Ben
Davis
 
Bats: Both
Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1''
Weight: 210
 
Born: March 10, 1977
 
Awards & Accomplishments
All-Star Selections 2003   
Ratings - Batting     Help
  AVG 2B 3B HR BB SO
Year Age Tm Lg Salary vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2000 23 SD NL $ 300,000 6 6 6 7 6 6 1 3 2 3 4 4 5 3 4 3 2 3
2001 24 SD NL $ 300,000 6 7 7 7 6 6 1 3 2 4 5 4 5 4 4 4 3 3
2002 25 SD NL $ 300,000 6 7 7 7 6 6 1 3 2 4 5 4 5 4 4 4 3 3
2003 26 SD NL $ 2,016,000 6 7 7 6 5 5 1 3 2 4 5 4 5 4 4 4 3 3
2004 27 SD NL $ 2,016,000 6 6 6 6 5 5 1 3 2 4 5 4 5 4 4 4 3 3
2005 28 SD NL $ 2,016,000 6 6 6 6 5 5 1 3 2 4 5 5 5 4 4 4 3 3
2006 29 SD NL $ 2,240,000 6 6 6 6 4 5 1 3 2 5 5 5 5 4 4 3 2 3
2007 30 DBF NL $ 2,240,000 6 7 7 6 5 5 1 3 2 5 5 5 5 4 4 3 3 3
2008 31 DBF NL $ 2,240,000 6 7 7 6 5 5 1 3 2 5 5 5 5 4 4 3 2 3
2009 32 DBF NL $ 2,240,000 6 6 6 6 4 5 1 3 2 5 5 5 5 4 4 3 2 2
2010 33 NY AL $ 2,000,000 6 6 6 6 5 5 1 3 2 5 6 5 5 4 4 2 1 2
2011 34 NY AL $ 864,000 6 6 6 6 5 5 1 3 2 5 6 5 5 4 4 3 2 2
2012 35 DBF NL $ 1,500,000 6 6 6 6 4 5 1 3 2 5 6 5 5 4 4 3 2 2
2013 36 DBF NL $ 1,500,000 6 6 6 6 5 5 1 3 2 4 5 5 5 4 4 3 2 2
2014 37 CAI AL $ 1,500,000 5 6 5 5 4 4 1 3 2 3 4 4 5 4 4 2 2 2
2015 38 CLE AL $ 1,500,000 3 3 3 4 3 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 5 4 4 2 2 2
OOTP5 Min Ratings $ 300,000 3 3 3 4 3 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 5 3 4 2 1 2
OOTP5 Max Ratings $ 2,240,000 6 7 7 7 6 6 1 3 2 5 6 5 5 4 4 4 3 3
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Webb or Blanco.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2000 23 SD NL 125 292 23 78 15 1 2 40 0 1 25 70 .267 .323 .346 .669 30.6 3.1
2001 24 SD NL 162 681 100 200 36 0 22 62 1 0 64 162 .294 .353 .443 .797 101.5 17.6
2002 25 SD NL 152 603 87 195 31 1 15 84 4 2 62 153 .323 .387 .453 .840 99.4 24.2
2003 26 SD NL 162 667 101 188 39 3 16 65 1 2 69 173 .282 .346 .421 .768 97.4 21.9
2004 27 SD NL 143 525 62 135 21 1 13 57 1 1 54 134 .257 .325 .375 .700 65.2 10.1
2005 28 SD NL 108 388 34 99 15 1 11 34 1 1 33 110 .255 .311 .384 .695 46.4 7.1
2006 29 SD NL 162 619 63 164 18 3 21 63 1 2 59 167 .265 .326 .405 .732 82.5 14.5
2007 30 DBF NL 143 534 69 146 25 4 16 78 2 4 53 166 .273 .337 .425 .762 76.1 12.8
2008 31 DBF NL 162 581 69 159 19 1 21 78 2 3 50 152 .274 .330 .418 .748 77.8 11.2
2009 32 DBF NL 123 403 44 109 20 1 14 67 1 0 38 116 .270 .333 .429 .763 57.2 10.4
2010 33 NY AL 162 570 70 137 25 4 23 66 1 2 49 176 .240 .299 .419 .718 71.5 10.8
2011 34 NY AL 102 342 31 84 16 0 12 42 0 1 28 106 .246 .303 .398 .701 40.5 5.6
