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Ben LivelyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Omaha (AAA) - Kansas City Royals MLB Years: 2017-2019
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PositionsP-147Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameEdward Bennett Lively
Height6-4Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMarch 5,1992 [27.139]PlacePensacola,Florida
High SchoolGulf Breeze (Gulf Breeze,FL)
CollegeUniversity of Central Florida (Orlando,FL)

DraftedSelected by the Cincinnati Reds [Team Picks] in the 4th round (135th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 26th round (780th overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$350,000Service Time0.149 (2018)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-CIN-#9   [PIPE] 2017-PHI-#25
MLB DebutJune 3,2017 [25.090]
OrganizationsPHI [4] KCA [2] CIN [2] Awards3
TBC Player ID162450Retrosheet IDliveb001MLBAM ID594902
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (46.23%) -- Curveball (22.41%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (14.62%) -- Slider (12.49%) -- Changeup (4.25%)
Fastball Velocity [2019] - 92.16 - [2018] - 91.21 - [2017] - 91.29
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts44Walks63Hittable57SO/BB58vsPower57Hitting32Durability60Team.504Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2011Central FloridaConfUSANCAA-1Fr11S/R19515.0516106100057.0543732634418001.548.530.955.376.471.21.833-
2012Central FloridaConfUSANCAA-1So19S/R20923.0019136000081.0673027145843001.387.440.115.009.331.87.818-
2013Central FloridaConfUSANCAA-1Jr19ST21752.04151502100106.08831242281015001.097.470.172.388.583.61.583-
2013Billings MustangsPioRkcinST21030.7312120000037.02173012490000.895.11--2.9211.924.08.000-
2013Dayton DragonsMidwAcin31ST21012.2511000004.02210171000.754.50--2.2515.757.00.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST0040.8813130000041.02394013561000.885.05--2.8512.294.31.000-
2014Bakersfield BlazeCalifA+cin38ST221012.2813130000079.0572020616950000.926.490.681.8210.825.94.909-
2014Pensacola Blue WahoosSouAAcin19ST22363.8813130000072.0603231736762101.337.500.884.509.502.11.333-
2014Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST01373.04262600000151.0117525113521712101.126.970.773.1010.193.29.650-
2015Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi19ST23874.13252501000143.2160696614451112001.4310.020.882.826.952.47.533-
2016Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi19ST24701.87990000053.0351111115490000.945.940.172.558.323.271.000-
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi19ST241153.06191901100117.28345401027900100.936.350.762.076.883.33.688-
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--ST01852.69282801100170.2118565111421390100.946.220.582.217.333.31.783-
2017Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi19ST25753.1516160100097.0913934322821101.168.440.282.047.613.73.583-
2017Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi49ST25474.2615150100088.29045421324521101.299.141.322.445.282.17.3644.70
2018Gulf Coast Phillies WestGCLRkphiST26000.0011000001.0000002000--------18.000.00--
2018Gulf Coast PhilliesGCLRkphiRel26000.0020200003.01000141000.673.00--3.0012.004.00--
2018Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphiS/R26322.421183001052.0371514315471001.006.400.522.608.133.13.600-
2018Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorRk--S/R0322.251495001056.0381514316532000.966.110.482.578.523.31.600-
2018Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi19ST26026.85550000023.2341818410220001.8612.931.523.808.372.20.0001.61
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca48Rel26011.3550500106.27110550001.809.45--6.756.751.00.0000.75
2019Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkcaRel270027.0010100101.03331010003.0027.009.00--9.000.00-11.00
2019Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBariRel270027.0010100101.03331010003.0027.009.00--9.000.00-11.00
2019Reno AcesPCLAAAariST27101.76440000015.0163326200001.439.391.173.5211.743.331.000-
2019Omaha Storm ChasersPCLAAAkcaRel27414.0717314006342.0412019719410031.438.791.504.078.792.16.800-
2019Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorRk--S/R0513.4521714006357.0572322925610031.438.951.413.929.582.44.833-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter4104.98272071030119.013770671939811101.4510.191.412.906.022.08.2861.67
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter54313.04143124193173715.2604263242532156738331.147.590.672.708.453.13.635-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter26133.066750172173323.126812211025892802231.107.440.692.477.783.15.667-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter18133.62474701000268.225511210822962364101.318.540.743.227.912.46.581-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1012.2813130000079.0572020616950000.926.490.681.8210.825.94.909-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter012.2511000004.02210171000.754.50--2.2515.757.00.000-
Rk Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter030.6615132000041.02273013551000.854.83--2.8512.074.23.000-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2183.065038123100244.02099883910722616001.307.710.333.958.342.11.724-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter494.81202001000111.012463601734741101.419.931.362.725.932.18.308-
