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Travis BlackleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Status: Free Agent since 2017 MLB Years: 2004-2013
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Played in Japan
Rated Prospect
Rule 5 Pick
Futures Game

PositionsP-334Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTravis Jarrod Blackley
Height6-3Weight190BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateNovember 4,1982 [35.321]PlaceMelbourne,Australia

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 2000 by the Seattle Mariners.
Signing Bonus$70,000Signing ScoutsJim ColbornService Time3.026 (2016)
Prospect Rankings[BA] 2003-SEA-#7 ... 2004-MLB-#63 ... 2004-SEA-#3 ... 2005-SEA-#6
MLB DebutJuly 1,2004 [21.239]
OrganizationsSEA [5] OAK [2] SFN [2] ARI [1] HOU [1] MIA [1] NYN [1] PHI [1] TEX [1] Awards3
TBC Player ID4587Retrosheet IDblact001MLBAM ID429715
Pitch Repertoire 2-Seam Fastball (38.20%) -- Curveball (13.86%) -- Changeup (13.53%) -- Slider (13.13%) -- Sinker (8.33%) -- Cutter (6.64%) -- Fastball (6.23%) -- Splitter (0.07%)
Fastball Velocity [2016] - 90.16 - [2013] - 89.83 - [2012] - 90.39
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Active Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts38Walks46Hittable49SO/BB41vsPower49Hitting11Durability58Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsPitch DataOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
2001Everett Aqua SoxNwstA-sea15ST18613.3214140000078.2603429729903001.136.860.803.3210.303.10.857-
2002San Bernardino StampedeCalifA+sea-ST19593.49212011010121.01025247114415211201.207.570.823.2611.273.45.357-
2003San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea22ST201732.61272700000162.0125554711621449001.156.930.613.447.982.32.850-
2004Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea25ST21863.83191812200110.010049471447809001.338.161.143.836.531.70.571-
2004Seattle MarinersALMLBsea48ST211310.04660000026.0353129922163112.1912.123.127.625.540.73.2508.97
2006San Antonio MissionsTexAAsea-ST238114.06252500000144.01397765184510011101.288.691.132.816.252.22.421-
2006Tacoma RainiersPCLAAAsea19ST23114.09220000011.010552550001.368.181.644.094.091.00.500-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST09124.06272700000155.01498270205010511101.288.651.162.906.102.10.429-
2007Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-ST241084.66282800000162.01568784216812114101.388.651.163.776.711.78.556-
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29ST24007.2722000008.210772550101.7310.382.085.195.191.00-6.82
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi27S/R255105.41282170020123.0132757415598711001.559.661.104.326.371.47.333-
2009Reno AcesPCLAAAari23S/R26474.853812260073111.0133656011381017101.5410.750.893.078.162.66.364-
2010Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-ST27001.8022000005.03110022000.605.40----3.600.00--
2010Chihuahua DoradosMexAAA--S/R270115.8821100005.21010100540002.6515.88--7.946.350.80.000-
2010Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak14S/R27212.5215411002035.2311010222351101.497.820.505.558.831.59.667-
2010Buffalo BisonsILAAAnyn-Rel27008.5340400306.06662742002.058.532.849.955.680.57--
2010Minor Totals (4 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0224.6123716005051.2502727434455101.598.540.685.817.691.32.500-
2012Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn54S/R29300.39431001123.0131113191000.695.010.391.167.336.331.000-
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn56Rel29009.0040400105.07650221001.8012.60--3.603.601.00-3.50
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak54S/R29643.86241590050102.29147441030696331.187.980.882.636.052.30.6003.98
2013Oklahoma City RedHawksPCLAAAhouST30004.5011000002.0011001000--------4.500.00--
2013Round Rock ExpressPCLAAAtex-ST30000.0011000003.01000221001.003.00--6.006.001.00--
2013Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0001.8022000005.01110231000.601.80--3.605.401.50--
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou54Rel30114.8942042005035.03019191020294011.437.712.575.147.461.45.5006.91
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex59S/R30114.70431000015.0168822113001.179.391.171.176.465.50.5003.70
2014Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-ST31125.54330000013.021982571002.0014.541.383.464.851.40.333-
2015New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia18S/R32575.46231211004087.010354531424665101.4510.611.442.476.802.75.417-
2016Puebla PericosMexAAA-ST33883.92191902000110.01115148348628001.449.050.243.925.061.29.500-
