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1997 Detroit TigersAmerican League (MLB)
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Brian Moehler played for the 1997 Detroit Tigers
LeagueAmerican LeagueDivisionEastLevelMajor League Baseball
NicknameTigers
LocationDetroit,Michigan
Record79-83 (3rd in American League East)League Rank7thMLB Rank14th
BallparkTiger Stadium
ManagerBuddy BellGeneral ManagerRandy Smith
CoachesRick Adair (Pitching Coach), Larry Herndon (Hitting Coach), Perry Hill (Third Base Coach), Fred Kendall (Bullpen Coach), Larry Parrish (Bench Coach), Jerry White (First Base Coach)
PlayoffsNo playoff information
#1 Draft PickMatt Anderson (#1)
Payroll$16,304,500 (Rank: 27th)
Attendance1,365,157 (Rank: 27th)
Minor League AffiliatesToledo Mud Hens (AAA) 68-73 ... Jacksonville Suns (AA) 66-73 ... Lakeland Tigers (A+) 81-57 ... West Michigan Whitecaps (A) 92-39 ... Jamestown Jammers (A-) 25-49 ... Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (Rk) 31-29 ...
Years Available1901-2018

Team History -- 1997 Statistics -- 1997 Roster VR -- Game Log -- Batting Lineups -- Defensive Lineups -- Starting Pitchers -- Draft Picks -- Prospects -- Payroll -- Organizational Roster -- Transactions
Batting Stats -- Pitching Stats -- Fielding Stats -- Team Personnel

 
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1997 Batting Statistics

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UnifPlayerPosBaAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFIBBDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTBXBHPAbabipISOSecAwOBABB%SO%K-BBHR%AB/HRXBH%Draft InformationStatusCurrent Org (Level)
21Brian HuntercfR26162658112177297445741866121185113.269.334.353.68723240738.322.084.269.3108.916.41.80.5164.522.6
1989- 2-  35-HOU
 
24Travis Fryman3bR281545959016327322102163461135011515.274.326.440.76626252657.299.166.266.3317.017.22.53.427.131.9
1987- 1-  30-DET
 
17Tony Clark1bB251595801051602833211713931443051311.276.376.500.87629063681.313.224.381.37613.721.21.64.718.139.4
1990- 1-   2-DET
 
4Bobby Higginsonlf-rfL2614654694163305271011277085304210.299.379.520.89928462623.311.221.359.38911.213.61.24.320.238.0
1992-12- 336-DET
 
9Damion Easley2bR271515279713937322722813681021645318.264.362.471.83324862620.287.207.364.36411.016.51.53.624.044.6
1988-30- 767-CAL
 
37Deivi CruzssR2114743635105260240361455014309.241.263.314.57713728467.270.073.099.2563.011.83.90.4218.026.7
1993-   UDFA-SFN
 
30Melvin NievesrfB2511635946821812064173915750263.228.311.451.76216239405.337.223.315.3279.638.84.04.918.047.6
1988-   UDFA-ATL
 
41Bob HamelindhL291103184786150185221487210238.270.366.487.85315533369.296.217.371.37113.019.51.54.917.738.4
1988- 2-  48-KCA
 
33Raul CasanovacB241013042774101524112648301110.243.308.332.64010116334.274.089.174.2907.814.41.91.560.821.6
1990- 8- 226-NYN
 
12Phil Nevinlf-dhR2693251325916193501256810115.235.306.414.72010426278.286.179.275.3169.024.52.73.227.944.1
1992- 1-   1-HOU
 
36Curtis Pridelf-dhL287916221344421964244512114.210.314.321.6355210190.276.111.272.29012.623.71.91.181.029.4
1986-10- 258-NYN
 
10Brian JohnsoncR29451391333612181051902113.237.262.338.600479147.261.101.144.2613.412.93.81.469.527.3
1989-16- 415-NYA
 
8Matt WalbeckcB274713718383031033121900204.277.331.365.696506151.299.088.175.3128.012.61.62.045.715.8
1987- 8- 192-CHN
 
44Bubba Trammellrf-dhR254412314285041331153500202.228.307.366.673459140.279.138.276.30110.725.02.32.930.832.1
1994-11- 305-DET
 
