Charlie Blackmon

Charlie Blackmon #19

  • CF
  • B/T: L/L
  • 6' 3"/210
  • Age: 29


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Charlie Blackmon Stats

.287 17 58 43 .797

Charlie Blackmon MLB Career Stats

.288 45 169 84 .773

Charlie Blackmon Bio

  • Full Name: Charles Cobb Blackmon
  • Born: 7/1/1986 in Dallas, TX
  • Draft: 2008, Colorado Rockies, 2nd rd. (72nd overall)
  • College: Georgia Tech
  • Debut: June 7, 2011
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2015 Stats 614 93 176 17 58 43 .287 .347 .797
MLB Career Stats 1664 234 480 45 169 84 .288 .336 .773

Charlie Blackmon Statcast Averages

Year Team LG PA HIP Avg Launch Speed (mph) Avg Distance (feet) Avg Gen Velocity (mph) Avg Launch Angle (deg) Avg Height (feet)
2015 Rockies NL 682 420 87.81 226.65 -0.72 12.50 36.47
MLB Avg - - - - 89.28 210.08 0.43 8.96 33.38


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January 25, 2016 at 7:39 PM ET

Blackmon, Rockies avoid arbitration

The Rockies and outfielder Charlie Blackmon agreed on a one-year, $3.5 million contract to avoid arbitration Monday.

January 12, 2016 at 4:05 PM ET

Rockies likely to trade an outfielder

Having secured a long-term deal with free-agent outfielder Gerardo Parra, the Rockies' likelihood of dealing an incumbent veteran outfielder would seem to have progressed from "possible" to "probable."


Charlie Blackmon Awards

NL All-Star

Year Team League
2014 Colorado NL

NL Player of the Week

Week Team League
09/23/2013 Colorado NL
04/07/2014 Colorado NL

Baseball America Short-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Tri-City NOR

Topps Short-Season/Rookie All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Tri-City NOR

NWL Player of the Week

Week Team League
07/14/2008 Tri-City NOR

NWL Post-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2008 Tri-City NOR

Charlie Blackmon Leaderboards

Batting Average

Season AVG Rank
2014 .288 15th in NL
2015 .287 22nd in NL

Stolen Bases

Season SB Rank
2014 28 8th in NL
2015 43 3rd in NL

On-base Plus Slugging

Season OPS Rank
2015 .797 21st in NL

On-base Percentage

Season OBP Rank
2015 .347 24th in NL

Slugging Percentage

Season SLG Rank
2015 .450 23rd in NL

Runs Scored

Season R Rank
2014 82 17th in NL
2015 93 10th in NL


Season H Rank
2014 171 11th in NL
2015 176 7th in NL


Season 2B Rank
2015 31 24th in NL


Season 3B Rank
2015 9 2nd in NL

Games Played

Season G Rank
2014 154 12th in NL
2015 157 4th in NL

At Bats

Season AB Rank
2014 593 11th in NL
2015 614 4th in NL

Plate Appearances

Season PA Rank
2014 648 16th in NL
2015 682 7th in NL

Total Bases

Season TB Rank
2014 261 16th in NL
2015 276 10th in NL

Caught Stealing

Season CS Rank
2014 10 5th in NL
2015 13 2nd in NL

Hit by Pitch

Season HBP Rank
2014 13 7th in NL
2015 13 6th in NL

Charlie Blackmon Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
July 8, 2013 Colorado Rockies recalled CF Charlie Blackmon from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
May 29, 2013 Colorado Rockies optioned Charlie Blackmon to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
May 12, 2013 Colorado Rockies recalled Charlie Blackmon from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
March 24, 2013 Colorado Rockies optioned Charlie Blackmon to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
August 18, 2012 Colorado Rockies recalled Charlie Blackmon from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
August 18, 2012 Charlie Blackmon roster status changed by Colorado Rockies.
July 4, 2012 Charlie Blackmon roster status changed by Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
June 7, 2012 Colorado Springs Sky Sox sent CF Charlie Blackmon on a rehab assignment to Tri-City Dust Devils.
May 3, 2012 Colorado Springs Sky Sox placed CF Charlie Blackmon on the 7-day disabled list. turf toe on left foot
April 14, 2012 Colorado Rockies optioned CF Charlie Blackmon to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
April 14, 2012 Charlie Blackmon roster status changed by Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
April 13, 2012 sent OF Charlie Blackmon on a rehab assignment to Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
April 4, 2012 Charlie Blackmon roster status changed by Colorado Rockies.
October 31, 2011 Colorado Rockies activated CF Charlie Blackmon from the 60-day disabled list.
July 15, 2011 Colorado Rockies transferred CF Charlie Blackmon from the 15-day disabled list to the 60-day disabled list.
July 8, 2011 Colorado Rockies placed CF Charlie Blackmon on the 15-day disabled list. Fractured left foot
June 7, 2011 Colorado Rockies selected the contract of CF Charlie Blackmon from Colorado Springs Sky Sox.
April 7, 2011 Charlie Blackmon assigned to Colorado Springs Sky Sox from Tulsa Drillers.
February 8, 2011 Colorado Rockies invited non-roster CF Charlie Blackmon to spring training.
May 31, 2010 Charlie Blackmon assigned to Tulsa Drillers from Rockies Extended Spring Training.
April 5, 2010 Charlie Blackmon assigned to Rockies Extended Spring Training from Modesto Nuts.

