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Bert BlylevenCareer Feats
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Bert Blyleven
PositionsP-699Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameRik Aalbert Blyleven
Height6-3Weight207BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateApril 6,1951 [68.013]PlaceZeist,Netherlands
High SchoolSantiago (Garden Grove,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Minnesota Twins [Team Picks] in the 3rd round (55th overall) of the 1969 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsDick Wiencik
MLB DebutJune 5,1970 [19.060]
OrganizationsMIN [12] CLE [5] CAL [3] PIT [3] TEX [2] Awards3Awards Voting6-100
TBC Player ID8929Retrosheet IDblylb001MLBAM ID111126
RelationshipsFather of Todd Blyleven
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Player Notes:   Opening Day Starter for Minnesota Twins in 1972-1976,1987, Texas Rangers in 1977, Pittsburgh Pirates 1979-1980, Cleveland Indians in 1981,1985 and California Angels in 1990 ... Threw a no-hitter on September 22,1977 against the California Angels ... The Minnesota Twins retired his #28 on July 16, 2011
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This is a list of Major League games for Bert Blyleven that are deemed to be noteworthy throughout his career.

Career Pitching Feats

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Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1970-06-0519.060MINWS2ANW 2-1box - pbp11W7.0511117-----------068First Career Game, First Career Game Started
1970-08-0419.120MINMILHNW 5-2box - pbp113W9.0722-112-1---------08412 Strikeouts
1970-08-2619.142MINBOSHNW 7-0box - pbp119W9.04---18-----------092Shutout, Game Score of 92
1970-09-1619.163MINCALHNL 1-5box - pbp124L6.285212101----------04910 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1971-04-0720.001MINMILHDW 4-0box - pbp128W9.04---26--1--------088Shutout
1971-05-1220.036MINBOSHNW 1-0box - pbp135W9.07----11-----------09111 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 91
1971-05-1720.041MINCALANW 3-2box - pbp136W8.072--112-----------07812 Strikeouts
1971-05-2620.050MINMILANW 4-1box - pbp138W9.0811-212--1--------08312 Strikeouts
1971-09-0120.148MINCHAHNL 0-2box - pbp159   10.05---16-----------094Game Score of 94
1971-09-0520.152MINOAKHDW 7-3box - pbp160W9.01132-311-1---------06811 Strikeouts
1971-09-1520.162MINMILANW 1-0box - pbp162W9.06---19-----------089Shutout
1971-09-2920.176MINCALHDW 1-0box - pbp165W9.010---27-----------077Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1972-05-0321.027MINMILANW 7-0box - pbp170W9.04---1101----------09410 Strikeouts, Game Score of 94
1972-05-2121.045MINTEXADL 2-5box - pbp175L7.06331110-----------06310 Strikeouts
1972-05-2621.050MINTEXHNW 7-0box - pbp176W9.05---37--1--------085Shutout
1972-07-0821.093MINNYAHDL 0-1box - pbp186   10.07---610-----------08410 Strikeouts
1972-08-0421.120MINOAKHNW 5-4box - pbp192W6.1633-210-----------06310 Strikeouts
1972-08-1921.135MINBALANL 1-2box - pbp194L6.2622-3101-1--------06610 Strikeouts
1972-09-1121.158MINOAKHNW 3-2box - pbp199W9.0622-1101-1--------08410 Strikeouts
1972-09-2221.169MINCALHNW 1-0box - pbp1101W9.05----8-----------092Shutout, Game Score of 92
1972-09-2721.174MINOAKANL 0-1box - pbp1102L10.1711-29-----------090Game Score of 90
1972-10-0421.181MINCHAHDW 14-2box - pbp1104W6.03221-10--1--------06810 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1973-05-1522.039MINTEXANW 9-5box - pbp1113W9.0752-210-----------07110 Strikeouts
1973-05-1922.043MINCHAADW 8-3box - pbp1114W9.05331413--1--------07413 Strikeouts
1973-05-2422.048MINKCAHNW 2-0box - pbp1115W9.01---27-----------0951-hitter, Shutout, Game Score of 95
1973-05-2922.053MINMILANW 1-0box - pbp1116W9.06---29-----------087Shutout
