Page Information
Current Status
High Level
Proper Name
Lamar Johnson Sr.
Stat Years
1968-1982  [mlb] 1974-1982
Height/Weight
6-2 / 225
Bats/Throws
Right / Right
Positions
1B (422) ... DH (326) ... OF (1)
Draft Position
C
Born Date/Place
1950-09-02 in Bessemer, Alabama   [69.341]
High School
Wenonah (Birmingham,AL)
Colleges
Lawson State Community College (Bessemer, Alabama)
Draft
Selected by the Chicago White Sox in Round #3 (#54 overall) of the 1968 Amateur Entry Draft (June-Reg Phase)
Bonus
Signing Scouts
MLB Debut
1974-05-18 - Boxscore  (Age: 23.258)
Service Time
Organizations
CHA [8] TEX [1]
ID Numbers
tbc id: 13377 ... retro id: johnl101 ... mlbam id: 116606
Relations
Pitch Repertoire
TBC Apps
Career Talent RatingsBattingSpeed46Power60Contact64XBH50RBIs67Runs32Hitting76Durability28Team.464Ratings Explained
Get TBC PREMIUM and remove ads, cleaner display, access to research applications, data store discounts and more!
The TBC Newsletter will keep you periodically up-to-date on what is happening at The Baseball Cube.

Career Batting Statistics

top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • College
  • Indy/Intl/+
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlOrgUnifAgePosDetailExpGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHPSHSFIWDPAVGOBPSLGOPSPATBXBHsecAISObabipBB%SO%SOBBABHRHR%XBH%
    1968Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRk----171b---120479182127000000000.383.383.596.97947285.000.213.0000.000.000.0023.54.2627.8
    1969Gulf Coast White SoxGCLRk----181b---24510982552116000000000.229.229.339.568109378.000.110.0000.000.000.00109.00.9232.0
    1970Duluth-SuperiorNorthernInd----191b---3552213571102644000000000.321.321.466.78722110318.000.145.0000.000.000.0036.82.7125.4
    1970AppletonMidwA----191b---3713030000000000000.231.231.231.4621330.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1971AppletonMidwA----201b---4119442801192241897000000000.269.269.459.72844220344.000.190.0000.000.000.0024.64.0737.0
    1972AppletonMidwA----211b---5114402631261732689000000000.313.313.565.87840222746.000.252.0000.000.000.0015.56.4736.5
    1972KnoxvilleSouAA----211b---522000000000000000.000.000.000.000200.000.000.0000.000.000.000.00.000.0
    1973KnoxvilleSouAA----221b---6138491741442411693000000000.293.293.444.73749121841.000.151.0000.000.000.0030.73.2628.5
    1974IowaAmerAAA----231b---7122455811372302096000000000.301.301.484.78545522043.000.183.0000.000.000.0022.84.4031.4
    1974Chicago White SoxALMLBcha48231bL-S-E-P710291100002000300103.345.333.345.67830100.000.000.3700.0010.000.000.00.000.0
    1975DenverAmerAAA----241b---81294857316335220101000000000.336.336.540.87648526257.000.204.0000.000.000.0024.24.1235.0
    1975Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23241bL-S-E-P8830263011001500000.200.226.400.62631124.233.200.2083.2316.135.0030.03.2366.7
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2325dh-1bL-S-E-P9822222971111433211937214111.320.372.432.8042489616.203.112.3627.6614.921.9555.51.6122.5
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLBcha2326dh-1bL-S-E-P10118374521131251865112453003315.302.342.505.84740118935.267.203.3105.9913.222.2120.84.4931.0
    1978Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23271bL-S-E-P1114849852136232872654346217217.273.329.376.70555118733.191.103.2847.808.351.0762.21.4524.3
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLBcha11281bL-S-E-P12133479601482911274824156204123.309.363.449.81252621542.238.140.3287.7910.651.3739.92.2828.4
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23291b-dhL-S-E-P13147541511502631381234753017515.277.331.409.74059622142.216.132.2847.898.891.1341.62.1828.0
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLBcha23301bL-S-E-P14411341037701150251401215.276.298.351.649142478.097.075.2983.529.862.80134.00.7021.6
    1982Texas RangersALMLBtex2731dhL-S-E-P151053243784110738353140120013.259.326.358.68435811618.188.099.2788.6611.171.2946.31.9621.4
    MLB Totals (9 yrs)792263129475512212643812219211307762813102.287.338.415.75328831093198.210.128.3027.3210.651.4541.12.2226.2
    American League Totals (9 yrs)792263129475512212643812219211307762813102.287.338.415.75328831093198.210.128.3027.3210.651.4541.12.2226.2
    Minor League Totals696244638873512813103499000000000.300.300.490.79024461198244.189.190.2700.000.000.0023.84.2133.2
    Minor: Ind Totals552213571102644000000000.321.321.466.78722110318.145.145.3020.000.000.0036.82.7125.4
    Minor: Rk Totals65156174373323000000000.276.276.417.6931566513.141.141.2610.000.000.0052.01.9230.2
    Minor: A Totals24085714324839744186000000000.289.289.505.79485743390.216.216.2510.000.000.0019.55.1336.3
    Minor: AA Totals140493741442411693000000000.292.292.442.73449321841.150.150.2680.000.000.0030.83.2528.5
    Minor: AAA Totals25194015430058240197000000000.319.319.513.832940482100.194.194.2890.000.000.0023.54.2633.3
    Chicago White Sox Totals (8 yrs)68723072576711111257343191418026764281389.291.340.423.7632525977180.213.132.3057.1310.571.4840.52.2626.8
    Texas Rangers Totals (1 yrs)1053243784110738353140120013.259.326.358.68435811618.188.099.2788.6611.171.2946.31.9621.4
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Org Major League Parent Organization. For college teams, might include RPI (Ratings Percentage Index) Unif Uniform Number, if available Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. Pos Defensive Position Detail Includes links to additional MLB stat detail including Game Logs, Splits and Extended Statistics Exp Experience in # of years. For Player stats, refers to nth PRO season. Count is ontextual to the purpose of the grid G Games Played (or Pitched) AB At Bats R Runs H Hits 2B Doubles 3B Triples HR Home Runs RBI Runs Batted In SB Stolen Bases (Total) CS Caught Stealings BB Walks SO Strikeouts HP Hit by Pitch SH Sacrifice Hits SF Sacrifice Flies IW Intentional Walks DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) AVG Batting Average ( H/AB ) OBP On Base Percentage ( H+BB+HBP / (AB+BB+HBP+SF) SLG Slugging Percentage ( TB / AB ) OPS On Base Plus Slugging (OBP + SLG) PA Plate Appearances TB Total Bases (Singles + (2*Doubles) + (3*Triples) + (4*Home Runs)) XBH Extra Base Hits (Doubles+Triples+Home Runs) secA Seconday Average. Measures extra bases earned by player (BB+(TB-H)+(SB-CS) / AB ISO Isolated Power. Measures the portion of a slugging percentage that is for extra base hits. (SLG-BAVG). babip Batting Average on Balls Put in Play. (H/(AB-SO)) XBH% Extra Base Hit Percentage (XBH/H)

