Monk Johnson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Monk Johnson



Howard Johnson


Born: April 4, 1894 in South Orange, NJ
Died: November 14, 1973 in New York, NY
          (79 years old)

Bats:
Throws:
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 140
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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
EAS
24
LF
4
15
12
2
3
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
1
.250
.357
.250
.607
70
NLG
ECL
31
CF
2
5
5
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
NS
ECL
32
CF
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100
3
3
LF
7
21
18
2
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
2
0
0
1
.167
.250
.167
.417
15
162 Game Average
486
417
46
69
0
0
0
0
0
0
46
0
0
23
.167
.250
.167
.417
15
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Grand Central Red Caps
-
1
4
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
1
.000
.333
.000
.333
-7
2
New York Lincoln Giants
LF
5
16
15
1
3
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
.200
.250
.200
.450
28
1
Newark Stars
-
1
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
-100



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
EAS
15
.301
.346
13.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.067
NLG
ECL
5
.000
.361
0.0%
8.6%
0.0%
1.7%
.000
.128
NS
ECL
1
.000
.354
0.0%
10.0%
0.0%
2.7%
3.72
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.116
3
3
21
.215
.350
9.5%
8.6%
0.0%
2.7%
3.72
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.087
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Grand Central Red Caps
4
.195
.348
25.0%
8.6%
0.0%
0.3%
.000
.068
2
New York Lincoln Giants
16
.234
.350
6.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.087
1
Newark Stars
1
.000
.354
0.0%
10.0%
0.0%
2.7%
3.72
0.0%
1.1%
.000
.116

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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