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Rankin Johnson

Adam Rankin Johnson Sr. (Tex)

Position: Pitcher
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 185 lb.

Born: February 4, 1888 in Burnet, TX(All Transactions)
Debut: April 20, 1914 (Age 26.075, 4,100th in MLB history)
Rookie Status: Exceeded rookie limits during 1914 season [*]
Teams (by GP): Terrapins/RedSox/Chi-Feds/Whales/Cardinals 1914-1918

Last Game: July 16, 1918 (Age 30.162)
Died: July 2, 1972 in Williamsport, PA
Buried: Montoursville Cemetery, Montoursville, PA
Relatives: Father of Rankin Johnson
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Standard Fielding

Year Tm Lg Age Pos G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G lgFld% lgRF9 lgRFG Awards
1914 TOT MLB 26 P 32 27 16 219.1 58 6 50 2 4 .966 2.30 1.75 .942 3.00 2.97
1914 BOS AL 26 P 16 13 4 99.1 27 1 24 2 1 .926 2.27 1.56 .936 2.96 2.93
1914 CHI FL 26 P 16 14 12 120.0 31 5 26 0 3 1.000 2.33 1.94 .947 3.04 3.00
1915 TOT FL 27 P 34 25 15 207.2 42 2 40 0 2 1.000 1.82 1.24 .956 3.08 3.05
1915 CHI FL 27 P 11 6 3 57.0 8 0 8 0 0 1.000 1.26 0.73 .956 3.08 3.05
1915 BAL FL 27 P 23 19 12 150.2 34 2 32 0 2 1.000 2.03 1.48 .956 3.08 3.05
1918 STL NL 30 P 6 1 0 23.0 15 0 13 2 0 .867 5.09 2.17 .965 2.93 2.93
3 Seasons P 72 53 31 450.0 115 8 103 4 6 .965 2.22 1.54 .950 3.04 3.00
3 Seasons TOT 72 53 31 450.0 115 8 103 4 6 .965 2.22 1.54 .950 3.04 3.00
Note: Complete player games played data.
Fielding stats are a combination of official records and RetroSheet records. Both are likely to have substantial errors and will not match perfectly.
View Complete Notes on Fielding Data
Leagues historically made no effort to balance team, league, and player fielding stats. Since 1990 or so, computers have made this feasible, but prior to that there are hundreds or thousands of discrepancies each year in games played (even whether a player played a position), putouts, assists, double plays and errors.
  • Pre-1938 SB & CS data for catchers is estimated from catcher assists, games started and opposition stolen bases.
  • From 1938 on SB, CS, Pickoff, & WP data for catchers and pitchers is taken from play-by-play accounts in the retrosheet files. There are several hundred games without pbp from 1938 to 1973 and for those we may not have any data.
  • CG & GS come from the retrosheet data and should be complete and pretty accurate from 1914 on.
  • Innings played (like SB and CS) come from the retrosheet play-by-play data and should be considered mostly complete from 1938 to 1973 and complete from then on.
  • Stats (PO,A,G, etc) for LF-CF-RF positions (since 1914) is taken from play-by-play or box score data as available.
  • Stats (PO,A,G,etc) for C,P,1B,2B,3B,SS,OF positions is taken from the official reported totals and may have been corrected at various times since their publication.
  • For detailed information on which games retrosheet is missing play-by-play from 1938 to 1973, please see their most wanted games list
  • For detailed information on the availability of data on this site by year, see our data coverage page

Appearances

Year Tm Lg Age G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR
1914 BOS AL 26 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1914 CHI FL 26 16 16 16 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1915 BAL FL 27 23 23 23 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1915 CHI FL 27 11 11 11 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1918 STL NL 30 6 1 6 6 6 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
3 Seasons 72 1 72 6 72 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Appearances table is calculated solely from full RetroSheet play-by-play data available from 1973 on. A combination of RetroSheet (starting with the 1914 season) and non-RetroSheet data is used for other seasons.

Appearances on Leader Boards, Awards, and Honors

Stats are Year-Value-Rank · Glossary

Fielding % as P s c a p y
1915 FL  1.000 (1st)

                                         

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