Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


From:


To:


Leagues:



Record:
478 - 401 - 16 (.544)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Monte
Irvin

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1937-1948
51
2
1936-1944
43
3
1938-1948
40
4
1940-1948
28
5
1935-1943
28
6
1942-1947
21
7
1936-1945
13
8
1943-1948
9
9
1940-1942
8
10
1935-1946
6

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1939-1948
84
2
1940-1948
82
3
1935-1946
74
4
1938-1945
52
5
1946-1948
36
6
1935-1945
29
7
1936-1939
25
8
1941-1944
23
9
1935-1936
16
10
1945-1948
14


Advanced Batting

-



Hall of Famers:



Bats:





# Years Pos
1
1942-1947
2B
634
.447
12.9%
3.3%
.246
2
1936-1944
1B
643
.443
11.2%
0.0%
6.7%
.301
3
1938-1948
CF
1160
.426
10.3%
3.4%
.192
4
1935-1943
RF
1095
.391
12.7%
0.0%
2.6%
.178
5
1940-1948
LF
1094
.391
11.2%
2.6%
.163
6
1936-1945
SS
702
.380
10.4%
0.8%
12.00
1.9%
.132
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
622
.364
7.1%
0.0%
1.0%
.114
10
1936-1944
3B
585
.357
7.0%
0.0%
0.5%
.097
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
549
.258
6.7%
0.0%
0.2%
.040
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

If you have any questions regarding Negro Leagues statistical or biographical data, please contact gary@seamheads.com. For any other questions/comments/suggestions, please contact the web developer at BaseballGauge@gmail.com.

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