Rafael Figarola - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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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Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
3
1915
1923
CSW/ALM
15.7
0.4
-0.1
15.4
0.0
2
SP
7
1912
1919
MULT
15.5
0.0
-0.9
16.6
-0.3
3
SP
12
1907-08
1923
MULT
15.0
5.7
-2.3
12.5
-0.9
4
CF
4
1913
1916
CSW/ALM
12.1
11.0
-0.4
2.0
-0.5
5
SS
10
1908-09
1918-19
MULT
12.0
7.0
2.4
0.1
2.6
6
SP
6
1908
1915-16
MULT
9.9
0.8
0.1
9.0
-0.1
7
SP
6
1908-09
1915
MULT
9.3
-1.0
0.4
9.9
0.0
8
3B
9
1905-06
1915-16
MULT
8.2
6.2
1.3
0.0
0.7
9
1B
5
1905-06
1911-12
MULT
5.4
6.3
-0.4
0.0
-0.6
10
2B
4
1915
1919
CSW/SFP
4.7
2.9
1.7
0.0
0.1
11
SP
6
1905-06
1912
MULT
4.5
-0.5
-0.5
5.7
-0.1
12
SS
3
1912-13
1918
MULT
4.5
3.7
0.4
0.0
0.5
13
LF
6
1910
1923
MULT
4.4
4.7
0.5
0.0
-0.8
14
CF
3
1910-11
1912-13
FE/NLG
4.3
4.2
0.4
0.0
-0.4
15
SP
7
1904
1911
MULT
3.8
-0.3
-0.5
4.7
-0.1
16
SP
3
1911-12
1918
MULT
3.5
-0.5
0.0
4.0
0.0
17
SP
1
1918
1918
BRG
3.4
0.4
0.1
2.9
0.0
18
SP
2
1918-19
1919
CSW
3.1
0.2
-0.1
3.0
0.0
19
SP
1
1912-13
1912-13
NLG/FE
3.0
0.3
0.0
2.6
0.0
20
3B
5
1905-06
1910-11
MULT
2.9
0.8
1.9
0.4
-0.3
21
SP
1
1923
1923
CSW
2.8
0.0
0.0
2.9
0.0
22
CF
7
1906-07
1915-16
MULT
2.7
2.9
0.2
0.0
-0.4
23
LF
1
1923
1923
CSW
2.6
0.8
1.8
0.2
-0.2
24
1B
6
1906-07
1915-16
MULT
2.6
4.1
-0.5
-0.6
-0.5
25
LF
6
1906
1915-16
MULT
2.6
1.6
1.2
0.0
-0.2
26
SP
4
1915
1919
CSW/SFP
2.5
0.5
-1.8
4.1
-0.2
27
2B
5
1905
1911-12
MULT
2.3
1.2
1.2
0.0
0.0
28
SS
3
1915-16
1919
CSW/SFP
2.3
1.6
0.5
0.0
0.1
29
C
7
1905-06
1916
MULT
2.1
3.1
-1.3
0.0
0.3
30
SP
1
1905
1905
AZU
2.1
-0.1
0.0
2.2
0.0
31
RF
1
1923
1923
CSW
2.0
1.7
-0.3
0.9
-0.2
32
SS
5
1905
1915-16
MULT
1.9
1.8
-0.2
0.0
0.2
33
SP
3
1911-12
1915-16
MULT
1.8
0.0
0.0
1.8
0.1
34
LF
2
1912-13
1915-16
MULT
1.8
1.9
0.2
0.0
-0.3
35
LF
3
1906-07
1915-16
MULT
1.7
1.6
0.4
0.0
-0.2
36
CF
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
1.6
1.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
37
LF
10
1907-08
1919
MULT
1.6
5.1
-2.1
-0.1
-1.3
38
RF
5
1906
1915-16
MULT
1.5
2.0
0.6
-0.8
-0.3
39
SS
2
1906-07
1908-09
FE/HAB
1.5
1.1
0.4
0.0
0.1
40
SP
1
1919
1919
CSW
1.5
-0.2
-0.1
1.8
0.0
41
SP
3
1911-12
1915-16
MULT
1.5
-0.5
0.0
2.0
0.0
42
SP
2
1908-09
1910-11
FE
1.4
0.6
0.4
0.5
0.0
43
CF
2
1915-16
1919
MULT
1.4
0.8
0.4
0.4
-0.2
44
SP
3
1906-07
1915-16
SFP/FE
1.2
0.1
-0.2
1.3
0.0
45
C
2
1908-09
1915-16
SFP/FE
1.2
0.3
0.5
0.0
0.4
46
C
6
1912-13
1923
MULT
1.1
1.1
-1.1
0.0
1.1
47
SP
1
1923
1923
CSW
1.0
0.4
0.2
0.4
0.0
48
CF
1
1923
1923
CSW
1.0
1.9
-0.7
0.0
-0.2
49
SS
1
1911-12
1911-12
FE
1.0
0.4
0.6
0.0
0.0
50
C
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
0.9
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.1
51
2B
2
1910-11
1913-14
FE
0.9
0.4
0.5
0.0
0.0
52
LF
1
1911-12
1911-12
FE
0.9
1.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
53
C
4
1906
1912-13
MULT
0.8
0.6
0.0
0.0
0.3
54
SP
3
1908-09
1911
CSW/FE
0.8
0.0
0.0
0.8
0.0
55
SP
1
1906
1906
ROJ
0.7
-0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
56
3B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.7
-0.1
0.7
0.0
0.0
57
3B
4
1904
1915-16
MULT
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.1
58
3B
6
1905
1914
MULT
0.6
2.2
-1.6
0.0
-0.1
59
CF
5
1905-06
1911
FE/CSW
0.6
0.9
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
60
C
2
1905
1908-09
HAB/AZU
0.6
0.0
0.5
0.0
0.1
61
SS
2
1907
1908-09
CSW/FE
0.5
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
62
SP
3
1908-09
1911
MULT
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
63
2B
1
1923
1923
CSW
0.4
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.2
64
SP
1
1913-14
1913-14
FE
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
65
SP
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.7
0.0
66
SS
2
1906-07
1908-09
HAB/FE
0.4
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.1
67
RP
2
1905
1906-07
MULT
0.4
0.1
0.2
0.2
0.0
68
SP
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.5
0.0
69
RF
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.3
0.6
-0.4
0.2
-0.1
70
SP
3
1908
1910-11
MULT
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
71
SP
1
1923
1923
CSW
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
72
RF
1
1912-13
1912-13
NLG
0.3
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
73
1B
2
1911-12
1912-13
FE/NLG
0.3
0.0
0.4
0.0
0.0
74
LF
2
1906
1908-09
HAB/ROJ
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.1
75
RF
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
76
1B
2
1910-11
1911-12
FE
0.3
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
77
SP
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
0.2
0.6
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
78
C
2
1904
1905
AC1/AZU
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
79
1B
4
1905
1909-10
MULT
0.2
0.7
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
80
3B
1
1909-10
1909-10
ALM
0.2
0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.0
81
SP
2
1915-16
1918-19
CSW/SFP
0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.4
0.0
82
