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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

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1937-1948
327
2
1938-1948
258
3
1935-1943
191
4
1940-1948
189
5
1936-1944
166
6
1942-1947
129
7
1943-1948
121
8
1936-1945
108
9
1936-1944
91
10
1935-1946
89

Strikeouts

# Player Years SO
1
1939-1948
426
2
1935-1946
397
3
1940-1948
286
4
1938-1945
237
5
1946-1948
194
6
1935-1945
118
7
1943-1948
98
8
1936-1939
93
9
1941-1944
68
10
1935-1936
58


Player List

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Hall of Famers:



Bats:


Throws:




# Years Pos B T
1
1940-1941
LF
79
6'2"
190
L
R
9/4/1916 (Gastonia, NC)
11/29/1987 (Bessemer City, NC)
2
1940-1940
CF
2
3
1947-1947
P
2
5.1
175
L
R
1/25/1913 (Brevard, NC)
4
1947-1947
P
3
12.0
5'11"
185
11/4/1922 (Newark, NJ)
8/8/1965 (death place unknown)
5
1948-1948
C
32
6'0"
170
R
R
5/16/1921 (Havana, Cuba)
6
1940-1941
RF
28
5'10"
150
L
R
10/7/1917 (Howard County, MD)
4/1/2002 (Louisville, KY)
7
1945-1945
3B
34
8
1941-1941
CF
4
5'8"
170
R
R
2/13/1912 (Joplin, MO)
9
1944-1944
RF
88
6'2"
190
R
R
10
1947-1947
1B
7
6.2
5'9"
165
L
6/15/1922 (Suffolk, VA)
7/9/1970 (death place unknown)
11
1948-1948
-
1
5'1"
158
8/28/1918 (Newark, NJ)
12/14/1995 (Newark, NJ)
12
1948-1948
C
3
13
1936-1937
P
40
86.2
5'7"
170
R
R
8/31/1897 (Hallettsville, TX)
3/16/1969 (El Campo, TX)
14
1936-1936
P
5
13.0
5'8"
155
L
L
5/6/1900 (Walker County, TX)
3/20/1981 (Sealy, TX)
15
1939-1939
CF
26
6'2"
190
R
R
10/18/1917 (Orange, NJ)
3/10/2000 (East Orange, NJ)
16
1946-1946
P
3
7.0
6'2"
175
3/31/1918 (Winnsboro, SC)
10/14/1965 (Columbia, SC)
17
1944-1944
CF
79
5'7"
18
1947-1947
C
6
5'8"
165
L
R
6/3/1904 (New Orleans, LA)
11/1971 (Bronx, NY)
19
1944-1944
C
2
20
1939-1943
LF
226
69.2
6'0"
180
L
R
5/14/1919 (Scotland County, NC)
21
1938-1938
P
9
28.2
6'0"
158
L
L
6/6/1914 (Cleveland, OH)
5/25/1980 (Wellesley, MA)
22
1937-1939
C
76
6'1"
187
R
R
11/20/1916 (Jacksonville, FL)
9/7/1942 (Geneva, OH)
23
1947-1947
1B
24
1935-1937
C
106
5'9"
170
B
R
12/24/1899 (Houston, TX)
2/9/1962 (Los Angeles, CA)
25
1942-1942
P
5
13.2
6'0"
175
L
L
1/12/1916 (West Palm Beach, FL)
2/10/1966 (West Palm Beach, FL)
26
1943-1943
SS
4
27
1948-1948
P
12
26.1
5'11"
220
R
R
12/10/1928 (Lawrenceville, NJ)
11/15/2000 (Princeton, NJ)
28
1940-1940
P
13
16.1
5'11"
176
