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1928 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  68-86   .442
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  George Moriarty
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Navin Field
Attendance:  474,323
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Larry Woodall (33)
Youngest Player:  Josh Billings (20)
Longest Tenure:  Harry Heilmann (14)
Top Hitter:  Charlie Gehringer (3)
Top Pitcher:  Ownie Carroll (18)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  74.10%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees10153.656--
Philadelphia9855.6412.5
St. Louis8272.53219.0
Washington7579.48726.0
Chi White Sox7282.46829.0
Detroit6886.44233.0
Cleveland6292.40339.0
Boston5796.37343.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
-Josh BillingsPMLB5-11180RightRight9/27/190720New York,New YorkUDFA 

-Ownie CarrollPMLB165RightRight11/11/190225Kearny,New JerseyUDFA 
-Paul EasterlingOFMLB5-11180RightRight9/28/190522Reidsville,GeorgiaUDFA 
-Bob FothergillOFMLB230RightRight8/16/189730Massillon,OhioUDFA 
-Chick GallowaySSMLB5-8160RightRight8/4/189631Clinton,South CarolinaUDFA 
-Charlie Gehringer2BMLB5-11180LeftRight5/11/190325Fowlerville,MichiganUDFA 
-Sam GibsonPMLB6-2198LeftRight8/5/189928King,North CarolinaUDFA 
-Pinky HargraveCMLB5-8180BothRight1/31/189632New Haven,IndianaUDFA 
-Harry HeilmannOF-1BMLB6-1195RightRight8/3/189433San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Ken HollowayPMLB6-0185RightRight8/8/189730Barwick,GeorgiaUDFA 
-Marty McManus2B-3BMLB5-10160RightRight3/14/190028Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
-Johnny Neun1BMLB5-10175BothLeft10/28/190027Baltimore,MarylandUDFA 
-Phil PagePMLB6-2175RightLeft8/23/190522Springfield,MassachusettsUDFA 
-Harry RiceOFMLB5-9185LeftRight11/22/190126Ware Station,IllinoisUDFA 
-Merv SheaCMLB5-11175RightRight9/5/190027San Francisco,CaliforniaUDFA 
-George SmithPMLB6-1175RightRight10/27/190126Louisville,KentuckyUDFA 
-Vic SorrellPMLB5-10180RightRight4/9/190127Morrisville,North CarolinaUDFA 
-John StoneOFMLB6-1178LeftRight10/10/190522Mulberry,TennesseeUDFA 
-Lil StonerPMLB5-9180RightRight2/28/189929Bowie,TexasUDFA 
-Charlie SullivanPMLB6-1185LeftRight5/23/190325Yadkin Valley,North CarolinaUDFA 
-Bill Sweeney1BMLB5-11180RightRight12/29/190423Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
-Jackie TavenerSSMLB5-5138LeftRight12/27/189730Celina,OhioUDFA 
-Elam VangilderPMLB6-1192RightRight4/23/189632Cape Girardeau,MissouriUDFA 
-Jack Warner3B-2BMLB5-9165RightRight8/29/190324Evansville,IndianaUDFA 
-Earl WhitehillPMLB174LeftLeft2/7/190028Cedar Rapids,IowaUDFA 
-Al WingoOFMLB5-11180LeftRight5/6/189830Norcross,GeorgiaUDFA 
-Larry WoodallCMLB5-9165RightRight7/26/189433Staunton,VirginiaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Lefty LeifieldAssistant Coach 
Benny MeyerAssistant Coach 
George MoriartyManager 
Shag ShaughnessyAssistant Coach 
Ty TysonBroadcaster 


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