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Add your link to this page for just $5 a year!  Click here to contact us.Ben SankeyBenjaminTurner SankeyBorn: September 2,1907 in Nauvoo, Ala.Died: Oct. 14, 2001 in Washington, Ga.Debut: 1929 | Pos: SSH: 5’10” | W: 155 | B: R | T: RYrGABRHHRRBISBBA37216921360140.213>> Visit theBen Sankey biography on Baseball Almanac for complete statistics. Ben Sankey played in 72games for the Pittsburgh Pirates over the course of three seasons. Theshortstop drove in 14 runs in his career in 132 at-bats and collected 36hits in Major League baseball. His most productive season in the major leagues came in 1931 when he hit .227 with 14 RBI for the Pirates.  He played in 57 games that season and collected 30 hits in 132 at-bats.