Rogie vs. Rafa month by month...
Career titlesd month by month January-November:
January: Rogie (5), Rafa (0)
February: Rogie (5), Rafa (3)
March: Rogie (6), Rafa (3)
April: Rogie (3), Rafa (9)
May: Rogie (6), Rafa (6)
June: Rogie (6), Rafa (5)
July: Rogie (7), Rafa (5)
August: Rogie (5), Rafa (3)
September: Rogie (5), Rafa (1)
October: Rogie (9), Rafa (1)
November: Rogie (4), Rafa (0)
Rafa the last four months of the season has a measily 5 of his 36 titles, but Rogie has 23 of his 61 titles at this point in the season.
Rogie is clearly the better Januray-March player before clay season: 16-6 over Rafa.
April is a very big clay month and it's where Rafa holds the 9-3 advantage over Rogie.
May through August it's close: 6-6, 6-5 Rogie, 7-5 Rogie, and 5-3 Rogie, overall 24-19 Rogie.
September-November is where it really gets one sided: 5-1, 9-1, and 4-0, overall 18-2 Rogie.
Only in the month of April does Rafa win more events than Rogie.
Rogie clearly can play a full season more dominant than Rafa and always finshes seasons stronger.
My next post will be Rogie vs. Rafa 2004-2009 to date...