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Johnny Gooch

John Beverley Gooch

Position: Catcher
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 5' 11", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: November 9, 1897 in Smyrna, Tennessee, US
Died: May 15, 1975 in Nashville, Tennessee, US

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Minors Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1916 18 -5.3 Talladega GAAL D 70 232 41 .177
1919 21 -4.2 3 Teams 2 Lgs C-A 80 260 56 1 1 0 .215 .062 16
1919 21 -3.8 Newport News VIRL C 66 213 43 .202
1919 21 -5.0 Atlanta SOUA A
1919 21 -5.0 Atlanta,Birmingham SOUA A 14 47 13 1 1 0 .277 .340 16
1919 21 -5.0 Birmingham SOUA A
1920 22 -4.1 Birmingham SOUA A 69 212 46 9 0 1 .217 .274 58
1921 23 -4.1 Birmingham SOUA A 136 455 131 15 11 3 .288 .389 177
1932 34 5.1 Nashville SOUA A 117 398 133 14 3 8 .334 .445 177
1934 36 8.1 Columbus AA AA STL 39 96 17 3 0 1 .177 .240 23
1935 37 9.6 Nashville SOUA A NYG 109 341 77 15 2 0 .226 .282 96
1936 38 13.3 Durham PIED B CIN 109 333 94 22 1 2 .282 .372 124
1941 43 20.0 Hutchinson WA C PIT 40 80 26 9 0 0 .325 .438 35
1942 44 21.9 Bluefield MTNS C 14 37 10 2 0 0 .270 .324 12
10 Seasons 783 2444 2444 631 90 18 15 .258 .258 .294 .552 718
D (1 season) D 70 232 232 41 .177 .177
C (3 seasons) C 120 330 330 79 11 0 0 .239 .239 .142 .382 47
B (1 season) B 109 333 333 94 22 1 2 .282 .282 .372 .655 124
A (5 seasons) A 445 1453 1453 400 54 17 12 .275 .275 .361 .636 524
AA (1 season) AA 39 96 96 17 3 0 1 .177 .177 .240 .417 23
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Pitching

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H/9 HR/9 BB/9 SO/9 SO/BB
1936 38 14.7 Durham PIED B CIN 0 0 1 5.0
1 Season 0 0 1 5.0
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Minors Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
1916 18 Talladega GAAL D C 70 0.00
1919 21 2 Teams 1 Lg A OF 13 20 16 2 2 .900 1.38
1919 21 Newport News VIRL C C 66 404 293 93 18 .955 5.85
1919 21 Atlanta, Birmingham SOUA A OF 13 20 16 2 2 .900 1.38
1920 22 Birmingham SOUA A C 68 350 276 67 7 .980 5.04
1921 23 Birmingham SOUA A C 126 687 516 154 17 .975 5.32
1932 34 Nashville SOUA A C 113 490 385 97 8 .984 4.27
1934 36 Columbus AA AA STL C 33 184 151 30 3 .984 5.48
1935 37 Nashville SOUA A NYG C 100 518 412 92 14 .973 5.04
1936 38 Durham PIED B CIN C 96 682 613 61 8 .988 7.02
1941 43 Hutchinson WA C PIT C 14 113 93 16 4 .965 7.79
1942 44 Bluefield MTNS C C 10 42 37 4 1 .976 4.10
10 Seasons 709 3490 2792 616 82 .977 4.81
C (10 seasons) C 696 3470 2776 614 80 .977 4.87
OF (1 season) OF 13 20 16 2 2 .900 1.38
A 7890 value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Managing

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G W L W-L%
1936 38 Durham PIED B CIN 1 of 1
1941 43 Hutchinson WA C PIT 1 of 1
2 Seasons

W-L Totals are for the entire season even if they managed only part of the season.
Sequence may not be in order actually managed. Rank or Pennants Won may not be given for some seasons.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff
1916 18 Talladega Tigers Georgia-Alabama League D
1919 21 Newport News Shipbuilders Virginia League C
1919 21 Atlanta Crackers Southern Association A 1
1919 21 Birmingham Barons Southern Association A 2
1920 22 Birmingham Barons Southern Association A
1921 23 Birmingham Barons Southern Association A
1921 23 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1921-09-09 1921-09-30
1922 24 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1922-04-12 1922-09-24
1923 25 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1923-04-18 1923-10-07
1924 26 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1924-04-20 1924-09-29
1925 27 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1925-04-16 1925-10-04
1926 28 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1926-04-13 1926-09-25
1927 29 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1927-04-16 1927-09-30
1928 30 Pittsburgh Pirates National League MLB PIT 1 1928-04-12 1928-06-03
1928 30 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 2 1928-06-10 1928-09-24
1929 31 Brooklyn Robins National League MLB BRO 1 1929-04-18 1929-04-18
1929 31 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 2 1929-04-22 1929-10-06
1930 32 Cincinnati Reds National League MLB CIN 1
1932 34 Nashville Volunteers Southern Association A
1933 35 Boston Red Sox American League MLB BOS 1
1934 36 Columbus Red Birds American Association AA STL
1935 37 Nashville Volunteers Southern Association A NYG
1936 38 Durham Bulls Piedmont League B CIN
1941 43 Hutchinson Pirates Western Association C PIT
1942 44 Bluefield Blue-Grays Mountain State League C

Sabr ID: cc6044ec

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