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Andy BenesTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1986-2002 MLB Years: 1989-2002
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Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-430Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAndrew Charles Benes
Height6-6Weight245BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 20,1967 [50.246]PlaceEvansville,Indiana
High SchoolEvansville Central (Evansville,IN)
CollegeUniversity of Evansville (Evansville,IN)

DraftedSelected by the San Diego Padres [Team Picks] in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1988 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$235,000Signing ScoutsDenny Galehouse
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1989-SDN-#2 ... 1990-SDN-#1
MLB DebutAugust 11,1989 [21.357]
OrganizationsSDN [7] SLN [5] ARI [2] SEA [1] Awards1Awards Voting4-14
TBC Player ID780Retrosheet IDbenea001MLBAM ID110854
RelationshipsBrother of Alan Benes, Brother of Adam Benes, Father of Drew Benes
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for San Diego Padres in 1993-1995 and Arizona Diamondbacks in 1998
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks57Hittable65SO/BB67vsPower65Hitting54Durability76Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1986EvansvilleCollegeNCAAFrS/R18465.9213103510073.0916848033470001.7011.22--4.075.791.42.400-
1987EvansvilleCollegeNCAASoS/R19954.3815114500084.0805441029850001.298.54--3.099.072.93.643-
1988EvansvilleCollegeNCAAJrS/R201631.422416813802146.08728230361880000.845.36--2.2211.595.22.842-
1989Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn30ST21842.16161605300108.07932266391151001.096.560.503.249.552.95.667-
1989Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn23ST21218.10550000026.2412924812292001.9913.842.704.059.792.42.667-
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST01053.33212105300134.1120615014511443001.278.000.933.409.602.82.6673.11
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST21633.5110100000066.2512826731660311.236.880.944.188.912.13.6673.59
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST2210113.60323112010192.0177877718691402511.288.280.843.236.552.03.4763.66
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST2315113.03333304100223.0194767523591673441.137.830.932.386.742.83.5773.55
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST2413143.35343402200231.0230908614611691151.268.950.542.376.572.77.4812.96
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST2515153.78343404200230.220011197238617914241.247.800.903.366.982.08.5003.90
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST266143.86252502200172.0155827420511894011.208.091.042.669.873.71.3003.35
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40ST27474.17191901100118.2121655510451263001.409.180.763.419.562.80.3643.21
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea40ST27725.8612120000063.0724241833452021.6710.291.144.716.431.36.7784.99
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40ST2818103.83363423111230.02151079828771606061.278.401.093.016.252.08.6434.44
1997Prince William CannonsCaroA+sln-ST29000.0011000005.03100190000.805.40--1.8016.209.00--
1997Arkansas TravelersTexAAsln-ST29101.2911000007.02110260000.572.57--2.577.713.001.000-
1997Louisville RedbirdsAmerAAAsln-ST29001.8011000005.03111150000.805.401.801.809.005.00--
1997Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorMLB--ST0101.06330000017.083214200000.714.240.532.1210.595.001.0002.23
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40ST291073.10262600000177.014964619611757051.197.580.463.108.902.87.5882.91
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari40ST3014133.97343401000231.022111110225741649161.288.600.972.886.382.22.5194.16
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari40ST3113124.81333210000198.0216117106348214110041.509.801.543.726.401.72.5205.24
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40ST321294.88302731010166.0174959030681371011.469.431.633.697.432.01.5715.08
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40S/R33777.38271980030107.012292883061781061.7010.232.525.116.541.28.5007.10
2002Potomac CannonsCaroA+sln-ST34009.0011000007.08772630002.0010.292.577.713.860.50--
2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-ST34113.12440000017.017762480001.218.831.042.084.152.00.500-
2002Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorMLB--ST0114.81550000024.0251413410110001.449.251.483.704.071.10.5005.43
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40ST34542.7818171100097.08039301051640051.357.420.934.735.941.25.5564.71
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter1551393.9740338716219612502.123771206110628990920006316511.318.541.043.277.182.20.5271.05
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1263.32292905300175.0153786519651753001.247.810.973.328.932.69.667-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter325.6910100000048.16137311117422001.5911.202.023.127.712.47.600-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter942.11171705300115.08133276411211001.066.320.473.209.442.95.692-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter005.25220000012.0118727120001.508.251.505.259.001.71--
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter29143.3252371523902303.02581501120983200001.177.65--2.919.493.27.674-
San Diego Padres Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter69753.571871861158101232.0112853949011540210362715161.248.220.842.937.552.58.479-
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter52374.25137123145151777.2740397367107318614150231.368.561.243.687.111.93.584-
