Paul Blackburn

Age: 25
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 200
P
Birthdate: 12/4/1993 (25 y, 10 m, 10 d)
Drafted: 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: CAs, Pick: 25, Overall: 56, Team: Chicago Cubs
Service Time: 1.093
Reported as the pre-2019 value.
1 year and 93 days days of service time.
  
MiLB Options: 2
Reported as the pre-2019 season number of waiver options remaining.

RotoWire News: Blackburn did not factor into the decision in Monday's loss to the Astros but allowed six runs (five earned) on eight hits, a walk and a wild pitch over five innings. He did not record any strikeouts. (9/10/2019)

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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
2018Athletics (A+)000113.22.452.450.00.47166.7 %70.6 %0.0 %7.364.035.37 
2018Athletics2306627.26.181.950.65.34447.1 %47.3 %6.9 %7.163.594.390.5
2019THE BAT2205528.05.872.890.94.28471.5 %  3.904.30  
2019ATC1205525.05.562.691.04.31168.5 %  4.594.42  
2019Depth Charts2205528.05.272.711.11.30769.2 %  4.624.62 0.2
2019Steamer2205527.05.472.931.19.30269.3 %49.5 % 4.774.744.720.2
2019ZiPS6602020104.75.072.491.03.30469.2 %  4.474.50 0.9
2019Athletics (AAA)11302422132.26.242.311.22.29369.1 %53.5 %15.3 %4.345.015.10 
2019Athletics0204111.06.553.272.45.39050.5 %52.4 %33.3 %10.646.674.75-0.2
2019Steamer (R)000101.06.162.371.29.29970.2 %  4.534.60 0.0
Total- - -560201797.14.532.400.92.30864.3 %53.3 %11.5 %5.184.424.650.9

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
2018Athletics (A+)007.3611000003.2198330100001
2018Athletics237.16660000027.211933232226021019
2019THE BAT223.9055  0  28.01182713123901  18
2019ATC124.5955  00 25.0 2814133701  15
2019Depth Charts224.6255  00 28.0 31151438 1  16
2019Steamer224.77550000 27.012031161449 1  17
2019ZiPS664.472020  0  104.7 11556521229053059
2019Athletics (AAA)1134.34242200000132.253913370641834034092
2019Athletics0210.64410000011.0571914133401108
2019Steamer (R)004.53100000 1.0411100 0  1
Total- - -565.1820170000097.141411059561026043049

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 %761024.38
2017Average8.343.292.531.2721.6 %8.5 %13.1 %.2521.34.29772.6 %  4.40
2018Athletics (A+)2.452.451.000.005.3 %5.3 %0.0 %.4442.45.47166.7 %  4.03
2018Athletics6.181.953.170.6516.0 %5.0 %10.9 %.2971.41.34447.1 %174873.59
2018Average8.533.252.631.1622.3 %8.5 %13.8 %.2451.30.29372.8 %  4.19
2019THE BAT5.872.892.030.94   .2541.28.28471.5 %  4.30
2019ATC5.562.692.071.04   .2821.41.31168.5 %  4.42
2019Depth Charts5.272.711.951.11   .2831.41.30769.2 %  4.62
2019Steamer5.472.931.871.1913.8 %7.4 %6.4 %.2791.45.30269.3 %  4.74
2019ZiPS5.072.492.031.03   .2801.38.30469.2 %  4.50
2019Athletics (AAA)6.242.312.711.2217.1 %6.3 %10.8 %.2651.26.29369.1 %  5.01
2019Athletics6.553.272.002.4514.0 %7.0 %7.0 %.3652.09.39050.5 %2391496.67
2019Average8.883.292.691.4023.0 %8.5 %14.4 %.2491.33.29672.3 %  4.49
2019Steamer (R)6.162.372.601.29   .2731.36.29970.2 %  4.60
Total- - -4.532.401.880.9211.8 %6.3 %5.6 %.2861.40.30864.3 %1221034.42

