From NKAA, Notable Kentucky African Americans Database (main entry)

Foster, Leonard N. "Leo"

(born: 1951) 

Born in Covington, KY, Leonard Foster was drafted by the Atlanta Braves in 1971 and remained with them until 1976, when he was traded to the New York Mets. He played second and third base and shortstop. Foster ended his baseball career in 1977. For more see Leo Foster in the Baseball Almanac.

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“Foster, Leonard N. "Leo",” Notable Kentucky African Americans Database, accessed April 19, 2024,

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