2017Pittsburg DiamondsPacAssocInd-ST34244.20990200064.05938309267211001.328.251.263.6410.072.77.333-
MLB Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter995.2382265600110191.2189118112338113217551.408.831.543.786.171.63.5002.20
Minor League Totals - 14 Season(s)Filter83764.2527921663522041326.012746606151385211084100801.388.800.953.607.492.08.522-
AAA Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter47524.841901286242194816.28454414269134159664501.509.611.033.886.781.75.475-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter25143.29525200000306.02641321122910724420101.217.760.853.147.172.28.641-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter593.42232211010126.01055348114415413201.187.480.783.1310.973.50.357-
A- Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter613.3214140000078.2603429729903001.136.860.803.3210.303.10.857-
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter244.20990200064.05938309267211001.328.251.263.6410.072.77.333-
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter125.54330000013.021982571002.0014.541.383.464.851.40.333-
Houston Astros Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.8942042005035.03019191020294011.437.712.575.147.461.45.500-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter643.86241590050102.29147441030696331.187.980.882.636.052.30.600-
Seattle Mariners Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1310.04660000026.0353129922163112.1912.123.127.625.540.73.250-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter007.90624001013.21713122771101.7611.201.324.614.611.00--
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter114.70431000015.0168822113001.179.391.171.176.465.50.500-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings10105.2394306400130220.0216135128389215119661.408.831.543.786.171.63.5002.20
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings14134.254736111031220.0215111104238818317101.388.800.953.607.492.08.519-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsOther BattingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2007Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn-2428393811030041004000.205.279.282.56111247.276.077.179.2578.5121.282.500.000.0025.00
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29p2423010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.2990.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigsILAAAphi2725287131000000302000.429.429.5711.000419.750.142.143.4360.0033.330.000.000.0033.33
2009Reno AcesPCLAAAari23p263917230003002102000.176.263.176.4393021.188.000.118.2169.524.760.500.000.000.00
2012Fresno GrizzliesPCLAAAsfn54p2936120000000200000.333.333.333.666206.500.000.000.2950.0033.330.000.000.000.00
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak54p29242000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
2014Tohoku Rakuten Golden EagJap PacIntl-3131000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.34550.000.000.000.000.000.00
2015New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAmia18p321215030001000402000.200.200.200.4003017.273.000.000.1760.0023.530.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter685010000000300000.200.200.200.400105.500.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11084719210700620010000.226.278.274.552233100.297.048.119.0006.0020.003.330.000.0015.79
AAA Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11084719210700620010000.226.278.274.552233100.297.048.119.0006.0020.003.330.000.0015.79
Intl Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter31000000001000000.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.00050.000.000.000.000.000.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter23010000000100000.333.333.333.666103.500.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Oakland Athletics Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter242000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.00100.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16212020000000700000.200.200.200.4002012.500.000.000.0000.0060.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16212410283101000929015000.226.278.274.552344147.297.048.119.0006.0020.003.330.000.0015.79

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
2001Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea18P14--5102-1715.8821.07------14100.018.7
2002San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+sea19P21--2182-2220.9090.95------21100.015.0
2003San Antonio Missions TexAAsea20P27--738114645.9781.67------27100.019.4
2004Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea21P19--6232-3129.9351.53------19100.013.4
2004Seattle MarinersALMLBsea21P662624--661.0001.000.23-----6100.03.7
