#68 Rankin Johnson, Reliever, 31 yrs, Boston (N) Braves
Tuesday, 6/27/1948
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Rankin Johnson

3/1/1917
31
USA,AZ,HAYDEN
6"3
182

Reliever
R
R
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3 / 6 (Well Known)
5 / 6 (Very Popular)
Average
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5.0 Stars
 

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Big League Contract
$ 1,291,429
1948 (Arbitration eligible)
3 Year(s), 87 Days (603 total Days)
87 Day(s)
7 Year(s), 87 Days (1291 total Days)
7 Year(s)
Arbitration eligible
Out of Option Years
  

Pitching Ratings

PitchingStuffControlMovementVelocity
Overall381088-91 Mph
Versus LHB3810 
Versus RHB3810 
Talent1810 
Pitching Ratings
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5
48
4
 Pitches:
Fastball
Slider
 

Batting Ratings

BattingContactGapPowerDiscipline/EyeAvoid K's
Overall13112
Versus LHP13112
Versus RHP13112
Talent11116
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1
3
2
1
Spray Hitter
Fielding Ratings
P : 5 (Range), .998 (Fielding Pct.)
Catcher Arm : 1
Outfield Arm : 1

Game Log, Last 10 Games

DateOpp. ResultStartIPHRERBBKDec    
4/15@CHCL 6-17 1.110000     
4/22STLW 11-8 110002SV    
4/25CINL 12-16 0.100000     
4/27@PHIL 1-10 0.100000     
5/1@PITL 5-6 0.232210L    
5/18@CINL 0-12 1.110012     
5/23@PITL 6-7 0.132100L    
6/6STLW 11-10 100000W    
6/22BROW 6-3 100000SV    
6/26@CHCL 4-18 122221     

Pitching Stats 1948

OverallGGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBKCGCG%SHOQSQS%
Overall1001225.408.11165450.000.0
Projected2102445.4017.0231311911     
OverallSVOBSSV%RAGFR/9H/9K/9BB/9RLRLSRLS%IRIRSIRS%ERC
 4250.010616.211.95.44.320.05120.05.28
 ABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSFSHHPAVGOBPSLGOPS
vs. LHB1782007643000.471.571.5881.160
vs. RHB1931000002000.158.150.211.361
 GGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBK
Home401020.003.110002
Road600209.005.0106543
This Week1000018.001.022221
Last Week100010.001.000000
MonthGGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBK
March/April400010.003.020002
May3002011.572.174322
June301016.003.022221

Career Pitching Stats

YearGGSWLSVERAIPHARERHRBBKCGSHOWHIPBABIPTeams
194539010635.9855.264403722024001.51.315BSN,NL
19461702257.8015.0231313396002.13.364BSN
19474005482.9449.056181621717001.49.298BSN
19481001225.408.11165045001.80.355BSN
Total10601814184.99128.0154777175052001.59.317 

Career Minor League Pitching Stats

YearGGSWLSVERAIPHARERHRBBKCGSHOWHIPBABIP
1941, A2204100.5549.128430646000.69.222
1942, A1605102.2827.220871327000.83.260
1943, AA65065172.1077.061231841575000.99.285
1944, AA33031111.7142.03610811132001.12.273
1944, AAA801012.3719.02055086001.47.299

Career Postseason Pitching Stats

YearGGSWLSVERAIPHARERBBKCGSHO
Total000000.000.00000000

Career Batting Stats

YearGABH2B3BHRRBIRBBKSBCSAVGOBPSLGOPSTeams
19453951000000300.200.200.200.400BSN,NL
19461710000000100.000.000.000.000BSN
19474040000100300.000.000.000.000BSN
Total106101000100700.100.091.100.191 

Fielding Stats 1948

PositionGGSPOADPTCEPCTINNRANGEPBRSTARTORTO%
Pitcher100141501.0008.15.40    

Player History

Drafted in 5th round, 72nd overall pick, by Boston (N) in 1941...
Earned first career win on 4/7/1945...
Was selected to the 1945 Allstar game...
Had first career hit on 8/12/1945, off George Gick (STL)...
Injured on 7/27/1946 with a Bone Chips Shoulder, out for full season...
1/31/1948: Gets a new one-year contract worth $1,291,429 through salary arbitration...
Pitching Leader Boards Appearances
Saves
1946 - 5 - 6th
1947 - 8 - 4th
    

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