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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

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1937-1948
1904
2
1938-1948
1165
3
1935-1943
1138
4
1940-1948
1094
5
1943-1948
885
6
1936-1945
743
7
1945-1948
736
8
1936-1944
681
9
1942-1947
634
10
1935-1946
633

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1939-1948
84
2
1940-1948
82
3
1935-1946
75
4
1938-1945
52
5
1946-1948
36
6
1935-1945
31
7
1936-1939
29
8
1941-1944
23
9
1943-1948
17
10
1935-1936
16


Fielding

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Hall of Famers:






# Years Pos Lg Lg
1
1939-1948
1B
284
116
1246.2
1415
66
22
74
.985
.982
10.69
10.23
19.8
15.9
19.8
2
1935-1943
RF
236
119
1068.1
200
12
14
1
.938
.953
1.79
1.75
-1.3
-1.2
-0.9
3
1943-1948
RF
188
111
941.0
147
9
11
0
.934
.948
1.49
1.53
5.0
5.3
6.5
4
1941-1948
LF
173
67
635.0
122
5
3
0
.977
.959
1.80
1.72
3.5
5.5
5.5
5
1936-1945
SS
167
82
676.1
161
232
25
39
.940
.928
5.23
5.23
0.7
1.0
0.7
6
1945-1948
CF
163
104
882.1
219
9
8
1
.966
.961
2.33
2.37
0.5
0.5
3.0
7
1935-1946
C
144
36
520.2
336
58
6
5
.985
.975
6.81
6.29
5.0
9.7
0.0
8
1936-1944
1B
124
65
552.0
601
33
17
35
.974
.985
10.34
10.71
4.1
7.4
4.1
9
1940-1948
P
124
21
396.0
5
52
0
0
1.000
.605
1.30
1.54
10
1940-1947
C
124
35
295.0
194
32
5
8
.978
.977
6.89
6.64
2.5
8.6
0.0
11
1942-1947
2B
121
37
484.2
135
182
21
27
.938
.950
5.89
5.55
4.6
9.5
4.6
12
1939-1948
P
119
32
379.0
5
62
5
1
.931
.670
1.59
1.69
13
1937-1940
2B
111
56
464.2
141
170
13
34
.960
.952
6.02
5.66
1.1
2.4
1.1
14
1939-1947
C
102
19
163.0
108
19
3
3
.977
.977
7.01
6.64
1.4
8.4
0.0
15
1940-1946
3B
101
3
11.1
0
1
0
0
1.000
.944
0.79
2.53
-0.4
-39.2
-0.4
16
1938-1945
1B
100
7
44.0
56
4
1
4
.984
.985
12.27
10.78
1.8
40.2
1.8
17
1938-1947
SS
99
22
205.2
50
63
5
10
.958
.942
4.94
5.32
-1.6
-7.9
-1.6
18
1936-1942
3B
89
87
719.1
81
139
18
15
.924
.922
2.75
2.70
3.7
5.1
3.7
19
1935-1946
P
88
31
305.0
8
73
1
3
.988
.864
2.39
2.32
20
1947-1948
3B
87
80
686.2
79
127
18
8
.920
.917
2.70
2.86
-1.4
-2.0
-1.4
21
1936-1939
C
80
54
449.2
258
43
7
4
.977
.976
6.02
6.18
3.0
6.7
0.0
22
1938-1945
P
77
1
198.2
2
19
2
2
.913
.316
0.95
0.83
23
1937-1945
LF
74
45
386.0
64
2
2
0
.971
.945
1.54
1.71
-3.4
-8.7
-3.1
24
1946-1947
3B
74
34
286.1
30
50
5
5
.941
.928
2.51
2.91
-3.6
-12.6
-3.6
25
1942-1945
3B
70
237.0
38
61
10
6
.908
.917
3.76
3.13
5.0
21.2
5.0
26
1935-1936
2B
68
67
551.1
117
196
14
29
.957
.940
5.11
5.46
-0.8
-1.4
-0.8
27
1941-1946
CF
67
208.0
39
2
0
0
1.000
.962
1.77
2.34
-5.2
-25.2
-5.2
28
1939-1947
CF
61
16
132.1
32
1
0
0
1.000
.963
2.24
2.38
-1.4
-10.3
-0.5
29
1937-1938
CF
59
57
487.2
135
6
4
1
.972
.963
2.60
2.31
10.8
22.2
10.6
30
1941-1948
LF
56
44
370.0
71
3
3
0
.961
.964
1.80
1.88
1.0
2.8
2.8
31
1948-1948
SS
53
53
447.2
97
146
27
19
.900
.926
4.89
5.11
-4.1
-9.1
-4.1
32
1948-1948
2B
53
53
443.2
106
143
18
23
.933
.947
5.05
5.41
0.7
1.5
0.7
33
1942-1944
2B
52
34
1937-1946
3B
51
2
20.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.930
2.70
2.80
0.2
11.7
0.2
35
1944-1948
C
48
7
57.1
34
7
1
0
.976
.974
6.44
6.76
-7.6
-132.4
0.0
36
1937-1944
LF
47
11
97.2
11
2
2
1
.867
.943
1.20
1.67
-2.9
-30.1
-3.6
37
1937-1947
CF
47
3
22.1
3
0
0
0
1.000
.963
1.21
2.31
-1.6
-71.9
-1.4
38
1935-1935
1B
46
46
382.2
432
24
5
26
.989
.983
10.72
10.45
6.8
17.8
6.8
39
1947-1948
SS
46
45
369.2
81
117
26
19
.884
.945
4.82
5.23
-4.8
-13.1
-4.8
40
1935-1935
LF
45
45
368.2
83
6
2
1
.978
.941
2.17
1.84
4.9
13.4
4.4
41