SeasonAgeWLGGSIPHRERHRBBSOK/9BB/9K/BBHR/9AVGWHIPBABIPLOB%ERAFIPWAR
201925662020104.711556521229595.072.492.031.03.2801.38.30469.2 %4.474.500.9
202026662020105.011354511128605.142.402.140.94.2761.34.30269.3 %4.374.321.1
202127662019104.011053501127615.282.342.260.95.2731.32.29969.1 %4.334.291.1

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
2018Athletics (A+)3.005.9 %70.6 %23.5 %50.0 %0.0 %  58.8 %11.8 %29.4 %     5.37
2018Athletics1.4820.9 %47.3 %31.9 %10.3 %6.9 %2.3 %100.0 %55.4 %29.3 %15.2 %15.2 %56.5 %28.3 %4.431044.39
2019Athletics (AAA)1.8317.3 %53.5 %29.2 %16.1 %15.3 %  44.6 %24.2 %31.2 %     5.10
2019Athletics2.4426.2 %52.4 %21.4 %0.0 %33.3 %9.1 %50.0 %50.0 %25.0 %25.0 %20.5 %43.2 %36.4 %4.741044.75
Total- - -2.0220.3 %53.3 %26.4 %5.7 %11.5 %2.8 %60.0 %45.1 %34.3 %20.6 %17.6 %54.3 %28.1 %4.911074.65

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
2018Athletics (A+)12412    184462
2018Athletics432919311112161281442
2019Athletics (AAA)2161187019    76612742040
2019Athletics229110221991133224
Total- - -17687675553576389651603

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIinLIgmLIexLIPullsWPA/LIClutchSDMD
2017Athletics0.61-3.984.599.410.950.980.940.871.30100.530.0900
2018Athletics-0.56-2.491.93-7.53-0.750.970.970.880.656-0.17-0.4000
2019Athletics-0.65-1.060.40-8.68-0.860.700.550.950.773-0.60-0.3402
Total- - --0.60-7.526.92-6.80-0.660.940.900.891.0119-0.24-0.4002

SeasonTeamFB%SL%CT%CB%CH%SF%KN%XX%
2017Athletics55.4% (90.2)26.0% (84.5) 9.3% (75.7)9.3% (83.3)   
2018Athletics40.4% (89.7)36.3% (86.2) 9.8% (78.0)13.6% (84.4)  0.2%
2019Athletics51.3% (90.6)21.4% (86.9) 21.4% (79.0)5.8% (85.2)   
Total- - -50.7% (90.1)28.2% (85.4) 11.1% (77.2)10.0% (83.9)  0.1%

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 %   
2018Athletics11.3 %29.0 %    36.3 %9.8 %  13.6 %   
2019Athletics12.5 %39.7 %    21.4 %21.4 %  4.9 %   
Total- - -12.3 %39.1 %0.4 %   27.9 %11.6 %  8.9 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Athletics90.390.090.5   84.776.2  83.4  
2018Athletics90.089.5    86.277.9  84.3  
2019Athletics89.990.7    86.979.0  84.8  
Total- - -90.290.090.5   85.477.3  83.9  

SeasonTeamFA%FC%FS%SI%CH%SL%CU%CS%KN%SB%XX%
2017Athletics6.8 %  48.7 %9.2 %26.0 %9.3 %    
2018Athletics11.8 %  28.6 %13.6 %36.3 %9.8 %    
2019Athletics12.1 %  39.7 %5.8 %21.4 %21.0 %    
Total- - -8.9 %  41.9 %9.9 %28.2 %11.1 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Athletics90.9  90.683.985.076.3   
2018Athletics90.7  90.084.886.778.5   
2019Athletics89.5  90.985.287.079.2   
Total- - -90.6  90.584.385.877.6   

