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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
1935-1946
93

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
55
2
1935-1946
46
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


Fielding

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Hall of Famers:






# Years Pos Lg Lg
1
1939-1948
1B
283
115
1237.2
1406
66
22
74
.985
.982
10.70
10.25
20.1
16.2
20.1
2
1937-1947
CF
47
0
22.1
3
0
0
0
1.000
.963
1.21
2.30
-1.5
-68.4
-1.4
3
1935-1943
RF
227
62
987.1
187
11
12
1
.943
.952
1.80
1.75
0.4
0.4
0.6
4
1941-1948
LF
173
67
635.0
122
5
3
0
.977
.958
1.80
1.72
3.7
5.9
5.8
5
1937-1945
LF
66
313.0
52
1
2
0
.964
.944
1.52
1.71
-2.6
-8.3
-2.0
6
1939-1947
CF
61
16
132.1
32
1
0
0
1.000
.964
2.24
2.39
-1.4
-10.5
-0.5
7
1943-1948
RF
187
110
932.0
147
9
11
0
.934
.948
1.51
1.54
5.1
5.5
6.6
8
1940-1947
P
16
3
55.2
1
9
0
0
1.000
.531
1.62
1.39
9
1938-1947
SS
99
22
205.2
50
63
5
10
.958
.943
4.94
5.32
-1.7
-8.2
-1.7
10
1941-1948
LF
55
43
361.0
70
3
3
0
.961
.963
1.82
1.87
2.1
5.9
3.6
11
1941-1946
CF
67
208.0
39
2
0
0
1.000
.962
1.77
2.34
-5.1
-24.6
-5.0
12
1945-1948
CF
162
103
873.1
218
9
8
1
.966
.961
2.34
2.37
1.1
1.3
3.5
13
1937-1946
3B
50
0
19.0
2
4
0
0
1.000
.933
2.84
2.78
0.5
25.7
0.5
14
1939-1947
2B
11
0
2.0
0
1
0
0
1.000
.950
4.50
5.62
0.2
84.9
0.2
15
1936-1945
SS
158
29
601.1
145
206
24
33
.936
.929
5.25
5.22
2.6
4.3
2.6
16
1936-1944
1B
116
25
481.0
509
25
14
32
.974
.984
9.99
10.67
-0.1
-0.2
-0.1
17
1939-1948
3B
32
2
21.0
4
3
1
0
.875
.912
3.00
2.78
-0.5
-22.4
-0.5
18
1942-1947
2B
121
37
484.2
135
182
21
27
.938
.950
5.89
5.55
4.8
9.9
4.8
19
1935-1946
P
86
26
294.2
8
72
1
3
.988
.861
2.44
2.30
20
1942-1947
RF
11
1
21.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.941
1.71
1.58
0.4
17.2
0.6
21
1943-1947
1B
8
1
18.0
19
0
0
0
1.000
.980
9.50
10.33
-0.5
-25.3
-0.5
22
1936-1944
SS
12
1
40.0
8
9
4
2
.810
.927
3.83
5.22
-2.6
-63.8
-2.6
23
1940-1946
3B
101
3
11.1
0
1
0
0
1.000
.944
0.79
2.53
-0.4
-39.2
-0.4
24
1940-1946
2B
38
25
1935-1946
C
144
36
520.2
336
58
6
5
.985
.975
6.81
6.29
5.1
9.7
0.0
26
1939-1947
2B
21
15
127.2
34
42
6
7
.927
.950
5.36
5.62
-2.5
-19.5
-2.5
27
1937-1944
LF
46
96.2
11
2
2
1
.867
.940
1.21
1.67
-2.7
-28.2
-3.4
28
1940-1947
C
124
35
295.0
194
32
5
8
.978
.977
6.89
6.63
2.6
8.7
0.0
29
1945-1947
PH
5
30
1941-1948
RF
3
1
17.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.938
1.59
1.52
0.2
13.3
0.4
31
1941-1946
2B
32
91.0
23
29
4
6
.929
.946
5.14
5.49
-2.4
-26.0
-2.4
32
1937-1940
2B
103
395.2
122
143
12
30
.957
.949
6.03
5.54
4.5
11.4
4.5
33
1946-1947
RF
21
5
42.2
9
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.90
1.63
1.1
26.2
1.4
34
1936-1942
3B
80
31
637.1
72
122
17
15
.919
.921
2.74
2.69
5.1
8.1
5.1
35
1938-1945
1B
99
43.0
56
3
1
4
.983
.984
12.35
10.83
0.9
21.7
0.9
36
1942-1946
SS
30
44.0
12
10
5
2
.815
.919
4.50
5.49
-3.2
-72.4
-3.2
37
1946-1947
PH
6
38
1942-1945
3B
70
237.0
38
61
10
6
.908
.917
3.76
3.13
4.7
20.0
4.7
39
1935-1942
CF
17
12
105.0
30
0
1
0
.968
.956
2.57
2.39
-0.5
-4.6
0.4
40
1939-1947
C
102
19
163.0
108
19
3
3
.977
.977
7.01
6.63
1.4
8.6
0.0
41
1941-1946
CF
44
0
71.1
15
0
0
