Roy Johnson Stats

Roy Johnson was born on Monday, February 23, 1903, in Pryor, Oklahoma. Johnson was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on April 18, 1929, with the Detroit Tigers. His biographical data, year-by-year hitting stats, fielding stats, pitching stats (where applicable), career totals, uniform numbers, salary data and miscellaneous items-of-interest are presented by Baseball Almanac on this comprehensive Roy Johnson baseball stats page.

"A four-time .300 hitter, he (Roy Johnson) became a genuine team leader. Johnson, Smead Jolley and Earl Averill formed one of the all-time great minor league outfields with the Pacific Coast League San Francisco Seals." - Ed Walton on BaseballLibrary.com
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Birth Name:
Roy Cleveland Johnson
Nickname:
None
Born On:
02-23-1903  (Pisces)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Pryor, Oklahoma
Year of Death Data Died On:
09-10-1973 ( 100 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Tacoma, Washington
Cemetery:
Cremated
High School:
Tacoma High School (Tacoma, WA)
College:
None Attended
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Right
Player Height Chart Height:
5-09
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
04-18-1929 (Age 26)
Last Game:
04-27-1938
Draft:
Not Applicable
Roy Johnson

Roy Johnson Pitching Stats

G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
- - Did Not Pitch - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
G GS GF W L PCT ERA CG SHO SV IP BFP H ER R HR BB IBB SO WP HB BK HLD
Roy Johnson

Roy Johnson Hitting Stats

G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
1929 26 Tigers 148 640 128 201 45 14 10 1 69 67 - 60 6 - 0 - .314 .379 .475
1930 27 Tigers 125 462 84 127 30 13 2 0 35 40 - 46 3 - 0 - .275 .333 .409
1931 28 Tigers 151 621 107 173 37 19 8 0 55 72 - 51 2 - 2 - .279 .355 .438
1932 29 Tigers 49 195 33 49 14 2 3 0 22 20 - 26 0 - 1 - .251 .324 .390
1932 29 Red Sox 94 349 70 104 24 4 11 1 47 44 - 41 0 - 1 - .298 .378 .484
1933 30 Red Sox 133 483 88 151 30 7 10 0 95 55 - 36 5 - 4 - .313 .387 .466
1934 31 Red Sox 143 569 85 182 43 10 7 0 119 54 - 36 3 - 0 - .320 .379 .467
1935 32 Red Sox 145 553 70 174 33 9 3 0 66 74 - 34 5 - 3 - .315 .398 .423
1936 33 Yankees 63 147 21 39 8 2 1 0 19 21 - 14 1 - 1 - .265 .361 .367
1937 34 Yankees 12 51 5 15 3 0 0 0 6 3 - 2 0 - 0 - .294 .333 .353
1937 34 Bees 85 260 24 72 8 3 3 0 22 38 - 29 1 - 0 6 .277 .369 .365
1938 35 Bees 7 29 2 5 0 0 0 0 1 1 - 5 0 - 0 0 .172 .200 .172
G AB R H 2B 3B HR GRSL RBI BB IBB SO SH SF HBP GIDP AVG OBP SLG
10 Years 1,155 4,359 717 1,292 275 83 58 2 556 489 - 380 26 - 12 6 .296 .369 .437
Roy Johnson

