#28 Blake Hickman, P


Position: P
Date of Birth: 10/29/1993
Height: 6' 5"   Weight: 225 lbs
College Experience: University of Iowa
Bats: R
Throws: R
Resides: Chicago, Illinois


2019 is Blake Hickman's third professional season and first with the ThunderBolts. He signed on April 19, 2019. Blake's career began in 207, when the Chicago White Sox made him their seventh round pick in the Amateur Entry Draft. In two years with the White Sox, he went 7-9 with a 5.08 ERA in 50 games (24 starts). He spent all of 2018 at High A Winston-Salem. Hickman played at the University of Iowa for three years, starting out as a catcher. He hit .219 with three home runs over 57 games behind the plate. He transitioned to the pitcher's mound and went 11-4 with a 3.26 ERA in 33 appearances over his final two years. He also attended Simeon Academy in Chicago.

Career Statistics »

Year League Club
2019 Frontier Windy City 60
2018 Carolina Winston-Salem 54
2017 South Atlantic Kannapolis 56
Thunderbolts »
0 Jake Hirabayashi C
0 John Sechen C
0 Peyton Isaacson C
0 Rob Calabrese C
17 Brynn Martinez IF
0 Dan Valerio IF
0 DJ King IF
0 Jamey Smart IF
4 Michael Mateja IF
0 Albee Weiss OF
29 Chase Cockrell OF
0 Jack Pauley OF
0 Jairus Richards OF
0 Jose Layer OF
0 Matt Koehler OF
28 Blake Hickman P
0 Bobby Kametas P
20 Colby Blueberg P
12 Cole Bellair P
0 Doug Domnarski P
0 Jake Fisher P
0 Jeremy Orbik P
11 Justin Miller P
14 Kenny Mathews P
0 Kyle Johnson P
0 Miguel Ausua P
0 Neil Abbatiello P
0 Sean Watkins P
0 Stetson Woods P
44 Tyler Thornton P
0 Yerelmy Garcia P

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