Johnny Bright - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Johnny Bright



John Bright
(Brighty)

Born: 1888 birthplace unknown
Died: June 24, 1908 in Cleveland, OH
          (20 years old)

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Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
SP
26
1907-1932
52.7
4.6
0.3
48.0
-0.1
2
SP
19
1907-1926
37.8
13.4
-5.0
31.1
-1.8
3
SP
14
1900-1914
29.0
-0.2
-0.4
30.0
-0.4
4
SP
11
1899-1911
27.3
0.9
-0.3
26.8
-0.1
5
SP
18
1900-1919
23.7
11.3
0.9
12.6
-1.1
6
SP
16
1902-1917
15.2
2.4
0.3
12.7
-0.2
7
SP
22
1896-1917
14.8
7.2
-0.7
9.0
-0.6
8
SP
5
1904-1909
13.8
-0.4
-0.0
14.2
0.0
9
SP
17
1903-1921
12.9
0.6
0.3
12.2
-0.2
10
SP
9
1904-1912
12.8
-0.7
-0.8
14.6
-0.2
11
SP
13
1900-1913
9.2
2.6
-1.0
8.2
-0.5
12
SP
18
1906-1927
5.9
3.4
-0.6
3.2
-0.2
13
SP
4
1905-1908
5.2
-0.4
0.2
5.4
-0.0
14
SP
11
1907-1920
4.8
-0.6
-0.0
5.5
-0.0
15
SP
7
1905-1914
2.7
0.6
-0.5
2.7
-0.1
16
SP
3
1907-1909
2.6
-0.3
-0.2
3.1
-0.0
17
SP
6
1898-1911
2.2
0.6
-0.0
1.7
-0.1
18
SP
4
1904-1908
2.2
0.0
-0.4
2.6
-0.0
19
SP
5
1906-1911
1.8
-0.5
0.0
2.3
0.0
20
SP
2
1907-1909
1.8
0.1
-0.0
1.7
-0.0
21
SP
8
1905-1911
1.7
-0.3
0.9
1.2
-0.1
22
SP
3
1906-1913
1.5
0.0
-0.2
1.7
-0.0
23
SP
3
1905-1909
1.4
0.1
0.0
1.3
-0.0
24
SP
7
1899-1910
1.4
0.1
0.1
1.2
-0.0
25
SP
4
1906-1913
1.2
0.2
-0.2
1.2
-0.0
26
SP
7
1904-1913
1.2
0.2
-0.5
1.2
0.2
27
SP
2
1906-1908
1.0
0.3
0.0
0.7
-0.0
28
SP
3
1905-1907
1.0
-0.3
-0.0
1.3
-0.0
29
SP
2
1907-1908
0.9
0.0
-0.1
1.0
-0.0
30
SP
3
1907-1909
0.9
-0.2
-0.0
1.1
-0.0
31
SP
6
1901-1911
0.7
-0.1
0.2
0.6
-0.1
32
SP
3
1905-1908
0.6
-0.1
-0.0
0.8
0.0
33
SP
3
1905-1907
0.6
-0.1
0.2
0.6
-0.0
34
SP
14
1887-1908
0.5
0.3
-0.2
0.5
-0.2
35
SP
10
1894-1908
0.5
0.1
-0.1
0.6
-0.1
36
SP
1
1907
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
37
SP
5
1905-1909
0.4
-0.1
0.6
-0.1
-0.1
38
SP
1
1907
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
39
SP
1
1907
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
40
SP
4
1902-1913
0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.1
-0.0
41
SP
2
1902-1908
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.3
-0.0
42
SP
3
1907-1909
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
43
SP
5
1907-1914
-0.1
-0.2
0.2
-0.1
-0.0
44
SP
4
1897-1907
-0.2
-0.3
-0.1
0.2
-0.0
45
SP
5
1903-1909
-0.5
0.4
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
46
SP
4
1906-1912
-0.5
0.0
-0.0
-0.5
-0.0
47
SP
4
1900-1908
-0.8
-0.1
0.0
-0.7
-0.1
48
SP
8
1900-1908
-6.3
-0.8
-0.2
-5.2
0.0

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