Raimel Tapia, Outfield, Colorado Rockies


Date of Birth: 2/4/1994
Birthplace: San Pedro de Macoris, Dominican Republic

Raimel Tapia, outfielder for the Colorado Rockies, was signed by the Rockies in 2010. He played in the Rockies' minor league system from 2011 through 2016. In 577 games, he batted .317 with 728 hits, 126 doubles, 120 stolen bases, 308 RBIs, and 363 strikeouts to 147 walks. Defensively, he played 148 games in left field, 283 games in center field, and 124 games in right field.

Tapia spent most of the 2016 season in the minors, joining the Rockies for just 22 games.

Sources for Information
Wikipedia - Raimel Tapia
Baseball Reference - Raimel Tapia