Footer Johnson Stats

Footer Johnson was born on Monday, February 15, 1932, in Dayton, Ohio. Johnson was 26 years old when he broke into the big leagues on June 15, 1958, with the Chicago Cubs. 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 Footer Johnson baseball stats page.

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Footer Johnson

Footer Johnson Autograph on a 1959 Topps Baseball Card (#304 | <a href='../baseball_cards/baseball_cards_oneset.php?s=1959top01' title='1959 TOPPS BASEBALL CARD CHECKLIST'>Checklist</a>)

Footer Johnson Autograph on a 1959 Topps Baseball Card (#304 | Checklist )

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Birth Name:
Richard Allan Johnson
Nickname:
Footer or Treads
Born On:
02-15-1932  (Aquarius)
Place of Birth Data Born In:
Dayton, Ohio
Year of Death Data Died On:
Still Living ( 500 Oldest Living )
Place of Death Data Died In:
Still Living
Cemetery:
n/a
High School:
Undetermined
College:
Batting Stances Chart Bats:
Left
Throwing Arms Chart Throws:
Left
Player Height Chart Height:
5-11
Player Weight Chart Weight:
175
First Game:
06-15-1958 (Age 26)
Last Game:
07-30-1958
Draft:
Not Applicable

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Footer Johnson Pitching Stats

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Footer Johnson Hitting Stats

1958 26 Cubs 8 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000
1 Year 8 5 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 .000 .000

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Footer Johnson Fielding Stats

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Footer Johnson Miscellaneous Stats

1958 Cubs 0 0 .000 5 3 n/a 0.0 5.0 0.0 - - -
1 Year 0 0 .000 5 3 n/a 0.0 5.0 0.0 - - -

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Footer Johnson Miscellaneous Items of Interest

1958 Chicago Cubs 12 Undetermined - -
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baseball almanac fast facts

Richard Allan Johnson was a Major League Baseball player with the Chicago Cubs ( 1958 ). Footer, his nickname, was an outfielder at Duke University and in the minors. The Chicago Cubs needed a backup outfielder mid-season, and called Johnson up for forty-five days.

Footer Johnson played in eight major league baseball games, five times as a pinch-hitter, and three times as a pinch-runner, never once taking the field at a defensive position!

Footer Johnson never got a hit during any of his five at-bats, but he did pinch run for Sammy Taylor on June 22, 1958 , during the second game of a doubleheader. The score was tied 5-5 in the top of the ninth inning when Chuck Tanner singled off Hal Jeffcoat , enabling Footer to score the go-ahead run.

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Last-Modified: June 12, 2020 12:51 PM EST

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