Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

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

Runs Scored

# Player Years R
1
1937-1948
321
2
1938-1948
210
3
1935-1943
189
4
1940-1948
157
5
1936-1945
145
6
1936-1944
138
7
1942-1947
123
8
1943-1948
112
9
1945-1948
111
10
1940-1946
93

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


Pitching

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Throws:





# Year Team
1
16
11
.593
33
27
21
2
1
225.0
125
104
231
14
66
113
2
1
970
4.16
122
2
43
19
.694
97
64
39
5
4
554.0
280
214
542
5
180
310
5
5
265
3.48
120
3
20
16
.556
54
37
21
4
0
309.1
179
141
301
127
129
5
4.10
115
4
25
26
.490
79
53
31
5
4
447.2
209
143
402
7
164
257
6
12
1922
2.87
115
5
16
19
.457
64
35
13
1
1
297.0
206
164
327
11
146
171
5
4
1364
4.97
107
6
29
20
.592
72
51
31
3
1
425.0
218
175
362
190
240
5
13
3.71
106
7
33
26
.559
90
59
36
3
4
503.1
280
215
525
18
169
284
4
16
2193
3.84
102
8
22
17
.564
73
39
15
1
1
321.1
222
172
331
152
175
2
7
4.82
101
9
14
20
.412
51
34
20
1
2
288.1
186
146
300
106
108
5
9
4.56
99
10
27
28
.491
90
55
35
3
4
452.2
322
268
539
32
167
207
1
22
2050
5.33
94
11
24
23
.511
78
48
21
2
1
397.2
259
193
438
135
173
3
7
4.37
90
12
12
19
.387
52
32
17
2
1
261.2
196
163
330
19
108
124
2
6
1209
5.61
89

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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