Ben Lively

Ben Lively #19

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 4" /190
  • Age: 26

Ben Lively 2018 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
5 0-2 6.85 23.2 22 1.86

Ben Lively MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
20 4-9 4.81 112.1 74 1.41

Ben Lively Bio

  • Full Name: Edward Bennett Lively
  • Nickname: Bebo
  • Born: 3/5/1992 in Pensacola, FL
  • Draft: 2013, Cincinnati Reds, 4th rd. (135th overall)
  • College: Central Florida
  • Debut: 6/3/2017
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2018 Stats 0 2 6.85 5 5 0 23.2 22 1.86
MLB Career Stats 4 9 4.81 20 20 0 112.1 74 1.41
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Ben Lively 2018 Splits

Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 0 2 6.85 5 5 0 23.2 34 18 10 22 1.86
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Duration W L ERA G GS SV IP H ER BB SO WHIP
Last 7 Games 0 2 6.85 5 5 0 23.2 34 18 10 22 1.86
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Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
4/15 @ TB 0 0 0 4.0 7 3 0 5
4/20 vs PIT 0 0 0 6.0 5 1 3 4
4/26 vs ARI 0 1 0 2.1 7 7 4 1
Last 3 Games W L SV IP H ER BB SO
4/15 @ TB 0 0 0 4.0 7 3 0 5
4/20 vs PIT 0 0 0 6.0 5 1 3 4
4/26 vs ARI 0 1 0 2.1 7 7 4 1
2018 Games by Position: SP (5)

Ben Lively Four-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Phillies NL 213 Four-seam FB 90.9 2,053 88.3
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.1 2,262 88.5
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2018 Phillies NL 213 Four-seam FB 90.9 2,053 88.3
MLB Avg - - - Four-seam FB 93.1 2,262 88.5

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Ben Lively 2018 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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1 2 4.91 5 5 0 0 0 0 25.2 27 15 14 5 1 9 0 21 1.40
Cumulative
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1 4 5.84 10 10 0 0 0 0 49.1 61 33 32 9 4 19 1 43 1.62
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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1 2 4.91 5 5 0 0 0 0 25.2 27 15 14 5 1 9 0 21 1.40
Cumulative
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1 4 5.84 10 10 0 0 0 0 49.1 61 33 32 9 4 19 1 43 1.62

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Awards

Ben Lively Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Cincinnati NL
2016 Philadelphia NL

Baseball America High Class A All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Bakersfield CAL

INT Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
06/12/2016 Lehigh Valley INT
09/04/2016 Lehigh Valley INT

EAS Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
05/04/2015 Reading EAS
04/24/2016 Reading EAS
05/15/2016 Reading EAS

CAL Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
04/21/2014 Bakersfield CAL
04/28/2014 Bakersfield CAL

CAL Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Bakersfield CAL

PIO Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
08/19/2013 Billings PIO

PIO Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2013 Billings PIO

Ben Lively Leaderboards

Complete Games

Season CG Rank
2017 1 5th in NL

Ben Lively Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
August 20, 2018 Lehigh Valley IronPigs sent RHP Ben Lively on a rehab assignment to GCL Phillies West.
June 25, 2018 Lehigh Valley IronPigs placed RHP Ben Lively on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to June 23, 2018. Right shoulder sprain.
May 10, 2018 Philadelphia Phillies optioned RHP Ben Lively to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 27, 2018 Philadelphia Phillies placed RHP Ben Lively on the 10-day disabled list. Lower back strain
August 20, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies recalled RHP Ben Lively from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
July 9, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies optioned RHP Ben Lively to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
June 3, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Ben Lively from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
May 15, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies optioned RHP Ben Lively to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
May 14, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies recalled Ben Lively from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 21, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies optioned RHP Ben Lively to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
April 19, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies recalled RHP Ben Lively from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
March 17, 2017 Philadelphia Phillies optioned RHP Ben Lively to Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
November 18, 2016 Philadelphia Phillies selected the contract of Ben Lively from Lehigh Valley IronPigs.
May 27, 2016 RHP Ben Lively assigned to Lehigh Valley IronPigs from Reading Fightin Phils.
March 4, 2016 RHP Ben Lively assigned to Philadelphia Phillies.
August 27, 2015 Reading Fightin Phils activated RHP Ben Lively from the 7-day disabled list.
August 12, 2015 Reading Fightin Phils placed RHP Ben Lively on the 7-day disabled list.
December 31, 2014 Philadelphia Phillies traded LF Marlon Byrd and cash to Cincinnati Reds for RHP Ben Lively.
December 31, 2014 RHP Ben Lively assigned to Reading Fightin Phils.
June 18, 2014 RHP Ben Lively assigned to Pensacola Blue Wahoos from Bakersfield Blaze.
April 3, 2014 RHP Ben Lively assigned to Bakersfield Blaze from Dayton Dragons.
August 27, 2013 RHP Ben Lively assigned to Dayton Dragons from Billings Mustangs.
June 20, 2013 Ben Lively assigned to Billings Mustangs.
June 11, 2013 Cincinnati Reds signed Ben Lively.

