3 Nathan Backes
3 Nathan Backes
Height: 6-3
Weight: 210
Year: Sr./Sr.
Hometown: Seattle, Wash.
High School: Bishop Blanchet
Position: INF
Major: Undecided
Bats/Throws: R/R
gp 40
avg .246
hr 4
rbi 21
r 24
sb -

2016: Finished Logger career having played in 150 games, the second-most in school history ... Seventh in career hits (159) ... Finished the season with the highest home run total (4) on the team for the second consecutive year ... Backes went 3-for-4 in a game against Occidental (Apr. 17) ... Backes went 2-for-5, with three RBI's, in a win over Whitman (Mar. 26) ... Hit a perfect 4-for-4 with two doubles and two RBI against Whitworth (March 20) ... Finished 2-for-4 against Whitworth (March 19) ... Hit 3-for-4 with two RBI and scored three runs against Willamette (March 12) ... Backes went 2-for-4 with an RBI in a win over The College of Idaho (Feb. 13) ... Backes went 1-for-3, with two RBI's and a HR, in the season-opener against George Fox (Feb. 6).

2015: Was named to All-NWC Second Team (May 1) ... Backes went 1-for-3, with four RBI's, in a win over Redlands (Apr. 19) ... Backes went 2-for-4, with an RBI, in a loss to PLU (Apr. 11) ... Backes went 3-for-5, with two RBI's and a double, in the second of a doubleheader against Willamette (Apr. 7) ... Backes went 3-for-5, with three RBI's and a HR, in a win over Willamette (Apr. 7) ... Backes went 3-for-5 with two HR's against Whitman (Mar. 28) ... Backes was 2-for-3 with a double in a win over Whitman (Mar. 28) ... Went 1-for-3 in the second game of a doubleheader against Whitworth (Mar. 21) ... Backes went 2-for-4 with three RBI's against Pacific (Mar. 8) ... Backes went 2-for-5 with two RBI's in a win over Pacific (Mar. 7) ... Was 1-for-2 with two runs and two RBI's for the Loggers against Pomona-Pitzer (Feb. 8) ... Went 2-for-5 with a run and an RBI in a win over Pomona-Pitzer (Feb. 6).

2014: Appeared in all 36 games...went 7-for-13 in a series against Pacific (Ore.) (May 3-4)...was 3-for-4 with a double, triple and three runs batted in against Lewis & Clark (April 13)...went 2-for-4 with a home run in a win over Whitworth (March 9)...went 3-for-4 with two runs batted in and a double vs. Hendrix (Feb. 14)...batted .326 on the season.

2013: Appeared in 37 games as freshman...went 2-for-4 with a double in a win over Pacific (Ore.) (April 20)...had eight at bats in a game vs. Whitworth (March 10)...was 3-for-4 with five runs batted in in a win over Lewis & Clark (Feb. 16)...went a combined 6-for-14 with a double and three runs batted in in a sweep of St. Martin's (Feb. 9-10)...batted .239 on the year.

Personal: Was a Second Team All-Conference selection as a senior...three-year starter on both the varsity basketball and baseball teams...earned a spot on the Honor Roll every semester of high school and graduated with a 3.8 GPA...enjoys basketball, golfing and bowling.

