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Paul Blackburn

23-Year-Old Pitcher – Oakland Athletics

2017 Stats

W-L

3-1

ERA

3.22

WHIP

1.26

K

22

SV

0

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

After working his way up to the Cubs' Double-A affiliate, Blackburn was traded to the Mariners as part of the package for Mike Montgomery. The big knock on Blackburn is his inability to miss bats, as ...

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STATUS:  60-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Wrist     EST. RETURN:  2/16/2018
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 1"   WT: 185   DOB: 12/4/1993
BORN: Antioch, CA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: By CHC In 2012   Show ContractHide Contract

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Paul Blackburn Contract Information:

Agreed to terms with the Cubs on his rookie contract in June 2012.

September 5, 2017  –  Paul Blackburn News

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Blackburn (wrist) was transferred to the 60-day DL on Tuesday.

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Paul Blackburn Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2012 18 R MES 9 6 0 20.2 23 8 2 13 7 2 0 0 0 0 3.48 1.49
2013 19 A BOI 13 12 0 46.0 41 17 3 38 29 2 3 0 0 0 3.33 1.52
2014 20 A KAN 24 24 0 117.0 108 42 6 75 31 9 4 0 0 0 3.23 1.19
2015 21 A MYR 18 18 0 89.2 89 31 3 63 22 7 5 0 0 0 3.11 1.24
2016 22 AA TEN 8 18 0 102.1 96 36 6 72 26 6 4 0 0 0 3.17 1.19
2016 22 AA JAC 8 7 0 40.2 42 16 2 27 9 3 1 0 0 0 3.54 1.27
2017 23 AAA NAS 15 14 0 79.2 69 27 6 56 26 5 6 0 0 0 3.05 1.20
2017 23 MAJ OAK 10 10 0 58.7 58 21 5 22 16 3 1 0 0 0 3.22 1.26
Career  (View All)     10 10 0 58.7 58 21 5 22 16 3 1 0 3.22 1.26

Age is determined on July 1st of each season.       Jump To:     ▼ Advanced Stats

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Paul Blackburn Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
# of Team Games To Display:    Show 14Show 14    Show 30Show 30    Show 60Show 60
DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Aug. 22 @Bal 4.0 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.22 1.26
Aug. 16 KC 4.0 8 4 4 1 3 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.46 1.30
Aug. 11 Bal 5.7 10 4 4 1 2 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.02 1.18
Aug. 5 @LAA 6.7 5 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 2.60 1.07
Jul. 31 SF 6.3 8 5 5 0 1 4 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 3.05 1.12
Last 14 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Games (Team)
5 Games Pitched:  Avg. 5.3 IP/G
26.7 34 13 13 2 6 10 0 0 0 2-0 0 0 0 4.39 1.50

Paul Blackburn Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2017113101123301.225

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201712512535604.294

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201728.0100171135.141.61

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201730.72105521.470.95
Paul Blackburn vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Paul Blackburn Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2012 18 R MES 9 6 20.2 5.79 3.12 1.86 0.89 78.6% 3.48 4.24 .323
2013 19 A BOI 13 12 46.0 7.43 5.67 1.31 0.59 79.1% 3.33 4.35 .293
2014 20 A KAN 24 24 117.0 5.77 2.38 2.42 0.46 72.9% 3.23 3.56 .286
2015 21 A MYR 18 18 89.2 6.36 2.22 2.86 0.30 74.1% 3.11 3.17 .313
2016 22 AA TEN 8 18 102.1 6.35 2.29 2.77 0.53 74.1% 3.17 3.35 .294
2016 22 AA JAC 8 7 40.2 6.04 2.01 3.00 0.45 71.4% 3.54 3.18 .317
2017 23 AAA NAS 15 14 79.2 6.36 2.95 2.15 0.68 76.4% 3.05 3.83 .274
2017 23 MAJ OAK 10 10 58.7 3.38 2.45 1.38 0.77 3.00 76.8% 90.2 MPH 3.22 4.43 .270
Career     10 10 58.7 3.38 2.45 1.38 0.77 76.8% 3.22 4.40 .270

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Paul Blackburn Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2017 P 58.7 0 7 0 0 28 0 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2017 P 1 0 0 1 0 0 2

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2017 Stat Review for Paul Blackburn    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2016 (min 130 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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1.38 K/BB
TERRIBLE
3.38 K/9
TERRIBLE
2.45 BB/9
GOOD
90.2 MPH Fastball
WEAK
0.8 HR/9
GREAT
3.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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3.22 ERA
GOOD
1.26 WHIP
AVERAGE
4.43 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

Balls in play avg. and % of runners left stranded.

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.270 BABIP
LOW
76.8% Strand Rate
ABOVE AVERAGE

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Paul Blackburn: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Blackburn (wrist) has a deep bone bruise and will likely be shut down for the season, Joe Stiglich of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.

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Tests on Blackburn's injured wrist came back clean but there is no timetable for his return, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.

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Blackburn (wrist) will miss longer than the minimum 10 days with his injury, Alex Simon of MLB.com reports. "Right now, he hasn't gotten to the point where he's able to play catch or really even grip a baseball," Athletics manager Bob Melvin said. "It may take a little longer than we originally anticipated."

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Blackburn will get a CT scan on his right hand Monday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Blackburn was put on the 10-day DL with a right hand contusion prior to Friday's game against the Rangers.

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Blackburn (wrist) is dealing with stiffness and soreness in his hand Wednesday, and is unlikely to be able to toss a bullpen session during the next couple days, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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Blackburn, who exited Tuesday's game early, was diagnosed with a bruised right wrist, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.

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