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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Terry Jay Forster
Stat Years
1970-1987  [mlb] 1971-1986
Height/Weight
6-3 / 210
Bats/Throws
Left / Left
Positions
P (631) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
P
Born Date/Place
High School
Santana (Santee,CA)
Colleges
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #2 (#30 overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1971-04-11 - Boxscore  (Age: 19.088)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [6] LAN [5] ATL [3] PIT [1] CAL [1] MIN [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11512 ... retro id: forst001 ... mlbam id: 114317
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1970AppletonMidwA----181---611.331000000054.030118029420001.095.000.004.837.001.831.45.857
    1970Minor Totals: byYearA----181---611.3310000010054.030118029420001.095.000.004.837.001.831.45.857
    1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51192Log - Sp - Ext - Perf233.99453001542149.2462322523481111.398.340.914.178.704.172.09.400
    1971MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----191Log - Sp - Ext - Perf234.02453001542149.7462322523481111.408.410.914.218.784.212.09.400
    1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51203Log - Sp - Ext - Perf652.2562000456229100.07531250441045031.196.750.003.969.362.792.36.545
    1972MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----201Log - Sp - Ext - Perf652.2562000456229100.07531250441045031.196.750.003.969.362.792.36.545
    1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51214Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6113.23511240293916172.217469627781206101.469.070.364.076.253.601.54.353
    1973MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf6113.24511240293916172.717469627781206101.469.090.374.086.273.611.54.353
    1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51225Log - Sp - Ext - Perf783.6259100495824134.112057546481059081.258.040.403.227.033.822.19.467
    1974MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----221Log - Sp - Ext - Perf783.6259100495824134.312057546481059081.258.050.403.227.053.832.19.467
    1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51236Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.19171001216437.030129024322001.467.300.005.847.782.921.33.500
    1975MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----231Log - Sp - Ext - Perf332.19171001216437.030129024322001.467.300.005.847.782.921.33.500
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51247Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2124.372916108131111.11266154741707011.5010.190.573.315.664.931.71.143
    1976MLB Totals: CHAbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf2124.372916108131111.31266154741707011.5010.210.573.325.674.941.71.143
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51258Log - Sp - Ext - Perf644.4333600727187.1904743732583121.409.270.723.305.984.841.81.600
    1977MLB Totals: PITbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf644.4433600727187.3904743732583121.409.300.723.315.994.861.81.600
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51269Log - Sp - Ext - Perf541.934700040472265.1561914223462101.217.710.283.176.342.622.00.556
    1978MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf541.944700040472265.3561914223462101.217.740.283.186.362.632.00.556
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan512710Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.5117000817216.118111001181001.789.920.006.064.416.060.73.333
    1979MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf125.5917000817216.318111001181001.8010.060.006.154.476.150.73.333
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan512811Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.09900079011.210440420001.207.710.003.091.543.090.50.000
    1980MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf003.21900079011.710440420001.258.040.003.211.613.210.50.000
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan512912Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.1121000621030.2371414115173001.7010.860.294.404.994.111.13.000
    1981MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf014.1721000621030.7371414115173001.7211.030.304.475.074.171.13.000
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan513013Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.04560001356383.0663828331522041.177.160.333.365.644.121.68.455
    1982MLB Totals: LANbyYearMLB----301Log - Sp - Ext - Perf563.04560001356383.0663828331522041.177.160.333.365.644.121.68.455
    1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl513114Log - Sp - Ext - Perf322.165600029561379.1601919331542021.156.810.343.526.132.161.74.600
    1983MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----311Log - Sp - Ext - Perf322.165600029561379.3601919331542021.156.830.343.536.142.161.74.600
    1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl513215Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.70250001425526.2309817102001.3910.120.342.363.373.041.431.000
    1984MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf202.75250001425526.7309817102001.4110.310.342.403.443.091.431.000
    1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl513316Log - Sp - Ext - Perf232.28460001946159.1492215728371001.307.431.064.255.613.341.32.400
    1985MLB Totals: ATLbyYearMLB----331Log - Sp - Ext - Perf232.28460001946159.3492215728371001.307.461.074.265.633.351.32.400
    1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-3417---0121.0041000303.09771340004.0027.003.009.0012.0021.001.33.000
    1986California AngelsALMLBcal513417Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.51410001741541.0471816217280031.5610.320.443.736.153.951.65.800
    1986Minor Totals: CALbyYearAAA----341---0121.0041000303.09771340004.0027.003.009.0012.0021.001.33.000
    1986MLB Totals: CALbyYearMLB----341Log - Sp - Ext - Perf413.51410001741541.0471816217280031.5610.320.443.736.153.951.65.800
    1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-3518---017.2713000513017.125161401831012.4812.980.009.351.568.310.17.000
    1987Minor Totals: MINbyYearAAA----351---017.3713000513017.325161401831012.5113.160.009.471.588.420.17.000
    MLB Totals (16 yrs)54653.2361439503185751271,105.7103445439751457791464241.358.420.423.726.443.701.73.454
    National League Totals (9 yrs)24223.0431060014330447459.74161831552418228416281.308.150.473.575.573.591.56.522