Recent Games
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 10-2
Apr 17 at Occidental L, 6-2
Apr 17 vs. Redlands L, 7-6
Apr 30 at Whitworth W, 6-1
Apr 30 at Whitworth L, 10-8
May 1 at Whitworth L, 6-5
Statistics category Overall Conf
Games 40 24
Plate appearances 168 103
At Bats 142 86
Runs 24 16
Hits 35 22
Doubles 11 9
Triples - -
Home Runs 4 3
Runs Batted In 21 16
Total bases 58 40
Walks 19 10
Hit by pitch 4 4
Strikeouts 13 4
Sacrifice Flies 2 2
Sacrifice Hits 1 1
Hit into double play 7 5
Stolen Bases - -
Caught Stealing 1 -
Batting Average .246 .256
On Base Percentage .347 .353
Slugging Percentage .408 .465
Appearances 0 0
Games started 0 0
Wins 0 0
Losses 0 0
Saves 0 0
Complete Games - -
Shutouts - -
Innings Pitched 0.0 0.0
Hits - -
Runs - -
Earned Runs - -
Walks - -
Strikeouts - -
Strikeouts per Game .00 .00
Doubles Allowed - -
Triples Allowed - -
Home Runs Allows - -
At Bats Against - -
Batting Average Against - -
Earned Run Average 0.00 0.00
Wild pitches - -
Hit Batters - -
Balks - -
Sacrifice Flies Allowed - -
Sacrifice Hits Allowed - -
Total Chances 121 72
Put Outs 37 19
Assists 70 45
Errors 14 8
Fielding Percentage .884 .889
Double Plays 5 4
Stolen Bases Allowed - -
Runners Caught Stealing - -
Runners Caught Stealing Percentage - -
Passed Balls - -
Catcher's Interference - -
Date Opponent Score ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs
Feb 6 vs. George Fox L, 7-5 3 1 1 - - 1 2 1 - - -
Feb 6 at Linfield L, 6-1 3 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 7 vs. Lewis & Clark W, 5-0 2 1 1 - - - 0 2 - - 1
Feb 7 vs. Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-3 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho W, 9-5 4 1 2 - - - 1 1 - - -
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho L, 12-1 3 1 1 1 - - 0 - 2 - -
Feb 14 at Col. of Idaho L, 4-3 4 1 2 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 5-3 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 7-6 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Feb 21 Lewis & Clark W, 7-4 3 1 1 - - 1 3 1 - - -
Feb 27 at Linfield W, 9-5 3 0 1 - - - 2 - - - -
Feb 27 at Linfield L, 4-3 3 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Feb 28 at Linfield L, 11-5 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 5-3 4 0 1 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 8-5 2 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 6 Pacific (Ore.) L, 19-8 2 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 12 at Willamette W, 14-4 4 3 3 2 - - 1 - - - -
Mar 13 at Willamette L, 8-4 5 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Mar 13 at Willamette W, 8-6 3 1 1 - - 1 2 1 - - -
Mar 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 12-1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 4-2 3 0 1 - - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 6-3 4 0 2 1 - - 1 - 1 - -
Mar 20 Whitworth L, 5-2 4 2 4 2 - - 0 - - - -
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 15-6 5 1 1 - - - 2 - - - -
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 16-9 4 3 2 2 - - 0 1 - - -
Mar 26 at Whitman W, 12-4 5 2 2 - - 1 3 - - - -
Apr 2 George Fox W, 8-7 3 1 1 - - - 1 1 - - -
Apr 2 George Fox L, 11-6 4 1 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 3 George Fox W, 3-0 4 0 1 1 - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-2 4 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-4 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 10 at Pacific Lutheran L, 9-7 3 0 1 1 - - 1 2 - - -
Apr 13 Pacific Lutheran W, 9-6 2 2 1 - - - 1 3 - - -
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 2-1 4 0 1 - - - 0 - 1 - -
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 10-2 3 0 0 - - - 0 1 - - -
Apr 17 at Occidental L, 6-2 4 0 3 - - - 0 - - - -
Apr 17 vs. Redlands L, 7-6 4 1 0 - - - 0 1 1 - -
Apr 30 at Whitworth W, 6-1 5 0 1 1 - - 1 - 1 - -
Apr 30 at Whitworth L, 10-8 3 0 0 - - - 0 - - - -
May 1 at Whitworth L, 6-5 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - -
Date Opponent Score hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Feb 6 vs. George Fox L, 7-5 - - - 4 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
Feb 6 at Linfield L, 6-1 - - - 0 0 - - 2 - 3
Feb 7 vs. Lewis & Clark W, 5-0 - - - 1 0 - - 1 - 4
Feb 7 vs. Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-3 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho W, 9-5 - - - 2 0 - 1 1 1.00 5
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho L, 12-1 - - - 2 1 - - - - 3
Feb 14 at Col. of Idaho L, 4-3 - - - 2 0 - - 1 - 4
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 5-3 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 4
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 7-6 1 - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Feb 21 Lewis & Clark W, 7-4 - - - 4 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
Feb 27 at Linfield W, 9-5 - 1 - 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Feb 27 at Linfield L, 4-3 1 - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Feb 28 at Linfield L, 11-5 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 4
