Charles Cobb Blackmon is an American professional baseball outfielder who currently plays for the Colorado Rockies of Major League Baseball.
His birth date is July 1, 1986, and his nickname is “Chuck Nazty” (MLB). In 2011, while playing for the Rockies, he made his first appearance in Major League Baseball.
Blackmon bats and throws on the left-handed pitch have a height of 6 feet 3 inches (1.91 meters), and a body mass of 221 pounds.
Blackmon is originally from Dallas, Texas, and he received his education at the Georgia Institute of Technology, where he participated in baseball for the school’s team, the Yellow Jackets. In the amateur baseball draft held in 2008, the Colorado Rockies picked him in the second round.
Blackmon has been named to the MLB All-Star Game four times, has won the Silver Slugger Award twice, and won the batting title for the National League in 2017.
Blackmon has been an avid supporter of the Atlanta Braves throughout his whole life. Myron Blackmon, Blackmon’s father, competed at Georgia Tech in the sport of track and field.
According to a story from Denver 7 in 2016, Blackmon, despite earning a salary in the major leagues, continued to use the same 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee that he used to drive to school each morning when he was a senior in high school to get to spring training.
On June 23, 2020, it was reported that Blackmon, in addition to two other Rockies players, had had a positive reaction to the COVID-19 test. The year 2018 marked the beginning of Blackmon and Ashley’s marriage.
During the baseball season, Blackmon calls the Belcaro area of Denver, Colorado, home.
Does Charlie Blackmon Have Any Kids?
Charlie Blackmon is overjoyed to become a parent for the first time to his daughter. Nevertheless, her particulars and private information are not yet available to the general public.