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  1. Rizzo, Venable share bond dating to SD daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 9 | Chicago Cubs

    One of Rizzo's new teammates in San Diego was an outfielder, Will Venable, who helped the young first baseman make the transition. "It was just different," Rizzo said about going from the Red Sox to San Diego.


  2. Stolen Bases and First Base Coaches...Or, The Dave Roberts FactorRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... statistics. But, I remember watching Everth Cabrera and Cameron Maybin (when not suspended or injured) and Will Venable run wild with Roberts coaching first base. Now, let's divide stolen bases by plate appearances and multiply by 100*. This metric ...


  3. Seven former Padres born on January 8Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2018 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... him three years ago as well. Edwards was one of the two players the Padres received from Texas in exchange for Will Venable . He looked good in 11 appearances with San Diego in late 2015, pitched only one minor league inning in 2016 thanks to ...


  4. Chicago Cubs set their 2018 coaching staff with Venable, HickeyRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2017 | Cubbies Crib

    ... Hyde takes over as the teams' bench coach. He was previously the first base coach. Taking over at first base is Will Venable , who was recently named a special assistant to the front office. Hickey, a Chicago native, spent 11 season's as the Rays ...


  5. Cubs name Will Venable first-base coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    We have been waiting for the Cubs to make the hiring of Jim Hickey as pitching coach official. Today, that happened, along with the completion of the coaching staff with Will Venable named first-base coach: #Cubs officially announce Jim Hickey as pitching coach.


  6. Cubs promote Brandon Hyde to bench coach, name Will Venable first-base coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Chicago Tribune

    Brandon Hyde was promoted to the Cubs ' bench and Will Venable will replace him as the team's first-base coach, the team announced Tuesday. The Cubs also formally announced Jim Hickey will be the team's new pitching coach and Jim Benedict will serve as special assistant to baseball operations.


  7. Cubs announce Hickey as new pitching coachRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2017 | Chicago Cubs

    The Cubs announced Jim Hickey as the pitching coach Tuesday and named Will Venable first-base coach, replacing Brandon Hyde, who is switching to the dugout to be manager Joe Maddon's bench coach. A Chicago native, Hickey, 56, will begin his 15th season as a Major League pitching coach in 2018, having spent the last 11 years with the Rays, including eight with Maddon.


  8. TinCaps advance on Greene's walk-off homerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... After Brad Zunica struck out, Greene homered to center to end the game. Acquired from the Rangers in the Will Venable trade in August 2015, the 23-year-old Greene hit .270/.366/.460 with 11 homers and 45 RBIs in 84 games this year at Fort Wayne. ...


  9. Ex-big leaguer Venable joins Cubs' front officeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2017 | Chicago Cubs

    The Cubs announced the hiring of former Major League outfielder Will Venable as a special assistant to the president/general manager Wednesday, adding his nine years of MLB experience to their brain trust. Venable will assist in several aspects of the Cubs' baseball operations department, including work with Minor League affiliates, amateur player evaluation for the MLB Draft and assistance with the Major League club.


  10. Padres' Manuel Margot named NL Player of the WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2017 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... runs and 11 steals. His four leadoff home runs are the second-most in a season in Padres history, behind only Will Venable 's five in 2011. Recalled Thursday from Double-A San Antonio, Kyle McGrath struck out two in the seventh inning in the Padres' ...