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Wally Backman
Birthdate: 9/22/1959 (54 y, 11 m, 7 d)     Bats/Throws: B/R     Height/Weight: 5-9/160     Position: 2B
Drafted: 1977 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 16, Overall: 16, Team: New York Mets
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SeasonTeamGPAHRRRBISBBB%K%ISOBABIPAVGOBPSLGwOBAwRC+BsROffDefWAR
1980Mets271100129210.0 %12.7 %.032.375.323.396.355.345119-0.81.5-5.00.0
1981Mets264205019.5 %16.7 %.056.345.278.350.333.3201020.20.3-0.80.1
1982Mets9631233722815.7 %15.1 %.100.322.272.387.372.350123-1.26.9-5.01.3
1983Mets264506304.4 %17.8 %.048.206.167.205.214.193140.0-4.5-1.8-0.5
1984Mets128499168263211.2 %12.6 %.060.324.280.360.339.3231052.85.9-7.71.6
1985Mets14557417738306.3 %12.5 %.071.313.273.320.344.300901.0-5.33.91.8
1986Mets12444016727138.2 %7.3 %.065.345.320.376.385.344119-0.39.75.93.1
1986Mets1245093211.1 %13.3 %.000.333.282.364.282.29687    
1987Mets9433514323117.5 %12.8 %.037.288.250.307.287.272670.8-13.12.20.1
1988Mets9934704417911.8 %14.1 %.041.360.303.388.344.338124-0.58.56.42.7
1988Mets72602217.7 %19.2 %.045.353.273.333.318.30198    
1989Twins873371332619.5 %13.4 %.054.268.231.306.284.27768-0.3-12.5-4.9-0.6
1990Pirates10436126228611.6 %14.7 %.105.342.292.374.397.350120-0.28.1-7.31.4
1990Pirates38010112.5 %37.5 %.143.250.143.250.286.25154    
1991Phillies9422002015313.6 %13.6 %.065.285.243.344.308.30691-0.2-2.40.40.5
1992Phillies4255066110.9 %16.4 %.021.333.271.352.292.298860.2-0.61.10.2
1993Mariners103102003.2 %25.8 %.000.190.138.167.138.144-230.0-4.71.1-0.3
Total- - -110237081048224011710.0 %12.9 %.063.318.275.349.339.3161001.6-2.4-11.511.5
Postseason- - -22790125410.1 %17.7 %.029.333.265.342.294.29387    

SeasonTeamGABPAH1B2B3BHRRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSFSHGDPSBCSAVG
1980Mets2793110302811012911114114323.323
1981Mets26364210820050407002010.278
1982Mets9626131271531323372249147002687.272
1983Mets2642457601063208001200.167
1984Mets128436499122100192168265626302513329.280
1985Mets1455205741421122451773836172131433012.273
1986Mets124387440124103182167273613203143137.320
1986Mets123945111100093516001021.282
1987Mets9430033575676114323250430195113.250
1988Mets9929434789771200441741149129695.303
1988Mets722266510022205002010.273
1989Twins872993376957921332632045114411.231
1990Pirates10431536192662132622842153130563.292
1990Pirates3781010010103000010.143
1991Phillies9418522045331200201530030032232.243
1992Phillies424855131210066619001310.271
1993Mariners1029314400020108001000.138
Total- - -11023245370889372613819104822403719480519685511752.275
Postseason- - -22687918162001258114003041.265

SeasonTeamBB%K%BB/KAVGOBPSLGOPSISOSpdBABIPUBRwSBwRCwRAAwOBAwRC+
1980Mets10.0 %12.7 %0.79.323.396.355.751.0324.0.375 -0.8142.1.345119
1980Average8.2 %12.5 %0.65.265.326.388.714.1235.2.287    .320 
1981Mets9.5 %16.7 %0.57.278.350.333.683.0564.7.345 0.250.2.320102
1981Average8.4 %12.5 %0.67.256.320.369.689.1135.0.279    .314 
1982Mets15.7 %15.1 %1.04.272.387.372.759.1004.4.322 -1.2437.7.350123
1982Average8.3 %13.2 %0.63.261.324.389.713.1285.1.284    .318 
1983Mets4.4 %17.8 %0.25.167.205.214.419.0485.1.206 0.01-4.4.19314
1983Average8.4 %13.5 %0.62.261.325.389.714.1285.2.285    .319 
1984Mets11.2 %12.6 %0.89.280.360.339.700.0606.0.324 2.8582.2.323105
1984Average8.3 %14.0 %0.59.260.323.385.708.1255.1.286    .317 
1985Mets6.3 %12.5 %0.50.273.320.344.664.0716.8.313 1.057-8.1.30090
1985Average8.6 %14.0 %0.62.257.323.391.714.1345.2.281    .318 
1986Mets8.2 %7.3 %1.13.320.376.385.761.0655.1.345 -0.3598.0.344119
1986Mets11.1 %13.3 %0.83.282.364.282.646.0005.2.333 0.04-0.9.29687
1986Average8.8 %15.4 %0.58.258.326.395.721.1374.9.286    .320 
1987Mets7.5 %12.8 %0.58.250.307.287.593.0375.7.288 0.826-14.9.27267
1987Average8.9 %15.5 %0.57.263.331.415.747.1525.2.289    .326 
1988Mets11.8 %14.1 %0.84.303.388.344.731.0413.7.360 -0.5456.9.338124
1988Mets7.7 %19.2 %0.40.273.333.318.652.0454.6.353 0.23-0.2.30198
1988Average8.1 %14.7 %0.56.254.318.378.696.1235.0.282    .312 
1989Twins9.5 %13.4 %0.71.231.306.284.591.0543.2.268 -0.328-9.1.27768
1989Average8.5 %14.8 %0.57.254.320.375.695.1214.9.283    .313 
1990Pirates11.6 %14.7 %0.79.292.374.397.771.1055.7.342 -0.2498.8.350120
1990Pirates12.5 %37.5 %0.33.143.250.286.536.1437.5.250 0.20-0.4.25154
1990Average8.6 %14.9 %0.58.258.325.385.710.1285.0.287    .319 
1991Phillies13.6 %13.6 %1.00.243.344.308.652.0652.8.285 -0.223-2.0.30691
1991Average8.7 %15.2 %0.57.256.323.385.708.1294.9.285    .318 
1992Phillies10.9 %16.4 %0.67.271.352.292.644.0214.1.333 0.25-0.8.29886
1992Average8.5 %14.7 %0.58.256.322.377.700.1224.9.285    .317 
1993Mariners3.2 %25.8 %0.13.138.167.138.305.0002.0.190 0.0-1-4.5.144-23
1993Average8.7 %15.1 %0.57.265.332.403.736.1384.9.294    .327 
Total- - -10.0 %12.9 %0.77.275.349.339.687.0635.3.318 1.6411-7.8.316100
Postseason- - -10.1 %17.7 %0.57.265.342.294.636.0295.6.333 0.47-1.5.29387

