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Johnny CooneyTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1921-1944 MLB Years: 1921-1944
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PositionsOF-794, P-159, 1B-93Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Walter Cooney
Height5-10Weight165BatsRightThrowsLeft
Born DateMarch 18,1901PlaceCranston,Rhode Island
Death DateJuly 8,1986 [85.112]
High SchoolCranston (Cranston,RI)
MLB DebutApril 19,1921 [20.032]
OrganizationsBSN [15] BRO [5] NYA [1] Awards0Awards Voting3-55
TBC Player ID10165Retrosheet IDcoonj101MLBAM ID112645
RelationshipsBrother of Jimmy Cooney
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed49Power21Contact38XBH19RBIs43Runs41Hitting56Durability27Team.420Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p2085010000000100000.200.200.200.400105.250.000.000.1870.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p2148000000000100000.000.000.000.000008.000.000.000.0000.0012.500.000.000.000.00
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p2242667251003014203000.379.414.394.80826173.391.015.061.3855.482.740.500.000.004.00
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p235513010332104049505000.254.302.285.587373144.264.031.069.2826.253.470.560.000.009.09
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p2454103173370013103615000.320.346.388.734407112.340.068.107.3412.685.362.000.000.0021.21
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-1b-p25641261738320186013708000.302.367.357.724455147.319.055.206.3468.844.760.540.000.0013.16
1927Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-26101400000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p273341270002004301000.171.244.171.4157046.184.000.098.2118.706.520.750.000.000.00
1929Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-of-p28417210234106103310000.319.355.403.75829576.333.084.139.3493.953.951.000.000.0021.74
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-p2943000000000000000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.000.000.000.000.000.00
1935Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro5of341029390101003200000.310.375.379.75411132.333.069.172.3539.386.250.670.000.0011.11
1936Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro15of35130507711431750303024150100011.282.315.335.65017022541.291.053.107.3044.442.770.630.000.0015.38
1937Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro25of3612043061126185037502210060012.293.327.358.68515423458.300.065.128.3184.802.180.450.000.0018.25
1938BostonMLBMLB-3712043245117255017202212111009.271.308.352.66015230466.279.081.137.3064.722.580.550.000.0025.64
1939BostonMLBMLB-38118368391018122720218211009.274.317.318.63511711402.277.044.106.3005.221.990.380.50184.0010.89
1940BostonMLBMLB9391083654011614302140259113007.318.363.373.73613617404.326.055.134.3426.192.230.360.000.0014.66
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn9of4012344252141252029302715090013.319.358.385.74317027478.330.066.133.3485.653.140.560.000.0019.15
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn9of4174198234160072023505005.207.290.237.527476226.212.030.157.26310.182.210.220.000.0014.63
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro181b-of423734770002104301001.206.289.206.4957039.226.000.147.25210.267.690.750.000.000.00
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro18of4374030001000001000.750.750.7501.500305.750.000.000.7070.000.000.000.000.000.00
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya21of43108110001001000000.125.222.125.347109.125.000.125.18611.110.000.000.000.000.00
1944Totals for MLB-MLB         1712140002001001000.333.385.333.7184014.333.000.083.3467.140.000.000.000.000.00
MLB Totals - 20 Season(s)Filter117233724099651302622193052081076890067.286.329.342.67111531583675.295.056.125.0005.662.910.510.051,686.0016.37
Boston Braves Totals - 15 Season(s)Filter858236026667695152147215154776710043.286.332.342.6748071122591.295.056.128.0005.942.970.500.081,180.0016.57
Brooklyn Dodgers Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter304100414228835110719053300180024.287.323.344.667345461075.296.057.119.0004.932.790.570.000.0015.97
New York Yankees Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter108110001001000000.125.222.125.347109.125.000.125.00011.110.000.000.000.000.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games16246657133184030412915112009.286.329.342.67115922508.295.056.125.0005.662.910.510.051,686.0016.37

Pitching Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-Rel20013.92817003020.21912931090001.408.271.314.353.920.90.0005.57
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-S/R21122.16431101025.0191060670001.006.84--2.162.521.17.3333.17
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-S/R22353.31238155212098.0924336322232101.168.450.282.022.111.05.3753.54
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-S/R23893.18341915122122181.01767964450672101.258.750.202.493.331.34.4713.41
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-ST2414143.483129220220245.2267123951850651001.299.780.661.832.381.30.5004.14
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-S/R25334.00198113111083.01065237029231001.6211.45--3.132.480.79.5003.41
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-S/R27374.32246182013189.21064743731180001.5310.640.703.111.810.58.3004.55
1929Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-Rel28235.00142121010345.0572925422110001.7611.400.804.402.200.50.4005.30
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn-Rel290018.0020200207.01614142310002.7120.572.573.861.290.33-8.22
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter34443.721597683447666793.0858409329412232246201.369.710.462.522.531.00.4360.95
Boston Braves Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter34443.721597683447666793.0858409329412232246201.369.710.462.522.531.00.436-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings9123.72442123122182220.0237113911162622101.369.710.462.522.531.00.4290.95

