Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Leagues:



Record:
390 - 326 - 12 (.545)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1937-1948
51
2
1936-1944
40
3
1938-1948
40
4
1940-1948
28
5
1935-1943
27
6
1942-1947
21
7
1936-1945
13
8
1943-1948
9
9
1940-1942
8
10
1938-1945
6

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1939-1948
84
2
1940-1948
82
3
1935-1946
72
4
1938-1945
52
5
1946-1948
36
6
1935-1945
28
7
1941-1944
23
8
1936-1939
23
9
1935-1936
14
10
1945-1948
14


Wins Above Replacement

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Hall of Famers:



Bats:


Throws:




# Years Pos
1
1942-1946
2B
713
8.4
7.6
0.5
0.0
0.2
2
1938-1946
SS
676
7.5
7.6
-0.2
0.0
0.0
3
1936-1944
1B
586
1.2
5.5
5.9
-0.3
0.1
-0.2
4
1935-1946
CF
207
190.0
5.4
0.9
-0.1
4.6
0.0
5
1936-1945
SS
681
0.2
5.2
4.2
0.6
0.0
0.4
6
1935-1943
RF
699
4.4
4.5
0.3
0.0
-0.3
7
1937-1946
1B
652
2.0
4.4
4.5
0.1
-0.1
-0.1
8
1936-1944
3B
666
3.7
3.1
0.5
0.0
0.1
9
1940-1946
LF
565
30.0
3.5
4.4
-0.2
-0.6
-0.1
10
1935-1945
P
115
257.2
3.1
-0.9
0.0
3.9
-0.0
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
3.2
0.0
13
1940-1946
P
97
229.2
1.5
-1.3
0.0
2.8
0.0
14
1940-1946
3B
616
0.8
0.8
-0.0
0.0
0.0
15
1935-1946
C
570
-1.3
-1.7
0.2
0.0
0.2

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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