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Dmitri getting ready to his diving technique as seen in Backyard Baseball 2003.

Dmitri Petrovich is the nerd of the Backyard Kids.

Appearance[]

1997-2006[]

Dmitri is overweight, has red hair, glasses and keeps pens in his breast pocket. Beginning in Hockey, the color of his shirt changes from yellow to blue.

2010[]

In Sandlot Sluggers and Rookie Rush, he is much slimmer, and he wears a green button-up shirt and a blue bow tie.

Personality[]

He is a smart and technical nerd. He likes to comment about sports in a nerdy and smart-technological way. He is a vegan.

Player Cards[]

Dmitri is a solid player who doesn't make many mistakes. He has the best baseball card collection in town. And he brought his slide rule.

Skill Ratings

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Dmitri, the undisputed brain of the game, knows every aspect of baseball. Missed 13 games one season after a painful slide rule accident. Don't expect a lot of innings out of this kid... too much exercise wears the poor guy out.

Bats: Right

Throws: Right

Skill Ratings

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Dmitri hopes to become a rocket scientist one day. Meanwhile, he'll use his rocket leg to terrorize goalies. Nice pocket protector, too.

Skill Ratings

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Dmitri's what you call a "boy-genius." To him, football is simply a grand experiment in physics and the football field is the laboratory. It also helps that he's built like a truck.

Skill Ratings

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Check out the big brain on Dmitri. His computer-like intellect can dissect the opposition and his block and kick are tops. He can also do the mambo.

Throws: Right

Skill Ratings

Passing 🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈
Catching 🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈
Running 🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈
Blocking/Tackling 🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈
Kicking 🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈🏈

Portrait

Action shot

Thanks to many long hours spent studying ball trajectories, Dmitri has become the league's top three-point shooter. His large girth makes him a force in the paint as well.

Shoots: Right

Skill Ratings

Inside Shooting πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€
Outside Shooting πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€
Ball-handling πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€
Defense πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€
Quickness πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€πŸ€

Drawing on his family's rich hockey heritage and his uncanny grasp of puck aerodynamics, this might be the sport that Dmitri was born to play.

Shoots: Right

Skill Ratings

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Trivia[]

  • His last name is a play on "petri dish"
  • In Sandlot Sluggers and Rookie Rush, he is the captain of the team called "Bunsen Burners" and plays his home games at "Quantum Field".
  • His father was a Soviet Rocket Scientist before defecting to the U.S.
  • He is a part of many clubs, and president of some also. His favorite club is the Rocket Club.
  • Annie Frazier's voice in Backyard Hockey sounds like him.
  • In Backyard Football, Dimitri reveals that he got his nickname "Paste" because he is a paste eater.
  • He appears on the left side bar when you setup Backyard Basketball
  • It is revealed in Backyard Skateboarding that Dmitri can speak Esperanto.
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