    American League Totals (7 yrs)30433.37304335017527180646.061827124227275507302161.388.610.383.837.063.781.84.411
    Minor League Totals633.5227100526074.3643429150491011.547.770.126.075.954.130.98.667
    Minor: A Totals611.3310000010054.030118029420001.095.000.004.837.001.831.45.857
    Minor: AAA Totals029.4017100516020.334232112171012.7415.220.459.403.1310.300.33.000
    Chicago White Sox Totals (6 yrs)26423.36263335015823075605.057125322625258479302131.378.490.373.847.133.761.86.382
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (5 yrs)11133.041500007415027207.018786706841258141.318.130.263.655.433.741.49.458
    Atlanta Braves Totals (3 yrs)752.291270006212719165.3139504211661015021.247.580.603.605.512.731.53.583
    California Angels Totals (1 yrs)413.51410001741541.0471816217280031.5610.320.443.736.153.951.65.800
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)644.4433600727187.3904743732583121.409.300.723.315.994.861.81.600
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics W Wins (Pitcher or Team) L Losses (Pitcher or Team) ERA Earned Run Average ( (9/IP)*ER ) G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started CG Complete Games SHO Shutouts GF Games Finished GR Games Relieved SV Saves IP Innings Pitched H Hits R Runs ER Earned Runs HR Home Runs BB Walks SO Strikeouts WP Wild Pitches BK Balks HB Hit Batsmen from pitcher perspective WHIP Walks and Hits per Inning Pitched ( (H+BB) / IP ) H9 Hits allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * H ) HR9 Home Runs allowed per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * HR ) BB9 Walks per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * BB ) SO9 Strikeouts per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * SO ) RA9 Runs Against per 9 innings ( (9/IP) * R ) SO BB Strikeouts to Walk ratio ( SO/BB ) WPct Winning Percentage (W/(W+L))

    Career Batting Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5119pL-S-E-P1455121000000100000.400.400.6001.000531.200.200.5000.0020.000.000.00.0050.0
    1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5120pL-S-E-P263191100003101202000.526.550.5261.07622100.105.000.5884.559.092.000.00.000.0
    1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha5121pL-S-E-P3531000000000000000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit5125pL-S-E-P43626291101000401000.346.346.462.80827122.115.116.4090.0014.810.000.00.0022.2
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan5126pL-S-E-P5478141002000001000.500.500.6251.125951.125.125.5000.000.000.000.00.0025.0
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan5127pL-S-E-P6170000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000100.000.000.000100.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan5129pL-S-E-P7212000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan5130pL-S-E-P8562000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl5131pL-S-E-P9568141000000101000.500.500.6251.125951.125.125.5710.0011.110.000.00.0025.0
    1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl5132pL-S-E-P10253120001000100000.667.667.6671.334320.000.0001.0000.0033.330.000.00.000.0
    1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl5133pL-S-E-P11464000000000001000.000.000.000.000500.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    MLB Totals (11 yrs)465787314107102906000.397.413.474.88786375.115.077.4492.3310.474.500.00.0016.1
    National League Totals (8 yrs)304535193104001604000.358.370.453.82358244.113.095.4041.7210.346.000.00.0021.0
    American League Totals (3 yrs)161252121003101302000.480.500.5201.02028131.120.040.5453.5710.713.000.00.008.3
    Chicago White Sox Totals (3 yrs)161252121003101302000.480.500.5201.02028131.120.040.5453.5710.713.000.00.008.3
    Los Angeles Dodgers Totals (4 yrs)14112141002001001000.333.385.417.8021451.167.084.3337.140.000.000.00.0025.0
    Atlanta Braves Totals (3 yrs)12715261001000202000.400.400.467.8671771.067.067.4620.0011.760.000.00.0016.7
    Pittsburgh Pirates Totals (1 yrs)3626291101000401000.346.346.462.80827122.115.116.4090.0014.810.000.00.0022.2
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1971Chicago White SoxALMLB19P45050.0460010101.0000.200.2027.8100.03
    1972Chicago White SoxALMLB20P620100.0121202422.9170.400.2240.398.41
    1973Chicago White SoxALMLB21P510172.2845285553.9641.000.3131.596.21
    1974Chicago White SoxALMLB22P590134.1633144039.9750.700.2936.9100.01
    1975Chicago White SoxALMLB23P17037.0214111716.9410.900.4310.6100.010
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLB24P290111.1526203331.9391.100.2818.0100.06
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25OF100.1000000.0000.000.000.62.812
    1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25P33087.1413111817.9440.500.2020.491.76
    1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB26P47065.1210201412.8570.300.1829.0100.02
    1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB27P17016.11500661.0000.400.3710.5100.011
    1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB28P9011.2241076.8570.700.545.5100.013
    1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB29P21030.20110011111.0000.500.3619.1100.09
    1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB30P56083.0418102322.9570.400.2734.6100.02
    1983Atlanta BravesNLMLB31P56079.1315111918.9470.300.2334.6100.02
    1984Atlanta BravesNLMLB32P25026.22401661.0000.200.2315.4100.010
    1985Atlanta BravesNLMLB33P46059.12710109.9000.200.1528.4100.05
    1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAA34P400.00100111.0000.300.002.8100.019
    1986California AngelsALMLB34P41041.02110213131.0000.300.3225.3100.03
    1987Portland BeaversPCLAAA35P1300.02601881.0000.600.009.2100.012
    MLB Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (P)61401,102482431518306291.9510.500.260.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)17002701991.0000.500.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

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    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1971MLB45----------
    1972MLB62----------
    1973MLB51----------
    1974MLB59----------
    1975MLB17----------
    1976MLB29----------
    1977MLB33--------1-
    1978MLB47----------
    1979MLB17----------
    1980MLB9----------
    1981MLB21----------
    1982MLB56----------
    1983MLB56----------
    1984MLB25----------
    1985MLB46----------
    1986MLB41----------
    1986Minor4----------
    1987Minor13----------
    Totals631--------1-