- Bats: L, Throws: R
- St. Louis Cardinals
- Birth DateMay 15, 1991 (Age: 23)
- BirthplaceEl Tigre, Venezuela
- Experience1 year
- Ht/Wt5-11, 160 lbs.
*Career stats are updated nightly.
Rangers outfielder Rafael Ortega was claimed off waivers by the St. Louis Cardinals on Monday. Ortega had been designated for assignment by the Rangers on December 30 when the club acquired right-handed pitcher Miles Mikolas in a trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates.about 203 days ago | ESPNDallas.com |
ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Texas Rangers have received outfielder Rafael Ortega on a waiver claim from the Colorado Rockies.Ortega played 42 games for Double-A Tulsa in the Texas League last season before sustaining a hairline fracture on his shin.about 243 days ago | ESPN.com news services |
- Debut: 9/30/2012 @LAD - 2-3, SB