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Full Name Blake Snell
Date of Birth December 4, 1992
Age 31 years, 3 months, 2 days
Birthplace Seattle
Birth City Washington
Country United States
Horoscope Sagittarius

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Blake Snell Biography

Blake Snell is one of the most popular and richest Baseball Player who was born on December 4, 1992 in Seattle, Washington, United States. 2018. MLB AL Cy Young winning pitcher for the Tampa Bay Rays who led the American League in wins and ERA. He first joined the team in 2016.

He beat He edged out Justin Verlander of the Houston Astros to win the Cy Young Award in 2018. of the Houston Astros to win the Cy Young Award in 2018.

Snell finished his breakout season leading the majors in wins (21), adjusted ERA+ (219), and batting average against (.178), as well as leading the American League in earned run average (1.89) and wins above replacement among pitchers (7.5). Snell’s 1.89 ERA was the lowest in the American League since Pedro Martinez posted a 1.74 mark in 2000, and the third-lowest in the AL since the designated hitter was introduced in 1973. He allowed two or fewer runs in 27 of his 31 starts, and allowed one or zero runs in 21 starts. Against the American League’s five playoff teams, he went 9–2 with a 2.00 ERA. He led all major league pitchers in left on base percentage, stranding 88.0% of base runners. For the season, he also had the lowest percentage of balls pulled against him (33.8%) among major league pitchers, and led major league pitchers in lowest contact percentage (66.6%).

The Tampa Bay Rays selected Snell in the first round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft. He signed with the Rays and made his professional debut with the Gulf Coast Rays, where he was 1–2 with a 3.08 ERA in 11 games (eight starts). He spent 2012 with the Princeton Rays, pitching to a 5–1 record and a 2.09 ERA in 11 starts, and 2013 with the Bowling Green Hot Rods where he compiled a 4–9 record and a 4.27 ERA in 23 starts.

His birthplace was Seattle, Washington.

NameBlake Snell
First NameBlake
Last NameSnell
OccupationBaseball Player
BirthdayDecember 4
Birth Year1992
Place of BirthSeattle
Home TownWashington
Birth CountryUnited States
Birth SignSagittarius
Full/Birth Name
ParentsDave Snell
SiblingsNot Available
SpouseNot Known
Children(s)Not Available

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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On November 14, Snell won the American League Cy Young Award, topping runner-up Justin Verlander by 15 points (169–154), while receiving 17 of 30 first-place votes. Snell became the second Rays pitcher to win the award, after David Price won in 2012.

Blake Snell Net Worth

Blake Snell is one of the richest Baseball Player from United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Blake Snell's net worth $3-5 Million.* (Last Update: February 3, 2024)

He was a member of Shorewood High School’s team of baseball before making the decision to attend Washington State University. University of Washington.

He made his debut in the major leagues in Yankee Stadium on April 23 in 2016.

Net Worth (2024)$5 Million*
Net Worth in 2023$3 Million*
SalaryUnder Review
Source of IncomeBaseball Player
CarsNot Available
HouseLiving in own house.
N.B: * means unconfirmed

On July 23, Snell was put on the 10-day disabled list with shoulder fatigue. He was reactivated on August 4 against the Chicago White Sox. On August 21, Snell set a new MLB record with his 13th straight start allowing one earned run or fewer at home. After allowing two runs at home against the Baltimore Orioles, Snell’s streak ended at 14. Snell was recognized as the American League Pitcher of the Month for August, during which he went 4–0 with a 1.08 ERA over five starts.

At the time of the All-Star team announcement, Snell was 12–4 with a 2.09 ERA, the lowest of all qualified pitchers in the American League. Despite his success, Snell was not named to the original AL roster. This led to wide-scale criticism of the selection process by players, coaches, fans, and analysts. After Corey Kluber opted out of the All-Star game due to injury, Snell was named his replacement, ending the controversy and awarding him his first career All-Star appearance.

Blake Snell's Height & Physical Stats

Blake Snell height 6 ft 4 in Blake weight Not Known & body measurements will update soon.

Height6 ft 4 in
WeightNot Known
Body MeasurementsUnder Review
Eye ColorNot Available
Hair ColorNot Available
Feet/Shoe SizeNot Available

On September 18, Snell recorded his 20th victory on the season, becoming the first Ray to accomplish this feat since David Price in 2012. On September 23, Snell won his 21st game, setting a franchise record after pitching 6​⁄3 scoreless innings with 11 strikeouts against the Toronto Blue Jays. He was again named the American League Pitcher of the Month for September, in which he went 5–0 with a 1.26 ERA and 53 strikeouts over 35​⁄3 innings. Snell became the youngest pitcher to win the award in consecutive months since Johan Santana in 2004.

Snell started 2014 back with Bowling Green and was promoted to the Charlotte Stone Crabs in May. On August 2, he pitched a rain-shortened no-hitter against the Daytona Cubs. It was the first no-hitter in Stone Crabs history. In 24 total games started between the two clubs, he was 8–8 with a 3.19 ERA. After the season, he was named the Rays Minor League Pitcher of the Year. Snell started 2015 back with the Stone Crabs and was promoted to the Montgomery Biscuits after he did not allow a run in 21 innings to start the season. He was later promoted to the Durham Bulls. In 25 games (23 starts) between the three clubs, he was 15–4 with a 1.41 ERA and a 1.02 WHIP. The Rays added him to their 40-man roster after the season. Snell began the 2016 season with Durham.

Who is Blake Snell Dating?

