Ben Battle
Cincinnati Reds (ML)
Ben Battle
Birthdate:
Sept. 24, 1997 (28 y, 1 m, 21 d)
Born In:
Houston, TX, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'1"/196
Entry:
2016 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 41, Team: Cincinnati Reds
Contract:
$750k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
3 years, 96 days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
CIN - MLB
37 14 113.1 9-2 0 5 1 22 93 3.494 3.221 84 3.188 2.06

2025 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
CIN - MLB
34 27 5 0 0 0 1 2 5 6 0 0 0.185 0.313 0.498 0.245 0.238 47 -0.41 -2.68

2025 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
CIN - MLB
P 37 113.1 4 9 0 1.0000 1.0315 -2.676
Current Status
MLB Service Time 3 years, 96 days
40-man Service Time 5 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 9 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 2 - No
Personality
Leadership Very High
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Very High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic High
Popularity
National Very Popular
Local Very Popular
Current Contract
2025 $750k ($0 left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 9 8 1 12 12
vs R 9 8 1 11 12
vs L 9 9 1 12 12
Potential 9 8 1 12 12
Fielding C IF OF
Range 1 1
Error 4 2
Arm 1 12 4
Turn DP 4
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 1
Run/Bunt
Speed 1
Stealing 1
Running 2
Sac Bunt 11
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 15 14 16
vs R 16 15 16
vs L 13 12 15
Potential 15 14 16
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Sinker 15 15
Curveball 11 12
Slider 17 17
Changeup 2 2
Other Pitching
Velocity 96-98 mph
GB % 61%
Stamina 9
Hold 11
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-11-14
Movement Potential increased from 13 to 14
Movement increased from 13 to 14
GB% increased from 59% to 61%
Weight increased from 195 to 196
National Popularity increased from Popular to Very Popular
2025-10-30
Eye increased from 11 to 12
Control vs R decreased from 17 to 16
2025-10-07
Movement Potential decreased from 14 to 13
Movement decreased from 14 to 13
Weight increased from 194 to 195
2025-08-11
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2025-08-04
Stamina increased from 8 to 9
2025-07-28
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
2025-07-14
Stuff Potential decreased from 18 to 15
Stuff decreased from 18 to 15
Stuff vs R decreased from 19 to 16
Stuff vs L decreased from 16 to 13
Role changed from RP to SP
2025-06-09
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2025-04-14
Stuff Potential increased from 15 to 18
Stuff increased from 15 to 18
Stuff vs R increased from 16 to 19
Stuff vs L increased from 13 to 16
Role changed from SP to RP
2025-04-05
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
2025-03-18
GB% decreased from 61% to 59%
2025-02-23
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2025-02-08
P defense decreased from 5 to 1
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs R decreased from 16 to 15
Movement vs L decreased from 14 to 12
Sinker Pot decreased from 16 to 15
Weight increased from 191 to 193
National Popularity decreased from Very Popular to Popular
2024-10-23
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
Sinker Pot increased from 15 to 16
2024-08-19
Weight increased from 190 to 191
2024-07-08
Weight decreased from 191 to 190
2024-06-24
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
2024-04-07
Weight decreased from 193 to 192
2024-02-25
Weight increased from 192 to 193
2024-02-09
Weight increased from 191 to 192
2024-02-03
Weight decreased from 192 to 191
2023-11-13
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Very Popular
National Popularity increased from Unknown to Very Popular
2023-11-09
Hold increased from 10 to 11
Weight decreased from 194 to 192
2023-09-11
Avoid Ks increased from 11 to 12
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 11 to 12
Turn Double Play decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff increased from 14 to 15
Stuff vs L increased from 12 to 13
Curveball increased from 10 to 11
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2023-07-17
Weight decreased from 194 to 193
2023-05-29
Control increased from 14 to 16
Control vs R increased from 15 to 17
Control vs L increased from 14 to 15
2023-02-26
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 11 to 12
Control increased from 13 to 14
Control vs R increased from 13 to 15
Control vs L increased from 12 to 14
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
Sinker Pot decreased from 16 to 15
2022-10-14
Avoid Ks increased from 10 to 11
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 10 to 11
Control increased from 12 to 13
Control vs R increased from 12 to 13
Control vs L increased from 11 to 12
Weight increased from 193 to 194
2022-07-31
Contact vs R increased from 8 to 9
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 10 to 11
Movement vs L decreased from 15 to 14
GB% decreased from 63% to 61%
2022-05-29
Contact increased from 8 to 9
Contact vs L increased from 8 to 9
Avoid Ks increased from 8 to 10
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 7 to 10
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 8 to 10
Outfield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
Stuff vs R increased from 15 to 16
Movement Potential decreased from 16 to 15
Movement decreased from 16 to 15
Control increased from 8 to 12
Control vs R increased from 9 to 12
Control vs L increased from 8 to 11
GB% decreased from 65% to 63%
Hold increased from 8 to 10
Sinker increased from 14 to 15
2021-04-10
P defense decreased from 6 to 5
Stuff increased from 13 to 14
Stuff vs L increased from 11 to 12
Weight increased from 192 to 193

