Sylvester Foreman - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Sylvester Foreman



Sylvester Foreman
(Hooks)

Born: August 4, 1895 in Foreman, OK
Died: August 23, 1940 in Kansas City, MO
          (45 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
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• Buried: Fairview Cemetery (Coffeyville, KS)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
KCM
NNL
25
C
43
122
107
11
23
3
2
0
12
2
9
1
5
.215
.282
.280
.562
61
27
C
9
32
29
3
7
0
1
0
0
0
3
0
0
.241
.313
.310
.623
67
28
C
15
54
49
8
11
0
0
1
5
0
5
0
0
0
0
.224
.296
.286
.582
59
KCM
MULT
29
C
53
158
135
17
30
4
2
1
15
0
0
19
1
0
0
4
0
0
.222
.318
.304
.622
75
36
C
12
41
33
0
5
1
0
0
2
0
6
2
0
2
.152
.282
.182
.464
33
5
6
C
132
407
353
39
76
8
5
2
34
2
0
42
3
0
1
11
0
0
.215
.301
.283
.584
64
162 Game Average
500
433
48
93
10
6
2
42
2
0
52
41
0
2
14
0
0
.215
.301
.283
.584
64
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Negro Leagues
131
403
349
38
75
8
5
2
34
2
0
42
3
0
1
11
0
0
.215
.301
.284
.585
64
1
vs Major Leagues
1
4
4
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
39
 
Team Lg Pos
3
Kansas City Monarchs
C
97
284
246
29
54
7
4
1
27
2
0
28
1
0
1
9
0
0
.220
.302
.293
.595
68
1
Milwaukee Bears
C
8
28
25
2
6
0
1
0
0
0
3
0
0
.240
.321
.320
.641
71
1
Cleveland Browns
C
9
35
31
4
5
0
0
1
3
0
4
0
.161
.257
.258
.515
40
1
Homestead Grays
C
6
19
18
4
6
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
0
0
.333
.368
.333
.702
93
1
Donaldson's All Stars
-
2
6
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-2
1
Washington Pilots
-
10
35
27
0
4
1
0
0
2
0
6
0
2
.148
.303
.185
.488
39



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
KCM
NNL
122
.263
.323
7.4%
7.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.065
.096
32
.297
.336
9.4%
8.0%
0.0%
1.4%
.069
.119
54
.289
.342
9.3%
0.0%
7.6%
1.9%
0.6%
.061
.088
KCM
MULT
158
.290
.318
12.0%
0.6%
8.1%
19.00
0.6%
1.3%
.081
.119
41
.238
.330
14.6%
0.2%
4.9%
8.1%
3.00
64.18
0.0%
0.8%
.030
.094
5
6
407
.277
.326
10.3%
7.8%
9.1%
0.8%
0.33
54.23
0.5%
1.0%
.068
.106
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Negro Leagues
403
.278
.326
10.4%
7.8%
9.1%
0.8%
0.33
54.23
0.5%
1.0%
.069
.105
1
vs Major Leagues
4
.229
.316
0.0%
8.0%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.129
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
3
Kansas City Monarchs
284
.278
.320
9.9%
7.7%
12.5%
5.8%
0.00
3.28
0.4%
1.1%
.073
.109
1
Milwaukee Bears
28
.307
.339
10.7%
8.0%
0.0%
1.3%
.080
.118
1
Homestead Grays
19
.354
.347
5.3%
5.7%
0.0%
0.0%
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.054
1
Cleveland Browns
35
.253
.340
11.4%
8.7%
2.9%
0.9%
.097
.108
1
Donaldson's All Stars
6
.155
.310
0.0%
6.9%
33.3%
0.9%
0.00
8.04
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.111
1
Washington Pilots
35
.253
.334
17.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.037
.091

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