Travis
Blackley
 
Bats: Left
Throws: Left
Height: 6' 3''
Weight: 205
 
Born: November 4, 1982 in N/a
 
Awards & Accomplishments
World Championships Won 2013   
Ratings - Pitching     Help
                                                   
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary Endurance vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2004 21 PHI NL   7 3 3 3 7 6 6 6 6 6
2005 22 PHI NL   7 5 5 5 8 6 7 3 3 3
2006 23 PHI NL $ 300,000 7 9 9 9 10 9 9 3 3 3
2007 24 PHI NL $ 300,000 7 9 9 9 10 9 9 3 3 3
2008 25 PHI NL $ 300,000 7 10 10 10 10 9 9 3 3 3
2009 26 PHI NL $ 300,000 7 10 10 10 10 9 9 3 3 3
2010 27 PHI NL $ 2,685,714 7 10 10 10 10 9 9 3 3 3
2011 28 PHI NL $ 2,685,714 7 9 9 9 10 9 9 3 3 3
2012 29 TEX AL $ 2,685,714 7 9 9 9 10 8 9 3 3 3
2013 30 TEX AL $ 7,000,000 7 9 9 9 10 8 8 3 3 3
2014 31 TOR AL $ 7,000,000 7 9 9 9 9 8 8 3 3 3
2015 32 TOR AL $ 7,000,000 7 9 9 9 9 7 8 3 3 3
2016 33 SEA AL $ 3,751,000 7 9 9 9 9 7 8 3 3 3
2017 34 MIN AL $ 3,751,000 7 8 8 8 9 7 8 3 3 3
2018 35 MIN AL   6 8 8 8 9 7 8 3 3 3
2019 36 TEX AL   6 8 8 8 9 7 8 3 3 3
OOTP6 Min Ratings   6 3 3 3 7 6 6 3 3 3
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 7,000,000 7 10 10 10 10 9 9 6 6 6
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Year Age Tm Lg Salary   vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA vL vR OA
2004 21 PHI NL     1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2005 22 PHI NL     1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2006 23 PHI NL $ 300,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2007 24 PHI NL $ 300,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2008 25 PHI NL $ 300,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2009 26 PHI NL $ 300,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2010 27 PHI NL $ 2,685,714   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2011 28 PHI NL $ 2,685,714   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2012 29 TEX AL $ 2,685,714   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2013 30 TEX AL $ 7,000,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2014 31 TOR AL $ 7,000,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2015 32 TOR AL $ 7,000,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2016 33 SEA AL $ 3,751,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2017 34 MIN AL $ 3,751,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2018 35 MIN AL     1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
2019 36 TEX AL     1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
OOTP6 Min Ratings     1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
OOTP6 Max Ratings $ 7,000,000   1 1 1 5 5 5 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3 3
Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Cy Young Award or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS PWS
2004 21 AA   6 12 .333 31 23 0 0 1 160.0 206 90 13 29 110 5.06 .312 .341 .440 .781  
2005 22 AA   13 5 .722 24 24 1 1 0 174.3 150 54 13 32 164 2.79 .229 .265 .340 .604  
    A   3 0 1.000 6 6 1 0 0 46.0 32 7 4 7 40 1.37 .190 .223 .280 .503  
2006 23 PHI NL 2 3 .400 10 10 0 0 0 59.7 53 33 12 15 53 4.98 .233 .293 .471 .765 2.0
