San Diego Padres
2014 Avg.
.210
 
Career Avg.
.266
Name  Yonder Alonso
Born  4/8/1987
Height  6-1
Weight  230
Number  23
Position  1B
Bats  L
Throws  R
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.
 
7/18/2012 9:40:00 PM
Description: Padres first baseman Yonder Alonso contributed a trio of RBIs Wednesday in San Diego's 8-4 victory over Houston.
Insight: Alonso (.269, 4 HRs, 30 RBIs), who exploded for a pair of doubles on Wednesday, has had two or more hits in three out of his last four games. He's batting .326 this month with two homers and 12 RBIs.
 
6/25/2012 7:46:00 PM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso won't play Monday night against the Astros. Alonso strained his right knee Saturday against the Mariners and hasn't played since.
Insight: Alonso (.254, 2 HRs, 18 RBIs) is being listed as day-to-day and there's a good chance we'll see him back in the lineup on Tuesday.
 
6/25/2012 11:24:00 AM
Description: San Diego first baseman Yonder Alonso is expected to miss Monday's game against Houston with a strained right knee.
Insight: Alonso has been a disappointment this season batting .254 with just two homers and 18 RBI. His .670 OPS makes him a non-starter at both his first base position or the outfield.