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Johnny Ray



John Ray


Born: September 8, 1911
in Williamson County, TN
Died: June 28, 1957 in Nashville, TN
          (45 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: R
Ht: 5'8"
Wt: 160
Biographical
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Notes:


• Buried: Mount Ararat Cemetery (Nashville, TN)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
BBB
NAL
25
CF
15
66
56
14
27
0
2
0
10
2
7
2
1
.482
.554
.554
1.107
203
CBR
NAL
27
CF
21
89
78
18
18
3
1
0
4
2
10
1
.231
.318
.295
.613
80
CBR
NAL
28
CF
17
77
61
12
14
0
0
0
3
1
15
1
.230
.382
.230
.611
92
JRC
NAL
29
3B
9
39
31
5
7
0
0
0
3
0
8
0
.226
.385
.226
.610
99
JRC
NAL
30
RF
7
25
23
3
4
0
0
0
1
0
2
0
.174
.240
.174
.414
31
CC
NAL
31
CF
35
129
112
15
20
0
2
0
3
2
12
2
3
0
.179
.270
.214
.484
52
CIC
NAL
32
RF
18
75
64
8
10
0
0
0
2
0
11
0
.156
.280
.156
.436
37
MULT
NAL
33
CF
22
72
63
6
12
2
0
0
5
0
0
7
0
0
2
.190
.271
.222
.494
48
8
4
CF
144
572
488
81
112
5
5
0
31
7
0
72
0
4
8
0
.230
.333
.260
.594
79
162 Game Average
644
549
91
126
6
6
0
35
8
0
81
0
9
9
0
.230
.333
.260
.594
79
 
Team Lg Pos
2
Birmingham Black Barons
CF
23
100
85
16
32
1
2
0
12
2
10
0
2
3
.376
.454
.435
.889
146
4
Jacksonville Red Caps
CF
54
230
193
38
43
3
1
0
11
3
35
2
.223
.342
.249
.591
82
3
Indianapolis Clowns
RF
58
215
185
25
31
0
2
0
5
2
0
25
0
2
3
0
.168
.274
.189
.463
45
1
Kansas City Monarchs
CF
9
27
25
2
6
1
0
0
3
0
2
0
0
0
.240
.296
.280
.576
73



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
BBB
NAL
66
.510
.335
10.6%
7.8%
0.0%
0.9%
.071
.116
CBR
NAL
89
.299
.319
11.2%
9.1%
0.0%
0.8%
.064
.096
CBR
NAL
77
.325
.310
19.5%
8.9%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.072
JRC
NAL
39
.325
.294
20.5%
7.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.076
JRC
NAL
25
.213
.302
8.0%
7.0%
0.0%
0.7%
.000
.077
CC
NAL
129
.243
.306
9.3%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.036
.075
CIC
NAL
75
.235
.305
14.7%
6.9%
0.0%
0.4%
.000
.071
MULT
NAL
72
.241
.314
9.7%
6.8%
0.0%
0.6%
.032
.089
8
4
572
.297
.312
12.6%
7.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.031
.084
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
2
Birmingham Black Barons
100
.410
.328
10.0%
7.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.059
.107
4
Jacksonville Red Caps
230
.303
.310
15.2%
8.6%
0.0%
0.6%
.026
.083
3
Indianapolis Clowns
215
.239
.306
11.6%
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.022
.074
1
Kansas City Monarchs
27
.280
.313
7.4%
6.7%
0.0%
0.6%
.040
.088

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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, 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