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1957 Detroit TigersAmerican League (MLB)
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Al Aber played for the 1957 Detroit Tigers
LeagueAmerican LeagueLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTigers
LocationDetroit,Michigan
Record78-76 (5th)League Rank5thMLB Rank9th
BallparkBriggs Stadium
ManagerJack TigheGeneral ManagerJohn McHale,Walter Briggs
CoachesBilly Hitchcock (Third Base Coach), Willis Hudlin (Pitching Coach), Don Lund (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickNone
Attendance1,272,346 (Rank: 3rd)
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1957 Statistics -- 1957 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1957 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
7Harvey KuennssR2615162474173306944584728062415.277.327.388.71524245679.278.111.181.3196.94.10.61.369.326.0    
6Al KalineofR221495778317029423901194338367710.295.343.478.82127656636.281.183.262.3586.86.00.93.625.132.9    
24Frank Bolling2bR25146576721492761540495764281315.259.327.405.73223348644.269.146.236.3278.99.91.12.338.432.2    
4Charlie MaxwellofL3013849275136233248232768454376.276.377.482.85923750580.289.206.362.37813.114.51.14.120.536.8    
8Ray Boone1bR33129462481262531265115747345616.273.353.418.77119340531.279.145.268.34210.78.90.82.338.531.8    
13Bill TuttleofR2713345149113124547264441134414.251.316.328.64414821503.264.077.166.2918.88.20.91.090.218.6    
2Frank HousecL271063483190907361135261511312.259.327.345.67212016390.263.086.187.2949.06.70.71.849.717.8    
16Reno Bertoia3bR2297295288116242823194345127.275.326.383.70911322324.309.108.169.3175.913.32.31.273.827.2    
10Red WilsoncR286018021438131323251935023.239.341.344.6856212213.253.105.239.31411.78.90.81.460.027.9    
5Jim Finigan3bR286417420474201711231815123.270.357.316.673556204.299.046.178.30911.38.80.80.00.012.8    
9Dave Philley1bB37651731549812163171600104.283.309.376.6856511181.301.093.145.3063.98.82.31.186.522.5    
15J.W. PorterofR245814014358021800142011011.250.323.350.6734910156.280.100.200.3059.012.81.41.370.028.6    
3Johnny GrothofR30381031130100016006711101.291.333.388.7214010112.309.097.155.3235.46.31.20.00.033.3    
14Jim BunningpR254594102021140052905006.213.253.287.540274104.297.074.128.2454.827.95.81.094.020.0    
27Ron SamfordssR27549162012051061511001.220.276.275.55125399.263.055.132.2546.115.22.50.00.015.0    
17Frank LarypR2740734901040022209002.123.147.151.29811184.176.028.055.1372.426.211.00.00.011.1    
23Duke MaaspR2845712610180032705200.085.118.141.25910281.111.056.099.1203.733.39.01.271.033.3    
44Billy HoeftpL2542671310203100051405103.149.205.313.51821578.137.164.239.2326.418.02.83.922.350.0    
21Paul FoytackpR263863414000501417012001.222.269.222.49114079.304.000.048.2305.121.54.30.00.00.0    
9Earl Torgeson1bL333050512211500121000001.240.387.380.76719462.282.140.380.35519.416.10.81.650.033.3    
20Jim SmallofL2036427920000221100001.214.250.262.51211244.290.048.048.2344.625.05.50.00.022.2    
26Steve Boros3b-ssR202441461002001800002.146.167.171.3387142.182.025.049.1552.419.18.00.00.016.7    
1,3Bobo Osborneof-1bL211127441001003700000.148.233.185.4185130.200.037.148.20310.023.32.30.00.025.0    
29Bill TaylorofL27923482013000300000.348.348.565.91313323.368.217.217.4000.013.00.04.423.037.5    
1Jack Dittmer3bL291622351002002100010.227.292.273.5656124.238.046.136.2438.34.20.50.00.020.0    
19Lou SleaterpL304120450037001201011.250.286.700.98614322.133.450.500.4084.69.12.013.66.760.0    
30Karl OlsonofR26814120001000601000.143.143.143.2862015.250.000.000.1290.040.00.00.00.00.0    
41Don LeepR231112120003000301000.167.167.167.3342013.222.000.000.1500.023.10.00.00.00.0    
11Eddie Robinson1bL36139000000003010011.000.308.000.3080013.000.000.333.17823.10.00.00.00.00.0    
11Harry ByrdpR32378000000000202000.000.000.000.0000010.000.000.000.0000.020.00.00.00.00.0    
