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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)


All Teammate Team
Glossary

Left Field Yrs First Last
2
1937
1938
5.8
1
1930
1930
1.6
1
1942
1942
0.5
2
1944
1945
0.4
2
1941
1942
0.3
Center Field Yrs First Last
1
1932
1932
5.3
3
1942
1944
2.5
1
1942
1942
1.3
1
1937
1937
1.0
3
1930
1938
0.5

Right Field Yrs First Last
2
1937
1938
3.3
4
1942
1945
2.9
1
1932
1932
1.9
1
1943
1943
1.8
1
1930
1930
0.8
Shortstop Yrs First Last
4
1932
1944
4.4
2
1944
1945
3.3
4
1942
1945
3.2
1
1930
1930
0.8
2
1937
1938
0.6
Second Base Yrs First Last
3
1930
1938
7.8
5
1941
1945
4.4
1
1938
1938
1.3
1
1932
1932
0.7
1
1932
1932
0.1
Third Base Yrs First Last
5
1941
1945
2.5
1
1930
1930
1.7
1
1937
1937
1.4
2
1944
1945
1.4
1
1932
1932
1.1
First Base Yrs First Last
1
1930
1930
1.8
2
1937
1938
1.1
2
1941
1942
0.9
1
1932
1932
0.6
1
1938
1938
0.5
Manager Yrs First Last
Catcher Yrs First Last
3
1930
1938
2.9
1
1930
1930
2.2
3
1941
1943
0.8
3
1932
1938
0.7
2
1938
1944
0.0
Starting Pitcher Yrs First Last
3
1932
1938
9.1
1
1930
1930
4.4
1
1932
1932
3.6
1
1930
1930
3.3
1
1932
1932
3.3
9
1930
1945
2.7
2
1937
1938
2.5
4
1941
1944
2.0
2
1937
1938
1.8
2
1937
1938
1.7
2
1930
1937
1.6
3
1943
1945
1.3
1
1942
1942
1.2
2
1944
1945
1.1
2
1937
1938
0.9
1
1932
1932
0.9
1
1932
1932
0.6
4
1941
1944
0.6
1
1930
1930
0.5
1
1938
1938
0.5
Relief Pitcher Yrs First Last
4
1941
1945
0.5
1
1938
1938
0.5
1
1932
1932
0.4
1
1930
1930
0.4
1
1944
1944
0.3
2
1941
1942
0.3
1
1938
1938
0.2
1
1937
1937
0.1
1
1938
1938
0.1
1
1937
1937
0.1
1
1944
1944
0.0
1
1945
1945
0.0
1
1945
1945
-0.1
1
1943
1943
-0.2
2
1941
1943
-0.3

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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, Wayne Stivers, 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