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Marv FoleyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1972-1986 MLB Years: 1978-1984
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PositionsC-533, 1B-40, 3B-19, OF-8, DH-5, 2B-1Position when DraftedCPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameMarvis Edwin Foley
Height6-0Weight195BatsLeftThrowsRight
Born DateAugust 29,1953 [64.239]PlaceStanford,Kentucky
High SchoolHenry Clay (Lexington,KY)
CollegeUniversity of Kentucky (Lexington,KY)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox [Team Picks] in the 17th round (395th overall) of the 1975 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1978 [25.013]
OrganizationsCHA [11] TEX [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID11483Retrosheet IDfolem001MLBAM ID114281
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed24Power60Contact69XBH57RBIs64Runs33Hitting61Durability41Team.472Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1972KentuckyCollegeFrc18247316236151600182000000.315.451.6301.081461291.375.315.562.48019.7821.981.115.4914.6052.17
1973KentuckyCollegeSoc193310224338432610212300000.324.439.5691.0085815123.395.245.461.44717.0718.701.102.4434.0045.45
1974KentuckyCollegeJrc204213841468722930381200000.333.477.5361.0137417176.355.203.500.45921.596.820.321.1469.0036.96
1975KentuckyCollegeSrc214012529447082050312000000.352.481.6001.0817515156.371.248.536.48519.8712.820.655.1315.6334.09
1975AppletonMidwA-21613140001000000000.308.308.308.6164013.308.000.000.2840.000.000.000.000.000.00
1975KnoxvilleSouAA-2151150224490127000000000.293.293.373.6665610150.289.080.080.3030.000.000.000.67150.0022.73
1975Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         57163234890128000000000.294.294.368.6626010163.290.074.074.3010.000.000.000.61163.0020.83
1976KnoxvilleSouAA-2212641444104122236000000000.251.251.304.55512616414.248.053.053.2550.000.000.000.48207.0015.38
1977Appleton FoxesMidwAcha-234816224446232185332511100.272.396.389.7856311198.304.117.340.36116.6712.630.761.5254.0025.00
1977Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-2366226336813364222332820500.301.387.465.85210522266.315.164.310.37712.4110.530.852.2637.6732.35
1977Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-231027153014123500000.185.267.407.67411430.190.222.296.29810.0016.671.673.3327.0080.00
1977Minor Totals (3 teams)Minor         124415581172251067119695831600.282.383.431.81417937494.303.149.320.36613.9711.740.842.0241.5031.62
1978Knoxville SoxSouAAcha-c24103338529320514415443724400.275.358.373.73112626392.303.098.216.33611.229.440.840.26338.0027.96
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha42c2411343120006014600001.353.421.353.77412038.429.000.088.36310.5315.791.500.000.000.00
1979Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-c2577250327015122502232953300.280.349.372.7219318284.306.092.176.3298.1010.211.260.70125.0025.71
1980Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-c262168102250191015900000.324.446.441.88730683.362.117.353.40718.0710.840.601.2068.0027.27
1980Iowa OaksAmerAAAcha-c2625762016403910171210100.211.358.382.74029795.210.171.408.34317.8912.630.713.1625.3343.75
1980Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         4614430389041820322110100.264.399.410.8095913178.283.146.382.37317.9811.800.662.2536.0034.21
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha17c26681371429504150092221430.212.263.336.599469153.217.124.190.2615.8814.382.442.6134.2531.03
1981Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcha-c27992944887142114320483604510.296.389.469.85813827351.302.173.344.38913.6810.260.753.1326.7331.03
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha16c282736140001006400010.111.238.111.3494042.125.000.167.17414.299.520.670.000.000.00
1983Denver BearsAmerAAAcha-c29782574482112104300313531140.319.397.494.89112723293.338.175.296.39410.5811.951.133.4125.7028.05
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex30c306311513252061900152410311.217.306.391.697458134.216.174.304.31211.1917.911.604.4819.1732.00
1985Glens Falls White SoxEastAAcha-c314914518367043111362010210.248.397.379.7765511184.260.131.379.35719.5710.870.562.1736.2530.56
1985Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-c31407815172141700221510210.218.388.423.811337103.213.205.487.36421.3614.560.683.8819.5041.18
1985Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         8922333539184811583520420.238.394.395.7898818287.245.157.417.35920.2112.200.602.7927.8833.96
1986Birmingham BaronsSouAAcha-c3211331103003038400000.303.439.394.83313341.345.091.242.38619.519.760.500.000.0030.00
1986Buffalo BisonsAmerAAAcha-c325012322407082400221522210.325.430.5771.0077115151.314.252.431.43614.579.930.685.3015.3837.50