1946-1948
P
45
25
210.1
3
37
1
0
.976
.942
1.71
2.37
42
1941-1946
CF
44
0
71.1
15
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.89
2.40
-1.8
-24.6
-1.3
43
1935-1945
P
39
22
261.2
6
43
2
1
.961
.693
1.69
1.91
44
1943-1948
P
39
13
163.0
3
50
1
4
.981
.938
2.93
2.38
45
1936-1939
P
38
26
189.1
5
47
3
0
.945
.955
2.47
2.64
46
1940-1946
2B
38
47
1935-1935
C
35
32
268.2
157
22
4
1
.978
.980
6.00
6.46
1.3
4.7
0.0
48
1941-1941
RF
35
49
1935-1935
3B
33
33
269.2
41
52
2
3
.979
.922
3.10
2.79
3.3
12.4
3.3
50
1941-1944
P
33
100.1
0
4
1
0
.800
.271
0.36
0.70
51
1937-1946
2B
33
1
100.0
28
34
4
7
.939
.947
5.58
5.51
-1.4
-14.1
-1.4
52
1943-1947
LF
33
1
129.0
14
0
1
0
.933
.939
0.98
1.71
-5.0
-38.8
-3.8
53
1939-1948
3B
32
2
21.0
4
3
1
0
.875
.912
3.00
2.80
-0.5
-22.6
-0.5
54
1935-1935
SS
31
29
240.2
75
66
9
13
.940
.925
5.27
5.08
-5.3
-22.0
-5.3
55
1942-1946
SS
30
44.0
12
10
5
2
.815
.919
4.50
5.49
-3.2
-71.8
-3.2
56
1941-1943
LF
30
25.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.44
1.70
-0.2
-6.2
0.1
57
1936-1945
LF
29
26
213.2
43
7
4
2
.926
.955
2.11
1.80
1.3
6.3
-1.5
58
1948-1948
C
25
23
192.0
138
16
4
1
.975
.971
7.22
6.90
-0.6
-3.1
0.0
59
1936-1940
1B
25
19
175.1
221
11
2
6
.991
.985
11.91
10.74
2.0
11.2
2.0
60
1939-1939
LF
24
61
1935-1936
P
24
16
126.2
3
30
0
4
1.000
.953
2.34
2.58
62
1940-1940
SS
22
63
1937-1938
C
21
17
150.0
82
10
1
1
.989
.976
5.52
6.17
-1.4
-9.3
0.0
64
1944-1944
CF
21
65
1939-1947
2B
21
15
127.2
34
42
6
7
.927
.950
5.36
5.62
-2.5
-19.8
-2.5
66
1944-1944
RF
21
67
1946-1947
RF
21
5
42.2
9
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.90
1.62
1.1
26.5
1.5
68
1943-1948
LF
20
7
92.0
14
0
2
0
.875
.956
1.37
1.84
-2.0
-21.5
-1.1
69
1940-1941
LF
20
70
1935-1935
SS
20
20
159.0
34
43
13
5
.856
.925
4.36
5.08
-3.9
-24.3
-3.9
71
1944-1944
SS
19
72
1945-1947
PH
19
73
1935-1935
CF
19
18
139.0
40
0
2
0
.952
.956
2.59
2.39
-0.5
-3.4
0.7
74
1945-1945
2B
19
75
1935-1935
P
18
10
82.0
2
19
1
0
.955
.953
2.30
2.58
76
1946-1948
PH
18
77
1946-1946
SS
17
78
1935-1935
RF
17
17
140.0
18
1
1
1
.950
.939
1.22
1.75
-6.2
-44.6
-5.5
79
1941-1944
SS
17
80
1935-1942
CF
17
12
105.0
30
0
1
0
.968
.956
2.57
2.39
-0.5
-4.6
0.4
81
1944-1945
P
17
42.1
.000
0.00
0.00
82
1940-1947
P
16
3
55.2
1
9
0
0
1.000
.531
1.62
1.39
83
1946-1947
2B
15
14
117.0
36
44
4
6
.952
.950
6.15
5.62
1.0
8.9
1.0
84
1941-1943
RF
15
46.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.931
1.57
1.54
0.5
10.8
1.0
85
1936-1937
P
15
7
86.2
4
17
1
1
.955
.957
2.18
2.62
86
1936-1936
CF
15
15
122.0
26
1
2
0
.931
.959
1.99
2.31
-6.5
-53.7
-6.4
87
1948-1948
P
15
6
55.0
0
12
0
0
1.000
.936
1.96
2.31
88
1937-1945
P
15
8
67.1
2
17
1
0
.950
.952
2.54
2.64
89
1935-1935
3B
14
14
114.0
8
17
2
0
.926
.922
1.97
2.79
-1.6
-14.3
-1.6
90
1935-1935
CF
14
14
116.0
35
6
1
0
.976
.956
3.18
2.39
4.4
37.7
1.6
91
1941-1944
2B
14
92
1935-1937
C
14
9
79.0
47
6
1
0
.981
.980
6.04
6.44
-2.5
-32.3
0.0
93
1948-1948
C
13
11
103.0
61
9
1
0
.986
.971
6.12
6.90
4.4
42.3
0.0
94
1945-1947
P
13
3
20.2
2
5
0
1
1.000
.948
3.05
2.49
95
1936-1944
SS
13
4
41.0
8
9
4
2
.810
.926
3.73
5.23
-3.0
-72.5
-3.0
96
1946-1946
SS
13
97
1941-1942
CF
12
98
1942-1944
CF
12
99
1942-1947
RF
11
1
21.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.71
1.57
0.4
18.0
0.6
100
1937-1943
LF
11
1
17.1
3
0
1
0
.750
.941
1.56
1.68
-0.0
-2.8
0.1
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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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