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1949 DETROIT TIGERS

|    Level:  MLB  

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Team Record:  87-67   .565
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Red Rolfe
General Manager:  
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  1,821,204
Playoffs: Season in progress

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Jimmy Outlaw (36)
Youngest Player:  Art Houtteman (21)
Longest Tenure:  Hal Newhouser, Dizzy Trout (11)
Top Hitter:  Vic Wertz (8)
Top Pitcher:  Virgil Trucks (1)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  87.54%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9757.630--
Boston9658.6231.0
Cleveland8965.5788.0
Detroit8767.56510.0
Philadelphia8173.52616.0
Chi White Sox6391.40934.0
St. Louis53101.34444.0
Washington50104.32547.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
8Neil BerrySS-2BMLB5-10170RightRight1/11/192227Kalamazoo,MichiganUDFA 

15Paul Campbell1BMLB5-10185LeftLeft9/1/191731Paw Creek,North CarolinaUDFA 
14Hoot EversOFMLB6-2185RightRight2/8/192128St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
30Ted GrayPMLB5-11175BothLeft12/31/192424Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
19Marv GrissomPMLB6-3195RightRight3/31/191831Los Molinos,CaliforniaUDFA 
3Johnny GrothOFMLB6-0182RightRight7/23/192622Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
12Art HouttemanPMLB6-2188RightRight8/7/192721Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
29,37Fred HutchinsonPMLB6-2200LeftRight8/12/191929Seattle,WashingtonUDFA 
21George Kell3BMLB5-9175RightRight8/23/192226Swifton,ArkansasUDFA 
17Don Kolloway2B-1BMLB6-3200RightRight8/4/191830Posen,IllinoisUDFA 
36Lou KretlowPMLB6-2185RightRight6/27/192128Apache,OklahomaUDFA 
7Eddie LakeSSMLB5-7160RightRight3/18/191633Antioch,CaliforniaUDFA 
2Johnny LiponSSMLB6-0175RightRight11/10/192226Martins Ferry,OhioUDFA 
30Don LundOFMLB6-0200RightRight5/18/192326Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
30Pat MullinOFMLB6-2190LeftRight11/1/191731Trotter,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Hal NewhouserPMLB6-2192LeftLeft5/20/192128Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
27Jimmy OutlawOF-3BMLB5-8168RightRight1/20/191336Orme,TennesseeUDFA 
18Stubby OvermirePMLB5-7170RightLeft5/16/191930Moline,MichiganUDFA 
32Earl RappOFMLB6-2185LeftRight5/20/192128Corunna,MichiganUDFA 
25Hank RiebeCMLB5-9175RightRight10/10/192127Cleveland,OhioUDFA 
1Aaron RobinsonCMLB6-2205LeftRight6/23/191534Lancaster,South CarolinaUDFA 
23Saul RogovinPMLB6-2205RightRight10/10/192325Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
24Marlin StuartPMLB6-2185LeftRight8/8/191830Paragould,ArkansasUDFA 
9Bob SwiftCMLB5-11180RightRight3/6/191534Salina,KansasUDFA 
11Dizzy TroutPMLB6-2195RightRight6/29/191534Sandcut,IndianaUDFA 
22Virgil TrucksPMLB5-11198RightRight4/26/191732Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
5George Vico1BMLB6-4200LeftRight8/9/192325San Fernando,CaliforniaUDFA 
4Dick WakefieldOFMLB6-4210LeftRight5/6/192128Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
20Vic WertzOF-1BMLB6-0186LeftRight2/9/192524York,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
26Hal WhitePMLB5-10170RightRight3/18/191930Utica,New YorkUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Dick BartellAssistant Coach 
Harry HeilmannBroadcaster 
Ted LyonsAssistant Coach 
Red RolfeManager 


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