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Frank Foreman

Francis Isaiah Foreman (Monkey)

Positions: Pitcher and Outfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 0", Weight: 160 lb.

Born: May 1, 1863 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
Died: November 19, 1957 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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Register Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1884 21 -4.2 2 Teams UA MLB 1 3 .250 4.50 10.04 4 4 0 2 0 0 26.0 40 29 13 0 4 15 0 5 125 1.692 13.8 0.0 1.4 5.2 3.75
1884 21 -2.5 Lancaster EL N/A 5 9 .357 2.24 7.31 15 15 14 0 120.2 131 98 30 29 60 1.326 9.8 2.2 4.5 2.07
1884 21 -4.2 UA MLB 1 2 .333 4.00 8.50 3 3 0 1 0 0 18.0 23 17 8 0 2 10 0 3 81 1.389 11.5 0.0 1.0 5.0 5.00
1884 21 -4.2 UA MLB 0 1 .000 5.62 13.50 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 17 12 5 0 2 5 0 2 44 2.375 19.1 0.0 2.2 5.6 2.50
1885 22 -2.1 Newark EL N/A 1 1 .500 2.25 7.31 2 2 2 0 16.0 20 13 4 4 6 0 2 1.500 11.2 2.2 3.4 1.50
1885 22 -3.1 AA MLB 2 1 .667 6.00 10.67 3 3 0 2 0 0 27.0 33 32 18 0 9 11 1 0 6 126 1.556 11.0 0.0 3.0 3.7 1.22
1887 24 2 Teams OHSL N/A 2 4 .333 2.90 5.03 7 6 6 0 59.0 77 33 19 16 8 0 5 1.576 11.7 2.4 1.2 0.50
1887 24 0.5 Mansfield OHSL N/A 1 3 .250 2.14 4.50 5 4 4 0 42.0 51 21 10 12 7 0 2 1.500 10.9 2.6 1.5 0.58
1887 24 0.5 Columbus OHSL N/A 1 1 .500 4.76 6.35 2 2 2 0 17.0 26 12 9 4 1 0 3 1.765 13.8 2.1 0.5 0.25
1888 25 1.1 Albany INTA N/A 9 24 .273 2.96 6.94 39 38 35 1 328.0 346 253 108 67 127 24 40 1.259 9.5 1.8 3.5 1.90
1889 26 2.2 AA MLB 23 21 .523 3.52 5.59 51 48 3 43 5 0 414.0 364 257 162 8 137 180 40 0 36 1768 1.210 7.9 0.2 3.0 3.9 1.31
1890 27 2.8 CIN NL MLB CIN 13 10 .565 3.95 6.31 25 24 1 20 0 0 198.1 201 139 87 6 89 57 20 0 7 899 1.462 9.1 0.3 4.0 2.6 0.64
1891 28 4.2 AA MLB 18 20 .474 3.73 6.39 43 41 2 39 1 1 345.1 381 245 143 9 142 170 43 0 14 1593 1.514 9.9 0.2 3.7 4.4 1.20
1892 29 3.7 2 Teams NL MLB 2 7 .222 4.34 7.20 15 10 5 6 0 0 85.0 93 68 41 7 48 21 6 0 2 402 1.659 9.8 0.7 5.1 2.2 0.44
1892 29 3.5 Buffalo EL N/A 3 2 .600 2.25 5.73 5 5 5 0 44.0 54 28 11 16 13 2 0 1.591 11.0 3.3 2.7 0.81
1892 29 3.7 NL MLB 2 4 .333 3.30 5.85 11 7 4 4 0 0 60.0 53 39 22 3 37 16 5 0 1 275 1.500 8.0 0.4 5.6 2.4 0.43
1892 29 3.7 NL MLB 0 3 .000 6.84 10.44 4 3 1 2 0 0 25.0 40 29 19 4 11 5 1 0 1 127 2.040 14.4 1.4 4.0 1.8 0.45
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1893 30 5.4 Easton PASL N/A 3 1 .750 2.37 4.74 4 4 4 0 38.0 39 20 10 15 22 6 0 1.421 9.2 3.6 5.2 1.47
1893 30 5.8 Mobile SOUA B 8 12 .400 24 21 20 0
1893 30 4.8 NYG NL MLB NYG 0 1 .000 27.00 27.00 2 1 1 0 0 0 5.2 19 17 17 1 10 0 1 0 0 47 5.118 30.2 1.6 15.9 0.0 0.00
