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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


Fielding Breakdown by Position

Multi-Stint Seasons:



C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF PH PR P
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
23
RP
3
NE
NN2
24
CF
7
19
NE
NN2
25
LF
15
4
6
26
CF
1
-0.3
8
2.0
25
-5.2
2
0.7
2
27
LF
3
16
6
-0.3
2
2
4
MULT
MULT
28
CF
3
9
1.3
12
1
MULT
29
LF
69
-2.9
3
1.0
3
NE
NN2
30
LF
1
-0.2
53
-1.1
1
-0.3
3
NE
NN2
31
LF
7
3.2
9
5
LF
8
-0.5
184
2.5
69
-4.6
11
0.4
2
16
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
8
-0.5
175
3.6
68
-5.6
11
0.4
2
16
2
vs Major Leaguers
9
-1.2
1
1.0
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Newark Eagles
LF
8
-0.5
173
3.5
67
-5.2
11
0.4
2
16
1
North All Stars
-
1
-0.4
2
East All Stars
-
1
0.5
1
-0.3
1
Negro All Stars
-
2
0.8
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
LF
7
-2.0
1
1.0

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

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