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Michael Blazek

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

2015 Stats

W-L

4-1

ERA

1.40

WHIP

0.97

K

25

SV

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Blazek worked as both a starter and reliever last season after pitching exclusively in relief the year before. He fared better as a starting pitcher (3.62 ERA in 77 innings) than he did out of the bul...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 0"   WT: 206   DOB: 3/16/1989   BORN: Las Vegas, NV   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 35th Rd   

May 26, 2015  –  Michael Blazek News

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Michael Blazek 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
2010 21 A+ PAL 1 1 0 4.1 9 6 0 2 5 0 1 0 0 0 12.46 3.41
2010 21 A QUA 1 11 0 103.0 78 31 5 104 31 8 4 3 0 0 2.71 1.06
2011 22 AA SPR 2 24 0 133.2 147 81 25 128 64 11 6 0 0 0 5.45 1.58
2011 22 AAA MEM 2 2 0 12.0 8 5 1 6 9 2 0 0 0 0 3.75 1.42
2012 23 AA SPR 2 7 0 80.0 61 37 11 83 34 5 8 0 0 0 4.16 1.19
2012 23 AAA MEM 2 1 0 3.1 6 4 1 1 2 0 1 0 0 0 10.80 2.58
2013 24 AA SPR 19 0 0 19.2 11 2 0 25 10 0 0 7 0 0 0.92 1.09
2013 24 AAA MEM 19 0 0 26.0 17 8 1 27 16 1 2 2 0 0 2.77 1.27
2013 24 MAJ MIL 7 0 0 7.0 6 3 1 4 3 0 1 0 0 0 3.86 1.29
2013 24 MAJ STL 11 0 0 10.3 10 8 2 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 6.97 1.94
2013  (Multiple Teams) 24 MAJ MIL/STL 18 0 0 17.3 16 11 3 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 5.71 1.67
2014 25 AAA NAS 37 17 0 102.1 106 47 9 87 40 4 4 1 0 0 4.13 1.43
2015 26 MAJ MIL 20 0 0 25.7 15 4 0 25 10 4 1 0 0 0 1.40 0.97
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3-Year Averages     18 0 0 17.3 16 11 3 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 5.71 1.67

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

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Michael Blazek Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
May. 27 SF 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.40 0.97
May. 26 SF 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.52 1.06
May. 22 @Atl 3.0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.59 1.10
May. 21 @Atl 0.7 3 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.83 1.22
May. 20 @Det 0.3 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.42 1.11
May. 15 @NYM 1.0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.45 1.07
May. 12 CWS 1.0 1 1 1 0 2 0 0 1 0 L 0 0 0 1.53 1.08
May. 10 ChC 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 1.08 0.96
May. 9 ChC 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.15 1.02
May. 5 LAD 0.7 2 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.32 1.10
May. 4 LAD 2.0 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 0.69 0.92
Apr. 28 @Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 0.82 0.91
Apr. 26 StL 2.0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 W 0 0 0 0.90 0.80
Apr. 25 StL 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.13 0.75
Apr. 21 Cin 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.29 0.86
Apr. 19 @Pit 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.50 1.00
Apr. 17 @Pit 0.3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.80 1.00
Apr. 15 @StL 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 1.93 1.07
Apr. 10 Pit 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 3.38 1.88
Apr. 6 Col 1.7 5 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 - 0 0 0 5.40 3.00
Last 14 Days
6 Games:  Avg. 1.3 IP/G
8.0 5 2 1 0 1 9 0 0 0 1-0 0 0 0 1.13 0.75
Last 30 Days
13 Games:  Avg. 1.4 IP/G
17.7 10 4 3 0 9 18 0 1 0 4-1 0 0 0 1.53 1.08
Last 60 Days
20 Games:  Avg. 1.3 IP/G
25.7 15 6 4 0 10 25 0 1 0 4-1 0 0 0 1.40 0.97

Michael Blazek Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015481346300.136
201336785102.192

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2015551269000.188
2013487511101.262

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201516.331015601.650.98
201310.00108917.201.90

