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Charlie BlackmonHigh Level: MLB Current Team: Colorado Rockies MLB Years: 2011-2017
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PositionsCF-856, RF-180, LF-105, OF-52Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameCharles Cobb Blackmon
Height6-3Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJuly 1,1986 [31.231]PlaceSuwanee,Georgia
High SchoolNorth Gwinnett (Suwanee,GA)
CollegeGeorgia Tech (Atlanta,GA), Young Harris College (Young Harris,GA)

DraftedSelected by the Colorado Rockies in the 2nd round (72nd overall) of the 2008 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Boston Red Sox in the 20th round (618th overall) of the 2005 Amateur Entry Draft ... Selected by the Florida Marlins in the 28th round (848th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$563,000Signing ScoutsAlan MatthewsService Time5.102 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2009-COL-#10
MLB DebutJune 7,2011 [24.341]
OrganizationsCOL [10] Awards10Awards Voting2-206
TBC Player ID45914Retrosheet IDblacc001MLBAM ID453568
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed83Power70Contact80XBH59RBIs67Runs77Hitting92Durability66Team.466Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2008Georgia TechACCNCAA-1-31cf-of216225068991238452552021164203.396.469.5641.03314123292.408.168.328.4526.857.191.052.7431.2523.23
2008Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-col16of216829042982152331371637103222.338.390.466.85613528321.379.128.203.3754.9811.532.310.62145.0028.57
2009Modesto NutsCalifA+col34cf221335508716934776930133983193515.307.370.433.80323848616.348.126.227.3556.3313.472.131.1478.5728.40
2010Tulsa DrillersTexAAcol7cf2386337531002241155197324343524.297.360.484.84416337381.309.187.318.3668.4011.291.342.8930.6437.00
2011Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol16rf245824349821941049125193452302.337.393.572.96513933272.356.235.342.4146.9912.501.793.6824.3040.24
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol8lf2427989251018513801012.255.277.296.573292102.270.041.112.2522.947.842.670.9898.008.00
2012Tri-City Dust DevilsNwstA-col49cf25175981450133071030001.237.348.373.72122669.271.136.305.32510.1414.491.431.4559.0042.86
2012Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol8cf25592285569184534100294232216.303.385.482.86711027264.350.179.351.37510.9815.911.451.8945.6039.13
2012Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         762876383234637130365262217.289.378.460.83813233333.333.171.341.36510.8115.621.441.8047.8339.76
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol8rf-lf2542113153280291241731004.283.325.407.7324610121.319.124.150.3213.3114.054.251.6556.5031.25
2013Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAcol8cf2668257567415634075354131326.288.376.428.80411024299.329.140.284.35311.7113.711.171.0085.6732.43
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol19rf-cf268224635761726227074932001.309.336.467.80311525258.366.158.215.3512.7118.997.002.3341.0032.89
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol19rf-cf2715459382171273197228103196136553.288.335.440.77526149648.315.152.234.3394.7814.813.102.9331.2128.65
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol19cf28157614931763191758431346112135424.287.347.450.79727657682.325.163.287.3456.7416.422.432.4936.1232.39
2016Modesto NutsCalifA+col20o2928110000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.1100.0012.500.000.000.000.00
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol19cf29143578111187355298217943102134342.324.381.552.93331969641.351.228.317.3946.7115.912.374.5219.9336.90
2017Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol19cf30159644137213351437104141065135103394.331.399.6011.00038786725.371.270.377.4148.9718.622.085.1017.4140.38
MLB Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter764288648288015433111355115451995195522152120.305.359.497.85614332983177.339.192.285.0006.2616.342.613.4926.0033.86
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter491197235160713430392839437177291471420826.308.375.466.8419182032230.342.158.276.0007.9413.051.641.7550.5633.44
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1857281602255214181232910831171158314.309.384.493.87735984835.344.184.324.0009.9414.011.412.1640.4437.33
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter86337531002241155197324343524.297.360.484.84416337381.309.187.318.0008.4011.291.342.8930.6437.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1355588817034776930133984193515.305.367.428.79523948624.345.123.224.0006.2513.462.151.1279.7128.24
A- Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter85349501122653361672347133223.321.382.450.83215734390.362.129.221.0005.9012.052.040.77116.3330.36
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter6225068991238452552021164203.396.469.5641.03314123292.408.168.328.0006.857.191.052.7431.2523.23
Colorado Rockies Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter764288648288015433111355115451995195522152120.305.359.497.85614332983177.339.192.285.0006.2616.342.613.4926.0033.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games1626121021873372475241042110125344.305.359.497.85630463674.339.192.285.0006.2616.342.613.4926.0033.86
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626511162004410139331125896165739.308.375.466.84130367736.342.158.276.0007.9413.051.641.7550.5633.44

