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Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
George Arthur Foster
Stat Years
1968-1986  [mlb] 1969-1986
Height/Weight
6-1 / 185
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
OF (1880) ... DH (3) ... 1B (2)
Draft Position
OF
Born Date/Place
Death
High School
Leuzinger (Lawndale,CA)
Colleges
El Camino College (Torrance, California)
Draft
Selected by the San Francisco Giants in Round #3 (#55 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (Jan-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
George Genovese
MLB Debut
1969-09-10 - Boxscore  (Age: 20.283)
Service Time
Organizations
CIN [11] NYN [5] SFN [3] CHA [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 11524 ... retro id: fostg001 ... mlbam id: 114333
Relations
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Season Batting Totals

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YearTeam NameLgLvlLevelUnifAgeDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
1979Cincinnati RedsNLMLBMLB1530Log - Sp - Ext121214406813318330980259105303711.302.386.561.94750524751.389.259.33411.6820.791.7814.75.9438.3
1 record(s)
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 Level Level of the team in terms of MLB, minor league level, Independent or College division Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. 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)

George Foster Batting Log for 1979

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April 1979
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1979-04-041CINSFNNLL 5-11Box | PBP1934lf4144-11--------------------.250.250.250.500
1979-04-062CINSFNNLL 2-7Box | PBP2935lf4144-242--1---2------------.375.625.3751.000
1979-04-073CINSFNNLL 2-4Box | PBP3936lf41431--------1-------------.273.455.333.788
1979-04-084CINSFNNLW 7-6Box | PBP4937lf4154125--14--1----11-------.333.667.4121.078
1979-04-095CINATLNLW 9-4Box | PBP5938lf4154135-1-2--1-------------.421.789.5001.289
1979-04-106CINATLNLL 4-6Box | PBP6939lf4155-33---1---1------------.458.750.5191.269
1979-04-117CINATLNLW 9-5Box | PBP7940lf4153-11---2--2----1--------.444.704.5311.235
1979-04-138CINSDNNLW 4-2Box | PBP8941lf4143------1---1--1-1-------.400.633.4721.106
1979-04-149CINSDNNLL 2-3Box | PBP9942lf4144111--------------------.382.588.4501.038
1979-04-1510CINSDNNLL 3-6Box | PBP10943lf4144-22-------1------------.395.579.4551.033
1979-04-1511CINSDNNLW 7-5Box | PBP11944lf4154225--12--12------------.405.643.4691.112
1979-04-1712CINATLNLW 7-4Box | PBP12945lf4155133---1---1------------.426.638.4811.120
1979-04-1913CINATLNLW 2-0Box | PBP13946lf4133114--11----------------.420.680.4741.154
1979-04-2014CINSLNNLW 10-3Box | PBP14947lf4166122---1---2------------.411.643.4601.103
1979-04-2115CINSLNNLW 4-1Box | PBP15948lf4155-22---2---1----1-------.410.623.4561.079
1979-04-2216CINSLNNLL 3-4Box | PBP16949lf4143222------11------------.422.625.4721.097
1979-04-2417CINPITNLL 2-9Box | PBP17950lf4142-11------2-----1-------.424.621.4871.108
1979-04-2518CINPITNLL 2-3Box | PBP18951lf4154---------12------------.400.586.4691.055
1979-04-2719CINSLNNLW 4-3Box | PBP19952lf4144122---2---1------------.405.581.4711.052
1979-04-2820CINSLNNLL 1-12Box | PBP20953lf4143------1---1--1---------.390.558.4491.008
