Philadelphia Phillies
2014 Avg.
.277
 
Career Avg.
.284
Name  Hunter Pence
Born  4/13/1983
Height  6-4
Weight  220
Number  8
Position  RF
Bats  R
Throws  R
9/27/2014 2:36:00 PM
Description: It's a rare day off for Giants right fielder Hunter Pence who is not in Saturday's starting lineup.
Insight: Pence has played 160 games this season, meaning it's the first game he's missed in 2014. He played 162 last season and 160 in 2012. He's the definition of everyday player and that's how he gets solid fantasy numbers. He's batting .279 with 20 HR, 74 RBI, 106 runs and 13 steals.
 
9/25/2014 10:57:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence has had a great season, but Thursday's matchup is not in his favor.
Insight: Pence is 2-for-16 (.125) in his career against Padres starter Andrew Cashner. Pence has had a good season, but over his last ten games, he has just three hits. Avoid this matchup.
 
9/22/2014 2:06:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is just 1-for-16 in his career against Dodgers right-hander Dan Haren.
Insight: Pence is doing what he does every season ... accumulate stats. He's batting .286 with 20 HR, 73 RBI, 105 runs and 13 steals. He's just not a good choice for Monday night.
 
9/21/2014 9:24:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence hit his 20th homer of the season against the Padres on Saturday.
Insight: Pence led off the top of the ninth with a solo home run to cut the Padre lead, 3-1. It was the first run charged to San Diego starter Andrew Cashner. Relief pitcher Kevin Quackenbush came on to barely close the door as San Diego won, 3-2. Pence is hitting .288/.342/.463 with 73 RBI, 13 stolen bases and 105 runs to go along with the 20 homers.
 
9/15/2014 10:08:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is just 2-for-19 (.111) against Diamondbacks left-hander Wade Miley, including eight strikeouts.
Insight: Pence had a huge month of August (.314, .907 OPS), but has cooled a bit in September and faces a tough matchup. It's probably best to avoid him Monday.
 
9/9/2014 12:14:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is just 2-for-18 (.111) against Diamondbacks left-hander Wade Miley.
Insight: Pence had a huge month of August (.314, .907 OPS), but has cooled a bit in September and faces a tough matchup. It's probably best to avoid him Tuesday.
 
Hot9/1/2014 9:46:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence went 1-for-4 with a homer, three RBI, a walk and two runs Monday at Colorado.
Insight: Pence has gone 37-for-114 (.325) with five doubles, three triples, six homers and 22 RBI and 23 runs in his last 27 games. His 99 runs lead the majors.
 
8/31/2014 9:25:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence was 4-for-5 with a triple, two RBI and three runs as the Giants routed the Brewers on Sunday, 15-5.
Insight: Pence continues his hot hitting, collecting the most hits on Sunday that he has in any single game this year. The right fielder has a 13-game hitting streak, in which he is batting .404 with four extra-base hits and 11 RBI. Pence is hitting .294 with 18 home runs, 28 doubles, 10 triples, 64 RBI and 95 runs this year.
 
8/27/2014 1:13:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is a lifetime 5-for-11 hitter with one home run against Rockies pitcher Franklin Morales.
Insight: Pence has a eight-game hitting streak and hits in 19 of his last 21 games. In the last week, Pence is hitting 10-for-28 (.357) with two home runs and five RBI over the last week.
 
8/23/2014 8:27:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence hit a two-run home run against the Nationals on Saturday for his 18th of the season. Pence went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run in the game.
Insight: Pence has a five-game hitting streak and hits in 16 of his last 18 games, but that is a little misleading as Pence is batting just .246 over that stretch.
 
8/16/2014 7:44:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence's lone hit Saturday against the Phillies was a solo homer.
Insight: Pence had 27 homers, 99 RBI and 22 steals last season, but he's on pace for 21 homers, 70 RBI and 13 steals this year.
 
8/9/2014 11:18:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is hitless in seven at-bats against Royals right-hander James Shields with three strikeouts.
Insight: Pence had been on fire the past week, batting .370 with a 1.155 OPS. The workhorse is batting .291 with 15 HR, 50 RBI, 80 runs and 10 steals in 117 games, but should be avoided Saturday.
 
Hot8/4/2014 4:08:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is officially over his slump after pounding out another two extra-base hits Monday afternoon.
Insight: Pence had been 5-for-41 in the last 10 games before his two home run Sunday night. He's batting .290 with 15 HR, 49 RBI, 79 runs and 10 steals in 113 games.
 
8/4/2014 9:35:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is just 2-for-16 with an ugly .388 OPS versus Mets starter Dillon Gee.
Insight: Pence had been 5-for41 in the last 10 games before his two home run Sunday. He plays almost every day and accumulate numbers. He's batting .289 with 15 HR, 49 RBI, 77 runs and 10 steals in 112 games, but this is an unfavorable matchup.
 
8/3/2014 4:02:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence posted his first multi-hit game since July 22 with three hits, including two home runs, Sunday versus the Mets.
Insight: Pence had been 5-for41 in his last 10 games. He play almost every day and accumulate numbers. He's batting .291 with 15 HR, 49 RBI, 77 runs and 10 steals in 112 games.
 
8/1/2014 10:13:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is just 3-for-29 (.103) versus Mets starter Jonathan Niese.
Insight: Pence is doing what he always does - play almost every day and accumulate numbers. He's batting .289 with 13 HR, 42 RBI, 73 runs and 10 steals in 109 games. He leads the NL in at bats (440). This matchup probably isn't going to add much to his totals.
 
7/27/2014 12:30:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is hitless in his last 12 at-bats, but he has a good matchup Sunday.
Insight: Pence is 8-for-18 (.444) with two doubles against Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu. Even with the recent slump, Pence is still batting above .300 for the third straight month.
 
7/26/2014 11:20:00 AM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence is hot right now but faces a tough matchup against Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw.
Insight: Pence has batted .354 in July after hitting over .300 in each of the previous two months. However, he's just 4-for-41 (.098) against Kershaw.
 
Hot7/21/2014 10:48:00 PM
Description: Giants right fielder Hunter Pence went 3-for-5 with a triple and two RBI Monday at Philadelphia.
Insight: Pence has batted .352 in July after hitting over .300 in each of the previous two months. With 12 home runs, 37 RBI and nine steals, he's nowhere close to matching last year's 27 homers, 99 RBI and 22 steals, but he's batting .303 and has scored 71 runs.
 
7/21/2014 10:57:00 AM
Description: San Francisco right fielder Hunter Pence is a career .545 hitter (6-for-11) with a pair of home runs against former teammate Cliff Lee.
Insight: Pence is up to his usual tricks having played in every game this season and batting .299 with 12 homers, 35 RBI, 70 runs and an .824 OPS.