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Tim FoliHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1968-1985 MLB Years: 1970-1985
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1st Round Draft Pick
World Series Champion

PositionsSS-1524, 2B-92, 3B-66, OF-3, 1B-2Position when DraftedSSPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTimothy John Foli
Height6-0Weight179BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 8,1950 [67.074]PlaceCulver City,California
High SchoolNotre Dame (Sherman Oaks,CA)

DraftedSelected by the New York Mets in the 1st round (1st overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
Signing Bonus$74,000
MLB DebutSeptember 11,1970 [19.277]
OrganizationsMON [6] NYN [6] PIT [4] CAL [2] NYA [1] SFN [1] Awards0
TBC Player ID11486Retrosheet IDfolit001MLBAM ID114286
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed61Power27Contact92XBH31RBIs38Runs42Hitting53Durability54Team.461Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1968MarionAppRk--17633353866103436000000000.197.197.281.4789417335.187.084.084.2160.000.000.001.1983.7525.76
1968MemphisTexAA--17520450001000000000.250.250.250.5005020.250.000.000.2270.000.000.000.000.000.00
1968Minor Totals (2 teams)Minor         683554271103437000000000.200.200.279.4799917355.191.079.079.2170.000.000.001.1388.7523.94
1969VisaliaCalifA+--1895383601161001562000000000.303.303.446.74917125383.274.143.144.3370.000.000.003.9225.5321.55
1970TidewaterILAAA--191033756398104630000000000.261.261.357.61813420375.249.096.096.2750.000.000.001.6062.5020.41
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn19ss-3b19511040001000200000.364.364.364.7284011.444.000.000.3300.0018.180.000.000.000.00
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn192b-3b2097288326512202450185013247.226.272.281.5538114312.271.055.135.2505.7716.032.780.000.0021.54
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon19ss21149540451301222351172543616526.241.280.281.56115216592.256.040.094.2594.227.261.720.34270.0012.31
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon19ss221264583711011023663284011031118.240.284.277.56112713500.258.037.105.2515.608.001.430.40229.0011.82
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon19ss23121441411121030398228273174010.254.300.290.59012813493.268.036.113.2775.685.480.960.000.0011.61
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon19ss241525726413625212913336492173511.238.284.294.57816828630.257.056.136.2665.717.781.360.16572.0020.59
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon19ss2514954641144361654651633028115.264.281.366.64720043572.268.102.134.2952.805.772.061.0591.0029.86
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon19ss2613572105103000400101.175.172.298.47017658.185.123.123.2000.006.900.000.000.0060.00
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn19,36ss26104368308417342724111603516.228.247.323.57011924387.227.095.120.2512.844.131.451.0392.0028.57
1977Totals for NL-NL         117425329422443024112003617.221.238.320.55813630445.221.099.120.2442.474.491.820.90106.2531.91
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn19ss27113413371062111272514302122110.257.283.320.60313223443.273.063.090.2743.166.772.140.23413.0021.70
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn19ss2837000000000000001.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss2813352570153231165652814919607.291.335.345.68018125587.295.054.109.3104.772.390.500.17525.0016.34
1979Totals for NL-NL         13653270153231165652814919608.288.330.340.67018125594.291.052.107.3064.712.360.500.17532.0016.34
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss29127495611312203381171923613715.265.296.327.62316225540.269.062.109.2823.524.261.210.56165.0019.08
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss30863163278122020771710114302.247.285.297.5829414351.252.050.104.2694.842.850.590.000.0017.95
1982California AngelsALMLBcal10,20ss3115048046121142356241422226617.252.273.308.58114819528.256.056.081.2612.654.171.570.57160.0015.70
1983California AngelsALMLBcal10ss3288330298310022923518111215.252.263.300.5639912349.260.048.061.2521.435.163.600.57165.0014.46
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya2ss-2b33611638411100160021616004.252.265.319.5845211172.279.067.080.2631.169.308.000.000.0026.83
1985Miami MarlinsFSLA+--ss3414010000000001000.250.250.250.500105.250.000.000.2250.000.000.000.000.000.00
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit10ss341937170002004200014.189.268.189.4577041.200.000.108.2109.764.880.500.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter16966047576151524120255018155265399351695729119.251.283.309.59218712866573.262.058.107.0004.036.071.510.38241.8818.88
Minor League Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter267111716528630725129000001000.256.256.363.619405621118.239.107.107.0000.000.000.002.2444.6821.68
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1033756398104630000000000.261.261.357.61813420375.249.096.096.0000.000.000.001.6062.5020.41
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter520450001000000000.250.250.250.5005020.250.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter96387601171001562000001000.302.302.444.74617225388.274.142.142.0000.000.000.003.8725.8021.37
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter633353866103436000000000.197.197.281.4789417335.187.084.084.0000.000.000.001.1983.7525.76
Montreal Expos Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter71026142306429991119644201331961262241961.246.283.303.5867921192845.260.057.117.0004.676.891.470.39237.6418.54
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter3651373164369573412524196849164616218.269.308.323.631444641519.273.054.108.0004.483.230.720.26343.2517.34
California Angels Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter238810752042425854719403378212.252.269.305.57424731877.257.053.073.0002.174.562.110.57162.0015.20
New York Mets Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter218719691753331527532823154518.243.277.302.57921737773.272.059.106.0004.1410.612.560.13719.0021.14
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter104368308417342724111603516.228.247.323.57011924387.227.095.120.0002.844.131.451.0392.0028.57
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611638411100160021616004.252.265.319.5845211172.279.067.080.0001.169.308.000.000.0026.83
Average MLB - Per 162 games162578551452322488525383165311.251.283.309.59217927628.262.058.107.0004.036.071.510.38241.8818.88
Average Minor - Per 162 games1626781001741841578000001000.256.256.363.61924638678.239.107.107.0000.000.000.002.2444.6821.68

