Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
390 - 326 - 12 (.545)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1937-1947
295
2
1938-1947
229
3
1940-1947
186
4
1935-1943
173
5
1936-1944
144
6
1942-1947
129
7
1943-1947
97
8
1936-1945
94
9
1935-1946
84
10
1936-1944
79

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1947
46
2
1935-1946
45
3
1940-1947
33
4
1938-1945
30
5
1946-1947
17
6
1935-1945
16
7
1941-1944
11
8
1936-1939
9
9
1935-1936
7
10
1945-1947
5


Batting

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Bats:





# Year Team
1
39
1477
1303
265
386
58
15
39
253
19
147
27
.296
.368
.454
.821
116
2
64
2503
2238
414
636
89
26
40
382
42
228
5
32
.284
.352
.401
.752
114
3
51
1891
1694
288
453
70
16
30
272
17
174
23
.267
.336
.381
.716
110
4
48
1752
1570
243
416
56
18
25
231
29
138
44
.265
.324
.371
.696
103
5
37
1376
1259
211
347
32
7
38
187
20
105
12
.276
.331
.403
.734
96
6
27
984
871
152
228
45
19
13
138
14
89
2
22
.262
.332
.402
.733
92
7
54
2041
1814
324
534
88
17
21
287
70
179
5
43
.294
.359
.396
.756
90
8
35
1344
1190
191
310
51
18
14
158
30
127
4
23
0
.261
.334
.369
.703
89
9
24
851
757
115
199
30
10
14
105
10
64
3
27
.263
.323
.384
.707
88
10
23
852
758
118
197
39
5
18
103
12
68
4
22
.260
.324
.396
.720
85
11
23
885
799
112
197
18
7
10
99
9
70
3
13
.247
.310
.324
.634
82
12
34
1236
1124
146
276
40
11
15
140
10
92
20
.246
.303
.341
.643
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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