SeasonTeamWPA-WPA+WPARE24REWpLIphLIPHWPA/LIClutch
1980Mets0.34-1.852.204.050.481.26 00.160.11
1981Mets-0.02-0.620.600.580.050.940.53130.30-0.32
1982Mets-0.10-5.225.122.980.360.980.9160.48-0.59
1983Mets-0.68-1.140.47-4.67-0.531.250.8916-0.540.00
1984Mets1.92-8.019.93-2.36-0.261.021.01130.191.70
1985Mets0.31-9.119.425.560.730.980.92170.33-0.01
1986Mets1.19-6.487.673.830.460.990.96180.580.62
1987Mets-0.19-5.195.00-2.45-0.190.931.2814-0.610.41
1988Mets0.58-5.255.836.240.760.991.2360.83-0.25
1989Twins-0.84-5.654.81-7.90-0.870.981.464-1.280.42
1990Pirates1.53-5.266.7916.281.730.931.18201.160.48
1991Phillies0.43-3.704.12-2.10-0.211.051.67490.110.29
1992Phillies0.22-1.061.282.630.281.301.4836-0.110.28
1993Mariners-0.41-0.710.30-4.07-0.421.114.451-0.20-0.18
Total- - -4.27-59.2663.5318.612.371.001.252131.392.89

SeasonTeamPosGGSInnPOAEFETEDPDPSDPTDPFScpSBCSPBWPFPTZ
1980Mets2B2018165.048430  7        1.000-5
1981Mets2B11557.014212  2        .946-1
1982Mets2B8869586.016920214  30        .964-5
1983Mets2B14344.211120  2        1.000-1
1984Mets2B115108914.221829410  72        .981-11
1985Mets2B1401221128.02723707  76        .9890
1986Mets2B11392848.018629017  56        .9663
1987Mets2B8777654.21312106  44        .9830
1988Mets2B9284707.21282194  36        .9894
1989Twins2B8479655.21461876  37        .982-7
1990Pirates2B1514106.022320  5        1.0000
1991Phillies2B3623222.050522  12        .981-1
1992Phillies2B10336.010201  4        .9681
1993Mariners2B104.0010  0        1.0000
Total- - -2B8266976129.11405195369  383        .980-23
1981Mets3B101.0000  0        .0000
1982Mets3B6432.0472  0        .846-2
1983Mets3B2218.0532  0        .800-1
1990Pirates3B7168519.13410412  5        .920-8
1991Phillies3B2017120.24272  1        .9391
1992Phillies3B201.1000  0        .0000
1993Mariners3B9862.04143  0        .8571
Total- - -3B11199754.15115521  6        .907-9
1980MetsSS8866.014121  4        .963-1
1982MetsSS102.0000  0        .0000
1984MetsSS8232.05120  1        1.0000
1985MetsSS102.0100  0        1.0000
Total- - -SS1810102.020241  5        .978-1

SeasonTeamBattingBase RunningFieldingPositionalOffenseDefenseLeagueReplacementRARWARDollarsSalary
1980Mets2.3-0.8-6.01.01.5-5.00.23.2-0.10.0  
1981Mets0.10.2-1.00.20.3-0.80.21.20.80.1  
1982Mets8.0-1.2-7.02.06.9-5.01.39.112.21.3  
1983Mets-4.40.0-2.00.2-4.5-1.80.11.3-4.8-0.5  
1984Mets3.02.8-11.03.35.9-7.71.814.514.41.6  
1985Mets-6.41.00.03.9-5.33.91.716.817.11.8  
1986Mets9.9-0.33.02.99.75.91.213.029.83.1  
1987Mets-13.90.80.02.2-13.12.21.210.40.70.1  
1988Mets8.9-0.54.02.48.56.40.79.925.52.7  
1989Twins-12.1-0.3-7.02.1-12.5-4.91.39.6-6.4-0.6  
1990Pirates8.3-0.2-8.00.78.1-7.31.910.513.21.4  
1991Phillies-2.2-0.20.00.4-2.40.40.66.45.00.5  
1992Phillies-0.80.21.00.1-0.61.10.11.62.10.2  
1993Mariners-4.70.01.00.1-4.71.10.00.9-2.6-0.3  
Total- - --4.01.6-33.021.5-2.4-11.512.3108.3106.811.5  

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  • 1977 June Amateur Draft - Round: 1, Pick: 16, Overall: 16
    • Team: New York Mets
    • School: Aloha HS (Beaverton, OR)