John Baker

Chicago Cubs #12 - Catcher

  • Born: 01/20/81
  • Age: 33
  • Height: 6-1
  • Weight: 215
  • Bats/Throws: L/R
Year Team G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS AVG OBP SLG
2014 Cubs 60 158 0 0 7 0 0 13 1 0 0 0 .203 .282 .247

Caption This!

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And try to keep it clean. Just what are Hector Rondon and John Baker doing here?

The Night The Backup Catcher Got The Win

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I was drinking in the Captain Morgan Club, and not realizing the time, got left outside when the club closed at midnight. My friends and I went to every entrance trying to get back in, but security...

Gallery
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Photo Gallery From 6 Hours, 27 Minutes Of Baseball

Via BCB's intrepid photographer, David Sameshima, we have a photo timeline of Tuesday's wackiness.

Baker gives the world's most excited fist pump

He's facing Aroldis Chapman, so of course he's excited to not be out.

Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 78

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It's Bizarro World today at Heroes and Goats!

Cubs Sign Yorvit Torrealba

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The Cubs have added a veteran catcher to the system.

Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 53

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Proof positive that a horrendous lineup on paper can still put the screws to an opponent.

Cubs vs. Giants Preview, Monday 5/26, 3:05 CT

This series is likely to be just a bit tougher than the last one.

Cubs Heroes and Goats: Game 43

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Four words heard for only the second time this year: Three-game win streak.

Caption This!

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While we wait for this afternoon's Cubs/Brewers game to begin, please tell us what John Baker and Yadier Molina are doing here.

Cubs vs Cardinals Preview, Wednesday 5/14, 7:15 CT

The Cubs will try for another win Wednesday night, weather permitting.

Cubs Roster Moves: 13-Man Pitching Staff

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Apparently, the Cubs don't have enough relief pitchers.

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