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Blake DeWittTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2013 MLB Years: 2008-2013
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Drafted
Arizona Fall League
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

Positions3B-517, 2B-346, lf-37, SS-9, 1B-9Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameBlake R. DeWitt
Height5-11Weight175BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 20,1985 [33.087]PlaceSikeston,Missouri
High SchoolSikeston (Sikeston,MO)

DraftedSelected by the Los Angeles Dodgers [Team Picks] in the 1st round (28th overall) of the 2004 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$1,200,000Signing ScoutsMitch WebsterService Time4.051 (2013)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2005-LAN-#8 ... 2006-MLB-#82 ... 2006-LAN-#7 ... 2007-LAN-#8 ... 2008-LAN-#5
MLB DebutMarch 31,2008 [22.223]
OrganizationsLAN [7] CHN [3] ATL [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID46060Retrosheet IDdewib001MLBAM ID455088
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed33Power55Contact71XBH58RBIs56Runs41Hitting54Durability53Team.495Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2004Ogden RaptorsPioRklan63b18702996185193124711287831106.284.350.488.83814634332.348.204.298.3618.4323.492.793.6124.9240.00
2005Columbus CatfishSALAlan103b19120481611363131165013479403013.283.333.428.76120645522.317.145.214.3326.5115.132.322.1143.7333.09
2005Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-3b198314133017001300000.419.438.6131.05119432.444.194.226.4533.139.383.003.1331.0030.77
2005Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         128512651493431272013582403013.291.339.439.77822549554.325.148.215.3396.3214.802.342.1742.6732.89
2006Vero Beach DodgersFSLA+lan-2b2010642561114181186185457930518.268.339.442.78118837478.288.174.287.3389.4116.531.763.7723.6132.46
2006Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan-3b202610461910160182100004.183.241.221.462232112.220.038.106.2147.1418.752.630.89104.0010.53
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1325296713319119678653100305112.251.320.399.71921139590.275.148.251.3158.9816.951.893.2227.8429.32
2007Inland Empire 66ersCalifA+lan213b21833394810129284623204210107.298.338.466.80415839361.321.168.224.3495.5411.632.102.2242.3838.61
2007Jacksonville SunsSouAAlan263b214517820501316200172601101.281.306.466.7728320187.299.185.219.3323.7413.903.713.2129.6740.00
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         12851768151423146624276811208.292.327.466.79324159548.314.174.222.3434.9312.412.522.5536.9339.07
2008Las Vegas 51sPCLAAAlan332b222711116344241810101411104.306.366.486.8525410124.319.180.279.3718.0611.291.403.2327.7529.41
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan333b22117368459713295230456830596.264.344.383.72714124421.297.119.250.31810.6916.151.512.1440.8924.74
2009Albuquerque IsotopesPCLAAAlan332b-3b2392352649021974722484440328.256.349.426.77515037407.273.170.307.34011.7910.810.921.7250.2941.11
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan333b2331494103024003700102.204.245.388.63319553.195.184.245.2725.6613.212.333.7724.5050.00
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan332b2482256296915413022304932144.270.352.371.7239520292.329.101.219.32110.2716.781.630.34256.0028.99
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn92b245318418469142210173710241.250.314.375.6896914204.290.125.223.2998.3318.142.181.9646.0030.43
2010Totals for NL-NL         1354404711524555232478642385.261.336.373.70916434496.313.112.220.3129.4817.341.831.0188.0029.57
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn9lf-2b25121230216111452610123110016.265.305.413.7189520243.289.148.204.3134.9412.762.582.0646.0032.79
2012Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn33lf-2b2630102513300500142320000.127.246.157.403163118.165.030.167.20111.8619.491.640.000.0023.08
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn112b261829141001000200101.138.133.172.3055130.143.034.034.1300.006.670.000.000.0025.00
2013Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl-2b2726220000000100000.333.333.333.666206.400.000.000.2960.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl323b2743011000000001000.333.333.6671.000214.333.334.333.4240.000.000.000.000.00100.00
MLB Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter42611191182885311211357210719483101820.257.324.381.705426851247.292.124.223.0008.5815.561.811.6853.2929.51
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter60924283486571422168322141421541018315351.271.333.430.76310452312679.300.159.248.0008.0315.301.912.5435.7135.16
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter1515718713928111170327282714212.243.333.389.72222250655.266.146.273.00010.9912.521.141.6851.9135.97
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter71282266914172602154701105.245.282.376.65810622299.271.131.177.0005.0215.723.132.3440.2931.88
A+ Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1977951132285032711410866124406115.287.342.459.80136580871.309.172.258.0007.5814.241.883.1029.4435.09
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter120481611363131165013479403013.283.333.428.76120645522.317.145.214.0006.5115.132.322.1143.7333.09
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter702996185193124711287831106.284.350.488.83814634332.348.204.298.0008.4323.492.793.6124.9240.00
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23067378176316128652781246271312.262.340.379.71925549766.301.117.238.00010.1816.191.591.5756.0827.84
