Joe Benz

Joe Benz

Joe Benz
Born: (1886-01-21)January 21, 1886
New Alsace, Indiana
Died: April 22, 1957(1957-04-22) (aged 71)
Chicago, Illinois
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
August 16, 1911 for the Chicago White Sox
Last MLB appearance
May 2, 1919 for the Chicago White Sox
Career statistics
Win-loss record 77-75
Earned run average 2.43
Strikeouts 539

Joseph Louis Benz (January 21, 1886 – April 22, 1957) was a pitcher in Major League Baseball from 1911 to 1919. He played for the Chicago White Sox.[1] Benz's two main pitches were the spitball and the knuckleball.[2]

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External links

  • Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference (Minors)
Preceded by
Jeff Tesreau
No-hitter pitcher
May 31, 1914
Succeeded by
George Davis