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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
John Clebon Benton
Stat Years
1910-1925  [mlb] 1910-1925
Height/Weight
6-1 / 190
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (437)
Draft Position
 
Born Date/Place
Death
1937-12-12 [50.168]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
None listed
Colleges
Draft
MLB Debut
1910-06-28 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.001)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [9] NY1 [7]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8729 ... retro id: bentr102 ... mlbam id: 110882
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1910Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-231---014.74122001010038.0443420123151111.7610.420.245.453.558.050.65.000
    1910MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----231---014.74122001010038.0443420123151111.7610.420.245.453.558.050.65.000
    1911Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-242---332.01665000044.2441810023283031.508.870.004.635.643.631.22.500
    1911MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----241---332.04665000044.7441810023283031.528.960.004.685.703.671.22.500
    1912Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-253---18203.1050392229112302.03161431042118162120181.449.420.063.524.834.261.37.474
    1912MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----251---18203.1050392229112302.03161431042118162120181.449.420.063.524.834.261.37.474
    1913Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-264---1173.49232291010144.11407656460686091.398.730.253.744.244.741.13.611
    1913MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----261---1173.50232291010144.31407656460686091.398.740.253.754.254.751.13.611
    1914Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-275---16182.9641311654102271.022312489395121113111.177.410.103.154.024.121.27.471
    1914MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----271---16182.9641311654102271.022312489395121113111.177.410.103.154.024.121.27.471
    1915Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-286---6133.323521629144176.116579652678350141.328.420.103.424.244.031.24.316
    1915New York GiantsNLMLBny1-286---352.821073033160.257261909261051.098.460.001.343.863.862.89.375
    1915MLB Totals: CIN-NY1byYearMLB----282---9183.1945289212175237.02221058427610960191.268.430.082.894.143.991.43.333
    1916New York GiantsNLMLBny1-297---1682.873830153682238.2210847655811550101.127.920.192.194.343.171.98.667
    1916MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----291---1682.873830153682238.7210847655811550101.137.930.192.194.353.171.98.667
    1917New York GiantsNLMLBny1-308---1592.7235251438103215.01907865541703071.077.950.211.722.933.271.71.625
    1917MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----301---1592.7235251438103215.01907865541703071.077.950.211.722.933.271.71.625
    1918New York GiantsNLMLBny1-319---121.88332000024.017850391000.836.380.001.133.383.003.00.333
    1918MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----311---121.88332000024.017850391000.836.380.001.133.383.003.00.333
    1919New York GiantsNLMLBny1-3210---17112.633528111672209.01817161552534041.117.790.222.242.283.061.02.607
    1919MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----321---17112.633528111672209.01817161552534041.117.790.222.242.283.061.02.607
    1920New York GiantsNLMLBny1-3311---9163.033325124582193.12228265831525031.3110.330.371.442.423.821.68.360
    1920MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----331---9163.033325124582193.32228265831525031.3110.350.371.442.423.821.68.360
    1921New York GiantsNLMLBny1-3412---522.881893149072.0722823217112001.249.000.252.131.383.500.65.714
    1921MLB Totals: NY1byYearMLB----341---522.881893149072.0722823217112001.249.000.252.131.383.500.65.714
    1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-3613---14103.663326150571219.0243106891057593051.379.990.412.342.424.361.04.583
    1923MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----361---14103.663326150571219.0243106891057593051.379.990.412.342.424.361.04.583
    1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-3714---792.773215617171162.21667050224424141.179.180.111.332.323.871.75.438
    1924MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----371---792.773215617171162.71667050224424141.179.210.111.332.333.881.75.438
    1925Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-3815---9104.053316617171146.21828866334360111.4711.170.182.092.215.401.06.474
    1925MLB Totals: CINbyYearMLB----381---9104.063316617171146.71828866334360111.4811.200.182.092.225.421.06.474
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)1501443.094373051452483132212,517.32472111586352712950666951.268.840.192.553.403.991.33.510
