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1980 Detroit TigersSeason Roster
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Mark Fidrych played for the 1980 Detroit Tigers
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTigers
LocationDetroit,Michigan
Record84-78 (4th in American League East)League Rank5thMLB Rank10th
BallparkTiger Stadium
ManagerSparky AndersonGeneral ManagerJim Campbell
CoachesGates Brown (Hitting Coach), Billy Consolo (Bench Coach), Roger Craig (Pitching Coach), Alex Grammas (Third Base Coach), Dick Tracewski (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickGlenn Wilson (#18)
Attendance1,785,293 (Rank: 12th)
Minor League AffiliatesEvansville Triplets (AAA) 61-74 ... Montgomery Rebels (AA) 68-76 ... Lakeland Tigers (A+) 56-77 ... Bristol Tigers (Rk) 36-33 ...
Years Available1901-2019

Team History -- 1980 Statistics -- 1980 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 1980 Detroit Tigers.
Age displayed is as of June 30th for the 1980 baseball season.

1980 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)
41Jack BillinghamP6-4 215 R-R 1943-02-21 37Orlando,Florida MLB1961-19801968-1980  
1961-   UDFA-LAN
 
16Tom Brookens3B5-10 170 R-R 1953-08-10 26Chambersburg,Pennsylvania MLB1975-19901979-1990Chambersburg Area (Chambersburg,PA)Mansfield Pennsylvania
1975- 1-   4-DET
 
25Tim Corcoran1B5-11 175 L-L 1953-03-19 27Glendale,California MLB1974-19881977-1986Northview (Covina,CA)Cal St Los Angeles
1974-   UDFA-DET
 
10Al CowensOF6-2 200 R-R 1951-10-25 28Los Angeles,California MLB1969-19861974-1986Centennial (Compton,CA)
1969-75-1028-KCA
 
15Duffy DyerC6-0 195 R-R 1945-08-15 34Dayton,Ohio MLB1966-19801968-1980Cortez (Phoenix,AZ)Arizona St
1966- 1-   9-NYN
 
20Mark FidrychP6-3 175 R-R 1954-08-14 25Worcester,Massachusetts MLB1974-19831976-1980Worcester Academy (Worcester,MA)
1974-10- 232-DET
 
23Kirk GibsonOF6-3 215 L-L 1957-05-28 23Pontiac,Michigan MLB1978-19951979-1995Waterford-Kettering (Waterford,MI)Michigan St
1978- 1-  12-DET
 
34Dan GonzalesOF-DH6-1 195 L-R 1953-09-30 26Whittier,California MLB1972-19831979-1980   Fullerton Col
1972- 2-  43-DET
 
2Richie Hebner1B-3B6-1 200 L-R 1947-11-26 32Boston,Massachusetts MLB1966-19851968-1985Norwood (Norwood,MA)
1966- 1-  15-PIT
 
18John HillerP6-0 195 R-L 1943-04-08 37Toronto,Ontario MLB1963-19801965-1980  
1962-   UDFA-DET
 
35Lynn JonesOF5-9 175 R-R 1953-01-01 27Meadville,Pennsylvania MLB1971-19861979-1986   Thiel Col
1974-10- 239-CIN
 
33Steve KempOF-DH6-0 195 L-L 1954-08-07 25San Angelo,Texas MLB1974-19881977-1988Arcadia (Arcadia,CA)USC
1976- 1-   1-DET
 
27Jim LentineOF6-0 175 R-R 1954-07-16 25Los Angeles,California MLB1975-19811978-1980Sierra (Gardena,CA)La Verne
1975-12- 280-SLN
 
29Aurelio LopezP6-0 220 R-R 1948-09-21 31Tecamachalco,Mexico MLB1967-19871974-1987  
1974-   UDFA-KCA
 
47Jack MorrisP6-3 200 R-R 1955-05-16 25St. Paul,Minnesota MLB1976-19961977-1994Highland Park (St. Paul,MN)Brigham Young U.
1976- 5-  98-DET
 
