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Ty Blach

Ty Blach 71 P

Baltimore Orioles

  • Status: Released
  • Full Name: Tyson Michael Blach
  • Age: 30 (October 20, 1990)
  • Birthplace: Denver, CO
  • Bats/Throws: R/L Ht: 6' 1" Wt: 215
  • Draft: Round 5 (2012, SF)
  • MLB Debut: 09/05/2016
  • School: Creighton
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Ty Blach Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
August 10, 2020 Baltimore Orioles released LHP Ty Blach.
July 17, 2020 LHP Ty Blach assigned to Orioles Alternate Training Site from Norfolk Tides.
January 28, 2020 Baltimore Orioles invited non-roster LHP Ty Blach to spring training.
September 19, 2019 Baltimore Orioles sent LHP Ty Blach outright to Norfolk Tides.
September 16, 2019 Baltimore Orioles designated LHP Ty Blach for assignment.
September 3, 2019 Baltimore Orioles recalled LHP Ty Blach from Norfolk Tides.
August 24, 2019 Baltimore Orioles optioned LHP Ty Blach to Norfolk Tides.
August 12, 2019 Baltimore Orioles recalled Ty Blach from Norfolk Tides.
August 3, 2019 Baltimore Orioles claimed LHP Ty Blach off waivers from San Francisco Giants.
August 3, 2019 Baltimore Orioles optioned LHP Ty Blach to Norfolk Tides.
July 27, 2019 San Francisco Giants designated LHP Ty Blach for assignment.
July 21, 2019 San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Ty Blach to Sacramento River Cats.
July 19, 2019 San Francisco Giants recalled Ty Blach from Sacramento River Cats.
May 1, 2019 San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Ty Blach to Sacramento River Cats.
April 29, 2019 San Francisco Giants recalled Ty Blach from Sacramento River Cats.
March 26, 2019 San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Ty Blach to Sacramento River Cats.
July 26, 2018 San Francisco Giants recalled Ty Blach from Sacramento River Cats.
July 26, 2018 San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Ty Blach to Sacramento River Cats.
October 7, 2016 Ty Blach roster status changed by San Francisco Giants.
October 5, 2016 San Francisco Giants reassigned LHP Ty Blach to the minor leagues.
September 1, 2016 San Francisco Giants recalled LHP Ty Blach from Sacramento River Cats.
March 20, 2016 San Francisco Giants optioned LHP Ty Blach to Sacramento River Cats.
November 20, 2015 San Francisco Giants selected the contract of Ty Blach from Sacramento River Cats.
July 16, 2015 Sacramento River Cats activated LHP Ty Blach from the 7-day disabled list.
April 8, 2015 LHP Ty Blach assigned to Sacramento River Cats from Richmond Flying Squirrels.
February 2, 2015 San Francisco Giants invited non-roster LHP Ty Blach to spring training.
April 2, 2014 LHP Ty Blach assigned to Richmond Flying Squirrels from San Jose Giants.
January 13, 2014 San Francisco Giants invited non-roster LHP Ty Blach to spring training.
January 31, 2013 LHP Ty Blach assigned to San Jose Giants.
June 20, 2012 San Francisco Giants signed LHP Ty Blach.
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Ty Blach Awards and Honors

Ty Blach  71 P

Ty Blach
  • Full Name: Tyson Michael Blach
  • Born: October 20, 1990
  • Age: 30
  • Birthplace: Denver, CO
  • Bats: R
  • Throws: L
  • Height: 6' 1"
  • Weight: 215
  • Draft: Round 5 (2012, SF)
  • School: Creighton
  • MLB Debut: 09/05/2016

2019
♦ Started the season in Triple-A Sacrmento, posting a 3-4 record with a 5.93 ERA in 15 starts.
♦ Led Sacramento in innings pitched before the All-Star break (83.2). 
♦ Made two relief appearances for San Francisco. Designated for assignment by the Giants on 7/27. Claimed off of waivers by Baltimore on 8/3 and assigned to Triple-A Norfolk.
♦ Had two stints with Norfolk before being recalled to Baltimore on 9/3. 
♦ First win for Baltimore came on 9/3 at Tampa Bay, pitching 5 innings and allowing 2 runs.
♦ Designated for assignment by Baltimore on 9/16. Outrighted to Norfolk on 9/19. 


2018
♦ Spent the season with San Francisco, going 6-7 with a 4.25 ERA in 47 games (13 starts). 
♦ Was the Giants' opening day starter. Tossed 5.0 shutout innings and allowed three hits in a 1-0 win at the Dodgers. He was the first Giants opening day starter not named Madison Bumgarner, Matt Cain or Tim Lincecum since 2008 (Barry Zito).
♦ Moved to the bullpen on 5/29 after making 13 starts (was 3-6 with a 5.15 ERA). Went 3-1 with a 3.17 ERA in 34 relief appearances whole holding batters to a .267 average. 
♦ Optioned on 7/25. Recalled the next day after IF Brandon Belt was placed on the IL.


