Season Information
Team Name
1972 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
86-70 (.551)   GBL: -0
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
1 / 3 / 5
Runs For/Against
558 / 514   Diff: +44
Playoffs
Lost ALCS (Athletics)
Playoff Series
Lost ALCS (Athletics)
Playoff Series
ALCS vs OAK (L 3-2)
General Manager(s)
Manager(s)
Ballpark
Spring Training W-L
Not available
Spring Ballpark
Top Draft Pick
Jerry Manuel (1-20)
Attendance
Attendance Rank
2
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
1972-11-30Rich ReesePurchased by Tigers from Twins.1B-OF6-3200LL1941-09-29Leipsic,OH
1962-  0-   0-DET
MLB1964-19731962-1973
1972-11-30Dick SharonTraded by Pirates to Tigers for Norm McRae and Jim Foor.OF6-2195RR1950-04-15San Mateo,CA
1968-  1-   9-PIT
MLB1973-19751973-1975
1972-11-30Norm McRaeTraded by Tigers with Jim Foor to Pirates for Dick Sharon.P6-1195RR1947-09-26Elizabeth,NJ
1966-  0-   0-DET
MLB1969-19701969-1970
1972-11-30Jim FoorTraded by Tigers with Norm McRae to Pirates for Dick Sharon.P6-2170LL1949-01-13St. Louis,MO
1967-  1-  15-DET
MLB1971-19731967-1973
1972-10-25Tom HallerPurchased by Phillies from Tigers.C-OF6-4195LR1937-06-23Lockport,IL
1958-  0-   0-SFN
MLB1961-19721958-1972
1972-10-25Don LeshnockPurchased by Phillies from Tigers.P6-3195RL1946-11-25Youngstown,OH
1968- 23- 527-DET
MLB1972-19721969-1972
1972-09-06Bill GilbrethClaimed on waivers by Angels from Tigers.P6-0180LL1947-09-03Abilene,TX
1969-  3-  67-DET
MLB1971-19741969-1974
1972-08-31Frank HowardPurchased by Tigers from Rangers.OF-1B6-7255RR1936-08-08Columbus,OH
1958-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1958-19731958-1973
1972-08-04Duke SimsClaimed on waivers by Tigers from Dodgers.C-1B6-2205LR1941-06-05Salt Lake City,UT
1959-  0-   0-CLE
MLB1964-19741959-1974
1972-08-02Woodie FrymanClaimed on waivers by Tigers from Phillies.P6-2205RL1940-04-15Ewing,KY
1965-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1966-19831965-1983
1972-07-31Ron PerranoskiReleased by Tigers.P6-0192LL1936-04-01Paterson,NJ
1958-  0-   0-CHN
MLB1961-19731958-1973
1972-07-08John HillerSigned as Free Agent by Tigers.P6-0195RL1943-04-08Toronto,ON
1962-  0-   0-DET
MLB1965-19801963-1980
1972-05-30Norm McRaeTraded by Rangers to Tigers for Dalton Jones.P6-1195RR1947-09-26Elizabeth,NJ
1966-  0-   0-DET
MLB1969-19701969-1970
1972-05-30Dalton JonesTraded by Tigers to Rangers for Norm McRae.2B-3B6-1180LR1943-12-10McComb,MS
1961-  0-   0-BOS
MLB1964-19721961-1972
1972-05-09Reggie SandersTraded by Athletics to Tigers for Mike Kilkenny.1B-DH6-2205RR1949-09-09Birmingham,AL
1968-  2-  21-OAK
MLB1974-19741974-1978
1972-05-09Mike KilkennyTraded by Tigers to Athletics for Reggie Sanders.P6-3175RL1945-04-11Bradford,ON
1964-  0-   0-DET
MLB1969-19731964-1973
1972-03-24Cesar GutierrezPurchased by Expos from Tigers.SS-3B5-9155RR1943-01-26Coro,VZ
1960-  0-   0-PIT
MLB1967-19711967-1971
1972-01-01Billy BaldwinSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.OF-P6-0175LL1951-06-09Tazewell,VA
1972-  0-   0-DET
MLB1975-19761975-1978
1972-01-01Tom MakowskiSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.P5-11185RL1950-12-22Buffalo,NY
1972-  0-   0-DET
MLB1975-19751975-1977
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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