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Johnny Davis



John Howard Davis
(Cherokee)

Born: February 6, 1917 in Ashland, VA
Died: November 17, 1982 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
          (65 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 217
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Notes:


• College: City University of New York (New York, NY)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
23
RP
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NE
NN2
24
CF
26
106
97
10
25
3
2
2
13
0
7
2
.258
.308
.392
.699
105
NE
NN2
25
LF
25
100
87
13
27
1
2
2
22
2
13
0
.310
.400
.437
.837
145
26
CF
36
155
136
28
44
9
2
4
25
3
14
0
5
0
.324
.387
.507
.894
145
27
LF
32
118
105
17
37
4
3
2
23
0
12
0
0
1
0
0
.352
.419
.505
.924
156
MULT
MULT
28
CF
25
99
84
14
28
8
0
4
22
0
0
13
0
2
0
0
.333
.423
.571
.994
186
NE
29
LF
65
271
240
42
76
13
1
7
57
4
29
2
0
.317
.395
.467
.862
145
NE
NN2
30
LF
58
234
192
33
52
9
2
7
29
3
35
2
5
.271
.389
.448
.837
127
NE
NN2
31
LF
7
26
23
0
2
0
1
0
3
0
2
0
1
.087
.160
.174
.334
-4
9
4
LF
277
1109
964
157
291
47
13
28
194
12
0
125
0
4
16
0
0
.302
.384
.465
.849
139
162 Game Average
649
564
92
170
27
8
16
113
8
0
73
0
3
9
0
0
.302
.384
.465
.849
139
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
275
1105
960
157
288
47
13
28
193
12
0
125
0
4
16
0
0
.300
.383
.464
.846
138
1
vs Major Leagues
2
4
4
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
.750
1.500
425
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Newark Eagles
LF
272
1094
951
157
285
47
12
28
189
12
123
4
16
0
.300
.382
.463
.845
137
1
North All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.750
1.000
253
2
East All Stars
-
2
7
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.571
.400
.971
172
1
Negro All Stars
-
2
4
4
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
.750
1.500
425



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
.000
.345
9.4%
1.4%
.120
NE
NN2
106
.317
.313
6.6%
8.0%
1.9%
1.2%
.134
.101
NE
NN2
100
.401
.326
13.0%
9.6%
2.0%
1.0%
.126
.093
155
.400
.345
9.0%
9.3%
2.6%
0.7%
.184
.101
118
.423
.333
10.2%
0.0%
8.3%
1.7%
0.9%
.152
.102
MULT
MULT
99
.453
.330
13.1%
8.6%
4.0%
0.8%
.238
.086
NE
271
.408
.335
10.7%
8.5%
2.6%
1.0%
.150
.092
NE
NN2
234
.388
.345
15.0%
9.0%
3.0%
1.0%
.177
.105
NE
NN2
26
.161
.331
7.7%
8.7%
0.0%
0.7%
.087
.095
9
4
1109
.393
.335
11.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
316.28
2.5%
1.0%
.163
.097
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
1105
.392
.335
11.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.3%
316.28
2.5%
1.0%
.164
.097
1
vs Major Leagues
4
.756
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Newark Eagles
1094
.391
.335
11.2%
8.8%
2.6%
1.0%
.163
.098
1
North All Stars
4
.395
.258
0.0%
4.1%
0.0%
0.3%
.500
.066
2
East All Stars
7
.478
.316
28.6%
6.9%
0.0%
3.5%
0.75
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.097
1
Negro All Stars
4
.756
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045

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