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Aaron BlairTrack this Player High Level: MLB Current Team: Gwinnett (AAA) - Atlanta Braves MLB Years: 2016-2017
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick

PositionsP-119Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameAaron Daniel Blair
Height6-4Weight205BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateMay 26,1992 [26.176]PlaceLas Vegas,Nevada
High SchoolSpring Valley (Las Vegas,NV)
CollegeMarshall University (Huntington,WV)

DraftedSelected by the Arizona Diamondbacks [Team Picks] in the 1st round (36th overall) of the 2013 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Houston Astros [Team Picks] in the 21st round (633rd overall) of the 2010 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing Bonus$1,435,000Signing ScoutsRick MatskoService Time0.092 (2017)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2014-ARI-#5 ... 2015-MLB-#40 ... 2015-ARI-#3 ... 2016-MLB-#60 ... 2016-ATL-#3   [PIPE] 2016-MLB-#56 ... 2016-ATL-#4
MLB DebutApril 24,2016 [23.333]
OrganizationsATL [3] ARI [3] Awards2
TBC Player ID156727Retrosheet IDblaia001MLBAM ID594760
Pitch Repertoire Fastball (44.38%) -- Curveball (22.62%) -- Changeup (19.09%) -- 2-Seam Fastball (13.90%)
Fastball Velocity [2017] - 91.61 - [2016] - 90.86
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts48Walks41Hittable46SO/BB42vsPower46Hitting14Durability68Team.484Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2011MarshallConfUSANCAA-1Fr19S/R19232.721275000036.0351711213346101.328.670.503.228.422.62.400-
2012MarshallConfUSANCAA-1So19ST20283.9814140000083.27646373288212001.248.180.323.018.822.93.200-
2013MarshallConfUSANCAA-1Jr19ST21552.8513130100082.05928261368411001.166.480.113.959.222.33.500-
2013Hillsboro HopsNwstA-ari37ST21112.90880000031.0251010213281001.237.260.583.778.132.15.500-
2013South Bend SilverhawksMidwAari32ST21023.57330000017.21910704130101.309.68--2.046.623.25.000-
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST0133.1411110000048.2442017217411101.258.140.373.147.582.41.250-
2014South Bend SilverhawksMidwAari32ST22124.04660100035.2251916214442001.096.310.503.5311.103.14.333-
2014Visalia RawhideCalifA+ari37ST22424.3513130000072.0703735621817001.268.710.752.6110.083.86.667-
2014Mobile BayBearsSouAAari43ST22411.94880000046.0301110416462000.995.830.783.118.942.88.800-
2014Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor--ST0953.56272701000153.01256761125117111001.147.290.702.979.973.35.643-
2015Mobile BayBearsSouAAari43ST23632.7013130100083.0702825823648001.127.560.862.486.912.78.667-
2015Reno AcesPCLAAAari59ST23723.1613121000077.0673127527562001.227.830.583.166.552.07.778-
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor--ST01352.92262511000160.01375952135012010001.177.690.732.816.742.40.722-
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl52ST24544.6513130000071.2773837432716001.529.670.504.028.922.22.556-
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36ST24277.5915150000070.08261591434460001.6610.541.804.375.911.35.2225.89
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl36ST25795.02252502000127.01357271105610411001.509.540.713.967.351.86.438-
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36ST250115.0011000003.05551531003.3315.003.0015.009.000.60.00010.49
2018Gwinnett StripersILAAAatlST26010.0011000002.21300531002.253.37--16.8710.120.60.000-
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter287.8916160000073.08766641539491001.7310.731.854.816.041.26.2002.93
Minor League Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter35273.7910310214000562.05192592384121151040101.298.270.653.368.122.42.565-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter19164.36525112000277.22801441351912023420001.449.040.613.887.561.95.543-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1042.43212101000129.21003935123911010001.076.940.832.717.632.82.714-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter424.3513130000072.0703735621817001.268.710.752.6110.083.86.667-
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter143.88990100052.0442923218572101.167.420.343.049.623.17.200-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter112.90880000031.0251010213281001.237.260.583.778.132.15.500-
NCAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter9163.30393451000201.1170917467720029101.227.570.273.438.912.60.360-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter287.8916160000073.08766641539491001.7310.731.854.816.041.26.200-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings6247.89484800000220.0262199193451181483001.7310.731.854.816.041.26.2002.93
