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1943 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 78-76 .506
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 632-560 + 72
Roster Continuity 68.60% 7/15
Manager(s): Steve O'Neill
General Manager:
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 606,287 3/17
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Al Vincent
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 1943 Detroit Tigers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    10Jimmy Bloodworth2B5-11180R-R251937Not draftedMLB--
    3Tommy BridgesP5-10155R-R361930Not draftedMLB--
    8Doc CramerOF6-2185L-R371929Not draftedMLB--
    -Rufe GentryP6-1180R-R251943Not draftedMLB--
    15Johnny GorsicaP6-2180R-R281940Not draftedMLB--
    26Ned HarrisOF5-11175L-L261941Not draftedMLB--
    18Roy HenshawP5-8155R-L311933Not draftedMLB--
    6Pinky Higgins3B6-1185R-R341930Not draftedMLB--
    7Joe HooverSS5-11175R-R281943Not draftedMLB--
    27John McHale1B6-0200L-R211943Not draftedMLB--
    21Charlie MetroOF5-11178R-R241943Not draftedMLB--
    16Hal NewhouserP6-2192L-L221939Not draftedMLB--
    14Prince OanaP6-2193R-R351934Not draftedMLB--
    14Joe OrrellP6-4210R-R261943Not draftedMLB--
    -Jimmy OutlawOF-3B5-8168R-R301937Not draftedMLB--
    19Stubby OvermireP5-7170R-L241943Not draftedMLB--
    23Dixie ParsonsC6-2180R-R271939Not draftedMLB--
    5Rip RadcliffOF5-10170L-L371934Not draftedMLB--
    9Paul RichardsC6-1180R-R341932Not draftedMLB--
    20Don Ross3B-OF6-2200R-R281938Not draftedMLB--
    11Dizzy TroutP6-2195R-R281939Not draftedMLB--
    22Virgil TrucksP5-11198R-R261941Not draftedMLB--
    30Al UnserC6-1175R-R301942Not draftedMLB--
    2Dick WakefieldOF6-4210L-R221941Not draftedMLB--
    25Hal WhiteP5-10170R-R241941Not draftedMLB--
    24Joe Wood2B-3B160R-R231943Not draftedMLB--
    4Rudy York1B6-1209R-R291934Not draftedMLB--

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