Steel Arm Johnny Taylor - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Steel Arm Johnny Taylor



John Boyce Taylor


Born: August 12, 1879 in Anderson, SC
Died: March 25, 1956 in Peoria, IL
          (76 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'5"
Wt: 168
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Notes:


• College: Biddle University (Charlotte, NC)
• Buried: Springdale Cemetery (Peoria, IL)
• Relatives: Ben Taylor (Brother) , C. I. Taylor (Brother) , Candy Jim Taylor (Brother)
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
BG
SOU
27
SP
0
2
.000
2
2
2
0
0
16.2
9
6
22
0
2
14
1
2
78
3.24
75
BG
SOU
28
SP
2
1
.667
3
3
3
2
0
26.0
2
2
15
1
3
11
0
5
102
0.69
75
SPG
WES
29
SP
3
1
.750
4
3
3
0
0
32.2
15
10
31
1
6
17
0
1
137
2.76
107
WES
30
SP
2
2
.500
7
5
3
0
0
50.1
18
12
40
0
11
18
0
1
199
2.15
139
SLG
WES
31
SP
3
1
.750
7
4
2
1
0
36.0
15
10
37
3
9
17
0
0
153
2.50
159
WBS
WES
32
SP
1
1
.500
3
2
2
0
0
18.2
18
15
27
0
2
7
0
0
87
7.23
48
33
SP
5
2
.714
9
7
7
1
0
73.2
22
15
59
0
13
35
0
0
282
1.83
199
ABC
WES
34
SP
3
6
.333
11
8
4
0
0
76.1
53
37
80
5
27
28
0
3
346
4.36
86
WES
35
SP
4
2
.667
7
5
4
0
0
49.0
25
17
45
0
12
21
0
1
199
3.12
101
ABC
WES
36
SP
0
0
2
1
0
0
0
1.1
10
9
8
1
1
0
0
1
14
60.75
5
ABC
NNL
40
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0.1
3
3
2
0
2
0
0
1
6
81.00
5
11
9
SP
23
18
.561
56
40
30
4
0
381.0
190
136
366
11
88
168
1
15
1603
3.21
96
162 Game Average
16
13
.561
40
28
21
3
0
270.0
135
96
259
8
62
119
1
11
1135
3.21
96
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
23
18
.561
55
40
30
4
0
375.1
188
136
362
11
87
166
1
15
1578
3.26
95
1
vs Major Leaguers
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
5.2
2
0
4
0
1
2
0
0
25
0.00
0
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Giants
SP
2
3
.400
5
5
5
2
0
42.2
11
8
37
1
5
25
1
7
180
1.69
75
1
St. Paul Gophers
SP
3
1
.750
4
3
3
0
0
32.2
15
10
31
1
6
17
0
1
137
2.76
107
1
Chicago Giants
SP
2
1
.667
5
4
2
0
0
37.0
15
10
29
0
9
9
0
1
145
2.43
123
3
West Baden Sprudels
SP
3
4
.429
10
7
7
0
0
73.0
37
28
74
0
9
36
0
0
301
3.45
101
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
3
1
.750
7
4
2
1
0
36.0
15
10
37
3
9
17
0
0
153
2.50
159
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
3
0
1.000
4
3
3
1
0
32.2
6
4
23
0
8
15
0
0
122
1.10
328
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
3
6
.333
14
9
4
0
0
78.0
66
49
90
6
30
28
0
5
366
5.65
62
1
Louisville White Sox
SP
2
2
.500
4
4
3
0
0
33.1
22
15
35
0
8
17
0
1
144
4.05
78
1
Chicago Black Sox
RP
2
0
1.000
3
1
1
0
0
15.2
3
2
10
0
4
4
0
0
55
1.15
275



