Lawrence James Benton
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 165 lb.
Born: November 20, 1897 in St. Louis, MO
Debut: April 19, 1923 (Age 25.150, 5,235th in MLB history)
vs. NYG 8.0 IP, 5 H, 4 SO, 7 BB, 2 ER
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1923 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Braves/Reds/Giants 1923-1935
Last Game: August 16, 1935 (Age 37.269)
vs. CIN 0 AB, 0 H, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 0 SB
Died: April 3, 1953 in Amberley, OH
Buried: St. Joseph Old Cemetery, Cincinnati, OH
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