Kansas City Royals Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter014.7060600207.210441560001.9611.741.175.877.041.20.000-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter0027.0010100101.03331010003.0027.009.00--9.000.00--
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7184.984936132050220.024912712235711472201.4510.191.412.906.022.08.2801.67
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings17103.04443861021220.0185817416662072111.147.590.672.708.453.13.630-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Pensacola Blue WahoosSouAAcin19p221017351012001603000.294.333.529.8629221.400.235.294.3774.7628.576.004.7617.0040.00
2015Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi1923917130101000700001.176.176.294.4705117.300.118.118.1970.0041.180.000.000.0033.33
2016Reading Fightin PhilsEastAAphi19p2438040002001400000.500.556.5001.0564091.000.000.125.46711.1144.444.000.000.000.00
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi19p2456000000000304000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00
2016Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         814040002001704000.286.333.286.6194019.571.000.071.2805.2636.847.000.000.000.00
2017Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi19p2549000000000301001.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.0030.000.000.000.000.00
2017Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi49p251426260028000900000.231.231.462.69312226.267.231.231.2870.0034.620.007.6913.0033.33
2018Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi2612000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2018Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi192657000000000200000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0028.570.000.000.000.00
2019Reno AcesPCLAAAarip2711100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19332600280001100000.182.182.364.54612233.200.182.182.0000.0033.330.006.0616.5033.33
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter336051211150022408002.200.226.300.52618370.314.100.133.0002.8634.2912.001.4360.0025.00
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1118100000000705001.000.000.000.0000023.000.000.000.0000.0030.430.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter224241211150021703001.286.318.429.74718347.458.143.190.0004.2636.178.502.1342.0025.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter19332600280001100000.182.182.364.54612233.200.182.182.0000.0033.330.006.0616.5033.33
Average MLB - Per 162 games16228117510017680009400000.182.182.364.54610217281.200.182.182.0000.0033.330.006.0616.5033.33
Average Minor - Per 162 games16229525595552500101180390010.200.226.300.5268815344.314.100.133.0002.8634.2912.001.4360.0025.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Billings Mustangs PioRkcin21P12--212-53.6000.25------12100.016.2
2013Dayton Dragons MidwAcin21P1----1-1---------1100.00.7
2014Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+cin22P13--25--771.0000.54------13100.09.3
2014Pensacola Blue Wahoos SouAAcin22P13--384-1511.7330.85------13100.09.3
2015Reno Aces PCLAAAari23P25--419342623.8850.92------250.017.4
2016Reading Fightin Phils EastAAphi24P9--56-111111.0001.22------9100.06.4
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi24P19--692-1715.8820.79------19100.013.3
2017Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi25P16--75--12121.0000.75------16100.011.3
2017Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi25P151588910222119.9051.270.223260.0-15100.09.3
2018Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi26P2--1---111.0000.50------2100.03.7
2018Gulf Coast Phillies West GCLRkphi26P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.01.9
2018Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi26P11--751-1312.9231.09------11100.07.9
2018Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi26P552313--441.0000.800.172166.7-5100.03.1
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca26P5-6---------10.0-5100.03.1
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P25201171013222523.9200.920.205455.6-250.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P71--2438646862.9120.87------710.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P22--814412622.8461.00------220.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--25--771.0000.54------130.00.0
A Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1----1-1---------10.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P15--322-75.7140.33------150.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Billings Mustangs PioRkcin2112----------
2013Dayton Dragons MidwAcin211----------
2014Bakersfield Blaze CalifA+cin2213----------
2014Pensacola Blue Wahoos SouAAcin2213----------
2015Reno Aces PCLAAAari2325----------
2016Reading Fightin Phils EastAAphi249----------
2016Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2419----------
2017Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2516----------
2017Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi2515----------
2018Gulf Coast Phillies GCLRkphi262----------
2018Gulf Coast Phillies West GCLRkphi261----------
2018Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2611----------
2018Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi265----------
2018Kansas City RoyalsALMLBkca265----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2011Youses OriolesCal Ripken LeagueCollege19223.10440100020.11810701022001.397.970.004.439.742.204.43.500
