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Ben FlowersTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1951-1956 MLB Years: 1951-1956
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PositionsP-76Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBennett Flowers
Height6-4Weight195BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJune 15,1927PlaceWilson,North Carolina
Death DateFebruary 18,2009 [81.248]
High SchoolCoon (Wilson,NC)
MLB DebutSeptember 29,1951 [24.106]
OrganizationsBOS [2] SLN [2] DET [1] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11471Retrosheet IDflowb101MLBAM ID114256
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts64Walks72Hittable33SO/BB80vsPower33Hitting12Durability37Team.504Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36Rel24000.0010100003.02000120001.006.00--3.006.002.00-2.15
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25Rel26143.86326261113379.0873934624362001.409.870.682.724.081.50.2003.57
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet40Rel28006.0040400106.05441220001.177.501.503.003.001.00-4.87
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37ST28103.62440000027.0271211112190001.438.890.333.956.261.581.0002.77
1956St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37ST29116.94330000011.215991550001.7111.570.773.863.861.00.5003.91
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22Rel29025.71320320017041.0542926910222001.5611.851.982.204.832.20.0004.88
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter374.4976136311313167.019093841854864001.4510.160.962.894.601.59.3001.33
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter143.72336271113382.0893934625382001.389.730.662.734.151.52.200-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter025.71320320017041.0542926910222001.5611.851.982.204.832.20.000-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter214.62770000038.1422120217240001.519.690.463.925.541.41.667-
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter006.0040400106.05441220001.177.501.503.003.001.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings494.4999178211414220.024812211024711125001.4510.160.962.894.601.59.3081.33

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36p2411000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos25p263219032001000801001.158.158.263.4215220.273.105.105.1850.0040.000.000.000.0066.67
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet40p2841000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37p28410010000000400001.100.100.100.2001010.167.000.000.0910.0040.000.000.000.000.00
1955Totals for MLB-MLB         811010000000500001.091.091.091.1821011.167.000.000.0830.0045.450.000.000.000.00
1956St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln37p2933000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi22p29322000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.23733.3333.331.000.000.000.00
1955Totals for NL-NL         355000000001100000.000.167.000.167006.000.000.200.11916.6716.671.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter76360420010011501002.111.135.167.3026238.190.056.083.0002.6339.4715.000.000.0050.00
Boston Red Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter3320032001000901001.150.150.250.4005221.273.100.100.0000.0042.860.000.000.0066.67
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter713010000000400001.077.077.077.1541013.111.000.000.0000.0030.770.000.000.000.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter322000000001100000.000.333.000.333003.000.000.500.00033.3333.331.000.000.000.00
Detroit Tigers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter41000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162770940020023202004.111.135.167.30213481.190.056.083.0002.6339.4715.000.000.0050.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos24P1-3-------------1100.00.6
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos26P32-79415122019.9500.590.24-----32100.020.9
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet28P4-6121143.7500.750.50-----4100.02.6
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P4-27131-54.8001.000.15-----4100.02.6
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi29P32-41-11111211.9170.340.27-----32100.020.8
1956St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P3-1122--441.0001.330.36-----3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P76-167833444541.9110.540.25-----760.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1951Boston Red SoxALMLBbos241----------
1953Boston Red SoxALMLBbos2632----------
1955Detroit TigersALMLBdet284----------
1955St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln284----------
1956Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2932----------
1956St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln293----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1957-04-08TradeTraded by Phillies with Mel Geho, Elmer Valo, Tim Harkness, Ron Negray and Cash to Dodgers for Chico Fernandez. 
1957-04-01Returned to Phillies. 
1956-10-15Purchased by Athletics from Phillies. 
1956-05-11TradeTraded by Cardinals with Stu Miller and Harvey Haddix to Phillies for Herm Wehmeier and Murry Dickson. 
1955-09-08TradeTraded by Tigers to Cardinals for Bobby Tiefenauer. 
1945-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Red Sox. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.