Ben Hansen
Charlottesville Clippers (AAA)
Ben Hansen
Nickname:
Yard Man
Birthdate:
Sept. 21, 1970 (30 y, 9 m, 28 d)
Born In:
Lake View, IA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
3B
Bats/Throws:
L/R
Height/Weight:
6'0"/204
Entry:
1992 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 8, Team: New Orleans Pelicans
Contract:
Minor League
ML Service Time:
5 years, 56 days

2001 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
CHA - AAA
24 86 21 10 3 1 6 12 14 19 0 2 0.244 0.363 0.828 0.367 0.303 126 0.65 0.06

2001 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
CHA - AAA
2B 1 0.2 0 1 0 1.0000 1.0335 -0.049
CHA - AAA
3B 24 209.0 17 27 1 0.9778 1.0140 0.108
Current Status
MLB Service Time 5 years, 56 days
40-man Service Time 6 years, 31 days
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Minor Leagues
Injury Status None
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Low
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Insignficant
Local Insignficant
Current Contract
Minor League Contract
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 4 7 5 5 4
vs R 4 7 5 6 4
vs L 4 5 4 4 4
Potential 4 7 5 7 4
Fielding C IF OF
Range 5 3
Error 5 5
Arm 2 8 7
Turn DP 5
C Ability 2
Position
First 3
Second 4
Third 6
Shortstop 3
Left Field 3
Run/Bunt
Speed 5
Stealing 5
Running 6
Sac Bunt 4
Bunt for Hit 3
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 2 2 2
vs R 2 2 2
vs L 2 2 2
Potential 2 2 2
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 80-83 mph
GB % 40%
Arm Slot Normal
Stamina 2
Hold 2
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2001-07-14
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
2001-06-24
Position changed from 2B to 3B
2001-06-07
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
Outfield Error decreased from 6 to 5
2001-04-29
Baserunning decreased from 6 to 5
2000-12-30
Weight decreased from 205 to 204
2000-12-06
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
2000-11-28
Power Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 6
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Position changed from 3B to 2B
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2000-09-29
1B defense decreased from 4 to 3
2000-08-03
Weight increased from 205 to 206
2000-05-29
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
2000-04-29
Baserunning increased from 5 to 6
1999-11-07
Contact Potential decreased from 5 to 4
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
1999-09-02
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
1999-06-07
1B defense increased from 3 to 4
1999-05-29
Power vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L decreased from 5 to 4
1B defense decreased from 4 to 3
1999-01-15
Weight increased from 205 to 206
1999-01-07
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Bunt for Hit increased from 2 to 3
1998-12-30
Weight decreased from 206 to 205
1998-11-06
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 5 to 4
1998-07-24
Weight decreased from 207 to 206
1998-06-19
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
1998-06-18
Weight decreased from 208 to 207
1998-06-07
1B defense increased from 3 to 4
1998-05-29
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R decreased from 6 to 5
Infield Range increased from 4 to 5
1998-01-07
Contact increased from 4 to 5
1997-12-14
Weight decreased from 209 to 208
1997-11-06
Contact Potential decreased from 6 to 5
Contact decreased from 5 to 4
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
1997-09-19
2B defense increased from 3 to 4
1997-06-29
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1997-05-29
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1997-04-29
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1996-12-06
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1996-11-28
Weight decreased from 210 to 209
1996-11-07
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Infield Range decreased from 5 to 4
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
1996-10-18
Weight increased from 209 to 210
1996-10-09
Weight increased from 208 to 209
1996-07-04
Contact increased from 4 to 5
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Power Potential increased from 6 to 7
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 3 to 4
Sac Bunt decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 207 to 208
1996-05-29
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Eye Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Weight increased from 204 to 207
1995-12-30
Contact Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Contact vs R decreased from 5 to 4
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye Potential increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks decreased from 4 to 3
1995-10-18
3B defense increased from 5 to 6
1995-08-03
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Sac Bunt increased from 3 to 4
SS defense decreased from 4 to 3
Fastball Pot decreased from 3 to 2
Weight increased from 201 to 204
1995-01-07
Gap Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Gap vs L decreased from 5 to 4
Power Potential decreased from 7 to 6
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 3 to 4
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 3 to 4
Bunt for Hit decreased from 3 to 2
Position changed from SS to 3B
Weight increased from 198 to 201
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
National Popularity decreased from Well Known to Fair
1994-07-09
Contact vs R increased from 4 to 5
Gap Potential increased from 6 to 7
Gap increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs R increased from 6 to 7
Gap vs L increased from 4 to 5
Avoid Ks increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 2 to 3
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 2 to 3
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
Weight increased from 194 to 198
1993-09-07
Contact vs L increased from 3 to 4
Gap increased from 4 to 6
Gap vs R increased from 4 to 6
Gap vs L increased from 2 to 4
Eye increased from 4 to 5
Speed decreased from 6 to 5
Weight increased from 190 to 194
1992-12-06
Eye decreased from 5 to 4
Stealing increased from 4 to 5
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
Local Popularity increased from Unknown to Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Well Known

