SS Foster Appleton #8
Age: 59 | Bats: R | Throws: R | Morale: Normal
08/25/1952
SS FOSTER APPLETON #8 - AGE: 59 - BATS: R - THROWS: R - MORALE: NORMAL
G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K AVG OBP SLG SB WAR
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000 0 0.0
BATTING RATINGS (OSA)
Overall Pot. Overall Vs Left Vs Right Pot.  
Contact 40 45 40 45
Gap 45 45 45 60
Power 20 20 20 25
Eye 55 55 55 65
Avoid K's 55 55 55 80
FIELDING RATINGS
Catcher Infield Outfield
Range: - 30 20
Errors: - 30 45
Arm: 20 40 55
Turn DP: - 40 -
Ability: 20 - -
POSITION RATINGS
Pitcher: - Shortstop: 20
Catcher: - Left Field: -
1st Base: - Center Field: -
2nd Base: - Right Field: -
3rd Base: -
       
RUN/BUNT
Running Speed: 20
Stealing Ability: 75
Baserunning Inst.: 75
Sacrifice Bunt: 55
Bunt for Hit: 20
   
GAME LOG, LAST 10 GAMES
Date Vs. Result AB R H BI HR BB K SB
PERSONALITY
Foster brings a level-headedness to the clubhouse.
High: Loyalty
Low: Leader
Birthday:11/15/1892
Born in:Unknown
Nationality:American
Height:5' 7"
Weight:180 lbs
Local Popularity:Insignificant
National Pop.:Insignificant
STATUS
Contract:RETIRED
Salary:-
Signed Through:-
Major Service:18 Years, 64 Days
Service This Yr:None
40-Man Service:2 Years, 41 Days
Pro Service:19 Years
Arbitration Eligibility:Not eligible, free agent after contract expires!
Option Years:3 option years left
Contract Extension: -
Drafted:-
CAREER BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1915 Cleveland - MLB 22 56 211 52 4 4 2 18 23 17 2 3 8 7 2 .246 .305 .332 .636 101 106 1.6
1916 Cleveland - MLB 23 100 382 113 29 3 2 38 46 30 4 4 13 7 3 .296 .350 .403 .753 130 133 4.5
1917 Cleveland - MLB 24 30 116 39 5 2 0 14 15 14 0 2 2 6 2 .336 .402 .414 .815 160 165 2.2
1918 Cleveland - MLB 25 128 480 151 13 7 1 39 57 47 4 5 14 20 12 .315 .377 .377 .754 134 136 6.2
1919 Cleveland - MLB 26 158 619 196 36 4 1 75 84 56 11 9 19 21 9 .317 .378 .393 .771 128 132 7.1
1920 Cleveland - MLB 27 146 558 188 32 7 8 105 80 61 5 6 19 7 6 .337 .403 .462 .866 144 149 6.3
1921 Brooklyn - MLB 28 141 582 180 28 5 4 97 79 36 3 7 22 10 5 .309 .349 .395 .744 101 106 4.4
1922 Brooklyn - MLB 29 133 546 162 28 5 4 60 80 42 6 4 12 11 3 .297 .351 .388 .739 95 96 4.1
1923 Brooklyn - MLB 30 107 436 120 19 1 5 33 67 45 4 1 13 7 6 .275 .348 .358 .706 90 97 2.3
1924 Brooklyn - MLB 31 137 559 173 38 2 4 61 86 63 3 2 14 7 3 .309 .381 .406 .787 110 120 5.2
1925 Brooklyn - MLB 32 128 523 173 37 6 3 55 86 41 1 4 16 8 1 .331 .378 .442 .820 116 122 4.0
1926 Brooklyn - MLB 33 105 421 105 28 1 4 44 45 35 1 4 17 4 1 .249 .306 .349 .655 77 78 2.0
1927 Brooklyn - MLB 34 116 462 128 26 3 3 53 66 44 2 4 12 7 4 .277 .340 .366 .706 92 92 1.7
1928 Brooklyn - MLB 35 132 472 138 39 1 5 55 54 57 2 2 19 4 0 .292 .370 .411 .781 109 113 3.7
1929 Brooklyn - MLB 36 93 332 79 16 1 1 28 48 40 2 2 17 0 1 .238 .322 .301 .623 64 64 -0.4
1930 Brooklyn - MLB 37 53 154 43 5 0 4 17 20 19 0 1 9 0 1 .279 .356 .390 .746 89 91 0.4
1931 Brooklyn - MLB 38 49 124 45 13 1 2 21 17 12 2 0 7 0 1 .363 .428 .532 .960 158 164 1.3
1932 Brooklyn - MLB 39 3 7 1 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .143 .143 .143 .286 -23 -32 -0.1
1933 Brooklyn - MLB 40 24 51 12 3 0 0 2 8 2 0 2 5 0 0 .235 .255 .294 .549 56 55 -0.1
Total MLB 1839 7035 2098 399 53 53 815 963 661 52 62 238 126 60 .298 .360 .393 .753 109 113 56.5
