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Johnny Davis



John Howard Davis
(Cherokee)

Born: February 6, 1917 in Ashland, VA
Died: November 17, 1982 in Fort Lauderdale, FL
          (65 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'2"
Wt: 217
Biographical
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Notes:


• College: City University of New York (New York, NY)
• Played in the Minor Leagues


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
23
RP
3
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
0
NE
NN2
24
CF
26
106
97
10
25
3
2
2
13
0
7
2
.258
.308
.392
.699
100
NE
NN2
25
LF
25
100
87
13
27
1
2
2
22
2
13
0
.310
.400
.437
.837
144
26
CF
36
155
136
28
44
9
2
4
25
3
14
0
5
0
.324
.387
.507
.894
135
27
LF
32
118
105
17
37
4
3
2
23
0
12
0
0
1
0
0
.352
.419
.505
.924
148
MULT
MULT
28
CF
24
94
80
14
28
9
0
4
21
0
0
12
1
1
1
0
0
.350
.441
.613
1.053
190
MULT
29
LF
75
314
281
46
86
16
1
8
64
4
30
2
1
.306
.377
.456
.833
134
NE
NN2
30
LF
58
234
192
33
52
9
2
7
29
3
35
2
5
.271
.389
.448
.837
128
NE
NN2
31
LF
7
26
23
0
2
0
1
0
3
0
2
0
1
.087
.160
.174
.334
-3
9
5
LF
286
1147
1001
161
301
51
13
29
200
12
0
125
0
1
5
16
0
0
.301
.381
.465
.846
134
162 Game Average
650
567
91
170
29
7
16
113
8
0
71
0
7
4
9
0
0
.301
.381
.465
.846
134
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
274
1100
956
157
288
48
13
28
192
12
0
124
0
1
5
15
0
0
.301
.384
.467
.851
134
2
vs Major Leagues
12
47
45
4
13
3
0
1
8
0
1
0
0
1
.289
.304
.422
.727
124
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Newark Eagles
LF
271
1089
947
157
285
48
12
28
188
12
122
1
5
15
0
.301
.384
.466
.849
134
1
North All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.750
1.000
189
2
East All Stars
-
2
7
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.571
.400
.971
137
1
Negro All Stars
-
2
4
4
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
.750
1.500
523
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
LF
10
43
41
4
10
3
0
1
7
0
1
0
1
.244
.262
.390
.652
87



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
.000
.355
9.7%
1.4%
.124
NE
NN2
106
.317
.321
6.6%
8.2%
1.9%
1.2%
.134
.103
NE
NN2
100
.401
.327
13.0%
9.6%
2.0%
1.0%
.126
.094
155
.400
.359
9.0%
9.6%
2.6%
0.7%
.184
.106
118
.423
.343
10.2%
0.0%
8.5%
1.7%
0.9%
.152
.106
MULT
MULT
94
.471
.341
12.8%
8.9%
4.3%
0.8%
.263
.099
MULT
314
.391
.334
9.6%
8.4%
2.5%
1.1%
.149
.097
NE
NN2
234
.388
.344
15.0%
9.0%
3.0%
1.0%
.177
.104
NE
NN2
26
.161
.327
7.7%
8.6%
0.0%
0.8%
.087
.095
9
5
1147
.390
.339
10.9%
8.8%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
2.5%
1.0%
.164
.101
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
1100
.393
.341
11.3%
8.9%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
2.5%
1.0%
.165
.100
2
vs Major Leagues
47
.322
.300
2.1%
7.0%
2.1%
1.2%
.133
.115
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Newark Eagles
1089
.392
.341
11.2%
8.9%
2.6%
1.0%
.165
.100
1
North All Stars
4
.410
.301
0.0%
3.8%
0.0%
0.0%
.500
.095
2
East All Stars
7
.478
.361
28.6%
7.8%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.127
1
Negro All Stars
4
.756
.248
0.0%
6.5%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.041
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
43
.282
.305
2.3%
7.1%
2.3%
1.3%
.146
.122

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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.

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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