- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 180 lb.
- School St. Catharine Junior College
Varner later was the "player to be named later" when the Arizona Diamondbacks traded Chris Capuano, Craig Counsell, Chad Moeller, Lyle Overbay, Jorge de la Rosa, and Junior Spivey to the Milwaukee Brewers on December 1, 2003 for Richie Sexson, Shane Nance, and a player to be named later. The Brewers sent Varner on December 15, 2003 to the Diamondbacks to complete the trade.