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Bad luck for rookie this time

...Estes, Matt Beech, Ugueth Urbina, Tavo Alvarez and Jamey Wright (twice). The last of those 10 wins belonged to Alan Benes, younger brother of Cardinals ace Andy Benes and the surprise starter for St. Louis in Game 6. The 24-year-old...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/17/met_200006.shtml
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Overtime

...4.85 million) and Alex Gonzalez ($1.7 million); Cubs catcher Paul Bako ($750,000) and right-hander Alan Benes ($600,000); Milwaukee lefthander Valerio De Los Santos ($925,000); San Francisco lefthander Scott Eyre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/21/oth_365297.shtml
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Kile could get three starts

...whether to replace Stephenson with a position player, probably outfielder-pinch hitter Thomas Howard, or reliever Alan Benes. La Russa said he likely would go with the extra bat. Even though the Cardinals have the home field advantage, some...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/10/bas_299037.shtml
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Teammates give McGwire TV appearance thumbs-up

...in triumph as if he'd just taken someone deep. "I think it would be tough to be an actor all the time," pitcher Alan Benes said. "He was probably more nervous doing that than anytime in his life. That's probably a lot harder than facing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/02/24/bas_254286.shtml
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Neagle becomes first 5-game NL winner with 3-2 victory over St. Louis

...diagnosed with a pulled groin and is expected to be out for at least two or three days. The Braves let Cards starter Alan Benes (3-3) off the hook in the first inning. Kenny Lofton opened the game with his first hit in 12 at-bats, Michael...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/06/oth_207840.shtml
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Let McGwire do his thing, says La Russa

...the rotation, La Russa heads into spring training with none. Andy Benes now pitches for the Arizona Diamondbacks and Alan Benes is recovering from rotator cuff surgery and probably will miss at least the first two weeks of the season. Then there's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/02/08/oth_222112.shtml
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Braves notebook: Glavine back in starting rotation against Cardinals tonight

...switch-hitting second baseman is hitting .181 against righties and .429 against left-handers. NO-HIT BID: More data on Alan Benes' no-hit bid and the Braves' 13-inning, 1-0 victory Friday night: The game marked the first 1-0 game for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/18/oth_208535.shtml
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Braves win, Forcing Cards into Game 7

...to nine different rookies this season alone - and in Alan Benes they were facing a 13-game winner. Even so, Benes...delivered a two-out RBI single for a 2-0 lead. "(Alan Benes) pitched a very strong game," Cardinals manager Tony...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/17/met_200007.shtml
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Braves try to prolong NL playoff

...didn't announce his starting pitcher Tuesday, but was believed to be leaning toward well-rested rookie right-hander Alan Benes, the team's No. 4 starter. Benes, the younger brother of staff ace Andy Benes, went 1-1 in with a 6.75 ERA...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1996/10/16/met_199993.shtml
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Stottleymyre in throwback mode

...Todd Stottleymre has every reason to think of himself as the ace of the St. Louis Cardinals' pitching staff. With Alan Benes (rotator cuff surgery), Matt Morris (shoulder strain) and Donovan Osborne (shoulder strain) out, Stottlemyre...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/05/30/oth_229858.shtml
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