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George Foster AS-5AW-12WS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1969-1986

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Biography Data
Positions: OF-1880, DH-3, 1B-2
Proper Name: George Arthur Foster
Born: December 1, 1948 (67.331)
Place Tuscaloosa, Alabama
Height/Weight: 6-1 / 185 Bats/Throws: Right-Right
High School: Leuzinger (Lawndale,CA)
College: El Camino College
Drafted: 1968 -- 3rd round (55th overall) by San Francisco Giants (Jan-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 10,1969 (20.283)
TBC Player ID:11524
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Career Activity
Organizations:SFN, CIN, NYN, CHA
Signed by:George Genovese

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  • Salary Information
    Pre-2012 Transactions
    Tranx DateDescription
    Released by White Sox.
    Signed as Free Agent by White Sox.
    Released by Mets.
    Traded by Reds to Mets for Greg Harris, Jim Kern and Alex Trevino.
    Traded by Giants to Reds for Vern Geishert and Frank Duffy.
    Draft Instances
    Drafted: Selected by San Francisco Giants in 3rd round (55th overall) of 1968 Amateur Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
    Salary Metrics 1985-
    YearTeamSalaryLg RankTeam RankCentileLg MinimumLg AverageContracts
    1986New York Mets$ 2,800,00011100$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1986Chicago White Sox$ 2,800,00011100$ 60,000$ 386,347
    1985New York Mets$ 1,942,85732100$ 60,000$ 370,780

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