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Josh Gibson



Joshua Gibson


Born: December 21, 1911 in Buena Vista, GA
Died: January 20, 1947 in Pittsburgh, PA
          (35 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 213
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Notes:


• Inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1972
• Buried: Allegheny Cemetery (Pittsburgh, PA)
• Relatives: Jerry Gibson (Brother)


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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Josh Gibson
C
1000
162
590
157
216
37
14
42
185
89
41
12
.365
.449
.690
 
1
2B
843
162
586
113
210
39
12
22
114
74
49
10
.359
.434
.577
2
C
838
162
586
89
180
29
1
36
113
64
94
1
.308
.377
.545
3
C
825
162
617
103
176
29
0
49
121
59
163
3
.285
.354
.568
4
RF
806
162
544
141
186
33
9
46
143
133
86
8
.342
.474
.690
5
C
787
162
588
79
181
35
1
20
93
63
80
3
.308
.376
.474
6
C
783
162
565
114
181
36
7
13
91
94
24
7
.320
.419
.478
7
SS
782
162
622
102
190
40
3
26
82
66
139
4
.305
.374
.502
8
C
780
162
570
84
178
31
7
18
109
61
26
3
.313
.382
.486
9
C
780
162
577
90
164
25
4
27
109
54
32
2
.285
.348
.482
10
C
780
162
528
70
147
29
1
28
91
60
138
6
.278
.356
.494
11
2B
774
162
777
227
279
47
14
2
114
37
21
24
.359
.388
.464
12
C
772
162
573
73
165
29
2
28
93
38
104
1
.287
.337
.491
13
LF
771
162
545
127
188
37
5
37
130
143
50
2
.344
.482
.634
14
SS
771
162
631
105
197
42
6
26
106
46
63
11
.313
.361
.521
15
SS
770
162
622
94
180
37
2
30
112
75
138
13
.289
.366
.499
16
C
768
162
524
71
156
32
5
19
96
57
57
2
.297
.370
.489
17
SS
766
162
604
96
175
33
3
28
98
64
113
7
.290
.361
.495
18
C
764
162
575
82
154
29
2
29
103
67
96
5
.267
.342
.476
19
C
764
162
540
80
147
34
1
24
94
83
129
2
.273
.374
.474
20
C
759
162
472
53
147
32
4
12
77
36
35
2
.310
.362
.472
21
C
758
162
548
74
150
30
1
26
87
26
128
4
.273
.306
.473
22
SS
757
162
615
118
181
32
2
41
121
78
133
19
.295
.380
.550
23
C
756
162
611
86
181
36
3
20
85
33
94
8
.297
.334
.464
24
SS
755
162
641
97
188
37
4
23
85
56
97
18
.293
.349
.474
25
2B
753
162
618
124
198
40
10
13
100
83
26
13
.320
.404
.481
26
SS
753
162
590
105
187
32
11
9
83
84
25
11
.318
.406
.454
27
C
753
162
561
84
155
24
2
32
114
71
67
3
.276
.360
.500
28
SS
752
162
578
94
174
39
9
13
109
81
53
7
.302
.390
.468
29
CF
750
162
637
130
207
36
12
34
143
74
34
3
.325
.398
.579
30
SS
750
162
660
113
204
32
4
15
77
64
109
21
.310
.377
.440
31
1B
749
162
599
141
204
40
12
37
149
113
59
8
.340
.447
.632
32
C
749
162
512
53
157
24
2
17
87
38
23
1
.306
.358
.460
33
3B
747
162
761
161
271
45
16
5
147
5
7
10
.356
.360
.479
34
C
746
162
482
60
149
29
11
6
71
41
31
6
.310
.372
.452
35
SS
745
162
605
101
198
37
15
6
100
56
19
42
.327
.391
.466
36
2B
743
162
773
257
257
52
19
5
132
40
10
48
.333
.365
.468
37
2B
742
162
626
98
212
43
11
5
104
34
6
25
.338
.380
.467
38
C
742
162
568
83
153
27
3
24
86
55
90
8
.269
.341
.457
39
2B
742
162
633
93
193
42
3
24
96
45
85
4
.305
.354
.494
40
C
741
162
573
71
163
32
3
16
92
56
46
1
.285
.348
.437
41
C
740
162
622
92
178
40
10
10
104
44
28
9
.286
.341
.433
42
SS
739
162
590
99
174
33
6
15
71
70
61
28
.295
.371
.444
43
SS
738
162
621
109
188
31
11
20
70
39
124
66
.303
.347
.489
44
SS
736
162
601
85
176
29
11
14
105
30
59
6
.294
.328
.447
45
C
736
162
566
63
168
23
6
7
65
25
37
4
.296
.326
.398
46
C
735
162
442
58
128
24
7
