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Ben OrloffTrack this Player High Level: AA Status:
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Drafted
PositionsSS-215, 2B-80, 3B-25, 1B-5Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameBen Orloff
Height5-11Weight170BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 26,1987 [31.117]PlaceSimi Valley,California
High SchoolSimi Valley (Simi Valley,CA)
CollegeUniversity of California-Irvine (Irvine,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 9th round (281st overall) of the 2009 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Colorado Rockies [Team Picks] in the 19th round (587th overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$25,000Signing ScoutsDoug Deutsch
OrganizationsHOU [5] Awards4
TBC Player ID123522MLBAM ID543608
RelationshipsBrother of Matt Orloff
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed78Power13Contact92XBH14RBIs33Runs61Hitting68Durability79Team.539Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006UC IrvineBigWestNCAA-1Fr6ss-2b1956152203300016551410926006.217.320.217.537330201.232.000.092.2626.974.980.710.000.000.00
2007UC IrvineBigWestNCAA-1So6ss-2b2065244467910003320715221234302.324.387.365.7528910308.351.041.156.3434.877.141.470.000.0012.66
2008UC IrvineBigWestNCAA-1Jr6ss-2b2160227507817002319930191216304.344.441.419.8609517288.370.075.251.39010.426.600.630.000.0021.79
2009UC IrvineBigWestNCAA-1Sr6ss-2b2260254629111102818521161021003.358.414.409.82310412297.367.051.185.3677.075.390.760.000.0013.19
2009Greeneville AstrosAppRkhou-2b221137772005203221201.189.273.243.5169245.189.054.189.2416.674.440.670.000.0028.57
2009Tri City ValleycatsNYPLA-hou-2b222860991008405922102.150.235.167.40210170.173.017.167.1977.1412.861.800.000.0011.11
2009Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         39971616300136081143303.165.250.196.446193115.180.031.175.2146.969.571.380.000.0018.75
2010Tri City ValleyCatsNYPLA-hou22b-ss2363238527340016235341966105.307.405.324.729774285.332.017.235.34111.936.670.560.000.005.48
2011Lexington LegendsSALAhou9ss2496327519315423112627261363010.284.359.373.73212221376.301.089.190.3307.186.910.960.53163.5022.58
2012Lancaster JethawksCalifA+hou6ss257728540828002972322246507.288.362.316.678908332.306.028.158.3089.646.630.690.000.009.76
2012Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou9ss2539122163651015318654104.295.360.352.712436140.308.057.139.3205.714.290.750.000.0016.67
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1164075611813104410340289106011.290.361.327.68813314472.306.037.152.3128.475.930.700.000.0011.86
2013Corpus Christi HooksTexAAhou9ss-2b26411312039500115213869312.298.379.336.715445162.310.038.160.3238.024.940.620.000.0012.82
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter35512001953394052115561612292383416131.283.363.329.692395471410.300.046.182.0008.656.520.750.14600.0013.86
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter8025336751010268321141113416.296.370.344.7148711302.309.048.150.0006.954.640.670.000.0014.67
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter7728540828002972322246507.288.362.316.678908332.306.028.158.0009.646.630.690.000.009.76
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter96327519315423112627261363010.284.359.373.73212221376.301.089.190.0007.186.910.960.53163.5022.58
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter91298618250024275392888207.275.372.292.664875355.301.017.221.00010.997.890.720.000.006.10
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1137772005203221201.189.273.243.5169245.189.054.189.0006.674.440.670.000.0028.57
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter241877178281381010062268067437816015.320.398.366.764321391094.340.046.178.0007.316.120.840.000.0013.88
Average Minor - Per 162 games16254889155182152267564217167014.283.363.329.69218021643.300.046.182.0008.656.520.750.14600.0013.86

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2009Greeneville Astros AppRkhou222B3--241-76.8572.00------1127.34.5
2009Tri City Valleycats NYPLA-hou222B19--30352156765.9703.42------2867.925.3
2009Tri City Valleycats NYPLA-hou22SS4--610111716.9414.00------2814.35.3
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou232B23--5570318128125.9775.43------6336.531.1
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou23SS16--21503127471.9594.44------6325.421.6
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou233B15--1328244341.9532.73------6323.820.3
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou24SS80--1172361444367353.9624.41------9683.358.0
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou242B15--32392127371.9734.73------9615.610.9
2012Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou25SS63--95182845285277.9724.40------7781.845.0
2012Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou252B8--1525-340401.0005.00------7710.45.7
2012Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou253B3--39-112121.0004.00------773.92.1
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou25SS38--52107321162159.9814.18------3997.427.1
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou26SS14--2042296462.9694.43------4134.110.0
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou262B12--1429144443.9773.58------4129.38.6
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou263B7--614122120.9522.86------4117.15.0
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou261B5--392194241.9768.20------4112.23.6
AA Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS52--72149530226221.9784.25------520.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B12--1429144443.9773.58------120.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B7--614122120.9522.86------70.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B5--392194241.9768.20------50.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS63--95182845285277.9724.40------630.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B8--1525-340401.0005.00------80.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B3--39-112121.0004.00------30.00.0
A Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS80--1172361444367353.9624.41------800.00.0
A Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B15--32392127371.9734.73------150.00.0
A- Totals for 2B - 2 season(s)-   2B42--85105533195190.9744.52------420.00.0
A- Totals for SS - 2 season(s)-   SS20--27604139187.9564.35------200.00.0
A- Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B15--1328244341.9532.73------150.00.0
Rk Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--241-76.8572.00------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2009Greeneville Astros AppRkhou22---3-------
2009Tri City Valleycats NYPLA-hou22---194------
2010Tri City ValleyCats NYPLA-hou23---231615-----
2011Lexington Legends SALAhou24---1580------
2012Lancaster Jethawks CalifA+hou25---8633-----
2012Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou25----38------
2013Corpus Christi Hooks TexAAhou26--512147-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Houston AstrosMLB Spring TrainingMLB2512010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs12010001000000000.500.500.5001.000102.500.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2014University of California-Irvine AnteatersBigWestNCAACollege-27Assistant Coach24159.6254.03Mike GillespieCWS Final-8,#8 in Nation
2015University of California-Irvine AnteatersBigWestNCAACollege-28Associate Coach24159.6254.03Mike Gillespie
2016University of California-Irvine AnteatersBigWestNCAACollege-29Assistant Coach241113.4586.08Mike Gillespie
2017University of California-Irvine AnteatersBigWestNCAACollege-30Assistant Coach24915.37511.07Mike Gillespie
2018University of California-Irvine AnteatersBigWestNCAACollege-31Assistant Coach241311.5425.03Mike Gillespie
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Big West Conference All-Conference Team (SS)1
2009Big West Conference All-Conference Team (SS) ... Big West Conference Player of the Year ... Brooks Wallace Award3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-06-18SSFree Agent -RetiredRetiredAnnounced retirement26.053  
2013-06-08SSFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Astros26.043  
2012-07-17SSHouston AstrosCorpus Christi (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Corpus Christi (AA)25.082Team Roster on 2012-07-17
2012-06-09SSHouston AstrosLancaster (A+)-Minors--25.044Team Roster on 2012-06-09
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2009-06-15ContractSigned by Astros 
* 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.