The tenacious defender took his game to another level in 2020, becoming one of Richmond’s first-choice backmen.
Baker finished sixth in the Jack Dyer Medal, which was just reward for his consistency over 20 games.
Another of the Tigers’ long list of rookie draft selections who have become premiership players.
The two-time flag winner is contracted until the end of 2021 and has been promoted to the senior list.
Honours: NAB AFL Rising Star nominee 2019, premiership sides 2019, 2020
Brownlow Medal: 2020 votes 3; career votes 3
Draft history: 2018 Rookie Draft selection (Richmond) No. 18; 2020 NAB AFL Draft rookie elevation (Richmond)