San Diego Padres
2015 Avg.
.333
 
Career Avg.
.275
Name  Yonder Alonso
Born  4/8/1987
Height  6-1
Weight  220
Number  23
Position  1B
Bats  L
Throws  R
5/8/2015 7:47:00 PM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso has been placed on the 15-day disabled list with a bone bruise in his right shoulder.
Insight: It is unclear how much time Alonso will be out. Abraham Almonte has been called up to take his place on the roster.
 
5/8/2015 10:31:00 AM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is doubtful for Friday's game against Arizona due to a sore right shoulder.
Insight: Alonso was forced from Thursday's game by the injury. Yangervis Solarte is expected to start at first base on Friday, according to manager Bud Black.
 
Hot4/23/2015 10:26:00 AM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is a career 6-for-8 (.750) with two doubles and a pair of home runs versus Rockies starter Jordan Lyles.
Insight: Alonso is off to a hot start, batting .365 this season. Add in the game is in Colorado and the wind will be blowing out to center and Alonso should be in every starting lineup despite the small sample size.
 
6/19/2014 11:40:00 AM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is expected to be placed on the disabled list due to his injured right wrist.
Insight: Alonso has done little this year (.210, 5 HR, 22 RBI). He's a career .266 hitter, who has never hit more than nine homers in a season.
 
5/23/2014 10:36:00 AM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is 6-for-12 with three extra-base hits against Cubs starter Edwin Jackson.
Insight: Alonso has done nothing this year (.190, 1 HR, 11 RBI) or for that matter anytime since coming to the majors in 2010 as a highly thought of first-round draft choice.
 
7/12/2013 8:16:00 PM
Description: As expected, San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso has been activated from the 15-day DL.
Insight: The Padres could have held off until after the All-Star break but Alonso did so well in his rehab assignment at Triple-A Tucson (.571 AVG in four games) that they decided to bring him back Friday. Alonso needed roughly a month and a half to recover from a broken hand.
 
7/11/2013 9:40:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso (hand) is expected to return from the disabled list Friday, according to Corey Brock of MLB.com.
Insight: Alonso suffered a fractured metacarpal on the middle finger in his right hand when he was hit by a pitch on May 31. The first baseman was having a solid season prior to the injury, hitting .284 with six homers, 29 RBI and a .751 OPS in 54 games.
 
7/9/2013 1:34:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso (hand) was out on his first rehab assignment Monday and could be back within a week.
Insight: Alonso suffered a fractured metacarpal on the middle finger in his right hand when he was hit by a pitch on May 31. Alonso doesn't offer much from the power position havin never hit double-digit home runs in a season.
 
6/26/2013 9:10:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso (hand) likely won't return until the second week of July, according to Corey Brock of MLB.com.
Insight: Alonso suffered a fractured metacarpal on the middle finger in his right hand when he was hit by a pitch on May 31. He's yet to be cleared for baseball activities.
 
6/20/2013 10:13:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso (hand) hopes to get clearance Monday to begin baseball activities, according to MLB.com.
Insight: Alonso suffered a fractured metacarpal on the middle finger in his right hand when he was hit by a pitch on May 31. He said the pain is down to a "three or four" on a scale of 10.
 
6/7/2013 7:39:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso has a fractured right hand and could miss four or more weeks, according to Corey Brock of MLB.com.
Insight: Alonso was considered "highly unlikely" to need a DL stint due to his sore right wrist as recently as Wednesday, but a CT scan revealed a fractured right hand. The first baseman said he's aiming to return in three weeks.
 
6/6/2013 6:27:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso (wrist) has been placed on the DL.
Insight: Alonso was considered "highly unlikely" to need a DL stint due to his sore right wrist as recently as Wednesday, but he must not be healing as quickly as San Diego anticipated. Alonso hasn't played since being hit by a pitch last Friday.
 
6/5/2013 8:37:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso is out of the lineup again Wednesday against the Dodgers, according to Corey Brock of MLB.com.
Insight: Alonso is still feeling soreness in his right wrist after hitting in the cage Tuesday. The first baseman is "highly unlikely" to need a DL stint.
 
6/4/2013 7:19:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso is out of the lineup again Tuesday against the Dodgers, according to Corey Brock of MLB.com.
Insight: Alonso was hit on the right wrist Friday and will miss his fourth straight game Tuesday. The former first-round pick is hitting .284 with six homers, 29 RBI, 22 runs and three steals this season.
 
6/3/2013 11:40:00 AM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso is questionable for Monday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers with a bruised right wrist.
Insight: Alonso (.284, 6 HR, 29 RBI) is producing low-end fantasy value numbers for a first baseman, but has plenty of upside.
 
Hot5/19/2013 8:25:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso bashed his sixth home run of the season Sunday in a win over Washington.
Insight: Alonso (.289, 6 HR, 26 RBI) has five hits and three RBI in his last two games. Three of the five hits have been for extra bases.
 
4/21/2013 3:18:00 PM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is getting the afternoon off Sunday against San Francisco.
Insight: He's probably sitting out because lefthander Barry Zito is on the hill for the Giants. Alonso is batting just .238 against southpaws this season.
 
4/20/2013 2:02:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso should probably get the day off Saturday as he's just 1-for-12 with five strikeouts against Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum.
Insight: Alonso is hitting .288 with two homers and eight RBI, but this is a matchup to avoid.
 
Hot8/27/2012 9:12:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso is taking the night off Monday against Atlanta.
Insight: He's 6-for-12 over his last three games and since the All-Star break Alonso is hitting .303 with four homers and 23 RBI. He had 23 RBI total during the season's first half.
 
8/12/2012 1:33:00 PM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is not in the lineup Sunday against Pittsburgh.
Insight: Jesus Guzman (.243, 6 HR, 34 RBI) will start at first instead for the Padres.