22Al AberpL29288010001001400000.125.222.125.347109.250.000.125.17811.144.44.00.00.00.0    
12Mel ClarkofR3057000001000300001.000.000.000.000007.000.000.000.0000.042.90.00.00.00.0    
25Bob ShawpR2472000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0    
31Jim StumppR2562010000000101000.500.500.5001.0001031.000.000.000.4510.033.30.00.00.00.0    
18Steve GromekpB37152000000000200000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
12John TsitourispR2121000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
28George Thomas3bR1911000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0    
9Jack Phillips1bR3511100000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
41Joe PreskopR2871000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
12Tom YewciccR2511000000000000000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.00.00.00.00.00.0    
Batting Totals: (40 players)1545348614137622437116574364750364127963054127.257.323.378.70120223776004.273.378.213.0008.410.71.31.946.127.4 

1957 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
14Jim BunningR25STMLB2082.6945301514141267.1214918033721824101.077.201.112.426.132.533.06.7143.51    
17Frank LaryR27STMLB11163.984035512233237.225011110523721075201.369.470.872.734.051.494.20.4073.72    
23Duke MaasR28STMLB10143.2845261982136219.1210928023651161001.268.620.942.674.761.783.78.4173.65    
21Paul FoytackR26STMLB14113.143827118181212.01757974191041185001.327.430.814.425.011.133.35.5603.98    
44Billy HoeftL25STMLB9113.483428610141207.0188858015691111001.248.170.653.004.831.613.70.4503.33    
19Lou SleaterL30RelMLB333.76410410019269.1613329928431001.297.921.173.635.581.544.28.5004.11    
11Harry ByrdR32RelMLB433.36371360018559.0532322628201001.378.080.924.273.050.713.51.5714.52    
41Don LeeR23S/RMLB134.661165002038.2482220618190001.7311.171.404.194.421.065.12.2504.89    
22Al AberL29RelMLB336.81280280013137.0463328611150001.5411.191.462.683.651.368.03.5004.65    
18Steve GromekR37RelMLB016.0815114006123.2321616313111001.9412.171.144.944.180.856.08.0004.82    
31Jim StumpR25RelMLB102.03606001013.111430820001.457.430.005.401.350.252.701.0003.96    
41Joe PreskoR28RelMLB111.64707006011.010320430001.278.180.003.272.450.752.45.5003.00    
25Bob ShawR24RelMLB017.4570700009.211982740001.9610.241.866.523.720.578.38.0006.49    
19Jack CrimianR31RelMLB0112.7140400205.29881410002.5014.291.596.351.590.2512.71.0006.51    
12John TsitourisR21RelMLB108.1020200103.18330220003.2321.600.005.405.401.008.101.0003.06    
18Chuck DanielR23RelMLB007.7110100002.13221020001.4311.573.860.007.7107.71.0006.31    
29Pete WojeyR37RelMLB000.0020200201.11000000000.916.750.000.000.0000.00.0002.46    
Pitching Totals: (17 players)78763.56154154209527102211417133061456014750575619301.298.450.933.214.801.503.90.506  

1957 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PDuke Maas28MLBp45-2198411250.9801.090.22---45100.029.2Fielding by Day
PJim Bunning25MLBp45-267121900311.0000.690.12---45100.029.2Fielding by Day
PLou Sleater30MLBp41-692113216.8130.320.19---41100.026.6Fielding by Day
PFrank Lary27MLBp40-23714431458.9831.430.24---40100.026.0Fielding by Day
PPaul Foytack26MLBp38-2123304137.8920.870.16---38100.024.7Fielding by Day
PHarry Byrd32MLBp37-5901000101.0000.270.17---37100.024.0Fielding by Day
PBilly Hoeft25MLBp34-2078282238.9471.060.17---4281.022.1Fielding by Day
PAl Aber29MLBp28-3731000131.0000.460.35---28100.018.2Fielding by Day
PSteve Gromek37MLBp15-23120031.0000.200.13---15100.09.7Fielding by Day
PDon Lee23MLBp11-38160071.0000.640.18---11100.07.1Fielding by Day
PJoe Presko28MLBp7-11010011.0000.140.09---7100.04.5Fielding by Day
PBob Shaw24MLBp7-9110021.0000.290.22---7100.04.5Fielding by Day
PJim Stump25MLBp6-13230051.0000.830.38---6100.03.9Fielding by Day
PJack Crimian31MLBp4-5010011.0000.250.20---4100.02.6Fielding by Day
