From BR Bullpen
John Gooding Priest
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 11", Weight 170 lb.
- Debut May 30, 1911
- Final Game September 7, 1912
- Born June 23, 1886 in St. Joseph, MO USA
- Died November 4, 1979 in Washington, DC USA
 Biographical Information
He had been with Danville in 1910.
The New York Times of March 18, 1911, says that Chase turned Priest over to Indianapolis. The article further says that Priest previously had been employed in D.C. by the Department of Agriculture and had gotten his start in the "Department League".