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1924434011121594920297020358.251.298.381.67916935477.278.130.201.0006.0814.682.411.8949.2231.53
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter43011000000001000.333.333.6671.000214.333.334.333.0000.000.000.000.000.00100.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1624264511020485131417431478.257.324.381.70516232474.292.124.223.0008.5815.561.811.6853.2929.51
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626469317538618864457109514114.271.333.430.76327861713.300.159.248.0008.0315.301.912.5435.7135.16

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2004Ogden Raptors PioRklan183B65--45118207183163.8912.51------7092.986.7
2005Columbus Catfish SALAlan193B109--731722216267245.9182.25------12090.880.1
2005Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan193B8--57--12121.0001.50------8100.06.0
2006Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan202B90--1692172049406386.9514.29------10684.968.7
2006Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan203B16--927143736.9732.25------10615.112.2
2006Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan203B23--1645736861.8972.65------2688.516.4
2006Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan202B3--47-311111.0003.67------2611.52.1
2007Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+lan213B81--651391513219204.9322.52------8397.658.3
2007Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan213B44--429115134133.9933.02------4597.831.4
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan222B22--44513119895.9694.32------2781.515.4
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan223B5--211-113131.0002.60------2718.53.5
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan221B2--7---771.0003.50------277.41.4
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan223B957772758193819259251.9692.640.35-----11781.258.6
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan222B2724193416229105103.9813.810.53-----11723.116.7
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan232B45--8999428192188.9794.18------9248.931.3
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan233B39--2558238583.9762.13------9242.427.1
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan23SS7--1118253129.9354.14------927.64.9
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan233B14568513111918.9471.290.26-----3145.28.6
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23SS21812--331.0001.500.38-----316.51.2
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan232B2-421--331.0001.500.75-----316.51.2
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan242B7876628169182741358351.9804.500.56-----8295.148.1
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn242B484641188119530212207.9764.310.50-----5390.629.6
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn243B118-22-42.5002.000.25-----531.90.6
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25LF2317155331--34341.0001.480.22-----12119.014.2
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn252B18151263840298078.9754.330.62-----12114.911.1
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn253B14879622533328.8482.000.35-----12111.68.6
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26LF13--2221-2524.9601.85------3043.39.3
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn261B7--445-549491.0007.00------3023.35.0
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn262B7--917-326261.0003.71------3023.35.0
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn263B2--112-42.5001.00------306.71.4
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn262B4430128-220201.0005.000.67-----1822.22.5
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26LF1161---111.0001.000.17-----185.60.6
2013Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl272B2--38-311111.0005.50------2100.01.4
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl273B1-1-------------425.00.6
MLB Totals for 2B - 5 season(s)-   2B17716513923504121691778762.9794.310.55-----1770.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 5 season(s)-   3B12591883692301623315299.9492.390.34-----1250.00.0
MLB Totals for LF - 2 season(s)-   LF2418161341--35351.0001.460.22-----240.00.0
MLB Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS21812--331.0001.500.38-----20.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 4 season(s)-   2B76--145175745327320.9794.21------760.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B46--28704410298.9612.13------460.00.0
AAA Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF13--2221-2524.9601.85------130.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B9--515-556561.0006.22------90.00.0
AAA Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS7--1118253129.9354.14------70.00.0
AA Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B67--5813688202194.9602.90------670.00.0
AA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B3--47-311111.0003.67------30.00.0
A+ Totals for 3B - 3 season(s)-   3B105--791731617268252.9402.40------1050.00.0
A+ Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B90--1692172049406386.9514.29------900.00.0
A Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B109--731722216267245.9182.25------1090.00.0
Rk Totals for 3B - 1 season(s)-   3B65--45118207183163.8912.51------650.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2004Ogden Raptors PioRklan18-----65-----
2005Columbus Catfish SALAlan19-----109-----
