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Gene Benson



Eugene Henry Fowlkes Benson

Born Eugene Henry Fowlkes
Born: October 2, 1913 in Pittsburgh, PA
Died: April 6, 1999 in Philadelphia, PA
          (85 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• High School: West Philadelphia HS (Philadelphia, PA)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
MULT
MULT
32
CF
77
330
303
46
90
13
5
0
40
2
0
23
0
0
0
4
0
1
.297
.347
.373
.720
102
27
LF
58
257
244
33
76
12
8
0
36
2
12
8
1
.311
.344
.426
.770
102
PS
NN2
30
CF
53
247
228
40
72
9
3
2
32
3
13
0
6
1
.316
.353
.408
.761
95
PC/PS
NN2
24
CF
52
228
205
32
47
3
4
2
26
1
17
1
5
.229
.291
.312
.604
56
26
CF
59
227
209
43
64
8
5
4
38
3
0
14
0
0
0
4
0
0
.306
.350
.450
.800
102
MULT
MULT
29
CF
50
222
207
29
70
8
5
0
40
2
12
0
3
0
.338
.374
.425
.800
109
31
CF
48
217
200
31
67
10
3
1
33
0
0
13
0
0
4
0
0
.335
.376
.430
.806
120
PS
25
CF
52
202
187
29
54
8
3
6
30
1
15
0
.289
.342
.460
.801
110
PS
NN2
33
CF
48
201
179
27
52
10
4
1
31
2
22
0
0
.291
.368
.408
.776
114
PS
NN2
28
CF
45
177
168
22
37
6
1
1
25
0
9
0
.220
.260
.286
.546
55
PS
NN2
34
LF
43
173
159
12
39
3
0
1
17
1
11
0
3
.245
.294
.283
.577
73
PS
NN2
23
CF
32
127
110
17
32
5
0
0
15
2
16
0
1
.291
.381
.336
.717
82
PBG
NN2
20
RF
5
20
19
0
6
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
0
.316
.350
.368
.718
106
PBG
IND
22
CF
5
20
19
0
5
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.263
.300
.263
.563
59
14
8
CF
627
2648
2437
361
711
96
41
18
367
19
0
179
8
0
1
31
0
2
.292
.340
.387
.727
95
162 Game Average
684
630
93
184
25
11
5
95
7
0
46
35
0
0
8
0
6
.292
.340
.387
.727
95
 
Team Lg Pos
14
Negro Leagues
579
2433
2228
330
648
89
32
18
340
19
0
174
0
0
1
30
0
2
.291
.342
.384
.726
95
1
vs Latin Leagues
34
158
153
25
52
6
8
0
26
0
5
8
.340
.361
.484
.844
111
1
vs Major Leagues
14
57
56
6
11
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
1
.196
.196
.250
.446
35
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
RF
10
40
38
0
11
1
0
0
4
0
2
0
0
.289
.325
.316
.641
82
12
Philadelphia Stars
CF
536
2249
2054
311
605
84
30
17
319
16
168
0
0
27
0
1
.295
.348
.389
.737
97
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
-
25
115
107
17
23
3
2
1
12
1
4
1
3
.215
.250
.308
.558
46
3
East All Stars
CF
4
12
12
1
3
1
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.250
.250
.333
.583
70
1
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
LF
34
158
153
25
52
6
8
0
26
0
5
8
.340
.361
.484
.844
111
1
NNL All Stars II
CF
3
13
13
1
5
0
0
0
3
1
0
0
0
0
.385
.385
.385
.769
163
1
South All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
34
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
-
14
57
56
6
11
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
1
.196
.196
.250
.446
35



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PBG
NN2
20
.343
.326
5.0%
7.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.053
.092
PBG
IND
20
.278
.330
5.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.097
PS
NN2
127
.342
.354
12.6%
8.3%
0.0%
1.6%
.045
.137
PC/PS
NN2
228
.279
.351
7.5%
9.5%
0.9%
1.6%
.083
.131
PS
202
.363
.349
7.4%
8.6%
3.0%
1.9%
.171
.117
227
.359
.361
6.2%
0.0%
9.8%
1.8%
1.3%
.144
.124
257
.354
.355
4.7%
3.1%
10.0%
1.50
0.0%
1.1%
.115
.115
PS
NN2
177
.264
.336
5.1%
9.9%
0.6%
1.0%
.065
.097
MULT
MULT
222
.373
.363
5.4%
9.6%
0.0%
0.7%
.087
.106
PS
NN2
247
.348
.360
5.3%
8.7%
0.8%
0.9%
.092
.109
217
.374
.344
6.0%
9.0%
0.5%
0.9%
.095
.102
MULT
MULT
330
.340
.334
7.0%
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
1.0%
.076
.101
PS
NN2
201
.369
.340
10.9%
8.8%
0.5%
1.0%
.117
.103
PS
NN2
173
.277
.317
6.4%
8.2%
0.6%
0.8%
.038
.092
14
8
2648
.339
.347
6.8%
9.1%
4.8%
8.7%
0.63
1.25
0.7%
1.1%
.095
.110
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
14
Negro Leagues
2433
.339
.346
7.2%
9.1%
0.0%
9.6%
0.71
0.7%
1.1%
.093
.109
1
vs Latin Leagues
158
.386
.374
3.2%
11.1%
5.1%
8.6%
0.63
1.29
0.0%
1.1%
.144
.122
1
vs Major Leagues
57
.194
.290
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.054
.117
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Philadelphia Bacharach Giants
40
.310
.328
5.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.7%
.026
.095
12
Philadelphia Stars
2249
.344
.347
7.5%
9.1%
0.8%
1.1%
.095
.109
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
115
.251
.344
3.5%
9.3%
0.9%
1.6%
.093
.129
3
East All Stars
12
.292
.355
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
9.6%
0.71
0.0%
0.0%
.083
.036
1
Algonoderos de Unión Laguna
158
.386
.374
3.2%
11.1%
5.1%
8.6%
0.63
1.29
0.0%
1.1%
.144
.122
1
South All Stars
4
.230
.341
0.0%
4.3%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.105
1
NNL All Stars II
13
.370
.279
0.0%
4.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.064
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
57
.194
.290
0.0%
6.6%
0.0%
1.4%
.054
.117

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