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John VanBenschoten #1AW-3

+ Played in Major Leagues 2004-2008
Positions: P-154
Proper Name: John Wesley Vanbenschoten
Born: April 14, 1980 (34.323) in San Diego, California
Height/Weight: 6-4 / 210 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Milford (Milford,OH)
College: Kent State University
Drafted: 2001 -- 1st round (8th overall) by Pittsburgh Pirates (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:August 18,2004 (24.126)
TBC Player ID:22441
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Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($0.4m) by Chicago White Sox.
Organizations:PIT, CHA, NYA, SDN
Signed by:Duane Gustavson
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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
1999Kent StateNCAANCAAfr19119.006400 022.0372422212198 2.2315.140.824.917.771.58
2000Kent StateNCAANCAAso20723.4810700 044.0422217318335 1.368.590.613.686.751.83
2001Kent StateNCAANCAA34jr21222.8121400 848.0341915226637 1.256.380.384.8811.812.42
2001 WilliamsportNYPLA-38pit21023.5199000025.2231110010195001.298.060.003.516.661.90
2002HickorySALA-pit221142.8027270000148.011957466621457001.227.240.363.778.822.34
2003LynchburgCaroA+-pit23602.2299000048.2331412118491001.056.100.183.339.062.72
2003 AltoonaEastAA45pit23763.691717100090.195463753478201.439.460.503.397.772.29
2004NashvillePCLAAA-pit244114.7223230000131.213575691649101401.409.231.093.356.902.06
2004 Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB47pit24136.91000028.2332722319181021.8110.360.945.975.650.95
2006GCL PiratesGCLRk-pit26014.501100006.01331241000.501.501.503.006.002.00
2006 AltoonaEastAA-pit26103.601100005.03220331001.205.400.005.405.401.00
2006 IndianapolisILAAA30pit26115.4033000011.2107727130001.467.711.545.4010.031.86
2007IndianapolisILAAA35pit271072.5619191100109.0983531851792201.378.090.664.216.521.55
2007 Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB47pit270710.15001039.0554544429261052.1512.690.926.696.000.90
2008IndianapolisILAAA30pit28743.922213002080.1703635332621001.277.840.343.596.951.94
2008 Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB47pit281310.48002022.1372826720210132.5514.912.828.068.461.05
2009CharlotteILAAA38cha29286.352213004078.0976655930673001.6311.191.043.467.732.23
2010GCL YankeesGCLRk-nya30111.294300007.05111280001.006.431.292.5710.294.00
2010 TampaFSLA+57nya30214.50122004026.030141348240001.4610.381.382.778.313.00
2010 TrentonEastAA48nya30200.003000006.04100440001.336.000.006.006.001.00
2010 Scranton/WBILAAA47nya30202.3161001111.213331681001.6310.030.774.636.171.33
2011YorkAtlInd--31322.918800 043.146161401434301.389.550.002.917.062.43
2011 TucsonPCLAAA38sdn31147.5255000026.137232239140001.7512.651.033.084.781.56
MLB Totals2139.2026190030901251009214686521102.1412.501.406.806.500.96
MLB: Average per 162 Games3209.2039290050136189151139211039832152.1412.501.406.806.500.96
Minor League Totals (16 seasons)57503.84183146211118117733943466032767828201.368.580.673.637.522.07
AAA (7 seasons)27354.451007711714494602452224218434411201.439.220.843.696.901.87
AA (3 seasons)1063.48211810001011024939541853001.429.090.453.657.572.07
A+ (2 seasons)813.002111004075632825526731001.197.560.603.128.762.81
A (1 seasons)1142.802727000014811957466621457001.227.240.363.778.822.34
A- (1 seasons)023.4699000026231110010195001.277.960.003.466.581.90
Ind (1 seasons)322.9388000043461614014343001.409.630.002.937.122.43
Rk (2 seasons)122.775400001364424121000.774.151.382.778.313.00
NCAA (3 seasons)1054.2637150008114113655475611520001.488.920.554.429.082.05
Pittsburgh Pirates (3 seasons)2139.2026190030901251009214686521102.1412.501.406.806.500.96
