From BR Bullpen
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 195 lb.
 Biographical Information
Pitcher Rafael Chaves played in the minors from 1986 to 1997.
Chaves was pitching coach for the AZL Mariners in 1998, Everett AquaSox in 1999, Wisconsin Timber Rattlers in 2000, San Bernardino Stampede in 2001, San Antonio Missions in 2002-2003, and Tacoma Rainiers in 2004-2005. He became the Seattle Mariners pitching coach in 2006, keeping the job in 2007 as well. In 2009-2012 Chaves was the minor league Pitching Coordinator for the Los Angeles Dodgers.