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1980 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  84-78   .519
Result:   5th in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Sparky Anderson
General Manager:   Jim Campbell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,785,293
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jack Billingham (37)
Youngest Player:  Bruce Robbins (20)
Longest Tenure:  John Hiller (15)
Top Hitter:  Jason Thompson (21)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Morris (24)
Top Draft Pick:  Glenn Wilson (#18)

Roster Continuity:  73.17%
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
NY Yankees10359.636--
Baltimore10062.6173.0
Milwaukee8676.53117.0
Boston8377.51919.0
Detroit8478.51919.0
Cleveland7981.49423.0
Toronto6795.41436.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
41Jack BillinghamPMLB6-4215RightRight2/21/194337Orlando,Florida1961UDFA LAN

16Tom Brookens3BMLB5-10170RightRight8/10/195326Chambersburg,Pennsylvania197514DET
25Tim Corcoran1B-OFMLB5-11175LeftLeft3/19/195327Glendale,California1974UDFA DET
10Al CowensOFMLB6-2200RightRight10/25/195128Los Angeles,California1969751026KCA
15Duffy DyerCMLB6-0195RightRight8/15/194534Dayton,Ohio196619NYN
20Mark FidrychPMLB6-3175RightRight8/14/195425Worcester,Massachusetts197410231DET
23Kirk GibsonOFMLB6-3215LeftLeft5/28/195723Pontiac,Michigan1978112DET
34Dan GonzalesOFMLB6-1195LeftRight9/30/195326Whittier,California1972243DET
2Richie Hebner3B-1BMLB6-1200LeftRight11/26/194732Boston,Massachusetts1966115PIT
18John HillerPMLB6-0195RightLeft4/8/194337Toronto,Ontario1963UDFA DET
35Lynn JonesOFMLB5-9175RightRight1/1/195327Meadville,Pennsylvania197410237CIN
33Steve KempOFMLB6-0195LeftLeft8/7/195425San Angelo,Texas197611DET
27Jim LentineOFMLB6-0175RightRight7/16/195425Los Angeles,California197512280SLN
29Aurelio LopezPMLB6-0220RightRight9/21/194831Tecamachalco,Mexico1978UDFA SLN
47Jack MorrisPMLB6-3200RightRight5/16/195525St. Paul,Minnesota1976598DET
9Stan Papi3B-2BMLB6-0178RightRight2/4/195129Fresno,California1969226HOU
13Lance ParrishCMLB6-3220RightRight6/15/195624Clairton,Pennsylvania1974116DET
32Rick PetersOFMLB5-9170BothRight11/21/195524Lynwood,California19777161DET
46Dan PetryPMLB6-4200RightRight11/13/195821Palo Alto,California1976474DET
48Bruce RobbinsPMLB6-1190LeftLeft9/10/195920Portland,Indiana197714343DET
19Dave RozemaPMLB6-4200RightRight8/5/195623Grand Rapids,Michigan1975471DET
36Dan SchatzederPMLB6-0195LeftLeft12/1/195425Elmhurst,Illinois1976357MON
22Dave StegmanOFMLB5-11190RightRight1/30/195426Inglewood,California1976234ATL
24Champ SummersOFMLB6-2205LeftRight6/15/194634Bremerton,Washington1971UDFA OAK
30Jason Thompson1BMLB6-3210LeftLeft7/6/195425Hollywood,California1975475DET
38Dave TobikPMLB6-1195RightRight3/2/195327Euclid,Ohio197512DET
3Alan TrammellSSMLB6-0175RightRight2/21/195822Garden Grove,California1976226DET
28Jerry UjdurPMLB6-1195RightRight3/5/195723Duluth,Minnesota1978490DET
40Pat UnderwoodPMLB6-0175LeftLeft2/9/195723Kokomo,Indiana197612DET
5Mark WagnerSSMLB6-1175RightRight3/4/195426Conneaut,Ohio197219452DET
44Roger WeaverPMLB6-3190RightRight10/6/195425Amsterdam,New York197616362DET
1Lou Whitaker2BMLB5-11160LeftRight5/12/195723Brooklyn,New York1975599DET
39Milt WilcoxPMLB6-2185RightRight4/20/195030Honolulu,Hawaii1968233CIN
14John WockenfussC-1BMLB6-0190RightRight2/27/194931Welch,West Virginia196742760WS2
Team PersonnelPosition 
Sparky AndersonManager 
Gates BrownHitting Coach 
Jim CampbellGeneral Manager 
Paul CareyBroadcaster 
Billy ConsoloBench Coach 
Roger CraigPitching Coach 
Alex GrammasThird Base Coach 
Ernie HarwellBroadcaster 
Al KalineBroadcaster 
Dick TracewskiFirst Base Coach 


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