John Stephen Butler
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 0", Weight 175 lb.
- Debut April 18, 1926
- Final Game October 5, 1929
- Born March 20, 1893 in Fall River, KS USA
- Died April 29, 1967 in Seal Beach, CA USA
Johnny Butler made his debut in the majors at age 33, and was a regular for two years with the Brooklyn Robins before becoming a backup with the Chicago Cubs and St. Louis Cardinals. A weak hitter, he played roughly equal numbers of games at shortstop and third base.
He is not to be confused with John Butler.
Year-by-Year Managerial Record
|1931||Denver Bears||Western League||64-77||6th|
|1933||Des Moines Demons||Western League||81-47||1st|
|1935||Decatur Commodores||Three-I League||14-8||--||--||replaced by Cliff Knox (45-48) on June 6|
|Nashville Volunteers||Southern Association||56-45||4th||replaced Lance Richbourg on June 7|