Bill Johnson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Bill Johnson



William H. Johnson
(Sampson; The Big C)

Born: November 21, 1895 in Sparta, GA
Died: October 26, 1988 in New York, NY
          (92 years old)

Bats: B
Throws: R
Ht: 6'0"
Wt: 185
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Notes:


• College: Morris Brown College (Atlanta, GA)
• Buried: Calverton National Cemetery (Calverton, NY)
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
DM
NNL
24
RF
15
48
41
4
9
0
1
0
4
1
4
0
3
.220
.289
.268
.557
64
WP
ECL
28
C
2
8
8
1
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
45
ECL
29
C
48
187
164
17
48
6
4
3
25
1
18
5
.293
.363
.433
.796
104
HBG
ECL
30
C
26
99
92
14
28
8
3
3
15
4
5
0
2
.304
.340
.554
.895
142
HIL
ECL
31
LF
56
208
182
25
46
8
2
2
23
3
19
1
6
.253
.327
.352
.678
77
MULT
32
C
13
49
47
9
15
2
1
0
5
1
0
1
1
.319
.333
.404
.738
96
6
7
C
160
599
534
70
148
24
11
8
72
10
46
2
17
.277
.337
.408
.745
97
162 Game Average
606
541
71
150
24
11
8
73
13
47
3
17
.277
.337
.408
.745
97
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Dayton Marcos
RF
15
48
41
4
9
0
1
0
4
1
4
0
3
.220
.289
.268
.557
64
2
Washington Potomacs
C
29
112
93
9
32
4
3
1
13
1
14
5
.344
.430
.484
.914
138
2
Harrisburg Giants
C
47
182
171
23
46
10
4
5
27
4
9
0
2
.269
.306
.462
.768
103
1
Hilldale Club
LF
56
208
182
25
46
8
2
2
23
3
19
1
6
.253
.327
.352
.678
77
1
Eastern League Stars
C
2
8
8
3
2
1
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.375
.625
56
1
Philadelphia Tigers
C
7
28
26
5
11
1
1
0
3
1
0
1
1
.423
.444
.538
.983
161
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
LF
4
13
13
1
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.154
.154
.154
.308
-14



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
DM
NNL
48
.262
.325
8.3%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.049
.079
WP
ECL
8
.235
.315
0.0%
6.7%
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.096
ECL
187
.355
.347
9.6%
8.3%
1.6%
1.7%
.140
.123
HBG
ECL
99
.394
.339
5.1%
9.6%
1.0%
9.68
3.0%
1.1%
.250
.111
HIL
ECL
208
.313
.349
9.1%
9.2%
1.0%
1.3%
.099
.121
MULT
49
.331
.337
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.4%
.085
.119
6
7
599
.336
.344
7.7%
8.8%
1.3%
1.3%
.131
.116
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Dayton Marcos
48
.262
.325
8.3%
8.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.049
.079
2
Washington Potomacs
112
.402
.343
12.5%
8.1%
0.9%
1.7%
.140
.120
2
Harrisburg Giants
182
.343
.344
4.9%
9.0%
2.7%
1.4%
.193
.117
1
Hilldale Club
208
.313
.349
9.1%
9.2%
1.0%
1.3%
.099
.121
1
Eastern League Stars
8
.280
.357
0.0%
8.7%
0.0%
1.3%
.125
.126
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
13
.145
.326
0.0%
7.9%
0.0%
1.3%
.000
.114
1
Philadelphia Tigers
28
.432
.337
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
1.5%
.115
.120

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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