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Andrew Benintendi

23-Year-Old Outfielder – Boston Red Sox

2018 Stats

AVG

.299

HR

12

RBI

47

R

51

SB

12

2018 Preseason Projections

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2018 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Normally, a 20-20 inaugural season puts you in contention for Rookie of the Year honors, but when someone else shatters the first-year home run record, you fall short. Such is the case for Benintendi,...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 5' 9"   WT: 180   DOB: 7/6/1994   BORN: Cincinnati, OH   COLLEGE: Arkansas   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Andrew Benintendi Contract Information:

Signed with Boston in June 2015, including a $3,590,400 signing bonus.

June 17, 2018  –  Andrew Benintendi News

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Benintendi went 3-for-4 with two runs, an RBI and a stolen base in Boston's 9-3 victory over Seattle on Sunday.

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Andrew Benintendi Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2015 20 A GRE 19 86 74 17 26 9 5 0 4 16 3 2 10 9 0 1 1 .351 .430 .581 1.011
2015 20 A LOW 35 153 124 19 36 13 2 4 7 15 7 1 25 15 1 2 1 .290 .408 .540 .948
2016 21 A SAL 34 155 135 30 46 21 13 7 1 32 8 2 15 9 0 2 3 .341 .413 .563 .976
2016 21 AA POR 63 263 237 40 70 31 18 5 8 44 8 7 24 30 0 2 0 .295 .357 .515 .872
2016 21 MAJ BOS 34 118 105 16 31 14 11 1 2 14 1 0 10 25 1 1 1 .295 .359 .476 .835
2017 22 MAJ BOS 151 658 573 84 155 47 26 1 20 90 20 5 70 112 1 8 6 .271 .352 .424 .776
2018 23 MAJ BOS 69 308 264 51 79 35 18 5 12 47 12 1 38 49 0 5 1 .299 .383 .542 .925
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3-Year Averages     92 387 339 50 93 30 18 1 11 52 10 2 40 68 1 4 3 .274 .352 .431 .783
Career  (View All)     254 1,084 942 151 265 96 55 7 34 151 33 6 118 186 2 14 8 .281 .361 .463 .824

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Andrew Benintendi Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jun. 17 @Sea 4 2 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 .299 .383 .542 .925
Jun. 16 @Sea 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .380 .538 .918
Jun. 15 @Sea 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .383 .545 .928
Jun. 14 @Sea 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .297 .385 .547 .932
Jun. 13 @Bal 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .302 .390 .556 .946
Jun. 12 @Bal 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 .297 .383 .554 .937
Jun. 11 @Bal 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .298 .382 .547 .929
Jun. 10 CWS 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .293 .375 .545 .920
Jun. 9 CWS 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .375 .546 .921
Jun. 8 CWS 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .298 .376 .553 .929
Jun. 7 Det 5 1 2 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .299 .378 .554 .932
Jun. 6 Det 5 2 2 1 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .296 .378 .544 .922
Jun. 5 Det 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .294 .377 .529 .906
Jun. 3 @Hou 5 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .296 .381 .537 .918
Jun. 2 @Hou 4 2 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .294 .381 .521 .902
Jun. 1 @Hou 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .295 .380 .512 .892
May. 31 @Hou 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .299 .382 .520 .902
May. 30 Tor 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .294 .376 .517 .893
May. 29 Tor 5 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .289 .374 .518 .892
May. 28 Tor 5 1 3 0 1 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .292 .378 .521 .899
May. 27 Atl 3 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .283 .373 .492 .865
May. 26 Atl 4 2 3 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .283 .370 .489 .859
May. 25 Atl 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .272 .360 .456 .816
May. 24 @TB Did not play.
May. 23 @TB 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .367 .463 .830
May. 22 @TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .278 .360 .466 .826
May. 20 Bal 5 1 3 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .285 .367 .477 .844
May. 19 Bal 3 1 2 0 0 1 3 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .275 .361 .455 .816
May. 18 Bal 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .268 .353 .433 .786
May. 17 Bal 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .269 .351 .438 .789
Last 7 Games 22 4 8 0 0 1 3 5 4 2 0 0 1 1 .364 .464 .500 .964
Last 14 Games 53 12 17 4 0 4 7 7 10 3 0 0 3 2 .321 .381 .623 1.004
Last 30 Games 106 22 36 6 2 9 25 17 18 5 1 1 3 3 .340 .425 .689 1.114

Andrew Benintendi: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 67 53 22
2017 149 123 30
2016 32 29 5

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Andrew Benintendi Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20186110391.197.410.685
201711211194.232.286.622
2016281020.179.179.429

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20182034193811.330.581.996
201746173198116.280.458.813
201677152121.338.584.984

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018133287303.353.6691.080
2017283417397.258.382.711
2016337040.364.545.993

