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Charlie Blackmon

31-Year-Old Outfielder – Colorado Rockies

2017 Stats

AVG

.325

HR

35

RBI

95

R

131

SB

13

2017 Preseason Projections

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2017 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Although some toe injuries hampered Blackmon's ability to run last season (only 28 stolen base attempts, as opposed to 56 in 2015), those issues did not hold him back at the plate. The 30-year-old hit...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 218   DOB: 7/1/1986   BORN: Dallas, TX   COLLEGE: Georgia Tech   DRAFTED: 2nd Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Charlie Blackmon Contract Information:

Agreed to a one-year, $7.3 million contract with the Rockies in January of 2017.

September 20, 2017  –  Charlie Blackmon News

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Blackmon went 1-for-3 with two walks, a double and two RBI in Tuesday's 4-3 loss to the Giants.

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Charlie Blackmon Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2008 21 A TRI 68 311 290 42 98 28 21 5 2 33 13 7 16 37 3 2 0 .338 .390 .466 .856
2009 22 A MOD 133 597 550 87 169 48 34 7 7 69 30 13 39 83 3 5 0 .307 .370 .433 .803
2010 23 AA TUL 86 381 337 53 100 37 22 4 11 55 19 7 32 43 3 5 4 .297 .360 .484 .844
2011 24 AAA COL 58 272 243 49 83 33 19 4 10 49 12 5 19 34 2 3 5 .342 .396 .576 .972
2011 24 MAJ COL 27 102 98 9 25 2 1 0 1 8 5 1 3 8 1 0 0 .255 .277 .296 .573
2012 25 A TRI 17 69 59 8 14 6 5 0 1 3 3 0 7 10 0 0 3 .237 .348 .373 .721
2012 25 AAA COL 59 264 228 55 69 27 18 4 5 34 10 0 29 42 2 2 3 .303 .385 .482 .867
2012 25 MAJ COL 42 121 113 15 32 10 8 0 2 9 1 2 4 17 1 0 3 .283 .325 .407 .732
2013 26 AAA COL 68 299 257 56 74 24 15 6 3 40 7 5 35 41 1 3 3 .288 .376 .428 .804
2013 26 MAJ COL 82 258 246 35 76 25 17 2 6 22 7 0 7 49 2 0 3 .309 .336 .467 .803
2014 27 MAJ COL 154 648 593 82 171 49 27 3 19 72 28 10 31 96 6 5 13 .288 .335 .440 .775
2015 28 MAJ COL 157 682 614 93 176 57 31 9 17 58 43 13 46 112 5 4 13 .287 .347 .450 .797
2016 29 A+ MOD 2 8 8 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .125 .125 .125 .250
2016 29 MAJ COL 143 641 578 111 187 69 35 5 29 82 17 9 43 102 3 4 13 .324 .381 .552 .933
2017 30 MAJ COL 152 694 618 131 201 83 34 14 35 95 13 9 60 132 3 3 10 .325 .392 .595 .987
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3-Year Averages     151 656 595 95 178 57 31 5 21 70 29 10 40 103 4 4 13 .299 .354 .474 .828
Career  (View All)     757 3,146 2,860 476 868 295 153 33 109 346 114 44 194 516 21 16 55 .303 .357 .494 .852

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Charlie Blackmon Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Sep. 23 @SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 1 0 0 .325 .392 .595 .987
Sep. 22 @SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .327 .393 .598 .991
Sep. 21 @SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .329 .395 .602 .997
Sep. 20 @SF 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .331 .398 .606 1.004
Sep. 19 @SF 3 0 1 1 0 0 2 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 .332 .399 .609 1.008
Sep. 17 SD 5 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .332 .397 .608 1.005
Sep. 16 SD 4 2 2 1 0 1 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .398 .612 1.010
Sep. 15 SD Did not play.
Sep. 14 @Ari 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .332 .398 .606 1.004
Sep. 13 @Ari 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .333 .400 .609 1.009
Sep. 12 @Ari 4 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .336 .402 .613 1.015
Sep. 11 @Ari 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .338 .404 .617 1.021
Sep. 10 @LAD 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 0 .339 .405 .618 1.023
Sep. 9 @LAD 5 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .405 .621 1.026
Sep. 8 @LAD 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .405 .621 1.026
Sep. 7 @LAD 3 1 2 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .406 .622 1.028
Sep. 6 SF 4 2 2 1 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .402 .622 1.024
Sep. 5 SF 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .403 .619 1.022
Sep. 4 SF 5 2 2 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .341 .404 .621 1.025
Sep. 3 Ari 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .404 .618 1.022
Sep. 2 Ari 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .338 .402 .618 1.020
Sep. 1 Ari 4 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .340 .403 .621 1.024
Aug. 30 Det 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .401 .622 1.023
Aug. 29 Det 4 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .339 .401 .618 1.019
Aug. 28 Det 5 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .340 .402 .621 1.023
Aug. 27 @Atl 3 0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0 0 0 0 .337 .400 .621 1.021
Aug. 26 @Atl 5 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .335 .397 .621 1.018
Aug. 25 @Atl 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .337 .398 .619 1.017
Aug. 24 @KC 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .337 .399 .622 1.021
Aug. 23 @KC 5 1 3 0 0 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .336 .398 .621 1.019
Last 7 Games 27 2 5 2 0 1 6 2 5 0 1 1 0 0 .185 .267 .370 .637
Last 14 Games 50 5 8 4 0 1 7 4 13 0 1 2 0 0 .160 .250 .300 .550
Last 30 Games 114 16 33 7 0 6 17 13 28 1 1 3 0 0 .289 .377 .509 .886

