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1952 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  
Team Record:  50-104   .325
Result:   8th in American League
Manager(s):  Fred Hutchinson, Red Rolfe
General Manager:   Charlie Gehringer
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  1,026,846
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Swift (37)
Youngest Player:  Bud Black (19)
Longest Tenure:  Hal Newhouser, Dizzy Trout (14)
Top Hitter:  Walt Dropo (10)
Top Pitcher:  Ted Gray (9)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  79.25%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9559.617--
Cleveland9361.6042.0
Chi White Sox8173.52614.0
Philadelphia7975.51316.0
Washington7876.50617.0
Boston7678.49419.0
St. Louis6490.41631.0
Detroit50104.32545.0

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
15Matt BattsCMLB5-11200RightRight10/16/192130San Antonio,TexasUDFA 

8Neil BerrySS-2BMLB5-10170RightRight1/11/192230Kalamazoo,MichiganUDFA 
37,19Bud BlackPMLB6-3197RightRight7/9/193219St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
24Jim DelsingOFMLB5-10175LeftRight11/13/192526Rudolph,WisconsinUDFA 
11Walt Dropo1BMLB6-5220RightRight1/30/192329Moosup,ConnecticutUDFA 
14Hoot EversOFMLB6-2185RightRight2/8/192131St. Louis,MissouriUDFA 
28Al Federoff2BMLB5-10165RightRight7/11/192427Bairdford,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
31Ned GarverPMLB5-10180RightRight12/25/192526Ney,OhioUDFA 
1Joe GinsbergCMLB5-11180LeftRight10/11/192625New York,New YorkUDFA 
34Ted GrayPMLB5-11175BothLeft12/31/192427Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
3Johnny GrothOFMLB6-0182RightRight7/23/192625Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
2Fred Hatfield3B-2BMLB6-1171LeftRight3/18/192527Lanett,AlabamaUDFA 
44Billy HoeftPMLB6-3205LeftLeft5/17/193220Oshkosh,WisconsinUDFA 
32Johnny HoppOF-1BMLB5-10175LeftLeft7/18/191635Hastings,NebraskaUDFA 
21Art HouttemanPMLB6-2188RightRight8/7/192724Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
29Fred HutchinsonPMLB6-2200LeftRight8/12/191932Seattle,WashingtonUDFA 
26Ken JohnsonPMLB6-1185LeftLeft1/14/192329Topeka,KansasUDFA 
7George Kell3BMLB5-9175RightRight8/23/192229Swifton,ArkansasUDFA 
17Don Kolloway2B-1BMLB6-3200RightRight8/4/191833Posen,IllinoisUDFA 
26Harvey KuennOF-SSMLB6-2190RightRight12/4/193021West Allis,WisconsinUDFA 
14Don LenhardtOF-1BMLB6-3190RightRight10/4/192229Alton,IllinoisUDFA 
32George LerchenOFMLB5-11175BothRight12/1/192229Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
15Carl LinhartHMLB5-11184LeftRight12/14/192922Zborov,Czech RepublicUDFA 
2Johnny LiponSSMLB6-0175RightRight11/10/192229Martins Ferry,OhioUDFA 
38Dick LittlefieldPMLB6-0180LeftLeft3/18/192626Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
30Don LundOFMLB6-0200RightRight5/18/192329Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
14Dave MadisonPMLB6-3190RightRight2/1/192131Brooksville,MississippiUDFA 
5Cliff MapesOFMLB6-3205LeftRight3/13/192230Sutherland,NebraskaUDFA 
37Dick MarlowePMLB6-2170RightRight6/27/192923Hickory,North CarolinaUDFA 
31Wayne McLelandPMLB6-0180RightRight8/29/192427Milton,IowaUDFA 
6Pat MullinOFMLB6-2190LeftRight11/1/191734Trotter,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Hal NewhouserPMLB6-2192LeftLeft5/20/192131Detroit,MichiganUDFA 
7Johnny PeskySS-3BMLB5-9168LeftRight9/27/191932Portland,OregonUDFA 
4Jerry Priddy2BMLB5-11180RightRight11/9/191932Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
12Steve SouchockOF-1BMLB6-2203RightRight3/3/191933Yatesboro,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
24Marlin StuartPMLB6-2185LeftRight8/8/191833Paragould,ArkansasUDFA 
18Russ SullivanOFMLB6-0196LeftRight2/23/192329Fredericksburg,VirginiaUDFA 
9Bob SwiftCMLB5-11180RightRight3/6/191537Salina,KansasUDFA 
30Ben Taylor1BMLB6-0185LeftLeft9/30/192427Metropolis,IllinoisUDFA 
11Dizzy TroutPMLB6-2195RightRight6/29/191537Sandcut,IndianaUDFA 
22Virgil TrucksPMLB5-11198RightRight4/26/191735Birmingham,AlabamaUDFA 
19Bill TuttleOFMLB6-0190RightRight7/4/192922Elwood,IllinoisUDFA 
20Vic WertzOF-1BMLB6-0186LeftRight2/9/192527York,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
25Hal WhitePMLB5-10170RightRight3/18/191933Utica,New YorkUDFA 
18Bill WightPMLB6-1180LeftLeft4/12/192230Rio Vista,CaliforniaUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Dick BartellAssistant Coach 
Rick FerrellAssistant Coach 
Charlie GehringerGeneral Manager 
Fred HutchinsonManager 
Ted LyonsAssistant Coach 
Van PatrickBroadcaster 
Red RolfeManager 


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