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 Scored

# Player Years R
1
1937-1948
321
2
1938-1948
210
3
1935-1943
189
4
1940-1948
157
5
1936-1945
145
6
1936-1944
138
7
1942-1947
123
8
1943-1948
112
9
1945-1948
111
10
1935-1946
93

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1939-1948
426
2
1935-1946
390
3
1940-1948
286
4
1938-1945
237
5
1946-1948
194
6
1935-1945
111
7
1936-1939
82
8
1945-1948
77
9
1941-1944
68
10
1935-1936
58


Advanced Batting

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Bats:


Qualified:





# Year Team Pos
1
NE
1B
111
.546
9.0%
0.0%
10.8%
.434
2
NE
LF
109
.504
6.4%
2.8%
.238
3
NE
SS
257
.464
10.9%
3.1%
.189
4
NE
SS
174
.464
7.5%
4.6%
.250
5
NE
1B
208
.463
10.1%
5.3%
.254
6
NE
SS
94
.458
11.7%
3.2%
.288
7
NE
1B
142
.453
9.2%
7.0%
.287
8
NE
CF
159
.448
9.4%
2.5%
.203
9
NE
2B
281
.447
13.2%
2.8%
.222
10
NE
CF
92
.446
13.0%
4.3%
.256
11
NE
SS
91
.441
11.0%
2.2%
.211
12
NE
RF
143
.441
10.5%
6.3%
.252
13
NE
2B
127
.435
15.7%
3.1%
.252
14
NE
1B
81
.433
9.9%
7.4%
.296
15
NE
CF
163
.432
6.7%
4.9%
.253
16
NE
3B
107
.430
6.5%
0.0%
.133
17
NE
LF
131
.424
6.9%
3.1%
.132
18
NE
RF
197
.418
12.7%
1.0%
.094
19
NE
CF
240
.417
13.3%
4.6%
.201
20
NE
LF
114
.415
9.6%
1.8%
.157
21
NE
3B
94
.412
7.4%
1.1%
.141
22
NE
RF
138
.409
13.0%
0.0%
2.9%
.248
23
NE
LF
271
.408
10.7%
2.6%
.150
24
NE
1B
143
.408
14.7%
1.4%
.132
25
NE
SS
200
.403
9.5%
1.5%
.094
26
NE
LF
150
.401
15.3%
3.3%
.200
27
NE
CF
151
.400
9.3%
2.6%
.174
28
NE
1B
100
.398
11.0%
6.0%
.303
29
NE
1B
142
.398
12.7%
2.8%
.228
30
NE
CF
163
.397
6.7%
2.5%
.197
31
NE
1B
77
.396
5.2%
2.6%
.192
32
NE
3B
198
.394
7.1%
2.0%
.152
33
BE
1B
207
.393
8.2%
0.0%
1.0%
.157
34
BE
2B
222
.392
7.7%
0.9%
8.50
1.4%
.150
35
BE
RF
199
.390
12.6%
0.0%
1.0%
.110
36
NE
RF
212
.390
12.7%
2.8%
.170
37
NE
LF
234
.388
15.0%
3.0%
.177
38
NE
2B
129
.384
4.7%
0.8%
.114
39
NE
1B
262
.381
6.5%
2.3%
.141
40
NE
RF
154
.379
16.9%
1.3%
.175
41
NE
SS
127
.375
9.4%
0.8%
12.00
1.6%
.126
42
NE
LF
173
.373
11.6%
2.9%
.152
43
NE
3B
216
.372
9.3%
0.9%
.130
44
NE
RF
95
.367
11.6%
2.1%
.175
45
NE
LF
90
.367
7.8%
1.1%
.150
46
NE
LF
130
.360
13.8%
0.0%
2.3%
.153
47
BE
LF
215
.358
6.5%
0.5%
14.00
0.9%
.093
48
NE
RF
208
.358
8.2%
0.5%
.112
49
NE
1B
218
.355
8.7%
1.4%
.096
50
NE
3B
193
.353
6.7%
1.6%
.106
51
NE
C
141
.353
10.6%
0.7%
.057
52
NE
RF
105
.350
8.6%
2.9%
.179
53
NE
3B
73
.350
5.5%
1.4%
.087
54
NE
1B
236
.349
7.6%
2.1%
.140
55
NE
CF
228
.346
11.8%
0.9%
.116
56
NE
3B
121
.343
7.4%
3.3%
.119
57
NE
3B
182
.330
9.9%
1.1%
.121
58
NE
1B
137
.330
8.8%
0.7%
.105
59
NE
3B
135
.327
5.2%
0.0%
0.7%
.072
60
NE
3B
121
.326
9.1%
2.5%
.128
61
NE
CF
261
.320
10.0%
0.4%
.061
62
NE
RF
92
.320
7.6%
1.1%
.060
63
NE
SS
159
.312
10.7%
1.9%
.079
64
NE
SS
226
.302
11.1%
0.0%
.079
65
NE
RF
205
.294
9.3%
0.5%
.038
66
NE
2B
155
.292
11.0%
0.6%
.052
67
NE
2B
130
.286
6.9%
0.8%
9.00
0.8%
.101
68
NE
1B
208
.286
12.0%
1.4%
.090
69
NE
CF
141
.285
2.1%
3.5%
.159
70
NE
C
117
.283
6.8%
0.0%
.084
71
NE
CF
205
.281
14.6%
0.5%
.052
72
NE
C
164
.279
6.1%
0.6%
.047
73
NE
2B
109
.276
7.3%
0.0%
.051
74
NE
3B
167
.274
11.4%
0.0%
.049
75
NE
CF
117
.269
5.1%
0.0%
.073
76
NE
3B
147
.259
12.9%
0.0%
.023
77
NE
3B
154
.258
7.1%
0.0%
.007
78
NE
2B
195
.252
10.3%
0.0%
.054
79
NE
SS
109
.248
10.1%
0.0%
.010
80
NE
C
114
.239
4.4%
0.9%
.065
81
NE
2B
98
.231
8.2%
0.0%
.023
82
NE
CF
95
.221
4.2%
0.0%
.034
83
NE
2B
103
.193
8.7%
0.0%
.033
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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