7Jody Reed2bR3452112622200832101533102.196.278.214.492242129.224.018.116.2377.811.61.50.00.09.1
1984- 8- 198-BOS
 
14Orlando MillerssR28501111326712101052441101.234.289.369.6584110122.279.135.189.2924.119.74.81.655.538.5
1987-   UDFA-NYA
 
34Juan EncarnacionrfR2111333711153131220001.212.316.394.71013338.300.182.333.3187.931.64.02.633.042.9
1992-   UDFA-DET
 
29Frank Catalanotto2bL231326282003003700000.308.379.385.76410229.421.077.192.34710.324.12.30.00.025.0
1992-10- 280-DET
 
53Jimmy HurstrfR251317131011002600000.176.263.412.6757219.200.236.353.29510.531.63.05.317.066.7
1990-12- 321-CHA
 
29Vince ColemanlfB36614010000001300001.071.133.071.2041015.091.000.071.1086.720.03.00.00.00.0
1982-10- 257-SLN
 
10Marcus JensencB24811120001001500000.182.250.182.4322012.333.000.091.2098.341.75.00.00.00.0
1990- 1-  33-SFN
 
39Kimera Barteelf-dhR24125410000312210000.200.500.200.700108.333.000.800.38425.025.01.00.00.00.0
1993-14- 399-BAL
 
43Joe HallrfR3124121003000000000.500.500.7501.250314.500.250.250.5400.00.00.00.00.050.0
1988-10- 262-SLN
 
20Willie BlairpR3114000000000300000.000.000.000.000004.000.000.000.0000.075.00.00.00.00.0
1986-11- 289-TOR
 
38Brian MoehlerpR2523000000000200000.000.000.000.000003.000.000.000.0000.066.70.00.00.00.0
1993- 6- 165-DET
 
28Omar OlivarespR29193220100000000000.667.6671.3332.000413.667.666.667.8280.00.00.00.00.050.0
1986-   UDFA-SDN
 
22Justin ThompsonpL2412000000000100000.000.000.000.000002.000.000.000.0000.050.00.00.00.00.0
1991- 1-  32-DET
 
57Greg KeaglepR2611000000000100000.000.000.000.000001.000.000.000.0000.0100.00.00.00.00.0
1993- 6- 170-SDN
 
Batting Totals: (28 players)162548178414152683217674316172578116449344737120.258.332.415.74722754766189.296.415.279.0009.318.82.02.831.133.6 

1997 Pitching Statistics

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UnifPlayerThAgePosHiLvlWLERAGGSGRCGSHOGFSVIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBWHIPH9HR9BB9SO9K-BBRA9WPctFIPDraftStatusCurrent Org (Level)
22Justin ThompsonL24STMLB15113.02323204000223.1188827520661514001.147.580.812.666.092.293.30.5773.81
1991- 1-  32-DET
 
38Brian MoehlerR25STMLB11124.67313102100175.119897912261973001.4810.161.133.134.981.594.98.4784.68
1993- 6- 165-DET
 
20Willie BlairR31STMLB1684.17292722000175.018685811846906101.339.570.932.374.631.964.37.6674.21
1986-11- 289-TOR
 
28Omar OlivaresR29STMLB564.70191903200115.01106860853745001.428.610.634.155.791.405.32.4554.11
1986-   UDFA-SDN
 
40Felipe LiraR25S/RMLB575.7720155111092.010161591545647001.599.881.474.406.261.425.97.4175.30
1990-   UDFA-DET
 
49A.J. SagerR32RelMLB344.1838137008384.08143391024530001.258.681.072.575.682.214.61.4294.25
1988-10- 240-SDN
 
32Dan MiceliR26RelMLB325.01710710024382.27749461338793001.408.381.424.148.602.085.33.6004.62
1990-   UDFA-KCA
 
26Doug BrocailR30RelMLB343.23614570020278.07431281036606001.418.541.154.156.921.673.58.4294.62
1986- 1-  12-SDN
 
28Scott SandersR28STMLB385.3314140110074.17944441424584001.399.571.702.917.022.425.33.2734.97
1990- 1-  32-SDN
 