    AAA   7 4 .636 18 12 0 0 0 87.7 111 49 20 19 93 5.03 .309 .344 .557 .901  
    AA   2 2 .500 6 6 0 0 0 42.7 40 12 3 9 36 2.53 .250 .290 .369 .659  
2007 24 PHI NL 12 10 .545 35 35 0 0 0 214.7 198 76 31 32 190 3.19 .240 .276 .404 .680 19.0
2008 25 PHI NL 7 17 .292 36 36 0 0 0 222.0 213 104 36 23 231 4.22 .248 .277 .425 .702 12.2
2009 26 PHI NL 8 18 .308 35 35 2 1 0 240.0 228 100 32 42 218 3.75 .248 .291 .434 .725 14.1
2010 27 PHI NL 6 6 .500 18 18 0 0 0 107.0 91 43 20 19 118 3.62 .221 .264 .431 .695 5.6
2011 28 PHI NL 11 7 .611 33 33 1 0 0 203.7 203 88 23 31 240 3.89 .250 .285 .401 .687 12.2
2012 29 PHI NL 3 5 .375 8 8 0 0 0 48.7 47 22 6 13 50 4.07 .251 .302 .433 .735 3.2
  TEX AL 11 3 .786 17 17 1 0 0 105.7 90 40 12 20 115 3.41 .229 .269 .399 .668 10.1
  TOT   14 8 .636 25 25 1 0 0 154.3 137 62 18 33 165 3.62 .236 .279 .410 .690 13.3
2013 30 TEX AL 10 9 .526 32 32 1 0 0 201.0 195 89 28 50 199 3.99 .247 .296 .427 .722 11.9
2014 31 TOR AL 20 8 .714 33 33 1 0 0 218.0 210 103 24 51 231 4.25 .249 .297 .403 .700 15.1
2015 32 TOR AL 12 5 .706 31 31 0 0 0 191.3 184 98 25 50 185 4.61 .247 .306 .420 .726 10.5
2016 33 SEA AL 8 17 .320 33 33 0 0 0 186.7 213 111 28 53 170 5.35 .284 .337 .458 .795 6.5
2017 34 SEA AL 8 9 .471 20 20 0 0 0 112.0 128 48 15 31 112 3.86 .281 .334 .445 .779 7.9
  MIN AL 3 2 .600 10 10 0 0 0 64.3 63 25 7 15 56 3.50 .251 .304 .398 .702 4.9
  TOT   11 11 .500 30 30 0 0 0 176.3 191 73 22 46 168 3.73 .270 .323 .429 .752 12.7
2018 35 MIN AL 2 7 .222 13 11 0 0 0 67.0 71 45 22 14 64 6.04 .268 .317 .570 .887 0.7
2019 36 TEX AL 5 9 .357 31 15 0 0 0 106.7 138 60 22 24 87 5.06 .311 .355 .518 .873 3.0
14 Years Sim 128 135 .487 395 377 6 1 0 2348.3 2325 1085 343 483 2319 4.16 .253 .298 .432 .730 138.8
1 Years AAA 7 4 .636 18 12 0 0 0 87.7 111 49 20 19 93 5.03 .309 .344 .557 .901  
3 Years AA 21 19 .525 61 53 1 1 1 377.0 396 156 29 70 310 3.72 .268 .301 .388 .689  
1 Years A 3 0 1.000 6 6 1 0 0 46.0 32 7 4 7 40 1.37 .190 .223 .280 .503  
5 Years Minors 31 23 .574 85 71 2 1 1 510.7 539 212 53 96 443 3.74 .269 .302 .409 .712  
Season Average 9 9 .500 28 26 0 0 0 167.7 166 77 24 34 165 4.16 .253 .298 .432 .730  
Career Highs 20 18 .714 36 36 2 1 0 240.0 228 111 36 53 240 6.04 .311 .355 .570 .887  
Career Pitching Splits     Help
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Category W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
vs RH   1740 797 258 403 1707   .255 .297 .436 .733
vs LH   585 288 85 80 612   .249 .273 .418 .692
Home 54 63 .462 192 184 3 1 0 1153.9 1149 545 170 260 1185 4.25 .255 .296 .438 .733
Away 74 72 .507 203 193 3 0 0 1194.3 1176 540 173 223 1134 4.07 .252 .286 .426 .712
Mar/Apr 21 21 .500 63 58 3 1 0 380.6 358 158 53 76 373 3.74 .245 .283 .417 .700
May 28 25 .528 70 70 1 0 0 436.6 415 179 65 86 439 3.69 .245 .282 .423 .705
June 19 23 .452 71 63 0 0 0 372.6 427 214 69 85 356 5.17 .281 .320 .492 .811
July 18 21 .462 64 59 0 0 0 374.0 371 182 53 69 383 4.38 .253 .286 .431 .718
August 21 20 .512 64 64 1 0 0 378.6 394 179 46 78 357 4.26 .265 .302 .428 .729
Sep/Oct 21 25 .457 63 63 1 0 0 405.6 360 173 57 89 411 3.84 .232 .273 .401 .675
Batting Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won MVP or Rookie of the Year.
