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Current Status
Free Agent since 2013-11-09 * Definition of FA
High Level
Proper Name
Robert Nicholas Blackburn
Stat Years
2002-2013  [mlb] 2007-2012
Height/Weight
6-4 / 230
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (300)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
1982-02-24 in Ada, Oklahoma   [38.036]
High School
Del City (Oklahoma City,OK)
Colleges
Seminole State College (Seminole, Oklahoma)
Draft
Selected by the Minnesota Twins in Round #29 (#857 overall) of the 2001 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase) 2 Draft Instances
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Gregg Miller
MLB Debut
2007-09-03 - Boxscore  (Age: 25.191)
Service Time
4.017 (2011)
Organizations
MIN [12]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 21421 ... retro id: blacn001 ... mlbam id: 448147
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    2002Elizabethton TwinsAppRkmin37201---334.9913130000066.2704137621621021.369.450.812.838.375.532.95.500
    2002Minor Totals: MINbyYearRk----201---335.0313130000066.7704137621621021.379.520.822.858.435.572.95.500
    2003Quad Cities River BanditsMidwAmin-212---294.8616102146176.07844411318405001.269.241.542.134.745.212.22.182
    2003Minor Totals: MINbyYearA----211---294.8616102146176.07844411318405001.269.241.542.134.745.212.22.182
    2004Quad Cities SwingMidwAmin37223---642.7720131157184.1693726323662021.097.360.322.457.043.952.87.600
    2004Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-223---336.27970002037.151302677211021.5512.291.691.695.067.233.00.500
    2004Minor Totals: MINbyYearA+/A----222---973.86292011591121.712067521030873041.248.910.742.236.464.982.90.563
    2005Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+min-234---753.3615151000093.2954335516551051.199.130.481.545.284.133.44.583
    2005New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin32234---241.84772100049.0351610110271020.926.430.181.844.962.942.70.333
    2005Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin-234---005.14330000014.0201182370001.6412.861.291.934.507.072.33.000
    2005Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA/AA/A+----233---993.05252531000156.71507053829892071.158.640.461.675.134.033.07.500
    2006New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin37245---784.423019213110132.114172651137816001.359.590.752.525.514.902.19.467
    2006Minor Totals: MINbyYearAA----241---784.433019213110132.314172651137816001.359.610.752.525.524.912.19.467
    2007New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-256---313.08870001038.036211317181001.138.530.241.664.264.972.57.750
    2007Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin30256---732.11171732000110.2963226712573000.987.810.570.984.642.604.75.700
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53256Log - Sp - Ext - Perf027.71600036011.21912102280001.8014.661.541.546.179.264.00.000
    2007Minor Totals: MINbyYearAA/AAA----252---1042.37252432010148.71325339819754001.028.020.491.154.553.223.95.714
    2007MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf028.04600036011.71912102280001.8815.271.611.616.439.644.00.000
    2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53267Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.05333300000193.1224102872339962071.3610.431.071.824.474.752.46.500
    2008MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.05333300000193.3224102872339962071.3610.441.071.824.474.752.46.500
    2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53278Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.03333330000205.2240103922541982001.3710.501.091.794.294.512.39.500
    2009MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf11114.04333330000205.7240103922541982001.3710.531.101.804.304.522.39.500
    2010Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin53289---102.49440000021.2197626132001.157.890.832.495.402.912.171.000
    2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin53289Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10125.42282610220161.0194101972540683101.4510.841.402.243.805.651.70.455
    2010Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----281---102.55440000021.7197626132001.188.070.852.555.522.972.171.000
    2010MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf10125.42282610220161.0194101972540683101.4510.841.402.243.805.651.70.455
    2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin532910Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7104.49262610000148.118391741954765041.6011.101.153.284.615.521.41.412
    2011MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf7104.50262610000148.318391741954765041.6011.121.153.284.625.531.41.412
    2012Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin523011---312.70771100036.242161129111001.3910.310.492.212.703.931.22.750
    2012Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin533011Log - Sp - Ext - Perf497.3919190000098.214381812326422011.7113.042.102.373.837.391.62.308
    2012Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----301---312.73771100036.742161129111001.4110.440.502.242.733.981.22.750
    2012MLB Totals: MINbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf497.4219190000098.714381812326422011.7213.112.112.383.857.421.62.308
