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Sylvester Foreman
Sylvester Foreman
(Hooks)
 
Born: August 4, 1895 in Foreman, OK
Died: August 23, 1940 - 45 years old in Kansas City, MO
Bats: R Throws: R Wt:
Batting Ratings(?)
Fielding Ratings(?)
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Notes:
- Buried: Fairview Cemetery, Coffeyville KS

Overall

Multi-Team Years

Batting Stats
Yr
Tm
Lg
 
G
R
H
   
KCM
NNL
25.9
C
 
43
122
107
11
23
3
2
0
12
2
9
 
1
5
 
.215
.282
.280
.562
60
3.4
.261
MB
NNL
27.9
C
 
8
28
25
2
6
0
1
0
0
0
3
 
0
0
 
.240
.321
.320
.641
79
4.5
.303
CBN
NNL
28.9
C
 
9
35
31
4
5
0
0
1
3
0
4
 
0
0
 
.161
.257
.258
.515
38
2.5
.250
KCM
-
29.9
C
 
52
155
133
17
29
4
2
1
15
0
0
18
1
 
0
0
4
0
0
 
.218
.311
.301
.612
71
4.3
.280
WAP
EWL
36.9
C
 
10
35
27
0
4
1
0
0
2
0
6
 
0
2
 
.148
.303
.185
.488
38
2.7
.250
5
4
C
 
122
375
323
34
67
8
5
2
32
2
0
40
1
 
0
1
11
0
0
 
.207
.297
.282
.578
62
3.7
.270
 
Years Team      
G
R
H
   
2
C
 
95
277
240
28
52
7
4
1
27
2
0
27
1
 
0
1
9
0
0
 
.217
.299
.292
.590
66
3.9
.272
1
C
 
8
28
25
2
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.240
.321
.320
.641
79
4.5
.303
1
C
 
9
35
31
4
5
0
0
1
3
0
0
4
0
 
0
0
0
0
0
 
.161
.257
.258
.515
38
2.5
.250
1
C
 
10
35
27
0
4
1
0
0
2
0
0
6
0
 
0
0
2
0
0
 
.148
.303
.185
.488
38
2.7
.250



Catcher Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
PB
SB
   
RF
KCM
NNL
25.9
C
 
38
245.7
150
112
25
13
1
6
32
 
.913
.963
 
5.02
6.47
MB
NNL
27.9
C
 
7
57.0
35
26
6
3
0
0
0
 
.914
.965
 
5.05
5.73
CBN
NNL
28.9
C
 
9
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
KCM
-
29.9
C
 
45
0.0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
 
.000
 
0.00
0.00
WAP
EWL
36.9
C
 
8
68.7
55
44
9
2
1
0
17
 
.964
.960
 
6.95
6.29
5
4
C
 
107
371.3
240
182
40
18
2
6
49
 
.925
.963
 
5.38
6.32



Outfield Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
KCM
NNL
25.9
OF
 
6
30.7
3
2
0
1
0
 
.667
.936
 
0.59
1.82
1
1
OF
 
6
30.7
3
2
0
1
0
 
.667
.936
 
0.59
1.82



Right Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
KCM
NNL
25.9
RF
 
5
26.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.935
 
0.69
1.60
1
1
RF
 
5
26.0
2
2
0
0
0
 
1.000
.935
 
0.69
1.60



Left Field Stats
Yr Tm
Lg
 
G
Inn
Ch
PO
A
E
DP
   
RF
KCM
NNL
25.9
LF
 
1
4.7
1
0
0
1
0
 
.000
.935
 
0.00
1.70
1
1
LF
 
1
4.7
1
0
0
1
0
 
.000
.935
 
0.00
1.70



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