Shane Victorino

Shane Victorino

About Shane Victorino

Shane Patrick Victorino (born November 30, 1980) is an outfielder in Major League Baseball (MLB) for the Los Angeles Dodgers. Previously, he played for the San Diego Padres and Philadelphia Phillies. 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. Victorino is a former Hawaii state high school track and field champ (Spring, 1999) for St. Anthony High School in the 100 m, 200 m, and 400 m dashes. His 100 m time (10.80) was a state meet record. He has been consistently clocked at 3.73.8 sec. from home to first right-handed. He also has a strong arm, with 24 career outfield assists.