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#4
Blake Snell
ERA W-L K
4.78 1-6 72
Team: Tampa BayHt / Wt: 6-4 / 200 NFBC ADP: 246.68
Position: SPBorn: 12/4/1992 Birthplace: Seattle, Washington
Bats/Throws: L/L Draft: Supplemental Round by Rays (2011)


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Aug. 15 7:35 PM PT8:35 PM MT9:35 PM CT10:35 PM ET22:35 ET2:35 GMT10:35 7:35 PM MST9:35 PM EST10:05 PM VEN6:35 UAE (+1)9:35 PM CT-Blake Snell improved to 1-6, allowing four runs on seven hits and one walk in 6.0 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 6-4 on Tuesday. Snell struck out four, ending the game with a 4.78 ERA and 1.51 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Snell earned his first win in 17 starts since beating the Yankees on Sept. 22, 2016.
Aug. 10 8:25 PM PT9:25 PM MT10:25 PM CT11:25 PM ET23:25 ET3:25 GMT11:25 8:25 PM MST10:25 PM EST10:55 PM VEN7:25 UAE (+1)10:25 PM CT-Blake Snell allowed one run on four hits and two walks in 6.1 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Cleveland Indians 4-1 on Thursday. Snell struck out four, ending the game with a 4.69 ERA and 1.53 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Snell (0-6, 4.69 ERA) made his 15th start, the most of any winless pitcher in the majors this season.
Aug. 4 8:19 AM PT9:19 AM MT10:19 AM CT11:19 AM ET11:19 ET15:19 GMT23:19 8:19 AM MST10:19 AM EST10:49 AM VEN19:19 UAE10:19 AM CT-Blake Snell allowed three runs on seven hits and one walk in 4.0 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Houston Astros 5-3 on Thursday. Snell struck out five, ending the game with a 4.98 ERA and 1.58 WHIP on the season.
July 29 3:02 PM PT4:02 PM MT5:02 PM CT6:02 PM ET18:02 ET22:02 GMT6:02 3:02 PM MST5:02 PM EST5:32 PM VEN2:02 UAE (+1)5:02 PM CT-Blake Snell allowed three runs on six hits and two walks in 5.1 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the New York Yankees 5-4 on Saturday. Snell struck out four, ending the game with a 4.87 ERA and 1.55 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Snell pitched well enough to be in position for an elusive first win of 2017, but was denied once more when Sergio Romo gave up a go-ahead two-run homer in the sixth inning. Despite his snake-bitten ways, the 24-year-old has pitched reasonably well in July with a 3.80 ERA and a 1.36 WHIP in four starts.
July 24 7:57 PM PT8:57 PM MT9:57 PM CT10:57 PM ET22:57 ET2:57 GMT10:57 7:57 PM MST9:57 PM EST10:27 PM VEN6:57 UAE (+1)9:57 PM CT-Blake Snell fell to 0-6, allowing three runs on six hits and one walk in 7.0 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Baltimore Orioles 5-0 on Monday. Snell struck out four, ending the game with a 4.86 ERA and 1.56 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Snell went a career-high seven-plus innings. The lefty entered with 19 of 30 career starts lasting five or fewer innings.
July 19 10:15 PM PT11:15 PM MT12:15 AM CT1:15 AM ET1:15 ET5:15 GMT13:15 10:15 PM MST12:15 AM EST12:45 AM VEN9:15 UAE12:15 AM CT-Blake Snell allowed three runs on three hits and three walks in 4.0 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Tuesday. Snell struck out six, ending the game with a 4.98 ERA and 1.63 WHIP on the season.
July 5 3:13 PM PT4:13 PM MT5:13 PM CT6:13 PM ET18:13 ET22:13 GMT6:13 3:13 PM MST5:13 PM EST5:43 PM VEN2:13 UAE (+1)5:13 PM CT-Snell allowed four hits and four walks without giving up a run in 5.0 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Chicago Cubs 7-3 on Wednesday. Snell struck out five, ending the game with a 4.85 ERA and 1.63 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Snell was obviously solid but the Rays' bullpen let him down.
