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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
Biographical
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Notes:


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


Fielding
Glossary
Left Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
24
7
NE
NN2
25
15
NE
NN2
26
7
60.0
13
1
0
0
1.000
.937
2.10
1.70
2.3
38.8
2.3
0.1
NOS
NSA
26
1
8.0
0
0
0
0
1.000
0.00
0.53
-0.4
-45.5
-0.4
0.0
NE
NN2
27
16
NE
NN2
28
6
NST
NvM
28
2
1
8.2
3
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
3.12
1.81
0.8
96.4
0.8
0.0
EAS
EWA
28
1
1
4.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
1.000
4.50
2.12
0.5
124.3
0.6
-0.1
NE
NN2
29
55
NE
WS
29
7
7
61.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.18
1.19
-0.9
-14.1
-0.5
-0.3
SPS
NvM
29
7
7
57.0
10
0
1
0
.909
.872
1.58
1.72
-2.0
-35.2
-2.0
0.0
NE
NN2
30
53
53
453.1
86
2
3
0
.967
.963
1.75
1.78
-1.1
-2.5
1.3
-2.4
NE
NN2
31
7
7
60.2
15
2
0
0
1.000
.964
2.52
1.90
3.2
52.4
2.5
0.7
8
5
184
76
712.2
137
5
4
0
.973
.953
1.79
1.71
2.5
3.5
4.6
-2.2


Glossary
Center Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
24
19
NE
NN2
25
4
NE
NN2
26
25
208.0
39
2
0
0
1.000
.962
1.77
2.34
-5.2
-25.2
-5.2
-0.1
NE
NN2
27
5
EAS
EWA
27
1
1
8.0
1
1
0
0
1.000
1.000
2.25
3.18
-0.3
-40.5
-0.4
0.0
NE
NN2
28
12
NE
NN2
29
2
SPS
NvM
29
1
0
5.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.978
5.40
2.22
1.0
190.9
1.0
-0.1
6
3
69
1
221.0
43
3
0
0
1.000
.964
1.87
2.37
-4.6
-20.9
-4.5
-0.1


Glossary
Pitcher
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
23
3
NE
NN2
26
2
6.1
0
3
0
0
1.000
.927
4.26
2.41
NE
NN2
27
4
24.1
NE
NN2
28
1
NE
NN2
29
3
NE
NN2
30
3
3
25.0
1
6
0
0
1.000
.948
2.52
2.49
6
1
16
3
55.2
1
9
0
0
1.000
.944
1.62
1.39


Glossary
Right Field
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
25
6
NE
NN2
26
2
12.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.931
2.25
1.54
0.7
57.3
0.8
-0.1
NE
NN2
27
2
NE
NN2
30
1
1
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.00
1.62
-0.3
-34.4
-0.2
-0.1
4
1
11
1
21.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.71
1.57
0.4
18.0
0.6
-0.2


Glossary
First Base
Team Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
26
1
9.0
9
0
0
0
1.000
.979
9.00
10.50
-0.3
-29.9
-0.3
NE
NN2
27
3
NE
NN2
28
3
NE
NN2
30
1
1
9.0
10
0
0
0
1.000
.982
10.00
10.17
-0.2
-20.8
-0.2
4
1
8
1
18.0
19
0
0
0
1.000
.980
9.50
10.33
-0.5
-25.4
-0.5


Glossary
Pinch Hitter
Team Lg
NE
NN2
27
2
1
1
2



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