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Andy Benes PPadres

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
14 2505.3 155 139 1 2000 3.97 26.7
Birth Date8-20-1967
Height6' 6"
Weight235 lbs
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

Historical (past-seasons) WARP is now based on DRA. (For previous card version with FAIR_RA, click here.)
cFIP and DRA are not available on a by-team basis and display as zeroes(0). See TOT line for season totals of these stats.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA cFIP DRA WARP
1989 SDN MLB 10 10 66.7 51 31 66 7 .251 99 6.9 4.2 0.9 8.9 42% .251 .250 1.23 3.49 3.51 87 3.50 1.2
1990 SDN MLB 32 31 192.3 177 69 140 18 .259 100 8.3 3.2 0.8 6.6 43% .273 .249 1.28 3.66 3.60 98 3.88 3.0
1991 SDN MLB 33 33 223.0 194 59 167 23 .259 101 7.8 2.4 0.9 6.7 37% .261 .237 1.13 3.48 3.03 87 3.61 4.3
1992 SDN MLB 34 34 231.3 230 61 169 14 .252 103 8.9 2.4 0.5 6.6 40% .303 .246 1.26 2.96 3.35 80 3.78 3.4
1993 SDN MLB 34 34 230.7 200 86 179 23 .257 96 7.8 3.4 0.9 7.0 39% .262 .245 1.24 3.89 3.78 99 3.84 4.6
1994 SDN MLB 25 25 172.3 155 51 189 20 .255 96 8.1 2.7 1.0 9.9 41% .296 .243 1.20 3.29 3.86 72 4.15 3.3
1995 SDN 0 19 19 118.7 121 45 126 10 .258 99 9.2 3.4 0.8 9.6 41% .333 .251 1.40 3.28 4.17 0 0.00 0.0
1995 SEA 0 12 12 63.0 72 33 45 8 .274 103 10.3 4.7 1.1 6.4 30% .315 .291 1.67 5.03 5.86 0 0.00 0.0
1996 SLN MLB 36 34 230.3 215 77 160 28 .254 99 8.4 3.0 1.1 6.3 44% .270 .239 1.27 4.37 3.83 101 4.67 3.5
1997 SLN MLB 26 26 177.0 149 61 175 9 .254 96 7.6 3.1 0.5 8.9 44% .294 .227 1.19 2.88 3.10 75 3.87 3.8
1998 ARI MLB 34 34 231.3 221 74 164 25 .259 97 8.6 2.9 1.0 6.4 46% .276 .250 1.28 4.09 3.97 95 3.97 4.8
1999 ARI MLB 33 32 198.3 216 82 141 34 .257 100 9.8 3.7 1.5 6.4 46% .291 .273 1.50 5.18 4.81 109 5.98 0.6
2000 SLN MLB 30 27 166.0 174 68 137 30 .257 102 9.4 3.7 1.6 7.4 44% .298 .268 1.46 5.00 4.88 99 5.84 0.8
2001 SLN MLB 27 19 107.3 122 61 78 30 .255 102 10.2 5.1 2.5 6.5 46% .283 .311 1.70 7.06 7.38 133 7.58 -2.1
2002 SLN MLB 18 17 97.0 80 51 64 10 .251 99 7.4 4.7 0.9 5.9 39% .244 .255 1.35 4.63 2.78 117 4.45 1.2
1995 TOT MLB 31 31 181.7 193 78 171 18 .264 101 9.6 3.9 0.9 8.5 37% .326 .265 1.49 3.88 4.76 88 4.76 2.2
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Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP H BB SO HR oppTAv PPF H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 GB% BABIP TAv WHIP FIP ERA
1989 SDN MLB 10 10 66.7 51 31 66 7 .251 99 6.9 4.2 0.9 8.9 42% .251 .250 1.23 3.49 3.51
1989 WIC AA 16 16 108.3 79 39 115 6 .000 6.6 3.2 0.5 9.6 0% .000 .000 1.09 3.03 2.16
