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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

Stolen Bases

# Player Years SB
1
1937-1948
43
2
1938-1948
24
3
1942-1947
19
4
1935-1943
18
5
1936-1944
13
6
1942-1946
12
7
1940-1948
12
8
1935-1936
12
9
1935-1935
12
10
1940-1946
11

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


Seasons

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# Career
1 Biz Mackey
1940-1947
5
1
279
166
108
5
.606
+58
1
1
2 Dick Lundy
1937-1940
4
1
152
87
62
3
.584
+25
0
0
3 Tex Burnett
1937-1937
1
1
28
15
12
1
.556
+3
0
0
4 Abe Manley
1936-1938
2
1
53
27
25
1
.519
+2
0
0
5 George Giles
1935-1935
1
1
53
27
26
0
.509
+1
0
0
6 Willie Wells
1942-1945
2
1
93
45
45
3
.500
0
0
0
7 Ben Taylor
1935-1935
1
1
10
5
5
0
.500
0
0
0
8 William Bell
1936-1948
2
1
101
47
51
3
.480
-4
0
0
9 Mule Suttles
1943-1944
2
1
125
58
67
0
.464
-9
0
0

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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