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KRIS BENSON

MLB  Retired     |   Played: 1994-2010
Positions
P-283
Born
November 7, 1974  (39.319)
Place
Ht/Wt
6-4 / 188
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
High School
Sprayberry  (Marietta,GA)
College:
Drafted:
Pittsburgh Pirates:  1996-1-1 (June-Reg)  bonus: $2,000,000 
Signed by
Full Name
Kristin James Benson 
TBC Player ID
1006
MLB Debut
April 9, 1999  (24.153)

Pitch Repertoire

2010SpeedShareStrike%#
2-Seam Fastball88.7735.867.0588
Slider81.2728.160.8769
Fastball88.3918.348.8945
Changeup81.108.963.6422
Curveball73.398.175.0020
unknown0.000.850.002
Married to Anna Benson, Model

Top Prospect:  mlb  1997 (#8), 1998 (#7), 1999 (#59)   team  1997 (#1-PIT), 1999 (#3-PIT)
Control
61
K-Rating
46
Efficiency
49
vsPower
45

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (95.48)
2.  Jeff Francis (92.19)
3.  Mark Redman (91.57)
4.  Edwin Jackson (89.75)
5.  Odalis Perez (89.09)
6.  John Thomson (88.61)
7.  Joe Saunders (88.16)
8.  David Bush (88.07)
9.  Oliver Perez (87.41)
10.  Chris Capuano (87.04)
Age: 25
1.  Paul Maholm (92.02)
2.  Joe Blanton (91.99)
3.  Carl Pavano (91.45)
4.  Alan Benes (91.09)
5.  Bob Walk (90.98)
6.  Jim Beattie (90.71)
7.  Tom Gorzelanny (90.03)
8.  Wade Davis (89.59)
9.  Brett Anderson (89.16)
10.  Ricky Romero (88.9)
Age: 26
1.  Greg Mathews (93.99)
2.  Rick Matula (92.72)
3.  Alan Benes (91.09)
4.  Doug Davis (91.04)
5.  Bob Walk (91.02)
6.  Mike Harkey (90.75)
7.  Mike Mason (89.82)
8.  Dustin McGowan (89.41)
9.  Brett Anderson (89.16)
10.  Chad Ogea (88.42)
Age: 27
1.  Doug Davis (93.85)
2.  Aaron Harang (92.5)
3.  Mike Harkey (91.98)
4.  Jon Niese (91.97)
5.  Clayton Richard (89.25)
6.  Chad Ogea (89.11)
7.  Roger Pavlik (88.11)
8.  Mat Latos (88.08)
9.  Brett Cecil (87.27)
10.  Willie Banks (87.13)
Age: 28
1.  Mike Harkey (96.62)
2.  Doug Davis (95.35)
3.  Donovan Osborne (90.64)
4.  Horacio Ramirez (90.01)
5.  Chad Ogea (89.55)
6.  Sean Bergman (89.23)
7.  Mark Prior (88.88)
8.  Mat Latos (88.09)
9.  Doug Fister (87.18)
10.  Ian Kennedy (86.69)
Age: 29
1.  Doug Davis (93.81)
2.  Luke Hochevar (92.76)
3.  Donovan Osborne (92.47)
4.  Rodrigo Lopez (92.02)
5.  Joe Saunders (91.44)
6.  Tomo Ohka (90.48)
7.  Johnny Cueto (89.96)
8.  Ted Lilly (88.85)
9.  Chris Volstad (88.26)
10.  Trevor Cahill (88.02)
Age: 30
1.  Rodrigo Lopez (95.31)
2.  John Danks (94.39)
3.  Joe Saunders (92.56)
4.  Ted Lilly (91.48)
5.  Scott Baker (91.32)
6.  Tomo Ohka (90.72)
7.  Scott Karl (90.35)
8.  Jeff Francis (88.83)
9.  Jarrod Washburn (87.67)
10.  Luke Hochevar (87.29)
Age: 31
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (94.97)
2.  Jeff Francis (91.96)
3.  John Thomson (90.89)
4.  Joe Saunders (90.32)
5.  Rodrigo Lopez (90.12)
6.  Jarrod Washburn (90.09)
7.  Aaron Cook (89.93)
8.  Ted Lilly (89.3)
9.  Doug Davis (89.14)
10.  Gavin Floyd (88.75)
Age: 32
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (94.97)
2.  Mark Redman (92.8)
3.  Jeff Francis (91.96)
4.  Joe Saunders (90.32)
5.  Rodrigo Lopez (90.12)
6.  Wandy Rodriguez (89.65)
7.  Gavin Floyd (88.75)
8.  David Bush (88.56)
9.  Edwin Jackson (88.28)
10.  Oliver Perez (88.27)
Age: 33
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (94.97)
2.  Mark Redman (92.07)
3.  Rodrigo Lopez (92.01)
4.  Jeff Francis (91.96)
5.  Joe Saunders (90.32)
6.  Gavin Floyd (88.75)
7.  David Bush (88.56)
8.  Edwin Jackson (88.28)
9.  Oliver Perez (88.27)
10.  Chris Capuano (87.3)
Age: 34
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (95.56)
2.  Jeff Francis (92.31)
3.  Mark Redman (91.02)
4.  Woody Williams (89.92)
5.  Rodrigo Lopez (89.83)
6.  Edwin Jackson (89.35)
7.  Joe Saunders (88.85)
8.  David Bush (88.55)
9.  Odalis Perez (87.97)
10.  Oliver Perez (87.87)
Age: 35
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (95.48)
2.  Jeff Francis (92.19)
3.  Mark Redman (91.57)
4.  Edwin Jackson (89.75)
5.  Woody Williams (89.55)
6.  Odalis Perez (89.09)
7.  John Thomson (88.61)
8.  Joe Saunders (88.16)
9.  David Bush (88.07)
10.  Oliver Perez (87.41)
Age: 36
1.  Jeremy Bonderman (95.48)
2.  Jeff Francis (92.19)
3.  Mark Redman (91.57)
4.  Edwin Jackson (89.75)
5.  Odalis Perez (89.09)
6.  John Thomson (88.61)
7.  Joe Saunders (88.16)
8.  David Bush (88.07)
9.  Oliver Perez (87.41)
10.  Chris Capuano (87.04)


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