Minnesota Twins
2014 Avg.
.000
 
Career Avg.
.283
Name  Ben Revere
Born  5/3/1988
Height  5-9
Weight  175
Number  2
Position  CF
Bats  L
Throws  R
4/16/2014 2:38:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere (rib) will return to the lineup Wednesday at Atlanta, according to Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News.
Insight: Revere (.273, 7 R, 5 SB) last started on April 10 due to a rib injury but pinch hit on April 11, 12 and 13.
 
4/15/2014 6:48:00 PM
Description: Ben Revere would have returned to the starting lineup had the Phillies played on Tuesday. SOURCE: Chris Branch, Delaware Online
Insight: Revere seems to have recovered from the rib injury that plagued him most of last week. He didn't get a chance to help fantasy owners Tuesday because of the rainout but Revere (.273, 0 HR, 3 RBI, 5 SB) should be good to go Wednesday when the Phillies host Atlanta.
 
4/14/2014 2:39:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere will not start for a fourth consecutive game.
Insight: He remains on the bench with a bruised rib, though he has gotten an at-bat in the last three games (0-for-3). Tony Gwynn Jr. (.250, 0 HR, 0 RBI, 4 runs) is getting another start in center field.
 
4/13/2014 10:03:00 AM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere will miss his third game in a row Sunday versus the Marlins. SOURCE: Phillies on Twitter
Insight: He remains out with a bruised rib. Tony Gwynn Jr. (.250, 0 HR, 0 RBI) is getting another start in center field.
 
4/12/2014 3:01:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere is getting another day off to rest on Saturday.
Insight: Tony Gwynn Jr. will take his place in center field. Revere has a rib injury after making a diving catch, but should return to the lineup soon.
 
4/11/2014 6:14:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere is getting Friday's game off to rest, according to Todd Zolecki of mlb.com.
Insight: Revere has gone 12-for-41 (.293) with a triple, three RBI and seven runs this season, but he's coming off his first career three-K game. Tony Gwynn Jr. will take his place in center field.
 
3/31/2014 9:38:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere had three hits, three RBI, two runs and a steal in the season opener Monday at Texas.
Insight: Revere was hitting .305 with 22 steals last year when his season came to an end in July due to a broken right foot, and he batted .294 with 40 steals in 2012. Just 45 of his career 374 hits went for extra bases, however.
 
7/14/2013 2:35:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere (foot) said Sunday that his recovery from a fractured right foot could take 6-8 weeks, according to Todd Zolecki of MLB.com.
Insight: Revere has been red hot, hitting .411 over his last 28 games prior to Saturday to raise his average from .244 to .304, but he fouled a ball off his foot Saturday and suffered a fracture. The Phillies are looking for a center fielder, according to Zolecki.
 
7/13/2013 8:50:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere fouled a ball off his right foot Saturday and has a fracture, according to Comcast SportsNet.
Insight: Revere has been red hot, hitting .411 over his last 28 games prior to Saturday to raise his average from .244 to .304, but he'll likely miss significant time with this injury. The Phillies will reevaluate him Sunday.
 
Hot7/8/2013 10:08:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere provided three hits Monday night in a win against the Nationals.
Insight: He also made a number of great catches in center field. He's hitting .429 with six RBI in his last ten contests. Revere is still homerless in 1,286 career major league at bats.
 
Hot7/4/2013 5:17:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere is batting .402 (33-for-82) over his last 21 games.
Insight: Revere has raised his batting average from .244 to .290 in that span. The outfielder has 20 steals, but he also has been caught stealing eight times.
 
Hot7/1/2013 9:33:00 AM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere went 35-for-99 (.354) and stole 10 bases in the month of June.
Insight: Revere hit just .200 with a .456 OPS in April and saw reduced playing time in May, but in June he finally looked like the player Philadelphia thought it was getting from Minnesota.
 
Hot6/15/2013 9:03:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere has gone 11-for-16 (.688) over the last four games, including 3-for-5 Saturday.
Insight: It's about time Revere got going. His value is still limited because he has no power at all (six extra-base hits), but if he can get his average back to the .290 to .300 range, fantasy owners can start taking advantage of his speed (16 steals).
 
5/21/2013 10:21:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere has picked up three hits in two of the last three games.
Insight: Revere is hitting .260 after going 3-for-5 with a double and two runs Tuesday against the Marlins. The outfielder's strikeout rate is up, and his line-drive rate is way down from last season, when he batted .294.
 
Cold5/3/2013 3:07:00 PM
Description: Phillies beat writer David Murphy of the Philadelphia Daily News wrote Friday that "the sense before last night's game was the center field will be a night-by-night proposition for the foreseeable future."
Insight: Ben Revere missed Thursday's game with a swollen finger, but Murphy thinks that Revere would have been in the lineup if he was hitting well. The center fielder is batting .204 with a .471 OPS and likely will split time with John Mayberry Jr. until he picks up his average.
 
Cold5/2/2013 4:22:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere will miss Thursday's game with a swollen ring finger on his right hand. SOURCE: Jim Salisbury, CSNPhilly.com
Insight: Revere jammed his finger diving into second base Wednesday night. He's only hitting .204 this season and has just one extra-base hit.
 
Cold4/30/2013 11:40:00 AM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere is questionable for Tuesday's game against Cleveland. He's been battling a quad injury.
Insight: No loss for fantasy owners. Aside from the occasional stolen base, Revere (.207, 0 HR, 4 RBI, 5 SB) hasn't been very productive in his first year with the Phillies.
 
Cold4/26/2013 5:00:00 PM
Description: Philadelphia center fielder Ben Revere won't be available for Friday's game versus the Mets. He's been battling a quad injury.
Insight: Aside from the occasional stolen base, Revere (.207, 0 HR, 4 RBI, 5 SB) hasn't been very productive in his first year with the Phillies. John Mayberry (.255, 1 HR, 4 RBI) will grab the start in center field.
 
Cold4/26/2013 1:40:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere was not in Thursday's lineup and is questionable for Friday's game against the New York Mets with a sore quad.
Insight: Revere is offering little to fantasy owners except stolen bases. He's batting just .207 with an ugly .472 OPS and no longer bats at the top of the Phillies lineup.
 
Cold4/25/2013 12:38:00 PM
Description: Phillies center fielder Ben Revere is not in Thursday's lineup. He's just getting a day off.
Insight: Revere's strikeout rate is up from 9.8 percent in 2012 to 15.1 percent in 2013, and his line-drive rate is down to a meager 11.4 percent, which is why he is only batting .207. He has hit 75.7 percent groundballs and is batting just .189 on grounders (10-for-53) after hitting .247 on grounders last year.