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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)


Wins Above Replacement

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Team Lg Pos
HG
EAS
18
C
66
1.1
1.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
HG
IND
19
C
201
2.3
2.0
0.3
0.0
0.1
PC
IND
20
C
189
1.2
1.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.0
21
C
246
3.7
3.8
-0.1
0.0
0.1
MULT
MULT
22
C
278
3.8
3.7
-0.0
0.0
0.1
MULT
23
C
231
1.2
2.6
2.7
0.1
-0.2
0.1
24
C
211
3.8
3.3
0.4
0.0
0.1
HG
NN2
25
C
177
3.5
3.6
-0.1
0.0
0.1
26
C
178
3.0
2.6
0.4
0.0
0.1
MULT
27
C
161
3.0
2.9
0.0
0.0
0.1
HG
NN2
28
1B
4
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
MULT
30
C
224
2.9
2.6
0.1
0.0
0.1
MULT
MULT
31
C
342
7.0
6.6
0.3
0.0
0.2
MULT
32
C
223
2.7
2.6
-0.0
0.0
0.1
HG
33
C
184
2.5
2.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
34
C
194
2.7
2.5
0.1
0.0
0.1
16
5
C
3109
1.2
45.9
43.4
1.2
-0.2
1.5
162 Game Average
678
0.1
10.0
9.5
0.3
-0.1
0.3
 
Team Lg Pos
9
C
44
0.8
0.7
0.1
0.0
0.0
12
C
1917
30.1
28.3
0.7
0.0
1.1
5
C
1138
1.2
14.8
14.3
0.4
-0.2
0.4
1
C
4
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
1
C
6
0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
0.0

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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