1894 31 6.4 Toledo WL N/A 21 19 .525 3.39 7.81 47 42 41 2 374.1 449 325 141 187 190 25 9 1.699 10.8 4.5 4.6 1.02
1895 32 6.4 CIN NL MLB CIN 11 14 .440 4.11 5.84 32 27 5 19 0 1 219.0 253 142 100 11 92 55 15 0 3 995 1.575 10.4 0.5 3.8 2.3 0.60
1896 33 7.1 CIN NL MLB CIN 14 7 .667 3.97 5.33 27 22 4 17 0 1 185.2 212 110 82 2 62 33 8 0 4 815 1.476 10.3 0.1 3.0 1.6 0.53
1897 34 8.1 Indianapolis WL A 30 9 .769 1.87 4.85 43 40 31 2 332.1 338 179 69 103 79 17 5 1.327 9.2 2.8 2.1 0.77
1898 35 8.9 Indianapolis WL A 24 11 .686 3.16 38 36 34 4 328.0 269 115 83 104 26 5 1.073 7.4 2.3 2.9 1.25
1900 37 2 Teams 2 Lgs A 15 13 .536 4.88 33 29 26 3 273.0 310 148 76 68 1.414 10.2 2.5 2.2 0.89
1900 37 11.2 Buffalo AL A 7 6 .538 5.42 15 12 10 1 118.0 149 71 35 27 1.559 11.4 2.7 2.1 0.77
1900 37 10.9 Springfield EL A 8 7 .533 4.47 18 17 16 2 155.0 161 77 41 41 1.303 9.3 2.4 2.4 1.00
1901 38 11.2 2 Teams AL MLB NYY-BOS 12 7 .632 3.88 5.82 25 23 2 19 1 1 199.1 233 129 86 3 60 42 8 0 5 876 1.470 10.5 0.1 2.7 1.9 0.70
1901 38 11.2 BOS AL MLB BOS 0 1 .000 9.00 10.12 1 1 0 1 0 0 8.0 8 9 8 1 2 1 2 0 0 35 1.250 9.0 1.1 2.2 1.1 0.50
1901 38 11.2 NYY AL MLB NYY 12 6 .667 3.67 5.64 24 22 2 18 1 1 191.1 225 120 78 2 58 41 6 0 5 841 1.479 10.6 0.1 2.7 1.9 0.71
1902 39 2 Teams WL A 12 101 40 10
1902 39 11.8 Kansas City AA Ind 3 6 .333 10 9 79.0 88 26 1.443 10.0 3.0
1902 39 11.5 Colorado Springs WL A
1902 39 11.5 Omaha WL A
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA RAvg G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1902 39 12.5 NYY AL MLB NYY 0 2 .000 6.06 9.92 2 2 0 2 0 0 16.1 28 18 11 0 6 2 0 0 0 80 2.082 15.4 0.0 3.3 1.1 0.33
MLB (11 seasons) MLB 96 93 .508 3.97 6.20 229 205 23 169 7 4 1721.2 1857 1186 760 47 659 586 142 0 82 7726 1.461 9.7 0.2 3.4 3.1 0.89
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 77 45 150 126 111 9 933.1 1018 482 69 272 251 43 10
Other (8 seasons) Other 47 66 .416 6.54 129 121 107 3 1059.0 1204 770 323 360 426 57 56 1.477 10.2 3.1
All Levels (17 Seasons) 220 204 508 452 23 387 19 4 3714.0 4079 2438 1152 47 1291 1263 242 0 148 7726
N/A (7 seasons) Other 44 60 .423 2.97 7.07 119 112 107 3 980.0 1116 770 323 334 426 57 56 1.480 10.2 3.1 3.9 1.28
A (4 seasons) Minors 69 33 126 105 91 9 933.1 1018 482 69 272 251 43 10 1.382
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1884 21 -4.1 2 Teams UA MLB 4 14 14 0 1 0 0 0 0 .071 .071 .071 .143 1
1884 21 -4.2 Lancaster EL N/A 102 16 22 1 0 0 .063
1884 21 -4.1 UA MLB 3 11 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 .091 .182 1
1884 21 -4.1 UA MLB 1 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0
1885 22 -3.0 Newark EL N/A 2 7 1 1 0 0 0 .143 .143 1
1885 22 -4.5 AA MLB 3 14 14 4 4 0 1 0 2 0 .286 .286 .429 .714 6 0
1887 24 1.0 2 Teams OHSL N/A 8 29 29 0 2 0 0 0 0 .069 .069 2
