Recent MLB Deaths:   Jim Command  -   Bob Wiesler  -   Red Wilson  -   Dave Bakenhaster  -   George Freese  -   Art Schult  -   Don Lenhardt


+    Level: MLB
Team Record:  60-94   .390
Result:   6th in American League
Manager(s):  Fred Hutchinson
General Manager:   Charlie Gehringer
Stadium:  Briggs Stadium
Attendance:  884,658
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Bob Swift (38)
Youngest Player:  Bob Miller (17)
Longest Tenure:  Hal Newhouser (15)
Top Hitter:  Harvey Kuenn (3)
Top Pitcher:  Ted Gray (16)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  55.97%
American League Standings
NY Yankees9952.656--
Chi White Sox8965.57811.5
St. Louis54100.35146.5

DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-04-14@ SLA1L  0-10-11,804Ned GarverVirgil TrucksVirgil TrucksNed Garver 010-10
1953-04-16vs CLE2L  8-11-25,253 Art HouttemanMike GarciaBob HooperRay Herbert 821-13
1953-04-17vs CLE3W  6-5-2,642 Bill WightBob FellerDave MadisonBob Feller 1426-12
1953-04-18vs SLA4L  7-8-0 Billy HoeftDon LarsenMarlin StuartArt HouttemanVirgil Trucks2134-13
1953-04-18vs SLA5L  2-3-16,093 Dick MarloweDuane PilletteDuane PilletteDick MarloweBob Cain2337-14
1953-04-19vs SLA6L  3-6-7,048 Ned GarverVirgil TrucksMarlin StuartNed GarverSatchel Paige2643-17
1953-04-21vs CHA7L  5-7-2,742 Ray HerbertBilly PierceBilly PierceRay HerbertFritz Dorish3150-19
1953-04-22vs CHA8L  7-9-2,345 Milt JordanJoe DobsonJoe DobsonMilt JordanFritz Dorish3859-21
1953-04-23vs CHA9W  8-4-3,567 Billy HoeftSaul RogovinBilly HoeftSaul Rogovin 4663-17
1953-04-24@ CLE10L  1-4-9,283Art HouttemanMike GarciaMike GarciaArt Houtteman 4767-20
1953-04-25@ CLE11L  3-4-5,513Hal NewhouserEarly WynnEarly WynnHal Erickson 5071-21
1953-04-26@ CLE12L  1-2-0Ted GrayBob FellerBob FellerTed Gray 5173-22
1953-04-26@ CLE13L  2-12-17,047Ned GarverBob LemonBob LemonNed Garver 5385-32
1953-04-28vs BOS14L  0-2-3,059 Billy HoeftMickey McDermottMickey McDermottBilly Hoeft 5387-34
1953-04-29vs BOS15L  4-10-1,767 Dick MarloweMel ParnellMel ParnellDick MarloweEllis Kinder5797-40
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-05-01vs PHA16W  7-3-2,086 Ned GarverHarry ByrdNed GarverHarry Byrd 64100-36
1953-05-02vs PHA17L  1-4-4,629 Ted GrayMorrie MartinMorrie MartinTed Gray 65104-39
1953-05-03vs NYA18L  5-6-29,462 Billy HoeftAllie ReynoldsBill MillerBilly HoeftEwell Blackwell70110-40
1953-05-04vs NYA19W  10-8-7,405 Hal NewhouserVic RaschiDave MadisonVic RaschiArt Houtteman80118-38
1953-05-05vs WS120L  4-14-2,605 Bill WightBob PorterfieldBob PorterfieldBill Wight 84132-48
1953-05-06vs WS121W  8-4-2,614 Ned GarverChuck StobbsNed GarverChuck Stobbs 92136-44
1953-05-08@ CHA22L  2-7-25,491Ted GrayJoe DobsonJoe DobsonTed Gray 94143-49
1953-05-09@ CHA23L  3-12-8,700Art HouttemanMike FornielesMike FornielesArt Houtteman 97155-58
1953-05-10@ CHA24W  8-6-0Billy HoeftGene BeardenBilly HoeftGene Bearden 105161-56
1953-05-10@ CHA25L  5-10-20,770Bill WightSaul RogovinSaul RogovinBill Wight 110171-61
