Newark Eagles Team History - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

Newark Eagles


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Record:
487 - 408 - 16 (.544)

1 Negro League World Series Championship
1 League Championship

Top Hitter


Lennie
Pearson

Top Pitcher


Leon
Day

Leaders

Runs Batted In

# Player Years RBI
1
1937-1948
337
2
1938-1948
255
3
1935-1943
191
4
1940-1948
183
5
1936-1944
166
6
1942-1947
134
7
1943-1948
119
8
1936-1945
108
9
1936-1944
91
10
1935-1946
90

Games Started

# Player Years GS
1
1939-1948
85
2
1940-1948
84
3
1935-1946
76
4
1938-1945
52
5
1946-1948
37
6
1935-1945
31
7
1936-1939
29
8
1941-1944
23
9
1943-1948
17
10
1935-1936
16


Advanced Batting

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Bats:





# Year Team
1
39
1477
.370
10.0%
2.6%
.157
2
69
2679
.367
9.3%
1.7%
.131
3
59
2205
.345
10.7%
1.7%
.119
4
55
2076
.342
8.7%
1.1%
.102
5
51
1891
.340
9.2%
1.6%
.113
6
32
1213
.336
8.7%
1.2%
.132
7
37
1376
.335
7.6%
2.8%
.127
8
35
1344
.331
9.4%
1.0%
.108
9
32
1193
.327
8.1%
2.0%
.134
10
28
1011
.318
7.5%
1.6%
.119
11
48
1752
.318
7.9%
1.4%
.106
12
54
1922
.310
9.9%
0.9%
.085
13
22
845
.307
8.5%
1.3%
.092
14
34
1236
.300
7.4%
1.2%
.095

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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