1979-04-2921CINSLNNLW 5-1Box | PBP21954lf4144114--11---1------------.383.580.4411.021
May 1979
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1979-05-0122CINCHNNLL 1-5Box | PBP22955lf4144-----------------------.365.553.423.976
1979-05-0223CINCHNNLW 4-1Box | PBP23956lf4144-231--1----------------.371.562.426.988
1979-05-0424CINHOUNLW 6-5Box | PBP24957lf4165-11---1--12------------.362.543.421.963
1979-05-0525CINHOUNLW 6-2Box | PBP25958lf4144-22---1---1------------.367.541.423.964
1979-05-0626CINHOUNLW 17-5Box | PBP26959lf41541--------11------------.353.520.414.933
1979-05-0627CINHOUNLL 2-8Box | PBP27960lf4143---------11------------.343.505.408.913
1979-05-0828CINCHNNLW 8-7Box | PBP28961lf4154-22------1----1--------.349.505.416.921
1979-05-0929CINCHNNLW 7-4Box | PBP29962lf41432242--2--11------------.357.527.426.953
1979-05-1030CINCHNNLL 8-9Box | PBP30963lf4154213-1-----21-----------.353.534.425.960
1979-05-1131CINPITNLW 8-4Box | PBP31964lf4154114--11--12---1--------.350.550.424.974
1979-05-1232CINPITNLL 2-3Box | PBP32965lf4143---------12------------.341.537.420.956
1979-05-1333CINPITNLW 7-3Box | PBP33966lf4155-11---1---1------------.336.523.412.936
1979-05-1434CINSDNNLW 7-4Box | PBP34967lf41542371-12--1-------------.348.561.425.985
1979-05-1535CINSDNNLL 1-2Box | PBP35968lf4144-11-------2------------.346.551.420.972
1979-05-1636CINSDNNLW 7-0Box | PBP36969lf4144111---1---2------------.343.543.416.959
1979-05-1837CINLANNLW 7-6Box | PBP37970lf4144-11---1---1------------.340.535.412.947
1979-05-2745CINLANNLL 7-8Box | PBP38971ph9-11----------1------------.338.531.410.941
1979-05-2846CINLANNLW 3-2Box | PBP39972lf4144----------2------------.329.517.400.917
1979-05-3149CINHOUNLL 0-3Box | PBP40973ph9-11-----------------------.327.513.398.911
June 1979
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1979-06-0150CINPHINLW 4-2Box | PBP41974lf41441231--1----------------.331.519.400.919
1979-06-0251CINPHINLW 4-2Box | PBP42975lf4143114--12--11----1-------.331.535.402.937
1979-06-0352CINPHINLL 4-6Box | PBP43976lf41551261-11---2------------.333.556.402.958
1979-06-0353CINPHINLW 12-2Box | PBP44977lf4154228--24--12------------.337.590.407.998
1979-06-0454CINNYNNLL 2-6Box | PBP45978lf4144----------2------------.329.576.399.975
1979-06-0555CINNYNNLW 6-1Box | PBP46979lf4154111---1--11------------.328.569.399.968
1979-06-0656CINNYNNLL 3-5Box | PBP47980lf4144125--11---1------------.331.584.401.985
1979-06-0857CINMONNLW 3-2Box | PBP48981lf4144-11---1---1------------.330.577.398.975
1979-06-0958CINMONNLW 7-1Box | PBP49982lf41441371-12----------------.339.602.4051.007
1979-06-1059CINMONNLW 3-2Box | PBP50983lf4143-11-------11-----------.339.598.4071.004
1979-06-1160CINNYNNLL 2-3Box | PBP51984lf4144------1----------------.332.585.399.985
1979-06-1261CINNYNNLL 6-12Box | PBP52985lf4144114--12---2------------.330.594.396.990
1979-06-1362CINNYNNLW 4-1Box | PBP53986lf4144-11---1---1------------.328.587.394.981
1979-06-1563CINPHINLW 6-3Box | PBP54987lf4143233---1--1-------------.338.593.404.997
1979-06-1664CINPHINLL 3-4Box | PBP55988lf4143114--11--11------------.338.604.4061.010
1979-06-1765CINPHINLL 3-9Box | PBP56989lf4143-11------12------------.338.600.4081.008
1979-06-1866CINMONNLW 3-2Box | PBP57990lf4155-11---1---2------------.335.591.403.994
1979-06-1967CINMONNLL 2-3Box | PBP58991lf41431--------11------------.330.583.401.983
