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Country Brown



Elias Brown
(Circus Country)
Real name Elias Bryant
Born: March 28, 1896 in Atlanta, GA
Died: December 25, 1937 in New York, NY
          (41 years old)

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Notes:


• College: Morris Brown College (Atlanta, GA)
• Buried: Frederick Douglass Cemetery (Staten Island, NY)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
7
1919
1931
BAG/BRG
13.2
-1.6
-0.0
14.9
-0.0
2
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG
7.6
-1.6
-0.0
9.2
-0.0
3
SS
7
1917-18
1926
MULT
7.4
7.2
-0.7
0.0
0.9
4
3B
8
1918
1930
BAG/BRG
6.6
5.1
0.4
0.2
0.7
5
SP
3
1919
1921
BRG/BAG
4.4
-0.8
0.1
5.1
-0.0
6
SS
3
1919
1925
BAG/BRG
4.4
3.9
-0.1
0.0
0.5
7
SP
3
1917-18
1919
NLG/BRK
4.3
0.6
0.1
3.7
-0.0
8
CF
3
1924
1926
BAG/WP
3.9
2.9
1.3
-0.1
-0.1
9
SP
3
1924
1926
BAG/WP
3.7
-1.3
0.0
4.9
0.0
10
1B
3
1919
1924
WP/BAG
3.4
3.4
-0.2
0.4
-0.1
11
1B
3
1918
1921
MULT
3.2
2.8
0.7
0.0
-0.4
12
SP
5
1920
1924
BAG/WP
2.8
0.1
0.0
2.7
0.0
13
SP
3
1919
1926
NLG/BAG
2.7
1.4
-0.3
1.7
-0.1
14
1B
4
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
2.4
2.0
0.6
0.0
-0.2
15
C
4
1919
1922
BAG/BRG
2.4
1.3
0.8
-0.2
0.5
16
LF
5
1919
1924
BAG/WP
2.0
2.2
0.3
0.0
-0.5
17
SP
2
1921
1922
BAG
1.9
-0.2
0.0
2.1
0.0
18
LF
3
1917-18
1919
NLG/BRK
1.6
1.9
0.1
0.0
-0.3
19
C
3
1923
1925
WP
1.5
1.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
20
SP
4
1919
1922
NLG/BAG
1.4
-1.0
0.2
2.3
-0.0
21
1B
3
1922
1930
BRG/BAG
1.2
1.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
22
CF
3
1917-18
1919
NLG/BRK
1.1
1.7
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
23
C
3
1917-18
1919
MULT
1.0
1.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
24
2B
2
1921
1922
BAG
1.0
-0.3
1.1
0.0
0.2
25
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.9
0.6
0.4
0.0
-0.0
26
2B
3
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
0.9
-0.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
27
C
3
1917-18
1919
MULT
0.8
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
28
2B
2
1918
1925
MULT
0.8
0.5
0.2
0.0
0.1
29
CF
2
1920
1921
BAG
0.8
1.6
-0.6
0.0
-0.3
30
3B
2
1919
1922
BAG
0.7
0.1
0.6
0.0
0.1
31
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
32
CF
6
1917-18
1933
BRG/BRK
0.6
0.9
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
33
3B
2
1918
1919
NLG
0.6
0.9
-0.5
0.0
0.1
34
RF
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.6
0.2
0.4
0.0
-0.0
35
C
2
1923
1926
WP/BAG
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
36
CF
1
1918
1918
HIL
0.5
0.0
0.5
0.0
-0.0
37
SP
2
1924
1925
WP
0.5
0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
38
LF
3
1923
1925
WP
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
39
2B
2
1924
1925
WP
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
40
RF
3
1924
1926
BAG/WP
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.0
41
SP
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
42
C
3
1924
1928
BRG/WP
0.5
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.0
43
SS
1
1925
1925
WP
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
44
LF
1
1918
1918
BAG/HIL
0.5
0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
45
RF
1
1918
1918
HIL
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
46
LF
3
1928
1931
BRG
0.4
0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.0
47
RF
2
1922
1925
BAG
0.4
0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
48
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG
0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.8
-0.0
49
2B
4
1918
1921
BAG
0.4
1.8
-1.7
0.0
0.3
50
SP
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
51
SP
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.6
0.0
52
C
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
53
RF
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.3
0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
54
RF
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
55
RP
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
56
CF
2
1918
1919
BAG
0.3
-0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.0
57
3B
2
1918
1919
NLG/BRG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
58
SP
2
1918
1919
HIL/BAG
0.3
-0.1
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
59
2B
1
1924
1924
WP
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
60
SP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
61
LF
1
1918
1918
BAG
0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.0
62
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
63
SP
1
1923
1923
WP
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
64
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
65
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
66
CF
1
1919
1919
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
67
SS
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
68
CF
2
1919
1922
BAG/BRG
0.2
0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
69
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
70
C
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
72
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
73
RP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.5
0.0
74
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
75
LF
1
1933
1933
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
76
2B
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
77
3B
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
RF
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
79
1B
1
1933
1933
BRG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
80
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
81
RP
4
1918
1925
BAG/WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
82
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
83
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
84
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
85
SP
1
1919
1919
BRG/BAG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.2
-0.0
86
3B
1
1918
1918
BAG/HIL
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
87
SS
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
88
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
89
SP
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
90
LF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
91
RP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
92
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
94
SP
2
1921
1925
BAG
0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.7
0.0
95
2B
2
1928
1931
BRG
0.1
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
96
CF
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
97
RP
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
98
SS
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
99
LF
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
100
C
1
1920
1920
BAG
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
101
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
102
CF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
RP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
104
C
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
105
3B
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
106
SP
2
1931
1933
BRG
0.0
-0.1
-0.0
0.1
-0.0
107
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
RF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
-
1
1925
1925
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
2B
1
1925
1925
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
113
CF
2
1921
1924
BAG/WP
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
114
