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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
113.1
21.60
0
0
68
0
0
0
0
272
272
68
0
 
1 RP
891
78.0
3.83
0
3
.000
68
0
0
0
1
72
33
28
51
2 RP
890
117.0
5.41
1
3
.200
61
7
0
0
0
108
70
49
89
3 RP
889
94.2
4.91
2
2
.400
67
1
0
0
0
83
52
63
74
4 RP
889
75.1
4.63
2
2
.500
67
1
0
0
2
75
39
42
67
5 RP
889
84.0
7.37
2
2
.400
68
0
0
0
0
104
69
49
53
6 RP
889
66.1
5.71
1
3
.200
68
0
0
0
0
89
42
34
37
7 RP
889
80.2
3.56
1
3
.250
68
0
0
0
1
83
32
35
36
8 RP
889
72.0
5.42
1
3
.250
68
0
0
0
0
85
43
38
53
9 RP
889
85.0
3.02
2
0
1.000
68
0
0
0
1
79
29
47
69
10 RP
889
117.0
5.46
1
6
.143
63
5
0
0
0
148
71
66
74
11 RP
888
70.1
5.22
2
3
.308
68
0
0
0
1
73
41
40
57
12 RP
888
65.2
5.13
2
1
.667
68
0
0
0
4
74
37
36
41
13 RP
888
90.1
3.43
1
4
.167
68
0
0
0
0
94
34
37
71
14 RP
888
82.2
5.22
1
3
.200
68
0
0
0
1
106
48
23
58
15 RP
888
67.1
3.53
1
2
.333
68
0
0
0
0
57
26
26
82
16 RP
888
78.2
4.70
1
4
.200
68
0
0
0
0
88
41
27
58
17 RP
888
108.2
3.89
2
3
.417
66
2
0
0
0
115
47
49
49
18 RP
888
61.1
6.16
2
0
1.000
68
0
0
0
1
62
42
50
43
19 RP
888
61.0
4.47
1
2
.400
68
0
0
0
0
56
30
22
60
20 RP
888
106.0
4.31
2
2
.600
67
1
0
0
4
116
51
39
59
21 RP
888
70.2
4.37
1
1
.500
68
0
0
0
0
75
34
26
72
22 RP
887
66.0
5.57
3
1
.750
67
1
0
0
0
76
41
38
53
23 RP
887
71.0
4.73
1
2
.250
68
0
0
0
1
66
37
31
69
24 RP
887
76.2
4.12
1
5
.125
68
0
0
0
2
81
35
45
58
25 RP
887
88.1
4.59
2
2
.500
68
0
0
0
0
101
45
24
62
26 RP
887
80.1
5.74
3
1
.714
68
0
0
0
0
77
51
45
58
27 RP
887
88.0
4.36
3
2
.625
67
1
0
0
2
83
43
48
53
28 RP
887
92.0
5.09
2
3
.429
68
0
0
0
0
99
52
54
57
29 RP
886
66.2
3.97
3
2
.579
68
0
0
0
1
61
29
31
57
30 RP
886
75.1
3.24
2
2
.400
68
0
0
0
1
54
27
30
53
31 RP
886
79.0
4.13
3
1
.727
68
0
0
0
1
78
36
42
60
32 RP
886
75.0
4.51
2
4
.348
68
0
0
0
1
77
38
29
52
33 RP
886
72.1
5.31
1
3
.333
68
0
0
0
8
76
43
41
67
34 RP
886
61.0
3.96
1
2
.400
68
0
0
0
3
52
27
30
58
35 RP
886
58.1
4.75
2
2
.600
68
0
0
0
0
68
31
28
18
36 RP
886
69.1
3.56
1
3
.364
68
0
0
0
1
56
27
35
81
37 RP
885
81.2
4.37
4
1
.714
68
0
0
0
1
83
40
51
69
38 RP
885
72.0
3.55
3
2
.615
68
0
0
0
1
60
28
33
74
39 RP
885
69.1
2.09
3
1
.750
67
1
0
0
0
52
16
30
57
40 RP
885
90.2
4.74
2
5
.286
68
0
0
0
0
89
48
51
79
41 RP
885
73.2
3.91
2
4
.333
68
0
0
0
2
78
32
27
40
42 RP
885
86.2
4.58
2
3
.375
67
1
0
0
0
86
44
35
65
43 RP
885
109.1
5.09
2
7
.214
60
8
0
0
1
123
62
65
52
44 RP
885
114.0
3.56
2
2
.500
67
1
0
0
3
103
45
46
87
45 RP
885
78.0
4.14
2
2
.571
68
0
0
0
0
77
36
25
97
46 RP
885
84.1
4.72
3
2
.625
68
0
0
0
1
94
44
21
54
47 RP
885
79.2
4.32
2
3
.429
68
0
0
0
1
81
38
24
36
48 RP
885
75.1
4.40
3
2
.667
68
0
0
0
0
68
37
30
48
49 RP
885
68.0
4.31
2
3
.417
68
0
0
0
5
56
33
49
68
50 RP
885
129.2
4.53
2
4
.357
60
8
0
0
1
133
65
49
86
51 RP
885
114.2
4.55
3
2
.571
64
4
0
0
1
105
58
66
69
52 RP
885
79.1
4.15
2
2
.556
68
0
0
0
0
76
37
14
73
53 RP
885
82.0
3.85
1
6
.200
68
0
0
0
1
92