2012 35 DBF NL 140 479 59 128 25 1 15 75 3 2 45 80 .267 .326 .418 .743 64.8 9.3
2013 36 DBF NL 143 497 72 151 23 2 20 88 0 0 37 84 .304 .351 .479 .830 79.8 14.6
2014 37 DBF NL 88 295 33 73 15 0 12 30 0 0 22 63 .247 .299 .420 .719 35.2 5.5
  CAI AL 20 79 14 23 6 0 2 10 0 0 10 17 .291 .371 .443 .814 12.2 2.6
  TOT   108 374 47 96 21 0 14 40 0 0 32 80 .257 .314 .425 .740 47.4 8.0
2015 38 CAI AL 6 23 0 2 1 0 0 2 0 0 0 8 .087 .087 .130 .217 -1.5 0.0
16 Years Sim 2103 7578 931 2071 350 23 235 941 18 21 698 1937 .273 .333 .419 .752 1036.7 181.2
162 Game Average 583 71 159 26 1 18 72 1 1 53 149 .273 .333 .419 .752 79.9  
Career Highs 162 681 101 200 39 4 23 88 4 4 69 176 .323 .387 .479 .840 101.5  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   5813 692 1592 257 21 179 742 12 15 496 1514 .274 .329 .418 .747 792.9
vs LH   1765 239 479 93 2 56 199 3 6 202 423 .271 .345 .422 .767 257.5
Home 1054 3654 446 931 146 11 131 444 10 10 340 972 .255 .316 .408 .725 479.5
Away 1049 3924 485 1140 204 12 104 497 5 11 358 965 .291 .348 .428 .776 571.0
RISP   1794 0 480 84 7 49 663 0 0 189 480 .268 .330 .404 .734 246.4
Pinch Hitting   95 19 31 5 1 4 18 0 0 11 21 .326 .389 .526 .915 18.5
Close/Late   882 82 220 40 2 17 89 0 0 93 215 .249 .318 .357 .676 103.9
Mar/Apr 336 1188 146 339 65 4 39 169 1 5 112 315 .285 .345 .445 .790 177.8
May 338 1205 159 333 59 7 41 158 4 3 115 301 .276 .337 .439 .776 176.9
June 356 1325 171 354 51 4 33 158 4 2 119 349 .267 .325 .386 .711 168.7
July 344 1247 144 345 61 3 39 147 1 2 102 314 .277 .330 .424 .755 171.8
August 327 1140 129 306 48 4 38 137 2 4 107 307 .268 .330 .418 .747 156.8
Sep/Oct 402 1473 182 394 66 1 45 172 3 5 143 351 .267 .332 .405 .737 198.3
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF RSA RTO RTO% PB DWS
2000 23 SD NL C 106 73 675.3 506 48 3 3 .995 7.38 89 33 .371 10 4.2
2001 24 SD NL C 162 162 1478.3 980 103 10 2 .991 6.59 242 73 .302 17 6.2
2002 25 SD NL C 152 152 1330.0 1009 85 10 3 .991 7.40 199 60 .302 20 4.5
2003 26 SD NL C 162 162 1465.7 1156 97 19 1 .985 7.69 255 75 .294 22 4.6
2004 27 SD NL C 143 143 1233.7 894 68 12 2 .988 7.02 182 48 .264 17 3.1
2005 28 SD NL C 108 108 944.3 707 76 14 3 .982 7.46 164 49 .299 8 5.4
2006 29 SD NL C 162 162 1419.3 1149 95 14 6 .989 7.89 205 65 .317 9 9.0
2007 30 DBF NL C 143 143 1243.3 934 92 14 3 .987 7.43 200 67 .335 10 7.7
2008 31 DBF NL C 159 150 1323.7 1066 69 21 2 .982 7.72 199 57 .286 15 2.2
    3B 1 0 2.7 0 1 0 0 1.000 3.38 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2009 32 DBF NL C 110 99 885.0 723 62 6 2 .992 7.98 130 49 .377 11 4.7
    1B 7 5 48.0 48 2 0 7 1.000 9.38 0 0 .000 0 0.0