Year Age Tm Lg G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR OWS
2006 23 PHI NL 10 17 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 8 .000 .056 .000 .056 -1.1 0.0
2007 24 PHI NL 35 65 7 8 3 0 2 5 0 0 1 25 .123 .134 .262 .396 2.4 0.0
2008 25 PHI NL 36 62 4 6 1 0 1 6 0 0 3 28 .097 .138 .161 .300 -0.1 0.0
2009 26 PHI NL 35 76 6 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 2 24 .039 .064 .066 .130 -4.3 0.0
2010 27 PHI NL 18 36 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 13 .000 .027 .000 .027 -3.2 0.0
2011 28 PHI NL 33 60 3 3 1 1 0 2 0 0 3 24 .050 .095 .100 .195 -1.7 0.0
2012 29 PHI NL 8 12 1 1 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 4 .083 .154 .333 .487 0.9 0.0
7 Years Sim 175 328 21 21 7 1 4 17 0 0 12 126 .064 .097 .128 .225 -7.2 0.0
162 Game Average 303 19 19 6 0 3 15 0 0 11 116 .064 .097 .128 .225 -6.7  
Career Highs 36 76 7 8 3 1 2 6 0 0 3 28 .123 .154 .333 .487 2.4  
Career Batting Splits     Help
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Category G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO AVG OBP SLG OPS XR
vs RH   252 16 16 4 1 3 13 0 0 10 102 .063 .099 .123 .222 -7.0
vs LH   76 5 5 3 0 1 4 0 0 2 24 .066 .090 .145 .234 -2.0
Home 84 149 7 9 3 0 1 7 0 0 2 59 .060 .073 .101 .174 -6.7
Away 91 179 14 12 4 1 3 10 0 0 10 67 .067 .116 .151 .267 -2.4
RISP   86 0 5 3 0 0 12 0 0 2 31 .058 .079 .093 .172 -3.9
Close/Late   6 1 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .167 .286 .500 .786 0.9
Mar/Apr 30 57 6 6 3 0 2 4 0 0 3 20 .105 .150 .263 .413 1.7
May 28 49 7 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 22 .102 .182 .122 .304 0.2
June 27 52 2 4 1 0 1 4 0 0 1 24 .077 .094 .154 .248 -1.1
July 27 53 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 0 0 20 .019 .019 .038 .057 -4.3
August 30 57 3 2 0 1 0 1 0 0 2 19 .035 .068 .070 .138 -3.1
Sep/Oct 33 60 3 3 1 0 1 3 0 0 1 21 .050 .066 .117 .182 -2.5
Fielding Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Gold Glove Award.
Year Age Tm Lg Pos G GS IP PO A E DP FPct RF    
2006 23 PHI NL P 10 10 59.7 4 6 2 0 .833 1.51    
2007 24 PHI NL P 35 35 214.7 19 28 2 3 .959 1.97    
2008 25 PHI NL P 36 36 222.0 10 34 3 1 .936 1.78    
2009 26 PHI NL P 35 35 240.0 13 43 2 0 .966 2.10    
2010 27 PHI NL P 18 18 107.0 7 18 0 2 1.000 2.10    
2011 28 PHI NL P 33 33 203.7 10 24 0 0 1.000 1.50    
2012 29 PHI NL P 8 8 48.7 3 7 0 0 1.000 1.85    
  TEX AL P 17 17 105.7 6 15 1 1 .955 1.79    
  TOT   P 25 25 154.3 9 22 1 1 .969 1.81    
2013 30 TEX AL P 32 32 201.0 11 22 1 1 .971 1.48    
2014 31 TOR AL P 33 33 218.0 11 32 0 3 1.000 1.78    
2015 32 TOR AL P 31 31 191.3 13 29 1 2 .977 1.98    
2016 33 SEA AL P 33 33 186.7 10 23 2 2 .943 1.59    
2017 34 SEA AL P 20 20 112.0 7 18 0 0 1.000 2.01    
  MIN AL P 10 10 64.3 4 10 0 0 1.000 1.96    
  TOT   P 30 30 176.3 11 28 0 0 1.000 1.99    
2018 35 MIN AL P 13 11 67.0 8 5 1 0 .929 1.75    
2019 36 TEX AL P 31 15 106.7 7 15 0 2 1.000 1.86    
Career Totals   395 377 2348.3 143 329 15 17 .969 1.81    
Career Highs   36 36 240.0 19 43 3 3 1.000 2.10    
Post-Season Pitching Stats     Help
Bold lines indicate player won Post Season MVP Award.
