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

Hits

# Player Years H
1
1937-1948
500
2
1938-1948
345
3
1940-1948
285
4
1935-1943
279
5
1943-1948
247
6
1936-1945
190
7
1936-1944
181
8
1935-1946
177
9
1942-1947
177
10
1936-1944
169

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:





# Year Team
1
64
2503
2238
414
636
89
26
40
382
42
228
5
32
.284
.352
.401
.752
112
2
39
1477
1303
265
386
58
15
39
253
19
147
27
.296
.368
.454
.821
111
3
51
1891
1694
288
453
70
16
30
272
17
174
23
.267
.336
.381
.716
109
4
48
1752
1570
243
416
56
18
25
231
29
138
44
.265
.324
.371
.696
101
5
59
2205
1912
301
512
79
17
38
267
26
236
6
51
.268
.350
.387
.737
100
6
37
1376
1259
211
347
32
7
38
187
20
105
12
.276
.331
.403
.734
93
7
27
984
871
152
228
45
19
13
138
14
89
2
22
.262
.332
.402
.733
89
8
55
2076
1847
326
540
89
17
22
289
71
181
13
5
43
.292
.357
.395
.752
89
9
32
1193
1063
167
281
54
8
24
150
16
97
4
5
28
.264
.329
.398
.727
86
10
24
851
757
115
199
30
10
14
105
10
64
3
27
.263
.323
.384
.707
85
11
53
1879
1655
201
397
46
22
16
173
20
183
7
34
.240
.318
.323
.641
85
12
35
1344
1190
191
310
51
18
14
158
30
127
4
23
0
.261
.334
.369
.703
84
13
23
885
799
112
197
18
7
10
99
9
70
3
13
.247
.310
.324
.634
77
14
34
1236
1124
146
276
40
11
15
140
10
92
20
.246
.303
.341
.643
72

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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