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Johnny Ray



John Ray


Born: September 8, 1911
in Williamson County, TN
Died: June 28, 1957 in Nashville, TN
          (45 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 160
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Notes:


• Buried: Mount Ararat Cemetery (Nashville, TN)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
CF
12
50
43
11
23
0
2
0
6
2
5
1
1
.535
.592
.628
1.220
247
CBR
NAL
27
CF
21
89
78
18
18
3
1
0
4
2
10
1
.231
.318
.295
.613
79
CBR
NAL
28
CF
17
77
61
12
14
0
0
0
3
1
15
1
.230
.382
.230
.611
87
JRC
NAL
29
3B
9
39
31
5
7
0
0
0
3
0
8
0
.226
.385
.226
.610
92
JRC
NAL
30
RF
7
25
23
3
4
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
.174
.240
.174
.414
28
CC
NAL
31
CF
35
129
112
15
20
0
2
0
3
2
12
2
3
0
.179
.270
.214
.484
51
CIC
NAL
32
RF
18
75
64
8
10
0
0
0
2
0
11
0
.156
.280
.156
.436
37
MULT
NAL
33
CF
17
62
54
5
10
1
1
0
5
0
5
0
3
.185
.254
.241
.495
46
8
4
CF
136
546
466
77
106
4
6
0
27
7
68
3
9
0
.227
.330
.262
.591
78
162 Game Average
650
555
92
126
5
7
0
32
8
81
8
11
0
.227
.330
.262
.591
78
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Black Barons
CF
20
84
72
13
28
0
3
0
8
2
8
1
3
.389
.457
.472
.929
165
4
Jacksonville Red Caps
CF
54
230
193
38
43
3
1
0
11
3
35
2
.223
.342
.249
.591
78
3
Indianapolis Clowns
CF
56
213
184
24
31
0
2
0
5
2
24
2
3
0
.168
.271
.190
.462
44
1
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
6
19
17
2
4
1
0
0
3
0
1
0
1
.235
.278
.294
.572
68



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
50
.552
.323
10.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.093
.107
CBR
NAL
89
.299
.322
11.2%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.064
.097
CBR
NAL
77
.325
.318
19.5%
9.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.074
JRC
NAL
39
.325
.304
20.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.078
JRC
NAL
25
.213
.308
8.0%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.078
CC
NAL
129
.243
.310
9.3%
7.2%
0.0%
0.5%
.036
.075
CIC
NAL
75
.235
.306
14.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
MULT
NAL
62
.231
.318
8.1%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.056
.090
8
4
546
.294
.314
12.5%
7.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.034
.083
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Birmingham Black Barons
84
.420
.321
9.5%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.083
.100
4
Jacksonville Red Caps
230
.303
.316
15.2%
8.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.084
3
Indianapolis Clowns
213
.238
.309
11.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.5%
.022
.074
1
Kansas City Monarchs
19
.259
.318
5.3%
7.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.059
.090

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