    3B 1 1 8.0 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 0 0 .000 0 0.0
2010 33 NY AL C 162 162 1426.0 1255 90 12 2 .991 8.49 204 66 .324 23 7.8
2011 34 NY AL C 96 93 806.3 691 58 10 3 .987 8.36 124 40 .323 7 4.5
2012 35 DBF NL C 133 123 1131.7 815 62 14 0 .984 6.97 147 43 .293 3 5.3
    3B 1 1 9.7 1 3 0 0 1.000 3.73 0 0 .000 0 0.1
2013 36 DBF NL C 137 128 1154.0 863 66 12 4 .987 7.25 139 44 .317 3 6.6
2014 37 DBF NL C 86 84 694.4 510 41 7 1 .987 7.14 97 30 .309 2 1.7
  CAI AL C 20 19 195.3 143 12 2 0 .987 7.14 27 9 .333 1 1.3
  TOT   C 106 103 889.7 653 53 9 1 .987 7.14 124 39 .315 3 2.9
2015 38 CAI AL C 6 6 46.0 29 2 1 0 .969 6.07 2 0 .000 0 0.3
  C 2047 1969 17452.3 13430 1126 181 37 .988 7.51 2605 808 .310 178 79.1
  1B 7 5 48.0 48 2 0 7 1.000 9.38 0 0 .000 0 0.0
  3B 3 2 20.3 3 4 0 0 1.000 3.10 0 0 .000 0 0.1
Career Totals   2057 1976 17520.6 13481 1132 181 44 .988 7.51 2605 808 .310 178 79.2
Career Highs   162 162 1478.3 1255 103 21 9 .995 8.49 255 75 .377 23  
Post-Season Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS
2000 23 SD NL 18 64 6 18 2 0 4 8 0 0 3 18 .281 .309 .500 .809
2001 24 SD NL 4 16 1 6 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 1 .375 .375 .563 .938
2003 26 SD NL 16 60 5 16 2 0 3 10 0 0 4 18 .267 .313 .450 .763
2009 32 DBF NL 3 12 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 2 4 .167 .286 .333 .619
2010 33 NY AL 15 57 10 16 6 0 2 10 0 0 3 18 .281 .317 .491 .808
2011 34 NY AL 9 36 1 6 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 12 .167 .184 .194 .379
2012 35 DBF NL 5 19 3 5 2 0 1 5 0 0 1 5 .263 .300 .526 .826
2013 36 DBF NL 5 16 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 4 .125 .263 .188 .451
Career Post-Season Batting 75 280 27 71 16 0 11 38 0 0 17 80 .254 .294 .429 .723
Batting Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
(*) indicates hit-less at-bats added to meet minimum plate appearances.
Season Rankings are League Based.
Batting Average
2002-4-.323
On-Base Pct
2002-7-.387
Games
2001-1-162
2003-1-162
2006-3-162
2008-1-162
2010-6-162
At-Bats
2001-2-681
2003-7-667
Hits
2001-4-200
2002-5-195
2003-7-188
Singles
2001-4-142
2002-4-148
2003-9-130
Strikeouts
2001-6-162
2003-3-173
2006-5-167
2007-3-166
2008-10-152
2010-9-176
CAR-43-1937
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 3    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 31)
   Gray Ink Test: 20    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 170)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 41    (Avg Batter in HOF ~ 74)
 
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