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Jonny VentersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Tampa Bay Rays MLB Years: 2010-2018
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PositionsP-354Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJonathan William Venters
Height6-3Weight175BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 20,1985 [33.153]PlaceAltamonte Springs,Florida
High SchoolLake Brantley (Altamonte Springs,FL)
CollegeIndian River State College (Fort Pierce,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves [Team Picks] in the 30th round (907th overall) of the 2003 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsAlex MoralesGeorge MartinService Time4.000 (2013)
MLB DebutApril 17,2010 [25.028]
OrganizationsATL [9] TBA [3] MIN [1] Awards1Awards Voting1-1
TBC Player ID51085Retrosheet IDventj001MLBAM ID458924
Pitch Repertoire Sinker (69.74%) -- Slider (22.08%) -- Fastball (4.28%) -- Changeup (2.21%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.69%)
Fastball Velocity [2018] - 92.58 - [2012] - 93.72 - [2011] - 95.12 - [2010] - 94.85
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts67Walks31Hittable68SO/BB44vsPower68Hitting6Durability49Team.524Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2004Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-S/R19165.741183000042.0533127312544001.5411.270.642.5511.484.50.143-
2005Rome BravesSALAatl15S/R20863.932312110083103.010051454526612001.488.740.354.545.771.27.571-
2007Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl36S/R22333.3917125002179.26039304386410001.236.780.454.297.231.68.500-
2008Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-ST23004.7044000007.2106412100001.5711.741.172.3511.745.00--
2008Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl-S/R23124.08532001117.2211280772001.5810.70--3.573.571.00.333-
2008Mississippi BravesSouAAatl46S/R23101.0032100109.010210570001.6710.00--5.007.001.401.000-
2008Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--S/R0223.411293002133.0412013114242001.6010.750.263.676.291.71.5003.34
2009Mississippi BravesSouAAatl46ST24442.7612120100065.0602420235403001.458.270.284.825.511.14.500-
2009Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl20ST24475.6217170000091.01036457742588001.5910.150.694.145.721.38.364-
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST08114.42292901000156.216388779779811001.539.360.524.425.631.27.4214.07
2010Pittsfield ColonialsCanAmInd-21ST25245.76990000045.0543529624312001.7210.721.194.766.151.29.333-
2010Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl2S/R25101.3521100006.24110160000.755.40--1.358.106.001.000-
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39Rel25441.95790790017183.0613018139934081.206.610.114.2310.082.38.5002.69
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39Rel26621.84850850010588.0531918243964051.095.420.204.409.822.23.7502.78
2012Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-ST27000.0011000001.0000000000----------0.00--
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39Rel27543.22660660012058.2612321628699051.529.360.924.3010.592.46.5563.76
2016Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba0Rel31019.0051400004.07441230002.2515.752.254.506.751.50.000-
2017Gulf Coast RaysGCLRktba49S/R32000.0052300005.04000160001.007.20--1.8010.806.00--
2017Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tba27Rel32001.8010010003010.052205111001.004.50--4.509.902.20--
2017Montgomery BiscuitsSouAAtba0Rel32004.7080800007.254404104001.175.87--4.7011.742.50--
2017Durham BullsILAAAtba24Rel32000.0010100001.01000120002.009.00--9.0018.002.00--
2017Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0002.2824222003023.21566011295001.105.70--4.1811.032.64-2.10
2018Tampa Bay RaysALMLBtbaRel33113.8622121006114.0116616110001.217.070.643.867.071.83.5000.64
2018Atlanta BravesNLMLBatlRel33212.4931130007121.21666110190011.206.650.424.157.891.90.6670.37
2018Durham BullsILAAAtbaRel33001.5950500005.24210560001.596.35--7.949.531.20--
2018Charlotte Stone CrabsFSLA+tbaS/R33000.0021100002.02000230002.009.00--9.0013.501.50--
2018Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--Rel0001.1771600007.26210790001.707.04--8.2210.571.29-0.39
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter18122.34283228100528264.0202846911126288170191.246.850.374.279.772.29.6000.01
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter23294.00131765510155455.04492422042221435344001.448.800.434.206.921.65.442-
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter575.03261970000104.21126759749728001.529.540.604.176.131.47.417-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter542.7423149101081.1753025244577001.458.230.224.836.261.30.556-
A+ Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter463.493917220062112.09557445548813001.317.540.404.296.991.63.400-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter863.932312110083103.010051454526612001.488.740.354.545.771.27.571-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter165.0720146000054.1673731415704001.4910.960.652.4511.454.67.143-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter245.76990000045.0543529624312001.7210.721.194.766.151.29.333-
NCAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter00--00000000.0000000000----------0.00--
Atlanta Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter17112.26261126000467250.0191786310120277170191.246.840.364.309.922.31.607-
Tampa Bay Rays Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter113.8622121006114.0116616110001.217.070.643.867.071.83.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings15102.34235223300437220.016770579104239140161.246.850.374.279.772.29.6000.01
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings11144.006336270072220.0215116981110316921001.448.800.434.206.921.65.440-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Mississippi BravesSouAAatl462330000000000001000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2009Mississippi BravesSouAAatl46p241311031002001502000.273.333.364.6974114.500.091.182.3137.1435.715.000.000.0033.33
2009Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl20p24177110000001300000.143.250.143.393108.250.000.143.20012.5037.503.000.000.000.00
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         3018141002002802000.222.300.278.5785122.400.056.167.2689.0936.364.000.000.0025.00
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl39p25771000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1541000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3318141002002803000.222.300.278.5785123.400.056.167.0008.7034.784.000.000.0025.00
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter177110000001300000.143.250.143.393108.250.000.143.00012.5037.503.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1611031002001503000.273.333.364.6974115.500.091.182.0006.6733.335.000.000.0033.33
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1521000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1621000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1628852050010001039015000.222.300.278.578255113.400.056.167.0008.7034.784.000.000.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl19P11--49--13131.0001.18------11100.018.6
2005Rome Braves SALAatl20P23--519222624.9231.04------23100.016.8
2007Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl22P17--212-214141.0000.82------17100.012.2
2008Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl23P4---------------4100.06.9
2008Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl23P5--12--331.0000.60------5100.03.6
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl23P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.2
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl24P12--2151-1817.9441.42------1392.38.7
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24P17--118142019.9501.12------17100.011.8