CAREER MINOR LEAGUE BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
CAREER POSTSEASON BATTING STATS
Year/Team/League Age G AB H 2B 3B HR RBI R BB HP SF K SB CS AVG OBP SLG OPS OPS+ wRC+ WAR
1921 Brooklyn - MLB 28 6 25 7 1 0 0 2 4 4 0 0 0 1 0 .280 .379 .320 .699 0 0 0.0
1923 Brooklyn - MLB 30 7 24 5 0 0 1 2 3 1 0 1 1 0 1 .208 .231 .333 .564 0 0 0.0
Total MLB 13 49 12 1 0 1 4 7 5 0 1 1 1 1 .245 .309 .327 .636 72 67
CAREER FIELDING STATS
Year/Team/League POS G GS PO A DP TC E PCT INN RNG ZR EFF PB RSTA RTO RTO%
1915 Cleveland - MLB SS 56 56 74 161 27 258 23 .911 501.1 4.22 +0.1 .996
1916 Cleveland - MLB SS 100 100 148 314 47 506 44 .913 876.0 4.75 +5.1 1.030
1917 Cleveland - MLB SS 30 30 56 86 10 151 9 .940 272.2 4.69 +2.7 1.041
1918 Cleveland - MLB SS 127 127 171 443 55 657 43 .935 1141.2 4.84 +8.2 1.031
1919 Cleveland - MLB SS 158 158 198 489 43 732 45 .939 1402.2 4.41 +7.9 1.031
1920 Cleveland - MLB 3B 142 141 96 338 24 452 18 .960 1223.1 3.19 +3.8 1.020
1920 Cleveland - MLB SS 5 5 4 19 3 27 4 .852 45.0 4.60 -0.7 .943
1921 Brooklyn - MLB SS 141 141 191 486 77 711 34 .952 1271.2 4.79 +10.6 1.041
1922 Brooklyn - MLB C 4 4 10 4 0 15 1 .933 35.0 3.60 -0.0 1.487 1 4 1 25.0
1922 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 12 12 7 27 4 35 1 .971 97.1 3.14 +0.7 1.038
1922 Brooklyn - MLB SS 117 116 170 426 71 634 38 .940 1055.1 5.08 +16.6 1.086
1923 Brooklyn - MLB SS 106 106 154 350 64 544 40 .926 963.1 4.71 +5.3 1.025
1924 Brooklyn - MLB SS 137 137 197 490 78 716 29 .959 1226.0 5.04 +8.9 1.039
1925 Brooklyn - MLB C 15 15 42 10 2 55 3 .945 127.2 3.67 -3.4 .757 13 10 4 40.0
1925 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 1 1 0 4 0 5 1 .800 9.0 4.00 -0.5 .841
1925 Brooklyn - MLB SS 103 103 152 339 73 518 27 .948 903.0 4.89 +4.9 1.031
1925 Brooklyn - MLB CF 5 5 11 0 0 19 8 .579 45.0 2.20 -1.9 .873
1926 Brooklyn - MLB C 4 4 12 1 0 13 0 1.000 34.0 3.44 -0.4 .000 2 3 1 33.3
1926 Brooklyn - MLB SS 100 100 140 360 71 521 21 .960 908.1 4.95 +10.8 1.064
1927 Brooklyn - MLB SS 116 115 195 395 74 623 33 .947 1038.1 5.11 -0.9 1.002
1928 Brooklyn - MLB SS 132 131 175 392 69 612 45 .926 1147.0 4.45 +3.4 1.016
1929 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
1929 Brooklyn - MLB SS 92 92 140 272 46 448 36 .920 799.0 4.64 -3.8 .988
1930 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 11 10 3 27 1 31 1 .968 96.0 2.81 +0.4 1.011
1930 Brooklyn - MLB SS 40 30 43 87 11 138 8 .942 272.1 4.30 -0.7 1.002
1931 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 6 4 2 4 0 6 0 1.000 40.2 1.33 +0.3 1.295
1931 Brooklyn - MLB SS 40 27 52 92 15 158 14 .911 254.1 5.10 -2.8 .942
1932 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 2 1 0 4 0 4 0 1.000 11.0 3.27 +0.2 1.054
1932 Brooklyn - MLB SS 1 0 0 1 0 1 0 1.000 2.0 4.50 +0.1 1.100
1933 Brooklyn - MLB P 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 1.0 18.00 +0.1 1.002
1933 Brooklyn - MLB 3B 19 9 6 22 3 29 1 .966 109.0 2.31 -0.4 .991
1933 Brooklyn - MLB SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000 1.0 0.00 0.0 .000
TOTAL P 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 1.000 1.0 18.00 +0.1 1.002
TOTAL C 23 23 64 15 2 83 4 .952 196.2 3.62 -3.9 1.000 16 17 6 35.3
TOTAL 3B 194 178 114 426 32 562 22 .961 1587.1 3.06 +4.4 1.019
TOTAL SS 1602 1574 2260 5202 834 7955 493 .938 14081.0 4.77 +75.7 1.029
