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Johnny Johnson



John Arthur Johnson
(Long John)

Born: September 26, 1915 in Jefferson, TX


Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 6'3"
Wt: 182
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Pitching
Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
22
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
4
7
0
4
3
0
0
37
4.00
124
BEG
NN2
23
SP
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
6.2
9
6
11
4
5
0
8.10
59
HG
NN2
28
SP
1
6
.143
13
6
3
0
2
63.1
38
34
57
2
28
29
0
1
4
276
4.83
86
NBY
NN2
29
SP
1
2
.333
5
3
2
0
0
29.1
27
18
37
0
20
6
0
0
1
148
5.52
78
NBY
NN2
30
SP
0
5
.000
15
7
1
0
0
55.2
62
51
86
3
23
15
0
0
0
280
8.25
56
5
4
SP
3
14
.176
37
18
7
0
2
164.0
140
113
198
5
79
58
0
1
5
741
6.20
71
162 Game Average
4
17
.176
46
22
9
0
2
202.2
173
140
245
7
98
72
0
1
6
988
6.20
71
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
SP
1
0
1.000
1
1
1
0
0
9.0
4
4
7
0
4
3
0
0
37
4.00
124
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
0
1
.000
3
1
0
0
0
6.2
9
6
11
4
5
0
8.10
59
1
Homestead Grays
SP
1
6
.143
13
6
3
0
2
63.1
38
34
57
2
28
29
0
1
4
276
4.83
86
2
New York Black Yankees
RP
1
7
.125
20
10
3
0
0
85.0
89
69
123
3
43
21
0
0
1
428
7.31
62



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
NE
NN2
22
SP
9.0
1.22
1.49
8.1%
11.0%
10.8%
9.0%
0.75
1.23
0.0%
1.4%
BEG
NN2
23
SP
6.2
2.25
1.44
14.7%
10.2%
11.8%
7.9%
1.25
1.30
HG
NN2
28
SP
63.1
1.34
1.39
10.5%
11.4%
10.1%
7.7%
1.04
1.49
0.7%
0.9%
NBY
NN2
29
SP
29.1
1.94
1.46
4.1%
13.0%
13.5%
8.3%
0.30
1.56
0.0%
0.8%
NBY
NN2
30
SP
55.2
1.96
1.47
5.4%
11.6%
8.2%
9.1%
0.65
1.27
1.1%
0.9%
5
4
SP
164.0
1.69
1.44
7.5%
11.7%
10.2%
8.4%
0.73
1.40
0.7%
0.9%
 
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
1
Newark Eagles
SP
9.0
1.22
1.49
8.1%
11.0%
10.8%
9.0%
0.75
1.23
0.0%
1.4%
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
6.2
2.25
1.44
14.7%
10.2%
11.8%
7.9%
1.25
1.30
1
Homestead Grays
SP
63.1
1.34
1.39
10.5%
11.4%
10.1%
7.7%
1.04
1.49
0.7%
0.9%
2
New York Black Yankees
RP
85.0
1.95
1.47
4.9%
12.1%
10.0%
8.8%
0.49
1.37
0.7%
0.9%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
NE
NN2
22
SP
1
37
32
4
7
1
0
0
0
4
3
0
1
1
.219
.306
.250
.556
BEG
NN2
23
SP
3
9
11
4
5
0
HG
NN2
28
SP
13
276
239
38
57
11
5
2
1
0
28
29
0
4
5
5
.238
.328
.351
.680
NBY
NN2
29
SP
5
148
121
27
37
8
1
0
1
20
6
1
6
3
.306
.408
.388
.797
NBY
NN2
30
SP
15
280
253
62
86
10
4
3
7
23
15
0
0
4
3
.340
.395
.447
.842
5
4
SP
37
741
645
140
198
30
10
5
9
0
79
58
0
5
16
12
.290
.368
.391
.759
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Newark Eagles
SP
1
37
32
4
7
1
0
0
0
4
3
0
1
1
.219
.306
.250
.556
1
Baltimore Elite Giants
-
3
9
11
4
5
0
.000
.000
.000
.000
1
Homestead Grays
SP
13
276
239
38
57
11
5
2
1
0
28
29
0
4
5
5
.238
.328
.351
.680
2
New York Black Yankees
RP
20
428
374
89
123
18
5
3
8
43
21
0
1
10
6
.329
.400
.428
.827

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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