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 5-3 - - - 1 0 1 2 1 2.00 4
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 8-5 - - 1 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 4
Mar 6 Pacific (Ore.) L, 19-8 - - - 0 0 - 1 1 1.00 2
Mar 12 at Willamette W, 14-4 1 - - 5 2 - 1 - - 5
Mar 13 at Willamette L, 8-4 - - - 0 0 1 2 2 1.00 5
Mar 13 at Willamette W, 8-6 - - - 4 1 - - 2 - 4
Mar 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 12-1 - - - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 4
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 4-2 - - - 1 0 1 2 - - 4
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 6-3 - - - 3 1 - - 1 - 4
Mar 20 Whitworth L, 5-2 - - - 6 2 - - - - 4
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 15-6 - - - 1 0 - 1 3 0.33 5
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 16-9 1 - - 4 2 - - 2 - 6
Mar 26 at Whitman W, 12-4 - - - 5 1 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 2 George Fox W, 8-7 - 1 - 1 0 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 2 George Fox L, 11-6 - - - 0 0 1 1 2 0.50 4
Apr 3 George Fox W, 3-0 - - - 2 1 - 1 1 1.00 4
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-2 - - - 0 0 - 2 2 1.00 4
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-4 - - - 0 0 - 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 10 at Pacific Lutheran L, 9-7 - - - 2 1 - - 2 - 5
Apr 13 Pacific Lutheran W, 9-6 - - - 1 0 - 1 - - 5
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 2-1 - - - 1 0 - - 2 - 4
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 10-2 - - - 0 0 1 2 1 2.00 4
Apr 17 at Occidental L, 6-2 - - - 3 0 - - 1 - 4
Apr 17 vs. Redlands L, 7-6 - - - 0 0 - 3 - - 5
Apr 30 at Whitworth W, 6-1 - - - 2 1 - 1 2 0.50 5
Apr 30 at Whitworth L, 10-8 - - - 0 0 - 1 2 0.50 3
May 1 at Whitworth L, 6-5 - - - 0 0 1 2 - - 4
Date Opponent Score gs w l sv ip h r er era bb k hr
Feb 6 vs. George Fox L, 7-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 6 at Linfield L, 6-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 7 vs. Lewis & Clark W, 5-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 7 vs. Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho W, 9-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho L, 12-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 14 at Col. of Idaho L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 21 Lewis & Clark W, 7-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 27 at Linfield W, 9-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 27 at Linfield L, 4-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Feb 28 at Linfield L, 11-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 5-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 8-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 6 Pacific (Ore.) L, 19-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 12 at Willamette W, 14-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 at Willamette L, 8-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 13 at Willamette W, 8-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 12-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 4-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 6-3 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 20 Whitworth L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 15-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 16-9 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Mar 26 at Whitman W, 12-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 2 George Fox W, 8-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 2 George Fox L, 11-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 3 George Fox W, 3-0 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-4 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 10 at Pacific Lutheran L, 9-7 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 13 Pacific Lutheran W, 9-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 2-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 10-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 at Occidental L, 6-2 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 17 vs. Redlands L, 7-6 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 30 at Whitworth W, 6-1 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Apr 30 at Whitworth L, 10-8 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
May 1 at Whitworth L, 6-5 0 0 0 0 0.0 - - - 0.00 - - -
Date Opponent Score tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Feb 6 vs. George Fox L, 7-5 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -
Feb 6 at Linfield L, 6-1 5 0 4 1 .800 - - - - - -
Feb 7 vs. Lewis & Clark W, 5-0 6 6 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 7 vs. Pacific (Ore.) L, 8-3 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho W, 9-5 2 0 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 13 at Col. of Idaho L, 12-1 4 2 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 14 at Col. of Idaho L, 4-3 5 3 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 5-3 5 1 2 2 .600 - - - - - -
