James Thomas Darnell
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 2", Weight 195 lb.
- School University of South Carolina
- High School San Ramon Valley High School
- Debut August 9, 2011
- Final Game May 17, 2012
- Born January 19, 1987 in Fresno, CA USA
James Darnell was drafted by the San Diego Padres in the 2nd round of the 2008 amateur draft. He was signed by scout Anthony Byrd for $740,000 at the August 15 signing deadline and made his pro debut that summer.