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
CIN - MLB
2025 27 14 37 113.1 9-2 0 93 22 20.13% 4.76% 2.81% 77.72% 56.76% 0.321 3.494 3.221 84 3.188 0.27 2.06
CIN - MLB
2024 26 31 31 180.2 9-9 0 137 53 18.32% 7.09% 2.94% 79.42% 58.56% 0.290 3.388 4.193 103 3.980 -0.81 2.21
CIN - MLB
2023 25 5 16 51.2 4-2 1 29 12 13.62% 5.63% 4.69% 75.47% 58.12% 0.277 4.703 5.360 132 4.385 -0.66 -0.32
CIN - MLB
2021 23 0 1 1.0 0-0 1 0 0 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 0.00% 100.00% 0.000 0.000 3.290 85 3.290 -3.29 0.03
Total - MLB
MLB
50 85 346.2 22-13 2 259 87 18.16% 6.10% 3.16% 78.31% 58.04% 0.297 3.609 4.046 101 3.779 -0.44 3.98

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
LOU - IL
2023 25 0 6 4.2 1-0 0 0 2 0.00% 12.50% 0.00% 100.00% 63.64% 0.154 0.000 4.668 97 6.112 -4.67 0.05
LOU - IL
2022 24 20 20 110.2 8-8 0 94 34 19.71% 7.13% 2.31% 68.50% 56.76% 0.331 4.554 4.092 82 4.310 0.46 2.59
LOU - IL
2021 23 27 27 135.2 9-11 0 111 78 18.47% 12.98% 1.66% 73.30% 60.07% 0.323 4.312 4.670 96 5.021 -0.36 2.14
LOU - IL
2020 22 22 22 108.1 8-8 0 81 61 16.74% 12.60% 1.45% 67.58% 53.64% 0.319 4.985 4.643 100 5.361 0.34 1.46
PEN - SL
2020 22 8 8 45.1 3-1 0 26 17 14.21% 9.29% 1.09% 79.27% 59.22% 0.239 2.382 3.990 94 4.498 -1.61 0.76
PEN - SL
2019 21 31 31 146.0 4-11 0 105 84 15.81% 12.65% 1.66% 69.38% 59.67% 0.325 4.870 4.692 112 4.625 0.18 1.08
Dayton - MID
DAY - MID
2018 20 18 18 109.0 10-1 0 98 46 21.68% 10.18% 1.33% 81.45% 63.33% 0.286 2.642 4.103 98 4.123 -1.46 1.55
Total - AAA
AAA
69 75 359.1 26-27 0 286 175 18.12% 11.09% 1.77% 70.41% 57.14% 0.323 4.533 4.484 93 4.919 0.05 6.25
Total - AA
AA
39 39 191.1 7-12 0 131 101 15.47% 11.92% 1.53% 71.12% 59.56% 0.306 4.281 4.526 108 4.595 -0.25 1.83
Total - A
A
18 18 109.0 10-1 0 98 46 21.68% 10.18% 1.33% 81.45% 63.33% 0.286 2.642 4.103 98 4.123 -1.46 1.55

