LF Kyle Blanks #88
Boston Red Sox


Age: 31
Bats: R
Throws: R
League Date: 07/16/2018

LF KYLE BLANKS #88 - AGE: 31 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: ANGRY
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
87 312 65 11 1 13 39 33 124 .208 .299 .375 0 0.2
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 50 50 50 50
Gap 60 60 65 65
Power 65 65 65 65
Eye 55 55 55 65
Avoid K's 35 35 35 35
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 35 50
Errors: - 45 55
Arm: 20 35 55
Turn DP: - 30 -
Ability: 20 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: -
Catcher: - Left Field: 55
1st Base: 60 Center Field: 20
2nd Base: - Right Field: 25
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 45
Stealing Ability: 45
Baserunning Inst.: 55
Sacrifice Bunt: 55
Bunt for Hit: 35
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
07/08/2018 @ KC Loss, 1-2 3 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
07/07/2018 @ KC Loss, 3-7 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
07/06/2018 @ KC Loss, 0-5 2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
07/04/2018 @ WAS Loss, 1-3 4 0 0 0 0 0 4 0
07/03/2018 @ WAS Loss, 3-4 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 0
07/02/2018 @ WAS Loss, 5-7 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0
07/01/2018 @ NYY Loss, 6-7 4 1 0 0 0 0 2 0
06/30/2018 @ NYY Loss, 6-8 4 1 0 0 0 0 3 0
06/29/2018 @ NYY Win, 4-1 4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0
06/28/2018 LAA Loss, 2-11 4 0 0 0 0 0 3 0
PERSONALITY
"Steady as you go" describes Kyle.
Player Info
Birthday:09/11/1986
Born in:Souderton, PA
Nationality:American
Height:6' 5"
Weight:280 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:Major League Contract
Contract Details:Click Here For Details
Salary:$14,000,000
Signed Through:2018 Season
Major Service:9 Years, 15 Days
Service This Yr:110 Days
40-Man Service:9 Years, 71 Days
Pro Service:13 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:Out of option years
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
STATSLAB
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MLB PRO 2018 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 87 312 65 11 1 13 39 40 33 124 .208 .299 .375 .674 .302 .167 89
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 85 355 8 1 0 5 1 1 117 25 0 1 0.0 36.2 3.83 .2  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   74 11 3 0 4 10 10 9 28 0 1 0 .149 .241 .351 .592
Versus Right   238 54 8 1 9 29 30 24 96 1 0 8 .227 .317 .382 .700
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
March   10 2 2 0 0 0 0 2 3 0 1 0 .200 .333 .400 .733
April   85 16 3 0 3 9 11 9 34 0 0 2 .188 .281 .329 .611
May   104 24 4 1 4 10 16 9 40 0 0 3 .231 .310 .404 .714
June   93 22 2 0 6 20 12 10 33 1 0 1 .237 .314 .452 .766
July   20 1 0 0 0 0 1 3 14 0 0 2 .050 .240 .050 .290
Spring Training   61 16 1 1 4 9 7 7 18 0 1 1 .262 .348 .508 .856
Last Year   456 95 23 3 14 46 56 45 159 1 10 9 .208 .292 .364 .656
2 Years Ago   497 95 18 2 14 37 45 40 193 1 3 6 .191 .259 .320 .579
Career   2652 587 127 16 105 347 334 269 929 13 14 54 .221 .305 .400 .705
Home   139 37 6 1 8 27 24 14 44 1 0 2 .266 .340 .496 .836
