Ben Koehler

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Ben Koehler
Born: (1877-01-26)January 26, 1877
Schönborn, Germany
Died: May 21, 1961(1961-05-21) (aged 84)
South Bend, Indiana
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
April 23, 1905 for the St. Louis Browns
Last MLB appearance
October 7, 1906 for the St. Louis Browns
Career statistics
Batting average .233
Home runs 2
Runs batted in 62

Ben Koehler (January 26, 1877, Schoerndorn, Germany – May 21, 1961, South Bend, Indiana) was a Major League Baseball player for the St. Louis Browns in 1905–1906. He was primarily an outfielder, though he played a few games as a first or second baseman.

Koehler played in a total of 208 games and had a lifetime batting average of .233, accumulating 168 hits, 2 home runs, and 62 RBI.

As a center fielder, Koehler helped turn 11 double plays in 1905, among the highest for that fielding position in a single season.