Jonathan Benitez
Atlanta Pilots (ML)
Jonathan Benitez
Birthdate:
Aug. 31, 1970 (28 y, 9 m, 19 d)
Born In:
Havana, LA, CUB
Nationality:
Cuban
Position:
2B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/199
Entry:
Unknown
Contract:
$10k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 8 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 8 days
40-man Service Time 4 years, 36 days
Time as Pro 12 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Low
Loyalty Normal
Greed High
Intelligence Normal
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
1999 $10k ($10k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 5 6 4 4 6
vs R 5 6 4 4 6
vs L 5 6 4 4 6
Potential 5 6 4 4 6
Fielding C IF OF
Range 6 4
Error 6 6
Arm 2 5 4
Turn DP 6
C Ability 2
Position
Second 6
Third 3
Shortstop 5
Left Field 4
Run/Bunt
Speed 6
Stealing 7
Running 7
Sac Bunt 7
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 3 2
vs R 2 3 2
vs L 2 3 2
Potential 2 3 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 48%
Arm Slot Over the Top
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
1999-06-18
SS defense increased from 4 to 5
1999-06-07
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
3B defense increased from 2 to 3
1999-05-29
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
1999-04-29
Weight increased from 198 to 199
1999-01-07
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
1998-06-18
Weight increased from 197 to 198
1998-06-07
Weight increased from 196 to 197
1998-05-29
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs R decreased from 7 to 6
1998-04-29
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1997-11-28
Weight decreased from 196 to 195
1997-11-06
Outfield Range decreased from 5 to 4
1997-10-18
Weight increased from 195 to 196
1997-07-14
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 194 to 195
1997-06-07
Weight increased from 193 to 194
1997-05-29
Weight increased from 192 to 193
1997-04-29
Weight increased from 191 to 192
1997-02-14
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1997-01-15
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
1996-12-22
SS defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 190 to 191
1996-12-14
SS defense increased from 4 to 5
1996-11-07
Bunt for Hit decreased from 4 to 3
Turn Double Play increased from 5 to 6
1996-09-07
Weight increased from 189 to 190
1996-08-03
SS defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 186 to 189
1996-07-04
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 5 to 6
SS defense increased from 4 to 5
Movement Potential increased from 2 to 3
Movement increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs R increased from 2 to 3
Movement vs L increased from 2 to 3
Weight increased from 185 to 186
1996-05-29
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
LF defense decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 184 to 185
1995-12-30
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 182 to 184
1995-10-18
3B defense increased from 0 to 2
Weight increased from 179 to 182
1995-08-03
Weight increased from 178 to 179
1995-01-07
Infield Error increased from 5 to 6
Infield Arm increased from 4 to 5
Outfield Range decreased from 6 to 5
LF defense increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 177 to 178
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1994-07-09
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Baserunning increased from 6 to 7
Weight increased from 175 to 177
1993-09-07
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 4 to 5
Weight increased from 174 to 175
1992-12-06
Gap vs L decreased from 7 to 6
2B defense increased from 5 to 6
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1992-01-27
Gap vs L increased from 6 to 7
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
LF defense increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 170 to 174
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
1991-08-08
Eye increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs R increased from 3 to 4