1953-05-12@ WS126L  1-10-12,564Ned GarverConnie MarreroConnie MarreroNed Garver 111181-70
1953-05-14@ PHA27L  3-5-2,746Ted GrayHarry ByrdHarry ByrdTed Gray 114186-72
1953-05-15@ PHA28W  7-6-1,699Art HouttemanMorrie MartinArt HouttemanMorrie Martin 121192-71
1953-05-16@ PHA29W  6-3-1,980Billy HoeftCharlie BishopBilly HoeftCharlie BishopHal Erickson127195-68
1953-05-18@ BOS30W  5-2-0Ned GarverSid HudsonNed GarverSid Hudson 132197-65
1953-05-18@ BOS31L  5-8-6,591Dave MadisonMel ParnellMel ParnellDave MadisonEllis Kinder137205-68
1953-05-19@ NYA32L  2-4-25,990Ted GrayJohnny SainJohnny SainTed Gray 139209-70
1953-05-20@ NYA33L  8-9-9,113Hal NewhouserEddie LopatAllie ReynoldsBill Wight 147218-71
1953-05-22vs CHA34W  7-0-19,152 Art HouttemanSaul RogovinArt HouttemanSaul Rogovin 154218-64
1953-05-23vs CHA35L  2-4-8,922 Ned GarverJoe DobsonJoe DobsonNed GarverFritz Dorish156222-66
1953-05-24vs CHA36L  1-3-17,474 Ted GrayMike FornielesBob KeeganTed Gray 157225-68
1953-05-26@ CLE37L  8-9-2,142Bill WightBob FellerBob HooperEarl Harrist 165234-69
1953-05-27@ CHA38L  2-2-13,894Art HouttemanJoe Dobson 167236-69
1953-05-29vs SLA39L  5-11-3,208 Ned GarverDon LarsenHarry BrecheenDave Madison 172247-75
1953-05-30vs SLA40L  4-5-0 Ted GrayVirgil TrucksVirgil TrucksDick MarloweSatchel Paige176252-76
1953-05-30vs SLA41L  1-13-24,007 Earl HarristBob CainBob CainEarl HarristMarlin Stuart177265-88
1953-05-31vs CLE42L  1-8-17,143 Art HouttemanBob LemonBob LemonArt Houtteman 178273-95
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-06-02vs PHA43W  7-7-11,971 Ned GarverHarry Byrd 185280-95
1953-06-03vs PHA44L  7-10-2,478 Ray HerbertMorrie MartinCharlie BishopDave Madison 192290-98
1953-06-04vs PHA45L  2-11-0 Ted GrayMarion FricanoMarion FricanoTed Gray 194301-107
1953-06-04vs PHA46L  6-9-3,112 Billy HoeftCarl ScheibCharlie BishopBilly Hoeft 200310-110
1953-06-06vs BOS47L  2-6-0 Ray HerbertWillard NixonWillard NixonRay Herbert 202316-114
1953-06-06vs BOS48L  0-1-6,957 Dick MarloweMel ParnellMel ParnellDick Marlowe 202317-115
1953-06-07vs BOS49L  1-4-11,917 Art HouttemanHal BrownHal BrownArt Houtteman 203321-118
1953-06-08vs BOS50W  6-3-2,198 Ned GarverMarv GrissomNed GarverHersh Freeman 209324-115
1953-06-09vs NYA51L  2-3-38,489 Ted GrayVic RaschiTom GormanTed Gray 211327-116
1953-06-10vs NYA52L  4-11-7,331 Billy HoeftJohnny SainJohnny SainBilly HoeftRay Scarborough215338-123
1953-06-11vs NYA53L  3-6-5,366 Art HouttemanJim McDonaldJim McDonaldArt HouttemanAllie Reynolds218344-126
1953-06-12vs WS154W  2-1-12,675 Dick MarloweConnie MarreroDick MarloweSonny Dixon 220345-125
1953-06-13vs WS155W  7-6-4,765 Ned GarverBob PorterfieldNed GarverBob PorterfieldHal Newhouser227351-124
1953-06-14vs WS156L  1-6-11,494 Ted GraySpec SheaSpec SheaTed Gray 228357-129
1953-06-16@ BOS57W  5-3-19,151Billy HoeftSid HudsonBilly HoeftSid Hudson 233360-127
1953-06-17@ BOS58L  1-17-5,750Dick MarloweWillard NixonWillard NixonDick Marlowe 234377-143
1953-06-18@ BOS59L  3-23-3,108Ned GarverMarv GrissomEllis KinderNed Garver 237400-163