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
Batting Statistics
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Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1999Kent StateNCAANCAA fr195015535451028313021504235.290.402.535937.245.400.3702.3819.483191
2000Kent StateNCAANCAA so2056180496418210467124296174.356.443.6441087.289.456.3651.2118.0116222
2001Kent StateNCAANCAA34jr21612257499176318423255504032.440.560.9821542.542.880.4630.917.3221293
2001WilliamsportNYPLA-38pitp21327591750083272320022.227.362.293655.067.173.3153.29--2294
2003AltoonaEastAA45pitp231712242001000400001.333.636.5001136.167.167.500----622
2004NashvillePCLAAA-pitp2424241710140031000400.292.541.458999.167.292.4623.3324.01141
2004Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB47pitp248
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00.125.632.5001132.375.500.0003.008.0421
2006AltoonaEastAA-pit2611000000000100100.000.909.000909.000.000-----012
2006IndianapolisILAAA30pit2632000000000200000.000.833.000833.000.000-----012
2007IndianapolisILAAA35pit271916120001002710000.125.500.125625.000.125.2223.50--228
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB47pitp277
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00.143.667.286953.143.286.2503.00--220
2008IndianapolisILAAA30pit282210210000002500000.100.591.100691.000.200.2002.50--122
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB47pitp286
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00000.000.647.000647.000.167.0002.00--017
2011TucsonPCLAAA38sdnp3123100000001100001.000.786.000786.000.333.0001.00--014
MLB Totals (3 Seasons)2521321012003800400.095.208.286494.190.333.0832.6721.0628
MLB: Average per 162 Games162136191360613001952002600.095.208.286494.190.333.0832.6721.039181
Minor League Totals (8 seasons)12014316318011432155330524.217.301.294595.077.189.3303.53143.042168
AAA (5 seasons)705551010150082510401.182.297.255552.073.218.3103.1255.01468
AA (2 seasons)1813242001000500101.308.308.462770.154.154.500----614
A- (1 seasons)327591750083272320022.227.302.293595.067.173.3153.29--2286
NCAA (3 seasons)16756015820845104916133310012914031311.371.469.7501219.379.611.4031.2911.4420690
Pittsburgh Pirates (3 seasons)2521321012003800400.095.208.286494.190.333.0832.6721.0628
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
2003Team USA101.80300000101122051001.609.900.004.500.90
2007Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring Training0181.001000000.12330200012.0054.000.0054.000.00
2008Pittsburgh PiratesMLB Spring Training009.002100005555164002.209.001.8010.807.20
2009Chicago White SoxMLB Spring Training009.824000007.11588114002.1818.411.231.234.91
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
2001WilliamsportNYPLA-P9 11001.000--2.00
 
2002HickorySALAP27 142312.974--12.33
 
2003AltoonaEastAAP17 121220.923--12.71
 
2004NashvillePCLAAAP23 617011.000--9.00
2004Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP62814011.0001.617.50
 
2007Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP113905001.0001.154.09
 
2008Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP92201001.0000.411.00
 
2009CharlotteILAAAP22 21021.857--4.91
 
2010Gulf Coast YankeesGCLRkP4 01001.000--2.25
2010TampaFSLA+P12 15001.000--4.50
2010TrentonEastAAP3 11001.000--6.00
2010Scranton/Wilkes-BarreILAAAP6 01001.000--1.50
 
2011TucsonPCLAAAP5 12001.000--5.40
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP2689110011.0001.113.81
 AAAP56093022.951--6.27
 AAP200131320.929--11.70
 A+P12015001.000--4.50
 AP270142312.974--12.33
 A-P9011001.000--2.00
 RkP4001001.000--2.25

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