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MAX VENABLE

MLB  Hitting Coach - High Desert (2014)
Positions
OF-1186, DH-4
Born
June 6, 1957  (57.075)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-10 / 185
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
High School
Cordova  (Rancho Cordova,CA)
College:
 
Drafted:
Los Angeles Dodgers:  1976-3-67 (June-Reg) 
Full Name
William Mckinley Venable 
TBC Player ID
19204
MLB Debut
April 8, 1979  (21.306)
Father of Will Venable

Speed
88
Contact
67
Patience
50
Batting
42
Power
49

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Chuck Cottier (85.75)
2.  Joe Simpson (85.18)
3.  Jerry White (83.93)
4.  Jimmy Stewart (83.91)
5.  Billy Hunter (83.01)
6.  Manny Alexander (82.36)
7.  Tike Redman (81.81)
8.  Rod Gilbreath (81.78)
9.  Paul Dade (81.32)
10.  Greg Briley (81.14)
Age: 22
1.  Johnny Bassler (75.75)
2.  Joe Orsulak (71.14)
3.  Shag Thompson (71.09)
4.  Charlie Pechous (69.42)
5.  Barry Shetrone (69.23)
6.  Linc Blakely (69.19)
7.  Rafael Robles (69.08)
8.  Ivan DeJesus (69.07)
9.  Shannon Stewart (68.43)
10.  Hank Thompson (68.35)
Age: 23
1.  Bob Schroder (82.54)
2.  Larry Chappell (79.98)
3.  Dan Costello (79.36)
4.  Fritz Von Kolnitz (78.43)
5.  Joey Cora (78.07)
6.  Frankie Zak (76.31)
7.  Danny Murtaugh (74.33)
8.  Del Baker (74.27)
9.  Rod Gaspar (74.26)
10.  Gene Locklear (74.06)
Age: 24
1.  Joey Cora (85.69)
2.  Ezequiel Carrera (82.46)
3.  Tim Blackwell (78.69)
4.  Larry Chappell (77.46)
5.  Dave May (76.43)
6.  Alan Bannister (76.42)
7.  Tony Gwynn (75.91)
8.  Bob Schroder (75.03)
9.  Kermit Wahl (74.25)
10.  Tom Turner (74.04)
Age: 25
1.  Ernie Walker (80.67)
2.  Lee Richard (75.79)
3.  Jesus Tavarez (74.84)
4.  Al Moran (74.08)
5.  Joey Cora (74)
6.  Calvin Chapman (73.79)
7.  Paul O'Dea (73.07)
8.  Lew Malone (73.02)
9.  Gil Flores (72.51)
10.  Von Joshua (71.41)
Age: 26
1.  Joe Christopher (84.02)
2.  Bernie Neis (81.81)
3.  Josh Anderson (80.63)
4.  Bevo LeBourveau (80.38)
5.  Manny Alexander (79.77)
6.  Eric Young (79.22)
7.  Whitey Herzog (78.64)
8.  Marvin Benard (78.33)
9.  Julio Borbon (77.93)
10.  Tony Gwynn (77.21)
Age: 27
1.  Dave Nelson (83.07)
2.  Julio Borbon (82.42)
3.  Al Weis (81.59)
4.  Joe Christopher (80.16)
5.  Jimmy Smith (79.36)
6.  Denny Doyle (78.61)
7.  Alex Diaz (78.49)
8.  Scott Podsednik (78.33)
9.  Don Hoak (78.28)
10.  Lenny Green (78.24)
Age: 28
1.  Bevo LeBourveau (84.95)
2.  Eric Owens (84.17)
3.  Alex Diaz (80.4)
4.  Curt Ford (79.57)
5.  Mike Fischlin (78.31)
6.  William Fischer (78.26)
7.  Julio Borbon (77.96)
8.  Mitch Maier (77.92)
9.  Terry Shumpert (77.8)
10.  Lenn Sakata (77.36)
Age: 29
1.  Rich Coggins (84.51)
2.  John Moses (84.18)
3.  Rafael Landestoy (81.45)
4.  Adrian Brown (80.64)
5.  Wilbur Howard (80.53)
6.  Alfredo Amezaga (80.17)
7.  Jim Anderson (79.83)
8.  Bevo LeBourveau (79.66)
9.  Bombo Rivera (79.56)
10.  Tom Paciorek (79.37)
Age: 30
1.  Rich Coggins (84.93)
2.  Jimmy Stewart (81.53)
3.  Rafael Landestoy (81.32)
4.  Adrian Brown (80.83)
5.  Wilbur Howard (80.54)
6.  Jim Anderson (79.86)
7.  Lou Klein (79.55)
8.  Bombo Rivera (79.48)
9.  Mike Fischlin (79.27)
10.  Albert Hall (79.27)
Age: 31
1.  Rich Coggins (84.93)
2.  Tito Landrum (84.19)
3.  Wayne Kirby (81.85)
4.  Adrian Brown (80.83)
5.  Wilbur Howard (80.54)
6.  Rafael Landestoy (80.26)
7.  Jim Anderson (79.86)
8.  Lou Klein (79.55)
9.  Bombo Rivera (79.48)
10.  Mike Fischlin (79.27)
Age: 32
1.  Rich Coggins (87.13)
2.  Tito Landrum (85.9)
3.  Adrian Brown (83.49)
4.  Wilbur Howard (82.39)
5.  Rafael Landestoy (80.97)
6.  Mike Kingery (80.74)
7.  Doug Dascenzo (79.49)
8.  Steve Hovley (79.37)
9.  Wayne Kirby (79.01)
10.  Ron Washington (77.89)
Age: 33
1.  Manny Alexander (84.78)
2.  Jerry White (84.78)
3.  Wayne Kirby (83.99)
4.  Jimmy Stewart (82.62)
5.  Adrian Brown (82.35)
6.  Tito Landrum (82.18)
7.  Paul Dade (81.99)
8.  Joe Simpson (81.77)
9.  Lou Klein (81.69)
10.  Rafael Landestoy (81.62)
Age: 34
1.  Chuck Cottier (85.75)
2.  Joe Simpson (85.18)
3.  Jerry White (83.93)
4.  Jimmy Stewart (83.91)
5.  Billy Hunter (83.01)
6.  Tike Redman (81.81)
7.  Rod Gilbreath (81.78)
8.  Paul Dade (81.32)
9.  Greg Briley (81.14)
10.  Kiko Garcia (81.09)


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