    2013Gulf Coast Twins GCLRkmin533112---102.77330000013.0154400100001.1510.380.000.006.922.770.001.000
    2013New Britain Rock CatsEastAAmin-3112---015.06220000010.210660340111.228.440.002.533.375.061.33.000
    2013Rochester Red WingsILAAAmin533112---0110.8011000005.010662000002.0018.003.600.000.0010.800.00.000
    2013Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA/AA/Rk----313---125.11660000028.735161623140111.3511.170.640.964.475.114.67.333
    MLB Totals (6 yrs)43554.8514513750580818.71003490441117202388141121.4711.031.292.224.275.391.92.439
    American League Totals (6 yrs)43554.8514513750580818.71003490441117202388141121.4711.031.292.224.275.391.92.439
    Minor League Totals45433.6515512812712272789.078738632062172472241141.228.980.711.965.384.402.74.511
    Minor: Rk Totals434.6616160000079.7854541621721021.349.660.682.398.185.113.43.571
    Minor: A Totals8133.773623329132160.3147816716411067021.178.260.902.305.964.552.59.381
    Minor: A+ Totals1084.19242210020131.014673611223762071.2910.030.821.585.225.023.30.556
    Minor: AA Totals12143.684735423120230.02221159413571308131.218.690.512.235.094.502.28.462
    Minor: AAA Totals1152.73323243000188.018772571530886001.158.950.721.444.213.452.93.688
    Minnesota Twins Totals (6 yrs)43554.8514513750580818.71003490441117202388141121.4711.031.292.224.275.391.92.439
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    2008Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5326pL-S-E-P113010000000000000.333.333.333.666310.000.000.3330.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2009Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5327pL-S-E-P214000000000200000.000.000.000.000400.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    2010Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5328pL-S-E-P321000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2011Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5329pL-S-E-P412000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    2012Minnesota TwinsALMLBmin5330pL-S-E-P5192000000000100000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)2412010000000300000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1110.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    American League Totals (5 yrs)2412010000000300000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1110.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    Minnesota Twins Totals (5 yrs)2412010000000300000.083.083.083.1661210.000.000.1110.0025.000.000.00.000.0
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) 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 HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) 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) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) 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)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    2002Elizabethton TwinsAppRk20P1300.0211101413.9291.000.0019.4100.07
    2003Quad Cities River BanditsMidwA21P1600.09120121211.0001.300.0011.7100.011
    2004Quad Cities SwingMidwA22P2000.09100119191.0001.000.0014.7100.011
    2004Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+22P900.04401881.0000.900.006.7100.017
    2005Fort Myers MiracleFSLA+23P1500.0810222018.9001.200.0011.3100.010
    2005New Britain Rock CatsEastAA23P700.0441098.8891.100.004.9100.017
    2005Rochester Red WingsILAAA23P300.00200221.0000.700.002.1100.017
    2006New Britain Rock CatsEastAA24P3000.016230039391.0001.300.0021.1100.06
    2007New Britain Rock CatsEastAA25P800.068101514.9331.800.005.7100.020
    2007Rochester Red WingsILAAA25P1700.017230140401.0002.400.0011.8100.010
    2007Minnesota TwinsALMLB25P6012.2000000.0000.000.003.7100.018
    2008Minnesota TwinsALMLB26P3333193.014220436361.0001.100.1920.2100.08
    2009Minnesota TwinsALMLB27P3333205.22523124948.9801.500.2320.2100.07
    2010Rochester Red WingsILAAA28P400.0431087.8751.800.002.8100.019
    2010Minnesota TwinsALMLB28P2826161.01125243836.9471.300.2217.3100.012
    2011MinnesotaALMLB29p2626148.11030224240.9521.500.2716.0100.010
    2012Rochester Red WingsILAAA30P700.0770114141.0002.000.004.9100.023
    2012MinnesotaALMLB30P191998.210140224241.0001.300.2411.7100.012
    2013Gulf Coast Twins GCLRk31P300.02300551.0001.700.005.0100.024
    2013New Britain Rock CatsEastAA31P200.00300331.0001.500.001.4100.028
    2013Rochester Red WingsILAAA31P100.01100221.0002.000.000.7100.030
    MLB Totals - (P)14513781870114514189184.9741.300.230.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)32002936126665.9852.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)47002638206664.9701.400.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)24001214232826.9291.100.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)360018220240401.0001.100.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)1600414101918.9471.100.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    2002Minor13----------
    2003Minor16----------
    2004Minor29----------
    2005Minor25----------
    2006Minor30----------
    2007MLB6----------
    2007Minor25----------
    2008MLB33----------
    2009MLB33----------
    2010MLB28----------
    2010Minor4----------
    2011MLB26----------
    2012MLB19----------
    2012Minor7----------
    2013Minor6----------
    Totals300----------