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Leo Foster

Leonard Norris Foster

Positions: Shortstop, Second Baseman and Third Baseman
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 165 lb.

Born: February 2, 1951 in Covington, Kentucky, United States
High School: Holmes HS (Covington, KY)

Drafted by the Atlanta Braves in the 2nd round of the 1969 MLB June Amateur Draft from Holmes HS (Covington, KY).

Major League Stats

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
1969 18 -2.6 Braves AZIL WRk ATL 43 185 162 32 52 2 6 3 24 10 4 19 21 .321 .397 .463 .860 75 2 1 1
1969 18 -2.9 Greenwood WCRS A ATL 55 214 192 17 44 5 1 2 33 1 0 19 29 .229 .296 .297 .593 57 0 1 2
1970 19 -4.2 Shreveport TL AA ATL 69 270 251 35 66 9 5 4 15 16 7 16 43 .263 .306 .386 .692 97 2 1 2
1971 20 -3.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA ATL 65 233 214 25 53 9 1 2 12 4 2 12 39 .248 .288 .327 .615 70 1 4 2
1971 20 -3.1 Savannah DIXA AA ATL 32 135 125 14 37 6 1 1 6 2 2 5 19 .296 .318 .384 .702 48 0 3 2
1971 20 -5.1 Richmond IL AAA ATL 33 98 89 11 16 3 0 1 6 2 0 7 20 .180 .247 .247 .495 22 1 1 0
1971 20 -7.5 ATL NL MLB ATL 9 10 10 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .000 .000 .000 .000 0 1 0 0 0 0
1972 21 -4.5 Richmond IL AAA ATL 99 401 365 44 85 7 3 2 18 9 4 27 53 .233 .289 .285 .574 104 3 3 3
1973 22 -2.9 Richmond IL AAA ATL 101 339 300 28 63 6 1 2 23 6 3 26 58 .210 .283 .257 .540 77 5 7 1
1973 22 -5.3 ATL NL MLB ATL 3 7 6 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .167 .167 .333 .500 2 0 0 1 0 0
1974 23 -4.1 ATL NL MLB ATL 72 124 112 16 22 2 0 1 5 1 2 9 22 .196 .254 .241 .495 27 3 0 2 1 0
1975 24 -0.4 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 94 362 304 42 75 7 3 2 25 11 4 47 47 .247 .354 .309 .663 94 4 6 1
1976 25 0.5 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 71 252 230 26 66 11 1 5 39 6 3 17 28 .287 .339 .409 .747 94 2 1 2
1976 25 -2.6 NYM NL MLB NYM 24 67 59 11 12 2 0 1 15 3 0 8 5 .203 .299 .288 .587 17 0 0 0 0 1
1977 26 1.0 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 46 155 146 12 40 9 3 1 24 0 0 7 14 .274 .303 .397 .700 58 0 0 2
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
1977 26 -1.4 NYM NL MLB NYM 36 81 75 6 17 3 0 0 6 3 1 5 14 .227 .284 .267 .551 20 2 1 0 0 0
1978 27 2.3 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 48 196 176 21 42 6 0 3 15 1 3 10 19 .239 .304 .324 .628 57 7 2 1
1979 28 0.4 Puerto Rico IAML AAA 32 112 11 23 6 2 1 5 1 .205 .321 36
MLB (5 seasons) MLB 144 289 262 35 52 8 0 2 26 7 3 22 44 .198 .262 .252 .514 66 6 1 3 1 1
Minors (10 seasons) Minors 680 2534 2290 261 557 75 20 24 209 55 26 181 330 .243 .325 744 22 26 15 2
All Levels (11 Seasons) 867 3008 2714 328 661 85 26 29 259 72 33 222 395 .244 .326 885 6 25 30 17 3
AA (2 seasons) Minors 101 405 376 49 103 15 6 5 21 18 9 21 62 .274 .310 .386 .696 145 0 5 3 2
AAA (8 seasons) Minors 524 1915 1722 195 410 55 13 17 155 36 17 141 239 .238 .315 542 22 20 10
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
1969 18 Braves AZIL WRk ATL SS 41 207 60 138 9 13 .957 4.83
