Wally Backman

Position
Second Baseman
Years
1980-1993
Hall Rating
21
Next Ballot
Wally Backman is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2020.
Peak
5%
Longevity
95%

Rankings by Hall Rating

Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
13.2 0.7 13.3 4.9
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
2 -1 8 -33 28
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1980 NYM -0.4 0.0
1981 NYM 0.3 0.4
1982 NYM 0.3 1.4
1983 NYM -0.7 -0.6
1984 NYM -0.6 1.2
1985 NYM 0.5 2.5
1986 NYM 1.6 3.2
1987 NYM -0.4 0.7
1988 NYM 1.7 2.9
1989 MIN -1.8 -0.7
1990 PIT 0.4 1.5
1991 PHI -0.2 0.5
1992 PHI 0.1 0.2
1993 SEA -0.1 0.0
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