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Johnny LanningTrack this Player High Level: MLB Stat Years: 1936-1947 MLB Years: 1936-1947
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PositionsP-278Player Listed UnderMajor Leaguers
Proper NameJohn Young Lanning
Height6-1Weight185BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateSeptember 6,1910PlaceAsheville,North Carolina
Death DateNovember 8,1989 [79.063]
CollegeNorth Carolina State University (Raleigh,NC)
MLB DebutApril 17,1936 [25.223]
OrganizationsPIT [6] BSN [5] Awards0
TBC Player ID14101Retrosheet IDlannj101MLBAM ID117485
RelationshipsBrother of Tom Lanning
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Career Talent RatingsPitchingStrikeouts24Walks76Hittable51SO/BB50vsPower51Hitting34Durability31Team.500Ratings Explained

Pitching Statistics

TopStats GlossaryRemove Filters
YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeWLERAGGSGRCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBWpctFIP
1936nullMLB--S/R257113.65282083150153.01547562955333101.379.060.533.241.940.60.3894.68
1937nullMLB--S/R26573.9332112141132116.210759511040373001.268.250.773.092.850.93.4174.55
1938nullMLB--S/R27873.723218144190138.01467457552394001.439.520.333.392.540.75.5333.96
1939nullMLB--Rel28563.423763130144129.01205349653451001.348.370.423.703.140.85.4554.11
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29Rel29844.053873120162115.21195952839421001.379.260.623.033.271.08.6674.02
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29S/R3011113.133423119081175.21757261647412001.268.970.312.412.100.87.5003.44
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29S/R31683.323482621111119.01255244726311001.279.430.531.962.341.19.4293.31
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29Rel32412.3312210004227.02310709110001.197.67--3.003.671.22.8002.60
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25Rel340036.0010100002.08881000004.0036.004.50----0.00-9.04
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25S/R35453.07279183012191.0973631331162001.419.590.303.071.580.52.4443.48
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn24Rel36009.8230300003.24540600002.739.82--14.73--0.00-7.41
MLB Totals - 11 Season(s)Filter58603.5827810417430492131068.010785034265535829517101.349.060.463.012.480.82.4921.12
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 6 Season(s)Filter33293.441464997161517529.2547237203251521416001.329.280.422.582.390.93.532-
Boston Braves Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter25313.711325577143416539.05312662233020615411101.368.840.503.432.570.75.446-
Average MLB - Per ~220 innings12123.5857213661193220.0221103881174613001.349.060.463.012.480.82.5001.12

Batting Statistics

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YearTeamLeagueLvlOrgUnifPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%
1936BostonMLBMLB-2528521700120011102003.135.151.192.34310155.150.057.077.1591.8220.0011.001.8252.0014.29
1937BostonMLBMLB-2632332400000031202000.121.194.121.3154038.190.000.091.1657.8931.584.000.000.000.00
1938BostonMLBMLB-2732486900030001002001.188.188.188.3769050.237.000.000.1750.0020.000.000.000.000.00
1939BostonMLBMLB-283742162004000702001.143.143.190.3338244.171.047.048.1510.0015.910.000.000.0033.33
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p293835272003002803000.200.243.257.5009240.259.057.114.2355.0020.004.000.000.0028.57
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p303456563004003816001.107.167.161.3289366.125.054.107.1634.5512.122.670.000.0050.00
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p313429043001001702002.138.167.241.4087332.182.103.138.1933.1321.887.000.000.0075.00
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29p32126010000000000000.167.167.167.334106.167.000.000.1590.000.000.000.000.000.00
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit25p352721031000001403001.143.182.190.3724125.176.047.095.1814.0016.004.000.000.0033.33
MLB Totals - 9 Season(s)Filter2743221747110117001167122009.146.177.189.3666112356.181.043.078.0003.0918.826.090.28322.0025.53
Boston Braves Totals - 4 Season(s)Filter129175102620190044008005.149.168.177.345313187.187.028.051.0002.1421.3910.000.53175.0011.54
Pittsburgh Pirates Totals - 5 Season(s)Filter145147721900800727114004.143.187.204.391309169.175.061.109.0004.1415.983.860.000.0042.86
Average MLB - Per 162 games16219010287011000740113005.146.177.189.366367210.181.043.078.0003.0918.826.090.28322.0025.53

Fielding Statistics

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLgLevelOrgAgePosGGSInnPOAEDPTCTSCFPctRFgRFiSBCSSB%PBGPPos-ShareTm-Share
1936Boston BeesNLMLBbbe25P28-153828313936.9231.290.24-----280.018.2
1937Boston BeesNLMLBbbe26P32-116723-330301.0000.940.26-----320.021.1
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe27P32-138724333431.9120.970.22-----320.021.1
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe28P37-1291225334037.9251.000.29-----370.024.5
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit29P38-115822323330.9090.790.26-----38100.024.7
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit30P34-1751241-253531.0001.560.30-----34100.022.1
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit31P34-1191320143433.9710.970.28-----34100.023.1
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit32P12-27132-64.6670.330.15-----12100.07.8
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit34P1-2-1--111.0001.000.50-----1100.00.6
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit35P27-91522-127271.0001.000.30-----27100.017.5
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn36P3-3-3--331.0001.001.00-----3100.01.9
MLB Totals for P - 11 season(s)-   P278-1068732121519300285.9501.030.27-----2780.00.0

Fielding Statistics - Position Grid

TopPositions by DayStats GlossaryAbout Fielding Data
YearTeam NameLeagueLevelOrgAgePC1B2BSS3BLFCFRFOFDH
1936Boston BeesNLMLBbbe2528----------
1937Boston BeesNLMLBbbe2632----------
1938Boston BeesNLMLBbbe2732----------
1939Boston BeesNLMLBbbe2837----------
1940Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit2938----------
1941Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3034----------
1942Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3134----------
1943Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3212----------
1945Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit341----------
1946Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBpit3527----------
1947Boston BravesNLMLBbsn363----------

Roster Transactions

Top Change of Organization Injuries/DL Contracts
Tranx DatePosOrganizationAssignment40mStatusTypeTransaction DescriptionAgeRoster for Current Team
1947-05-15Released by Braves. 
1947-04-15ContractSigned as Free Agent by Braves. 
1947-03-31Released by Pirates. 
1939-12-06TradeTraded by Braves to Pirates for Jim Tobin and Cash. 
* 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.