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn193B2--33-1661.0003.00------540.01.2
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn19SS2--17--881.0004.00------540.01.2
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn203B36--1754357471.9591.97------9737.122.2
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn20OF1--6---661.0006.00------971.00.6
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn20SS12--1220-532321.0002.67------9712.47.4
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn202B58--115125933249240.9644.14------9759.835.8
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon21SS147-12832814872794795768.9665.220.60-----14998.794.2
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon212B1---------------1490.70.6
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22OF1---------------1260.80.6
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon222B2-1733-1661.0003.000.35-----1261.61.2
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22SS123-10542453962784668641.9605.210.61-----12697.675.9
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23SS120--2204121985651632.9715.27------12199.274.5
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon233B1---------------1210.80.6
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon242B1--1---111.0001.00------1520.70.6
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24SS151--26049721104778757.9735.01------15299.393.2
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon253B1--21--331.0003.00------1490.70.6
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25SS146--24746918102734716.9754.90------14998.090.1
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26SS102--1843021372499486.9744.76------10498.163.0
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn262B1---1--111.0001.00------1041.00.6
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn263B1---------------1041.00.6
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26OF1---------------1041.00.6
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26SS13--3342-675751.0005.77------13100.08.0
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn27SS112--1903141878522504.9664.50------11399.169.1
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn28SS3--46-110101.0003.33------3100.01.9
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28SS132--2554041597674659.9784.99------13399.281.5
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29SS125--2124021287626614.9814.91------12798.477.2
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30SS81--1402471452401387.9654.78------8694.279.4
1982California AngelsALMLBcal312B8--1224263836.9474.50------1505.34.9
1982California AngelsALMLBcal313B2---6--661.0003.00------1501.31.2
1982California AngelsALMLBcal31SS139--2354321087677667.9854.80------15092.785.8
1983California AngelsALMLBcal32SS74--1152741051399389.9755.26------8884.145.7
1983California AngelsALMLBcal323B13--1624334340.9303.08------8814.88.0
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya33SS28--375951710196.9503.43------6145.917.3
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya331B2--2---221.0001.00------613.31.2
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya332B21--3943-1282821.0003.90------6134.413.0
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya333B10--1020133130.9683.00------6116.46.2
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-34SS1--15-2661.0006.00------1100.00.7
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34SS13--1634165150.9803.85------1968.48.1
MLB Totals for SS - 16 season(s)-   SS1523-233726874804210102877017491.9734.923.21-----15230.00.0
MLB Totals for 2B - 7 season(s)-   2B92-171701961152377366.9713.9821.53-----920.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 8 season(s)-   3B66--48108712163156.9572.36------660.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 3 season(s)-   OF3--6---661.0002.00------30.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 1 season(s)-   1B2--2---221.0001.00------20.00.0
A+ Totals for SS - 1 season(s)-   SS1--15-2661.0006.00------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1970New York MetsNLMLBnyn19----22-----
1971New York MetsNLMLBnyn20---581236---1-
1972Montreal ExposNLMLBmon21---1147------
1973Montreal ExposNLMLBmon22---2123----1-
1974Montreal ExposNLMLBmon23----1201-----
1975Montreal ExposNLMLBmon24---1151------
1976Montreal ExposNLMLBmon25----1461-----
1977San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn26---11021---1-
1977Montreal ExposNLMLBmon26----13------
1978New York MetsNLMLBnyn27----112------
1979New York MetsNLMLBnyn28----3------
1979Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit28----132------
1980Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29----125------
1981Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30----81------
1982California AngelsALMLBcal31---81392-----
1983California AngelsALMLBcal32----7413-----
1984New York YankeesALMLBnya33--2212810-----
1985Miami Marlins FSLA+-34----1------
1985Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34----13------