Roy Johnson Fielding Stats

POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
1929 Tigers CF 34 27 699 194 5.7 187 184 3 7 1 n/a n/a n/a .964 7.22
1929 Tigers LF 94 92 2,262 265 2.8 243 229 14 22 0 n/a n/a n/a .917 2.90
1929 Tigers RF 27 27 663 173 6.4 171 162 9 2 2 n/a n/a n/a .988 6.96
1930 Tigers CF 2 2 24 5 2.5 5 5 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 5.63
1930 Tigers LF 16 11 282 126 7.9 125 124 1 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .992 11.97
1930 Tigers RF 101 97 2,388 2,203 21.8 2,203 2,189 14 - 15 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 24.91
1931 Tigers CF 7 7 144 10 1.4 10 10 0 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.88
1931 Tigers RF 146 142 3,813 1,345 9.2 1,320 1,320 - 25 15 n/a n/a n/a - -
1932 Red Sox CF 16 15 399 45 2.8 41 39 2 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .911 2.77
1932 Red Sox LF 14 14 381 227 16.2 225 224 1 2 0 n/a n/a n/a .991 15.94
1932 Red Sox RF 56 56 1,452 1,114 19.9 1,107 1,104 3 7 0 n/a n/a n/a .994 20.58
1932 Tigers RF 48 48 1,236 113 2.4 105 102 3 8 0 n/a n/a n/a .929 2.29
1933 Red Sox CF 10 9 234 236 23.6 231 228 3 5 0 n/a n/a n/a .979 26.65
1933 Red Sox LF 31 24 576 249 8.0 248 248 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .996 11.63
1933 Red Sox RF 90 90 2,097 236 2.6 217 206 11 19 3 n/a n/a n/a .919 2.79
1934 Red Sox LF 137 137 3,630 287 2.1 272 260 12 15 1 n/a n/a n/a .948 2.02
1935 Red Sox LF 142 142 3,666 305 2.1 288 267 21 17 1 n/a n/a n/a .944 2.12
1936 Yankees LF 28 25 639 264 9.4 260 259 1 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .985 10.99
1936 Yankees RF 5 5 153 8 1.6 8 7 1 0 0 n/a n/a n/a 1.000 1.41
1937 Yankees LF 12 12 312 25 2.1 21 21 0 4 0 n/a n/a n/a .840 1.82
1937 Bees 3B 1 1 24 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
1937 Bees LF 63 63 1,590 141 2.2 136 131 5 5 0 n/a n/a n/a .965 2.31
1938 Bees LF 7 7 183 13 1.9 10 10 0 3 0 n/a n/a n/a .769 1.48
POS G GS OUTS TC TC/G CH PO A E DP PB CASB CACS FLD% RF
LF Totals 544 527 13,521 1,902 3.5 1,828 1,773 55 74 2 n/a n/a n/a .961 3.65
RF Totals 473 465 11,802 5,192 11.0 5,131 5,090 41 61 35 n/a n/a n/a .988 11.74
CF Totals 69 60 1,500 490 7.1 474 466 8 16 1 n/a n/a n/a .967 8.53
3B Totals 1 1 24 1 1.0 0 0 0 1 0 n/a n/a n/a .000 0.00
10 Years 1,087 1,053 26,847 7,585 7.0 7,433 7,329 104 152 38 n/a n/a n/a .980 7.48
Roy Johnson

Roy Johnson Miscellaneous Stats

SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
1929 Tigers 20 15 .571 2 0 n/a 64.0 10.7 9.3 - - -
1930 Tigers 17 10 .630 6 1 n/a 231.0 10.0 13.2 - - -
1931 Tigers 33 21 .611 1 0 n/a 77.6 12.2 11.3 - - -
1932 Tigers 7 2 .778 0 1 n/a 65.0 7.5 8.9 - - -
1932 Red Sox 13 4 .765 9 0 n/a 31.7 8.5 7.4 - - -
1933 Red Sox 13 10 .565 8 0 n/a 48.3 13.4 5.1 - - -
1934 Red Sox 11 5 .688 5 1 n/a 81.3 15.8 4.8 - - -
1935 Red Sox 11 12 .478 3 0 n/a 184.3 16.3 8.4 - - -
1936 Yankees 3 1 .750 25 5 n/a 147.0 10.5 7.7 - - -
1937 Yankees 1 0 1.000 0 0 n/a 0.0 25.5 8.5 - - -
1937 Bees 5 - - 21 0 n/a 86.7 9.0 11.8 - - -
1938 Bees 1 - - 0 0 n/a 0.0 5.8 29.0 - - -
SB CS SB% PH PR DH AB/HR AB/K AB/RBI K/BB K/9 BB/9
10 Years 135 80 .628 80 8 n/a 75.2 11.5 7.8 - - -
Roy Johnson

Roy Johnson Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1929 Detroit Tigers n/a $4,500.00 n/a -
1930 Detroit Tigers n/a $6,000.00 n/a -
1931 Detroit Tigers 22 $5,000.00 n/a -
1932 Detroit Tigers 1 $6,000.00 n/a -
1932 Boston Red Sox 18 "     " n/a -
1933 Boston Red Sox 3 $5,500.00 - -
1934 Boston Red Sox 4 $7,000.00 - -
1935 Boston Red Sox 3 $9,000.00 - -
1936 New York Yankees 1 $10,000.00 - Stats
1937 New York Yankees 22 $10,000.00 - -
1937 Boston Bees 12 "     " - -
1938 Boston Bees 12 $9,000.00 - -


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