Ben Dale
Retired
Ben Dale
Birthdate:
Jan. 14, 2005 (38 y, 7 m, 30 d)
Born In:
Covington, GA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
S/R
Height/Weight:
6'5"/242
Entry:
2023 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 3, Team: Kentucky Lions
ML Service Time:
None
Current Status
MLB Service Time None
40-man Service Time None
Time as Pro None
Roster Status Unknown
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Normal
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Low
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Well Known

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2042 37 7 7 19.0 0 4 0 5 9 5.38% 9.68% 2.15% 43.86% 48.98% 0.329 10.421 5.392 140 5.897 5.03 -0.11
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2041 36 9 9 38.1 3 2 0 23 12 14.20% 7.41% 3.70% 79.81% 48.28% 0.273 3.052 4.689 115 4.385 -1.64 0.16
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2040 35 34 34 207.0 14 4 0 153 54 18.26% 6.44% 2.27% 80.32% 47.49% 0.256 2.696 3.762 97 4.049 -1.07 3.00
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2039 34 20 20 107.0 7 8 0 75 26 16.93% 5.87% 1.58% 66.04% 45.13% 0.302 3.701 3.595 93 4.223 0.11 1.97
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2038 33 25 25 131.1 9 8 0 129 31 23.45% 5.64% 2.18% 76.82% 52.26% 0.334 3.632 3.272 84 3.183 0.36 2.81
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2037 32 34 34 188.0 12 6 0 175 62 22.32% 7.91% 2.04% 77.56% 43.65% 0.291 3.255 3.530 90 3.736 -0.27 3.37
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2036 31 33 33 167.1 7 12 0 172 56 24.86% 8.09% 3.03% 70.71% 48.20% 0.292 3.819 3.740 98 3.252 0.08 2.36
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2035 30 18 18 86.1 5 5 0 92 27 26.44% 7.76% 4.02% 70.68% 48.73% 0.249 4.274 4.123 110 3.182 0.15 0.86
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2034 29 34 34 185.0 9 13 0 172 57 22.37% 7.41% 2.47% 68.42% 48.42% 0.305 3.941 3.653 94 3.517 0.29 3.03
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2033 28 36 36 192.0 11 14 0 174 73 21.89% 9.18% 2.14% 73.69% 55.59% 0.286 3.563 3.768 95 3.718 -0.21 3.14
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2032 27 35 35 184.0 9 14 0 178 75 22.79% 9.60% 1.79% 73.26% 51.44% 0.310 3.815 3.529 92 3.728 0.29 3.18
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2031 26 33 33 195.0 11 12 0 187 70 22.80% 8.54% 2.56% 68.47% 47.47% 0.281 4.062 3.800 95 3.731 0.26 3.17
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2030 25 35 35 216.1 14 15 0 222 91 24.18% 9.91% 2.29% 73.14% 46.68% 0.308 3.744 3.787 95 3.756 -0.04 3.42
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2029 24 19 19 124.0 5 5 0 110 48 20.87% 9.11% 1.90% 71.34% 50.85% 0.320 4.137 3.891 94 4.312 0.25 1.96
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2028 23 31 31 196.0 9 9 0 205 101 24.15% 11.90% 2.94% 77.47% 48.14% 0.309 3.857 4.475 107 4.430 -0.62 2.06
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2027 22 8 8 39.2 2 5 0 42 30 21.88% 15.63% 3.13% 66.58% 37.31% 0.404 7.487 5.438 128 5.297 2.05 -0.07
Total - AFBL
AFBL
411 411 2276.1 127 136 0 2114 822 22.11% 8.60% 2.41% 72.86% 48.52% 0.298 3.800 3.824 97 3.828 -0.02 34.32

