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39 Jonny Venters RP

Atlanta Braves

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
1%0%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
58.25-403.226928

Player Updates

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Jonny Venters will have third Tommy John procedure
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Braves pitcher Jonny Venters will undergo Tommy John surgery for the third time the team announced Friday, as he has been diagnosed with yet another torn ligament in his elbow.

Venters has not pitched in the majors since 2012, but the 29-year-old will attempt yet another comeback. He is unlikely to be ready to pitch in the majors again until the start of the 2016 season, at the earliest, at this point. 

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Jonny Venters diagnosed with torn elbow ligament
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

Braves reliever Jonny Venters has a torn ligament in his elbow, according to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution

Venters is now facing a third Tommy John surgery. He'll have to decide whether he wants to continue his career or have surgery. Venters has not pitched in the majors since 2012.

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Jonny Venters shut down with elbow soreness
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

Braves reliever Jonny Venters has been shut down from throwing yet again, as the team announced he is still dealing with soreness in his surgically repaired elbow Tuesday. Venters will visit with Dr. James Andrews in the coming days to determine the source of the soreness, and no further details are known at this point.

Venters has been dealing with pain and discomfort while throwing in recent weeks. He has not pitched in the majors since undergoing Tommy John surgery in 2012. 

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Jonny Venters still feeling pain on mound
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Braves reliever Jonny Venters still feels discomfort in his elbow when he throws off the mound at about 80 percent effort, per MLB.com. But he still plans on throwing to live hitters next week.

Venters has been sidelined since 2012 after having undergone Tommy John surgery.

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Jonny Venters feels good after Tuesday bullpen session
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

Braves pitcher Jonny Venters felt good after throwing 20 fastballs in a bullpen session Tuesday, MLB.com reports.

Venters hasn't pitched since 2012 due to elbow issues, but he appears to be relatively close to getting back on the field. He remains without a specific timetable for return, however.

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CBSSports.com Player Ranking
Position Current Last Week Rating
Relievers 214 16 0
Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs St. Louis 3.210 4.91022
vs LHB 21.200 2.080830
vs RHB 37.000 3.8902039
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
5/24@NYM00000000
Two Week Schedule
SEPTEMBER
SunMonTueWedThuFriSat
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@Tex
L3-10
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Wash
L2-4
16
Wash
7:10 pm
Tickets
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Wash
7:10 pm
Tickets
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NYM
7:35 pm
Tickets
20
NYM
7:10 pm
Tickets
21
NYM
1:35 pm
Tickets
22
Pitt
7:10 pm
Tickets
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Pitt
7:10 pm
Tickets
24
Pitt
7:10 pm
Tickets
25
Pitt
7:10 pm
Tickets
26
@Phi
7:05 pm
Tickets
27
@Phi
7:05 pm
Tickets
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Fantasy Points by Week.   ( Actual    AccuScore Projections)   Note: Points are rounded down.
Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2010ATL44 1.957900015 83.0613018183993
2011ATL62 1.848500059 88.0531918254396
2012ATL54 3.226600003 58.2612321652869
2013ATL00 ---000000 0.00000000
2014ATL00 ---000000 0.00000000
Total 1510 2.23230000617 229.21757257918110258
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2010ATL79100000100 .000 .000 .000
2011ATL85000000000 --- --- ---
2012ATL66000000000 --- --- ---
Total 230100000100 .000 .000 .000
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2010ATLP7901921520 .895
2011ATLP8502761921 .926
2012ATLP660121920 .833
Total  23005894361 .897
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2010ATL210939 3.0832004 .204350 11.7 .2414
2011ATL712733 4.1822004 .176357 10.3 .2194
2012ATL37425 3.3250009 .270262 14.4 .3763
2013ATL000 ---00000 ---0 --- ---0
2014ATL000 ---00000 ---0 --- ---0
Total 1231097 3.521040017 .212969 11.9 .27011
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2010ATL00 0.00400000 5.17000008
2012ATL00 0.00100000 0.21000000
Total 00 0.00500000 6.08000008
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2004 R-Braves16 5.74118000 42.1533127371254
2005 A-Rome86 3.932312003103.01005145485266
2007 A-Myrtle Bch33 3.391712001 79.2603930453864
2008 AA-Mississippi10 1.0032000 9.010210057
2008 A-Myrtle Bch12 4.0853001 17.2211280177
2008 R-Braves00 4.7044000 7.2106411210
2009AAA-Gwinnett47 5.641717000 91.01036457734258
2009AA-Mississippi44 2.771212100 65.0602420233540
2010AAA-Gwinnett Braves10 1.4221000 6.14110016
2012AAA-Gwinnett Braves00 0.0011000 1.00000000
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-3/200
Birthdate:
3/20/1985
Age:
29
Hometown:
Pikeville, KY
Bats/Throws:
L/L
Team:
Atlanta Braves
College:
Indian River CC (J.C.)
MLB Experience:
3
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