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1977 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 74-88 .457
Rank: 4th in American League East
Run Differential: 714-751 -37
Roster Continuity 74.48% 9/24
Manager(s): Ralph Houk
General Manager: Jim Campbell
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Attendance: 1,359,856 14/26
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Kevin Richards (#5) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bullpen Coach: Jim Hegan
First Base Coach: Dick Tracewski
Pitching Coach: Fred Gladding
Third Base Coach: Fred Hatfield

#1 Draft Picks

Tom Veryzer (#11), Lance Parrish (#16)
American League East 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 1977 Detroit Tigers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    40Bob Adams1B-C6-2200R-R251977DET: 1973-3-67MLB--
    15Luis AlvaradoSS-2B5-9162R-R281968Not draftedMLB--
    36Fernando ArroyoP6-2180R-R251975DET: 1970-10-243MLB--
    21Ray BareP6-2195R-R281972SLN: 1969-3-49MLB--
    25Tim Corcoran1B-OF5-11175L-L241977Not draftedMLB--
    28Jim CrawfordP6-3200L-L261973HOU: 1972-14-321MLB--
    20Mark FidrychP6-3175R-R221976DET: 1974-10-232MLB--
    29Steve FoucaultP6-0205L-R271973WS2: 1969-43-912MLB--
    44Tito Fuentes2B5-11175B-R331965Not draftedMLB--
    48Ed GlynnP6-2180R-L241975Not draftedMLB--
    49Steve GrilliP6-2170R-R281975Not draftedMLB--
    18John HillerP6-0195R-L341965Not draftedMLB--
    23Willie HortonOF5-11209R-R341963Not draftedMLB--
    33Steve KempOF6-0195L-L221977DET: 1976-1-1MLB--
    11Bruce KimmC5-11175R-R261976CHA: 1969-7-147MLB--
    8Ron LeFloreOF6-0200R-R291974Not draftedMLB--
    2Phil Mankowski3B6-0180L-R241976DET: 1970-9-218MLB--
    12Milt MayC6-0190L-R261970PIT: 1968-11-237MLB--
    34Bob MolinaroOF6-0190L-R271975DET: 1968-2-38MLB--
    47Jack MorrisP6-3200R-R221977DET: 1976-5-98MLB--
    22Ben OglivieOF6-2170L-L281971BOS: 1968-11-248MLB--
    13Lance ParrishC6-3220R-R211977DET: 1974-1-16MLB--
    17Dave RobertsP6-2197L-L321969Not draftedMLB--
    4Aurelio Rodriguez3B5-10180R-R291967Not draftedMLB--
    19Dave RozemaP6-4200R-R201977DET: 1975-4-71MLB--
    31Vern RuhleP6-1187R-R261974DET: 1972-17-404MLB--
    9Chuck ScrivenerSS-2B5-9170R-R291975DET: 1968-2-23MLB--
    24Mickey StanleyOF6-1195R-R341964Not draftedMLB--
    10Rusty StaubOF-1B6-2200L-R331963Not draftedMLB--
    27Bob SykesP6-2200B-L221977DET: 1974-19-440MLB--
    32Bruce TaylorP6-0178R-R241977UDFAMLB--
    30Jason Thompson1B6-3210L-L221976DET: 1975-4-75MLB--
    42Alan TrammellSS6-0175R-R191977DET: 1976-2-26MLB--
    7Tom VeryzerSS6-1185R-R241973DET: 1971-1-11MLB--
    5Mark WagnerSS6-1175R-R231976DET: 1972-19-452MLB--
    43Lou Whitaker2B5-11160L-R201977DET: 1975-5-99MLB--
    39Milt WilcoxP6-2185R-R271970CIN: 1968-2-33MLB--
    14John WockenfussC-1B6-0190R-R281974WS2: 1967-42-761MLB--

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