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)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
1
1944
1944
0.8
1
1945
1945
0.6
1
1945
1945
0.3
1
1945
1945
0.2
1
1943
1943
0.2
Center Field Yrs First Last
3
1943
1945
1.0
1
1945
1945
0.3
1
1932
1932
0.3
1
1944
1944
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1

Right Field Yrs First Last
2
1943
1945
1.8
1
1945
1945
1.2
4
1939
1942
1.0
2
1937
1939
0.8
1
1932
1932
0.3
Shortstop Yrs First Last
1
1945
1945
1.9
6
1937
1943
1.5
1
1945
1945
0.7
1
1932
1932
0.6
1
1939
1939
0.4
Second Base Yrs First Last
1
1945
1945
1.1
1
1937
1937
0.6
4
1942
1945
0.6
2
1939
1940
0.4
1
1943
1943
0.3
Third Base Yrs First Last
2
1943
1945
2.1
5
1937
1942
1.1
1
1945
1945
0.9
1
1932
1932
0.5
2
1944
1945
0.5
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1945
1945
1.0
1
1945
1945
0.5
2
1943
1945
0.5
1
1943
1943
0.3
1
1937
1937
0.1
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
4
1939
1942
1.8
2
1944
1945
0.2
1
1945
1945
0.2
3
1943
1945
0.1
1
1937
1937
0.1
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
1
1945
1945
2.9
3
1943
1945
2.5
2
1939
1940
2.3
1
1932
1932
2.1
1
1937
1937
1.7
1
1945
1945
1.2
1
1945
1945
1.2
1
1932
1932
0.8
1
1945
1945
0.6
2
1932
1940
0.6
2
1937
1939
0.4
1
1945
1945
0.4
2
1937
1939
0.3
1
1944
1944
0.2
2
1943
1945
0.2
5
1939
1943
0.2
1
1943
1943
0.2
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
4
1939
1942
0.7
3
1939
1945
0.5
1
1932
1932
0.4
1
1932
1932
0.3
2
1943
1945
0.2
1
1940
1940
0.2
1
1943
1943
0.1
1
1944
1944
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.1
1
1945
1945
0.0
1
1945
1945
0.0
1
1945
1945
0.0
1
1945
1945
-0.0
3
1939
1941
-0.0
1
1945
1945
-0.0
1
1943
1943
-0.1
1
1937
1937
-0.1
1
1942
1942
-0.1
1
1942
1942
-0.1
3
1940
1942
-0.1

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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