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Brandon Backe

+ Played in Major Leagues 2002-2009
Biography Data
Positions: P-255, OF-188, SS-57, 2B-14, 3B-8, 1B-6
Proper Name: Brandon Allen Backe
Born: April 5, 1978 (37.028)
Place Galveston, Texas
Height/Weight: 6-0 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Ball (Galveston,TX)
College: Galveston College
Drafted: 1998 -- 18th round (552nd overall) by Tampa Bay Rays (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:July 19,2002 (24.105)
TBC Player ID:20119
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Career Activity
Recent Tranx: 2009-01-20 - Houston Astros - More
Recent Contract:Signed to 1-year contract for 2009-2009 ($1.55m) by Houston Astros. Avoided arbitration
Organizations:TBA, HOU
Scouting Scores
control k-rating efficiency vsPower
33 54 37 28


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Pitching Statistics
Show AllMLB OnlyMinors Only
Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Batter Stadium

YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
1997Galveston CollegeNCAANCAAfr19-   -------
1998Galveston CollegeNCAANCAAso20-   -------
1998 PrincetonAppRk-tba20000.001000102.00000230001.000.000.009.0013.501.50
2001Charleston (Sc)SALA-tba23212.921600015724.2178827202000.976.200.732.557.302.86
2001 BakersfieldCalifA+14tba23101.091700012324.2137318332000.854.740.362.9212.044.13
2001 OrlandoSouAA-tba23105.73140001022.0201414111202001.418.180.414.508.181.82
2002OrlandoSouAA-tba24464.682014314292.1915848937459001.398.870.883.614.391.22
2002 Tampa Bay RaysALMLB37tba24006.92004013.01510103760021.6910.382.084.854.150.86
2003DurhamILAAA37tba25214.64162004033.0332117113271101.399.000.273.557.362.08
2003 Tampa Bay RaysALMLB37tba25115.44008044.2402827625363021.468.061.215.047.251.44
2004New OrleansPCLAAA25hou26652.80199003064.157262072674201.297.970.983.6410.352.85
2004 Houston AstrosNLMLB41hou26534.30008067.07533321027541011.5210.071.343.637.252.00
2005Corpus ChristiTexAA-hou27012.252200008.042211111000.634.501.131.1312.3811.00
2005 Houston AstrosNLMLB41hou271084.761100149.115182791967975241.469.101.154.045.851.45
2006Round RockPCLAAA-hou28125.3144000020.1231212113131001.7710.180.445.755.751.00
2006 Houston AstrosNLMLB41hou28323.77000043.0431818418192031.429.000.843.773.981.06
2007Corpus ChristiTexAA-hou29105.401100005.05331240001.409.001.803.607.202.00
2007 Round RockPCLAAA41hou29324.3255000025.0271212411250001.529.721.443.969.002.27
2007 Houston AstrosNLMLB41hou29313.77000028.2271312411110021.338.481.263.453.451.00
2008Houston AstrosNLMLB41hou309146.050000166.220211411236771272041.6710.911.944.166.861.65
2009Corpus ChristiTexAA-hou31301.3844000026.0184407170000.966.230.002.425.882.43
2009 Round RockPCLAAA-hou31014.5022000010.013550340001.6011.700.002.703.601.33
2009 Houston AstrosNLMLB41hou310010.38003013.021151556102002.0814.543.464.156.921.67
MLB Totals (8 seasons)31295.23145791123052557431330587238360152181.559.841.494.086.171.51
MLB: Average per 162 Games995.2344240070159174959326721095151.559.841.494.086.171.51
Minor League Totals (9 seasons)24193.73121433140123573211721482814129620101.298.090.713.557.462.10
AAA (5 seasons)12113.8846220070153153766613661434101.439.000.763.888.412.17
AA (5 seasons)974.1841213152153138817112589712001.288.120.713.415.711.67
A+ (1 seasons)101.081700012325137318332000.844.680.362.8811.884.13
A (1 seasons)212.881600015725178827202000.966.120.722.527.202.86
Rk (1 seasons)000.0010001020000230001.000.000.009.0013.501.50
NCAA (2 seasons) 0000     --
Houston Astros (6 seasons)30285.15108791111046851927526878206318122141.559.981.503.966.121.54
Tampa Bay Rays (2 seasons)115.743700012058553837932423041.508.531.404.976.521.31
YearTeamLgLevelUnif#OrgAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
Batting Statistics
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Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1998PrincetonAppRk-tbaof2027921423510711123110011.250.340.326666.076.207.3712.58--30106
