George Johnson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

George Johnson



George Washington Johnson Jr.
(Dibo; Junior)

Born: April 20, 1890 in San Marcos, TX
Died: August 6, 1940 in Philadelphia, PA
          (50 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 180
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• Buried: Lincoln Memorial Park (Philadelphia, PA)


Compared to Contemporary Center Fielders (Top 50)

Compare With:



Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
CF
27
1915-1941
78.2
77.7
5.9
-0.8
-4.6
2
CF
15
1913-1928
53.7
54.5
1.2
1.4
-3.4
3
CF
22
1904-1925
47.6
46.5
5.0
-0.1
-3.7
4
CF
15
1923-1940
39.7
39.3
2.7
-0.8
-1.4
5
CF
20
1922-1946
37.2
36.2
-2.6
5.9
-2.8
6
CF
19
1920-1938
21.4
20.4
3.2
0.0
-2.2
7
CF
15
1917-1935
16.6
17.1
0.2
0.5
-1.2
8
CF
17
1920-1936
15.3
16.4
1.5
-0.1
-2.4
9
CF
15
1915-1929
13.4
17.4
-3.3
1.8
-2.5
10
CF
19
1908-1926
9.2
10.7
0.5
-0.7
-1.3
11
CF
13
1917-1931
9.1
10.1
1.3
0.0
-2.2
12
CF
13
1923-1936
8.7
5.6
4.4
0.0
-1.3
13
CF
16
1918-1933
7.8
6.0
1.5
0.7
-0.5
14
CF
12
1918-1929
7.2
9.0
-0.5
0.0
-1.3
15
CF
9
1923-1933
5.6
6.2
1.0
0.0
-1.6
16
CF
9
1913-1924
4.9
6.9
-1.0
0.0
-1.0
17
CF
9
1923-1936
4.4
1.7
2.4
0.0
0.4
18
CF
17
1907-1925
4.1
6.4
-2.0
0.0
-0.3
19
CF
3
1922-1928
2.3
2.2
0.3
0.0
-0.2
20
CF
2
1922-1924
1.3
1.5
0.0
0.0
-0.2
21
CF
3
1922-1933
1.3
0.4
1.0
-0.0
-0.1
22
CF
6
1923-1931
1.1
2.9
-1.1
0.0
-0.7
23
CF
13
1920-1937
0.2
1.4
-0.2
-0.5
-0.4
24
CF
6
1919-1929
0.0
0.1
0.5
0.0
-0.6
25
CF
7
1914-1927
-0.0
-0.2
0.2
0.0
-0.1
26
CF
3
1922-1924
-0.1
0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.2
27
CF
4
1921-1924
-0.1
0.5
-0.5
0.0
-0.1
28
CF
6
1918-1925
-0.4
-0.4
0.4
0.0
-0.4
29
CF
4
1923-1928
-0.4
0.2
-0.3
0.0
-0.4
30
CF
5
1921-1929
-0.5
-0.2
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
31
CF
14
1916-1933
-1.0
2.6
-2.6
0.0
-1.0
32
CF
6
1921-1928
-1.4
0.5
-0.6
-0.7
-0.5
33
CF
7
1919-1926
-2.0
-1.7
0.5
-0.2
-0.6

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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