John Cason - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

John Cason



John Cason


Born: February 9, 1895 in Norfolk, VA


Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'9"
Wt: 172
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BRG
EAS
23
C
16
58
50
3
8
1
0
0
6
0
5
1
2
.160
.250
.180
.430
20
BRG
EAS
24
C
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
HIL
25
2B
10
28
24
3
5
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
0
.208
.321
.208
.530
66
BRG
EAS
26
C
9
32
29
2
8
0
0
0
4
0
1
1
1
.276
.323
.276
.598
57
BRG
EAS
27
C
2
7
6
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.167
.167
.167
.333
-8
28
C
30
109
102
8
22
4
1
0
9
0
5
0
2
.216
.252
.275
.527
60
BRG
ECL
29
C
28
114
101
7
30
6
2
0
13
2
10
3
.297
.360
.396
.756
139
BRG
ECL
30
C
32
120
107
6
29
1
0
1
7
0
7
6
.271
.316
.308
.624
62
BRG
ECL
31
C
19
71
64
3
8
0
0
0
1
0
3
2
2
.125
.188
.125
.313
-14
ECL
33
C
33
120
103
8
30
4
0
0
13
3
12
2
3
.291
.376
.330
.706
84
10
5
C
181
664
591
40
141
16
3
1
53
5
46
7
20
.239
.301
.281
.582
66
162 Game Average
594
529
36
126
14
3
1
47
4
41
9
18
.239
.301
.281
.582
66
 
Team Lg Pos
10
Negro Leagues
180
663
590
40
140
16
3
1
53
5
46
7
20
.237
.300
.280
.580
65
1
vs Major Leagues
1
1
1
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
1.000
2.000
613
 
Team Lg Pos
8
Brooklyn Royal Giants
C
129
495
443
28
103
12
3
1
40
2
31
4
17
.233
.289
.280
.569
64
1
Hilldale Club
2B
10
28
24
3
5
0
0
0
0
0
3
1
0
.208
.321
.208
.530
67
1
Birmingham Black Barons
C
9
21
21
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.143
.143
.143
.286
-7
1
Bacharach Giants
C
31
113
98
4
26
3
0
0
11
3
11
2
2
.265
.351
.296
.647
69
1
New York Lincoln Giants
2B
2
7
5
4
4
1
0
0
2
0
1
0
1
.800
.833
1.000
1.833
371



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BRG
EAS
58
.224
.348
8.6%
8.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.020
.066
BRG
EAS
5
.000
.329
0.0%
8.9%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.068
HIL
28
.283
.314
10.7%
8.6%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.060
BRG
EAS
32
.281
.341
3.1%
7.9%
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.129
BRG
EAS
7
.136
.335
0.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.098
109
.246
.303
4.6%
6.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.059
.083
BRG
ECL
114
.345
.288
8.8%
6.1%
0.0%
1.1%
.099
.087
BRG
ECL
120
.282
.345
5.8%
8.3%
0.8%
1.7%
.037
.122
BRG
ECL
71
.162
.340
4.2%
9.6%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.111
ECL
120
.335
.348
10.0%
7.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.039
.124
10
5
664
.275
.327
6.9%
7.7%
0.2%
1.1%
.042
.101
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
10
Negro Leagues
663
.274
.327
6.9%
7.7%
0.2%
1.1%
.042
.101
1
vs Major Leagues
1
.951
.271
0.0%
6.9%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.075
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
8
Brooklyn Royal Giants
495
.266
.324
6.3%
7.6%
0.2%
1.1%
.047
.099
1
Hilldale Club
28
.283
.314
10.7%
8.6%
0.0%
0.1%
.000
.060
1
Birmingham Black Barons
21
.138
.293
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.065
1
Bacharach Giants
113
.313
.348
9.7%
7.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.031
.124
1
New York Lincoln Giants
7
.693
.348
14.3%
7.8%
0.0%
1.5%
.200
.124

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