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Johnny Smith



John Smith
(Lefty)

Born: 1917 birthplace unknown


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Batting

Multi-Stint Seasons:



Glossary
Basic Batting
Team Lg Pos
TIC
NAL
23
LF
12
47
44
7
10
0
0
0
3
1
3
0
.227
.277
.227
.504
57
BBB
NAL
25
LF
12
42
41
5
11
1
0
0
5
1
1
0
.268
.286
.293
.578
78
CAG
26
RF
25
105
100
12
20
4
0
0
6
0
4
0
1
0
.200
.231
.240
.471
52
CAG
NAL
27
RF
11
40
37
1
13
1
0
0
7
1
2
0
1
0
.351
.385
.378
.763
141
CAG
NAL
28
RF
36
152
142
23
48
4
4
2
31
0
9
0
0
1
.338
.377
.465
.842
148
NBY
NN2
29
RF
10
39
36
4
11
2
1
0
3
1
3
0
0
0
.306
.359
.417
.776
120
NBY
NN2
30
RF
23
101
97
13
39
4
3
0
10
0
4
0
0
.402
.426
.505
.931
164
NBY
NN2
31
RF
22
86
81
8
26
1
1
0
7
0
5
0
0
.321
.360
.358
.718
114
8
4
RF
151
612
578
73
178
17
9
2
72
4
31
0
0
3
0
0
.308
.343
.379
.722
115
162 Game Average
657
620
78
191
18
10
2
77
6
33
0
0
3
0
0
.308
.343
.379
.722
115
 
Team Lg Pos
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
RP
12
47
44
7
10
0
0
0
3
1
3
0
.227
.277
.227
.504
57
1
Birmingham Black Barons
RF
12
42
41
5
11
1
0
0
5
1
1
0
.268
.286
.293
.578
78
3
Chicago American Giants
RF
72
297
279
36
81
9
4
2
44
1
15
0
0
3
0
0
.290
.327
.373
.699
113
3
New York Black Yankees
RF
55
226
214
25
76
7
5
0
20
1
12
0
0
0
.355
.389
.435
.824
137



Advanced Batting
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
TIC
NAL
47
.256
.313
6.4%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
BBB
NAL
42
.278
.308
2.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.024
.078
CAG
105
.228
.297
3.8%
6.7%
0.0%
0.5%
.040
.071
CAG
NAL
40
.361
.304
5.0%
6.8%
0.0%
0.4%
.027
.070
CAG
NAL
152
.389
.316
5.9%
6.9%
1.3%
0.6%
.127
.089
NBY
NN2
39
.368
.335
7.7%
9.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.111
.096
NBY
NN2
101
.435
.331
4.0%
8.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.103
.100
NBY
NN2
86
.346
.318
5.8%
8.3%
0.0%
0.8%
.037
.092
8
4
612
.342
.315
5.1%
7.7%
0.3%
0.7%
.071
.085
 
Team Lg LG LG LG LG LG LG
1
Pittsburgh Crawfords
47
.256
.313
6.4%
9.0%
0.0%
0.6%
.000
.073
1
Birmingham Black Barons
42
.278
.308
2.4%
7.1%
0.0%
0.7%
.024
.078
3
Chicago American Giants
297
.328
.308
5.1%
6.8%
0.7%
0.5%
.082
.080
3
New York Black Yankees
226
.390
.327
5.3%
8.6%
0.0%
0.9%
.079
.096

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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