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John Baker | Catcher

Team: Chicago Cubs
Age / DOB:  (33) / 1/20/1981
Ht / Wt:  6'1' / 213
Bats / Throws: Left / Right
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Cubs purchased the contract of C John Baker from Triple-A Iowa.
Baker will serve as the backup catcher behind Welington Castillo. He beat out Eli Whiteside for the job. Mar 30 - 4:01 PM

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Career Stats
YearTMGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPS
2008FLA611975914053232304800.299.392.447.839
2009FLA11237310125095059418900.271.349.410.759
2010FLA2378173106791800.218.307.282.589
2011FLA16132000102300.154.267.154.421
2012SD63193468001417204121.238.310.280.590
2013LA164060002061200.150.261.150.411
Career Totals:2918942315011410511510821121.258.342.364.705

Depth Charts

Batters
PosRoleName
C1Welington Castillo
2John Baker
1B1Anthony Rizzo
2B1Darwin Barney
2Emilio Bonifacio
SS1Starlin Castro
3B1Mike Olt
2Luis Valbuena
LF1Junior Lake
CF1Ryan Sweeney
RF1Nate Schierholtz
2Justin Ruggiano
3Ryan Kalish
Starting Pitcher
PosRoleName
S1Jeff Samardzija
2Travis Wood
3Edwin Jackson
4Jake Arrieta
5Jason Hammel
6Carlos Villanueva
7James McDonald
Relief Pitcher
PosRoleName
R1Jose Veras
2Pedro Strop
3James Russell
4Wesley Wright
5Hector Rondon
6Kyuji Fujikawa
7Justin Grimm
8Blake Parker