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Bert Blyleven AS-2AW-3HOFWS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1970-1992


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Biography Data
Positions: P-699
Proper Name: Rik Aalbert Blyleven
Born: April 6, 1951 (65.242)
Place Zeist, Netherlands
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 207 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Santiago (Garden Grove,CA)
College:
Drafted: 1969 -- 3rd round (55th overall) by Minnesota Twins (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:June 5,1970 (19.060)
TBC Player ID:8929
Career Activity
Organizations:MIN, TEX, PIT, CLE, CAL
Signed by:Dick Wiencek
Relationship(s):Father of Todd Blyleven



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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
1969GCL TwinsGCLRk-min18   222.817611 132.0311310113901.318.720.003.0910.973.55
1969 OrlandoFSLA+-min18   501.466551 037.03666144101.358.760.003.419.972.93
1970EvansvilleAmerAAA-min19   422.508721 054.0481815126301.118.000.002.0010.505.25
1970 Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min19   1093.185110164.0143665817471352321.167.850.932.587.412.87
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min20   16152.8117500278.1267958721592245151.178.630.681.917.243.80
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min21   17172.7311310287.12479387226922871101.107.740.692.167.143.30
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min22   20172.5225900325.02961099116672587291.128.200.441.867.143.85
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min23   17172.6619300281.0244998314772493091.147.810.452.477.983.23
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min24   15103.0020300275.22191049224842337041.107.150.782.747.612.77
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min25   453.12400095.11013933335750201.439.530.283.307.082.14
1976 Texas RangersALMLB28tex25   9112.7614600202.1182676211461447081.138.100.492.056.413.13
1977Texas RangersALMLB28tex26   14122.7215500234.2181817120691828071.076.940.772.656.982.64
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22pit27   14103.0311400243.2217948217661826261.168.020.632.446.722.76
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22pit28   1253.604000237.12381029521921729061.399.030.803.496.521.87
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22pit29   8133.825210216.22191029220591682101.289.100.832.456.982.85
1981Cleveland IndiansALMLB28cle30   1172.889100159.114552519401073151.168.190.512.266.042.68
1982Cleveland IndiansALMLB28cle31   224.87000020.1161411211190001.337.080.894.878.411.73
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLB28cle32   7103.915000156.1160746884412351101.309.210.462.537.082.80
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLB28cle33   1972.8712400245.0204867819741706061.137.490.702.726.242.30
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLB28cle34   9113.2615400179.2163766514491291171.188.170.702.456.462.63
1985 Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min34   853.009100114.01014538926773001.117.970.712.056.082.96
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min35   17144.0116300271.2262134121505821540101.188.681.661.927.123.71
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min36   15124.018100267.02491321194610119613091.318.391.553.406.611.94
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLB28min37   10175.437000207.1240128125215114553161.4010.420.912.216.292.84
1989California AngelsALMLB28cal38   1752.738500241.0225767314441312081.128.400.521.644.892.98
1990California AngelsALMLB28cal39   875.242000134.016385781525696071.4010.951.011.684.632.76
1992MidlandTexAA-cal4116.6232.7355000033.027101033230000.917.360.820.826.277.67
1992 EdmontonPCLAAA-cal4114.7206.1722000011.216881370001.6312.340.772.315.402.33
1992 California AngelsALMLB28cal41   8124.741000133.015076701729703151.3510.151.151.964.742.41
MLB Totals (22 seasons)2872503.316926852426030497046322029183043013223701114191491.208.390.782.396.702.80
MLB: Average per 162 Games14123.313434123002452291009021651836171.208.390.782.396.702.80
Minor League Totals (3 seasons)1572.632825830116815855494431730001.208.460.212.309.274.02
AAA (2 seasons)623.14109210066642623115700001.208.730.142.059.554.67
AA (1 seasons)232.735500003327101033230000.917.360.820.826.277.67
A+ (1 seasons)501.466551003736661441001.358.760.003.419.972.93
Rk (1 seasons)222.81761101323113101139001.318.720.003.0910.973.55
Minnesota Twins (11 seasons)1491383.27348345141292025672369104493424367420355612741.198.310.852.367.133.02
Pittsburgh Pirates (3 seasons)34283.471051032061069867429826958217522173121.288.690.752.806.732.41
Cleveland Indians (5 seasons)48373.231041034190076168830227352218548153281.198.140.612.586.482.51
Los Angeles Angels (3 seasons)33243.928180115005085382372214698270111201.259.530.811.744.782.76
Texas Rangers (2 seasons)23232.74545429110043736314813331115326150151.097.480.642.376.712.83
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeDiffWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
Batting Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLB28minp19   50
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0001001
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25
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007
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00.140.157.140297.000.020.28025.00--758
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLB28minp20   91
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312
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1
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002001
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37
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1
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07
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00.132.151.143294.011.022.22237.00--13100
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLB28minp21   94
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915
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2
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006002
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36
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0011
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01
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.160.177.181358.021.043.25918.00--17107
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22pitp27   85
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411
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2
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0011001
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35
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007
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00.129.140.153293.024.035.22035.00--1393
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22pitp28   70
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19
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1
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00300033
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0015
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02
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.129.129.143272.014.014.243----1085
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB22pitp29   61
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05
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1
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00200027
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.082.097.098195.016.016.147----671
MLB Totals (6 Seasons)216451195970025005193205604.131.144.146290.016.027.22938.60--66514
MLB: Average per 162 Games162338144450019004145204203.131.144.146290.016.027.22938.60--50386
Minnesota Twins (3 seasons)1042351434300900498102501.145.163.157320.013.030.24824.50--37265
Pittsburgh Pirates (3 seasons)1122165254001600195103103.116.124.134258.019.023.20795.00--29249
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeDiffGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
1970Minnesota TwinsChampionship Series000.0010 02200221.009.000.000.009.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld Series101.8020 010823461.107.200.002.703.60
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChampionship Series101.0011 09810960.898.000.000.009.00
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld Series112.7720 01313421291.159.000.001.388.31
1987Minnesota TwinsChampionship Series204.0520 013.11263991.138.100.002.036.08
Other Batting Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChampionship Series13110000000100000.333.333.3336661
1987Minnesota TwinsWorld Series21000000000100000.000.000.00000
Totals:Champ. Series13110000000100000.333.333.3336661
World Series21000000000100000.000.000.00000
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1970Minnesota TwinsALMLBP2716451611.9551.157.00
 
