LF Kyle Blanks #88
Boston Red Sox


Age: 31
Bats: R
Throws: R
League Date: 01/15/2018

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
133 456 95 23 3 14 46 45 159 .208 .292 .364 2 -0.6
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 55 50 55 55
Gap 65 60 65 65
Power 65 65 65 65
Eye 55 55 55 60
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: 20
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 45
Stealing Ability: 50
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
09/30/2017 HOU Win, 7-5 4 2 1 0 0 1 0 0
09/29/2017 HOU Win, 5-4 3 1 0 0 0 1 0 0
09/28/2017 HOU Loss, 2-7 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 0
09/27/2017 TOR Win, 6-0 3 1 2 3 0 0 0 0
09/26/2017 TOR Win, 4-3 3 1 2 1 0 1 0 0
09/25/2017 TOR Win, 7-3 3 0 0 0 0 1 2 0
09/24/2017 @ CIN Loss, 2-3 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0
09/23/2017 @ CIN Loss, 4-11 3 0 0 1 0 2 2 0
09/22/2017 @ CIN Loss, 2-3 4 0 2 1 0 1 2 0
09/20/2017 @ BAL Win, 4-2 3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0
PERSONALITY
Personable, if a bit dull.
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:8 Years, 49 Days
Service This Yr:176 Days
40-Man Service:8 Years, 105 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 2017 BATTING STATS
Batting G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K AVG OBP SLG OPS WOBA ISO wRC+
Overall 133 456 95 23 3 14 46 56 45 159 .208 .292 .364 .656 .281 .156 77
Batting GS PA HP IW CI GDP SH SF TB EBH SB CS SB% RC RC/27 WAR  
Overall 117 522 9 4 1 19 10 1 166 40 2 1 66.7 46.0 3.17 -0.6  
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
Versus Left   92 17 5 0 2 9 14 15 31 0 3 2 .185 .312 .304 .616
Versus Right   364 78 18 3 12 37 42 30 128 1 7 7 .214 .286 .379 .665
Batting   AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SF SH HP AVG OBP SLG OPS
April   90 19 4 0 4 10 9 8 30 0 2 3 .211 .297 .389 .686
May   98 20 2 0 4 15 13 6 30 0 1 4 .204 .278 .347 .625
June   102 23 8 1 3 7 8 7 39 1 3 0 .225 .273 .412 .684
July   75 13 3 0 1 3 9 8 34 0 2 0 .173 .253 .253 .506
August   40 8 1 1 1 2 9 5 12 0 1 0 .200 .289 .350 .639
September   51 12 5 1 1 9 8 11 14 0 1 2 .235 .391 .431 .822
Spring Training   48 7 1 0 0 0 5 7 22 0 0 1 .146 .268 .167 .435
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   2340 522 116 15 92 308 294 236 805 12 13 46 .223 .305 .403 .709
Home   218 48 14 2 6 23 33 27 64 0 3 4 .220 .317 .385 .703
Road   238 47 9 1 8 23 23 18 95 1 7 5 .197 .267 .345 .612
Grass   408 86 22 2 12 42 51 42 137 1 8 9 .211 .298 .363 .661
Turf   48 9 1 1 2 4 5 3 22 0 2 0 .188 .235 .375 .610
Day   140 28 7 1 3 13 18 18 49 0 2 4 .200 .309 .329 .637
Night   316 67 16 2 11 33 38 27 110 1 8 5 .212 .284 .380 .663
As Starter   436 90 21 2 14 45 52 42 156 1 10 9 .206 .289 .360 .649
As Reliever / Substitution   20 5 2 1 0 1 4 3 3 0 0 0 .250 .348 .450 .798
Pinch Hitting   11 4 2 1 0 1 3 2 1 0 0 0 .364 .462 .727 1.189
Close/Late   117 21 5 3 3 9 18 10 41 0 7 5 .179 .273 .350 .623
Inning 1-3   137 30 7 0 5 16 15 17 50 0 0 2 .219 .314 .380 .694
Inning 4-6   150 33 8 0 4 16 18 9 48 1 3 1 .220 .267 .353 .620
Inning 7-9   162 31 8 3 5 14 20 17 59 0 5 6 .191 .292 .370 .662
Extra Innings   7 1 0 0 0 0 3 2 2 0 2 0 .143 .333 .143 .476
0 Outs   165 36 10 1 5 11 27 19 53 0 10 4 .218 .314 .382 .696
1 Outs   143 34 6 1 4 18 16 19 56 1 0 0 .238 .325 .378 .703
2 Outs   148 25 7 1 5 17 13 7 50 0 0 5 .169 .231 .331 .562
Scoring Position   131 24 5 0 1 29 15 15 46 1 1 5 .183 .289 .244 .534
