Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
388 - 327 - 12 (.543)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1937-1946
251
2
1935-1943
182
3
1938-1946
142
4
1936-1945
137
5
1936-1944
128
6
1940-1946
123
7
1942-1946
97
8
1940-1946
93
9
1935-1946
91
10
1938-1945
87

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1935-1946
373
2
1939-1946
276
3
1938-1945
237
4
1940-1946
207
5
1935-1945
109
6
1936-1939
79
7
1941-1944
68
8
1946-1946
64
9
1944-1945
57
10
1935-1936
55


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
34
848
747
123
221
28
6
13
8
67
93
3
31
13
.296
.356
.402
.758
5
34
830
708
109
174
31
8
14
6
84
84
5
33
18
.246
.330
.371
.701
6
54
179
301
127
129
5
7
73
222
331
152
175
7
8
77
257
433
133
168
7
9
72
218
362
190
240
13
10
51
186
300
106
108
9
11
33
116
200
70
84
4
12
97
280
542
180
310
5

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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