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
NOLA - TBC
2000 29 27 27 24 4 2 0 0 3 1 2 8 0 0 0.167 0.222 0.472 0.2353 0.209 -0.15
NOLA - TBC
1999 28 33 52 43 13 2 0 3 7 9 9 7 1 0 0.302 0.423 0.981 0.3030 0.415 0.69
NOLA - TBC
1997 26 47 128 119 26 11 0 3 6 6 7 31 0 0 0.219 0.273 0.660 0.2706 0.289 0.20
NOLA - TBC
1996 25 56 187 166 33 6 0 7 21 20 15 49 1 0 0.199 0.283 0.645 0.2342 0.285 0.20
NOLA - TBC
1995 24 54 210 184 44 17 1 3 20 15 18 54 1 1 0.239 0.324 0.715 0.3178 0.314 0.68
NOLA - TBC
1994 23 17 67 60 21 4 0 4 17 11 6 13 2 0 0.350 0.418 1.035 0.3953 0.443 0.95
Total - TBC
TBC
234 671 596 141 42 1 20 74 62 57 162 5 1 0.237 0.316 0.727 0.2895 0.317 2.57

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
CHA - AAA
2001 30 24 102 86 21 10 3 1 6 12 14 19 0 2 0.244 0.363 0.828 0.3030 0.367 0.65
BR - AAA
1998 27 64 233 196 40 12 2 4 14 22 30 46 2 2 0.204 0.326 0.673 0.2449 0.310 0.64
BR - AAA
1994 23 40 172 147 44 17 0 3 21 22 19 30 0 0 0.299 0.395 0.872 0.3565 0.383 1.49
Reno - U27
REN - U27
1993 22 70 304 262 71 15 5 9 41 34 35 67 1 2 0.271 0.362 0.831 0.3280 0.371 2.37
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1992 21 88 386 329 87 21 3 10 55 44 47 70 5 6 0.264 0.365 0.803 0.3056 0.359 1.54
None - None
None - None
1991 20 54 272 231 88 14 6 18 61 80 34 18 31 9 0.381 0.467 1.194 0.3553 0.516 4.27
Total - ??
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54 272 231 88 14 6 18 61 80 34 18 31 9 0.381 0.467 1.194 0.3553 0.516 4.27
Total - AAA
AAA
128 507 429 105 39 5 8 41 56 63 95 2 4 0.245 0.357 0.772 0.2957 0.346 2.78
Total - AA
AA
70 304 262 71 15 5 9 41 34 35 67 1 2 0.271 0.362 0.831 0.3280 0.371 2.37
Total - A
A
88 386 329 87 21 3 10 55 44 47 70 5 6 0.264 0.365 0.803 0.3056 0.359 1.54

