Sponsoring a Page is a way of supporting The Baseball Cube. Put your name/site/message on your favorite player page!
"Serving Baseball Statistics Since 2003"
Home >> Teams >> MLB Franchises >> American League >> Detroit Tigers >> 1929 Team Capsule >> Team Roster

1929 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

+ Team Roster
W-L Record: 70-84 .455
Rank: 6th in American League
Run Differential: 927-928 -1
Roster Continuity 71.14% 13/16
Manager(s): Bucky Harris
General Manager:
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Navin Field
Attendance: 869,318 3/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: George McBride
Assistant Coach: Benny Meyer
American League Standings
  • A roster of all players who participated in at least one game for this team for this season.
  • The roster is sortable but defaults to an alphabetical listing.
  • Uniform numbers may not be complete for non-MLB teams. It is difficult to come by this information historically. See Data coverage
  • For MLB and Minor league teams, this roster was never an actual roster at any given point during the season.
  • Colleges may be missing players who were either red-shirted or who did not get into game action
  • Full Team Roster for 1929 Detroit Tigers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    -Bill AkersSS-3B5-11178R-R241929Not draftedMLB--
    -Dale Alexander1B6-3210R-R261929Not draftedMLB--
    -Frank BarnesP6-2195L-L291929Not draftedMLB--
    -Josh BillingsP5-11180R-R211927Not draftedMLB--
    -Ownie CarrollP165R-R261925Not draftedMLB--
    -Bob FothergillOF230R-R311922Not draftedMLB--
    -Charlie Gehringer2B5-11180L-R261924Not draftedMLB--
    -Skinny GrahamP6-2172R-R291924Not draftedMLB--
    -Pinky HargraveC5-8180B-R331923Not draftedMLB--
    -Bucky Harris2B5-9156R-R321919Not draftedMLB--
    -Ray HayworthC6-0180R-R251926Not draftedMLB--
    -Harry HeilmannOF-1B6-1195R-R341914Not draftedMLB--
    -Art HerringP5-7168R-R231929Not draftedMLB--
    -Chief HogsettP6-0190L-L251929Not draftedMLB--
    -Roy JohnsonOF5-9175L-R261929Not draftedMLB--
    -Marty McManus2B-3B5-10160R-R291920Not draftedMLB--
    -Phil PageP6-2175R-L231928Not draftedMLB--
    -Eddie PhillipsC6-0178R-R281924Not draftedMLB--
    -Augie PrudhommeP6-2186R-R261929Not draftedMLB--
    -Harry RiceOF5-9185L-R271923Not draftedMLB--
    -Nolen Richardson3B-SS6-1170R-R261929Not draftedMLB--
    -Heinie SchubleSS-3B5-9152R-R221927Not draftedMLB--
    -Merv SheaC5-11175R-R281927Not draftedMLB--
    -Frank Sigafoos3B-SS5-9170R-R251926Not draftedMLB--
    -George SmithP6-1175R-R271926Not draftedMLB--
    -Vic SorrellP5-10180R-R281928Not draftedMLB--
    -John StoneOF6-1178L-R231928Not draftedMLB--
    -Lil StonerP5-9180R-R301922Not draftedMLB--
    -George UhleP6-0190R-R301919Not draftedMLB--
    -Elam VangilderP6-1192R-R331919Not draftedMLB--
    -Earl WhitehillP174L-L291923Not draftedMLB--
    -Larry WoodallC5-9165R-R341920Not draftedMLB--
    -Yats WuestlingSS5-11167R-R251929Not draftedMLB--
    -Whit WyattP6-1185R-R211929Not draftedMLB--
    -Emil YdeP5-11165B-L291924Not draftedMLB--

    About Us  |  Correct this Page  |  Site Map  |  Data Coverage  |  Support TBC | Privacy Policy  |  Contact Us

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

    Please Support The Baseball Cube.

    PayPal Me