Blake Hickman
Oakland Athletics (ML)
Blake Hickman
Birthdate:
June 28, 1994 (31 y, 4 m, 17 d)
Born In:
Chicago, IL, USA
Nationality:
American
Position:
P
Bats/Throws:
R/R
Height/Weight:
6'5"/229
Entry:
2015 Draft - Round: 2, Overall: 57, Team: Los Angeles (A) Angels
Contract:
$750k / 1 year
ML Service Time:
1 years, 86 days

2025 Season Pitching Summary

Team G GS IP W-L SV SD MD BB K ERA FIP FIP- xFIP WAR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
17 0 19.2 1-0 0 8 1 17 18 4.119 4.542 118 4.970 -0.14

2025 Season Batting Summary

Team G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS wOBA BABIP wRC+ WAR ZR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.00 -0.28

2025 Season Fielding Summary

Team Pos G IP PO A E Fld % Eff ZR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
P 16 19.2 0 6 0 1.0000 1.0315 -0.283
Current Status
MLB Service Time 1 years, 86 days
40-man Service Time 4 years, 72 days
Time as Pro 10 years
Roster Status Active Roster
Injury Status None
Options Used - This Year 3 - No
Personality
Leadership High
Loyalty High
Desire for Win Normal
Greed Very High
Intelligence High
Work Ethic Normal
Popularity
National Unknown
Local Unknown
Current Contract
2025 $750k ($0 left)
Additional Info
No-Trade No
IP / PA bonusNone
Batting Con Gap Pow Eye K's
Current 2 7 3 12 2
vs R 2 7 3 12 2
vs L 2 5 2 9 2
Potential 3 7 3 13 2
Fielding C IF OF
Range 2 2
Error 3 2
Arm 1 14 4
Turn DP 1
C Ability 1
Position
Pitcher 6
Run/Bunt
Speed 6
Stealing 1
Running 1
Sac Bunt 17
Bunt for Hit 1
Pitching Stuff Movement Control
Current 17 14 10
vs R 17 14 10
vs L 17 13 10
Potential 17 14 10
Pitch Ratings Cur Pot
Fastball 17 18
Sinker 13 14
Curveball 13 13
Changeup 10 11
Other Pitching
Velocity 97-99 mph
GB % 61%
Stamina 4
Hold 9
OSA Rating History
Ratings Changes
2025-11-14
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Contact vs R decreased from 3 to 2
Gap increased from 6 to 7
2025-11-05
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
2025-10-26
Movement increased from 13 to 14
Weight decreased from 230 to 229
2025-10-20
Sac Bunt increased from 16 to 17
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
Movement decreased from 14 to 13
2025-10-07
Outfield Range decreased from 3 to 2
2025-09-29
Changeup decreased from 11 to 10
Weight increased from 229 to 230
2025-09-08
Gap increased from 6 to 7
2025-09-01
Movement increased from 13 to 14
Fastball decreased from 18 to 17
2025-08-25
Weight increased from 228 to 229
2025-08-04
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Movement Potential increased from 13 to 14
GB% increased from 60% to 61%
2025-07-28
Contact Potential decreased from 4 to 3
Movement Potential decreased from 14 to 13
GB% decreased from 61% to 60%
Fastball increased from 17 to 18
2025-07-14
Avoid Ks Potential decreased from 3 to 2
Changeup increased from 10 to 11
2025-07-07
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Changeup decreased from 11 to 10
2025-06-16
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff Potential decreased from 18 to 17
2025-06-02
Fastball decreased from 18 to 17
2025-05-12
Movement decreased from 14 to 13
2025-04-05
Gap increased from 6 to 7
2025-03-27
Stamina increased from 3 to 4
2025-03-18
Stuff Potential decreased from 19 to 18
Weight decreased from 229 to 228
2025-03-09
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
2025-02-23
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
2025-02-08
Outfield Error decreased from 3 to 2
Stuff vs R decreased from 18 to 17
Movement Potential decreased from 15 to 14
Movement decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs R decreased from 15 to 14
Movement vs L decreased from 15 to 13
Sinker Pot decreased from 15 to 14
Changeup Pot decreased from 12 to 11
2024-11-10
Weight increased from 228 to 229
2024-11-01