1986Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         61156235010082703301922210.321.432.538.9708418192.321.217.391.42515.639.900.634.1719.5036.00
MLB Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter2034193794100125101416135966.224.292.334.62614022477.231.110.205.0008.6012.791.492.5234.9223.40
Minor League Totals - 10 Season(s)Filter86026543877421311857379172033527018152680.280.361.407.76810802063048.291.127.252.00010.998.860.811.8746.5627.76
AAA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter3791105182317566391654416614712101470.287.382.454.8365021011307.298.167.318.00012.7011.250.892.9828.3331.86
AA Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter427137418037769101519251113698541110.274.339.372.711511941530.285.098.192.0008.896.410.720.9891.6024.93
A Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter5417525486232285332511100.274.390.383.7736711211.304.109.314.00015.6411.850.761.4258.3322.92
NCAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter13943811014629121891901087500000.333.465.5781.04325359546.371.245.511.00019.7813.740.693.3024.3340.41
Chicago White Sox Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14030424698063201263725655.227.287.313.6009514343.236.086.168.0007.5810.791.421.7550.6720.29
Texas Rangers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter6311513252061900152410311.217.306.391.697458134.216.174.304.00011.1917.911.604.4819.1732.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162334307580104101334924755.224.292.334.62611218381.231.110.205.0008.6012.791.492.5234.9223.40
Average Minor - Per 162 games16250073140253117134635133520.280.361.407.76820339574.291.127.252.00010.998.860.811.8746.5627.76

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha24C93--54468612618612.9906.58-----810390.364.6
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha241B7--401134241.9765.86------1036.84.9
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24C10--4143-4845.9384.50-13381.3-1190.96.2
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha25C59--2843773328321.9795.44-----17776.643.4
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha251B12--1033115107106.9918.83------7715.68.8
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha253B7--514-519191.0002.71------779.15.1
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25C33--1281111140139.9934.21-251071.423497.120.6
1980Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha26C13--59101-7069.9865.31------2161.99.5
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha26C18--110921121119.9836.61------2572.013.2
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha263B2---3--331.0001.50------258.01.5
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha26OF1--2---221.0002.00------254.00.7
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26C64--2161723235233.9913.64-341766.766894.140.0
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha261B3--4---441.0001.33------684.41.9
1981Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcha27C86--40173112485474.9775.51-----79986.963.2
1981Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcha273B4---81198.8892.00------994.02.9
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28C15--4541-5049.9803.27-6554.5-2755.69.3
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha283B2---------------277.41.2
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha281B1--2---221.0002.00------273.70.6
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28DH1---------------273.70.6
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha29C28--11717-21341341.0004.79------7835.920.9
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha291B11--933-996961.0008.73------7814.18.2
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex30C36--1471323162160.9884.44-29585.336357.122.4
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex30DH4---------------636.32.5
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex301B1---------------631.60.6
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex303B1--11--221.0002.00------631.60.6
1985Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha31C15--7511118786.9895.73-----14930.610.8
1985Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha311B2--51--661.0003.00------494.11.4
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha31C19--8113219694.9794.95------4047.513.4
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha31OF4--4---441.0001.00------4010.02.8
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha313B3---1--111.0000.33------407.52.1
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha312B1--25-2771.0007.00------402.50.7
1986Birmingham Barons SouAAcha32C9--418--49491.0005.44-----21181.86.3