Bases Empty   256 55 14 3 10 10 34 23 91 0 0 4 .215 .290 .410 .700
Runner on 1st   69 16 4 0 3 7 7 7 22 0 9 0 .232 .303 .420 .723
Runner on 2nd   42 9 2 0 0 7 3 5 14 0 0 1 .214 .312 .262 .574
Runner on 3rd   15 3 1 0 0 5 3 1 4 1 0 1 .200 .278 .267 .544
Runner on 1st & 2nd   35 4 1 0 0 3 2 4 14 0 1 1 .114 .225 .143 .368
Runner on 1st & 3rd   12 3 0 0 0 2 3 2 5 0 0 2 .250 .438 .250 .688
Runner on 2nd & 3rd   9 4 0 0 1 9 4 2 2 0 0 0 .444 .545 .778 1.323
Bases Loaded   18 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 7 0 0 0 .056 .105 .111 .216
Two Strikes   265 29 6 1 5 20 17 15 159 0 0 4 .109 .169 .196 .365
First Pitch   55 16 7 0 1 1 3 0 0 0 6 1 .291 .304 .473 .776
Count 0-1   28 13 3 0 5 8 8 0 0 0 0 3 .464 .516 1.107 1.623
Count 0-2   43 2 1 0 1 3 2 0 36 0 0 2 .047 .089 .140 .228
Count 1-0   29 6 2 0 1 3 5 0 0 0 2 1 .207 .233 .379 .613
Count 1-1   29 16 2 1 1 7 6 0 0 0 1 0 .552 .552 .793 1.345
Count 1-2   89 10 4 0 2 9 7 0 60 0 0 2 .112 .132 .225 .357
Count 2-0   11 3 1 0 1 2 2 0 0 1 0 0 .273 .250 .636 .886
Count 2-1   28 8 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 .286 .286 .357 .643
Count 2-2   86 11 1 0 0 3 3 0 47 0 0 0 .128 .128 .140 .267
Count 3-0   0 0 0 0 0 0 3 12 0 0 0 0 .000 1.000 .000 1.000
Count 3-1   11 4 0 1 0 3 10 18 0 0 0 0 .364 .759 .545 1.304
Full Count   47 6 0 1 2 5 5 15 16 0 0 0 .128 .339 .298 .637
Behind in Count   160 25 8 0 8 20 17 0 96 0 0 7 .156 .192 .356 .548
Ahead in Count   79 21 5 1 2 10 22 30 0 1 3 1 .266 .468 .430 .899
Batting Leadoff   7 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286
Batting 2nd   37 8 2 0 1 3 7 5 14 0 0 0 .216 .310 .351 .661
Batting 3rd   10 2 1 1 0 1 3 2 3 0 0 0 .200 .333 .500 .833
Batting 4th   31 9 4 0 0 6 6 6 6 0 0 1 .290 .421 .419 .840
Batting 5th   106 21 5 0 5 15 11 7 39 0 0 3 .198 .267 .387 .654
Batting 6th   176 32 6 1 4 14 16 13 65 1 5 3 .182 .249 .295 .544
Batting 7th   52 15 4 0 3 5 8 5 16 0 3 2 .288 .373 .538 .911
Batting 8th   35 7 1 1 1 2 5 7 14 0 2 0 .200 .333 .371 .705
Batting 9th   2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000
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 74 77 -0.6
Total MLB 684 2340 522 116 15 92 308 294 236 46 12 805 14 14 .223 .305 .403 .709 93 94 2.8
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 Boston - ML LF 100 100 204 7 0 213 2 .991 890.2 2.13 -3.9 .974
2013 Miami - ML LF 32 32 55 1 0 58 2 .966 282.2 1.78 -1.5 .962
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 Minnesota - ML 1B 64 60 469 40 44 513 4 .992 545.1 8.40 +1.6 1.033
2016 Houston - ML 1B 54 53 463 42 44 506 1 .998 462.0 9.84 +2.8 1.069
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 Houston - ML RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.0 0.00 0.0 .000
2016 Minnesota - ML RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 6.0 0.00 -0.8 .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
TOTAL 1B 231 223 1865 157 169 2033 11 .995 1979.0 9.20 +8.1 1.048
TOTAL 2B 1 0 3 0 0 3 0 1.000 2.0 13.50 +0.0 1.038
TOTAL SS 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 5.1 3.38 -0.6 .675
TOTAL LF 398 366 745 15 0 772 12 .984 3375.2 2.03 -7.0 .987
TOTAL CF 5 3 7 0 0 8 1 .875 37.0 1.70 -3.1 .641
TOTAL RF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 6.0 0.00 -0.8 .000
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).
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year K Rank
2016 193 3
2017 159 8
Year HP Rank
2013 17 2
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