1973-06-0822.063MINBALANW 2-0box - pbp1118W9.02---351-1--------0892-hitter, Shutout
1973-06-1622.071MINDETADW 5-0box - pbp1120W9.04----7--1--------093Game Score of 93
1973-06-2122.076MINCALHNW 1-0box - pbp1121W9.08---17-----------083Shutout
1973-06-2522.080MINCHAANL 2-3box - pbp1122L8.01033-210--1--------06510 Strikeouts
1973-06-2922.084MINCALANW 4-0box - pbp1123W9.04---12-----------086Shutout
1973-07-1122.096MINBOSHDW 3-0box - pbp1126W9.06---15-----------085Shutout
1973-08-0522.121MINKCAHDW 7-1box - pbp1131W9.0311--6-----------091Game Score of 91
1973-08-2622.142MINMILHDL 2-3box - pbp1136L7.29331-11-----------06411 Strikeouts
1973-09-1422.161MINCHAANW 6-0box - pbp1140W9.04---112-----------09612 Strikeouts, Game Score of 96
1973-09-2622.173MINOAKANW 4-1box - pbp1143W9.011--18-----------095Game Score of 95
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1974-04-0923.003MINCHAHDW 3-1box - pbp1146W8.0911--10-----------07710 Strikeouts
1974-04-2023.014MINTEXANL 0-1box - pbp1148L8.271--113-----------08613 Strikeouts
1974-05-0423.028MINDETHDW 10-0box - pbp1151W9.04---26-----------088Shutout
1974-05-2423.048MINTEXHNW 9-0box - pbp1155W9.05----11-----------09511 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 95
1974-07-0423.089MINTEXHNW 3-1box - pbp1163W9.0111146--1--------0811-hitter
1974-08-2023.136MINNYAANL 1-2box - pbp1173L8.0921-310--1--------06810 Strikeouts
1974-08-3023.146MINBOSHNW 3-2box - pbp1175W9.042--214-----------09014 Strikeouts, Game Score of 90
1974-09-1223.159MINOAKHNL 1-2box - pbp1177L9.0621-1101-1--------08410 Strikeouts
1974-09-2123.168MINCALHDW 8-1box - pbp1179W9.0411-412-----------08712 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1975-04-2024.014MINOAKADL 1-4box - pbp1185L8.0442-312-----------07412 Strikeouts
1975-06-2724.082MINTEXANL 0-2box - pbp1195L8.03222310-----------06810 Strikeouts
1975-07-2124.106MINNYAHNW 3-0box - pbp1200W9.04---15-----------089Shutout
1975-07-2524.110MINCALANW 12-1box - pbp1201W9.0511-2111-1--------08811 Strikeouts
1975-08-1024.126MINDETADW 4-0box - pbp1205W9.04---16-----------090Game Score of 90
1975-08-2724.143MINMILANW 1-0box - pbp1209W11.06---113-----------010513 Strikeouts, Game Score of 105
1975-09-1524.162MINCALHNW 7-6box - pbp1213   10.01265-312-----------06412 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1976-05-1525.039MINCALANW 5-2box - pbp1224W9.0822-112-----------08212 Strikeouts
1976-06-0525.060TEXDETHNL 2-3box - pbp1229L11.01032-310-----------08110 Strikeouts
1976-06-2125.076TEXOAKANW 1-0box - pbp1232W10.01---48-----------0981-hitter, Shutout, 100th career Win, Game Score of 98
1976-06-2625.081TEXCHAHNW 1-0box - pbp1233W10.010---25--1--------081Shutout
1976-07-2625.111TEXMINANW 3-0box - pbp1239W9.02---19-----------097Game Score of 97
1976-08-0525.121TEXCALHNW 1-0box - pbp1241W9.06----4-----------086Shutout
1976-08-2025.136TEXCLEHNW 3-0box - pbp1244W9.03---28-----------092Shutout, Game Score of 92
1976-09-2525.172TEXKCAHNW 1-0box - pbp1251W9.04---211--1--------09311 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 93
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1977-05-0326.027TEXDETANW 13-0box - pbp1258W9.04---112-----------09612 Strikeouts, Game Score of 96
1977-06-1326.068TEXCLEANW 3-0box - pbp1266W9.04---16-----------090Game Score of 90
1977-07-2226.107TEXBALANW 5-1box - pbp1272W9.0411-114-----------09514 Strikeouts, Game Score of 95
1977-08-0826.124TEXOAKHNW 5-2box - pbp1276W9.05211110-----------08010 Strikeouts
1977-09-2226.169TEXCALANW 6-0box - pbp1282W9.0----17-----------099Game Score of 99
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1978-04-2627.020PITNYNANW 1-0box - pbp1286W11.06---48-----------094Game Score of 94
1978-05-1027.034PITSFNADW 5-1box - pbp1289W9.0611-212-----------08712 Strikeouts
