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1947 DETROIT TIGERS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  
Team Record:  85-69   .552
Result:   2nd in American League
Manager(s):  Steve O'Neill
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  1,398,093
Playoffs: Season in progress

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Doc Cramer (41)
Youngest Player:  Art Houtteman (19)
Longest Tenure:  Hal Newhouser, Dizzy Trout, Birdie Tebbetts (9)
Top Hitter:  George Kell (3)
Top Pitcher:  Hal Newhouser (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  79.80%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9757.630--
Detroit8569.55212.0
Boston8371.53914.0
Cleveland8074.51917.0
Philadelphia7876.50619.0
Chi White Sox7084.45527.0
Washington6490.41633.0
St. Louis5995.38338.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
7Eddie Lake+ss1031-MLB1586029612719612461110120541914.211.000.3220194--
15,21George Kell+3b324-MLB15258875188295593911611631013.320.000.4120242--
3Eddie Mayo+2b-3b3537-MLB1425356614928464837482801216.279.000.3790203--
2Roy Cullenbine+of-1b2133-MLB14246482104181247832137510610.224.000.4220196--
14Hoot Evers+of2726-MLB12646067136245106787454961413.296.000.4350200--
6Pat Mullin+of3629-MLB116398621022861562386366156.256.000.4700187--
4Dick Wakefield+of4926-MLB11236859104155851148044148.283.000.4160153--
20Vic Wertz+of-1b5322-MLB10233360962246442047660211.288.000.4320144--
9Bob Swift+c5532-MLB9727923701101212233160118.251.000.301084--
1Hal Wagner+c-31-MLB711911955100533012816122.288.000.419080--
8Doc Cramer+of-41-MLB7315721422223004205029.268.000.344054--
27Jimmy Outlaw+of-3b-34-MLB70127202971015312114032.228.000.299038--
29Fred Hutchinson+p-27-MLB56106832522152066014.302.000.443047--
16Hal Newhouser+p-26-MLB40965190009001520033.198.000.198019--
23John McHale+1b-25-MLB399510201031111724010.211.000.316030--
28Skeeter Webb+ss-2b-37-MLB5079131630063079030.203.000.241019--
22Virgil Trucks+p-30-MLB367071920050017003.271.000.300021--
11Dizzy Trout+p-32-MLB34685112131500819010.162.000.353024--
1Birdie Tebbetts+c-34-MLB20531510020133022.094.000.11306--
18Stubby Overmire+p-28-MLB28472700020058020.149.000.14907--
12Ed Mierkowicz+of-23-MLB214268101110112002.190.000.286012--
15,21Art Houtteman+p-19-MLB234021220030103000.300.000.350014--
19Al Benton+p-36-MLB363916100200010031.154.000.17907--
17Hal White+p-28-MLB35182320010027011.167.000.27805--
24Johnny Gorsica+p-32-MLB31100210000017000.200.000.30003--
25Hank Riebe+c-25-MLB870000020002000.000.000.00000--
10Johnny Groth+of-20-MLB241100000021002.250.000.25001--
26Ben Steiner+2b-25-MLB101000000000000.000.000.00000--

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerTrackRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
16Hal Newhouser+226-MLB17172.87403624342285.02681059191101761101.338.460.283.475.560.63----
29Fred Hutchinson+727-MLB18103.03332518382219.221184741461113201.248.640.572.504.630.54----
11Dizzy Trout+2632-MLB10113.4832269262186.1186857266574211.358.980.293.143.570.88----
22Virgil Trucks+2030-MLB10124.5336268252180.2186105911479108501.479.270.703.945.380.73----
18Stubby Overmire+4628-MLB1153.7728177380140.2142625994433001.329.090.582.822.111.33----
19Al Benton+4236-MLB674.40361440127133.01477765116133201.569.950.744.132.231.85----
15,21Art Houtteman+5919-MLB723.422397290110.2106514263658001.288.620.492.934.720.62----
17Hal White+5828-MLB453.613550013284.291433454733401.639.670.535.003.511.42----
24Johnny Gorsica+5532-MLB203.753100016157.244272452620101.216.870.784.063.121.30----
34Rufe Gentry+-29-MLB0081.001000000.1133020009.0027.000.0054.000.00------
Totals: (28 players)85693.57154154771577181,39913826425551035316482711.528.890.513.424.170.82-- 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Bob SwiftC974014556.9890.00 
Hal WagnerC712752233.9900.00 
Birdie TebbettsC209515031.0000.00 
Hank RiebeC320001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Roy Cullenbine1B138118413915111.9890.00 
John McHale1B2519512112.9950.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie Mayo2B1423263651280.9830.00 
Skeeter Webb2B30527419.9920.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
George Kell3B1521673332025.9620.00 
Jimmy Outlaw3B911710.9470.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Eddie LakeSS1582684414394.9430.00 
Skeeter WebbSS60411.8000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hoot EversOF1233541082.9780.00 
Pat MullinOF1062291032.9880.00 
Dick WakefieldOF10119710112.9500.00 
Vic WertzOF83160660.9650.00 
Jimmy OutlawOF3758010.9830.00 
Doc CramerOF3579330.9650.00 
Ed MierkowiczOF1018010.9470.00 
Johnny GrothOF150001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Hal NewhouserP40285235243.9492.37 
Al BentonP3613362441.8822.03 
Virgil TrucksP36180132220.9461.75 
Hal WhiteP358442230.8972.78 
Fred HutchinsonP33219154011.9822.26 
Dizzy TroutP32186224034.9543.00 
Johnny GorsicaP3157912011.0003.30 
Stubby OvermireP28140102112.9691.99 
Art HouttemanP2311041722.9131.72 
Rufe GentryP100000.0000.00 


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