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Rafael Soriano
ERA S K
3.19 32 59
Team: WashingtonHt / Wt: 6-4 / 230 NFBC ADP: 144.64
Position: RPBorn: 12/19/1979 Birthplace: San Jose, DR
Bats/Throws: R/R Draft: Undrafted by Mariners (1996)


Latest News
Oct. 3 7:43 AM PT8:43 AM MT9:43 AM CT10:43 AM ET10:43 ET14:43 GMT22:43 7:43 AM MST9:43 AM EST10:13 AM VEN18:43 UAE9:43 AM CT-Left-hander Ross Detwiler has been left off the Washington Nationals' roster for their NL Division Series against the San Francisco Giants while Soriano made the 25-man cut.
Analysis: Soriano began the season as the NL East champions' closer and converted 22 of 24 save opportunities with a 0.97 ERA before the All-Star break. Since then, though, he blew five of 15 save chances, and Drew Storen took over the ninth-inning role.
Sep. 6 12:05 PM PT1:05 PM MT2:05 PM CT3:05 PM ET15:05 ET19:05 GMT3:05 12:05 PM MST2:05 PM EST2:35 PM VEN23:05 UAE2:05 PM CT-Nationals manager Matt Williams will use a closer-by-committee approach over the next few days while struggling Rafael Soriano seeks to correct the flaws in his delivery.
Analysis: Soriano blew a three-run lead in the ninth inning Friday night, allowing two homers in Washington's 9-8, 11-inning loss to Philadelphia.
May 11 9:30 AM PT10:30 AM MT11:30 AM CT12:30 PM ET12:30 ET16:30 GMT0:30 9:30 AM MST11:30 AM EST12:00 PM VEN20:30 UAE11:30 AM CT-Soriano choked in the ninth Saturday.
Analysis: He allowed two runs and three hits. It was Soriano's first blown save since Aug. 17, 2013, and ended his career-high streak of 25 consecutive scoreless innings.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2002 Sea 0 3 1 - 1 10 8 0 47.1 45 25 24 8 16 1 32 1.29 4.56
2003 Sea 3 0 1 - 2 40 0 0 53.0 30 9 9 2 12 1 68 0.79 1.53
2004 Sea 0 3 0 - 1 6 0 0 3.1 9 6 5 0 3 0 3 3.60 13.50
2005 Sea 0 0 0 - 0 7 0 0 7.1 6 2 2 0 1 0 9 0.95 2.45
2006 Sea 1 2 2 - 6 53 0 0 60.0 44 15 15 6 21 0 65 1.08 2.25
2007 Atl 3 3 9 - 12 71 0 0 72.0 47 26 24 12 15 2 70 0.86 3.00
2008 Atl 0 1 3 - 4 14 0 0 14.0 7 5 4 1 9 2 16 1.14 2.57
2009 Atl 1 6 27 - 31 77 0 0 75.2 53 25 25 6 27 4 102 1.06 2.97
2010 TB 3 2 45 - 48 64 0 0 62.1 36 14 12 4 14 2 57 0.80 1.73
2011 NYY 2 3 2 - 5 42 0 0 39.1 33 18 18 4 18 2 36 1.30 4.12
2012 NYY 2 1 42 - 46 69 0 0 67.2 55 17 17 6 24 4 69 1.17 2.26
2013 Was 3 3 43 - 49 68 0 0 66.2 65 24 23 7 17 2 51 1.23 3.11
2014 Was 4 1 32 - 39 64 0 0 62.0 51 23 22 4 19 0 59 1.13 3.19
Career 22 28 207 - 244 585 8 0 630.2 481 209 200 60 196 20 637 1.07 2.85

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2002 Sea 11 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000
Career 586 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .000 .000 .000

Postseason

Pitching Statistics
Year Team Round W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K ERA
2010 TB Total 0 0 1 - 1 3 0 0 3.0 4 3 3 2 0 0 1 9.00
    LDS 0 0 1 - 1 3 0 0 3.0 4 3 3 2 0 0 1 9.00
2011 NYY Total 0 1 0 - 0 3 0 0 4.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 4 1.93
    LDS 0 1 0 - 0 3 0 0 4.2 1 1 1 1 0 0 4 1.93
2012 NYY Total 0 0 0 - 0 3 0 0 4.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.00
    LDS 0 0 0 - 0 2 0 0 3.1 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0.00
    LCS 0 0 0 - 0 1 0 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
2014 Was Total 0 0 0 - 0 2 0 0 2.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
    LDS 0 0 0 - 0 2 0 0 2.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0.00
Career 0 1 1 - 1 11 0 0 14.1 8 4 4 3 0 0 8 2.51


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 715 94 86 91.2 70.93
Slider 292 88 76 84.8 28.97
Changeup 1 82 82 82 .1

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