Eye vs L increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 4
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 4
Infield Range decreased from 7 to 6
Outfield Arm increased from 3 to 4
2B defense increased from 4 to 5
Fastball Pot decreased from 3 to 2
1991-01-07
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 168 to 170
1990-10-21
2B defense increased from 3 to 4
1990-07-04
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 5 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 5 to 6
Eye Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Infield Range increased from 6 to 7
SS defense increased from 3 to 4
Control Potential decreased from 4 to 2
Weight increased from 167 to 168
1990-01-07
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
Weight increased from 166 to 167
1989-11-07
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs L increased from 4 to 5
Gap increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Insignficant
1989-07-09
Power Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 4 to 5
GB% increased from 47% to 48%
Weight decreased from 167 to 166
1989-01-07
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 2 to 4
Gap vs R increased from 2 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 4
Power Potential increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 4 to 5
Bunt for Hit decreased from 5 to 4
Stealing increased from 5 to 6
Catcher Ability decreased from 3 to 2
Control Potential increased from 3 to 4
GB% increased from 46% to 47%

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 WAR
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1998 27 6 14 13 3 1 1 0 3 2 0 4 0 0 0.231 0.214 0.676 0.3000 0.265 -0.08
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1997 26 12 36 32 10 3 0 1 2 4 2 4 1 0 0.313 0.343 0.843 0.3214 0.359 0.25
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1996 25 35 109 99 20 6 2 0 7 15 7 27 5 2 0.202 0.262 0.565 0.2778 0.251 -0.28
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1995 24 34 62 57 11 4 1 1 4 5 4 15 0 1 0.193 0.246 0.597 0.2439 0.262 -0.13
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1994 23 16 37 34 8 1 0 0 4 3 2 12 1 2 0.235 0.297 0.562 0.3636 0.260 -0.09
Total - TBC
TBC
103 258 235 52 15 4 2 20 29 15 62 7 5 0.221 0.272 0.616 0.2890 0.270 -0.33

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA WAR
MB - AAA
1998 27 13 46 44 13 3 1 1 4 5 2 3 3 2 0.296 0.326 0.803 0.3000 0.347 0.32
MB - AAA
1997 26 33 129 121 33 13 1 0 13 10 8 21 4 1 0.273 0.318 0.715 0.3300 0.320 0.76
MB - AAA
1995 24 17 77 75 24 4 0 0 6 9 2 8 6 0 0.320 0.338 0.711 0.3582 0.323 0.61
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1994 23 22 51 43 12 4 0 2 6 7 6 9 0 0 0.279 0.367 0.879 0.3125 0.389 0.47
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1993 22 20 67 65 20 3 1 3 8 8 2 9 3 0 0.308 0.328 0.851 0.3208 0.374 0.53
SPR - U24
1993 22 30 142 120 35 7 0 3 16 16 22 16 4 1 0.292 0.401 0.826 0.3168 0.378 1.24
SPR - U24
1992 21 16 63 53 20 9 0 3 18 8 7 6 1 1 0.377 0.436 1.153 0.3696 0.490 0.99
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1991 20 27 113 99 28 8 1 2 19 17 11 11 4 4 0.283 0.348 0.793 0.2955 0.353 0.37
GCK - U20
1991 20 4 15 12 4 1 0 1 1 4 3 0 0 1 0.333 0.467 1.133 0.2727 0.503 0.29
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1990 19 37 153 134 44 15 3 4 23 24 16 14 2 6 0.328 0.392 0.967 0.3361 0.420 1.08
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1989 18 59 230 204 71 12 5 0 22 32 22 30 9 4 0.348 0.410 0.866 0.4057 0.396 1.99
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1988 17 13 54 51 17 2 0 1 6 10 3 5 2 1 0.333 0.370 0.802 0.3556 0.372 0.15
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1987 16 24 101 92 25 5 3 2 8 12 7 15 6 3 0.272 0.320 0.777 0.3026 0.356 0.87
Total - AAA
AAA
63 252 240 70 20 2 1 23 24 12 32 13 3 0.292 0.325 0.730 0.3333 0.326 1.69
Total - AA
AA
42 118 108 32 7 1 5 14 15 8 18 3 0 0.296 0.345 0.863 0.3176 0.381 1.00
Total - A
A
