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Kris Benson

Kristen James Benson

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 4", Weight: 190 lb.

Born: November 7, 1974 in Kennesaw, Georgia, US
High School: Sprayberry HS (Marietta , GA)
School: Clemson University (Clemson , SC)

Drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in the 1st round (1st) of the 1996 MLB June Amateur Draft from Clemson University (Clemson , SC).

Prospect Ratings by Baseball America:
Pre-1997: Rated #8 Prospect
Pre-1998: Rated #7 Prospect
Pre-1999: Rated #59 Prospect

Major League Stats

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Kris Benson
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Pitching: 2010 / 2009 / 2008
 Batting: 2010 / 2008

Minors Pitching

YearAgeAgeDifTmLgLevAffWLW-L%ERAGGSGFCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBIBBSOHBPBKWPBFWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9SO/W
199722-1.32 Teams2 LgsAA-A+PIT87.5333.8724240000128.01306955124511384155571.3679.10.83.29.73.07
199722-0.4LynchburgCARLA+PIT52.7142.581010000059.14920171130722132411.0457.40.22.010.95.54
199722-2.0CarolinaSOULAAPIT35.3754.981414000068.281493811321662023161.64610.61.44.28.72.06
199823-3.7NashvillePCLAAAPIT810.4445.3728280110156.016210293265051295096891.3599.31.52.97.42.58
2002270.62 Teams2 LgsAAA-AAPIT12.3331.4655000024.2135428032100940.8514.70.72.911.74.00
2002272.5AltoonaELAAPIT101.0001.291100007.05111007100250.7146.41.30.09.0
200227-0.1NashvillePCLAAAPIT02.0001.5344000017.284318025000690.9064.10.54.112.73.13
2005307.0St. LucieFLORA+NYM000.001100003.00000004100100.0000.00.00.012.0
2008336.22 Teams2 LgsAAA-A+PHI16.1435.781313000067.095524310170392023061.67212.81.32.35.22.29
2008339.9ClearwaterFLORA+PHI02.0008.102200006.210663306000341.95013.54.04.08.12.00
2008335.8Lehigh ValleyILAAAPHI14.2005.521111000060.18546377140332022721.64112.71.02.14.92.36
2009347.22 Teams2 LgsAAA-AATEX46.4005.251211010073.28348436240533033231.45210.10.72.96.52.21
20093410.0FriscoTLAATEX01.0005.401100005.05331104100211.2009.01.81.87.24.00
2009347.0Oklahoma CityPCLAAATEX45.4445.241110010068.27845405230492033021.47110.20.73.06.42.13
2010358.1RenoPCLAAAARI12.3338.8777000022.13426225110142101142.01513.72.04.45.61.27
7 Seasons2333.4114.9390890210474.25173022606115564091821920931.4169.81.22.97.82.64
A+ (3 seasons)A+54.5563.001313000069.05926234160823132851.0877.70.52.110.75.13
AA (3 seasons)AA46.4004.691616000080.291534213331774023621.53710.21.53.78.62.33
AAA (5 seasons)AAA1423.3785.4061600210325.03672231954410652501111414461.45510.21.22.96.92.36

