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Ben RowenTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2018 MLB Years: 2014-2016
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-346Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBenjamin Ramon Rowen
Height6-3Weight184BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateNovember 15,1988 [30.066]PlaceDunedin,Florida
High SchoolPalos Verdes (Palos Verdes Estates,CA)
CollegeVirginia Tech (Blacksburg,VA), Los Angeles Harbor College (Wilmington,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Texas Rangers [Team Picks] in the 22nd round (676th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsRick MatskoService Time0.055 (2016)
MLB DebutJune 15,2014 [25.212]
OrganizationsTEX [5] TOR [2] BAL [1] CHN [1] CIN [1] MIL [1] NYN [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID149691Retrosheet IDroweb001MLBAM ID594985
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (41.24%) -- Changeup (29.90%) -- Slider (18.04%) -- Curveball (10.82%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 80.13 - [2014] - 78.84
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks85Hittable51SO/BB80vsPower51Hitting0Durability66Team.496Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Los Angeles Harbor CollegCollegeNCAAFr16Rel18108.6480800008.010880361001.5610.80--3.246.482.001.000-
2008Los Angeles Harbor CollegCollegeNCAASoRel19202.8410010000012.2166403200201.5011.37--2.1314.216.671.000-
2009Virginia TechACCNCAA-1Jr28Rel20424.6730030000434.247261829341001.6212.200.522.348.833.78.667-
2010Virginia TechACCNCAA-1Sr28Rel21522.6738038000654.0442016210632101.007.330.331.6710.506.30.714-
2010Spokane IndiansNwstA-tex16Rel21201.0921021009133.01844014301000.974.91--3.828.182.141.000-
2011Hickory CrawdadsSALAtex36Rel22541.9833033008259.0552613118431101.248.390.152.756.562.39.556-
2012Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+tex38R/CL23501.573803800311957.041101023521100.776.440.310.478.1617.331.000-
2013Frisco RoughRidersTexAAtex28R/CL24300.533103100241033.22332111280001.016.150.272.947.492.551.000-
2013Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex17Rel24310.84200200012332.0185306300000.755.06--1.698.445.00.750-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--R/CL0610.695105100361365.24185117580000.885.620.142.337.953.41.857-
2014Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex17Rel25303.45340340021547.047221829310001.199.000.381.725.943.441.000-
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex39Rel25004.1580800408.210440470001.6210.38--4.157.271.75-2.90
2015Bowie BaysoxEastAAbal29Rel26202.28200200013127.2247713180000.987.810.330.985.866.001.000-
2015Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor19Rel26012.0014014006118.0124402110000.786.00--1.005.505.50.000-
2015Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn29Rel26200.0080800109.06000170000.755.79--0.966.757.001.000-
2015Norfolk TidesILAAAbal29Rel26002.7960600109.28330360001.147.45--2.795.592.00--
2015Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0411.95480480021263.250141419420000.916.960.141.255.854.67.800-
2016Buffalo BisonsILAAAtor38Rel27042.47370370012147.0461313111331001.208.750.192.096.273.00.000-
2016Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAmil26Rel27001.69808002010.2112203120001.319.28--2.5310.124.00--
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0042.33450450014157.1571515114451001.228.840.162.176.983.21.000-
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil47Rel270015.0040400103.010650020003.3330.00----6.000.00-1.81
2017Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn46Rel28334.4154054009063.0803531613520001.4711.370.851.857.394.00.500-
2018Sugar Land SkeetersAtlInd-Rel29314.5015015003016.0209822130001.3811.251.131.137.316.50.750-
2018Louisville BatsILAAAcinRel29029.2810010003010.21915113270001.9716.032.531.695.913.50.000-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter006.9412012005011.2201090490002.0615.43--3.096.942.25--0.51
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter28152.3733403340015243455.240814912117993604201.118.010.331.947.063.64.651-
AAA Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter11113.081910191006710245.0247998512501891001.208.960.441.816.863.78.500-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter501.325105100371160.047109214460000.996.900.292.056.753.291.000-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter501.573803800311957.041101023521100.776.440.310.478.1617.331.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter541.9833033008259.0552613118431101.248.390.152.756.562.39.556-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter201.0921021009133.01844014301000.974.91--3.828.182.141.000-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter314.5015015003016.0209822130001.3811.251.131.137.316.50.750-
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1243.788608600010108.211760464251234301.299.600.332.0510.094.92.750-
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter004.1580800408.210440470001.6210.38--4.157.271.75--
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0015.0040400103.010650020003.3330.00----6.000.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings006.94226022600940220.03771891700751700002.0615.43--3.096.942.25--0.51
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1372.371600160007321220.019671588471732101.118.010.331.947.063.64.650-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAnyn46p28331000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter431000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1624000000000000000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2010Spokane Indians NwstA-tex21P21---9-1991.0000.43------21100.027.6
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex22P33--417112221.9550.64------33100.024.1
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex23P38--613132019.9500.50------38100.027.3
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex24P31--251287.8750.23------31100.022.1
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex24P20--714112221.9551.05------20100.013.9
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex25P34--514--19191.0000.56------34100.023.6
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex25P8-8-3--331.0000.380.383-100.0-8100.04.9
2015Bowie Baysox EastAAbal26P20--19-110101.0000.50------20100.014.1
2015Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor26P14--16--771.0000.50------14100.09.7
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26P8---4--441.0000.50------8100.05.6
2015Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal26P6--14-1551.0000.83------6100.04.2
2016Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor27P37--412--16161.0000.43------37100.025.7
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil27P8---1--111.0000.13------8100.05.8
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil27P4-3-------------4100.02.5
2017Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn28P54--519212624.9230.44------54100.038.0
2018Louisville Bats ILAAAcin29P10--151-76.8570.60------10100.07.3