1969 18 Greenwood WCRS A ATL SS 53 248 81 150 17 34 .931 4.36
1970 19 Shreveport TL AA ATL 2B 1 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00
1970 19 Shreveport TL AA ATL OF 4 8 6 2 0 1 1.000 2.00
1970 19 Shreveport TL AA ATL SS 63 282 78 178 26 20 .908 4.06
1971 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs AA-AAA ATL SS 60 279 79 180 20 39 .928 4.32
1971 20 Savannah DIXA AA ATL SS 32 155 41 103 11 23 .929 4.50
1971 20 Richmond IL AAA ATL SS 28 124 38 77 9 16 .927 4.11
1971 20 ATL NL MLB ATL SS 3 19.0 10 1 8 1 2 .900 4.26 3.00
1972 21 Richmond IL AAA ATL SS 98 440 122 292 26 47 .941 4.22
1973 22 Richmond IL AAA ATL SS 100 443 150 274 19 58 .957 4.24
1973 22 ATL NL MLB ATL SS 1 12.0 6 5 1 0 1 1.000 4.50 6.00
1974 23 ATL NL MLB ATL 2B 10 25.0 13 5 7 1 1 .923 4.32 1.20
1974 23 ATL NL MLB ATL 3B 3 11.0 6 0 4 2 0 .667 3.27 1.33
1974 23 ATL NL MLB ATL OF 1 1.0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
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
1974 23 ATL NL MLB ATL RF 1
1974 23 ATL NL MLB ATL SS 43 234.0 128 44 81 3 13 .977 4.81 2.91
1975 24 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 2B 73 337 138 188 11 41 .967 4.47
1975 24 Tidewater IL AAA NYM SS 27 98 32 59 7 14 .929 3.37
1976 25 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 2B 2 12 6 6 0 2 1.000 6.00
1976 25 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 3B 22 65 21 41 3 7 .954 2.82
1976 25 Tidewater IL AAA NYM SS 41 195 68 113 14 32 .928 4.41
1976 25 NYM NL MLB NYM 2B 3 20.0 8 3 5 0 0 1.000 3.60 2.67
1976 25 NYM NL MLB NYM 3B 9 68.0 25 6 17 2 1 .920 3.04 2.56
1976 25 NYM NL MLB NYM SS 7 56.0 29 9 20 0 1 1.000 4.66 4.14
1977 26 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 2B 1 2 1 1 0 1 1.000 2.00
1977 26 Tidewater IL AAA NYM 3B 4 9 3 5 1 0 .889 2.00
1977 26 Tidewater IL AAA NYM SS 38 177 52 113 12 17 .932 4.34
1977 26 NYM NL MLB NYM 2B 20 127.0 62 28 32 2 7 .968 4.25 3.00
1977 26 NYM NL MLB NYM 3B 2 9.0 2 0 2 0 0 1.000 2.00 1.00
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
1977 26 NYM NL MLB NYM SS 8 32.0 24 8 13 3 3 .875 5.91 2.63
1978 27 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 2B 4 18 8 9 1 3 .944 4.25
1978 27 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS 3B 33 83 17 58 8 3 .904 2.27
1978 27 Pawtucket IL AAA BOS SS 14 25 7 13 5 2 .800 1.43
MLB (3 seasons) MLB 2B 33 172.0 83 36 44 3 8 .964 4.19 2.42
MLB (3 seasons) MLB 3B 14 88.0 33 6 23 4 1 .879 2.97 2.07
MLB (5 seasons) MLB SS 62 353.0 197 67 123 7 20 .964 4.84 3.06
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 2B 81 371 154 205 12 47 .968 4.43
Minors (3 seasons) Minors 3B 59 157 41 104 12 10 .924 2.46
Minors (9 seasons) Minors SS 494 2187 669 1372 146 263 .933 4.13
All Levels (6 Seasons) 2B 114 172.0 454 190 249 15 55 .967 4.19 3.85
All Levels (4 Seasons) 3B 73 88.0 190 47 127 16 11 .916 2.97 2.38
All Levels (2 Seasons) OF 5 1.0 8 6 2 0 1 1.000 0.00 1.60
All Levels (10 Seasons) SS 597 353.0 2591 796 1633 162 296 .937 4.84 4.07
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 606d128f

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