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 Scored

# Player Years R
1
1937-1948
334
2
1938-1948
216
3
1935-1943
201
4
1940-1948
158
5
1936-1945
155
6
1936-1944
146
7
1942-1947
127
8
1945-1948
114
9
1943-1948
113
10
1936-1944
99

Wins

# Player Years W
1
1939-1948
56
2
1935-1946
49
3
1940-1948
40
4
1938-1945
30
5
1946-1948
22
6
1935-1945
16
7
1941-1944
11
8
1936-1939
10
9
1935-1936
7
10
1943-1948
6


Advanced Pitching

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Throws:


Qualified:





# Year Team Role
1
NE
SP
138.0
1.16
19.8%
9.5%
2.09
0.7%
2
NE
RP
137.2
1.17
14.3%
5.2%
2.73
1.2%
3
NE
SP
130.0
1.12
14.5%
5.8%
2.48
0.2%
4
BE
SP
117.0
1.53
10.0%
6.6%
1.51
1.3%
5
NE
SP
113.1
1.05
16.6%
6.0%
2.78
1.6%
6
NE
SP
113.1
1.11
15.6%
8.1%
1.92
0.0%
7
NE
SP
111.0
1.32
17.2%
6.4%
2.70
1.1%
8
NE
RP
109.1
1.31
10.8%
5.2%
2.08
9
BE
SP
103.2
1.39
13.8%
9.1%
1.51
1.1%
10
NE
SP
102.0
1.48
11.8%
10.7%
1.10
11
NE
SP
99.1
1.10
13.0%
8.0%
1.63
12
NE
RP
98.2
1.41
15.3%
10.0%
1.53
13
NE
SP
97.2
1.22
9.4%
5.5%
1.70
0.2%
14
NE
RP
95.2
1.35
9.9%
9.4%
1.05
15
NE
SP
93.0
1.28
7.9%
7.7%
1.03
16
NE
SP
88.1
1.09
11.3%
4.4%
2.56
0.5%
17
NE
SP
85.2
1.32
5.5%
8.8%
0.63
18
NE
SP
83.2
1.53
9.6%
7.4%
1.29
1.9%
19
NE
SP
83.2
1.28
14.8%
12.2%
1.21
20
BE
RP
82.0
1.65
10.3%
9.3%
1.11
1.6%
21
NE
RP
81.0
1.59
13.0%
8.5%
1.53
0.3%
22
NE
SP
79.2
1.51
9.3%
7.0%
1.32
1.7%
23
NE
RP
78.2
1.51
12.1%
9.2%
1.31
24
NE
SP
77.1
1.11
15.3%
9.4%
1.63
0.3%
25
NE
RP
77.0
1.62
13.1%
16.5%
0.79
26
NE
SP
76.1
1.41
16.4%
11.8%
1.38
0.9%
27
NE
RP
76.0
1.37
11.5%
7.2%
1.60
0.9%
28
NE
SP
74.1
0.94
25.0%
9.0%
2.77
29
NE
SP
71.1
1.35
9.5%
6.9%
1.38
30
NE
SP
69.1
1.23
10.6%
6.6%
1.60
1.7%
31
NE
SP
68.0
1.54
10.2%
8.9%
1.15
2.0%
32
NE
SP
65.0
1.45
8.8%
9.5%
0.93
33
NE
RP
62.0
1.48
7.4%
5.9%
1.25
34
NE
RP
58.2
1.82
13.0%
15.8%
0.82
0.7%
35
NE
RP
58.0
1.40
5.1%
5.5%
0.93
0.0%
36
NE
SP
58.0
1.26
11.7%
4.0%
2.90
0.0%
37
BE
RP
57.2
1.77
7.7%
8.4%
0.91
2.6%
38
NE
SP
57.0
1.30
10.4%
13.3%
0.78
39
BE
RP
56.1
1.58
6.3%
7.5%
0.84
1.6%
40
NE
SP
55.1
1.07
14.3%
6.9%
2.06
0.4%
41
NE
SP
55.0
1.62
9.4%
7.8%
1.20
2.3%
42
NE
RP
55.0
1.55
13.6%
12.4%
1.10
1.2%
43
NE
RP
54.1
1.23
9.2%
6.6%
1.40
44
NE
RP
52.2
1.33
18.1%
9.3%
1.95
0.5%
45
NE
RP
51.1
1.27
13.4%
5.1%
2.64
