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1987 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

+ American League
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W-L Record: 98-64 .605
Rank: 1st in American League East
Run Differential: 896-735 + 161
Manager(s): Sparky Anderson
General Manager: Bill Lajoie
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Payroll: $ 0 1/26
Attendance: 2,061,830 12/26
Playoffs: Lost ALCS (Twins)
Top Draft Pick: Bill Henderson (#20) 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

Darnell Coles (#6), Kirk Gibson (#12), Frank Tanana (#13), Chet Lemon (#22)
American League East Standings
TeamWLWPctGBL
9864.605--
9666.5932.0
9171.5627.0
8973.5499.0
7884.48120.0
6795.41431.0
61101.37737.0
Full League Standings
Batting Statistics
#PlayerPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
9Doug BakerSS261000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
4Bill BeanOF2366617
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0041151100001.258.310.288598.030.106.3092.20--1971
14Dave Bergman1B341722547
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3
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6
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2201302314131.273.376.453829.180.349.2810.7728.778206
16Tom Brookens3B3344459107
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5974336323928.241.292.376668.135.216.2541.9134.2167488
19Darnell Coles3B251491427
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1501152321211.181.255.309564.128.221.1871.5337.346167
41Darrell Evans1B4049990128
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20
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034
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99651008428262.257.377.501878.244.447.2430.8414.7250607
23Kirk GibsonOF3048795135
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792677111758145.277.367.489856.211.396.3171.6520.3238563
30Johnny GrubbOF-DH38114923
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1300151600024.202.290.307597.105.237.2141.0757.035131
17Terry HarperDH-OF3264413
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10109800102.203.301.391692.187.344.1890.8921.32574
8Mike HeathC322703476
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3315214230115.281.332.430762.148.211.3082.0033.8116293
39Mike HennemanP251000000000100000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
31Larry HerndonOF332253273
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47102335000612.324.378.520898.196.302.3421.5225.0117254
34Chet LemonOF3247075130
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75007082810517.277.367.481848.204.353.2951.1723.5226545
12Dwight LowryC292505
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001000600000.200.200.280480.080.080.263----725
24Scott LusaderOF2247815
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8105701110.319.377.489866.170.298.3501.4047.02354
7Bill MadlockDH363265691
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504328451018410.279.332.460792.181.270.2841.6123.3150366
24Orlando MercadoC252223
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0001002000000.136.208.136344.000.091.1360.00--324
47Jack MorrisP321000000000000000.000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
17Jim Morrison3B341171524
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192122610021.205.215.333548.128.154.22513.0029.339121
33Matt NokesC2346169133
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87213570623313.289.337.536873.247.325.2792.0014.4247502
15Pat SheridanOF2942157109
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491813449014257.259.326.361687.102.219.3122.0570.2152472
38Tim TolmanOF311231
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001007211011.083.400.167567.083.667.0910.29--220
3Alan TrammellSS29597109205
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1052126047382611.343.400.551951.208.340.3350.7821.3329665
32Jim Walewander2B-3B25542413
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4217600202.241.328.389717.148.296.2550.8654.02163
1Lou Whitaker2B30604110160
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591357110812445.265.340.427767.162.293.2981.5237.8258683
Pitching Statistics
#PlayerWLERAGGSCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K/BBBABIP
19Doyle Alexander901.531111330088631615326441001.016.440.312.664.501.69--
35Walt Terrell17104.0435351010024425412311030941438031.429.331.103.455.251.52-1.295
26Frank Tanana15103.90343453002182161069527561466051.248.881.112.306.002.61-1.092
36Nate Snell123.922220012038392017519194001.499.001.154.384.381.00-1.417
44Jeff Robinson965.392921212012713286761654984371.469.351.133.836.941.81-1.018
46Dan Petry975.60302100301341481018422769381101.669.871.475.076.201.22-1.096
27Dickie Noles004.5040003222110100001.509.000.004.500.000.00--
47Jack Morris18113.38343413000266227111100399320824111.207.681.323.157.042.24-.761
42Morris Madden0013.5020000014330300003.5018.000.0013.500.000.00400,00.000
25Eric King694.895540026911611167631560895141.478.611.164.666.911.48-.923
45Bryan Kelly014.9150001010126627100001.739.821.645.738.181.43-.833
21Willie Hernandez343.674500031849532720820301001.499.731.473.675.511.50-1.184
39Mike Henneman1132.975500028796863632830757031.207.980.742.786.962.50-.940
30Mark Thurmond014.214800023561833229524214001.7312.050.733.483.050.87-3.000


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