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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)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
7
1937
1943
3.1
2
1945
1946
0.5
2
1943
1946
0.2
2
1945
1946
0.2
1
1943
1943
0.1
Center Field Yrs First Last
2
1940
1941
4.3
14
1934
1948
3.6
3
1938
1946
0.8
1
1941
1941
0.7
3
1946
1948
0.6

Right Field Yrs First Last
6
1942
1947
5.0
6
1934
1946
2.6
2
1947
1948
0.9
1
1940
1940
0.8
2
1938
1939
0.4
Shortstop Yrs First Last
5
1944
1948
11.4
4
1938
1946
3.7
3
1938
1941
2.1
3
1936
1941
0.9
1
1934
1934
0.6
Second Base Yrs First Last
4
1938
1942
3.2
3
1943
1945
3.0
1
1941
1941
2.3
1
1938
1938
1.8
2
1943
1946
1.2
Third Base Yrs First Last
4
1945
1948
2.5
4
1942
1945
1.9
1
1941
1941
1.6
3
1937
1939
1.5
3
1940
1946
0.5
First Base Yrs First Last
7
1939
1945
3.0
1
1938
1938
0.4
2
1937
1938
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1948
1948
0.3
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
6
1943
1948
4.0
4
1939
1942
0.7
4
1938
1946
0.6
1
1946
1946
0.4
2
1943
1946
0.3
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
8
1938
1948
15.8
7
1942
1948
11.6
5
1944
1948
9.0
4
1945
1948
6.0
10
1938
1948
5.4
2
1941
1945
5.4
1
1938
1938
2.2
1
1938
1938
2.1
2
1944
1945
1.7
2
1941
1946
1.6
1
1942
1942
1.4
6
1936
1944
1.4
1
1941
1941
1.3
1
1941
1941
1.1
1
1938
1938
1.0
1
1934
1934
1.0
4
1937
1940
1.0
4
1937
1940
0.9
1
1934
1934
0.9
1
1943
1943
0.6
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1941
1941
1.0
1
1941
1941
0.8
4
1943
1946
0.8
1
1946
1946
0.4
3
1936
1942
0.4
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.3
1
1946
1946
0.2
1
1938
1938
0.2
1
1948
1948
0.2
1
1938
1938
0.2
1
1945
1945
0.2
1
1941
1941
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1
1
1934
1934
0.1
1
1941
1941
0.1
1
1946
1946
0.1
1
1946
1946
0.1
1
1944
1944
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.0

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