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Newark Eagles


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Record:
479 - 404 - 16 (.542)

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
1888
2
1938-1948
1165
3
1935-1943
1119
4
1940-1948
1094
5
1943-1948
885
6
1945-1948
736
7
1936-1945
725
8
1936-1944
664
9
1942-1947
634
10
1935-1946
633

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
47
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
1943-1948
6


Seasons

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# Career
1 Biz Mackey
1940-1947
5
1
280
166
109
5
.604
+57
1
1
2 Dick Lundy
1937-1940
4
1
153
88
62
3
.587
+26
0
0
3 Abe Manley
1936-1938
2
1
53
27
25
1
.519
+2
0
0
4 Tex Burnett
1937-1937
1
1
29
15
13
1
.536
+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
102
47
52
3
.475
-5
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