Jorge Rafael Padilla
Positions: Pinch Hitter and Outfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 205 lb.
Born: August 11, 1979 in Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico
High School: Florida Air Academy HS (Melbourne, FL)
Drafted by the Philadelphia Phillies in the 3rd round of the 1998 amateur draft.
Signed July 19, 1998.
Debut: August 5, 2009 (Age 29.359, 17,225th in MLB history)
vs. FLA 1 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Team: Nationals 2009
Final Game: October 4, 2009 (Age 30.054)
vs. ATL 3 AB, 1 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
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News -- February 2013
- 2/4 District On Deck: Washington Nationals Countdown To Spring Training: 8 Days: The off-season is almost over. Less than three weeks until Washington Nationals pitchers and catchers report to Viera. To celebrate...
News -- December 2012
- 12/17 Phillies Nation: Snapshot: Ten Years of BA’s Phillies Top Ten: With the launch of Baseball America’s Top 10 Phillies prospects today, a few folks have Tweeted me and asked me questions...
News -- July 2012
- 7/13 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Padres | Jorge Padilla releasedThe San Diego Padres released OF Jorge Padilla....[+]
News -- May 2012
- 5/31 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Padres | Jorge Padilla signsThe San Diego Padres signed free-agent OF Jorge Padilla (Marlins) to a minor league deal Wednesday, May 30....[+]
News -- November 2011
- 11/26 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: MLB | Jorge Padilla enjoying productive season in winter ball: Free-agent OF Jorge Padilla (Marlins) is currently batting .475 for the Caguas Criollos of the Puerto Rican Winter League and...[+]
News -- January 2011
- 1/19 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Marlins | Two sign: The Florida Marlins signed free-agent OFs Alex Romero (Braves) and Jorge Padilla (Mets) to minor league deals Wednesday, Jan....[+]
- 1/19 MLBTradeRumors: Minor League Signings: Bynum, Padilla, Romero: A few notable minor league signings, courtesy of Baseball America's Matt Eddy...
The Cardinals signed infielder Freddie ...
News -- June 2010
- 6/27 MLBTradeRumors: Week In Review: 6/20/10 - 6/26/10: Do you know what time it is? If you said "game time", I'll award you partial credit. It's Sunday night, which means it's time...
- 6/27 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Blue Jays | Clint Everts acquired: The Toronto Blue Jays have acquired SP Clint Everts from the New York Mets to complete an earlier trade for OF Jorge Padilla,...[+]
- 6/27 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Mets | Clint Everts sent to Toronto: The New York Mets have sent SP Clint Everts to the Toronto Blue Jays to complete an earlier trade for OF Jorge Padilla, according...[+]
- 6/19 The UpperCard Network: More on Mariners Demands For Cliff Lee, Mets Make Trade: The latest from FOX Sports Ken Rosenthal in Full Count: The Mets acquired Jorge Padilla from the Bluejays today and he’s...
- 6/19 MLBTradeRumors: Mets Acquire Jorge Padilla : The Mets have acquired outfielder Jorge Padilla from the Blue Jays, according to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com (via Twitter)....
- 6/19 KFFL.com Hot off the Wire: Mets | Jorge Padilla acquired from Toronto: The New York Mets have acquired OF Jorge Padilla from the Toronto Blue Jays and assigned him to Triple-A Buffalo, according to...[+]