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12 John Baker C
Height/Weight: 6-1/213 | Birthdate: 1/20/1981 | Birthplace: Alameda, CA | Bats/Throws: L/R | Team: Chicago | College: California | MLB Experience: 7 | Salary: $930,000 | Owned/Started%: 0/0 | Average Draft Position: 1084.00
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Projections
TimeframeABHRAVGRBIRSB
2014 Season (CBSSports.com)82.000.00.2206.006.001.00
 
Key Stats
ABHRAVGRBIRSB
140.000010
 
Games Played By Position
YearC1B2B3BSSOFDHSPRP
2014400000000
20131400000000
 
Injury Report
No Injury Reported
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Situational Stats
SituationABHHROBPSLGAVG
vs RHP1200 .077 .000 .000
 
Recent Trades
DateTradedTraded For
04/11/2014Cameron Maybin, CF SD
Domonic Brown, LF PHI
Lucas Giolito, SP WAS
Gavin Floyd, SP ATL
Brayan Pena, C CIN
John Baker, C CHC
Patrick Corbin, SP ARI
Carlos Gonzalez, LF COL
Buster Posey, C SF
Yadier Molina, C STL
04/10/2014John Baker, C CHC
Taylor Jungmann, SP MIL
Brandon Nimmo, CF NYM
 
Last 10 Games
DateOppABRHHRRBIBBSB
4/2@PIT1000000
4/3@PIT3000000
4/6PHI3100000
4/12@STL4000000
4/13@STL0000000
4/16@NYY3000000
 
Rank Among Leaders
 
 
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John Baker wins Cubs backup job
by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com
(3/26/14) Cubs catcher John Baker has won the team's backup job, according to the Chicago Tribune.

The club opted to release George Kottaras, opening up the spot for Baker. Last year, Baker hit .150 in 40 at-bats in the majors. He'll back up Welington Castillo.

Ryan Kalish, John Baker sign with Cubs
by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com
(12/13/13) The Cubs have signed outfielder Ryan Kalish and catcher John Baker both to minor-league deals, with an invitation to spring training.

Kalish did not appear in a game last season, due to surgery on his shoulder and then neck. In two seasons with the Red Sox, Kalish hit .243/.293/.351 with four home runs in 259 at-bats.

Baker batted .205/.302/.295 with four homers and 18 RBI over 146 at-bats with Triple-A Alburquerque last season.
Dodgers outright John Baker
by R.J. White | CBSSports.com
(8/7/13) The Dodgers have outrighted catcher John Baker off the 40-man roster, the team announced. He hit .183/.287/.247 with two home runs and 10 RBI in 93 at-bats with Triple-A Alburquerque since joining the Dodgers off waivers in mid-June.
John Baker picked up by Dodgers
by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
(6/15/13) The Dodgers claimed catcher John Baker Saturday and assigned him to Triple-A Albuquerque, the Los Angeles Times reports.

Baker was just designated for assignment by the Padres. 

Padres DFA John Baker to make room
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com
(6/10/13) The Padres designated catcher John Baker for assignment Monday to make room on the 40-man roster for the activation of Logan Forsythe from the 60-day disabled list. 

Baker was optioned to Triple-A Tucson nearly two weeks ago. 

 
 
 

 
Upcoming 7 Games
DateOppTimeScheduled Starter
4/19/14CIN2:20 pmTony Cingrani
4/20/14CIN2:20 pmHomer Bailey
4/21/14ARI8:05 pmBronson Arroyo
4/22/14ARI8:05 pmBrandon McCarthy
4/23/14ARI2:20 pmWade Miley
4/24/14ARI2:20 pmMike Bolsinger
4/25/14@ MIL8:10 pmMatt Garza
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2005OAK0000000000 --- --- ---
2008FLA611973259532304800 .392 .447 .299
2009FLA11237359101950418900 .349 .410 .271
2010FLA23787170691800 .307 .282 .218
2011FLA161302012300 .267 .154 .154
2012SD631931746014204121 .310 .280 .238
2013SD1640060261200 .261 .150 .150
2014CHC61410000500 .067 .000 .000
Total 2979081162311410510821621 .338 .358 .254
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2008FLAC59544284022240 .991
2009FLAC105997967484262 .992
2010FLAC2120163152921 .988
2011FLAC10220001.000
2012SDC56523953682340 .990
2013SDC141290819021.000
2014CHCC4424240001.000
Total  26024118981777105165 .992
More Batting Stats
YearTeam2B3BTBSFSHHBPIBBGDP
2005OAK00000000
2008FLA1408831246
2009FLA250153225510
2010FLA312200115
2011FLA00201000
2012SD805401024
2013SD00600004
2014CHC00000100
Total 5013255591229
Minor League Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRH2B3BHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2002 A-Vancouver39115152750113223720 .389 .304 .235
2003 A-Kane County823044294232649477710 .414 .457 .309
2003 AA-Midland43150163630121144600 .316 .280 .240
2004AAA-Sacramento144911173001062300 .429 .408 .347
2004 AA-Midland117439671233251578379412 .355 .478 .280
2005AAA-Sacramento1033464381243541309010 .303 .364 .234
2006AAA-Sacramento832934980191438407760 .361 .386 .273
2007AAA-Albuquerque892703577150841285820 .360 .430 .285
2008AAA-Albuquerque591933562141631243412 .398 .497 .321
2010AFA-Jupiter Hammerheads362200002100 .500 .333 .333
2011AA-Jacksonville Suns390110001500 .200 .222 .111
2011AFA-Jupiter Hammerheads122888220110800 .487 .500 .286
2013AAA-Tucson Padres4132300012500 .375 .231 .231
2013AAA-Albuquerque Isotopes40133142710417183301 .294 .301 .203
Total 69123483396381421450341281588145 .357 .408 .272
 
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