Blake King #66

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  • B/T: R/R
  • 6' 1" /195


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Pitches: Strikes, Balls


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Blake King does not have any MLB stats for the 2011 season

Blake King Bio

  • Full Name: Blake Matthew King
  • Born: 4/11/1987 in Tulsa, OK
  • Draft: 2005, St. Louis Cardinals, 44th rd. (1334th overall)
  • College: Eastern Oklahoma State College
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Blake King does not have any MLB stats for the 2011 season


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Blake King Stats

*Since 2006

Blake King Advanced Stats

*Since 2006
*Since 2006

Blake King Statcast Events


Blake King Awards

TEX Mid-Season All-Star

Year Team League
2010 Springfield TEX

APP Pitcher of the Week

Week Team League
07/02/2006 Johnson City APP
08/20/2006 Johnson City APP

Blake King Latest Transactions

Team Date Transaction
October 5, 2011 Houston Astros sent RHP Blake King outright to Corpus Christi Hooks.
September 29, 2011 Blake King roster status changed by Houston Astros.
May 26, 2011 Houston Astros claimed RHP Blake King off waivers from St. Louis Cardinals.
May 26, 2011 RHP Blake King assigned to Corpus Christi Hooks from Houston Astros.
May 25, 2011 Springfield Cardinals placed RHP Blake King on waivers.
May 18, 2011 RHP Blake King assigned to Springfield Cardinals from Memphis Redbirds.
March 21, 2011 St. Louis Cardinals optioned Blake King to Memphis Redbirds.
November 19, 2010 St. Louis Cardinals selected the contract of Blake King from Springfield Cardinals.
September 14, 2009 Blake King roster status changed by Springfield Cardinals.
September 9, 2009 Springfield Cardinals placed RHP Blake King on the 7-day disabled list.
August 28, 2009 RHP Blake King assigned to Springfield Cardinals from Palm Beach Cardinals.

Blake Matthew King Bio Info

Played college ball at Eastern Oklahoma State Jr. College...led the NJCAA in strikeouts with 123 and ranked eighth in ERA with a 1.05 mark in 2006...resides in Tulsa, Oklahoma. 2010 Made 53 appearances at Springfield (AA) of the Texas League, ranking 3rd in app. and led league in holds (12)...Struck out 84 batters in 68 innings to rank 2nd on the Springfield staff and 20th in the TL despite being a relief pitcher, also ranked 2nd in the Texas League with 11.12 strikeouts per nine innings pitched...Selected to the Texas League North All-Star team. Pitched one inning, allowing three runs to take the loss in the game...Made 13 consecutive scoreless appearances from 7/17-8/18 totalling 15.0 innings, allowing just three hits and fanning 24...Made 19 appearances of four outs or more, including 14 of 2.0 IP or more...Ranked 1st in TL for lowest opp. BA by a reliever (.171), holding RH batters to a .153 BA and LH batters at .200 BA...Struck out a batter in 42 of his 53 appearances with a season-high of five K's on 7/20 vs. TUL in 2.0 IP for the win...Pitched for Surprise of the Arizona Fall League. Went 1-0 with a 6.30 ERA in 10 app., averaging a strikeout per inning...Rated with "Best Slider" in the Cardinals organization by Baseball America's "Best Tools" survey. 2009 Pitched in 44 games, 41 at Palm Beach (A) before finishing the season with three appearances in Springfield (AA) ...made two starts in Palm Beach before relieving the rest of the season...his nine wins led all Cardinals relief pitchers and ranked T3rd among all Cards minor league pitchers...was toughest to HR off among Cardinals minor leaguers, not surrendering a HR in 343 batters faced (79.1 IP)...finished in the Top 10 in strikeouts (8th, 102) and was the first Cardinals relief pitcher to strike out 100 batters in a season since Matt Scherer in 2006...held opposing batters to a .176 BA and was T-4th in strikeouts/9 IP (11.57). 2008 Made 31 appearances between Quad Cities (A) and Palm Beach (A), utilized as both a starter and reliever...struck out a season-high eight batters over four innings vs. GLL (4/27), allowing one unearned run on one hit...held RH batters to a .161 BA (14-87) at Palm Beach. 2007 Appeared in 35 games between Batavia (SS-A) and Quad Cities (A), making 18 starts. Held opposing batters to a .214 BA in Quad Cities. 2006 Earned a win in his first professional start, throwing five scoreless innings of one-hit ball at BRI (6/22)...struck out a careerhigh 10 batters twice (7/2 at ELI & 8/4 vs. PRI)...ranked 7th in the Appy League in ERA (3.02) and second in strikeouts (74)...named Appy League pitcher of the week (6/26-7/2) winning two starts with 13 strikeouts in 10 IP and a 1.80 ERA.