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2007Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Rs31Rel200018.0010100001.02220200004.0018.00--18.00--0.00--
2008Georgia TechACCNCAA-1Jr31Rel210018.0010100001.04421110005.0036.009.009.009.001.00--
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter0018.0020200002.06641310004.5027.004.5013.504.500.33--

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2008Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col21OF52--103744114110.9652.12------6876.568.4
2009Modesto Nuts CalifA+col22CF111--25143-258255.9882.30------13383.579.3
2010Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23LF4--9-1-109.9002.25------864.72.9
2010Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23CF71--151761164158.9632.23------8682.651.1
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24LF4--41-1551.0001.25------586.92.8
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24RF49--911043105101.9622.06------5884.534.0
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24CF3--7-2-97.7782.33------585.22.1
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24CF22164---441.0002.000.25-----277.41.2
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24LF2523198392--41411.0001.640.21-----2792.615.4
2012Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col25CF9--161--17171.0001.89------1752.911.8
2012Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col25LF1--2---221.0002.00------175.91.3
2012Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25CF55--1155-21201201.0002.18------5993.238.2
2012Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25LF3--4-2-64.6671.33------595.12.1
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25RF1711107232-125251.0001.470.23-----4240.510.5
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25LF1512114312-133331.0002.200.29-----4235.79.3
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25CF118-------------422.40.6
2013Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26CF65--136421142140.9862.15------6895.645.5
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26LF1788313---13131.0000.760.16-----8220.710.5
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26CF252219646-3-4946.9391.840.23-----8230.515.4
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26RF342624353-1-5453.9811.560.22-----8241.521.0
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27LF2211114332514035.8751.590.31-----15414.313.6
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27CF696051315312-156154.9872.230.30-----15444.842.6
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27RF73645731313-11341341.0001.840.23-----15447.445.1
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28RF74319---991.0001.290.29-----1574.54.3
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28LF14463101--11111.0000.790.17-----1578.98.6
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28CF1471381209308832319316.9912.150.26-----15793.690.7
2016Modesto Nuts CalifA+col29CF2--6---661.0003.00------2100.01.4
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29CF138135118329343-300297.9902.150.25-----14396.585.2
2017Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30CF1581581366339443347343.9882.170.25-----15999.497.5
MLB Totals for CF - 7 season(s)-   CF540516449111431715511751160.9872.150.26-----5400.00.0
MLB Totals for RF - 4 season(s)-   RF131105954216512222221.9951.690.23-----1310.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 5 season(s)-   LF9358572126752138133.9641.430.23-----930.00.0
AAA Totals for CF - 3 season(s)-   CF123--258943271267.9852.17------1230.00.0
AAA Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF49--911043105101.9622.06------490.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF7--8121119.8181.29------70.00.0
AA Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF71--151761164158.9632.23------710.00.0
AA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF4--9-1-109.9002.25------40.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 2 season(s)-   CF113--25743-264261.9892.31------1130.00.0
A- Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF52--103744114110.9652.12------520.00.0
A- Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF9--161--17171.0001.89------90.00.0
A- Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF1--2---221.0002.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2008Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col21---------52-
2009Modesto Nuts CalifA+col22-------111---
2010Tulsa Drillers TexAAcol23------471---
2011Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol24------4349--
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol24------252---
2012Tri-City Dust Devils NwstA-col25------19---
2012Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol25------355---
2012Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol25------15117--
2013Colorado Springs Sky Sox PCLAAAcol26-------65---
2013Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol26------172534--
2014Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol27------226973--
2015Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol28------141477--
2016Modesto Nuts CalifA+col29-------2---
2016Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol29-------138---
2017Colorado RockiesNLMLBcol30-------158---

