Nick Blackburn is a starting pitcher for the Minnesota Twins.
Nick Blackburn is one of the Twins' most consistent starters, having pitched in key late-season games the past two seasons. He's been 11-11 in each of those years.
- Acquired: 29th round of the 2001 amateur draft.
- Was born and raised in Oklahoma.
- Lost "Game 163" in 2008 on Jim Thome's home run.
- Had three of the Twins four complete games last season.
- Gave up only three earned runs in his final three starts.
- Made Triple-A All-Star team in 2007.
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