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Kevin BlankenshipTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1982-1992 MLB Years: 1988-1990
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PositionsP-283Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKevin Dewayne Blankenship
Height6-0Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJanuary 26,1963 [55.239]PlaceAnaheim,California
High SchoolEl Dorado (Placentia,CA)
CollegeUniversity of Arizona (Tucson,AZ)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1984 by the Atlanta Braves.
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1988 [25.237]
OrganizationsATL [5] CHN [3] PIT [1] TEX [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID8888Retrosheet IDblank001MLBAM ID111079
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts36Walks37Hittable49SO/BB31vsPower49Hitting14Durability68Team.490Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1982ArizonaCollegeNCAAFrS/R19234.611569000152.2623227032170001.7810.59--5.472.910.53.400-
1984ArizonaCollegeNCAAJrS/R21555.5217116000075.0775646058440001.809.24--6.965.280.76.500-
1984Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-Rel21311.34192170014553.248208016273001.198.05--2.684.531.69.750-
1985Durham BullsCaroA+atl-S/R22883.782916133040116.21246349853897001.529.570.624.096.871.68.500-
1986Greenville BravesSouAAatl-S/R23674.903813250082123.013278671384835001.769.660.956.156.070.99.462-
1987Greenville BravesSouAAatl-Rel24474.13406340091102.0965147553786001.468.440.444.666.861.47.364-
1988Greenville BravesSouAAatl-ST251392.34282534210177.013258467831278001.216.710.364.226.461.53.591-
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl50ST25013.37220000010.27440750011.315.91--5.914.220.71.0004.08
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51ST25107.2011000005.07442140001.6012.603.601.807.204.001.0006.97
1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-ST261373.72352695120162.01557967107911012001.448.610.564.396.111.39.650-
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51Rel26001.6920200105.04110220001.136.75--3.383.381.00-3.14
1990Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-ST271093.42272701000163.017579629781012001.559.660.504.315.581.29.526-
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51S/R27025.84321000012.0131081651001.549.490.734.383.650.83.0004.51
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-S/R28894.30272162110125.212763603617710001.509.100.214.375.511.26.471-
1992Oklahoma City 89ersAmerAAAtex-S/R29554.573215172041106.01125954752535001.549.480.594.404.491.02.500-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter134.59853001032.0311917316161011.418.370.814.324.321.00.2501.74
Minor League Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter70623.662751511241744391127.211015504606255974558001.478.770.494.455.941.33.530-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter36303.93121893210271556.15692802432927034129001.519.190.474.365.511.26.545-
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter23233.58106446242183402.03601871602522028819001.448.050.564.926.441.31.500-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter883.782916133040116.21246349853897001.529.570.624.096.871.68.500-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter311.34192170014553.248208016273001.198.05--2.684.531.69.750-
NCAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter785.153217150001127.21398873090610001.799.80--6.344.300.68.467-
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter125.16633001022.224151339111001.469.531.193.574.371.22.333-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter013.37220000010.27440750011.315.91--5.914.220.71.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings7204.595333200070220.0205125112201061067071.418.370.814.324.321.00.2591.74
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14123.665429253182220.0214107901210914511001.478.770.494.455.941.33.538-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1984Gulf Coast BravesGCLRkatl-p21193000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1985Durham BullsCaroA+atl-p223018130001000704000.167.167.167.3343022.273.000.000.1500.0031.820.000.000.000.00
1986Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p23388010000000400000.125.125.125.250108.250.000.000.1130.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1987Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p24404000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1988Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p252821010001001601000.048.091.048.1391023.067.000.048.0734.3526.096.000.000.000.00
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl50p2523000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51p2513000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1988Totals for NL-NL         36000000000400000.000.000.000.000006.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
1989Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-p263522030001002703000.136.208.136.3443027.200.000.091.1727.4125.933.500.000.000.00
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51p2621000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
1990Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-p2727200200000001000000.100.100.100.2002020.200.000.000.0910.0050.000.000.000.000.00
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn51p2734000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
1991Buffalo BisonsAmerAAApit-p282821310001001603000.048.091.048.1391025.067.000.048.0734.0024.006.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter811000000000800000.000.000.000.0000011.000.000.000.0000.0072.730.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter245117411000400445011000.094.124.094.218110132.153.000.034.0003.0334.0911.250.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter90633600020032306000.095.136.095.2316072.150.000.048.0004.1731.947.670.000.000.00
AA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter106330200010011301000.061.088.061.1492035.100.000.030.0002.8637.1413.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3018130001000704000.167.167.167.3343022.273.000.000.0000.0031.820.000.000.000.00
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter193000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Chicago Cubs Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter68000000000600000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0075.000.000.000.000.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0066.670.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16222300000000016200000.000.000.000.00000223.000.000.000.0000.0072.730.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162773700030033007000.094.124.094.2187087.153.000.034.0003.0334.0911.250.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1984Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl21P19--461-1110.9090.53------19100.030.2
1985Durham Bulls CaroA+atl22P29--7241-3231.9691.07------3096.720.7
1986Greenville Braves SouAAatl23P38--98-217171.0000.45------38100.026.4
1987Greenville Braves SouAAatl24P40--4212-2725.9260.63------40100.027.8
1988Greenville Braves SouAAatl25P28--1824144342.9771.50------28100.019.4
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P2-101---111.0000.500.10-----2100.01.3
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn25P1-5-------------1100.00.6
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn26P35--930424339.9071.11------35100.024.3
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn26P2-51---111.0000.500.20-----2100.01.2
1990Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn27P27--1237-549491.0001.81------27100.018.5
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn27P3-12121-43.7501.000.25-----3100.01.9
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit28P27--422513126.8390.96------2896.418.9
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex29P32--816332724.8890.75------32100.022.2
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P8-32321-65.8330.630.16-----80.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P121--331051211150138.9201.14------1210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P106--3153368784.9660.79------1060.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P29--7241-3231.9691.07------290.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P19--461-1110.9090.53------190.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1984Gulf Coast Braves GCLRkatl2119----------
1985Durham Bulls CaroA+atl2229----------
1986Greenville Braves SouAAatl2338----------
1987Greenville Braves SouAAatl2440----------
1988Greenville Braves SouAAatl2528----------
1988Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl252----------
1988Chicago CubsNLMLBchn251----------
1989Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2635----------
1989Chicago CubsNLMLBchn262----------
1990Iowa Cubs AmerAAAchn2727----------
1990Chicago CubsNLMLBchn273----------
1991Buffalo Bisons AmerAAApit2827----------
1992Oklahoma City 89ers AmerAAAtex2932----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1990-11-20ContractSigned as Free Agent by Pirates. 
1990-10-15Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1988-09-29TradeTraded by Braves with Kevin Coffman to Cubs for Jody Davis. 
1984-06-19ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Braves. 
* 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
1988Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2562,500-60428-392,10762,50062,500
1988Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll2562,500-60431-392,10762,50062,500
1989Chicago CubsTeam Payroll2662,500-69128-429,80262,500125,000
1990Chicago CubsTeam Payroll27100,000-64929-515,727100,000225,000
* 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