1887 24 1.0 Mansfield OHSL N/A 5 18 0 1 0 0 0 0 .056 .056 1
1887 24 1.0 Columbus OHSL N/A 3 11 0 1 0 0 0 0 .091 .091 1
1888 25 -1.7 Albany INTA N/A 75 291 26 58 8 2 1 14 .199 .251 73
1889 26 -0.6 AA MLB 54 194 181 18 26 2 1 1 11 7 12 35 .144 .201 .182 .383 33 1
1890 27 0.4 CIN NL MLB CIN 25 87 75 13 10 1 3 1 7 0 10 13 .133 .253 .267 .520 20 2
1891 28 2.1 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB CIN 51 184 157 26 35 5 5 4 19 6 23 35 .223 .337 .395 .732 62 4
1891 28 0.5 CIN NL MLB CIN 1 4 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .250 .500 .750 2 0
1891 28 2.1 AA MLB 50 180 153 26 34 4 5 4 19 6 23 35 .222 .339 .392 .731 60 4
1892 29 1.5 2 Teams NL MLB 18 57 51 7 17 3 3 1 4 1 6 6 .333 .404 .569 .972 29 0
1892 29 0.5 Buffalo EL N/A 9 30 8 8 2 0 0 0 .267 .333 10
1892 29 1.5 NL MLB 11 31 28 5 13 2 2 1 3 0 3 3 .464 .516 .786 1.302 22 0
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1892 29 1.5 NL MLB 7 26 23 2 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 3 .174 .269 .304 .574 7 0
1893 30 5.1 Easton PASL N/A 4 13 2 4 0 0 0 0 .308 .308 4
1893 30 2.9 Mobile SOUA B 42 151 19 38 7 0 0 .252 .298 45
1893 30 2.2 NYG NL MLB NYG 2 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0
1894 31 3.5 Toledo WL N/A 75 259 67 77 15 3 10 16 .297 .494 128
1895 32 4.1 CIN NL MLB CIN 32 101 94 14 29 7 0 2 11 1 4 14 .309 .350 .447 .797 42 2 1
1896 33 4.9 CIN NL MLB CIN 27 83 74 9 18 2 0 0 8 2 4 6 .243 .282 .270 .552 20 0 5
1897 34 5.5 Indianapolis WL A 46 142 18 32 6 2 0 3 .225 .296 42 5
1898 35 6.9 Indianapolis WL A 39 130 11 30 4 2 0 1 .231 .292 38 3
1899 36 Indianapolis WL A
1900 37 8.8 2 Teams 2 Lgs A 36 120 117 13 27 4 3 0 2 .231 .316 37 3
1900 37 8.8 Springfield EL A 18 67 4 10 2 1 0 1 .149 .209 14 1
1900 37 8.8 Buffalo AL A 18 50 9 17 2 2 0 1 .340 .460 23 2
1901 38 10.0 2 Teams AL MLB NYY-BOS 25 88 84 12 26 2 2 0 10 1 3 7 .310 .333 .381 .714 32 0 1
1901 38 10.0 BOS AL MLB BOS 1 4 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 0 0
1901 38 10.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 24 84 80 12 26 2 2 0 10 1 3 6 .325 .349 .400 .749 32 0 1
1902 39 2 Teams WL A
1902 39 10.4 Kansas City AA Ind 16 41 13 3 0 0 .317 .390 16
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1902 39 10.5 Colorado Springs WL A
1902 39 10.5 Omaha WL A
1902 39 10.4 NYY AL MLB NYY 2 7 7 1 3 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .429 .429 .571 1.000 4 0 0
1905 42 2 Teams CTST B
1905 42 12.4 Lebanon/Wilmington TRIS Ind
1905 42 15.4 Holyoke CTST B
1905 42 15.4 Meriden CTST B
MLB (11 seasons) MLB 243 832 754 104 169 23 15 9 73 18 62 116 .224 .291 .330 .621 249 9 7
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 163 551 540 61 127 21 7 0 6 162 11
Other (9 seasons) Other 291 686 686 126 164 28 5 11 30 234