0
1.000
.958
1.89
2.40
-1.7
-24.1
-1.2
42
1939-1941
SS
6
43
1946-1947
3B
74
34
286.1
30
50
5
5
.941
.927
2.51
2.91
-3.7
-12.8
-3.7
44
1946-1947
1B
4
1
4.0
5
0
0
0
1.000
.982
11.25
10.16
-0.1
-15.5
-0.1
45
1946-1947
2B
15
14
117.0
36
44
4
6
.952
.950
6.15
5.62
1.1
9.3
1.1
46
1943-1947
LF
33
1
129.0
14
0
1
0
.933
.939
0.98
1.71
-5.0
-38.8
-3.8
47
1942-1947
1B
8
0
3.1
2
4
0
0
1.000
.983
16.20
10.15
2.3
686.8
2.3
48
1947-1948
SS
46
45
369.2
81
117
26
19
.884
.945
4.82
5.24
-5.1
-13.7
-5.1
49
1935-1943
LF
7
4
52.0
11
1
2
0
.857
.940
2.08
1.79
0.8
15.0
0.6
50
1935-1936
2B
68
67
551.1
117
196
14
29
.957
.941
5.11
5.47
-0.9
-1.6
-0.9
51
1939-1942
3B
7
52
1939-1942
2B
2
53
1942-1946
3B
2
54
1947-1948
3B
86
79
677.2
76
125
18
8
.918
.916
2.67
2.86
-1.6
-2.4
-1.6
55
1939-1948
P
119
32
379.0
5
62
5
1
.931
.669
1.59
1.69
56
1945-1947
PH
2
57
1935-1946
RF
6
1
8.0
3
0
0
0
1.000
.939
3.38
1.75
0.8
101.2
0.9
58
1940-1948
P
124
21
396.0
5
52
0
0
1.000
.605
1.30
1.54
59
1939-1948
1B
4
2
16.0
18
1
1
1
.950
.982
10.69
10.20
0.4
28.0
0.4
60
1941-1946
LF
3
61
1936-1945
LF
29
26
213.2
43
7
4
2
.926
.954
2.11
1.80
1.4
6.4
-1.5
62
1936-1939
C
74
15
403.2
238
38
7
3
.975
.976
6.15
6.23
2.9
7.3
0.0
63
1936-1941
CF
7
5
37.0
10
1
0
0
1.000
.959
2.68
2.32
-0.3
-6.8
-0.6
64
1937-1943
LF
11
17.1
3
0
1
0
.750
.938
1.56
1.67
-0.0
-2.2
0.1
65
1942-1946
1B
5
66
1939-1947
1B
8
0
4.0
2
0
0
0
1.000
.982
4.50
10.16
-0.2
-43.4
-0.2
67
1937-1944
RF
4
9.0
1
0
0
0
1.000
.978
1.00
1.69
-0.5
-50.9
-0.4
68
1939-1940
SS
5
69
1942-1944
2B
52
70
1947-1947
PH
1
71
1946-1946
PR
1
72
1946-1947
PH
4
73
1948-1948
2B
1
1
9.0
2
3
1
0
.833
.947
5.00
5.41
0.1
9.2
0.1
74
1948-1948
SS
52
52
438.2
95
144
27
19
.898
.925
4.90
5.13
-3.4
-7.8
-3.4
75
1935-1935
3B
14
14
114.0
8
17
2
0
.926
.922
1.97
2.79
-1.6
-14.3
-1.6
76
1941-1942
LF
4
77
1935-1935
RF
1
1
9.0
0
0
2
0
.000
.939
0.00
1.75
-1.1
-127.5
-1.1
78
1935-1935
LF
45
45
368.2
83
6
2
1
.978
.941
2.17
1.84
4.9
13.4
4.4
79
1935-1935
CF
3
2
18.0
6
2
0
0
1.000
.956
4.00
2.39
1.7
94.4
0.6
80
1937-1938
CF
50
404.2
112
4
2
1
.983
.964
2.58
2.30
9.9
24.4
10.2
81
1938-1945
P
77
198.2
2
19
2
2
.913
.317
0.95
0.83
82
1942-1942
SS
1
83
1941-1943
LF
30
25.0
4
0
0
0
1.000
.937
1.44
1.70
-0.2
-6.2
0.1
84
1941-1943
RF
15
46.0
8
0
0
0
1.000
.931
1.57
1.54
0.4
9.7
0.9
85
1935-1935
1B
46
46
382.2
432
24
5
26
.989
.983
10.72
10.45
6.8
17.8
6.8
86
1942-1942
CF
2
87
1935-1935
PH
2
88
1947-1947
RF
5
0
13.1
2
0
0
0
1.000
.954
1.35
1.63
-0.1
-11.0
-0.0
89
1948-1948
2B
52
52
434.2
104
142
17
23
.935
.947
5.09
5.41
2.2
5.1
2.2
90
1946-1946
SS
1
91
1945-1948
P
33
12
127.0
3
39
1
4
.977
.940
2.98
2.38
92
1944-1948
C
48
7
57.1
34
7
1
0
.976
.974
6.44
6.75
-7.6
-131.9
0.0
93
1946-1948
PH
18
94
1940-1942
3B
7
95
1935-1935
2B
4
4
33.0
9
8
3
1
.850
.938
4.64
5.30
-1.8
-55.4
-1.8
96
1935-1935
RF
2
2
17.0
5
1
0
0
1.000
.939
3.18
1.75
1.5
88.9
1.0
97
1935-1935
CF
2
2
17.0
6
1
0
1
1.000
.956
3.71
2.39
1.2
73.5
0.8
98
1935-1935
3B
33
33
269.2
41
52
2
3
.979
.922
3.10
2.79
3.3
12.4
3.3
99
1941-1941
C
1
100
1945-1947
PH
19
* = Left-handed hitter       ** = Switch-hitter       ^ = Unknown

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