Rafael Furcal

Rafael Furcal

#152B,
Bio
Height/Weight: 5' 8"/197 lbs
Bat: S
Throw: R
Born: Loma de Cabrera, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: Undrafted 1996 signed by the
  • Marlins' Starling Marte out with fractured rib
    Salt Lake City Sun

    Marlins' Starling Marte out with fractured rib

    Miami Marlins outfielder Starling Marte will miss at least one week after being diagnosed with a fractured left rib. The Marlins said Monday that an MRI exam detected a non-displaced fracture in Marte's 12th rib. He will be re-evaluated in five to seven days.

  • Offishial news: Top prospects; top plays
    Fish Stripes

    Offishial news: Top prospects; top plays

    FG’s take on top prospects Eric Longenhagen of FanGraphs features 46 Marlins prospects with brief notes on 18 others. This is a very, very strong system,” he writes, “and perhaps the toolsiest in baseball. Longenhagen is known for putting more of an emphasis on players’ ceilings than other evaluators do, resulting in some unorthodox rankings.

  • Marlins shut out by Wood, Giants; Marte exits ninth-inning at-bat with injury
    Orlando Sentinel

    Marlins shut out by Wood, Giants; Marte exits ninth-inning at-bat with injury

    Tyler Rogers pitched a perfect ninth for his first save to complete the Giants’ third shutout in their past seven games. Closer Jake McGee, who blew a save in San Francisco’s 10-inning loss Saturday night, went on the injured list Sunday because he was feeling lingering effects from the COVID-19 vaccine.