0.5%
46
NE
SP
50.2
1.54
12.9%
10.3%
1.26
1.3%
47
NE
RP
42.1
1.56
10.9%
12.5%
0.88
48
NE
RP
38.0
1.05
11.2%
7.9%
1.42
49
NE
SP
35.2
1.74
13.1%
7.7%
1.69
50
NE
RP
35.1
1.36
11.4%
14.1%
0.81
0.7%
51
NE
SP
32.0
1.53
13.5%
6.4%
2.11
2.1%
52
NE
SP
31.0
2.19
7.5%
13.8%
0.55
0.6%
53
NE
SP
30.1
1.98
7.3%
6.7%
1.10
4.0%
54
NE
RP
30.1
2.18
5.2%
9.0%
0.57
0.6%
55
NE
RP
29.1
1.26
16.1%
8.9%
1.82
0.8%
56
NE
SP
29.1
2.32
11.4%
12.7%
0.90
1.3%
57
NE
RP
29.0
1.24
9.9%
5.8%
1.71
58
NE
RP
28.2
1.22
10.0%
7.5%
1.33
0.8%
59
NE
RP
28.2
1.19
10.9%
11.8%
0.93
0.0%
60
NE
RP
28.2
2.06
3.3%
16.7%
0.20
0.7%
61
NE
SP
27.1
1.61
10.5%
11.3%
0.93
62
NE
RP
27.0
0.96
11.7%
4.9%
2.40
1.9%
63
NE
RP
26.2
1.80
8.7%
10.2%
0.85
64
NE
RP
26.2
1.76
3.2%
8.9%
0.36
65
NE
RP
26.1
1.59
7.3%
13.0%
0.56
0.0%
66
NE
SP
25.0
1.56
14.8%
8.2%
1.80
0.8%
67
NE
SP
24.1
1.44
13.2%
7.5%
1.75
68
NE
RP
23.1
1.24
17.3%
6.1%
2.83
0.0%
69
BE
SP
22.2
1.10
13.7%
6.3%
2.17
0.0%
70
NE
RP
22.2
1.06
14.6%
11.2%
1.30
0.0%
71
NE
RP
22.1
1.48
9.1%
11.1%
0.82
72
NE
RP
20.2
1.79
7.1%
16.2%
0.44
1.0%
73
NE
SP
20.0
1.95
12.5%
13.5%
0.93
0.0%
74
NE
RP
16.1
1.78
6.5%
11.7%
0.56
75
NE
RP
16.1
1.90
9.9%
11.1%
0.89
1.2%
76
NE
SP
16.1
1.35
14.3%
14.3%
1.00
77
NE
SP
15.1
1.24
16.4%
6.0%
2.75
0.0%
78
NE
SP
14.2
1.84
9.7%
6.9%
1.40
2.8%
79
NE
SP
14.1
2.09
3.8%
10.3%
0.38
7.7%
80
NE
SP
13.2
1.83
6.1%
12.1%
0.50
81
NE
SP
13.2
1.24
12.3%
7.0%
1.75
1.8%
82
NE
RP
13.2
1.68
4.7%
14.1%
0.33
1.6%
83
NE
RP
13.0
1.92
4.8%
4.8%
1.00
3.2%
84
NE
RP
12.0
1.92
4.8%
9.7%
0.50
0.0%
85
NE
SP
11.0
2.36
3.3%
11.5%
0.29
0.0%
86
NE
RP
10.2
1.22
4.5%
9.1%
0.50
87
NE
RP
10.1
1.06
9.8%
7.3%
1.33
88
NE
RP
10.0
1.80
12.2%
16.3%
0.75
2.0%
89
NE
SP
9.2
0.83
8.1%
5.4%
1.50
5.4%
90
NE
RP
9.2
3.41
7.8%
9.4%
0.83
6.3%
91
NE
RP
9.1
2.46
0.0%
12.0%
0.00
92
NE
SP
9.0
1.11
13.5%
8.1%
1.67
0.0%
93
NE
SP
9.0
1.44
12.8%
5.1%
2.50
94
NE
SP
9.0
1.22
8.1%
10.8%
0.75
0.0%
95
NE
SP
9.0
1.44
19.5%
4.9%
4.00
0.0%
96
NE
SP
9.0
0.33
5.6%
0.0%
0.0%
97
NE
SP
9.0
2.00
13.6%
6.8%
2.00
98
NE
SP
9.0
1.11
8.3%
5.6%
1.50
99
NE
RP
8.2
2.19
8.9%
13.3%
0.67
100
NE
RP
8.2
1.73
10.0%
5.0%
2.00
* = Left-handed pitcher       ^ = Unknown

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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