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1985 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

+ Batting and Pitching Feats and Milestones
W-L Record: 84-77 .522
Rank: 3rd in American League East
Run Differential: 729-688 + 41
Manager(s): Sparky Anderson
General Manager: Bill Lajoie
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 2,286,609 6/26
Top Draft Pick: Randy Nosek (#26) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Bench Coach: Billy Consolo
First Base Coach: Dick Tracewski
Hitting Coach: Vada Pinson
Pitching Coach: Billy Muffett
Third Base Coach: Alex Grammas

#1 Draft Picks

Kirk Gibson (#12), Frank Tanana (#13), Lance Parrish (#16), Chet Lemon (#22)
American League East Standings
Full League Standings
  • Batting and Pitching Feats may not always be a positive accomplishment. Outlying negative performances may also be highlighted.
  • Batting Feats and Milestones
    Chris PittaroDETCLEW 5-4 vs CLE403000111010000011st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
    Jim WeaverDETCLEW 8-1 vs CLE100000000010000011st career game
    Lou WhitakerDETCLEW 8-1 vs CLE43300240000000009892 home runs
    Lou WhitakerDETKCAW 5-1 @KCA51200000001000009911000th career hit
    Kirk GibsonDETKCAL 2-9 vs KCA50400000001000005004 hits, 500th career game
    Jim WeaverDETKCAL 2-9 vs KCA101100000000000021st career hit
    Alan TrammellDETKCAL 2-3 vs KCA61201000011000009981000th career hit
    Alan TrammellDETCLEW 4-3 @CLE311000010100000010001000th career game
    Alan TrammellDETMILL 7-11 @MIL523021400010000010024 Triples
    Lou WhitakerDETMILW 1-0 @MIL300000000020010010001000th career game
    Nelson SimmonsDETCHAW 7-1 vs CHA1110012000000000131st career home run
    Kirk GibsonDETTEXW 10-1 @TEX43410031010000005144 hits
    Alejandro SanchezDETTEXW 4-1 @TEX4330022000000000372 home runs
    Darrell EvansDETTEXW 7-4 vs TEX401100000010000020002000th career game
    Darrell EvansDETMINL 4-5 @MIN414101200000000020024 hits
    Tom BrookensDETOAKW 10-2 @OAK50410010000000007024 hits
    Lance ParrishDETOAKW 10-2 @OAK42420010010000009454 hits
    Darrell EvansDETOAKW 9-6 @OAK424001301100000020054 hits
    Kirk GibsonDETSEAW 3-2 @SEA50000000004000005284 strikeouts
    Bob MelvinDETSEAW 3-2 @SEA412200000020000011st career game, 1st career hit
    Bob MelvinDETSEAL 2-5 @SEA301000100010000021st career RBI
    Darrell EvansDETSEAL 8-9 vs SEA433002300100000020192 home runs
    Kirk GibsonDETTORW 10-1 @TOR43320150000000005415 RBIs
    Nelson SimmonsDETTORW 10-1 @TOR5111001000400000324 strikeouts
    Lou WhitakerDETTORW 10-1 @TOR524000000010000010364 hits
    Darrell EvansDETNYAW 10-8 @NYA535101300000000020295 hits
    Willie HernandezDETBOSL 2-3 vs BOS0000000000000000500500th career game
    Darrell EvansDETNYAW 6-4 vs NYA221001100210000020351000th career RBI
    Tom BrookensDETTORW 8-0 vs TOR31330020000001007403 Doubles
    Lance ParrishDETTORL 5-6 vs TOR51400120000000009844 hits
    Scotti MadisonDETTEXW 4-3 @TEX300000000100000011st career game
    Scotti MadisonDETTEXW 5-3 @TEX300000100000001021st career RBI
    Kirk GibsonDETCHAL 4-9 vs CHA50410020001000005684 hits