TOTAL CF 5 5 11 0 0 19 8 .579 45.0 2.20 -1.9 .873
PLAYER HISTORY
11/11/1914 Signed a minor league contract ($750 bonus) with the Cleveland Bobcats organization.
01/01/1915 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 9 (13); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 8 (10).
04/13/1915 Named the #8 prospect in the ML
08/03/1915 Injured on 08/02/1915, diagnosed with a bruised elbow, is day-to-day.
08/06/1915 Injured (Bruised elbow), day-to-day for one week.
08/10/1915 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 6 days.
01/01/1916 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 10 (13); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 9 (10).
05/06/1916 Injured on 05/04/1916, diagnosed with a herniated disc, will miss 3-4 weeks.
06/03/1916 Injured (Shoulder tendinitis), day-to-day for 3 weeks.
06/13/1916 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 2-3 weeks.
07/12/1916 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 3-4 weeks.
09/11/1916 Wins the ML NBBL Player of the Week Award.
09/30/1916 Goes 5-5 against the St. Louis Explorers, with 1 2B, 1 3B, 0 RBI and 2 R.
10/01/1916 Wins the ML NBBL Batter of the Month Award.
01/01/1917 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (13); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 10 (10).
05/04/1917 Injured (Adductor strain), day-to-day for 5 days.
05/25/1917 Injured on 05/21/1917, diagnosed with a ruptured foot tendon, will miss 5 months.
01/01/1918 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 14 (14); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 10 (10).
01/01/1919 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 11 (11).
06/08/1919 Injured (Hip flexor strain), day-to-day for one week.
06/09/1919 Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
06/13/1919 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 5 days.
06/20/1919 Injured on 06/19/1919, diagnosed with a bruised back, is day-to-day.
07/01/1919 Wins the MLB NBL Batter of the Month Award.
07/14/1919 Injured (Sore thumb), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/1920 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (11).
05/21/1920 Injured (Heart palpitations), out for 4 days.
06/30/1920 Goes 5-5 against the Pittsburgh Industrials, with 1 RBI and 1 R.
07/18/1920 Injured (Bruised thumb), day-to-day for 5 days.
08/06/1920 Injured (Hamstring soreness), day-to-day for 4 days.
08/20/1920 Injured (Hamstring tendinitis), out for 4 days.
09/13/1920 Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
09/17/1920 Injured (Intercostal strain), out for 2 days.
11/11/1920 Was traded by the Cleveland Bobcats to the Brooklyn Bluebirds in exchange for SP Howdy Couch, RP Sandy Shaw.
01/01/1921 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (11).
04/14/1921 Injured (Intercostal strain), out for 3 weeks.
01/01/1922 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (12).
05/29/1922 Wins the MLB NBL Player of the Week Award.
06/23/1922 Injured on 06/20/1922, diagnosed with a strained lat, will miss 3 weeks.
08/27/1922 Injured on 08/25/1922, diagnosed with a sore back, is day-to-day.
01/01/1923 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (12).
06/02/1923 Injured on 05/29/1923, diagnosed with a sprained ankle, will miss 6 weeks.