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
NOLA - TBC
2000 2B 3 11.2 2 4 0 1.000 4.629 1.032 0.11
NOLA - TBC
2000 3B 3 6.0 2 2 0 1.000 6.000 1.038 0.05
NOLA - TBC
2000 SS 1 4.0 1 1 0 1.000 4.500 0.000 -0.05
NOLA - TBC
2000 LF 4 4.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.07
NOLA - TBC
1999 1B 4 14.0 8 3 0 1.000 7.071 1.054 -0.01
NOLA - TBC
1999 2B 4 7.0 0 1 0 1.000 1.286 1.031 0.00
NOLA - TBC
1999 3B 11 61.2 6 16 1 0.957 3.211 1.159 0.68
NOLA - TBC
1997 1B 3 3.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NOLA - TBC
1997 2B 6 11.1 1 2 0 1.000 2.382 0.530 -0.35
NOLA - TBC
1997 3B 26 222.0 14 46 3 0.952 2.432 0.992 -0.51
NOLA - TBC
1997 SS 4 21.2 1 2 0 1.000 1.246 1.030 -0.04
NOLA - TBC
1996 1B 4 10.1 6 1 0 1.000 6.097 1.060 -0.03
NOLA - TBC
1996 2B 7 43.0 13 9 0 1.000 4.605 1.021 0.15
NOLA - TBC
1996 3B 37 316.0 21 68 5 0.947 2.535 0.959 -1.74
NOLA - TBC
1996 SS 2 2.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
NOLA - TBC
1995 1B 1 1.0 1 0 0 1.000 9.000 0.000 0.00
NOLA - TBC
1995 3B 54 442.2 34 95 5 0.963 2.623 0.995 -0.34
NOLA - TBC
1994 3B 17 145.1 14 42 2 0.966 3.468 0.990 -0.30
Total 1B 12 28.2 15 4 0 -0.04
Total 2B 20 73.0 16 16 0 -0.09
Total 3B 148 1193.2 91 269 16 -2.16
Total SS 7 28.1 2 3 0 -0.09
Total LF 4 4.1 0 0 0 -0.07

Career Minor League Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
CHA - AAA
2001 2B 1 0.2 0 1 0 1.000 13.500 1.034 -0.05
CHA - AAA
2001 3B 24 209.0 17 27 1 0.978 1.895 1.014 0.11
BR - AAA
1998 1B 2 3.0 4 0 0 1.000 12.000 0.000 0.00
BR - AAA
1998 2B 50 404.0 88 127 2 0.991 4.790 1.001 -0.08
BR - AAA
1998 3B 7 21.0 1 3 1 0.800 1.714 0.861 -0.46
BR - AAA
1998 LF 4 5.2 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
BR - AAA
1994 SS 40 347.2 47 118 2 0.988 4.271 1.003 0.17
Reno - U27
REN - U27
1993 SS 70 614.1 82 169 8 0.969 3.677 0.979 -2.14
Reno - U27
REN - U27
1993 LF 2 5.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1992 3B 2 3.0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.00
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1992 SS 88 748.1 95 233 13 0.962 3.945 0.950 -7.34
Buffalo - U24
BUF - U24
1992 LF 2 5.0 3 0 0 1.000 5.400 1.061 0.10
Total 1B 2 3.0 4 0 0 0.00
Total 2B 51 404.2 88 128 2 -0.13
Total 3B 33 233.0 18 30 2 -0.36
Total SS 198 1710.1 224 520 23 -9.31
Total LF 8 15.2 3 0 0 0.10

TBC Reserve League Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
July 17, 2001
Jul 17
EUG 2 - 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.05
July 16, 2001
Jul 16
EUG 11 - 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.12
July 15, 2001
Jul 15
EUG 7 - 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 -0.06
July 14, 2001
Jul 14
EUG 4 - 6 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0.03
July 12, 2001
Jul 12
@SM 5 - 3 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.22
July 11, 2001
Jul 11
@SM 0 - 5 4 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.06
July 10, 2001
Jul 10
@SM 1 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.06
July 9, 2001
Jul 9
@SM 7 - 4 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0.04
July 7, 2001
Jul 7
@TC 0 - 2 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.04
July 6, 2001
Jul 6
@TC 5 - 6 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.19
July 5, 2001
Jul 5
@TC 5 - 2 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.03
July 4, 2001
Jul 4
@TC 8 - 3 4 0 1 0 1 0 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0.10
July 2, 2001
Jul 2
SEA 4 - 0 3 3 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0.05
July 1, 2001
Jul 1
SEA 5 - 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 -0.06
June 30, 2001
Jun 30
SEA 0 - 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 -0.07
June 29, 2001
Jun 29
SEA 14 - 4 5 2 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.02
June 27, 2001
Jun 27
@MIN 3 - 9 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.04
June 26, 2001
Jun 26
@MIN 4 - 5 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0.10
June 25, 2001
Jun 25
@MIN 0 - 2 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.18
June 24, 2001
Jun 24
@MIN 5 - 2 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0.07
June 22, 2001
Jun 22
DH 5 - 4 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.12
June 21, 2001
Jun 21
DH 6 - 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.08
June 20, 2001
Jun 20
DH 2 - 6 4 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
June 19, 2001
Jun 19
DH 3 - 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Player of the Week Oct 4, 1993 Reno (U27)
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