59Todd JonesR29CLMLB543.096806800513170.0602924335707001.367.710.394.509.002.003.73.5563.17
1989- 1-  27-HOU
 
27Mike MyersL28RelMLB045.70880880023253.25836341225500001.569.732.014.198.392.006.04.0005.55
1990- 4- 122-SFN
 
57Greg KeagleR26STMLB356.5511101000045.1583333918331001.6911.511.793.576.551.836.55.3755.43
1993- 6- 170-SDN
 
46Kevin JarvisR27RelMLB035.4017314009041.2552825914270001.6711.881.943.025.831.936.05.0005.63
1991-21- 561-CIN
 
52Jose BautistaR32RelMLB226.6921021004040.1553230612191101.6712.271.342.684.241.587.14.5004.99
1981-   UDFA-NYN
 
58Glenn DishmanL26S/RMLB125.28743001029.030181748200001.319.311.242.486.212.505.59.3334.35
1993-   UDFA-SDN
 
19John CummingsL28RelMLB205.4719019002024.232221531483001.9011.681.095.112.920.578.031.0005.74
1990- 8- 215-SEA
 
54Eddie GaillardR26RelMLB105.3116016005120.1161212210120001.297.080.894.435.311.205.311.0004.68
1993-13- 361-DET
 
55Roberto DuranL24RelMLB007.5913013001010.2799015111102.165.910.0012.669.280.737.59.0005.27
1990-42-1111-TOR
 
50Tim PughR30STMLB115.0022000009.06550540001.226.000.005.004.000.805.00.5003.89
1991-29- 759-PHI
 
42Fernando HernandezR26RelMLB0040.5020200001.15660320007.2733.750.0020.2513.500.6740.50.0006.86
1990-   UDFA-CLE
 
Pitching Totals: (20 players)79834.57162162417135149421445147679073317855298251301.409.191.113.446.121.784.92.488  

