It all started on Aug. 3 against the White Sox, when Benintendi went 3-for-5 with two doubles and one RBI. He finished the month going 2-for-5 with an RBI against the Yankees on Thursday.
The 22-year-old did most of his damage during the month against the Yankees. In seven games against New York, he went 10-for-32 with three home runs and 11 RBIs.
His best game of the month came on Aug. 12 against the Yankees, when he went 2-for-5 with two home runs and six RBIs. Both were three-run shots.
Quinn Roberts is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.