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Johnnie Cowan



Johnnie Wart Cowan


Born: May 31, 1913 in Pleasant Hill, AL
Died: October 24, 1993 in Birmingham, AL
          (80 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 160
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Notes:




Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
27
2B
1
4
4
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
55
CCB
NAL
29
3B
2
5
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
.400
.400
.400
.800
144
CBE
NAL
31
2B
17
64
59
7
14
2
0
1
8
1
3
0
2
.237
.274
.322
.596
82
MULT
32
2B
25
100
93
6
21
0
0
0
9
0
0
3
1
0
4
.226
.250
.226
.476
45
CBE
NAL
33
2B
17
67
64
11
20
2
0
0
9
0
2
0
1
.313
.333
.344
.677
100
CBE
34
2B
24
93
88
12
24
3
0
2
17
1
2
1
2
.273
.297
.375
.672
77
MRS
NAL
35
2B
11
45
40
3
7
1
1
0
2
0
3
1
1
.175
.250
.250
.500
30
7
4
2B
97
378
353
41
89
8
1
3
46
2
0
13
1
2
10
.252
.283
.306
.589
69
162 Game Average
631
590
68
149
13
2
5
77
4
0
22
6
3
17
.252
.283
.306
.589
69
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Birmingham Black Barons
2B
1
4
4
2
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
55
5
Cleveland Buckeyes
2B
84
325
305
36
80
7
0
3
44
2
0
10
1
1
9
.262
.288
.315
.603
74
1
South All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.250
.500
113
1
Memphis Red Sox
-
11
45
40
3
7
1
1
0
2
0
3
1
1
.175
.250
.250
.500
30



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
4
.244
.314
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
CCB
NAL
5
.382
.311
0.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.079
CBE
NAL
64
.280
.313
4.7%
7.0%
1.6%
0.4%
.085
.072
MULT
100
.215
.309
3.0%
7.2%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.083
CBE
NAL
67
.325
.327
3.0%
8.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.031
.078
CBE
93
.308
.358
2.2%
9.9%
2.2%
0.8%
.102
.107
MRS
NAL
45
.240
.359
6.7%
9.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.075
.118
7
4
378
.274
.331
3.4%
8.2%
0.8%
0.7%
.054
.090
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Birmingham Black Barons
4
.244
.314
0.0%
9.1%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
5
Cleveland Buckeyes
325
.279
.328
3.1%
8.1%
0.9%
0.6%
.052
.087
1
South All Stars
4
.250
.235
0.0%
7.4%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.032
1
Memphis Red Sox
45
.240
.359
6.7%
9.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.075
.118

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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