Paul Blackburn
Birthdate: 12/4/1993 (24 y, 11 d)     Bats/Throws: R/R     Height/Weight: 6-1/195     Position: P
Drafted: 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 25, Overall: 56, Team: Chicago Cubs
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RotoWire News: Blackburn (wrist) was reinstated from the 60-day disabled list Monday, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle reports. (11/6/2017)
Injury: Wrist, Day-to-Day



SeasonTeamWLSVGGSIPK/9BB/9HR/9BABIPLOB%GB%HR/FBERAFIPxFIPWAR
2012Cubs (R)2009620.25.663.050.87.31369.9 %50.8 %8.7 %3.485.394.92 
2013Cubs (A-)230131246.07.435.670.59.28867.4 %53.4 %7.0 %3.334.474.25 
2014Cubs (A)9402424117.05.772.380.46.28071.2 %57.1 %6.0 %3.233.843.87 
2015Cubs (A+)750181889.26.322.210.30.31171.8 %57.7 %4.5 %3.113.223.29 
2016Cubs (AA)6401818102.16.332.290.53.28566.3 %53.6 %6.6 %3.173.473.49 
2016Mariners (AA)3108740.25.981.990.44.31372.6 %58.1 %6.3 %3.543.303.35 
2017Athletics (AAA)560151479.26.332.940.68.26571.1 %55.3 %10.2 %3.054.354.38 
2017Athletics310101058.23.382.450.77.27377.9 %56.3 %10.2 %3.224.384.760.6
2018Depth Charts340101056.05.123.201.20.31269.0 %  4.964.93 0.3
2018Steamer340101056.05.123.201.20.30569.0 %50.7 % 4.964.934.960.3
Total- - -310101058.23.382.450.77.27377.9 %56.3 %10.2 %3.224.384.760.6

SeasonTeamWLERAGGSCGShOSVHLDBSIPTBFHRERHRBBIBBHBPWPBKSO
2012Cubs (R)203.48960000020.2892311827001013
2013Cubs (A-)233.3313120000046.0203412617329013038
2014Cubs (A)943.23242400000117.04841084842631076075
2015Cubs (A+)753.1118180000089.2371893631322066063
2016Cubs (AA)643.17181800000102.1421964736626014072
2016Mariners (AA)313.54870000140.216642161629001027
2017Athletics (AAA)563.0515140000079.2328693427626021056
2017Athletics313.2210100000058.2238582221516011022
2018Depth Charts344.961010  00 56.0 643331720 2  32
2018Steamer344.9610100000 56.0247643331720 2  32
Total- - -313.2210100000058.2238582221516011022

SeasonTeamK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9K%BB%K-BB%AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERA-FIP-FIP
2012Cubs (R)5.663.051.860.8714.6 %7.9 %6.7 %.2811.45.31369.9 %  5.39
2013Cubs (A-)7.435.671.310.5918.7 %14.3 %4.4 %.2371.52.28867.4 %  4.47
2014Cubs (A)5.772.382.420.4615.5 %6.4 %9.1 %.2421.19.28071.2 %  3.84
2015Cubs (A+)6.322.212.860.3017.0 %5.9 %11.0 %.2601.24.31171.8 %  3.22
2016Cubs (AA)6.332.292.770.5317.1 %6.2 %10.9 %.2441.19.28566.3 %  3.47
2016Mariners (AA)5.981.993.000.4416.3 %5.4 %10.8 %.2681.25.31372.6 %  3.30
2017Athletics (AAA)6.332.942.150.6817.1 %7.9 %9.1 %.2301.19.26571.1 %  4.35
2017Athletics3.382.451.380.779.2 %6.7 %2.5 %.2621.26.27377.9 %751014.38
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018Depth Charts5.123.201.601.20   .2901.51.31269.0 %  4.93
2018Steamer5.123.201.601.2012.8 %8.0 %4.8 %.2851.51.30569.0 %  4.93
Total- - -3.382.451.380.779.2 %6.7 %2.5 %.2621.26.27377.9 %751014.38

SeasonTeamGB/FBLD%GB%FB%IFFB%HR/FBIFH%BUH%Pull%Cent%Oppo%Soft%Med%Hard%SIERAxFIP-xFIP
2012Cubs (R)1.4313.8 %50.8 %35.4 %17.4 %8.7 %  49.3 %24.6 %26.1 %     4.92
2013Cubs (A-)1.6313.7 %53.4 %32.8 %18.6 %7.0 %  43.3 %20.9 %35.8 %     4.25
2014Cubs (A)2.0615.2 %57.1 %27.7 %10.0 %6.0 %  48.7 %19.5 %31.9 %     3.87
2015Cubs (A+)2.3617.9 %57.7 %24.5 %23.9 %4.5 %  41.3 %24.9 %33.8 %     3.29
2016Cubs (AA)1.8016.7 %53.6 %29.7 %12.1 %6.6 %  44.4 %23.0 %32.6 %     3.49
2016Mariners (AA)2.3417.1 %58.1 %24.8 %21.9 %6.3 %  55.4 %17.7 %26.9 %     3.35
2017Athletics (AAA)2.2219.8 %55.3 %24.9 %27.1 %10.2 %  49.2 %22.1 %28.7 %     4.38
2017Athletics2.2718.8 %56.3 %24.9 %4.1 %10.2 %1.8 %50.0 %39.2 %38.7 %22.1 %18.1 %55.8 %26.1 %5.151084.76
Total- - -2.2718.8 %56.3 %24.9 %4.1 %10.2 %1.8 %50.0 %39.2 %38.7 %22.1 %18.1 %55.8 %26.1 %5.151084.76

