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Jimmie Foxx League
4-1-2272
Willis Blackburn Relief Pitcher
Retired (2205, Age 38)
CAREER BIOGRAPHICAL DATA
ERA 4.44 Total Rating   Bats/Throws L/L
W-L 90-74 Status Deceased (2251) Option Years 0  
SV 33 Age at Death 84 Date of Birth 04-20-2167
K 1281 Drafted Round 2, Pick 24
(2190)
Majors Svc Time 12 years
(159 games)
IP 1501.0
WHIP 1.43
OFFENSE PITCHING MENTORING
Contact vs. R Contact vs. L Endurance   Ldrship
Power vs. R Power vs. L Velocity   Mentor Val
Speed Bunt Control
POSITIONS DEFENSE/HEALTH POSTSEASON
 C * --- SS --- Range WS Rings 1
1B --- LF --- Arm WS Appearances 5
2B --- CF ---   Health LCS Appearances 5
3B --- RF ---   Injured Days 0 All Star Teams 0
* League requires 0% rating to start at catcher.

Year   Team W L G GS CG SHO SV BS IP H R ER HBP BB SO WHIP ERA Awards
2192 HOU
4
8
106
0
0
0
4
1
117.0
137 68 67 3 53
94
1.62
5.15
2193 HOU
4
5
94
0
0
0
0
3
94.0
102 64 56 3 41
85
1.52
5.36
2194 HOU-WAS-HOU-WAS
4
2
90
0
0
0
7
0
84.0
93 51 45 3 39
76
1.57
4.82
2195 HOU
3
12
72
19
0
0
4
0
142.2
158 91 82 2 51
123
1.46
5.17
2196 HOU
6
11
62
19
0
0
8
1
150.1
158 86 77 1 54
151
1.41
4.61
2197 WAS
19
5
29
29
0
0
0
0
164.2
157 68 64 1 53
132
1.28
3.50
2198 WAS
10
4
41
22
0
0
1
0
149.2
151 78 72 4 47
124
1.32
4.33
2199 WAS
18
7
31
31
0
0
0
0
185.2
156 82 81 2 70
147
1.22
3.93
2200 WAS
6
2
40
0
0
0
2
1
53.0
48 23 22 2 21
39
1.30
3.74
2201 WAS
5
5
105
0
0
0
2
7
99.2
113 56 52 0 50
92
1.64
4.70
2202 HOU
8
9
30
30
0
0
0
0
147.2
148 70 61 1 64
123
1.44
3.72
2203 HOU
1
0
29
0
0
0
3
1
51.1
49 26 22 0 28
42
1.50
3.86
2204 HOU
2
4
48
0
0
0
2
2
61.1
73 41 39 2 30
53
1.68
5.72
2272
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0.0
0 0 0 0 0
0
0.00
0.00
Total
90
74
777
150
0
0
33
16
1501.0
1543 804 740 24 601
1281
1.43
4.44
Career Transactions
DateTransaction
2205-11-01Willis Blackburn has retired from the Free Agency Pool
2205-04-30The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) have waived Willis Blackburn.
2205-04-01The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) have designated Willis Blackburn for assignment.
2202-04-01Trade #1494483 has been completed between the Washington Senators and the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA). The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) receive Bobby Mattox, Willis Blackburn, Steve Shaw, Stan Medich, Walt Gramly from the Washington Senators in exchange for Ed Powell, Carney Chagnon, Wayne Oberlin, Frank Chiozza, Seiji Miyako, Harry Castiglia.
2197-04-01Trade #1476686 has been completed between the Washington Senators and the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA). The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) receive Christy Bannister, Jack Davis, Tony Duzen, Paul Keister, Wayne Oberlin from the Washington Senators in exchange for Gene Bransfield, Luke Currie, Willis Blackburn.
2195-04-01The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) have promoted Willis Blackburn to the major league team. The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) have waived Ted Geary.
2195-04-01Trade #1471036 has been completed between the Washington Senators and the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA). The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) receive Harry Forster, Randy Schrenk, Willis Blackburn, Jim Leyritz from the Washington Senators in exchange for Chris Colman, Dick Skowron.
2194-10-03Trade #1470447 has been completed between the Washington Senators and the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA). The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) receive Dode Adams from the Washington Senators in exchange for Wally Faszholz, Dave Plarski, Willis Blackburn, Bob Heep.
2194-09-03The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) have promoted Willis Blackburn to the major league team.
2194-09-03Trade #1470067 has been completed between the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) and the Washington Senators. The Washington Senators receive from the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) in exchange for Willis Blackburn.
2194-08-08The Washington Senators have sent Willis Blackburn to the minors.
2194-07-29Trade #1469573 has been completed between the Washington Senators and the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA). The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) receive from the Washington Senators in exchange for Willis Blackburn.
2192-08-31Willis Blackburn of the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) is injured and is expected to be out 3 days.
2191-10-20Trade #1462730 has been completed between the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) and the Washington Senators. The Washington Senators receive Bert Alcaraz, Elbert Head from the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) in exchange for Denny Jurges, Willis Blackburn.
2189-09-19Trade #1449501 has been completed between the Washington Senators and the Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA). The Houston Colt 45s (Was AAA) receive Draft Pick 2190 Round 5 WAS (Ken Volz), Draft Pick 2190 Round 4 WAS (Josh Meadows) from the Washington Senators in exchange for Draft Pick 2190 Round 1 HOU (Matt McGregor), Draft Pick 2190 Round 2 HOU (Willis Blackburn), Draft Pick 2190 Round 3 HOU (Harry Hopkins).