09/06/1923 Injured on 09/05/1923, diagnosed with knee inflammation, is day-to-day.
01/01/1924 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (13).
06/25/1924 Goes 0-3 against the Baltimore Lords, ending his hitting streak at 20 games.
08/14/1924 Injured (Bruised knee), day-to-day for 4 days.
08/26/1924 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 3-4 weeks.
01/01/1925 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (13).
05/28/1925 Injured (Mild oblique strain), day-to-day for 2 days.
06/26/1925 Goes 5-6 against the Buffalo Beavers, with 2 2B, 1 HR, 4 RBI and 3 R.
07/13/1925 Injured (Sore back), day-to-day for 5 days.
07/24/1925 Injured (Strained rib cage muscle), day-to-day for one week.
08/10/1925 Injured on 08/08/1925, diagnosed with a sore back, is day-to-day.
09/05/1925 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 2-3 weeks.
09/17/1925 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another one week.
09/20/1925 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another one week.
09/26/1925 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 6 days.
01/01/1926 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 13 (13); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (14).
04/14/1926 Injured (Hamstring spasms), day-to-day for 2 days.
04/24/1926 Injured (Strained Achilles tendon), day-to-day for one week.
04/30/1926 Injured on 04/27/1926, diagnosed with a strained lat, will miss 6-7 weeks.
08/19/1926 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for one week.
10/02/1926 Injured (Strained rib cage muscle), day-to-day for 2 weeks.
01/01/1927 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 12 (12); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (14).
07/22/1927 Injured (Sore back), day-to-day for 2 days.
07/29/1927 Injured (Fractured cheekbone), out for 6 weeks.
09/28/1927 Injured (Cold), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/1928 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 11 (11); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (15).
05/27/1928 Injured on 05/25/1928, diagnosed with a sore knee, is day-to-day.
05/27/1928 Injured (Intercostal strain), out for one week.
06/16/1928 Injured (Sore back), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/1929 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 10 (10); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 11 (15).
08/08/1929 Injured (Herniated disc (back)), out for 2 weeks.
08/28/1929 Injured on 08/27/1929, diagnosed with a fractured fibula, will miss 3-4 months.
10/15/1929 Wins the 1929 World Series with the Brooklyn Bluebirds.
01/01/1930 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 10 (10); Power: 3 (3); Eye: 12 (15).
05/02/1930 Collects his 2000th career American Circuit hit!
07/12/1930 Injured (Bone bruise (wrist)), out for 2 weeks.
07/22/1930 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another one week.
01/01/1931 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 9 (10); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 12 (16).
05/10/1931 Injured (Hip flexor strain), day-to-day for 2 days.
07/03/1931 Goes 5-5 against the Boston Terriers, with 2 2B, 2 RBI and 2 R.
08/11/1931 Injured (Bruised thumb), day-to-day for 2 days.
01/01/1932 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 9 (10); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 12 (16).
04/24/1932 Injured (Fever), out for 4 days.
05/04/1932 Injured (Torn abdominal muscle), out for 3 months.
06/19/1932 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, requires surgery and will miss another 4 months.
09/19/1932 Suffered setback in recovery from injury, will miss another 5-6 weeks.
01/01/1933 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 9 (10); Power: 2 (2); Eye: 12 (16).
01/01/1934 OSA scouting updated ratings (potential): Contact: 8 (10); Power: 1 (2); Eye: 12 (16).
10/19/1934 Retired from professional baseball.
LEADERBOARD APPEARANCES
Year GS Rank
1918 127 4
1919 158 1
Year H Rank
1918 151 7
1919 196 7
Year 2B Rank
1919 36 3
Year RBI Rank
1920 105 4
1921 97 8
Year HP Rank
1919 11 3
Year SH Rank
1922 27 2
1928 19 10
Year SF Rank
1919 9 3
1921 7 6
Year AVG Rank
1918 .315 5
1920 .337 10
Year OBP Rank
1918 .377 3
1919 .378 9
1920 .403 4
Year RC Rank
1918 69.18 9
1919 95.86 8
Year RC/27 Rank
1918 5.02 8
1919 5.55 9
1920 7.14 10
Year WOBA Rank
1920 .394 9
Year OPS Rank
1918 .754 9
Year WAR Rank
1918 6.1 4
1919 7.0 5
1920 6.2 7
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