16 Ben Gates
16 Ben Gates
Height: 5-9
Weight: 160
Bats/Throws: L/R
Year: So.
Hometown: Sidney, Ohio
High School: Sidney
Position: OF
Major: Integrated Social Studies
gp 33
avg .280
hr -
rbi 15
r 12
sb 2

2007 at Defiance: Saw the field in 16 games during freshman season … Started seven games … Served as team’s primary pinch runner … Rapped out two hits in back-to-back games during Florida trip. 

High School: Played under Mitch Hoying at Sidney High … Lettered three times on the diamond … Earned Honorable Mention All-GWOC honors as a sophomore and Second-Team All-GWOC honors as a junior and senior … Graduated with high honors.

Personal: Majoring in integrated social studies … Son of Andy Gates and Machelle Burden.

Recent Games
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 23-2
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 28-8
Apr 29 Ohio Northern L, 6-5
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 7-2
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 15-13
May 4 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 9-7
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 33 22
Plate appearances 123 82
At Bats 107 70
Runs 12 9
Hits 30 19
Doubles 1 1
Triples 1 1
Home Runs - -
Runs Batted In 15 11
Total bases 33 22
Walks 10 8
Hit by pitch 4 3
Strikeouts 21 11
Sacrifice Flies - -
Sacrifice Hits 2 1
Hit into double play 1 -
Stolen Bases 2 2
Caught Stealing 2 2
Batting Average .280 .271
On Base Percentage .364 .370
Slugging Percentage .308 .314
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 57 40
Put Outs 48 34
Assists 5 3
Errors 4 3
Fielding Percentage .930 .925
Double Plays - -
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 5-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 6-5 4 0 2 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 11 vs. Wentworth L, 3-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 15-9 2 2 2 - - - 2 1 - - -
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 9-6 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Albion (Mich.) W, 3-2 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 7-3 3 0 1 - - - 1 - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 9-3 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 21 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 22-0 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 8-2 1 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 5-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 2 - -
Mar 25 at Manchester (Ind.) L, 21-8 2 0 1 - - - 0 - - - 1
Apr 1 at Ohio Northern W, 8-6 5 1 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 6-2 2 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 8-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 6 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 4-0 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 8 at Bluffton L, 8-3 2 0 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 11 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 7-6 3 1 2 1 - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 5-2 3 0 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) W, 9-3 5 1 2 - - - 2 - 2 - -
Apr 15 Manchester (Ind.) L, 7-5 5 1 2 - - - 1 - 1 1 -
Apr 18 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 18-7 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 12-0 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 13-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 22 Bluffton L, 10-9 5 0 1 - - - 1 - - 1 -
Apr 23 at Wittenberg L, 17-4 4 0 2 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 25 at Anderson (Ind.) L, 16-12 4 1 3 - 1 - 4 1 - - -
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 23-2 1 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 28-8 4 2 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 29 Ohio Northern L, 6-5 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 1 - -
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 7-2 4 0 2 - - - 0 - - - -
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 15-13 4 1 0 - - - 0 1 - - 1
May 4 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 9-7 4 1 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 2
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 6-5 - - - 2 0 - - - - 4
Mar 11 vs. Wentworth L, 3-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 - - 4
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 15-9 - - 1 2 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 9-6 - - - 1 0 1 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 13 vs. Albion (Mich.) W, 3-2 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 7-3 - - - 1 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 9-3 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 21 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 22-0 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 8-2 1 - 1 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 3
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 5-2 - - - 1 0 - - - - 4
Mar 25 at Manchester (Ind.) L, 21-8 1 - - 1 0 - 1 - - 3
Apr 1 at Ohio Northern W, 8-6 - - - 1 0 - 2 1 2.00 5
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 6-2 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 8-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Apr 6 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 4-0 - - - 1 0 - 2 - - 4
Apr 8 at Bluffton L, 8-3 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 3
Apr 11 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 7-6 - - - 3 1 - 1 - - 4
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 5-2 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) W, 9-3 - - - 2 0 - 1 - - 5
Apr 15 Manchester (Ind.) L, 7-5 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Apr 18 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 18-7 1 - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 12-0 - - - 0 0 - 1 - - 3
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 13-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 3
Apr 22 Bluffton L, 10-9 - - - 1 0 - 3 1 3.00 5
Apr 23 at Wittenberg L, 17-4 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 25 at Anderson (Ind.) L, 16-12 - - - 5 1 - - 1 - 5
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 23-2 - - - 0 0 - - 1 - 2
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 28-8 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 4
Apr 29 Ohio Northern L, 6-5 1 - - 1 0 - 1 - - 5
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 7-2 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 4
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 15-13 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
May 4 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 9-7 - - - 1 0 - 3 - - 5
