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

Homeruns

# Player Years HR
1
1937-1948
54
2
1936-1944
44
3
1938-1948
42
4
1935-1943
30
5
1940-1948
29
6
1942-1947
21
7
1936-1945
13
8
1943-1948
9
9
1940-1942
8
10
1938-1945
6

Innings

# Player Years IP
1
1939-1948
733.0
2
1940-1948
714.0
3
1935-1946
604.1
4
1938-1945
430.0
5
1946-1948
301.2
6
1935-1945
269.0
7
1936-1939
216.0
8
1943-1948
194.0
9
1941-1944
165.1
10
1935-1936
126.2


Advanced Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





# Years Role
1
1939-1948
SP
733.0
1.23
14.0%
6.9%
2.02
0.5%
2
1940-1948
SP
714.0
1.32
9.9%
7.0%
1.41
0.7%
3
1935-1946
SP
604.1
1.26
16.1%
9.4%
1.72
0.9%
4
1938-1945
SP
430.0
1.46
12.5%
12.7%
0.99
0.8%
5
1946-1948
SP
301.2
1.16
16.5%
7.0%
2.36
1.0%
6
1935-1945
SP
269.0
1.45
10.0%
7.5%
1.34
2.0%
7
1936-1939
SP
216.0
1.58
9.5%
8.4%
1.13
1.9%
8
1943-1948
RP
194.0
1.50
11.5%
7.3%
1.56
0.7%
9
1941-1944
SP
165.1
1.61
9.0%
8.6%
1.05
1.3%
10
1935-1936
SP
126.2
1.67
9.8%
6.9%
1.41
1.9%
11
1944-1945
SP
97.2
1.28
12.8%
9.5%
1.35
0.4%
12
1936-1937
RP
86.2
1.34
6.7%
6.1%
1.09
0.3%
13
1935-1935
RP
82.0
1.65
10.3%
9.3%
1.11
1.6%
14
1937-1945
RP
78.1
1.38
12.0%
9.9%
1.21
1.3%
15
1939-1943
RP
69.2
1.35
10.0%
9.4%
1.07
0.0%
16
1940-1947
RP
68.2
1.73
12.0%
10.2%
1.18
0.9%
17
1935-1935
RP
57.2
1.77
7.7%
8.4%
0.91
2.6%
18
1935-1935
RP
56.1
1.58
6.3%
7.5%
0.84
1.6%
19
1948-1948
RP
55.0
1.55
13.6%
12.4%
1.10
1.2%
20
1945-1947
RP
52.0
1.65
10.8%
11.6%
0.93
0.8%
21
1943-1943
SP
31.0
2.19
7.5%
13.8%
0.55
0.6%
22
1939-1944
RP
31.0
1.68
9.0%
11.8%
0.76
23
1946-1946
RP
28.2
2.06
3.3%
16.7%
0.20
0.7%
24
1938-1938
RP
28.2
1.19
10.9%
11.8%
0.93
0.0%
25
1948-1948
RP
26.1
1.59
7.3%
13.0%
0.56
0.0%
26
1947-1947
RP
22.2
1.06
14.6%
11.2%
1.30
0.0%
27
1947-1947
SP
20.0
1.95
12.5%
13.5%
0.93
0.0%
28
1940-1940
RP
16.1
1.78
6.5%
11.7%
0.56
29
1939-1939
SP
16.1
1.35
14.3%
14.3%
1.00
30
1937-1937
RP
16.1
1.90
9.9%
11.1%
0.89
1.2%
31
1948-1948
SP
15.1
1.24
16.4%
6.0%
2.75
0.0%
32
1937-1937
SP
14.2
1.84
9.7%
6.9%
1.40
2.8%
33
1945-1945
SP
14.1
2.09
3.8%
10.3%
0.38
7.7%
34
1942-1942
SP
13.2
1.83
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
35
1945-1945
RP
13.2
1.68
4.7%
14.1%
0.33
1.6%
36
1936-1936
RP
13.0
1.92
4.8%
4.8%
1.00
3.2%
37
1947-1947
RP
12.0
1.92
4.8%
9.7%
0.50
0.0%
38
1936-1940
RP
11.2
2.66
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
0.0%
39
1946-1946
SP
11.0
2.36
3.3%
11.5%
0.29
0.0%
40
1944-1944
RP
10.2
1.22
4.5%
9.1%
0.50
41
1940-1940
RP
10.1
1.06
9.8%
7.3%
1.33
42
1936-1940
RP
9.2
2.07
2.0%
10.0%
0.20
3.8%
43
1940-1940
RP
9.1
2.46
0.0%
12.0%
0.00
44
1938-1938
SP
9.0
0.33
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
45
1938-1938
SP
9.0
1.22
8.1%
10.8%
0.75
0.0%
46
1939-1939
SP
9.0
2.00
13.6%
6.8%
2.00
47
1935-1936
RP
8.2
2.42
2.2%
13.0%
0.17
0.0%
48
1941-1941
RP
8.2
1.73
10.0%
5.0%
2.00
49
1944-1944
SP
7.1
2.05
2.8%
5.6%
0.50
50
1947-1947
RP
7.0
2.14
11.1%
16.7%
0.67
2.8%
51
1946-1946
RP
7.0
0.86
11.1%
7.4%
1.50
0.0%
52
1947-1947
RP
6.2
1.05
0.0%
8.0%
0.00
0.0%
53
1945-1945
RP
6.2
1.50
3.3%
10.0%
0.33
0.0%
54
1947-1947
RP
6.1
1.74
10.0%
13.3%
0.75
0.0%
55
1938-1938
RP
6.1
0.79
16.0%
12.0%
1.33
0.0%
56
1936-1936
RP
5.2
2.47
13.3%
16.7%
0.80
0.0%
57
1940-1940
RP
5.1
2.25
0.0%
14.8%
0.00
58
1947-1947
SP
5.1
1.50
9.5%
9.5%
1.00
9.5%
59
1941-1946
RP
5.0
1.40
9.1%
0.0%
0.0%
60
1936-1943
RP
4.2
1.71
10.0%
10.0%
1.00
0.0%
61
1941-1941
SP
4.1
1.85
0.0%
13.6%
0.00
62
1947-1947
RP
4.1
1.15
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
63
1935-1935
RP
4.0
1.25
11.8%
11.8%
1.00
5.9%
64
1935-1935
RP
3.0
2.33
5.6%
11.1%
0.50
0.0%
65
1935-1935
RP
2.2
1.50
0.0%
7.7%
0.00
7.7%
66
1940-1940
RP
2.2
0.38
33.3%
0.0%
67
1938-1938
RP
2.1
2.14
7.1%
14.3%
0.50
7.1%
68
1939-1939
RP
2.1
1.29
20.0%
30.0%
0.67
69
1936-1936
RP
1.2
0.60
16.7%
0.0%
0.0%
70
1947-1947
SP
1.1
6.75
0.0%
15.4%
0.00
0.0%
71
1940-1940
RP
1.0
4.00
0.0%
14.3%
0.00
72
1935-1935
RP
1.0
6.00
0.0%
11.1%
0.00
11.1%
73
1945-1945
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
74
1938-1938
RP
0.2
0.00
0.0%
0.0%
0.0%
75
1938-1938
SP
0.2
12.00
10.0%
40.0%
0.25
0.0%
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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