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+ Played between 1997-2015 Reached MLB Status: Retired


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Biography Data
Positions: P-785
Proper Name: Grant Robert Balfour
Born: December 30, 1977 (38.270)
Place Sydney, Australia
Height/Weight: 6-2 / 170 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School:
College:
Drafted: Not drafted
MLB Debut:July 22,2001 (23.204)
Service Time:10.122 (2015)
TBC Player ID:4150
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2016-04-30 - Announced retirement More
Prospect Ranks:[2004]MIN #9
Recent Contract:Signed to Minor League Contract by Tampa Bay Rays (2015-05-02)
Organizations:MIN, CIN, TBA, MIL, OAK
Signed by:Howard Norsetter
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (63.78%) -- Slider (22.56%) -- Curveball (7.52%) -- Cutter (3.16%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (1.53%) -- Changeup (1.45%)
Fastball Velocity: [2015] - 89.67 - [2014] - 91.59 - [2013] - 93.29 - [2012] - 92.71 - [2011] - 92.77 - [2010] - 92.57


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  • The list of games below involve those where this player has accomplished at least one of a pre-defined list of feats or milestones throughout his career.
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Pitching Feats and Milestones for Grant Balfour
    Game DateTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    MINSEAL 3-6 vs SEA   1.2111022000831171455%10-01st career game
    MINCLEL 1-4 vs CLE   2.1211115000940251563%30-0Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    MINTEXW 8-5 @TEXW  210001100072216673%91-01st career win
    MINARIW 8-4 @ARI   200000500062315865%343-0Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    TBATEXL 4-7 @TEX   1.2100014000738241463%655-3Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
    TBANYAW 8-2 @NYA   130000100062821775%726-3Threw 75% strikes
    TBACHAW 2-0 vs CHASv  0.1000000000121150%816-31st career save
    TBACOLW 12-4 @COL   1.210001100062318578%16015-6Threw 78% strikes
    TBATEXL 3-8 @TEX   1133122000628151354%20017-9200th career game
    TBAOAKW 8-6 vs OAK   131100200062519676%21217-9Threw 76% strikes
    TBATEXL 2-3 @TEX   210000100072821775%51129-21Threw 75% strikes
    Batting Feats and Milestones for Grant Balfour
    Game DateTeamOppResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPC-G#Notes
    MINSEAL 3-6 vs SEA000000000000000011st career game
    TBABOSW 3-0 vs BOS0000000000000000500500th career game

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