9Stan Papi2B6-0 178 R-R 1951-02-04 29Fresno,California MLB1969-19811974-1981Bullard (Fresno,CA)
1969- 2-  26-HOU
 
13Lance ParrishC6-3 220 R-R 1956-06-15 24Clairton,Pennsylvania MLB1974-19951977-1995Walnut (Walnut,CA)
1974- 1-  16-DET
 
32Rick PetersOF5-9 170 B-R 1955-11-21 24Lynwood,California MLB1976-19861979-1986Manuel Dominguez (Compton,CA)Arizona St
1977- 7- 161-DET
 
46Dan PetryP6-4 200 R-R 1958-11-13 21Palo Alto,California MLB1976-19911979-1991El Dorado (Placentia,CA)
1976- 4-  74-DET
 
48Bruce RobbinsP6-1 190 L-L 1959-09-10 20Portland,Indiana MLB1977-19831979-1980Blackford (Hartford City,IN)
1977-14- 343-DET
 
19Dave RozemaP6-4 200 R-R 1956-08-05 23Grand Rapids,Michigan MLB1975-19871977-1986Grand Rapids Central (Grand Rapids,MI)Grand Rapids CC
1975- 4-  71-DET
 
36Dan SchatzederP6-0 195 L-L 1954-12-01 25Elmhurst,Illinois MLB1976-19911977-1991Willowbrook (Villa Park,IL)Denver
1976- 3-  57-MON
 
22Dave StegmanOF5-11 190 R-R 1954-01-30 26Inglewood,California MLB1976-19861978-1984Lompoc (Lompoc,CA)Arizona
1976- 2-  34-ATL
 
24Champ SummersDH-OF6-2 205 L-R 1946-06-15 34Bremerton,Washington MLB1972-19841974-1984Madison (Madison,IL)So.Illinois U.-Edwardsville
1971-   UDFA-OAK
 
30Jason Thompson1B6-3 210 L-L 1954-07-06 25Hollywood,California MLB1975-19861976-1986Apple Valley (Apple Valley,CA)Cal St Northridge
1975- 4-  75-DET
 
38Dave TobikP6-1 195 R-R 1953-03-02 27Euclid,Ohio MLB1973-19851978-1985Brush (Lyndhurst,OH)Ohio U.
1975- 1-   2-DET
 
3Alan TrammellSS6-0 175 R-R 1958-02-21 22Garden Grove,California MLB1976-19961977-1996Kearny (San Diego,CA)
1976- 2-  26-DET
 
28Jerry UjdurP6-1 195 R-R 1957-03-05 23Duluth,Minnesota MLB1977-19841980-1984Hermantown (Hermantown,MN)Minnesota
1978- 4-  90-DET
 
40Pat UnderwoodP6-0 175 L-L 1957-02-09 23Kokomo,Indiana MLB1976-19841979-1983Kokomo (Kokomo,IN)
1976- 1-   2-DET
 
5Mark WagnerSS6-1 175 R-R 1954-03-04 26Conneaut,Ohio MLB1972-19971976-1984Harbor (Ashtabula,OH)
1972-19- 452-DET
 
44Roger WeaverP6-3 190 R-R 1954-10-06 25Amsterdam,New York MLB1976-19821980-1980St. Johnsville (St. Johnsville,NY)SUNY-Oneonta
1976-16- 362-DET
 
1Lou Whitaker2B5-11 160 L-R 1957-05-12 23Brooklyn,New York MLB1975-19951977-1995Martinsville (Martinsville,VA)
1975- 5-  99-DET
 
39Milt WilcoxP6-2 185 R-R 1950-04-20 30Honolulu,Hawaii MLB1968-19861970-1986Crooked Oak (Oklahoma City,OK)
1968- 2-  33-CIN
 
14John Wockenfuss1B-DH6-0 190 R-R 1949-02-27 31Welch,West Virginia MLB1967-19861974-1985John Dickinson (Wilmington,DE)
1967-42- 761-WS2
 
34 Players