Recent MLB Deaths:   Frank Torre  -   George Zuverink  -   Jerry Lumpe  -   Jim Command  -   Bob Wiesler  -   Red Wilson  -   Dave Bakenhaster
 

1917 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  78-75   .510
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Hughie Jennings
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Navin Field
Attendance:  457,289
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Sam Crawford (37)
Youngest Player:  Babe Ellison (21)
Longest Tenure:  Sam Crawford (15)
Top Hitter:  Ty Cobb (1)
Top Pitcher:  Bernie Boland (9)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  84.84%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Chi White Sox10054.649--
Boston9062.5929.0
Cleveland8866.57112.0
Detroit7875.51021.5
Washington7479.48425.5
NY Yankees7182.46428.5
St. Louis5797.37043.0
Philadelphia5598.35944.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
-Bernie BolandPMLB5-8168RightRight1/21/189225Rochester,New YorkUDFA 

-George Burns1BMLB6-1180RightRight1/31/189324Niles,OhioUDFA 
-Donie BushSSMLB5-6140BothRight10/8/188729Indianapolis,IndianaUDFA 
-Ty CobbOFMLB6-1175LeftRight12/18/188630Narrows,GeorgiaUDFA 
-Johnny CouchPMLB6-0180LeftRight3/31/189126Vaughn,MontanaUDFA 
-Harry CoveleskiPMLB6-0180BothLeft4/23/188631Shamokin,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
-Sam CrawfordOFMLB6-0190LeftLeft4/18/188037Wahoo,NebraskaUDFA 
-George CunninghamPMLB5-11185RightRight7/13/189422Sturgeon Lake,MinnesotaUDFA 
-Hooks DaussPMLB5-10168RightRight9/22/188927Indianapolis,IndianaUDFA 
-Tony DeFate2BMLB5-8158RightRight2/22/189522Kansas City,MissouriUDFA 
-Ben Dyer3B-SSMLB5-11170RightRight2/13/189324Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
-Howard EhmkePMLB6-3190RightRight4/24/189423Silver Creek,New YorkUDFA 
-Babe Ellison1B-2BMLB5-11170RightRight11/15/189521Rutland,ArkansasUDFA 
-Ira FlagsteadOFMLB5-9165RightRight9/22/189323Montague,MichiganUDFA 
-George HarperOFMLB5-8167LeftRight6/24/189225Arlington,KentuckyUDFA 
-Harry HeilmannOF-1BMLB6-1195RightRight8/3/189422San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Bill JamesPMLB6-4195BothRight1/20/188730Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
-Bob Jones3BMLB6-0170LeftRight12/2/188927Clayton,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Deacon JonesPMLB6-1174RightRight12/20/189224Arcadia,KansasUDFA 
-Willie MitchellPMLB6-0176RightLeft12/1/188927Pleasant Grove,MississippiUDFA 
-Fred NicholsonOFMLB5-10173RightRight9/1/189422Honey Grove,TexasUDFA 
-Tubby SpencerCMLB5-10215RightRight1/26/188433Oil City,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
-Oscar StanageCMLB5-11190RightRight3/17/188334Tulare,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Bobby VeachOFMLB5-11160LeftRight6/29/188829Island,KentuckyUDFA 
-Ossie Vitt3BMLB5-10150RightRight1/4/189027San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Frank WalkerOFMLB5-11165RightRight9/22/189422Enoree,South CarolinaUDFA 
-Archie YelleCMLB5-10170RightRight6/11/189225Saginaw,MichiganUDFA 
-Ralph Young2BMLB5-5165BothRight9/19/188927Philadelphia,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jimmy BurkeAssistant Coach 
Hughie JenningsManager 


About Us  |  Site Map  |  Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

Boxscores data is obtained free of charge from Retrosheet.org.

Please Support The Baseball Cube.