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Ultimate Mets Database popularity ranking: 34 of 981 players
Foster
George Arthur Foster
Born: December 1, 1948 at Tuscaloosa, Ala.
Throws: Right Bats: Right
Height: 6.01 Weight: 198

George Foster has been the most popular Ultimate Mets Database daily lookup 16 times, most recently on February 17, 2014.

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First Mets game: April 8, 1982
Last Mets game: August 6, 1986





Winner of National League Most Valuable Player award, 1977. (Cincinnati Reds)
Winner of National League Player of the Week award, May 8, 1983, June 8, 1986. (New York Mets)

Uniform Number:15
George Foster also played for the following teams:
Traded by the Cincinnati Reds to the New York Mets in exchange for Alex Treviņo, Greg Harris and Jim Kern on February 10, 1982.

Released by the New York Mets on August 7, 1986.

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Batting Record with New York Mets
Year GABRH2B3BHRRBIBBIBBSOHBPSBCSSHSFTBAvg.Slg.OBP
1982 151 55064136232137050912321106202.247.367.309
1983 157 60174145192289038511141104252.241.419.289
1984 146 55367149221248630912262206245.269.443.311
1985 129 4525711924121774658720104208.263.460.331
1986 72 23328536113382115301102100.227.429.289
5 years 655 2389290602947993611852949614560221007.252.422.307

  • Led Mets in games with 157 in 1983.
  • Led Mets in home runs with 28 in 1983.
  • Led Mets in runs batted in with 90 in 1983.
  • Led Mets in slugging percentage with .419 in 1983.
  • Led Mets in on base plus slugging with .708 in 1983.
  • Tied for Mets lead in intentional walks with 9 in 1982.
  • Led Mets in hit by pitch with 6 in 1984. Tied for Mets lead in hit by pitch with 4 in 1983.
  • Led Mets in total bases with 252 in 1983.
  • Led Mets in grounded into double play with 13 in 1982 and with 19 in 1983.

Games where George Foster had 2 or more Home Runs
At Chicago (NL) 09/25/83. At Los Angeles (NL) 05/18/86. vs. San Diego (NL) 06/02/86.

Games where George Foster had 4 or more Hits
At St. Louis (NL) 06/19/82. At Chicago (NL) 09/24/83. At Houston (NL) 04/06/84. At Houston (NL) 07/16/84.
At Houston (NL) 07/13/85.

Games played by position
1982: Left Field 138, Outfield 138
1983: Left Field 153, Outfield 153
1984: Left Field 141, Outfield 141
1985: Left Field 123, Outfield 123
1986: Left Field 62, Outfield 62

Lineup Analysis
Number of games in each batting order position in games in which George Foster was in the starting lineup.
Year 1st2nd3rd4th5th6th7th8th9th
1982 008914350000
1983 00414430000
1984 00086540000
1985 00024572000
1986 00001250000
Totals 0093246149122000







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