Topeka Jack Johnson - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Topeka Jack Johnson



John Thomas Johnson
(Kansas Jack; Big)


Born: April 25, 1883 in Topeka, KS
Died: January 29, 1940 - 56 years old

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 196
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Notes:


• High School: Carbondale HS (Carbondale, KS)
• College: Washburn University (Topeka, KS)
• Buried: Mount Auburn Cemetery (Topeka, KS)
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Wins Above Replacement


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
3
1906
1911
TOP/KCG
2.0
-0.2
0.0
2.2
0.0
2
SP
2
1909
1911
KCG
1.4
0.2
0.0
1.2
0.0
3
SP
2
1905
1909
CIU/KCG
1.3
0.2
-0.1
1.2
0.0
4
3B
3
1906
1911
KCG/TOP
1.2
0.9
0.2
0.0
0.1
5
LF
3
1909
1911
KCG/KRG
1.2
0.5
0.8
0.0
-0.1
6
C
2
1909
1911
KCG
1.1
0.8
0.1
0.0
0.2
7
SS
3
1909
1912
KRG/KCG
0.7
0.5
0.1
0.0
0.1
8
3B
1
1912
1912
KRG
0.5
0.3
0.2
0.0
0.0
9
SP
1
1909
1909
KCG
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
10
SP
1
1909
1909
KCG
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.6
0.0
11
C
1
1909
1909
KCG
0.5
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.0
12
RF
1
1906
1906
TOP
0.4
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
13
C
1
1912
1912
KRG
0.3
0.3
0.1
0.0
0.0
14
RP
2
1911
1912
KRG/KCG
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
15
RP
1
1910
1910
KRG
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
16
1B
1
1912
1912
KRG
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
17
SS
1
1909
1909
KCG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
18
2B
1
1911
1911
KCG
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
19
C
2
1911
1912
KCG/KRG
0.2
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
20
3B
1
1906
1906
TOP
0.2
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
21
C
1
1906
1906
TOP
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
22
-
1
1906
1906
TOP
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
23
3B
1
1905
1905
CIU
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
24
RF
1
1910
1910
KRG
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
25
LF
1
1905
1905
CIU
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
26
C
1
1910
1910
KRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
27
CF
1
1905
1905
CIU
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
28
2B
1
1910
1910
KRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
29
SP
2
1911
1912
KCG/KRG
0.0
1.0
-0.1
-0.8
0.0
30
SS
1
1909
1909
KCG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
31
-
1
1905
1905
CIU
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
32
1B
1
1910
1910
KRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
2B
1
1905
1905
CIU
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
SS
1
1909
1909
KCG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
35
-
1
1912
1912
KRG
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
36
-
1
1905
1905
CIU
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
37
-
1
1905
1905
CIU
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
38
CF
1
1909
1909
KCG
-0.1
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
39
CF
3
1910
1912
KRG/KCG
-0.1
0.1
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
40
RP
1
1906
1906
TOP
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
41
-
1
1909
1909
KCG
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
42
2B
1
1912
1912
KRG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
43
RP
1
1905
1905
CIU
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
44
CF
1
1909
1909
KCG
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
0.0
0.0
45
SP
1
1911
1911
KCG
-0.2
0.0
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
46
-
1
1906
1906
TOP
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
47
-
1
1911
1911
KCG
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
48
-
1
1912
1912
KRG
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
49
RF
2
1909
1911
KCG
-0.4
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
50
RF
3
1909
1912
KRG/KCG
-0.8
0.1
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
51
1B
2
1906
1909
TOP/KCG
-1.1
-0.8
-0.3
0.0
-0.1

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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