Brandon Backe

Brandon Backe

Height/Weight: 6' 0"/195 lbs
Bat: R
Throw: R
Born: Galveston, Texas
College: Galveston (TX) CC
Draft: 1998 18th round by the
  • SNY

    Yankees add one prospect, lose another in MLB Rule 5 Draft

    The Yankees lost a pitcher but gained another in the MLB Rule 5 Draft on Wednesday.

  • | The Enquirer

    Cincinnati Reds take outfielder Ronnie Dawson from Astros in minor league Rule 5 Draft

    Ronnie Dawson, a 26-year-old outfielder, had five at-bats in the Majors last season and played 94 games at Triple-A.

  • The Crawfish Boxes

    2021 player review: Alex Bregman

    It’s been two years since Alex Bregman’s remarkable 2019. After finishing second in AL MVP voting to this generation’s best player, Angels outfielder Mike Trout, the Astros third sacker has since struggled to sustain the kind of numbers he produced in 2019 as well as 2018, when MVP voters placed him fifth. Although some regression was likely unavoidable, a slew of injuries is ostensibly the driving force behind Bregman’s less than stellar numbers of the past two years.