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn20P8-2025--771.0000.880.35-----8100.05.2
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn21P4-2516-1771.0001.750.28-----4100.02.6
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22P23-98514-119191.0000.830.19-----4254.814.9
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn22OF11--273--30301.0002.73------4226.27.1
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn221B1--2---221.0002.00------422.40.6
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn23P34-1811832235250.9621.470.28-----5561.822.2
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn23OF16--5013-5451.9443.19------5529.110.5
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn231B1--2---221.0002.00------551.80.7
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24P31-2451460467874.9492.390.30-----5457.420.3
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn241B3--181142019.9506.33------545.62.0
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24OF1---------------541.90.7
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn251B31--24124127266265.9968.55------6448.420.4
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn25P19-83721213028.9331.470.34-----6429.712.5
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn25OF1--3---331.0003.00------641.60.7
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn27P24-891132-343431.0001.790.48-----3372.715.7
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn271B3--16-121716.9415.33------339.12.0
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn27OF2--2---221.0001.00------336.11.3
1929Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28OF16--45---45451.0002.81------4139.010.4
1929Boston BravesNLMLBbsn28P14-45416112120.9521.430.44-----4134.19.1
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn29P2-7-4--441.0002.000.57-----450.01.3
1935Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro34OF10--23---23231.0002.30------10100.06.5
1936Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro35OF130--3361123349347.9942.67------130100.084.4
1937Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro36OF111--279972295288.9762.59------12092.572.5
1937Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro361B2--2---221.0001.00------1201.71.3
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe37OF110--209642219215.9821.95------1100.072.4
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe371B13--874-791911.0007.00------130.08.6
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe38OF116--2361022248246.9922.12------1160.076.8
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe381B2--5---551.0002.50------20.01.3
1940Boston BeesNLMLBbbe39OF99--23852-245243.9922.45------990.065.1
1940Boston BeesNLMLBbbe391B7--564-560601.0008.57------70.04.6
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn40OF111--274913284283.9962.55------12390.272.1
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn401B4--412-443431.00010.75------1233.32.6
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn41OF54--5921-6261.9841.13------7473.036.5
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn411B23--19510110206205.9958.91------7431.115.5
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro421B3--16--116161.0005.33------378.12.0
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro42OF2--4---441.0002.00------375.41.3
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya43OF2--3---331.0001.50------1020.01.3
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro43OF2--3---331.0001.50------728.61.3
MLB Totals for OF - 16 season(s)-   OF794--179156221218691847.9882.33------7940.00.0
MLB Totals for P - 9 season(s)-   P159-79362190916261252.9661.580.32-----1590.00.0
MLB Totals for 1B - 12 season(s)-   1B93--68145460730726.9957.81------930.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1921Boston BravesNLMLBbsn208----------
1922Boston BravesNLMLBbsn214----------
1923Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2223-1------11-
1924Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2334-1------16-
1925Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2431-3------1-
1926Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2519-31------1-
1928Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2724-3------2-
1929Boston BravesNLMLBbsn2814--------16-
1930Boston BravesNLMLBbsn292----------
1935Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro34---------10-
1936Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro35---------130-
1937Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro36--2------111-
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe37--13------110-
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe38--2------116-
1940Boston BeesNLMLBbbe39--7------99-
1941Boston BravesNLMLBbsn40--4------111-
1942Boston BravesNLMLBbsn41--23------54-
1943Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro42--3------2-
1944New York YankeesALMLBnya43---------2-
1944Brooklyn DodgersNLMLBbro43---------2-

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1946Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn45Assistant Coach1538172.52915.54Billy Southworth
1947Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn46Assistant Coach1548668.5588.03Billy Southworth
1948Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn47Assistant Coach1539162.595--1Billy SouthworthLost World Series (Indians)
1949Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn48Assistant Coach1547579.48722.04Johnny Cooney,Billy Southworth
1949Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn48Manager1547579.48722.04 
1950Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn49Assistant Coach1548371.5398.04Billy Southworth
1951Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn50Assistant Coach1547678.49420.54Tommy Holmes,Billy Southworth
1952Boston BravesNLMLBMLBbsn51Assistant Coach1536489.41832.07Charlie Grimm,Tommy Holmes
1953Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb52Assistant Coach1549262.59713.02Charlie Grimm
1954Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb53Assistant Coach1548965.5788.03Charlie Grimm
1955Milwaukee BravesNLMLBMLBmlb54Assistant Coach1548569.55213.52Charlie Grimm
1957Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha56Assistant Coach1549064.5848.02Al Lopez
1958Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha57Assistant Coach1548272.53210.02Al Lopez
1959Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha58Assistant Coach1549460.610--1Al LopezLost World Series (Dodgers)
1960Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha59Assistant Coach1548767.56510.03Al Lopez
1961Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha60Assistant Coach1628676.53123.04Al Lopez
1962Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha61Assistant Coach1628577.52511.03Al Lopez
1963Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha62Assistant Coach1629468.58010.52Al Lopez
1964Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha63Assistant Coach1629864.6051.01Al Lopez
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1944-08-04Released by Yankees. 
1944-06-17ContractSigned as Free Agent by Yankees. 
1944-06-14Released by Dodgers. 
1943-01-21ContractSigned as Free Agent by Dodgers. 
1943-01-16Released by Braves. 
1938-04-19ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1938-04-18Released by Cardinals. 
1937-10-04TradeTraded by Dodgers with Roy Henshaw, Joe Stripp and Jim Bucher to Cardinals for Leo Durocher. 
* Transactions data can be divided into 2 eras. 2012-2018 includes all MLB/Minor roster movement whereas 1903-2012 contains only MLB change of organization with some DL-related data since 2000s.