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
BG
SOU
27
SP
16.2
1.44
1.10
17.9%
23.5%
2.6%
5.9%
7.00
4.00
0.0%
0.7%
BG
SOU
28
SP
26.0
0.69
0.70
10.8%
21.9%
2.9%
5.3%
3.67
4.13
1.0%
0.3%
SPG
WES
29
SP
32.2
1.13
1.23
12.4%
12.1%
4.4%
7.4%
2.83
1.64
0.7%
0.4%
WES
30
SP
50.1
1.01
1.17
9.0%
13.9%
5.5%
5.6%
1.64
2.48
0.0%
0.8%
SLG
WES
31
SP
36.0
1.28
1.33
11.1%
13.2%
5.9%
7.2%
1.89
1.82
2.0%
0.9%
WBS
WES
32
SP
18.2
1.55
1.29
8.0%
12.8%
2.3%
6.6%
3.50
1.94
0.0%
0.7%
33
SP
73.2
0.98
1.33
12.4%
15.6%
4.6%
7.2%
2.69
1.97
0.0%
0.7%
ABC
WES
34
SP
76.1
1.40
1.31
8.1%
12.2%
7.8%
7.9%
1.04
1.55
1.4%
0.9%
WES
35
SP
49.0
1.16
1.21
10.6%
12.6%
6.0%
7.8%
1.75
1.60
0.0%
0.7%
ABC
WES
36
SP
1.1
6.75
1.17
0.0%
12.3%
7.1%
8.4%
0.00
1.47
7.1%
0.4%
ABC
NNL
40
RP
0.1
12.00
1.34
0.0%
11.1%
33.3%
8.3%
0.00
1.33
0.0%
0.5%
11
9
SP
381.0
1.19
1.23
10.5%
14.0%
5.5%
7.0%
1.91
2.10
0.7%
0.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
11
Negro Leagues
375.1
1.20
1.22
10.5%
13.9%
5.5%
7.0%
1.91
2.09
0.7%
0.7%
1
vs Major Leaguers
5.2
0.88
1.45
8.0%
21.0%
4.0%
8.1%
2.00
2.59
0.0%
1.0%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
Birmingham Giants
SP
42.2
0.98
0.86
13.9%
22.6%
2.8%
5.6%
5.00
4.08
0.6%
0.5%
1
St. Paul Gophers
SP
32.2
1.13
1.23
12.4%
12.1%
4.4%
7.4%
2.83
1.64
0.7%
0.4%
1
Chicago Giants
SP
37.0
1.03
1.17
6.2%
14.1%
6.2%
5.7%
1.00
2.48
0.0%
0.8%
3
West Baden Sprudels
SP
73.0
1.14
1.30
12.0%
13.7%
3.0%
6.6%
4.00
2.08
0.0%
0.7%
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
36.0
1.28
1.33
11.1%
13.2%
5.9%
7.2%
1.89
1.82
2.0%
0.9%
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
32.2
0.95
1.32
12.3%
12.9%
6.6%
6.8%
1.88
1.91
0.0%
0.6%
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
78.0
1.54
1.30
7.7%
12.2%
8.2%
7.9%
0.93
1.55
1.6%
0.9%
1
Louisville White Sox
SP
33.1
1.29
1.21
11.8%
12.7%
5.6%
7.9%
2.13
1.60
0.0%
0.7%
1
Chicago Black Sox
RP
15.2
0.89
1.21
7.3%
12.5%
7.3%
7.8%
1.00
1.60
0.0%
0.7%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
BG
SOU
27
SP
2
78
73
9
22
0
1
0
2
2
14
2
1
0
.301
.338
.329
.666
BG
SOU
28
SP
3
102
92
2
15
1
0
1
0
3
11
5
2
2
.163
.230
.207
.437
SPG
WES
29
SP
4
137
130
15
31
6
0
1
8
6
17
1
0
0
.238
.277
.308
.585
WES
30
SP
7
199
179
18
40
6
2
0
5
11
18
1
8
3
.223
.272
.279
.552
SLG
WES
31
SP
7
153
143
15
37
6
0
3
7
9
17
0
1
2
.259
.303
.364
.666
WBS
WES
32
SP
3
87
83
18
27
6
2
0
3
2
7
0
2
1
.325
.341
.446
.787
33
SP
9
282
258
22
59
12
2
0
1
13
35
0
11
4
.229
.266
.291
.556
ABC
WES
34
SP
11
346
306
53
80
13
1
5
18
27
28
3
10
5
.261
.327
.359
.687
WES
35
SP
7
199
181
25
45
3
3
0
11
12
21
1
5
5
.249
.299
.298
.597
ABC
WES
36
SP
2
14
12
10
8
1
0
1
0
1
0
1
0
0
.667
.714
1.000
1.714
ABC
NNL
40
RP
1
6
3
3
2
1
0
0
0
2
0
1
0
0
.667
.833
1.000
1.833
11
9
SP
56
1603
1460
190
366
55
11
11
55
88
168
15
40
22
.251
.300
.326
.626
 
Team Lg Pos
11
Negro Leagues
55
1578
1437
188
362
54
11
11
55
87
166
15
39
22
.252
.301
.328
.629
1
vs Major Leaguers
1
25
23
2
4
1
0
0
0
1
2
0
1
0
.174
.208
.217
.426
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Giants
SP
5
180
165
11
37
1
1
1
2
5
25
7
3
2
.224
.277
.261
.537
1
St. Paul Gophers
SP
4
137
130
15
31
6
0
1
8
6
17
1
0
0
.238
.277
.308
.585
1
Chicago Giants
SP
5
145
129
15
29
5
2
0
4
9
9
1
6
3
.225
.281
.295
.575
3
West Baden Sprudels
SP
10
301
284
37
74
13
4
0
4
9
36
0
8
4
.261
.283
.335
.618
1
St. Louis Stars I
SP
7
153
143
15
37
6
0
3
7
9
17
0
1
2
.259
.303
.364
.666
1
Chicago American Giants
SP
4
122
107
6
23
6
0
0
1
8
15
0
7
1
.215
.270
.271
.541
3
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
14
366
321
66
90
15
1
6
18
30
28
5
10
5
.280
.351
.389
.741
1
Louisville White Sox
SP
4
144
131
22
35
3
3
0
8
8
17
1
4
2
.267
.314
.336
.650
1
Chicago Black Sox
RP
3
55
50
3
10
0
0
0
3
4
4
0
1
3
.200
.259
.200
.459

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