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Kris Benson
Birthdate: 11/7/1974 (42 y, 9 m, 15 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-4/205     Position: P
Drafted: 1996 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 1, Overall: 1, Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Contract: Add New Contract
RotoWire News: Benson (shoulder) has been placed on the 15-day DL, Steve Gilbert of MLB.com reports. (4/29/2010)



SeasonHandednessIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009vs L14.1- - -63143099350110.246.317.473.338
2009vs R8.0- - -511940141237021.452.549.762.554
SeasonHome / AwayIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Home10.08.105114409926024.326.431.571.430
2009Away12.18.76631930141246017.339.413.618.438
2009Home vs L6.2- - -349205514014.310.412.500.396
2009Home vs R3.1- - -175204412010.357.471.714.499
2009Away vs L7.2- - -295104421006.179.207.444.269
2009Away vs R4.2- - -34142010825011.500.588.786.582
SeasonMonthlyIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Mar/Apr11.09.00551640121135015.327.400.604.426
2009May8.07.884314307724025.378.465.639.469
2009Jun3.18.10163004313001.231.375.462.371
20091st Half22.18.46114337023216120311.333.421.598.435
SeasonLeverageIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Low Leverage17.2- - -882440131259037.316.409.573.422
2009Medium Leverage4.0- - -239308712004.429.478.714.508
2009High Leverage0.2- - -30002201000.000.333.000.236
SeasonSituationalIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Bases Empty8.1- - -4815304447012.375.479.750.515
2009Men on Base14.0- - -661840191725029.305.379.491.376
2009Men In Scoring9.0- - -421120181623027.297.381.543.391
SeasonThrough CountIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009Through 3 - 00.1- - -41000002000.500.750.500.577
2009Through 3 - 11.0- - -112000005010.400.727.400.551
2009Through 3 - 21.0- - -121002207010.250.750.250.549
2009Through 2 - 01.2- - -184103318010.444.722.889.637
2009Through 1 - 06.2- - -4515208738022.429.556.743.548
2009Through 2 - 12.0- - -206104427010.500.7001.083.684
2009Through 1 - 17.2- - -3813108623004.371.421.571.431
2009Through 0 - 112.2- - -5513408714019.260.327.408.323
2009Through 2 - 24.0- - -213203306004.200.429.333.364
2009Through 1 - 28.2- - -3461043030011.194.265.233.231
2009Through 0 - 26.0- - -234202211007.182.217.429.267
SeasonSP / RPIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
2009As Starter11.09.00551640121135015.327.400.604.426
2009As Reliever11.17.94591730111037026.340.441.592.443
SeasonTTOIPERATBFH2B3BRERHRBBIBBHBPSOAVGOBPSLGwOBA
20091st Through Order as SP3.24.91184203203001.267.389.400.357
20092nd Through Order as SP3.15.40187002201002.412.444.438.387
20093rd Through Order as SP3.217.18185207731012.313.3891.000.557
20094th Through Order as SP0.10.0010000000000.000.000.000.000
20091st Through Order as RP7.111.0540132010935013.382.475.706.500
20092nd Through Order as RP4.02.25194101102013.250.368.333.321

SeasonHandednessK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009vs L6.283.142.001.8815.9 %7.9 %7.9 %- - -1.33.25069.6 %5.685.16
2009vs R1.137.880.143.382.0 %13.7 %-11.8 %- - -3.25.42158.8 %11.109.83
SeasonHome / AwayK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Home3.605.400.671.807.8 %11.8 %-3.9 %.3262.00.32467.7 %7.307.32
2009Away5.114.381.172.9211.1 %9.5 %1.6 %.3392.03.33358.8 %7.886.43
2009Home vs L5.405.401.001.3511.8 %11.8 %0.0 %.3101.95.33371.4 %6.106.51
2009Home vs R0.005.400.002.700.0 %11.8 %-11.8 %.3572.10.30860.6 %9.708.95
2009Away vs L7.041.176.002.3520.7 %3.5 %17.2 %.1790.78.15062.5 %5.313.98
2009Away vs R1.939.640.203.862.9 %14.7 %-11.8 %.5004.07.48058.1 %12.1010.46
