Will Venable

#25, RF, San Diego
Will Venable
  • Height:
    6-3
  • Weight:
    205
  • Bats:
    L
  • Throws:
    L
  • Born:
    October 29, 1982
  • Birth Place:
    Greenbrae, California
  • College:
    Princeton
  • Draft:
    2005 7ᵗʰ round by the San Diego Padres
  • AVG
    .222
  • HR
    6
  • RBI
    28
  • R
    39


Player Notes
Will Venable is not in the Padres starting lineup for Wednesday's contest against the Phillies

Advice: It appears to be just a routine day off for the struggling outfielder. After a breakthrough 2013 campaign, he's hitting just .222/.289/.316 with 101 strikeouts in 370 at-bats.

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8 hours ago Rotoworld
Will Venable (back) went 0-for-1 with a walk and two strikeouts Monday in his return to action against the Phillies.

Advice: Venable hadn't started a game since last Wednesday due to a back strain. The 31-year-old owns a disappointing .221/.290/.317 batting line over 134 games this season.

Wed, Sep 17 Rotoworld
Will Venable (back) was used as a pinch-runner in Sunday's loss to the Diamondbacks.

Advice: Venable remained absent from the starting lineup with a back strain. It's a good sign that he felt well enough to run and he's likely to return fully this week. The outfielder has registered a disappointing .222/.287/.318 batting line in 132 games this season.

Mon, Sep 15 Rotoworld
Will Venable returned to action on Sunday September 14. Mon, Sep 15 Rotoworld
Will Venable (back) remains out of the Padres' lineup Saturday against the Diamondbacks.

Advice: Venable has been sidelined with a back strain since Wednesday. He holds a poor batting line of .222/.287/.318 with six home runs and 27 RBI on the season.

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Mon, Sep 15 Rotoworld
Will Venable was diagnosed with a back strain.

Advice: Venable left Wednesday's loss to the Dodgers after five innings and Padres manager Bud Black told reporters after the game that he will "probably be out a couple days." Venable has been a major disappointment this season, batting just .222/.287/.318 with six home runs and nine stolen bases in 132 games. He had 22 homers and 22 steals in 2013.

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Sat, Sep 13 Rotoworld
Will Venable left Wednesday's game against the Dodgers with an undisclosed injury.

Advice: It's unclear what happened to the outfielder, but Cameron Maybin replaced him in center field to start the bottom of the fifth inning. The Padres should give an update on his status shortly.

More: Dennis Lin on Twitter

Wed, Sep 10 Rotoworld

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Friday, September 19

Head-to-head vs. San Francisco

Head-to-head vs. San Francisco
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Career vs. SF 86 258 32 61 11 3 8 18 16 70 13 6 .236 .281 .395 .676
Home (this year) 68 196 22 44 5 2 5 20 12 54 5 4 .224 .275 .347 .622
Night (this year) 92 249 23 52 8 1 4 22 22 65 4 5 .209 .276 .297 .574
Last game vs. SF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
Career vs. Tim Hudson 25 4 0 0 1 3 1 7 0 0 .160 .185 .280 .465
Batting
Last 10 Games Season To Date
Date Opp. Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep 18 Phi W 7-3 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 .221 .288 .323 .611
Sep 16 Phi W 5-4 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .222 .289 .316 .605
Sep 15 Phi W 1-0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .221 .290 .317 .607
Sep 14 @Ari L 6-8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .287 .318 .605
Sep 10 @LAD L 0-4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .222 .287 .318 .605
Sep 9 @LAD W 6-3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .223 .286 .319 .604
Sep 7 @Col L 0-6 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .224 .286 .321 .607
Sep 6 @Col L 6-7 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .223 .285 .320 .605
Sep 4 Ari L 1-5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .284 .319 .603
Sep 3 Ari L 1-6 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .219 .282 .317 .599
Career Stats
Batting
Batting
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
2008 SD 28 110 16 29 4 2 2 10 13 21 1 1 .264 .339 .391 .730
2009 SD 95 293 38 75 14 2 12 38 25 89 6 1 .256 .323 .440 .763
2010 SD 131 392 60 96 11 7 13 51 45 128 29 7 .245 .324 .408 .732
2011 SD 121 370 49 91 14 7 9 44 31 92 26 3 .246 .310 .395 .704
2012 SD 148 417 62 110 26 8 9 45 41 94 24 6 .264 .335 .429 .765
2013 SD 151 481 64 129 22 8 22 53 29 118 22 6 .268 .312 .484 .796
2014 SD 136 375 40 83 13 2 7 31 32 102 9 5 .221 .288 .323 .611
Totals 810 2438 329 613 104 36 74 272 216 644 117 29 .251 .316 .415 .731
Fielding
Fielding
Year Team G POS GS INN PO TC A E DP FPCT
2008 SD 27 CF 26 238 84 85 1 0 0 1.000
2009 SD 68 RF 52 493 123 126 2 1 0 .992
2009 SD 16 CF 16 117 30 31 1 0 0 1.000
2009 SD 6 LF 3 32 5 6 0 1 0 .833
2010 SD 89 RF 64 600 144 148 1 3 1 .980
2010 SD 25 CF 18 164 56 57 0 1 0 .982
2010 SD 23 LF 19 171 41 41 0 0 0 1.000
2010 SD 1 1B 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1.000
2011 SD 91 RF 71 662 147 151 2 2 2 .987
2011 SD 14 CF 10 93 22 23 1 0 0 1.000
2011 SD 7 LF 4 38 7 7 0 0 0 1.000
2012 SD 114 RF 80 737 171 178 1 6 0 .966
2012 SD 21 CF 16 131 28 28 0 0 0 1.000
2012 SD 10 LF 7 63 10 11 0 1 0 .909
2013 SD 97 RF 68 594 139 144 3 2 1 .986
2013 SD 80 CF 52 478 132 133 0 1 0 .992
2014 SD 74 CF 54 489 137 139 2 0 0 1.000
2014 SD 70 RF 42 404 100 100 0 0 0 1.000
2014 SD 2 LF 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 N/A
Totals 835 CF 602 5511 1377 1409 14 18 4 .987