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14113.79404002000220.020210193168219916001.298.270.653.368.122.42.560-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2014Mobile BayBearsSouAAari43p22714230011001700000.214.267.429.6966115.333.215.286.3076.6746.677.006.6714.0033.33
2015Mobile BayBearsSouAAari43p23815110101003403000.067.222.200.4223121.091.133.333.20314.2919.051.330.000.00100.00
2015Reno AcesPCLAAAari59p23711000000000103000.000.000.000.0000014.000.000.000.0000.007.140.000.000.000.00
2015Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         1526110101003506000.038.138.115.2533135.048.077.192.1268.5714.291.670.000.00100.00
2016Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl52p2424000000000100000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0025.000.000.000.000.00
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36p241521010000000900200.048.043.048.0911023.071.000.000.0380.0039.130.000.000.000.00
2017Gwinnett BravesILAAAatl36p2545020000000201000.400.400.400.800206.667.000.000.3510.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl36p25110100000010000001.0001.0001.0002.0001021.000.0001.000.78550.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1622020000001900200.091.120.091.2112025.133.000.045.0004.0036.009.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter28493601120041507000.122.189.224.41311260.152.102.184.0006.6725.003.751.6749.0033.33
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1320020000000404000.100.100.100.2002024.125.000.000.0000.0016.670.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter15293401120041103000.138.242.310.5529236.176.172.310.00011.1130.562.752.7829.0050.00
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1622020000001900200.091.120.091.2112025.133.000.045.0004.0036.009.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1622230200000001091002000.091.120.091.211200253.133.000.045.0004.0036.009.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games162284173506612002387041000.122.189.224.4136412347.152.102.184.0006.6725.003.751.6749.0033.33

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2013Hillsboro Hops NwstA-ari21P8--52-1771.0000.88------8100.010.5
2013South Bend Silverhawks MidwAari21P3--141-65.8331.67------3100.02.2
2014South Bend Silverhawks MidwAari22P6--122-53.6000.50------6100.04.3
2014Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari22P13--42--661.0000.46------13100.09.3
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari22P8--251-87.8750.88------8100.05.8
2015Mobile BayBears SouAAari23P13--49-113131.0001.00------13100.09.5
2015Reno Aces PCLAAAari23P13--68121514.9331.08------13100.09.0
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl24P13--510111615.9381.15------13100.09.1
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P15157049121413.9290.870.196185.7-15100.09.3
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl25P25--5102-1715.8820.60------25100.017.6
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl25P113-1--111.0001.000.332-100.0-1100.00.6
2018Gwinnett Stripers ILAAAatl26P1---------------1100.00.7
MLB Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P161673410121514.9330.880.198188.9-160.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P52--1628434844.9170.85------520.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P21--614112120.9520.95------210.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P13--42--661.0000.46------130.00.0
A Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P9--263-118.7270.89------90.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P8--52-1771.0000.88------80.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2013Hillsboro Hops NwstA-ari218----------
2013South Bend Silverhawks MidwAari213----------
2014South Bend Silverhawks MidwAari226----------
2014Visalia Rawhide CalifA+ari2213----------
2014Mobile BayBears SouAAari228----------
2015Mobile BayBears SouAAari2313----------
2015Reno Aces PCLAAAari2313----------
2016Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2413----------
2016Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2415----------
2017Gwinnett Braves ILAAAatl2525----------
2017Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl251----------
2018Gwinnett Stripers ILAAAatl261----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2012Lehigh ValleyAtlantic CollegiateCollege20226.04734000028.129191901224001.469.210.003.817.622.006.04.500
2012Yarmouth-Dennis Red SoxCape Cod LeagueCollege20601.17862000138.1278501244101.026.340.002.8210.333.671.881.000
2015Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB23105.40413000010.01286234001.5010.801.802.703.601.337.201.000