Charles Cobb Blackmon Bio Info

Signed by Rockies scout Alan Matthews...earned his B.S. degree in business administrtion with a concentration in finance from the Georgia Institute of Technology in the fall of 2011...grew a mustache to raise money as part of "Movember" in November of 2012.


Had career-year in 2014, earning his first selection to the NL All-Star team...was voted to the team via the player vote...went 0-for-2 in the game and played center field as a reserve...Was a member of the Rockies Opening Day roster for the first time in his career and started in center field on Opening Day...played a team-high 154 games...Set career-highs in virtually every category in '14, including: games, at-bats (593), runs (82), hits (171), doubles (27), triples (3), home runs (19), RBI (72), walks (31) and stolen bases (28)...Finished among the top-20 in the NL in hits (11th), runs (17th), average (.288, 15th), total bases (261) and stolen bases (T-8th)...led the Rockies in hits, runs and steals and finished third in RBI and home runs...Played the majority of the season as the Rockies leadoff hitter...led all NL players from the leadoff spot in RBI (69) and was second in home runs (19)...his five leadoff home runs established a new Rockies franchise record...Had one of the single greatest games in Rockies history during the Rockies Home Opener on April 4 vs. Arizona...went 6-for-6 with three doubles, one home run, five RBI and four runs...six hits tied a Rockies record originally set by Andres Galarraga (6-for-6, July 3, 1995 vs. Houston)... Blackmon became the 10th player since 1920, when RBI became an official statistic, to go 6-for-6 or better with that many RBI and runs scored in a game...Had three games in 2014 of 5-for-5 or better...went 5-for-5 July 12 vs. Minnesota and 5-for-5 Sept. 17 vs. Los Angeles-NL...Elias: is the fifth player since 1900 to record at least three games of 5-for-5 or better, joining Hall-of-Famers Ty Cobb (1922), Tris Speaker (1923), Stan Musial (1948) and Tony Gwynn (1993), plus Ichiro Suzuki in 2004...Had his first career multi-home run game on April 21 vs. San Francisco, first going deep off Ryan Vogelsong and later off Juan Gutierrez...was one of six multi-HR games for a Rockie in 2014...Was one of the Rockies most clutch hitters in '14 and batted .320 (41-for-128) with 53 RBI with runners in scoring position...also fared well against the division, batting .305 (83-for-272) with 13 doubles, 11 home runs and 36 RBI vs. NL West.


Split the season almost evenly between Triple-A Colorado Springs, where he began the campaign, and in the Majors with the Rockies... Blackmon played in a career-high 82 games in the Majors and set career-highs in nearly every offensive category, including: at bats (246), runs (35), hits (76), doubles (17), home runs (6), RBI (22), OBP (.336), SLG (.467) and OPS (.803)... Was first recalled from Triple-A on 5/12 and spent 17 days on the active roster before being optioned back to Triple-A on 5/29...was recalled for the remainder of the season on 7/8...hit .288 (74-for-257) with 15 2B, 6 3B, 3 HR, 40 RBI, 56 runs in 68 games at Triple-A... Played 52 of his 82 total games in August and Spetember and combined to hit .332 (61-for-184) with 14 doubles, 1 triple, 5 home runs, 18 RBI over the season's final two months... Blackmon's 9 doubles in September were tied for the 5th-most in the NL with teammate Todd Helton (Matt Carpenter led with 12 2B in September)... Split his time between the three outfield spots, playing 17 games in left, 25 games in center and 34 in right... The left-hander hit .296 (21-for-71) vs. LHP in 2013 and is now a .325 (37-for-114) career hitter vs. LHP in the Majors... Was productive with men on base, as he batted .304 (24-for-79) with 6 doubles, 1 home run and 17 RBI with runners on base and .304 (14-for-46) with 5 doubles, 1 home run and 15 RBI with runners in scoring position.

