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Johnny Mize

John Robert Mize (The Big Cat or Big Jawn)

Positions: First Baseman and Outfielder
Bats: Left, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 2", Weight: 215 lb.

Born: January 7, 1913 in Demorest, Georgia, United States
Died: June 2, 1993 in Demorest, Georgia, United States
School: Piedmont College (Demorest, GA)

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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
1930 17 -9.5 Greensboro PIED C 12 31 6 3 0 0 .194 .290 9
1931 18 -8.8 Greensboro PIED C 94 341 115 27 1 9 .337 .501 171
1932 19 -8.8 Elmira NYPL B STL 106 405 132 20 11 8 .326 .489 198
1933 20 -6.3 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA STL 140 537 537 192 40 13 30 .358 .648 348
1933 20 -5.4 Greensboro PIED B STL 98 378 136 29 10 22 .360 .664 251
1933 20 -8.3 Rochester IL AA STL 42 159 56 11 3 8 .352 .610 97
1934 21 -7.7 Rochester IL AA STL 90 313 106 16 1 17 .339 .559 175
1935 22 -6.0 Rochester IL AA STL 65 252 80 11 1 12 .317 .512 129
1936 23 -5.3 STL NL MLB STL 126 469 414 76 136 30 8 19 93 1 50 32 .329 .402 .577 .979 239 4 1 4
1937 24 -4.2 STL NL MLB STL 145 621 560 103 204 40 7 25 113 2 56 57 .364 .427 .595 1.021 333 5 5 0
1938 25 -3.5 STL NL MLB STL 149 609 531 85 179 34 16 27 102 0 74 47 .337 .422 .614 1.036 326 14 4 0
1939 26 -2.5 STL NL MLB STL 153 670 564 104 197 44 14 28 108 0 92 49 .349 .444 .626 1.070 353 9 4 10
1940 27 -0.9 STL NL MLB STL 155 666 579 111 182 31 13 43 137 7 82 49 .314 .404 .636 1.039 368 10 5 0
1941 28 0.2 STL NL MLB STL 126 547 473 67 150 39 8 16 100 4 70 45 .317 .406 .535 .941 253 8 1 3
1942 29 1.2 NYG NL MLB NYG 142 607 541 97 165 25 7 26 110 3 60 39 .305 .380 .521 .901 282 8 5 1
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
1946 33 4.3 NYG NL MLB NYG 101 445 377 70 127 18 3 22 70 3 62 26 .337 .437 .576 1.013 217 5 5 1
1947 34 5.3 NYG NL MLB NYG 154 664 586 137 177 26 2 51 138 2 74 42 .302 .384 .614 .998 360 6 4 0
1948 35 6.9 NYG NL MLB NYG 152 658 560 110 162 26 4 40 125 4 94 37 .289 .395 .564 .959 316 7 4 0
1949 36 7.9 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB NYG-NYY 119 470 411 63 108 16 0 19 64 1 0 54 21 .263 .354 .440 .794 181 5 4 1
1949 36 7.9 NYG NL MLB NYG 106 442 388 59 102 15 0 18 62 1 50 19 .263 .351 .441 .792 171 5 3 1
1949 36 7.2 NYY AL MLB NYY 13 28 23 4 6 1 0 1 2 0 0 4 2 .261 .393 .435 .828 10 0 1 0
1950 37 9.5 Kansas City AA AAA NYY 26 108 94 18 28 4 0 5 18 0 13 5 .298 .389 .500 .889 47 1 1 0
1950 37 8.2 NYY AL MLB NYY 90 305 274 43 76 12 0 25 72 0 1 29 24 .277 .351 .595 .946 163 4 2 0
1951 38 9.0 NYY AL MLB NYY 113 372 332 37 86 14 1 10 49 1 0 36 24 .259 .339 .398 .736 132 7 4 0
1952 39 10.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 78 150 137 9 36 9 0 4 29 0 0 11 15 .263 .327 .416 .743 57 6 2 0
1953 40 11.3 NYY AL MLB NYY 81 118 104 6 26 3 0 4 27 0 0 12 17 .250 .339 .394 .733 41 1 2 0
