Tom Forster Stats

Tom Forster was born on Sunday, May 1, 1859, in New York, New York. Forster was 23 years old when he broke into the big leagues on August 4, 1882, with the Detroit Wolverines. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Tom Forster baseball stats page.

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Birth Name:
Thomas W. Forster
Nickname:
Tom
Born On:
05-01-1859  (Taurus)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
New York, New York
Year of Death Data Died On:
07-17-1946 ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
New York, New York
Cemetery:
Mount Hope Cemetery, Hastings-on-Hudson, New York
High School:
Undetermined
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Right
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Unknown
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
153
First Game:
08-04-1882 (Age 23)
Last Game:
08-23-1886
Draft:
Not Applicable
Tom Forster

Tom Forster Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Tom Forster

Tom Forster Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1882 23 Wolverines 21 76 5 7 0 0 0 0 2 5 - - - - 0 - .092 .148 .092
1884 25 Alleghenys 35 126 10 28 5 0 0 0 0 7 - - - - 0 - .222 .263 .262
1885 26 Metropolitans 57 213 28 47 7 2 0 0 18 17 - - - - 1 - .221 .281 .272
1886 27 Metropolitans 67 251 33 49 3 2 1 0 20 20 - - - - 3 - .195 .263 .235
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
4 Years 180 666 76 131 15 4 1 0 40 49 - - - - 4 - .197 .256 .236
Tom Forster

Tom Forster Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1882 Wolverines 2B 21 - - 135 6.4 112 58 54 23 5 n/a n/a n/a .830 0.00
1884 Alleghenys 2B 1 - - 7 7.0 6 2 4 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .857 0.00
1884 Alleghenys 3B 6 - - 22 3.7 18 9 9 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .818 0.00
1884 Alleghenys SS 28 - - 165 5.9 148 45 103 17 8 n/a n/a n/a .897 0.00
1885 Metropolitans 2B 52 - - 299 5.8 270 127 143 29 21 n/a n/a n/a .903 0.00
1885 Metropolitans OF 5 - - 14 2.8 8 8 0 6 0 n/a n/a n/a .571 0.00
1886 Metropolitans 2B 62 - - 387 6.2 345 152 193 42 26 n/a n/a n/a .891 0.00
1886 Metropolitans OF 4 - - 5 1.3 4 3 1 1 1 n/a n/a n/a .800 0.00
1886 Metropolitans SS 1 - - 14 14.0 10 2 8 4 2 n/a n/a n/a .714 0.00
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
2B Totals 136 0 0 828 6.1 733 339 394 95 52 n/a n/a n/a .885 0.00
SS Totals 29 0 0 179 6.2 158 47 111 21 10 n/a n/a n/a .883 0.00
OF Totals 9 0 0 19 2.1 12 11 1 7 1 n/a n/a n/a .632 0.00
3B Totals 6 0 0 22 3.7 18 9 9 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .818 0.00
4 Years 180 - - 1,048 5.8 921 406 515 127 63 n/a n/a n/a .879 0.00
Tom Forster

Tom Forster Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1882 Wolverines - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 38.0 - - -
1884 Alleghenys - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 0.0 - - -
1885 Metropolitans - - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 0.0 11.8 - - -
1886 Metropolitans 9 - - 0 0 n/a 251.0 0.0 12.6 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
4 Years 9 - - 0 0 n/a 666.0 0.0 16.7 - - -
Tom Forster

Tom Forster Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1882 Detroit Wolverines n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1884 Pittsburgh Alleghenys n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1885 New York Metropolitans n/a Undetermined n/a n/a
1886 New York Metropolitans n/a Undetermined n/a n/a


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