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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
9
1919
1931
BAG/BRG
15.0
-0.4
-0.0
15.4
-0.0
2
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG
8.4
-0.5
-0.0
9.0
-0.0
3
SS
7
1917-18
1926
MULT
7.6
6.8
-0.6
0.0
1.3
4
3B
8
1918
1930
BAG/BRG
6.9
5.2
0.3
0.4
0.9
5
SP
3
1917-18
1919
BRK/NLG
5.5
1.4
0.1
4.1
-0.0
6
SP
3
1919
1921
BRG/BAG
4.9
-0.5
0.1
5.2
-0.0
7
2B
3
1919
1925
BRG/BAG
4.6
4.1
-0.2
0.0
0.7
8
1B
3
1918
1921
MULT
3.7
3.2
0.9
0.0
-0.4
9
SP
4
1919
1922
BAG/NLG
3.6
-0.3
0.2
3.7
-0.0
10
CF
3
1924
1926
WP/BAG
3.5
2.8
1.2
-0.1
-0.4
11
SP
3
1919
1926
BAG/NLG
3.1
1.7
-0.3
1.8
-0.1
12
SP
3
1924
1926
BAG/WP
3.1
-0.2
0.0
3.3
-0.0
13
SP
5
1920
1924
WP/BAG
3.0
0.4
0.0
2.5
0.0
14
2B
3
1927
1931
BRG
2.9
3.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
15
SP
2
1921
1922
BAG
2.8
0.2
0.0
2.7
0.0
16
1B
3
1919
1924
WP/BAG
2.8
3.0
-0.2
0.3
-0.4
17
C
4
1919
1922
BRG/BAG
2.5
1.3
0.8
-0.1
0.5
18
CF
8
1917-18
1933
BRK/BRG
2.4
1.9
0.3
0.3
-0.1
19
LF
3
1917-18
1919
NLG/BRK
2.0
2.3
0.1
0.0
-0.3
20
1B
4
1918
1921
BAG/NLG
2.0
1.6
0.6
0.0
-0.1
21
LF
5
1919
1924
BAG/WP
1.9
2.3
0.1
0.0
-0.5
22
1B
5
1922
1930
BRG/BAG
1.7
2.5
-0.3
0.0
-0.5
23
CF
3
1917-18
1919
NLG/BRK
1.5
2.2
-0.4
-0.1
-0.2
24
C
3
1923
1925
WP
1.5
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
25
2B
3
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
1.4
0.3
1.2
0.0
0.0
26
2B
2
1921
1922
BAG
1.1
-0.2
1.2
0.0
0.2
27
C
3
1917-18
1919
MULT
1.0
0.6
0.2
0.0
0.1
28
RF
2
1929
1930
BRG
1.0
0.6
0.5
0.0
-0.1
29
C
3
1917-18
1919
MULT
1.0
1.0
-0.1
0.0
0.1
30
SP
2
1927
1928
BRG
1.0
0.1
0.0
0.8
-0.0
31
3B
2
1918
1919
NLG
0.9
1.3
-0.5
0.0
0.1
32
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.9
0.5
0.4
0.0
-0.0
33
2B
2
1918
1925
MULT
0.7
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
34
SS
1
1925
1925
WP
0.6
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.2
35
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
36
SP
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
37
CF
2
1920
1921
BAG
0.6
1.4
-0.6
0.0
-0.2
38
3B
2
1919
1922
BAG
0.6
-0.0
0.5
0.0
0.1
39
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG/BRG
0.6
0.2
-0.2
0.6
-0.0
40
2B
2
1924
1925
WP
0.6
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
41
SP
2
1925
1926
BAG
0.6
-0.0
-0.1
0.7
-0.0
42
SP
2
1921
1925
BAG
0.6
-0.3
0.0
0.8
-0.0
43
SP
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
44
C
2
1923
1926
BAG/WP
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
45
LF
3
1928
1931
BRG
0.5
0.2
0.4
0.0
-0.0
46
SS
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.5
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.2
47
CF
1
1918
1918
HIL
0.5
0.0
0.5
0.0
-0.0
48
SP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
49
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
50
SP
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
51
RF
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.0
52
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
0.4
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
53
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.3
0.0
54
C
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
55
LF
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
0.4
0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
56
3B
2
1918
1919
NLG/BRG
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
57
RF
3
1924
1926
WP/BAG
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.1
58
RF
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.4
0.6
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
59
RF
1
1918
1918
HIL
0.4
0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.0
60
RP
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
61
RF
2
1922
1925
BAG
0.3
0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
62
C
1
1918
1918
NLG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
63
CF
1
1919
1919
BRG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
64
SP
1
1923
1923
WP
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
65
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.3
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.0
66
SP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
67
LF
2
1918
1919
BAG
0.3
-0.1
0.4
0.0
-0.0
68
2B
1
1924
1924
WP
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
SP
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.2
0.0
70
LF
1
1918
1918
BAG
0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.0
71
LF
2
1927
1928
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.2
0.0
-0.1
72
CF
2
1919
1922
BAG/BRG
0.2
0.7
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
73
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
74
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
75
C
5
1919
1928
MULT
0.2
0.7
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
76
RP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.3
0.0
77
RP
1
1929
1929
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
78
2B
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
79
SP
2
1927
1928
BRG
0.2
0.4
-0.0
-0.3
-0.0
80
LF
1
1933
1933