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1979Pittsburgh PiratesChamp. SeriesMLB28312141003000000000.333.333.417.7505112.333.084.0830.000.000.000.000.0025.00
1979Pittsburgh PiratesWorld SeriesMLB287306101103002000000.333.375.433.80813232.333.100.1676.250.000.000.000.0020.00
1982California AngelsChamp. SeriesMLB31516020001000300000.125.125.125.2502016.154.000.0000.0018.750.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs828161004000300000.214.214.250.4647128.240.036.0360.0010.710.000.000.0016.67
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs7306101103002000000.333.375.433.80813232.333.100.1676.250.000.000.000.0020.00

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1986Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex35Third Base Coach1628775.5375.02Bobby Valentine
1987Texas RangersALMLBMLBtex36Third Base Coach1627587.46310.06Bobby Valentine
1992Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil41First Base Coach1629270.5684.02Phil Garner
1993Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil42First Base Coach1626993.42626.07Phil Garner
1994Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil43First Base Coach1155362.46115.05Phil Garner
1995Milwaukee BrewersALMLBMLBmil44First Base Coach1446579.45135.04Phil Garner
1996Kansas City RoyalsALMLBMLBkca45Third Base Coach1617586.46624.05Bob Boone
1998Kingsport MetsAppRkMinornyn47Manager683830.5595.03 
1998New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn47Minor League infield/Baserunning Coordinator1628874.54318.02Bobby Valentine
1999New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn48Minor League infield/Baserunning Coordinator1639766.5956.52Bobby ValentineLost NLCS (Braves)
2000New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn49Minor League infield/Baserunning Coordinator1629468.5801.02Bobby ValentineLost World Series (Yankees)
2001Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin50Bench Coach1626696.40727.05Bob Boone
2002Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin51Third Base Coach1627884.48119.03Bob Boone-
2003Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLBcin52Third Base Coach1626993.42619.05Bob Boone,Dave Miley-
2005New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAMinorwas54Manager1406476.45714.54 
2006New Orleans ZephyrsPCLAAAMinorwas55Manager1437271.50312.53 -
2007Washington NationalsNLMLBMLBwas56Minor League Field Coordinator1627389.45116.04Manny Acta
2008Columbus ClippersILAAAMinorwas57Manager1426973.48618.03 
2009Syracuse ChiefsILAAAMinorwas58Manager1447668.5286.52 
* 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
1985-06-17Released by Pirates. 
1984-12-20TradeTraded by Yankees with Steve Kemp and Cash to Pirates for Jay Buhner, Alfonso Pulido and Dale Berra. 
1983-12-07TradeTraded by Angels to Yankees for Curt Kaufman and Cash. 
1981-12-11TradeTraded by Pirates to Angels for Brian Harper. 
1979-04-19TradeTraded by Mets with Greg Field to Pirates for Frank Taveras. 
1977-12-07Purchased by Mets from Giants. 
1977-04-27TradeTraded by Expos to Giants for Chris Speier. 
1972-04-05TradeTraded by Mets with Mike Jorgensen and Ken Singleton to Expos for Rusty Staub. 
* 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
1968New York Mets-1774,000-------74,000Signing Bonus out of 1968 Draft (1st round - 1st overall)
1985Pittsburgh PiratesTeam Payroll3460,000-51630-370,78060,000134,000
* 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