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
LO - EL
2041 36 3 3 16.0 1 1 0 19 4 29.69% 6.25% 3.13% 76.92% 70.83% 0.385 3.938 3.554 71 2.761 0.38 0.48
LO - EL
2027 22 13 13 84.2 7 2 0 107 52 29.08% 14.13% 3.26% 72.50% 48.51% 0.285 4.784 5.675 101 5.619 -0.89 1.31
Paducah - UL
PA - UL
2026 21 18 18 102.2 5 7 0 129 72 27.51% 15.35% 3.62% 69.35% 45.40% 0.302 4.909 5.863 113 5.030 -0.95 0.45
Cadiz - CL
CA - CL
2026 21 8 8 46.0 4 1 0 52 17 26.53% 8.67% 0.00% 71.21% 51.95% 0.371 3.717 2.825 65 3.961 0.89 1.57
Miami - LL
MI - LL
2025 20 32 32 167.0 12 7 0 217 87 28.63% 11.48% 2.11% 69.76% 53.15% 0.393 5.120 4.845 87 4.736 0.28 3.45
Miami - LL
MI - LL
2024 19 24 24 92.1 4 13 0 108 74 22.27% 15.26% 2.47% 58.68% 55.63% 0.454 9.650 6.593 118 6.124 3.06 0.36
MH - AHS
2023 18 11 11 60.1 2 1 0 91 16 34.73% 6.11% 3.82% 72.86% 52.44% 0.392 4.475 4.806 76 3.883 -0.33 1.83
MH - AHS
2022 17 14 14 82.0 6 3 0 128 21 39.63% 6.50% 1.24% 73.30% 51.38% 0.329 2.524 2.905 49 3.549 -0.38 4.17
MH - AHS
2021 16 12 12 76.0 7 2 0 113 13 37.67% 4.33% 1.00% 85.76% 62.04% 0.325 1.184 2.385 45 2.975 -1.20 4.13
Total - AAA
AAA
16 16 100.2 8 3 0 126 56 29.17% 12.96% 3.24% 73.15% 51.90% 0.302 4.649 5.338 96 5.165 -0.69 1.80
Total - AA
AA
18 18 102.2 5 7 0 129 72 27.51% 15.35% 3.62% 69.35% 45.40% 0.302 4.909 5.863 113 5.030 -0.95 0.45
Total - A
A
8 8 46.0 4 1 0 52 17 26.53% 8.67% 0.00% 71.21% 51.95% 0.371 3.717 2.825 65 3.961 0.89 1.57
Total - R
R
56 56 259.1 16 20 0 325 161 26.15% 12.95% 2.25% 64.82% 54.07% 0.417 6.733 5.467 98 5.230 1.27 3.80
Total - HS
HS
37 37 218.1 15 6 0 332 50 37.51% 5.65% 1.92% 77.14% 55.52% 0.347 2.597 3.249 55 3.441 -0.65 10.13

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2031 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - AFBL
AFBL
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2042 P 7 19.0 1 4 0 1.000 2.368 0.876 -0.46
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2041 P 9 38.1 2 5 0 1.000 1.644 1.079 -0.33
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2040 P 34 207.0 14 17 3 0.912 1.348 0.851 -0.99
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2039 P 20 107.0 7 18 1 0.962 2.103 1.095 1.22
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2038 P 25 131.1 6 15 0 1.000 1.439 1.036 0.60
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2037 P 34 188.0 13 10 0 1.000 1.101 0.954 -0.25
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2036 P 33 167.1 5 18 1 0.958 1.237 1.034 0.28
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2035 P 18 86.1 7 5 0 1.000 1.251 0.903 -0.43
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2034 P 34 185.0 13 11 4 0.857 1.168 0.853 -1.34
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2033 P 36 192.0 15 10 3 0.893 1.172 0.869 -0.99
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2032 P 35 184.0 13 15 1 0.966 1.370 0.983 -0.47
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2031 P 33 195.0 13 21 3 0.919 1.569 0.945 -0.79
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2030 P 35 216.1 21 13 1 0.971 1.415 0.932 -0.46
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2029 P 19 124.0 5 15 2 0.909 1.452 0.945 -0.29
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2028 P 31 196.0 8 13 0 1.000 0.964 1.065 0.60
Kentucky - AFBL
KY - AFBL
2027 P 8 39.2 2 3 0 1.000 1.135 0.816 -0.38
Total P 411 2276.1 145 193 19 -4.49
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Year 2022 Modesto HS (AHS)
2021 Modesto HS (AHS)
All-Star 2023 Modesto HS (AHS)
2021 Modesto HS (AHS)
Pitcher of the Month Sep 2027 Louisville (EL)
May 2026 Cadiz (CL)
May 2022 Modesto HS (AHS)
May 2021 Modesto HS (AHS)
Hall of Fame Metrics
Metric Score
Black Ink5
Grey Ink60
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Note: See Baseball Reference formula (primary position)
Leaderboard Appearances
Year GS Rank
2030 35 3
2032 35 2
2033 36 1
2034 34 4
2036 33 5
2037 34 3
2040 34 3
Year W Rank
2030 14 8
2040 14 10
Year L Rank
2030 15 6
2032 14 6
2033 14 6
Year Win % Rank
2037 0.667 7
2040 0.778 2
Year IP Rank
2030 216.1 4
Year BF Rank
2030 918 5
Year BB Rank
2028 101 1
2030 91 2
2031 70 6
2032 75 3
2033 73 3
Year K Rank
2028 205 7
2030 222 1
2031 187 7
2032 178 8
2033 174 10
2034 172 6
2036 172 10
2037 175 8
Year ERA Rank
2040 2.696 4
Year BABIP Rank
2031 0.281 6
2040 0.256 3
Year WHIP Rank
2040 1.097 9
Year H/9 Rank
2028 8.449 10
2030 8.237 6
2031 7.939 8
2033 7.828 7
2036 8.014 6
2037 8.043 7
2040 7.522 6
Year Hits (Low) Rank
2028 184 4
2031 172 7
2032 171 4
2033 167 5
2034 176 6
2036 149 1
2037 168 5
2040 173 8
Year HR (Low) Rank
2032 14 7
Year W (Low) Rank
2028 9 4
2031 11 9
2032 9 7
2034 9 4
2036 7 4
Year L (Low) Rank
2028 9 8
2037 6 3
2040 4 1