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Keith FoulkeTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1994-2009 MLB Years: 1997-2008
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Rated Prospect
World Series Champion

PositionsP-706Position when DraftedPPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameKeith Charles Foulke
Height6-0Weight200BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateOctober 19,1972 [45.244]PlaceRapid City,South Dakota
High SchoolHargrave (Huffman,TX)
CollegeLewis-Clark State College (Lewiston,ID), Galveston College (Galveston,TX)

DraftedSelected by the San Francisco Giants [Team Picks] in the 9th round (256th overall) of the 1994 Amateur Entry Draft [Signed] ... Selected by the Detroit Tigers [Team Picks] in the 14th round (389th overall) of the 1993 Amateur Entry Draft
Signing ScoutsJohn Shafer
Prospect Rankings[BA] 1997-SFN-#10
MLB DebutMay 21,1997 [24.214]
OrganizationsCHA [6] SFN [4] BOS [3] OAK [2] Awards4Awards Voting3-22
TBC Player ID999Retrosheet IDfoulk001MLBAM ID114342
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts69Walks86Hittable68SO/BB88vsPower68Hitting9Durability69Team.532Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryPitching DetailsStatistical FeatsOther PitchingRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1994Everett GiantsNwstA-sfn-ST21200.93440000019.0174203220001.037.91--1.4010.247.331.000-
1995San Jose GiantsCalifA+sfn-ST221363.50282622100177.0166856916321686201.128.420.811.628.535.25.684-
1996Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-ST231272.76272704200182.2149615616351296101.017.340.791.726.363.69.632-
1997Nashville SoundsAmerAAAcha-ST24005.7911000004.28331041001.7115.431.93--7.710.00--
1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-ST24544.5012120000076.07938381115541201.249.361.301.786.393.60.556-
1997Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--ST0544.5713130000080.28741411215582201.269.711.341.676.473.87.556-
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38S/R24158.261183000044.2604141918331041.7512.091.813.636.651.83.1675.73
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha44Rel24303.4516016005328.228111145210001.158.791.261.576.594.201.0003.98
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29Rel25324.13540540018165.0513130920573141.097.031.242.767.852.85.6004.29
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29Rel26332.226706700319105.072282611211231030.886.150.941.7910.515.86.5002.84
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29CL27312.977207200583488.0663129922911021.006.750.922.259.314.14.7503.21
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29CL28492.337207200694281.0572121322751080.986.330.332.448.333.41.3082.79
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29R/CL29242.906506500351177.2652625713581021.007.530.811.516.724.46.3333.22
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29CL30912.087207200674386.25721201020880170.895.921.042.089.144.40.9003.43
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29CL31532.177207200613283.0632220815793060.946.830.871.638.575.27.6253.16
2005Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-Rel32007.3630300003.28430150002.4519.64--2.4512.275.00--
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29R/CL32555.914304300371545.2533030818340051.5510.451.583.556.701.89.5005.32
2006Lowell SpinnersNYPLA-bos-ST33000.0011000001.0000001000--------9.000.00--
2006Pawtucket Red SoxILAAAbos-S/R33011.8042200005.04110451001.607.20--7.209.001.25.000-
2006Minor Totals (2 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0011.5053200006.04110461001.336.00--6.009.001.50.000-
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos29Rel33314.35440440016049.252242497362021.199.421.631.276.525.14.7504.60
2008Arizona AthleticsArizRkoak-ST35000.0011000001.01000110002.009.00--9.009.001.00--
2008Stockton PortsCalifA+oak-Rel35004.5010100002.02111010101.009.004.50--4.500.00--
2008Sacramento River CatsPCLAAAoak-S/R350012.7941300006.012993070101.8917.054.26--9.950.00--
2008Minor Totals (3 teams)MinorAAA--S/R0009.6462400009.01510104190201.7114.463.860.968.689.00--
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak29Rel35034.0631031009131.0281414713231011.328.132.033.776.681.77.0005.94
2009Newark BearsAtlInd-29R/CL36545.023433100221152.0643029811491001.4411.081.381.908.484.45.556-
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter41373.33619861100406191783.265230029194194718142441.087.461.082.228.213.70.5260.64
Minor League Totals - 7 Season(s)Filter32183.428675116300476.0446206182489139715701.128.380.901.717.464.36.640-
AAA Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter554.9921165000091.110351511519703301.3310.081.471.866.853.68.500-
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1272.76272704200182.2149615616351296101.017.340.791.726.363.69.632-
A+ Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1363.51292632100179.0168867017321696301.128.430.851.618.485.28.684-
A- Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter201.87853000023.1258504280001.219.37--1.5010.507.001.000-
Rk Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter000.0011000001.01000110002.009.00--9.009.001.00--
Ind Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter545.023433100221152.0643029811491001.4411.081.381.908.484.45.556-
Chicago White Sox Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter18192.87346034600216100444.03391481424310342571190.996.840.872.088.584.13.486-
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter1393.7315901590011447177.01687674254014950131.178.481.262.027.523.73.591-
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter942.601030103007644117.285353417331111181.006.501.302.528.493.36.692-
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter158.261183000044.2604141918331041.7512.091.813.636.651.83.167-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings11103.3317321710011453220.01828481265420141121.087.461.082.228.213.70.5240.64
Average Minor - Per ~220 innings1583.42393453100220.0205958422421827301.128.380.901.717.464.36.652-

