Victorino at first base
|Boston Red Sox – No. 18|
|Born: (1980-11-30) November 30, 1980 (age 32)
|Bats: Switch||Throws: Right|
|April 2, 2003 for the San Diego Padres|
(through May 17, 2012)
|Runs batted in||419|
|Career highlights and awards|
Shane Patrick Victorino (born November 30, 1980) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Boston Red Sox of Major League Baseball (MLB). Previously, he played for the San Diego Padres, Philadelphia Phillies and Los Angeles Dodgers. He is a switch-hitter and throws right-handed.
Victorino made his MLB debut with the Padres in 2003. He played for the Phillies from 2005 through 2012. With the Phillies, Victorino won three Gold Glove Awards, was named to two MLB All-Star Games, and was a member of the 2008 World Series champions. He also won the Lou Gehrig Memorial Award in 2008 and the Branch Rickey Award in 2011.