Born: November 20, 1897|
St. Louis, Missouri
Died: April 3, 1953 (aged 55)|
|April 25, 1923 for the Boston Braves|
Last MLB appearance
|August 16, 1935 for the Boston Braves|
|Earned run average||4.03|
Lawrence James Benton (November 20, 1897 – April 3, 1953) was an American baseball player. He was a right-handed pitcher over parts of thirteen seasons (1923–1935) with the Boston Braves, New York Giants and Cincinnati Reds. He was the National League wins leader in 1928 with New York. For his career, he compiled a 127–128 record in 455 appearances, with a 4.03 ERA and 670 strikeouts.
- Career statistics and player information from Baseball-Reference, or Fangraphs, or The Baseball Cube, or Baseball-Reference (Minors)
- Larry Benton at Find a Grave
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