    Career Fielding Statistics

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
  • Grid Filters
  • MLB
  • Minors
  • Full Season
  • Short Season
  • AAA
  • AA
  • A+
  • A
  • A-
  • Rookie
  • YearTeam NameLgLvlAgepositGGSINNPOAEDPTCTSCFPCTRFGRFITeam SharePlayer ShareTeam Rank
    1974Chicago White SoxALMLB231B700.04020842421.0006.000.004.470.03
    1974Chicago White SoxALMLB23DH300.0000000.0000.000.001.930.010
    1975Chicago White SoxALMLB241B600.0462245048.9608.000.003.775.05
    1975Chicago White SoxALMLB24DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.225.010
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLB251B3400.021018420232228.9836.700.0021.141.52
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLB25OF100.0000000.0000.000.000.61.213
    1976Chicago White SoxALMLB25DH3500.0000000.0000.000.0021.742.72
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLB261B4500.034632431382378.9908.400.0027.838.12
    1977Chicago White SoxALMLB26DH6800.0000000.0000.000.0042.057.62
    1978Chicago White SoxALMLB271B10800.088771874966958.9928.900.0067.173.01
    1978Chicago White SoxALMLB27DH3600.0000000.0000.000.0022.424.31
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLB281B9400.0748631162822811.9878.600.0058.870.72
    1979Chicago White SoxALMLB28DH3700.0000000.0000.000.0023.127.83
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB291B8000.067156770734727.9909.100.0050.054.42
    1980Chicago White SoxALMLB29DH6600.0000000.0000.000.0041.344.91
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB301B3600.026415331282279.9897.800.0034.087.82
    1981Chicago White SoxALMLB30DH200.0000000.0000.000.001.94.94
    1982Texas RangersALMLB311B1200.0105426111109.9829.100.007.411.43
    1982Texas RangersALMLB31DH7700.0000000.0000.000.0047.573.31
    MLB Totals - (1B)4220033172634130636213580.9898.500.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (OF)100000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    MLB Totals - (DH)32600000000.0000.000.000.00.00
    Glossary:
    Year Context-dependent but usually self-evident. (Season, Draft Year etc) Team Name Contextual to the grid but usually self-evident. Draft = Drafted team. Lg League Age Player's age for the selected season or as of a current date if in YY.DDD format. G Games Played (or Pitched) GS Games Started Inn Innings in a game or Innings played at position PO Putouts A Fielding assists E Errors DP Grounded into Double Play (Offense) Double Plays Participation (Defense) TC Total Chances (PO+A+E) TSC Total Successful Chances (PO+A) FPCT Fielding Percentage (TSC/TC) RFg Range Factor by Game (Total Successful Chances/Games) Rfi Range Factor by Inning (Total Successful Chances/Innings) Team Share Share of team's games played at that position. Will add up to more than 100% since the formula is player games at position / team games. Player Share Share of player's games played at that position Team Rank Rank of games for team at that position.

    Fielding Positional Grid by Year

    top csv share Sort Research Applications: MLB Stats | Minor Stats | College Stats | Draft Research
    YearCategoryPC1B2B3BSSLFCFRFOFDH
    1974MLB--7-------3
    1975MLB--6-------2
    1976MLB--34------135
    1977MLB--45-------68
    1978MLB--108-------36
    1979MLB--94-------37
    1980MLB--80-------66
    1981MLB--36-------2
    1982MLB--12-------77
    Totals--422------1326