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Blake RutherfordTrack this Player High Level: AA Current Team: Birmingham (AA) - Chicago White Sox
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Drafted
Rated Prospect
1st Round Draft Pick
PositionsRF-85, CF-85, LF-40Position when DraftedOFPlayer Listed UnderMinors Leaguers
Proper NameBlake Rutherford.
Height6-3Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateMay 2,1997 [22.023]PlaceSimi Valley,California
High SchoolChaminade Prep (West Hills,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Yankees [Team Picks] in the 1st round (18th overall) of the 2016 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$3,282,000
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2017-MLB-#45 ... 2017-NYA-#3 ... 2018-CHA-#8 ... 2019-CHA-#8   [PIPE] 2017-MLB-#37 ... 2017-NYA-#3 ... 2018-MLB-#99 ... 2018-CHA-#7 ... 2019-CHA-#9
OrganizationsCHA [3] NYA [2] Awards2
TBC Player ID203932MLBAM ID666164
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Active Talent RatingsBattingSpeed58Power62Contact58XBH60RBIs57Runs51Hitting80Durability67Team.535Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2016Pulaski YankeesAppRknya21cf192589133474290292410100.382.440.6181.0585513100.500.236.315.4449.0024.002.672.0044.5038.24
2017Charleston (sc) RiverDogsSALAnya23cf2071274417720223094255520307.281.342.391.73310724304.341.110.219.3198.2218.092.200.66137.0031.17
2017Kannapolis IntimidatorsSALAcha20cf20301221126500510132101001.213.289.254.543315136.257.041.156.2499.5615.441.620.000.0019.23
2017Totals for SAL-SAL         10139652103252235104387621308.260.326.348.67413829440.315.088.199.2978.6417.272.000.45198.0028.16
2018Winston-Salem DashCaroA+cha21115447671312597781583490303112.293.345.436.78119541487.351.143.235.3376.9818.482.651.4463.8631.30
2019Birmingham BaronsSouAAcharf22381391726513121083600000.187.231.302.533429147.230.115.180.2315.4424.494.502.0446.3334.62
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter2791071149294621614134261489226617120.275.332.401.733430921174.334.126.221.0007.5819.252.541.1976.5031.29
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter381391726513121083600000.187.231.302.533429147.230.115.180.0005.4424.494.502.0446.3334.62
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter115447671312597781583490303112.293.345.436.78119541487.351.143.235.0006.9818.482.651.4463.8631.30
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter10139652103252235104387621308.260.326.348.67413829440.315.088.199.0008.6417.272.000.45198.0028.16
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter2589133474290292410100.382.440.6181.0585513100.500.236.315.0009.0024.002.672.0044.5038.24
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626228717136987815852131314112.275.332.401.73325053682.334.126.221.0007.5819.252.541.1976.5031.29

Fielding Statistics

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2016Pulaski Yankees AppRknya19CF14--27-1-2827.9641.93------2556.021.2
2016Gulf Coast Yankees West GCLRknya19CF6--9---991.0001.50------60.010.9
2016Pulaski Yankees AppRknya19LF2--1---111.0000.50------258.03.0
2017Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya20CF39--6421-6766.9851.69------7154.928.1
2017Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya20LF13--17---17171.0001.31------7118.39.4
2017Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha20CF13--201--21211.0001.62------3043.39.5
2017Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya20RF11--18---18181.0001.64------7115.57.9
2017Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha20LF10--211--22221.0002.20------3033.37.3
2018Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21RF74--15443-161158.9812.14------11564.353.6
2018Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21LF15--14---14141.0000.93------11513.010.9
2018Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21CF13--26-2-2826.9292.00------11511.39.4
A+ Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF74--15443-161158.9812.14------740.00.0
A+ Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF15--14---14141.0000.93------150.00.0
A+ Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF13--26-2-2826.9292.00------130.00.0
A Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF52--8431-8887.9891.67------520.00.0
A Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF23--381--39391.0001.70------230.00.0
A Totals for RF - 1 season(s)-   RF11--18---18181.0001.64------110.00.0
Rk Totals for CF - 1 season(s)-   CF20--36-1-3736.9731.80------200.00.0
Rk Totals for LF - 1 season(s)-   LF2--1---111.0000.50------20.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2016Pulaski Yankees AppRknya19------214---
2016Gulf Coast Yankees West GCLRknya19-------6---
2017Charleston (sc) RiverDogs SALAnya20------133911--
2017Kannapolis Intimidators SALAcha20------1013---
2018Winston-Salem Dash CaroA+cha21------151374--

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2018Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB2147000000001400000.000.125.000.125008.000.000.14312.5050.004.000.000.000.00
2019Chicago White SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB221019251001000410001.263.300.316.6166120.333.053.0530.0020.000.000.000.0020.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs1426251001001810001.192.250.231.4816128.278.039.0773.5728.578.000.000.0020.00

Awards [2]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2016High School All-American - 1st Team (OF)1
2018Carolina League All-Star Team (OF)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2019-04-03OFChicago White SoxBirmingham (AA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Birmingham (AA)21.336Team Roster on 2019-04-03
2018-04-05OFChicago White SoxWinston-Salem (A+)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Winston-Salem (A+)20.338Team Roster on 2018-04-05
2017-08-23ofChicago White SoxKannapolis (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list20.113Team Roster on 2017-08-23
2017-08-19ofChicago White SoxKannapolis (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Injured20.109Team Roster on 2017-08-19
2017-07-20ofChicago White SoxKannapolis (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Kannapolis (A)20.079Team Roster on 2017-07-20
2017-07-18ofChicago White SoxChicago White Sox (MLB)-MinorsTradedTraded from Yankees with Tyler Clippard, Ian Clarkin and Tito Polo to White Sox for Tommy Kahnle, Todd Frazier and David Robertson20.077Team Roster on 2017-07-18
2017-06-16ofNew York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)-MinorsActivated MinorsActivated from disabled list20.045Team Roster on 2017-06-16
2017-06-08ofNew York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)-DL-7InjuredDL7 Foot contusion20.037Team Roster on 2017-06-08
2017-04-06ofNew York YankeesCharleston (sc) (A)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to Charleston (sc) (A)19.339Team Roster on 2017-04-06
2016-07-14ofNew York YankeesPulaski (Rk)-MinorsContractSigned out of draft (California HS)19.073Team Roster on 2016-07-14
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2019 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.