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Wally Backman

  • Born: Sep 22, 1959 in Hillsboro, Oregon
  • Height:  5'9"
  • Weight:  168
  • MLB Experience: 14 years

Career Batting Stats

YEAR TEAM AVG G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K OBP SLG OPS
1980 New York Mets .323 27 93 12 30 1 1 0 9 11 14 .396 .355 .751
1981 New York Mets .278 26 36 5 10 2 0 0 0 4 7 .350 .333 .683
1982 New York Mets .272 96 261 37 71 13 2 3 22 49 47 .387 .372 .759
1983 New York Mets .167 26 42 6 7 0 1 0 3 2 8 .205 .214 .419
1984 New York Mets .280 128 436 68 122 19 2 1 26 56 63 .360 .339 .700
1985 New York Mets .273 145 520 77 142 24 5 1 38 36 72 .320 .344 .664
1986 New York Mets .320 124 387 67 124 18 2 1 27 36 32 .376 .385 .761
1987 New York Mets .250 94 300 43 75 6 1 1 23 25 43 .307 .287 .593
1988 New York Mets .303 99 294 44 89 12 0 0 17 41 49 .388 .344 .731
1989 Minnesota Twins .231 87 299 33 69 9 2 1 26 32 45 .306 .284 .591
1990 Pittsburgh Pirates .292 104 315 62 92 21 3 2 28 42 53 .374 .397 .771
1991 Philadelphia Phillies .243 94 185 20 45 12 0 0 15 30 30 .344 .308 .652
1992 Philadelphia Phillies .271 42 48 6 13 1 0 0 6 6 9 .352 .292 .644
1993 Seattle Mariners .138 10 29 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 8 .167 .138 .305
Totals: .275 1102 3245 482 893 138 19 10 240 371 480 .349 .339 .687

 

YEAR TEAM HBP GDP TB IBB SH SF SB CS SB% AB/HR AB/K
1980 New York Mets 1 3 33 1 4 1 2 3 .400 .0 6.6
1981 New York Mets 0 0 12 0 2 0 1 0 1.000 .0 5.1
1982 New York Mets 0 6 97 1 2 0 8 7 .533 87.0 5.6
1983 New York Mets 0 2 9 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .0 5.3
1984 New York Mets 0 13 148 2 5 2 32 9 .780 436.0 6.9
1985 New York Mets 1 3 179 1 14 3 30 12 .714 520.0 7.2
1986 New York Mets 0 3 149 1 14 3 13 7 .650 387.0 12.1
1987 New York Mets 0 5 86 0 9 1 11 3 .786 300.0 7.0
1988 New York Mets 1 6 101 1 9 2 9 5 .643 .0 6.0
1989 Minnesota Twins 1 4 85 0 4 1 1 1 .500 299.0 6.6
1990 Pittsburgh Pirates 1 5 125 1 0 3 6 3 .667 157.5 5.9
1991 Philadelphia Phillies 0 2 57 0 2 3 3 2 .600 .0 6.2
1992 Philadelphia Phillies 0 3 14 1 1 0 1 0 1.000 .0 5.3
1993 Seattle Mariners 0 0 4 0 1 0 0 0 .000 .0 3.6
Totals: 5 55 1099 9 68 19 117 52 .692 324.5 6.8

Career Fielding Stats

YEAR TEAM POS G CH PO A E DP FPCT RF ZR
1980 New York Mets 2B 20 0 48 43 0 7 1.000 0.00 .000
1980 New York Mets SS 8 0 14 12 1 4 .963 0.00 .000
1981 New York Mets 2B 11 0 14 21 2 2 .946 0.00 .000
1981 New York Mets 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 .000
1982 New York Mets 2B 88 0 169 202 14 30 .964 0.00 .000
1982 New York Mets 3B 6 0 4 7 2 0 .846 0.00 .000
1982 New York Mets SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 .000
1983 New York Mets 2B 14 0 11 12 0 2 1.000 0.00 .000
1983 New York Mets 3B 2 0 5 3 2 0 .800 0.00 .000
1984 New York Mets 2B 115 0 218 294 10 72 .981 0.00 .000
1984 New York Mets SS 8 0 5 12 0 1 1.000 0.00 .000
1985 New York Mets 2B 140 0 272 370 7 76 .989 0.00 .000
1985 New York Mets SS 1 0 1 0 0 0 1.000 0.00 .000
1986 New York Mets 2B 113 0 186 290 17 56 .966 0.00 .000
1987 New York Mets 2B 87 220 131 210 6 44 .983 4.69 .850
1988 New York Mets 2B 92 252 128 219 4 36 .989 4.41 .821
1989 Minnesota Twins 2B 84 220 146 187 6 37 .982 4.56 .782
1990 Pittsburgh Pirates 2B 15 35 22 32 0 5 1.000 4.58 .829
1990 Pittsburgh Pirates 3B 71 156 34 104 12 5 .920 2.40 .686
1991 Philadelphia Phillies 2B 36 60 50 52 2 12 .981 4.14 .800
1991 Philadelphia Phillies 3B 20 38 4 27 2 1 .939 2.31 .763
1992 Philadelphia Phillies 2B 10 18 10 20 1 4 .968 7.50 .944
1992 Philadelphia Phillies 3B 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 .000
1993 Seattle Mariners 2B 1 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 2.25 1.000
1993 Seattle Mariners 3B 9 21 4 14 3 0 .857 2.61 .667
Totals: 955 1021 1476 2132 91 394 .975 10.51 .794
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