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1948 Detroit TigersOrganizational Roster
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Eddie Lake played in the Detroit Tigers organization in 1948
The Org Roster is a list of all players who played at least one game for the Detroit Tigers organization in 1948. 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.

Minor League Affiliates Affiliate History

Team NameRosterLeague NameLevelGWLPctGBLRkRFRADiffManagerBallpark
Detroit TigersStats -- RosterAmerican LeagueMLB1547876.50618.55700725-25Steve O'NeillBriggs Stadium
Organizational Totals:1547876.506700725-25

Team History -- 1948 Statistics -- 1948 Roster VR -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 

1948 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)
Al BentonPDetroit (MLB)
6-4 215 R-R 1911-03-18 37Noble,Oklahoma MLB1934-19521934-1952   (MLB)
Johnny BeroSSDetroit (MLB)
6-0 170 L-R 1922-12-22 25Gardena,California MLB1948-19511948-1951   Western Michigan U. (MLB)
Neil BerrySS-2BDetroit (MLB)
5-10 170 R-R 1922-01-11 26Kalamazoo,Michigan MLB1948-19541948-1954   Western Michigan U. (MLB)
Paul Campbell1BDetroit (MLB)
5-10 185 L-L 1917-09-01 30Paw Creek,North Carolina MLB1942-19501942-1950   (MLB)
Doc CramerOFDetroit (MLB)
6-2 185 L-R 1905-07-22 42Beach Haven,New Jersey MLB1929-19481929-1948   (MLB)
Hoot EversOFDetroit (MLB)
6-2 185 R-R 1921-02-08 27St. Louis,Missouri MLB1941-19561941-1956   Illinois (MLB)
Rufe GentryPDetroit (MLB)
6-1 180 R-R 1918-05-18 30Daisy Station,North Carolina MLB1943-19481943-1948   (MLB)
Joe GinsbergCDetroit (MLB)
5-11 180 L-R 1926-10-11 21New York,New York MLB1948-19621948-1962   (MLB)
Ted GrayPDetroit (MLB)
5-11 175 B-L 1924-12-31 23Detroit,Michigan MLB1946-19551946-1955   (MLB)
Johnny GrothOFDetroit (MLB)
6-0 182 R-R 1926-07-23 21Chicago,Illinois MLB1946-19601946-1960   (MLB)
Art HouttemanPDetroit (MLB)
6-2 188 R-R 1927-08-07 20Detroit,Michigan MLB1945-19571945-1957   (MLB)
Fred HutchinsonPDetroit (MLB)
6-2 200 L-R 1919-08-12 28Seattle,Washington MLB1939-19531939-1953   (MLB)
George Kell3BDetroit (MLB)
5-9 175 R-R 1922-08-23 25Swifton,Arkansas MLB1943-19571943-1957   Arkansas St (MLB)
Lou KretlowPDetroit (MLB)
6-2 185 R-R 1921-06-27 27Apache,Oklahoma MLB1946-19561946-1956   (MLB)
Eddie LakeSSDetroit (MLB)
5-7 160 R-R 1916-03-18 32Antioch,California MLB1939-19501939-1950   (MLB)
Johnny LiponSSDetroit (MLB)
6-0 175 R-R 1922-11-10 25Martins Ferry,Ohio MLB1942-19541942-1954   (MLB)
Eddie Mayo2B-3BDetroit (MLB)
5-11 178 L-R 1910-04-15 38Holyoke,Massachusetts MLB1936-19481936-1948   (MLB)
John McHale1BDetroit (MLB)
6-0 200 L-R 1921-09-21 26Detroit,Michigan MLB1943-19481943-1948   Notre Dame (MLB)
Ed MierkowiczOFDetroit (MLB)
6-4 205 R-R 1924-03-06 24Wyandotte,Michigan MLB1945-19501945-1950   (MLB)
Pat MullinOFDetroit (MLB)
6-2 190 L-R 1917-11-01 30Trotter,Pennsylvania MLB1940-19531940-1953   (MLB)
Hal NewhouserPDetroit (MLB)
6-2 192 L-L 1921-05-20 27Detroit,Michigan MLB1939-19551939-1955   (MLB)
Jimmy OutlawOF-3BDetroit (MLB)
5-8 168 R-R 1913-01-20 35Orme,Tennessee MLB1937-19491937-1949   Auburn U. (MLB)
Stubby OvermirePDetroit (MLB)
5-7 170 R-L 1919-05-16 29Moline,Michigan MLB1943-19521943-1952   Western Michigan U. (MLB)
Billy PiercePDetroit (MLB)
5-10 160 L-L 1927-04-02 21Detroit,Michigan MLB1945-19641945-1964   (MLB)
Hank RiebeCDetroit (MLB)
5-9 175 R-R 1921-10-10 26Cleveland,Ohio MLB1942-19491942-1949   (MLB)
Bob SwiftCDetroit (MLB)
5-11 180 R-R 1915-03-06 33Salina,Kansas MLB1940-19531940-1953
1935-   UDFA-DET
(MLB)
Dizzy TroutPDetroit (MLB)
6-2 195 R-R 1915-06-29 33Sandcut,Indiana MLB1939-19571939-1957   (MLB)
Virgil TrucksPDetroit (MLB)
5-11 198 R-R 1917-04-26 31Birmingham,Alabama MLB1941-19581941-1958   (MLB)
George Vico1BDetroit (MLB)
6-4 200 L-R 1923-08-09 24San Fernando,California MLB1948-19491948-1949   (MLB)
Hal WagnerCDetroit (MLB)
6-0 165 L-R 1915-07-02 32East Riverton,New Jersey MLB1938-19491938-1949   Duke U. (MLB)
Dick WakefieldOFDetroit (MLB)
6-4 210 L-R 1921-05-06 27Chicago,Illinois MLB1941-19521941-1952   Michigan (MLB)
Vic WertzOF-1BDetroit (MLB)
6-0 186 L-R 1925-02-09 23York,Pennsylvania MLB1947-19631947-1963   (MLB)