John Brown - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

John Brown



John Wesley Brown
(Lean Man)

Born: October 23, 1918 in Hamburg, AR
Died: March 3, 1999 in Detroit, MI
          (80 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 6'1"
Wt: 158
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Pitching

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Pitching
Team Lg Pos
CBE
NAL
25
PR
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
1.2
2
2
4
0
1
0
0
0
0
10
10.80
31
CBE
NAL
26
SP
1
2
.333
3
3
3
0
0
26.0
8
5
20
0
14
14
1
0
0
110
1.73
234
27
RP
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
4.0
1
1
3
0
3
3
0
0
1
15
2.25
181
CBE
NAL
28
RP
1
0
1.000
1
0
0
0
0
3.0
0
0
1
0
1
2
0
0
1
12
0.00
CBE
NAL
29
RP
0
0
4
0
0
0
0
12.1
2
1
4
0
6
8
0
0
3
51
0.73
699
5
1
RP
2
2
.500
10
3
3
0
0
47.0
13
9
32
0
25
27
1
0
5
198
1.72
230
162 Game Average
10
10
.500
52
16
16
0
0
246.0
68
47
167
0
131
141
5
0
26
1036
1.72
230



Advanced Pitching
Team Lg Pos Lg Lg Lg Lg Lg
CBE
NAL
25
PR
1.2
3.00
1.27
0.0%
12.3%
10.0%
7.2%
0.00
1.70
0.0%
0.3%
CBE
NAL
26
SP
26.0
1.31
1.36
12.7%
12.4%
12.7%
7.8%
1.00
1.59
0.0%
0.7%
27
RP
4.0
1.50
1.42
20.0%
14.0%
20.0%
8.6%
1.00
1.62
0.0%
0.6%
CBE
NAL
28
RP
3.0
0.67
1.60
16.7%
11.8%
8.3%
9.5%
2.00
1.25
0.0%
0.9%
CBE
NAL
29
RP
12.1
0.81
1.62
15.7%
12.7%
11.8%
9.3%
1.33
1.36
0.0%
1.0%
5
1
RP
47.0
1.21
1.45
13.6%
12.6%
12.6%
8.3%
1.08
1.51
0.0%
0.7%



Opponent's Batting
Team Lg Pos
CBE
NAL
25
PR
1
10
9
2
4
1
0
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.444
.500
.556
1.056
CBE
NAL
26
SP
3
110
95
8
20
4
1
0
2
14
14
0
1
1
.211
.312
.274
.586
27
RP
1
15
11
1
3
0
0
0
1
3
3
1
1
0
1
.273
.467
.273
.739
CBE
NAL
28
RP
1
12
10
0
1
0
0
0
0
1
2
0
1
0
0
.100
.250
.100
.350
CBE
NAL
29
RP
4
51
42
2
4
1
0
0
0
6
8
0
3
0
0
.095
.255
.119
.374
5
1
RP
10
198
167
13
32
6
1
0
3
0
25
27
1
5
1
2
.192
.315
.240
.554

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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, 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