Butch Benton

Alfred Lee Benton
Batted: Right
Threw: Right
Height: 6'1"
Weight: 190 lbs.
Born: August 24, 1957 in Tampa, FL
Drafted: 1st round 1975 by the Mets
Departed: sent to the Chicago Cubs as part of a conditional deal, April 1981

 

A catcher who appeared briefly in the big leagues, Butch is shown here on a 1990 Pacific Senior League card.  One of his minor-league cards is shown below.

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BATTING RECORD

YEAR CLUB    G AB R  H 2B 3B HR RBI TB SB CS SO BB HBP SAC SF  OBP  SLG  AVG
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1978 *METS*  4  4 1  2  0  0  0   2  2  0  0  0  0   1   0  0 .600 .500 .500
1980 *METS* 12 21 0  1  0  0  0   0  1  0  0  4  2   1   0  0 .167 .048 .048
1982 Chi NL  4  7 0  1  0  0  0   1  1  0  0  1  0   0   0  0 .143 .143 .143
1985 Cle AL 31 67 5 12  4  0  0   7 16  0  0  9  3   0   1  2 .208 .239 .179
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METS TOTALS 16 25 1  3  0  0  0   2  3  0  0  4  2   2   0  0 .241 .120 .120
OTHER CLUBS 35 74 5 13  4  0  0   8 17  0  0 10  3   0   1  2 .203 .230 .176
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CAREER TOTS 51 99 6 16  4  0  0  10 20  0  0 14  5   2   1  2 .213 .202 .162

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This is a list of the Butch Benton cards that I already have in my collection. If you have any cards that are not listed here, and you are willing to donate or trade them, contact me at Rounding Third.  Items that are struck through are no longer a part of the Rounding Third collection, having been sold for charity.

1980 TCMA

1979 TCMA Tidewater Tides #8

1980 TCMA Tidewater Tides #8

1989 Topps Senior League #66

1990 Pacific Senior League #24

1991 Nobody Beats the Wiz Mets #32
1991 Pacific Senior League #145

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