2016Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB24108.0042200009.01188336101.5611.003.003.006.002.008.001.000
2017Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25016.2343100008.21566149102.3215.581.044.159.352.256.23.000
2018Atlanta BravesMLB Spring TrainingMLB26115.5961500009.21366064102.0712.100.005.593.720.675.59.500
Cape Cod League Totals - 1 yrs601.17862000138.3278501244101.026.340.002.8210.333.671.881.000
Atlantic Collegiate Totals - 1 yrs226.04734000028.329191901224001.459.210.003.817.622.006.04.500
MLB Spring Training Totals - 4 yrs326.2718711000037.351282661623301.7912.291.453.865.541.446.75.600

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2012Lehigh ValleyAtlantic CollegiateCollege2018601115300621111800000.250.366.300.66618371.357.050.25015.4925.351.640.000.0020.00
Atlantic Collegiate Totals - 1 yrs18601115300621111800000.250.366.300.66618371.357.050.25015.4925.351.640.000.0020.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2013Conference USA All-Conference Team (P)1
2015Arizona Diamondbacks Minor League Player of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2018-05-31PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list26.005Team Roster on 2018-05-31
2018-05-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Braves26.005  
2017-07-31SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)25.066Team Roster on 2017-07-31
2017-07-26SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)25.061Team Roster on 2017-07-26
2017-06-06SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list25.011Team Roster on 2017-06-06
2017-05-29SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured25.003Team Roster on 2017-05-29
2017-04-25SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.334Team Roster on 2017-04-25
2017-04-20SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)24.329Team Roster on 2017-04-20
2017-03-16SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.294Team Roster on 2017-03-16
2016-09-19SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL24.116Team Roster on 2016-09-19
2016-09-03SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Strained left knee24.100Team Roster on 2016-09-03
2016-08-27SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)24.093Team Roster on 2016-08-27
2016-08-19SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list24.085Team Roster on 2016-08-19
2016-08-05SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YDL-7InjuredDL7 Injured24.071Team Roster on 2016-08-05
2016-06-25SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)24.030Team Roster on 2016-06-25
2016-05-28SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveRecalled from Gwinnett (AAA)24.002Team Roster on 2016-05-28
2016-05-19SPAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)YMinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.358Team Roster on 2016-05-19
2016-04-24SPAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from minors23.333Team Roster on 2016-04-24
2016-04-07PAtlanta BravesGwinnett (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Gwinnett (AAA)23.316Team Roster on 2016-04-07
2015-12-15PAtlanta BravesAtlanta Braves (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Diamondbacks with Ender Inciarte and Dansby Swanson to Braves for Shelby Miller and Gabe Speier23.203Team Roster on 2015-12-15
2015-07-24PArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)-Minors--Reinstated to active roster23.059Team Roster on 2015-07-24
2015-07-05PArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)-Restricted--Placed on temporary inactive list23.040Team Roster on 2015-07-05
2015-06-17PArizona DiamondbacksReno (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Reno (AAA)23.022Team Roster on 2015-06-17
2014-07-16PArizona DiamondbacksMobile (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Mobile (AA)22.051Team Roster on 2014-07-16
2014-05-06PArizona DiamondbacksVisalia (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Visalia (A+)21.345Team Roster on 2014-05-06
2013-08-18PArizona DiamondbacksSouth Bend (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to South Bend (A)21.084Team Roster on 2013-08-18
2013-06-28PArizona DiamondbacksHillsboro (A-)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft21.033Team Roster on 2013-06-28
* 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
2013Arizona Diamondbacks-211,435,000-------1,435,000Signing Bonus out of 2013 Draft (1st round - 36th overall)
2016Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24507,5000.08877147-3,498,245507,5001,942,500
2017Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll25535,0000.09281937-3,651,709535,0002,477,500
* 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