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1966 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  88-74   .543
Result:   3rd in American League
Manager(s):  Frank Skaff, Bob Swift, Chuck Dressen
General Manager:   Jim Campbell
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,124,293
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Hank Aguirre (35)
Youngest Player:  George Korince (20)
Longest Tenure:  Al Kaline (14)
Top Hitter:  Al Kaline (5)
Top Pitcher:  Earl Wilson (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Rick Konik (#14)

Roster Continuity:  88.62%
American League Standings
TeamsWLPctGB
Baltimore9763.606--
Minnesota8973.5499.0
Detroit8874.54310.0
Chi White Sox8379.51215.0
Cleveland8181.50017.0
California8082.49418.0
KC Athletics7486.46323.0
Washington7188.44725.5
Boston7290.44426.0
NY Yankees7089.44026.5

TEAM INFORMATION
#PlayerPosHiLvlHtWtBatsThrowsBornAgePlaceDraft Information 
37Hank AguirrePMLB6-4205BothLeft1/31/193135Azusa,CaliforniaUDFA 

26Gates BrownOFMLB5-11220LeftRight5/2/193927Crestline,Ohio1960UDFA DET
35Arlo BrunsbergCMLB6-0195LeftRight8/15/194025Fertile,MinnesotaUDFA 
25Norm Cash1BMLB6-0190LeftLeft11/10/193431Justiceburg,Texas1955UDFA CHW
4Don DemeterOFMLB6-4190RightRight6/25/193531Oklahoma City,OklahomaUDFA 
18Terry FoxPMLB6-0175RightRight7/31/193530Chicago,IllinoisUDFA 
11Bill FreehanCMLB6-2205RightRight11/29/194124Detroit,Michigan1961UDFA DET
20Fred GladdingPMLB6-0225LeftRight6/28/193630Flat Rock,Michigan1956UDFA DET
46Bill GrahamPMLB6-3217RightRight1/21/193729Flemingsburg,KentuckyUDFA 
39John HillerPMLB6-0195RightLeft4/8/194323Toronto,Ontario1963UDFA DET
23Willie HortonOFMLB5-11209RightRight10/18/194223Arno,Virginia1962UDFA DET
6Al KalineOFMLB6-2180RightRight12/19/193431Baltimore,Maryland1953UDFA DET
49George KorincePMLB6-3210RightRight1/10/194620Ottawa,OntarioUDFA 
29Mickey LolichPMLB6-0210BothLeft9/12/194025Portland,Oregon1959UDFA DET
9Jerry Lumpe2BMLB6-2185LeftRight6/2/193333Lincoln,MissouriUDFA 
3Dick McAuliffe2B-SSMLB5-11176LeftRight11/29/193926Hartford,Connecticut1957UDFA DET
34Orlando McFarlaneCMLB6-0180RightRight6/28/193828Oriente,CubaUDFA 
17Denny McLainPMLB6-1185RightRight3/29/194422Chicago,Illinois1962UDFA CHW
27Bill MonbouquettePMLB5-11195RightRight8/11/193629Medford,MassachusettsUDFA 
42Julio NavarroPMLB5-11190RightRight1/9/193630Vieques,Puerto RicoUDFA 
30Jim NorthrupOFMLB6-3190LeftRight11/24/193926Breckenridge,Michigan1961UDFA DET
1Ray OylerSSMLB5-11165RightRight8/4/193827Indianapolis,IndianaUDFA 
28Orlando PenaPMLB5-11154RightRight11/17/193332Victoria De Las Tunas,CubaUDFA 
32Don Pepper1BMLB6-4215LeftRight10/8/194322Saratoga Sprgs.,New YorkUDFA 
22Johnny PodresPMLB5-11192LeftLeft9/30/193233Witherbee,New YorkUDFA 
15Larry SherryPMLB6-2204RightRight7/25/193530Los Angeles,CaliforniaUDFA 
21Joe SparmaPMLB6-0195RightRight2/4/194224Massillon,OhioUDFA 
24Mickey StanleyOFMLB6-1195RightRight7/20/194223Grand Rapids,Michigan1961UDFA DET
44Dick TracewskiSS-2BMLB5-11167RightRight2/3/193531Eynon,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
8Don Wert3BMLB5-9165RightRight7/29/193827Strasburg,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
14Dave WickershamPMLB6-3190RightRight9/27/193530Erie,PennsylvaniaUDFA 
16Earl WilsonPMLB6-3216RightRight10/2/193431Ponchatoula,LouisianaUDFA 
2Jake Wood2BMLB6-1170RightRight6/22/193729Elizabeth,New JerseyUDFA 
Team PersonnelPosition 
Jim CampbellGeneral Manager 
Chuck DressenManager 
Ernie HarwellBroadcaster 
George KellBroadcaster 
Ray LaneBroadcaster 
Pat MullinFirst Base Coach 
Gene OsbornBroadcaster 
Stubby OvermirePitching Coach 
Mike RoarkeBullpen Coach 
Frank SkaffManager 
Bob SwiftManager 


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