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1978 DETROIT TIGERS

|    Level:  MLB  

Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  86-76   .531
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Ralph Houk
General Manager:   Jim Campbell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,714,893
Playoffs: Season in progress

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Mickey Stanley (35)
Youngest Player:  Alan Trammell (20)
Longest Tenure:  Mickey Stanley (15)
Top Hitter:  Rusty Staub (2)
Top Pitcher:  Milt Wilcox (25)
Top Draft Pick:  Kirk Gibson (#12)

Roster Continuity:  73.80%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees10063.613--
Boston9964.6071.0
Milwaukee9369.5746.5
Baltimore9071.5599.0
Detroit8676.53113.5
Cleveland6990.43429.0
Toronto59102.36640.0

BATTING STATISTICS
#PlayerPosRkAgeDraftedHiLvlGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBPAOUTRCRC/Gbabip
8Ron LeFloreof830UDFA: 1973MLB1556661261983031262681665104471511.297.361.40502707415011095.9.335
10Rusty Staubof-1b234UDFA: 1962MLB16264275175301241213176353521124.273.347.43502797345051105.9.254
30Jason Thompson1b16231975-4-75MLB153589791692532696007496031511.287.364.47202786694371096.7.303
33Steve Kempof27231976-1-1MLB15958275161184157923978713339.277.379.3990232686439986.1.302
1Lou Whitaker2b60211975-5-99MLB13948471138127358776165101389.285.361.3570173567383694.9.318
3Alan Trammellss-201976-2-26MLB13944849120146234314556206312.268.335.3390152504350554.3.300
4Aurelio Rodriguez3b-30UDFA: 1966MLB1343854010225274301193731529.265.303.3950152414300514.6.277
12Milt Mayc-271968-11-237MLB1053522488901037002726234213.250.305.3610127387283413.9.245
25Tim Corcoran1b-of-25UDFA: 1974MLB1163243786131127322427526410.265.322.3210104363260363.8.283
13Lance Parrishc-221974-1-16MLB852883763113144100117130118.219.254.4240122304235303.4.240
2Phil Mankowski3b-251970-9-212MLB88222286180420232228233110.275.344.365081250178274.1.298
14John Wockenfussc-1b-291967-42-760MLB7118723535072201211414117.283.357.422079211144305.6.275
24Mickey Stanleyof-35UDFA: 1961MLB53151154090380191900003.265.306.384058160115194.4.287
7Steve Dillard2b-3b-271972-2-40MLB56130212952071261100705.223.257.29203814311592.1.244
5Mark Wagnerss-241972-19-452MLB39109102612061031120303.239.272.2840311178982.5.265
34Charlie Spikesof-271969-1-11MLB1028171002002621000.250.344.28608322133.7.318
22Dave Stegmanof-241976-2-34MLB814342013001200111.286.312.64310009171336.6.250
Totals: (17 players)1625601714152021834129666903856369531325747145.271.339.3927312193629943688095.288

PITCHING STATISTICS
#PlayerRkAgeDraftedHiLvlWLERAGGSCGSHGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBkWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9BB/SOBABIPGB/FB
21Jim Slaton29281969-15-355MLB17114.12353411200233.22351171072785921011.379.051.043.273.540.92.2680.94
39Milt Wilcox25281968-2-33MLB13123.76292716200215.120894902268132601.288.690.922.845.520.52.2811.11
19Dave Rozema40211975-4-71MLB9123.14282811200209.12058373174157301.188.810.731.762.450.72.2631.55
41Jack Billingham4435UDFA: 1961MLB1583.88303010400201.22189587166559601.409.730.712.902.631.10.2911.35
47Jack Morris-231976-5-98MLB354.3328700100106.0107575184948401.479.080.684.164.081.02.2881.07
37Kip Young-231976-23-529MLB672.8114137010105.294343393049101.178.010.772.564.170.61.2621.03
27Bob Sykes-231974-19-438MLB663.942210326293.2994341143458101.429.511.353.275.570.59.2950.91
18John Hiller4535UDFA: 1963MLB942.3451000461592.164272463574301.076.240.583.417.210.47.2450.65
31Steve Baker-211974-18-418MLB244.551510001063.166373264239601.719.380.855.975.541.08.3091.42
28Jim Crawford-271972-14-321MLB234.352000010039.145241931924701.6310.300.694.355.490.79.3311.12
29Steve Foucault-281969-43-910MLB243.132400015437.148181312118111.8511.570.245.064.341.17.3641.19
20Mark Fidrych-231974-10-231MLB202.4533200022.017661510001.006.950.412.054.090.50.2322.31
48Ed Glynn-25UDFA: 1972MLB003.07100006014.21155349001.026.751.842.455.520.44.1950.89
38Dave Tobik-251975-1-2MLB003.7550004012.012551311001.259.000.752.258.250.27.3240.77
36Fernando Arroyo-261970-10-236MLB008.312000104.1844101001.8516.622.080.002.080.00.3891.00
42Sheldon Burnside-23UDFA: 1975MLB009.002000104.0444023001.509.000.004.506.750.67.3080.29
32Bruce Taylor-25UDFA: 1978MLB000.001000101.0000000000.000.000.000.000.00--.0000.50
Totals: (17 players)86763.671621626012102211,45614416535941295036844821.438.910.833.114.230.74.281 

FIELDING STATISTICS
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Milt MayC9440658105.9790.00 
Lance ParrishC793533955.9870.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Jason Thompson1B15115039211153.9930.00 
Mickey Stanley1B121268081.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Lou Whitaker2B1363014581795.9780.00 
Steve Dillard2B4188118931.9580.00 
Mark Wagner2B422001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Aurelio Rodriguez3B13179228420.9870.00 
Phil Mankowski3B8042129517.9720.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Alan TrammellSS1392394211495.9790.00 
Mark WagnerSS355579518.9640.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Steve KempOF1573251182.9770.00 
Ron LeFloreOF1554409114.9760.00 
Tim CorcoranOF109186634.9850.00 
John WockenfussOF6089220.9780.00 
Mickey StanleyOF3447120.9600.00 
Charlie SpikesOF99111.9090.00 
Dave StegmanOF7110001.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
John HillerP519219001.0000.98 
Jim SlatonP3523393226.9531.58 
Jack BillinghamP3020193010.9751.74 
Milt WilcoxP29215103612.9791.92 
Jack MorrisP2810651523.9091.70 
Dave RozemaP282091729001.0001.98 
Steve FoucaultP24372420.7501.46 
Bob SykesP22931710.8890.77 
Jim CrawfordP203914021.0001.15 
Steve BakerP15633510.8891.14 
Kip YoungP1410541011.9331.20 
Ed GlynnP101406001.0003.80 
Dave TobikP51201001.0000.75 
Mark FidrychP32247001.0004.50 
Fernando ArroyoP2401001.0002.20 
Sheldon BurnsideP240000.0000.00 
Bruce TaylorP110000.0000.00 
PlayerPosGInnPOAEDPFpctRF 
Rusty StaubDH162.0000.00 
Steve DillardDH4.0000.00 
Lou WhitakerDH2.0000.00 
John WockenfussDH2.0000.00 
Tim CorcoranDH1.0000.00 
Phil MankowskiDH1.0000.00 


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