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Johnny Spencer



John William Spencer
(Mountain Goat)

Born: October 30, 1897 in Lynchburg, VA
Died: January 22, 1984 in Schenectady, NY
          (86 years old)

Bats: L
Throws: L
Wt:
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Notes:


• Buried: Albany Rural Cemetery (Menands, NY)


Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
PK/HG
WES
23
CF
12
47
45
4
10
3
1
0
5
1
1
1
0
.222
.255
.333
.589
53
PK
NNL
24
LF
27
112
95
8
17
2
0
0
4
1
11
1
5
.179
.271
.200
.471
23
2
2
CF
39
159
140
12
27
5
1
0
9
2
12
2
5
.193
.266
.243
.509
32
162 Game Average
660
582
50
112
21
4
0
37
9
50
8
21
.193
.266
.243
.509
32
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Homestead Grays
CF
5
17
17
0
5
1
1
0
3
1
0
0
0
.294
.294
.471
.765
109
2
Pittsburgh Keystones II
-
34
142
123
12
22
4
0
0
6
1
12
2
5
.179
.263
.211
.474
23



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
PK/HG
WES
47
.275
.358
2.1%
7.7%
0.0%
0.5%
.111
.094
PK
NNL
112
.231
.350
9.8%
8.3%
0.0%
1.1%
.021
.119
2
2
159
.244
.352
7.5%
8.1%
0.0%
0.9%
.050
.111
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Homestead Grays
17
.343
.338
0.0%
7.3%
0.0%
0.5%
.176
.088
2
Pittsburgh Keystones II
142
.232
.354
8.5%
8.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.033
.114

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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, 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