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
29
1938-1938
C
11
5'7"
200
R
5/5/1905 (Newport News, VA)
1/1968 (Philadelphia, PA)
30
1936-1945
RF
272
5'11"
176
L
R
12/24/1912 (Tampa, FL)
1/28/1973 (Los Angeles, CA)
31
1941-1941
-
1
5'10"
175
R
R
2/14/1916 (Washington, DC)
12/15/1995 (Washington, DC)
32
1940-1942
SS
108
5'11"
210
R
R
3/13/1915 (Hopkins, SC)
1/18/1989 (Jeannette, PA)
33
1945-1945
C
4
34
1946-1946
P
13
29.1
5'10"
180
R
R
9/23/1919 (Connellsville, PA)
6/20/2002 (Connellsville, PA)
35
1940-1940
P
3
5.1
5'10"
185
R
R
8/2/1902 (Arkadelphia, AR)
2/13/1944 (Schenectady, NY)
36
1947-1947
P
2
7.0
37
1939-1944
P
15
31.0
6'4"
240
R
R
4/17/1917 (Raleigh, NC)
5/21/1989 (Detroit, MI)
38
1936-1936
SS
8
R
R
39
1937-1938
CF
261
5'7"
150
L
R
3/25/1910 (Ardmore, MO)
3/31/1993 (Chicago, IL)
40
1941-1941
2B
5
41
1936-1944
3B
629
5'5"
175
R
R
8/31/1913 (Richmond, VA)
2/12/1994 (Palm Bay, FL)
42
1935-1935
C
9
5'10"
192
R
R
8/20/1902 (Valdosta, GA)
9/25/1978 (Chester, NY)
43
1943-1943
3B
39
R
R
44
1940-1948
LF
1094
69.2
6'2"
217
R
R
2/6/1917 (Ashland, VA)
11/17/1982 (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
45
1938-1938
P
1
2.1
5'9"
168
R
R
11/19/1904 (Bartlesville, OK)
12/28/1968 (Chicago, IL)
46
1935-1946
CF
633
595.1
5'9"
170
R
R
10/30/1916 (Alexandria, VA)
3/13/1995 (Baltimore, MD)
47
1948-1948
LF
4
5'11"
141
B
L
3/1/1925 (West Palm Beach, FL)
7/27/1970 (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
48
1941-1941
P
5
8.2
5'8"
140
12/7/1913 (New Orleans, LA)
1/2/1956 (death place unknown)
49
1936-1936
CF
76
5'11"
185
R
R
8/28/1907 (Kingston, GA)
1/20/1994 (Harrisburg, PA)
50
1935-1935
CF
63
5'11"
185
R
R
9/15/1902 (Kingston, GA)
7/20/1944 (Detroit, MI)
51
1942-1947
2B
634
6'1"
180
L
R
12/13/1923 (Camden, SC)
6/18/2003 (Montclair, NJ)
52
1942-1942
LF
3
6'0"
193
10/15/1921 (Bullock County, GA)
53
1948-1948
C
1
54
1939-1939
CF
24
5'10"
175
3/23/1917 (Athens, GA)
3/28/1977 (Norfolk, VA)
55
1947-1947
P
2
6.1
56
1943-1943
P
13
31.0
6'1"
165
6/6/1920 (Midlothian, VA)
2/4/1961 (Richmond, VA)
57
1946-1946
P
4
9.2
5'7"
150
9/21/1921 (Newton, NC)
58
1940-1940
2B
4
59
1936-1939
P
93
216.0
6'5"
178
R
R
12/27/1910 (Richmond, VA)
10/15/1947 (Richmond, VA)
60
1936-1940
P
4
11.2
5'11"
195
R
R
7/4/1908 (Jacksonville, FL)
5/3/1996 (Miami, FL)
61
1946-1946
SS
54
5'9"
167
R
R
12/9/1926 (Tampa, FL)
10/2/2009 (Tampa, FL)
62
1947-1947
P
1.1
