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Michael Blazek PBrewers

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2015 Full Season Projections (seasonal age 25)
IP ERA WHIP SO W L SV WARP
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Birth Date3-16-1989
Height6' 0"
Weight205 lbs
Age26 years, 2 months, 9 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
2011
2012
-0.42013
2014
-0.12015
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2013 MIL 24 7 0 7.0 0.0 7.0 0 1 0 0 0 0 32 6 4 3 1 10 3 3 0 4 3.86 5.02 7.20 -1.8 -0.2
2013 SLN 24 11 0 10.3 0.0 10.3 0 0 0 0 0 0 52 10 8 8 2 17 10 10 1 10 6.97 6.79 6.37 -1.6 -0.2
2015 MIL 26 18 0 22.7 0.0 22.7 4 1 0 1 0 0 94 15 6 4 0 18 10 9 0 21 1.59 2.68 3.09 4.5 0.6
Career36040.00.040.042010017831181534523221353.384.154.661.10.2

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
2007 CRD Rk 10 3 34.7 5.35 98 .251 .266 .365 .381 .272 .352 110 5.3 0.5 5.3 0.5
2008 JCY Rk 13 9 46.3 5.18 87 .273 .259 .331 .379 .262 .328 96 3.0 0.3 3.0 0.3
2009 BAT A- 15 12 64.0 4.44 99 .288 .241 .318 .344 .250 .354 102 5.6 0.6 5.6 0.6
2010 QUD A 32 11 103.0 4.63 105 .224 .256 .334 .382 .257 .280 107 20.7 2.1 20.7 2.1
2010 PMB A+ 1 1 4.3 7.66 3 .401 .258 .332 .350 .258 .450 88 -2.0 -0.2 -2.0 -0.2
2011 SFD AA 24 24 133.7 5.73 96 .285 .261 .328 .394 .251 .319 114 15.2 1.5 16.4 1.4
2011 MEM AAA 2 2 12.0 6.02 84 .242 .291 .357 .487 .277 .194 99 0.5 0.1 0.4 0.1
2012 SFD AA 40 7 80.0 6.39 56 .244 .254 .321 .387 .263 .254 99 -1.7 -0.2 -2.3 -0.4
2012 MEM AAA 2 1 3.3 13.05 -90 .446 .276 .345 .406 .273 .455 91 -1.7 -0.2 -1.7 -0.2
2013 MIL MLB 7 0 7.0 7.20 32 .269 .256 .320 .420 .264 .208 106 -1.8 -0.2 -1.8 -0.2
2013 SLN MLB 11 0 10.3 6.37 42 .301 .254 .319 .383 .262 .276 99 -1.6 -0.2 -1.6 -0.2
2013 SFD AA 17 0 19.7 2.59 142 .185 .248 .309 .387 .254 .244 103 5.1 0.5 5.1 0.5
2013 MEM AAA 19 0 26.0 4.64 101 .221 .250 .322 .377 .253 .246 95 1.7 0.2 1.7 0.2
2014 NAS AAA 37 17 102.3 5.01 89 .271 .274 .339 .428 .266 .317 91 8.9 0.9 10.7 1.1
2015 MIL MLB 18 0 22.7 3.09 126 .212 .262 .325 .401 .271 .238 99 3.6 0.4 4.5 0.6

