|Ht./Wt.:||5-11, 210 lbs|
B I O
In seven minor league seasons since making his professional debut in the Rangers system in 2009, Christian Villanueva owns a .264 batting average (678-for-2,564) with 171 doubles, nine triples, 82 home runs and 415 RBI in 698 games. Was one of two players acquired by the Cubs from Texas in the Ryan Dempster deal on July 31, 2012. Has recorded double-digit home runs in five-consecutive seasons. Named to the 2013 Southern League mid-season and post-season All-Star teams. Was a 2011 mid-season and post-season All-Star in the South Atlantic League after finishing the campaign with a .278 batting average (130-for-467) with Class A Hickory. In 2011, he was tabbed the best defensive third baseman in the South Atlantic League by Baseball America. Ranked as the 14th-best prospect in the Arizona Fall League by Baseball America following the 2011 season. Selected to the 2010 Arizona League Post-Season All-Star Team. Originally signed by Texas as a non-drafted free agent on August 17, 2008. Participated in the second-annual Cubs Rookie Development Program in January of 2014.
No videos currently available.
Please send YouTube video links for this player to email@example.com.
Latest Christian Villanueva News
- Marquee Sports Network announces the return of 'Off the Mound with Ryan Dempster' -
- Brennan Davis ready to break out in Instructional League -
- WATCH: Willson Contreras the Cowboy riding a horse majestically -
- Glenn Robinson III could be a ideal fit for Bulls -
- NFL Power Rankings 2020: Bears still in Top 15 -
- Cubs Corner with Bob Fiorante: Cubs grades, World Series recap, MLB 2020 Awards -
- CubsHQ Mailbag: Cubs lack of hitting, Future of rotation, J-Hey's worth, more -
- MLB releases statement on Justin Turner refusing to stay in insolation -
- 8 Chicago Cubs players are now free agents -
- Vegas odds on Cubs to win 2021 World Series -
- Bears Report Card: Grades after loss to Rams -
- Cubs News and Notes: Justin Turner didn't isolate with COVID-19, Hot Stove talk -
- Cubs organization nearing difficult crossroads -
- Bears sign return specialist, release DT -
- Bears-Rams has impressive TV ratings -
- Click the link below to read more!
- Copyright © 2016-2020 CubsHQ. Disclaimer and Privacy Statement
- Contact Us
- Advertise with Us
- >> UPGRADE! <<
CubsHQ is an independent site and is not affiliated in any way with the Chicago Cubs or Major League Baseball.