Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
478 - 401 - 16 (.544)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Monte
Irvin

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1937-1948
322
2
1938-1948
256
3
1940-1948
189
4
1935-1943
179
5
1936-1944
156
6
1942-1947
129
7
1943-1948
121
8
1936-1945
97
9
1935-1946
86
10
1936-1944
83

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
46
3
1940-1948
39
4
1938-1945
30
5
1946-1948
21
6
1935-1945
16
7
1941-1944
11
8
1936-1939
9
9
1935-1936
7
10
1940-1947
5


Batting

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Bats:





# Years Pos
1
1942-1947
2B
162
713
613
138
199
39
20
24
145
24
92
1
7
0
.325
.414
.571
.985
171
2
1936-1944
1B
162
592
520
127
167
30
4
40
144
10
66
0
2
5
0
.320
.398
.621
1.019
161
3
1938-1948
CF
162
674
593
122
200
29
8
23
149
17
69
2
10
0
.338
.408
.529
.937
158
4
1940-1948
LF
162
652
566
94
170
28
7
17
113
8
73
3
10
0
.300
.382
.463
.845
133
5
1935-1943
RF
162
674
579
116
172
25
13
17
110
12
86
0
1
9
0
.297
.388
.474
.862
127
6
1937-1948
1B
162
660
599
114
177
30
7
18
114
17
53
0
8
0
.296
.353
.461
.814
123
7
1936-1945
SS
162
689
603
142
187
27
7
13
95
12
72
162
8
11
.309
.386
.441
.828
123
8
1943-1948
RF
162
631
567
80
177
25
6
6
87
5
57
1
6
0
.312
.375
.413
.789
119
9
1935-1946
CF
162
517
474
77
147
22
8
5
71
4
37
0
2
6
0
.311
.361
.425
.786
119
10
1936-1944
3B
162
667
611
103
193
33
8
3
95
16
47
0
0
9
.315
.364
.412
.776
105
11
1945-1948
CF
162
681
592
103
142
18
7
4
55
12
80
3
6
.241
.334
.314
.648
83
12
1940-1946
3B
162
616
541
101
132
16
5
7
63
12
57
5
17
.243
.316
.329
.645
82
13
1935-1946
C
162
570
520
66
113
16
1
1
62
8
38
0
3
9
0
.218
.274
.257
.532
47
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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