Season Information
Team Name
1973 Detroit Tigers
League
American League
Division
East
Calendar
Location
W-L Record
85-77 (.525)   GBL: -12
Rankings (Div/Lg/MLB)
3 / 5 / 8
Runs For/Against
642 / 674   Diff: -32
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
4
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
1973-12-10Jim NettlesTraded by Twins to Tigers for Paul Jata.OF-1B6-0186LL1947-03-02San Diego,CA
1968-  4-  76-MIN
MLB1970-19811968-1986
1973-12-10Paul JataTraded by Tigers to Twins for Jim Nettles.1B-OF6-1190RR1949-09-04Astoria,NY
1967-  5-  95-DET
MLB1972-19721967-1972
1973-12-08Carlos LopezPurchased by Angels from Mexico City Tigers (Mexican).OF-DH6-0190RR1948-09-27Mazatlan,MX
1973-  0-   0-CAL
MLB1976-19781976-1979
1973-12-06Mike StrahlerTraded by Tigers to Brewers for Ray Newman.P6-4180RR1947-03-14Chicago,IL
1966-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1970-19731966-1973
1973-12-06Ray NewmanTraded by Brewers to Tigers for Mike Strahler.P6-5205LL1945-06-20Evansville,IN
1964-  0-   0-DET
MLB1971-19731964-1973
1973-12-05Luke WalkerPurchased by Tigers from Pirates.P6-2192LL1943-09-02DeKalb,TX
1963-  0-   0-BOS
MLB1965-19741963-1974
1973-12-03Jim RayTraded by Astros with Gary Sutherland to Tigers for Fred Scherman and Cash.P6-1195RR1944-12-01Rock Hill,SC
1963-  0-   0-BAL
MLB1965-19741963-1974
1973-12-03Gary SutherlandTraded by Astros with Jim Ray to Tigers for Fred Scherman and Cash.2B-SS6-0185RR1944-09-27Glendale,CA
1964-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1966-19781965-1978
1973-12-03John WockenfussTraded by Cardinals to Tigers for Larry Elliott.C-1B6-0190RR1949-02-27Welch,WV
1967- 42- 761-WS2
MLB1974-19851967-1986
1973-12-03Tony TaylorReleased by Tigers.2B-3B5-9179RR1935-12-19Central Alava,CU
MLB1958-19761955-1976
1973-12-03Fred SchermanTraded by Tigers with Cash to Astros for Gary Sutherland and Jim Ray.P6-1195LL1944-07-25Dayton,OH
1964-  0-   0-MIN
MLB1969-19761964-1977
1973-10-25Frank HowardReleased by Tigers.OF-1B6-7255RR1936-08-08Columbus,OH
1958-  0-   0-LAN
MLB1958-19731958-1973
1973-10-23Ben OglivieTraded by Red Sox to Tigers for Dick McAuliffe.OF-DH6-2170LL1949-02-11Colon,PN
1968- 11- 248-BOS
MLB1971-19861968-1989
1973-10-23Dick McAuliffeTraded by Tigers to Red Sox for Ben Oglivie.2B-SS5-11176LR1939-11-29Hartford,CT
1957-  0-   0-DET
MLB1960-19751957-1975
1973-09-24Duke SimsClaimed on waivers by Yankees from Tigers.C-1B6-2205LR1941-06-05Salt Lake City,UT
1959-  0-   0-CLE
MLB1964-19741959-1974
1973-09-23Bob MillerPurchased by Mets from Tigers.P6-1182RR1939-02-18St. Louis,MO
MLB1957-19741957-1974
1973-08-17Rich ReeseReleased by Tigers.1B-OF6-3200LL1941-09-29Leipsic,OH
1962-  0-   0-DET
MLB1964-19731962-1973
1973-08-07Joe NiekroClaimed on waivers by Braves from Tigers.P6-1190RR1944-11-07Martins Ferry,OH
1966-  3-  43-CHN
MLB1967-19881966-1988
1973-07-11Mark LemongelloSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.P6-1180RR1955-07-21Jersey City,NJ
1973-  0-   0-DET
MLB1976-19791976-1980
1973-07-02Ron LeFloreSigned as undrafted amateur Free Agent by Tigers.OF-DH6-0200RR1948-06-16Detroit,MI
1973-  0-   0-DET
MLB1974-19821973-1982
1973-06-22Bob MillerClaimed on waivers by Tigers from Padres.P6-1182RR1939-02-18St. Louis,MO
MLB1957-19741957-1974
1973-06-15Ed FarmerTraded by Indians to Tigers for Kevin Collins and Tom Timmermann.P6-5210RR1949-10-18Evergreen Park,IL
1967-  5-  91-CLE
MLB1971-19831967-1986
1973-06-15Tom TimmermannTraded by Tigers with Kevin Collins to Indians for Ed Farmer.P6-4215RR1940-05-12Breese,IL
1960-  0-   0-DET
MLB1969-19741960-1974
1973-06-15Kevin CollinsTraded by Tigers with Tom Timmermann to Indians for Ed Farmer.3B-2B6-2190LR1946-08-04Springfield,MA
1964-  0-   0-NYN
MLB1965-19711965-1971
1973-05-14Gene LamontTraded by Tigers to Braves for Bob Didier.C6-1190BR1946-12-25Rockford,IL
1965-  1-  13-DET
MLB1970-19751965-1977
1973-05-14Bob DidierTraded by Braves to Tigers for Gene Lamont.C6-0190BR1949-02-16Hattiesburg,MS
1967-  4-  72-ATL
MLB1969-19741967-1974
1973-04-19Charlie SandsTraded by Tigers to Angels for Mike Strahler.DH-C6-2215LR1947-12-17Newport News,VA
1965- 21- 417-BAL
MLB1967-19751966-1975
1973-04-19Mike StrahlerTraded by Angels to Tigers for Charlie Sands.P6-4180RR1947-03-14Chicago,IL
1966-  0-   0-PHI
MLB1970-19731966-1973
1973-04-02Charlie SandsTraded by Pirates to Tigers for Chris Zachary.DH-C6-2215LR1947-12-17Newport News,VA
1965- 21- 417-BAL
MLB1967-19751966-1975
1973-04-02Chris ZacharyTraded by Tigers to Pirates for Charlie Sands.P6-2200LR1944-02-19Knoxville,TN
1962-  0-   0-HOU
MLB1963-19731963-1973
1973-04-02Tim HosleyPurchased by Athletics from Tigers.C-DH5-10195RR1947-05-10Spartanburg,SC
1966-  0-   0-DET
MLB1970-19811967-1982
1973-03-27Danny FifeTraded by Tigers with Cash to Twins for Jim Perry.P6-3175RR1949-10-05Harrisburg,IL
1971-  2-  44-DET
MLB1973-19741973-1974
1973-03-27Jim PerryTraded by Twins to Tigers for Danny Fife and Cash.P-OF6-4200BR1935-10-30Williamston,NC
1956-  0-   0-CLE
MLB1959-19751956-1975
1973-03-25Bruce KimmTraded by Angels to Tigers for Bobby Brooks.C-DH5-11175RR1951-06-29Cedar Rapids,IA
1969-  7- 147-CHA
MLB1976-19801969-1980
1973-03-25Bobby BrooksTraded by Tigers to Angels for Bruce Kimm.OF5-8165RR1945-11-01Los Angeles,CA
1965- 15- 299-KC1
MLB1969-19731969-1973
1973-01-22Jack WhillockTraded by Tigers to Expos for Don Koonce.P6-3195RR1942-11-04Clinton,AR
1964-  0-   0-SLN
MLB1971-19711971-1971
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