PJohn Tsitouris21MLBp2-3100011.0000.500.33---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PPete Wojey37MLBp2-1010011.0000.501.00---2100.01.3Fielding by Day
PChuck Daniel23MLBp1-2000000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFrank House27MLBc97--5355425591.9976.070.00--510691.563.0Fielding by Day
CRed Wilson28MLBc60--28029053091.0005.150.00--760100.039.0Fielding by Day
CJ.W. Porter24MLBc-of12--5073360.9504.750.00---5820.77.8Fielding by Day
CTom Yewcic25MLBc1--41106.8335.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BRay Boone33MLB3b-ss117--97245101031027.9908.690.00---12990.776.0Fielding by Day
1BDave Philley37MLBof27--20325119229.9968.440.00---6541.517.5Fielding by Day
1BEarl Torgeson33MLB1b17--9870111051.0006.180.00---3056.711.0Fielding by Day
1BBobo Osborne21MLB1b-3b4--20101211.0005.250.00---1136.42.6Fielding by Day
1BJ.W. Porter24MLBc-of3--2831232.96910.330.00---585.21.9Fielding by Day
1BHarvey Kuenn26MLBof-ss1--200121.0002.000.00---1510.70.6Fielding by Day
1BEddie Robinson36MLB1b1--410051.0005.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BFrank Bolling25MLB2b146--39440116112811.9805.450.00---146100.094.8Fielding by Day
2BRon Samford27MLBss-2b11--17211539.9743.450.00---5420.47.1Fielding by Day
2BJim Finigan28MLB3b-2b3--841213.9234.000.00---644.71.9Fielding by Day
2BReno Bertoia22MLB3b-2b2--210031.0001.500.00---972.11.3Fielding by Day
2BJack Dittmer29MLB2b1--110021.0002.000.00---166.30.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BReno Bertoia22MLB3b-2b83--76125108211.9532.420.00---9785.653.9Fielding by Day
3BJim Finigan28MLB3b-2b59--5810889174.9542.810.00---6492.238.3Fielding by Day
3BHarvey Kuenn26MLBof-ss17--24333460.9503.350.00---15111.311.0Fielding by Day
3BSteve Boros20MLB3b9--7223132.9063.220.00---2437.55.8Fielding by Day
3BRon Samford27MLBss-2b4--22105.8001.000.00---547.42.6Fielding by Day
3BRay Boone33MLB3b-ss4--5122019.8954.250.00---1293.12.6Fielding by Day
3BJack Dittmer29MLB2b3--330061.0002.000.00---1618.81.9Fielding by Day
3BGeorge Thomas19MLBof1--00101.0000.000.00---1100.00.6Fielding by Day
3BDave Philley37MLBof1--000000.000.00---651.50.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSHarvey Kuenn26MLBof-ss136--2253542786606.9554.260.00---15190.188.3Fielding by Day
SSRon Samford27MLBss-2b35--3472418110.9643.030.00---5464.822.7Fielding by Day
SSReno Bertoia22MLB3b-2b7--120031.0000.430.00---977.24.5Fielding by Day
SSSteve Boros20MLB3b5--150061.0001.200.00---2420.83.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
OFAl Kaline22MLBof145--3191352337.9852.290.00---14997.394.2Fielding by Day
OFCharlie Maxwell30MLBof137--317611324.9972.360.00---13899.389.0Fielding by Day
OFBill Tuttle27MLBof128--331561342.9822.630.00---13396.283.1Fielding by Day
OFJohnny Groth30MLBof36--73000731.0002.030.00---3894.723.4Fielding by Day
OFJ.W. Porter24MLBc-of27--4012043.9531.520.00---5846.617.5Fielding by Day
OFJim Small20MLBof14--15000151.0001.070.00---3638.99.1Fielding by Day
OFDave Philley37MLBof12--1601017.9411.330.00---6518.57.8Fielding by Day
OFKarl Olson26MLBof5--600061.0001.200.00---862.53.2Fielding by Day
OFBobo Osborne21MLB1b-3b5--800081.0001.600.00---1145.53.2Fielding by Day
OFBill Taylor27MLBof5--500051.0001.000.00---955.63.2Fielding by Day
OFMel Clark30MLBof2--400041.0002.000.00---540.01.3Fielding by Day

1957 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Walter BriggsGeneral Manager1912-01-20 45Detroit,Michigan --   EXEC
Billy HitchcockThird Base Coach1916-07-31 40Inverness,Alabama MLB1942-19531942-1953   3B-2B
Willis HudlinPitching Coach1906-05-23 51Wagoner,Oklahoma MLB1926-19441926-1944   P
Don LundFirst Base Coach1923-05-18 34Detroit,Michigan MLB1945-19541945-1954   OF
Bob MavisScout1918-04-08 39Milwaukee,Wisconsin --   H
John McHaleGeneral Manager1921-09-21 35Detroit,Michigan MLB1943-19481943-1948   1B
Mel OttBroadcaster1909-03-02 48Gretna,Louisiana MLB1926-19471926-1947   OF
Jack TigheManager1913-08-09 43Kearny,New Jersey --   COACH