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
CIN - MLB
2025 27 34 34 27 5 0 0 0 1 2 5 6 0 0 0.185 0.313 0.498 0.2381 0.245 47 -0.41
CIN - MLB
2024 26 28 61 50 8 1 0 0 2 5 5 8 0 0 0.160 0.236 0.416 0.1905 0.200 16 -0.63
CIN - MLB
2023 25 13 10 8 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 2 0 0 0.250 0.333 0.708 0.3333 0.318 98 -0.05
CIN - MLB
2021 23 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 - MLB
MLB
76 105 85 15 2 0 0 4 7 11 16 0 0 0.177 0.271 0.471 0.2174 0.226 34 -1.10

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 wRC+ WAR
None - None
None - None
2016 18 24 122 106 44 13 2 2 28 37 15 5 5 2 0.415 0.484 1.116 0.4200 0.480 216 1.97
Total - ??
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24 122 106 44 13 2 2 28 37 15 5 5 2 0.415 0.484 1.116 0.4200 0.480 216 1.97

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
CIN - MLB
2025 P 37 113.1 4 9 0 1.000 1.032 1.032 -2.68
CIN - MLB
2024 P 31 180.2 14 33 3 0.940 2.341 1.051 -1.52
CIN - MLB
2023 P 16 51.2 6 8 0 1.000 2.439 1.006 -0.55
CIN - MLB
2021 P 1 1.0 0 1 0 1.000 9.000 1.989 0.48
Total P 85 346.2 24 51 3 -4.27

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Oct. 4, 2025
Oct 4
@CHN 8 - 7 5.0 10 3 3 0 0 6 0 0 5 4 25 87 47 -0.10
Sept. 27, 2025
Sep 27
BOS 3 - 2 7.0 3 2 0 0 2 1 0 0 8 11 26 74 67 0.14
Sept. 20, 2025
Sep 20
PIT 2 - 8 5.0 8 4 4 0 0 4 0 0 5 4 21 70 46 -0.20
Sept. 12, 2025
Sep 12
@NYN 8 - 3 8.0 7 1 1 1 1 4 0 0 8 10 30 85 67 0.27
Sept. 6, 2025
Sep 6
@PIT 5 - 2 6.0 6 2 2 1 1 6 0 0 5 5 23 85 56 0.16
Aug. 30, 2025
Aug 30
PIT 4 - 2 6.0 5 2 2 0 2 4 0 0 10 2 24 81 60 0.16
Aug. 24, 2025
Aug 24
@ATL 2 - 3 7.0 5 2 2 1 0 4 0 0 10 6 25 82 64 0.19
Aug. 19, 2025
Aug 19
@CHN 11 - 8 5.0 8 2 2 0 1 6 0 0 2 5 22 87 52 0.07
Aug. 14, 2025
Aug 14
SD 8 - 7 7.0 8 2 2 1 1 7 0 0 7 4 27 93 59 0.10
Aug. 9, 2025
Aug 9
STL 6 - 5 5.0 6 5 5 2 1 6 0 0 6 3 22 78 35 -0.29
Aug. 3, 2025
Aug 3
@MIA 1 - 4 5.0 8 2 2 0 1 4 0 0 7 2 22 85 50 -0.09
July 29, 2025
Jul 29
@NYA 2 - 3 5.0 6 2 2 0 1 2 0 0 6 5 21 85 52 -0.01
July 23, 2025
Jul 23
ARI 8 - 7 4.1 8 5 5 2 2 2 0 0 7 2 21 89 21 -0.34
July 9, 2025
Jul 9
@COL 9 - 5 5.0 9 5 5 2 0 5 0 0 6 3 23 88 30 -0.24
July 5, 2025
Jul 5
CHN 3 - 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 9 - 0.01
July 2, 2025
Jul 2
MIL 4 - 11 3.1 3 1 1 1 4 4 0 0 4 2 17 61 - 0.00
July 1, 2025
Jul 1
MIL 6 - 1 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 4 13 - 0.01
June 29, 2025
Jun 29
@WAS 8 - 4 0.2 3 3 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 5 19 - 0.00
June 25, 2025
Jun 25
@TB 3 - 6 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 4 13 - 0.00
June 10, 2025
Jun 10
STL 8 - 0 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 3 8 - 0.00
June 7, 2025
Jun 7
ATL 12 - 8 1.0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 4 10 - 0.02
June 3, 2025
Jun 3
@TOR 8 - 2 3.0 3 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 5 2 14 50 - 0.16
May 31, 2025
May 31
@PHI 4 - 2 4.2 2 1 1 1 0 1 0 0 4 9 16 55 - 0.17
May 30, 2025
May 30
PHI 6 - 5 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 3 6 - 0.01
May 26, 2025
May 26
CLE 6 - 1 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 11 - 0.01
May 23, 2025
May 23
COL 10 - 3 3.1 3 0 0 0 1 3 1 0 5 2 14 44 - 0.13
May 15, 2025
May 15
@SF 8 - 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 16 - 0.00
May 9, 2025
May 9
SF 7 - 5 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 1 6 23 - 0.17
May 3, 2025
May 3
@STL 1 - 4 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 3 14 - 0.08
April 30, 2025
Apr 30
@MIL 2 - 7 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 4 18 - 0.01
April 20, 2025
Apr 20
MIL 5 - 0 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 1 3 13 - 0.00
April 19, 2025
Apr 19
MIL 1 - 6 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 1 4 17 - 0.00
April 17, 2025
Apr 17
MIL 3 - 8 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 1 3 10 - 0.00
April 15, 2025
Apr 15
@PIT 1 - 5 1.0 2 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 6 27 - -0.15
April 14, 2025
Apr 14
@PIT 1 - 2 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 4 12 - 0.03
April 9, 2025
Apr 9
PHI 2 - 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 0 3 12 - 0.02
April 7, 2025
Apr 7
PHI 9 - 8 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 2 7 - 0.03

