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Gene Benson



Eugene Henry Fowlkes Benson

Born Eugene Henry Fowlkes
Born: October 2, 1913 in Pittsburgh, PA
Died: April 6, 1999 in Philadelphia, PA
          (85 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• High School: West Philadelphia HS (Philadelphia, PA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PBG
NN2
20
RF
5
20
19
0
6
1
0
0
3
0
1
1
0
0
.316
.350
.368
.718
106
PBG
IND
22
CF
5
20
19
0
5
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.263
.300
.263
.563
61
PS
NN2
23
CF
32
127
110
17
32
5
0
0
15
2
16
0
0
1
.291
.381
.336
.717
82
PC/PS
NN2
24
CF
52
228
206
32
47
3
4
2
26
1
17
0
1
4
.228
.290
.311
.601
55
PS
NN2
25
CF
49
193
176
25
49
6
3
5
25
1
0
15
0
0
1
1
0
.278
.339
.432
.770
98
26
CF
62
248
218
46
68
8
4
5
32
5
3
28
2
0
1
1
0
.312
.393
.454
.847
111
27
CF
59
264
248
34
78
12
8
0
32
1
13
8
0
0
3
0
.315
.349
.427
.776
100
PS
NN2
28
CF
51
201
183
23
46
6
2
1
29
0
0
17
1
0
0
1
0
0
.251
.315
.322
.637
76
MULT
MULT
29
CF
50
223
207
28
70
7
5
0
41
3
0
14
1
0
0
2
.338
.380
.420
.800
108
PS
NN2
30
CF
52
243
225
39
70
9
3
1
30
3
13
0
0
0
5
0
1
.311
.349
.391
.740
87
31
CF
48
217
200
31
67
10
3
1
33
0
0
13
0
0
0
4
0
.335
.376
.430
.806
118
MULT
MULT
32
CF
77
330
304
46
90
13
5
0
40
2
0
23
4
0
0
3
1
.296
.346
.372
.717
101
PS
NN2
33
CF
48
201
179
27
52
10
4
1
31
2
22
0
0
0
.291
.368
.408
.776
114
PS
NN2
34
LF
43
173
160
12
39
3
0
1
17
1
11
0
0
2
.244
.292
.281
.574
71
14
8
CF
633
2688
2454
360
719
93
41
17
355
21
3
204
17
0
3
27
0
2
.293
.348
.385
.733
94
162 Game Average
688
628
92
184
24
10
4
91
5
2
52
5
0
1
7
0
1
.293
.348
.385
.733
94
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
585
2473
2245
329
656
86
32
17
328
21
3
199
5
0
3
26
0
2
.292
.351
.382
.732
95
1
vs Latin Leagues
34
158
153
25
52
6
8
0
26
0
5
8
0
0
.340
.361
.484
.844
111
1
vs Major Leagues
14
57
56
6
11
1
1
0
1
0
0
4
0
1
.196
.196
.250
.446
28
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RF
10
40
38
0
11
1
0
0
4
0
2
1
0
0
.289
.325
.316
.641
84
12
Philadelphia Stars
CF
542
2289
2071
309
613
81
30
16
307
19
3
193
4
0
2
23
0
1
.296
.357
.387
.744
97
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
RF
25
115
107
17
23
3
2
1
12
1
4
0
1
3
.215
.250
.308
.558
46
3
East All Stars
CF
4
12
12
2
3
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.333
.583
72
1
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
CF
34
158
153
25
52
6
8
0
26
0
5
8
0
0
.340
.361
.484
.844
111
1
NNL All Stars II
CF
3
13
13
1
5
0
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
.385
.385
.385
.769
151
1
NNL South All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
44
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
CF
14
57
56
6
11
1
1
0
1
0
0
4
0
1
.196
.196
.250
.446
28



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PBG
NN2
20
.343
.326
5.0%
7.7%
5.0%
0.6%
1.00
12.86
0.0%
0.8%
.053
.092
PBG
IND
20
.278
.328
5.0%
7.3%
0.8%
9.47
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.096
PS
NN2
127
.342
.354
12.6%
8.3%
0.0%
0.1%
66.60
0.0%
1.6%
.045
.137
PC/PS
NN2
228
.279
.351
7.5%
0.4%
0.0%
9.5%
25.24
0.9%
1.6%
.083
.131
PS
NN2
193
.352
.355
7.8%
9.0%
0.0%
0.8%
11.84
2.6%
1.6%
.153
.121
248
.393
.370
11.3%
1.2%
0.8%
10.3%
14.00
12.06
2.0%
1.3%
.142
.127
264
.355
.361
4.9%
5.8%
3.0%
10.1%
1.63
2.97
0.0%
1.1%
.113
.120
PS
NN2
201
.308
.344
8.5%
10.0%
0.5%
1.3%
17.00
7.77
0.5%
1.1%
.071
.105
MULT
MULT
223
.378
.364
6.3%
0.4%
9.9%
14.00
0.0%
0.7%
.082
.107
PS
NN2
243
.341
.364
5.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
25.30
0.4%
0.9%
.080
.112
217
.374
.347
6.0%
0.6%
0.0%
9.1%
0.5%
0.8%
.095
.103
MULT
MULT
330
.340
.336
7.0%
1.1%
1.2%
9.0%
5.75
28.65
0.0%
1.0%
.076
.101
PS
NN2
201
.369
.340
10.9%
8.9%
0.0%
0.1%
62.20
0.5%
1.0%
.117
.103
PS
NN2
173
.277
.319
6.4%
8.3%
0.0%
0.2%
49.53
0.6%
0.8%
.038
.092
14
8
2688
.343
.350
7.6%
9.3%
0.7%
1.1%
11.18
26.46
0.6%
1.1%
.092
.112
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
2473
.344
.350
8.0%
9.3%
0.2%
0.6%
37.00
28.65
0.7%
1.1%
.090
.111
1
vs Latin Leagues
158
.386
.374
3.2%
11.1%
5.1%
8.6%
0.63
1.29
0.0%
1.1%
.144
.122
1
vs Major Leagues
57
.194
.307
0.0%
7.1%
7.0%
4.7%
0.00
1.53
0.0%
1.3%
.054
.122
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
40
.311
.327
5.0%
7.5%
5.0%
0.7%
1.00
11.16
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.094
12
Philadelphia Stars
2289
.350
.351
8.4%
9.3%
0.2%
0.5%
45.00
29.29
0.7%
1.1%
.091
.111
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
115
.251
.344
3.5%
9.3%
0.0%
0.4%
24.45
0.9%
1.6%
.093
.128
3
East All Stars
12
.292
.355
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
9.6%
0.71
0.0%
0.0%
.083
.036
1
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
158
.386
.374
3.2%
11.1%
5.1%
8.6%
0.63
1.29
0.0%
1.1%
.144
.122
1
NNL All Stars II
13
.365
.284
0.0%
4.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.085
1
NNL South All Stars
4
.237
.327
0.0%
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.090
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
57
.194
.307
0.0%
7.1%
7.0%
4.7%
0.00
1.53
0.0%
1.3%
.054
.122

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