1997 Fielding Statistics

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PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
PMike Myers28MLBp88-53482014.8570.140.23---88100.054.3Fielding by Day
PDan Miceli26MLBp71-824600101.0000.140.12---71100.043.8Fielding by Day
PTodd Jones29MLBp68-70140051.0000.070.07---68100.042.0Fielding by Day
PDoug Brocail30MLBp61-7861200181.0000.300.23---61100.037.7Fielding by Day
PA.J. Sager32MLBp38-8431300161.0000.420.19---38100.023.5Fielding by Day
PJustin Thompson24MLBp32-223113103421.0001.310.19---32100.019.8Fielding by Day
PBrian Moehler25MLBp31-17516231240.9751.260.22---31100.019.1Fielding by Day
PWillie Blair31MLBp29-1759141224.9580.790.13---29100.017.9Fielding by Day
PJose Bautista32MLBp21-40430171.0000.330.18---21100.013.0Fielding by Day
PFelipe Lira25MLBp20-927192328.9291.300.28---20100.012.3Fielding by Day
PJohn Cummings28MLBp19-24150061.0000.320.25---19100.011.7Fielding by Day
POmar Olivares29MLBp19-115101602261.0001.370.23---19100.011.7Fielding by Day
PKevin Jarvis27MLBp17-41050051.0000.290.12---17100.010.5Fielding by Day
PEddie Gaillard26MLBp16-20000000.000.00---16100.09.9Fielding by Day
PScott Sanders28MLBp14-744900131.0000.930.18---14100.08.6Fielding by Day
PRoberto Duran24MLBp13-10010011.0000.080.10---13100.08.0Fielding by Day
PGreg Keagle26MLBp11-45430071.0000.640.16---11100.06.8Fielding by Day
PGlenn Dishman26MLBp7-293701101.0001.430.34---7100.04.3Fielding by Day
PTim Pugh30MLBp2-9020021.0001.000.22---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PFernando Hernandez26MLBp2-1000000.000.00---2100.01.2Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CRaul Casanova24MLBc92--5433896590.9856.320.007228810191.156.8Fielding by Day
CMatt Walbeck27MLBc44--2401532258.9885.800.00271234793.627.2Fielding by Day
CBrian Johnson29MLBc43--217932229.9875.260.00318-4595.626.5Fielding by Day
CMarcus Jensen24MLBc8--2611028.9643.380.00---8100.04.9Fielding by Day
CPhil Nevin26MLB3b-1b1--100011.0001.000.00---931.10.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
1BTony Clark25MLB1b158--1423100101311533.9939.640.00---15999.497.5Fielding by Day
1BBob Hamelin29MLB1b7--29101301.0004.290.00---1106.44.3Fielding by Day
1BPhil Nevin26MLB3b-1b7--2211024.9583.290.00---937.54.3Fielding by Day
1BOrlando Miller28MLBss3--600061.0002.000.00---506.01.9Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
2BDamion Easley27MLB2b137--2343891282635.9814.550.00---15190.784.6Fielding by Day
2BJody Reed34MLB2b-ss41--49107218158.9873.800.00---5278.825.3Fielding by Day
2BFrank Catalanotto23MLBlf-2b6--7900161.0002.670.00---1346.23.7Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
3BTravis Fryman28MLB3b-ss153--1263121021448.9782.860.00---15499.494.4Fielding by Day
3BPhil Nevin26MLB3b-1b17--61301191.0001.120.00---9318.310.5Fielding by Day
3BOrlando Miller28MLBss4--17109.8892.000.00---508.02.5Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
SSDeivi Cruz21MLBss147--1924201394625.9794.160.00---147100.090.7Fielding by Day
SSOrlando Miller28MLBss31--306421896.9793.030.00---5062.019.1Fielding by Day
SSDamion Easley27MLB2b21--91600251.0001.190.00---15113.913.0Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
LFBobby Higginson26MLBlf-rf105--1951766218.9722.020.00---14671.964.8Fielding by Day
LFPhil Nevin26MLB3b-1b40--6441269.9861.700.00---9343.024.7Fielding by Day
LFCurtis Pride28MLBlf-rf34--4401045.9781.290.00---7943.021.0Fielding by Day
LFBubba Trammell25MLBrf-lf13--26000261.0002.000.00---4429.58.0Fielding by Day
LFKimera Bartee24MLBcf3--200021.0000.670.00---1225.01.9Fielding by Day
LFVince Coleman36MLBlf-cf2--300031.0001.500.00---633.31.2Fielding by Day
LFJimmy Hurst25MLBrf1--000000.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
CFBrian Hunter26MLBcf-lf162--408840420.9902.570.00---162100.0100.0Fielding by Day
CFKimera Bartee24MLBcf3--100011.0000.330.00---1225.01.9Fielding by Day
CFJuan Encarnacion21MLBrf-cf2--100011.0000.500.00---1118.21.2Fielding by Day
CFMelvin Nieves25MLBrf-lf2--100011.0000.500.00---1161.71.2Fielding by Day
CFBobby Higginson26MLBlf-rf2--100011.0000.500.00---1461.41.2Fielding by Day
CFVince Coleman36MLBlf-cf1--000000.000.00---616.70.6Fielding by Day
CFJimmy Hurst25MLBrf1--200021.0002.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
RFMelvin Nieves25MLBrf-lf101--189441197.9801.910.00---11687.162.3Fielding by Day
RFBobby Higginson26MLBlf-rf57--9133097.9691.650.00---14639.035.2Fielding by Day
RFBubba Trammell25MLBrf-lf15--23100241.0001.600.00---4434.19.3Fielding by Day
RFJuan Encarnacion21MLBrf-cf10--21000211.0002.100.00---1190.96.2Fielding by Day
RFJimmy Hurst25MLBrf10--10000101.0001.000.00---1376.96.2Fielding by Day
RFCurtis Pride28MLBlf-rf3--400041.0001.330.00---793.81.9Fielding by Day
RFJoe Hall31MLBlf-rf1--100011.0001.000.00---250.00.6Fielding by Day
PosPlayer NameAgeHiLvlC-PosGGSInnPOAEDPTCFPctRFgRFiSBCSPBGPShareTm-ShareFielding by Day
DHBob Hamelin29MLB1b95--000000.000.00---11086.458.6Fielding by Day
DHPhil Nevin26MLB3b-1b30--000000.000.00---9332.318.5Fielding by Day
DHCurtis Pride28MLBlf-rf23--000000.000.00---7929.114.2Fielding by Day
DHBubba Trammell25MLBrf-lf15--000000.000.00---4434.19.3Fielding by Day
DHOrlando Miller28MLBss11--000000.000.00---5022.06.8Fielding by Day
DHMelvin Nieves25MLBrf-lf10--000000.000.00---1168.66.2Fielding by Day
DHJody Reed34MLB2b-ss5--000000.000.00---529.63.1Fielding by Day
DHDamion Easley27MLB2b4--000000.000.00---1512.62.5Fielding by Day
DHKimera Bartee24MLBcf3--000000.000.00---1225.01.9Fielding by Day
DHFrank Catalanotto23MLBlf-2b3--000000.000.00---1323.11.9Fielding by Day
DHBobby Higginson26MLBlf-rf2--000000.000.00---1461.41.2Fielding by Day
DHBrian Johnson29MLBc2--000000.000.00---454.41.2Fielding by Day
DHVince Coleman36MLBlf-cf1--000000.000.00---616.70.6Fielding by Day
DHRaul Casanova24MLBc1--000000.000.00---1011.00.6Fielding by Day
DHJimmy Hurst25MLBrf1--000000.000.00---137.70.6Fielding by Day
DHTony Clark25MLB1b1--000000.000.00---1590.60.6Fielding by Day

