John Baker

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Career Stats & Summary

Biography

Veteran Wests forward, originally from Portland, later joined the Eels in 1974. A resolute defender and on-field leader, Baker w+C1561on a premiership with the club's reserve grade in 1975. The following year he took on the role of reserve grade coach but after making a comeback as a player, he was a reserve forward in the Eels' maiden grand final appearance. Baker was a prop in both the historic draw and replay against St George in 1977 but retired in 1979 to continue his career as a coach.

- ALAN WHITICKER

Career Statistics

All statistics shown in this section are based only on data available in the RLP database, and are not necessarily a complete and/or 100% accurate representation of a player's career. This information should be used as a guide only. If you see a question mark (?), it denotes that the figure is not available.

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Club Career

Australian League Matches - By Year

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1968 ? 1 -   - 3  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1969 ? 2 -   - 6  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1970 ? 6 -   - 18  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1971 ? 4 -   - 12  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1972 ? 6 -   - 18  
Western Suburbs NSWRFL 1973 ? 2 -   - 6  
Parramatta NSWRFL 1974 ? 1 -   - 3  
Parramatta NSWRFL 1975 ? - -   - -  
Parramatta NSWRFL 1976 ? - -   - -  
Parramatta NSWRFL 1977 ? 1 -   - 3  
Parramatta NSWRFL 1978 15 3 -   - 9 10 4 1 66.67% Match list
Parramatta NSWRFL 1979 3 - -   - - 2 1 0 66.67% Match list
Overall 1968-1979 ? 26 0   0 78 ? ? ? ?  

Australian League Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs 1968-73 ? 21 -   - 63 ? ? ? ?  
Parramatta 1974-79 ? 5 -   - 15 ? ? ? ?  
Parramatta 1978-79 18 3 -   - 9 12 5 1 66.67% Match list
Overall 1968-1979 ? 26 0   0 78 ? ? ? ?  

Australian Finals Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Parramatta 1978 3 - -   - - 1 1 1 33.33% Match list
Overall 1978 3 0 0   0 1 1 1 33.33% Match list

All Australian Club Matches - By Team

Team Years App T G   GK % FG Pts W L D Win %  
Western Suburbs 1968-73 ? 21 -   - 63 ? ? ? ?  
Parramatta 1974-79 ? 5 -   - 15 ? ? ? ?  
Parramatta 1978-1979 23 3 -   - 9 14 7 2 60.87% Match list
Overall 1968-1979 ? 26 0   0 78 ? ? ? ?  

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Last modified: Fri, 16 Nov 2018 06:14:07 +0000 (Sydney time)