9/21/1929 (Chestertown, MD)
10/11/2002 (Newark, DE)
63
1943-1947
LF
11
R
R
64
1944-1944
P
3
7.1
5'11"
180
R
R
11/8/1916 (New Orleans, LA)
5/9/1994 (New York, NY)
65
1946-1946
C
1
66
1937-1937
P
8
16.1
5'10"
155
R
L
1/9/1915 (New Roads, LA)
8/6/1998 (Baker, LA)
67
1935-1935
P
1
1.0
68
1948-1948
-
1
5'7"
185
L
R
10/13/1928 (Tampa, FL)
7/24/2015 (Tampa, FL)
69
1935-1935
2B
65
70
1935-1935
1B
207
6'2"
180
L
R
5/2/1909 (Junction City, KS)
3/3/1992 (Topeka, KS)
71
1939-1948
SS
62
6'2"
200
R
R
7/5/1922 (Elizabeth, NJ)
10/22/1967 (Lyons, NJ)
72
1942-1942
RF
1
73
1948-1948
P
21
55.0
6'1"
150
L
12/30/1928 (Jacksonville, FL)
74
1942-1942
3B
2
75
1938-1938
P
7
6.1
R
R
76
1935-1935
CF
103
5'11"
200
R
R
8/26/1911 (Banks County, GA)
2/27/1991 (Columbus, OH)
77
1945-1945
LF
78
1947-1947
P
12
20.0
6'1"
175
L
L
8/29/1924 (Huttig, AR)
8/21/1999 (Skokie, IL)
79
1946-1946
3B
4
80
1939-1939
P
1
2.1
5'11"
160
L
7/13/1919 (Portsmouth, VA)
3/18/1978 (Jersey City, NJ)
81
1941-1941
C
2
82
1943-1948
RF
885
6'1"
238
L
R
5/28/1918 (Saint Michaels, MD)
6/27/1992 (Montclair, NJ)
83
1935-1935
P
1
4.0
5'11"
170
R
R
8/2/1903 (Louisburg, NC)
11/29/1969 (Louisburg, NC)
84
1936-1939
C
292
1.2
5'10"
195
L
R
4/27/1910 (Independence, MO)
11/16/1988 (Auburn Park, IL)
85
1938-1945
P
212
430.0
5'6"
140
L
L
6/6/1918 (Plant City, FL)
5/31/1993 (Sarasota, FL)
86
1941-1946
P
77
165.1
6'0"
160
L
L
10/1/1921 (Kinston, NC)
9/23/1965 (Kinston, NC)
87
1947-1947
-
1
88
1944-1944
SS
5
89
1935-1935
RF
81
6'0"
180
B
R
9/15/1896 (Hillsboro, TX)
6/24/1972 (Baltimore, MD)
90
1942-1942
LF
2
91
1940-1948
P
286
698.1
6'0"
169
R
R
6/28/1916 (Sanford, NC)
12/18/1977 (Newark, NJ)
92
1945-1945
P
7
14.1
93
1935-1935
-
1
5'8"
172
R
R
9/21/1904 (Simmons Creek, WV)
2/12/1980 (Roanoke, VA)
94
1939-1939
P
6
16.1
5'11"
173
R
R
1/19/1913 (Ocala, FL)
5/19/2000 (Bronx, NY)
95
1945-1945
2B
70
5'10"
160
R
R
2/14/1914 (Richland, GA)
6/27/1991 (Joppa, MD)
96
1946-1946
SS
8
6'2"
175
R
11/28/1924 (Haleburg, AL)
11/25/2017 (Greensboro, NC)
97
1938-1948
CF
1165
6'1"
195
R
R
2/25/1919 (Haleburg, AL)
1/11/2016 (Houston, TX)
98
1940-1946
3B
567
5'5"
160
R
R
2/15/1918 (Marietta, GA)
4/12/1987 (Rockville, MD)
99
1935-1936
P
55
126.2
6'3"
215
R
R
10/7/1895 (Kyle, TX)
9/9/1972 (Marion, MA)
100
1944-1944
P
5
10.2

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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