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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
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.  Frankie Kelleher (88.34)
2.  Ray Montgomery (82.76)
3.  David Lamb (82.61)
4.  Dernell Stenson (82.5)
5.  Larry Miggins (81.1)
6.  Shawn Hare (80.8)
7.  Pat Dodson (80.4)
8.  Frank Reiber (80.15)
9.  Matt Winters (78.85)
10.  Tony Johnson (78.71)
Age: 19
1.  Harry Hanson (95.83)
2.  Derrell Griffith (95.83)
3.  Rowdy Elliott (95.83)
4.  Howard Freigau (91.67)
5.  Tom Sullivan (91.67)
6.  Ed Sicking (91.67)
7.  Red Shannon (91.67)
8.  Tom Kirk (91.67)
9.  Roger Marquis (91.67)
10.  Hank Greenberg (91.67)
11.  Art Merewether (91.67)
12.  Jess Cortazzo (91.67)
13.  Bill Buckner (91.67)
14.  Don Pavletich (91.67)
Age: 20
1.  Carl Sawatski (100)
2.  Vern Fuller (95.83)
3.  Tom Hutton (95.83)
4.  Rowdy Elliott (95.83)
5.  Bud Heine (95.83)
6.  Harry Hanson (95.83)
7.  Richie Hebner (95.83)
8.  Billy Martin (91.67)
9.  Artie Dede (91.67)
10.  Ed Sicking (91.67)
11.  Milt Reed (91.67)
12.  Bob Watson (91.67)
13.  Teddy Kearns (91.67)
14.  Tom Kirk (91.67)
15.  Roger Marquis (91.67)
16.  Marv Blaylock (91.67)
17.  Carl East (91.67)
18.  John Mercer (91.67)
19.  Babe Young (91.67)
20.  Art Merewether (91.67)
21.  Jess Cortazzo (91.67)
22.  Tom Sullivan (91.67)
23.  Hank Greenberg (91.67)
24.  Frank Kelliher (91.67)
25.  Bill Wagner (91.67)
Age: 21
1.  Harry Rosenberg (94.84)
2.  Hector Cruz (93.39)
3.  Boots Day (91.4)
4.  Greg Sims (88.62)
5.  Mel Roach (86.77)
6.  Bill Wagner (86.77)
7.  John Flannery (86.64)
8.  Wayne Redmond (86.24)
9.  Bill Keen (86.11)
10.  Gene Robertson (85.19)
Age: 22
1.  Harry Rosenberg (94.84)
2.  Jay Van Noy (88.89)
3.  Greg Sims (88.62)
4.  Ziggy Hasbrook (87.7)
5.  Gary Alexander (86.9)
6.  Mel Roach (86.77)
7.  John Flannery (86.64)
8.  Wayne Redmond (86.24)
9.  Reid Brignac (86.24)
10.  Bill Keen (86.11)
11.  Mike Easler (86.11)
Age: 23
1.  Wayne Redmond (100)
2.  Harry Rosenberg (94.84)
3.  Luis Saturria (94.84)
4.  Charlie Maxwell (93.25)
5.  Roberto Petagine (90.74)
6.  Joe Buskey (89.55)
7.  Jay Van Noy (88.89)
8.  Greg Sims (88.62)
9.  Jim Wessinger (87.96)
10.  Ray Stoviak (87.17)
Age: 24
1.  Wayne Redmond (100)
2.  Harry Rosenberg (94.84)
3.  Jeff Baldwin (94.18)
4.  Chin-Feng Chen (92.06)
5.  Bob Garbark (91.53)
6.  Joe Buskey (89.55)
7.  Jay Van Noy (88.89)
8.  Greg Sims (88.62)
9.  Jim Wessinger (87.96)
10.  Ray Stoviak (87.17)
Age: 25
1.  Wayne Redmond (100)
2.  Harry Rosenberg (94.84)
3.  Jeff Baldwin (94.18)
4.  Chin-Feng Chen (94.18)
5.  Joe Buskey (89.55)
6.  George Kopacz (89.29)
7.  Jay Van Noy (88.89)
8.  Greg Sims (88.62)
9.  Jim Wessinger (87.96)
10.  Mike Fuentes (87.7)
Age: 26
1.  Jim Brown (85.35)
2.  Bill Dunlap (82.85)
3.  Travis Denker (81.19)
4.  Don Lang (81.01)
5.  Hugh Willingham (79.97)
6.  Lou Jackson (79.52)
7.  Wilkin Ramirez (79.51)
8.  Rick Herrscher (78.3)
9.  Rob Richie (76.94)
10.  Steven Tolleson (76.15)
Age: 27
1.  Frankie Kelleher (88.89)
2.  Dernell Stenson (85.08)
3.  Dennis Werth (84.78)
4.  Larry Miggins (84.43)
5.  Frank Reiber (83.67)
6.  Dale Long (82.33)
7.  Ray Montgomery (82.09)
8.  Brian Banks (81.39)
9.  Steve Hammond (80.67)
10.  Bill Norman (79.45)
Age: 28
1.  Frankie Kelleher (88.34)
2.  Ray Montgomery (82.76)
3.  David Lamb (82.61)
4.  Dernell Stenson (82.5)
5.  Larry Miggins (81.1)
6.  Dale Long (81.07)
7.  Shawn Hare (80.8)
8.  Pat Dodson (80.4)
9.  Frank Reiber (80.15)
10.  Tony Johnson (78.71)
Age: 29
1.  Frankie Kelleher (88.34)
2.  Ray Montgomery (82.76)
3.  David Lamb (82.61)
4.  Dernell Stenson (82.5)
5.  Larry Miggins (81.1)
6.  Shawn Hare (80.8)
7.  Pat Dodson (80.4)
8.  Frank Reiber (80.15)
9.  Matt Winters (78.85)
10.  Tony Johnson (78.71)


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