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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
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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
101
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
133
27
LF
32
118
105
17
37
4
3
2
23
0
12
0
0
1
0
0
.352
.419
.505
.924
147
MULT
MULT
28
CF
25
99
84
14
28
8
0
4
22
0
0
13
0
2
0
0
.333
.423
.571
.994
178
MULT
29
LF
72
301
268
45
82
15
1
7
60
4
30
1
2
1
.306
.380
.448
.828
135
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
-4
9
5
LF
284
1139
992
160
297
49
13
28
197
12
0
126
1
4
17
0
0
.299
.381
.460
.840
133
162 Game Average
650
566
91
169
28
7
16
112
8
0
72
81
3
10
0
0
.299
.381
.460
.840
133
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
275
1105
960
157
288
47
13
28
193
12
0
125
0
4
16
0
0
.300
.383
.464
.846
134
2
vs Major Leagues
9
34
32
3
9
2
0
0
4
0
1
1
0
1
.281
.303
.344
.647
104
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Newark Eagles
LF
272
1094
951
157
285
47
12
28
189
12
123
4
16
0
.300
.382
.463
.845
133
1
North All Stars
-
1
4
4
0
1
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.250
.250
.750
1.000
173
2
East All Stars
-
2
7
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.571
.400
.971
136
1
Negro All Stars
-
2
4
4
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
.750
1.500
425
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
LF
7
30
28
3
6
2
0
0
3
0
1
1
0
1
.214
.241
.286
.527
61



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
.000
.355
9.7%
1.4%
.124
NE
NN2
106
.317
.319
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
.362
9.0%
9.7%
2.6%
0.7%
.184
.106
118
.423
.344
10.2%
0.0%
8.5%
1.7%
0.9%
.152
.106
MULT
MULT
99
.453
.340
13.1%
8.9%
4.0%
0.8%
.238
.089
MULT
301
.391
.333
10.0%
0.3%
8.5%
30.00
2.3%
1.1%
.142
.093
NE
NN2
234
.388
.344
15.0%
9.0%
3.0%
1.0%
.177
.104
NE
NN2
26
.161
.328
7.7%
8.7%
0.0%
0.8%
.087
.096
9
5
1139
.389
.339
11.1%
8.9%
2.9%
1.5%
2.00
250.43
2.5%
1.0%
.160
.099
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
1105
.392
.340
11.3%
8.9%
0.0%
0.3%
328.27
2.5%
1.0%
.164
.099
2
vs Major Leagues
34
.297
.299
2.9%
7.5%
3.3%
5.6%
1.00
1.34
0.0%
1.0%
.063
.095
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Newark Eagles
1094
.391
.340
11.2%
8.9%
2.6%
1.0%
.163
.099
1
North All Stars
4
.410
.318
0.0%
3.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.500
.101
2
East All Stars
7
.478
.369
28.6%
8.3%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.132
1
Negro All Stars
4
.756
.293
0.0%
7.6%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.045
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
30
.235
.299
3.3%
7.5%
3.3%
5.6%
1.00
1.34
0.0%
1.2%
.071
.102

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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James