Hunter Pence #8 - RF

San Francisco

  • Age: 31
  • DOB: 1983/04/13
  • POB: Fort Worth, TX
  • Height: 6-4 Weight: 220lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 7
  • Drafted by Houston in 2004 (2nd round).
  • Current Status: On roster
  • Performance: Pence is cold (.111 in last 18AB).
Year to date15261410417829101972501171365.290.345.463.808
On Pace1626541111903111207753125146-.290.345.463.808

Scouting Report

AssetsIs a natural run producer. Has great onfield instincts, superb intensity and a big, strong frame. Works hard on his game and always leads by example with his hustle.
FlawsCan at times struggle with his overall level of discipline (at the plate, in the field and on the basepaths). Also, he can be somewhat streaky with the bat.
Career potentialQuality run-producing outfielder.

Honours and Awards

2011Named to the All-Star Game
2009Named to the All-Star Game
2006Texas League (AA) - All-Star Team
2005South Atlantic League (A) - Most Outstanding Major League Prospect
2005South Atlantic League (A) - All-Star Team
2005Class A- - All-Star Team (Baseball America)

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2013/09/28Signed by the San Francisco Giants to a five-year contract extension.
2013/01/18Re-signed by the San Francisco Giants to a one-year contract.
2012/07/31Acquired from the Philadelphia Phillies.
2012/04/24Missed 1 game (sore left shoulder).
2012/04/23Sore left shoulder, day-to-day.
2012/01/27Re-signed by the Philadelphia Phillies to a one-year contract.
2011/09/24Missed 3 games (left knee tendinitis).
2011/09/20Left knee tendinitis, day-to-day.
2011/07/29Acquired from the Houston Astros.
2011/06/24Missed 5 games (left elbow injury).
2011/06/18Left elbow injury, day-to-day.
2011/06/13Missed 1 game (back injury).
2011/06/12Back injury, day-to-day.
2011/02/19Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2010/09/23Missed 1 game (hip injury).
2010/09/22Hip injury, day-to-day.
2010/01/23Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2009/03/02Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2008/02/22Re-signed by the Houston Astros to a one-year contract.
2007/09/21Missed 1 game (back injury).
2007/09/20Back injury, day-to-day.
2007/08/21Missed 27 games (wrist injury).
2007/07/23Wrist injury, 15-day DL.
2007/06/11Missed 2 games (hip flexor).
2007/06/10Hip flexor, day-to-day.
2007/04/28Contract purchased from Round Rock (AAA).
2007/03/21Assigned by the Houston Astros to their minor league camp.
2007/02/02Invited to spring training by the Houston Astros.
2004/07/03Signed by the Houston Astros.


2012/07/31Philadelphia Phillies traded Hunter Pence and cash considerations to the San Francisco Giants for Nate Schierholtz, Tommy Joseph and Seth Rosin.
2011/07/29Houston Astros traded Hunter Pence and cash considerations to the Philadelphia Phillies for Jonathan Singleton, Jarred Cosart, Josh Zeid and Domingo Santana.
2004/06/07Drafted by the Houston Astros in the 2nd round in 2004.

Career Stats

2014San FranciscoNL15261410417829101972501171365.290.345.463.808
2013San FranciscoNL162629911783552799521152237.283.339.483.822
2012San FranciscoNL5921928481127451960102.219.287.384.671
2012Total Phi/SFNL160617871562642410456145527.253.319.425.744
2011Total Hou/PhiNL15460684190385229756124826.314.370.502.872
2007Round RockAAA259517311113211015200.326.387.558.945
2006Corpus ChristiAA136523971483182895601091749.283.357.533.890


GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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