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
2007 CRD Rk 3 3 0 10 3 34.7 33 13 42 1 46% .352 8.6 3.4 0.3 10.9 1.33 2.59 5.3 0.5
2008 JCY Rk 1 4 0 13 9 46.3 49 16 47 4 50% .328 9.5 3.1 0.8 9.1 1.40 5.05 3.0 0.3
2009 BAT A- 4 9 0 15 12 64.0 73 24 62 3 49% .354 10.3 3.4 0.4 8.7 1.52 4.50 5.6 0.6
2010 PMB A+ 0 1 0 1 1 4.3 9 5 2 0 60% .450 18.8 10.5 0.0 4.2 3.26 12.56 -2.0 -0.2
2010 QUD A 8 4 3 32 11 103.0 78 31 104 5 47% .280 6.8 2.7 0.4 9.1 1.06 2.71 20.7 2.1
2011 MEM AAA 2 0 0 2 2 12.0 8 9 6 1 57% .194 6.0 6.8 0.8 4.5 1.42 3.75 0.4 0.1
2011 SFD AA 11 6 0 24 24 133.7 148 64 128 25 50% .319 10.0 4.3 1.7 8.6 1.59 5.45 16.4 1.4
2012 SFD AA 5 8 0 40 7 80.0 61 34 83 11 44% .254 6.9 3.8 1.2 9.3 1.19 4.16 -2.3 -0.4
2012 MEM AAA 0 1 0 2 1 3.3 6 2 1 1 25% .455 16.2 5.4 2.7 2.7 2.40 10.80 -1.7 -0.2
2013 SFD AA 0 0 7 17 0 19.7 11 10 25 0 56% .244 5.0 4.6 0.0 11.4 1.07 0.92 5.1 0.5
2013 MEM AAA 1 2 2 19 0 26.0 17 16 27 1 36% .246 5.9 5.5 0.3 9.3 1.27 2.77 1.7 0.2
2013 MIL MLB 0 1 0 7 0 7.0 6 3 4 1 40% .208 7.7 3.9 1.3 5.1 1.29 3.86 -1.8 -0.2
2013 SLN MLB 0 0 0 11 0 10.3 10 10 10 2 48% .276 8.7 8.7 1.7 8.7 1.94 6.97 -1.6 -0.2
2014 NAS AAA 4 4 1 37 17 102.3 106 40 87 9 49% .317 9.3 3.5 0.8 7.7 1.43 4.13 10.7 1.1
2015 MIL MLB 4 1 0 18 0 22.7 15 10 21 0 59% .238 6.0 4.0 0.0 8.3 1.10 1.59 4.5 0.6

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT
2013 334 0.4222 0.4701 0.7771 0.6738 0.3212 0.8632 0.6452 0.2229
2015 361 0.3961 0.4211 0.6842 0.5664 0.3257 0.8148 0.5352 0.3158
Career6950.40860.44460.72880.6180.32350.83810.58810.2712

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2014-06-18 2014-06-27 Minors 9 0 Left Abdomen Strain Oblique -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 MIL $508,500
2014 MIL $
2013 SLN $
YearsDescriptionSalary
2011Current$508,500
1 yrTotal$508,500

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
0 y 67 d1 year/$0.5085M (2015)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.5085M (2015). Re-signed by Milwaukee 3/15.
  • 1 year (2014). Re-signed by Milwaukee 3/14.
  • 1 year (2013). Contract purchased by St. Louis 11/20/12. Re-signed by St. Louis 3/13. Acquired by Milwaukee in trade from St. Louis 9/1/13 (player to be named in 8/30/13 John Axford deal).
  • Drafted by St. Louis 2007 (35-1,068) (Arbor View HS, Las Vegas).

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BP Articles

Michael Blazek is referenced in the following articles.

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  Title Author Date
This article requires BP Premium accessWhat You Need to Know: Bummed!Daniel Rathman2015-05-22
Expert FAAB Review: Week SixMike Gianella2015-05-12
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This article requires BP Premium accessPainting the Black: Who Are These Guys?R.J. Anderson2015-04-07
Notes from the Field: Seven Days and 32 Prospects in the DesertAl Skorupa2015-04-01
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: Breaking Down August's Buzzer-Beating TradesJason Cole2013-09-03
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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 30, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-30
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 29, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-29
This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: August 14, 2013Clint Chisam2013-08-14
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This article requires BP Premium accessDaily Roundup: Around the League: June 23, 2013Clint Chisam2013-06-23
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PITCHf/x Pitcher Profile

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Michael Blazek has thrown 696 pitches that have been tracked by the PITCHf/x system between 2013 and 2015, all of them occuring in the MLB Regular Season. In 2015, he has relied primarily on his Slider (83mph), Fourseam Fastball (94mph) and Curve (77mph), also mixing in a Sinker (93mph). He also rarely throws a Change (85mph).