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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
99
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
135
MULT
MULT
27
LF
34
131
115
19
40
5
3
2
22
0
14
0
1
0
2
.348
.419
.496
.914
142
MULT
MULT
28
CF
24
94
80
14
28
9
0
4
21
0
0
12
1
1
1
0
0
.350
.441
.613
1.053
189
MULT
29
LF
79
332
296
47
93
18
1
9
59
4
30
0
5
1
.314
.387
.473
.860
138
NE
NN2
30
LF
58
234
192
33
52
9
2
7
29
3
35
2
5
.271
.389
.448
.837
127
NE
NN2
31
LF
8
30
26
0
3
0
1
0
3
0
3
0
1
.115
.207
.192
.399
16
9
5
LF
293
1182
1029
164
312
54
13
30
194
12
0
128
0
2
8
17
0
0
.303
.385
.468
.853
134
162 Game Average
654
569
91
173
30
7
17
107
9
0
71
0
3
5
9
0
0
.303
.385
.468
.853
134
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Negro Leagues
281
1135
984
160
299
51
13
29
186
12
0
127
0
2
8
16
0
0
.304
.388
.471
.858
134
2
vs Major Leagues
12
47
45
4
13
3
0
1
8
0
1
0
0
1
.289
.304
.422
.727
137
 
Team Lg Pos
9
Newark Eagles
LF
277
1120
971
158
294
51
12
29
182
12
125
2
8
16
0
.303
.387
.470
.856
134
2
North All Stars
CF
2
8
8
2
3
0
1
0
3
0
0
0
0
0
.375
.375
.625
1.000
192
2
East All Stars
-
2
7
5
0
2
0
0
0
1
0
0
2
0
0
0
0
0
0
.400
.571
.400
.971
134
1
Negro All Stars
-
2
4
4
0
3
0
0
0
1
0
0
0
0
0
.750
.750
.750
1.500
540
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
LF
10
43
41
4
10
3
0
1
7
0
1
0
1
.244
.262
.390
.652
99



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
NE
NN2
.000
.355
9.7%
1.4%
.124
NE
NN2
106
.317
.322
6.6%
8.3%
1.9%
1.2%
.134
.104
NE
NN2
100
.401
.327
13.0%
9.6%
2.0%
1.0%
.126
.094
155
.400
.359
9.0%
9.6%
2.6%
0.7%
.184
.106
MULT
MULT
131
.411
.347
10.7%
0.0%
8.2%
1.5%
0.9%
.148
.107
MULT
MULT
94
.471
.342
12.8%
9.0%
4.3%
0.8%
.263
.099
MULT
332
.402
.338
9.0%
9.1%
2.7%
1.1%
.159
.103
NE
NN2
234
.388
.345
15.0%
9.0%
3.0%
1.0%
.177
.105
NE
NN2
30
.196
.327
10.0%
8.5%
0.0%
0.8%
.077
.095
9
5
1182
.393
.341
10.8%
9.0%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
2.5%
1.0%
.165
.103
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Negro Leagues
1135
.396
.343
11.2%
9.1%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
2.6%
1.0%
.167
.103
2
vs Major Leagues
47
.322
.282
2.1%
6.5%
2.1%
1.2%
.133
.108
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
9
Newark Eagles
1120
.395
.344
11.2%
9.1%
2.6%
1.0%
.167
.103
2
North All Stars
8
.430
.305
0.0%
2.7%
0.0%
0.0%
.250
.095
2
East All Stars
7
.479
.361
28.6%
7.8%
0.0%
3.3%
1.00
0.0%
0.8%
.000
.127
1
Negro All Stars
4
.756
.242
0.0%
6.0%
0.0%
0.0%
.000
.042
1
Satchel Paige's Colored All Stars
43
.282
.286
2.3%
6.6%
2.3%
1.4%
.146
.114

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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, 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