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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Kevin Christopher Foster
Stat Years
1988-2004  [mlb] 1993-2001
Height/Weight
6-1 / 175
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
P (265) ... 3B (57) ... 2B (29)
Draft Position
3B
Born Date/Place
Death
2008-10-11 [39.271]    Cause: TBC PREMIUM
High School
Evanston Township (Evanston,IL)
Colleges
Kishwaukee College (Malta, Illinois)
Draft
Selected by the Montreal Expos in Round #29 (#746 overall) of the 1987 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
Stan Zielinski
MLB Debut
1993-09-12 - Boxscore  (Age: 24.242)
Service Time
Organizations
CHN [5] MON [5] PHI [2] TEX [1] BOS [1] CIN [1] SEA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 4238 ... retro id: fostk001 ... mlbam id: 114334
Relations
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Career Pitching Statistics

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  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgeExpDetailWLERAGGSCGSHOGFGRSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9RA9SO BBWPCT
    1990Gate City PioneersPioRk----211---174.5810100000055.04342283345201001.407.040.495.568.516.871.53.125
    1990Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon-211---205.06400014010.296606110001.417.590.005.069.285.061.831.000
    1990Minor Totals: -MONbyYearRk----212---374.6914100014065.75248343406301001.417.180.415.528.706.631.58.300
    1991Sumter FlyersSALAmon-222---1042.743411119231102.06236313681115091.275.470.266.009.793.181.63.714
    1991Minor Totals: MONbyYearA----221---1042.743411119231102.06236313681115091.275.470.266.009.793.181.63.714
    1992West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-233---721.9516110025069.1451915431661031.105.840.524.028.572.472.13.778
    1992Minor Totals: MONbyYearA+----231---721.9516110025069.3451915431661031.105.860.524.048.602.472.13.778
    1993Jacksonville SunsSouAAsea-244---443.9712121100065.2533229229725041.257.260.273.979.874.392.48.500
    1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-244---113.931791008071.0633231729595031.307.990.893.687.484.062.03.500
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi57244Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0114.8521000106.21311113762003.0017.554.059.458.1014.850.86.000
    1993Minor Totals: SEA-PHIbyYearAA/AAA----242---553.96292121080136.7116646095813110071.287.670.593.838.664.232.26.500
    1993MLB Totals: PHIbyYearMLB----241Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0115.9721000106.71311113762003.2318.874.3510.168.7115.970.86.000
    1994Orlando CubsSouAAchn-255---100.95331100019.082222210010.533.790.950.959.950.9510.501.000
    1994Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-255---016.0011000006.07441130001.3310.501.501.504.506.003.00.000
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-255---314.28661000033.2281716614350001.257.491.603.749.364.542.50.750
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31255Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.8913130000081.0703126735751111.307.780.783.898.333.442.14.429
    1994Minor Totals: CHN-PHIbyYearAA/AAA----253---423.4010102100058.7432322917590011.036.651.392.639.123.563.47.667
    1994MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----251Log - Sp - Ext - Perf342.8913130000081.0703126735751111.307.780.783.898.333.442.14.429
    1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32266Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12114.51302800120167.2149908432651462261.288.001.723.497.844.832.25.522
    1995MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----261Log - Sp - Ext - Perf12114.52302800120167.7149908432651462261.288.021.723.507.864.842.25.522
    1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-277---764.30181831000115.010656552346876101.328.301.803.606.814.381.89.538
    1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn32277Log - Sp - Ext - Perf766.2117161001087.09863601635532021.5310.141.663.625.486.521.51.538
    1996Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAAA----271---764.30181831000115.010656552346876101.328.301.803.606.814.381.89.538
    1996MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----271Log - Sp - Ext - Perf766.2117161001087.09863601635532021.5310.141.663.625.486.521.51.538
    1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31288Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1074.61262510010146.1141797527661183021.418.671.664.067.264.861.79.588
    1997MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----281Log - Sp - Ext - Perf1074.62262510010146.3141797527661183021.428.691.664.077.274.871.79.588
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+chn-299---0010.1230000302.22731730003.376.753.3723.6210.1223.620.43.000
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-299---102.2520000204.05110150001.5011.250.002.2511.252.255.001.000
    1998Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-299---566.8517111146067.07452511938755001.679.942.555.1010.076.991.97.455
