Season Information
Team Name
1955 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
-
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
79-75 (.513)   GBL: -17
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
5 / 5 / 8
Runs For/Against
775 / 658   Diff: +117
Playoffs
dnq
Playoff Series
dnq
Playoff Series
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Attendance
Attendance Rank
6
Payroll (usd$)
Payroll Rank
0
Years Active
1901-2020
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MLB Transactions on this Date

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TranxDatePlayer NameTransaction DescriptionPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
1955-12-30Pete WojeyTraded by Dodgers to Tigers for Leo Cristante and Cash.P5-11185RR1919-12-01Stowe,PA
MLB1954-19571954-1957
1955-12-30Leo CristanteTraded by Tigers with Cash to Dodgers for Pete Wojey.P6-1195RR1926-12-10Detroit,MI
MLB1951-19551951-1955
1955-11-30Bubba PhillipsTraded by Tigers to White Sox for Virgil Trucks.3B-OF5-9180RR1928-02-24West Point,MS
MLB1955-19641955-1964
1955-11-30Virgil TrucksTraded by White Sox to Tigers for Bubba Phillips.P5-11198RR1917-04-26Birmingham,AL
MLB1941-19581941-1958
1955-11-27Ken RoweSelected by Dodgers from Tigers in the minor league draft.P6-2185RR1933-12-31Ferndale,MI
1953-  0-   0-DET
MLB1963-19651963-1965
1955-11-27Hal WoodeshickSelected by Tigers from Giants in the minor league draft.P6-3200RL1932-08-24Wilkes-Barre,PA
MLB1956-19671956-1967
1955-09-08Bobby TiefenauerTraded by Cardinals to Tigers for Ben Flowers.P6-2185RR1929-10-10Desloge,MO
MLB1952-19681952-1968
1955-09-08Ben FlowersTraded by Tigers to Cardinals for Bobby Tiefenauer.P6-4195RR1927-06-15Wilson,NC
MLB1951-19561951-1956
1955-07-11Ferris FainReleased by Tigers.1B-OF5-11186LL1921-05-29San Antonio,TX
MLB1947-19551947-1955
1955-07-08Joe ColemanSigned as Free Agent by Tigers.P---200RR1922-07-30Medford,MA
MLB1942-19551942-1955
1955-07-08George ZuverinkClaimed on waivers by Orioles from Tigers.P6-4200RR1924-08-20Holland,MI
MLB1951-19591951-1959
1955-06-15Earl TorgesonPurchased by Tigers from Phillies.1B-OF6-3180LL1924-01-01Snohomish,WA
MLB1947-19611947-1961
1955-06-11Jim SmallSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Tigers.OF6-1180LL1937-03-08Portland,OR
MLB1955-19581955-1958
1955-06-09Jim BradySigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent (bonus baby) by Tigers.P6-2185LL1936-03-02Jersey City,NJ
MLB1956-19561956-1956
1955-05-11Ray HerbertPurchased by Athletics from Tigers.P5-11185RR1929-12-15Detroit,MI
MLB1950-19661950-1966
1955-05-09Charlie MaxwellPurchased by Tigers from Orioles.OF-1B5-11185LL1927-04-08Lawton,MI
MLB1950-19641950-1964
1955-04-08Harry MalmbergPurchased by Tigers from Indians.2B6-1170RR1925-07-31Fairfield,AL
MLB1955-19551955-1955
1955-04-08Ron SamfordClaimed on waivers by Tigers from Giants.SS-2B5-11156RR1930-02-28Dallas,TX
MLB1954-19591954-1959
1955-01-13Ron NortheyTraded by Tigers to Charleston (American Association) for Bill Killinger and Cash.OF-3B5-10195LR1920-04-26Mahanoy City,PA
MLB1942-19571942-1957
1955-01-03Hoot EversPurchased by Orioles from Tigers.OF6-2185RR1921-02-08St. Louis,MO
MLB1941-19561941-1956
1955-01-01Bob DustalSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.P6-0172RR1935-09-28Sayreville,NJ
1955-  0-   0-DET
MLB1963-19631963-1963
1955-01-01Joe GrzendaSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.P6-2180RL1937-06-08Scranton,PA
1955-  0-   0-DET
MLB1961-19721961-1972
1955-01-01Bubba MortonSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.OF-1B5-10180RR1931-12-13Washington,DC
1955-  0-   0-DET
MLB1961-19691961-1969
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Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site Transaction Description Full description of the transaction as entered in the database Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system