June 29 7:17 AM PT8:17 AM MT9:17 AM CT10:17 AM ET10:17 ET14:17 GMT22:17 7:17 AM MST9:17 AM EST9:47 AM VEN18:17 UAE9:17 AM CT-Blake Snell fell to 0-5, allowing six runs on four hits and five walks in 5.0 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Pittsburgh Pirates 6-2 on Wednesday. Snell struck out six, ending the game with a 5.36 ERA and 1.64 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Making his first major league start since mid-May, Snell exhibited the same command issues that triggered his demotion to Triple A last month. The young lefty now owns a poor 9.19 ERA during a three-start losing streak and is averaging 5.74 walks per nine innings on the season.
May 13 1:45 PM PT2:45 PM MT3:45 PM CT4:45 PM ET16:45 ET20:45 GMT4:45 1:45 PM MST3:45 PM EST4:15 PM VEN0:45 UAE (+1)3:45 PM CT-Blake Snell fell to 0-4, allowing six runs on six hits and three walks in 5.2 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Boston Red Sox 6-3 on Saturday. Snell struck out five, ending the game with a 4.71 ERA and 1.62 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: It was only the second time in 12 starts since Sept. 9 that Snell got an out in the sixth inning.
May 8 8:41 PM PT9:41 PM MT10:41 PM CT11:41 PM ET23:41 ET3:41 GMT11:41 8:41 PM MST10:41 PM EST11:11 PM VEN7:41 UAE (+1)10:41 PM CT-Blake Snell fell to 0-3, allowing four runs on 10 hits and one walk in 5.0 innings, as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Kansas City Royals 7-3 on Monday. Snell struck out two, ending the game with a 3.96 ERA and 1.62 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Snell failed to get an out in the sixth inning for the 10th time in 11 starts since Sept. 9.
May 4 10:17 PM PT11:17 PM MT12:17 AM CT1:17 AM ET1:17 ET5:17 GMT13:17 10:17 PM MST12:17 AM EST12:47 AM VEN9:17 UAE12:17 AM CT-Blake Snell allowed two runs on six hits and three walks in 5.0 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays lost to the Miami Marlins 10-6 on Wednesday. Snell struck out nine, ending the game with a 3.45 ERA and 1.53 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 28 8:49 PM PT9:49 PM MT10:49 PM CT11:49 PM ET23:49 ET3:49 GMT11:49 8:49 PM MST10:49 PM EST11:19 PM VEN7:49 UAE (+1)10:49 PM CT-Blake Snell allowed two runs on six hits and three walks in 5.0 innings as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 7-4 on Friday. Snell struck out three, ending the game with a 3.42 ERA and 1.48 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: After a rough first start, the left-hander has a 2.75 ERA over his last four but is 0-1 over that span. He's walked 18 in 26 1/3 total innings this season.
Apr. 17 4:18 PM PT5:18 PM MT6:18 PM CT7:18 PM ET19:18 ET23:18 GMT7:18 4:18 PM MST6:18 PM EST6:48 PM VEN3:18 UAE (+1)6:18 PM CT-Snell gave up four runs - one earned - over five innings in the Rays' 4-3 loss to the Red Sox on Monday.
Analysis: Snell has now given up 11 runs this season in 16 1/3 innings, but only five of those have been earned. His 10 walks aren't helping, though.
Apr. 12 7:16 PM PT8:16 PM MT9:16 PM CT10:16 PM ET22:16 ET2:16 GMT10:16 7:16 PM MST9:16 PM EST9:46 PM VEN6:16 UAE (+1)9:16 PM CT-Snell gave up two unearned runs and two hits in 4 2/3 innings in a no-decision against the Yankees on Wednesday.
Analysis: Snell was pulled after 83 pitches as he again struggled with his control, walking three batters after issuing five free passes in his season debut.

Regular Season

Pitching Statistics
Year Team W L Sv-Op G GS CG IP H R ER HR BB IBB K WHIP ERA
2016 TB 6 8 0 - 0 19 19 0 89.0 93 44 35 5 51 0 98 1.62 3.54
2017 TB 1 6 0 - 0 16 16 0 84.2 84 51 45 12 44 1 72 1.51 4.78
Career 7 14 0 - 0 35 35 0 173.2 177 95 80 17 95 1 170 1.57 4.15

Hitting Statistics
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2016 TB 19 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 .000 .333 .000
2017 TB 16 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .250 .000
Career 35 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 .000 .286 .000


Pitching Velocity

Pitch TypePitchesMaxMinAvgPct
Fastball 899 98 89 94.1 57.08
Curveball 133 81 74 78 8.44
Slider 228 89 80 85.4 14.48
Changeup 315 90 80 85.8 20

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