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Even though most people are still bitter about what happened at the trade deadline, there is still hope for the Chicago Cubs on the North Side.

For one thing, Jed Hoyer performed admirably during the trade deadline. It’s fine if you don’t think you’ll make the playoffs this year at 51-56, because – let’s be honest – that’s not what the remainder of the 2021 season is about.

It’s still crucial to notice the growth of the organization’s newer younger players, as they can assist determine its future. Rafael Ortega is one player in the Cubs lineup who is currently tearing it up.

Ortega has hit .319/369/.549 in 113 at-bats since being called up in May. He is 9-for-16 with four home runs and a double in his last four games, while driving in seven in his last two games over the weekend.

He enjoyed his finest game of his career over the weekend, tying a Cubs single-game record with three home runs and five RBIs.

The Rockies selected the 30-year-old Venezuelan as an international free agent in 2008.

He has played for the Colorado Rockies, Texas Rangers, St. Louis Cardinals, Los Angeles Angels, San Diego Padres, Miami Marlins, Atlanta Braves, and the Chicago Cubs, among others.

In that time, he has appeared throughout 192 major league games, slashing.243/.299/.324 in his career.

Is Rafael Ortega Married?

Rafeal Ortega is married to GerBella de Ortega. The couple have been married for over 10 years and have to children together.

Who Is Rafael Ortega Girlfriend?

Rafael Ortega is currently married to his long term girlfriend GerBella de Ortega.