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Terry ForsterHigh Level: MLB Stat Years: 1970-1987 MLB Years: 1971-1986
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World Series Champion

PositionsP-631, OF-1Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameTerry Jay Forster
Height6-3Weight210BatsLeftThrowsLeft
Born DateJanuary 14,1952 [66.035]PlaceSioux Falls,South Dakota
High SchoolSantana (Santee,CA)

DraftedSelected by the Chicago White Sox in the 2nd round (30th overall) of the 1970 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed]
MLB DebutApril 11,1971 [19.088]
OrganizationsCHA [7] LAN [5] ATL [3] CAL [1] MIN [1] PIT [1] Awards1
TBC Player ID11512Retrosheet IDforst001MLBAM ID114317
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts68Walks36Hittable54SO/BB54vsPower54Hitting12Durability61Team.505Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1970nullA--Rel18611.3310010000054.030118029420001.095.00--4.837.001.45.857-
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51Rel19233.99453420015149.2462322523481111.398.340.914.178.702.09.4003.28
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51CL20652.2562062004529100.07531250441045031.196.75--3.969.362.36.5451.73
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51S/R216113.23511239402916172.217469627781206101.469.070.364.076.251.54.3533.06
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51R/CL22783.6259158004924134.012057546481059081.258.040.403.227.032.19.4672.85
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51Rel23332.19171160012437.030129024322001.467.30--5.847.781.33.5002.80
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51S/R242124.372916131081111.01266154741707011.5010.190.573.315.661.71.1433.32
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51Rel25644.4333627007187.0904743732583121.409.270.723.305.981.81.6003.62
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51R/CL26541.934704700402265.0561914223462101.217.710.283.176.342.00.5562.63
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51Rel27125.5117017008216.018111001181001.789.92--6.064.410.73.3333.77
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51Rel28003.09909007011.210440420001.207.71--3.091.540.50-3.44
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51Rel29014.1121021006030.2371414115173001.7010.860.294.404.991.13.0003.38
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51Rel30563.04560560013383.0663828331522041.177.160.333.365.641.68.4553.20
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51R/CL31322.165605600291379.0601919331542021.156.810.343.526.131.74.6003.13
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51Rel32202.70250250014526.2309817102001.3910.120.342.363.371.431.0003.29
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51Rel33232.28460460019159.0492215728371001.307.431.064.255.611.32.4004.39
1986Edmonton TrappersPCLAAAcal-S/R340121.0041300003.09771340004.0027.003.009.0012.001.33.000-
1986California AngelsALMLBcal51Rel34413.51410410017541.0471816217280031.5610.320.443.736.151.65.8003.50
1987Portland BeaversPCLAAAmin-Rel35017.2713013005017.025161401831002.4812.98--9.351.560.17.000-
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter54653.2361439575503181271101.2103445439751457791464241.358.420.423.726.441.73.4540.47
Minor League Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter633.5127126005074.0643429150491001.537.750.126.055.930.98.667-
AAA Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter029.3017116005020.034232112171002.7015.050.449.303.100.33.000-
A Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter611.3310010000054.030118029420001.095.00--4.837.001.45.857-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter26423.36263332305015875603.057125322625258479302131.378.490.373.847.131.86.382-
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter11133.041500150007427205.018786706841258141.318.130.263.655.431.49.458-
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter752.291270127006219164.0139504211661015021.247.570.603.595.501.53.583-
California Angels Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter413.51410410017541.0471816217280031.5610.320.443.736.151.65.800-
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter644.4333627007187.0904743732583121.409.270.723.305.981.81.600-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11133.231228114106325220.0206907910911579151.358.420.423.726.441.73.4580.47
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1893.518037700150220.01891018631481453001.537.750.126.055.930.98.667-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51p19455121000000100000.400.400.6001.000315.500.200.200.4470.0020.000.000.000.0050.00
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51p2063191100003101202000.526.550.5261.07610022.588.000.105.4914.559.092.000.000.000.00
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha51p21531000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit51p253626291101000401000.346.346.462.80812227.409.116.115.3540.0014.810.000.000.0022.22
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51p26478141002000001000.500.500.6251.125519.500.125.125.5060.000.000.000.000.0025.00
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51p27170000000001000000.0001.000.0001.000001.000.000.000.711100.000.000.000.000.000.00
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51p29212000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan51p30562000000000000000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51p31568141000000101000.500.500.6251.125519.571.125.125.5010.0011.110.000.000.0025.00
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51p32253120001000100000.667.667.6671.3342031.000.000.000.6050.0033.330.000.000.000.00
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl51p33464000000000001000.000.000.000.000005.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter465787314107102906000.397.413.474.88737586.449.077.115.0002.3310.474.500.000.0016.13
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter3626291101000401000.346.346.462.80812227.409.116.115.0000.0014.810.000.000.0022.22
Chicago White Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter161252121003101302000.480.500.5201.02013128.545.040.120.0003.5710.713.000.000.008.33
Atlanta Braves Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter12715261001000202000.400.400.467.8677117.462.067.067.0000.0011.760.000.000.0016.67
Los Angeles Dodgers Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter14112141002001001000.333.385.417.8025114.333.084.167.0007.140.000.000.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162272111002001302000.397.413.474.88713230.449.077.115.0002.3310.474.500.000.0016.13