2006San Antonio Missions TexAAsea23P25--2362-4038.9501.52------25100.018.1
2006Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea23P2---4--441.0002.00------2100.01.4
2007Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn24P28--730123837.9741.32------28100.019.4
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24P229-------------2100.01.2
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi25P28--8232-3331.9391.11------28100.019.4
2009Reno Aces PCLAAAari26P38--1123213634.9440.89------3997.426.6
2010Stockton Ports CalifA+oak27P2--121-43.7501.50------2100.01.4
2010Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak27P15--14--551.0000.33------15100.010.4
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn27P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn29P4--24--661.0001.50------4100.02.8
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29P2415102713112120.9520.830.202433.3-24100.018.2
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn29P4-521--331.0000.750.60-----4100.02.5
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex30P1--11--221.0002.00------1100.00.7
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou30P1---------------1100.00.7
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou30P42-3528--10101.0000.240.29-20.0-42100.025.9
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex30P431514--551.0001.250.331150.0-4100.02.5
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia32P23--117--18181.0000.78------23100.016.0
MLB Totals for P - 4 season(s)-   P82261921430114544.9780.540.233730.0-820.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P163--3713073174167.9601.02------1630.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P52--974318683.9651.60------520.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P23--3203-2623.8851.00------230.00.0
A- Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P14--5102-1715.8821.07------140.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
2001Everett Aqua Sox NwstA-sea1814----------
2002San Bernardino Stampede CalifA+sea1921----------
2003San Antonio Missions TexAAsea2027----------
2004Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea2119----------
2004Seattle MarinersALMLBsea216----------
2006San Antonio Missions TexAAsea2325----------
2006Tacoma Rainiers PCLAAAsea232----------
2007Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn2428----------
2007San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn242----------
2008Lehigh Valley IronPigs ILAAAphi2528----------
2009Reno Aces PCLAAAari2638----------
2010Stockton Ports CalifA+oak272----------
2010Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak2715----------
2010Buffalo Bisons ILAAAnyn274----------
2012Fresno Grizzlies PCLAAAsfn294----------
2012Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak2924----------
2012San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn294----------
2013Round Rock Express PCLAAAtex301----------
2013Oklahoma City RedHawks PCLAAAhou301----------
2013Houston AstrosALMLBhou3042----------
2013Texas RangersALMLBtex304----------
2015New Orleans Zephyrs PCLAAAmia3223----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2007San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB240015.4320200002.1544043104.2919.290.0015.4311.570.7515.43.000
2008Philadelphia PhilliesMLB Spring TrainingMLB25017.2751400208.2777289011.837.272.088.319.351.137.27.000
2009Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB26000.7501-1001012.01411122111.3310.500.751.501.501.000.75.000
2010Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign27010.82220000011.05311517000.914.090.824.0913.913.402.45.000
2010New York MetsMLB Spring TrainingMLB27000.0020200002.0100011001.004.500.004.504.501.000.00.000
2011Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign28103.55808002112.29653718001.316.392.134.9712.792.574.261.000
2012Melbourne AcesAustraliaForeign29002.7030300213.1311104000.978.102.700.0010.8002.70.000
2012San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB29004.5011000002.0411102002.0018.004.500.009.0004.50.000
2013Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB301114.21725002112.22720203612502.7019.182.134.268.532.0014.21.500
2015Brisbane BanditsAustraliaForeign32201.50431000018.09331621000.834.500.503.0010.503.501.501.000
2015San Francisco GiantsMLB Spring TrainingMLB3200135.0010100000.15550110060.00135.000.0027.0027.001.00135.00.000
2017Brisbane BanditsAustraliaForeign34524.8211101100052.1593228122158001.5410.152.063.619.972.765.50.714
Australia Totals - 5 yrs833.51281513104297.38545381839118001.277.861.663.6110.913.034.16.727