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20159.310010400.960.96
20137.30006423.681.36
Michael Blazek 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
2010 21 A+ PAL 1 1 4.1 4.39 10.98 0.40 0.00 57.1% 12.46 5.88 .485
2010 21 A QUA 1 11 103.0 9.09 2.71 3.35 0.44 75% 2.71 2.83 .281
2011 22 AA SPR 2 24 133.2 8.65 4.32 2.00 1.69 69.9% 5.45 5.36 .330
2011 22 AAA MEM 2 2 12.0 4.50 6.75 0.67 0.75 75% 3.75 5.53 .201
2012 23 AA SPR 2 7 80.0 9.34 3.83 2.44 1.24 69% 4.16 4.30 .260
2012 23 AAA MEM 2 1 3.1 2.90 5.81 0.50 2.90 57.1% 10.80 9.65 .392
2013 24 AA SPR 19 0 19.2 11.72 4.69 2.50 0.00 90.5% 0.92 2.16 .274
2013 24 AAA MEM 19 0 26.0 9.35 5.54 1.69 0.35 78.1% 2.77 3.47 .257
2013 24 MAJ MIL 7 0 7.0 5.14 3.86 1.33 1.29 0.75 75% 94.8 MPH 3.86 5.20 .241
2013 24 MAJ STL 11 0 10.3 8.71 8.71 1.00 1.74 1.15 66.7% 94.8 MPH 6.97 6.97 .295
2013  (Multiple Teams) 24 MAJ MIL/STL 18 0 17.3 7.27 6.75 1.08 1.56 0.96 69.2% 94.8 MPH 5.71 6.16 .272
2014 25 AAA NAS 37 17 102.1 7.67 3.53 2.18 0.79 72.3% 4.13 3.91 .326
2015 26 MAJ MIL 20 0 25.7 8.77 3.51 2.50 0.00 2.05 84% 92.4 MPH 1.40 2.42 .240
Next 7 Days     0 0 2.0 7.62 2.98 2.55 0.90 73.6% 3.65 3.80 .294
Rest Of Season     0 0 50.1 7.60 2.98 2.55 0.79 73% 3.62 3.64 .296
3-Year Averages     18 0 17.3 7.27 6.75 1.08 1.56 69.2% 5.71 6.08 .272

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2015 Stat Review for Michael Blazek    As compared to the top 100 relief pitchers in 2014 (min 55 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.50 K/BB
WEAK
8.77 K/9
AVERAGE
3.51 BB/9
WEAK
92.4 MPH Fastball
AVERAGE
0.0 HR/9
ELITE
2.05 GB/FB Ratio
MODERATE GROUNDBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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1.40 ERA
ELITE
0.97 WHIP
GOOD
2.42 FIP
GREAT
BABIP/Strand

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

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.240 BABIP
LOW
84.0% Strand Rate
HIGH

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Michael Blazek: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Blazek (4-1) picked up a win Friday, pitching three scoreless innings in relief of Wily Peralta and allowing just one hit while striking out three.

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Blazek picked up his first loss of the season Tuesday against the White Sox, walking two batters and giving up a run in the eighth inning.

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Blazek struck out two during a scoreless 11th inning against the Cubs on Sunday to earn his third win of the season.

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Blazek tossed two scoreless innings in Sunday's victory over the Cardinals and picked up his first major league win.

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Blazek has allowed two runs (one earned) while posting a 5:1 K:BB ratio in six innings over five appearances out of the Brewers' bullpen this season.

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With Rob Wooten optioned to Triple-A Nashville on Tuesday, Blazek figures to open his season working out of the Brewers' bullpen, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Blazek will be stretched out as a starting pitcher during spring training, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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The Brewers activated Blazek (oblique) from the disabled list Friday.

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Blazek has been placed on the DL at Triple-A Nashville with a left oblique strain, Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Blazek was optioned to Triple-A Nashville on Sunday.

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2014

Blazek joined the Brewers late in the 2013 season, after being acquired in a deal for former closer John Axford. For the first time in his career, Blazek pitched exclusively as a reliever, a transition that seemed to fit him well, as he posted a 1.97 ERA and struck out 52 batters in 45.2 minor league innings. His control could use some work, but he throws three other pitches besides a 95-mph fastball, so he could be a factor at some point in what figures to be an inexperienced bullpen.