SeasonTeamwFBwSLwCTwCBwCHwSFwKNwFB/CwSL/CwCT/CwCB/CwCH/CwSF/CwKN/C
2017Athletics-3.76.2 0.73.5  -0.712.53 0.794.05  
2018Athletics-0.20.8 -1.0-2.1  -0.140.53 -2.43-3.51  
2019Athletics-3.8-0.9 -1.4-0.2  -3.28-1.84 -3.00-1.36  
Total- - --7.76.1 -1.81.2  -0.951.36 -1.010.77  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Athletics-2.7-0.50.3   5.61.6  2.5  
2018Athletics0.4-0.7    1.0-1.1  -2.1  
2019Athletics-1.8-1.9    -0.9-1.4  -0.2  
Total- - --4.0-3.10.3   5.7-1.0  0.2  

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  
2018Athletics0.90-0.58    0.63-2.56  -3.47  
2019Athletics-6.40-2.18    -1.84-3.01  -1.65  
Total- - --2.05-0.505.10   1.28-0.53  0.17  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Athletics-1.4  -2.23.56.10.7   
2018Athletics0.8  -1.1-2.11.0-1.1   
2019Athletics-1.6  -2.0-0.2-0.9-1.5   
Total- - --2.2  -5.31.36.2-1.9   

SeasonTeamwFA/CwFC/CwFS/CwSI/CwCH/CwSL/CwCU/CwCS/CwKN/CwSB/C
2017Athletics-2.15  -0.474.132.490.86   
2018Athletics1.60  -0.89-3.470.63-2.56   
2019Athletics-6.10  -2.28-1.36-1.84-3.20   
Total- - --1.53  -0.790.811.37-1.05   

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 %
2018Athletics35.2 %72.7 %48.3 %71.3 %92.0 %82.2 %34.9 %56.3 %8.6 %
2018Average30.9 %67.3 %46.6 %62.8 %85.5 %76.9 %43.0 %60.6 %10.7 %
2019Athletics27.7 %69.0 %43.8 %65.8 %83.3 %76.5 %38.8 %49.1 %10.3 %
2019Average31.6 %68.5 %47.0 %62.7 %84.9 %76.2 %41.8 %60.9 %11.1 %
Total- - -28.8 %69.4 %44.3 %74.4 %90.1 %83.8 %38.2 %50.5 %7.2 %

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
2018Athletics31.9 %71.2 %48.3 %67.1 %91.6 %82.2 %41.7 %22.6
2018Average30.4 %64.4 %46.6 %60.1 %85.6 %76.9 %47.7 %23.5
2019Athletics31.3 %62.2 %43.8 %71.4 %80.4 %76.5 %40.2 %26.9
2019Average30.6 %65.2 %47.0 %59.4 %84.9 %76.2 %47.4 %24.4
Total- - -28.6 %65.9 %44.3 %72.1 %91.0 %83.9 %42.0 %23.0

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Athletics25.8 %65.2 %42.5 %74.8 %93.0 %86.7 %42.4 %23.4
2018Athletics31.8 %71.0 %48.3 %67.9 %90.9 %82.2 %42.2 %23.0
2019Athletics31.8 %60.9 %43.8 %71.4 %80.4 %76.5 %41.1 %26.4
Total- - -28.3 %66.2 %44.3 %72.1 %90.8 %83.9 %42.1 %23.7

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2017Athletics (AAA)P151479.28161  1          
2017AthleticsP101058.2180000000 1   1.000 
2018Athletics (A+)P113.2000  0          
2018AthleticsP6627.2000000000 3   .000 
2019Athletics (AAA)P2422132.213160  1          
2019AthleticsP4111.0140000000 5   1.000 
Total- - -P201797.12120000000 9   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017AthleticsP58.20 1  102     -0.2      
2018AthleticsP27.20 0  000     0.0      
2019AthleticsP11.00 -1  010     -0.1      
Total- - -P97.10 0  112     -0.3      

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)
2018AthleticsP27.20.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)
2019AthleticsP11.00.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%      (0)0.0%     (0)0.0%      (0)100.0%      (4)
Total- - -P97.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (9)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Athletics1.60.40.61.06.10.6$4.8 
2018Athletics-0.5-0.4-0.7-1.15.10.5$4.2 
2019Athletics-0.6-0.3-0.1-0.4-2.2-0.2($1.6) 
Total- - -0.4-0.3-0.2-0.59.00.9$7.4 

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