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Cy BlantonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1934-1942 MLB Years: 1934-1942
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PositionsP-202Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDarrell Elijah Blanton
Height5-11Weight180BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 6,1908PlaceWaurika,Oklahoma
Death DateSeptember 13,1945 [37.069]
MLB DebutSeptember 23,1934 [26.079]
OrganizationsPIT [6] PHI [3] Awards0Awards Voting1-5
TBC Player ID8892Retrosheet IDblanc101MLBAM ID111083
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Player Notes:   Opening day starter for Pittsburgh Pirates in 1936-1939 and Philadelphia Phillies in 1941
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks74Hittable54SO/BB80vsPower54Hitting32Durability61Team.451Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43ST25013.3811000008.05331451001.135.631.134.505.631.25.0005.00
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46ST2618132.583531423431254.022093733551427001.087.790.111.955.022.58.5812.74
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46ST2713153.5144321215493235.2235114929551278001.238.970.342.104.852.31.4643.38
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46ST2814123.303634214400242.22501158913761433001.349.270.482.825.301.88.5383.50
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46ST291173.702925410110172.219084711346802001.379.900.682.404.171.74.6113.78
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46S/R30234.291064103042.0452320410111001.319.640.862.142.361.10.4004.40
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi7,6S/R31434.3213103502077.0824337721245001.349.580.822.452.811.14.5714.21
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi14ST326134.51282537120163.218698821157646001.4810.230.603.133.521.12.3163.80
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11S/R33045.64633002022.0301514313150001.9312.091.215.246.041.15.0004.57
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter68713.552021673575142241216.012435884816433761133001.309.180.472.494.511.81.4890.51
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter58513.28155129266313164953.09454323484324650822001.258.900.412.324.792.07.532-
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter10204.554738912160262.1298156133219110311001.4810.200.723.113.521.13.333-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12133.553630614341220.02241068712611106001.309.180.472.494.511.81.4800.51

Batting Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit43p2511000000001000001.000.500.000.500002.000.0001.000.37050.000.000.000.000.000.00
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p26359731310060041903006.134.168.144.312141104.167.010.052.1533.8518.274.750.000.007.69
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p27448461320050031705003.155.184.179.36315292.194.024.060.1743.2618.485.670.000.0015.38
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p28368541400030092004001.165.245.165.41014098.215.000.106.2109.1820.412.220.000.000.00
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p29296441300070011704003.203.215.203.41813069.277.000.016.1981.4524.6417.000.000.000.00
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit46p301014241003000300000.286.286.357.6435114.364.071.071.2930.0021.430.000.000.0025.00
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi7,6p311324320000002602001.083.154.083.2372028.111.000.083.1277.1421.433.000.000.000.00
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi14p3228510600020031504002.118.167.118.2856058.167.000.059.1455.1725.865.000.000.000.00
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11p3368010000000100000.125.125.125.250108.143.000.000.1180.0012.500.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2024282266400260023980220017.154.197.164.361704473.200.010.063.0004.8620.724.260.000.006.06
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter1553451957400240018760160014.165.207.177.384614379.212.012.064.0004.7520.054.220.000.007.02
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter47833900020052206003.108.159.108.2679094.148.000.060.0005.3223.404.400.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1623431853300210018790180014.154.197.164.361563379.200.010.063.0004.8620.724.260.000.006.06

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P1-8-2--221.0002.000.25-----1100.00.7
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit26P35-2541060217270.9722.000.28-----35100.022.9
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit27P44-23516503-6966.9571.500.28-----44100.028.6
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28P36-242948556257.9191.580.24-----36100.023.4
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P29-172742275149.9611.690.28-----29100.019.3
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P10-42191-1110.9091.000.24-----10100.06.5
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31P13-77416--20201.0001.540.26-----13100.08.5
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32P28-1633222-2725.9260.890.15-----28100.018.2
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33P6-2214--551.0000.830.23-----6100.04.0
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P202-1215512531513319304.9531.500.25-----2020.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1934Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit251----------
1935Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2635----------
1936Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2744----------
1937Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2836----------
1938Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2929----------
1939Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3010----------
1940Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3113----------
1941Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi3228----------
1942Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi336----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1942-06-12Released by Phillies. 
1940-05-21Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1940-05-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Phillies. 
* 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.