KANSAS CITY -- Agreed to terms with SS Rafael Furcal
on a minor league contract.
Louis signed pitcher Adam Wainwright to a long-term deal, helping offset the expected loss of pitcher Chris Carpenter and shortstop Rafael Furcal
to injury for the season.
also hit a three-bagger, making the NL the first league with three in an All-Star game.
Louis Cardinals also continued to load up for a pennant run, grabbing shortstop Rafael Furcal
from the Los Angeles Dodgers while the Boston Red Sox bolstered their starting rotation by landing lefty Erik Bedard from the Seattle Mariners.
The Dodgers then loaded the bases in the sixth to give themselves the opportunity of taking the lead but shortstop Rafael Furcal
El mas elocuente es el dominicano Rafael Furcal
, quien le grita a todo pulmon "dejame darte la mano, Vinicio, porque tu eres caballo en esta mierda".
San Luis tiene todo para clasificar, a diferencia de los Bravos que perdieron a Rafael Furcal
, pieza importante en su exito.
Among the better paid Dominican players are: Alex Rodriguez (US$25.7 million), Manny Ramirez (US$19.8 million), Sammy Sosa (US$17.8 million), Vladimir Guerrero (US$12.5 million), Adrian Beltre (US$11.4 million), Albert Pujols (US$11 million), Pedro Martinez (US$10.8 million), Bartolo Colon (US$10 million), Aramis Ramirez (US$8.25 million), Alfonso Soriano (US$7.5 million), Moises Alou (US$7 million), Rafael Furcal
(US$5.6 million), David Ortiz (US$5.2 million), Luis Castillo (US$4.9 million), Odalis Perez (US$4.5 million) and Juan Encarnacion (US$4.4 million).
smacked a two-run homer in the bottom of the 11th to earn Atlanta a 4-2 win over Houston and tie the series.DIVISIONAL SERIES (best-of-five): Atlanta 4 Houston 2 (11 innings, series tied 1-1), St Louis 8 Los Angeles 3 (St Louis leads series 2-0).
Yankees 1996 Nomar Garciaparra, Red Sox 1997 Angel Berroa, Royals 2003 NATIONAL LEAGUE SHORTSTOP, TEAM YEAR Rafael Furcal
, Braves 2000 Hanley Ramirez, Marlins 2006
From the arrivals of Chipper (http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/j/jonesch06.shtml) and Andruw Jones (http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/j/jonesan01.shtml) in the mid-90s, to Rafael Furcal
(http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/f/furcara02.shtml)'s ROY campaign in 2000, to Jason Heyward (http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/h/heywaja01.shtml)'s breakout 2010, homegrown talent has been a cornerstone of the Braves franchise.
The Phillies scored two more runs in the fifth on three Dodger errors all committed by shortstop Rafael Furcal