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

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1935-1946
45
2
1939-1946
34
3
1940-1946
30
4
1938-1945
30
5
1935-1945
16
6
1941-1944
11
7
1936-1939
9
8
1946-1946
9
9
1935-1936
7
10
1944-1945
5


Advanced Batting

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Bats:





# Year Team
1
39
1477
.370
10.0%
2.6%
.157
2
64
2502
.354
9.2%
1.6%
.117
3
54
2041
.344
8.8%
1.0%
.102
4
51
1891
.340
9.2%
1.6%
.113
5
37
1376
.335
7.6%
2.8%
.127
6
35
1344
.331
9.4%
1.0%
.108
7
27
984
.327
9.0%
1.3%
.140
8
23
852
.325
8.0%
2.1%
.136
9
47
1709
.316
8.0%
1.4%
.103
10
23
815
.313
7.2%
1.5%
.118
11
23
885
.304
7.9%
1.1%
.078
12
34
1236
.300
7.4%
1.2%
.095

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All biographical data, copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1887-1922 and 1926-1938, as well as all Cuban League games (1902-1928) and Negro League vs. Major League games (1887-1944), copyright 2011-2018 Gary Ashwill.

Playing statistics for 1923 (except Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Patrick Rock.

Playing statistics for 1933 and 1943, copyright 2013-2018 Scott Simkus.

Playing statistics for 1924-1925, 1939-1942, and 1944-1946 Negro Leagues (not including Cuban League and Negro League vs. Major League games), copyright 2011-2018 Larry Lester, Wayne Stivers, Gary Ashwill.


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