Johnny Davis - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
23
RP
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
1.2
11
11
8
1
0
0
1
59.40
8
26
CF
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
6.1
2
2
5
0
3
2
0
0
28
2.84
187
27
LF
2
2
.500
4
3
2
1
0
24.1
19
12
27
8
14
0
0
4.44
102
MULT
MULT
28
CF
0
1
.000
1
1
0
0
0
2.0
5
2
4
4
0
0
0
7.71
53
MULT
29
LF
2
0
1.000
3
1
0
0
1
10.0
6
5
10
8
6
1
1
4.50
93
NE
NN2
30
LF
1
2
.333
3
3
3
0
0
25.0
16
12
29
1
10
18
0
1
122
4.32
90
6
1
LF
5
6
.455
16
9
5
1
1
69.1
59
44
83
1
34
40
1
3
150
5.68
77
162 Game Average
14
16
.455
44
24
14
3
3
189.1
160
120
226
9
92
109
3
8
1275
5.68
77



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
23
RP
1.2
5.40
1.50
0.0%
11.1%
6.7%
9.0%
0.00
1.23
26
CF
6.1
1.26
1.59
7.1%
11.1%
10.7%
9.3%
0.67
1.19
0.0%
0.7%
27
LF
24.1
1.44
1.47
13.2%
10.0%
7.5%
7.6%
1.75
1.31
MULT
MULT
28
CF
2.0
3.43
1.42
0.0%
12.4%
26.7%
7.7%
0.00
1.61
MULT
29
LF
10.0
1.80
1.39
12.5%
11.8%
16.7%
8.1%
0.75
1.46
NE
NN2
30
LF
25.0
1.56
1.39
14.8%
13.1%
8.2%
8.5%
1.80
1.55
0.8%
0.9%
6
1
LF
69.1
1.68
1.44
12.0%
11.7%
10.2%
8.2%
1.18
1.42
0.7%
0.9%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
23
RP
3
11
8
1
0
1
26
CF
2
28
24
2
5
1
0
0
0
3
2
0
1
.208
.296
.250
.546
27
LF
4
19
27
8
14
0
MULT
MULT
28
CF
1
5
4
4
0
0
MULT
29
LF
3
6
10
8
6
1
NE
NN2
30
LF
3
122
108
16
29
4
1
1
3
10
18
1
3
1
.269
.336
.352
.688
6
1
LF
16
150
132
59
83
5
1
1
3
34
40
3
4
1
.258
.329
.333
.662

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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