Updated: Tuesday September 3, 3:00 PM

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Larry Benton

  • Born: Nov 20, 1897 in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Height:  5'11"
  • Weight:  165
  • MLB Experience: 13 years

Career Pitching Stats

YEAR TEAM ERA W L SV SVO G IP H R ER BB K BAVG
1923 Boston Braves 4.99 5 9 0 0 35 128.0 141 78 71 57 42 .000
1924 Boston Braves 4.15 5 7 1 0 30 128.0 129 63 59 64 41 .000
1925 Boston Braves 3.09 14 7 1 0 31 183.1 170 72 63 70 49 .000
1926 Boston Braves 3.85 14 14 1 0 43 231.2 244 113 99 81 103 .000
1927 Boston Braves 4.48 4 2 0 0 11 60.1 72 33 30 27 25 .000
1927 New York Giants 3.95 13 5 2 0 29 173.0 183 83 76 54 65 .000
1927 Total 4.09 17 7 2 0 40 233.1 255 116 106 81 90 .000
1928 New York Giants 2.73 25 9 4 0 42 310.1 299 106 94 71 90 .000
1929 New York Giants 4.14 11 17 3 0 39 237.0 276 129 109 61 63 .000
1930 Cincinnati Reds 5.12 7 12 1 0 35 177.2 246 124 101 45 47 .000
1930 New York Giants 7.80 1 3 1 0 8 30.0 42 31 26 14 16 .000
1930 Total 5.50 8 15 2 0 43 207.2 288 155 127 59 63 .000
1931 Cincinnati Reds 3.35 10 15 2 0 38 204.1 240 98 76 53 35 .000
1932 Cincinnati Reds 4.31 6 13 2 0 35 179.2 201 104 86 27 35 .000
1933 Cincinnati Reds 3.71 10 11 2 0 34 152.2 160 70 63 36 33 .000
1934 Cincinnati Reds 6.52 0 1 2 0 16 29.0 53 25 21 7 5 .000
1935 Boston Braves 6.88 2 3 0 0 29 72.0 103 61 55 24 21 .000
Totals: 4.03 127 128 22 0 455 2297.0 2559 1190 1029 691 670 .000

Career Batting Stats

YEAR TEAM AVG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K OBP SLG OPS
1923 Boston Braves .161 35 31 4 5 0 0 0 0 4 13 .000 .161 .000
1924 Boston Braves .091 30 33 4 3 1 0 0 0 2 10 .000 .121 .000
1925 Boston Braves .241 32 58 6 14 2 0 0 1 3 20 .000 .276 .000
1926 Boston Braves .154 45 78 3 12 1 0 0 4 2 25 .000 .167 .000
1927 Boston Braves .222 11 18 1 4 1 0 0 4 0 5 .000 .278 .000
1927 New York Giants .160 31 50 4 8 0 0 0 3 1 14 .000 .160 .000
1927 Total .176 42 68 5 12 1 0 0 7 1 19 .000 .191 .000
1928 New York Giants .143 42 112 12 16 2 1 0 8 5 17 .000 .179 .000
1929 New York Giants .105 41 86 2 9 1 0 1 8 1 15 .000 .151 .000
1930 Cincinnati Reds .177 35 62 1 11 0 1 0 5 3 13 .000 .210 .000
1930 New York Giants .300 8 10 2 3 0 0 1 3 1 4 .000 .600 .000
1930 Total .194 43 72 3 14 0 1 1 8 4 17 .000 .264 .000
1931 Cincinnati Reds .167 38 66 2 11 2 0 0 1 3 13 .000 .197 .000
1932 Cincinnati Reds .204 35 54 8 11 1 0 0 1 3 11 .000 .222 .000
1933 Cincinnati Reds .170 34 53 4 9 0 0 0 2 1 14 .000 .170 .000
1934 Cincinnati Reds .286 16 7 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 3 .000 .286 .000
1935 Boston Braves .200 29 20 1 4 1 0 0 1 1 4 .000 .250 .000
Totals: .165 462 738 54 122 12 2 2 42 30 181 .000 .195 .000

 

YEAR TEAM HBP GDP TB IBB SH SF SB CS SB% AB/HR AB/K
1923 Boston Braves 0 0 5 0 4 0 0 0 .000 .0 2.4
1924 Boston Braves 0 0 4 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.3
1925 Boston Braves 0 0 16 0 8 0 1 0 1.000 .0 2.9
1926 Boston Braves 1 0 13 0 6 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.1
1927 Boston Braves 1 0 5 0 3 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.6
1927 New York Giants 1 0 8 0 8 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.6
1927 Total 2 0 13 0 11 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.6
1928 New York Giants 0 0 20 0 6 0 0 0 .000 .0 6.6
1929 New York Giants 0 0 13 0 1 0 0 0 .000 86.0 5.7
1930 Cincinnati Reds 0 0 13 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .0 4.8
1930 New York Giants 0 0 6 0 1 0 0 0 .000 10.0 2.5
1930 Total 0 0 19 0 3 0 0 0 .000 72.0 4.2
1931 Cincinnati Reds 0 0 13 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .0 5.1
1932 Cincinnati Reds 0 0 12 0 5 0 0 0 .000 .0 4.9
1933 Cincinnati Reds 1 2 9 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.8
1934 Cincinnati Reds 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .0 2.3
1935 Boston Braves 0 0 5 0 2 0 0 0 .000 .0 5.0
Totals: 4 2 144 0 52 0 1 0 1.000 369.0 4.1

Career Fielding Stats

YEAR TEAM POS G PO A E DP FPCT
1923 Boston Braves P 35 5 33 4 2 .905
1924 Boston Braves P 30 3 30 1 2 .971
1925 Boston Braves P 31 6 39 3 2 .938
1926 Boston Braves P 43 3 43 0 1 1.000
1927 Boston Braves P 11 3 10 1 0 .929
1927 New York Giants P 29 10 33 2 3 .956
1928 New York Giants P 42 15 69 1 5 .988
1929 New York Giants P 39 11 58 3 7 .958
1930 Cincinnati Reds P 35 12 20 1 1 .970
1930 New York Giants P 8 2 3 0 1 1.000
1931 Cincinnati Reds P 38 10 48 2 5 .967
1932 Cincinnati Reds P 35 6 38 2 1 .957
1933 Cincinnati Reds P 34 5 27 2 1 .941
1934 Cincinnati Reds P 16 0 6 0 1 1.000
1935 Boston Braves P 29 2 12 0 1 1.000
Totals: 455 93 469 22 33 .962
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