Minors Batting

YearAgeAgeDifTmLgLevAffGPAABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOBAOBPSLGOPSTBGDPHBPSHSFIBB
199722-2.42 Teams2 LgsAA-A+PIT241190000010002.000.000.000.000000200
199722-0.4LynchburgCARLA+PIT10000000000000000000
199722-2.4CarolinaSOULAAPIT141190000010002.000.000.000.000000200
199823-3.9NashvillePCLAAAPIT28272411000000117.042.080.042.122100200
2002271.02 Teams2 LgsAAA-AAPIT5650000000004.000.000.000.000000100
2002272.6AltoonaELAAPIT1320000000002.000.000.000.000000100
200227-0.1NashvillePCLAAAPIT4330000000002.000.000.000.000000000
2005307.0St. LucieFLORA+NYM1000000000000000000
2008335.72 Teams2 LgsAAA-A+PHI13440000000002.000.000.000.000000000
20083310.1ClearwaterFLORA+PHI2000000000000000000
2008335.7Lehigh ValleyILAAAPHI11440000000002.000.000.000.000000000
2009342 Teams2 LgsAAA-AATEX12000000000000000000
2009349.9FriscoTLAATEX1000000000000000000
2009347.4Oklahoma CityPCLAAATEX11000000000000000000
2010358.0RenoPCLAAAARI7420000000010.000.333.000.333000100
7 Seasons90524411000100225.023.065.023.088100600
A+ (3 seasons)A+13000000000000000000
AA (3 seasons)AA1614110000010004.000.000.000.000000300
AAA (5 seasons)AAA61383311000000221.030.086.030.116100300

Minors Fielding

YearAgeTmLgLevAffGCGChPOAEDPFld%RF/GSBCSCS%lgCS%PORctchRtz
1997222 Teams2 LgsAA-A+PITP24198920.8950.7110217%
199722LynchburgCARLA+PITP10126420.8331.00400%
199722CarolinaSOULAAPITP14725001.0000.506225%
199823NashvillePCLAAAPITP2832151610.9691.111700%
2002272 Teams2 LgsAAA-AAPITP5101001.0000.202133%
200227AltoonaELAAPITP1000000.00100%
200227NashvillePCLAAAPITP4101001.0000.251150%
200530St. LucieFLORA+NYMP1110001.0001.00100%
2008332 Teams2 LgsAAA-A+PHIP1314410011.0001.0813528%
200833ClearwaterFLORA+PHIP2101001.0000.502133%
200833Lehigh ValleyILAAAPHIP111349011.0001.1811427%
2009342 Teams2 LgsAAA-AATEXP1215411021.0001.2512425%
200934FriscoTLAATEXP1000000.0001100%
200934Oklahoma CityPCLAAATEXP1115411021.0001.3612320%
201035RenoPCLAAAARIP7633001.0000.86600%
7 Seasons9088355033.9660.94611216%

Teams Played For

YearAgeTmLgLevAff
199722Carolina MudcatsSouthern LeagueAAPIT
199722Lynchburg HillcatsCarolina LeagueA+PIT
199823Nashville SoundsPacific Coast LeagueAAAPIT
199924Pittsburgh PiratesNational LeagueMLBPIT11999-04-091999-10-03
200025Pittsburgh PiratesNational LeagueMLBPIT12000-04-052000-10-01
200126Injured
200227Altoona CurveEastern LeagueAAPIT
200227Nashville SoundsPacific Coast LeagueAAAPIT2002-04-052002-05-02
200227Pittsburgh PiratesNational LeagueMLBPIT12002-05-132002-09-22
200328Pittsburgh PiratesNational LeagueMLBPIT12003-03-312003-07-17
200429Pittsburgh PiratesNational LeagueMLBPIT12004-04-072004-07-26
200429New York MetsNational LeagueMLBNYM22004-07-312004-10-01
200530St. Lucie MetsFlorida State LeagueA+NYM2005-04-292005-04-29
200530New York MetsNational LeagueMLBNYM12005-05-052005-09-30
200631Baltimore OriolesAmerican LeagueMLBBAL12006-04-062006-09-27
200833Clearwater ThreshersFlorida State LeagueA+PHI2008-06-192008-06-24
200833Lehigh Valley IronPigsInternational LeagueAAAPHI2008-06-292008-08-27
200934Texas RangersAmerican LeagueMLBTEX12009-04-102009-06-06
200934Frisco RoughRidersTexas LeagueAATEX2009-05-032009-05-03
200934Oklahoma City RedHawksPacific Coast LeagueAAATEX2009-07-112009-09-04
201035Reno AcesPacific Coast LeagueAAAARI2010-04-122010-08-04
201035Arizona DiamondbacksNational LeagueMLBARI12010-04-172010-04-28

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