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Deron JohnsonTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1956-1976 MLB Years: 1960-1976
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World Series Champion

Positions1B-879, 3B-332, DH-287, OF-249Position when Drafted1B-3BPlayer Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameDeron Roger Johnson
Height6-2Weight209BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateJuly 17,1938PlaceSan Diego,California
Death DateApril 23,1992 [53.280]
High SchoolSan Diego (San Diego,CA)

DraftedSigned as undrafted amateur free agent in 1956 by the New York Yankees.
Signing Bonus$4,000Signing ScoutsGordon Jones
MLB DebutSeptember 20,1960 [22.065]
OrganizationsNYA [6] PHI [5] CIN [5] BOS [3] KC1 [2] OAK [2] MIL [1] ATL [1] CHA [1] Awards0Awards Voting3-120
TBC Player ID13354Retrosheet IDjohnd103MLBAM ID116579
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Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed30Power83Contact34XBH83RBIs81Runs54Hitting53Durability52Team.507Ratings Explained

Batting Statistics

TopStats GlossaryBatting DetailsStatistical FeatsRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1956KearneyNeb StD-17632437080932478000000000.329.329.6871.01616736243.256.358.358.4380.000.000.009.8810.1345.00
1957BinghamtonEastAA-18137501103152231326102000000000.303.303.557.86027962501.265.254.253.3740.000.000.005.1919.2740.79
1958RichmondILAAA-191545707914827527103000000000.260.260.467.72726659570.223.207.207.3160.000.000.004.7421.1139.86
1959RichmondILAAA-20154556851552362590000000000.279.279.477.75626554556.245.198.198.3290.000.000.004.5022.2434.84
1960RichmondILAAA-21151552791352362792000000000.245.245.455.70025156552.206.210.210.3050.000.000.004.8920.4441.48
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya63b2164021000000000000.500.500.7501.250314.500.250.250.5490.000.000.000.000.0050.00
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya63b221319120002002500102.105.182.105.2872022.133.000.105.1479.0922.732.500.000.000.00
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc16of2283283316111384201144411419.216.252.360.61210222303.226.144.191.2684.6214.523.142.6435.3836.07
1961Totals for AL-AL         963023263113844011649115111.209.247.344.59110422325.220.135.185.2604.9215.083.062.4637.7534.92
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc114of-3b231719121000003800001.105.227.158.3853122.182.053.211.19613.6436.362.670.000.0050.00
1963San DiegoPCLAAA-24129481851332233391000000000.277.277.541.81826058481.223.264.264.3590.000.000.006.8614.5843.61
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin111b25140477631302442179433798212012.273.326.472.79822549519.303.199.279.3527.1318.882.654.0522.7137.69
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin113b2615961692177307321300452972010913.287.340.515.85531769680.292.228.305.3707.6514.261.874.7119.2538.98
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin11of-1b27142505751302532481123987217513.257.309.461.77023352554.264.204.279.3347.0415.702.234.3321.0440.00
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin111b2810836139811811353012210420428.224.270.388.65814032389.274.164.222.2955.6626.744.733.3427.7739.51
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl111b29127342297111183301357930329.208.285.316.60110820383.244.108.208.2799.1420.632.262.0942.7528.17
1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi11of-3b301384755112119417804260111019415.255.333.419.75219940545.292.164.295.33811.0120.371.853.1227.9433.06
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi111b311595746614728327930072132022713.256.338.456.79426258650.288.200.326.35211.0820.311.834.1521.2639.46
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi111b321585827415429034950172146222818.265.347.490.83728563660.297.225.347.37410.9122.122.035.1517.1240.91
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi111b339623019494193101266930347.213.298.357.6558214262.258.144.252.2989.9226.342.653.4425.5628.57
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi111b3412363620150051011101.167.279.306.58511344.192.139.278.27511.3622.732.002.2736.0050.00
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak7dh341314646111414219810159116133711.246.330.407.73718935530.286.161.287.33211.1321.891.973.5824.4230.70
1973Totals for MLB-MLB         1435006412016220860164126244712.240.326.400.72620038574.279.160.286.32811.1521.951.973.4825.0031.67
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak71b-dh355017416341272310113700327.195.239.345.5846010188.203.150.218.2625.8519.683.363.7224.8629.41
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil3dh354915214233061810214100124.151.253.289.542449174.160.138.283.25412.0723.561.953.4525.3339.13
1973Totals for AL-AL         1103513060421343203284015411.171.237.305.54210719389.181.134.231.2458.2321.592.633.3427.0031.67
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30dh351125030002000601100.120.115.120.2353027.150.000.000.1060.0022.220.000.000.000.00
1974Totals for AL-AL         1103513060421343203284015411.171.237.305.54210719389.181.134.231.2488.2321.592.633.3427.0031.67
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha12dh-1b361485556612925118720148117105019.232.292.378.67021044609.261.146.231.3087.8819.212.442.9630.8334.11
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos151b36310260013002000000.600.667.9001.5679112.556.300.500.68616.670.000.008.3310.0016.67
1974Totals for AL-AL         1515656813525119750150117105019.239.300.388.68821945621.267.149.235.3168.0518.842.343.0629.7433.33
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos30dh-1b3715383511000051100012.132.233.211.4448243.185.079.211.20711.6325.582.200.000.0040.00
D Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter632437080932478000000000.329.329.6871.01616736243.256.358.358.0000.000.000.009.8810.1345.00
MLB Totals - 16 Season(s)Filter176559417061447247332459231118585131820136154164.244.311.420.73124955256620.271.176.274.0008.8419.912.253.7024.2536.28
Minor League Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter725266043172311833138478000000000.272.272.497.76913212892660.232.225.225.0000.000.000.005.1919.2839.97
AAA Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter58821593285719520112376000000000.264.264.483.74710422272159.224.219.218.0000.000.000.005.1919.2839.75
AA Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter137501103152231326102000000000.303.303.557.86027962501.265.254.253.0000.000.000.005.1919.2740.79
Cincinnati Reds Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter549195926951897159034351015038682231646.264.316.467.7839152022142.284.203.277.0007.0018.022.574.2021.7739.00
Philadelphia Phillies Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter5631897213477828883044423546866172354.251.333.442.7758391782161.286.191.315.00010.8721.661.994.0721.5637.32
Oakland Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter18163877148154261041170153136918.232.306.390.69624945718.262.158.268.0009.7521.312.193.6224.5430.41
Chicago White Sox Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter1485556612925118720148117105019.232.292.378.67021044609.261.146.231.0007.8819.212.442.9630.8334.11
Atlanta Braves Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter127342297111183301357930329.208.285.316.60110820383.244.108.208.0009.1420.632.262.0942.7528.17
Kansas City Athletics Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1003023263123842011752114110.209.250.348.59810523325.224.139.192.0005.2316.003.062.4637.7536.51
Milwaukee Brewers Totals - 1 Season(s)Filter4915214233061810214100124.151.253.289.542449174.160.138.283.00012.0723.561.953.4525.3339.13
Boston Red Sox Totals - 3 Season(s)Filter297351411150071701112.192.259.274.53320382.232.082.178.0008.5420.732.431.2273.0021.43
New York Yankees Totals - 2 Season(s)Filter1923141002002500102.174.231.217.4485126.211.043.130.0007.6919.232.500.000.0025.00
Average MLB - Per 162 games1625456513323322851254121216515.244.311.420.73122948608.271.176.274.0008.8419.912.253.7024.2536.28
Average Minor - Per 162 games1625949616226731107000000000.272.272.497.76929565594.232.225.225.0000.000.000.005.1919.2839.97

