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Current Status
Free Agent since 2017-11-03 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Joseph Matthew Blanton
Stat Years
2000-2017  [mlb] 2004-2017
Height/Weight
6-2 / 220
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (503)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Franklin-Simpson (Franklin,KY)
Colleges
University of Kentucky (Lexington, Kentucky)
Draft
Selected by the Oakland Athletics in Round #1 (#24 overall) of the 2002 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Rich Sparks
MLB Debut
2004-09-21 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.284)
Service Time
11.158 (2017)
Organizations
OAK [8] PHI [5] LAN [2] WAS [1] ANA [1] PIT [1] KCA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 21429 ... retro id: blanj001 ... mlbam id: 430599
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts55Walks73Hittable46SO/BB72vsPower46Hitting6Durability65Team.544Ratings Explained
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Batting Splits for 2015

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Season Total and by Team
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Season Total444000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.00
KCA111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
PIT333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
by Pitcher Type
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
vs LHP222000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
vs RHP222000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.00
vs Starter333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
vs Reliever111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Game Information
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Home Games333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
Road Games111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Day Games222000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.00
Night Games222000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Grass Surface444000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.00
in Wins333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
in Losses111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Time Period
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
6-June111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
8-August222000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
9-Sept/Oct111000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.00
First Half111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Second Half333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
Batting Slot
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Lineup Slot #4111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Lineup Slot #9333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
Positions
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
01 Pitcher444000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.00
by Ball-Strike Count
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
0-1 Count111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
0-2 Count111000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.00
1-1 Count111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
2-2 Count111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Hit Type
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Ball on Ground333000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Inning
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Inning 3111000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.00
Inning 4111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Inning 6111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Xtra Innings111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Outs
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
0 Out111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
1 Out333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
by Situation
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Runners ---444000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.00
Leadoff111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Winning111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Losing222000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.00
Tied111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
Opponents
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
ARI111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
LAN111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
MIL111000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.00
SLN111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
by Ballpark
CategoryGPAABRH1B2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPTBXBHAVGOBPSLGOPSsecAISOBABIPBB%SO%K-BBHR%XBH%
Busch Stadium III111000000000000000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.00
PNC Park333000000000010000000.000.000.000.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.00
44 record(s)
Glossary:
G Games Played (or Pitched) PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)