1978-05-2027.044PITMONADW 6-0box - pbp1291W9.03---38-----------090Game Score of 90
1978-08-2927.145PITCINANW 5-0box - pbp1310W9.04---28-----------090Game Score of 90
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1980-04-1929.013PITSLNHDL 1-2box - pbp1356   7.04111212-----------07312 Strikeouts
1980-05-3129.055PITNYNHNW 5-0box - pbp1364W9.07---16-----------084Shutout
1980-07-0629.091PITCHNHDW 5-4box - pbp1372   10.09442112-----------06812 Strikeouts
1980-07-2429.109PITSDNANW 7-1box - pbp1376W9.06111111-----------08211 Strikeouts
1980-08-1629.132PITMONHNW 5-0box - pbp1379W9.02---112-----------01002-hitter, 12 Strikeouts, Shutout, Game Score of 100
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1981-04-1830.012CLEMILADW 5-0box - pbp1389W9.04----8-----------094Game Score of 94
1981-05-0630.030CLETORANW 4-1box - pbp1391W9.0211-29-----------092Game Score of 92
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1983-04-2232.016CLECHAHDW 5-1box - pbp1415W9.0211-111-11--------0962-hitter, 11 Strikeouts, Game Score of 96
1983-05-0332.027CLEMINANW 3-1box - pbp1417W8.0411-210-----------08310 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1984-06-2433.079CLESEAANW 5-0box - pbp1448W9.02---15--1--------093Game Score of 93
1984-08-1233.128CLENYAHDW 6-0box - pbp1458W9.05----5--1--------089Shutout
1984-09-1233.159CLECALANW 7-1box - pbp1464W9.02111212-----------08912 Strikeouts
1984-09-2633.173CLESEAHNW 1-0box - pbp1467W9.07---161----------084Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1985-05-0334.027CLETEXHNW 4-0box - pbp1474W9.04---39-----------089Shutout
1985-05-2734.051CLEMILADW 8-0box - pbp1479W9.03----10-----------09810 Strikeouts, Game Score of 98
1985-06-1434.069CLEOAKHNW 6-1box - pbp1482W9.051--37-----------082200th career Win
1985-06-1934.074CLECALHNW 2-0box - pbp1483W9.03----7-----------095Shutout, Game Score of 95
1985-06-2434.079CLECALANW 2-1box - pbp1484W9.0411-110-----------09110 Strikeouts, Game Score of 91
1985-07-1334.098CLEKCAHNL 1-5box - pbp1488L9.011551-10--2--------06110 Strikeouts
1985-08-1734.133MINSEAHDW 2-0box - pbp1495W9.03---48-----------088Shutout
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1986-07-1335.098MINNYAHDW 5-0box - pbp1525W9.03---18--1--------094Shutout, Game Score of 94
1986-08-0135.117MINOAKHNW 10-1box - pbp1529W9.02111115-----------0942-hitter, 15 Strikeouts, Game Score of 94
1986-08-1135.127MINCALANW 2-0box - pbp1531W9.03---26-----------090Game Score of 90
1986-09-0235.149MINMILHNW 4-0box - pbp1535W9.05---18-----------090Shutout, Game Score of 90
1986-09-2435.171MINKCAHNL 1-2box - pbp1539L9.09221-14-----------07814 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1987-05-0136.025MINNYAHNW 7-4box - pbp1547W8.08442210---4-40.0---05410 Strikeouts
1987-06-1536.070MINMILANW 5-0box - pbp1556W9.04---26-----------088Shutout
1987-07-2636.111MINTORADL 2-4box - pbp1564L8.0943-3123----------06412 Strikeouts
1987-09-0336.150MINBOSHDW 2-1box - pbp1572   9.0611-4111----------08211 Strikeouts
Game DateAgeTeamOppH/AD/NResultBox+PBPSeqG#DecIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBPitStrBalStr%FouSwCalInPlGscNotes
1989-04-1638.010CALSEAADW 10-0box - pbp1614W9.04---16---92593364.167232390Game Score of 90
1989-06-2138.076CALTORHNL 1-6box - pbp1625   9.0411--9---93662771.01210232192Game Score of 92
1989-07-1838.103CALTORANW 1-0box - pbp1630W9.05---16--198683069.4216172488Shutout
1989-09-2838.175CALKCAHNW 2-0box - pbp1644W9.07---16--1126854167.52313222784Shutout
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Career Batting Feats

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Game DateTeamOppPosLnG#ABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPNotes
1970-06-05MINWS2p912---------1--1--First Career Game