1979-06-2068CINMONNLL 4-5Box | PBP59992lf4154-11------1-------------.329.577.401.977
1979-06-2269CINSFNNLL 2-3Box | PBP60993lf4144114--11---------945---4.327.584.398.983
1979-06-2370CINSFNNLL 2-5Box | PBP61994lf4144-22-------1-----1293-333.330.583.400.983
1979-06-2471CINSFNNLW 8-7Box | PBP62995lf4155125--13---2-----141131343.332.591.400.991
1979-06-2572CINHOUNLW 2-1Box | PBP63996lf4143125--12--11------------.336.605.4051.010
1979-06-2573CINHOUNLL 0-4Box | PBP64997lf4143---------1-------------.332.598.4031.000
1979-06-2674CINHOUNLL 5-6Box | PBP65998lf4144228--24----------------.335.620.4041.025
1979-06-2775CINLANNLW 9-1Box | PBP66999lf41533231--1--2----2--------.339.625.4111.036
1979-06-2876CINLANNLW 2-1Box | PBP671000lf4143-231--1---1--1---------.343.629.4131.042
1979-06-2977CINSFNNLL 4-6Box | PBP681001lf4155-121------3-----161422372.340.625.4091.034
1979-06-3078CINSFNNLW 2-0Box | PBP691002lf4144----------1-----231587323.335.615.4031.019
July 1979
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1979-07-0179CINSFNNLL 1-2Box | PBP701003lf4144-11-------2-----1165-312.333.610.4011.011
1979-07-0180CINSFNNLL 3-7Box | PBP711004lf4122----------------211---1.331.605.3991.004
1979-07-0684CINPITNLW 2-1Box | PBP721005ph7-11-11---1----------------.333.607.4011.007
1979-07-0887CINPITNLL 1-2Box | PBP731006ph5-1----------1-------------.333.607.4031.009
1979-07-1089CINSLNNLW 4-2Box | PBP741007lf4143-121--2--1-------------.333.607.4041.011
1979-07-1190CINSLNNLW 6-1Box | PBP751008lf4143---------11------------.330.601.4021.003
1979-07-1291CINCHNNLL 8-10Box | PBP761009lf4153125--14--1-1-----------.333.612.4081.021
1979-07-1392CINCHNNLL 1-3Box | PBP771010lf4144-22--------------------.336.611.4091.020
1979-07-1493CINCHNNLL 0-1Box | PBP781011lf4144-13-1-----1------------.335.613.4071.020
1979-07-1594CINCHNNLW 7-1Box | PBP791012lf41511--------41------------.333.611.4131.024
August 1979
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1979-08-12120CINSDNNLL 4-5Box | PBP801013ph9-11-----------------------.332.608.4121.021
1979-08-14121CINPHINLW 2-1Box | PBP811014lf4143---------11------------.329.602.4101.012
1979-08-15122CINPHINLL 2-3Box | PBP821015lf4144----------2------------.324.594.405.999
1979-08-17123CINNYNNLW 4-3Box | PBP831016lf4144-22--------------------.327.593.406.999
1979-08-18124CINNYNNLW 4-3Box | PBP841017lf4144-----------------------.322.585.402.986
1979-08-19125CINNYNNLW 6-5Box | PBP851018lf4144122---1---1------------.325.584.403.986
1979-08-20126CINMONNLL 2-5Box | PBP861019lf4143114--11--11------------.325.591.404.995
1979-08-21127CINMONNLW 3-2Box | PBP871020lf4144----------1------------.321.583.399.983
1979-08-22128CINMONNLW 7-2Box | PBP881021lf4144114--12---1------------.320.589.398.986
1979-08-24129CINNYNNLW 1-0Box | PBP891022lf4144-----------------------.316.581.393.975
1979-08-25130CINNYNNLW 8-4Box | PBP901023lf4154114--11--1-----1-------.315.586.394.980
1979-08-26131CINNYNNLW 8-0Box | PBP911024lf4153-11------2-----1-------.315.584.396.980
1979-08-27132CINPHINLW 4-2Box | PBP921025lf41411--------31------------.314.582.400.982
1979-08-28133CINPHINLW 5-2Box | PBP931026lf41541--------13------------.310.575.397.973
1979-08-29134CINPHINLW 7-6Box | PBP941027lf4143111---2--11------------.310.573.398.972
