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Ben McDonald

Larry Benard McDonald

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 7", Weight: 212 lb.

Born: November 24, 1967 in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, US
High School: Denham Springs HS (Denham Springs, LA)
School: Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA)

Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 27th round of the 1986 MLB June Amateur Draft from Denham Springs HS (Denham Springs, LA) and the Baltimore Orioles in the 1st round (1st) of the 1989 MLB June Amateur Draft from Louisiana State University (Baton Rouge, LA).

Prospect Ratings by Baseball America:
Pre-1990: Rated #2 Prospect

Major League Stats

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1989 21 -1.5 Frederick CARL A BAL 0 0 2.00 2 2 0 0 0 0 9.0 10 2 2 0 0 0 9 0 2 1 1.111 10.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
1990 22 -3.2 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA BAL 3 4 .429 3.60 10 10 0 0 0 0 55.0 44 26 22 5 24 1 52 3 1 4 1.236 7.2 0.8 3.9 8.5 2.17
1990 22 -1.8 Hagerstown EL AA BAL 0 1 .000 6.55 3 3 0 0 0 0 11.0 11 8 8 1 3 0 15 1 1 0 1.273 9.0 0.8 2.5 12.3 5.00
1990 22 -3.5 Rochester IL AAA BAL 3 3 .500 2.86 7 7 0 0 0 0 44.0 33 18 14 4 21 1 37 2 0 4 1.227 6.8 0.8 4.3 7.6 1.76
1991 23 -2.8 Rochester IL AAA BAL 0 1 .000 7.71 2 2 0 0 0 0 7.0 10 7 6 1 5 0 7 0 0 1 36 2.143 12.9 1.3 6.4 9.0 1.40
1995 27 0.4 Rochester IL AAA BAL 0 0 2.45 1 1 0 0 0 0 3.2 1 2 1 0 4 0 1 0 0 1 17 1.364 2.5 0.0 9.8 2.5 0.25
4 Seasons 3 5 .375 3.74 15 15 0 0 0 0 74.2 65 37 31 6 33 1 69 3 3 7 53 1.312 7.8 0.7 4.0 8.3 2.09
A (1 season) A 0 0 2.00 2 2 0 0 0 0 9.0 10 2 2 0 0 0 9 0 2 1 1.111 10.0 0.0 0.0 9.0
AA (1 season) AA 0 1 .000 6.55 3 3 0 0 0 0 11.0 11 8 8 1 3 0 15 1 1 0 1.273 9.0 0.8 2.5 12.3 5.00
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 3 4 .429 3.46 10 10 0 0 0 0 54.2 44 27 21 5 30 1 45 2 0 6 53 1.354 7.2 0.8 4.9 7.4 1.50
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1989 21 -1.6 Frederick CARL A BAL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990 22 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA BAL 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990 22 -1.6 Hagerstown EL AA BAL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1990 22 -3.8 Rochester IL AAA BAL 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1991 23 -2.9 Rochester IL AAA BAL 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1995 27 0.6 Rochester IL AAA BAL 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
4 Seasons 15 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A (1 season) A 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AA (1 season) AA 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
AAA (3 seasons) AAA 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1989 21 Frederick CARL A BAL P 2 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 1.00
1990 22 2 Teams 2 Lgs AAA-AA BAL P 10 13 3 7 3 1 .769 1.00
1990 22 Hagerstown EL AA BAL P 3 3 0 2 1 0 .667 0.67
1990 22 Rochester IL AAA BAL P 7 10 3 5 2 1 .800 1.14
1991 23 Rochester IL AAA BAL P 2 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.50
1995 27 Rochester IL AAA BAL P 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 1 0 0%
4 Seasons 15 18 5 10 3 1 .833 1.00 1 0 0%
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1989 21 Frederick Keys Carolina League A BAL
1989 21 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1989-09-06 1989-10-01
1990 22 Hagerstown Suns Eastern League AA BAL
1990 22 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1990 22 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1990-07-03 1990-10-03
1991 23 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1991 23 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1991-04-22 1991-09-08
1992 24 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1992-04-09 1992-10-04
1993 25 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1993-04-09 1993-10-03
1994 26 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1994-04-06 1994-08-10
1995 27 Rochester Red Wings International League AAA BAL
1995 27 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB BAL 1 1995-04-27 1995-09-30
1996 28 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1996-04-03 1996-09-27
1997 29 Milwaukee Brewers American League MLB MIL 1 1997-04-01 1997-07-16

Sabr ID: 29a0d519

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