1998Hudson ValleyNYPLA--tbaof-ss201126362001002710000.231.310.308618.077.154.3163.50--829
1999Charleston (Sc)SALA12tbaof2184272436311294035358161638.232.329.386715.154.276.2922.3130.2105322
1999St. PetersburgFSLA+-tbaof214113221266111103213430624.197.316.280596.083.220.2531.62132.037164
2000St. PetersburgFSLA+-tbaof221123763893256134363199102458.247.318.354672.106.181.3273.19376.0133426
2000OrlandoSouAA-tbaof2248120000022100000.250.400.250650.000.000.2860.50--210
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLB37tbap250100000000000000---------------00
2004New OrleansPCLAAA25houp26199122002000100100.222.222.444666.222.222.250----410
2004Houston AstrosNLMLB41houp2616
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00.313.389.500889.188.250.5718.0016.0821
2005Houston AstrosNLMLB41houp2745
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00.222.271.356627.133.222.3034.00--1653
2006Round RockPCLAAA-hou2835232003002000000.600.7141.0001714.400.800.6000.00--57
2006Houston AstrosNLMLB41houp2814
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.143.200.143343.000.071.2506.00--215
2007Corpus ChristiTexAA-hou2910000000000000200---------------02
2007Round RockPCLAAA41hou2956021000000210000.333.429.500929.167.167.500----37
2007Houston AstrosNLMLB41houp2910
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2008Houston AstrosNLMLB41houp3047
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00.277.333.447780.170.234.4076.0023.52156
2009Corpus ChristiTexAA-houp3141000000001100000.000.500.000500.0001.000-1.00--02
2009Round RockPCLAAA-houp3121000000001000000.000.500.000500.0001.000.0000.00--02
2009Houston AstrosNLMLB41houp311
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00000.000.500.000500.0001.000-1.00--02
MLB Totals (7 Seasons)112133223452416101048201301.256.317.414731.158.241.3704.8033.355158
MLB: Average per 162 Games162192324973623101469301901.256.317.414731.158.241.3704.8033.380229
Minor League Totals (7 seasons)31392812322054101198717107257223191121.237.327.352679.115.220.3112.4084.43271087
AAA (4 seasons)2921375005003310100.333.440.5711011.238.381.3891.00--1226
AA (3 seasons)99120000023200200.222.417.222639.000.111.2860.67--214
A+ (2 seasons)15350859119317245395213313210712.234.317.335652.100.191.3082.56254.0170590
A (1 seasons)84272436311294035358161638.232.329.386715.154.276.2922.3130.2105322
A- (1 seasons)1126362001002710000.231.310.308618.077.154.3163.50--829
Rk (1 seasons)27921423510711123110011.250.340.326666.076.207.3712.58--30106
Houston Astros (6 seasons)111133213452416101048201301.256.317.414731.158.241.3704.8033.355158
Tampa Bay Rays (1 seasons)10100000000000000--1.000--------------00
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Pitching Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9
2001Maryvale Saguaros425.731600051223119141921001.8212.680.413.688.59
2004HoustonDivisional Series103.0011000065221250011.177.501.503.007.50
2004HoustonChampionship Series002.8422000012.264414100010.794.260.712.847.11
2005HoustonDivisional Series008.442100005.16551331041.6910.131.695.065.06
2005HoustonWorld Series000.0011000075000070040.716.430.000.009.00
2005HoustonChampionship Series001.591100005.22110370040.883.180.004.7611.12
2006Detroit TigersMLB Spring Training138.5676000027.1352726121113201.6811.523.953.624.28
2008Detroit TigersMLB Spring Training015.5954000019.1251412359001.5511.641.402.334.19
2009Detroit TigersMLB Spring Training016.003200006644145001.679.001.506.007.50
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1998PrincetonAppRk2B1 33001.000--54.00
1998PrincetonAppRk3B6 31330.842--24.00
1998PrincetonAppRkSS2 44001.000--36.00
1998PrincetonAppRkOF13 164001.000--13.85
1998Hudson ValleyNYPLA-2B2 2210.800--18.00
1998Hudson ValleyNYPLA-SS3 3211.833--15.00
1998Hudson ValleyNYPLA-OF5 70001.000--12.60
 