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 11 vs. Wentworth L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 15-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 9-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 vs. Albion (Mich.) W, 3-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 7-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 9-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 21 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 22-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Manchester (Ind.) L, 21-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 1 at Ohio Northern W, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 8-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 6 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 4-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 8 at Bluffton L, 8-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 11 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) W, 9-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 15 Manchester (Ind.) L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 18 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 18-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 12-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 13-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 22 Bluffton L, 10-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 23 at Wittenberg L, 17-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 25 at Anderson (Ind.) L, 16-12 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 23-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 28-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 29 Ohio Northern L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 7-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 15-13 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 4 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 9-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 10 vs. Wentworth L, 6-5 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 11 vs. Wentworth L, 3-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 15-9 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 12 vs. Olivet (Mich.) W, 9-6 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 vs. Albion (Mich.) W, 3-2 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 7-3 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 14 vs. Ohio Wesleyan L, 9-3 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 21 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 22-0 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 8-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Mar 22 at Franklin (Ind.) L, 5-2 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Manchester (Ind.) L, 21-8 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 1 at Ohio Northern W, 8-6 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 5 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 8-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 6 Transylvania (Ky.) L, 4-0 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 8 at Bluffton L, 8-3 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 11 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 7-6 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) L, 5-2 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 12 at Hanover (Ind.) W, 9-3 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 15 Manchester (Ind.) L, 7-5 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 18 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 18-7 5 5 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 12-0 3 2 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 19 Rose-Hulman (Ind.) L, 13-1 2 2 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 22 Bluffton L, 10-9 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 23 at Wittenberg L, 17-4 5 3 1 1 .800 - - - - - -
Apr 25 at Anderson (Ind.) L, 16-12 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 23-2 0 0 0 0 - - - - - - -
Apr 26 Anderson (Ind.) L, 28-8 4 2 0 2 .500 - - - - - -
Apr 29 Ohio Northern L, 6-5 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 7-2 3 3 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 3 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 15-13 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 4 at Mt. St. Joseph L, 9-7 5 4 0 1 .800 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
2006-07 16 26 5 5 - - - 3 - 4 - 1 .192 .192 .192
2007-08 33 107 12 30 1 1 - 15 10 21 2 2 .280 .364 .308
2008-09 22 56 7 11 2 - - 6 5 11 1 - .196 .292 .232
Total 71 189 24 46 3 1 - 24 15 36 3 3 .243 .321 .270
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
2006-07 16 - - - 5 0 - 8 7 1.14 26
2007-08 33 4 - 2 33 2 1 35 19 1.84 123
2008-09 22 3 1 5 13 2 2 23 13 1.77 70
Total 71 7 1 7 51 4 3 66 39 1.69 219
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
2006-07 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2007-08 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
2008-09 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
2006-07 16 7 6 0 1 .857 - - - - - -
2007-08 33 57 48 5 4 .930 - - - - - -
2008-09 22 31 30 0 1 .968 - - - - - -
Total 71 95 84 5 6 .937 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 33 107 12 30 1 1 - 15 10 21 2 2 .280 .364 .308
Conference 22 70 9 19 1 1 - 11 8 11 2 2 .271 .370 .314
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 11 36 3 6 - - - 2 2 7 2 - .167 .250 .167
Away 14 46 7 17 1 1 - 9 7 7 - 2 .370 .473 .435
Neutral 8 25 2 7 - - - 4 1 7 - - .280 .308 .280
-
Wins 5 19 4 7 - - - 5 1 5 - - .368 .400 .368
Losses 28 88 8 23 1 1 - 10 9 16 2 2 .261 .356 .295
-
March 12 33 3 9 - - - 4 2 10 - 1 .273 .351 .273
April 18 62 7 18 1 1 - 11 6 11 2 - .290 .371 .339
May 3 12 2 3 - - - 0 2 - - 1 .250 .357 .250
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 33 4 - 2 33 2 1 35 19 1.84 123
Conference 22 3 - 1 22 2 - 23 14 1.64 82
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 11 2 - - 6 0 - 14 7 2.00 40
Away 14 2 - 1 20 2 - 12 9 1.33 56
Neutral 8 - - 1 7 0 1 9 3 3.00 27
-
Wins 5 - - 1 7 0 1 6 2 3.00 21
Losses 28 4 - 1 26 2 - 29 17 1.71 102
-
March 12 2 - 2 9 0 1 11 5 2.20 39
April 18 2 - - 21 2 - 19 11 1.73 70
May 3 - - - 3 0 - 5 3 1.67 14
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
-
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
May 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 33 57 48 5 4 .930 - - - - - -
Conference 22 40 34 3 3 .925 - - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
-
Home 11 18 14 2 2 .889 - - - - - -
Away 14 28 24 2 2 .929 - - - - - -
Neutral 8 11 10 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
-
Wins 5 10 9 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Losses 28 47 39 4 4 .915 - - - - - -
-
March 12 16 15 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
April 18 32 25 4 3 .906 - - - - - -
May 3 9 8 0 1 .889 - - - - - -