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John Anderson

John Joseph Anderson (Honest John)

Positions: First Baseman and Leftfielder
Bats: Both, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 180 lb.

Born: December 14, 1873 in Sarpsborg, Norway
Died: July 23, 1949 in Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

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Register 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
1894 20 2 Teams NENL B
1894 20 Worcester NENL B
1894 20 Haverhill NENL B
1894 20 -7.8 BRO NL MLB BRO 17 67 63 14 19 1 3 1 19 7 3 3 .302 .333 .460 .794 29 0 1
1895 21 -6.9 BRO NL MLB BRO 103 441 423 77 122 11 14 10 89 24 12 29 .288 .316 .452 .767 191 5 1
1896 22 -6.1 BRO NL MLB BRO 108 451 430 70 135 23 17 1 55 37 18 23 .314 .344 .453 .798 195 2 1
1897 23 -5.1 BRO NL MLB BRO 117 527 492 93 160 28 12 4 85 29 17 14 .325 .357 .455 .812 224 7 11
1898 24 -4.1 2 Teams NL MLB BRO 135 569 520 82 153 33 22 9 81 20 29 26 .294 .348 .494 .842 257 14 6
1898 24 -4.1 BRO NL MLB BRO 6 23 21 1 3 2 0 0 2 0 1 4 .143 .217 .238 .455 5 1 0
1898 24 -4.1 NL MLB 110 471 430 70 131 28 18 9 71 18 23 19 .305 .357 .516 .873 222 12 6
1898 24 -4.1 BRO NL MLB BRO 19 75 69 11 19 3 4 0 8 2 5 3 .275 .333 .435 .768 30 1 0
1899 25 -2.9 BRO NL MLB BRO 117 472 439 65 118 18 7 4 92 25 27 24 .269 .317 .369 .686 162 4 2
1900 26 -2.2 Milwaukee AL A 134 542 94 168 32 9 2 63 .310 .413 224 3
1901 27 -1.0 MLA AL MLB MLA 138 607 576 90 190 46 7 8 99 35 24 21 .330 .360 .476 .836 274 3 4
1902 28 -0.6 SLB AL MLB SLB 126 551 524 60 149 29 6 4 85 15 21 9 .284 .316 .385 .701 202 3 3
1903 29 0.4 SLB AL MLB SLB 138 577 550 65 156 34 8 2 78 16 23 39 .284 .312 .385 .698 212 0 4
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
1904 30 1.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 143 598 558 62 155 27 12 3 82 20 23 37 .278 .313 .385 .699 215 6 11
1905 31 2.1 2 Teams AL MLB WSH-NYY 133 536 499 62 139 24 7 1 52 31 30 38 .279 .323 .361 .684 180 3 4
1905 31 2.1 NYY AL MLB NYY 32 108 99 12 23 3 1 0 14 9 8 8 .232 .296 .283 .579 28 1 0
1905 31 2.1 WSH AL MLB WSH 101 428 400 50 116 21 6 1 38 22 22 30 .290 .330 .380 .710 152 2 4
1906 32 3.3 WSH AL MLB WSH 151 607 583 62 158 25 4 3 70 39 19 37 .271 .296 .343 .639 200 2 3
1907 33 4.0 WSH AL MLB WSH 87 371 333 33 96 12 4 0 44 19 34 23 .288 .359 .348 .708 116 3 1
1908 34 5.3 CHW AL MLB CHW 123 399 355 36 93 17 1 0 47 21 30 33 .262 .321 .315 .637 112 1 13
1909 35 6.0 Providence EL A 127 467 122 21 2 2 .261 .328 153
MLB (14 seasons) MLB 1636 6773 6345 871 1843 328 124 50 978 338 310 356 .290 .329 .405 .734 2569 53 65
Minors (3 seasons) Minors 261 1012 1009 94 290 53 11 4 63 377 3
All Levels (16 Seasons) 1897 7785 7354 965 2133 381 135 54 978 401 310 356 2946 53 68
B (1 season) Minors
A (2 seasons) Minors 261 1012 1009 94 290 53 11 4 63 .287 .374 377 3
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1894 20 BRO NL MLB BRO 3B 1 5.0 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 3.60 2.00
1894 20 BRO NL MLB BRO CF 1
1894 20 BRO NL MLB BRO LF 15
1894 20 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 16 106.0 27 21 0 6 0 .778 1.78 1.31
1895 21 BRO NL MLB BRO LF 90
1895 21 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 102 929.0 246 206 11 29 4 .882 2.10 2.13
1895 21 BRO NL MLB BRO RF 12
1896 22 BRO NL MLB BRO 1B 42 340.0 444 417 19 8 26 .982 11.54 10.38
1896 22 BRO NL MLB BRO CF 9
1896 22 BRO NL MLB BRO LF 33
1896 22 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 68 567.0 138 121 9 8 4 .942 2.06 1.91
1896 22 BRO NL MLB BRO RF 26
1897 23 BRO NL MLB BRO 1B 3 24.0 30 26 1 3 1 .900 10.12 9.00
