Rafael Furcal

Rafael Furcal

Height/Weight: 5' 8"/197 lbs
Bat: S
Throw: R
Born: Loma de Cabrera, Dominican Republic
College: None
Draft: Undrafted 1996 signed by the
  • Arizona Sports

    Report: Marlins expressed interest in D-backs' Ketel Marte

    The Miami Marlins have expressed interest in Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder Ketel Marte and catcher Carson Kelly, The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal reported Friday, but the potential for any deal remains unlikely for different reasons. Before the MLB owners locked out players this week, the Marlins had traded the Pittsburgh Pirates for catcher Jacob Stallings, making a future Kelly deal unnecessary.

  • Beyond the Box Score

    Marlins have been pretty active pre-lockout

    Several key prospects didn’t pan out, but as things stand, there is a rather exciting wave of young arms headlining their pitching staff and the future could be bright in South Florida. Entering this offseason the goal for this team wasn’t to go all win or even necessarily contend for day one, it’s obvious that every ball club wants to make the playoffs, but the objective is to retain its core players and add talent especially to the position players side.

  • Fish Stripes

    The Marlins like Kyle Schwarber. Does he make sense for them?

    Multiple reports—by MLB Network’s Jon Heyman and the Miami Herald’s Craig Mish and Barry Jackson—indicate that the Miami Marlins have shown interest in free agent Kyle Schwarber. The 2016 World Series hero split time between with the Washington Nationals and the Boston Red Sox this season (399 AB, 76 R, 106 H, 32 HR, 71 RBI, 1 SB, . BA, .