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 Scored

# Player Years R
1
1937-1948
321
2
1938-1948
210
3
1935-1943
184
4
1940-1948
157
5
1936-1945
137
6
1936-1944
129
7
1942-1947
123
8
1943-1948
112
9
1945-1948
111
10
1940-1946
93

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1939-1948
722.0
2
1940-1948
698.1
3
1935-1946
560.1
4
1938-1945
430.0
5
1946-1948
292.2
6
1935-1945
252.2
7
1936-1939
180.2
8
1941-1944
165.1
9
1945-1948
157.2
10
1935-1936
115.1


Wins Above Replacement

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Bats:


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# Years Pos
1
1942-1946
2B
713
8.7
7.6
0.5
0.0
0.6
2
1938-1946
SS
676
7.8
7.6
-0.2
0.0
0.3
3
1936-1945
SS
681
0.2
5.8
4.2
0.6
0.0
0.9
4
1935-1946
CF
207
190.0
5.5
0.9
-0.1
4.7
0.0
5
1936-1944
1B
586
1.2
5.1
5.9
-0.3
0.1
-0.6
6
1935-1943
RF
699
4.1
4.5
0.3
0.0
-0.6
7
1937-1946
1B
652
2.0
4.1
4.5
0.1
-0.1
-0.4
8
1936-1944
3B
666
4.1
3.1
0.5
0.0
0.5
9
1935-1945
P
115
257.2
3.3
-0.9
0.0
4.1
-0.0
10
1940-1946
LF
565
30.0
3.1
4.4
-0.2
-0.6
-0.4
11
1939-1946
P
104
234.1
3.0
-0.9
0.0
3.9
-0.0
12
1938-1945
P
105
212.2
2.6
-0.6
0.0
3.3
-0.0
13
1940-1946
P
97
229.2
1.5
-1.3
0.0
2.9
0.0
14
1940-1946
3B
616
1.0
0.8
-0.0
0.0
0.2
15
1935-1946
C
570
-1.1
-1.7
0.2
0.0
0.4

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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