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
1946-1947
6

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


Pitching

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Hall of Famers:



Throws:





Players
# Years Role
1
1935-1946
SP
49
22
.690
90
76
50
8
3
604.1
283
223
522
16
238
409
1
0
15
1738
3.32
142
2
1946-1948
SP
22
15
.595
46
37
25
6
2
301.2
129
96
264
13
87
205
5
0
5
1241
2.86
135
3
1939-1948
SP
56
30
.651
119
85
62
3
2
733.0
340
266
686
8
213
430
8
0
16
1612
3.27
128
4
1938-1945
SP
30
23
.566
77
52
26
3
1
430.0
236
179
387
3
240
237
5
0
6
378
3.75
118
5
1935-1945
SP
16
16
.500
41
31
22
2
2
269.0
158
131
300
18
89
119
2
0
3
889
4.38
111
6
1940-1948
SP
40
40
.500
125
84
47
3
5
714.0
394
311
723
12
217
306
1
0
22
1729
3.92
107
7
1936-1939
SP
10
14
.417
38
29
17
1
1
216.0
159
141
260
16
82
93
4
3
856
5.88
85
* = 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