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
115
C
3
1918
1921
BAG/NLG
0.0
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.2
116
2B
1
1918
1918
BAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
LF
2
1921
1923
WP/BAG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
118
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
119
CF
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.0
0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
120
2B
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
122
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
1B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
SS
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
-
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
SS
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
127
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
128
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
129
C
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
130
-
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
131
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
132
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
133
SS
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
134
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
135
3B
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
137
C
4
1924
1933
WP/BRG
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
138
2B
1
1919
1919
BRG/NLG
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
139
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
140
SS
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
141
C
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
142
SS
2
1919
1923
WP/NLG
-0.1
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.1
143
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
144
2B
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
145
CF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
146
SS
1
1933
1933
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
147
RF
1
1933
1933
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
148
-
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
149
RP
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
150
CF
2
1918
1919
NLG/BAG
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
151
1B
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
152
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
153
LF
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
154
2B
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
155
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
156
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
157
RP
2
1918
1919
BAG/HIL
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
158
1B
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
159
SP
2
1918
1919
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
0.5
-0.6
-0.0
160
SS
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
161
SS
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
162
2B
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
163
1B
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
164
-
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
165
C
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
166
C
3
1922
1926
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.1
167
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
168
3B
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
-0.2
0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
169
SP
2
1918
1919
BAG/NLG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.1
0.0
170
SP
2
1918
1919
BRG/BAG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
171
RF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
172
-
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
173
C
2
1918
1922
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
174
RF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
175
RP
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
176
3B
2
1923
1924
WP
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
177
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
178
2B
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
179
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
180
SP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
181
1B
1
1918
1918
NLG/HIL
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
182
SS
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
183
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
184
CF
1
1918
1918
BAG/HIL
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
185
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
186
C
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
187
1B
4
1917-18
1926
BRK/BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.2
-0.1
-0.3
188
SS
2
1923
1924
WP
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
189
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
190
LF
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
191
-
2
1925
1928
BAG/BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
192
SP
3
1923
1925
WP
-0.4
-0.7
0.0
0.3
0.0
193
LF
2
1919
1921
BAG/BRG
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
194
SP
4
1917-18
1921
MULT
-0.4
-0.5
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
195
2B
3
1930
1933
BRG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
196
-
2
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
197
SS
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
198
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
199
RP
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
200
1B
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
201
-
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.5
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
202
RP
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
203
1B
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.5
-0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
204
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
205
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
-0.6
-0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.2
206
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
207
RF
2
1918
1919
MULT
-0.6
-0.1
0.1
-0.6
-0.0
208
RP
1
1926
1926
BAG
-0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.5
-0.0
209
C
4
1919
1926
BRG/BAG
-0.7
-1.1
0.3
0.0
0.2
210
CF
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.7
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
-0.0
211
LF
3
1919
1921
BRG/BAG
-0.7
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
212
RP
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
0.0
213
RP
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.8
-0.3
-0.1
-0.3
-0.0
214
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
0.0
215
CF
4
1919
1925
MULT
-0.8
-0.6
-0.0
-0.2
-0.0
216
RP
3
1923
1925
WP
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.9
0.0
217
RP
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
218
-
2
1928
1930
BRG
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
219
LF
2
1925
1926
BAG
-1.0
-1.2
0.4
0.0
-0.2
220
-
1
1919
1919
BRG
-1.0
-0.3
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
221
CF
1
1918
1918
NLG
-1.0
-0.4
-0.1
-0.5
-0.0
222
3B
3
1924
1928
MULT
-1.2
-0.9
-0.3
0.0
0.0
223
SP
5
1918
1926
BAG
-2.2
-0.9
0.0
-1.3
0.0

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Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

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Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James