BRG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.0
81
RF
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
82
RF
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.1
0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
83
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
84
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
85
SP
2
1918
1919
HIL/BAG
0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.2
-0.0
86
SP
2
1918
1919
BAG/BRG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
87
1B
1
1933
1933
BRG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
88
SS
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
89
3B
1
1918
1918
BAG/HIL
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
90
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
91
RP
1
1925
1925
WP
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
92
3B
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
0.1
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
93
2B
4
1918
1921
BAG
0.1
1.4
-1.6
0.0
0.3
94
RF
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.0
95
C
3
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.2
96
RP
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
97
SP
2
1931
1933
BRG
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
-0.0
98
SS
2
1919
1923
NLG/WP
0.1
0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.2
99
CF
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
100
3B
1
1928
1928
BRG
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
101
SP
2
1924
1925
WP
0.1
0.8
0.0
-0.8
-0.0
102
SS
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
103
-
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
104
C
3
1922
1926
BAG
0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.3
105
C
1
1921
1921
BAG
0.1
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
106
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
C
1
1929
1929
BRG
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
108
CF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
109
C
5
1924
1933
BRG/WP
0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
110
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
SP
2
1918
1919
NLG
0.0
0.1
0.6
-0.6
-0.0
112
C
2
1919
1927
BRG
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.1
113
RP
4
1918
1925
BAG/WP
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
114
2B
1
1925
1925
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
C
1
1920
1920
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
116
2B
1
1919
1919
BRG/NLG
0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
0.1
117
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
0.0
-0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
118
-
1
1925
1925
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
RF
1
1923
1923
WP
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
120
RP
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
122
SS
2
1928
1929
BRG
0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
123
SS
1
1919
1919
NLG
0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
124
C
1
1919
1919
BAG
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
125
2B
1
1918
1918
BAG
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
LF
1
1925
1925
BAG
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
127
C
1
1922
1922
BAG
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
128
CF
2
1921
1924
WP/BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
129
LF
1
1929
1929
BRG
-0.0
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
130
SS
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
131
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
132
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
133
2B
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
134
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
135
-
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
136
RP
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
137
C
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
138
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
139
-
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
140
1B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
141
-
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
142
LF
3
1923
1925
WP
-0.0
0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
143
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
144
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
145
3B
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.0
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
146
3B
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
147
CF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
148
-
1
1929
1929
BRG
-0.0
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
149
SP
2
1918
1919
BAG/NLG
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.2
0.0
150
2B
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
151
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
152
SS
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
153
LF
2
1921
1923
BAG/WP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
154
2B