TheShow Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Oct. 4, 2025
Oct 4
@CHN 8 - 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
Sept. 27, 2025
Sep 27
BOS 3 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.11
Sept. 20, 2025
Sep 20
PIT 2 - 8 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Sept. 12, 2025
Sep 12
@NYN 8 - 3 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0.04
Sept. 6, 2025
Sep 6
@PIT 5 - 2 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.01
Aug. 30, 2025
Aug 30
PIT 4 - 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.02
Aug. 24, 2025
Aug 24
@ATL 2 - 3 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.07
Aug. 19, 2025
Aug 19
@CHN 11 - 8 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Aug. 14, 2025
Aug 14
SD 8 - 7 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Aug. 9, 2025
Aug 9
STL 6 - 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.01
Aug. 3, 2025
Aug 3
@MIA 1 - 4 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
July 23, 2025
Jul 23
ARI 8 - 7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 9, 2025
Jul 9
@COL 9 - 5 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
July 5, 2025
Jul 5
CHN 3 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
July 2, 2025
Jul 2
MIL 4 - 11 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.03
July 1, 2025
Jul 1
MIL 6 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 29, 2025
Jun 29
@WAS 8 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 10, 2025
Jun 10
STL 8 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
June 7, 2025
Jun 7
ATL 12 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
May 31, 2025
May 31
@PHI 4 - 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.09
May 30, 2025
May 30
PHI 6 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
May 26, 2025
May 26
CLE 6 - 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
May 23, 2025
May 23
COL 10 - 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.04
May 15, 2025
May 15
@SF 8 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
May 9, 2025
May 9
SF 7 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
May 3, 2025
May 3
@STL 1 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 30, 2025
Apr 30
@MIL 2 - 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 20, 2025
Apr 20
MIL 5 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 19, 2025
Apr 19
MIL 1 - 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 17, 2025
Apr 17
MIL 3 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 15, 2025
Apr 15
@PIT 1 - 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 14, 2025
Apr 14
@PIT 1 - 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 9, 2025
Apr 9
PHI 2 - 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
April 7, 2025
Apr 7
PHI 9 - 8 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 2025 Cincinnati (MLB)
2018 Dayton (MID)
League Champ 2025 Cincinnati (MLB)
Player of the Week Jun 25, 2018 Dayton (MID)
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