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1942 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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Nickname:
W-L Record: 73-81 .474
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 589-587 + 2
Manager(s): Del Baker
General Manager:
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 580,087 6/16
Playoffs:
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Merv Shea
Assistant Coach: Charlie Gehringer
American League Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
10351.669--
9359.6129.0
8269.54319.5
7579.48728.0
7381.47430.0
6682.44634.0
6289.41139.5
5599.35748.0
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
19Al BentonP31356735100000032090.075.075.090165.015.015.143----676
3Jimmy Bloodworth2B241375336212923113572835635513.242.289.362651.120.174.2541.8041.0193573
10Tommy BridgesP35236356110200512012.095.162.143305.048.127.1182.40--969
8Doc CramerOF36151630711662640434443183615.263.311.317628.054.122.2710.42--200679
27Moe FranklinSS28481542440702160075233.260.292.344636.084.130.2590.7177.053164
17Charlie FuchsP299130100010003001.077.077.077154.000.000.100----113
2,22Charlie Gehringer2B39454561200170074000.267.365.333698.067.222.2750.5745.01552
15Johnny GorsicaP2731102101000001010.100.100.300400.200.200.111----311
28,26Ned HarrisOF25121398531081610945544935036.271.351.430781.158.284.2800.7144.2171450
18Roy HenshawP3023120100000012000.083.154.083237.000.083.1002.00--113
6Pinky Higgins3B331434996513334211793772213521.267.359.409768.142.279.2610.2945.4204576
7Billy HitchcockSS2585280275981029222621138.211.278.246524.036.129.2280.81--69309
7Johnny LiponSS193413152520091377021.191.232.206438.015.053.2021.00--27140
12Hal MandersP251841100000000000.250.250.250500.000.000.250----14
21Barney McCoskyOF25154600751762811750115683701212.293.365.412777.118.242.3040.5485.7247680
9Eric McNairSS33266851120140135005.162.197.235432.074.103.1611.6768.01671
26Dutch Meyer2B26145251730290144102.327.375.500875.173.231.3261.0026.02656
16Hal NewhouserP2139521820010038032.154.200.192392.038.096.1822.67--1058
23Dixie ParsonsC266318883740211101322015.197.249.250499.053.128.2131.6994.047202
24Bob PatrickOF24481210130010000.250.333.7501083.500.625.1430.008.069
5Rip RadcliffOF36621441336501200196023.250.294.306600.056.111.2550.67144.044155
9Hank RiebeC20113511120020006001.314.314.371685.057.057.379----1335
20Don RossOF-3B27872262962102330213616217.274.374.376750.102.265.2850.4475.385263
14Schoolboy RoweP32240000000000010.000.000.0000.000.000.000----05
1Birdie TebbettsC29993082476110127403917239.247.331.292623.045.185.2590.44308.090350
11Dizzy TroutP273675916301710416041.213.253.293546.080.147.2594.0075.02283
22Virgil TrucksP25286548100300012013.123.123.138261.015.015.151----966
31Al UnserC29482300000002011.375.375.375750.000.000.500----39
25Hal WhiteP233477713100200325031.169.200.182382.013.052.2508.33--1483
24Jack WilsonP30910000000001000.000.000.0000.000.000-----01
4Rudy York1B281535778115026421903373710316.260.343.428771.168.295.2660.9727.5247653
Batting Totals1728532758913132173776547394050847219073138.246.312.344656.097.193.2590.9370.118325908
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerAgeWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BB
19Al Benton317132.893530914222621087739841105001.308.330.363.334.361.31
25Hal White2312122.903425124712162128070682931001.358.790.253.403.861.13
22Virgil Trucks251482.73282082801671476451374917101.327.880.163.964.881.23
11Dizzy Trout2712183.4335291315022321498851589918101.368.640.613.593.671.02
14Schoolboy Rowe32100.00210000109200270001.108.100.001.806.303.50
16Hal Newhouser218142.453823111145183137735041141032001.366.700.205.585.040.90
12Hal Manders25204.091800011033391915415140001.6410.641.094.093.820.93
18Roy Henshaw30244.062320014161633228327240001.459.150.443.923.480.89
15Johnny Gorsica27324.752800019453633128226190001.6810.700.344.423.230.73
17Charlie Fuchs29336.5794113036432727519152101.6810.461.224.623.650.79
10Tommy Bridges35972.742322112111741646653661975001.298.480.313.165.021.59
24Jack Wilson30004.859000501320873571001.9213.852.083.464.851.40
Pitching Totals73813.1328215665129114139913215874876059867131301.378.500.393.854.321.12
Fielding Statistics
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Birdie TebbettsC97446691210.9770.00
Dixie ParsonsC622744466.9810.00
Hank RiebeC11425011.0000.00
Al UnserC4113001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Rudy York1B152141314619117.9880.00
Rip Radcliff1B4405001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Jimmy Bloodworth2B1343344312266.9720.00
Dutch Meyer2B143156114.9890.00
Moe Franklin2B7151313.9660.00
Charlie Gehringer2B379011.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Pinky Higgins3B1371342433024.9260.00
Don Ross3B20172642.9150.00
Billy Hitchcock3B10000.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Billy HitchcockSS801571992139.9440.00
Johnny LiponSS34851031124.9450.00
Moe FranklinSS326779514.9670.00
Eric McNairSS21273286.8810.00
Jimmy BloodworthSS220001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Barney McCoskyOF154351772.9810.00
Doc CramerOF1503521576.9810.00
Ned HarrisOF1041645102.9440.00
Don RossOF3877432.9640.00
Rip RadcliffOF2443111.9780.00
Bob PatrickOF350001.0000.00
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF
Hal NewhouserP38183104513.9822.70
Al BentonP35226183950.9192.27
Dizzy TroutP35223245666.9303.23
Hal WhiteP34216204166.9102.54
Johnny GorsicaP285352910.9715.77
Virgil TrucksP2816752830.9171.78
Tommy BridgesP23174153212.9792.43
Roy HenshawP236141020.8752.06
Hal MandersP183317001.0002.18
Charlie FuchsP936312001.0003.73
Jack WilsonP9130411.8002.77
Schoolboy RoweP21013001.0003.56


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