Benny Aldridge
Pittsburgh Pirates (ML)
Benny Aldridge
Birthdate:
March 24, 2000 (25 y, 11 m, 9 d)
Born In:
Dubuque, IA, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
2B
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
5'10"/167
Entry:
2019 Draft - Round: 1, Overall: 20, Team: Pittsburgh Pirates
Contract:
$750k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
2 years, 0 days

No statistics this season

Current Status
MLB Service Time 2 years, 0 days
40-man Service Time 3 years, 0 days
Time as Pro 7 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 1 - No
Personality
Leadership Normal
Loyalty Normal
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Low
Intelligence Very High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Fair
Local Popular
Current Contract
2026 $750k ($750k left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 14 16 14 11 14
vs R 13 15 14 10 14
vs L 17 17 15 12 14
Potential 18 17 17 11 17
Fielding C IF OF
Range 17 2
Error 13 9
Arm 1 12 4
Turn DP 15
C Ability 1
Position
Second 18
Shortstop 10
Run/Bunt
Speed 15
Stealing 7
Running 1
Sac Bunt 19
Bunt for Hit 14
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 8 11 6
vs R 9 12 6
vs L 8 10 6
Potential 20 14 17
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 10 16
Slider 8 20
Other Pitching
Velocity 92-94 mph
GB % 61%
Stamina 9
Hold 4
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2026-02-21
Weight increased from 166 to 167
2025-11-30
Weight increased from 165 to 166
2025-11-14
Local Popularity increased from Insignficant to Popular
National Popularity increased from Insignficant to Fair
2025-11-05
Stealing increased from 6 to 7
2B defense increased from 17 to 18
2025-09-29
Weight decreased from 166 to 165
2025-09-15
Weight increased from 165 to 166
2025-09-08
Weight decreased from 166 to 165
2025-08-11
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
2025-07-14
Weight decreased from 167 to 166
2025-07-07
Contact vs L increased from 16 to 17
Power increased from 13 to 14
Power vs R increased from 13 to 14
Power vs L increased from 14 to 15
Avoid Ks increased from 13 to 14
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 13 to 14
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 13 to 14
2025-06-09
Contact increased from 13 to 14
Contact vs R increased from 12 to 13
Contact vs L increased from 15 to 16
Power increased from 12 to 13
Power vs R increased from 12 to 13
Power vs L increased from 13 to 14
SS defense decreased from 11 to 10
2025-06-02
Power vs R increased from 11 to 12
Weight increased from 166 to 167
2025-05-05
Power increased from 11 to 12
Power vs L increased from 12 to 13
2025-04-21
Weight decreased from 167 to 166
2025-03-27
Contact increased from 12 to 13
Contact vs L increased from 14 to 15
Power increased from 10 to 11
Power vs R increased from 10 to 11
Power vs L increased from 11 to 12
2025-03-09
Sac Bunt decreased from 20 to 19
2B defense decreased from 18 to 17
Weight increased from 166 to 167
2025-02-23
Sac Bunt increased from 19 to 20
Weight increased from 165 to 166
2025-02-08
Outfield Error decreased from 10 to 9
3B defense decreased from 1 to 0
Stuff vs L increased from 7 to 8
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement decreased from 13 to 11
Movement vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Movement vs L decreased from 12 to 10
Weight increased from 163 to 165
Local Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
National Popularity decreased from Fair to Insignficant
2024-10-07
Contact vs R increased from 11 to 12
Power increased from 9 to 10
Power vs R increased from 9 to 10
Power vs L increased from 10 to 11
2024-09-23
3B defense increased from 0 to 1
SS defense decreased from 12 to 11
Weight decreased from 164 to 163
2024-09-16
Weight decreased from 165 to 164
2024-09-09
Weight increased from 164 to 165
2024-08-19
SS defense increased from 11 to 12
Weight decreased from 165 to 164
2024-08-12
SS defense decreased from 12 to 11
2024-07-31
Infield Arm increased from 11 to 12
2B defense increased from 17 to 18
SS defense increased from 11 to 12
2024-07-08
Power increased from 8 to 9
Power vs R increased from 8 to 9
Power vs L increased from 9 to 10
SS defense decreased from 12 to 11
2024-06-17
Avoid Ks increased from 12 to 13
