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Topeka Jack Johnson



John Thomas Johnson
(Kansas Jack; Big)

Born: April 25, 1883 in Topeka, KS
Died: January 29, 1940 in Topeka, KS
          (56 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 196
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Notes:


• High School: Carbondale HS (Carbondale, KS)
• College: Washburn University (Topeka, KS)
• Buried: Mount Auburn Cemetery (Topeka, KS)
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Batting
Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CUG
WES
20
SP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
CIU
WES
22
1B
2
8
7
0
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
.286
.375
.286
.661
100
TOP
WES
23
SS
3
13
13
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.154
.154
.231
.385
27
CIU
WES
24
2B
1
4
4
2
2
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
.500
.500
.750
1.250
381
KEY
NOR
25
RF
3
13
12
2
3
0
1
0
2
0
0
1
0
.250
.308
.417
.724
145
KCG
WES
26
2B
22
89
78
11
17
4
1
0
8
9
0
2
.218
.299
.295
.594
88
KRG
WES
27
SS
1
5
1
2
1
0
0
0
0
3
0
1
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
519
KCG
WES
28
1B
22
100
90
14
20
2
1
1
16
6
8
1
1
.222
.293
.300
.593
73
KRG
WES
29
RF
5
21
15
7
6
0
0
1
3
3
5
0
1
.400
.550
.600
1.150
238
9
6
2B
60
256
223
38
53
8
3
2
34
9
26
2
5
0
.238
.323
.327
.650
106
162 Game Average
691
602
103
143
22
8
5
92
47
70
5
14
0
.238
.323
.327
.650
106
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Chicago Leland Giants
RP
1
3
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
2
Chicago Union Giants
2B
3
12
11
2
4
1
0
0
4
1
0
0
0
.364
.417
.455
.871
194
1
Topeka Giants
SS
3
13
13
0
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.154
.154
.231
.385
27
1
Minneapolis Keystones
RF
3
13
12
2
3
0
1
0
2
0
0
1
0
.250
.308
.417
.724
145
2
Kansas City Giants
2B
44
189
168
25
37
6
2
1
24
6
17
1
3
.220
.296
.298
.593
80
2
Kansas City Royal Giants
RF
6
26
16
9
7
0
0
1
3
3
8
0
2
.438
.625
.625
1.250
292



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CUG
WES
3
.000
.249
0.0%
3.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.042
CIU
WES
8
.331
.311
12.5%
9.0%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.103
TOP
WES
13
.189
.298
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
0.2%
.077
.040
CIU
WES
4
.610
.259
0.0%
4.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.250
.030
KEY
NOR
13
.353
.294
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.167
.058
KCG
WES
89
.284
.298
10.1%
6.4%
0.0%
0.6%
.077
.079
KRG
WES
5
.619
.296
60.0%
6.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.088
KCG
WES
100
.282
.313
8.0%
7.1%
1.0%
0.8%
.078
.099
KRG
WES
21
.509
.316
23.8%
6.9%
4.8%
0.5%
.200
.083
9
6
256
.310
.304
10.2%
6.7%
0.8%
0.7%
.090
.084
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Chicago Leland Giants
3
.000
.249
0.0%
3.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.042
2
Chicago Union Giants
12
.424
.294
8.3%
7.5%
0.0%
0.5%
.091
.076
1
Topeka Giants
13
.189
.298
0.0%
5.9%
0.0%
0.2%
.077
.040
1
Minneapolis Keystones
13
.353
.294
0.0%
6.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.167
.058
2
Kansas City Giants
189
.283
.306
9.0%
6.8%
0.5%
0.7%
.077
.090
2
Kansas City Royal Giants
26
.530
.312
30.8%
6.8%
3.8%
0.6%
.188
.083

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