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter27254.36676611000429.243722820859156305191101.389.151.243.276.391.96.519-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter725.8612120000063.0724241833452021.6710.291.144.716.431.36.778-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14123.97353412110220.02091069725801766141.318.541.043.277.182.20.5381.05
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1573.32363606400220.0191978124812184001.247.810.973.328.932.69.682-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1989Wichita WranglersTexAAsdn30p211614210001001611000.071.188.071.2591017.125.000.071.1475.8835.296.000.000.000.00
1989Las Vegas StarsPCLAAAsdn23p2151000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1989Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         2115210001001711000.067.176.067.2431018.125.000.067.1385.5638.897.000.000.000.00
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p2110242600120001201001.250.250.375.6259125.455.125.125.2800.0048.000.004.0024.0016.67
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p2232602610020022505101.100.127.117.2447168.167.017.050.1152.9436.7612.500.000.0016.67
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p2333624200110062927002.032.143.081.2245177.031.049.145.1257.7937.664.831.3062.0050.00
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p24346731020150052905101.149.205.224.42915378.237.075.149.2026.4137.185.801.2867.0030.00
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p25347259301400133114000.125.149.208.35715488.211.083.097.1611.1437.5033.001.1472.0044.44
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p26254928100700122013003.163.180.184.3649163.296.021.041.1651.5934.9222.000.000.0012.50
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn40p2719402610030011803001.150.171.175.3467144.273.025.050.1582.2740.9118.000.000.0016.67
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p28367351140060013709200.151.158.205.36315485.289.054.068.1581.1843.5337.000.000.0036.36
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p29255541220050011418000.218.246.255.50114265.293.037.055.2281.5421.5414.000.000.0016.67
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari40p303365811301300628110000.169.250.262.51217482.278.093.185.2377.3234.154.671.2265.0036.36
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari40p31315869001500417110001.155.222.207.42912173.200.052.121.2035.4823.294.251.3758.0011.11
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p3228501400110041906003.080.148.140.2887160.100.060.140.1406.6731.674.751.6750.0025.00
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p3326321530040011502000.156.182.250.4328335.294.094.125.1882.8642.8615.000.000.0060.00
2002Memphis RedbirdsPCLAAAsln-p3443000000001101000.000.250.000.250005.000.000.333.17620.0020.001.000.000.000.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln40p341934371012001902001.206.229.324.55311237.250.118.147.2412.7024.329.002.7034.0028.57
MLB Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter3857414810621085000343076954014.143.186.204.39015129880.228.061.107.0003.8634.899.030.9192.6327.36
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter2518210001002812000.056.190.056.2461023.100.000.111.0008.7034.784.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter94000000001201000.000.200.000.200006.000.000.250.00016.6733.332.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1614210001001611000.071.188.071.2591017.125.000.071.0005.8835.296.000.000.000.00
San Diego Padres Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter1873742047804240016168348209.126.167.179.3466712443.211.053.096.0003.6137.9210.500.9093.5025.53
St. Louis Cardinals Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter134244143910021800894127204.160.188.225.4135512282.247.065.098.0002.8433.3311.750.71122.0030.77
Arizona Diamondbacks Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6412314203028001045220001.163.237.236.473295155.237.073.154.0006.4529.034.501.2961.5025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623122045903210014129340206.143.186.204.3906412370.228.061.107.0003.8634.899.030.9192.6327.36
Average Minor - Per 162 games1621171360006001352613000.056.190.056.24660149.100.000.111.0008.7034.784.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn21P16--810-218181.0001.13------16100.011.8
1989Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn21P5---21-32.6670.40------5100.03.5
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn21P10-6648-112121.0001.200.18-----10100.06.2
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn22P32-192159112524.9600.750.13-----32100.019.8
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn23P33-223829-337371.0001.120.17-----33100.020.4
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn24P34-2311434114948.9801.410.21-----34100.021.0
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn25P34-2301714123231.9690.910.13-----34100.021.0
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn26P25-1722119-140401.0001.600.23-----25100.021.4
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn27P19-11877111514.9330.740.12-----19100.013.2
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea27P12-6327--991.0000.750.14-----12100.08.3
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln28P36-230824213432.9410.890.14-----36100.022.2
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln29P1---1--111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln29P26-1778141-2322.9570.850.12-----26100.016.0
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari30P34-2312325-248481.0001.410.21-----34100.021.0
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari31P33-1981315213028.9330.850.14-----33100.020.4
