John Jacob Fanning
- Bats Right, Throws Right
- Height 5' 9", Weight 163 lb.
- Debut September 20, 1889
- Final Game September 1, 1894
- Born 1863 in South Orange, NJ USA
- Died June 9, 1917 in Aberdeen, WA USA
In the minors, he played all over the country, for teams such as Oakland, San Francisco, Stockton, Sacramento, Tacoma, Denver, New Orleans, Minneapolis, Davenport, Indianapolis and Buffalo. In the minors in 1892 his pitching record was 35-42 in 83 appearances.