    1998Chicago CubsNLMLBchn31299Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0016.2030001303.18661230003.0021.602.705.408.1016.201.50.000
    1998Minor Totals: CHNbyYearAA/A+/AAA----293---666.76221111411073.78160552046835001.739.962.465.6610.207.381.80.500
    1998MLB Totals: CHNbyYearMLB----291Log - Sp - Ext - Perf0017.4230001303.38661230003.2323.232.905.818.7117.421.50.000
    2000Trenton ThunderEastAAbos-3110---434.1911111000062.1493029030521021.277.070.004.337.514.331.73.571
    2000Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos273110---244.02990000047.0392321227500001.407.470.385.179.574.401.85.333
    2000Minor Totals: BOSbyYearAAA/AA----312---674.12202010000109.38853502571021021.337.260.164.708.414.371.79.462
    2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAAtex263211---312.8016300513054.2331817622651001.015.430.993.6210.702.962.95.750
    2001Texas RangersALMLBtex563211Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.62900039017.2211413210161031.7510.701.025.098.157.131.60.000
    2001Minor Totals: TEXbyYearAAA----321---312.8216300513054.7331817622651001.015.481.003.6510.792.992.95.750
    2001MLB Totals: TEXbyYearMLB----321Log - Sp - Ext - Perf016.80900039017.7211413210161031.8010.991.055.238.377.331.60.000
    2002Newark BearsAtlIndy------3312---312.77871111152.0372016621300001.126.401.043.635.193.461.43.750
    2002Somerset PatriotsAtlIndy------3312---104.66430001019.12410104691001.5511.171.862.794.194.661.501.000
    2002Louisville BatsILAAAcin-3312---002.0830002304.13110441001.626.230.008.318.312.081.00.000
    2002Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----332---413.2912101112171.36130261027391001.247.721.273.424.943.801.44.800
    2002Minor Totals: CINbyYearAAA----331---002.2030002304.33110441001.716.590.008.788.782.201.00.000
    2003St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy---413413---1242.92191920000132.210956431164993001.307.390.754.346.723.801.55.750
    2003Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----341---1242.93191920000132.710956431164993001.317.420.754.366.743.811.55.750
    2004St. Paul SaintsNorthernIndy---413514---345.66880000041.1513026627233001.8911.101.315.885.016.530.85.429
    2004Indy TotalsbyYearIndy----351---345.69880000041.3513026627233001.9011.171.315.915.046.570.85.429
    MLB Totals (7 yrs)32304.8610083205170509.750029427588220417113141.418.841.563.897.375.201.90.516
    National League Totals (6 yrs)32294.79918320280492.047928026286210401103111.408.761.573.847.345.121.91.525
    American League Totals (1 yrs)016.80900039017.7211413210161031.8010.991.055.238.377.331.60.000
    Minor League Totals51403.8818211510523671789.3629378340793897713011221.297.170.904.448.794.311.98.560
    Minor: Indy Totals1993.49393731121245.322111695271181617001.388.120.994.335.914.261.36.679
    Minor: Rk Totals374.6914100014065.75248343406301001.417.180.415.528.706.631.58.300
    Minor: A Totals1042.743411119231102.06236313681115091.275.470.266.009.793.181.63.714
    Minor: A+ Totals722.2519110028072.0472618538691031.185.870.624.758.623.251.82.778
    Minor: AA Totals1083.73292732020157.012269655631536071.186.990.293.618.773.962.43.556
    Minor: AAA Totals21194.4186566211300392.73461991926318037518131.347.941.454.138.614.572.08.525
    Chicago Cubs Totals (5 yrs)32284.66898220270485.34662692518320339583111.388.651.543.777.334.991.95.533
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)016.80900039017.7211413210161031.8010.991.055.238.377.331.60.000
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)0115.9721000106.71311113762003.2318.874.3510.168.7115.970.86.000
    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%
    1988Gulf Coast Expos GCLRkmon-193b-2b---14916421421012211610213320610.256.337.366.7031936013.274.110.29610.8817.101.5782.01.0431.0
    1988West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-193b---1410020001000000000.200.200.200.4001020.000.000.2000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1989Rockford ExposMidwAmon-203b-2b---2441179193211510184423000.162.285.248.533140296.248.086.25012.8631.432.44117.00.7131.6
    1990West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+mon-213b---336010102001100000.167.286.500.786731.500.333.20014.2914.291.000.00.00100.0
    1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAAphi-24p---4174010000000201000.250.250.250.500510.000.000.5000.0040.000.000.00.000.0
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi5724pL-S-E-P422000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1994Orlando CubsSouAAchn-25p---533121000000101000.667.6671.0001.667431.333.3331.0000.0025.000.000.00.0050.0
    1994Reading PhilliesEastAAphi-25p---511000000000101000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.00.000.0
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-25p---576121002000201000.333.333.500.833731.167.167.5000.0028.570.000.00.0050.0
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3125pL-S-E-P513272200000011203000.074.107.074.1813120.037.000.1333.2338.7112.000.00.000.0
    1995Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3226pL-S-E-P6336071511192031605000.250.286.350.63668213.183.100.3264.4123.535.3360.01.4720.0