Stuff vs R increased from 17 to 18
2024-10-12
Weight increased from 227 to 228
2024-10-07
GB% decreased from 62% to 61%
2024-09-09
Stuff vs R decreased from 18 to 17
2024-09-02
Gap increased from 6 to 7
2024-08-05
Weight increased from 226 to 227
2024-07-31
Weight decreased from 227 to 226
2024-07-22
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
Stuff vs R increased from 17 to 18
2024-07-08
Control increased from 9 to 10
Control vs R increased from 9 to 10
Control vs L increased from 9 to 10
2024-06-17
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
2024-06-10
Contact vs R increased from 3 to 4
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
2024-05-20
Outfield Arm decreased from 5 to 4
2024-05-13
Gap increased from 6 to 7
2024-05-06
Stuff vs R decreased from 18 to 17
2024-04-22
Weight increased from 227 to 228
2024-04-15
Infield Error decreased from 4 to 3
2024-03-29
Weight decreased from 228 to 227
2024-03-20
Weight decreased from 229 to 228
2024-03-11
Stuff vs R increased from 17 to 18
Stuff vs L increased from 16 to 17
Changeup decreased from 12 to 11
2024-02-25
Stuff vs L decreased from 17 to 16
Local Popularity decreased from Insignficant to Unknown
2024-02-09
Stuff vs L increased from 16 to 17
2024-02-03
Movement vs L increased from 14 to 15
GB% increased from 61% to 62%
Hold increased from 8 to 9
2024-01-02
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Weight increased from 228 to 229
2023-12-19
Movement vs L decreased from 15 to 14
Hold decreased from 9 to 8
2023-12-08
Movement vs L increased from 14 to 15
2023-11-27
Movement vs L decreased from 15 to 14
2023-11-13
Weight increased from 227 to 228
2023-11-09
Speed increased from 6 to 7
Control decreased from 10 to 9
Control vs R decreased from 10 to 9
Control vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Changeup increased from 11 to 12
2023-09-11
Gap decreased from 7 to 6
P defense decreased from 7 to 6
Stamina decreased from 4 to 3
Curveball increased from 12 to 13
Weight increased from 225 to 227
2023-07-17
Contact increased from 2 to 3
Contact vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Control Potential increased from 9 to 10
Control increased from 9 to 10
Control vs R increased from 9 to 10
Control vs L increased from 9 to 10
2023-05-29
Contact decreased from 3 to 2
Contact vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Eye vs R increased from 12 to 13
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Infield Arm decreased from 15 to 14
Curveball decreased from 13 to 12
2023-02-26
Gap vs L decreased from 6 to 5
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 13 to 12
Eye vs L decreased from 10 to 9
Stealing increased from 1 to 2
Stuff vs L decreased from 17 to 16
Changeup decreased from 12 to 11
Weight increased from 223 to 225
2022-10-14
Gap vs R decreased from 8 to 7
Power vs L decreased from 3 to 2
Eye decreased from 13 to 12
Stuff vs R decreased from 18 to 17
2022-07-31
Power vs L increased from 2 to 3
Eye vs R decreased from 14 to 13
Speed increased from 6 to 7
2022-05-29
Contact decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs R decreased from 4 to 3
Contact vs L decreased from 4 to 3
Speed decreased from 7 to 6
Stealing decreased from 2 to 1
Infield Range decreased from 3 to 2
Outfield Range decreased from 4 to 3
P defense decreased from 8 to 7
Stuff Potential increased from 18 to 19
Stuff decreased from 18 to 17
Movement increased from 14 to 15
Movement vs R increased from 14 to 15
Movement vs L increased from 14 to 15
GB% decreased from 63% to 61%
Sinker Pot increased from 14 to 15
Changeup increased from 11 to 12
Weight increased from 220 to 223
2021-04-10
Stuff Potential increased from 17 to 18
Stuff increased from 17 to 18
Hold increased from 8 to 9
Curveball increased from 12 to 13
Weight increased from 219 to 220

