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1999 Detroit Tigers (MLB)

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W-L Record: 69-92 .429
Rank: 3rd in American League Central
Run Differential: 747-882 -135
Roster Continuity 58.89% 20/30
Manager(s): Larry Parrish
General Manager: Randy Smith
Location: Detroit, Michigan
Ballpark: Tiger Stadium
Payroll: $ 34,959,666 22/30
Attendance: 2,026,491 20/30
Playoffs: Did not qualify
Top Draft Pick: Eric Munson (#3) All picks
Years Active:
Franchise Information

Coaching Staff

Assistant Coach: Perry Hill
Bullpen Coach: Lance Parrish
Bullpen Coach: Jeff Jones
First Base Coach: Juan Samuel
Hitting Coach: Alan Trammell
Pitching Coach: Dan Warthen
Pitching Coach: Rick Adair
Third Base Coach: Doug Mansolino

#1 Draft Picks

Matt Anderson (#1), Tony Clark (#2), C.J. Nitkowski (#9), Jeff Weaver (#14), Gregg Jefferies (#20), Bill Haselman (#23), Todd Jones (#27), Justin Thompson (#32)
American League Central 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 1999 Detroit Tigers season
    UnifPlayerPosHtWtB-TAgeBornPlaceDraft InfoHigh LevelCurrent TeamStatus
    25Gabe Alvarez3B6-1205R-R251998SDN: 1995-2-32MLB--
    14Matt AndersonP6-4200R-R221998DET: 1997-1-1MLB--
    12Brad AusmusC5-11195R-R301993NYA: 1987-48-1152MLB--
    18Kimera BarteeCF6-0200R-R261996BAL: 1993-14-399MLB--
    20Willie BlairP6-1185R-R331990TOR: 1986-11-289MLB--
    45Dave BorkowskiP6-1200R-R221999DET: 1995-11-294MLB--
    26Doug BrocailP6-5235L-R321992SDN: 1986-1-12MLB--
    58Will BrunsonP6-6185L-L291998CIN: 1992-21-577MLB--
    27Frank CatalanottoLF-2B6-0195L-R251997DET: 1992-10-280MLB--
    17Tony Clark1B6-7245B-R271995DET: 1990-1-2MLB--
    43Francisco CorderoP6-2200R-R241999Not draftedMLB-Retired
    8Deivi CruzSS6-0184R-R231997Not draftedMLB--
    40Nelson CruzP6-1185R-R261997Not draftedMLB--
    9Damion Easley2B5-11185R-R291992CAL: 1988-30-767MLB--
    34Juan EncarnacionRF-CF6-3187R-R231997Not draftedMLB--
    39Robert Fick1B-RF6-1189L-R251998DET: 1996-5-131MLB--
    39Bryce FlorieP5-11192R-R291994SDN: 1988-5-110MLB--
    24Karim GarciaRF-LF6-0172L-L231995Not draftedMLB--
    46Luis GarciaSS6-0175R-R241999Not draftedMLB--
    52Beiker GraterolP6-2165R-R241999Not draftedMLB--
    37Bill HaselmanC6-3223R-R331990TEX: 1987-1-23MLB--
    4Bobby HigginsonLF-RF5-11195L-R281995DET: 1992-12-336MLB--
    35Erik HiljusP6-5230R-R261999NYN: 1991-4-121MLB--
    21Brian HunterCF-LF6-3180R-R281994HOU: 1989-2-35MLB--
    25,21Gregg JefferiesLF-2B5-10185B-R311987NYN: 1985-1-20MLB--
    59Todd JonesP6-3230L-R311993HOU: 1989-1-27MLB--
    23Gabe KaplerCF-RF6-2208R-R231998DET: 1995-57-1488MLB--
    41Masao KidaP6-2210R-R301999Not draftedMLB--
    40Felipe LiraP6-0170R-R271995Not draftedMLB--
    48Jose MaciasP5-10175B-R251999Not draftedMLB--
    30Dave MlickiP6-4205R-R311992CLE: 1990-17-460MLB--
    38Brian MoehlerP6-3235R-R271996DET: 1993-6-165MLB--
    49C.J. NitkowskiP6-3205L-L261995CIN: 1994-1-9MLB-Free Agent
    7Dean Palmer3B6-1210R-R301989TEX: 1986-3-59MLB--
    29Luis PoloniaLF5-8152L-L341987UDFAMLB--
    53Willis RobertsP6-3175R-R241999Not draftedMLB--
    51Mel RojasP5-11212R-R321990Not draftedMLB--
    44Sean RunyanP6-3223L-L251998HOU: 1992-5-125MLB--
    22Justin ThompsonP6-4215L-L261996DET: 1991-1-32MLB--
    36Jeff WeaverP6-5200R-R221999DET: 1998-1-14MLB--
    32Jason WoodSS-1B6-1170R-R291998OAK: 1991-11-307MLB--

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