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WALLY BACKMAN

MLB  Manager - Las Vegas (2014)
Positions
2B-1021, SS-292, 3B-120, DH-1
Born
September 22, 1959  (54.360)
Place
Ht/Wt
5-9 / 168
Bats/Throws
Both / Right
High School
Aloha  (Aloha,OR)
College:
 
Drafted:
New York Mets:  1977-1-16 (June-Reg) 
Signed by
Full Name
Walter Wayne Backman 
TBC Player ID
8350
MLB Debut
Speed
68
Contact
56
Patience
67
Batting
68
Power
22

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OFF THE FIELD
The formula to determine similarity scores is listed in the about section of the site. In short, the scores attempt to compare players career batting statistics vs all other major leagues as well as cumulative statistics at each age.
Career Statistics
1.  Skeeter Newsome (79.39)
2.  Nick Punto (78.97)
3.  Jose Oquendo (78.64)
4.  Ryan Theriot (78.58)
5.  Jamey Carroll (77.61)
6.  Bill Almon (75.95)
7.  Johnnie LeMaster (75.05)
8.  Hal Lanier (74.31)
9.  Jose Lind (74.08)
10.  Daryl Boston (73.12)
Age: 21
1.  Rod Gilbreath (78.62)
2.  Tim Blackwell (77.31)
3.  Bucky Dent (76.11)
4.  Joe Schultz (74.95)
5.  Crash Davis (74.87)
6.  Denney Wilie (74.22)
7.  Dick Burrus (74.09)
8.  Jimmy Dykes (73.75)
9.  Jorge Orta (73.23)
10.  Frank Gilhooley (72.56)
Age: 22
1.  Bernie Williams (81.26)
2.  Thad Bosley (76.39)
3.  Tito Francona (75.96)
4.  Bernie Friberg (74.6)
5.  Toby Harrah (74.12)
6.  Mike Scioscia (73.63)
7.  Mark McLemore (73.3)
8.  Dave Collins (72.94)
9.  Jim Anderson (72.75)
10.  Sam Khalifa (72.51)
Age: 23
1.  Bobby Bonilla (82.16)
2.  Hal Jeffcoat (82.1)
3.  Nate Oliver (81.74)
4.  Boots Day (80.8)
5.  Omar Vizquel (76.15)
6.  Billy Smith (75.78)
7.  Tommie Reynolds (75.23)
8.  Dave Anderson (74.74)
9.  Larry Herndon (74.68)
10.  Tom Satriano (74.65)
Age: 24
1.  Mark McLemore (85.01)
2.  Elliott Maddox (78.98)
3.  Bob Meacham (78.81)
4.  Jerry Mumphrey (75.86)
5.  Thad Bosley (75.65)
6.  Omar Vizquel (75.23)
7.  Julio Cruz (75.11)
8.  Jerome Walton (75.07)
9.  D'Angelo Jimenez (73.72)
10.  Boots Day (73.44)
Age: 25
1.  Ivan DeJesus (80.88)
2.  Jose Lind (80.69)
3.  Julio Cruz (78.41)
4.  Jerry Mumphrey (78.18)
5.  Jose Offerman (78.04)
6.  Omar Vizquel (76.48)
7.  Terry Pendleton (75.86)
8.  Jerry Royster (74.75)
9.  Willy Taveras (74.36)
10.  Hal Janvrin (73.89)
Age: 26
1.  Sandy Alomar (77.71)
2.  Jose Lind (77.01)
3.  Omar Vizquel (76.72)
4.  Jerry Mumphrey (75.05)
5.  Snuffy Stirnweiss (74.6)
6.  Hal Janvrin (74.52)
7.  Al Burch (73.61)
8.  Jim Wohlford (72.59)
9.  Luis Melendez (72.21)
10.  Mark Belanger (72.08)
Age: 27
1.  Sandy Alomar (84.9)
2.  Mark Belanger (79.05)
3.  Daryl Boston (78.07)
4.  Omar Vizquel (78.04)
5.  Jerry Mumphrey (76.05)
6.  Connie Ryan (75.76)
7.  Len Randle (74.44)
8.  Elliott Maddox (73.81)
9.  Snuffy Stirnweiss (73.68)
10.  Hal Janvrin (72.98)
Age: 28
1.  Sandy Alomar (82.83)
2.  Mark Belanger (79.56)
3.  Rey Ordonez (75.17)
4.  Jerry Mumphrey (75.11)
5.  Bill Doran (74.31)
6.  Daryl Boston (74.08)
7.  Mark McLemore (73.97)
8.  Connie Ryan (73.72)
9.  Omar Vizquel (72.69)
10.  Sonny Jackson (72.09)
Age: 29
1.  Mark Belanger (82.13)
2.  Sandy Alomar (79.34)
3.  Mark McLemore (77.17)
4.  Daryl Boston (76.18)
5.  Jose Oquendo (75.69)
6.  Rey Ordonez (74.55)
7.  Eddie Miksis (73.73)
8.  Sonny Jackson (73.64)
9.  Lee Magee (73.39)
10.  Johnnie LeMaster (73.33)
Age: 30
1.  Jose Oquendo (81.02)
2.  Mark McLemore (80.59)
3.  Mark Belanger (79.72)
4.  Bill Almon (79.28)
5.  Johnny Temple (77.31)
6.  Johnnie LeMaster (76.88)
7.  Sandy Alomar (76.47)
8.  Daryl Boston (75.91)
9.  Rey Ordonez (74.84)
10.  Alan Bannister (74.19)
Age: 31
1.  Mark McLemore (79.98)
2.  Horace Clarke (78.59)
3.  Jose Oquendo (78.35)
4.  Mark Belanger (76.83)
5.  Walt Weiss (76.69)
6.  Bill Almon (76.55)
7.  Johnnie LeMaster (75.63)
8.  Sandy Alomar (74.64)
9.  Jose Lind (74.19)
10.  Ryan Theriot (74.05)
Age: 32
1.  Jose Oquendo (78.77)
2.  Ryan Theriot (78.69)
3.  Bill Almon (77.16)
4.  Nick Punto (76.44)
5.  Mark McLemore (75.76)
6.  Walt Weiss (74.9)
7.  Johnnie LeMaster (74.83)
8.  Hal Lanier (74.33)
9.  Jose Lind (74.17)
10.  Rey Sanchez (74.14)
Age: 33
1.  Jose Oquendo (78.64)
2.  Ryan Theriot (78.58)
3.  Nick Punto (77.03)
4.  Bill Almon (76.57)
5.  Johnnie LeMaster (75.05)
6.  Hal Lanier (74.31)
7.  Jose Lind (74.08)
8.  Vic Davalillo (73.87)
9.  Daryl Boston (73.12)
10.  John Lowenstein (72.71)
Age: 34
1.  Nick Punto (78.97)
2.  Jose Oquendo (78.64)
3.  Ryan Theriot (78.58)
4.  Bill Almon (76.16)
5.  Johnnie LeMaster (75.05)
6.  Hal Lanier (74.31)
7.  Jose Lind (74.08)
8.  John Lowenstein (74.06)
9.  Daryl Boston (73.12)
10.  Craig Counsell (72.53)


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