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Charlie Blackmon

29-Year-Old Outfielder – Colorado Rockies

2015 Stats

AVG

.274

HR

11

RBI

36

R

48

SB

21

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Rockies were prepared to go with a timeshare in both center field and the leadoff spot to open 2014, but Blackmon quashed those plans following a six-hit game in the seasonís first week. It was a ...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 210   DOB: 7/1/1986   BORN: Dallas, TX   COLLEGE: Georgia Tech   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Charlie Blackmon Contract Information:

Signed a minor league contract with Colorado in June 2008.

July 4, 2015  –  Charlie Blackmon News

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Charlie Blackmon Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2008 21 A TRI 68 311 290 42 98 28 21 5 2 33 13 7 16 37 3 2 0 .338 .390 .466 .856
2009 22 A MOD 133 597 550 87 169 48 34 7 7 69 30 13 39 83 3 5 0 .307 .370 .433 .803
2010 23 AA TUL 86 381 337 53 100 37 22 4 11 55 19 7 32 43 3 5 4 .297 .360 .484 .844
2011 24 AAA COL 58 272 243 49 83 33 19 4 10 49 12 5 19 34 2 3 5 .342 .396 .576 .972
2011 24 MAJ COL 27 102 98 9 25 2 1 0 1 8 5 1 3 8 1 0 0 .255 .277 .296 .573
2012 25 A TRI 17 69 59 8 14 6 5 0 1 3 3 0 7 10 0 0 3 .237 .348 .373 .721
2012 25 AAA COL 59 264 228 55 69 27 18 4 5 34 10 0 29 42 2 2 3 .303 .385 .482 .867
2012 25 MAJ COL 42 121 113 15 32 10 8 0 2 9 1 2 4 17 1 0 3 .283 .325 .407 .732
2013 26 AAA COL 68 299 257 56 74 24 15 6 3 40 7 5 35 41 1 3 3 .288 .376 .428 .804
2013 26 MAJ COL 82 258 246 35 76 25 17 2 6 22 7 0 7 49 2 0 3 .309 .336 .467 .803
2014 27 MAJ COL 154 648 593 82 171 49 27 3 19 72 28 10 31 96 6 5 13 .288 .335 .440 .775
2015 28 MAJ COL 81 351 310 48 85 29 15 3 11 36 21 7 27 63 2 3 9 .274 .347 .448 .795
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3-Year Averages     92 341 317 44 93 27 17 1 9 34 12 4 14 54 3 1 6 .293 .334 .438 .773

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Charlie Blackmon Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 5 @Ari 5 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .274 .347 .448 .795
Jul. 4 @Ari 4 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .272 .346 .446 .792
Jul. 3 @Ari 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .344 .442 .786
Jul. 2 @Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .269 .345 .434 .779
Jul. 1 @Oak 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .273 .349 .440 .789
Jun. 30 @Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .275 .348 .443 .791
Jun. 29 @Oak 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .275 .349 .446 .795
Jun. 28 @SF 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .351 .440 .791
Jun. 27 @SF 3 0 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 .278 .352 .441 .793
Jun. 26 @SF 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .351 .439 .790
Jun. 25 Ari 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .278 .354 .443 .797
Jun. 24 Ari 5 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 .279 .353 .446 .799
Jun. 23 Ari 2 1 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .277 .352 .447 .799
Jun. 21 Mil 4 1 2 0 0 0 4 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 .275 .347 .443 .790
Jun. 20 Mil 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 .271 .343 .442 .785
Jun. 19 Mil 4 0 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .268 .340 .429 .769
Jun. 18 Hou 5 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .336 .416 .752
Jun. 17 Hou 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 .265 .338 .416 .754
Jun. 16 @Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 .261 .336 .411 .747
Jun. 15 @Hou 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .335 .414 .749
Jun. 14 @Mia 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .338 .419 .757
Jun. 13 @Mia 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .265 .337 .409 .746
Jun. 12 @Mia 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .335 .406 .741
Jun. 11 @Mia 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .262 .336 .409 .745
Jun. 10 StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .337 .414 .751
Jun. 9 StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .266 .339 .417 .756
Jun. 8 StL 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .266 .340 .421 .761
Jun. 7 Mia 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .268 .343 .426 .769
Jun. 6 Mia 4 2 3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .270 .346 .431 .777
Jun. 5 Mia 5 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .260 .336 .425 .761
Last 7 Days 28 4 7 2 0 2 4 2 3 0 1 0 0 0 .250 .300 .536 .836
Last 14 Days 52 10 15 4 0 2 10 7 8 4 2 0 1 0 .288 .367 .481 .848
Last 30 Days 115 19 34 7 1 4 16 11 19 10 3 1 1 0 .296 .359 .478 .837

Charlie Blackmon: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 81 14 73 7
2014 142 22 69 73
2013 68 17 25 34
2012 33 15 1 17
2011 27 25 2

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Charlie Blackmon Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20158110152.173.284.514
2014150194205.267.400.697
2013716374.296.437.752

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201522938103119.310.507.892
201444363155223.296.454.801
2013175293153.314.480.824

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20151602731914.294.438.801
201431159134819.331.524.915
2013125213102.328.480.834

