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Christian VillanuevaHigh Level: MLB Current Team: San Diego Padres MLB Years: 2017-2017
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Rated Prospect

Positions3B-693, 1B-78, 2B-8, SS-2Position when Drafted3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameChristian Villanueva (Ivan)
Height5-11Weight160BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 19,1991 [26.244]PlaceGuadalajara,Mexico

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2008 by the Texas Rangers.
Signing ScoutsMike DalyBill McLaughlinService Time1.014 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2012-MLB-#100 ... 2012-TEX-#9   [PIPE] 2016-CHN-#26
MLB DebutSeptember 18,2017 [26.091]
OrganizationsCHN [4] TEX [3] SDN [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID161231Retrosheet IDvillc002MLBAM ID570799
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed41Power89Contact48XBH83RBIs92Runs67Hitting76Durability65Team.508Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Arizona RangersArizRktex233b1951188305914123562134242305.314.365.431.7968117210.388.117.207.3526.1920.003.230.9594.0028.81
2011Hickory CrawdadsSALAtex193b20126467781303031784326378612013112.278.338.465.80321750529.300.187.321.3476.9916.262.323.2127.4738.46
2012Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex143b21100375451071911059992483201538.285.356.421.77715830425.338.136.200.3405.6519.533.462.3537.5028.04
2012Daytona CubsFSLA+chn133b2125841421504952102410000.250.337.452.78938995.304.202.357.34510.5325.262.404.2121.0042.86
2012Totals for A+-A+         125459591282411468141134107211538.279.353.427.78019639520.332.148.229.3416.5420.583.152.6932.7930.47
2013Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn163b221334906012841219725734117936110.261.317.469.78623062542.303.208.273.3406.2721.593.443.5125.7948.44
2014Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn233b2362234315820043201194231226.248.310.385.6959024259.284.137.214.3067.3416.222.211.5458.5041.38
2014Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn193b2364223224718062621216421127.211.283.372.6558324248.266.161.260.2908.4725.813.052.4237.1751.06
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1264575310538010582240106523413.230.297.379.67617348507.276.149.236.2987.8920.912.651.9745.7045.71
2015Tennessee SmokiesSouAAchn163b24624550027004500001.208.321.458.77911228.176.250.417.34014.2917.861.257.1412.0040.00
2015Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn163b24123455561182321888233580549116.259.313.437.75019943508.273.178.253.3236.8915.752.293.5425.2836.44
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         129479611232322095233985549117.257.314.438.75221045536.269.181.261.3247.2815.862.183.7323.9536.59
2017El Paso ChihuahuasPCLAAAsdn43b26109398691182822086424383616013.296.369.528.89721050454.326.232.344.3779.4718.281.934.4119.9042.37
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn223b26123251110470001000000.344.344.7501.09424532.389.406.406.4500.0031.250.0012.508.0045.45
MLB Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123251110470001000000.344.344.7501.09424532.389.406.406.0000.0031.250.0012.508.0045.45
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter79929384107911981110249865332406266213451078.269.333.448.78113173113298.306.179.272.0007.2818.982.613.0928.8039.32
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter296107614728369444200869922713616336.263.328.457.7854921171210.291.194.288.0008.1818.762.293.6424.4541.34
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter201748961916122511158571641248317.255.315.443.75833188829.293.188.259.0006.8819.782.883.0229.9246.07
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125459591282411468141134107211538.279.353.427.78019639520.332.148.229.0006.5420.583.152.6932.7930.47
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter126467781303031784326378612013112.278.338.465.80321750529.300.187.321.0006.9916.262.323.2127.4738.46
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter51188305914123562134242305.314.365.431.7968117210.388.117.207.0006.1920.003.230.9594.0028.81
San Diego Padres Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter123251110470001000000.344.344.7501.09424532.389.406.406.0000.0031.250.0012.508.0045.45
Average MLB - Per 162 games16243268149140549500013500000.344.344.7501.09432468432.389.406.406.0000.0031.250.0012.508.0045.45
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625968316040221101137491271339216.269.333.448.78126763669.306.179.272.0007.2818.982.613.0928.8039.32

