George Foster

Position
Left Fielder
Years
1969-1986
Hall Rating
83
Next Ballot
George Foster is next eligible for the Hall of Fame via the Modern Baseball Era Committee in 2024.
Peak
42%
Longevity
58%

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Franchise Contributions by Hall Rating

Career Statistics

Win-Value Statistics
WAR WAA adjWAR adjWAA
About the stats
44.2 18.4 45.0 24.7
Run-Value Statistics
Bat Run DP Fld Pos
231 -10 -16 38 -67
Season-by-Season Statistics
Year Team WAA WAR
1969 SFG 0.0 0.0
1970 SFG 0.0 0.1
1971 2 teams 0.0 1.8
1971 SFG -0.2 0.2
1971 CIN 0.2 1.6
1972 CIN -1.1 -0.6
1973 CIN 0.5 0.6
1974 CIN 0.0 1.0
1975 CIN 3.2 4.8
1976 CIN 4.0 5.9
1977 CIN 6.3 8.4
1978 CIN 2.8 4.9
1979 CIN 3.5 5.1
1980 CIN 2.0 4.1
1981 CIN 2.1 3.7
1982 NYM -2.7 -0.6
1983 NYM -1.4 0.8
1984 NYM 0.2 2.3
1985 NYM -0.1 1.7
1986 2 teams -0.8 0.2
1986 NYM -0.4 0.4
1986 CHW -0.4 -0.2
BBWAA Voting Results
Year Percentage
1992
5.6%
1993
6.9%
1994
3.5%
1995
4.1%
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