SeasonMonthlyK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Mar/Apr4.094.091.002.459.1 %9.1 %0.0 %.3271.91.31756.2 %7.376.57
2009May5.634.501.252.2511.6 %9.3 %2.3 %.3782.25.40075.6 %7.356.72
2009Jun2.708.100.332.706.3 %18.8 %-12.5 %.2311.80.18243.5 %9.107.95
20091st Half4.434.840.922.429.7 %10.5 %-0.9 %.3332.01.32963.1 %7.626.83
SeasonLeverageK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Low Leverage3.574.580.782.558.0 %10.2 %-2.3 %- - -1.87.29779.3 %8.027.09
2009Medium Leverage9.004.502.002.2517.4 %8.7 %8.7 %- - -2.75.50031.3 %5.854.89
2009High Leverage0.0013.500.000.000.0 %33.3 %-33.3 %- - -1.50.000-100.0 %7.6011.54
SeasonSituationalK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Bases Empty2.167.560.294.324.2 %14.6 %-10.4 %- - -2.64.324100.0 %11.748.33
2009Men on Base5.793.211.801.2913.6 %7.6 %6.1 %- - -1.64.33327.0 %5.175.94
2009Men In Scoring7.003.002.332.0016.7 %7.1 %9.5 %- - -1.56.321-15.2 %6.105.54
SeasonThrough CountK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009Through 3 - 00.0054.000.000.000.0 %50.0 %-50.0 %- - -9.00.500100.0 %21.1021.10
2009Through 3 - 10.0045.000.000.000.0 %45.5 %-45.4 %- - -7.00.400100.0 %21.1023.72
2009Through 3 - 20.0063.000.000.000.0 %58.3 %-58.3 %- - -8.00.25077.8 %27.1029.72
2009Through 2 - 00.0043.200.005.400.0 %44.4 %-44.4 %- - -7.20.37586.2 %27.1023.24
2009Through 1 - 02.7010.800.254.054.4 %17.8 %-13.3 %- - -3.45.40081.7 %12.859.56
2009Through 2 - 10.0031.500.009.000.0 %35.0 %-35.0 %- - -6.50.40089.3 %28.1018.38
2009Through 1 - 14.703.521.332.3510.5 %7.9 %2.6 %- - -2.09.37960.6 %6.625.63
2009Through 0 - 16.392.842.250.7116.4 %7.3 %9.1 %- - -1.34.30060.2 %3.895.24
2009Through 2 - 29.0013.500.670.0019.1 %28.6 %-9.5 %- - -2.25.27366.7 %5.606.91
2009Through 1 - 211.423.123.670.0032.4 %8.8 %23.5 %- - -1.04.30055.6 %1.603.26
2009Through 0 - 210.501.507.001.5030.4 %4.4 %26.1 %- - -0.83.21483.3 %3.433.45
SeasonSP / RPK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
2009As Starter4.094.091.002.459.1 %9.1 %0.0 %.3271.91.31756.2 %7.376.57
2009As Reliever4.765.560.862.3810.2 %11.9 %-1.7 %.3402.12.34268.8 %7.867.09
SeasonTTOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%FIPxFIP
20091st Through Order as SP2.457.360.330.005.6 %16.7 %-11.1 %.2671.91.28657.1 %5.017.51
20092nd Through Order as SP5.402.702.000.0011.1 %5.6 %5.6 %.4122.40.46775.0 %2.805.16
20093rd Through Order as SP4.912.452.007.3611.1 %5.6 %5.6 %.3131.64.1820.0 %14.287.22
20094th Through Order as SP0.000.000.000.000.0 %0.0 %0.0 %.0000.00.000100.0 %3.103.10
20091st Through Order as RP3.686.140.603.687.5 %12.5 %-5.0 %.3822.45.35760.8 %10.057.24
20092nd Through Order as RP6.754.501.500.0015.8 %10.5 %5.3 %.2501.50.30885.7 %3.856.80

SeasonHandednessGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009vs L0.6714.9 %34.0 %51.1 %8.3 %12.5 %6.3 %0.0 %46.8 %23.4 %29.8 %19.2 %48.9 %31.9 %24991158
2009vs R0.3626.8 %19.5 %53.7 %4.5 %13.6 %12.5 %0.0 %26.8 %41.5 %31.7 %14.6 %53.7 %31.7 %1697198
SeasonHome / AwayGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Home0.5520.5 %28.2 %51.3 %10.0 %10.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %33.3 %33.3 %15.4 %53.9 %30.8 %19682114
2009Away0.5020.4 %26.5 %53.1 %3.8 %15.4 %15.4 %0.0 %40.8 %30.6 %28.6 %18.4 %49.0 %32.7 %22280142
2009Home vs L0.7516.0 %36.0 %48.0 %16.7 %8.3 %0.0 %0.0 %44.0 %24.0 %32.0 %20.0 %52.0 %28.0 %1325280
2009Home vs R0.2528.6 %14.3 %57.1 %0.0 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %14.3 %50.0 %35.7 %7.1 %57.1 %35.7 %643034
2009Away vs L0.5813.6 %31.8 %54.5 %0.0 %16.7 %14.3 %0.0 %50.0 %22.7 %27.3 %18.2 %45.5 %36.4 %1173978
2009Away vs R0.4325.9 %22.2 %51.9 %7.1 %14.3 %16.7 %0.0 %33.3 %37.0 %29.6 %18.5 %51.9 %29.6 %1054164
SeasonMonthlyGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Mar/Apr0.6115.9 %31.8 %52.3 %13.0 %13.0 %14.3 %0.0 %40.9 %27.3 %31.8 %20.5 %43.2 %36.4 %21281131
2009May0.5025.0 %25.0 %50.0 %0.0 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %37.5 %37.5 %25.0 %12.5 %56.3 %31.3 %1536093
2009Jun0.2925.0 %16.7 %58.3 %0.0 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %25.0 %33.3 %41.7 %16.7 %66.7 %16.7 %532132
20091st Half0.5220.5 %27.3 %52.3 %6.5 %13.0 %8.3 %0.0 %37.5 %31.8 %30.7 %17.1 %51.1 %31.8 %418162256
SeasonLeverageGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Low Leverage0.5118.8 %27.5 %53.6 %5.4 %13.5 %10.5 %0.0 %37.7 %33.3 %29.0 %15.9 %55.1 %29.0 %309121188
2009Medium Leverage0.7129.4 %29.4 %41.2 %14.3 %14.3 %0.0 %0.0 %35.3 %29.4 %35.3 %23.5 %35.3 %41.2 %923359
2009High Leverage0.000.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %1789
SeasonSituationalGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Bases Empty0.7815.8 %36.8 %47.4 %5.6 %22.2 %14.3 %0.0 %36.8 %34.2 %29.0 %23.7 %42.1 %34.2 %18982107
2009Men on Base0.3624.0 %20.0 %56.0 %7.1 %7.1 %0.0 %0.0 %38.0 %30.0 %32.0 %12.0 %58.0 %30.0 %22980149
2009Men In Scoring0.4423.3 %23.3 %53.3 %0.0 %12.5 %0.0 %0.0 %46.7 %26.7 %26.7 %10.0 %60.0 %30.0 %1515695
SeasonThrough CountGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009Through 3 - 01.0050.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %50.0 %19145
2009Through 3 - 11.0020.0 %40.0 %40.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %40.0 %20.0 %40.0 %20.0 %40.0 %40.0 %593920
2009Through 3 - 21.000.0 %50.0 %50.0 %0.0 %0.0 %50.0 %0.0 %50.0 %25.0 %25.0 %25.0 %50.0 %25.0 %784434
2009Through 2 - 00.4022.2 %22.2 %55.6 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %0.0 %33.3 %44.4 %22.2 %0.0 %55.6 %44.4 %855728
2009Through 1 - 00.9224.2 %36.4 %39.4 %0.0 %23.1 %8.3 %0.0 %42.4 %27.3 %30.3 %15.2 %48.5 %36.4 %1759580
2009Through 2 - 10.8025.0 %33.3 %41.7 %0.0 %40.0 %25.0 %0.0 %50.0 %8.3 %41.7 %16.7 %33.3 %50.0 %1045945
2009Through 1 - 10.7122.6 %32.3 %45.2 %7.1 %14.3 %10.0 %0.0 %45.2 %22.6 %32.3 %22.6 %48.4 %29.0 %17367106
2009Through 0 - 10.3922.0 %22.0 %56.1 %13.0 %4.3 %11.1 %0.0 %34.2 %29.3 %36.6 %22.0 %51.2 %26.8 %22967162
2009Through 2 - 21.509.1 %54.5 %36.4 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %54.6 %18.2 %27.3 %0.0 %63.6 %36.4 %1265670
2009Through 1 - 20.5515.0 %30.0 %55.0 %9.1 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %30.0 %30.0 %40.0 %25.0 %60.0 %15.0 %17556119
2009Through 0 - 20.406.7 %26.7 %66.7 %20.0 %10.0 %25.0 %0.0 %46.7 %20.0 %33.3 %20.0 %53.3 %26.7 %1042480
SeasonSP / RPGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
2009As Starter0.6115.9 %31.8 %52.3 %13.0 %13.0 %14.3 %0.0 %40.9 %27.3 %31.8 %20.5 %43.2 %36.4 %21281131
2009As Reliever0.4325.0 %22.7 %52.3 %0.0 %13.0 %0.0 %0.0 %34.1 %36.4 %29.6 %13.6 %59.1 %27.3 %20681125
SeasonTTOGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%PitchesBallsStrikes
20091st Through Order as SP0.7114.3 %35.7 %50.0 %14.3 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %42.9 %35.7 %21.4 %28.6 %50.0 %21.4 %823250
20092nd Through Order as SP0.8326.7 %33.3 %40.0 %16.7 %0.0 %20.0 %0.0 %20.0 %33.3 %46.7 %26.7 %40.0 %33.3 %632142
20093rd Through Order as SP0.400.0 %28.6 %71.4 %10.0 %30.0 %0.0 %0.0 %57.1 %14.3 %28.6 %7.1 %42.9 %50.0 %652837
20094th Through Order as SP0.00100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %100.0 %202
20091st Through Order as RP0.5729.0 %25.8 %45.2 %0.0 %21.4 %0.0 %0.0 %38.7 %35.5 %25.8 %16.1 %58.1 %25.8 %1465690
20092nd Through Order as RP0.2215.4 %15.4 %69.2 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %0.0 %23.1 %38.5 %38.5 %7.7 %61.5 %30.8 %602535