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1962 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  85-76   .528
Result:   4th in American League
Manager(s):  Bob Scheffing
General Manager:   Rick Ferrell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,207,881
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Vic Wertz (37)
Youngest Player:  Tom Fletcher (20)
Longest Tenure:  Al Kaline (10)
Top Hitter:  Rocky Colavito (2)
Top Pitcher:  Hank Aguirre (4)
Top Draft Pick:  

Roster Continuity:  89.04%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
NY Yankees9666.593--
Minnesota9171.5625.0
LA Angels8676.53110.0
Detroit8576.52810.5
Chi White Sox8577.52511.0
Cleveland8082.49416.0
Baltimore7785.47519.0
Boston7684.47519.0
KC Athletics7290.44424.0
Washington60101.37335.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
37Hank AguirrePMLB6-4205BothLeft1/31/193131Azusa,CaliforniaUDFA 

26George AlusikOFMLB6-3175RightRight2/11/193527Ashley,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
8Reno Bertoia3B-2BMLB5-11185RightRight1/8/193527St. Vido Utine,ItalyUDFA 
1Steve Boros3BMLB6-0185RightRight9/3/193625Flint,MichiganUDFA 
10Dick BrownCMLB6-3190RightRight1/17/193527Shinnston,West VirginiaUDFA 
38Bill BrutonOFMLB6-0169LeftRight11/9/192536Panola,AlabamaUDFA 
8Don BuddinSSMLB5-11178RightRight5/5/193428Turbeville,South CarolinaUDFA 
14Jim BunningPMLB6-3195RightRight10/23/193130Southgate,KentuckyUDFA 
19Jerry CasalePMLB6-2200RightRight9/27/193328Brooklyn,New YorkUDFA 
25Norm Cash1BMLB6-0190LeftLeft11/10/193427Justiceburg,Texas1955UDFA CHW
7Rocky ColavitoOFMLB6-3190RightRight8/10/193328New York,New YorkUDFA 
26Bob Farley1B-OFMLB6-2200LeftLeft11/15/193724Watsontown,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
19Bill FaulPMLB5-10190RightRight4/21/194022Cincinnati,OhioUDFA 
9Chico FernandezSSMLB6-0170RightRight3/2/193230Havana,CubaUDFA 
31Tom FletcherPMLB6-0170BothLeft6/28/194220Elmira,New YorkUDFA 
18Terry FoxPMLB6-0175RightRight7/31/193526Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
21Paul FoytackPMLB5-11180RightRight11/16/193031Scranton,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
32,51Doug GallagherPMLB6-3195RightLeft2/21/194022Fremont,OhioUDFA 
29Fred GladdingPMLB6-0225LeftRight6/28/193626Flat Rock,Michigan1956UDFA DET
5,54Purnal GoldyOFMLB6-5200RightRight11/28/193724Camden,New JerseyUDFA 
46Bob HumphreysPMLB5-11170RightRight8/18/193526Covington,VirginiaUDFA 
23Sam JonesPMLB6-4200RightRight12/14/192536Stewartsville,OhioUDFA 
6Al KalineOFMLB6-2180RightRight12/19/193427Baltimore,Maryland1953UDFA DET
22Ron KlinePMLB6-3205RightRight3/9/193230Callery,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
45Howie KoplitzPMLB5-11195RightRight5/4/193824Oshkosh,WisconsinUDFA 
46Frank Kostro3B-OFMLB6-2190RightRight8/4/193724Windber,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
17Frank LaryPMLB5-11180RightRight4/10/193032Northport,AlabamaUDFA 
4Charlie MaxwellOFMLB5-11185LeftLeft4/8/192735Lawton,MichiganUDFA 
3Dick McAuliffe2B-SSMLB5-11176LeftRight11/29/193922Hartford,Connecticut1957UDFA DET
40Bubba MortonOFMLB5-10180RightRight12/13/193130Washington,DCUDFA 
15Don MossiPMLB6-1195LeftLeft1/11/192933St. Helena,CaliforniaUDFA 
29Ron NischwitzPMLB6-3205BothLeft7/1/193724Dayton,OhioUDFA 
28Bobo Osborne1B-3BMLB6-1205LeftRight10/12/193526Chattahoochee,GeorgiaUDFA 
16Phil ReganPMLB6-3200RightRight4/6/193725Otsego,MichiganUDFA 
12Mike RoarkeCMLB6-2195RightRight11/8/193031West Warwick,Rhode IslandUDFA 
20Vic WertzOF-1BMLB6-0186LeftRight2/9/192537York,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
2Jake Wood2BMLB6-1170RightRight6/22/193725Elizabeth,New JerseyUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Rick FerrellGeneral Manager 
Tom FerrickPitching Coach 
Ernie HarwellBroadcaster 
George KellBroadcaster 
George MyattFirst Base Coach 
Bob ScheffingManager 


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