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Offline aspenbubba

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Follow the Prospects: Robert Benincasa RHP
« Topic Start: September 14, 2013, 04:21:05 PM »
He is going to the AFL. Who is he?

Offline GNatsNoMore

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Re: Follow the Prespects:Robert Benincasa RHP
« Reply #1: September 14, 2013, 07:01:08 PM »
I don't know much about him, but it looks like he's 22 and pitched 51 innings between Hagerstown and Potomac this year.  Not too much stands out to me, but maybe they like him because of his SO/BB ratio - 6.0 with the Suns and 3.78 with the Nationals. 

http://www.baseball-reference.com/minors/player.cgi?id=beninc001rob


Here's something from his days as a closer with Florida State:

http://www.seminoles.com/sports/m-basebl/mtt/robert_benincasa_469846.html

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Re: Follow the Prespects:Robert Benincasa RHP
« Reply #2: September 15, 2013, 05:58:09 AM »
anyone want to work up a thread with some background info?

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Re: Follow the Prospects: Robert Benincasa RHP
« Reply #3: September 27, 2013, 06:05:31 PM »
All I know is he has a nasty slider.