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha19P45-4946--10101.0000.220.20-----45100.027.8
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha20P62-1001212-2422.9170.350.223350.026398.440.3
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha21P51-172845285553.9641.040.3114573.745396.231.5
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha22P59-134633144039.9750.660.29-----59100.036.9
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23P17-37214111716.9410.940.43-----17100.010.6
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P29-1115262-3331.9391.070.28-----29100.018.0
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25OF1---------------362.80.6
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25P33-87413111817.9440.520.20-----3691.720.4
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan26P47-652102-1412.8570.260.18-----47100.029.0
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan27P17-1615--661.0000.350.38-----17100.010.5
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan28P9-11241-76.8570.670.55-----9100.05.5
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan29P21-30-11--11111.0000.520.37-----21100.019.1
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan30P56-834181-2322.9570.390.27-----56100.034.6
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl31P56-79315111918.9470.320.23-----56100.034.6
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl32P25-2624-1661.0000.240.23-----25100.015.4
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl33P46-59271-109.9000.200.15-----46100.028.4
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal34P4---1--111.0000.25------4100.02.8
1986California AngelsALMLBcal34P41-41211-213131.0000.320.32-----41100.025.3
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin35P13--26-1881.0000.62------13100.09.2
MLB Totals for P - 16 season(s)-   P614-1100482431518306291.9510.470.2617868.066140.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 1 season(s)-   OF1---------------10.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P17--27-1991.0000.53------170.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1971Chicago White SoxALMLBcha1945----------
1972Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2062----------
1973Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2151----------
1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2259----------
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2317----------
1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2429----------
1977Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2533--------1-
1978Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2647----------
1979Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2717----------
1980Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan289----------
1981Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan2921----------
1982Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBlan3056----------
1983Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3156----------
1984Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3225----------
1985Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl3346----------
1986Edmonton Trappers PCLAAAcal344----------
1986California AngelsALMLBcal3441----------
1987Portland Beavers PCLAAAmin3513----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
1978Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB26100.001001.0100201.009.000.000.0018.0000.001.000
1978Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB26000.003004.0501601.5011.250.002.2513.506.000.00.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersDiv SeriesMLB29000.001000.1000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersChamp. SeriesMLB29000.001000.1000100.000.000.000.0027.0000.00.000
1981Los Angeles DodgersWorld SeriesMLB29000.002002.0103002.004.500.0013.500.000.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0010100000.3000000000.000.000.000.000.0000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 2 yrs100.0020200001.3100003000.756.750.000.0020.2500.001.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 2 yrs000.0050500006.0600046001.679.000.006.009.001.500.00.000

Awards [1]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1984National League Player of the Week (May 28-June 3)1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionRoster for Current Team
1987-06-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Twins. 
1986-11-12Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1986-04-16ContractSigned as Free Agent by Angels. 
1986-04-01Released by Braves. 
1982-12-01ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1982-11-10Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1977-11-22ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1977-10-20Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
1976-12-10TradeTraded by White Sox with Rich Gossage to Pirates for Silvio Martinez and Richie Zisk. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.

Salaries

TopAbout Salary DataPayroll SectionAll $ are USD
YearTeam NamePayrollAgeSalaryServMLB RkTm RkCentileAboveLeague AvgLeague MinCareer*Contracts
1985Atlanta BravesTeam Payroll33483,333-2231464++370,78060,000483,333
1986California AngelsTeam Payroll34170,000-4382038386,34760,000653,333
* Career earnings are a simple calculation of available yearly salaries listed here. They include only base salary and draft signing bonus. Minor league salaries are excluded. The value is not meant to reflect a player's actual career earnings.
* League minimum salaries are displayed in red