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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

Plate Appearances

# Player Years PA
1
1937-1948
1862
2
1938-1948
1160
3
1935-1943
1095
4
1940-1948
1094
5
1943-1948
880
6
1945-1948
731
7
1936-1945
702
8
1936-1944
643
9
1942-1947
634
10
1935-1946
622

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
1936-1937
5


Fielding

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Hall of Famers:






# Years Pos Lg Lg
1
1939-1948
1B
283
115
1237.2
1406
66
22
74
.985
.982
10.70
10.25
20.1
16.2
20.1
2
1935-1943
RF
227
62
987.1
187
11
12
1
.943
.952
1.80
1.75
0.4
0.4
0.6
3
1943-1948
RF
187
110
932.0
147
9
11
0
.934
.948
1.51
1.54
5.1
5.5
6.6
4
1941-1948
LF
173
67
635.0
122
5
3
0
.977
.958
1.80
1.72
3.7
5.9
5.8
5
1945-1948
CF
162
103
873.1
218
9
8
1
.966
.961
2.34
2.37
1.1
1.3
3.5
6
1936-1945
SS
158
29
601.1
145
206
24
33
.936
.929
5.25
5.22
2.6
4.3
2.6
7
1935-1946
C
144
36
520.2
336
58
6
5
.985
.975
6.81
6.29
5.1
9.7
0.0
8
1940-1948
P
124
21
396.0
5
52
0
0
1.000
.605
1.30
1.54
9
1940-1947
C
124
35
295.0
194
32
5
8
.978
.977
6.89
6.63
2.6
8.7
0.0
10
1942-1947
2B
121
37
484.2
135
182
21
27
.938
.950
5.89
5.55
4.8
9.9
4.8
11
1939-1948
P
119
32
379.0
5
62
5
1
.931
.669
1.59
1.69
12
1936-1944
1B
116
25
481.0
509
25
14
32
.974
.984
9.99
10.67
-0.1
-0.2
-0.1
13
1937-1940
2B
103
395.2
122
143
12
30
.957
.949
6.03
5.54
4.5
11.4
4.5
14
1939-1947
C
102
19
163.0
108
19
3
3
.977
.977
7.01
6.63
1.4
8.6
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
99
43.0
56
3
1
4
.983
.984
12.35
10.83
0.9
21.7
0.9
17
1938-1947
SS
99
22
205.2
50
63
5
10
.958
.943
4.94
5.32
-1.7
-8.2
-1.7
18
1935-1946
P
86
26
294.2
8
72
1
3
.988
.861
2.44
2.30
19
1947-1948
3B
86
79
677.2
76
125
18
8
.918
.916
2.67
2.86
-1.6
-2.4
-1.6
20
1936-1942
3B
80
31
637.1
72
122
17
15
.919
.921
2.74
2.69
5.1
8.1
5.1
21
1938-1945
P
77
198.2
2
19
2
2
.913
.317
0.95
0.83
22
1946-1947
3B
74
34
286.1
30
50
5
5
.941
.927
2.51
2.91
-3.7
-12.8
-3.7
23
1936-1939
C
74
15
403.2
238
38
7
3
.975
.976
6.15
6.23
2.9
7.3
0.0
24
1942-1945
3B
70
237.0
38
61
10
6
.908
.917
3.76
3.13
4.7
20.0
4.7
25
1935-1936
2B
68
67
551.1
117
196
14
29
.957
.941
5.11
5.47
-0.9
-1.6
-0.9
26
1941-1946
CF
67
208.0
39
2
0
0
1.000
.962
1.77
2.34
-5.1
-24.6
-5.0
27
1937-1945
LF
66
313.0
52
1
2
0
.964
.944
1.52
1.71
-2.6
-8.3
-2.0
28
1939-1947
CF
61
16
132.1
32
1
0
0
1.000
.964
2.24
2.39
-1.4
-10.5
-0.5
29
1941-1948
LF
55
43
361.0
70
3
3
0
.961
.963
1.82
1.87
2.1
5.9
3.6
30
1942-1944
2B
52
31
1948-1948
2B
52
52
434.2
104
142
17
23
.935
.947
5.09
5.41
2.2
5.1
2.2
32
1948-1948
SS
52
52
438.2
95
144
27
19
.898
.925
4.90
5.13
-3.4
-7.8
-3.4
33
1937-1946
3B
50
0
19.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.933
2.84
2.78
0.5
25.7
0.5
34
1937-1938
CF
50
404.2
112
4
2
1
.983
.964
2.58
2.30
9.9
24.4
10.2
35
1944-1948
C
48
7
57.1
34
7
1
0
.976
.974
6.44
6.75
-7.6
-131.9
0.0
36
1937-1947
CF
47
0
22.1
3
0
0
0
1.000
.963
1.21
2.30
-1.5
-68.4
-1.4
37
1947-1948
SS
46
45
369.2
81
117
26
19
.884
.945
4.82
5.24
-5.1
-13.7
-5.1
38
1937-1944
LF
46
96.2
11
2
2
1
.867
.940
1.21
1.67
-2.7
-28.2
-3.4
39
1935-1935
1B
46
46
382.2
432
24
5
26
.989
.983
10.72
10.45
6.8
17.8
6.8
40
1946-1948
P
45
25
210.1
3
37
1
0
.976
.941
1.71
2.37
41