35
29
53
54 RP
884
72.2
4.87
2
5
.250
68
0
0
0
1
88
39
31
47
55 RP
884
66.0
4.02
2
3
.364
68
0
0
0
0
61
29
26
68
56 RP
884
86.2
4.16
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
1
84
40
33
38
57 RP
884
75.1
6.02
2
6
.222
68
0
0
0
0
88
50
41
66
58 RP
884
102.2
4.37
2
5
.250
68
0
0
0
2
106
50
47
80
59 RP
884
63.0
4.98
2
3
.400
68
0
0
0
1
68
35
29
53
60 RP
884
89.2
4.20
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
96
42
33
58
61 RP
884
97.0
5.07
3
2
.583
68
0
0
0
0
107
55
45
65
62 RP
884
79.1
4.54
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
89
40
31
46
63 RP
884
87.1
4.50
1
4
.167
68
0
0
0
0
84
44
28
62
64 RP
884
70.1
4.62
3
3
.455
68
0
0
0
1
75
36
33
59
65 SP
884
91.0
4.24
3
4
.444
62
6
0
0
0
78
43
42
89
66 SP
884
117.1
5.21
3
4
.444
64
4
0
0
1
113
68
55
82
67 RP
884
140.0
3.79
2
5
.273
68
0
0
0
3
147
59
43
62
68 RP
884
107.1
6.55
2
5
.300
66
2
0
0
1
130
78
48
77
69 RP
884
77.2
6.28
3
3
.500
67
1
0
0
0
91
54
45
53
70 SP
884
128.2
4.49
2
5
.300
58
10
1
1
2
145
64
41
66
71 RP
884
102.1
4.14
2
5
.333
67
1
0
0
3
114
47
50
53
72 RP
884
93.0
5.67
3
3
.500
67
1
0
0
1
83
59
86
77
73 RP
884
125.2
4.00
1
8
.154
60
8
0
0
0
131
56
48
78
74 RP
884
86.2
4.21
2
3
.429
68
0
0
0
0
87
41
31
87
75 RP
883
77.2
4.00
3
4
.407
67
1
0
0
3
74
34
32
81
76 RP
883
82.0
3.96
4
4
.474
68
0
0
0
0
82
36
46
59
77 RP
883
88.1
5.56
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
2
102
55
31
63
78 RP
883
69.1
4.41
3
3
.455
68
0
0
0
1
71
34
34
52
79 RP
883
59.1
3.44
3
3
.455
68
0
0
0
1
43
23
41
57
80 RP
883
118.1
3.60
3
5
.364
68
0
0
0
5
112
47
49
56
81 RP
883
84.0
4.54
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
3
72
42
40
62
82 RP
883
73.2
4.36
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
1
71
36
37
58
83 RP
883
106.0
3.38
4
2
.667
66
2
0
0
2
102
40
23
49
84 RP
883
153.1
4.96
3
6
.308
56
12
2
1
3
168
85
63
97
85 RP
883
71.1
4.75
3
4
.409
68
0
0
0
1
87
38
26
42
86 RP
883
152.2
4.73
3
8
.250
60
8
3
0
2
172
80
81
51
87 RP
883
117.0
5.06
4
2
.625
67
1
0
0
0
131
66
58
67
88 RP
883
72.1
4.33
4
1
.778
68
0
0
0
1
61
35
41
75
89 RP
883
64.2
3.87
2
2
.429
68
0
0
0
0
54
28
23
67
90 RP
883
82.2
6.26
2
5
.286
68
0
0
0
0
98
58
31
71
91 RP
883
54.1
4.76
2
3
.400
68
0
0
0
0
58
29
21
37
92 RP
883
69.2
4.65
2
4
.333
68
0
0
0
0
64
36
27
82
93 RP
883
73.1
5.13
3
3
.500
68
0
0
0
0
75
42
25
43
94 RP
883
74.2
5.08
3
2
.556
68
0
0
0
0
97
42
31
56
95 RP
883
66.0
4.38
3
1
.778
68
0
0
0
6
59
32
36
67
96 RP
883
67.0
3.74
2
3
.375
68
0
0
0
2
55
28
27
72
97 RP
883
83.1
4.99
4
2
.700
68
0
0
0
1
95
46
31
45
98 RP
883
71.0
4.03
2
4
.364
68
0
0
0
2
62
32
20
67
99 RP
883
63.1
4.14
1
5
.182
67
1
0
0
1
47
29
26
60
100 RP
883
75.0
4.91
2
5
.294
65
3
0
0
0
70
41
44
60

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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.

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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