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Year Age Tm Lg G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB Pos Awards
1940--TCNAL124744710000313.227.277.227.504541007/1
1942--BBBNAL124241511100511.268.286.293.57878120/7938
1943--CAGNAL2399941219400604.202.235.245.47948230109/732
1944--CAGNAL114037113100712.351.385.378.763137140019/1
1945--CAGNAL3514713722464422909.336.377.467.84414964010*9/71
1946--NBYNN2103936411210313.306.359.417.776116150009
1947--NBYNN2231019713394301004.402.426.505.93115349009/76
1948--NBYNN2228681826110705.321.360.358.71810829009/871
8 Yrs14860156772175179270431.309.344.381.72511321600300
162 Game Avg.162658621791921910277434.309.344.381.7251132363
NBY (3 yrs)55226214257675020112.355.389.435.82413093000
CAG (3 yrs)69286268357894242115.291.329.377.7051131010300
BBB (1 yr)124241511100511.268.286.293.57878120
TC (1 yr)124744710000313.227.277.227.50454100
NAL (5 yrs)933753534799104250319.280.317.348.6661021230300
NN2 (3 yrs)55226214257675020112.355.389.435.82413093000

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Frequently Asked Questions

How many seasons did Johnny Smith play?

Johnny Smith played 8 seasons.

Is Johnny Smith in the Hall of Fame?

Johnny Smith has not been elected into the Hall of Fame.

What position did Johnny Smith play?

Johnny Smith was a Rightfielder and Pitcher.

How many hits did Johnny Smith have?

Johnny Smith had 175 hits over his career.

How many home runs did Johnny Smith have?

Johnny Smith had 2 home runs over his career.

What was Johnny Smith's average?

Johnny Smith had a .309 average over his career.

How many teams has Johnny Smith played for?

Johnny Smith played for 4 teams; the Toledo/Indianapolis Crawfords, Birmingham Black Barons, Chicago American Giants and New York Black Yankees.

When did Johnny Smith retire?

Johnny Smith last played in 1948.

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