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Jack BentleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1913-1927 MLB Years: 1913-1927
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PositionsP-138, 1B-59, OF-3Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Needles Bentley
Height5-11Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 8,1895PlaceSandy Spring,Maryland
Death DateOctober 24,1969 [74.230]
High SchoolSherwood (Olney,MD)
MLB DebutSeptember 6,1913 [18.182]
OrganizationsNY1 [5] WS1 [4] PHI [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8724Retrosheet IDbentj101MLBAM ID110879
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Player Notes:   Inducted into the International League Hall of Fame in 1958
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts66Walks43Hittable43SO/BB56vsPower43Hitting43Durability40Team.543Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1913Washington Senators IALMLBws1-S/R18100.00312001111.05000251000.644.09--1.644.092.501.0002.19
1914Washington Senators IALMLBws1-S/R19572.3730111932144125.01104933353553001.307.900.223.813.951.04.4173.14
1915Washington Senators IALMLBws1-S/R20020.79422002011.08410300000.976.35--2.38--0.00.0003.20
1916Washington Senators IALMLBws1-Rel21000.0020200001.00000110000.75----6.756.751.00-3.07
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ST281384.483126512133183.0198102911067801101.459.740.493.303.931.19.6193.87
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny1-ST291653.782824413121188.019685791156601001.349.380.532.682.871.07.7624.05
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny1-S/R301195.042822611040157.020090881059472001.6511.460.573.382.690.80.5504.46
1926Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-S/R31028.17734003025.037282321070001.8613.140.713.552.490.70.0004.57
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny1-Rel31000.0010100102.00000210001.00----9.004.500.50-4.91
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-Rel32002.7940400209.277311030001.766.520.939.312.790.30-6.85
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter46334.011388949394329712.0761365318372632598101.439.590.473.323.260.98.5821.05
New York Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter40224.35927220362124539.2601284261321941914101.4710.020.533.243.190.98.645-
Washington Senators I Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter692.0539142532175148.11235334359614001.227.430.183.563.681.03.400-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter028.17734003025.037282321070001.8613.140.713.552.490.70.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings14104.01432716121103220.0234112981181802001.439.590.473.323.260.98.5831.05

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1913Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p1833000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1914Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p1930407112004000500000.275.275.325.60013240.314.050.050.2860.0012.500.000.000.0018.18
1915Washington Senators IALMLBws1-p2042000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p28528993862114003402000.427.446.5731.01951994.440.146.180.4663.194.261.331.0689.0023.68
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p294698122651060031301000.265.287.337.624336102.306.072.102.2902.9412.754.330.000.0023.08
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p3064991030523180091101000.303.361.485.8464810109.318.182.273.3828.2610.091.222.7533.0033.33
1926Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi-1b31752401962123227005407000.258.273.358.6318617252.256.100.121.2911.981.590.800.79120.0027.42
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p3134010000000000000.250.250.250.500104.250.000.000.2350.000.000.000.000.000.00
1926Totals for NL-NL         782441963123227005407000.258.273.357.6308717256.256.099.119.2901.951.560.800.78122.0026.98
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1-p3289120012001100000.222.300.556.8565110.143.334.444.37910.0010.001.0010.009.0050.00
MLB Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter28558458170308771002139011000.291.316.406.72223745616.303.115.151.0003.416.331.861.1483.4326.47
New York Giants Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter173299329716554000162904000.324.359.462.82113826319.347.138.191.0005.029.091.811.5759.8026.80
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter752401962123227005407000.258.273.358.6318617252.256.100.121.0001.981.590.800.79120.0027.42
Washington Senators I Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter37457112004000600000.244.244.289.53313245.282.045.044.0000.0013.330.000.000.0018.18
Average MLB - Per 162 games162332339717544000122206000.291.316.406.72213526350.303.115.151.0003.416.331.861.1483.4326.47

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1913Washington Senators IALMLBws118P3-11-5--551.0001.670.45-----3100.01.9
1914Washington Senators IALMLBws119P30-125931314340.9301.330.32-----30100.019.5
1915Washington Senators IALMLBws120P4-11121-43.7500.750.27-----4100.02.6
1916Washington Senators IALMLBws121P2-1-1--111.0000.501.00-----2100.01.3
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny128P31-183538114443.9771.390.23-----5259.620.3
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny129P28-188343134746.9791.640.24-----4660.918.3
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny130P28-157733324340.9301.430.25-----6443.818.4
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny130OF3--4---441.0001.33------644.72.0
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny1301B1--2---221.0002.00------641.60.7
1926Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi311B56--51628441548544.9939.71------7574.737.1
1926Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P7-25-5--551.0000.710.20-----759.34.6
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny131P1-2-------------333.30.7
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny132P4-9121-43.7500.750.33-----850.02.6
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1321B2--9---991.0004.50------825.01.3
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P138-71226160107196186.9491.350.26-----1380.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B59--52728441559555.9939.41------590.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF3--4---441.0001.33------30.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1913Washington Senators IALMLBws1183----------
1914Washington Senators IALMLBws11930----------
1915Washington Senators IALMLBws1204----------
1916Washington Senators IALMLBws1212----------
1923New York GiantsNLMLBny12831----------
1924New York GiantsNLMLBny12928----------
1925New York GiantsNLMLBny13028-1------3-
1926Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi317-56--------
1926New York GiantsNLMLBny1311----------
1927New York GiantsNLMLBny1324-2--------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1923New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB28019.452006.21074102.2613.500.005.401.350.250.00.000
1924New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB29123.7131017.018781001.539.530.004.245.291.250.00.333
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs135.32505100023.72801401211001.6910.650.004.564.180.920.00.250

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1923New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB2855031000000000000.600.600.8001.400415.600.200.2000.000.000.000.000.0033.33
1924New York GiantsWorld SeriesMLB2957120012001100000.286.375.7141.089518.200.428.57112.5012.501.0012.507.0050.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs1012151012001100000.417.462.7501.2129213.400.333.4177.697.691.007.6912.0040.00

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2025-12-30TradeTraded by Giants with Wayland Dean to Phillies for Jimmy Ring. 
1926-09-15Claimed on waivers by Giants from Phillies. 
* 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.