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Johnny Bassler played in the Detroit Tigers organization in 1927
The Org Roster is a list of all players who played at least one game for the Detroit Tigers organization in 1927. This includes the Major League parent team and the minor league affiliates. Players who played on more than one of these teams will be listed with all teams.

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Team NameRosterLeague NameLevelGWLPctGBLRkRFRADiffManagerBallpark
Detroit TigersStats -- RosterAmerican LeagueMLB1538271.53627.54845805+40George MoriartyNavin Field
Organizational Totals:1538271.536845805+40

Team History -- 1927 Statistics -- 1927 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions


1927 Organizational Org Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Major Leaguers Active Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
Player NamePosTeam(s)Ht Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationCollege(s)StatusCurrent Org (Level)
Johnny BasslerCDetroit (MLB)
5-9 170 L-R 1895-06-03 32Mechanics Grove,Pennsylvania MLB1913-19271913-1927   (MLB)
Josh BillingsPDetroit (MLB)
5-11 180 R-R 1907-09-27 19New York,New York MLB1927-19291927-1929   Brown U. (MLB)
Lu Blue1BDetroit (MLB)
5-10 165 B-L 1897-03-05 30Washington,District of Columbia MLB1921-19331921-1933   (MLB)
Ownie CarrollPDetroit (MLB)
165 R-R 1902-11-11 24Kearny,New Jersey MLB1925-19341925-1934   Col. the Holy Cross (MLB)
Rip CollinsPDetroit (MLB)
6-1 205 R-R 1896-02-26 31Weatherford,Texas MLB1920-19311920-1931   Texas A&M U. (MLB)
Bernie DeViveirosSSDetroit (MLB)
5-7 160 R-R 1901-04-19 26Oakland,California MLB1924-19271924-1927   (MLB)
Jess DoylePDetroit (MLB)
5-11 175 R-R 1898-04-14 29Knoxville,Tennessee MLB1925-19311925-1931   (MLB)
Bob FothergillOFDetroit (MLB)
230 R-R 1897-08-16 29Massillon,Ohio MLB1922-19331922-1933   (MLB)
Charlie Gehringer2BDetroit (MLB)
5-11 180 L-R 1903-05-11 24Fowlerville,Michigan MLB1924-19421924-1942   Michigan (MLB)
Sam GibsonPDetroit (MLB)
6-2 198 L-R 1899-08-05 27King,North Carolina MLB1926-19321926-1932   Catawba Col (MLB)
Don HankinsPDetroit (MLB)
6-3 183 R-R 1902-02-09 25Pendleton,Indiana MLB1927-19271927-1927   (MLB)
Harry HeilmannOF-1BDetroit (MLB)
6-1 195 R-R 1894-08-03 32San Francisco,California MLB1914-19321914-1932   (MLB)
Ken HollowayPDetroit (MLB)
6-0 185 R-R 1897-08-08 29Barwick,Georgia MLB1922-19301922-1930   Georgia (MLB)
Augie JohnsPDetroit (MLB)
5-8 170 L-L 1899-09-10 27St. Louis,Missouri MLB1926-19271926-1927   (MLB)
Clyde ManionCDetroit (MLB)
5-11 175 R-R 1896-10-30 30Big River,Missouri MLB1920-19341920-1934   (MLB)
Heinie ManushOFDetroit (MLB)
6-1 200 L-L 1901-07-20 25Tuscumbia,Alabama MLB1923-19391923-1939   (MLB)
Marty McManus2B-3BDetroit (MLB)
5-10 160 R-R 1900-03-14 27Chicago,Illinois MLB1920-19341920-1934   (MLB)
Johnny Neun1BDetroit (MLB)
5-10 175 B-L 1900-10-28 26Baltimore,Maryland MLB1925-19311925-1931   (MLB)
Art RubleOFDetroit (MLB)
5-10 168 L-R 1903-03-11 24Knoxville,Tennessee MLB1927-19341927-1934   Maryville Col (MLB)
Merv SheaCDetroit (MLB)
5-11 175 R-R 1900-09-05 26San Francisco,California MLB1927-19441927-1944   (MLB)
George SmithPDetroit (MLB)
6-1 175 R-R 1901-10-27 25Louisville,Kentucky MLB1926-19301926-1930   (MLB)
Rufus SmithPDetroit (MLB)
5-8 165 R-L 1905-01-24 22Guilford College,North Carolina MLB1927-19271927-1927   Guilford Col (MLB)
Lil StonerPDetroit (MLB)
5-9 180 R-R 1899-02-28 28Bowie,Texas MLB1922-19311922-1931   (MLB)
Jackie TavenerSSDetroit (MLB)
5-5 138 L-R 1897-12-27 29Celina,Ohio MLB1921-19291921-1929   (MLB)
Jim WalkupPDetroit (MLB)
5-8 150 R-L 1895-11-03 31Havana,Arkansas MLB1927-19271927-1927   Arkansas (MLB)
Jack Warner3B-2BDetroit (MLB)
5-9 165 R-R 1903-08-29 23Evansville,Indiana MLB1925-19331925-1933   (MLB)
Ed WellsPDetroit (MLB)
183 L-L 1900-06-07 27Ashland,Ohio MLB1923-19341923-1934   Bethany Col (MLB)
Earl WhitehillPDetroit (MLB)
174 L-L 1900-02-07 27Cedar Rapids,Iowa MLB1923-19391923-1939   (MLB)
Al WingoOFDetroit (MLB)
5-11 180 L-R 1898-05-06 29Norcross,Georgia MLB1919-19281919-1928   Oglethorpe U. (MLB)