Charlie Blackmon: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2017 151 151
2016 138 138
2015 155 14 147 7
2014 142 22 69 73
2013 68 17 25 34
2012 33 15 1 17
2011 27 25 2

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Charlie Blackmon Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2017199347193.317.528.907
2016175274254.331.451.843
20151632531413.264.387.709

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201741297287610.335.6381.041
201640384255713.320.596.972
201545168144430.295.472.828

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20172827823526.387.7841.243
20162786112479.335.540.939
20153205673524.331.500.890

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20173295312437.280.447.785
20163005017358.313.563.926
201529437102319.238.395.695
Charlie Blackmon vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Pitcher Team AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS
Luis Perdomo SD 11 4 0 0 2 3 1 4 0 0 .364 .462 .909 1.371

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Charlie Blackmon Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2008 21 A TRI 311 290 5.1% 11.9% 0.43 87% .379 .128
2009 22 A MOD 597 550 6.5% 13.9% 0.47 85% .348 .126
2010 23 AA TUL 381 337 8.4% 11.3% 0.74 87% .309 .187
2011 24 AAA COL 272 243 7% 12.5% 0.56 86% .361 .234
2011 24 MAJ COL 102 98 2.9% 7.8% 0.38 92% .270 .041
2012 25 A TRI 69 59 10.1% 14.5% 0.70 83% .271 .136
2012 25 AAA COL 264 228 11% 15.9% 0.69 82% .350 .179
2012 25 MAJ COL 121 113 3.3% 14% 0.24 85% .319 .124
2013 26 AAA COL 299 257 11.7% 13.7% 0.85 84% .329 .140
2013 26 MAJ COL 258 246 2.7% 19% 0.14 80% .366 .158
2014 27 MAJ COL 648 593 4.8% 14.8% 0.32 84% .315 .152
2015 28 MAJ COL 682 614 6.7% 16.4% 0.41 82% .325 .163
2016 29 A+ MOD 8 8 0% 12.5% 0.00 88% .143 .000
2016 29 MAJ COL 641 578 6.7% 15.9% 0.42 82% .350 .228
2017 30 MAJ COL 694 618 8.6% 19% 0.45 79% .366 .270
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3-Year Averages     656 595 6.1% 15.7% 0.39 83% .331 .175
Career     3,146 2,860 6.2% 16.4% 0.38 82% .337 .191

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Charlie Blackmon Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 LF 63 3 8 2 3 39 2 25 0
2015 CF 1209.7 4 315 -6 4 623 -5 431 -8
2015 RF 31 3 8 1 3 19 1 7 0
2016 CF 1183 3 288 5 3 581 5 363 1
2017 CF 1273.3 9 322 2 9 626 7 387 2
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 LF 0 0 1 0 0 -1 0 2 0 1
2015 CF -13 1 6 0 0 -4 -3 -1 0 -8
2015 RF 1 0 1 0 0 -1 0 1 0 0
2016 CF -1 3 2 0 0 -5 0 3 0 -2
2017 CF -8 8 2 0 0 -7 -2 3 0 -6

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2017 Stat Review for Charlie Blackmon    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2016 (min 410 PA)

Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.45 BB/K
GOOD
8.6% BB Rate
GOOD
19.0% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

A couple of useful stats for evaluating a hitter.

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.987 OPS
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.392 OBP
ELITE
Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.325 AVG
ELITE
.366 BABIP
HIGH
 
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.595 SLG
ELITE
.270 ISO
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Charlie Blackmon: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Blackmon went 2-for-4 with a double, a three-run homer, four RBI and two runs scored during Saturday's win over San Diego.

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Blackmon is not in the lineup for Friday's game against the Padres, Jenny Cavnar of AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain reports.

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Blackmon went 2-for-4 with a double, a solo home run and a second run scored in Wednesday's 11-3 loss to the Giants.

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Blackmon went 1-for-3 with a walk and a solo home run in Wednesday's 6-2 loss to the Tigers.

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Blackmon went 1-for-5 with a two-run homer Saturday against the Braves.

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Blackmon went 3-for-5 with a solo homer in Wednesday's 6-4 loss to the Royals.

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Blackmon went 3-for-5 with a solo home run, two RBI and two runs scored during Thursday's loss to Atlanta.