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya213B5---31-43.7500.60------683.33.2
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc122OF59--10466-116110.9481.86------8371.136.6
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1223B19--1743356360.9523.16------8322.911.8
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya223B8--215--17171.0002.13------1361.54.9
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1221B3--112-213131.0004.33------833.61.9
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1233B2---11-21.5000.50------1711.81.2
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc123OF2--2---221.0001.00------1711.81.2
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc1231B2--3---331.0001.50------1711.81.2
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin251B131--94081108210311021.9907.79------14093.680.9
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25OF10--12---12121.0001.20------1407.16.2
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin253B1---3--331.0003.00------1400.70.6
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin263B159--1322662226420398.9482.50------159100.098.1
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27OF106--141431148145.9801.37------14274.666.3
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin271B71--18610219198196.9902.76------14250.044.4
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin273B18--1222-134341.0001.89------14212.711.3
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin281B81--58741247630628.9977.75------10875.050.0
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin283B24--1932245351.9622.13------10822.214.8
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl291B97--73846366787784.9968.08------12776.459.9
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl293B21--21321-5453.9812.52------12716.513.0
1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30OF72--851--86861.0001.19------13852.244.4
1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi303B50--3692104138128.9282.56------13836.230.9
1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi301B18--129618136135.9937.50------13813.011.1
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi311B154--117873610412571251.9958.12------15996.995.7
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi313B3--21--331.0001.00------1591.91.9
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi321B136--121988712413141307.9959.61------15886.184.0
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi323B22--1435515449.9072.23------15813.913.6
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi331B62-47447924943512503.9828.111.06-----9664.639.7
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34DH107---------------13181.766.0
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak341B22-1791676120174173.9947.860.97-----13116.813.6
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi341B10-857762128583.9768.300.98-----1283.36.2
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil35DH46---------------4993.928.4
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak351B28--2119214222220.9917.86------5056.017.3
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35DH23---------------5046.014.2
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35DH8---------------1172.74.9
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil351B2--91231210.8335.00------494.11.2
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36DH93---------------14862.857.8
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha361B55--45624338483480.9948.73------14837.234.2
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos361B2--19--219191.0009.50------366.71.3
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36DH1---------------333.30.6
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37DH9---------------1560.05.6
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos371B5--301-331311.0006.20------1533.33.1
MLB Totals for 1B - 14 season(s)-   1B879-73864394185058769076857.9937.809.29-----8790.00.0
MLB Totals for 3B - 11 season(s)-   3B332--2555454541845800.9472.41------3320.00.0
MLB Totals for DH - 4 season(s)-   DH287---------------2870.00.0
MLB Totals for OF - 5 season(s)-   OF249--3441191364355.9751.43------2490.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1960New York YankeesALMLBnya21-----5-----
1961Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc122--3--19---59-
1961New York YankeesALMLBnya22-----8-----
1962Kansas City AthleticsALMLBkc123--2--2---2-
1964Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin25--131--1---10-
1965Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin26-----159-----
1966Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin27--71--18---106-
1967Cincinnati RedsNLMLBcin28--81--24-----
1968Atlanta BravesNLMLBatl29--97--21-----
1969Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi30--18--50---72-
1970Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi31--154--3-----
1971Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi32--136--22-----
1972Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi33--62--------
1973Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak34--22-------107
1973Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBphi34--10--------
1974Milwaukee BrewersALMLBmil35--2-------46
1974Oakland AthleticsALMLBoak35--28-------23
1974Boston Red SoxALMLBbos35----------8
1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha36--55-------93
1975Boston Red SoxALMLBbos36--2-------1
1976Boston Red SoxALMLBbos37--5-------9