1989 LVG AAA 5 5 26.7 41 12 29 8 .000 13.8 4.0 2.7 9.8 0% .000 .000 1.99 6.42 8.09
1990 SDN MLB 32 31 192.3 177 69 140 18 .259 100 8.3 3.2 0.8 6.6 43% .273 .249 1.28 3.66 3.60
1991 SDN MLB 33 33 223.0 194 59 167 23 .259 101 7.8 2.4 0.9 6.7 37% .261 .237 1.13 3.48 3.03
1992 SDN MLB 34 34 231.3 230 61 169 14 .252 103 8.9 2.4 0.5 6.6 40% .303 .246 1.26 2.96 3.35
1993 SDN MLB 34 34 230.7 200 86 179 23 .257 96 7.8 3.4 0.9 7.0 39% .262 .245 1.24 3.89 3.78
1994 SDN MLB 25 25 172.3 155 51 189 20 .255 96 8.1 2.7 1.0 9.9 41% .296 .243 1.20 3.29 3.86
1995 SDN MLB 19 19 118.7 121 45 126 10 .258 99 9.2 3.4 0.8 9.6 41% .333 .251 1.40 3.28 4.17
1995 SEA MLB 12 12 63.0 72 33 45 8 .274 103 10.3 4.7 1.1 6.4 30% .315 .291 1.67 5.03 5.86
1996 SLN MLB 36 34 230.3 215 77 160 28 .254 99 8.4 3.0 1.1 6.3 44% .270 .239 1.27 4.37 3.83
1997 SLN MLB 26 26 177.0 149 61 175 9 .254 96 7.6 3.1 0.5 8.9 44% .294 .227 1.19 2.88 3.10
1997 POT A+ 1 1 5.0 3 1 9 0 .000 5.4 1.8 0.0 16.2 0% .333 .000 0.80 0.26 0.00
1997 ARK AA 1 1 7.0 2 2 6 0 .000 2.6 2.6 0.0 7.7 0% .111 .000 0.57 2.75 1.29
1997 LOU AAA 1 1 5.0 3 1 5 1 .000 5.4 1.8 1.8 9.0 0% .182 .000 0.80 4.15 1.80
1998 ARI MLB 34 34 231.3 221 74 164 25 .259 97 8.6 2.9 1.0 6.4 46% .276 .250 1.28 4.09 3.97
1999 ARI MLB 33 32 198.3 216 82 141 34 .257 100 9.8 3.7 1.5 6.4 46% .291 .273 1.50 5.18 4.81
2000 SLN MLB 30 27 166.0 174 68 137 30 .257 102 9.4 3.7 1.6 7.4 44% .298 .268 1.46 5.00 4.88
2001 SLN MLB 27 19 107.3 122 61 78 30 .255 102 10.2 5.1 2.5 6.5 46% .283 .311 1.70 7.06 7.38
2002 SLN MLB 18 17 97.0 80 51 64 10 .251 99 7.4 4.7 0.9 5.9 39% .244 .255 1.35 4.63 2.78
2002 POT A+ 1 1 7.0 8 6 3 2 .000 10.3 7.7 2.6 3.9 0% .261 .000 2.00 8.57 9.00
2002 MEM AAA 4 4 17.3 17 4 8 2 .000 8.8 2.1 1.0 4.2 0% .263 .000 1.21 4.89 3.12

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2002-04-16 2002-07-16 60-DL 91 76 Right Knee Arthritis -
2000-10-26 2000-10-26 Off 0 0 Right Knee Surgery Arthritis 2000-10-26 -
2000-08-15 2000-09-04 15-DL 20 18 Right Knee Soreness - -
1997-09-08 1997-09-28 DTD 20 18 Left Fingers Fracture Middle Finger HBP - -
1997-04-01 1997-04-28 15-DL 27 22 Left Trunk Strain Rib Cage - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2002 SLN $6,367,542
2001 SLN $6,666,667
2000 SLN $2,867,542
YearsDescriptionSalary
3 yrPrevious$15,901,751
3 yrTotal$15,901,751

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
11 y 54 d3 yr/$18M (00-02) incl $2M sb (03)

Details
  • retired 12/02 STL declined $7.5M 03 option 10/02
  • 00:$2.5M, 01:$6M, 02:$6M
  • 03:$6M mut option $1.5M buyout, additional $0.5M/year with 34 games started/230innings pitched

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