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Johnny Markham



John Matthew Markham Jr.


Born: October 1, 1908 in Shreveport, LA
Died: March 10, 1975 in Los Angeles, CA
          (66 years old)

Bats: R
Throws: R
Ht: 5'10"
Wt: 180
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Notes:


• Buried: Woodlawn Cemetery (Santa Monica, CA)


Teammates


Glossary
# Pos First Last Team
1
SP
3
1932
1938
MRM/KCM
9.2
1.2
0.0
8.1
0.0
2
2B
3
1930
1938
KCM
7.8
5.0
2.2
0.0
0.6
3
LF
2
1937
1938
KCM
6.5
5.8
0.8
0.0
-0.1
4
2B
5
1941
1945
BBB
5.6
3.6
1.4
0.0
0.6
5
CF
1
1932
1932
MRM
5.3
3.0
0.0
2.3
-0.1
6
SS
2
1944
1945
BBB
4.5
2.8
1.3
0.0
0.4
7
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
4.4
0.2
0.0
4.3
0.0
8
SS
4
1932
1944
BBB/MRM
4.1
3.7
0.1
0.0
0.3
9
RF
2
1937
1938
KCM
3.8
4.0
0.2
0.0
-0.4
10
RF
4
1942
1945
BBB
3.7
4.4
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
11
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
3.6
-0.1
0.0
3.7
0.0
12
SS
4
1942
1945
BBB
3.5
2.6
0.7
0.0
0.1
13
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
3.3
-0.4
0.0
3.7
0.0
14
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
3.3
-0.4
0.0
3.6
0.0
15
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
3.1
0.3
0.0
2.8
0.0
16
CF
3
1942
1944
BBB
3.0
2.1
1.0
0.0
-0.1
17
C
3
1930
1938
KCM
2.9
1.8
1.1
0.0
0.1
18
3B
5
1941
1945
BBB
2.3
1.0
1.6
0.0
-0.3
19
C
1
1930
1930
KCM
2.2
2.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
20
RP
4
1941
1944
BBB
2.0
0.2
0.0
1.8
0.0
21
RF
1
1932
1932
MRM
1.9
2.2
0.0
0.0
-0.3
22
RF
1
1943
1943
BBB
1.8
1.6
0.4
0.0
-0.2
23
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.8
-0.2
0.0
2.0
0.0
24
1B
1
1930
1930
KCM
1.8
1.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1
25
3B
2
1944
1945
BBB
1.8
1.6
0.1
0.0
0.0
26
3B
1
1930
1930
KCM
1.7
1.6
0.0
0.0
0.1
27
RP
2
1944
1945
BBB
1.7
0.2
0.0
1.5
0.0
28
SP
2
1930
1937
KCM
1.6
0.3
0.0
1.3
0.0
29
LF
1
1930
1930
KCM
1.6
1.8
0.0
0.0
-0.2
30
3B
1
1937
1937
KCM
1.5
0.9
0.5
0.0
0.1
31
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.3
-0.2
0.0
1.5
0.0
32
CF
1
1942
1942
BBB
1.3
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
33
SP
1
1942
1942
BBB
1.2
0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
34
2B
1
1938
1938
KCM
1.2
0.7
0.4
0.0
0.0
35
3B
1
1932
1932
MRM
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
36
1B
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.0
1.2
0.2
0.0
-0.3
37
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.0
-0.1
0.0
1.1
0.0
38
CF
1
1937
1937
KCM
1.0
0.9
0.1
0.0
0.0
39
C
3
1932
1938
MRM/KCM
1.0
0.8
-0.1
0.0
0.3
40
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.9
-0.4
0.0
1.4
0.0
41
1B
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.9
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.1
42
SS
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.8
0.7
0.0
0.0
0.2
43
RF
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.8
1.0
0.0
0.0
-0.2
44
C
3
1941
1943
BBB
0.8
0.1
0.4
0.0
0.2
45
2B
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.7
0.4
0.0
0.1
0.2
46
SP
4
1941
1944
BBB
0.7
-0.4
0.0
1.0
0.0
47
SS
2
1937
1938
KCM
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
48
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
49
1B
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.6
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.2
50
C
4
1942
1945
BBB
0.6
0.0
0.4
0.1
0.2
51
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
52
CF
3
1930
1938
KCM
0.5
1.1
-0.1
-0.4
-0.1
53
SP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
54
1B
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.5
0.9
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
55
LF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
56
RP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
57
SS
2
1942
1945
BBB
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
58
RP
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
59
RP
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
60
SP
4
1941
1945
BBB
0.3
0.0
-0.1
0.5
-0.1
61
SP
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
62
SS
2
1937
1938
KCM
0.3
0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.5
63
SP
3
1943
1945
BBB
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
64
LF
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
65
SP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.4
0.0
66
RP
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
0.0
67
SP
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
68
1B
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
69
-
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.2
-0.1
0.4
0.0
0.0
70
LF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
71
LF
2
1944
1945
BBB
0.2
0.3
-0.2
0.1
0.0
72
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.2
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
73
3B
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
74
LF
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.2
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
75
SS
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
76
RP
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
77
LF
2
1944
1945
BBB
0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.1
78
2B
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
80
1B
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
81
RF
2
1942
1945
BBB
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
82
1B
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
83
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.1
-0.1
0.2
0.0
0.0
84
CF
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.1
0.3
-0.2
0.0
0.0
85
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
86
RP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
87
RP
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
88
LF
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
89
SS
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
90
RF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
91
1B
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
92
C
2
1938
1944
KCM/BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
96
3B
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.0
0.2
-0.2
0.0
0.0
97
SP
5
1941
1945
BBB
0.0
-0.4
0.0
0.4
0.0
98
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
99
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
C
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
102
CF
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
103
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
104
1B
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
LF
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
SP
2
1942
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
SS
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
110
C
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
LF
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
114
CF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
RF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
LF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
117
1B
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
118
C
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
119
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
120
RP
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
121
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
3B
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
3B
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
RP
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
127
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
128
LF
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
129
-
2
1943
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
130
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
131
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
132
2B
2
1944
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
133
LF
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
134
LF
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
135
RP
2
1943
1944
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
136
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
137
CF
2
1937
1938
KCM
-0.2
0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
138
1B
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
139
SP
3
1943
1945
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
140
-
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
141
RP
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
142
-
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
143
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
144
-
1
1930
1930
KCM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
145
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
146
LF
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
147
RF
1
1937
1937
KCM
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
148
C
2
1938
1942
BBB/KCM
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
149
RP
2
1941
1943
BBB
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
150
CF
2
1932
1937
KCM/MRM
-0.3
0.1
0.1
-0.4
0.0
151
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
152
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
153
1B
2
1942
1943
BBB
-0.4
0.5
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
154
CF
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
155
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
156
-
2
1944
1945
BBB
-0.8
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.1
157
1B
1
1930
1930
KCM
-0.9
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1
158
SS
3
1941
1943
BBB
-1.0
-0.9
-0.4
0.1
0.2

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