14
63
63
55
1
.289
.380
.472
47
SS
735
162
586
90
149
35
5
34
103
56
215
10
.254
.323
.505
48
C
734
162
645
92
190
44
14
5
70
33
34
0
.295
.329
.427
49
CF
734
162
610
120
224
39
16
6
103
67
19
48
.366
.433
.512
50
C
734
162
583
72
166
33
1
12
72
40
44
3
.286
.337
.409
51
C
733
162
473
43
146
27
2
9
72
43
36
1
.308
.369
.430
52
C
733
162
517
63
147
26
4
19
89
34
39
2
.285
.332
.464
53
1B
732
162
569
122
185
32
9
37
134
102
92
6
.325
.428
.609
54
C
732
162
511
75
134
22
0
27
81
79
112
1
.262
.366
.467
55
C
731
162
608
79
177
26
4
13
80
50
65
5
.292
.346
.410
56
C
731
162
567
68
160
31
4
16
76
52
90
5
.281
.343
.433
57
C
730
162
661
139
200
31
22
9
109
48
36
44
.303
.351
.456
58
SS
730
162
675
120
204
27
15
6
110
62
15
32
.302
.364
.416
59
C
730
162
530
116
152
23
14
7
84
72
41
47
.286
.378
.419
60
SS
730
162
629
92
180
35
2
23
97
41
81
6
.285
.336
.456
61
C
730
162
565
70
149
28
1
27
96
59
97
3
.264
.339
.457
62
C
729
162
768
170
266
40
13
3
137
9
16
8
.346
.354
.447
63
C
729
162
464
49
139
20
9
2
60
25
11
10
.301
.338
.394
64
C
729
162
510
55
151
30
1
10
69
22
30
1
.296
.329
.419
65
2B
728
162
570
104
190
25
11
3
75
86
16
43
.333
.424
.429
66
C
727
162
600
87
172
32
8
11
96
47
42
8
.286
.347
.421
67
SS
727
162
612
94
175
29
4
23
111
65
65
2
.286
.355
.460
68
SS
727
162
588
87
165
38
3
20
72
46
87
7
.281
.336
.459
69
C
725
162
541
62
148
22
5
17
77
38
79
1
.274
.322
.427
70
2B
724
162
652
93
206
40
4
14
66
44
76
38
.316
.362
.453
71
C
723
162
426
42
129
22
4
9
67
47
20
3
.303
.374
.432
72
2B
723
162
599
93
173
39
3
27
107
56
107
7
.290
.356
.500
73
C
722
162
428
46
126
22
3
12
64
46
26
1
.295
.362
.446
74
C
721
162
563
72
148
26
2
23
86
60
70
3
.263
.335
.439
75
SS
721
162
617
103
179
37
3
26
89
64
119
28
.291
.362
.490
76
SS
720
162
592
88
184
29
7
3
75
87
35
12
.310
.399
.398
77
C
720
162
475
58
138
36
5
8
71
65
44
1
.290
.376
.439
78
C
720
162
563
67
152
29
2
17
78
44
98
2
.271
.326
.420
79
C
720
162
603
66
164
31
2
23
84
23
98
1
.272
.301
.442
80
C
718
162
467
68
132
23
8
5
62
75
50
11
.284
.393
.401
81
C
718
162
590
71
165
33
5
15
66
33
111
11
.280
.322
.428
82
SS
717
162
788
182
238
35
17
3
90
18
33
11
.302
.317
.399
83
RF
717
162
656
151
202
40
11
8
106
61
47
41
.308
.368
.438
84
2B
717
162
562
90
171
40
12
10
83
38
44
35
.304
.360
.473
85
C
717
162
491
56
125
17
1
24
76
36
71
1
.254
.308
.441
86
C
717
162
603
89
186
38
3
13
82
83
89
5
.308
.391
.443
87
SS
716
162
593
85
175
38
6
7
78
78
30
5
.295
.380
.415
88
C
716
162
494
71
126
22
5
22
75
75
94
3
.254
.351
.452
89
LF
715
162
641
110
214
39
11
22
134
45
54
6
.334
.380
.535
90
C
715
162
564
71
154
34
1
20
82
45
76
1
.274
.337
.446
91
SS
714
162
626
88
191
31
7
3
51
59
20
21
.305
.370
.392
92
2B
714
162
586
92
171
31
11
17
111
81
80
14
.292
.380
.467
93
SS
714
162
671
105
192
34
12
13
64
52
80
47
.286
.337
.430
94
RF
713
162
606
106
216
37
20
7
95
63
19
25
.356
.423
.517
95
C
713
162
576
70
145
25
2
26
87
50
124
2
.252
.313
.441
96
LF
713
162
580
109
181
39
1
39
129
94
128
3
.312
.411
.585
97
C
713
162
452
77
116
25
3
18
63
53
119
3
.257
.336
.448
98
3B
712
162
582
105
177
36
2
30
105
98
91
10
.303
.401
.529
99
CF
712
162
595
121
182
35
7
35
100
100
153
29
.306
.410
.566
100
LF
711
162
663
141
229
46
16
9
129
65
22
40
.346
.411
.505

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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