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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
BRG/BAG
13.5
-1.6
-0.0
15.2
-0.0
2
SS
7
1917-18
1926
MULT
7.9
7.2
-0.6
0.0
1.4
3
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG
7.6
-1.6
-0.0
9.3
-0.0
4
3B
8
1918
1930
BAG/BRG
6.9
5.1
0.6
0.3
0.9
5
SS
3
1919
1925
BAG/BRG
4.6
3.9
-0.1
0.0
0.7
6
SP
3
1917-18
1919
NLG/BRK
4.6
0.6
0.1
3.9
-0.0
7
SP
3
1919
1921
BRG/BAG
4.5
-0.8
0.1
5.2
-0.0
8
SP
3
1924
1926
BAG/WP
3.7
-1.3
0.0
5.0
-0.0
9
CF
3
1924
1926
WP/BAG
3.6
2.9
1.2
-0.1
-0.4
10
1B
3
1918
1921
MULT
3.3
2.8
0.8
0.0
-0.4
11
1B
3
1919
1924
BAG/WP
3.1
3.4
-0.2
0.4
-0.4
12
SP
5
1920
1924
BAG/WP
2.9
0.1
0.0
2.8
0.0
13
SP
3
1919
1926
BAG/NLG
2.7
1.4
-0.3
1.7
-0.1
14
1B
4
1918
1921
BAG/NLG
2.5
2.0
0.7
0.0
-0.2
15
C
4
1919
1922
BAG/BRG
2.4
1.3
0.8
-0.2
0.5
16
SP
2
1921
1922
BAG
2.0
-0.2
0.0
2.1
0.0
17
LF
5
1919
1924
BAG/WP
1.9
2.2
0.3
0.0
-0.5
18
C
3
1923
1925
WP
1.7
1.5
0.0
0.0
0.2
19
LF
3
1917-18
1919
BRK/NLG
1.6
1.9
0.1
0.0
-0.3
20
SP
4
1919
1922
BAG/NLG
1.6
-1.0
0.2
2.4
-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
BAG/NLG
0.9
-0.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
27
2B
2
1924
1925
WP
0.8
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.3
28
2B
2
1918
1925
MULT
0.8
0.5
0.2
0.0
0.1
29
C
3
1917-18
1919
MULT
0.8
0.4
0.3
0.0
0.1
30
CF
2
1920
1921
BAG
0.7
1.6
-0.6
0.0
-0.3
31
3B
2
1919
1922
BAG
0.7
0.1
0.6
0.0
0.1
32
SS
1
1925
1925
WP
0.7
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.2
33
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.6
-0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
34
CF
6
1917-18
1933
BRK/BRG
0.6
0.9
-0.3
0.1
-0.1
35
CF
1
1918
1918
HIL
0.6
0.0
0.5
0.0
-0.0
36
C
2
1923
1926
WP/BAG
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
37
3B
2
1918
1919
NLG
0.6
0.9
-0.5
0.0
0.1
38
RF
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.6
0.2
0.4
0.0
-0.0
39
C
3
1924
1928
WP/BRG
0.5
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.0
40
SP
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
41
SP
2
1924
1925
WP
0.5
0.3
0.0
0.2
-0.0
42
LF
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
0.5
0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
43
RF
3
1924
1926
BAG/WP
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
-0.1
44
RF
1
1918
1918
HIL
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
45
SP
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.7
0.0
46
LF
3
1928
1931
BRG
0.4
0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.0
47
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG
0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.8
-0.0
48
SP
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
49
2B
4
1918
1921
BAG
0.4
1.8
-1.8
0.0
0.3
50
C
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.4
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
51
RF
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.3
0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
52
2B
1
1924
1924
WP
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
53
RF
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
54
CF
2
1918
1919
BAG
0.3
-0.0
0.4
0.0
-0.0
55
RP
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
56
SP
2
1918
1919
HIL/BAG
0.3
-0.1
-0.0
0.4
-0.0
57
RF
2
1922
1925
BAG
0.3
0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
58
3B
2
1918
1919
BRG/NLG
0.3
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
59
SP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.3
-0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
60
LF
1
1918
1918
BAG
0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.0
61
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
62
SP
1
1923
1923
WP
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
63
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
64
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
65
CF
1
1919
1919
BRG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
66
SS
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.2
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.1
67
CF
2
1919
1922
BAG/BRG
0.2
0.6
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
68
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
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
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
72
SP
1
1919
1919
BRG/BAG
0.2
0.1
-0.1
0.3
-0.0
73
LF
3
1923
1925
WP
0.2
0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.4
74
RP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.5
0.0
75
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
76
LF
1
1933
1933
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
77
2B
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
78
3B
1
1918
1918
BAG/HIL
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
SP
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.3
-0.0
80
RF
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
81
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
82
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
83
1B
1
1933
1933
BRG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
84
RP
4
1918
1925
WP/BAG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
85
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
86
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
87
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
88
3B
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
89
SS
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
90
RP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
91
SP
2
1931
1933
BRG
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
92
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
SP
2
1921
1925
BAG
0.1
-0.6
0.0
0.7
-0.0
94
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
95
RP
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
96
2B
2
1928
1931
BRG
0.1
0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
97
CF
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-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
RP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
102
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
103
C
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
104
3B
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
105
CF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
106
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
2B
1
1925
1925
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
SS
2
1919
1923
NLG/WP
0.0
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.2
109
-
1
1925
1925
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
RF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
111
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
112
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
113
C
3
1918
1921
BAG/NLG
0.0
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.2
114
2B
1
1918
1918
BAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
CF
2
1921
1924
BAG/WP
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
116