2005Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan19-----8-----
2006Vero Beach Dodgers FSLA+lan20---90-16-----
2006Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan20---3-23-----
2007Inland Empire 66ers CalifA+lan21-----81-----
2007Jacksonville Suns SouAAlan21-----44-----
2008Las Vegas 51s PCLAAAlan22--222-5-----
2008Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan22---27-95-----
2009Albuquerque Isotopes PCLAAAlan23---45739-----
2009Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan23---2214-----
2010Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan24---78-------
2010Chicago CubsNLMLBchn24---48-1-----
2011Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25---18-1423----
2012Iowa Cubs PCLAAAchn26--77-213----
2012Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26---4--1----
2013Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl27---2-------
2013Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27-----1-----

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2006Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2079130002000200000.333.333.333.666309.429.000.0000.0022.220.000.000.000.00
2007Peoria SaguarosArizona Fall LgMinor21165712163206006700000.281.349.404.75323563.320.123.2289.5211.111.170.000.0031.25
2007Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2165000001000100101.000.000.000.000006.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
2008Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2221591213413101110801102.220.329.475.80428871.204.255.42414.0811.270.804.2319.6761.54
2008Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB22311232001000200000.273.273.455.7285211.333.182.1820.0018.180.000.000.0066.67
2008Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB22513010105001400103.077.133.231.3643115.100.154.2316.6726.674.000.000.00100.00
2009Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2330741021302140072200002.284.346.405.75130581.380.121.2168.6427.163.142.4737.0023.81
2010Los Angeles DodgersMLB Spring TrainingMLB2424631322512701111320000.349.461.5561.01735876.417.207.36514.4717.111.182.6331.5036.36
2011Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB2521596112115000410104.186.197.305.50218461.182.119.1190.006.560.001.6459.0036.36
2012Chicago CubsMLB Spring TrainingMLB26236113161117108820000.262.366.361.72722371.288.099.24611.2711.271.001.4161.0018.75
2013Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB2726413106006002510001.244.295.390.68516644.278.146.1954.5511.362.500.000.0060.00
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs165712163206006700000.281.349.404.75323563.320.123.2289.5211.111.170.000.0031.25
MLB Spring Training Totals - 8 yrs1583715896214952223863613010.259.335.410.74515234419.288.151.2539.0715.041.662.1541.2235.42
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs311232001000200000.273.273.455.7285211.333.182.1820.0018.180.000.000.0066.67
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs513010105001400103.077.133.231.3643115.100.154.2316.6726.674.000.000.00100.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2004High School All-American - 1st Team (IF)1
2006Florida State League All-Star Team (3B)1
2008NL Rookie of the Month (May)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2013-08-20LF-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentActivated from DL and released by Braves28.000  
2013-04-20LF-2BAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Lower back strain27.243Team Roster on 2013-04-20
2013-04-08LF-2BAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Gwinnett (AAA)27.231Team Roster on 2013-04-08
2013-04-06LF-2BAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)27.229Team Roster on 2013-04-06
2012-12-06LF-2BAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to minor league contract27.108Team Roster on 2012-12-06
2012-10-08LF-2BFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentElected free agency27.049  
2012-09-16LF-2BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from DL27.027Team Roster on 2012-09-16
2012-07-29LF-2BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured26.343Team Roster on 2012-07-29
2012-05-163BChicago CubsIowa (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Iowa (AAA)26.269Team Roster on 2012-05-16
2012-05-063BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YDFADes For Assignment26.259Team Roster on 2012-05-06
2012-05-043BChicago CubsChicago Cubs (MLB)YActive--26.257Team Roster on 2012-05-04
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2010-07-31TradeTraded by Dodgers with Kyle Smit and Brett Wallach to Cubs for Ted Lilly and Ryan Theriot 
2004-06-16Contractsigned 
* 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
2004Los Angeles Dodgers-181,200,000-------1,200,000Signing Bonus out of 2004 Draft (1st round - 28th overall)
2008Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll22390,000-75341-2,696,252390,0001,590,000
2009Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll23405,000-67023162,746,792400,0001,995,000
2010Los Angeles DodgersTeam Payroll24410,000-65632272,812,412400,0002,405,000
2010Chicago CubsTeam Payroll24410,000-65624272,812,412400,0002,405,000
2011Chicago CubsTeam Payroll25460,000-55719392,722,607414,0002,865,000
2012Chicago CubsTeam Payroll26480,000-76036-2,954,887480,0003,345,000
2013Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27490,0004.05177532-3,023,990490,0003,835,0002012-12-06 - Signed to minor league contract
* 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