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
155
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
156
LF
1
1919
1919
BAG
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.0
157
2B
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
158
-
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
159
SS
1
1933
1933
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.0
160
RF
1
1933
1933
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
161
CF
2
1918
1919
BAG/NLG
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
-0.0
162
-
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
163
1B
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
164
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0
165
LF
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
166
SS
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.1
167
1B
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
168
-
1
1931
1931
BRG
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
169
RP
1
1918
1918
HIL
-0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
170
SS
3
1923
1927
WP/BRG
-0.1
-0.4
0.2
0.0
0.1
171
2B
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
172
C
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
173
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.1
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
174
SS
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
175
2B
1
1918
1918
NLG
-0.1
-0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
176
1B
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
177
-
1
1927
1927
BRG
-0.1
-0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
178
3B
2
1923
1924
WP
-0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
179
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.0
180
3B
1
1917-18
1917-18
BRK
-0.2
0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.0
181
-
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
182
RF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
183
SP
2
1918
1919
BAG/HIL
-0.2
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
184
CF
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.2
0.1
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
185
C
2
1918
1922
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
0.0
186
RF
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
187
2B
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
188
1B
1
1918
1918
HIL/NLG
-0.3
-0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
189
-
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
190
CF
1
1925
1925
BAG
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
191
SP
4
1917-18
1921
MULT
-0.3
-0.3
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
192
SP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
193
C
1
1930
1930
BRG
-0.3
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
194
-
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
195
-
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
196
RP
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.1
-0.0
197
CF
1
1918
1918
HIL/BAG
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.0
198
LF
1
1922
1922
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
199
RP
1
1921
1921
BAG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
200
RP
1
1919
1919
NLG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
201
-
2
1923
1929
WP/BRG
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
-0.4
0.0
202
-
2
1918
1921
NLG/BAG
-0.5
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
203
-
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
204
1B
1
1919
1919
BRG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
205
2B
5
1927
1933
BRG
-0.5
-0.4
-0.3
0.0
0.1
206
RP
1
1918
1918
BAG
-0.5
-0.3
-0.1
-0.1
-0.0
207
RF
2
1918
1919
MULT
-0.5
-0.1
0.2
-0.6
-0.0
208
1B
4
1917-18
1926
BAG/BRK
-0.6
-0.2
0.3
-0.1
-0.6
209
2B
1
1926
1926
BAG
-0.6
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.2
210
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
211
C
4
1919
1926
BAG/BRG
-0.6
-1.1
0.3
0.0
0.2
212
-
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.6
0.0
0.0
-0.6
0.0
213
RP
1
1926
1926
BAG
-0.6
-0.0
0.0
-0.6
-0.0
214
SS
2
1929
1930
BRG
-0.7
-0.2
-0.5
0.0
0.1
215
CF
1
1920
1920
BAG
-0.7
-0.2
-0.4
0.0
-0.0
216
1B
1
1925
1925
WP
-0.7
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.1
217
RF
3
1919
1921
BAG/BRG
-0.7
-0.3
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
218
LF
1
1923
1923
WP
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.8
-0.0
219
RP
3
1923
1925
WP
-0.9
0.1
0.0
-0.9
-0.0
220
RP
1
1924
1924
WP
-0.9
-0.1
0.0
-0.9
-0.0
221
CF
1
1918
1918
NLG
-1.0
-0.3
-0.1
-0.6
-0.0
222
CF
4
1919
1925
MULT
-1.0
-0.6
-0.0
-0.2
-0.1
223
-
1
1919
1919
BRG
-1.0
-0.3
-0.7
0.0
-0.0
224
LF
2
1925
1926
BAG
-1.1
-1.1
0.4
0.0
-0.4
225
C
4
1925
1929
BRG/BAG
-1.1
-0.6
-0.5
0.0
0.1
226
RP
1
1924
1924
WP
-1.1
-0.1
0.0
-1.0
0.0
227
SP
4
1923
1927
WP/BRG
-1.3
-0.4
-0.0
-0.9
-0.0
228
3B
5
1924
1929
MULT
-1.5
-0.1
-1.8
0.0
0.4
229
SP
5
1918
1926
BAG
-1.5
-0.5
0.0
-1.0
0.0
230
-
4
1927
1930
BRG
-1.8
0.0
0.0
-1.9
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