Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
480 - 411 - 16 (.539)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Monte
Irvin

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1937-1948
510
2
1938-1948
346
3
1935-1943
297
4
1940-1948
285
5
1943-1948
248
6
1936-1945
201
7
1936-1944
193
8
1935-1946
182
9
1936-1944
182
10
1942-1947
177

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
47
3
1940-1948
39
4
1938-1945
30
5
1946-1948
21
6
1935-1945
16
7
1941-1944
11
8
1936-1939
10
9
1935-1936
7
10
1943-1948
6


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
681
.442
11.3%
6.5%
.291
3
1938-1948
CF
1165
.426
10.2%
3.5%
.194
4
1935-1943
RF
1138
.397
12.6%
2.6%
.183
5
1940-1948
LF
1094
.391
11.2%
2.6%
.163
6
1936-1945
SS
743
.377
10.1%
1.7%
.134
7
1943-1948
RF
885
.372
9.0%
1.0%
.101
8
1937-1948
1B
1904
.370
7.9%
2.7%
.162
9
1935-1946
CF
633
.365
7.0%
0.9%
.112
10
1936-1944
3B
629
.361
7.3%
0.5%
.102
11
1945-1948
CF
736
.320
11.8%
0.5%
.077
12
1940-1946
3B
567
.301
9.2%
1.1%
.086
13
1937-1940
2B
504
.266
8.1%
0.8%
.062
14
1935-1946
C
549
.258
6.7%
0.2%
.040
* = 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