Rafael Lopez (baseball)

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Rafael Lopez
Lopez playing for the Iowa Cubs, triple-A affiliates of the Chicago Cubs, in 2014
Cincinnati Reds
Born: (1987-08-07) August 7, 1987 (age 32)
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Bats: Left Throws: Right
MLB debut
September 2, 2014, for the Chicago Cubs
MLB statistics
(through 2014 season)
Batting average .182
Home runs 0
Runs batted in 1

Rafael Manuel Lopez (born October 2, 1987) is an American professional baseball catcher in the Cincinnati Reds organization. He has played in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Chicago Cubs.


Lopez was drafted by the Chicago Cubs in the 16th round of the 2011 Major League Baseball Draft out of Florida State University.[1]

Lopez was called up to the majors for the first time on September 2, 2014.

Lopez was designated for assignment on June 27, 2015.

He was traded to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for pitching prospect Manuel Rondon.

On April 19, 2016, Lopez signed with the Bridgeport Bluefish of the Atlantic League of Professional Baseball.

On May 3,2016,He signed a Minor League deal with the Reds.


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