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1928 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 68-86 .442
Rank: 6th in American League
Run Differential: 744-803 -59
Manager(s): George Moriarty
General Manager:
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Navin Field
Attendance: 474,323 10/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Benny Meyer
Assistant Coach: Shag Shaughnessy
Assistant Coach: Lefty Leifield
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10153.656--
9855.6412.5
8272.53219.0
7579.48726.0
7282.46829.0
6886.44233.0
6292.40339.0
5796.37343.5
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
-Josh BillingsP2021357102105003604 .286.342.400742.114.200.3452.00--1442
-Ownie CarrollP25439871931090171409 .194.248.245493.051.112.2262.00--24114
-Paul EasterlingOF22431141737713122182411 .325.369.482851.158.237.3913.0038.055123
-Bob FothergillOF30111347491102810363832419310 .317.361.481842.164.248.3290.79115.7167381
-Chick GallowaySS-3B31531481739521177215306 .264.331.345676.081.216.2640.20148.051169
-Charlie Gehringer2B2515460310819329166741596922613 .320.390.451841.131.255.3250.32100.5272685
-Sam GibsonP2820424121006002201 .286.318.310628.024.071.3001.00--1345
-Pinky HargraveC321213203888135106341322816 .275.341.441782.166.275.2770.8732.0141358
-Harry HeilmannOF3315155883183381014107735745018 .328.390.507897.179.289.3390.7939.9283633
-Ken HollowayP303033242001000705 .121.121.182303.061.061.154----638
-Marty McManus3B281395007814437587311135132113 .288.354.430784.142.240.2960.6362.5215564
-Johnny Neun1B2736108152331052271001 .213.261.259520.046.111.2351.43--28116
-Phil PageP2239020000000400 .222.222.222444.000.000.400----29
-Harry RiceOF2613151087154211268120134427217 .302.357.425782.124.224.3100.6185.0217571
-Merv SheaC27398582023092291112 .235.309.329638.094.200.2701.22--2896
-George SmithP263927230000001801 .111.143.111254.000.037.1588.00--329
-Vic SorrellP2729552620010001406 .109.109.145254.036.036.146----861
-John StoneOF22261132040103221105813 .354.381.549930.195.248.3691.6056.562121
-Lil StonerP293639472003001613 .179.200.231431.051.077.2126.00--943
-Charlie SullivanP2534000000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----04
-Bill Sweeney1B23893094778155019129152805 .252.287.333620.081.139.2781.87--103329
-Jackie TavenerSS301324735912324155521383351419 .260.308.406714.146.226.2831.5594.6192525
-Elam VangilderP32385841500260001101 .259.259.362621.103.103.289--29.02159
-Jack Warner3B247520633444401344161516 .214.270.272542.058.136.2300.94--56228
-Earl WhitehillP28316741300030051103 .194.250.194444.000.075.2322.20--1375
-Al WingoOF3087242306913223022401714 .285.387.380767.095.260.3000.42121.092286
-Larry WoodallC336518619397101331241006 .210.300.258558.048.188.2220.42--48216
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
-Josh Billings5105.11211631301101188363459484001.599.570.324.783.890.81--
-Elam Vangilder11103.923811702151561638268467432001.479.400.233.872.480.64--
-Charlie Sullivan026.7532001012181291620002.0013.500.754.501.500.33--
-Lil Stoner584.3636114016412615175611642291001.5310.791.143.002.070.69--
-Vic Sorrell8114.792923804017118210691983673001.559.580.474.373.530.81--
-George Smith114.42392002131061035552350542001.448.750.254.254.581.08--
-Phil Page202.4532201022219611031001.418.590.414.091.230.30--
-Ken Holloway484.353011501521201376758232322101.4110.270.152.402.401.00--
-Sam Gibson585.40201851101191558372453291001.7311.620.303.982.170.55--
-Ownie Carroll16123.2734281925223121910084687513001.328.530.233.391.990.59--
-Earl Whitehill11164.3231301211019621413194878930001.499.830.373.584.271.19--


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