Edward Bennett Lively Bio Info

Edward Bennett Lively… 2010 graduate of Gulf Breeze High School (FL), where he played baseball, football and basketball… Attended the University of Central Florida… Signed by: Greg Zunino.

2017

Was T-6th among all ML rookies in quality starts (10, 5th in NL) despite starting at least 5 fewer games than all ahead of him... Began the season with Lehigh Valley (AAA) and was shuttled between there and Philadelphia all season (4 stints with PHI)... Made his ML debut on 6/3 vs SF (W, 7.0 IP, 4 H, R, ER, 3 BB, HB)... Was the first Phillies pitcher with at least 7.0 IP and a hit at the plate in his debut since 1972 (Dave Downs)... Tossed 7.0 innings and allowed 3 runs or fewer in each of his first 3 career starts, becoming the first Phillie to do so since 1969 (Bill Champion)... Yielded only 4 HR in his first 8 starts (48.2 IP), including a 17.1-inning homerless streak, 6/30-8/26... Hit his first career HR, 6/24 at ARI, becoming the first Phillies pitcher to homer since 5/10/15 (Chad Billingsley) and the fi rst Phillies rookie pitcher to homer since 8/23/95 (Tyler Green)... Homered again, 9/5 at NYM, becoming the first Phillies pitcher to hit 2 HR in a season since 2011 (Cliff Lee), and the first with a HR and 4 RBI in a game since 6/2/02 (Robert Person)... Was the fi rst Phillies pitcher since 1993 with 3 multi-RBI games in a season (Tommy Greene)... His 8 RBI were the most by a Phillies pitcher since 2004 (Randy Wolf, 8) and he did so in 10 fewer games... Tossed his first career CG (8.0 IP) on 9/10 at WSH, the only one by a Phillie in 2017.

2016

Received the Paul Owens Award as the best pitcher in the Phillies minor league system...Led all minor league pitchers in wins (18), was T-2nd in starts (28) and T-4th in innings (170.2)...His 18 wins were the most by any minor league pitcher since 2008 (Jhoulys Chacin, 18)...Went a combined 18-5, 2.69 ERA (51 ER, 170.2 IP), 0.94 WHIP (42 BB, 118 H) and 139 SO in 28 starts between Reading (AA) and Lehigh Valley (AAA)...Began the season with Reading...Won Phillies Minor League Pitcher of the Month for April (5 GS, 3-0, 1.55 ERA, 5 ER, 29.0 IP, 30 SO, 6 BB)...Named Phillies Minor League Pitcher of the week on 4 occasions: 4/18-24, 5/9-15, 6/6-12 and 8/29-9/5...Won 5 consecutive starts, 4/29-5/22, before being promoted to Lehigh Valley on 5/26...Led the International League in WHIP (0.93) & OPP AVG (.196), T-1st in wins (11) and finished 2nd in ERA (3.06)...Pitched his first professional SHO, 6/6 at Gwinnett (6.0 IP, 2 H, 3 BB, 6 SO)...In 6 August starts, went 5-1, 1.93 ERA (8 ER, 37.1 IP)...Did not allow a hit or walk and had 10 SO in 6.0 innings in his final start of the regular season...Started Game 1 of the Governor's Cup semifinals, 9/7 vs SWB (2 ER, 7.2 IP)

2015

Spent the entire season with Reading... Named Phillies Minor League Pitcher of the Week and Eastern League Pitcher of the Week, 4/27-5/4... T-1st among Phillies minor leaguers in starts and T-2nd in innings... Ranked 8th in the EL in strikeouts... Was on the 7-day DL, 8/12-26 (right shoulder strain).

2014

Named CIN's Minor League Player of the Year (13-7, 3.04 ERA)... Led all CIN minor leaguers and was T-2nd in Minor League Baseball in SO (171)... Began the season with Bakersfield (A)... Was named a California League midseason All-Star... Twice named CL Pitcher of the Week: 4/15-21 and 4/22-28... Had a 30.0-inning scoreless streak, 4/6-5/2... Went 5-0, 0.31 ERA (1 ER, 29.0 IP) while posting a 40.00 SO/BB ratio (40 SO, 1 BB) over 5 starts in April... Held RHH to a .167 AVG (28-168)... Had back-to-back 10-SO games, 4/16 & 4/22... Promoted to Pensacola (AA) on 6/18 for remainder of season where he allowed 3 ER or fewer in 11 of his 13 starts... Hit his first professional HR on 8/19 at Jacksonville... Following the season, was named the 6th-best prospect in the Phillies minor league system by Baseball America.

2013

Made his pro debut with Billings (R)... Named a Pioneer League All-Star and Pitcher of the Week, 8/12-19... Transferred to Dayton (A) on 8/27 and made 1 start... Following the season, was named the 9th-best prospect in CIN's minor league system by Baseball America.