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Charlie Blackmon CFRockies

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2014 Projections (seasonal age 27)
PA AVG HR R RBI SB TAv WARP
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Birth Date7-1-1986
Height6' 3"
Weight210 lbs
Age27 years, 9 months, 18 days
BatsL
ThrowsL
2010
-0.72011
0.42012
1.22013
1.02014
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WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2011 COL 24 27 102 98 9 25 1 0 1 29 3 8 0 0 1 8 5 1 .255 .277 .296 .191 -5.3 -1.3 -0.7
2012 COL 25 42 121 113 15 32 8 0 2 46 4 17 3 0 1 9 1 2 .283 .325 .407 .236 2.3 1.3 0.4
2013 COL 26 82 258 246 35 76 17 2 6 115 7 49 3 0 2 22 7 0 .309 .336 .467 .273 14.1 -3.3 1.2
2014 COL 27 18 65 61 11 26 5 1 1 36 3 3 0 1 0 10 4 2 .426 .446 .590 .347 7.7 0.0 0.8
Career1695465187015931310226177761449175.307.336.436.25918.8-3.21.7

Advanced

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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2008 TRI A- 68 321 .297 .262 .355 .388 .269 .378 105 12.5 9.1 -0.8 0.3 -1.5 21.4 2.2 21.4 2.2
2009 MOD A+ 133 616 .291 .265 .338 .402 .267 .350 97 19.9 17.8 -0.5 -4.5 -1.0 32.2 2.8 32.2 2.8
2010 TUL AA 86 381 .307 .263 .341 .393 .262 .311 100 19.1 10.9 -0.2 -4.8 1.8 29.1 2.5 29.1 2.5
2011 COL MLB 27 102 .191 .247 .313 .384 .255 .270 113 -6.9 2.8 -0.6 -1.3 -0.5 -5.3 -0.7 -5.3 -0.7
2011 CSP AAA 58 272 .291 .286 .357 .450 .266 .356 128 9.8 8.4 -2.8 0.8 2.6 21.6 2.1 21.6 2.1
2012 COL MLB 42 121 .236 .254 .315 .413 .263 .319 110 -2.8 3.3 -0.9 1.3 0.9 2.3 0.4 2.3 0.4
2012 TRI A- 17 69 .300 .231 .308 .328 .241 .271 100 2.8 1.9 -0.4 -0.5 -0.9 3.4 0.3 3.4 0.3
2012 CSP AAA 59 264 .291 .274 .339 .433 .264 .350 108 9.1 7.8 0.4 -3.6 1.5 21.1 1.7 21.1 1.7
2012 TOR Wnt 26 114 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .375 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 COL MLB 82 258 .273 .247 .307 .383 .252 .366 112 3.3 6.8 -1.1 -3.3 3.0 14.1 1.2 14.1 1.2
2013 CSP AAA 68 299 .266 .281 .350 .443 .273 .329 114 2 8.6 0.8 -4.9 2.0 13.8 0.9 13.8 0.9
2014 COL MLB 18 65 .347 .263 .330 .406 .268 .431 108 5.5 1.7 0 0.0 0.0 7.7 0.8 7.7 0.8

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2008 TRI A- 321 42 98 21 5 2 33 16 37 13 7 .338 .389 .466 .128 .297 21.4 0.3 2.2
2009 MOD A+ 616 87 169 34 7 7 69 39 83 30 13 .307 .372 .433 .125 .291 32.2 -4.5 2.8
2010 TUL AA 381 53 100 22 4 11 55 32 43 19 7 .297 .362 .484 .187 .307 29.1 -4.8 2.5
2011 COL MLB 102 9 25 1 0 1 8 3 8 5 1 .255 .277 .296 .041 .191 -5.3 -1.3 -0.7
2011 CSP AAA 272 49 82 19 4 10 49 19 34 12 5 .337 .393 .572 .235 .291 21.6 0.8 2.1
2012 CSP AAA 264 55 69 18 4 5 34 29 42 10 0 .303 .385 .482 .180 .291 21.1 -3.6 1.7
2012 COL MLB 121 15 32 8 0 2 9 4 17 1 2 .283 .325 .407 .124 .236 2.3 1.3 0.4
2012 TRI A- 69 8 14 5 0 1 3 7 10 3 0 .237 .348 .373 .136 .300 3.4 -0.5 0.3
2012 TOR Wnt 114 14 31 6 1 1 12 14 16 2 3 .323 .421 .438 .115 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2013 CSP AAA 299 56 74 15 6 3 40 35 41 7 5 .288 .376 .428 .140 .266 13.8 -4.9 0.9
2013 COL MLB 258 35 76 17 2 6 22 7 49 7 0 .309 .336 .467 .159 .273 14.1 -3.3 1.2
2014 COL MLB 65 11 26 5 1 1 10 3 3 4 2 .426 .446 .590 .164 .347 7.7 0.0 0.8

