Rankin Johnson (johnsra01)
From BR Bullpen
Adam Rankin Johnson Sr. (Tex)
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 6' 1½", Weight 185 lb.
- Debut April 20, 1914
- Final Game July 16, 1918
- Born February 4, 1888 in Burnet, TX USA
- Died July 2, 1972 in Williamsport, PA USA
 Biographical Information
Pitcher Rankin Johnson was the father of Rankin Johnson Jr. Johnson's family is quite illustrious, as his father or grandfather (also Adam Rankin Johnson) was a Civil War general for the Confederacy, and his son (another Adam Rankin Johnson) became president of the Eastern League.
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