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018131235179.244.412.769
201729043135113.283.466.838
20167292101.264.444.761
Andrew Benintendi vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Andrew Benintendi Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2015 20 A GRE 86 74 11.6% 10.5% 1.11 88% .355 .230
2015 20 A LOW 153 124 16.3% 9.8% 1.67 88% .279 .250
2016 21 A SAL 155 135 9.7% 5.8% 1.67 93% .354 .222
2016 21 AA POR 263 237 9.1% 11.4% 0.80 87% .308 .220
2016 21 MAJ BOS 118 105 8.5% 21.2% 0.40 76% .367 .181
2017 22 MAJ BOS 658 573 10.6% 17% 0.63 80% .301 .153
2018 23 MAJ BOS 308 264 12.3% 15.9% 0.78 81% .322 .243
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3-Year Averages     387 339 10.3% 17.6% 0.59 80% .311 .157
Career     1,084 942 10.9% 17.2% 0.63 80% .314 .182

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Andrew Benintendi Defensive Stats

DRS Breakdown
Pos Year Inn DRS (?) Pos Rank Range & Pos (?) OF Arm (?) GFP/DME (?) GDP (?) Bunts (?) Catcher SB (?) Pitcher SB (?) Adj ERA (?) Strike Zone(?)
LF 2018 410.3 -1 23 -4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
CF 2018 179 -5 - -4 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0

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2018 Stat Review for Andrew Benintendi    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.78 BB/K
ELITE
12.3% BB Rate
ELITE
15.9% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.925 OPS
ELITE
.383 OBP
ELITE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.299 AVG
GREAT
.322 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.542 SLG
ELITE
.243 ISO
GREAT

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Andrew Benintendi: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Benintendi is not in the lineup for Friday's game against Seattle, Pete Abraham of The Boston Globe reports.

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Benintendi went 1-for-4 with a double and a walk in Sunday's 5-2 loss to the White Sox.

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Benintendi went 2-for-5 with a solo home run Thursday against the Tigers.

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Benintendi went 2-for-5 with a double, a home run, two runs scored and two RBI in Wednesday's 7-1 win over the Tigers.

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Benintendi went 2-for-5 with a solo home run and two runs scored to help the Red Sox to a 9-3 victory over the Astros on Sunday.

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Benintendi went 3-for-5 with a three-run homer and an additional RBI in Monday's win over the Blue Jays.

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Benintendi went 3-for-4 with a home run, three RBI and two runs scored in Saturday's 8-6 win over Atlanta.

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Benintendi is not in the lineup for Thursday's game against the Rays, Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times reports.

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Benintendi went 3-for-5 with a home run, two RBI and a run scored in Sunday's win over the Orioles.

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Benintendi went 2-for-3 with a walk, a home run, a stolen base and three RBI in Saturday's 6-3 win over the Orioles.

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Benintendi went 3-for-5 with a solo home run in Tuesday's 5-3 loss to Oakland.

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Benintendi went 1-for-3 with a solo home run and two runs scored in Wednesday's loss to the Yankees.

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Benintendi went 3-for-5 with a double, triple, two RBI and two runs scored Saturday against the Rangers.

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Benintendi will not be in the starting lineup against Texas on Thursday, Ryan Hannable of WEEI.com reports.

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2018

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2017

Benintendi had a whirlwind year, from being drafted in the summer of 2015 to reaching the majors in the summer of 2016. The 22-year-old started the 2016 season at High-A Salem where he needed just 34 games before getting a bump up to Double-A Portland. He was challenged in the Eastern League, but eventually adjusted and raked to the tune of a .323/.389/.586 line over his final 50 games. That was just enough to convince the Red Sox to call him up to Boston to provide production out of left field, a new position for him. There were some shaky defensive moments out there, but he made all he plays. At the plate, 14 of his 31 hits went for extra bases and he got on base at a good clip, but struggled in a small sample against left-handed pitching (28 at-bats). There's still some work to do, but he has a good approach and, as the primary left fielder, will get plenty of chances to develop his bat.

2016

Benintendi blossomed in his sophomore season at the University of Arkansas in 2015, leading the SEC in batting average (.380), home runs (20), on-base percentage (.489), slugging (.715) and walks (47) while becoming the first college baseball player to hit 20 home runs and steal 20 bases in a season since 2009. Production like that is worthy of hardware and Benintendi received it, capturing the Golden Spikes award as the top amateur baseball player in the nation as well as the SEC Player of the Year. Then it got better. As a sophomore eligible draftee, he was drafted seventh-overall by the Red Sox and continued to dominate pitchers. Benintendi adjusted to wooden bats quite well, posting a .972 OPS with 11 homers while maintaining a good approach, walking 35 times compared to 24 strikeouts, in 54 games for short-season Lowell and Low-A Greenville. Talent evaluators believe hes one of the closest 2015 draftees to the big leagues.