2012 Began the 2012 season on the 15-day disabled list with turf toe in his left big toe, then spent the first four and a half months in the Minors prior to his recall from Triple-A on 8/18. 2012 marked his second-straight year seeing time in the Majors with the Rockies...hit .146 (6-for-41) in his first 13 games, all in August...then hit .361 (26-for-72) over his final 29 games...had 5 doubles, 2 home runs and 8 RBI from 9/1 through the end of the season. Batted .289 (83-for-287) with 23 doubles, 4 triples, 6 home runs and 37 RBI in 76 Minor League games between Short Season-A Tri-City and Triple-A Colorado Springs. Tied his career-high with 4 hits twice in 2012, and now has three four-hit games in his MLB career...had 4 hits, including a double, on 9/6 at ATL...then had 4 hits again on 10/1 at ARI...had 8 multi-hit games in 2013. Saw time at all three outfield positions, though split his time nearly evenly between left field (114.2 innings) and right field (107.1 innings). 2011 After spending the first two months of the 2011 season at Triple-A Colorado Springs, was recalled on 6/7 and spent the next month, until 7/7, on the active roster...finished the season on the 60-day disabled list with a right foot fracture suffered 7/7 at ATL while rounding second base...Hit .255 (25-for-98) with 1 double, 1 home run, 8 RBI, 9 runs and 5 steals in his 27 games with the Rockies...played mostly left field, though he also saw action in center field as well...Collected his first Major League hit in his second game, 6/8 at SD off Dustin Moseley, with a single going 1-for-4 in the game....first MLB multi-hit game, RBI and outfield assist all came 6/11 vs. LAD...Had a career-high four hits 6/17 vs. DET...also drove in two runs, setting his career-high for RBI in a game as well...Slugged his first career home run on 7/1 vs. KC off Soria...was a pinch-hit home run and also came on his 25th his 15 games at Coors Field, Blackmon hit .382 (21-for-55) with a home run and 7 RBI...Had 5-straight games with a stolen base from 6/11-15...since 1946 (when game-by-game data began), he was the first player to steal a bag in 5-straight games within his first nine career games (Stats LLC.)...Hit .337 (82-for-243) with 10 home runs, 19 doubles, 4 triples and 49 RBI while stealing 12 bases in 58 games for the Sky Sox...he led all Sky Sox in doubles, homers, stolen bases, RBI and batting average prior to his recall...collected five multi-hit games and hit .370 (13-for-42) in his final 10 games with the Sky Sox. 2010 Spent the entire season at Double-A Tulsa as the club's regular center fielder...hit .297 (100-for-337) with 22 doubles, 4 triples, 11 home runs and 55 RBI in 86 games for the Drillers...his .484 slugging percentage was a career high, and his .834 OPS was a personal best for a full season club...The left-handed batter was equally as effective against left-handed pitchers (.303 average) as he was vs. right-handers (.293)...Blackmon had 13 extra-base hits in 122 at-bats against lefties in 2010...Finished his season strong by batting .348 (40-for-115) with 10 doubles, 3 triples and 3 home runs in 28 games during the month of August...his .565 slugging percentage and .961 OPS were by far his best of any of the three full months he played in 2010...Missed nearly all of the first two months of the season due to injury, and did not make his 2010 debut until 5/31 at Frisco...Regularly batted either first or second in the Drillers lineup in 2010, though he was still able to average one RBI every 6.1 fact, he finished 2nd on the club with his 55 RBI despite missing two months, and playing the majority of his games as the first or second hitter in the lineup...Was at his best with men on base, as he hit .309 with runners on, compared to .286 with none on...his batting average splits with runners on base for 2010 were: scoring position-.313, runners on with 2 outs- .328, runners in scoring position with 2 outs-.315 and bases loaded-.417...Played in the Arizona Fall League as a regular outfielder for Scottsdale...hit .264 (19-for-72) with 2 doubles, 3 home runs and 11 RBI...had 13 walks compared to just 6 strikeouts during the AFL...Named the Rockies 11th-best prospect by Baseball America following the season. 2009 Played his entire second professional season with High-A Modesto in the California League...led the Nuts in hitting (.307, 169-for-550), RBI (69), stolen bases (30) and runs scored (30)...led the club in RBI despite being the primary lead-off hitter...his 34 doubles were the second-most on the club...hit .305 (65-for- 213) vs. left-handers and .309 (104-for-337) vs. right-handers...was the club's primary center fielder, and committed just 3 errors on the season...batted .316 (89-for-282) after the All-Star break, compared to .299 (80-for- 268) prior to the break...hit .357 (46-for-129) with runners in scoring position...named the club's 13th-best prospect by Baseball America following the season. 2008 In his first professional season led Tri-City with a .338 (98-for-290) average while playing most of the season as the club's regular center fielder...named the Rockies Organizational Co-Player of the Month for the month of July along with Wilin Rosario...hit .344 (42-for-122) with 11 extra-base hits and 14 RBI during the month, his first full month in professional baseball...was named to the Northwest League Postseason All-Star team...was named the Northwest League Player-of-the-week for the week of 7/13 when he hit .565 (13-for-23) with 4 doubles, 5 RBI and 6 runs scored...named the 10th-best prospect in the Northwest League after the season by Baseball America...also tabbed by the same publication as the Rockies 10th-best prospect.