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 12 to 13
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 12 to 13
2024-06-10
Bunt for Hit decreased from 15 to 14
2B defense decreased from 18 to 17
Weight increased from 164 to 165
2024-05-27
Contact increased from 11 to 12
Contact vs L increased from 13 to 14
Eye increased from 10 to 11
Eye vs L increased from 11 to 12
Avoid Ks increased from 11 to 12
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 11 to 12
2024-05-06
Contact vs R increased from 10 to 11
Power increased from 7 to 8
Power vs R increased from 7 to 8
Power vs L increased from 8 to 9
2024-04-15
Gap increased from 15 to 16
Gap vs R increased from 14 to 15
Gap vs L increased from 16 to 17
2024-03-29
Contact Potential increased from 17 to 18
Gap Potential increased from 16 to 17
Power Potential increased from 16 to 17
Eye Potential increased from 10 to 11
Avoid Ks Potential increased from 16 to 17
2024-03-11
Infield Arm decreased from 12 to 11
2024-02-25
Power vs R increased from 6 to 7
Power vs L increased from 7 to 8
2023-12-12
Weight increased from 163 to 164
2023-11-20
Infield Range decreased from 18 to 17
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
SS defense decreased from 13 to 12
Weight increased from 162 to 163
Local Popularity decreased from Popular to Fair
2023-11-09
Fastball increased from 9 to 10
Local Popularity increased from Fair to Popular
2023-09-11
SS defense decreased from 14 to 13
Control increased from 5 to 6
Control vs R increased from 5 to 6
Control vs L increased from 5 to 6
Weight increased from 160 to 162
2023-07-17
Movement increased from 12 to 13
Weight decreased from 161 to 160
2023-05-29
Contact increased from 10 to 11
Contact vs L increased from 12 to 13
Power increased from 5 to 7
Power vs R increased from 5 to 6
Power vs L increased from 6 to 7
Avoid Ks increased from 10 to 11
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 10 to 11
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 10 to 12
SS defense increased from 13 to 14
Role changed from CL to RP
2023-02-26
Contact vs R increased from 9 to 10
Contact vs L increased from 11 to 12
Power increased from 4 to 5
Power vs R increased from 4 to 5
Power vs L increased from 5 to 6
Avoid Ks increased from 9 to 10
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 9 to 10
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 9 to 10
Sac Bunt increased from 18 to 19
Infield Arm increased from 11 to 12
SS defense increased from 12 to 13
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
2022-10-14
Contact increased from 9 to 10
Eye increased from 9 to 10
Eye vs R increased from 9 to 10
Eye vs L increased from 10 to 11
Avoid Ks increased from 8 to 9
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 8 to 9
Outfield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
SS defense decreased from 13 to 12
Movement vs R increased from 12 to 13
Weight increased from 160 to 161
2022-07-31
Contact vs L increased from 10 to 11
Power vs L increased from 4 to 5
Eye increased from 8 to 9
Eye vs R increased from 8 to 9
Eye vs L increased from 9 to 10
Sac Bunt decreased from 19 to 18
Stuff vs R increased from 8 to 9
Slider increased from 7 to 8
Weight increased from 158 to 160
2022-05-29
Contact increased from 8 to 9
Contact vs R increased from 8 to 9
Contact vs L increased from 9 to 10
Gap increased from 14 to 15
Gap vs R increased from 13 to 14
Gap vs L increased from 15 to 16
Power increased from 2 to 4
Power vs R increased from 2 to 4
Power vs L increased from 2 to 4
Eye increased from 6 to 8
Eye vs R increased from 5 to 8
Eye vs L increased from 6 to 9
Avoid Ks increased from 6 to 8
Avoid Ks vs R increased from 5 to 8
Avoid Ks vs L increased from 6 to 9
Infield Range increased from 17 to 18
Infield Error increased from 12 to 13
Turn Double Play increased from 14 to 15
P defense decreased from 20 to 0
2B defense increased from 17 to 18
SS defense increased from 6 to 13
Stuff Potential increased from 17 to 20
Stuff increased from 6 to 8
Stuff vs R increased from 6 to 8
Stuff vs L increased from 5 to 7
Role changed from - to CL
Weight decreased from 160 to 158
2021-04-10
Eye increased from 5 to 6
Outfield Error decreased from 11 to 10
P defense decreased from 22 to 20
SS defense decreased from 7 to 6

