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John FosterHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1999-2008 MLB Years: 2002-2005
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Arizona Fall League

PositionsP-279Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Norman Foster
Height6-0Weight200BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateMay 17,1978 [39.281]PlaceStockton,California
High SchoolStagg (Stockton,CA)
CollegeLewis-Clark State College (Lewiston,ID), San Joaquin Delta College (Stockton,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Atlanta Braves in the 25th round (774th overall) of the 1999 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing ScoutsKurtis Kemp
MLB DebutApril 24,2002 [23.342]
OrganizationsATL [5] KCA [2] DET [1] MIL [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID4237Retrosheet IDfostj001MLBAM ID407796
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts59Walks48Hittable46SO/BB52vsPower46Hitting0Durability61Team.489Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1999Danville BravesAppRkatl-Rel21411.3818018007139.02810606364000.876.46--1.388.316.00.800-
2000Myrtle Beach PelicansCaroA+atl46Rel22211.85380380017348.2481310214464001.278.880.372.598.513.29.667-
2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-Rel23873.01500500021768.2713023633635001.519.310.794.338.261.91.533-
2002Richmond BravesILAAAatl-Rel24844.21550550025862.0673029528483001.539.730.734.066.971.71.667-
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl74Rel241010.8050500005.06663660012.4010.805.4010.8010.801.001.00012.56
2003Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil43Rel25223.7027027007041.0442117413370001.389.580.872.838.062.85.500-
2003Toledo Mud HensILAAAdet25ST251163.02212012100128.01295343530584001.249.070.352.114.081.93.647-
2003Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R01383.194820282170169.01737460943954001.289.190.482.295.052.21.619-
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil40Rel25204.7123023003021.030111158161011.8112.862.143.436.862.001.0005.89
2005Richmond BravesILAAAatl48Rel27001.5930300215.22110150000.533.18--1.597.945.00--
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl46Rel27424.1562062009134.2271716319321021.337.010.784.938.311.68.6674.12
2007Arizona RoyalsArizRkkca-Rel29100.0030300003.04000060001.2010.80----16.200.001.000-
2007Wichita WranglersTexAAkca-Rel29103.48808003110.084415111001.266.970.874.359.582.201.000-
2007Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0202.6311011003113.2124415171001.247.900.663.2911.203.401.000-
2008Idaho Falls ChukarsPioRkkca44Rel30005.06909007010.2116628131001.789.281.696.7510.971.63--
2008Omaha RoyalsPCLAAAkca-Rel300111.7450500507.21210103652002.3514.093.527.045.870.83.000-
2008Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--Rel0017.85140140012017.0231616514183002.0211.292.456.878.841.29.000-
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter724.90900900012160.26334331133542041.589.351.634.908.011.64.7782.41
Minor League Totals - 8 Season(s)Filter37223.1523720217219421422.14241781492814432824001.348.970.593.056.942.28.627-
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter21133.68111209121399243.225411510017781539001.369.340.632.875.631.96.618-
AA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter973.08580580024878.1793427738746001.489.000.804.338.431.95.563-
A+ Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter211.85380380017348.2481310214464001.278.880.372.598.513.29.667-
Rk Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter512.04300300014152.1431612214555001.087.300.342.389.343.93.833-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter524.9967067009139.2332322625381031.467.491.365.678.621.52.714-
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter204.7123023003021.030111158161011.8112.862.143.436.862.001.000-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings2574.90326032600444220.02281231204012019670151.589.351.634.908.011.64.7812.41
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings19113.1512310113114911220.02199277147417012001.348.970.593.056.942.28.633-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
2001Greenville BravesSouAAatl-p23504000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002Richmond BravesILAAAatl-p24551000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
2003Indianapolis IndiansILAAAmil4325272000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1327000000000300000.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter823000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter504000000000200000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games1629000000000400000.000.000.000.000009.000.000.000.0000.0042.860.000.000.000.00

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1999Danville Braves AppRkatl21P18--49-113131.0000.72------18100.026.1
2000Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl22P38--110111211.9170.29------38100.027.1
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl23P50--116-117171.0000.34------50100.036.0
2002Richmond Braves ILAAAatl24P55--1131-1514.9330.25------55100.038.7
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl24P5-5-------------5100.03.1
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil25P23-2111--221.0000.090.10-----23100.014.2
2005Richmond Braves ILAAAatl27P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.02.1
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl27P62-3417--881.0000.130.24-----62100.038.3
2007Arizona Royals ArizRkkca29P3--11--221.0000.67------3100.05.4
2007Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca29P8--22--441.0000.50------8100.05.7
2008Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca30P9--1---111.0000.11------9100.011.8
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca30P5---2--221.0000.40------5100.03.5
MLB Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P90-6028--10101.0000.110.17-----900.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P63--1161-1817.9440.27------630.00.0
AA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P58--318-121211.0000.36------580.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P38--110111211.9170.29------380.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P30--610-116161.0000.53------300.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1999Danville Braves AppRkatl2118----------
2000Myrtle Beach Pelicans CaroA+atl2238----------
2001Greenville Braves SouAAatl2350----------
2002Richmond Braves ILAAAatl2455----------
2002Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl245----------
2003Milwaukee BrewersNLMLBmil2523----------
2005Richmond Braves ILAAAatl273----------
2005Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl2762----------
2007Arizona Royals ArizRkkca293----------
2007Wichita Wranglers TexAAkca298----------
2008Idaho Falls Chukars PioRkkca309----------
2008Omaha Royals PCLAAAkca305----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2001Phoenix Desert DogsArizona Fall LgMinor23213.9416016006316.016771910501.569.000.565.065.631.113.94.667
2005Atlanta BravesDiv SeriesMLB270054.0020200000.122202110040.0054.000.0054.0027.000.5054.00.000
Arizona Fall League Totals - 1 yrs213.9416016006316.016771910501.569.000.565.065.631.113.94.667
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs0054.0020200000.32220211012.0054.000.0054.0027.000.5054.00.000

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
2015Rockford AviatorsFrontierIndIndy-37Pitching Coach964947.51012.03James FrisbieLost Wild-Card
* 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.
* MLB in Bold
* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
2007-10-30ContractSigned by Royals to minor league contract 
2006-10-10Released by Braves 
2006-05-09InjuredTransferred to 60-day DL 
2006-03-31InjuredDisabled -- strained left elbow 
2004-03-29Released by Cubs 
2003-12-15Selected by Cubs from Brewers in Rule 5 minor league draft 
2002-12-16TradeTraded by Braves with Wes Helms to Brewers for Ray King. 
2002-08-19InjuredDisabled -- - 
1999-06-07Contractsigned 
* 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.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
2002Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll24200,000-75731-2,011,045200,000200,000
2003Milwaukee BrewersTeam Payroll25300,000-70329-2,163,527300,000500,000
2005Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll27300,000-79431-2,189,055300,000800,000
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red