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

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1937-1948
51
2
1938-1948
40
3
1936-1944
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
1935-1946
6

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1939-1948
426
2
1935-1946
373
3
1940-1948
286
4
1938-1945
237
5
1946-1948
194
6
1935-1945
110
7
1936-1939
79
8
1945-1948
77
9
1941-1944
68
10
1944-1945
57


Opponent's Batting

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Throws:





# Year Team
1
89
2018
1798
319
531
110
25
32
52
167
205
22
41
31
.295
.362
.438
.800
2
64
1364
1190
206
327
52
17
11
13
146
171
4
24
.275
.356
.375
.731
3
33
970
874
125
231
44
6
14
10
66
113
1
29
18
.264
.317
.376
.693
4
36
868
742
114
184
31
9
14
6
87
88
6
33
20
.248
.332
.371
.702
5
34
848
747
123
221
28
6
13
8
67
93
3
31
13
.296
.356
.402
.758
6
97
265
243
280
542
2
4
5
9
180
310
5
2
4
.276
.331
.379
.709
7
54
179
301
127
129
5
8
73
222
331
152
175
7
9
78
259
438
135
173
7
10
72
218
362
190
240
13
11
51
186
300
106
108
9
12
33
116
200
70
84
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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