Benes, Andy

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Benes, Andy Gender: M
Benes, Andrew Charles
born on 20 August 1967 at 12:14 (= 12:14 PM )
Place Evansville, Indiana, 37n58, 87w33
Timezone CDT h5w (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Rodden
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Andy Benes
photo: BrianIgmac, license cc-by-3.0


American pro baseball pitcher who has played for three teams in his professional career. After attending the local college in Evansville, Benes was selected by the San Diego Padres in the first round pick as a free-agent 6/01/1988, playing until suspended from play, 9/23/1993, for the remainder of the season. Traded by the Padres, 9/16/1995, he was acquired by the Seattle Mariners; granted free agency 10/31/1995 and signed with the St. Louis Cardinals 12/23/1995. Banks was placed on the disabled list 3/23 thru 4/28/1997 and released as a free agent 10/29/1997. At 6' 6", 245, he throws right and bats right. His brothers, Alan and Adam are also professional pitchers.

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • associate relationship with Gant, Ron (born 2 March 1965). Notes: St. Louis Cardinals teammates, 1996-1997


  • Work : New Career 1 June 1988 (Pro baseball with the San Diego Padres, five years)
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  • Work : Fired/Laid off/Quit 23 September 1993 (Suspended from play)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 16 September 1995 (Signed with Seattle Mariners)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 31 October 1995 (Granted free agency)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 23 December 1995 (Signed with St. Louis Cardinals)
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  • Health : Job related injury 23 March 1997 (Disabled for a month)
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  • Work : Contracts, agreements 29 October 1997 (Released as free agent)
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Source Notes

Sat Siri Khalsa quotes Robert Feldman, correspondence from Benes


  • Traits : Body : Handedness (Right)
  • Traits : Body : Size (6'6", 245 lbs.)
  • Family : Childhood : Sibling circumstances (Two brothers pro pitchers)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Job-Related Injury (Disabled list)
  • Lifestyle : Work : Work in team/ Tandem (Baseball team)
  • Vocation : Sports : Baseball (Pro, pitcher)