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John Nelson



John Nelson


Born: birthplace unknown


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• Played in the Minor Leagues


Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
GOR
NCL
SP
2
2
.500
4
3
1
2
0
0
26.2
31
17
45
0
2
12
1
1
130
5.74
57
GOR
IND
SP
0
1
.000
1
1
0
1
0
0
9.0
4
1
10
0
0
6
0
0
38
1.00
133
CBG
SP
2
4
.333
6
6
0
6
1
0
51.0
65
25
73
11
14
16
5
2
253
4.41
62
CXG
IND
SP
1
1
.500
2
2
0
2
0
0
18.0
15
6
28
1
1
9
0
0
87
3.00
186
CXG
IND
RF
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
1
0
0
9.0
10
0
21
2
2
5
0
0
52
0.00
CXG
IND
RF
1
0
1.000
1
1
0
1
0
0
9.0
6
5
9
0
0
0
0
0
34
5.00
78
CXG
NvM
SP
0
0
1
1
0
1
0
0
11.0
4
2
12
1
1
2
0
2
46
1.64
100
CBG
NAC
LF
1
2
.333
3
3
2
0
0
20.1
23
20
34
1
4
4
0
0
96
8.85
39
8
3
SP
8
10
.444
19
18
1
16
1
0
154.0
158
76
232
16
24
54
6
5
736
4.44
68
162 Game Average
15
18
.444
35
33
2
29
2
0
283.0
290
140
426
29
44
99
11
9
1353
4.44
68
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
8
9
.471
17
16
1
14
1
0
135.0
143
70
205
15
22
47
3
2
649
4.67
71
2
vs Major Leaguers
0
1
.000
2
2
0
2
0
0
19.0
15
6
27
1
2
7
3
3
87
2.84
55
 
Team Lg Pos
2
New York Gorhams
RP
2
3
.400
5
4
1
3
0
0
35.2
35
18
55
0
2
18
1
1
168
4.54
66
2
Cuban Giants
SP
3
6
.333
9
9
0
8
1
0
71.1
88
45
107
12
18
20
5
2
349
5.68
51
4
Cuban X Giants
SP
3
1
.750
5
5
0
5
0
0
47.0
35
13
70
4
4
16
0
2
219
2.49
146



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
GOR
NCL
SP
26.2
1.76
1.65
9.2%
9.7%
1.5%
5.6%
6.00
1.74
0.0%
0.3%
GOR
IND
SP
9.0
1.11
0.81
15.8%
30.1%
0.0%
2.2%
13.75
0.0%
1.1%
CBG
SP
51.0
1.71
1.52
6.3%
14.5%
5.5%
9.4%
1.14
1.40
4.3%
1.6%
CXG
IND
SP
18.0
1.61
1.65
10.3%
10.1%
1.1%
9.1%
9.00
1.12
1.1%
2.9%
CXG
IND
RF
9.0
2.56
1.35
9.6%
10.6%
3.8%
5.7%
2.50
1.86
3.8%
1.1%
CXG
IND
RF
9.0
1.00
1.37
0.0%
5.7%
0.0%
6.0%
0.95
0.0%
1.7%
CXG
NvM
SP
11.0
1.18
1.14
4.3%
11.9%
2.2%
11.9%
2.00
1.00
2.2%
2.4%
CBG
NAC
LF
20.1
1.87
1.29
4.2%
9.0%
4.2%
6.0%
1.00
1.50
1.0%
0.3%
8
3
SP
154.0
1.66
1.44
7.3%
11.9%
3.3%
7.6%
2.25
2.13
2.2%
1.5%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
7
Negro Leagues
135.0
1.68
1.47
7.2%
11.5%
3.4%
7.1%
2.14
2.25
2.3%
1.5%
2
vs Major Leaguers
19.0
1.53
1.26
8.0%
14.1%
2.3%
10.8%
3.50
1.31
1.1%
1.7%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
2
New York Gorhams
RP
35.2
1.60
1.44
10.7%
14.3%
1.2%
4.8%
9.00
4.77
0.0%
0.5%
2
Cuban Giants
SP
71.1
1.75
1.45
5.7%
11.9%
5.2%
8.4%
1.11
1.43
3.4%
1.6%
4
Cuban X Giants
SP
47.0
1.57
1.42
7.3%
9.9%
1.8%
8.4%
4.00
1.20
1.8%
2.2%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
GOR
NCL
SP
4
130
127
31
45
4
3
0
3
2
12
1
1
.354
.369
.433
.802
GOR
IND
SP
1
38
38
4
10
0
1
0
0
0
6
0
0
.263
.263
.316
.579
CBG
SP
6
253
228
65
73
6
2
11
16
14
16
2
9
6
.320
.365
.509
.874
CXG
IND
SP
2
87
82
15
28
5
2
1
1
9
0
4
1
.341
.349
.488
.837
CXG
IND
RF
1
52
47
10
21
2
0
2
0
2
5
0
3
0
.447
.469
.617
1.086
CXG
IND
RF
1
34
33
6
9
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
1
0
.273
.273
.333
.606
CXG
NvM
SP
1
46
43
4
12
3
1
1
0
1
2
2
0
2
.279
.326
.465
.791
CBG
NAC
LF
3
96
87
23
34
3
4
1
1
4
4
0
5
1
.391
.418
.552
.969
8
3
SP
19
736
685
158
232
23
14
16
20
24
54
5
22
11
.339
.366
.483
.849
 
Team Lg Pos
7
Negro Leagues
17
649
606
143
205
18
13
15
16
22
47
2
19
8
.338
.363
.485
.849
2
vs Major Leaguers
2
87
79
15
27
5
1
1
4
2
7
3
3
3
.342
.381
.468
.849
 
Team Lg Pos
2
New York Gorhams
RP
5
168
165
35
55
4
4
0
3
2
18
1
1
.333
.345
.406
.751
2
Cuban Giants
SP
9
349
315
88
107
9
6
12
17
18
20
2
14
7
.340
.379
.521
.900
4
Cuban X Giants
SP
5
219
205
35
70
10
4
4
0
4
16
2
8
3
.341
.360
.488
.848

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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