SeasonTeamGBFBLDIFFBIFHBUBUHRSBallsStrikesPitches
2012Cubs (R)332394    32113145
2013Cubs (A-)7043188    126250376
2014Cubs (A)2061005510    176624800
2015Cubs (A+)158674916    4257291154
2016Cubs (AA)164915111    5839691552
2016Mariners (AA)7532227    212383595
2017Athletics (AAA)131594716    4658041269
2017Athletics1114937222136386551937
Total- - -1114937222136386551937

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2017Athletics0.61-3.984.599.410.950.980.940.871.30100.530.0900
Total- - -0.61-3.984.599.410.950.980.940.871.30100.530.0900

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2017Athletics55.4% (90.2)26.0% (84.5) 9.3% (75.7)9.3% (83.3)   
Total- - -55.4% (90.2)26.0% (84.5) 9.3% (75.7)9.3% (83.3)   

SeasonTeamFA%FT%FC%FS%FO%SI%SL%CU%KC%EP%CH%SC%KN%UN%
2017Athletics12.6 %43.6 %0.6 %   25.5 %10.1 %  7.6 %   
Total- - -12.6 %43.6 %0.6 %   25.5 %10.1 %  7.6 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Athletics90.390.090.5   84.776.2  83.4  
Total- - -90.390.090.5   84.776.2  83.4  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2017Athletics7.5 %  49.5 %8.2 %25.3 %9.4 %    
Total- - -7.5 %  49.5 %8.2 %25.3 %9.4 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Athletics90.8  90.683.885.276.2   
Total- - -90.8  90.683.885.276.2   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2017Athletics-3.66.1 0.73.5  -0.692.50 0.793.99  
Total- - --3.66.1 0.73.5  -0.692.50 0.793.99  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Athletics-2.7-0.50.3   5.61.6  2.5  
Total- - --2.7-0.50.3   5.61.6  2.5  

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFT/CwFC/CwFS/CwFO/CwSI/CwSL/CwCU/CwKC/CwEP/CwCH/CwSC/CwKN/C
2017Athletics-2.27-0.125.10   2.351.67  3.52  
Total- - --2.27-0.125.10   2.351.67  3.52  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Athletics-3.0  -0.93.55.01.6   
Total- - --3.0  -0.93.55.01.6   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2017Athletics-3.27  -0.153.431.601.38   
Total- - --3.27  -0.153.431.601.38   

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%F-Strike%SwStr%
2017Athletics25.8 %68.2 %42.6 %78.8 %90.9 %86.5 %39.6 %47.9 %5.8 %
2017Average29.9 %66.7 %46.5 %62.9 %85.5 %77.5 %45.0 %60.3 %10.4 %
Total- - -25.8 %68.2 %42.6 %78.8 %90.9 %86.5 %39.6 %47.9 %5.8 %

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Athletics26.3 %64.3 %42.5 %75.2 %93.0 %86.7 %42.6 %22.4
2017Average30.3 %64.1 %46.5 %61.2 %85.8 %77.4 %47.9 %23.8
Total- - -26.3 %64.3 %42.5 %75.2 %93.0 %86.7 %42.6 %22.4

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Athletics28.3 %65.5 %42.5 %78.3 %92.9 %86.9 %38.2 %23.6
Total- - -28.3 %65.5 %42.5 %78.3 %92.9 %86.9 %38.2 %23.6

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2017Athletics (AAA)P151479.28161  1          
2017AthleticsP101058.2180000000 1   1.000 
Total- - -P101058.2180000000 1   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZCPPRPPTZLFSRARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017AthleticsP58.21  102              
Total- - -P58.21  102              

SeasonTeamPosInnImpossible (0%)Remote (1-10%)Unlikely (10-40%)Even (40-60%)Likely (60-90%)Routine (90-100%)
2017AthleticsP58.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (5)
Total- - -P58.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (5)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Athletics1.60.40.61.06.20.6$4.9 
Total- - -1.60.40.61.06.20.6$4.9 

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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1s, Pick: 25, Overall: 56
    • Team: Chicago Cubs
    • School: Heritage HS (CA)