MLB Spring Training Totals - 7 yrs128.5518513005140.063383872230722.1314.181.584.956.751.368.55.333

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2009Arizona DiamondbacksMLB Spring TrainingMLB2632000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs52000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00

Awards [3]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
2003Baseball America 1st team Minor League All-Star (SP) ... Double-A All-Star (SP) ... Seattle Mariners Minor League Player of the Year3

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2017-03-31SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Tigers34.147  
2016-12-21SPDetroit TigersDetroit Tigers (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract34.047Team Roster on 2016-12-21
2015-11-13SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentGranted free agency33.009  
2015-05-23SPMiami MarlinsNew Orleans (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsAssigned to New Orleans (AAA)32.200Team Roster on 2015-05-23
2015-05-03SPMiami MarlinsMiami Marlins (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.180Team Roster on 2015-05-03
2015-04-07SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentReleased by Giants32.154  
2015-01-19SPSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)-MinorsContractSigned to Minor League Contract32.076Team Roster on 2015-01-19
2014-01-04SPFree Agent -InternationalContractSigned with Tohoku Rakuten (Japan)31.061  
2013-11-04SPFree Agent -Free AgentFree AgentRefused Minor League Assignment - Declared free agency31.000  
2013-08-20SPTexas RangersTexas Rangers (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Round Rock (AAA)30.289Team Roster on 2013-08-20
2013-08-14RPTexas RangersRound Rock (AAA)-MinorsTradedTraded from Astros to Rangers30.283Team Roster on 2013-08-14
2013-08-11RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)-MinorsReassigned MinorsOutrighted to Oklahoma City (AAA)30.280Team Roster on 2013-08-11
2013-08-09RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment30.278Team Roster on 2013-08-09
2013-04-20RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveActivated from DL30.167Team Roster on 2013-04-20
2013-04-18SP-RPHouston AstrosOklahoma City (AAA)YDL-15InjuredAssigned to Oklahoma City (AAA) for rehab30.165Team Roster on 2013-04-18
2013-04-07SP-RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YDL-15InjuredDL15 Left shoulder strain30.154Team Roster on 2013-04-07
2013-04-05SP-RPHouston AstrosHouston Astros (MLB)YActiveTradedTraded from Athletics to Astros for Jake Goebbert30.152Team Roster on 2013-04-05
2013-03-30SP-RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)-DFADes For AssignmentDesignated for assignment30.146Team Roster on 2013-03-30
2012-05-16SP-RPOakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YActive--Added to roster after being claimed29.193Team Roster on 2012-05-16
2012-05-15POakland AthleticsOakland Athletics (MLB)YMinors--Claimed off waivers from Giants29.192Team Roster on 2012-05-15
2012-05-13PSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YDFADes For AssignmentDesignated for Assignment29.190Team Roster on 2012-05-13
2012-05-07PSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActive--29.184Team Roster on 2012-05-07
2012-05-01PSan Francisco GiantsSan Francisco Giants (MLB)YActiveMLB ActiveContract purchased from Fresno (AAA)29.178Team Roster on 2012-05-01
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2012-02-16ContractSigned by Giants 
2010-12-20Released by Athletics 
2010-11-05ContractSigned by Athletics 
2010-05-13ContractSigned by Athletics 
2010-02-04ContractSigned by Mets 
2008-12-19ContractSigned by Diamondbacks (1-year) 
2007-04-01TradeTraded by Mariners to Giants for Jason Ellison 
2005-03-04InjuredDisabled -- recovering from left shoulder surgery 
2000-10-29ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Mariners. 
* 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
2000Seattle Mariners-1770,000-------70,000Signing Bonus as an amateur free agent
2004Seattle MarinersTeam Payroll21300,000-75533-2,070,100300,000370,000
2007San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll24380,000-73729-2,459,737380,000750,000
2012Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll29480,000-76027-2,954,887480,0001,230,000
2012San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll29480,000-76032-2,954,887480,0001,230,000
2013Texas RangersTeam Payroll30550,0003.02649720453,023,990490,0001,780,000
2013Houston AstrosTeam Payroll30550,0003.0264977453,023,990490,0001,780,000
* 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