1971Minnesota TwinsALMLBP38278193820.9661.8513.50
 
1972Minnesota TwinsALMLBP39287184534.9551.9814.54
 
1973Minnesota TwinsALMLBP40325213410.9821.5212.38
 
1974Minnesota TwinsALMLBP37281193432.9461.7012.89
 
1975Minnesota TwinsALMLBP35275164865.9142.0916.46
 
1976Minnesota TwinsALMLBP1295513011.0001.7113.50
1976Texas RangersALMLBP242021731031.0002.1418.00
 
1977Texas RangersALMLBP30234103514.9781.7313.50
 
1978Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP34243114114.9811.9313.76
 
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP372371420001.0001.298.27
 
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBP34216103022.9521.6710.59
 
1981Cleveland IndiansALMLBP2015991612.9621.4211.25
 
1982Cleveland IndiansALMLBP42022001.0001.809.00
 
1983Cleveland IndiansALMLBP2415672613.9711.9012.38
 
1984Cleveland IndiansALMLBP33245213022.9621.8713.91
 
1985Cleveland IndiansALMLBP231791119001.0001.5111.74
1985Minnesota TwinsALMLBP14114613021.0001.5012.21
 
1986Minnesota TwinsALMLBP362711531001.0001.5311.50
 
1987Minnesota TwinsALMLBP37267174343.9372.0214.59
 
1988Minnesota TwinsALMLBP33207122213.9711.489.27
 
1989California AngelsALMLBP332411438061.0001.9414.18
 
1990California AngelsALMLBP2313432410.9641.8110.57
 
1992MidlandTexAAP5 07001.000--12.60
1992EdmontonPCLAAAP2 12001.000--13.50
1992California AngelsALMLBP25133513011.0001.226.48
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP69249632876623048.9691.7212.34
  AAAP2012001.000--13.50
  AAP5007001.000--12.60

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