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015150218177.253.460.789
2014282236249.241.348.617
2013121143125.289.455.772
Charlie Blackmon Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2008 21 A TRI 311 290 5.1% 11.9% 0.43 87% .382 .128
2009 22 A MOD 597 550 6.5% 13.9% 0.47 85% .352 .126
2010 23 AA TUL 381 337 8.4% 11.3% 0.74 87% .314 .187
2011 24 AAA COL 272 243 7% 12.5% 0.56 86% .367 .234
2011 24 MAJ COL 102 98 2.9% 7.8% 0.38 92% .270 .041
2012 25 A TRI 69 59 10.1% 14.5% 0.70 83% .271 .136
2012 25 AAA COL 264 228 11% 15.9% 0.69 82% .354 .179
2012 25 MAJ COL 121 113 3.3% 14% 0.24 85% .319 .124
2013 26 AAA COL 299 257 11.7% 13.7% 0.85 84% .333 .140
2013 26 MAJ COL 258 246 2.7% 19% 0.14 80% .366 .158
2014 27 MAJ COL 648 593 4.8% 14.8% 0.32 84% .318 .152
2015 28 MAJ COL 351 310 7.7% 17.9% 0.43 80% .314 .174
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3-Year Averages     341 317 4.1% 15.8% 0.26 83% .331 .145

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2015 Stat Review for Charlie Blackmon    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.274 AVG
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80% Contact Rate
WEAK
.314 BABIP
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Power

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.448 SLG
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.174 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.43 BB/K
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7.7% BB Rate
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17.9% K Rate
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OPS/OBP

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.795 OPS
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.347 OBP
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Charlie Blackmon: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Blackmon supplied the only run of the night in Monday's 7-1 loss to the Athletics when he connected on a solo homer.

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Blackmon is out of the lineup Sunday against the Giants.

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Blackmon went 1-for-3 Saturday with a walk, an RBI and his 21st stolen base of the season.

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Blackmon went 2-for-5 with a pair of runs and two stolen bases in Wednesday's 8-7 loss to the Diamondbacks.

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Blackmon collected four RBI and scored a run on two hits and a walk across five plate appearances in Sunday's win over the Brewers.

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Blackmon went 2-for-4 Saturday with a home run, three RBI, a run and a stolen base.

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Blackmon went 2-for-4 with a double in Wednesday's 8-4 loss to the Astros.

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Blackmon will bat last in Monday's game against the Astros, Thomas Harding of MLB.com reports.

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Blackmon will start in center field and bat leadoff Sunday against the Marlins, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Blackmon is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Marlins, Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post reports.

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Blackmon went 3-for-4 with a walk and two runs in Saturday's 10-5 win over the Marlins.

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Blackmon notched a season-best four hits, scored three runs and stole his 11th base of the year in Wednesday's 7-6 win over the Dodgers.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Foiled by a turf toe issue just a season before, Blackmon was actually the beneficiary of injuries in 2013. With Carlos Gonzalez and Dexter Fowler sidelined for large swaths of the second half, Blackmon received his first extended opportunity at regular duty in the majors and was magnificent, batting .309/.336/.467 in 258 at-bats, while showing moderate speed and power. He could stand for some improvement in plate discipline (2.7 percent walk rate), but his well-rounded skill set allows him to compensate for the deficiency. For the first time in his career, he'll now have a legitimate chance at earning a starting gig out of spring training, with Dexter Fowler out of the picture. Blackmon will face stiff competition from Corey Dickerson and Brandon Barnes for the job but should have the upper hand heading into the spring given his impressive finish to the previous campaign.

2013

Blackmon missed nearly the entire first half dealing with a turf toe issue, taking him out of the running for a backup outfield spot during spring training. After a run of strong play at Triple-A Colorado Springs, Blackmon earned his callup to the Rockies. Late-season injuries in the outfield resulted in a de facto 2013 audition for Blackmon, who batted .362 while playing regularly in September. Though Blackmon's power has not been as quick to develop as some might have expected, his ability to hit for contact, get on base, and steal the occasional bag somewhat offset a lack of home runs. Blackmon's all-around skill set could give him an edge over much of the existing competition in the Rockies' outfield logjam, but he will likely be relegated to no better than fourth outfielder status entering the season.

2012

Blackmon tore up the Pacific Coast League to earn a promotion to the big leagues last season, but he slumped in 27 games with the Rockies before a fractured left foot ended his season in July. On some teams, Blackmon might be a lock to grab a starting job during spring training, but he's currently in position with Colorado to enter a battle for a bench job barring a move or two by the Rockies' front office. In addition to carrying a steady contact rate through each stop in the minors, Blackmon has displayed a combination of power and speed that could make him a 20-20 threat capable of hitting for a good average at some point down the road. While the Rockies signed Michael Cuddyer as a free agent to start in right field, the trade of Seth Smith to Oakland increases Blackmon's chances of becoming the fourth outfielder this season.

2011

Blackmon, the Rockies' 2008 second-round pick, profiles as a future everyday outfielder who can play all three positions and hit for a bit of power with some nice speed. In 2010, he hit .297/.360/.484 at Double-A Tulsa with 11 homers and 19 stolen bases. He finished the year with a nice showing in the Arizona Fall League with a .264/.372/.417 batting line. Thanks for the outfield depth ahead of him, Blackmon will probably spend much of 2011 at Triple-A Colorado Springs, while he waits for a callup. At 24 years old, he's a prospect worth tracking.