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha32C35--1592027181179.9895.11-----15070.024.6
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha32OF3--4---441.0001.33------506.02.1
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha321B3--22--122221.0007.33------506.02.1
MLB Totals for C - 5 season(s)-   C158--5774997635626.9863.96-1074072.8111580.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B5--6---661.0001.20------50.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 2 season(s)-   DH5---------------50.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 2 season(s)-   3B3--11--221.0000.67------30.00.0
AAA Totals for C - 6 season(s)-   C245--1152169241613451321.9825.39-----92450.00.0
AAA Totals for 1B - 3 season(s)-   1B26--2186125225224.9968.62------260.00.0
AAA Totals for 3B - 4 season(s)-   3B16--526163231.9691.94------160.00.0
AAA Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF8--10---10101.0001.25------80.00.0
AAA Totals for 2B - 1 season(s)-   2B1--25-2771.0007.00------10.00.0
AA Totals for C - 4 season(s)-   C130--71997813824816.9906.28-----111300.00.0
AA Totals for 1B - 2 season(s)-   1B9--452134847.9795.22------90.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1978Knoxville Sox SouAAcha24-937--------
1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24-10---------
1979Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha25-5912--7-----
1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25-33---------
1980Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha26-13---------
1980Iowa Oaks AmerAAAcha26-18---2---1-
1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26-643--------
1981Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcha27-86---4-----
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28-151--2----1
1983Denver Bears AmerAAAcha29-2811--------
1984Texas RangersALMLBtex30-361--1----4
1985Glens Falls White Sox EastAAcha31-152--------
1985Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha31-19-1-3---4-
1986Birmingham Barons SouAAcha32-9---------
1986Buffalo Bisons AmerAAAcha32-353------3-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1988Tampa White SoxFSLA+Minorcha34Manager1307159.546--2 Lost in Semi-Finals
1989Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAMinorcha35Manager1427369.5143.52 League Champions
1990Vancouver CanadiansPCLAAAMinorcha36Manager1417467.5254.03 
1992Charlotte KnightsSouAAMinorchn38Manager1437073.49030.02 Lost in Semi-Finals
1993Iowa CubsAmerAAAMinorchn39Manager1448559.590--1 League Champions
1994Chicago CubsNLMLBMLBchn40Bullpen Coach1134964.43416.55Tom Trebelhorn
1995Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal41Manager1427369.514--1 Lost in Semi-Finals
1996Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal42Manager1417269.5115.52 Lost in Finals
1997Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal43Manager1418358.589--1 League Champions
1998Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal44Manager1447074.48611.54 
1999Baltimore OriolesALMLBMLBbal45First Base Coach1627884.48120.04Ray Miller
2000Rochester Red WingsILAAAMinorbal46Manager1446579.45120.55 
2002Newark BearsAtlIndIndy-48Manager1246955.5562.04 League Champions
2003Tulsa DrillersTexAAMinorcol49Manager1387464.536--1 
2004Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol50Manager1437865.5451.02 
2005Colorado Springs Sky SoxPCLAAAMinorcol51Manager1436578.45514.54 
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol52Minor League Catching Coordinator1627686.46912.05Clint Hurdle
2006Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol52Catching Coordinator1627686.46912.05Clint Hurdle
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol53Catching Coordinator1639073.5520.52Clint HurdleLost World Series (Boston)
2007Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol53Minor League Catching Coordinator1639073.5520.52Clint HurdleLost World Series (Boston)
2008Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol54Minor League Catching Coordinator1627488.45710.03Clint Hurdle
2009Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol55Minor League Catching Coordinator1629270.5683.02Jim Tracy,Clint HurdleLost in NLDS (Philadelphia)
2010Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol56Minor League Catching Coordinator1628379.5129.04Jim Tracy
2011Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol57Minor League Catching Coordinator1627389.45121.04Jim Tracy
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1997International League Manager of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1984-12-04ContractSigned as Free Agent by Tigers. 
1984-11-26Released by Rangers. 
1983-11-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Rangers. 
1983-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.