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Ben Van Ryn  

Ben Van Ryn  


Proper Name
Benjamin Ashley Vanryn
High Level
MLB (1996-1998)
P (344)
Ht / Wt
6-5 / 185
Bats / Throws
Left / Left
Fort Wayne,Indiana
High School
East Noble (Kendallville,IN)
draft posit
MLB Debut
MLB Teams
LAN [3] CHN [2] CAL [2] MON [2] SLN [1] CIN [1] CHA [1] TOR [1] SDN [1]
mlbam id
Stat Capsuleerawhipw-lggssviphso
Career MLB [1996-1998]5.742.040-2260015.71910
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year tranx date end date mlb org level Transaction Description status minor team 40man age
1998 1998-10-15 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 27.067
1998 1998-05-29 1998-10-15 TOR MLB Claimed on waivers from Padres by Blue Jays Hist -- No 26.293
1998 1998-05-05 1998-05-29 SDN MLB Traded from Chicago Cubs to San Diego Padres for Don Wengert Hist -- No 26.269
1998 1998-01-08 1998-05-05 CHN MLB Signed to minor league contract Hist -- No 26.152
1997 1997-10-15 1998-01-08 -- -- Granted free agency Hist -- No 26.067
1997 1997-01-08 1997-10-15 CHN MLB Signed to minor league contract Hist -- No 25.153
1996 1996-12-19 1997-01-08 -- -- Released by Braves Hist -- No 25.133
1996 1996-10-10 1996-12-19 ATL MLB Claimed on waivers from Cardinals by Braves Hist -- No 25.063
1996 1996-06-15 1996-10-10 SLN MLB Traded from California Angels to St. Louis Cardinals for Pat Borders Hist -- No 24.311
1995 1995-05-09 1996-06-15 CAL MLB Claimed on waivers from Reds by Angels Hist -- No 23.273
1994 1994-12-16 1995-05-09 CIN MLB Traded from Los Angeles Dodgers to Cincinnati Reds for Will Brunson Hist -- No 23.129
1991 1991-12-10 1994-12-16 LAN MLB Traded from Montreal Expos to Los Angeles Dodgers for Marc Griffin Hist -- No 20.123
1990 1990-06-20 1991-12-10 MON MLB Signed out of draft (Indiana HS) Hist -- No 18.315
13 record(s)