All Levels (19 Seasons) 697 2069 1980 291 460 72 27 20 73 54 62 116 645 9 18
N/A (7 seasons) Other 275 645 645 126 151 25 5 11 30 .234 .338 218
Ind (2 seasons) Other 16 41 41 13 3 0 0 16
B (2 seasons) Minors 42 151 151 19 38 7 0 0 45
A (5 seasons) Minors 121 400 389 42 89 14 7 0 6 117 11
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1884 21 2 Teams UA MLB P 4 26.0 17 9 6 2 0 .882 5.19 3.75
1884 21 Lancaster EL N/A OF 12
1884 21 Lancaster EL N/A P 15
1884 21 UA MLB OF 2 3.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1884 21 UA MLB P 3 18.0 7 3 3 1 0 .857 3.00 2.00
1884 21 UA MLB P 1 8.0 10 6 3 1 0 .900 10.12 9.00
1885 22 Newark EL N/A P 2
1885 22 AA MLB OF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1885 22 AA MLB P 3 27.0 5 0 4 1 0 .800 1.33 1.33
1885 22 AA MLB RF 1
1887 24 2 Teams OHSL N/A P 7
1887 24 2 Teams OHSL N/A RF 2
1887 24 Columbus OHSL N/A
1887 24 Mansfield OHSL N/A
1887 24 Columbus OHSL N/A
1887 24 Mansfield OHSL N/A
1888 25 Albany INTA N/A CF 12
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1888 25 Albany INTA N/A LF 9
1888 25 Albany INTA N/A P 39
1888 25 Albany INTA N/A RF 21
1889 26 AA MLB CF 2
1889 26 AA MLB OF 3 9.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.00 0.67
1889 26 AA MLB P 51 414.0 95 9 72 14 1 .853 1.76 1.59
1889 26 AA MLB RF 1
1890 27 CIN NL MLB CIN OF 1 2.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1890 27 CIN NL MLB CIN P 25 198.0 45 13 26 6 0 .867 1.77 1.56
1890 27 CIN NL MLB CIN RF 1
1891 28 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB CIN OF 9 60.0 15 10 3 2 0 .867 1.95 1.44
1891 28 CIN NL MLB CIN LF 1
1891 28 CIN NL MLB CIN OF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
1891 28 AA MLB CF 6
1891 28 AA MLB OF 8 59.0 15 10 3 2 0 .867 1.98 1.63
1891 28 AA MLB P 43 345.0 83 13 66 4 4 .952 2.06 1.84
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1891 28 AA MLB RF 2
1892 29 2 Teams NL MLB P 15 85.0 26 3 16 7 0 .731 2.01 1.27
1892 29 NL MLB P 11 60.0 19 1 11 7 0 .632 1.80 1.09
1892 29 NL MLB OF 5 45.0 12 7 2 3 0 .750 1.80 1.80
1892 29 NL MLB P 4 25.0 7 2 5 0 0 1.000 2.52 1.75
1893 30 Easton PASL N/A P 4
1893 30 Mobile SOUA B OF 21
1893 30 Mobile SOUA B P 24
1893 30 NYG NL MLB NYG P 2 6.0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 1.50 0.50
1894 31 Toledo WL N/A 1B 1
1894 31 Toledo WL N/A OF 27
1894 31 Toledo WL N/A P 47
1895 32 CIN NL MLB CIN P 32 219.0 51 11 34 6 1 .882 1.85 1.41
1896 33 CIN NL MLB CIN P 27 186.0 57 8 44 5 2 .912 2.52 1.93
1897 34 Indianapolis WL A P 43
1898 35 Indianapolis WL A P 38
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1900 37 2 Teams 2 Lgs A P 33
1900 37 Buffalo AL A P 15
1900 37 Springfield EL A P 18