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Snell attended Shorewood High School in Shoreline, Washington, where he played for the school’s baseball team. He committed to the University of Washington. In high school, he trained at a facility owned by his father who was a former minor league baseball player. In his senior season, Snell recorded an earned run average of 1.00 with 128 strikeouts over 63 innings en route to a 9–0 win-loss record.

Interesting Facts about Blake Snell

  1. Blake Snell was born on December 4, 1992.
  2. He was drafted by the Tampa Bay Rays in 2011.
  3. Snell won the American League Cy Young Award in 2018.
  4. His career ERA is 3.24 over five seasons.
  5. In 2020, he was traded to the San Diego Padres.
  6. Snell has a career record of 42-30 with 648 strikeouts.
  7. He made his MLB debut on April 23, 2016.
  8. Snell pitched for Team USA in the World Baseball Classic.
  9. He signed a five-year contract extension with the Rays in 2019.
  10. Snell has been named an All-Star twice (2018 and 2019).

Facts & Trivia

Blake Ranked on the list of most popular Baseball Player. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States. Blake Snell celebrates birthday on December 4 of every year.

Snell was promoted to the major leagues to make his debut on April 23, 2016, at Yankee Stadium. Snell’s first inning showed jitters, as he allowed a run off of a wild pitch. However he calmed down after that, striking out the side in the second inning, and went onto retire 12 of the last 14 batters he faced. Through the 2016 season for Tampa, Snell made 19 starts, finishing with a 6–8 record, 3.54 ERA, and 98 strikeouts over 89 innings.

What nationality is Blake Snell?

American

How old is Blake Snell?

29 years (December 4, 1992)

What is Blake Snell's record?

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What type of pitcher is Blake Snell?

Blake Snell is a left handed pitcher and he’s thrown 1842 pitches this season. Here are all his pitches grouped together. He throws 4 different pitches. This is the location of all his individual pitches and a zone chart at the top showing density of locations.

Where was Blake Snell born?

Seattle, WA

Key Events

  1. The Dodgers then scored two runs in that inning and would go on to win the game 3–1 and the World Series for the first time since 1988, resulting in criticism by fans and baseball media. .

  2. Blake Ashton Snell (born December 4, 1992), is an American professional baseball pitcher for the San Diego Padres of Major League Baseball (MLB)..

  3. His 1.89 ERA was the lowest in the American League since Pedro Martinez posted a 1.74 in 2000, and the third-lowest in the AL since the designated hitter was introduced in 1973..

  4. Snell became the youngest pitcher to win the award in consecutive months since Johan Santana in 2004..

  5. The Tampa Bay Rays selected Snell in the first round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft..

  6. The Tampa Bay Rays selected Snell in the first round of the 2011 Major League Baseball draft. He made his MLB debut with the Rays in 2016 and won the Cy Young Award in the American League (AL) in 2018, when he was an All-Star and led the league in both wins and earned run average (ERA). .

  7. He spent 2012 with the Princeton Rays, pitching to a 5–1 record and a 2.09 ERA in 11 starts, and 2013 with the Bowling Green Hot Rods where he compiled a 4–9 record and a 4.27 ERA in 23 starts. .

  8. On September 18, Snell recorded his 20th victory on the season, becoming the first Ray to accomplish this since David Price in 2012..

  9. He became the second Rays pitcher to win the award, after Price in 2012..

  10. Snell started 2014 with Bowling Green and was promoted to the Charlotte Stone Crabs in May..

  11. Snell started 2015 with the Stone Crabs and was promoted to the Montgomery Biscuits after allowing no runs in 21 innings to start the season..

  12. Snell began the 2016 season with Durham. .

  13. Snell was promoted to the major leagues to make his debut on April 23, 2016, at Yankee Stadium..

  14. Through the 2016 season for Tampa, Snell made 19 starts, finishing with a 6–8 record, 3.54 ERA, and 98 strikeouts over 89 innings. .

  15. At the beginning of the 2017 season, Snell failed to work into the sixth inning in almost all of his first eight games, and was routinely touching 100 pitches in the fourth inning..

  16. After posting an ERA of 4.71 through eight starts in 2017, he was demoted to Durham on May 13..

  17. Snell opened the 2018 season as the number two starter, behind Chris Archer..

  18. In spring training, Snell was named the Opening Day starter for the 2019 season, earning the loss in a 5–1 defeat against Verlander and the Houston Astros..

  19. On March 21, 2019, Snell agreed to a five-year contract worth $50 million to keep him with the Rays through the 2023 season; it is the largest deal given to a major league pitcher before they reached salary arbitration..

  20. On December 29, 2020, the Rays traded Snell to the San Diego Padres in exchange for prospects Luis Patiño, Blake Hunt, and Cole Wilcox, along with catcher Francisco Mejía..

  21. Snell regressed a bit in 2021, as he ended the year with a 7-6 record, and a 4.20 ERA over 27 starts..

  22. Petersburg, Florida but sold it for $1.4 million in 2021..

  23. Snell's preparations for the 2022 season were interrupted by the lockout, and he was behind the other starting pitchers in building innings in spring training. In his first scheduled start of the regular season, Snell again felt adductor tightness while warming up in the bullpen and he did not pitch in the game. After going to the IL, Snell returned to the starting rotation on May 18, pitching 32⁄3 innings against the Phillies. With Snell's return, the Padres opted to go with a 6-man rotation to keep MacKenzie Gore in the starting line-up and lower stress on arms..