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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

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1937-1948
51
2
1936-1944
44
3
1938-1948
41
4
1935-1943
30
5
1940-1948
28
6
1942-1947
21
7
1936-1945
13
8
1943-1948
9
9
1940-1942
8
10
1946-1947
6

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
10
9
1935-1936
7
10
1936-1937
6


Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





Players
# Years Role
1
1935-1946
SP
19
9
.681
37
31
0
20
3
1
246.2
117
92
217
10
95
165
0
0
6
949
3.34
140
2
1939-1948
SP
19
10
.647
40
28
0
21
1
0
244.0
115
89
230
2
72
144
3
0
5
1,037
3.27
127
3
1946-1948
SP
18
13
.583
38
30
0
20
5
2
245.2
108
85
217
9
72
163
4
0
4
1,059
3.11
124
4
1938-1945
SP
16
12
.566
41
27
0
14
2
1
226.2
124
94
204
6
127
125
3
0
3
949
3.75
118
5
1935-1945
SP
15
15
.500
39
29
0
21
2
2
254.0
149
125
283
23
84
111
2
0
3
1,159
4.42
109
6
1940-1948
SP
13
13
.500
41
27
0
15
1
1
231.1
129
103
237
11
70
95
0
0
7
1,046
4.00
105
7
1936-1939
SP
10
14
.417
39
29
0
17
1
1
219.0
161
143
264
19
83
94
5
0
3
1,004
5.88
85
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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