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Arizona Rangers ArizRktex193B50--3191116133122.9172.44------5198.090.9
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex20SS2--27--991.0004.50------1261.61.5
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex203B122--752512037346326.9422.67------12696.889.1
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex212B4--413-117171.0004.25------1004.02.9
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex213B90--641641525243228.9382.53------10090.064.7
2012Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn213B24--1059357269.9582.88------2596.018.0
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn223B124--782402419342318.9302.56------13393.289.9
2014Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn232B3--14-1551.0001.67------624.82.2
2014Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn233B61--311251313169156.9232.56------6298.443.9
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn233B63--41128611175169.9662.68------6498.443.8
2015Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn243B6--47111211.9171.83------6100.04.3
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn241B35--31827323348345.9919.86------12328.524.3
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn243B85--651651715247230.9312.71------12369.159.0
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn242B1---2--221.0002.00------1230.80.7
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn263B59--368426122120.9842.03------10954.141.5
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn261B43--35224542381376.9878.74------10939.430.3
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn263B9762411-215151.0001.670.24-----1275.05.6
MLB Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B9762411-215151.0001.670.24-----90.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B207--1423772532544519.9542.51------2070.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B78--67051865729721.9899.24------780.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1---2--221.0002.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B191--1133723833523485.9272.54------1910.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--14-1551.0001.67------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B114--742231830315297.9432.61------1140.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B4--413-117171.0004.25------40.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B122--752512037346326.9422.67------1220.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS2--27--991.0004.50------20.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B50--3191116133122.9172.44------500.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Arizona Rangers ArizRktex19-----50-----
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex20----2122-----
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex21---4-90-----
2012Daytona Cubs FSLA+chn21-----24-----
2013Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn22-----124-----
2014Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn23---3-61-----
2014Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn23-----63-----
2015Tennessee Smokies SouAAchn24-----6-----
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn24--351-85-----
2017El Paso Chihuahuas PCLAAAsdn26--43--59-----
2017San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26-----9-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2123000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2013Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB221530350036001800100.167.188.467.65514332.100.300.3333.1325.008.009.3810.0060.00
2014Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB231529261004013510002.207.303.241.5447133.250.034.1039.0915.151.670.000.0016.67
2015Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB24109000001000500101.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2017San Diego PadresMLB Spring TrainingMLB2623000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs4474511103110141810203.149.198.284.48221481.145.135.1764.9422.224.503.7024.6736.36

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2010Arizona League All-Star (3B)1
2011South Atlantic League All-Star Team (UT)1
2013Southern League All-Star (3B)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2017-09-183BSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minorsTeam Roster on 2017-09-18
2017-05-043BSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2017-05-04
2017-04-303BSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2017-04-30
2017-04-273BSan Diego PadresEl Paso (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to El Paso (AAA)Team Roster on 2017-04-27
2016-12-213BSan Diego PadresSan Diego Padres (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League ContractTeam Roster on 2016-12-21
2016-12-013BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency  
2016-11-063BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-11-06
2016-05-043BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DL-60InjuredDL60 Transferred to 60-day DLTeam Roster on 2016-05-04
2016-04-033BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Right fibular fractureTeam Roster on 2016-04-03
2015-10-053BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-10-05
2015-04-173BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-04-17
2015-04-093BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)Team Roster on 2015-04-09
2015-03-233BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2015-03-23
2014-07-083BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled listTeam Roster on 2014-07-08
2014-07-043BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 InjuredTeam Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-06-193BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Tennessee (AA)Team Roster on 2014-06-19
2014-04-123BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2014-03-313BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to minorsTeam Roster on 2014-03-31
2013-10-073BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Tennessee (AA)Team Roster on 2013-10-07
2013-03-163BChicago CubsTennessee (AA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Tennessee (AA)Team Roster on 2013-03-16
2013-03-053BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)Team Roster on 2013-03-05
2012-11-213BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from MinorsTeam Roster on 2012-11-21
2012-08-023BChicago CubsDaytona (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Daytona (A+)Team Roster on 2012-08-02
2012-07-313BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Rangers with Kyle Hendricks to Cubs for Ryan DempsterTeam Roster on 2012-07-31
2012-06-093BTexas RangersMyrtle Beach (A+)-Minors--Team Roster on 2012-06-09
* 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
2017San Diego PadresTeam Payroll26535,000-85047-3,582,271535,000535,0002016-12-21 - Signed to Minor League Contract
* 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