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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
9.1
1.1
0.0
8.0
0.0
2
2B
3
1930
1938
KCM
7.8
4.9
2.3
0.0
0.6
3
LF
2
1937
1938
KCM
5.8
5.5
0.4
0.0
-0.1
4
CF
1
1932
1932
MRM
5.3
3.0
0.0
2.3
-0.1
5
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
4.4
0.2
0.0
4.3
0.0
6
SS
4
1932
1944
BBB/MRM
4.4
4.0
0.2
0.0
0.3
7
2B
5
1941
1945
BBB
4.4
3.4
0.4
0.0
0.6
8
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
3.6
-0.1
0.0
3.7
0.0
9
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
3.3
-0.4
0.0
3.7
0.0
10
SS
2
1944
1945
BBB
3.3
2.5
0.5
0.0
0.4
11
RF
2
1937
1938
KCM
3.3
3.4
0.2
0.0
-0.3
12
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
3.3
-0.4
0.0
3.6
0.0
13
SS
4
1942
1945
BBB
3.2
2.6
0.4
0.0
0.2
14
C
3
1930
1938
KCM
2.9
1.8
1.1
0.0
0.1
15
RF
4
1942
1945
BBB
2.9
3.5
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
16
CF
3
1942
1944
BBB
2.5
2.3
0.4
0.0
-0.1
17
3B
5
1941
1945
BBB
2.5
1.0
1.8
0.0
-0.3
18
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
2.5
0.2
0.0
2.3
0.0
19
C
1
1930
1930
KCM
2.2
2.0
0.0
0.0
0.2
20
SP
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
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.8
-0.2
0.0
2.0
0.0
23
RF
1
1943
1943
BBB
1.8
1.6
0.4
0.0
-0.2
24
1B
1
1930
1930
KCM
1.8
1.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1
25
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.7
-0.1
0.0
1.9
0.0
26
3B
1
1930
1930
KCM
1.7
1.6
0.0
0.0
0.1
27
SP
2
1930
1937
KCM
1.6
0.3
0.0
1.4
0.0
28
LF
1
1930
1930
KCM
1.6
1.8
0.0
0.0
-0.2
29
3B
1
1937
1937
KCM
1.4
0.9
0.5
0.0
0.1
30
3B
2
1944
1945
BBB
1.4
1.5
-0.1
0.0
0.0
31
2B
1
1938
1938
KCM
1.3
0.8
0.5
0.0
0.0
32
SP
3
1943
1945
BBB
1.3
0.1
0.0
1.1
0.0
33
CF
1
1942
1942
BBB
1.3
1.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
34
SP
1
1942
1942
BBB
1.2
0.2
0.0
1.0
0.0
35
SP
2
1944
1945
BBB
1.1
0.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
36
3B
1
1932
1932
MRM
1.1
1.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
37
1B
2
1937
1938
KCM
1.1
1.2
0.2
0.0
-0.3
38
CF
1
1937
1937
KCM
1.0
0.9
0.1
0.0
0.0
39
SP
2
1937
1938
KCM
0.9
-0.1
0.0
1.1
0.0
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
C
3
1932
1938
KCM/MRM
0.7
0.5
-0.1
0.0
0.3
47
SP
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.6
-0.1
0.0
0.7
0.0
48
SS
2
1937
1938
KCM
0.6
0.4
0.2
0.0
0.0
49
SP
4
1941
1944
BBB
0.6
-0.4
0.0
0.9
0.0
50
1B
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.6
0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.2
51
SP
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.5
-0.2
0.0
0.8
0.0
52
SP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.6
0.0
53
RP
4
1941
1945
BBB
0.5
0.1
-0.1
0.5
-0.1
54
1B
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.5
1.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.2
55
CF
3
1930
1938
KCM
0.5
1.1
-0.2
-0.4
-0.1
56
RP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.5
0.0
57
LF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.5
0.5
0.0
0.0
0.0
58
SS
2
1937
1938
KCM
0.4
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.4
59
SS
2
1942
1945
BBB
0.4
0.1
0.3
0.0
0.1
60
LF
2
1944
1945
BBB
0.4
0.3
0.1
0.0
-0.1
61
RP
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.4
0.1
0.0
0.3
0.0
62
RP
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.4
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
63
RP
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.4
0.0
64
SP
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.5
0.0
65
LF
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.3
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.0
66
LF
2
1944
1945
BBB
0.3
0.3
-0.2
0.1
0.0
67
RP
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.2
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
RP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
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
SS
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.2
0.2
0.0
0.0
0.0
75
RP
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
76
2B
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
77
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
78
1B
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
79
RF
2
1942
1945
BBB
0.1
0.3
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
80
1B
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.1
0.0
-0.1
81
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
82
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
83
RP
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
84
RP
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
85
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.1
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.0
86
RP
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
87
LF
1
1930
1930
KCM
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
88
SS
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.1
89
C
2
1938
1944
BBB/KCM
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
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
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
93
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
94
RF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
95
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.0
96
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
97
C
4
1942
1945
BBB
0.0
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.2
98
C
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
99
CF
1
1937
1937
KCM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
100
LF
2
1941
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
101
SS
1
1943
1943
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
102
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
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
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
105
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
106
C
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
107
LF
1
1932
1932
MRM
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
108
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
109
3B
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.0
0.2
-0.3
0.0
0.0
110
-
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
111
SP
2
1942
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
112
CF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
113
RF
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
114
LF
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
115
LF
1
1941
1941
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
116
CF
1
1938
1938
KCM
0.0
0.2
-0.2
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
LF
1
1944
1944
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
122
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
123
3B
1
1942
1942
BBB
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
124
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
125
3B
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
126
1B
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
127
RP
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
128
CF
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
129
SP
5
1941
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.3
0.0
0.2
0.0
130
LF
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
131
-
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
132
-
2
1943
1945
BBB
-0.1
-0.2
0.1
0.0
0.1
133
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
134
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
135
2B
2
1944
1945
BBB
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
136
LF
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
137
LF
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
138
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
0.0
139
1B
1
1942
1942
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
140
CF
2
1937
1938
KCM
-0.2
0.3
-0.4
0.0
0.0
141
-
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
142
RP
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
-0.2
0.0
143
-
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
144
-
1
1941
1941
BBB
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
145
-
1
1930
1930
KCM
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
146
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.2
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
147
LF
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
148
RF
1
1937
1937
KCM
-0.3
0.1
-0.3
0.0
-0.1
149
LF
1
1943
1943
BBB
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
150
RP
2
1941
1943
BBB
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
151
C
2
1938
1942
BBB/KCM
-0.3
-0.1
-0.2
0.0
0.0
152
CF
2
1932
1937
KCM/MRM
-0.3
0.1
0.1
-0.4
0.0
153
-
1
1944
1944
BBB
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
154
-
1
1945
1945
BBB
-0.4
-0.3
-0.1
0.0
0.0
155
1B
2
1942
1943
BBB
-0.4
0.5
-0.8
0.0
-0.1
156
C
2
1944
1945
BBB
-0.5
-0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.1
157
CF
1
1932
1932
MRM
-0.5
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.1
158
SP
3
1943
1945
BBB
-0.5
-0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
159
-
1
1938
1938
KCM
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.7
0.0
160
1B
1
1930
1930
KCM
-0.9
-0.8
0.0
0.0
-0.1
161
SS
3
1941
1943
BBB
-1.0
-0.9
-0.4
0.1
0.2

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