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Biography Data
Positions: RF-603, CF-401, OF-386, LF-109, 1B-1
Proper Name: William D. Venable
Born: October 29, 1982 (35.085)
Place Greenbrae, California
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 205 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: San Rafael (San Rafael,CA)
College: Princeton University
Drafted: 2005 -- 7th round (218th overall) by San Diego Padres (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 29,2008 (25.304)
Service Time:7.006 (2016)
TBC Player ID:41028
Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2017-09-07 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2009]SDN #7 [2007]SDN #5
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m) by Los Angeles Dodgers (2016-06-15)
Organizations:SDN, TEX, LAN, PHI
Signed by:Jim Bretz
Relationship(s):Son of Max Venable

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  • Salary Information
    Player Movement (May 2012-)
    2017MLB TeamPosStatusActual TeamLevelTransaction Notes40Man
    2017-09-07CF-RFRMLBAnnounced retirement---
    2016-11-07CF-RFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2016-07-14Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFMinorsOklahoma CityAAAOutrighted to minors---
    2016-07-08Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFDFALos Angeles DodgersMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-07-02Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFActive-MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLBContract purchased from minors40man
    2016-06-28Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)---
    2016-06-26Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFMinorsLos Angeles DodgersMLBOutrighted to minors---
    2016-06-25Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFMinorsOklahoma CityAAAAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA)---
    2016-06-25Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFDFALos Angeles DodgersMLBDesignated for Assignment---
    2016-06-15Los Angeles DodgersCF-RFActive-MLBLos Angeles DodgersMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)40man
    2016-06-12CF-RFFAMLBReleased by Phillies---
    2016-04-08Philadelphia PhilliesCF-RFMinorsLehigh ValleyAAAAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)---
    2016-03-28Philadelphia PhilliesCF-RFMinorsPhiladelphia PhilliesMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2016-03-27CF-RFFAMLBReleased by Indians---
    2016-02-27Cleveland IndiansCF-RFMinorsCleveland IndiansMLBSigned to Minor League Contract---
    2015-11-03CF-RFFAMLBGranted free agency---
    2015-08-19Texas RangersCF-RFActive-MLBTexas RangersMLBTradeD from Padres to Rangers for Marcus Greene and a PTBNL (Jon Edwards)40man
    2015-08-09San Diego PadresCF-RFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBReinstated from Paternity Leave40man
    2015-08-06San Diego PadresCF-RFPat LeaveSan Diego PadresMLBPlaced on paternity leave40man
    2013-09-03San Diego PadresCF-RFActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($8.5m) Extension.40man
    2013-01-17San Diego Padresrf-cfActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLBSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.675m) Avoiding arbitration40man
    2012-05-07San Diego PadresrfActive-MLBSan Diego PadresMLB40man
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Diego Padres in 7th round (218th overall) of 2005 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    *Did not sign* ... Selected by Baltimore Orioles in 15th round (439th overall) of 2004 Amateur Draft (June-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    2016Los Angeles Dodgers$ 507,500771420$ 507,500$ 3,498,2452016-06-15 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($0m)
    2015San Diego Padres$ 4,250,0002571072$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2015Texas Rangers$ 4,250,0002571372$ 507,500$ 3,571,283
    2014San Diego Padres$ 4,250,000248873$ 500,000$ 3,256,497
    2013San Diego Padres$ 2,675,0003131166$ 490,000$ 3,021,5312013-09-03 - Signed to 2-year contract for 2014-2015 ($8.5m) Extension.
    2013-01-17 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($2.675m) Avoiding arbitration
    2012San Diego Padres$ 1,475,0003751259$ 480,000$ 2,954,887
    2011San Diego Padres$ 444,4005772037$ 414,000$ 2,722,607
    2010San Diego Padres$ 400,000757310$ 400,000$ 2,812,412
    2009San Diego Padres$ 400,000724410$ 400,000$ 2,746,792
    2008San Diego Padres$ 390,000753570$ 390,000$ 2,696,252

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