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Scouting Padres Prospect Will Venable

Will Venable

The typical restraint with Will Venable called for the excitement to be tempered because of his age and the league he was in. Conventional wisdom, however, isn't always correct in that stagnated environment.

Vital Statistics; Name: Will Venable Position: OF DOB: October 29, 1982 Height: 6-foot-2 Weight: 205 Bats: Left Throws: Left After being selected in the ninth-round of the 2005 MLB Draft, mostly based on his athleticism, Venable spent 15 games in the Arizona Rookie League and dominated. He moved up to the Northwest League to play for the Eugene Emeralds and found himself humbled, hitting .21... Recommended Stories

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