    National League Totals (16 yrs)1501443.094373051452483132212,517.32472111586352712950666951.268.840.192.553.403.991.33.510
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (9 yrs)84913.2826517885125187111,504.7152373854927501614456661.359.110.163.003.674.421.23.480
    New York Giants Totals (7 yrs)66532.7917212760123245101,012.794937731425211336210291.158.440.221.882.993.351.59.555
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1910Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-23p---11211010000000600000.091.091.091.1821110.000.000.0000.0054.550.000.00.000.0
    1911Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-24p---2614021002000602000.143.143.214.3571631.000.071.0000.0037.500.000.00.0050.0
    1912Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-25p---35010461430091003113000.135.143.163.306108173.000.028.0000.0028.700.000.00.0021.4
    1913Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-26p---423488100108004702000.208.269.250.51954121.000.042.0007.4112.961.750.00.0010.0
    1914Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-27p---5419141321071013103000.143.152.187.33995173.000.044.0001.0532.6331.000.00.0023.1
    1915Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-28p---6355311110030101102000.208.208.226.43455121.000.018.0000.0020.000.000.00.009.1
    1915New York GiantsNLMLBny1-28p---61023252004100501000.217.217.304.5212472.000.087.0000.0020.830.000.00.0040.0
    1916New York GiantsNLMLBny1-29p---738783701031022104000.090.113.115.2288491.000.025.0002.3825.0010.500.00.0014.3
    1917New York GiantsNLMLBny1-30p---8357211211020021805000.167.189.208.39779152.000.041.0002.5322.789.000.00.0016.7
    1918New York GiantsNLMLBny1-31p---937111000002100000.143.333.286.619921.000.143.00022.2211.110.500.00.00100.0
    1919New York GiantsNLMLBny1-32p---1035675130017000803000.194.194.239.43370161.000.045.0000.0011.430.0067.01.437.7
    1920New York GiantsNLMLBny1-33p---1133653600030001404000.092.092.092.1846960.000.000.0000.0020.290.000.00.000.0
    1921New York GiantsNLMLBny1-34p---121821131001001402000.143.182.190.3722441.095.047.0004.1716.674.000.00.0033.3
    1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-36p---13338052330040011213000.288.305.325.63085263.050.037.0001.1814.1212.000.00.0013.0
    1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-37p---14324651220030051000000.261.333.304.63751142.152.043.0009.8019.612.000.00.0016.7
    1925Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin-38p---153345092004004304000.200.265.244.50953112.133.044.0007.555.660.750.00.0022.2
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)437825451421941604122188238000.172.196.208.40488717224.067.036.2222.4821.208.55825.00.1116.9
    National League Totals (16 yrs)437825451421941604122188238000.172.196.208.40488717224.067.036.2222.4821.208.55825.00.1116.9
    Cincinnati Reds Totals (9 yrs)26549229951420402115117219000.193.220.230.45052811316.069.037.2532.8422.167.800.00.0016.8
    New York Giants Totals (7 yrs)17233316475212020771019000.141.159.177.336359598.063.036.1761.9519.7810.14333.00.2817.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1910Cincinnati RedsNLMLB23P12038.01130114141.0001.200.377.8100.06
    1911Cincinnati RedsNLMLB24P600.0061276.8571.000.003.9100.010
    1912Cincinnati RedsNLMLB25P5000.01378329491.9681.800.0032.7100.01
    1913Cincinnati RedsNLMLB26P2300.0035403935.8971.500.0015.0100.06
    1914Cincinnati RedsNLMLB27P4100.0970538479.9401.900.0026.6100.03
    1915Cincinnati RedsNLMLB28P3500.0756226563.9691.800.0022.7100.05
    1915New York GiantsNLMLB28P1000.0116101817.9441.700.006.6100.09
    1916New York GiantsNLMLB29P3800.06570363631.0001.700.0025.0100.03
    1917New York GiantsNLMLB30P3500.0258306360.9521.700.0022.7100.03
    1918New York GiantsNLMLB31P300.01701881.0002.700.002.4100.013
    1919New York GiantsNLMLB32P3500.03600063631.0001.800.0025.0100.03
    1920New York GiantsNLMLB33P3300.01374208987.9782.600.0021.4100.05
    1921New York GiantsNLMLB34P1800.0216111918.9471.000.0011.8100.07
    1923Cincinnati RedsNLMLB36P3300.0757226664.9701.900.0021.4100.05
    1924Cincinnati RedsNLMLB37P3200.0746435753.9301.700.0020.9100.06
    1925Cincinnati RedsNLMLB38P3300.0331133534.9711.000.0021.6100.05
    MLB Totals - (P)43703875680292312.0000.000.00---------
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1910MLB12----------
    1911MLB6----------
    1912MLB50----------
    1913MLB23----------
    1914MLB41----------
    1915MLB45----------
    1916MLB38----------
    1917MLB35----------
    1918MLB3----------
    1919MLB35----------
    1920MLB33----------
    1921MLB18----------
    1923MLB33----------
    1924MLB32----------
    1925MLB33----------
    Totals437----------