Road   173 28 5 0 5 12 16 19 80 0 1 6 .162 .268 .277 .545
Grass   267 56 8 1 12 38 38 29 100 1 0 7 .210 .303 .382 .685
Turf   45 9 3 0 1 1 2 4 24 0 1 1 .200 .280 .333 .613
Day   114 28 6 0 3 17 15 12 35 1 0 3 .246 .331 .377 .708
Night   198 37 5 1 10 22 25 21 89 0 1 5 .187 .281 .374 .655
As Starter   311 64 10 1 13 38 39 32 124 1 1 8 .206 .295 .370 .665
As Reliever / Substitution   1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000
Pinch Hitting   1 1 1 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1.000 1.000 2.000 3.000
Close/Late   69 11 4 0 0 4 5 8 34 1 1 3 .159 .272 .217 .489
Inning 1-3   94 25 5 0 8 21 15 10 35 0 0 0 .266 .337 .574 .911
Inning 4-6   116 23 2 1 3 12 14 10 38 0 0 3 .198 .279 .310 .589
Inning 7-9   97 16 4 0 2 5 11 13 48 0 1 4 .165 .289 .268 .558
Extra Innings   5 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 3 1 0 1 .200 .286 .200 .486
0 Outs   114 24 4 0 6 12 22 13 46 0 1 2 .211 .302 .404 .706
1 Outs   98 22 3 1 3 12 12 9 39 1 0 3 .224 .306 .367 .674
2 Outs   100 19 4 0 4 15 6 11 39 0 0 3 .190 .289 .350 .639
Scoring Position   83 22 3 0 4 28 12 10 29 1 0 1 .265 .347 .446 .793
Bases Empty   169 32 7 1 7 7 24 18 73 0 0 5 .189 .286 .367 .653
Runner on 1st   60 11 1 0 2 4 4 5 22 0 1 2 .183 .269 .300 .569
Runner on 2nd   21 4 0 0 1 4 1 1 9 0 0 0 .190 .227 .333 .561
Runner on 3rd   9 5 1 0 1 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 .556 .600 1.000 1.600
Runner on 1st & 2nd   29 5 0 0 0 2 4 3 9 0 0 1 .172 .273 .172 .445
Runner on 1st & 3rd   7 4 2 0 1 8 4 3 0 1 0 0 .571 .636 1.286 1.922
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   9 2 0 0 1 4 2 2 6 0 0 0 .222 .364 .556 .919
Bases Loaded   8 2 0 0 0 4 0 0 4 0 0 0 .250 .250 .250 .500
Two Strikes   185 20 2 1 1 8 8 10 124 1 0 3 .108 .166 .146 .312
First Pitch   34 10 2 0 4 9 8 0 0 0 0 2 .294 .333 .706 1.039
Count 0-1   20 7 1 0 2 6 3 0 0 0 0 0 .350 .350 .700 1.050
Count 0-2   35 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 26 1 0 0 .057 .056 .057 .113
Count 1-0   25 10 3 0 2 8 3 0 0 0 0 0 .400 .400 .760 1.160
Count 1-1   21 10 1 0 2 5 5 0 0 0 1 2 .476 .522 .810 1.331
Count 1-2   69 6 1 0 0 1 2 0 44 0 0 1 .087 .100 .101 .201
Count 2-0   8 4 1 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 .500 .500 1.000 1.500
Count 2-1   14 3 0 0 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 .214 .267 .429 .695
Count 2-2   44 4 0 1 1 1 3 0 33 0 0 2 .091 .130 .205 .335
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 3 10 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   5 1 1 0 0 0 5 13 0 0 0 0 .200 .778 .400 1.178
Full Count   37 8 1 0 0 5 3 10 21 0 0 0 .216 .383 .243 .626
Behind in Count   124 15 2 0 2 8 5 0 70 1 0 1 .121 .127 .185 .312
Ahead in Count   52 18 5 0 4 11 16 23 0 0 0 1 .346 .553 .673 1.226
Batting 4th   5 2 0 0 1 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 .400 .400 1.000 1.400
Batting 5th   134 29 2 0 5 17 15 12 53 1 0 2 .216 .289 .343 .632
Batting 6th   117 26 3 1 7 18 18 14 44 0 0 3 .222 .321 .444 .765
Batting 7th   18 1 1 0 0 0 2 1 7 0 0 0 .056 .105 .111 .216
Batting 8th   33 6 4 0 0 2 2 6 15 0 1 3 .182 .357 .303 .660
Batting 9th   5 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 3 0 0 0 .200 .200 .400 .600
