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VERN BENSON

MLB  Deceased
Positions
3B-24, OF-6
Born
Place
Died
January 20, 2014   (89.123)
Ht/Wt
5-11 / 180
Bats/Throws
Left / Right
High School
Granite Quarry  (Granite Quarry,NC)
College:
Drafted:
Not drafted 
Signed...
3 players as scout
Full Name
Vernon Adair Benson 
TBC Player ID
8723
MLB Debut
July 31, 1943  (18.315)

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OFF THE FIELD
Managerial and Head Coaching totals are listed below the stats. Major League seasons are listed in bold and records where he was Manager or Head Coach are shaded.
YearJobTeamLeagueLevelWinsLossesPctGBLRankTeam Manager/Head CoachPlayoffs
1961Third Base CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8074.51913.05Solly Hemus, Johnny Keanednq
1962Third Base CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8478.51917.56Johnny Keanednq
1963Third Base CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB9369.5746.02Johnny Keanednq
1964Third Base CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB9369.574--1Johnny KeaneWon World Series (Yankees) 
1965First Base CoachNew York YankeesMLB-ALMLB7785.47525.06Johnny Keanednq
1966First Base CoachNew York YankeesMLB-ALMLB7089.44026.510Ralph Houk, Johnny Keanednq
1966First Base CoachCincinnati RedsMLB-NLMLB7684.47518.07Don Heffner, Dave Bristoldnq
1967First Base CoachCincinnati RedsMLB-NLMLB8775.53714.54Dave Bristoldnq
1968First Base CoachCincinnati RedsMLB-NLMLB8379.51214.04Dave Bristoldnq
1969First Base CoachCincinnati RedsMLB-NLMLB8973.5494.03Dave Bristoldnq
1970Third Base CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB7686.46913.04Red Schoendienstdnq
1971Bullpen CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB9072.5567.02Red Schoendienstdnq
1972Bullpen CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB7581.48121.54Red Schoendienstdnq
1973Bullpen CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8181.5001.52Red Schoendienstdnq
1974Bullpen CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8675.5341.52Red Schoendienstdnq
1975Bullpen CoachSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8280.50610.54Red Schoendienstdnq
1976Third Base CoachAtlanta BravesMLB-NLMLB7092.43232.06Dave Bristoldnq
1977Third Base CoachAtlanta BravesMLB-NLMLB61101.37737.06Dave Bristol, Ted Turner, Vern Bensondnq
1977ManagerAtlanta BravesMLB-NLMLB61101.37737.06Dave Bristol, Ted Turner, Vern Bensondnq
1978ManagerSyracuseILAAA5090.35735.08Vern Bensondnq
1979ManagerSyracuseILAAA7763.5508.52Vern BensonLost in Finals 
1980First Base CoachSan Francisco GiantsMLB-NLMLB7586.46617.05Dave Bristoldnq
1986ScoutSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB7982.49128.53Whitey Herzogdnq
1987ScoutSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB9567.586--1Whitey HerzogLost World Series (Twins) 
1988ScoutSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB7686.46925.05Whitey Herzogdnq
1989ScoutSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8676.5317.03Whitey Herzogdnq
1990ScoutSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB7092.43225.06Whitey Herzog, Joe Torre, Red Schoendienstdnq
1991ScoutSt. Louis CardinalsMLB-NLMLB8478.51914.02Joe Torrednq
MLB Managerial Totals:61101.377 
Minor and College Managerial Totals:127153.454 


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