    1996Iowa CubsAmerAAAchn-27p---720173310000001100000.176.176.235.4111741.059.059.5000.0064.710.000.00.0033.3
    1996Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3227pL-S-E-P719273841060041113000.296.406.519.92535145.370.223.50011.4331.432.750.00.0062.5
    1997Chicago CubsNLMLBchn3128pL-S-E-P8294736100400120011000.128.146.149.2955971.043.021.2221.6933.9020.000.00.0016.7
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAAchn-29p---920000000000001000.000.000.000.000100.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1998Iowa CubsPCLAAAchn-29p---91713151014001500100.385.400.6921.0921592.385.307.5006.6733.335.0013.06.6740.0
    MLB Totals (5 yrs)9616315316211920959122000.190.237.270.507195449.147.080.2914.6230.266.56163.00.5129.0
    National League Totals (5 yrs)9616315316211920959122000.190.237.270.507195449.147.080.2914.6230.266.56163.00.5129.0
    Minor League Totals167341367717444517104110048710.226.310.334.64440111425.249.108.29910.2224.942.4485.21.0032.5
    Minor: Rk Totals4916421421012211610213320610.256.337.366.7031936013.274.110.29610.8817.101.5782.01.0431.0
    Minor: A Totals441179193211510184423000.162.285.248.533140296.248.086.25012.8631.432.44117.00.7131.6
    Minor: A+ Totals716030103001100000.188.235.313.5481751.188.125.2005.885.881.000.00.0033.3
    Minor: AA Totals64121000000203000.500.500.7501.250731.250.2501.0000.0028.570.000.00.0050.0
    Minor: AAA Totals614051130160012002100.275.286.425.71144174.175.150.5002.2745.4520.0040.02.2736.4
    Chicago Cubs Totals (4 yrs)9416115316211920959122000.193.240.273.513193449.149.080.2974.6630.576.56161.00.5229.0
    Philadelphia Phillies Totals (1 yrs)22000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    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
    1988Gulf Coast Expos GCLRk192B1400.01539636054.9003.900.0022.228.62
    1988Gulf Coast Expos GCLRk193B2800.023531248876.8642.700.0044.457.12
    1988West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+193B400.0132164.6671.000.003.0100.04
    1989Rockford ExposMidwA202B1500.02231445753.9303.500.0011.334.13
    1989Rockford ExposMidwA203B2300.0739845446.8522.000.0017.352.33
    1990gate city PioneersPioRk21P1000.0560011111.0001.100.0014.3100.011
    1990gcl expos GCLRk21P400.00500551.0001.300.006.3100.015
    1990West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+213B200.02100331.0001.500.001.566.77
    1991Sumter FlyersSALA22P3400.0914312623.8850.700.0024.5100.05
    1992West Palm Beach ExposFSLA+23P1600.02500771.0000.400.0023.2100.013
    1993Jacksonville SunsSouAA24P1200.05411109.9000.800.008.6100.015
    1993Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Red BaronsILAAA24P1700.0780115151.0000.900.0012.0100.011
    1993Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLB24P206.21000111.0000.500.161.2100.018
    1994Orlando CubsSouAA25P300.02200441.0001.300.002.2100.016
    1994Reading PhilliesEastAA25P100.00100111.0001.000.000.7100.022
    1994Iowa CubsAmerAAA25P600.01400551.0000.800.004.285.713
    1994Chicago CubsNLMLB25P13081.04500991.0000.700.1111.5100.011
    1995Chicago CubsNLMLB26P300167.27140021211.0000.700.1320.890.99
    1996Iowa CubsAmerAAA27P1800.01021323431.9121.700.0012.590.014
    1996Chicago CubsNLMLB27P17087.0616102322.9571.300.2510.589.514
    1997Chicago CubsNLMLB28P260146.16140020201.0000.800.1416.089.78
    1998Daytona CubsFSLA+29P300.00100111.0000.300.002.1100.017
    1998West Tennessee Diamond JaxxSouAA29P200.01000111.0000.500.001.4100.020
    1998Chicago CubsNLMLB29P303.1000000.0000.000.001.8100.022
    2000Trenton ThunderEastAA31P1100.02500771.0000.600.007.7100.014
    2000Pawtucket Red SoxILAAA31P900.02400661.0000.700.006.3100.018
    2001Oklahoma RedHawksPCLAAA32P1600.01800991.0000.600.0011.2100.08
    2001Texas RangersALMLB32P9017.2000000.0000.000.005.6100.018
    2002Louisville BatsILAAA33P300.00100111.0000.300.002.1100.024
    MLB Totals - (P)10005082449107473.9860.700.140.00.00
    AAA Totals - (P)69002146337067.9571.000.000.00.00
    AA Totals - (P)29001012112322.9570.800.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (3B)600342197.7781.200.000.00.00
    A+ Totals - (P)19002600881.0000.400.000.00.00
    A Totals - (2B)15002231445753.9303.500.000.00.00
    A Totals - (3B)2300739845446.8522.000.000.00.00
    A Totals - (P)3400914312623.8850.700.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (2B)14001539636054.9003.900.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (3B)280023531248876.8642.700.000.00.00
    Rk Totals - (P)14005110016161.0001.100.000.00.00
    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
    1988Minor---1432------
    1989Minor---1523------
    1990Minor14---2------
    1991Minor34----------
    1992Minor16----------
    1993MLB2----------
    1993Minor29----------
    1994MLB13----------
    1994Minor10----------
    1995MLB30----------
    1996MLB17----------
    1996Minor18----------
    1997MLB26----------
    1998MLB3----------
    1998Minor5----------
    2000Minor20----------
    2001MLB9----------
    2001Minor16----------
    2002Minor3----------
    Totals265--2957------