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
117
C
3
1922
1926
BAG
-0.0
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
118
SS
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
120
2B
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
121
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
123
-
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
SS
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
125
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
127
C
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
128
1B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
129
-
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
130
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
131
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
132
CF
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.0
0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
133
3B
2
1923
1924
WP
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
134
SS
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
135
3B
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
137
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
138
LF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
139
C
4
1924
1933
BRG/WP
-0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.0
140
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
141
2B
1
1919
1919
NLG/BRG
-0.1
-0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
142
SS
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
143
C
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
144
LF
2
1921
1923
BAG/WP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
145
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
146
2B
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
147
CF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
148
SS
1
1933
1933
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
149
RP
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
150
RF
1
1933
1933
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
151
-
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
152
CF
2
1918
1919
BAG/NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
153
RP
2
1918
1919
BAG/HIL
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
154
1B
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
155
SP
2
1918
1919
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
0.5
-0.5
-0.0
156
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
157
LF
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
158
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
159
C
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
160
2B
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
161
SP
2
1918
1919
BRG/BAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
162
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
163
SS
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
164
1B
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
165
1B
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
166
SS
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.1
167
SP
2
1918
1919
BAG/NLG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.1
0.0
168
2B
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
169
-
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
170
3B
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
-0.2
0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
171
RP
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.2
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
-0.0
172
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
173
RF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
174
-
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
175
C
2
1918
1922
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
176
RF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
177
2B
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
178
SP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
179
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
180
SS
2
1923
1924
WP
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.1
181
SS
1
1928
1928
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
182
1B
1
1918
1918
HIL/NLG
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
183
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
184
SP
4
1917-18
1921
MULT
-0.3
-0.5
-0.0
0.3
-0.0
185
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
186
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
187
CF
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
188
C
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
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
BRG/BAG
-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
BRG/BAG
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
194
2B
3
1930
1933
BRG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
195
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
196
RP
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
197
-
2
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
198
SS
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.4
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
199
RP
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
200
-
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.5
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
201
1B
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
202
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
203
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
204
C
4
1919
1926
BRG/BAG
-0.6
-1.1
0.3
0.0
0.2
205
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
-0.6
-0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.2
206
1B
4
1917-18
1926
BRK/BAG
-0.6
-0.2
0.3
-0.1
-0.6
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
1B
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.7
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
210
LF
3
1919
1921
BAG/BRG
-0.7
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
211
CF
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.7
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
-0.0
212
RP
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.7
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
-0.0
213
RP
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.7
-0.1
0.0
-0.6
-0.0
214
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
-0.0
215
RP
3
1923
1925
WP
-0.9
0.0
0.0
-0.9
-0.0
216
-
2
1928
1930
BRG
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.8
0.0
217
RP
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.7
0.0
218
CF
4
1919
1925
MULT
-0.9
-0.6
-0.0
-0.2
-0.1
219
CF
1
1918
1918
NLG
-1.0
-0.4
-0.1
-0.5
-0.0
220
-
1
1919
1919
BRG
-1.0
-0.3
-0.6
0.0
-0.0
221
3B
3
1924
1928
MULT
-1.0
-0.9
-0.3
0.0
0.2
222
LF
2
1925
1926
BAG
-1.1
-1.2
0.4
0.0
-0.4
223
SP
5
1918
1926
BAG
-2.1
-0.9
0.0
-1.2
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.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

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