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln32P30-166417-121211.0000.700.13-----30100.018.5
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln33P27-10779-116161.0000.590.15-----27100.016.7
2002Potomac Cannons CaroA+sln34P1---------------1100.00.7
2002Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln34P4--13-1441.0001.00------4100.02.8
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln34P18-97510111615.9380.830.15-----1994.711.1
MLB Totals for P - 14 season(s)-   P403-25011562411017407397.9750.990.16-----4030.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--151176.8570.67------90.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--811-219191.0001.12------170.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1989Wichita Wranglers TexAAsdn2116----------
1989Las Vegas Stars PCLAAAsdn215----------
1989San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2110----------
1990San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2232----------
1991San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2333----------
1992San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2434----------
1993San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2534----------
1994San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2625----------
1995San Diego PadresNLMLBsdn2719----------
1995Seattle MarinersALMLBsea2712----------
1996St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2836----------
1997Arkansas Travelers TexAAsln291----------
1997St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln2926----------
1998Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3034----------
1999Arizona DiamondbacksNLMLBari3133----------
2000St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3230----------
2001St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3327----------
2002Potomac Cannons CaroA+sln341----------
2002Memphis Redbirds PCLAAAsln344----------
2002St. Louis CardinalsNLMLBsln3418----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1995Seattle MarinersDiv SeriesMLB27005.4020011.21079801.707.710.006.946.170.890.00.000
1995Seattle MarinersChamp. SeriesMLB270123.141002.1662303.8123.140.007.7111.571.500.00.000
1996St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB28005.141007.0641901.007.710.001.2911.579.000.00.000
1996St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB28005.2830015.11993901.4611.150.001.765.283.000.00.000
2002St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB34005.7911000004.22332450101.433.863.867.719.641.255.79.000
2002St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB34003.3811000005.12220450001.183.380.006.758.441.253.38.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs005.40413000023.31831421422011.376.940.775.408.491.571.16.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 3 yrs016.65514000023.0272170917001.5710.570.003.526.651.890.78.000

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB2812110000000100000.500.500.5001.0001021.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1996St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB2834011000001200000.250.400.500.900215.500.250.50020.0040.002.000.000.00100.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsDiv SeriesMLB3411000001000001000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2002St. Louis CardinalsChamp. SeriesMLB3412000000000001000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 2 yrs23110001000101000.333.333.333.666104.500.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs46011000001201000.167.286.333.619218.250.166.33312.5025.002.000.000.00100.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1993National League Player of the Week (July 26-August 1)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2002-07-16InjuredActivated from DL 
2000-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1999-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1998-02-03ContractSigned as Free Agent by Diamondbacks. 
1997-10-29Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-12-23ContractSigned as Free Agent by Cardinals. 
1995-10-31Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1995-07-31TradeTraded by Padres with Greg Keagle to Mariners for Marc Newfield and Ron Villone. 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1988San Diego Padres-20235,000-------235,000Signing Bonus out of 1988 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
1989San Diego PadresTeam Payroll2168,000-6082924429,80262,500303,000
1990San Diego PadresTeam Payroll22130,000-5382424515,727100,000433,000
1991San Diego PadresTeam Payroll23235,000-4311739742,231100,000668,000
1992San Diego PadresTeam Payroll24475,000-3661655962,245109,0001,143,000
1993San Diego PadresTeam Payroll252,050,000-179581++968,431109,0003,193,000
1994San Diego PadresTeam Payroll263,005,000-112288++957,101109,0006,198,000
1995Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll273,400,000-99690++999,520109,0009,598,000
1995San Diego PadresTeam Payroll273,400,000-99490++999,520109,0009,598,000
1996St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll283,375,000-87591++957,870109,00012,973,000
1997St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll294,850,000-48295++1,182,177150,00017,823,000
1998Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll306,450,000-25198++1,276,192170,00024,273,000
1999Arizona DiamondbacksTeam Payroll316,000,000-46595++1,454,491200,00030,273,000
2000St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll322,867,542-213977++1,394,248200,00033,140,542
2001St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll336,666,667-76392++1,897,758200,00039,807,209
2002St. Louis CardinalsTeam Payroll346,367,542-98690++2,011,045200,00046,174,751
* 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