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Michael Blazek

26-Year-Old Pitcher – Milwaukee Brewers

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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   

February 23, 2015  –  Michael Blazek News

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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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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
3-Year Averages     18 0 0 17.3 16 11 3 14 13 0 1 0 0 0 5.71 1.67

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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
Last 14 Days
0 Games:  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 Days
0 Games:  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 Days
0 Games:  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

Michael Blazek Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

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

Vs. Right

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

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
201310.00108917.201.90

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
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
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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2014 Stat Review for Michael Blazek    As compared to the top 100 starting pitchers in 2014 (min 145 in)

K/BB/HR Stats

A collection of stats that measure different skills.

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2.18 K/BB
POOR
7.67 K/9
GOOD
3.53 BB/9
TERRIBLE
0.0 MPH Fastball
TERRIBLE
0.8 HR/9
GOOD
0.00 GB/FB Ratio
EXTREME FLYBALLER
ERA/WHIP/FIP

A few general measures of a pitcher's effectiveness.

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4.13 ERA
WEAK
1.43 WHIP
TERRIBLE
3.91 FIP
WEAK
BABIP/Strand

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

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.326 BABIP
HIGH
72.3% Strand Rate
BELOW AVERAGE

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

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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Blazek could carve out a role as a late-inning reliever in 2014, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Blazek has been traded from the Cardinals to the Brewers as compensation for John Axford, MLB.com's Mike Vassallo reports.

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Blazek has not reported to Triple-A Memphis and might be the player to be named later in the John Axford trade with Milwaukee, the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

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Blazek was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Thursday, MLB.com reports.

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Blazek was called up from Triple-A Memphis on Wednesday, MLB.com reports.

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Blazek was optioned to Triple-A Memphis on Tuesday, MLB.com reports.

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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.