Low Leverage   112 21 3 1 3 3 13 14 46 0 0 3 .188 .295 .312 .607
Medium Leverage   135 35 5 0 10 30 21 11 47 0 1 2 .259 .324 .519 .843
High Leverage   63 9 3 0 0 6 6 8 29 1 0 3 .143 .267 .190 .457
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2012 San Diego - MLB 25 71 204 40 11 3 6 22 19 20 4 3 60 1 1 .196 .277 .368 .645 81 80 0.6
2013 Boston - MLB 26 100 375 103 21 2 20 76 66 32 17 4 113 5 2 .275 .355 .501 .856 126 128 2.1
2013 Miami - MLB 26 34 115 22 6 1 2 17 11 22 1 2 41 1 3 .191 .321 .313 .634 80 88 -0.2
2013 Total - MLB 26 134 490 125 27 3 22 93 77 54 18 6 154 6 5 .255 .347 .457 .804 119 119 1.9
2014 Miami - MLB 27 111 429 100 20 3 23 68 59 46 1 1 148 2 2 .233 .308 .455 .763 107 108 0.9
2015 Chicago - MLB 28 90 264 67 17 1 13 42 38 31 8 0 91 2 1 .254 .350 .473 .823 135 136 1.8
2016 Minnesota - MLB 29 91 292 56 8 0 9 27 24 22 2 1 121 1 3 .192 .252 .312 .564 53 56 -1.3
2016 Houston - MLB 29 54 205 39 10 2 5 10 21 18 4 0 72 0 1 .190 .269 .332 .600 64 61 -0.5
2016 Total - MLB 29 145 497 95 18 2 14 37 45 40 6 1 193 1 4 .191 .259 .320 .579 58 58 -1.8
2017 Boston - MLB 30 133 456 95 23 3 14 46 56 45 9 1 159 2 1 .208 .292 .364 .656 73 74 -0.9
2018 Boston - MLB 31 87 312 65 11 1 13 39 40 33 8 1 124 0 1 .208 .299 .375 .674 80 89 0.2
Total MLB 771 2652 587 127 16 105 347 334 269 54 13 929 14 15 .221 .305 .400 .705 91 93 2.7
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2012 Tucson - AAA 25 73 266 87 19 0 19 68 65 38 12 3 68 3 2 .327 .429 .613 1.042 155 154 0.0
2014 Jacksonville - AA 27 6 22 4 0 0 2 4 4 3 0 0 8 0 0 .182 .280 .455 .735 90 84 0.0
2014 New Orleans - AAA 27 8 33 18 6 0 4 10 13 4 2 0 9 0 0 .545 .615 1.091 1.706 332 318 0.0
2015 Iowa - AAA 28 15 58 14 4 0 2 8 9 10 0 1 16 0 0 .241 .348 .414 .762 93 97 0.0
Total PCL 96 357 119 29 0 25 86 87 52 14 4 93 3 2 .333 .433 .625 1.058 161 160
Total SL 6 22 4 0 0 2 4 4 3 0 0 8 0 0 .182 .280 .455 .735 90 84
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
2015 Chicago - MLB 28 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0.0
Total MLB 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
2012 San Diego - ML 1B 11 11 88 13 5 102 1 .990 96.0 9.47 +1.6 1.173
2012 San Diego - ML LF 46 41 97 0 0 97 0 1.000 376.0 2.32 +4.6 1.070
2013 Miami - ML 1B 1 1 7 2 1 9 0 1.000 8.0 10.12 +0.1 1.067
2013 Miami - ML LF 32 32 55 1 0 58 2 .966 282.2 1.78 -1.5 .962
2013 Boston - ML LF 100 100 204 7 0 213 2 .991 890.2 2.13 -3.9 .974
2013 Miami - ML CF 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 8.0 1.12 -0.8 .492
2014 Miami - ML LF 106 106 213 5 0 222 4 .982 956.1 2.05 -5.1 .966
2015 Chicago - ML 1B 1 0 1 0 1 1 0 1.000 1.0 9.00 0.0 .000
2015 Chicago - ML LF 67 64 113 1 0 117 3 .974 604.1 1.70 -0.8 .990
2016 Houston - ML 1B 54 53 463 42 44 506 1 .998 462.0 9.84 +2.8 1.069
2016 Minnesota - ML 1B 64 60 469 40 44 513 4 .992 545.1 8.40 +1.6 1.033
2016 Minnesota - ML LF 18 10 30 0 0 31 1 .968 113.2 2.38 +0.0 1.001
2016 Houston - ML LF 5 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 11.0 2.45 +0.0 1.001
2016 Minnesota - ML RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 6.0 0.00 -0.8 .000
