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Paul Blackburn

23-Year-Old Pitcher – Oakland Athletics

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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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LEAGUE: AA    40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 185   DOB: 12/4/1993   DRAFTED: No   Show ContractHide Contract

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

November 18, 2016  –  Paul Blackburn News

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Blackburn was added to the A's 40-man roster Friday.

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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 Spring Training 23   OAK 1 0 0 2.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.50

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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

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

Blackburn was traded to the A's on Saturday in exchange for Danny Valencia, Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reports.

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Blackburn, whom the Mariners acquired Wednesday from the Cubs, could be in the Seattle rotation as early as next season, the Tacoma News Tribune reports.

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Blackburn and Dan Vogelbach were traded from the Cubs to the Mariners on Wednesday for Mike Montgomery and Jordan Pries, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.

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Blackburn is 2-2 with a 5.73 ERA in five starts with High-A Myrtle Beach this year. He has an 18:5 K:BB in 22 innings.

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Blackburn, taken in the first supplemental round of this year's draft, has signed with the Cubs, the Chicago Tribune reports.

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The Cubs selected Blackburn, a right-handed high school pitcher from Northern California, with the No. 56 pick in the 2012 draft.

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