1935-1935
LF
45
45
368.2
83
6
2
1
.978
.941
2.17
1.84
4.9
13.4
4.4
42
1941-1946
CF
44
0
71.1
15
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.89
2.40
-1.7
-24.1
-1.2
43
1940-1946
2B
38
44
1935-1945
P
37
7
250.1
6
43
1
1
.980
.682
1.76
1.88
45
1941-1941
RF
35
46
1935-1935
C
35
32
268.2
157
22
4
1
.978
.980
6.00
6.46
1.3
4.7
0.0
47
1943-1947
LF
33
1
129.0
14
0
1
0
.933
.939
0.98
1.71
-5.0
-38.8
-3.8
48
1936-1939
P
33
7
164.2
5
42
3
0
.940
.955
2.57
2.64
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
1945-1948
P
33
12
127.0
3
39
1
4
.977
.940
2.98
2.38
52
1939-1948
3B
32
2
21.0
4
3
1
0
.875
.912
3.00
2.78
-0.5
-22.4
-0.5
53
1941-1946
2B
32
91.0
23
29
4
6
.929
.946
5.14
5.49
-2.4
-26.0
-2.4
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
1941-1943
LF
30
25.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.44
1.70
-0.2
-6.2
0.1
56
1942-1946
SS
30
44.0
12
10
5
2
.815
.919
4.50
5.49
-3.2
-72.4
-3.2
57
1936-1945
LF
29
26
213.2
43
7
4
2
.926
.954
2.11
1.80
1.4
6.4
-1.5
58
1936-1940
1B
24
7
164.1
207
11
2
6
.991
.985
11.94
10.68
2.3
14.1
2.3
59
1939-1939
LF
24
60
1935-1936
P
24
16
126.2
3
30
0
4
1.000
.953
2.34
2.58
61
1948-1948
C
24
22
183.0
129
16
4
1
.973
.971
7.13
6.89
-0.5
-2.7
0.0
62
1940-1940
SS
22
63
1944-1944
CF
21
64
1944-1944
RF
21
65
1939-1947
2B
21
15
127.2
34
42
6
7
.927
.950
5.36
5.62
-2.5
-19.5
-2.5
66
1946-1947
RF
21
5
42.2
9
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.90
1.63
1.1
26.2
1.4
67
1935-1935
SS
20
20
159.0
34
43
13
5
.856
.925
4.36
5.08
-3.9
-24.3
-3.9
68
1940-1941
LF
20
69
1935-1935
CF
19
18
139.0
40
0
2
0
.952
.956
2.59
2.39
-0.5
-3.4
0.7
70
1945-1945
2B
19
71
1945-1947
PH
19
72
1944-1944
SS
19
73
1935-1935
P
18
10
82.0
2
19
1
0
.955
.953
2.30
2.58
74
1937-1938
C
18
129.0
67
9
1
1
.987
.976
5.30
6.24
-1.2
-9.3
0.0
75
1946-1948
PH
18
76
1945-1948
LF
17
7
63.0
11
0
2
0
.846
.963
1.57
1.88
-0.7
-10.7
-0.1
77
1946-1946
SS
17
78
1935-1942
CF
17
12
105.0
30
0
1
0
.968
.956
2.57
2.39
-0.5
-4.6
0.4
79
1935-1935
RF
17
17
140.0
18
1
1
1
.950
.939
1.22
1.75
-6.2
-44.6
-5.5
80
1944-1945
P
17
42.1
.000
0.00
0.00
81
1941-1944
SS
17
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
1.1
9.3
1.1
84
1941-1943
RF
15
46.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.931
1.57
1.54
0.4
9.7
0.9
85
1936-1936
CF
15
15
122.0
26
1
2
0
.931
.959
1.99
2.32
-6.5
-53.5
-6.3
86
1948-1948
P
14
6
55.0
0
12
0
0
1.000
.935
1.96
2.32
87
1935-1937
C
14
8
79.0
47
6
1
0
.981
.980
6.04
6.45
-2.5
-31.7
0.0
88
1935-1935
CF
14
14
116.0
35
6
1
0
.976
.956
3.18
2.39
4.4
37.7
1.6
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
1941-1944
2B
14
91
1937-1945
P
13
63.2
1
15
1
0
.941
.953
2.26
2.63
92
1946-1946
SS
13
93
1948-1948
C
13
11
103.0
61
9
1
0
.986
.971
6.12
6.89
4.5
43.2
0.0
94
1936-1937
P
13
5
74.0
4
13
0
1
1.000
.957
2.07
2.60
95
1945-1947
P
13
3
20.2
2
5
0
1
1.000
.947
3.05
2.48
96
1941-1942
CF
12
97
1936-1944
SS
12
1
40.0
8
9
4
2
.810
.927
3.83
5.22
-2.6
-63.8
-2.6
98
1942-1944
CF
12
99
1943-1943
SS
11
94.0
20
32
6
7
.897
.919
4.98
5.49
-0.3
-3.3
-0.3
100
1942-1947
RF
11
1
21.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.71
1.58
0.4
17.2
0.6
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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