1953-06-19@ NYA60W  3-2-7,251Ted GrayBob KuzavaTed GrayBob Kuzava 240402-162
1953-06-20@ NYA61L  2-6-14,297Al AberVic RaschiVic RaschiDave MadisonAllie Reynolds242408-166
1953-06-21@ NYA62L  3-6-0Hal NewhouserWhitey FordWhitey FordHal Newhouser 245414-169
1953-06-21@ NYA63W  10-3-26,387Billy HoeftEwell BlackwellBilly HoeftTom GormanNed Garver255417-162
1953-06-23@ PHA64W  5-0-2,463Steve GromekMarion FricanoSteve GromekMarion Fricano 260417-157
1953-06-24@ PHA65W  6-3-2,298Ned GarverCharlie BishopNed GarverCharlie Bishop 266420-154
1953-06-25@ PHA66L  2-5-2,368Dick MarloweHarry ByrdHarry ByrdDick Marlowe 268425-157
1953-06-26@ WS167W  7-3-7,800Ted GrayJohnny SchmitzTed GrayJohnny SchmitzRay Herbert275428-153
1953-06-27@ WS168L  5-6-4,386Al AberSpec SheaAl SimaRay Herbert 280434-154
1953-06-28@ WS169L  2-5-0Steve GromekWalt MastersonWalt MastersonSteve Gromek 282439-157
1953-06-28@ WS170W  5-1-7,865Billy HoeftTommy ByrneBilly HoeftTommy Byrne 287440-153
1953-06-30vs CLE71L  4-6-50,553 Ned GarverArt HouttemanArt HouttemanNed Garver 291446-155
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-07-01vs CLE72W  4-2-5,703 Ted GrayBob LemonTed GrayBob Lemon 295448-153
1953-07-02vs CLE73W  4-2-3,650 Steve GromekMike GarciaSteve GromekMike Garcia 299450-151
1953-07-03@ CLE74L  1-8-17,219Billy HoeftEarly WynnEarly WynnBilly Hoeft 300458-158
1953-07-04@ CLE75L  1-4-0Ned GarverBob FellerBob FellerNed Garver 301462-161
1953-07-04@ CLE76W  6-1-22,319Dick MarloweArt HouttemanDick MarloweArt Houtteman 307463-156
1953-07-05@ SLA77W  10-7-0Dick WeikDon LarsenRay HerbertDon Larsen 317470-153
1953-07-05@ SLA78W  7-1-5,417Ted GrayBobo HollomanTed GrayBobo Holloman 324471-147
1953-07-06@ SLA79W  8-7-2,184Steve GromekBob CainDick MarloweSatchel Paige 332478-146
1953-07-07@ CHA80L  2-3-19,781Billy HoeftMike FornielesMike FornielesBilly Hoeft 334481-147
1953-07-08@ CHA81L  4-14-16,386Ned GarverVirgil TrucksVirgil TrucksDick WeikLuis Aloma338495-157
1953-07-09@ CHA82L  2-4-5,332Dick MarloweJoe DobsonFritz DorishDick Marlowe 340499-159
1953-07-10vs SLA83L  4-8-26,106 Ted GrayDuane PilletteDuane PilletteTed Gray 344507-163
1953-07-11vs SLA84L  2-7-6,519 Steve GromekBob CainBob CainSteve Gromek 346514-168
1953-07-12vs SLA85W  8-7-0 Billy HoeftLou KretlowRay HerbertSatchel Paige 354521-167
1953-07-12vs SLA86L  2-3-22,327 Ralph BrancaDick LittlefieldDick LittlefieldRalph Branca 356524-168
1953-07-16vs BOS87L  2-3-16,011 Steve GromekMel ParnellMel ParnellSteve GromekBill Henry358527-169
1953-07-17vs BOS88L  2-3-17,260 Ted GrayHal BrownHal BrownTed GrayEllis Kinder360530-170
1953-07-18vs BOS89L  3-5-5,160 Billy HoeftWillard NixonIke DelockBilly HoeftEllis Kinder363535-172
1953-07-19vs PHA90W  13-3-0 Ralph BrancaAlex KellnerRalph BrancaAlex Kellner 376538-162
1953-07-19vs PHA91W  8-8-0 Dick MarloweCharlie Bishop 384546-162
1953-07-21vs WS192W  8-7-3,565 Steve GromekBob PorterfieldDave MadisonJerry Lane 392553-161
1953-07-23vs WS193W  9-6-0 Al AberSpec SheaNed GarverWalt Masterson 401559-158
