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1986 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  87-75   .537
Result:   3rd in American League - East Division
Manager(s):  Sparky Anderson
General Manager:   Bill Lajoie
Stadium:  Tiger Stadium
Attendance:  1,899,437
Payroll:  $0
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Darrell Evans (39)
Youngest Player:  Eric King (22)
Longest Tenure:  Lance Parrish, Alan Trammell, Lou Whitaker, Jack Morris (10)
Top Hitter:  Alan Trammell (23)
Top Pitcher:  Jack Morris (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Phil Clark (#18)

Roster Continuity:  75.78%
Top Prospect:   Chuck Cary
American League Standings
EastWLPctGB
Boston9566.590--
NY Yankees9072.5565.5
Detroit8775.5378.5
Toronto8676.5319.5
Cleveland8478.51911.5
Milwaukee7784.47818.0
Baltimore7389.45122.5

TEAM INFORMATION
Players with a dark gray box next to their salary have salaries above the league average. Players who did not start the season on a Major League roster were assumed to earn the major league minimum unless otherwise specified. Check out the payrolls section for more information.
PlayerPosAgeSalaryAvg?Lg Rank 
Kirk GibsonOF29$ 1,200,000  30 
Willie HernandezP31$ 960,000  69 
Jack MorrisP31$ 875,000  93 
Dan PetryP27$ 875,000  94 
Lance ParrishC30$ 850,000   
Darrell Evans3B-1B39$ 793,333   
Dave CollinsOF33$ 700,000   
Chet LemonOF31$ 698,571   
Larry HerndonOF32$ 687,500   
Lou Whitaker2B29$ 670,000   
Frank TananaP32$ 662,500   
Alan TrammellSS28$ 567,143   
Dave LaPointP26$ 550,000   
Mike HeathC31$ 533,333   
Jim SlatonP36$ 400,000   
Tom Brookens3B32$ 325,000   
Dave Bergman1B33$ 316,667   
Mark ThurmondP29$ 270,000   
Walt TerrellP28$ 260,000   
Johnny GrubbOF37$ 250,000   
Bill CampbellP37$ 200,000   
Pat SheridanOF28$ 150,000   
Randy O'NealP25$ 80,000   
Darnell Coles3B-RF24$ 75,000   
Mike Laga1B26$ 72,500   
Dwight LowryC28$ 62,500   
Doug BakerSS-2B25$ 60,000   
Chuck CaryP26$ 60,000   
Dave EngleC-OF29$ 60,000   
Bruce FieldsOF25$ 60,000   
Brian HarperC26$ 60,000   
Bryan KellyP27$ 60,000   
Eric KingP22$ 60,000   
Jack LazorkoP30$ 60,000   
Scotti Madison3B-C26$ 60,000   
Matt NokesC22$ 60,000   
John PacellaP29$ 60,000   
Bill ScherrerP28$ 60,000   
Jim SlatonP36$ 60,000   
Harry Spilman1B31$ 60,000   
Tim TolmanOF-1B30$ 60,000   


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