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John Bissant



John Lawrence Bissant


Born: February 19, 1914 in New Orleans, LA
Died: April 1, 2006 in Houston, TX
          (92 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 180
Biographical
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Notes:


• College: Wiley College (Marshall, TX)
• Buried: Carrollton Cemetery (New Orleans, LA)
• Visit Manager Page


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
CT
NAL
23
LF
4
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-6
CAG
NAL
25
LF
12
40
39
4
11
0
1
1
6
0
1
0
.282
.300
.410
.710
112
CAG
NAL
28
LF
13
44
43
6
8
0
0
0
3
1
1
0
.186
.205
.186
.391
24
CAG
29
LF
30
119
109
19
30
2
3
1
8
4
9
0
1
0
.275
.331
.376
.707
128
CAG
NAL
30
LF
21
88
85
7
25
4
3
0
6
1
2
0
1
1
.294
.310
.412
.722
126
CAG
NAL
31
LF
32
133
119
29
32
7
2
0
13
0
13
0
0
1
.269
.341
.361
.702
108
CAG
NAL
32
LF
11
49
43
2
10
2
0
0
3
1
3
0
3
.233
.283
.279
.562
66
CAG
NAL
33
LF
16
39
33
6
14
1
0
0
5
2
5
0
1
.424
.500
.455
.955
156
8
2
LF
139
518
477
74
131
16
9
2
44
9
34
0
0
7
0
1
.275
.323
.358
.681
107
162 Game Average
604
556
86
153
19
10
2
51
13
40
0
0
8
0
8
.275
.323
.358
.681
107
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Cincinnati Tigers
-
4
6
6
1
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.167
.167
.167
.333
-6
7
Chicago American Giants
LF
135
512
471
73
130
16
9
2
44
9
34
0
0
7
0
1
.276
.325
.361
.686
108



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
CT
NAL
6
.157
.324
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.111
CAG
NAL
40
.330
.312
2.5%
8.9%
2.5%
0.8%
.128
.094
CAG
NAL
44
.191
.300
2.3%
6.9%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.076
CAG
119
.337
.298
7.6%
6.7%
0.8%
0.5%
.101
.071
CAG
NAL
88
.337
.305
2.3%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.118
.071
CAG
NAL
133
.333
.316
9.8%
6.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.092
.089
CAG
NAL
49
.262
.327
6.1%
8.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.047
.078
CAG
NAL
39
.456
.355
12.8%
9.5%
0.0%
0.9%
.030
.105
8
2
518
.323
.312
6.6%
7.3%
0.4%
0.6%
.084
.081
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Cincinnati Tigers
6
.157
.324
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.000
.111
7
Chicago American Giants
512
.325
.312
6.6%
7.3%
0.4%
0.6%
.085
.081

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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, 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