2017
♦ Started the season in San Francisco for the first time in his career. Went 8-12 with a 4.78 ERA in 34 appearances (24 starts) over 163.2 innings. 
♦ Appeared in seven games in relief before joining the rotation on 4/25. Replaced Madison Bumgarner, who was placed on the injured list after injuring his shoulder on a dirt bike.
♦ Threw his first career major league complete game shutout on 6/2 at Philadelphia. Totaled 112 pitches while allowing seven hits and no walks in San Francisco's 10-0 victory.
♦ Hit is first major league home run on 8/3 vs Oakland and became the third San Francisco rookie pitcher to drive in three or more runs in a game, first since Brad Hennessey in 2005.
♦ Allowed three earned runs or less in 17 of 24 starts. 


2016
♦ Began the season in Triple-A Sacramento, going 14-7 with a 3.43 ERA in 26 starts.
♦ Was a Midseason and Posteason Pacific Coast League All-Star, pitching one inning in the Triple-A All-Star Game. Named left-handed Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Year. 
♦ Named a San Francisco Giants Organizational All-Star by MiLB.com for the second time.
♦ Led the Pacific Coast League in wins (14), innings pitched (162.2) and complete games (3).
♦ Named Pacific Coast League Pitcher of the Week two times (7/3 & 7/24). Threw a complete game shutout at Las Vegas on 6/27 and recorded four straight wins in July.
♦ Called up to San Francisco on 9/1 and made his Major League debut on 9/5. Pitched 3.0 innings in relief at Colorado in front of 100 family members and friends at Coors Field.
♦ Won his first Major League game in his second start vs the Dodgers on 10/1. Pitched 8.0 shutout innings while allowing just three hits and one walk.
♦ Earned his first two big league hits on 10/1 vs. Los Angeles - both off of Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw. Was just the second pitcher to ever have two hits off of Kershaw in a game, joining Washington's Craig Stammen in 2010. 
♦ Made two relief appearances in the NLDS vs the Cubs. Pitched 3.2 shutout innings.
♦ Earned a win in Game 3 of the NLDS, becoming the first Creighton pitcher to win an MLB postseason game since Bob Gibson did so with the St. Louis Cardinals in 1968. 


2015
♦ Spent the entire season in Triple-A Sacramento. Went 11-12 with a 4.46 ERA in 27 starts.
♦ Led the Pacific Coast League in innings pitched (165.1). Selected for the 2015 Rawlings Gold Glove Award for defensive excellence as a pitcher (commited zero errors).
♦ Added to the San Francisco 40-man roster after the season.
♦ Went 4-0 with a 3.19 ERA in 31 innings n July. Allowed three runs or less in 13 starts.


2014
♦ Spent the season in Double-A Richmond, giong 8-8 with a 3.13 ERA in 25 starts.
♦ Named a Midseason Eastern League All-Star after going 7-4 with a 2.98 ERA in 17 starts before the all-star break. Pitched 1.0 inning with one strikeout in the All-Star Game.


2013
♦ Went 12-4 with a 2.90 ERA in 22 games for Class-A San Jose.
♦ Ranked among CL leaders in ERA (1st, 2.90), WHIP (T-2, 12) and WHIP (T-2, 1.09).
♦ Named a Midseason and Postseason All-Star in the California League. Shared San Jose Giants MVP award with Mac Williamson and named the Best Starting Pitcher in all of Minor League Baseball by MiLB.com (based on fan votes).

 

PERSONAL
♦ Claimed by Baltimore off of waivers from San Francsico on 8/3/19.
♦ Attended Creighton University, where he finished his three-year collegiate career with a 2.76 ERA to rank second in school history. Was the highest Creighton pitcher picked in the draft since 1994, when Rick Heiseman (3rd round) and Dan Hower (4th round) were selected.
♦ A Financial Analysis major, he left Creighton when he was drafted, but had one semester left to earn his degree. He completed it in 2013 and graduated with honors that December.
♦ Attended Regis Jesuit High School (CO), where he went 7-1 with a 3.42 ERA and 74 strikeouts and was named to the Colorado Senior All-Star Game his senior year. 
♦ Fellow alumni from Regis Jesuit High School include Apollo 13 astronaut Jack Swigert, television host Chris Hardwick and Olympic gold medal swimmer Missy Franklin.
♦ Grew up a Colorado Rockies fan, attending games at Coors Field with his parents.
♦ Throws left-handed, but writes, eats and bats right-handed.