Johnny Wright - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Johnny Wright



John Richard Wright Jr.
(Needle Nose)
Also played as John Leftwich in 1945
Born: November 28, 1916 in New Orleans, LA
Died: May 4, 1990 in Jackson, MS
          (73 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'11"
Wt: 175
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Notes:


• High School: John McDonogh HS (New Orleans, LA)
• Buried: Providence Memorial Park (Metairie, LA)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


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Glossary
# Players Pos HoF
Johnny Wright
SP
1000
233.2
3.05
16
9
.642
40
28
17
4
1
216
79
64
128
 
1 SP
997
229.0
3.08
15
10
.611
34
34
6
2
0
206
78
57
142
2 SP
996
244.2
3.02
19
10
.644
39
29
19
3
4
239
82
56
145
3 SP
996
243.0
3.09
16
12
.566
40
28
16
3
2
225
83
84
113
4 SP
996
234.1
2.97
16
10
.631
38
30
16
4
2
212
77
73
116
5 SP
995
248.2
3.06
17
12
.589
37
31
18
3
1
241
85
46
77
6 SP
994
203.1
3.08
16
8
.651
34
34
0
0
0
168
69
52
238
7 SP
994
219.0
3.15
15
8
.657
39
29
12
3
2
202
77
71
110
8 SP
994
245.2
2.94
17
10
.640
40
28
18
3
3
227
80
66
124
9 SP
994
229.1
3.16
16
10
.610
34
34
5
2
0
217
80
46
154
10 SP
993
240.0
3.18
17
10
.613
38
30
17
3
1
235
85
64
98
11 SP
993
246.0
3.10
17
11
.604
35
33
20
3
0
237
85
59
101
12 SP
993
224.0
3.13
16
10
.613
35
33
3
1
0
194
78
50
247
13 SP
992
241.1
2.92
16
10
.622
47
21
14
1
4
240
78
59
95
14 SP
992
236.1
3.11
16
11
.591
41
27
17
2
4
244
82
59
58
15 SP
991
248.0
3.11
15
12
.542
36
32
14
2
1
229
86
64
164
16 SP
991
226.2
3.08
14
13
.527
43
25
14
1
5
226
78
57
102
17 SP
991
236.0
3.12
17
9
.658
34
34
6
2
0
201
82
76
224
18 SP
991
236.2
2.96
15
12
.565
41
27
15
2
1
235
78
57
80
19 SP
991
252.0
2.92
17
11
.622
41
27
19
2
3
243
82
61
72
20 SP
991
282.2
3.04
18
13
.586
36
32
28
2
0
293
95
58
86
21 SP
991
264.0
3.05
17
13
.573
39
29
21
0
1
240
89
113
117
22 SP
991
236.2
3.14
16
11
.589
41
27
16
3
2
218
83
94
114
23 SP
991
261.1
3.11
16
14
.521
39
29
18
3
3
272
90
56
93
24 SP
991
269.1
2.93
16
13
.548
37
31
24
4
1
254
88
73
78
25 SP
990
216.1
2.98
14
10
.584
34
34
1
0
0
187
71
56
232
26 SP
990
288.0
3.08
20
11
.649
36
32
30
2
0
277
99
65
107
27 SP
990
242.2
3.08
15
14
.526
36
32
17
2
0
226
83
89
109
28 SP
990
241.1
3.15
15
13
.544
39
29
16
2
2
242
84
72
87
29 SP
990
208.1
3.01
17
7
.721
42
26
12
2
2
195
70
88
82
30 SP
990
250.0
3.17
17
11
.615
38
30
19
3
2
253
88
61
92
31 SP
990
252.2
2.97
16
13
.541
34
34
14
4
0
231
83
77
119
32 SP
989
217.1
2.93
17
8
.687
37
31
4
1
0
171
71
58
242
33 SP
989
242.0
3.04
14
13
.528
43
25
17
2
2
216
82
97
73
34 SP
989
223.0
3.19
16
10
.615
36
32
9
4
0
183
79
98
194
35 SP
989
249.2
2.86
16
11
.603
34
34
12
3
0
207
79
73
190
36 SP
989
238.0
3.15
16
11
.601
35
33
11
3
0
182
83
114
221
37 SP
989
253.1
3.08
15
14
.507
39
29
20
2
1
246
87
81
86
38 SP
988
281.1
3.01
16
16
.490
36
32
28
2
1
271
94
76
103
39 SP
988
237.1
2.95
14
11
.557
36
32
12
3
0
213
78
59
172
40 SP
988
232.1
3.12
18
9
.675
41
27
15
3
1
209
80
105
95
41 SP
988
248.2
2.86
17
10
.638
35
33
13
3
0
211
79
83
139
42 SP
988
230.2
3.09
14
12
.535
48
20
12
1
3
208
79
99
108
43 SP
987
227.0
3.20
15
10
.584
34
34
2
1
0
203
81
65
212
44 SP
987
272.2
2.97
15
16
.491
36
32
26
3
1
268
90
63
101
45 SP
987
207.0
3.29
16
9
.643
38
30
2
1
0
196
