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John Donaldson



John Wesley Donaldson


Born: February 20, 1891 in Glasgow, MO
Died: April 14, 1970 in Chicago, IL
          (79 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• College: George Smith College (Sedalia, MO)
• Buried: Burr Oak Cemetery (Alsip, IL)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
RP
FHL
24
SP
4
11
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.100
.100
.100
.200
-34
ALL
WES
25
LF
6
20
20
2
6
1
1
0
3
1
0
0
1
0
0
.300
.300
.450
.750
129
ALL
WES
26
RF
15
60
50
6
13
2
0
0
10
2
0
8
1
0
2
.260
.362
.300
.662
111
27
SP
23
93
80
11
26
4
3
0
13
1
9
0
4
.325
.393
.450
.843
147
DS
WES
28
LF
33
117
98
10
17
1
2
1
14
0
7
1
11
.173
.236
.255
.491
39
KCM
29
CF
77
338
303
40
89
13
2
5
46
10
18
0
17
.294
.333
.399
.733
117
KCM
30
CF
107
458
409
68
115
13
5
0
52
14
25
1
23
.281
.324
.337
.662
88
KCM
31
CF
31
132
120
18
41
4
3
1
18
3
8
0
4
.342
.383
.450
.833
126
KCM
32
CF
9
45
40
8
13
3
0
0
5
0
4
1
0
.325
.400
.400
.800
111
KCM
NNL
33
CF
2
6
5
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.200
.200
.200
.400
16
KCM
40
LF
19
73
62
10
14
1
1
0
4
1
0
5
2
1
5
.226
.294
.274
.568
61
DAS
IND
41
SP
1
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.000
.333
.000
.333
5
12
7
SP
327
1356
1199
175
336
42
17
7
165
32
0
85
5
4
68
.280
.330
.361
.691
98
162 Game Average
672
594
87
166
21
8
3
82
17
0
42
58
2
34
.280
.330
.361
.691
98
 
Team Lg Pos
12
Negro Leagues
311
1286
1135
169
319
41
17
7
162
32
0
82
5
4
65
.281
.332
.366
.697
100
2
vs High Minors
12
54
49
5
15
1
0
0
2
0
2
0
3
.306
.333
.327
.660
82
3
vs Major Leagues
4
16
15
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
.133
.188
.133
.321
7
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
RP
4
11
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
.100
.100
.100
.200
-34
2
All Nations Club
SP
21
80
70
8
19
3
1
0
13
3
0
8
2
0
2
.271
.346
.343
.689
115
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
SP
17
75
66
8
21
3
2
0
10
1
5
0
4
.318
.366
.424
.790
133
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
SP
6
18
14
3
5
1
1
0
3
0
4
0
0
.357
.500
.571
1.071
205
1
Detroit Stars I
SP
33
117
98
10
17
1
2
1
14
0
7
1
11
.173
.236
.255
.491
39
6
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
245
1052
939
145
273
34
11
6
125
28
0
60
2
3
50
.291
.335
.370
.705
101
1
Donaldson's All Stars
-
1
3
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.000
.333
.000
.333
5



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
RP
FHL
11
.092
.313
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.051
ALL
WES
20
.358
.318
0.0%
8.6%
5.0%
1.9%
0.00
4.67
0.0%
0.4%
.150
.073
ALL
WES
60
.328
.308
13.3%
8.6%
1.7%
1.4%
8.00
6.31
0.0%
0.2%
.040
.066
93
.392
.331
9.7%
8.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.125
.067
DS
WES
117
.218
.332
6.0%
9.5%
0.9%
1.1%
.082
.104
KCM
338
.337
.322
5.3%
8.2%
1.5%
0.5%
.106
.078
KCM
458
.301
.324
5.5%
7.4%
0.0%
0.8%
.056
.099
KCM
132
.371
.333
6.1%
7.7%
0.8%
1.2%
.108
.112
KCM
45
.379
.341
8.9%
8.1%
0.0%
1.3%
.075
.120
KCM
NNL
6
.158
.318
0.0%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.100
KCM
73
.256
.322
6.8%
1.5%
2.7%
7.6%
2.50
6.28
0.0%
1.2%
.048
.114
DAS
IND
3
.248
.310
33.3%
6.9%
33.3%
0.9%
1.00
8.04
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.111
12
7
1356
.315
.325
6.3%
8.0%
3.2%
1.5%
2.80
6.04
0.5%
0.8%
.081
.093
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
12
Negro Leagues
1286
.318
.325
6.4%
8.0%
3.3%
1.3%
2.80
6.25
0.5%
0.7%
.085
.091
2
vs High Minors
54
.289
.327
3.7%
7.3%
0.0%
1.4%
.020
.124
3
vs Major Leagues
16
.165
.307
6.3%
7.7%
0.0%
3.4%
3.45
0.0%
1.0%
.000
.109
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Royal Poinciana Hotel
11
.092
.313
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.000
.051
2
All Nations Club
80
.336
.311
10.0%
8.6%
2.5%
1.5%
4.00
5.90
0.0%
0.3%
.071
.068
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
75
.364
.329
6.7%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.106
.063
1
Indianapolis ABCs I
18
.508
.337
22.2%
9.4%
0.0%
0.4%
.214
.084
1
Detroit Stars I
117
.218
.332
6.0%
9.5%
0.9%
1.1%
.082
.104
6
Kansas City Monarchs
1052
.320
.325
5.7%
7.7%
2.7%
1.5%
2.50
6.11
0.6%
0.8%
.079
.096
1
Donaldson's All Stars
3
.248
.310
33.3%
6.9%
33.3%
0.9%
1.00
8.04
0.0%
1.2%
.000
.111

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

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