Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
476 - 398 - 16 (.545)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Max
Manning

Leaders

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1937-1948
321
2
1938-1948
210
3
1935-1943
184
4
1940-1948
157
5
1936-1945
137
6
1936-1944
129
7
1942-1947
123
8
1943-1948
112
9
1945-1948
111
10
1940-1946
93

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
45
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
1940-1947
5


Advanced Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1939-1948
SP
722.0
1.24
14.1%
7.1%
1.99
0.2%
2
1940-1948
SP
698.1
1.33
9.5%
7.0%
1.36
1.1%
3
1935-1946
SP
560.1
1.25
15.9%
9.1%
1.76
1.1%
4
1938-1945
SP
430.0
1.46
12.5%
12.7%
0.99
0.6%
5
1946-1948
SP
292.2
1.18
16.1%
7.1%
2.26
0.8%
6
1935-1945
SP
252.2
1.37
10.0%
7.3%
1.38
1.7%
7
1936-1939
SP
180.2
1.47
9.9%
7.5%
1.32
1.9%
8
1941-1944
SP
165.1
1.61
9.0%
8.6%
1.05
1.3%
9
1945-1948
RP
157.2
1.59
10.6%
7.9%
1.35
0.5%
10
1935-1936
RP
115.1
1.66
10.3%
7.1%
1.45
1.9%
11
1944-1945
SP
106.2
1.21
12.8%
9.5%
1.36
12
1935-1935
RP
82.0
1.65
10.3%
9.3%
1.11
1.6%
13
1937-1945
SP
74.2
1.34
11.5%
10.5%
1.09
1.1%
14
1939-1943
RP
69.2
1.35
10.0%
9.4%
1.07
0.0%
15
1940-1947
RP
69.1
1.68
12.0%
10.2%
1.18
0.7%
16
1936-1937
RP
64.1
1.23
8.5%
5.9%
1.44
0.0%
17
1935-1935
RP
57.2
1.77
7.7%
8.4%
0.91
2.6%
18
1935-1935
RP
56.1
1.58
6.3%
7.5%
0.84
1.6%
19
1948-1948
RP
55.0
1.53
13.7%
12.5%
1.10
1.2%
20
1945-1947
RP
53.0
1.60
9.9%
12.0%
0.83
1.0%
21
1943-1943
SP
31.0
2.19
7.5%
13.8%
0.55
0.6%
22
1939-1944
RP
31.0
1.68
9.0%
11.8%
0.76
23
1946-1946
RP
29.1
1.81
5.8%
15.8%
0.36
24
1948-1948
RP
26.1
1.59
7.3%
13.0%
0.56
0.0%
25
1938-1938
RP
26.0
1.27
11.8%
12.7%
0.93
0.0%
26
1947-1947
RP
22.2
1.06
14.6%
11.2%
1.30
0.0%
27
1943-1945
RP
20.2
1.26
7.0%
10.5%
0.67
0.0%
28
1943-1943
RP
20.0
1.15
11.3%
6.3%
1.80
2.5%
29
1947-1947
SP
20.0
1.95
12.5%
13.5%
0.93
0.0%
30
1940-1940
RP
16.1
1.78
6.5%
11.7%
0.56
31
1939-1939
SP
16.1
1.35
14.3%
14.3%
1.00
32
1948-1948
SP
15.1
1.24
16.4%
6.0%
2.75
0.0%
33
1937-1937
SP
14.2
1.84
9.7%
6.9%
1.40
2.8%
34
1945-1945
SP
14.1
2.16
10.7%
12.0%
0.89
35
1942-1942
SP
13.2
1.83
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
36
1947-1947
RP
12.0
1.92
4.8%
9.7%
0.50
0.0%
37
1936-1940
RP
11.2
2.66
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
0.0%
38
1944-1944
RP
10.2
1.22
4.5%
9.1%
0.50
39
1940-1940
RP
10.1
1.06
9.8%
7.3%
1.33
40
1946-1946
SP
9.2
2.28
2.0%
10.0%
0.20
41
1940-1940
RP
9.1
2.46
0.0%
12.0%
0.00
42
1939-1939
SP
9.0
2.00
13.6%
6.8%
2.00
43
1936-1936
SP
9.0
1.44
0.0%
5.1%
0.00
2.6%
44
1938-1938
SP
9.0
0.33
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
45
1941-1941
RP
8.2
1.73
10.0%
5.0%
2.00
46
1936-1940
RP
7.2
1.70
0.0%
8.6%
0.00
9.1%
47
1937-1937
RP
7.2
2.22
12.5%
12.5%
1.00
0.0%
48
1944-1944
SP
7.1
2.05
2.8%
5.6%
0.50
49
1946-1946
RP
7.0
0.86
11.5%
7.7%
1.50
50
1947-1947
RP
7.0
2.14
11.1%
16.7%
0.67
2.8%
51
1947-1947
RP
6.2
1.05
0.0%
8.0%
0.00
0.0%
52
1938-1938
RP
6.1
0.79
16.0%
12.0%
1.33
0.0%
53
1947-1947
RP
6.1
1.74
10.0%
13.3%
0.75
0.0%
54
1945-1945
RP
5.2
2.12
0.0%
10.7%
0.00
55
1940-1940
RP
5.1
2.25
0.0%
14.8%
0.00
56
1947-1947
SP
5.1
1.50
9.5%
9.5%
1.00
9.5%
57
1941-1946
RP
5.0
1.40
9.1%
0.0%
58
1947-1947
RP
4.1
1.15
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
59
1941-1941
SP
4.1
1.85
0.0%
13.6%
0.00
60
1935-1935
RP
4.0
1.25
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
5.9%
61
1935-1935
RP
3.0
2.33
5.6%
11.1%
0.50
0.0%
62
1935-1935
RP
2.2
1.50
0.0%
7.7%
0.00
7.7%
63
1940-1940
RP
2.2
0.38
33.3%
0.0%
64
1935-1935
RP
2.2
3.75
0.0%
11.1%
0.00
0.0%
65
1939-1939
RP
2.1
1.29
20.0%
30.0%
0.67
66
1938-1938
RP
2.1
2.14
7.1%
14.3%
0.50
7.1%
67
1943-1943
RP
2.0
1.50
14.3%
14.3%
1.00
0.0%
68
1947-1947
SP
1.1
6.75
0.0%
15.4%
0.00
0.0%
69
1936-1936
RP
1.1
3.75
22.2%
0.0%
0.0%
70
1940-1940
RP
1.0
4.00
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
71
1935-1935
RP
1.0
6.00
0.0%
11.1%
0.00
11.1%
72
1945-1945
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
73
1938-1938
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
74
1938-1938
SP
0.2
12.00
10.0%
40.0%
0.25
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = 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