1999Charleston (sc)SALA1B5 382011.000--72.00
1999Charleston (sc)SALA2B8 112233.917--37.13
1999Charleston (sc)SALA3B1 0010.000--0.00
1999Charleston (sc)SALASS3 7823.882--45.00
1999Charleston (sc)SALAOF63 103732.973--15.71
1999St. PetersburgFSLA+1B1 10001.000--9.00
1999St. PetersburgFSLA+2B2 31011.000--18.00
1999St. PetersburgFSLA+SS11 142636.930--32.73
1999St. PetersburgFSLA+OF30 533001.000--16.80
 
2000St. PetersburgFSLA+2B1 22021.000--36.00
2000St. PetersburgFSLA+3B1 0411.800--36.00
2000St. PetersburgFSLA+SS37 64102723.960--40.38
2000St. PetersburgFSLA+OF74 148943.975--19.09
2000OrlandoSouAASS1 0000.000--0.00
2000OrlandoSouAAOF3 61001.000--21.00
 
2001Charleston (sc)SALAP16 63001.000--5.06
2001BakersfieldCalifA+P17 1420.714--2.65
2001OrlandoSouAAP14 25001.000--4.50
 
2002OrlandoSouAAP20 514001.000--8.55
2002Tampa Bay RaysALMLBP9130000.0000.000.00
 
2003DurhamILAAAP16 07001.000--3.94
2003Tampa Bay RaysALMLBP284433011.0001.231.93
 
2004New OrleansPCLAAAP19 31113.933--6.63
2004Houston AstrosNLMLBP3367410011.0001.883.82
 
2005Corpus ChristiTexAAP2 01001.000--4.50
2005Houston AstrosNLMLBP26149819011.0001.639.35
 
2006Houston AstrosNLMLBP84359011.0002.9315.75
 
2007Houston AstrosNLMLBP52926011.0002.4814.40
 
2008Houston AstrosNLMLBP31166151712.9701.739.29
 
2009Corpus ChristiTexAAP4 24011.000--13.50
2009Round RockPCLAAAP2 02001.000--9.00
2009Houston AstrosNLMLBP51302001.0001.383.60
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBP145524376617.9901.776.39
 AAAP37032013.958--5.59
 AASS100000.000--0.00
 AAOF3061001.000--21.00
 AAP400924011.000--7.43
 A+1B1010001.000--9.00
 A+2B3053031.000--24.00
 A+3B100411.800--36.00
 A+SS480781281029.954--38.63
 A+OF10402011243.982--18.43
 A+P1701420.714--2.65
 A1B50382011.000--72.00
 A2B80112233.917--37.13
 A3B100010.000--0.00
 ASS307823.882--45.00
 AOF630103732.973--15.71
 AP16063001.000--5.06
 A-2B202210.800--18.00
 A-SS303211.833--15.00
 A-OF5070001.000--12.60
 Rk2B1033001.000--54.00
 Rk3B6031330.842--24.00
 RkSS2044001.000--36.00
 RkOF130164001.000--13.85

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