Feb 20 Lewis & Clark L, 7-6 3 0 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 21 Lewis & Clark W, 7-4 7 0 6 1 .857 - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Linfield W, 9-5 4 2 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 27 at Linfield L, 4-3 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Feb 28 at Linfield L, 11-5 3 1 1 1 .667 - - - - - -
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 5-3 1 0 0 1 .000 - - - - - -
Mar 5 Pacific (Ore.) W, 8-5 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 6 Pacific (Ore.) L, 19-8 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 12 at Willamette W, 14-4 4 2 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Mar 13 at Willamette L, 8-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 13 at Willamette W, 8-6 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 16 Pacific Lutheran W, 12-1 3 1 2 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 4-2 5 1 3 1 .800 - - - - - -
Mar 19 Whitworth L, 6-3 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 20 Whitworth L, 5-2 3 0 2 1 .667 - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 15-6 4 1 3 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Mar 25 at Whitman W, 16-9 8 2 6 0 1.000 2 - - - - -
Mar 26 at Whitman W, 12-4 3 1 2 0 1.000 1 - - - - -
Apr 2 George Fox W, 8-7 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 2 George Fox L, 11-6 4 3 0 1 .750 - - - - - -
Apr 3 George Fox W, 3-0 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 9 at Pacific Lutheran L, 5-4 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 10 at Pacific Lutheran L, 9-7 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 13 Pacific Lutheran W, 9-6 1 1 0 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 2-1 4 1 2 1 .750 - - - - - -
Apr 16 at Occidental L, 10-2 3 1 1 1 .667 - - - - - -
Apr 17 at Occidental L, 6-2 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 17 vs. Redlands L, 7-6 5 1 3 1 .800 - - - - - -
Apr 30 at Whitworth W, 6-1 1 0 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
Apr 30 at Whitworth L, 10-8 2 1 1 0 1.000 - - - - - -
May 1 at Whitworth L, 6-5 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -
  g ab r h 2b 3b hr rbi bb k sb cs avg obp slg
Total 40 142 24 35 11 - 4 21 19 13 - 1 .246 .347 .408
Conference 24 86 16 22 9 - 3 16 10 4 - - .256 .353 .465
Exhibition - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 45 7 12 4 - 1 6 9 1 - - .267 .393 .422
Away 22 84 14 21 7 - 2 13 6 10 - - .250 .319 .405
Neutral 4 13 3 2 - - 1 2 4 2 - 1 .154 .353 .385
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Wins 16 57 16 19 6 - 3 17 11 1 - 1 .333 .444 .596
Losses 24 85 8 16 5 - 1 4 8 12 - - .188 .274 .282
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February 13 42 7 9 1 - 2 8 7 5 - 1 .214 .346 .381
March 13 49 12 17 7 - 2 9 4 2 - - .347 .418 .612
April 13 47 5 9 3 - - 4 8 4 - - .191 .304 .255
May 1 4 0 0 - - - 0 - 2 - - .000 .000 .000
  g hbp sf sh tb xbh hdp go fo go/fo pa
Total 40 4 2 1 58 15 7 42 52 0.81 168
Conference 24 4 2 1 40 12 5 27 34 0.79 103
Exhibition - - - - 0 0 - - - - 0
-
Home 14 1 1 1 19 5 4 16 16 1.00 57
Away 22 3 1 - 34 9 3 21 32 0.66 94
Neutral 4 - - - 5 1 - 5 4 1.25 17
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Wins 16 2 2 1 34 9 1 15 24 0.63 73
Losses 24 2 - - 24 6 6 27 28 0.96 95
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February 13 2 1 - 16 3 1 12 16 0.75 52
March 13 2 - 1 30 9 3 13 18 0.72 56
April 13 - 1 - 12 3 2 15 18 0.83 56
May 1 - - - 0 0 1 2 - - 4
  app gs w l sv cg ip h r er bb k k/9 hr era
Total 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Conference 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Exhibition - - - - - - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Home 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Away 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Neutral 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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Wins 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
Losses 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
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February 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
March 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
April 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
May 0 0 0 0 0 - 0.0 - - - - - .00 - 0.00
  g tc po a e fpct dp sba rcs rcs% pb ci
Total 40 121 37 70 14 .884 5 - - - - -
Conference 24 72 19 45 8 .889 4 - - - - -
Exhibition - 0 - - - - - - - - - -
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Home 14 41 10 24 7 .829 - - - - - -
Away 22 64 19 40 5 .922 5 - - - - -
Neutral 4 16 8 6 2 .875 - - - - - -
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Wins 16 53 19 32 2 .962 4 - - - - -
Losses 24 68 18 38 12 .824 1 - - - - -
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February 13 51 17 28 6 .882 1 - - - - -
March 13 42 11 28 3 .929 4 - - - - -
April 13 26 9 13 4 .846 - - - - - -
May 1 2 0 1 1 .500 - - - - - -