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Wally Backman  

Wally Backman  

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Proper Name:
Walter Wayne Backman
High Level:
MLB (1980-1993)
Positions:
2B (1021) ... SS (292) ... 3B (120) ... DH (1)
Height:
5-9
Weight:
168
Bats:
Both
Throws:
Right
Born:
age:
63.133
place:
High School:
Drafted:
New York Mets  -  1977  -  1 - 16 (June-Reg)more
draft posit:
SS
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
8350
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
69
Power
29
Contact
55
XBH
28
RBIs
28
Runs
56
Hitting
67
Durability
57
Team
.499
Player Notes:  
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year tranx date Transaction Description status mlb org minor team level 40man age
1993 1993-05-17 Released by Mariners Hist -- -- -- No 33.238
1993 1993-04-27 Activated from Disabled List Hist SEA -- MLB No 33.218
1993 1993-04-11 DL - Stress Injury SEA -- MLB No 33.202
1993 1993-04-05 Signed to #-year contract for 1993-1993 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist SEA -- MLB No 33.196
1993 1993-04-01 Released by Braves Hist -- -- -- No 33.192
1993 1993-01-25 Signed to #-year contract for 1993-1993 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist ATL -- MLB No 33.126
1992 1992-11-05 Granted free agency Hist -- -- -- No 33.045
1992 1992-10-08 Activated from Disabled List Hist PHI -- MLB No 33.017
1992 1992-08-05 DL - Fractured right thumb *Slammed it against the bat rack* Injury PHI -- MLB No 32.318
1991 1991-01-10 Signed to #-year contract for 1991-1991 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist PHI -- MLB No 31.110
1990 1990-11-05 Granted free agency Hist -- -- -- No 31.044
1990 1990-01-31 Signed to #-year contract for 1990-1990 ($0m) [Free Agent] Hist PIT -- MLB No 30.131
1989 1989-11-13 Granted free agency Hist -- -- -- No 30.052
1989 1989-08-04 Activated from Disabled List Hist MON -- MLB No 29.317
1989 1989-07-09 DL - Left shoulder soreness Injury MON -- MLB No 29.291
1989 1989-05-25 Activated from Disabled List Hist MON -- MLB No 29.246
1989 1989-05-08 DL - Sprained left shoulder Injury MON -- MLB No 29.229
1988 1988-12-07 Traded from New York Mets with Mike Santiago to Minnesota Twins for Jeff Bumgarner, Steve Gasser and Toby Nivens Hist MIN -- MLB No 29.077
1988 1988-09-11 Activated from Disabled List Hist NYN -- MLB No 28.355
1988 1988-08-27 DL - Strained right hamstring Injury NYN -- MLB No 28.340
1982 1982-09-08 Activated from Disabled List Hist NYN -- MLB No 22.351
1982 1982-08-15 DL - Fractured left shoulder Injury NYN -- MLB No 22.327
1977 1977-06-07 Signed out of draft (Oregon HS) Hist NYN -- MLB No 17.259
23 record(s)
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