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P12-11-3--331.0000.250.273-100.0-120.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 6 season(s)-   P191--247943107103.9630.54------1910.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P51--314131817.9440.33------510.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P38--613132019.9500.50------380.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P33--417112221.9550.64------330.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P21---9-1991.0000.43------210.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2010Spokane Indians NwstA-tex2121----------
2011Hickory Crawdads SALAtex2233----------
2012Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+tex2338----------
2013Frisco RoughRiders TexAAtex2431----------
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2420----------
2014Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex2534----------
2014Texas RangersALMLBtex258----------
2015Bowie Baysox EastAAbal2620----------
2015Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor2614----------
2015Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn268----------
2015Norfolk Tides ILAAAbal266----------
2016Buffalo Bisons ILAAAtor2737----------
2016Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAmil278----------
2016Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil274----------
2017Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAnyn2854----------
2018Louisville Bats ILAAAcin2910----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2009Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege20422.21201190010136.22814911231201.106.870.252.957.612.583.44.667
2012Surprise SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor23013.2114014002014.09751613001.075.790.643.868.362.174.50.000
2013Texas RangersMLB Spring TrainingMLB24014.5070700206.0553103000.837.501.500.004.5007.50.000
2015Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB26005.4020200101.2511001004.1727.000.000.005.4005.40.000
2016Toronto Blue JaysMLB Spring TrainingMLB271032.4030300101.2666010005.8332.400.005.400.000.0032.401.000
2017New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB28101.9390900109.1522016100.664.820.000.965.796.001.931.000
2018Cincinnati RedsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29009.0010100101.0211003002.0018.000.000.0027.0009.00.000
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs422.21201190010136.72814911231201.096.870.252.957.612.583.44.667
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs013.2114014002014.09751613001.075.790.643.868.362.174.50.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 5 yrs215.9522022006019.72315131213101.2710.530.460.925.956.506.86.667

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2012Carolina League All-Star Team (RP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-05-09PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Reds29.175  
2018-04-04PCincinnati RedsLouisville (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Louisville (AAA)29.140Team Roster on 2018-04-04
2018-02-19PCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract29.096Team Roster on 2018-02-19
2017-11-07PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency28.357  
2017-08-04PNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-Minors--Reinstated to active roster28.262Team Roster on 2017-08-04
2017-07-31PNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list28.258Team Roster on 2017-07-31
2017-04-06PNew York MetsLas Vegas (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Las Vegas (AAA)28.142Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2017-01-29PCincinnati RedsCincinnati Reds (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.075Team Roster on 2017-01-29
2016-12-14PNew York MetsNew York Mets (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract28.029Team Roster on 2016-12-14
2016-11-07PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency27.357  
2016-09-02PMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)27.291Team Roster on 2016-09-02
2016-08-04PMilwaukee BrewersColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Colorado Springs (AAA)27.262Team Roster on 2016-08-04
2016-08-04PMilwaukee BrewersMilwaukee Brewers (MLB)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Blue Jays by Brewers27.262Team Roster on 2016-08-04
2016-08-03PToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.261Team Roster on 2016-08-03
2015-08-04PToronto Blue JaysBuffalo (AAA)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Cubs by Blue Jays26.262Team Roster on 2015-08-04
2015-08-01PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.259Team Roster on 2015-08-01
2015-07-30PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors26.257Team Roster on 2015-07-30
2015-07-06PChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.233Team Roster on 2015-07-06
2015-07-06PChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Iowa (AAA)26.233Team Roster on 2015-07-06
2015-07-04PFree Agent -Free Agent--Opts out of contract26.231  
2015-06-21PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)26.218Team Roster on 2015-06-21
2015-05-29PBaltimore OriolesNorfolk (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Norfolk (AAA)26.195Team Roster on 2015-05-29
2015-04-12PBaltimore OriolesBowie (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bowie (AA)26.148Team Roster on 2015-04-12
2015-04-10PBaltimore OriolesBaltimore Orioles (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Dodgers with Chris O'Brien to Orioles for Ryan Webb, Brian Ward and a draft pick26.146Team Roster on 2015-04-10
2015-01-24PLos Angeles DodgersLos Angeles Dodgers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract26.070Team Roster on 2015-01-24
2014-12-21PFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Rangers26.036  
2014-12-17PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.032Team Roster on 2014-12-17
2014-07-04PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)25.231Team Roster on 2014-07-04
2014-06-11PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Round Rock (AAA)25.208Team Roster on 2014-06-11
2014-03-19PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)25.124Team Roster on 2014-03-19
2013-12-03PTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Round Rock (AAA)25.018Team Roster on 2013-12-03
2013-07-08PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)24.235Team Roster on 2013-07-08
2013-07-05PTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)24.232Team Roster on 2013-07-05
2013-06-21PTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Round Rock (AAA)24.218Team Roster on 2013-06-21
2013-04-08PTexas RangersFrisco (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Frisco (AA)24.144Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2012-06-11PTexas RangersMyrtle Beach (A+)-Minors--23.208Team Roster on 2012-06-11
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-06-15ContractSigned by Rangers 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2014Texas RangersTeam Payroll25500,000-79455-3,256,497500,000500,000
2016Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll27507,5000.05577143-3,498,245507,5001,007,500
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red