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Detroit Tigers 40-man Roster (Current)

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League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2017
Team Location: Detroit,Michigan

Ballparks:   Comerica Park (2000-2016), Tiger Stadium (1961-1999), Briggs Stadium (1938-1960), Navin Field (1912-1937), Bennett Park (1903-1911)

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Organization Affiliates:MLB: Detroit Tigers (MLB-AL)   AAA: Toledo Mud Hens (IL)   AA: Erie SeaWolves (East)   A+: Lakeland Flying Tigers (FSL)   A: West Michigan Whitecaps (Midw)   A-: Connecticut Tigers (NYPL)   Rk: Dominican Tigers (DSL)   Rk: Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (GCL)   Rk: Gulf Coast Tigers West (GCL)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Players in bold are on the active playing roster
  • The 40-man Date is only available for players who were not on the roster as of May 2012 which is when TBC started tracking 40-man roster daily movement.
  • Players listed on the 60-day DL or who are on restricted list are not considered as part of the roster.
  • The rosters are not updated in real-time. There's a lag of about 4-6 hours.
  • Pitchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Victor AlcantaraPMinors23.3576-2190R-R-0.0002012-20162016-11-02Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
    Sandy BaezP23.1216-2180R-R-0.0002012-20162016-12-01Contract purchased from minors
    Chad BellP28.0266-3200R-L-0.0002008-20162016-11-08Contract purchased from minors
    Matt BoydSP26.0526-3215L-L2015-20160.1692010-20162015-07-31Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Buck FarmerSPMinors26.0346-3227L-R2014-20161.0312010-20162014-08-13Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
    Michael FulmerSP24.0116-3200R-R2016-20160.1572011-20162015-11-26Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Shane GreeneRP28.1296-4210R-R2014-20162.0752008-20162014-12-06Activated from DL
    Blaine HardyRP30.0126-2195L-L2014-20162.0372006-20162014-06-15Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Myles JayeP25.0896-3170B-R-0.0002011-20162016-11-08Contract purchased from minors
    Jairo LabourtPMinors23.0196-4204L-L-0.0002011-20162015-11-26Assigned to Lakeland (A+)
    Mark LoweRP33.2936-4180R-R2006-20168.1592002-20162015-12-08Signed to 2-year contract for 2016-2017 ($11m) [Free Agent]
    Daniel NorrisSP23.3356-2180L-L2014-20161.0732012-20162015-07-31Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Mike PelfreySP33.0726-7190R-R2006-20169.1222003-20162015-12-08Activated from DL
    Francisco RodriguezCL35.0786-0175R-R2002-201613.1151999-20162015-11-18Reinstated from bereavement list
    Bruce RondonRP26.1076-2190R-R2013-20163.0372009-20162012-11-20Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($0.85m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Kyle RyanSP25.1836-5180L-L2014-20161.1132010-20162014-08-30Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Anibal SanchezSP33.0286-0180R-R2006-201610.0992004-20162012-12-17Activated from DL
    Warwick SaupoldRPMinors27.0696-1195R-R2016-20160.0682012-20162016-05-13Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
    Daniel StumpfP 26.0816-2200L-L2016-20160.1142011-20162016-12-07Selected by Tigers from Royals in rule 5 draft
    Drew VerhagenRPMinors26.1556-6222R-R2014-20161.0792010-20162014-07-19Assigned to Toledo (AAA)
    Justin VerlanderSP34.0346-5200R-R2005-201611.0022002-2016Before May '12Activated from DL
    Alex WilsonRP30.1436-1215R-R2013-20163.0381975-20162014-12-12Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.175m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Justin WilsonRP29.2216-2210L-L2012-20164.0352006-20162015-12-10Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2.7m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Jordan ZimmermannSP30.3076-2200R-R2009-20167.1542005-20162015-12-02Activated from DL
    Catchers
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Alex AvilaC30.0565-11210L-R2009-20167.0612006-20162016-12-22Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($2m)
    James McCannC26.2866-2185B-R2014-20162.0282009-20162014-09-01Activated from DL
    Infielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Miguel Cabrera1B33.3436-2218R-R2003-201613.1012000-2016Before May '12Activated from DL
    Nick Castellanos3B25.0226-4195R-R2013-20163.0292010-20162013-09-01Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($3m) [Avoids arbitration]
    John Hicks1B27.2076-1182R-R2015-20160.0692009-20162016-04-23Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Jose IglesiasSS27.0805-11175R-R2011-20164.0362010-20162013-07-31Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($4.1m) [Avoids arbitration]
    JaCoby Jones3B24.3206-3190R-R2016-20160.0342011-20162016-08-30Contract purchased from minors
    Ian Kinsler2B34.2776-0175R-R2006-201611.0002001-20162013-11-21Traded from Rangers to Tigers for Prince Fielder and cash considerations
    Dixon Machado2B25.0336-0140R-R2015-20160.0752010-20162015-05-25Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Andrew Romine3B31.0926-1180B-R2010-20164.0492005-20162014-03-21Signed to 1-year contract for 2017-2017 ($1.3m) [Avoids arbitration]
    Outfielders
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Mikie MahtookCF27.1166-1205R-R2015-20161.0112009-20162017-01-17Traded from Rays to Tigers for Future considerations
    J.D. MartinezRF29.2186-3175R-R2011-20165.0362009-20162014-04-21Activated from DL
    Steven MoyaRF25.2006-6220L-R2014-20160.1302010-20162013-12-03Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Justin UptonLF29.2146-2205R-R2007-20169.0602006-20162016-01-20Reinstated from bereavement list
    Designated Hitters
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB YearsServPlay Years40man DateLast Transaction
    Victor MartinezDH38.0936-2170B-R2002-201613.1141999-20162014-11-14Activated from DL


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