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Newark Eagles


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Record:
390 - 327 - 12 (.544)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1937-1948
500
2
1938-1948
345
3
1940-1948
285
4
1935-1943
266
5
1943-1948
247
6
1936-1945
180
7
1942-1947
177
8
1935-1946
173
9
1936-1944
169
10
1936-1944
159

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
45
3
1940-1948
39
4
1938-1945
30
5
1946-1948
21
6
1935-1945
16
7
1941-1944
11
8
1936-1939
9
9
1935-1936
7
10
1945-1947
5


Seasons

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# Career
1 Biz Mackey
1940-1946
4
1
184
113
67
4
.628
+46
1
1
2 Dick Lundy
1937-1940
4
1
152
87
62
3
.584
+25
0
0
3 Tex Burnett
1937-1937
1
1
28
15
12
1
.556
+3
0
0
4 Abe Manley
1936-1938
2
1
51
26
24
1
.520
+2
0
0
5 George Giles
1935-1935
1
1
53
27
26
0
.509
+1
0
0
6 Willie Wells
1942-1945
2
1
93
45
45
3
.500
0
0
0
7 Ben Taylor
1935-1935
1
1
10
5
5
0
.500
0
0
0
8 William Bell
1936-1936
1
1
32
13
19
0
.406
-6
0
0
9 Mule Suttles
1943-1944
2
1
125
58
67
0
.464
-9
0
0

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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