Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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

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


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
116
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
109
4
29
20
.592
72
51
31
3
1
425.0
218
175
362
190
240
5
13
3.71
105
5
16
19
.457
64
35
13
1
1
297.0
206
164
327
11
146
171
5
4
1364
4.97
97
6
14
20
.412
51
34
20
1
2
288.1
186
146
300
106
108
5
9
4.56
96
7
22
17
.564
73
39
15
1
1
321.1
222
172
331
152
175
2
7
4.82
95
8
27
27
.500
89
54
34
3
4
444.2
319
266
531
32
167
205
1
22
2018
5.38
92
9
24
23
.511
78
48
21
2
1
397.2
259
193
438
135
173
3
7
4.37
85

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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