1953-07-23vs WS194W  5-4-7,291 Ted GrayConnie MarreroTed GrayConnie MarreroSteve Gromek406563-157
1953-07-24vs NYA95W  5-1-43,082 Billy HoeftJim McDonaldBilly HoeftJim McDonald 411564-153
1953-07-25vs NYA96L  11-15-16,434 Ralph BrancaVic RaschiAllie ReynoldsRay Herbert 422579-157
1953-07-26vs NYA97W  5-3-0 Al AberEddie LopatBob MillerEddie LopatBilly Hoeft427582-155
1953-07-26vs NYA98L  4-14-49,717 Steve GromekJohnny SainTom GormanSteve Gromek 431596-165
1953-07-28@ WS199W  8-5-6,065Ted GraySpec SheaTed GraySpec SheaRalph Branca439601-162
1953-07-29@ WS1100L  5-13-3,591Al AberConnie MarreroConnie MarreroAl Aber 444614-170
1953-07-30@ WS1101L  4-7-1,279Billy HoeftChuck StobbsChuck StobbsBilly Hoeft 448621-173
1953-07-31@ BOS102W  5-3-21,647Ralph BrancaBill HenryRalph BrancaBill Henry 453624-171
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-08-01@ BOS103W  4-3-10,144Steve GromekHal BrownRay HerbertEllis KinderBilly Hoeft457627-170
1953-08-02@ BOS104W  2-1-0Ned GarverWillard NixonNed GarverWillard Nixon 459628-169
1953-08-02@ BOS105W  9-6-20,434Dick MarloweSid HudsonDick MarloweFrank SullivanRay Herbert468634-166
1953-08-04@ NYA106L  0-15-21,031Ted GrayVic RaschiVic RaschiTed GrayArt Schallock468649-181
1953-08-05@ NYA107L  4-5-10,578Billy HoeftJim McDonaldJohnny SainBilly Hoeft 472654-182
1953-08-06@ NYA108L  2-5-9,852Al AberBill MillerBill MillerAl AberAllie Reynolds474659-185
1953-08-07@ PHA109L  1-3-2,708Ralph BrancaAlex KellnerAlex KellnerRalph Branca 475662-187
1953-08-08@ PHA110L  5-9-2,552Steve GromekMarion FricanoMarion FricanoSteve GromekMorrie Martin480671-191
1953-08-09@ PHA111L  3-4-0Dick MarloweHarry ByrdMorrie MartinBob Miller 483675-192
1953-08-09@ PHA112L  8-8-3,558Ned GarverFrank Fanovich 491683-192
1953-08-11@ SLA113L  2-5-0Billy HoeftDick LittlefieldDick LittlefieldBilly Hoeft 493688-195
1953-08-11@ SLA114W  9-3-2,881Ted GrayDon LarsenTed GrayDon Larsen 502691-189
1953-08-12@ SLA115W  7-3-2,001Ralph BrancaHarry BrecheenAl AberBob Cain 509694-185
1953-08-13@ SLA116L  0-1-980Ned GarverLou KretlowMarlin StuartNed Garver 509695-186
1953-08-14vs CHA117L  0-7-31,101 Billy HoeftBilly PierceBilly PierceBilly Hoeft 509702-193
1953-08-15vs CHA118W  5-4-10,274 Ted GrayFritz DorishAl AberFritz Dorish 514706-192
1953-08-16vs CHA119W  3-2-19,575 Ralph BrancaConnie JohnsonRalph BrancaConnie Johnson 517708-191
1953-08-18vs CLE120W  3-2-33,848 Steve GromekMike GarciaSteve GromekMike Garcia 520710-190
1953-08-19vs CLE121W  4-2-8,053 Billy HoeftEarly WynnBilly HoeftEarly WynnRay Herbert524712-188
1953-08-20vs CLE122L  7-13-7,336 Ted GrayBob LemonBob LemonRay ScarboroughBob Hooper531725-194
1953-08-21@ CHA123L  1-4-21,016Ralph BrancaMike FornielesMike FornielesRalph Branca 532729-197
1953-08-22@ CHA124W  2-1-10,407Ned GarverBob KeeganNed GarverBob Keegan 534730-196
1953-08-23@ CHA125L  1-2-0Steve GromekSandy ConsuegraSandy ConsuegraSteve Gromek 535732-197
1953-08-23@ CHA126L  6-11-22,383Al AberVirgil TrucksVirgil TrucksRay Scarborough 541743-202