    Barbaro GarbeyDETTEXL 5-7 vs TEX21100020000000201572 sacrifice flies
    Chet LemonDETMINL 4-11 @MIN424110000000000012794 hits
    Kirk GibsonDETKCAW 11-7 vs KCA42410022000000105864 hits
    Lance ParrishDETMILW 4-1 vs MIL300000000110000010001000th career game
    Darrell EvansDETMILW 9-3 vs MIL31200120010000002072300th career home run
    Lance ParrishDETMILW 9-3 vs MIL432002300120000010012 home runs
    Larry HerndonDETCLEW 5-4 @CLE514000100010000012254 hits
    Nelson SimmonsDETCLEL 6-7 vs CLE4240023000000000422 home runs, 4 hits
    Chuck CaryDETOAKW 5-3 @OAK000000000000000011st career game
    Lance ParrishDETOAKW 5-3 @OAK714001200010000010204 hits
    Lance ParrishDETCALL 6-7 @CAL422001100100000010211000th career hit
    Chet LemonDETCALW 13-2 @CAL422101500010000013035 RBIs
    Lance ParrishDETCALW 13-2 @CAL533102300000000010222 home runs
    Lou WhitakerDETOAKW 3-2 vs OAK210000000400100011064 walks
    Chet LemonDETOAKW 14-3 vs OAK333002300100000013082 home runs
    Kirk GibsonDETCALW 14-8 vs CAL42420250010000006182 home runs, 5 RBIs, 4 hits
    Chet LemonDETSEAL 5-12 vs SEA412001500000000013135 RBIs
    Doug BakerDETBALW 10-3 vs BAL5000000000400000514 strikeouts
    Darrell EvansDETBALW 10-3 vs BAL614100300010000021064 hits
    Kirk GibsonDETBALW 4-1 vs BAL3010000101001000628100th career stolen base
    Nelson SimmonsDETBALL 7-14 vs BAL4230024000000000692 home runs
    Darrell EvansDETNYAW 9-1 vs NYA342002200100000021102 home runs, 4 runs scored
    Darrell EvansDETNYAW 10-3 vs NYA523002400000000021122 home runs
    Johnny GrubbDETNYAW 9-1 @NYA312101500100000012755 RBIs
    Darrell EvansDETTORW 6-1 vs TOR533002300000000021222 home runs
    Chet LemonDETTORW 6-1 vs TOR400000000040000013354 strikeouts
    Lance ParrishDETBALL 6-7 @BAL522002300010000010542 home runs
    Chet LemonDETBALW 11-3 @BAL332002400200000013402 home runs
    Pitching Feats and Milestones
    Game DatePlayerTeamOppResultDecNoteIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
    Jack MorrisDETBALW 8-7 vs BAL 8105523810035000--246114-801000th career strikeout
    Dan PetryDETBALW 6-2 vs BALWCG932212400030000--18787-553-hitter
    Walt TerrellDETTORW 8-0 vs TORWSHO920002000030000--7328-26Complete game/Shutout, 2-hitter
    Frank TananaDETTEXW 5-3 @TEXW 7.1633011000129000--359139-13710 Strikeouts
    Jack MorrisDETCHAW 1-0 vs CHAWSHO950004900035000--252117-81Complete game/Shutout
    Frank TananaDETCHAL 3-5 @CHAL 8852011100033000--362139-14011 Strikeouts
    Frank TananaDETMILW 4-1 vs MILWCG911111800028000--364141-1401-hitter
    Randy O'NealDETCLEW 7-5 vs CLESv 11000010005000--177-61st career save
    Dan PetryDETCLEW 4-0 vs CLEW 7.230005500028000--20091-62200th career game
    Frank TananaDETOAKW 5-3 @OAK 8731011100031000--368142-14111 Strikeouts
    Chuck CaryDETOAKW 5-3 @OAKSv 10000020003000--10-01st career save, 1st career game
    Bob StoddardDETCALW 14-8 vs CALSv 454410310017000--7716-241st career save
    Jack MorrisDETTORL 1-2 @TORL 8622031100034000--263121-8511 Strikeouts
    Walt TerrellDETTORW 2-0 vs TORWSHO960003610034000--9134-33Complete game/Shutout

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