1979-08-31135CINMONNLL 7-8Box | PBP951028lf41641121--2--21------------.310.572.400.972
September 1979
Game DateTm-Gm#TmOppLgResultBoxscoreS-G#C-G#PosLnGSPAABRHTB2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBGDPPitStrBalFouCalSwInPlAVGOBPSLGOPS
1979-09-01136CINMONNLL 2-7Box | PBP961029lf4144-242--1----------------.312.577.401.978
1979-09-02137CINMONNLL 1-13Box | PBP971030lf4133----------1------------.309.572.398.970
1979-09-03138CINATLNLW 6-5Box | PBP981031lf4155225--14--------1-------.311.578.398.976
1979-09-04139CINATLNLL 6-7Box | PBP991032lf4155-22---1---2------------.312.576.398.974
1979-09-05140CINSFNNLW 6-5Box | PBP1001033lf4144114--12---2-----211566162.311.581.397.977
1979-09-06141CINSFNNLW 12-3Box | PBP1011034lf41542261-12--11-----5322--1.313.591.399.990
1979-09-07142CINLANNLL 5-6Box | PBP1021035lf41551231--1---1------------.314.591.399.990
1979-09-08143CINLANNLW 4-1Box | PBP1031036lf4144-22---1-1-1------------.316.590.400.990
1979-09-09144CINLANNLL 1-3Box | PBP1041037lf4144-----------------------.313.584.396.980
1979-09-11145CINHOUNLW 9-8Box | PBP1051038lf4143214--12--11------------.313.589.397.987
1979-09-12146CINHOUNLW 7-4Box | PBP1061039lf4142111------2----1--------.314.589.400.989
1979-09-14147CINLANNLL 0-2Box | PBP1071040lf4142-11------2-------------.315.589.404.992
1979-09-15148CINLANNLW 2-1Box | PBP1081041lf4144-11-------1------------.314.585.402.987
1979-09-16149CINLANNLW 2-0Box | PBP1091042lf4144----------1------------.311.579.399.978
1979-09-17150CINSFNNLL 4-7Box | PBP1101043lf4144-11-------------148631-4.311.576.397.973
1979-09-18151CINSFNNLL 1-3Box | PBP1111044lf4144----------1-----981-413.308.570.394.964
1979-09-19152CINSDNNLW 3-2Box | PBP1121045lf4144222-------1------------.309.569.395.964
1979-09-20153CINSDNNLW 8-5Box | PBP1131046lf41541--------1-----2-------.306.564.393.957
1979-09-21154CINHOUNLL 2-3Box | PBP1141047lf4155----------3------------.303.557.389.946
1979-09-22155CINHOUNLL 1-4Box | PBP1151048lf4143-11------1-----1-------.303.555.390.945
1979-09-23156CINHOUNLW 7-1Box | PBP1161049lf4155125--11---1------------.304.561.390.950
1979-09-25157CINSDNNLL 2-8Box | PBP1171050lf4144125--11----------------.306.567.391.958
1979-09-26158CINSDNNLW 4-3Box | PBP1181051lf4144-11--------------------.305.564.389.954
1979-09-28159CINATLNLW 3-0Box | PBP1191052lf4143-11------11------------.306.563.390.953
1979-09-29160CINATLNLL 0-2Box | PBP1201053lf4144----------2------------.303.557.387.945
1979-09-30161CINATLNLL 2-7Box | PBP1211054lf4144114--11----------------.302.561.386.948
121 record(s)
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Game Date Calendar date of the game Tm-Gm# Game Number of his Team Tm Team Played For Opp Opponent (Team) Lg League Result Final score of game Boxscore Link to Boxscore (Box) and Play by Play (PBP) S-G# Season Game Number for Player C-G# Career Game Number for Player Pos Defensive Position Ln Lineup slot in batting order GS Games Started PA Plate Appearances AB At Bats R Runs H Hits TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HBP Hit by a Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IBB Intentional Walks GDP Grounded into Double Play Pit Pitches Str Strikes Bal Balls Fou Fouls Cal Called Strikes Sw Swing and Miss Strikes InPl Balls put in Play 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)