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Vida Blue    \VYE-da\

Vida Rochelle Blue

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Both, Throws: Left
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 189 lb.

Born: July 28, 1949 in Mansfield, Louisiana, US
High School: De Soto HS (Mansfield, LA)
School: Southern University and A&M College (Baton Rouge, LA)

Drafted by the Kansas City Athletics in the 2nd round of the 1967 MLB June Amateur Draft from De Soto HS (Mansfield, LA).

Major League Stats


Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1967 17 -3.9 Athletics AZIL WRk KCA 1 1 .500 2.65 9 2 0 0 34.0 26 14 10 0 22 1 26 1 0 1 1.412 6.9 0.0 5.8 6.9 1.18
1968 18 -2.7 Burlington MIDW A OAK 8 11 .421 2.49 24 24 152.0 102 67 42 4 80 1.197 6.0 0.2 4.7
1969 19 -4.7 Birmingham SOUL AA OAK 10 3 .769 3.20 15 14 8 1 0 104.0 80 40 37 2 52 0 112 1 1 7 1.269 6.9 0.2 4.5 9.7 2.15
1970 20 -5.4 Iowa AA AAA OAK 12 3 .800 2.17 17 17 9 4 0 133.0 88 40 32 8 55 0 165 5 0 7 1.075 6.0 0.5 3.7 11.2 3.00
4 Seasons 31 18 .633 2.57 65 57 17 5 0 423.0 296 161 121 14 209 1 303 7 1 15 1.194 6.3 0.3 4.4 6.4 1.45
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1967 17 -3.8 Athletics AZIL WRk KCA 9 8 8 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 .125 .125 .125 .250 1 0 0 0
1968 18 -3.3 Burlington MIDW A OAK 24 46 7 2 0 0 .152 .196 9
1969 19 -5.2 Birmingham SOUL AA OAK 15 44 35 5 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 9 22 .086 .273 .114 .387 4 0 0 0
1970 20 -5.5 Iowa AA AAA OAK 17 53 45 2 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 28 .111 .200 .133 .333 6 0 3 0
4 Seasons 65 151 134 7 16 4 0 0 2 0 0 14 56 .119 .203 .149 .352 20 0 3 0
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1967 17 Athletics AZIL WRk KCA P 9 10 2 7 1 0 .900 1.00
1968 18 Burlington MIDW A OAK P 24 0.00
1969 19 Birmingham SOUL AA OAK P 15 14 3 10 1 0 .929 0.87
1970 20 Iowa AA AAA OAK P 17 15 5 9 1 1 .933 0.82
4 Seasons 65 39 10 26 3 1 .923 0.55
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1967 17 AIL Athletics Arizona Instructional League WRk KCA
1968 18 Burlington Bees Midwest League A OAK
1969 19 Birmingham A's Southern League AA OAK
1969 19 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1969-07-20 1969-09-14
1970 20 Iowa Oaks American Association AAA OAK
1970 20 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1970-09-07 1970-10-01
1971 21 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1971-04-05 1971-09-26
1972 22 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1972-05-24 1972-10-04
1973 23 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1973-04-11 1973-09-28
1974 24 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1974-04-07 1974-10-02
1975 25 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1975-04-08 1975-09-28
1976 26 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1976-04-10 1976-10-01
1977 27 Oakland Athletics American League MLB OAK 1 1977-04-16 1977-09-28
1978 28 San Francisco Giants National League MLB SFG 1 1978-04-12 1978-09-30
1979 29 San Francisco Giants National League MLB SFG 1 1979-04-04 1979-09-27
1980 30 San Francisco Giants National League MLB SFG 1 1980-04-13 1980-10-02
1981 31 San Francisco Giants National League MLB SFG 1 1981-04-09 1981-09-11
1982 32 Kansas City Royals American League MLB KCR 1 1982-04-11 1982-10-02
1983 33 Kansas City Royals American League MLB KCR 1 1983-04-10 1983-07-31
1985 35 San Francisco Giants National League MLB SFG 1 1985-04-09 1985-10-05
1986 36 San Francisco Giants National League MLB SFG 1 1986-04-10 1986-10-02

Sabr ID: 397acf10

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