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
PIT - MLB
2025 25 157 613 563 163 30 3 28 80 71 40 98 2 3 0.290 0.334 0.837 0.3061 0.358 130 5.40
PIT - MLB
2024 24 145 493 444 112 28 0 7 47 45 44 97 2 2 0.252 0.319 0.682 0.3079 0.302 87 1.82
Total - MLB
MLB
302 1106 1007 275 58 3 35 127 116 84 195 4 5 0.273 0.328 0.769 0.3069 0.333 111 7.23

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
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2023 23 136 608 542 155 38 6 12 72 75 56 75 9 15 0.286 0.356 0.800 0.3136 0.360 112 2.57
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2022 22 21 83 72 12 3 0 1 6 9 8 19 2 0 0.167 0.244 0.494 0.2037 0.225 -3 -0.48
Arkansas - TEX
ARK - TEX
2022 22 109 503 448 128 44 5 9 69 53 46 85 8 4 0.286 0.350 0.817 0.3315 0.372 108 2.02
Arkansas - TEX
ARK - TEX
2021 21 109 466 416 100 30 9 5 42 53 35 118 4 6 0.240 0.300 0.692 0.3209 0.321 70 -0.19
BUR - MID
2021 21 22 104 86 24 7 3 0 21 11 15 24 0 0 0.279 0.379 0.809 0.3750 0.369 129 0.64
INL - CAL
2020 20 1 2 2 1 0 1 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0.500 0.500 2.000 1.0000 0.835 524 0.09
Bradenton - FSL
BRA - FSL
2020 20 44 167 146 41 12 2 0 12 17 13 45 3 2 0.281 0.342 0.732 0.4020 0.340 101 0.49
BUR - MID
2020 20 46 203 188 43 9 5 1 13 20 11 45 1 3 0.229 0.272 0.618 0.2917 0.281 63 -0.15
Pir2 - DSL
2019 19 61 236 212 49 23 3 2 24 18 22 80 1 2 0.231 0.301 0.697 0.3561 0.314 78 0.25
None - None
None - None
2019 19 59 297 268 84 15 7 13 56 80 26 24 33 13 0.313 0.373 0.940 0.3060 0.406 163 2.70
Total - ??
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59 297 268 84 15 7 13 56 80 26 24 33 13 0.313 0.373 0.940 0.3060 0.406 163 2.70
Total - AAA
AAA
157 691 614 167 41 6 13 78 84 64 94 11 15 0.272 0.342 0.764 0.3020 0.344 98 2.09
Total - AA
AA
218 969 864 228 74 14 14 111 106 81 203 12 10 0.264 0.326 0.757 0.3267 0.348 90 1.84
Total - A
A
113 476 422 109 28 11 1 48 49 39 115 4 5 0.258 0.321 0.704 0.3473 0.323 92 1.06
Total - R
R
61 236 212 49 23 3 2 24 18 22 80 1 2 0.231 0.301 0.697 0.3561 0.314 78 0.25

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
PIT - MLB
2025 2B 156 1391.1 283 428 14 0.981 4.599 1.036 7.31
PIT - MLB
2024 2B 123 1047.1 209 343 8 0.986 4.744 1.039 6.33
PIT - MLB
2024 3B 3 20.0 1 4 1 0.833 2.250 0.850 -0.50
PIT - MLB
2024 SS 5 27.0 5 10 0 1.000 5.000 0.986 -0.04
Total 2B 279 2438.2 492 771 22 13.63
Total 3B 3 20.0 1 4 1 -0.50
Total SS 5 27.0 5 10 0 -0.04
Date Team Players Sent Team Players Sent
July 13, 2020 Los Angeles (A) Gerrit Cole
Pittsburgh Benny Aldridge
Andy Ross
Tim Tolbert
Nov. 20, 2023 Pittsburgh Julio Urias
Los Angeles (A) Benny Aldridge
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
All-Star 2023 Salt Lake (PCL)
2022 Arkansas (TEX)
2021 Arkansas (TEX)
League Champ 2024 Pittsburgh (MLB)
Gold Glove 2024 - 2B Pittsburgh (MLB)
2023 - 2B Salt Lake (PCL)
Championship Series MVP 2025 Pittsburgh (MLB)
Rookie of the Month May 2024 Pittsburgh (MLB)
Player of the Week Jul 25, 2022 Arkansas (TEX)
Jun 28, 2021 Arkansas (TEX)
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