Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
476 - 398 - 16 (.545)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Max
Manning

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
1946-1947
6

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
45
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
1945-1947
5


Advanced Batting

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Hall of Famers:



Bats:





# Years Pos
1
1942-1947
2B
634
.447
12.9%
3.3%
.246
2
1936-1944
1B
613
.440
11.6%
6.5%
.299
3
1938-1948
CF
1160
.426
10.3%
3.4%
.192
4
1940-1948
LF
1094
.391
11.2%
2.6%
.163
5
1935-1943
RF
1049
.389
12.7%
2.6%
.174
6
1936-1945
SS
666
.381
10.4%
2.0%
.136
7
1937-1948
1B
1862
.373
8.0%
2.7%
.166
8
1943-1948
RF
880
.372
9.0%
1.0%
.101
9
1935-1946
CF
610
.365
7.2%
1.0%
.116
10
1936-1944
3B
547
.362
7.3%
0.5%
.100
11
1945-1948
CF
731
.318
11.8%
0.5%
.074
12
1940-1946
3B
567
.301
9.2%
1.1%
.086
13
1935-1946
C
524
.261
6.1%
0.2%
.042
* = 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