Johnny Ray - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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)


Compared to Contemporary Center Fielders (Top 50)

Compare With:



Glossary
# Players Pos Yrs Career HoF
1
CF
27
1915-1941
79.4
79.0
5.9
-0.8
-4.8
2
CF
18
1923-1940
52.7
52.8
2.7
-0.8
-2.0
3
CF
23
1922-1946
47.3
46.5
-2.2
5.9
-3.4
4
CF
13
1935-1948
25.0
24.3
1.3
0.0
-0.6
5
CF
12
1932-1945
20.7
21.8
0.3
0.0
-1.4
6
CF
12
1937-1948
16.9
16.7
0.7
0.0
-0.6
7
CF
9
1930-1942
16.3
9.6
0.9
6.7
-0.9
8
CF
16
1932-1948
14.5
13.1
1.8
0.0
-0.5
9
CF
17
1930-1948
9.6
9.5
0.2
0.0
-0.7
10
CF
8
1938-1948
7.3
6.8
0.6
0.0
-0.1
11
CF
11
1935-1945
5.8
5.3
0.9
0.2
-0.5
12
CF
6
1927-1943
4.3
4.6
-0.4
0.0
0.0
13
CF
14
1930-1945
4.1
1.2
4.4
-0.2
-1.8
14
CF
14
1934-1948
2.9
4.2
-0.6
0.0
-0.7
15
CF
3
1935-1944
0.8
0.5
0.3
0.0
-0.1
16
CF
4
1937-1944
0.5
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.0
17
CF
3
1937-1939
0.3
-0.5
0.8
0.0
-0.1
18
CF
12
1926-1939
-0.2
1.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.7
19
CF
8
1936-1943
-0.5
1.6
-1.6
0.0
-0.6
20
CF
9
1932-1945
-0.6
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
21
CF
4
1936-1943
-0.7
0.4
-1.0
0.0
-0.1
22
CF
6
1937-1942
-1.0
-1.5
0.6
0.0
-0.1
23
CF
15
1932-1948
-1.1
0.1
-1.7
0.9
-0.4

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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