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1946617 viewsThe Newark Eagles were incepted in 1936 when the Newark Dodgers merged with the Brooklyn Eagles. The Eagles sported the likes of Hall-of-Famers Larry Doby, Monte Irvin, Ray Dandridge, Leon Day, and Willie Wells. The Eagles shared Ruppert Stadium with the Newark Bears, beginning in 1936.

The Newark Eagles had many standout players, but two entered the baseball history books: Larry Doby, the first black player in the American League (Cleveland Indians), and Don Newcombe, Brooklyn Dodgers rookie of the year
Nov 05, 2006
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Ironside A. C. Early 1900s929 viewsTop left - Manager Casey Glasson
Top right - Secretary Frank Closs
Second row left to right - Andy Sperry, Charles Egler, Frank WIley, Ottie Menthner [sp?], George Carroll Hughes
Bottom row left to right - Jack Phalen, Ed Barrett, Ernie Wolf, Jack Kurfess, and Harry Van Sant
Photo from David Kane
Nov 04, 2006
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1931 Newark Bears578 viewsPhoto from J. TeagueNov 04, 2006
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1911 Map738 viewsNov 04, 2006
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Gorto Jr, John670 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Hargreaves, Charlie503 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Hargreaves, Charlie555 viewsAug 15, 2006
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1945473 viewsBob Luke, a Negro Leagues Author, writes that the series actually occured a year later in 1946, the fist and only year the Eagles appeared in a World Series. They won, four games to three.Aug 15, 2006
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Thomas Jr., Lloyd600 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Graef, Fred & Nat Bodian685 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Brown, Vic & Betty Lytle690 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Gorto Jr, John563 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Lawton, John A. Shortstop465 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Lytle, Betty557 viewsAug 15, 2006
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1272 viewsPostcardAug 15, 2006
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Ruppert, Jacob830 viewsAug 15, 2006
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Fiducia, Fred 1926717 viewsImage from Mrs. Maryann LeoAug 15, 2006
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Fusaci, Charlie935 viewsAug 15, 2006
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