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Andrew Benintendi

23-Year-Old Outfielder – Boston Red Sox

2018 Stats

AVG

.285

HR

5

RBI

29

R

31

SB

8

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.

May 20, 2018  –  Andrew Benintendi News

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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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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 LOW 35 153 124 19 36 13 2 4 7 15 7 1 25 15 1 2 1 .290 .408 .540 .948
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
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 44 199 172 31 49 20 12 3 5 29 8 0 24 32 0 3 0 .285 .367 .477 .844
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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)     229 975 850 131 235 81 49 5 27 133 29 5 104 169 2 12 7 .276 .356 .441 .797

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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
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
May. 16 Oak 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .354 .443 .797
May. 15 Oak 5 1 3 1 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .350 .442 .792
May. 14 Oak 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .343 .409 .752
May. 13 @Tor 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .255 .345 .414 .759
May. 12 @Tor 5 1 3 1 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .344 .418 .762
May. 11 @Tor 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 .243 .335 .404 .739
May. 10 @NYY 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .336 .412 .748
May. 9 @NYY 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .246 .340 .413 .753
May. 8 @NYY 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .331 .390 .721
May. 6 @Tex 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .244 .333 .395 .728
May. 5 @Tex 5 2 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .346 .412 .758
May. 4 @Tex 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .239 .336 .376 .712
May. 3 @Tex Did not play.
May. 2 KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .248 .347 .390 .737
May. 1 KC 6 1 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .358 .406 .764
Apr. 30 KC 4 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .242 .351 .389 .740
Apr. 29 TB 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .242 .358 .396 .754
Apr. 28 TB 5 2 3 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .362 .409 .771
Apr. 27 TB 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .350 .373 .723
Apr. 26 @Tor 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .232 .354 .378 .732
Apr. 25 @Tor 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 .218 .347 .359 .706
Apr. 24 @Tor 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .344 .373 .717
Apr. 22 @Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .243 .365 .400 .765
Apr. 21 @Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .370 .418 .788
Apr. 20 @Oak 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .377 .438 .815
Apr. 19 @LAA 5 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .267 .384 .450 .834
Last 7 Games 27 5 12 1 0 3 9 3 2 1 0 0 1 1 .444 .484 .815 1.299
Last 14 Games 58 11 20 3 0 4 13 7 10 3 0 0 2 1 .345 .403 .603 1.006
Last 30 Games 117 21 35 8 1 5 19 12 25 6 0 0 2 1 .299 .359 .513 .872

Andrew Benintendi: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2018 43 33 17
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
2018393041.179.256.529
201711211194.232.286.622
2016281020.179.179.429

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2018133285257.316.541.935
201746173198116.280.458.813
201677152121.338.584.984

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201883173182.361.6141.042
2017283417397.258.382.711
2016337040.364.545.993

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201889142116.213.348.659
201729043135113.283.466.838
20167292101.264.444.761
Andrew Benintendi vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jake Faria TB 3 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 .333 .667 .333 1.000

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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 LOW 153 124 16.3% 9.8% 1.67 88% .279 .250
2015 20 A GRE 86 74 11.6% 10.5% 1.11 88% .355 .230
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 199 172 12.1% 16.1% 0.75 81% .319 .192
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3-Year Averages     387 339 10.3% 17.6% 0.59 80% .311 .157
Career     975 850 10.7% 17.3% 0.62 80% .312 .165

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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 2016 231.7 -1 - -1 -1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 1078.3 9 6 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 150.3 0 22 -1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
CF 2016 30 0 - 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
2017 241 -2 - -1 0 -1 0 0 0 0 0 0
2018 79 -2 - -2 0 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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0.75 BB/K
ELITE
12.1% BB Rate
ELITE
16.1% K Rate
GOOD
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.844 OPS
GREAT
.367 OBP
GREAT
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.285 AVG
GOOD
.319 BABIP
ABOVE AVERAGE
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.477 SLG
GOOD
.192 ISO
GOOD

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

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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Benintendi is not in the lineup Friday against the Rays.

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Benintendi went 2-for-5 with a solo home run and three RBI in Boston's 8-2 win over the Angels on Thursday.

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Benintendi is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Angels, Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald reports.

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Benintendi went 3-for-4 with a double and RBI triple in Sunday's 3-1 victory against the Orioles.

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Benintendi returned to the lineup Thursday and went 2-for-5 with an RBI in a 6-3 win over the Yankees.

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Benintendi is not in the lineup against the Yankees on Wednesday, Jason Mastrodonato of The Boston Herald reports.

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Benintendi went 2-for-4 with two walks, a hit by pitch, two runs scored and one RBI in Tuesday's 4-2 extra-inning win over the Marlins.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

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.