1997 Team Personnel

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Player NameRoleBornDate Age Place HiLvlStat YearsMLB YearsDraft InformationPos
Rick AdairPitching Coach1958-01-19 39Spartanburg,South Carolina AAA1977-1985-
1979- 3-  53-SEA
P
Buddy BellManager1951-08-27 45Pittsburgh,Pennsylvania MLB1969-19891972-1989
1969-16- 375-CLE
3B
Bill BuckScout -- --   SCOUT
Chuck FickScout1957-11-11 39- AAA1979-1983-
1979-20- 504-MON
OF
Al HargesheimerScout1956-11-21 40Chicago,Illinois MLB1978-19881980-1986
1978-   UDFA-SFN
P
Jack HayesScout -- --   SCOUT
Larry HerndonHitting Coach1953-11-03 43Sunflower,Mississippi MLB1971-19881974-1988
1971- 3-  56-SLN
OF
Perry HillThird Base Coach1952-03-19 45Salina,Kansas NCAA1974-1974-   IF
Al KalineBroadcaster1934-12-19 62Baltimore,Maryland MLB1953-19741953-1974   OF
Fred KendallBullpen Coach1949-01-31 48Torrance,California MLB1967-19801969-1980
1967- 4-  68-CIN
C
Lou LasloScout1942-- 55Tecumseh,Michigan --   SCOUT
Dennis LieberthalScout -- --   SCOUT
Matt MartinRoving Instructor1969-07-08 27Lubbock,Texas A+1991-1994-
1991-36- 951-CIN
2B
Larry ParrishBench Coach1953-11-10 43Winter Haven,Florida MLB1972-19881974-1988
1972-   UDFA-MON
3B-OF
Ramon PenaScout1962-05-05 35Santiago,Dom Rep MLB1980-19891989-1989
1980-   UDFA-PIT
P
Jim PriceBroadcaster1941-10-13 55Harrisburg,Pennsylvania MLB1967-19711967-1971
1960-   UDFA-PIT
C
Tom RunnellsAdvance Scout1955-04-17 42Greeley,Colorado MLB1976-19861985-1986
1977-   UDFA-SFN
SS-2B
Greg SmithDirector of Scouting1967-04-05 30Baltimore,Maryland MLB1985-19951989-1991
1985- 2-  52-CHN
2B-SS
Randy SmithGeneral Manager1963-06-15 34Houston,Texas --   EXEC
Lary SorensenBroadcaster1955-10-04 41Detroit,Michigan MLB1976-19881977-1988
1976- 8- 172-MIL
P
Clyde WeirScout -- --   SCOUT
Jerry WhiteFirst Base Coach1952-08-23 44Shirley,Massachusetts MLB1970-19861974-1986
1970-14- 322-MON
OF
Rob WilfongScout1953-09-01 43Pasadena,California MLB1972-19871977-1987
1971-13- 316-MIN
2B