John Britton - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

John Britton



John A. Britton Jr.
(Jack)

Born: April 21, 1919 in Mount Vernon, GA
Died: December 2, 1990 in Chicago, IL
          (71 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 160
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Oak Woods Cemetery (Chicago, IL)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
SNS
NAL
21
1B
4
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-13
CAG
NAL
23
3B
2
9
9
2
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
37
CC
NAL
24
3B
32
130
123
17
39
3
2
0
12
4
6
0
1
0
.317
.349
.374
.723
124
BBB
25
3B
27
116
110
13
34
3
2
1
17
1
5
0
1
0
.309
.339
.400
.739
130
BBB
NAL
26
3B
13
57
53
9
20
1
1
0
7
2
3
0
1
.377
.411
.434
.845
148
5
4
3B
78
319
302
41
96
7
5
1
38
8
14
0
3
0
.318
.348
.384
.732
125
162 Game Average
663
627
85
199
15
10
2
79
17
29
0
6
0
.318
.348
.384
.732
125
 
Team Lg Pos
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
LF
4
7
7
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-13
1
Chicago American Giants
3B
2
9
9
2
2
0
0
0
2
1
0
0
.222
.222
.222
.444
37
1
Indianapolis Clowns
3B
32
130
123
17
39
3
2
0
12
4
6
0
1
0
.317
.349
.374
.723
124
2
Birmingham Black Barons
3B
40
173
163
22
54
4
3
1
24
3
8
0
2
0
.331
.363
.411
.774
136



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
SNS
NAL
7
.139
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
CAG
NAL
9
.212
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
CC
NAL
130
.345
.310
4.6%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.057
.075
BBB
116
.350
.306
4.3%
7.0%
0.9%
0.5%
.091
.070
BBB
NAL
57
.392
.318
5.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.057
.090
5
4
319
.347
.310
4.4%
7.1%
0.3%
0.5%
.066
.076
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
St. Louis-New Orleans-Harrisburg Stars
7
.139
.318
0.0%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
1
Chicago American Giants
9
.212
.308
0.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
1
Indianapolis Clowns
130
.345
.310
4.6%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.057
.075
2
Birmingham Black Barons
173
.364
.310
4.6%
7.0%
0.6%
0.5%
.080
.076

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