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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

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
1935-1936
12
7
1935-1935
12
8
1942-1946
12
9
1940-1948
12
10
1935-1935
11

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
1936-1937
6


Pitching

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Throws:





Players
# Years Role
1
1935-1946
SP
47
22
.681
89
75
49
8
3
595.1
283
221
523
13
229
397
1
14
1186
3.34
140
2
1939-1948
SP
55
30
.647
117
84
61
3
1
722.0
339
262
679
2
214
426
8
15
1113
3.27
127
3
1946-1948
SP
21
15
.583
45
36
24
6
2
292.2
129
101
258
7
86
194
5
5
872
3.11
124
4
1938-1945
SP
30
23
.566
77
52
26
3
1
430.0
236
179
387
2
240
237
5
6
321
3.75
118
5
1935-1945
SP
16
14
.533
39
29
22
2
2
257.2
145
123
280
15
83
111
1
2
791
4.30
112
6
1940-1948
SP
39
39
.500
123
82
45
3
4
698.1
389
310
715
12
211
286
1
20
1123
4.00
105
7
1936-1939
SP
9
14
.391
36
28
16
1
1
206.0
153
135
247
16
79
88
4
3
809
5.90
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