Rafael Devers

Rafael Devers

Personal Information

Full Name Rafael Devers Calcaño
Date of Birth October 24, 1996
Nationality Dominican
Height 1.83 m
Role Third baseman

Rafael Devers News

WATCH: Rafael Devers and Tyler O'Neill endure frightening collision as Red Sox 3B makes catch on scary pop fly WATCH: Rafael Devers and Tyler O'Neill endure frightening collision as Red Sox 3B makes catch on scary pop fly
WATCH: Rafael Devers and Tyler O'Neill endure frightening collision as Red Sox 3B makes catch on scary pop fly
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Rafael Devers: A Brief Biography

Rafael Devers. Source: Getty Images   ​
Rafael Devers. Source: Getty Images ​


Rafael Devers Calcaño is a Dominican professional baseball third baseman for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball.


Born on October 24, 1996, in Sánchez, Dominican Republic, Rafael started his career at a very young age. Signed by the Red Sox as a 16-year-old free agent in August 2013, Rafael made his Major League Baseball debut in 2017.


Within a short time in the majors, Rafael won the Silver Slugger Award in 2021 and was an All-Star in 2021 and 2022. His biggest coup, however, was winning the World Series with the Boston Red Sox in 2018.


Rafael is a rising star in Major League Baseball. He is a dynamic player with a bright future.


Rafael Devers Personal Information


NameRafael Devers Calcaño
Age26
DOBOctober 24, 1996
NationalityDominican
Mother NameLucrecia Garcia
Father nameRafael Sr.
ProfessionBaseball
Net Worth$5 million (approximately)
Height1.83 meters (183cm)
Weight109 kgs (240.3 Pounds)
EducationHigh School Graduate
Relationship StatusSingle


Rafael Devers's Early Life

Rafael was born on October 24, 1996, in Sánchez, Dominican Republic, to Mr. Devers and Lucrecia Garcia. Rafael picked up playing baseball early in his life and went on to sign with the Red Sox organization as a 16-year-old free agent in August 2013.

Rafael Devers's Personal Life

Rafael Devers's father, Rafael Sr., played baseball back in the day and was his son's biggest inspiration. Rafael's cousin, Jose Devers, also played in the MLB with the Miami Marlins.


Rafael is fondly called “Carita,” which means “baby face,” because he was always happy and smiling as a child.


Rafael Devers. Source: Getty Images
Rafael Devers. Source: Getty Images


Rafael Devers's Family Background

Rafael Devers's parents, Rafael Sr. and Lucrecia Garcia, are both Dominican natives. Rafael, who was born in Sánchez, also originates from the Dominican Republic. He holds a Dominican Republic passport and speaks both English and Spanish fluently.

Rafael Devers's Wife/Girlfriend

Rafael Devers is not married and there is no information regarding a girlfriend either, as of 2023.

Rafael Devers's Kids

The 26-year-old Rafael Devers has a daughter named Rachelese with his Dominican girlfriend. She was born on February 10, 2020. Rafael has not yet revealed his girlfriend’s name or any further information.


Rafael Devers’s Social Media

Rafael Devers has an active social media account on Instagram. He has 227k followers and follows 235 people as of July 2023.


Instagram - @rafael.devers

Rafael Devers’s Net Worth

Rafael Devers has an estimated net worth of $5 million as of 2023; however, the exact figure is yet to be verified. Rafael's net worth is predicted to increase over the years as his baseball career progresses.

Rafael Devers's Career Stats

Rafael Devers was called up to the Red Sox on July 23, 2017, and made his MLB debut that night, going 1-for-5 with a single. In his first full season in 2018, Rafael hit .284 with 20 home runs and 72 RBIs. He was named the AL Rookie of the Year runner-up to Shohei Ohtani. Devers picked up pace in 2019, hitting 32 home runs and 100 RBIs, also winning the Silver Slugger Award at third base that year. In 2021 he hit 38 home runs and 113 RBIs, and he was selected to his first All-Star Game.


As of 2023, Devers's career stats read 496 runs, 861 hits, and 531 RBI, with an average of .280 in 3,076 at-bats.

Rafael Devers’s Achievements

Rafael Devers is a young, talented player who is still under team control for several years. He is a key part of the Red Sox's future and is expected to be a star for many years to come. Some of Rafael Devers's career highlights include:


  • 2018 AL Rookie of the Year runner-up

  • 2019 Silver Slugger Award at third base

  • 2021 All-Star

  • 2021 AL Silver Slugger Award at third base


Rafael Devers. Source: Getty Images
Rafael Devers. Source: Getty Images


Rafael Devers's Contract

Rafael Dever agreed to a $1.5 million deal

when he signed with the Red Sox as a 16-year-old free agent. He was ranked sixth among the top 50 international prospects then.

Rafael signed a $11.2 million contract with the Red Sox, avoiding salary arbitration on March 23, 2022. On January 3, 2023, Rafael and the Red Sox agreed to a $17.5 million salary for the 2023 season. Then on January 11, Rafael and the Red Sox organization signed a ten-year contract extension worth $313.5 million.

Rafael Devers’s Cars

Rafael Devers conceded that his first car was a Toyota Highlander during an interview in 2018. He also stated that he drove a Mazda at the time.


There are no recent updates regarding his cars.


FAQs

A. Rafael Devers is a Dominican professional baseball third baseman for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball.

A. Rafael Devers has been selected to two MLB All-Star games in his career up until now.

A. Rafael Devers is 1.83m tall.

A. Rafael Devers is a third baseman for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball.

A. No, Rafael Devers is not married yet. There is no information about his girlfriend either as of 2023.