Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
388 - 327 - 12 (.543)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1937-1946
1404
2
1935-1943
1046
3
1940-1946
829
4
1938-1946
741
5
1936-1945
662
6
1936-1944
609
7
1935-1946
605
8
1940-1946
558
9
1936-1944
542
10
1935-1946
524

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1935-1946
560.1
2
1940-1946
521.1
3
1939-1946
478.2
4
1938-1945
430.0
5
1935-1945
247.1
6
1936-1939
180.2
7
1941-1944
165.1
8
1935-1936
115.1
9
1944-1945
106.2
10
1946-1946
104.1


Advanced Batting

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Bats:


Qualified:





# Year Team Pos
1
NE
1B
81
.561
11.1%
11.1%
.471
2
NE
LF
109
.504
6.4%
2.8%
.238
3
NE
SS
169
.465
7.7%
4.1%
.238
4
NE
1B
208
.463
10.1%
5.3%
.254
5
NE
SS
256
.463
10.5%
3.1%
.189
6
NE
SS
94
.458
11.7%
3.2%
.288
7
NE
1B
142
.453
9.2%
7.0%
.287
8
NE
SS
87
.452
10.3%
2.3%
.219
9
NE
CF
159
.448
9.4%
2.5%
.203
10
NE
CF
92
.446
13.0%
4.3%
.256
11
NE
2B
280
.446
12.9%
2.9%
.222
12
NE
RF
143
.441
10.5%
6.3%
.252
13
NE
2B
127
.435
15.7%
3.1%
.252
14
NE
CF
163
.432
6.7%
4.9%
.253
15
NE
3B
107
.430
6.5%
0.0%
.133
16
NE
LF
131
.424
6.9%
3.1%
.132
17
NE
1B
77
.416
10.4%
6.5%
.269
18
NE
LF
114
.415
9.6%
1.8%
.157
19
NE
3B
89
.413
7.9%
1.1%
.150
20
NE
1B
143
.408
14.7%
1.4%
.132
21
NE
LF
271
.407
11.4%
2.6%
.150
22
NE
SS
200
.403
9.5%
1.5%
.094
23
NE
CF
158
.403
7.0%
2.5%
.204
24
NE
LF
150
.401
15.3%
3.3%
.200
25
NE
CF
151
.400
9.3%
2.6%
.174
26
NE
1B
100
.398
11.0%
6.0%
.303
27
NE
1B
142
.398
12.7%
2.8%
.228
28
NE
1B
77
.396
5.2%
2.6%
.192
29
BE
RF
195
.394
12.8%
1.0%
.112
30
BE
1B
207
.393
8.2%
1.0%
.157
31
BE
2B
222
.393
7.7%
1.4%
.150
32
NE
RF
212
.390
12.7%
2.8%
.170
33
NE
RF
96
.389
12.5%
3.1%
.235
34
NE
2B
129
.384
4.7%
0.8%
.114
35
NE
1B
262
.381
6.5%
2.3%
.141
36
NE
SS
91
.380
8.8%
2.2%
.150
37
NE
RF
154
.379
16.9%
1.3%
.175
38
NE
LF
97
.376
16.5%
2.1%
.163
39
NE
3B
220
.370
9.1%
0.9%
.128
40
NE
LF
86
.364
7.0%
1.2%
.154
41
BE
LF
215
.358
6.5%
0.9%
.093
42
NE
C
141
.353
10.6%
0.7%
.057
43
NE
RF
105
.350
8.6%
2.9%
.179
44
NE
3B
73
.350
5.5%
1.4%
.087
45
NE
RF
92
.347
12.0%
1.1%
.143
46
NE
3B
97
.345
6.2%
1.0%
.079
47
NE
3B
121
.343
7.4%
3.3%
.119
48
NE
3B
177
.330
9.6%
1.1%
.124
49
NE
1B
137
.330
8.8%
0.7%
.105
50
NE
3B
121
.326
9.1%
2.5%
.128
51
NE
CF
261
.320
10.3%
0.4%
.061
52
NE
RF
92
.320
7.6%
1.1%
.060
53
NE
SS
159
.312
10.7%
1.9%
.079
54
NE
RF
206
.295
9.2%
0.5%
.043
55
NE
1B
203
.293
12.3%
1.5%
.093
56
NE
2B
155
.292
11.0%
0.6%
.052
57
NE
CF
141
.285
2.1%
3.5%
.159
58
NE
C
117
.283
6.8%
0.0%
.084
59
NE
C
164
.279
6.1%
0.6%
.047
60
NE
2B
109
.276
7.3%
0.0%
.051
61
NE
3B
167
.274
11.4%
0.0%
.049
62
NE
2B
97
.272
3.1%
1.0%
.108
63
NE
CF
117
.269
5.1%
0.0%
.073
64
NE
3B
147
.259
12.9%
0.0%
.023
65
NE
3B
154
.258
7.1%
0.0%
.007
66
NE
SS
109
.248
10.1%
0.0%
.010
67
NE
C
114
.239
4.4%
0.9%
.065
68
NE
2B
94
.233
7.4%
0.0%
.024
69
NE
CF
93
.208
3.2%
0.0%
.034
70
NE
2B
103
.193
8.7%
0.0%
.033
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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Defensive Regression Analysis data used here was obtained with permission from Michael Humphreys, author of Wizardry

Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James