1897 23 BRO NL MLB BRO LF 115
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1897 23 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 115 1029.0 282 253 11 18 2 .936 2.31 2.30
1898 24 2 Teams NL MLB BRO 1B 19 162.0 189 170 10 9 15 .952 10.00 9.47
1898 24 2 Teams NL MLB BRO OF 115 977.0 273 237 23 13 4 .952 2.40 2.26
1898 24 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 5 49.0 12 12 0 0 0 1.000 2.20 2.40
1898 24 NL MLB 1B 17 147.0 170 154 8 8 12 .953 9.92 9.53
1898 24 NL MLB OF 93 798.0 232 200 20 12 3 .948 2.48 2.37
1898 24 BRO NL MLB BRO 1B 2 15.0 19 16 2 1 3 .947 10.80 9.00
1898 24 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 17 130.0 29 25 3 1 1 .966 1.94 1.65
1899 25 BRO NL MLB BRO 1B 41 336.0 421 389 24 8 25 .981 11.06 10.07
1899 25 BRO NL MLB BRO CF 61
1899 25 BRO NL MLB BRO LF 7
1899 25 BRO NL MLB BRO OF 76 611.0 165 148 6 11 2 .933 2.27 2.03
1899 25 BRO NL MLB BRO RF 8
1900 26 Milwaukee AL A 1B 91
1900 26 Milwaukee AL A 3B 1
1900 26 Milwaukee AL A CF 2
1900 26 Milwaukee AL A LF 41
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1901 27 MLA AL MLB MLA 1B 125 1102.0 1401 1310 66 25 81 .982 11.24 11.01
1901 27 MLA AL MLB MLA LF 12
1901 27 MLA AL MLB MLA OF 13 138.0 42 40 1 1 0 .976 2.67 3.15
1901 27 MLA AL MLB MLA RF 1
1902 28 SLB AL MLB SLB 1B 126 1117.0 1430 1361 47 22 78 .985 11.34 11.17
1902 28 SLB AL MLB SLB LF 2
1902 28 SLB AL MLB SLB OF 3 10.0 2 2 0 0 0 1.000 1.80 0.67
1902 28 SLB AL MLB SLB RF 1
1903 29 SLB AL MLB SLB 1B 133 1164.0 1529 1416 91 22 71 .986 11.65 11.33
1903 29 SLB AL MLB SLB CF 3
1903 29 SLB AL MLB SLB LF 2
1903 29 SLB AL MLB SLB OF 7 34.0 8 7 1 0 0 1.000 2.12 1.14
1903 29 SLB AL MLB SLB RF 2
1904 30 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 33 302.0 407 368 33 6 21 .985 11.95 12.15
1904 30 NYY AL MLB NYY CF 52
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1904 30 NYY AL MLB NYY LF 46
1904 30 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 112 953.0 204 186 9 9 1 .956 1.84 1.74
1904 30 NYY AL MLB NYY RF 13
1905 31 2 Teams AL MLB WSH-NYY 1B 7 64.0 79 72 5 2 0 .975 10.83 11.00
1905 31 2 Teams AL MLB WSH-NYY OF 119 1055.0 215 194 10 11 1 .949 1.74 1.71
1905 31 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 3 27.0 34 32 2 0 0 1.000 11.33 11.33
1905 31 NYY AL MLB NYY OF 22 174.0 40 33 3 4 0 .900 1.86 1.64
1905 31 WSH AL MLB WSH 1B 4 37.0 45 40 3 2 0 .956 10.46 10.75
1905 31 WSH AL MLB WSH OF 97 881.0 175 161 7 7 1 .960 1.72 1.73
1906 32 WSH AL MLB WSH LF 151
1906 32 WSH AL MLB WSH OF 151 1322.0 320 286 19 15 2 .953 2.08 2.02
1907 33 WSH AL MLB WSH 1B 61 529.0 658 615 32 11 13 .983 11.01 10.61
1907 33 WSH AL MLB WSH LF 26
1907 33 WSH AL MLB WSH OF 26 246.0 60 56 2 2 0 .967 2.12 2.23
1908 34 CHW AL MLB CHW 1B 9 61.0 85 80 4 1 4 .988 12.39 9.33
1908 34 CHW AL MLB CHW CF 2
1908 34 CHW AL MLB CHW LF 13
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1908 34 CHW AL MLB CHW OF 87 716.0 109 96 9 4 7 .963 1.32 1.21
1908 34 CHW AL MLB CHW RF 72
MLB (11 seasons) MLB 1B 599 5201.0 6673 6224 332 117 335 .982 11.34 10.94
MLB (6 seasons) MLB CF 128
MLB (12 seasons) MLB LF 512
MLB (14 seasons) MLB OF 1010 8693.0 2091 1853 111 127 27 .939 2.03 1.94
MLB (8 seasons) MLB RF 135
All Levels (12 Seasons) 1B 690 5201.0 6673 6224 332 117 335
All Levels (2 Seasons) 3B 2 5.0 2 1 1 0 0
All Levels (7 Seasons) CF 130
All Levels (13 Seasons) LF 553
All Levels (14 Seasons) OF 1010 8693.0 2091 1853 111 127 27 .939 2.03 1.94
All Levels (8 Seasons) RF 135
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: 9f4a0fc7

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