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Hank Blalock

Full Name: Hank Joe Blalock
Born: Nov 21, 1980 in San Diego, CA
Height: 6’1″ Weight: 192
Bats: Left Throws: Right
Personal: Married (Misty – 10/19/02), sons (Trey – 8/19/04, Lucas Joe – 9/7/07)
Resides: Rancho Santa Fe, CA
MLB Debut: Apr 1, 2002


Notes

  • Never played AAA before hitting majors. Went from AA to the Majors in 2002.
  • Wore #12 in 2002, and changed to #9 for 2003.
  • Named to 2003 All-Star Team by players vote

Team History

  • 2002-2009: Texas Rangers (originally drafted June 1999 – GFA Dec 1, 2009)
  • 2010: Tampa Bay Rays (as a minor league free agent on Mar 8, 2010 – DFA Jun 29, 2010
  • Unknown status as of Jan 26, 2012 – Presumed Retired

Salary History

  • 2010: $925,000 (with $350k in incentives)
  • 2009: $6.2 Million
  • 2008: $5.95 Million
  • 2007: $4.75 Million
  • 2006: $3 Million
  • 2005: $800,000
  • 2004: $500,000
  • 2003: $302,500
  • 2002: $200,000

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