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1996Shreveport CaptainsTexAAsfn-p2330312102013001614000.323.364.484.84815337.375.161.194.3712.7016.226.002.7031.0030.00
1997Phoenix FirebirdsPCLAAAsfn-p241210110100001200000.100.182.300.4823111.125.200.300.2099.0918.182.000.000.00100.00
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn38p241113020000000402000.154.154.154.3082015.222.000.000.1380.0026.670.000.000.000.00
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29p2672000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0050.000.000.000.000.00
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29p2941000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter2216020000000502000.125.125.125.2502018.182.000.000.0000.0027.780.000.000.000.00
Minor League Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter42413112113002814000.268.318.439.75718448.313.171.220.0004.1716.674.002.0841.0036.36
AAA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1210110100001200000.100.182.300.4823111.125.200.300.0009.0918.182.000.000.00100.00
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter30312102013001614000.323.364.484.84815337.375.161.194.0002.7016.226.002.7031.0030.00
San Francisco Giants Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1113020000000402000.154.154.154.3082015.222.000.000.0000.0026.670.000.000.000.00
Chicago White Sox Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter113000000000100000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.0033.330.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games162118015000000037015000.125.125.125.250150133.182.000.000.0000.0027.780.000.000.000.00
Average Minor - Per 162 games16215812428441200831415000.268.318.439.7576915185.313.171.220.0004.1716.674.002.0841.0036.36

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1994Everett Giants NwstA-sfn21P4---31143.7500.75------4100.05.3
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn22P28--1025123635.9721.25------28100.020.0
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn23P27--1129114140.9761.48------3090.019.4
1997Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn24P12--291-1211.9170.92------12100.08.4
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha24P1---1-1111.0001.00------1100.00.7
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha24P16-2814-1551.0000.310.18-----16100.09.9
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn24P11-44572-1412.8571.090.27-----11100.06.8
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha25P54-65182-119.8180.170.14-----54100.033.3
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha26P67-1055131-1918.9470.270.17-----67100.041.6
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha27P72-8873-110101.0000.140.11-----72100.044.4
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha28P72-81711--18181.0000.250.22-----72100.044.4
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha29P65-7766-112121.0000.180.16-----65100.040.1
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak30P72-86312-115151.0000.210.17-----72100.044.4
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos31P72-83511-116161.0000.220.19-----72100.044.4
2005Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos32P3---1--111.0000.33------3100.04.0
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos32P43-45-3--331.0000.070.07-----43100.026.5
2006Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos33P1---------------1100.01.3
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos33P4--11--221.0000.50------4100.02.8
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos33P44-49151-76.8570.140.12-----44100.027.2
2008Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak35P1---------------1100.01.8
2008Stockton Ports CalifA+oak35P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Stockton Ports CalifA+oak35P1---------------1100.00.7
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak35P4--2---221.0000.50------4100.02.8
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35P31-313---331.0000.100.10-----31100.019.3
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P619-782448365133127.9550.210.16-----6190.00.0
AAA Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P21--511111716.9410.76------210.00.0
AA Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P27--1129114140.9761.48------270.00.0
A+ Totals for P - 2 season(s)-   P30--1025123635.9721.17------300.00.0
A- Totals for P - 3 season(s)-   P8---41154.8000.50------80.00.0
Rk Totals for P - 1 season(s)-   P1---------------10.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1994Everett Giants NwstA-sfn214----------
1995San Jose Giants CalifA+sfn2228----------
1996Shreveport Captains TexAAsfn2327----------
1997Phoenix Firebirds PCLAAAsfn2412----------
1997Nashville Sounds AmerAAAcha241----------
1997Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2416----------
1997San Francisco GiantsNLMLBsfn2411----------
1998Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2554----------
1999Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2667----------
2000Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2772----------
2001Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2872----------
2002Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2965----------
2003Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3072----------
2004Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3172----------
2005Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos323----------
2005Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3243----------
2006Lowell Spinners NYPLA-bos331----------
2006Pawtucket Red Sox ILAAAbos334----------
2006Boston Red SoxALMLBbos3344----------
2008Arizona Athletics ArizRkoak351----------
2008Stockton Ports CalifA+oak352----------
2008Sacramento River Cats PCLAAAoak354----------
2008Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak3531----------