46 205 173 55 16 0 6 34 24 29 22 5 2 0.318 0.412 0.926 0.3333 0.412 2.22
Total - S A
S A
27 113 99 28 8 1 2 19 17 11 11 4 4 0.283 0.348 0.793 0.2955 0.353 0.37
Total - R
R
137 553 493 161 35 11 8 60 82 51 64 19 15 0.327 0.386 0.877 0.3592 0.396 4.40

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1998 2B 1 8.0 0 4 1 0.800 4.500 1.030 -0.01
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1998 SS 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1998 LF 3 20.2 7 0 0 1.000 3.048 0.857 -0.48
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1997 2B 11 76.2 21 29 0 1.000 5.870 1.030 -0.02
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1996 2B 24 151.2 45 55 0 1.000 5.934 1.066 0.30
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1996 3B 1 1.2 0 1 0 1.000 5.400 1.031 0.03
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1996 SS 7 45.2 9 13 1 0.957 4.336 0.942 -0.91
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1996 LF 2 17.0 2 0 0 1.000 1.059 0.995 0.01
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1995 2B 15 87.2 34 28 0 1.000 6.365 1.020 0.23
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1995 3B 1 3.0 0 2 0 1.000 6.000 1.020 0.02
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1995 SS 1 7.0 1 2 0 1.000 3.857 1.008 0.01
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1995 LF 4 9.0 5 0 0 1.000 5.000 1.048 0.19
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1994 2B 4 20.0 9 1 1 0.909 4.500 0.517 -0.50
Atlanta - TBC
ATL - TBC
1994 LF 5 39.0 9 2 0 1.000 2.539 1.179 1.13
Total 2B 55 344.0 109 117 2 -0.01
Total 3B 2 4.2 0 3 0 0.05
Total SS 9 53.2 10 15 1 -0.89
Total LF 14 85.2 23 2 0 0.86

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
MB - AAA
1998 2B 12 95.2 21 26 0 1.000 4.422 1.026 0.42
MB - AAA
1998 LF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
MB - AAA
1997 2B 32 255.0 60 90 1 0.993 5.294 1.033 1.33
MB - AAA
1995 2B 16 145.0 43 43 0 1.000 5.338 1.049 1.28
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1994 2B 9 40.0 13 17 0 1.000 6.750 1.060 0.56
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1994 SS 4 37.0 4 11 0 1.000 3.649 1.035 0.14
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1993 2B 11 72.2 26 26 0 1.000 6.440 1.056 0.64
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1993 SS 5 44.0 6 15 3 0.875 4.296 0.863 -1.44
Memphis - U27
MEM - U27
1993 LF 1 3.0 2 0 0 1.000 6.000 1.027 0.04
SPR - U24
1993 2B 28 249.2 55 62 2 0.983 4.218 1.015 0.54
SPR - U24
1993 SS 2 12.0 2 2 0 1.000 3.000 1.525 0.58
SPR - U24
1992 2B 15 109.1 22 34 0 1.000 4.610 0.982 -0.34
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1991 2B 22 184.2 38 48 3 0.966 4.191 0.956 -1.22
Tennessee - U22
VOLS - U22
1991 LF 4 27.0 2 0 0 1.000 0.667 0.748 -0.66
GCK - U20
1991 SS 4 33.0 3 10 0 1.000 3.546 1.110 0.67
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1990 2B 35 277.1 71 76 4 0.974 4.770 0.977 -1.14
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1990 SS 4 12.2 4 4 1 0.889 5.684 0.907 -0.28
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1989 2B 2 3.0 1 0 0 1.000 3.000 0.000 0.00
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1989 SS 38 319.2 42 127 6 0.966 4.758 0.988 -1.17
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1989 LF 18 108.0 15 0 0 1.000 1.250 0.983 -0.30
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1988 2B 7 49.2 9 13 0 1.000 3.987 1.077 0.69
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1988 SS 6 53.1 6 13 3 0.864 3.206 0.746 -3.56
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1987 2B 12 98.1 15 37 0 1.000 4.759 1.031 0.73
Norfolk - U20
NFK - U20
1987 SS 11 90.1 21 26 2 0.959 4.683 0.987 -0.26
Total 2B 214 1688.2 397 504 10 3.57
Total 3B 1 3.0 0 1 0 0.02
Total SS 74 602.0 88 208 15 -5.32
Total LF 25 139.0 19 0 0 -0.92
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Championship Series MVP 1993 Jacksonville (U24)
Player of the Week Oct 5, 1992 Jacksonville (U24)
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