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Rafael Figarola



Rafael Figarola González


Born: 1882 in Pinar del Río, Cuba


Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
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• Inducted into the Cuban Baseball Hall of Fame in 1950
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Fielding
Glossary
Catcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
AZU
PV
23
3
3
26.0
13
5
0
0
2
10
1.000
.940
6.23
6.33
-1.3
-51.0
0.6
-1.9
ROJ
PV
24
2
18.0
11
6
0
0
2
4
1.000
.965
8.50
5.90
-1.3
-73.7
1.4
-2.7
CSH
NAC
25
4
4
35.0
23
5
1
0
0
6
.966
.946
7.20
5.95
-0.9
-25.8
-0.9
0.0
FE
CUB
25
2
17.0
7
5
2
0
1
2
.857
.945
6.35
6.09
0.6
38.1
0.8
-0.2
CSH
NAC
26
17
16
132.2
76
23
7
1
2
6
.934
.945
6.72
5.68
1.0
7.3
1.8
-0.8
HAB
NvC
26
7
62.0
39
9
0
3
0
7
1.000
.981
6.97
6.71
-0.5
-8.1
-0.5
0.0
HAB
CvM
26
6
54.0
31
10
3
1
1
16
.932
.975
6.83
7.23
0.6
11.7
0.6
0.0
FE
CUB
26
1
4.0
2
2
0
0
0
1
1.000
.965
9.00
6.25
0.6
157.3
0.5
0.1
ALM
CUB
27
2
18.0
15
3
2
0
1
6
.900
.950
9.00
7.20
-0.7
-37.9
0.2
-0.9
SC1
WES
28
20
173.0
101
17
8
4
3
3
.937
.965
6.14
7.26
-6.2
-35.6
-5.8
-0.4
FE
CUB
28
4
27.1
11
4
1
0
1
22
.938
.952
4.94
6.74
-1.0
-36.0
-0.3
-0.6
CSH
EAS
29
8
61.0
46
10
1
1
0
14
.982
.943
8.26
7.60
1.5
24.6
0.8
0.7
HPK
CvM
29
11
98.0
40
17
3
0
0
0
.950
.964
5.23
7.08
-1.2
-12.4
-1.2
0.0
FE
CUB
29
9
53.1
31
11
2
0
2
19
.955
.958
7.09
7.02
-1.9
-36.1
0.5
-2.4
CSH
WES
30
9
61.1
36
5
0
0
0
2
1.000
.973
6.02
7.18
0.2
2.8
-0.4
0.6
NLG
NvC
30
1
8.0
3
0
0
0
0
2
1.000
.946
3.38
6.40
0.1
17.9
-0.6
0.7
FE
CUB
30
30
251.0
146
45
8
1
3
62
.960
.935
6.85
7.35
-0.1
-0.4
0.9
-1.0
CSH
WES
31
16
126.1
66
15
2
1
3
11
.976
.964
5.77
7.00
-3.4
-26.7
-1.3
-2.1
FE
CUB
31
31
258.0
117
50
7
1
1
71
.960
.976
5.83
6.38
1.1
4.2
1.3
-0.2
CSH
WES
32
14
106.2
66
15
1
2
1
7
.988
.973
6.83
6.60
-0.2
-2.1
-0.4
0.2
CSH
WES
33
11
72.0
62
9
2
1
1
13
.973
.955
8.88
6.80
1.6
22.1
-0.8
2.4
AP
NvC
33
1
2.0
3
2
0
0
0
4
1.000
.976
22.50
7.33
0.8
412.9
0.7
0.1
SFP
CUB
33
6
47.0
17
7
2
0
0
15
4
.923
.973
4.60
6.36
0.8
16.1
-0.9
1.6
CSW
WES
34
2
9.0
3
0
0
0
0
1
1.000
.969
3.00
6.93
-0.3
-31.8
-0.5
0.3
BRG
EAS
36
2
17.0
10
5
0
1
3
3
1.000
.952
7.94
6.48
-3.1
-181.7
1.1
-4.2
CUS
CUB
36
3
23.0
9
5
0
0
0
9
1.000
.956
5.48
4.75
0.8
33.1
0.5
0.2
CSW
WES
37
3
28.0
7
7
2
0
0
0
.875
.965
4.50
6.14
1.1
38.9
1.1
0.0
14
11
225
23
1788.2
991
292
54
17
27
316
4
.960
.960
6.46
6.76
-11.3
-6.3
-0.8
-10.5


