From BR Bullpen
Raúl Ramon Mondesí Avelino
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 11", Weight 202 lb.
 Biographical Information
Raúl Mondesí played thirteen years in the major leagues, hitting 271 home runs and stealing 229 bases. He was the 1994 National League Rookie of the Year and won Gold Gloves in 1995 and 1997. For five years running (1999-2003) he was one of the ten highest-paid players in the league.
His oldest son, Raul Mondesi Jr. began his professional career in the Milwaukee Brewers organization in 2010, while a second son, Raul Adalberto Mondesi began playing in the Kansas City Royals organization in 2012.
He is currently the mayor of San Cristobal.
 Notable Achievements
- 1994 NL Rookie of the Year Award
- 1994 Topps All-Star Rookie Team
- NL All-Star (1995)
- 2-time NL Gold Glove Winner (1995 & 1997)
- 20-Home Run Seasons: 9 (1995-2003)
- 30-Home Run Seasons: 3 (1997-1999)
|NL Rookie of the Year|
|Mike Piazza||Raul Mondesi||Hideo Nomo|