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John Foster PBraves

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Career Summary
Years IP W L SV SO ERA WARP
3 60.7 7 2 1 54 4.90 -0.1
Birth Date5-17-1978
Height6' 0"
Weight200 lbs
BatsL
ThrowsL
WARP Summary

Standard

YEAR TEAM AGE G GS IP IP-SP IP-RP W L SV BS QS BQS PA H R ER HR TB BB UBB HBP SO ERA FIP FRA VORP WARP
2002 ATL 24 5 0 5.0 0.0 5.0 1 0 0 0 0 0 28 6 6 6 3 15 6 6 1 6 10.80 12.48 11.16 -2.9 -0.3
2003 MIL 25 23 0 21.0 0.0 21.0 2 0 0 2 0 0 99 30 11 11 5 51 8 6 1 16 4.71 5.83 6.08 -1.0 -0.1
2005 ATL 27 62 0 34.7 0.0 34.7 4 2 1 5 0 0 150 27 17 16 3 42 19 19 2 32 4.15 4.09 4.55 2.7 0.3
Career90060.70.060.77217002776334331110833314544.905.385.65-1.3-0.1

Advanced

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G GS IP FRA FRA+ TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP PPF PVORP PWARP VORP WARP
1999 DNV Rk 18 0 39.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2000 MYR A+ 38 0 48.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 GRN AA 50 0 68.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2001 Pho Wnt 16 0 16.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 ATL MLB 5 0 5.0 11.16 -45 .411 .273 .355 .444 .277 .250 101 -2.9 -0.3 -2.9 -0.3
2002 GWN AAA 55 0 62.0 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .318 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 MIL MLB 23 0 21.0 6.08 72 .319 .263 .329 .407 .256 .362 103 -1.0 -0.1 -1.0 -0.1
2003 IND AAA 27 0 41.3 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .320 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 ATL MLB 62 0 34.7 4.55 100 .242 .271 .347 .445 .276 .255 99 2.7 0.3 2.7 0.3
2005 GWN AAA 3 0 5.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 -.333 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2007 WIC AA 8 0 10.3 4.54 109 .223 .274 .347 .436 .273 .259 108 1.3 0.1 1.3 0.1
2007 ROY Rk 3 0 3.3 0.25 195 .254 .263 .340 .387 .265 .500 91 2.6 0.2 2.6 0.2
2007 TDE Wnt 11 0 9.7 0.00 0 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .222 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2008 OMA AAA 5 0 7.7 11.06 -5 .360 .289 .359 .480 .275 .360 102 -3.1 -0.3 -3.1 -0.3
2008 IDA Rk 9 0 10.7 7.54 76 .284 .269 .344 .427 .266 .333 109 -0.4 -0.0 -0.4 -0.0

