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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Walter Wayne Backman
Stat Years
1977-1993  [mlb] 1980-1993
Height/Weight
5-9 / 168
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
Positions
2B (1021) ... SS (292) ... 3B (120) ... DH (1)
Draft Position
SS
Born Date/Place
1959-09-22 in Hillsboro, Oregon   [60.118]
Death
High School
Aloha (Aloha,OR)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the New York Mets in Round #1 (#16 overall) of the 1977 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Marvin Scott
MLB Debut
1980-09-02 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.346)
Service Time
Organizations
NYN [12] PHI [2] MIN [1] PIT [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 8350 ... retro id: backw001 ... mlbam id: 110419
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1992Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLB632Log - Sp - Ext1642486131006106901013.271.352.292.64455141.167.021.33310.9116.361.500.00.007.7
1 record(s)
Glossary:
Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

Wally Backman Batting Log for 1992

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April 1992
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1992-04-082PHICHNNLW 11-3Box | PBP11051ph9-11-11-------------532-1111.0001.0001.0002.000
1992-04-104PHIPITNLL 2-3Box | PBP21052ph8-11----------1-----5413-1-.500.500.5001.000
1992-04-137PHINYNNLW 3-2Box | PBP31053ph5-11----------------7522111.333.333.333.667
1992-04-148PHINYNNLL 5-8Box | PBP410542b9-11----------------422-1-1.250.250.250.500
1992-04-159PHINYNNLL 2-7Box | PBP51055ph-2b9-22-11---1---------743-2-2.333.333.333.667
1992-04-1710PHIPITNLL 4-7Box | PBP61056ph9-11----------1-----43112--.286.286.286.571
1992-04-1912PHIPITNLL 0-11Box | PBP71057ph1-11----------------321--11.250.250.250.500
1992-04-2114PHICHNNLW 7-5Box | PBP81058ph-3b8-11-11---2---------523-1-1.333.333.333.667
1992-04-2215PHICHNNLL 5-9Box | PBP91059ph9-11----------------44-12-1.300.300.300.600
1992-04-2720PHISDNNLW 12-9Box | PBP101060ph9-1-1--------1----1-4-4----.300.300.364.664
1992-04-2821PHISDNNLL 6-7Box | PBP111061ph9-11----------------22--1-1.273.273.333.606
May 1992
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1992-05-0626PHILANNLL 1-3Box | PBP121062ph9-11-121--1---------54112-1.333.417.385.801
1992-05-1231PHISFNNLL 5-7Box | PBP131063ph9-11----------------74321-1.308.385.357.742
1992-05-1332PHISFNNLL 3-5Box | PBP141064ph6-11----------------64221-1.286.357.333.690
1992-05-1735PHICINNLW 5-4Box | PBP151065ph9-1-1--------1------4-4----.286.357.375.732
1992-05-2441PHICINNLL 3-8Box | PBP1610662b2144-11-------------2315883-4.278.333.350.683
1992-05-2744PHIATLNLL 3-9Box | PBP171067ph7-1----------1------514-1--.278.333.381.714
1992-05-2945PHIHOUNLW 2-1Box | PBP181068ph6-11----------1-----532111-.263.316.364.679
1992-05-3046PHIHOUNLL 4-5Box | PBP191069ph8-11----------------5321-11.250.300.348.648
1992-05-3147PHIHOUNLW 6-3Box | PBP201070ph9-11----------------532-111.238.286.333.619
June 1992
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1992-06-0249PHIATLNLL 3-5Box | PBP211071ph-3b5-11----------1-----74313--.227.273.320.593
1992-06-0753PHISLNNLL 4-5Box | PBP221072ph-2b7-11-11---1---------86241-1.261.304.346.651
1992-06-1056PHIPITNLL 1-2Box | PBP231073ph6-11-11-------------532-2-1.292.333.370.704
1992-06-1358PHISLNNLL 1-4Box | PBP241074ph8-11----------------321-1-1.280.320.357.677
1992-06-1459PHISLNNLL 2-5Box | PBP251075ph-2b8-211--------1-----111562111.269.308.367.674
1992-06-1863PHICHNNLW 4-3Box | PBP261076ph9-11111-------------54121-1.296.333.387.720
1992-06-2166PHICHNNLL 2-5Box | PBP2710772b9-22----------------105512-2.276.310.364.674
1992-06-2771PHICHNNLW 5-4Box | PBP281078ph5-11-11---1---------7433--1.300.333.382.716
1992-06-2872PHICHNNLL 3-5Box | PBP291079ph9-11----------------211---1.290.323.371.694
1992-06-3074PHIMONNLL 2-7Box | PBP301080ph9-11----------------211---1.281.313.361.674
July 1992
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1992-07-0175PHIMONNLL 3-6Box | PBP311081ph9-11----------1-----44-121-.273.303.351.654
1992-07-0378PHILANNLL 0-2Box | PBP3210822b2144-11-------1----11486-413.270.297.341.639
1992-07-0783PHISFNNLL 6-10Box | PBP331083ph9-11----------1-----431-3--.263.289.333.623
1992-07-0884PHISFNNLL 3-4Box | PBP3410842b2144-11-------1----11511453-3.262.286.326.612
1992-07-1086PHISDNNLL 7-8Box | PBP3510852b9-11----------------422-1-1.256.279.319.598
1992-07-1288PHISDNNLL 2-8Box | PBP361086ph9-11----------1-----752311-.250.273.313.585
1992-07-1891PHILANNLW 14-3Box | PBP371087ph9-11-11-------------11----1.267.289.327.615
1992-07-1992PHILANNLW 6-5Box | PBP381088ph9-1-------------1---11----1.267.289.327.615
1992-07-28100PHINYNNLL 6-8Box | PBP391089ph9-1----------1------6242---.267.289.340.629
1992-07-30102PHIMONNLL 2-7Box | PBP401090ph-2b8-211------1-1------148643-1.261.283.346.629
August 1992
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1992-08-03106PHISLNNLL 1-2Box | PBP411091ph9-11----------------22--1-1.255.277.340.616
1992-08-04107PHISLNNLL 5-9Box | PBP421092ph8-11111-------------7524--1.271.292.352.644
42 record(s)
Glossary:
Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG)