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1958 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 77-77 .500
Rank: 5th in American League
Run Differential: 659-606 + 53
Roster Continuity 64.12% 14/16
Manager(s): Bill Norman, Jack Tighe
General Manager: John McHale
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Briggs Stadium
Attendance: 1,098,924 6/16
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Don Lund
First Base Coach: Tommy Henrich
Pitching Coach: Willis Hudlin
Third Base Coach: Billy Hitchcock
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 1958 Detroit Tigers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    30,42Hank AguirreP6-4205B-L271955Not draftedMLB--
    35George AlusikOF6-3175R-R231958Not draftedMLB--
    16Reno Bertoia3B-2B5-11185R-R231953Not draftedMLB--
    2Frank Bolling2B6-1175R-R261954Not draftedMLB--
    23Milt BollingSS6-1180R-R271952Not draftedMLB--
    8Ray Boone3B-SS6-1188R-R341948Not draftedMLB--
    24Steve Boros3B6-0185R-R211957Not draftedMLB--
    14Jim BunningP6-3195R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    25Al CicotteP6-3185R-R281957Not draftedMLB--
    19Bill FischerP6-0190R-R271956Not draftedMLB--
    21Paul FoytackP5-11180R-R271953Not draftedMLB--
    8Tito FranconaOF-1B5-11190L-L241956Not draftedMLB--
    3Johnny GrothOF6-0182R-R311946Not draftedMLB--
    5Gail Harris1B6-0195L-L261955Not draftedMLB--
    27Bob HazleOF6-0190L-R271955Not draftedMLB--
    15Jim HeganC6-2195R-R371941Not draftedMLB--
    44Billy HoeftP6-3205L-L261952Not draftedMLB--
    6Al KalineOF6-2180R-R231953Not draftedMLB--
    7Harvey KuennOF-SS6-2190R-R271952Not draftedMLB--
    17Frank LaryP5-11180R-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    12Charlie LauC6-0190L-L251956Not draftedMLB--
    20Don LeeP6-4210R-R241957Not draftedMLB--
    1Billy Martin2B5-11165R-R301950Not draftedMLB--
    4Charlie MaxwellOF5-11185L-L311950Not draftedMLB--
    20Mickey McDermottP6-2170L-L291948Not draftedMLB--
    37Herb MofordP6-1175R-R291955Not draftedMLB--
    18Tom MorganP6-2195R-R281951Not draftedMLB--
    47Bobo Osborne1B-3B6-1205L-R221957Not draftedMLB--
    27Joe PreskoP6-0170R-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    25Bob ShawP6-2195R-R251957Not draftedMLB--
    22Lou SkizasOF-3B5-11175R-R261956Not draftedMLB--
    19Lou SleaterP5-10185L-L311950Not draftedMLB--
    24George SpencerP6-1215R-R311950Not draftedMLB--
    26George SusceP6-1180R-R261955Not draftedMLB--
    29Bill TaylorOF6-3212L-R281954Not draftedMLB--
    12Tim ThompsonC5-11190L-R341954Not draftedMLB--
    28Vito ValentinettiP6-0195R-R291954Not draftedMLB--
    23,45Coot VealSS6-1165R-R251958Not draftedMLB--
    22Ozzie Virgil3B6-1195R-R251956Not draftedMLB--
    20Herm WehmeierP6-2200R-R311945Not draftedMLB--
    10Red WilsonC6-0200R-R291951Not draftedMLB--
    9Gus ZernialOF6-2210R-R351949Not draftedMLB--

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