C
3
1911-12
1918
MULT
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
83
C
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
84
1B
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
85
CF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
0.0
86
C
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
-0.2
0.3
0.0
0.1
87
SP
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
88
C
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
2B
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
90
3B
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
91
LF
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
92
3B
1
1915-16
1915-16
ALM
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
RP
1
1913-14
1913-14
FE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
94
LF
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
RF
2
1904
1905-06
AC1/FE
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
96
3B
3
1910-11
1915-16
FE/SFP
0.1
-0.3
0.5
0.0
0.0
97
SS
7
1904
1913
MULT
0.1
1.1
-1.3
0.0
0.3
98
LF
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
CF
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
100
C
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
101
RP
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
CF
1
1907
1907
CSW
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
103
CF
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.0
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
104
1B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
RP
1
1911-12
1911-12
FE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
RF
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
CF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
1B
1
1915-16
1915-16
ALM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
CF
2
1906-07
1907-08
FE
0.0
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
110
C
1
1918-19
1918-19
CSW
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
111
SS
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
112
SP
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.0
-0.1
-0.2
0.4
0.0
113
RP
1
1907
1907
CSW
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
114
-
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
ALM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
2B
1
1918-19
1918-19
CSW
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
117
CF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
118
1B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
RF
1
1905
1905
AZU
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
120
RF
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
LF
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
122
-
1
1909-10
1909-10
ALM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
CF
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
3B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
3B
1
1912-13
1912-13
FE
0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
126
SP
1
1905-06
1905-06
FE
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
127
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
128
-
1
1918
1918
BRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
129
CF
1
1905-06
1905-06
FE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
130
LF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
131
RP
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
132
RP
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
133
RP
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
134
SS
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
135
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
SS
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
137
RF
1
1906
1906
ROJ
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
138
RF
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
139
RP
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
140
RP
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
141
LF
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
142
2B
1
1906-07
1906-07
FE
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
143
-
1
1909-10
1909-10
ALM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
144
SS
2
1907-08
1911-12
FE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
145
1B
2
1906
1910-11
ROJ/FE
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
146
3B
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
147
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
148
RF
2
1906
1907-08
ROJ/FE
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.1
149
RP
1
1918-19
1918-19
CSW
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
150
CF
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
151
-
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
152
C
1
1912-13
1912-13
NLG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
153
1B
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
154
RF
5
1904
1911
MULT
-0.1
1.2
-0.1
-0.9
-0.2
155
LF
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
156
RP
1
1908-09
1908-09
HAB
-0.2
0.2
0.1
-0.4
0.0
157
SS
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
