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Cannonball Johnson



W. Johnson


Born: birthplace unknown


Bats: L
Throws: R
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
EAS
LF
15
55
50
8
13
3
0
0
8
0
4
0
1
.260
.315
.320
.635
89
NLG
LF
5
22
18
3
4
0
0
0
2
1
3
0
1
.222
.333
.222
.556
92
1B
18
82
68
14
19
3
0
2
12
5
9
0
5
.279
.364
.412
.775
74
NLG
IND
1B
10
36
33
5
9
0
0
1
5
0
2
0
1
.273
.314
.364
.678
80
HBG
IND
1B
2
8
6
1
3
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.500
.625
.833
1.458
365
5
4
1B
50
203
175
31
48
6
1
3
28
6
20
0
8
0
.274
.349
.371
.720
92
162 Game Average
658
567
100
156
19
3
10
91
26
65
0
26
0
.274
.349
.371
.720
92
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Negro Leagues
42
165
144
23
39
6
1
3
24
3
14
0
7
0
.271
.335
.389
.724
98
1
vs Semipros
7
33
27
8
8
0
0
0
3
3
5
0
1
.296
.406
.296
.703
56
1
vs Major Leagues
1
5
4
0
1
0
0
0
1
0
1
0
0
.250
.400
.250
.650
136
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
LF
12
50
46
7
13
3
0
0
8
0
3
0
1
.283
.327
.348
.674
100
2
Bacharach Giants
LF
4
9
8
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
1
0
0
.000
.111
.000
.111
-67
3
New York Lincoln Giants
1B
32
136
115
22
32
3
0
3
19
5
14
0
7
.278
.357
.383
.739
84
1
Harrisburg Giants
1B
2
8
6
1
3
0
1
0
1
0
2
0
0
0
.500
.625
.833
1.458
365



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
EAS
55
.312
.326
7.3%
8.8%
0.0%
0.2%
.060
.068
NLG
22
.277
.284
13.6%
7.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.000
.059
82
.336
.392
11.0%
9.0%
2.4%
1.7%
.132
.155
NLG
IND
36
.311
.345
5.6%
8.0%
2.8%
0.9%
.091
.106
HBG
IND
8
.651
.300
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.333
.067
5
4
203
.331
.350
9.9%
8.6%
1.5%
0.9%
.097
.108
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Negro Leagues
165
.330
.342
8.5%
8.5%
1.8%
0.6%
.118
.097
1
vs Semipros
33
.338
.402
15.2%
9.3%
0.0%
2.6%
.000
.172
1
vs Major Leagues
5
.328
.267
20.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.074
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Brooklyn Royal Giants
50
.328
.326
6.0%
8.8%
0.0%
0.2%
.065
.068
2
Bacharach Giants
9
.086
.328
11.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.096
3
New York Lincoln Giants
136
.330
.364
10.3%
8.6%
2.2%
1.3%
.104
.127
1
Harrisburg Giants
8
.651
.300
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.333
.067

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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