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Benji SimontonHigh Level: AAA Stat Years: 1992-1999
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Rated Prospect
PositionsOF-422, 1B-343Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameBenji Kendue Simonton
Height6-1Weight225BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 12,1972 [45.283]PlaceWalnut Creek,California
High SchoolPittsburg (Pittsburg,CA)
CollegeDiablo Valley College (Pleasant Hill,CA)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants in the 3rd round (75th overall) of the 1992 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1993-MLB-#10
OrganizationsSFN [7] ANA [1] Awards2
TBC Player ID95494
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed48Power92Contact15XBH82RBIs86Runs47Hitting67Durability87Team.526Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1992Everett GiantsNwstA-sfn-of2068225375510063494397832300.244.359.369.7288316272.340.125.320.33914.3428.682.002.2137.5029.09
1993Clinton GiantsMidwAsfn-of2110031052791841249874011260220.255.349.455.80414134358.356.200.332.35511.1731.282.803.3525.8343.04
1994Clinton LumberKingsMidwAsfn-of226723747641641457103527351037.270.412.549.96113034295.333.279.527.41217.6324.751.404.7516.9353.13
1994San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-of22682594177200145102328651105.297.384.537.92113934298.394.240.355.39810.7428.862.694.7018.5044.16
1994Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1354968814136428108105841591021312.284.398.542.94026968593.365.258.438.40514.1726.811.894.7217.7148.23
1995San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-1b2361225386596837704078100425.289.412.489.90111023279.399.200.409.39614.3427.961.952.8728.1335.38
1995Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of233810818339343031113221101.306.377.556.9336016123.397.250.370.4018.9426.022.913.2527.0048.48
1995Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         993335698189126710151110121526.294.401.511.91217039402.398.217.396.39712.6927.362.162.9927.7539.80
1996Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-1b2413746986117251237664101144610412.249.389.454.84321349577.311.205.424.37417.5024.961.433.9920.3941.88
1996Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-1b2414130012001000000.750.8001.5002.300615.667.7501.000.89920.000.000.0020.004.0033.33
1996Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         13847387120251247864102144610412.254.392.463.85521950582.315.209.429.37817.5324.741.414.1219.7141.67
1997Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-1b25116387739915220797581120605115.256.388.460.84817837479.313.204.419.37616.9125.051.484.1819.3537.37
1998San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-of-1b268930059962841669425310040204.320.426.6001.02618048359.430.280.463.43914.7627.861.894.4618.7550.00
1998Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-of-1b264516119457151950194410113.280.357.429.7866913182.354.149.298.34710.4424.182.322.7532.2028.89
1998Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         134461781413552188927214450317.306.403.540.94324961541.401.234.406.40813.3126.622.003.8821.9543.26
1999Lake Elsinore StormCalifA+ana-of2749184396814284800295220203.370.456.5981.05411024217.476.228.386.45413.3623.961.793.6923.0035.29
1999Erie SeaWolvesEastAAana34of2762182134410111944285522106.242.347.324.6715912215.339.082.236.31313.0225.581.960.47182.0027.27
1999Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         11136652112243967445710742309.306.402.462.86416936432.407.156.311.38413.1924.771.882.0840.6732.14
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter9013051523845181281325706332526974528221361.277.390.484.87414783413659.362.207.390.00014.3826.621.853.6123.1140.36
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter14130012001000000.750.8001.5002.300615.667.7501.000.00020.000.000.0020.004.0033.33
AA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter39813072093386685322325142403951748637.259.378.443.8215791271576.329.184.376.00015.2325.061.653.3624.6637.57
A+ Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2679681773067112462051141543162119217.316.418.557.9755391291153.423.241.407.00013.3627.412.053.9921.0442.16
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1675479914334826106181092185111257.261.377.495.87227168653.346.234.417.00014.0928.332.013.9821.0447.55
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter68225375510063494397832300.244.359.369.7288316272.340.125.320.00014.3428.682.002.2137.5029.09
Average Minor - Per 162 games162549941523352410211695175914211.277.390.484.87426661658.362.207.390.00014.3826.621.853.6123.1140.36

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1992Everett Giants NwstA-sfn20OF64--893519792.9481.44------6894.184.2
1993Clinton Giants MidwAsfn21OF81--8935-9792.9481.14------10081.060.4
1994Clinton LumberKings MidwAsfn22OF55--913219694.9791.71------6782.139.6
1994San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn22OF58--100652111106.9551.83------6885.342.6
1994San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn221B3--302-232321.00010.67------684.42.2
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn231B35--30919327331328.9919.37------6157.425.0
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23OF18--291213230.9381.67------3847.413.3
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn231B9--815-1186861.0009.56------3823.76.7
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn241B136--1171791510912651250.9889.19------13799.397.8
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn241B1--9--1991.0009.00------1100.00.7
1997Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn251B113--1079771111011671156.99110.23------11697.481.9
1998San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn261B26--25215421271267.98510.27------8929.218.6
1998San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn26OF44--5225-5954.9151.23------8949.431.4
1998Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn261B16--1545-111591591.0009.94------4535.611.4
1998Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn26OF24--35---35351.0001.46------4553.317.1
1999Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana271B3--23-112423.9587.67------496.12.2
1999Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana27OF37--6112-6462.9691.68------4975.527.6
1999Erie SeaWolves EastAAana271B1--10-111110.90910.00------621.60.7
1999Erie SeaWolves EastAAana27OF41--7421-7776.9871.85------6266.128.9
AAA Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B1--9--1991.0009.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 5 season(s)-   1B275--24951662724226882661.9909.68------2750.00.0
AA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF83--138331144141.9791.70------830.00.0
A+ Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF139--2139122234222.9491.60------1390.00.0
A+ Totals for 1B - 4 season(s)-   1B67--61436851658650.9889.70------670.00.0
A Totals for OF - 2 season(s)-   OF136--180671193186.9641.37------1360.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF64--893519792.9481.44------640.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1992Everett Giants NwstA-sfn20---------64-
1993Clinton Giants MidwAsfn21---------81-
1994Clinton LumberKings MidwAsfn22---------55-
1994San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn22--3------58-
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn23--35--------
1995Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23--9------18-
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn24--136--------
1996Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24--1--------
1997Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn25--113--------
1998San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn26--26------44-
1998Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn26--16------24-
1999Lake Elsinore Storm CalifA+ana27--3------37-
1999Erie SeaWolves EastAAana27--1------41-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2001San Jose GiantsCalifA+Minorsfn29Hitting Coach1407763.550--1Lenn SakataCo-League Champions
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1992Junior College Player of the Year1
1994San Francisco Giants Minor League Player of the Year1