Aaron Blair

Aaron Blair #36

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 4" /250
  • Age: 25

Aaron Blair 2017 Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
1 0-1 15.00 3.0 3 3.33

Aaron Blair MLB Career Stats

G W-L ERA IP SO WHIP
16 2-8 7.89 73.0 49 1.73

Aaron Blair Bio

  • Full Name: Aaron Daniel Blair
  • Born: 5/26/1992 in Las Vegas, NV
  • Draft: 2013, Arizona Diamondbacks, 1st rd. (36th overall)
  • College: Marshall
  • Debut: 4/24/2016
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Year W L ERA G GS SV IP SO WHIP
2017 Stats 0 1 15.00 1 1 0 3.0 3 3.33
MLB Career Stats 2 8 7.89 16 16 0 73.0 49 1.73
  • Status: Reassigned to Minors

Aaron Blair Two-seam FB Statcast Averages

Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 Braves NL 38 Two-seam FB 91.61 92.35 2058.00 6.55 102.69
MLB Avg - - - Two-seam FB 92.28 91.88 2139.00 6.10 88.72
Year Team LG NP Pitch Type Avg Pitch Speed (mph) Avg Perceived Speed (mph) Avg Spin Rate (rpm) Avg Extension (feet) Avg Exit Velocity (mph)
2017 Braves NL 38 Two-seam FB 91.61 92.35 2058.00 6.55 102.69
MLB Avg - - - Two-seam FB 92.28 91.88 2139.00 6.10 88.72

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Aaron Blair 2017 Projections

Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 1 5.19 2 2 0 0 0 0 8.2 9 5 5 1 0 4 0 7 1.50
Cumulative
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0 2 7.71 3 3 0 0 0 0 11.2 14 10 10 2 0 9 0 10 1.97
Duration W L ERA G GS CG SHO SV SVO IP H R ER HR HB BB IBB SO WHIP
Rest of Season
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0 1 5.19 2 2 0 0 0 0 8.2 9 5 5 1 0 4 0 7 1.50
Cumulative
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0 2 7.71 3 3 0 0 0 0 11.2 14 10 10 2 0 9 0 10 1.97

Aaron Blair News

Aaron Blair Fantasy News

July 28, 2017 at 8:40 PM ET

Johnson grateful for chance after callup

Following the demotions of former first-overall pick Dansby Swanson and right-handed pitcher Aaron Blair, the Braves recalled right-hander Jason Hursh on Thursday and utility man Micah Johnson from Triple-A Gwinnett on Friday to fill in the vacant 25-man roster positions.

July 26, 2017 at 11:43 PM ET

Braves option Swanson, Blair to Triple-A

Instead of continuing to fill the backup role he has manned since the All-Star break, Dansby Swanson is going to get a chance to play on a daily basis at the Minor League level.

Awards

Aaron Blair Awards

MiLB.com Organization All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Arizona NL
2015 Arizona NL

INT Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
04/24/2016 Gwinnett INT

SOU Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
07/28/2014 Mobile SOU

SOU Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2015 Mobile SOU

Aaron Blair Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 27, 2017 Atlanta Braves optioned RHP Aaron Blair to Gwinnett Braves.
July 26, 2017 Atlanta Braves recalled RHP Aaron Blair from Gwinnett Braves.
June 6, 2017 Gwinnett Braves activated RHP Aaron Blair from the 7-day disabled list.
May 28, 2017 Gwinnett Braves placed RHP Aaron Blair on the 7-day disabled list.
April 23, 2017 Atlanta Braves optioned RHP Aaron Blair to Gwinnett Braves.
April 20, 2017 Atlanta Braves recalled Aaron Blair from Gwinnett Braves.
March 16, 2017 Atlanta Braves optioned RHP Aaron Blair to Gwinnett Braves.
September 18, 2016 Aaron Blair roster status changed by Atlanta Braves.
September 8, 2016 Atlanta Braves sent RHP Aaron Blair on a rehab assignment to Gwinnett Braves.
September 3, 2016 Atlanta Braves placed RHP Aaron Blair on the 15-day disabled list retroactive to August 29, 2016. Left knee strain.
August 28, 2016 Atlanta Braves recalled RHP Aaron Blair from Gwinnett Braves.
August 18, 2016 Gwinnett Braves activated RHP Aaron Blair from the 7-day disabled list.
August 4, 2016 Gwinnett Braves placed RHP Aaron Blair on the 7-day disabled list retroactive to August 3, 2016.
June 25, 2016 Atlanta Braves optioned RHP Aaron Blair to Gwinnett Braves.
May 28, 2016 Atlanta Braves recalled Aaron Blair from Gwinnett Braves.
May 18, 2016 Atlanta Braves optioned RHP Aaron Blair to Gwinnett Braves.
April 24, 2016 Atlanta Braves selected the contract of Aaron Blair from Gwinnett Braves.
January 7, 2016 RHP Aaron Blair assigned to Gwinnett Braves.
January 7, 2016 Atlanta Braves invited non-roster RHP Aaron Blair to spring training.
December 9, 2015 Atlanta Braves traded RHP Shelby Miller and LHP Gabe Speier to Arizona Diamondbacks for RF Ender Inciarte, RHP Aaron Blair and SS Dansby Swanson.
July 24, 2015 Reno Aces activated RHP Aaron Blair from the temporarily inactive list.
July 4, 2015 Reno Aces placed RHP Aaron Blair on the temporarily inactive list.
June 17, 2015 RHP Aaron Blair assigned to Reno Aces from Mobile BayBears.
February 13, 2015 Arizona Diamondbacks invited non-roster RHP Aaron Blair to spring training.
July 15, 2014 RHP Aaron Blair assigned to Mobile BayBears from Visalia Rawhide.
May 6, 2014 RHP Aaron Blair assigned to Visalia Rawhide from South Bend Silver Hawks.
August 14, 2013 RHP Aaron Blair assigned to South Bend Silver Hawks from Hillsboro Hops.
June 29, 2013 Aaron Blair assigned to Hillsboro Hops.
June 28, 2013 Arizona Diamondbacks signed RHP Aaron Blair.

