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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
EAS
1B
9
41
35
5
9
1
0
2
6
2
3
0
3
.257
.316
.457
.773
76
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
41
162
142
22
38
4
1
3
22
3
14
0
6
0
.268
.333
.373
.707
97
162 Game Average
640
561
87
150
16
4
12
87
15
55
0
24
0
.268
.333
.373
.707
97
 
Team Lg Pos
5
Negro Leagues
40
157
138
22
37
4
1
3
21
3
13
0
6
0
.268
.331
.377
.708
96
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
23
95
82
13
22
1
0
3
13
2
8
0
5
.268
.333
.390
.724
89
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
EAS
41
.319
.382
7.3%
8.9%
4.9%
1.2%
.200
.145
NLG
IND
36
.311
.345
5.6%
8.0%
0.0%
242.00
2.8%
0.9%
.091
.106
HBG
IND
8
.651
.300
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.333
.067
5
4
162
.325
.337
8.6%
8.4%
1.9%
0.6%
.106
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
5
Negro Leagues
157
.325
.340
8.3%
8.5%
1.9%
0.6%
.109
.095
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
.327
11.1%
8.3%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.097
3
New York Lincoln Giants
95
.320
.347
8.4%
8.3%
3.2%
0.8%
.122
.111
1
Harrisburg Giants
8
.651
.300
25.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.4%
.333
.067

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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