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Will BensonTrack this Player High Level: A Current Team: Lake County (A) - Cleveland Indians
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
PositionsRF-208, CF-4Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameWilliam Buchanan Benson
Height6-5Weight215BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJune 16,1998 [21.153]PlaceAtlanta,Georgia
High SchoolWestminster (Atlanta,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Cleveland Indians [Team Picks] in the 1st round (14th overall) of the 2016 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$2,500,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2017-CLE-#7 ... 2018-CLE-#10 ... 2019-CLE-#21   [PIPE] 2017-CLE-#7 ... 2018-CLE-#7 ... 2019-CLE-#25
OrganizationsCLE [4] Awards1
TBC Player ID203929MLBAM ID666181
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed77Power95Contact11XBH95RBIs80Runs55Hitting23Durability81Team.504Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Arizona IndiansArizRkcle7rf18441583133103627102226040002.209.321.424.7456719184.293.215.405.32411.9632.612.733.2626.3357.58
2017Mahoning Valley ScrappersNYPLA-cle7rf1956202294885103671318030001.238.347.475.8229623236.339.237.421.35213.1433.902.584.2420.2047.92
2018Lake County CaptainsMidwAcle20123416547511122581268215270124.180.324.370.69415434506.218.190.401.31016.2130.041.854.3518.9145.33
2019Lake County CaptainsMidwAcle216221744591231855182377800512.272.371.604.97513133259.325.332.576.39414.2930.122.116.9512.0655.93
2019Lynchburg HillcatsCaroA+cle216121729419242392317320514.189.290.304.5946615255.255.115.290.26212.1628.632.351.5754.2536.59
2019Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12343473100215227827468151201026.230.331.454.78519748514.288.224.433.32813.2329.382.224.2819.7348.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3461210187256501460199561320344316011413.212.330.425.7555141241440.273.213.417.00014.1030.762.184.1720.1748.44
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6121729419242392317320514.189.290.304.5946615255.255.115.290.00012.1628.632.351.5754.2536.59
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter185633981342344011330811923070636.212.340.450.79028567765.255.238.461.00015.5630.071.935.2315.8350.00
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter56202294885103671318030001.238.347.475.8229623236.339.237.421.00013.1433.902.584.2420.2047.92
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter441583133103627102226040002.209.321.424.7456719184.293.215.405.00011.9632.612.733.2626.3357.58
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625678812023728932669520770526.212.330.425.75524158674.273.213.417.00014.1030.762.184.1720.1748.44

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2016Arizona Indians ArizRkcle18RF39--612126463.9841.62------4488.669.6
2017Mahoning Valley Scrappers NYPLA-cle19RF56--912219593.9791.66------56100.076.7
2018Lake County Captains MidwAcle20RF113--230864244238.9752.11------12391.981.3
2018Lake County Captains MidwAcle20CF4--11-2-1311.8462.75------1233.32.9
2019Lake County Captains MidwAcle21RF21--2841-3332.9701.52------6233.915.2
2019Lake County Captains MidwAcle21LF20--42-2-4442.9552.10------6232.314.5
2019Lake County Captains MidwAcle21CF12--19---19191.0001.58------6219.48.7
2019Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+cle21LF38--583--61611.0001.61------6162.328.1
2019Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+cle21RF15--311-132321.0002.13------6124.611.1
2019Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+cle21CF1--1---111.0001.00------611.60.7
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF38--583--61611.0001.61------380.00.0
A+ Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF15--311-132321.0002.13------150.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF1--1---111.0001.00------10.00.0
A Totals for RF - 2 season(s)-   RF134--2581274277270.9752.01------1340.00.0
A Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF20--42-2-4442.9552.10------200.00.0
A Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF16--30-2-3230.9381.88------160.00.0
A- Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF56--912219593.9791.66------560.00.0
Rk Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF39--612126463.9841.62------390.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2016Arizona Indians ArizRkcle18--------39--
2017Mahoning Valley Scrappers NYPLA-cle19--------56--
2018Lake County Captains MidwAcle20-------4113--
2019Lake County Captains MidwAcle21------201221--
2019Lynchburg Hillcats CaroA+cle21------38115--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2017Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB1911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2018Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB20221200120020000001.0001.0002.5003.5005141.0001.5002.50050.000.000.0025.002.0050.00
2019Cleveland IndiansMLB Spring TrainingMLB2110000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000100.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 3 yrs43120012003100000.667.8331.6672.5005161.0001.0002.00050.0016.670.3316.673.0050.00

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2016High School All-American - 2nd Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-06-20OFCleveland IndiansLynchburg (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lynchburg (A+)21.004Team Roster on 2019-06-20
2018-04-03OFCleveland IndiansLake County (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Lake County (A)19.291Team Roster on 2018-04-03
2017-06-22ofCleveland IndiansMahoning Valley (A-)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mahoning Valley (A-)19.006Team Roster on 2017-06-22
2016-06-21ofCleveland IndiansArizona Indians (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (Georgia HS)18.005Team Roster on 2016-06-21
* 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.