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

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


Pitching

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Throws:





# Year Team
1
43
19
.694
97
64
39
5
4
554.0
280
214
542
5
180
310
5
5
265
3.48
122
2
16
11
.593
33
27
21
2
1
225.0
125
104
231
14
66
113
2
1
970
4.16
115
3
20
16
.556
54
37
21
4
0
309.1
179
141
301
127
129
5
4.10
111
4
29
20
.592
72
51
31
3
1
425.0
218
175
362
190
240
5
13
3.71
104
5
22
17
.564
73
39
15
1
1
321.1
222
172
331
152
175
2
7
4.82
100
6
16
19
.457
64
35
13
1
1
297.0
206
164
327
11
146
171
5
4
1364
4.97
97
7
27
27
.500
89
54
34
3
4
444.2
319
266
531
32
167
205
1
22
2018
5.38
95
8
24
23
.511
78
48
21
2
1
397.2
259
193
438
135
173
3
7
4.37
92
9
14
20
.412
51
34
20
1
2
288.1
186
146
300
106
108
5
9
4.56
91

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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