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Blackmon went 3-for-6 with a solo home run during Wednesday's win over Cleveland.

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Blackmon went 3-for-5 with three doubles, a run and an RBI Sunday against the Phillies.

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Blackmon went 3-for-4 with a solo home run, a double and two runs scored during Thursday's win over the Mets.

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Blackmon went 3-for-5 with a home run, two runs and two RBI in Sunday's 13-3 win over the Pirates.

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Blackmon (leg) is in the lineup for Friday's game against the Pirates, Jenny Cavnar of AT&T SportsNet reports.

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Blackmon was removed from Wednesday's game with cramping in his upper leg and is expected to be fine going forward, Troy Renck of the Denver Post reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2017

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2016

Blackmon ran a bit in the minors ó he stole 30 bases as a 22-year-old in 2009 at High-A ó but scarcely looked like a burner in his first few major league seasons. Blackmon was unleashed in 2015, and stole a career-high 43 bases in a tidy 56 attempts (76.7 percent). He now has 71 stolen bases over the past two years. Blackmon has also been a quality hitter, primarily due to his plus contact skills, as evidenced by his .288/.336/.437 career batting line. Thanks to the statistical inflation that is Coors Field, he has been good for 16 homers per 162 games and a .288 average since coming up in 2011. With Blackmon showing that he can be an efficient basestealer, he should have a green light throughout the 2016 season. Now that he's running wild, he can add an elite skill to an already well-rounded talent base.

2015

The Rockies were prepared to go with a timeshare in both center field and the leadoff spot to open 2014, but Blackmon quashed those plans following a six-hit game in the seasonís first week. It was a harbinger of what was to come over the rest of April for Blackmon, who was arguably the fantasy MVP during that month with an incredible .389 batting average, five homers, seven steals and 23 runs scored over 28 games. Alas, the first-year starter wasnít able to sustain that level of production when his BABIP and HR/FB rate normalized, slashing a more earthly .271/.318/.405 from May onward. That larger sample represents a reasonable approximation for Blackmonís 2015 line, and while certainly not eye-popping, the 28-year-oldís base-stealing skills and moderate power profile will allow him to rack up the counting stats while he retains a regular role at the top of the order. However, like many Rockies, Blackmon was prone to dramatic home/road splits last season, making him an optimal play in home-heavy slates to avoid the batting average drain away from Coors Field.

2014

Foiled by a turf toe issue just a season before, Blackmon was actually the beneficiary of injuries in 2013. With Carlos Gonzalez and Dexter Fowler sidelined for large swaths of the second half, Blackmon received his first extended opportunity at regular duty in the majors and was magnificent, batting .309/.336/.467 in 258 at-bats, while showing moderate speed and power. He could stand for some improvement in plate discipline (2.7 percent walk rate), but his well-rounded skill set allows him to compensate for the deficiency. For the first time in his career, he'll now have a legitimate chance at earning a starting gig out of spring training, with Dexter Fowler out of the picture. Blackmon will face stiff competition from Corey Dickerson and Brandon Barnes for the job but should have the upper hand heading into the spring given his impressive finish to the previous campaign.

2013

Blackmon missed nearly the entire first half dealing with a turf toe issue, taking him out of the running for a backup outfield spot during spring training. After a run of strong play at Triple-A Colorado Springs, Blackmon earned his callup to the Rockies. Late-season injuries in the outfield resulted in a de facto 2013 audition for Blackmon, who batted .362 while playing regularly in September. Though Blackmon's power has not been as quick to develop as some might have expected, his ability to hit for contact, get on base, and steal the occasional bag somewhat offset a lack of home runs. Blackmon's all-around skill set could give him an edge over much of the existing competition in the Rockies' outfield logjam, but he will likely be relegated to no better than fourth outfielder status entering the season.

2012

Blackmon tore up the Pacific Coast League to earn a promotion to the big leagues last season, but he slumped in 27 games with the Rockies before a fractured left foot ended his season in July. On some teams, Blackmon might be a lock to grab a starting job during spring training, but he's currently in position with Colorado to enter a battle for a bench job barring a move or two by the Rockies' front office. In addition to carrying a steady contact rate through each stop in the minors, Blackmon has displayed a combination of power and speed that could make him a 20-20 threat capable of hitting for a good average at some point down the road. While the Rockies signed Michael Cuddyer as a free agent to start in right field, the trade of Seth Smith to Oakland increases Blackmon's chances of becoming the fourth outfielder this season.

2011

Blackmon, the Rockies' 2008 second-round pick, profiles as a future everyday outfielder who can play all three positions and hit for a bit of power with some nice speed. In 2010, he hit .297/.360/.484 at Double-A Tulsa with 11 homers and 19 stolen bases. He finished the year with a nice showing in the Arizona Fall League with a .264/.372/.417 batting line. Thanks for the outfield depth ahead of him, Blackmon will probably spend much of 2011 at Triple-A Colorado Springs, while he waits for a callup. At 24 years old, he's a prospect worth tracking.