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
CSH
NAC
26
2
1
12.1
13
0
0
0
1.000
.986
9.49
11.16
-0.3
-27.8
-0.3
SC1
WES
28
2
13.0
16
1
0
0
1.000
.975
11.77
10.78
0.0
-1.6
0.0
FE
CUB
28
2
16.0
18
0
2
1
.900
.960
10.13
10.53
-0.5
-31.0
-0.5
CSH
EAS
29
9
68.0
64
2
0
2
1.000
.971
8.74
10.44
-1.8
-26.9
-1.8
FE
CUB
29
2
18.0
20
1
1
3
.955
.973
10.50
11.29
-0.1
-5.1
-0.1
CSH
WES
30
12
95.0
99
7
2
1
.981
.963
10.04
10.57
1.3
13.8
1.3
FE
CUB
30
1
8.2
8
0
0
1
1.000
.960
8.31
10.59
-0.3
-36.5
-0.3
CSH
WES
31
1
2.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.980
18.00
10.83
0.0
-25.0
0.0
CSH
WES
32
14
112.2
130
13
0
4
1.000
.976
11.42
11.14
1.4
12.4
1.4
CSH
WES
33
2
8.0
8
2
2
0
.833
.971
11.25
11.36
0.8
104.7
0.8
SFP
CUB
33
6
37.2
44
1
2
0
.957
.967
10.75
11.08
-1.1
-29.7
-1.1
CSW
WES
34
3
25.0
29
1
0
1
1.000
.975
10.80
11.61
-0.4
-14.3
-0.4
BRG
EAS
36
4
32.1
39
3
2
5
.955
.969
11.69
10.87
1.0
31.5
1.0
CUS
CUB
36
9
71.1
92
3
3
6
.969
.977
11.99
11.89
-1.5
-21.1
-1.5
CSW
WES
37
4
28.0
27
0
0
1
1.000
.977
8.68
11.40
-1.1
-39.1
-1.1
10
5
73
1
548.0
611
34
14
25
.979
.972
10.59
11.04
-2.7
-4.8
-2.7


Glossary
Shortstop
Team Lg Lg Lg
AZU
PV
23
17
17
154.0
24
61
19
4
.817
.805
4.97
4.77
0.2
1.1
0.2
FE
NvC
23
2
18.0
3
6
1
0
.900
.861
4.50
5.30
-0.8
-45.8
-0.8
FE
CUB
23
3
17.0
1
8
1
0
.900
.820
4.76
5.02
1.0
59.6
1.0
FE
CUB
25
2
11.0
1
4
1
1
.833
.824
4.09
5.08
-0.5
-48.1
-0.5
2
2
24
17
200.0
29
79
22
5
.831
.812
4.86
4.86
-0.2
-0.9
-0.2


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
AC1
IND
22
2
1
10.2
3
0
1
0
.750
.976
2.53
1.49
0.8
79.4
1.0
-0.2
FE
CUB
23
2
10.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.845
2.70
1.22
0.9
91.7
1.0
-0.1
ROJ
PV
24
2
10.2
1
1
0
0
1.000
.880
1.69
1.36
0.5
43.1
0.0
0.5
FE
CUB
24
4
32.0
4
1
1
0
.833
.882
1.41
1.48
0.0
-0.9
-0.2
0.2
FE
CUB
26
1
8.1
1
0
0
0
1.000
.887
1.08
1.27
0.0
-4.5
0.1
-0.1
CSW
WES
37
1
2.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.938
4.50
1.32
0.4
194.4
0.4
0.0
5
4
12
1
73.2
13
2
2
0
.882
.892
1.83
1.40
2.5
34.6
2.2
0.3


Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
AC1
IND
22
3
3
25.1
1
0
1
0
.500
.919
0.36
2.20
-2.1
-84.6
-1.5
-0.7
FE
CUB
25
2
13.0
6
0
1
0
.857
.915
4.15
2.02
1.9
147.3
2.0
-0.1
CSH
NAC
26
2
1
10.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.940
0.90
2.01
-0.7
-66.4
-1.2
0.5
FE
CUB
30
1
1.0
0
0
0
0
.924
0.00
1.95
-0.1
-128.4
-0.1
0.0
4
3
8
4
49.1
7
1
2
0
.800
.922
1.46
2.11
-1.0
-20.7
-0.8
-0.2


Glossary
Pitcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
FE
CUB
23
4
29.0
1
9
0
0
1.000
.867
3.10
2.91
ALM
NvC
24
1
9.0
0
2
0
0
1.000
.903
2.00
4.21
FE
CUB
24
2
6.0
1
3
1
0
.800
.922
6.00
3.78
FE
CUB
25
1
8.0
1
2
0
0
1.000
.914
3.38
3.68
3
2
8
52.0
3
16
1
0
.950
.887
3.29
3.35


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
AC1
IND
22
1
1
9.0
0
0
0
0
.880
0.00
1.77
-0.7
-73.5
-0.5
-0.1
CSH
WES
33
1
2.0
0
0
0
0
.952
0.00
2.36
-0.3
-158.4
-0.3
0.0
2
2
2
1
11.0
0
0
0
0
.000
.893
0.00
1.87
-1.0
-88.9
-0.8
-0.2


Glossary
Second Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
FE
CUB
23
1
4.0
0
0
0
0
.872
0.00
4.57
-0.6
-153.3
-0.6
FE
CUB
30
1
3.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.931
3.00
5.01
0.0
13.0
0.0
2
1
2
7.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.897
1.29
4.76
-0.6
-82.1
-0.6



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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James