Aaron Daniel Blair Bio Info

He is married, wife's name is Caitlyn.

2016

Split the season between Triple-A Gwinnett and Atlanta, while also spending time on the major league 15-day DL.... Began the season with the G-Braves before Atlanta selected his contract on 4/24 in advance of him making his MLB debut that night at Turner Field against New York (NL)…Lost, 3-2, after going 5.1 innings and allowing six hits, three runs, earned, and two walks...Struck out one... Optioned to Gwinnett on 5/17…Recalled on 5/28 before returning to Gwinnett on 6/24…Recalled for the last time on 8/28…Went to the 15-day disabled list on 9/3, retroactive to 8/31, with a left knee strain…Reinstated on 9/18... Earned his fi rst MLB win on 9/19 at NYM…Held the Mets to four hits and two runs as Atlanta won, 7-3...Became the eighth Braves pitcher to earn the fi rst win of his career in 2016 (Jed Bradley, Mauricio Cabrera, Hunter Cervenka, John Gant, Tyrell Jenkins, Ryan Weber and Rob Whalen)...Began his major league career 0-6, to become just the fi fth Atlanta Braves pitcher to lose his fi rst six decisions…RHP Joel De La Cruz also started 0-7 in 2016…The others were Mike Thompson in 1975 (0-6), Dave Campbell in 1977-78 (0-7) and Frank LaCorte in 1975-76 (0-9)... Went 0-3 with a 7.59 ERA (18 ER/21.1 IP) in fi ve games in his fi rst stint with the Braves (4/24- 5/17)…Then went 0-2 with a 8.28 ERA (27 ER/29.1 IP) in six games from 5/28-6/24…Went 2-2 with a 6.52 ERA (14 ER/19.1 IP) over his fi nal four games... Allowed one home run over his fi rst six MLB starts…Surrendered 13 over his fi nal nine starts… For the year, compiled a 1.8 HR/9 rate.Allowed nine runs, earned after going 1.1 innings on 5/17 at PIT...Became just the third Braves pitcher since 1913 to allow as many runs in as few innings...Buzz Capra allowed nine runs, three earned, while getting two outs at STL in the second game of a doubleheader on 7/12/74, while Taylor Phillips allowed nine runs, all earned, in 1.0 inning on 7/15/57 at Brooklyn... Blair allowed seven first-inning runs, the most by a Braves pitcher in a single inning since 9/12/12, when Paul Maholm allowed eight in the fifth inning at MIL... Went 3-0 with a 1.42 ERA in three starts to open the season with the G-Braves before his contract was selected by Atlanta on 4/24…Finished 2-4 with a 5.81 ERA (34 ER/52.2 IP) over his final 10 games with the G-Braves... Made a pair of rehabilitation starts with Triple-A Gwinnett during his DL stint, combining to allow 11 hits and six runs over 13.1 innings (4.05 ERA)...Made his last MiLB start in Game 1 of the Governors' Cup Championship Series against Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (9/13) and earned the win after yielding four runs over 7.1 innings...Three of the runs he allowed came after he exited the game in the eighth inning... Tossed 7.0 no-hit innings with 10 strikeouts in his final start for Gwinnett before his big league debut, a 7-2 win over Durham on 4/19 at Coolray Field...Allowed one walk (in the sixth to Carlos Corporan) to end his perfect game bid...At time of his promotion, tied for the IL lead with three wins, while his 1.42 ERA ranked eighth among qualifying pitchers...Ranked fourth with 22 strikeouts and a 0.79 WHIP...Went to the MiLB DL on 8/3 with IT band tendonitis in his left knee...Returned on 8/18.