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2010Scottsdale ScorpionsArizona Fall LgMinor2320721819203112113600000.264.376.417.79330585.254.153.34715.297.060.463.5324.0026.32
2011Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2419359111116105500000.314.400.486.88617340.345.172.34312.5012.501.002.5035.0027.27
2012Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB251330870011424500000.233.324.333.65710134.250.100.30011.7614.711.252.9430.0014.29
2013Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2614306115105306501001.367.472.6001.07218637.440.233.53316.2213.510.830.000.0054.55
2014Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2718555132116313700100.236.271.364.63520459.250.128.2185.0811.862.331.6955.0030.77
2015Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB281643101210141081100000.279.392.372.76416251.355.093.30215.6921.571.381.9643.0016.67
2016Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB292154121630590210910000.296.415.6301.04534865.275.334.48115.3813.850.907.6910.8050.00
2017Colorado RockiesMLB Spring TrainingMLB301956921613121041010100.375.419.6791.098381062.409.304.3936.4516.132.504.8418.6747.62
2017Colorado RockiesWild CardMLB3014000001000101000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs20721819203112113600000.264.376.417.79330585.254.153.34715.297.060.463.5324.0026.32
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs12030359911841243135405221201.300.383.505.88815334348.328.205.36311.4914.941.303.4525.2537.36
MLB Playoffs - Wild Card Totals - 1 yrs14000001000101000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.0000.0020.000.000.000.000.00

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2005Cotuit KettleersCape Cod LeagueCollege18113.421129003126.118101022224311.536.150.687.528.201.093.42.500
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs113.421129003126.318101022224311.526.150.687.528.201.093.42.500

Awards [10]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2008Minor League Short-Season All-Star Team (OF) ... Northwest League All-Star Team (OF)2
2013National League Player of the Week (September 16-September 22)1
2014National League Player of the Week (March 31-April 6)1
2016National League Player of the Week (August 8 - August 14) ... National League Player of the Week (June 20 - June 26) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3
2017National League Player of the Week (May 22–May 28) ... NL Player of the Month (May) ... NL Silver Slugger Award (OF)3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2018-01-12CFColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2018-2018 ($14m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2018-01-12
2017-01-12CFColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($7.3m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2017-01-12
2016-04-30CFColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2016-04-30
2016-04-15CFColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Turf toe, left footTeam Roster on 2016-04-15
2016-01-26CFColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.5m) [Avoids arbitration]Team Roster on 2016-01-26
2013-07-08CFColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-07-08
2013-05-29rfColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-05-29
2013-05-12rfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-05-12
2013-03-24lfColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2013-03-24
2013-03-07lfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveContractSigned to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)Team Roster on 2013-03-07
2012-08-19lfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-08-19
2012-07-04RF-LFColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DLTeam Roster on 2012-07-04
2012-05-25RF-LFColorado RockiesTri-City (A-)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Team Roster on 2012-05-25
2012-04-14OFColorado RockiesColorado Springs (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsOptioned to Colorado Springs (AAA)Team Roster on 2012-04-14
2012-04-04cf-lfColorado RockiesColorado Rockies (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Turf ToeTeam Roster on 2012-04-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2011-10-31InjuredActivated from DL 
2011-07-15InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2011-07-08InjuredDisabled -- Fractured left foot 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2008Colorado Rockies-21563,000-------563,000Signing Bonus out of 2008 Draft (2nd round - 72nd overall)
2011Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll24414,000-78944-2,722,607414,000977,000
2012Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll25480,000-76030-2,954,887480,0001,457,000
2013Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll26490,000-77530-3,021,531490,0001,947,0002013-03-07 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2013 ($0m)
2014Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll27501,000-77722143,256,497500,0002,448,000
2015Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll28517,5003.10263618303,571,283507,5002,965,500
2016Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll293,500,0004.102296868++3,498,245507,5006,465,5002016-01-26 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2016-2016 ($3.5m) [Avoids arbitration]
2017Colorado RockiesTeam Payroll307,300,000-172582++3,582,271535,00013,765,5002017-01-12 - Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($7.3m) [Avoids arbitration]
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red