2012Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege20024.15660000030.128141461043401.268.311.782.9712.764.304.15.000
2017Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25106.97505000010.11488229001.5812.191.741.747.844.506.971.000
2018Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26113.13651000023.017882215100.836.650.780.785.877.503.13.500
2019Kansas City RoyalsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27003.0040400006.0522035001.337.500.004.507.501.673.00.000
Cal Ripken League Totals - 1 yrs223.10440100020.31810701022001.387.970.004.439.742.204.43.500
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs024.15660000030.328141461043401.258.311.782.9712.764.304.15.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs214.1215510000039.33618184729101.098.240.921.606.644.144.12.667

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2011Youses OriolesCal Ripken LeagueCollege1930100000101000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
2012Cowlitz Black BearsWest Coast LeagueCollege20414150001001301001.357.400.357.7575016.455.000.0716.2518.753.000.000.000.00
2018Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2623000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
West Coast League Totals - 1 yrs414150001001301001.357.400.357.7575016.455.000.0716.2518.753.000.000.000.00
Cal Ripken League Totals - 1 yrs30100000101000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 1 yrs23000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Pioneer League All-Star (RHP) ... Rookie League All-Star (SP)2
2014Minor League High-A All-Star Team (SP)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-06-22RPArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)YMinorsTradedTraded from Royals to Diamondbacks 27.109Team Roster on 2019-06-22
2019-06-20RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment27.107Team Roster on 2019-06-20
2019-05-29RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)27.085Team Roster on 2019-05-29
2019-05-28RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)27.084Team Roster on 2019-05-28
2019-05-05RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)27.061Team Roster on 2019-05-05
2019-04-26RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Omaha (AAA)27.052Team Roster on 2019-04-26
2019-03-10RPKansas City RoyalsOmaha (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Omaha (AAA)27.005Team Roster on 2019-03-10
2018-09-05RPKansas City RoyalsKansas City Royals (MLB)YActive--Claimed off waivers from Phillies by Royals26.184Team Roster on 2018-09-05
2018-09-03PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment26.182Team Roster on 2018-09-03
2018-05-10PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YDL-10InjuredAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA) for rehab26.066Team Roster on 2018-05-10
2018-04-27PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YDL-10InjuredDL10 Lower back strain26.053Team Roster on 2018-04-27
2017-08-20PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.168Team Roster on 2017-08-20
2017-07-09PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.126Team Roster on 2017-07-09
2017-06-03PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.090Team Roster on 2017-06-03
2017-05-15PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.071Team Roster on 2017-05-15
2017-05-14PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA) as 26th man25.070Team Roster on 2017-05-14
2017-04-21PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.047Team Roster on 2017-04-21
2017-04-19PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.045Team Roster on 2017-04-19
2017-03-17PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)25.012Team Roster on 2017-03-17
2016-11-17PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors24.257Team Roster on 2016-11-17
2016-05-27PPhiladelphia PhilliesLehigh Valley (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lehigh Valley (AAA)24.083Team Roster on 2016-05-27
2015-08-27PPhiladelphia PhilliesReading (AA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list23.175Team Roster on 2015-08-27
2015-08-14PPhiladelphia PhilliesReading (AA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured23.162Team Roster on 2015-08-14
2015-04-11PPhiladelphia PhilliesReading (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reading (AA)23.037Team Roster on 2015-04-11
2015-01-01PPhiladelphia PhilliesPhiladelphia Phillies (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Reds to Phillies for Marlon Byrd22.302Team Roster on 2015-01-01
2014-06-19PCincinnati RedsPensacola (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Pensacola (AA)22.106Team Roster on 2014-06-19
2014-04-12PCincinnati RedsBakersfield (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Bakersfield (A+)22.038Team Roster on 2014-04-12
2013-08-31PCincinnati RedsClinton (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Clinton (A)21.179Team Roster on 2013-08-31
2013-06-25PCincinnati RedsBillings (Rk)-Minors--21.112Team Roster on 2013-06-25
* 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
2013Cincinnati Reds-21350,000-------350,000Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (4th round - 135th overall)
2017Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll25535,0000.08381940-3,651,709535,000885,000
2018Philadelphia PhilliesTeam Payroll26550,000-67119164,360,045545,0001,435,000
* 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