Year Age Tm Lg W L Pct G GS CG SHO SV IP H ER HR BB SO ERA OAVG OOBP OSLG OOPS
2012 29 TEX AL 0 1 .000 1 1 0 0 0 5.0 9 5 1 1 7 9.00 .375 .400 .542 .942
2013 30 TEX AL 2 0 1.000 4 2 0 0 0 15.3 14 2 1 6 10 1.17 .241 .313 .328 .640
Career Post-Season Pitching 2 1 .667 5 3 0 0 0 20.3 23 7 2 7 17 3.10 .280 .337 .390 .727
Pitching Leaderboards     Help
Top 10 finishes. Stats are Year-Rank-Value. League leaders are in bold.
Season Rankings are League Based.
ERA
2007-7-3.19
Wins
2014-1-20
Losses
2008-3-17
2009-1-18
2016-4-17
CAR-21-135
Winning Pct
2014-5-.714
2015-5-.706
Games Started
2007-10-35
2008-4-36
2009-5-35
CAR-36-377
Innings Pitched
2009-6-240.0
CAR-36-2348.3
Hits Allowed
CAR-35-2325
Homeruns Allowed
2007-3-31
2008-2-36
2009-5-32
CAR-4-343
Strikeouts
2008-6-231
2011-6-240
2014-10-231
CAR-27-2319
Walks per 9IP
2007-6-1.3
2008-3-0.9
2009-6-1.6
2011-6-1.4
2013-8-2.2
2014-9-2.1
CAR-29-1.9
Strikeouts per 9IP
2008-7-9.4
2011-5-10.6
WHiP
2007-5-1.07
2008-5-1.06
2014-6-1.20
2015-10-1.22
CAR-31-1.20
OOBP
2007-6-.276
2008-8-.277
2013-10-.296
2014-8-.297
CAR-31-.298
         
 
   Black Ink Test: 4    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 124)
   Gray Ink Test: 48    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 339)
   Hall of Fame Standards: 28    (Avg Pitcher in HOF ~ 87)
 
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History
Traded from Seattle to Philadelphia on 4/5/2004 (Going to SEA: P Randy Wolf. Going to PHI: P Travis Blackley, C Chao-Kuan Wu, CF Jamal Strong)
Earned first career win on 8/13/2006
Had first career hit (double) on 4/5/2007, off Marc Kaiser (COL)
Hit first career homerun on 4/10/2007, off Sun Woo Kim (WSH)
1/29/2010: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,685,714 through salary arbitration
Injured on 4/16/2010 with a Sore Back, out for one week
Injured on 5/2/2010 with a Pulled Tricep Muscle, out for 3-4 weeks
Injured on 8/6/2010 with a Bone Chips Elbow, out for 6 weeks
1/29/2011: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,685,714 through salary arbitration
1/29/2012: Gets a new one-year contract worth $2,685,714 through salary arbitration
Traded from Philadelphia to Texas on 5/13/2012 (Going to PHI: P Clint Everts, RF Brad Wilkerson, SS John McCurdy. Going to TEX: CF Vincent Blue, P Travis Blackley, P Bud Smith)
Injured on 8/12/2012 with a Herniated Disc Back, out for 7 weeks
10/13/2012: Signed a contract extension with Texas, $7,000,000 per year, for 3 years
Won World Championship with Texas in 2013
Traded from Texas to Toronto on 4/12/2014 (Going to TEX: C Eduardo Esteves, RF Masa Aki. Going to TOR: P Travis Blackley, C Joe Heatherly)
Struck out 15 batters against Cleveland on 6/29/2014
Struck out 15 batters against Tampa Bay on 9/23/2015
Signed as a free agent by Seattle on 2/13/2016 to a 2-year deal worth $3,751,000 per year
Traded from Seattle to Minnesota on 7/26/2017 (Going to SEA: 2B Jamey Breeding. Going to MIN: P Travis Blackley)
9/12/2017: Signed a contract extension with Minnesota, $1,050,000 per year, for 2 years
Released by Minnesota on 7/24/2018
Signed as a free agent by Texas on 1/31/2019 to a 1-year deal worth $350,000 per year
Released by Texas on 9/10/2019