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2007 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  88-74   .543
Result:   2nd in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Jim Leyland
General Manager:   Dave Dombrowski
Stadium:  Comerica Park
Attendance:  3,047,133
Payroll:  $94,800,369
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Kenny Rogers (42)
Youngest Player:  Cameron Maybin (20)
Longest Tenure:  Brandon Inge (7)
Top Hitter:  Magglio Ordonez (2)
Top Pitcher:  Justin Verlander (8)
Top Draft Pick:  Rick Porcello (#27)

Roster Continuity:  84.67%
Top Prospect:   Cameron Maybin
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Cleveland9666.593--
Detroit8874.5438.0
Minnesota7983.48817.0
Chi White Sox7290.44424.0
KC Royals6993.42627.0

TEAM INFORMATION
Contract data is available from the mid 2000s until the present day. Shaded records are players who signed multi-year contracts. The list of contracts may not be complete. Visit the Data Store if you're interested in purchasing the contract data.
Player NameContract Signed byStartEndLengthValuePer YearContract Notes
Yorman BazardoDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Jeremy BondermanDetroit Tigers200720104$ 38,000,000$ 9.50mavoided arbitration
Tim ByrdakDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 Minor League Contract
Jose CapellanMilwaukee Brewers200720071$ 380,000 
Sean CaseyDetroit Tigers200720071$ 4,000,000 
Brent ClevlenDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Frankie De la cruzDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Chad DurbinDetroit Tigers200720071$ 385,000 
Curtis GrandersonDetroit Tigers200720071$ 410,000 
Jason GrilliDetroit Tigers200720071$ 395,000 
Carlos GuillenDetroit Tigers200520073$ 14,000,000$ 4.67mContract extension signed during previous contract
Mike HessmanDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 Minor League Contract
Omar InfanteDetroit Tigers200720071$ 1,300,000 Avoided arbitration
Brandon IngeDetroit Tigers200720104$ 24,000,000$ 6.00mAvoided arbitration
Todd JonesDetroit Tigers200620072$ 11,000,000$ 5.50m
Jair JurrjensDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 Contract purchased from minors
Wil LedezmaDetroit Tigers200720071$ 415,000 
Aquilino LopezDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 Minor league contract
Mike MarothDetroit Tigers200620072$ 5,250,000$ 2.63m
Cameron MaybinFlorida Marlins200720071$ 380,000 Contract purchased from minors
Macay McBrideAtlanta Braves200720071$ 400,000 
Jose MesaDetroit Tigers200720071$ 2,500,000 
Andrew MillerDetroit Tigers200620094$ 5,400,000$ 1.35m
Zach MinerDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Craig MonroeDetroit Tigers200720071$ 4,775,000 
Magglio OrdonezDetroit Tigers200520095$ 75,000,000$ 15.00mClub options for 2010 and 2011
Neifi PerezChicago Cubs200620072$ 5,000,000$ 2.50m
Neifi PerezDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Timo PerezDetroit Tigers200720071$ 390,000 Minor league contract
Timo PerezDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 Minor league contract
Placido PolancoDetroit Tigers200620094$ 18,400,000$ 4.60m
Mike RabeloDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Ryan RaburnDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 Contract purchased from minors
Clay RapadaChicago Cubs200720071$ 380,000 
Nate RobertsonDetroit Tigers200720071$ 3,260,000 
Fernando RodneyDetroit Tigers200720082$ 2,700,000$ 1.35mAvoided arbitration. Replaced 1-year deal signed earlier in the month
Ivan RodriguezDetroit Tigers200420074$ 40,000,000$ 10.00mClub option for 2008
Kenny RogersDetroit Tigers200620072$ 16,000,000$ 8.00m
Ramon SantiagoDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Bobby SeayDetroit Tigers200720071$ 450,000 Minor league contract
Gary SheffieldNew York Yankees200720071$ 10,916,100 Option year from previous contract
Jordan TataDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Marcus ThamesDetroit Tigers200720071$ 432,500 
Virgil VasquezDetroit Tigers200720071$ 380,000 
Justin VerlanderDetroit Tigers200520095$ 4,450,000$ 0.89mVoided last year of contract because he was eligible for arbitration.
Joel ZumayaDetroit Tigers200720071$ 410,000 



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