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl25P2---1--111.0000.50------2100.01.4
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P79-832152-1917.8950.220.20-----79100.048.8
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl26P85-88619212725.9260.290.28-----85100.052.5
2012Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27P1---------------1100.00.7
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P66-58192-1210.8330.150.175-100.0-66100.040.7
2016Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba31P5---------------5100.03.7
2017Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba32P5---------------5100.08.3
2017Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba32P10---1--111.0000.10------10100.07.4
2017Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba32P8---------------8100.05.7
2017Durham Bulls ILAAAtba32P1---------------1100.00.7
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P230-229943615852.8970.230.235-100.0-2300.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P21--119142120.9520.95------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P23--2161-1918.9470.78------230.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P37--315-218181.0000.49------370.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P23--519222624.9231.04------230.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P20--49--13131.0000.65------200.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl1911----------
2005Rome Braves SALAatl2023----------
2007Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl2217----------
2008Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl234----------
2008Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl235----------
2008Mississippi Braves SouAAatl233----------
2009Mississippi Braves SouAAatl2412----------
2009Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2417----------
2010Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl252----------
2010Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2579----------
2011Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2685----------
2012Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl271----------
2012Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2766----------
2016Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba315----------
2017Gulf Coast Rays GCLRktba325----------
2017Charlotte Stone Crabs FSLA+tba3210----------
2017Montgomery Biscuits SouAAtba328----------
2017Durham Bulls ILAAAtba321----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2010Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25105.4010010000010.01266157101.7010.800.904.506.301.405.401.000
2010Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB25000.0040400005.17000080001.3711.810.000.0013.5000.00.000
2011Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.0011011001011.0410029000.553.270.001.647.364.500.82.000
2012Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB27005.6370700108.0765137011.257.881.133.387.882.336.75.000
2013Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB28018.1070700006.21386266213.0617.552.708.108.101.0010.80.000
2018Tampa Bay RaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB33000.0080800007.0200025000.572.570.002.576.432.500.00.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs113.5943043002042.738211741834321.318.020.843.807.171.894.43.500
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0040400005.3700008001.3111.810.000.0013.5000.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010MLB All-Rookie Team (p)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-07-25PTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL33.127Team Roster on 2018-07-25
2018-07-19PTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Charlotte (A+) for rehab33.121Team Roster on 2018-07-19
2018-06-25PTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Right hamstring strain33.097Team Roster on 2018-06-25
2018-04-25PTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors33.036Team Roster on 2018-04-25
2018-04-02PTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)33.013Team Roster on 2018-04-02
2017-12-14RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.269Team Roster on 2017-12-14
2017-11-07RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency32.232  
2017-09-01RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)32.165Team Roster on 2017-09-01
2017-08-10RPTampa Bay RaysMontgomery (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Montgomery (AA)32.143Team Roster on 2017-08-10
2017-07-14RPTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charlotte (A+)32.116Team Roster on 2017-07-14
2017-06-28RPTampa Bay RaysGulf Coast Rays (Rk)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list32.100Team Roster on 2017-06-28
2017-04-19RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured32.030Team Roster on 2017-04-19
2017-04-17RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)32.028Team Roster on 2017-04-17
2017-03-31RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.011Team Roster on 2017-03-31
2016-11-07RPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency31.232  
2016-06-30RPTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured31.102Team Roster on 2016-06-30
2016-06-04RPTampa Bay RaysCharlotte (A+)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list31.076Team Roster on 2016-06-04
2016-04-07RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Durham (AAA)31.018Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2016-04-07RPTampa Bay RaysDurham (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured31.018Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-10-14RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL30.208Team Roster on 2015-10-14
2015-04-11RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured30.022Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-03-12RPTampa Bay RaysTampa Bay Rays (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.357Team Roster on 2015-03-12
2014-11-24RPFree Agent -Free Agent--Cleared Waivers and Became a Free Agent29.249  
2014-11-20RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.245Team Roster on 2014-11-20
2014-11-01RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL29.226Team Roster on 2014-11-01
2014-03-30RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL29.010Team Roster on 2014-03-30
2014-03-23RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Recovery from left elbow surgery29.003Team Roster on 2014-03-23
2013-11-15RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2014-2014 ($1.625M) Avoiding arbitration28.240Team Roster on 2013-11-15
2013-11-01RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL28.226Team Roster on 2013-11-01
2013-07-06RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DL28.108Team Roster on 2013-07-06
2013-03-31RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 sprained left elbow28.011Team Roster on 2013-03-31
2013-01-18RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($1.625m) Avoiding arbitration27.304Team Roster on 2013-01-18
2012-07-21RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL27.123Team Roster on 2012-07-21
2012-07-20RPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA) for rehab27.122Team Roster on 2012-07-20
2012-07-05RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left elbow impingement27.107Team Roster on 2012-07-05
2012-05-04RPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActive--27.045Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2004-06-01ContractSigned as nondrafted free agent by Braves 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2010Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25400,000-75737-2,812,412400,000400,000
2011Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll26429,500-63622302,722,607414,000829,500
2012Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27533,000-50124452,954,887480,0001,362,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red