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1943 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  78-76   .506
Result:   5th in American League
Manager(s):  Steve O'Neill
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  606,287
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Doc Cramer (37)
Youngest Player:  John McHale (21)
Longest Tenure:  Tommy Bridges (14)
Top Hitter:  Dick Wakefield (2)
Top Pitcher:  Dizzy Trout (2)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  68.60%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9856.636--
Washington8469.54913.5
Cleveland8271.53615.5
Chi White Sox8272.53216.0
Detroit7876.50620.0
St. Louis7280.47425.0
Boston6884.44729.0
Philadelphia49105.31849.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
10Jimmy Bloodworth2BMLB5-11180RightRight7/26/191725Tallahassee,FloridaUDFA 

3Tommy BridgesPMLB5-10155RightRight12/28/190636Gordonsville,TennesseeUDFA 
8Doc CramerOFMLB6-2185LeftRight7/22/190537Beach Haven,New JerseyUDFA 
-Rufe GentryPMLB6-1180RightRight5/18/191825Daisy Station,North CarolinaUDFA 
15Johnny GorsicaPMLB6-2180RightRight3/29/191528Bayonne,New JerseyUDFA 
26Ned HarrisOFMLB5-11175LeftLeft7/9/191626Ames,IowaUDFA 
18Roy HenshawPMLB5-8155RightLeft7/29/191131Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
6Pinky Higgins3BMLB6-1185RightRight5/27/190934Red Oak,TexasUDFA 
7Joe HooverSSMLB5-11175RightRight4/15/191528Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
27John McHale1BMLB6-0200LeftRight9/21/192121Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
21Charlie MetroOFMLB5-11178RightRight4/28/191924Nanty Glo,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Hal NewhouserPMLB6-2192LeftLeft5/20/192122Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
14Prince OanaPMLB6-2193RightRight1/22/190835Waipahu,HawaiiUDFA 
14Joe OrrellPMLB6-4210RightRight3/6/191726National City,CaliforniaUDFA 
-Jimmy OutlawOF-3BMLB5-8168RightRight1/20/191330Orme,TennesseeUDFA 
19Stubby OvermirePMLB5-7170RightLeft5/16/191924Moline,MichiganUDFA 
23Dixie ParsonsCMLB6-2180RightRight5/12/191627Talladega,AlabamaUDFA 
5Rip RadcliffOFMLB5-10170LeftLeft1/19/190637Kiowa,OklahomaUDFA 
9Paul RichardsCMLB6-1180RightRight11/21/190834Waxahachie,TexasUDFA 
20Don Ross3B-OFMLB6-2200RightRight7/16/191428Pasadena,CaliforniaUDFA 
11Dizzy TroutPMLB6-2195RightRight6/29/191528Sandcut,IndianaUDFA 
22Virgil TrucksPMLB5-11198RightRight4/26/191726Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
30Al UnserCMLB6-1175RightRight10/12/191230Morrisonville,IllinoisUDFA 
2Dick WakefieldOFMLB6-4210LeftRight5/6/192122Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
25Hal WhitePMLB5-10170RightRight3/18/191924Utica,New YorkUDFA 
24Joe Wood2B-3BMLB160RightRight10/3/191923Houston,TexasUDFA 
4Rudy York1BMLB6-1209RightRight8/17/191329Ragland,AlabamaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Harry HeilmannBroadcaster 
Steve O'NeillManager 
Al VincentAssistant Coach 


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