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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

Stolen Bases

# Player Years SB
1
1937-1948
44
2
1938-1948
25
3
1942-1947
20
4
1935-1943
18
5
1936-1944
13
6
1942-1946
12
7
1940-1948
12
8
1935-1935
12
9
1935-1936
12
10
1940-1946
11

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


All-Time Team

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Hall of Famers:



Glossary

Left Field Years
1940-1948
6.6
1939-1939
1.1
1935-1935
1.0
1939-1943
0.5
1943-1948
0.2
1942-1942
0.1
1941-1941
0.1
Center Field Years
1935-1946
19.5
1938-1948
10.5
1935-1935
0.7
1945-1948
0.6
1935-1935
0.1
1937-1938
0.1
1936-1936
0.1

Right Field Years
1935-1943
6.5
1943-1948
3.9
1936-1945
0.3
1940-1941
0.2
1942-1942
0.0
1940-1940
-0.1
1944-1944
-0.2
Shortstop Years
1936-1945
5.1
1940-1942
1.3
1948-1948
0.3
1937-1937
0.3
1936-1936
0.1
1939-1948
0.0
1944-1944
0.0
Second Base Years
1942-1947
8.9
1935-1936
1.1
1941-1941
0.0
1939-1939
0.0
1943-1943
0.0
1940-1940
0.0
1945-1945
-0.1
Third Base Years
1946-1947
3.4
1936-1944
3.1
1947-1948
1.2
1940-1946
0.7
1935-1935
0.7
1938-1938
0.0
1942-1942
0.0
First Base Years
1937-1948
12.5
1936-1944
6.0
1935-1935
1.8
1938-1945
0.6
1947-1947
0.2
1947-1947
0.0
1936-1940
-0.3
 
Catcher Years
1940-1947
1.9
1939-1947
0.9
1935-1935
0.4
1948-1948
0.4
1948-1948
0.3
1943-1943
0.3
1948-1948
0.1
Starting Pitcher Years
1939-1948
13.8
1938-1945
6.7
1940-1948
6.7
1946-1948
6.5
1935-1945
3.8
1944-1945
1.8
1938-1938
0.4
1948-1948
0.3
1938-1938
0.2
1939-1939
0.2
1937-1937
0.1
1947-1947
0.1
1935-1936
0.0
1942-1942
-0.1
1947-1947
-0.2
1943-1943
-0.2
1947-1947
-0.3
1938-1938
-0.3
1936-1939
-0.4
1946-1946
-0.4
Relief Pitcher Years
1936-1937
1.6
1938-1938
0.9
1947-1947
0.8
1937-1945
0.6
1945-1947
0.5
1947-1947
0.4
1935-1935
0.4
1940-1940
0.4
1935-1935
0.3
1940-1940
0.3
1946-1946
0.3
1940-1940
0.2
1939-1939
0.2
1944-1944
0.1
1935-1935
0.0
1940-1940
0.0
1935-1936
0.0
1935-1935
0.0
1935-1935
-0.1
1945-1945
-0.1

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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