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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

Stolen Bases

# Player Years SB
1
1937-1948
43
2
1938-1948
24
3
1942-1947
19
4
1935-1943
18
5
1935-1936
12
6
1942-1946
12
7
1940-1948
12
8
1935-1935
12
9
1936-1944
11
10
1936-1945
11

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
1936-1939
23
8
1941-1944
23
9
1945-1948
14
10
1935-1936
14


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 George Giles
1935-1935
1
1
52
27
25
0
.519
+2
0
0
5 Abe Manley
1936-1938
2
1
51
26
24
1
.520
+2
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