158
C
3
1918-19
1923
CSW
-0.2
0.6
-1.2
0.0
0.4
159
SS
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
160
-
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
161
RF
2
1906-07
1909-10
ALM
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
162
1B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
163
1B
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
164
3B
1
1918
1918
BRG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
165
3B
3
1908-09
1911-12
MULT
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
166
C
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
167
RP
1
1911
1911-12
HPK/CSW
-0.2
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
168
2B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.2
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
169
-
1
1904
1904
AC1
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
170
2B
1
1915-16
1915-16
ALM
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
171
LF
2
1908-09
1918-19
FE/CSW
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.1
172
2B
1
1906
1906
ROJ
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
173
-
1
1913-14
1913-14
FE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
174
CF
1
1908-09
1908-09
HAB
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
175
-
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
176
-
1
1911-12
1911-12
FE
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
177
-
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.3
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
178
-
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
179
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
180
2B
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
181
RP
2
1905-06
1907
FE/CSW
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
182
RF
1
1906
1906
ROJ
-0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
183
RP
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
184
2B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
185
3B
1
1912-13
1912-13
FE/NLG
-0.3
-0.6
0.2
0.0
0.1
186
3B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
187
CF
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.4
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.0
188
-
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
189
2B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
190
RP
1
1918-19
1918-19
CSW
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
191
RF
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.4
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
192
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
193
C
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
194
-
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
195
1B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.4
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
196
C
1
1918-19
1918-19
CSW
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.1
197
-
1
1918-19
1918-19
CSW
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
198
C
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
-0.4
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
199
RP
1
1905
1905
AZU
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
200
RP
1
1913-14
1913-14
FE
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
201
CF
1
1905
1905-06
AZU/FE
-0.5
0.0
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
202
-
1
1906
1906
ROJ
-0.5
-0.1
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
203
LF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.6
-0.1
-0.4
0.0
-0.1
204
-
1
1910-11
1910-11
FE
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
205
CF
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
-0.6
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
0.0
206
-
1
1906-07
1906-07
ALM
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
207
-
1
1907-08
1907-08
FE
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
208
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
209
CF
3
1905
1910-11
MULT
-0.8
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
210
SS
1
1923
1923
CSW
-0.8
-0.6
-0.6
0.0
0.3
211
-
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
212
2B
1
1912-13
1912-13
NLG
-0.8
-0.6
-0.3
0.0
0.0
213
RF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
214
2B
2
1905
1907-08
FE/AZU
-0.9
0.0
-0.5
-0.4
0.1
215
3B
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-0.9
-0.4
-0.5
0.0
0.0
216
SS
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-1.0
-0.8
-0.3
0.0
0.1
217
RF
1
1915-16
1915-16
SFP
-1.1
0.0
0.1
-1.2
0.0
218
RP
2
1906
1908-09
ROJ/FE
-1.3
0.0
-0.3
-1.0
0.0
219
2B
1
1908-09
1908-09
FE
-1.3
0.2
-1.5
0.0
0.0
220
RF
1
1907
1907-08
CSW/FE
-1.4
0.7
-0.3
-1.7
-0.2
221
2B
3
1904
1908-09
MULT
-1.4
0.4
-0.4
-1.4
0.0
222
SS
3
1904
1907-08
MULT
-2.1
-0.8
-0.6
-0.8
0.1
223
2B
5
1905-06
1911
MULT
-2.2
-1.1
-1.1
0.0
0.0
224
LF
9
1906
1916
MULT
-3.8
-0.7
-2.2
0.0
-0.9
225
3B
5
1915
1923
CSW
-6.0
-2.1
-4.8
0.0
0.9

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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