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2014 Avg.
.273
 
Career Avg.
.263
Name  Danny Valencia
Born  9/19/1984
Height  6-2
Weight  220
Number  19
Position  3B
Bats  R
Throws  R
Hot9/20/2013 11:00:00 AM
Description: Orioles utility man Danny Valencia is likely to get the start on Friday as he's 9-for-12 with a 1.717 OPS against left-hander David Price.
Insight: Valencia has gotten a chance to play in September and made the most of it, batting .378 over 13 games. Make him your surprise starter in Friday's game against the Rays.
 
8/19/2013 11:29:00 AM
Description: Orioles just-called-up utilty man Danny Valencia is likely to get the start on Monday as he's 7-for-10 with a 1.550 OPS against David Price.
Insight: Valencia is batting just .216 in 74 at-bats this season, but could be worth a one-day flier in this favorable matchup.
 
7/23/2013 11:29:00 AM
Description: Don't be surprised in Orioles utilty man Danny Valencia gets a start on Tuesday against Royals left-hander Bruce Chen.
Insight: Valencia is batting just .206 this season, but is a 11-for-20 (.550) over his caareer with five extra-base hits versus Chen.
 
9/25/2012 10:11:00 AM
Description: Sometimes a mediocre hitter "owns" a great pitcher as is the case with Boston third baseman Danny Valencia and Tampa Bay ace David Price. Valencia is 6-for-7 (.857) in his career against Price with a 1.889 OPS.
Insight: Valencia is batting just .188 this season with an ugly .504 OPS and is a career .257 hitter, but might be worth a flier on Tuesday.