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg W L SV G GS IP H BB SO HR GB% BABIP H/9 BB/9 HR/9 K/9 WHIP ERA VORP WARP
1999 DNV Rk 4 1 1 18 0 39.0 28 6 36 0 0% .000 6.5 1.4 0.0 8.3 0.87 1.38 0.0 0.0
2000 MYR A+ 2 1 3 38 0 48.7 48 14 46 2 0% .000 8.9 2.6 0.4 8.5 1.27 1.85 0.0 0.0
2001 GRN AA 8 7 7 50 0 68.7 71 33 63 6 0% .000 9.3 4.3 0.8 8.3 1.51 3.01 0.0 0.0
2001 Pho Wnt 2 1 3 16 0 16.3 16 9 10 1 0% .000 8.8 5.0 0.6 5.5 1.53 3.87 0.0 0.0
2002 ATL MLB 1 0 0 5 0 5.0 6 6 6 3 44% .250 10.8 10.8 5.4 10.8 2.40 10.80 -2.9 -0.3
2002 GWN AAA 8 4 8 55 0 62.0 67 28 48 5 0% .318 9.7 4.1 0.7 7.0 1.53 4.21 0.0 0.0
2003 MIL MLB 2 0 0 23 0 21.0 30 8 16 5 52% .362 12.9 3.4 2.1 6.9 1.81 4.71 -1.0 -0.1
2003 IND AAA 2 2 0 27 0 41.3 44 13 37 4 0% .320 9.6 2.8 0.9 8.1 1.38 3.70 0.0 0.0
2005 GWN AAA 0 0 1 3 0 5.7 2 1 5 0 0% -.333 3.2 1.6 0.0 7.9 0.53 1.58 0.0 0.0
2005 ATL MLB 4 2 1 62 0 34.7 27 19 32 3 43% .255 7.0 4.9 0.8 8.3 1.33 4.15 2.7 0.3
2007 TDE Wnt 0 0 0 11 0 9.7 7 5 7 1 0% .222 6.5 4.6 0.9 6.5 1.24 1.86 0.0 0.0
2007 ROY Rk 1 0 0 3 0 3.3 4 0 6 0 62% .500 10.9 0.0 0.0 16.4 1.21 0.00 2.6 0.2
2007 WIC AA 1 0 1 8 0 10.3 8 5 11 1 50% .259 7.0 4.4 0.9 9.6 1.26 3.50 1.3 0.1
2008 OMA AAA 0 1 0 5 0 7.7 12 6 5 3 36% .360 14.0 7.0 3.5 5.8 2.34 11.69 -3.1 -0.3
2008 IDA Rk 0 0 0 9 0 10.7 11 8 13 2 66% .333 9.3 6.7 1.7 10.9 1.78 5.05 -0.4 -0.0

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT

Injury History

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2006-03-24 2006-10-02 60-DL 192 162 Left Elbow Surgery Tommy John Surgery 2006-06-02
2002-08-18 2002-10-08 15-DL 51 39 General Medical Dizziness -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2006 ATL $350,000
2003 MIL $300,000
YearsDescriptionSalary
2 yrPrevious$650,000
2 yrTotal$650,000

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
2 y 131 d

Details
  • released 10/06 re-signed 3/06
  • contract purchased 4/05
  • Rule 5-MIL 12/03 removed from 40-m 10/03 optioned to Triple-A 7/03 recalled 6/03 optioned to Triple-A 5/03 1 year/$0.3M (03) acquired in trade from ATL 2/03 recalled 8/02 optioned to Triple-A 4/02 optioned to Triple-A 3/02 40-m 11/01

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This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 29-October 16, 2006Christina Kahrl2006-10-17
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: May 10-11Christina Kahrl2006-05-12
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: National League, March 30-April 4Christina Kahrl2006-04-07
This article requires BP Premium accessProspectus Today: InchesJoe Sheehan2005-10-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Division Series, Day SixPaul Swydan2005-10-10
This article requires BP Premium accessPlayoff Prospectus: Atlanta Braves vs. Houston AstrosJoe Sheehan2005-10-05
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 14-20Christina Kahrl2005-09-21
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 8-13Christina Kahrl2005-09-14
This article requires BP Premium accessThe Claussen Pickle, Revisited: An Analysis of Traded Braves Prospects, 1990-2004Jay Jaffe2005-08-08
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 20-25Christina Kahrl2005-07-27
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: April 14-19, 2005Christina Kahrl2005-04-21
Transaction Analysis: March 16-21, 2004Christina Kahrl2004-03-23
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: September 26-October 12Christina Kahrl2003-10-15
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: July 3-8, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-07-09
Prospectus Triple Play: Atlanta Braves, Minnesota Twins, Tampa Bay Devil RaysBaseball Prospectus2003-06-25
This article requires BP Premium accessTransaction Analysis: June 16-22, 2003Christina Kahrl2003-06-25
Transaction Analysis: The CentralsChristina Kahrl2003-01-30
Transaction Analysis: The EastsChristina Kahrl2003-01-25
Transaction Analysis: August 8-11, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-08-14
Transaction Analysis: April 25-29, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-05-01
Transaction Analysis: April 23-24, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-26
Prospectus Feature: Not-in-Book Players: Some Guys We MissedBaseball Prospectus2002-04-12
Transaction Analysis: March 26-30, 2002Christina Kahrl2002-04-02


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