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2025 31 0 17 19.2 1-0 0 18 17 20.93% 19.77% 2.33% 77.21% 47.37% 0.234 4.119 4.542 118 4.970 -0.42 -0.14
CHA - MLB
2024 30 0 11 13.1 2-1 0 9 10 14.29% 15.87% 3.17% 49.55% 51.72% 0.310 9.450 5.821 142 5.548 3.63 -0.24
KC - MLB
2024 30 0 40 34.1 3-0 3 28 29 16.87% 17.47% 0.00% 66.15% 50.00% 0.330 5.505 4.187 102 5.815 1.32 0.07
LAA - MLB
2020 26 0 2 2.1 0-0 0 1 3 7.69% 23.08% 0.00% 37.50% 50.00% 0.556 19.286 6.262 155 7.545 13.02 -0.06
Total - MLB
MLB
0 70 69.2 6-1 3 56 59 17.07% 17.99% 1.22% 63.73% 49.65% 0.314 6.330 4.669 116 5.583 1.66 -0.37

Career Minor League Stats

Team Year Age GS G IP W-L SV K BB K% BB% HR% LOB% GB% BABIP ERA FIP FIP- xFIP E-F WAR
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2023 29 0 53 88.2 7-2 2 76 55 20.54% 14.86% 1.62% 76.16% 59.06% 0.254 3.451 4.241 95 4.505 -0.79 0.66
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2022 28 0 47 50.1 4-3 0 55 39 23.01% 16.32% 1.26% 64.01% 51.09% 0.317 5.722 4.299 88 4.915 1.42 0.50
Salt Lake - PCL
SL - PCL
2021 27 0 32 25.1 0-1 1 30 17 24.79% 14.05% 2.48% 86.12% 68.18% 0.377 3.553 4.823 101 4.078 -1.27 0.12
INL - CAL
2017 23 0 7 7.0 1-1 2 11 5 36.67% 16.67% 0.00% 80.00% 75.00% 0.357 1.286 2.557 56 2.849 -1.27 0.18
INL - CAL
2016 22 0 57 61.2 4-10 25 87 33 32.34% 12.27% 2.60% 78.74% 48.94% 0.317 3.795 4.042 91 3.424 -0.25 0.48
INL - CAL
2015 21 0 17 18.0 1-2 7 25 15 26.88% 16.13% 2.15% 53.76% 55.56% 0.449 10.000 4.968 116 4.189 5.03 -0.09
Total - AAA
AAA
0 132 164.1 11-6 3 161 111 22.05% 15.21% 1.64% 73.67% 57.98% 0.294 4.162 4.348 94 4.565 -0.19 1.28
Total - A
A
0 81 86.2 6-13 34 123 53 31.38% 13.52% 2.30% 71.31% 51.94% 0.352 4.881 4.115 93 3.536 0.77 0.57

Career Major League Stats

Team Year Age G PA AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB K SB CS AVG OBP OPS BABIP wOBA wRC+ WAR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2025 31 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
CHA - MLB
2024 30 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
KC - MLB
2024 30 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
LAA - MLB
2020 26 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00
Total - MLB
MLB
7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 0 0.000 0 0.00

Career Fielding Stats

Team Year Pos G IP PO A E Fld % RF Eff ZR
Oakland - MLB
OAK - MLB
2025 P 16 19.2 0 6 0 1.000 2.746 1.032 -0.28
CHA - MLB
2024 P 11 13.1 0 2 0 1.000 1.350 0.999 -0.19
KC - MLB
2024 P 37 34.1 2 2 0 1.000 1.049 0.999 -0.48
LAA - MLB
2020 P 2 2.1 0 0 0 0.000 0.000 0.000 -0.01
Total P 66 69.2 2 10 0 -0.96

TheShow Pitching Log

Date Opp Score GS IP H R ER HR BB K IBB HBP GB FB BF PI GSC WPA ERA FIP
Oct. 3, 2025
Oct 3
@TEX 1 - 2 1.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 2 2 5 20 - 0.07
Sept. 22, 2025
Sep 22
@DET 3 - 4 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 3 - 0.05
Sept. 18, 2025
Sep 18
@BOS 5 - 4 1.1 2 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 3 0 7 22 - 0.05
Sept. 17, 2025
Sep 17
@BOS 4 - 5 2.0 1 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 1 2 7 22 - 0.25
Sept. 8, 2025
Sep 8
LAA 4 - 7 1.1 2 2 2 0 1 1 0 0 0 3 7 33 - -0.03
Sept. 3, 2025
Sep 3
@LAA 3 - 7 1.2 2 1 1 0 3 0 1 0 1 3 9 27 - -0.05
Aug. 24, 2025
Aug 24
@HOU 1 - 8 0.0 2 3 3 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 11 - -0.05
Aug. 23, 2025
Aug 23
@HOU 1 - 4 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 2 3 10 - -0.00
Aug. 20, 2025
Aug 20
KC 7 - 2 1.1 2 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 7 33 - 0.08
Aug. 16, 2025
Aug 16
BAL 3 - 2 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 1 1 5 28 - -0.22
Aug. 14, 2025
Aug 14
BAL 4 - 3 2.0 0 0 0 0 1 2 1 0 2 2 7 26 - 0.22
Aug. 9, 2025
Aug 9
@LAA 7 - 4 1.1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 2 5 26 - 0.17
Aug. 7, 2025
Aug 7
@SF 2 - 4 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 3 16 - 0.01
Aug. 5, 2025
Aug 5
SF 1 - 3 1.1 0 1 1 0 1 2 0 0 1 1 5 30 - 0.05
Aug. 1, 2025
Aug 1
MIN 1 - 0 1.2 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 2 5 22 - 0.28
July 31, 2025
Jul 31
@TOR 2 - 1 0.2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 2 7 - 0.10
July 30, 2025
Jul 30
@TOR 4 - 3 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 2 0 0 1 0 5 22 - 0.09

TheShow Hitting Log

Date Opp Score AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI K BB HBP SF SB CS WPA Avg OBP OPS
Aug. 7, 2025
Aug 7
@SF 2 - 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00
Player Awards
Award Year / Date Team
Pitcher of the Month Aug 2023 Salt Lake (PCL)
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