2016 Houston - ML RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2017 Boston - ML 1B 100 98 837 60 74 902 5 .994 866.2 9.32 +2.0 1.028
2017 Boston - ML 2B 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 2.0 13.50 +0.0 1.038
2017 Boston - ML SS 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 5.1 3.38 -0.6 .675
2017 Boston - ML LF 24 13 30 1 0 31 0 1.000 141.0 1.98 -0.2 .990
2017 Boston - ML CF 4 3 6 0 0 7 1 .857 29.0 1.86 -2.3 .675
2018 Boston - ML 1B 32 32 274 23 22 299 2 .993 277.2 9.63 +0.6 1.018
2018 Boston - ML 2B 1 0 1 0 0 1 0 1.000 1.0 9.00 0.0 .000
2018 Boston - ML LF 36 36 78 4 1 83 1 .988 311.2 2.37 +0.1 1.003
2018 Boston - ML CF 1 1 1 2 0 3 0 1.000 8.0 3.38 +0.0 1.031
2018 Boston - ML RF 1 1 4 0 0 4 0 1.000 10.0 3.60 +0.0 1.021
TOTAL 1B 263 255 2139 180 191 2332 13 .994 2256.2 9.25 +8.7 1.043
TOTAL 2B 2 0 4 0 0 4 0 1.000 3.0 12.00 +0.0 1.038
TOTAL SS 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 5.1 3.38 -0.6 .675
TOTAL LF 434 402 823 19 1 855 13 .985 3687.1 2.06 -6.8 .988
TOTAL CF 6 4 8 2 0 11 1 .909 45.0 2.00 -3.0 .674
TOTAL RF 3 1 4 0 0 5 1 .800 16.0 2.25 -0.7 .681
PLAYER HISTORY
07/01/2013 Wins the MLB AL Batter of the Month Award.
07/13/2013 Was selected to the 2013 MLB Pro All-Star Game.
07/31/2013 Was traded by the Boston Red Sox to the Miami Marlins in exchange for CF Willie Cabrera, MR Edward Mujica, MR Michael Brady.
08/30/2013 Injured (sprained ankle), out for 3-4 weeks.
11/18/2013 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $6,000,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2014 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 55 (55); Power: 65 (65); Eye: 55 (55).
05/26/2014 Injured on 05/24/2014, diagnosed with a quad strain, will miss 6 weeks.
07/14/2014 Wins the PCL AC Player of the Week Award.
11/19/2014 Was traded by the Miami Marlins to the Chicago Cubs in exchange for CF Bryan Petersen, MR Raul Rivero, MR Branden Kline.
11/20/2014 Received a 1-year contract worth a total of $7,350,000 through arbitration.
01/01/2015 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 55 (55); Power: 65 (65); Eye: 55 (55).
06/17/2015 Injured (torn meniscus (knee)), out for 2 months.
11/24/2015 Became a free agent.
01/01/2016 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 65 (65); Eye: 55 (55).
01/22/2016 Signed a 3-year contract worth a total of $34,000,000 with the Minnesota Twins organization.
07/31/2016 Was traded by the Minnesota Twins to the Houston Astros, along with SP Shao-qi Fung, CL Alfonso Martnez, SP Joel Bender, LF Edgardo Arredondo, in exchange for 1B David Chester.
01/01/2017 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 50 (50); Power: 65 (65); Eye: 55 (55).
03/03/2017 Was traded by the Houston Astros to the Boston Red Sox in exchange for 1B Billy Butler.
11/04/2017 Has met the vesting criteria in his contract.
01/01/2018 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 55 (55); Power: 65 (65); Eye: 55 (60).
07/11/2018 Injured on 07/08/2018, diagnosed with a broken hamate bone in his wrist, will miss 6 weeks.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year K Rank
2016 193 3
2017 159 8
Year HP Rank
2013 17 2
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