MLB (15 seasons) MLB 1884 7371 6443 1118 2011 367 83 359 1337 28 1 856 524 .312 .397 .562 .959 3621 99 52 20
Minors (7 seasons) Minors 533 1987 1973 18 659 121 27 81 18 0 13 5 .334 .546 1077 1 1 0
All Levels (21 Seasons) 2417 9358 8416 1136 2670 488 110 440 1355 28 1 869 529 .317 .558 4698 100 53 20
C (2 seasons) Minors 106 372 372 121 30 1 9 .325 .484 180
B (2 seasons) Minors 204 783 783 268 49 21 30 .342 .573 449
AA (3 seasons) Minors 197 724 724 242 38 5 37 .334 .554 401
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
1931 18 Greensboro PIED C OF 93 156 130 17 9 .942 1.58
1932 19 Elmira NYPL B STL 1B 33 304 283 16 5 .984 9.06
1933 20 2 Teams 2 Lgs B-AA STL 1B 140 1329 1215 84 30 .977 9.28
1933 20 Greensboro PIED B STL 1B 98 936 860 51 25 .973 9.30
1933 20 Rochester IL AA STL 1B 42 393 355 33 5 .987 9.24
1934 21 Rochester IL AA STL 1B 82 775 694 72 9 .988 9.34
1935 22 Rochester IL AA STL 1B 65 596 547 41 8 .987 9.05
1936 23 STL NL MLB STL 1B 97 859.0 969 897 66 6 63 .994 10.09 9.93
1936 23 STL NL MLB STL OF 8 67.0 13 12 1 0 0 1.000 1.75 1.63
1936 23 STL NL MLB STL RF 8
1937 24 STL NL MLB STL 1B 144 1272.0 1392 1308 67 17 104 .988 9.73 9.55
1938 25 STL NL MLB STL 1B 140 1244.0 1405 1297 93 15 117 .989 10.06 9.93
1939 26 STL NL MLB STL 1B 152 1345.0 1457 1348 90 19 123 .987 9.62 9.46
1940 27 STL NL MLB STL 1B 153 1346.0 1470 1376 80 14 105 .990 9.74 9.52
1941 28 STL NL MLB STL 1B 122 1102.0 1247 1157 82 8 104 .994 10.12 10.16
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
1942 29 NYG NL MLB NYG 1B 138 1217.0 1475 1393 74 8 98 .995 10.85 10.63
1946 33 NYG NL MLB NYG 1B 101 889.0 1022 928 83 11 80 .989 10.24 10.01
1947 34 NYG NL MLB NYG 1B 154 1350.0 1505 1381 118 6 120 .996 9.99 9.73
1948 35 NYG NL MLB NYG 1B 152 1328.0 1483 1359 111 13 114 .991 9.96 9.67
1949 36 2 Teams 2 Lgs MLB NYG-NYY 1B 107 901.0 1028 953 68 7 82 .993 10.20 9.54
1949 36 NYG NL MLB NYG 1B 101 857.0 977 906 65 6 77 .994 10.20 9.61
1949 36 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 6 44.0 51 47 3 1 5 .980 10.23 8.33
1950 37 Kansas City AA AAA NYY 1B 25 222 205 17 0 23 1.000 8.88
1950 37 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 72 520.0 523 490 31 2 73 .996 9.02 7.24
1951 38 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 93 659.0 680 632 44 4 86 .994 9.23 7.27
1952 39 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 27 194.0 239 218 18 3 32 .987 10.95 8.74
1953 40 NYY AL MLB NYY 1B 15 103.0 120 113 7 0 19 1.000 10.49 8.00
MLB (15 seasons) MLB 1B 1667 14329.0 16015 14850 1032 133 1320 .992 9.98 9.53
Minors (5 seasons) Minors 1B 345 3226 2944 230 52 23 .984 9.20
All Levels (19 Seasons) 1B 2012 14329.0 19241 17794 1262 185 1343 .990 9.98 9.47
All Levels (2 Seasons) OF 101 67.0 169 142 18 9 0 .947 1.75 1.58
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Sabr ID: a7ac6649

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