1953-08-25vs NYA127L  3-6-12,805 Billy HoeftJim McDonaldBob KuzavaRay HerbertJohnny Sain544749-205
1953-08-26vs NYA128L  4-5-13,633 Ted GrayJohnny SainJohnny SainTed GrayVic Raschi548754-206
1953-08-27vs WS1129L  5-12-2,892 Ralph BrancaSpec SheaSpec SheaRalph Branca 553766-213
1953-08-28vs WS1130L  4-7-18,309 Ned GarverWalt MastersonWalt MastersonNed Garver 557773-216
1953-08-29vs WS1131L  2-7-4,921 Billy HoeftBob PorterfieldBob PorterfieldBilly Hoeft 559780-221
1953-08-30vs PHA132W  10-1-0 Steve GromekJoe ColemanSteve GromekJoe Coleman 569781-212
1953-08-30vs PHA133W  9-1-12,617 Al AberFrank FanovichAl AberFrank Fanovich 578782-204
1953-08-31vs PHA134W  9-7-0 Ralph BrancaHarry ByrdDick MarloweCharlie BishopRay Scarborough587789-202
1953-08-31vs PHA135L  4-10-15,584 Ted GrayBobo NewsomBobo NewsomTed Gray 591799-208
DateOpponentGame#ResultRecordRankAttDET PitcherOpp PitcherWin PitcherLose PitcherSv PitcherRFRADiff
1953-09-01vs PHA136W  7-5-1,915 Ned GarverMarion FricanoRay HerbertMarion Fricano 598804-206
1953-09-02vs BOS137L  2-5-5,366 Billy HoeftMel ParnellMel ParnellBilly HoeftEllis Kinder600809-209
1953-09-03vs BOS138W  5-4-3,600 Steve GromekBen FlowersSteve GromekBen FlowersRay Herbert605813-208
1953-09-04@ SLA139L  6-14-1,744Al AberDon LarsenDon LarsenAl Aber 611827-216
1953-09-05@ SLA140L  0-1-1,960Ralph BrancaBob TurleyBob TurleyRalph Branca 611828-217
1953-09-06@ SLA141W  5-2-3,251Ted GrayLou KretlowTed GrayLou KretlowRay Herbert616830-214
1953-09-07vs CHA142W  6-2-0 Ned GarverBob KeeganNed GarverBob Keegan 622832-210
1953-09-07vs CHA143W  4-2-28,259 Billy HoeftMike FornielesBilly HoeftMike Fornieles 626834-208
1953-09-09@ PHA144W  8-2-0Ralph BrancaHarry ByrdRalph BrancaHarry Byrd 634836-202
1953-09-09@ PHA145L  1-7-2,014Steve GromekMarion FricanoMarion FricanoSteve Gromek 635843-208
1953-09-11@ NYA146W  3-2-7,534Ted GrayAllie ReynoldsTed GrayAllie Reynolds 638845-207
1953-09-12@ NYA147L  4-13-9,589Billy HoeftJim McDonaldJim McDonaldBilly Hoeft 642858-216
1953-09-13@ WS1148W  10-4-0Ned GarverJim PearceNed GarverJim Pearce 652862-210
1953-09-13@ WS1149W  6-4-8,157Steve GromekJerry LaneSteve GromekJerry LaneRay Herbert658866-208
1953-09-14@ WS1150L  1-6-1,257Ralph BrancaChuck StobbsChuck StobbsRalph BrancaJohnny Schmitz659872-213
1953-09-16@ BOS151W  8-3-2,739Ted GrayWillard NixonTed GrayWillard Nixon 667875-208
1953-09-17@ BOS152L  1-2-2,272Ned GarverSid HudsonSid HudsonNed GarverEllis Kinder668877-209
1953-09-20vs CLE153W  8-6-0 Billy HoeftEarly WynnDick MarloweBob LemonRay Scarborough676883-207
1953-09-20vs CLE154L  3-6-23,845 Ralph BrancaMike GarciaMike GarciaRalph Branca 679889-210
1953-09-22vs SLA155L  3-7-20,072 Bob MillerSatchel PaigeSatchel PaigeBob MillerDon Larsen682896-214
1953-09-25@ CLE156L  3-12-6,585Steve GromekDick TomanekDick TomanekSteve Gromek 685908-223
1953-09-26@ CLE157L  3-12-4,335Ted GrayDave HoskinsDave HoskinsTed Gray 688920-232
1953-09-27@ CLE158W  7-3-9,579Al AberBob FellerAl AberBob Feller 695923-228

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