Paul Blackburn

Oakland Athletics (AAA)
Age: 25
Bats/Throws: R/R
6' 1" / 195
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RotoWire News: Blackburn was optioned to Triple-A Las Vegas on Sunday, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports. (3/10/2019)

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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)2104418.08.503.003.00.32158.3 %45.6 %26.1 %7.007.175.36 
2019Steamer (R)1103315.05.723.041.26.30069.3 %  4.854.83 0.1
2019Depth Charts (R)1103315.05.723.041.26.30969.3 %  4.854.83 0.1
2019THE BAT (R)1103315.06.303.121.14.28870.8 %  4.284.58  
Total- - -540161686.14.272.290.73.29666.9 %53.5 %9.0 %4.484.134.641.1

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)217.00440000018.08223171466001017
2019Steamer (R)114.85330000 15.066179825 1  10
2019Depth Charts (R)114.8533  00 15.0 179825 1  10
2019THE BAT (R)114.2833  0  15.06415872501  10
Total- - -544.4816160000086.1357914543722032041

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 %751024.38
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 %172873.59
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)8.503.002.833.0020.7 %7.3 %13.4 %.3031.61.32158.3 %  7.17
2019Steamer (R)5.723.041.881.26   .2771.46.30069.3 %  4.83
2019Depth Charts (R)5.723.041.881.26   .2841.46.30969.3 %  4.83
2019THE BAT (R)6.303.122.021.14   .2591.33.28870.8 %  4.58
Total- - -4.272.291.860.7311.5 %6.2 %5.3 %.2741.31.29666.9 %106974.13

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)1.1314.0 %45.6 %40.4 %17.4 %26.1 %  35.6 %27.1 %37.3 %     5.36
Total- - -1.9719.4 %53.5 %27.1 %6.4 %9.0 %1.9 %66.7 %44.3 %35.7 %19.9 %17.2 %56.0 %26.8 %4.931074.64

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)262384    129202331
Total- - -15478565332485478321379

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
Total- - -0.05-6.476.521.880.200.980.950.881.05160.36-0.3100

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%
Total- - -50.6% (90.0)29.3% (85.2) 9.4% (76.5)10.7% (83.7)  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 %   
Total- - -12.2 %39.0 %0.4 %   28.9 %10.0 %  9.5 %   

SeasonTeamvFAvFTvFCvFSvFOvSIvSLvCUvKCvEPvCHvSCvKN
2017Athletics90.390.090.5   84.776.2  83.4  
2018Athletics90.089.5    86.277.9  84.3  
Total- - -90.289.890.5   85.376.8  83.8  

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 %    
Total- - -8.4 %  42.2 %10.6 %29.3 %9.5 %    

SeasonTeamvFAvFCvFSvSIvCHvSLvCUvCSvKNvSB
2017Athletics90.9  90.683.985.076.3   
2018Athletics90.7  90.084.886.778.5   
Total- - -90.8  90.584.385.777.0   

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  
Total- - --3.97.0 -0.41.4  -0.561.74 -0.280.96  

SeasonTeamwFAwFTwFCwFSwFOwSIwSLwCUwKCwEPwCHwSCwKN
2017Athletics-2.7-0.50.3   5.61.6  2.5  
2018Athletics0.4-0.7    1.0-1.1  -2.1  
Total- - --2.2-1.20.3   6.60.5  0.4  

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  
Total- - --1.33-0.235.10   1.660.35  0.32  

SeasonTeamwFAwFCwFSwSIwCHwSLwCUwCSwKNwSB
2017Athletics-1.4  -2.23.56.10.7   
2018Athletics0.8  -1.1-2.11.0-1.1   
Total- - --0.5  -3.31.57.1-0.4   

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   
Total- - --0.47  -0.561.011.75-0.27   

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 %
Total- - -29.0 %69.5 %44.4 %75.7 %91.2 %85.0 %38.1 %50.7 %6.7 %

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
Total- - -28.1 %66.5 %44.3 %72.2 %92.5 %85.1 %42.3 %22.4

SeasonTeamO-Swing%Z-Swing%Swing%O-Contact%Z-Contact%Contact%Zone%Pace
2017Athletics25.6 %65.2 %42.5 %74.5 %93.1 %86.7 %42.7 %23.4
2018Athletics31.8 %71.0 %48.3 %67.9 %90.9 %82.2 %42.2 %23.0
Total- - -27.6 %67.0 %44.3 %72.0 %92.4 %85.1 %42.5 %23.3

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
2017Athletics (AAA)P151479.28161  1          
2017AthleticsP101058.2180000000 1   1.000 
2018Athletics (A+)P113.2000  0          
2018AthleticsP6627.2000000000 3   .000 
2019Athletics (AAA)P4418.0210  0          
Total- - -P161686.1180000000 4   1.000 

SeasonTeamPosInnrSZrCERArSBrGDPrARMrGFPrPMDRSBIZPlaysRZROOZFSRFRMARMDPRRngRErrRUZRUZR/150
2017AthleticsP58.20 1  102     0.0      
2018AthleticsP27.20 0  000     -0.1      
Total- - -P86.10 1  102     -0.2      

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)
Total- - -P86.10.0%      (0)0.0%      (1)0.0%      (1)0.0%     (0)100.0%      (2)100.0%      (5)

SeasonTeamRA9-WARBIP-WinsLOB-WinsFDP-WinsRARWARDollarsSalary
2017Athletics1.60.40.61.06.00.6$4.7 
2018Athletics-0.5-0.4-0.7-1.15.20.5$4.3 
Total- - -1.10.0-0.10.011.21.1$9.1 


  • $0.5m / 1 Years (2018) (Edit)
    • signed by Oakland Athletics (League Minimum - Pre Arb)
    • 2018: $0.5M
    • Submitted by Craig Edwards
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  • 2012 June Amateur Draft - Round: CAs, Pick: 25, Overall: 56
    • Team: Chicago Cubs
    • School: Heritage HS (CA)