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1976 Detroit TigersSeason Roster
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Gary Sutherland played for the 1976 Detroit Tigers
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTigers
LocationDetroit,Michigan
Record74-87 (5th in American League East)League Rank10thMLB Rank17th
BallparkTiger Stadium
ManagerRalph HoukGeneral ManagerJim Campbell
CoachesFred Gladding (Pitching Coach), Jim Hegan (Bullpen Coach), Joe Schultz (Third Base Coach), Dick Tracewski (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickPat Underwood (#2)
Attendance1,467,020 (Rank: 8th)
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 1976 Statistics -- 1976 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions

 
The players below represent ALL players who played at least 1 game for the 1976 Detroit Tigers.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1976 baseball season.

1976 Detroit Tigers Roster

TopPREV   NEXT Visual Roster Major Leaguers Active Players Drafted Players 1st Round Draft Picks Still Active on Roster
UnifPlayer NamePosHt Wt B-T BornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsHigh SchoolCollege(s)Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
21Ray BareP6-2 195 R-R 1949-04-15 27Miami,Florida MLB1969-19781972-1977Southwest Miami (Miami,FL)Miami-Dade Col
1969- 3-  49-SLN
 
15Joe ColemanP6-3 195 R-R 1947-02-03 29Boston,Massachusetts MLB1965-19821965-1979Natick (Natick,MA)
1965- 1-   3-WS2
 
28Jim CrawfordP6-3 200 L-L 1950-09-29 25Chicago,Illinois MLB1969-19781973-1978Tucson (Tucson,AZ)Arizona St
1972-14- 321-HOU
 
20Mark FidrychP6-3 175 R-R 1954-08-14 21Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1974-19831976-1980Worcester Academy (Worcester,MA)
1974-10- 232-DET
 
11Bill FreehanC6-2 205 R-R 1941-11-29 34Detroit,Michigan MLB1961-19761961-1976Bishop Barry (St. Petersburg,FL)Michigan
1961-   UDFA-DET
 
3Pedro Garcia2B5-10 175 R-R 1950-04-17 26Guayama,Puerto Rico MLB1973-19781973-1977  
1969-   UDFA-SE1
 
48Ed GlynnP6-2 180 R-L 1953-06-03 23Flushing,New York MLB1972-19901975-1985Francis Lewis (Queens,NY)
1971-   UDFA-DET
 
49Steve GrilliP6-2 170 R-R 1949-05-02 27Brooklyn,New York MLB1975-19811975-1979Calhoun (Merrick,NY)Gannon U.
1970-   UDFA-DET
 
18John HillerP6-0 195 R-L 1943-04-08 33Toronto,Ontario MLB1963-19801965-1980  
1962-   UDFA-DET
 
23Willie HortonDH5-11 209 R-R 1942-10-18 33Arno,Virginia MLB1962-19821963-1980Northwestern (Detroit,MI)
1961-   UDFA-DET
 
33Alex JohnsonOF6-0 205 R-R 1942-12-07 33Helena,Arkansas MLB1962-19761964-1976Northwestern (Detroit,MI)
1961-   UDFA-PHI
 
46Bruce KimmC5-11 175 R-R 1951-06-29 25Cedar Rapids,Iowa MLB1969-19801976-1980Norway (Norway,IA)
1969- 7- 147-CHA
 
34Marvin LaneOF5-11 180 R-R 1950-01-18 26Sandersville,Georgia MLB1969-19771971-1976Pershing (Detroit,MI)
1968-10- 222-DET
 
27Bill LaxtonP6-1 190 L-L 1948-01-05 28Camden,New Jersey MLB1966-19781970-1977Audubon (Audubon,NJ)
1966- 7- 135-PIT
 
8Ron LeFloreOF6-0 200 R-R 1948-06-16 28Detroit,Michigan MLB1973-19821974-1982  
1973-   UDFA-DET
 
19Dave LemanczykP6-4 235 R-R 1950-08-17 25Syracuse,New York MLB1972-19801973-1980Westhill (Syracuse,NY)Hartwick Col
1972-16- 380-DET
 
29Frank MacCormackP6-4 210 R-R 1954-09-21 21Jersey City,New Jersey MLB1976-19791976-1977   Rutgers U.
1974-   UDFA-DET
 
2Phil Mankowski3B6-0 180 L-R 1953-01-09 23Buffalo,New York MLB1971-19821976-1982Bishop Turner (Buffalo,NY)
1970- 9- 218-DET
 
1Jerry Manuel2B6-0 165 B-R 1953-12-23 22Hahira,Georgia MLB1972-19861975-1982Cordova (Rancho Cordova,CA)
1972- 1-  20-DET
 
12Milt MayC6-0 190 L-R 1950-08-01 25Gary,Indiana MLB1968-19841970-1984St. Petersburg (St. Petersburg,FL)
1968-11- 237-PIT
 
25Dan MeyerOF5-11 180 L-R 1952-08-03 23Hamilton,Ohio MLB1972-19871974-1985Mater Dei (Santa Ana,CA)Santa Ana Col, Arizona
1972- 4-  92-DET
 
22Ben OglivieOF6-2 170 L-L 1949-02-11 27Colon,Panama MLB1968-19891971-1986Roosevelt (Bronx,NY)
1968-11- 248-BOS
 
17Dave RobertsP6-2 197 L-L 1944-09-11 31Gallipolis,Ohio MLB1963-19811969-1981Columbia Central (Brooklyn,MI)Oregon
1963-   UDFA-PHI
 
4Aurelio Rodriguez3B5-10 180 R-R 1947-12-28 28Cananea,Mexico MLB1965-19831967-1983  
1966-   UDFA-CAL
 
31Vern RuhleP6-1 187 R-R 1951-01-25 25Coleman,Michigan MLB1972-19871974-1986Coleman Community (Coleman,MI)Olivet Col
1972-17- 404-DET
 
9Chuck Scrivener2B-SS5-9 170 R-R 1947-10-03 28Alexandria,Virginia MLB1975-19781975-1977Baltimore Polytechnic Institute (Baltimore,MD)Baltimore City CC
1968- 2-  23-DET
 
24Mickey StanleyOF6-1 195 R-R 1942-07-20 33Grand Rapids,Michigan MLB1961-19781964-1978Ottawa Hills (Grand Rapids,MI)Grand Rapids CC
1961-   UDFA-DET
 
10Rusty StaubOF6-2 200 L-R 1944-04-01 32New Orleans,Louisiana MLB1962-19851963-1985Jesuit (New Orleans,LA)
1961-   UDFA-HOU
 
3Gary Sutherland2B6-0 185 R-R 1944-09-27 31Glendale,California MLB1965-19781966-1978Glendale (Glendale,CA)USC
1964-   UDFA-PHI
 
30Jason Thompson1B6-3 210 L-L 1954-07-06 21Hollywood,California MLB1975-19861976-1986Apple Valley (Apple Valley,CA)Cal St Northridge
1975- 4-  75-DET
 
7Tom VeryzerSS6-1 185 R-R 1953-02-11 23Port Jefferson,New York MLB1971-19841973-1984Islip (Islip,NY)
1971- 1-  11-DET
 
5Mark WagnerSS6-1 175 R-R 1954-03-04 22Conneaut,Ohio MLB1972-19971976-1984Harbor (Ashtabula,OH)
1972-19- 452-DET
 
45John WockenfussC6-0 190 R-R 1949-02-27 27Welch,West Virginia MLB1967-19861974-1985John Dickinson (Wilmington,DE)
1967-42- 761-WS2
 
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