76
54
173
46 SP
987
283.1
3.10
16
16
.504
36
32
26
3
0
280
97
102
115
47 SP
987
272.2
3.18
16
14
.522
37
31
26
2
1
287
96
60
90
48 SP
987
240.1
3.26
16
12
.574
35
33
13
3
0
206
87
66
140
49 SP
986
257.0
2.89
18
10
.631
35
33
18
4
0
231
83
52
169
50 SP
986
220.2
3.13
13
12
.527
43
25
11
3
1
206
77
79
112
51 SP
986
261.2
2.91
17
12
.591
36
32
17
4
0
221
85
90
210
52 SP
986
158.0
3.01
11
6
.658
46
22
0
0
1
130
53
61
122
53 SP
986
255.2
3.24
17
12
.585
38
30
19
2
1
242
92
72
176
54 SP
986
246.2
3.01
14
14
.505
39
29
19
3
1
223
82
98
135
55 SP
986
209.0
3.11
12
12
.498
38
30
6
2
0
191
72
58
111
56 SP
986
230.1
2.98
14
13
.518
38
30
13
3
1
222
76
70
84
57 SP
986
201.2
2.94
13
8
.633
34
34
1
1
0
173
66
49
173
58 SP
986
269.2
3.04
15
16
.485
36
32
28
2
0
265
91
108
102
59 SP
986
230.1
3.28
15
10
.594
34
34
5
1
0
218
84
64
169
60 SP
986
294.0
3.06
15
19
.445
35
33
32
2
0
291
100
63
101
61 SP
986
226.0
3.27
15
11
.584
34
34
3
1
0
206
82
75
182
62 SP
986
238.2
2.95
14
15
.482
39
29
15
3
1
231
78
67
105
63 SP
986
232.2
3.15
14
12
.531
35
33
10
3
0
197
81
85
171
64 SP
986
236.2
3.13
16
10
.631
38
30
16
2
1
224
82
69
103
65 SP
986
209.0
3.11
16
8
.686
40
28
7
2
2
181
72
75
139
66 SP
986
219.1
3.16
15
13
.523
45
23
13
3
2
223
77
74
80
67 SP
986
251.0
2.89
18
12
.602
37
31
18
3
2
249
81
65
80
68 SP
985
230.2
2.89
14
12
.541
40
28
15
4
1
222
74
61
85
69 SP
985
291.0
2.95
21
12
.634
36
32
31
3
1
283
96
73
108
70 SP
985
214.2
3.29
16
8
.653
35
33
1
0
0
180
79
60
243
71 SP
985
254.1
2.96
15
14
.510
37
31
21
2
1
245
84
95
72
72 SP
985
236.0
3.06
16
12
.580
38
30
17
3
2
211
80
99
142
73 RF
985
246.1
3.16
16
12
.585
41
27
18
0
6
303
87
29
23
74 SP
985
239.1
3.23
17
11
.618
39
29
16
3
2
215
86
105
107
75 SP
985
252.1
3.14
14
14
.486
39
29
17
2
1
255
88
58
89
76 SP
985
208.2
3.27
14
9
.594
41
27
11
3
2
206
76
69
107
77 SP
984
207.1
3.21
13
11
.551
38
30
6
2
2
185
74
67
146
78 SP
984
261.1
3.12
17
14
.541
40
28
22
0
1
222
91
132
115
79 SP
984
267.0
3.16
17
16
.517
37
31
28
2
0
271
94
60
89
80 SP
984
229.2
3.14
15
11
.587
37
31
14
3
1
207
80
67
133
81 SP
984
234.2
3.05
11
13
.467
42
26
12
2
2
240
79
78
104
82 SP
984
252.2
3.22
15
14
.526
39
29
21
2
1
236
90
83
113
83 SP
984
278.0
2.87
17
14
.552
35
33
30
2
0
250
89
46
136
84 SP
984
263.2
2.93
15
14
.515
37
31
24
1
0
227
86
90
112
85 SP
984
252.0
3.09
17
12
.597
36
32
18
3
1
232
86
69
124
86 SP
984
224.2
3.12
15
9
.619
35
33
6
2
0
210
78
59
124
87 SP
984
285.2
2.96
20
13
.605
35
33
29
3
0
281
94
72
143
88 SP
983
239.1
3.08
15
13
.532
39
29
14
2
1
234
82
62
115
89 SP
983
208.2
2.92
12
11
.527
39
29
8
3
2
181
68
72
149
90 SP
983
234.2
3.26
14
11
.559
34
34
8
3
0
209
85
60
159
91 SP
983
240.2
3.13
13
14
.495
43
25
17
1
1
254
84
82
82
92 SP
983
302.1
3.01
15
18
.462
34
34
33
4
0
333
101
57
134
93 SP
983
231.1
2.84
14
12
.538
35
33
14
3
0
189
73
58
123
94 SP
983
247.0
3.25
17
10
.621
37
31
18
3
1
211
89
114
167
95 SP
983
237.1
2.86
14
11
.568
37
31
10
3
2
183
75
88
173
96 SP
983
224.1
3.30
15
11
.571
37
31
12
3
1
198
82
71
155
97 SP
983
224.1
3.09
12
14
.453
42
26
12
2
2
204
77
83
102
98 SP
983
216.1
3.36
16
10
.615
35
33
2
1
0
212
81
50
178
99 SP
983
297.2
3.19
17
17
.500
34
34
32
2
0
291
106
62
136
100 SP
982
243.2
3.17
14
13
.510
34
34
11
3
0
225
86
75
139

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