1901 38 2 Teams AL MLB NYY-BOS P 25 199.0 55 4 45 6 0 .891 2.22 1.96
1901 38 BOS AL MLB BOS P 1 8.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.25 2.00
1901 38 NYY AL MLB NYY P 24 191.0 53 4 43 6 0 .887 2.21 1.96
1902 39 NYY AL MLB NYY P 2 16.0 11 0 9 2 0 .818 5.06 4.50
MLB (2 seasons) MLB CF 8
MLB (6 seasons) MLB OF 21 121.0 29 19 5 5 0 .828 1.79 1.14
MLB (11 seasons) MLB P 229 1721.0 446 70 323 53 8 .881 2.06 1.72
MLB (4 seasons) MLB RF 5
Minors (4 seasons) Minors P 138
Other (2 seasons) Other OF 39
Other (6 seasons) Other P 114
Other (2 seasons) Other RF 23
All Levels (3 Seasons) CF 20
All Levels (2 Seasons) LF 10
All Levels (8 Seasons) OF 81 121.0 29 19 5 5 0
All Levels (17 Seasons) P 481 1721.0 446 70 323 53 8
All Levels (6 Seasons) RF 28
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1884 21 Lancaster Ironsides Eastern League N/A
1884 21 Kansas City Cowboys Union Association MLB 2
1884 21 Chicago/Pittsburgh Union Association MLB 1
1885 22 Newark Domestics Eastern League N/A
1885 22 Baltimore Orioles American Association MLB 1
1887 24 Columbus Buckeyes Ohio State League N/A
1887 24 Mansfield Ohio State League N/A
1888 25 Albany Governors International Association N/A
1889 26 Baltimore Orioles American Association MLB 1
1890 27 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1
1891 28 Washington Statesmen American Association MLB 2
1891 28 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1
1892 29 Baltimore Orioles National League MLB 2
1892 29 Washington Senators National League MLB 1
1892 29 Buffalo Bisons Eastern League N/A 1892-08-13 1892-09-01
1893 30 Easton Dutchmen Pennsylvania State League N/A
1893 30 Mobile Blackbirds Southern Association B
1893 30 New York Giants National League MLB 1
1894 31 Toledo White Stockings Western League N/A
1895 32 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1
1896 33 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB 1
1897 34 Indianapolis Indians Western League A
1898 35 Indianapolis Hoosiers Western League A 1898-04-22 1898-09-18
1899 36 Indianapolis Hoosiers Western League A 1899-04-29 1899-09-05
1900 37 Springfield Ponies/Maroons Eastern League A 1900-05-01 1900-07-08
1900 37 Buffalo Bisons American League A 1900-07-14 1900-09-18
1901 38 Boston Americans American League MLB 1
1901 38 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB 2
1902 39 Kansas City Blues American Association Ind
1902 39 Colorado Springs Millionaires Western League A 1
1902 39 Omaha Indians Western League A 2
1902 39 Baltimore Orioles American League MLB 1
1905 42 Lebanon/Wilmington Peaches Tri-State League Ind
1905 42 Holyoke Paperweights Connecticut State League B 1
1905 42 Meriden Silverites Connecticut State League B 2

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