Other Batting Statistics

TopRegular Season BattingStats GlossaryAbout 'Other' Stats
YearTeamLeagueCategoryAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1973Oakland AthleticsChamp. SeriesMLB34410010000002600000.100.250.100.3501012.250.000.20016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
1973Oakland AthleticsWorld SeriesMLB34610031000001400000.300.364.400.7644111.500.100.2009.0936.364.000.000.0033.33
MLB Playoffs - Championship Series Totals - 1 yrs410010000002600000.100.250.100.3501012.250.000.20016.6750.003.000.000.000.00
MLB Playoffs - World Series Totals - 1 yrs610031000001400000.300.364.400.7644111.500.100.2009.0936.364.000.000.0033.33

Jobs in Baseball

TopAbout Jobs
YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1978Salt Lake GullsPCLAAAMinorcal39Manager1377265.5264.53 Lost in Semi-Finals
1979California AngelsALMLBMLBcal40Hitting Coach1628874.543--1Jim FregosiLost ALCS (Orioles)
1980California AngelsALMLBMLBcal41Hitting Coach1606595.40631.06Jim Fregosi
1981New York MetsNLMLBMLBnyn42Hitting Coach1034162.39818.55Joe Torre
1982Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi43Hitting Coach1628973.5493.02Pat Corrales
1983Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi44Hitting Coach1629072.556--1Paul Owens,Pat CorralesLost World Series (Orioles)
1984Philadelphia PhilliesNLMLBMLBphi45Hitting Coach1628181.50015.54Paul Owens
1985Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea46Hitting Coach1627488.45717.06Chuck Cottier
1986Seattle MarinersALMLBMLBsea47Hitting Coach1626795.41425.07Dick Williams,Marty Martinez,Chuck Cottier
1987Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha48Hitting Coach1627785.4758.05Jim Fregosi
1989California AngelsALMLBMLBcal50Hitting Coach1629171.5628.03Doug Rader
1990California AngelsALMLBMLBcal51Hitting Coach1628082.49423.04Doug Rader
1991California AngelsALMLBMLBcal52Hitting Coach1628181.50014.07Buck Rodgers,Doug Rader
1992California AngelsALMLBMLBcal53Bench Coach1627290.44424.06John Wathan,Buck Rodgers
* 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
1976-06-04Released by Red Sox. 
1975-09-22TradeTraded by White Sox to Red Sox for Chuck Erickson and Cash. 
1975-04-05ContractSigned as Free Agent by White Sox. 
1974-10-25Released by Red Sox. 
1974-09-07Purchased by Red Sox from Brewers. 
1974-06-24TradeTraded by Athletics to Brewers for Bill Parsons and Cash. 
1973-05-02TradeTraded by Phillies to Athletics for Jack Bastable. 
1968-12-03Purchased by Phillies from Braves. 
1967-10-10TradeTraded by Reds to Braves for Jay Ritchie, Mack Jones and Jim Beauchamp. 
1963-04-05Purchased by Reds from Athletics. 
1961-06-14TradeTraded by Yankees with Art Ditmar to Athletics for Bud Daley. 
1956-01-01ContractSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Yankees. 
* 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.