Nick Blackburn

Position: Starting pitcher
DOB: 02/24/1982
Height: 6'4"
Weight: 250
Nick Blackburn

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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