Other Pitching Statistics

TopRegular Season PitchingAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPct
2000Chicago White SoxDiv SeriesMLB270111.572002.1432202.8615.430.007.717.711.000.00.000
2003Oakland AthleticsDiv SeriesMLB30013.6030300205.04220230001.207.200.003.605.401.503.60.000
2004Boston Red SoxDiv SeriesMLB31000.0020200113.02000150001.006.000.003.0015.005.000.00.000
2004Boston Red SoxChamp. SeriesMLB31000.0050500316.01000660001.171.500.009.009.001.000.00.000
2004Boston Red SoxWorld SeriesMLB31101.8040400415.04111180001.007.201.801.8014.408.001.801.000
2006Boston Red SoxMLB Spring TrainingMLB33014.5040400004.0422003001.009.000.000.006.7504.50.000
2008Oakland AthleticsMLB Spring TrainingMLB350012.6050500005.0887143002.4014.401.807.205.400.7514.40.000
MLB Spring Training Totals - 2 yrs019.0090900009.012109146001.7812.001.004.006.001.5010.00.000
MLB Playoffs - Divisional Series Totals - 3 yrs024.35707003110.310250510001.458.710.004.358.712.001.74.000
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs000.0050500316.0100066001.171.500.009.009.001.000.00.000
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs101.8040400415.0411118001.007.201.801.8014.408.001.801.000

Awards [4]

TopAwards SectionAbout Awards
YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1995California League All-Star Team (P)1
1996Texas League All-Star (P) ... Texas League Pitcher of the Year2
2003AL Rolaids Relief Pitcher of the Year1

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
2008-08-30InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-07-04InjuredDisabled -- Right shoulder inflammation 
2008-05-09InjuredActivated from DL 
2008-04-20InjuredDisabled -- Neck stiffness 
2007-02-16Retired 
2007-01-04ContractSigned by Indians (1-year, mutual option for 2008) 
2006-12-01Offered Abritration by Red Sox 
2006-08-18InjuredActivated from DL 
2006-06-13InjuredDisabled -- tendinitis in his right elbow 
2005-09-01InjuredActivated from DL 
2005-07-06InjuredDisabled -- left knee arthroscopy 
2004-01-07ContractSigned as Free Agent by Red Sox. 
2003-10-27Free AgentGranted Free Agency. 
2002-12-03TradeTraded by White Sox with Joe Valentine, Mark Johnson and Cash to Athletics for Daylon Holt, Neal Cotts and Billy Koch. 
1997-07-31TradeTraded by Giants with Ken Vining, Brian Manning, Bob Howry, Mike Caruso and Lorenzo Barcelo to White Sox for Roberto Hernandez, Danny Darwin and Wilson Alvarez. 
1994-06-03Contractsigned 
* 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
1997San Francisco GiantsTeam Payroll24150,000-76637-1,182,177150,000150,000
1997Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll24150,000-76637-1,182,177150,000150,000
1998Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll25185,000-70918211,276,192170,000335,000
1999Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll26255,000-62112311,454,491200,000590,000
2000Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll27375,000-51214431,394,248200,000965,000
2001Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll283,100,000-210877++1,897,758200,0004,065,000
2002Chicago White SoxTeam Payroll294,000,000-178680++2,011,045200,0008,065,000
2003Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll306,000,000-112286++2,163,527300,00014,065,000
2004Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll313,500,000-1731481++2,070,100300,00017,565,000
2005Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll327,500,000-86791++2,189,055300,00025,065,000
2006Boston Red SoxTeam Payroll337,750,000-95789++2,365,072327,00032,815,000
2008Oakland AthleticsTeam Payroll35700,000-46914492,696,252390,00033,515,000
* 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