1940 Newark Eagles - Seamheads Negro Leagues Database

1940 Newark Eagles


26 - 22 - 1


26 - 21 - 1 in the Negro National League II

1935 / 1941 (Team History)

Managed by:
Dick Lundy (21-20-1)
Biz Mackey (5-2)

Top Hitter


Monte
Irvin

Top Pitcher


Jimmy
Hill

League Ranks (6 teams)

Batting Pitching
OPS+
111
1st ERA+
101
4th
OPS
.821
1st ERA
4.82
3rd
BA
.296
1st BA
OBP
.368
1st K/BB
1.15
3rd
SLG
.454
1st K%
12.3%
1st
BB%
10.0%
2nd BB%
10.7%
5th
K%
HR%
ISO
.157
1st WHIP
1.50
3rd

Notes:


• Home Ballpark: Ruppert Stadium (Newark, NJ)
• 3 members of the Baseball Hall of Fame


Roster
Pos Uni Bats Throws
23
LF
39
12
6'2"
190
L
R
9/4/1916 (Gastonia, NC)
11/29/1987 (Bessemer City, NC)
CF
2
22
CF
5
5'10"
145
L
R
10/7/1917 (Howard County, MD)
4/1/2002 (Louisville, KY)
37
RP
13
16.1
11
5'9"
170
L
R
12/8/1902 (Harpersville, AL)
1/23/1974 (Birmingham, AL)
25
SS
100
17
5'11"
210
R
R
3/13/1915 (Hopkins, SC)
1/18/1989 (Jeannette, PA)
37
SP
3
5.1
5'10"
185
R
R
8/2/1902 (Arkadelphia, AR)
2/13/1944 (Schenectady, NY)
23
RP
1.2
6'2"
217
R
R
2/6/1917 (Ashland, VA)
11/17/1982 (Fort Lauderdale, FL)
2B
4
31
SP
3
8.0
5'11"
195
R
R
7/4/1908 (Jacksonville, FL)
5/3/1996 (Miami, FL)
22
SP
45
83.2
10
5'6"
140
L
L
6/6/1918 (Plant City, FL)
5/31/1993 (Sarasota, FL)
24
SP
28
78.2
9
6'0"
169
R
R
6/28/1916 (Sanford, NC)
12/18/1977 (Newark, NJ)
21
CF
159
6
6'1"
195
R
R
2/25/1919 (Haleburg, AL)
1/11/2016 (Houston, TX)
22
3B
121
2
5'5"
160
R
R
2/15/1918 (Marietta, GA)
4/12/1987 (Rockville, MD)
42
C
141
25
6'1"
235
B
R
7/27/1897 (Caldwell County, TX)
9/22/1965 (Los Angeles, CA)
21
SP
44
98.2
14
6'4"
180
R
R
11/18/1918 (Rome, GA)
6/23/2003 (Pleasantville, NJ)
23
1B
143
1
5'8"
180
L
L
11/2/1916 (Cambridge, MA)
8/24/1999 (Los Angeles, CA)
24
SP
2
9.1
6'4"
195
L
L
2/14/1916 (Statesboro, GA)
4/20/2003 (New York, NY)
23
1B
3
5'11"
180
L
L
11/18/1916 (Atlanta, GA)
2/6/2016 (Atlanta, GA)
RF
4
23
C
30
8
5'11"
195
R
R
6/19/1917 (Chester, SC)
9/13/1987 (Salisbury, NC)
22
CF
163
7
6'2"
214
R
R
5/23/1918 (Akron, OH)
12/7/1980 (East Orange, NJ)
35
2B
113
5'8"
155
R
R
11/30/1904 (West New York, NJ)
4/6/1981 (Jersey City, NJ)
25
RP
4
5.2
16
L
1915 (Norfolk, VA)
30
RF
154
3
6'0"
195
L
R
8/21/1909 (Black Cat, DE)
3/20/1983 (Bronx, NY)
39
LF
150
4
6'1"
200
R
R
3/31/1901 (Blocton, AL)
7/9/1966 (Newark, NJ)
24
RP
1
2.2
6'0"
165
R
R
2/4/1916 (Hartford, CT)
6/15/1987 (Hartford, CT)
RP
3
10.1
RP
1.0

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