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
2011 326 0.5215 0.5092 0.8795 0.6471 0.3590 0.9182 0.8036 0.1205
2012 448 0.4621 0.4844 0.8479 0.6425 0.3485 0.9173 0.7381 0.1521
2013 936 0.4904 0.5192 0.8292 0.6362 0.4067 0.9178 0.6959 0.1687
2014 245 0.4776 0.4816 0.9237 0.5897 0.3828 0.9710 0.8571 0.0678
Career19550.48750.50480.85370.63360.38240.92440.74370.1442

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-03-02 2013-03-14 Camp 12 0 - Knee Infection - -
2012-05-02 2012-07-04 Minors 63 58 Left Sprain Turf Toe - -
2012-03-26 2012-04-14 15-DL 19 7 Left Recovery From Inflammation Big Toe - -
2012-03-22 2012-03-26 Camp 4 0 Left Inflammation Big Toe - -
2011-07-08 2011-09-29 60-DL 83 74 Right Foot Surgery 5th Metatarsal Fracture 2011-07-11 -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2014 COL $501,000
2013 COL $
2012 COL $480,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
1 yrPrevious$480,000
2011Current$501,000
2 yrPvs + Cur$981,000
2 yrTotal$981,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
1 y 102 dDiamond Sports1 year/$0.501M (2014)

Details
  • 1 year/$0.501M (2014). Re-signed by Colorado 3/9/14 ($205,379 in minors).
  • 1 year (2013). Re-signed by Colorado 3/6/13.
  • 1 year/$0.48M (2012). Re-signed by Colorado 3/3/12.
  • 1 year (2011). Contract purchased by Colorado 6/6/11.
  • Drafted by Colorado 2008 (2-72) (Georgia Tech). Signed 6/08, $0.563M signing bonus.

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Platoon

SORT_FIELD PLATOON AVG OBP SLG TAv
10 vs L (Multi) .309 .331 .443 .253
11 vs R (Multi) .297 .329 .445 .256
18 Split (Multi) -.011 -.002 .002 .003
19 LgAvg (Multi) .027 .038 .071 .034
30 vs L (2013) .296 .315 .437 .247
31 vs R (2013) .314 .344 .480 .272
38 Split (2013) .019 .029 .043 .025
39 LgAvg (2013) .026 .037 .071 .034

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-04-09 19:00:00 (link to chat)que pasa? 12 tm H2H categories 6X6 (hlds & OPS) keeper. at $1 each; Owings, Colabello, Blackmon, and Semien. Who will I drop first who will be on my team all year and who will I sign to a 3 year contract?
(Julio from San Antonio)
Que pasa compa, Charlie Blackmon is the guy I think you’re cutting first and I think you’ll have a very happy life with Chris Owings. He's growing on me in a very positive way and I think he might be able to contribute across all 5 offensive categories. (Mauricio Rubio)
2013-12-17 13:00:00 (link to chat)Who do you think wins the spring battle between Charlie Blackmon and Corey Dickerson?
(Nick from Vegas)
I've never been so torn in my life. (Jason Parks)
2012-01-24 13:00:00 (link to chat)Does Dexter Fowler stay in the majors and in Jim Tracy's starting lineup all year long? Do you see him as a breakout candidate this year?
(Peter from Westtown)
It's hard to say if he stays in it all year, since they seem to keep him on a short leash, and Charlie Blackmon will still be kicking around in the background, but I do think Fowler has what it takes to hit .260 or .270 while OBPing .350 and stealing 30 bases. Whether that will be enough for the Rockies to keep him in centerfield and leading off, we'll have to see, but I'd like to that he will play well and be kept around. (Derek Carty)
2011-06-02 13:00:00 (link to chat)Given their abundance of outfielders, any chance the Rockies give Charlie Blackmon a look before September?
(Brady from Florida)
If Dexter Fowler’s struggles continue, there’s definitely a chance we see Blackmon starting in the Rockies OF within a couple months. (Derek Carty)


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