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2008 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  74-88   .457
Result:   5th in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Jim Leyland
General Manager:   Dave Dombrowski
Stadium:  Comerica Park
Attendance:  3,202,654
Payroll:  $137,685,196
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Kenny Rogers (43)
Youngest Player:  Joel Zumaya (23)
Longest Tenure:  Brandon Inge (8)
Top Hitter:  Miguel Cabrera (10)
Top Pitcher:  Justin Verlander (21)
Top Draft Pick:  Ryan Perry (#21)

Roster Continuity:  70.22%
Top Prospect:   Rick Porcello
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Chi White Sox8974.546--
Minnesota8875.5401.0
Cleveland8181.5007.5
KC Royals7587.46313.5
Detroit7488.45714.5

BATTING STATISTICS
BatterGameSeasonResultABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPSHSFGDPC-GC-HC-HRC-RBIC-SBFeat Description
Gary Sheffield2008-03-312008L  5-4 vs DET1000001004100002361252148015772424 walks
Clete Thomas2008-03-312008L  5-4 vs DET101100000000000110001st career game, 1st career hit
Clete Thomas2008-04-042008L  8-5 vs DET413000110010100350111st career stolen base, 1st career RBI
Clete Thomas2008-04-132008L  11-0 @ CHA4000000000400009100224 strikeouts
Miguel Cabrera2008-04-162008W  13-2 @ CLE624001500010000733856141533175 RBis, 4 hits
Edgar Renteria2008-04-162008W  13-2 @ CLE413001500100000173519521187712745 RBis
Magglio Ordonez2008-04-182008W  8-4 @ TOR311100100210000141216712491000871000th career RBI
Ivan Rodriguez2008-04-212008W  5-1 @ TOR5041001000000002163251428911901164 hits
Edgar Renteria2008-04-222008W  10-2 vs DET424100100000000174119621207762744 hits
Carlos Guillen2008-04-232008W  19-6 vs DET4131005101100101034107897529655 RBis
Magglio Ordonez2008-04-242008W  8-2 vs DET423002400010000141816772521007872 home runs
Placido Polanco2008-04-292008W  6-4 @ NYA5241001000000001190133372456584 hits
Placido Polanco2008-04-302008W  6-2 @ NYA5220022000000001191133574458582 home runs
Matt Joyce2008-05-052008L  6-3 vs DET200000000100000100001st career game
Freddy Dolsi2008-05-062008L  5-0 vs DET000000000000000100001st career game
Matt Joyce2008-05-072008W  10-9 vs DET512000100010000220101st career hit, 1st career RBI
Placido Polanco2008-05-072008W  10-9 vs DET6251003000000001198134774461585 hits
Curtis Granderson2008-05-082008L  5-1 vs DET40000000004000038840555172364 strikeouts
Matt Joyce2008-05-102008L  5-2 vs DET412001100000000541201st career home run
Edgar Renteria2008-05-202008W  12-8 vs DET424011500000000176219791217852755 RBis, 4 hits
Magglio Ordonez2008-05-242008W  19-3 vs DET343102600100000144417132561028872 home runs, 4 runs scored, 6 RBis
Placido Polanco2008-05-242008W  19-3 vs DET5441001001000001212136574464594 runs scored, 4 hits
Matt Joyce2008-05-272008L  3-2 @ ANA400000000040000171151004 strikeouts
Marcus Thames2008-05-282008W  6-2 @ ANA4220024000000003612536818532 home runs
Jeff Larish2008-05-302008W  7-4 @ SEA511000100020000110101st career game, 1st career hit, 1st career RBI
Jeff Larish2008-06-062008L  4-2 vs DET311001100000000631301st career home run
Carlos Guillen2008-06-072008W  8-4 vs DET4220012000000001068111410054766100th career home run
Michael Hollimon2008-06-092008L  8-2 vs DET100000000000000100001st career game
Placido Polanco2008-06-092008L  8-2 vs DET5041001000000001225138074469594 hits
Michael Hollimon2008-06-132008W  5-0 vs DET300000100000010200101st career RBI
Marcus Thames2008-06-162008L  8-6 @ SFN4220023000100003752647519732 home runs
Edgar Renteria2008-06-172008W  5-1 @ SFN311000001200000178620001227942752000th career hit
Placido Polanco2008-06-182008W  7-2 @ SFN4341002001000001233139774474594 hits
Eddie Bonine2008-06-202008L  6-2 @ SDN200000000000000100001st career game
Carlos Guillen2008-06-252008W  8-7 vs DET51410130000000010841133101558684 hits
Gary Sheffield2008-06-252008W  8-7 vs DET5141001000000002401255548415912454 hits
Curtis Granderson2008-06-262008W  3-2 vs DET52410000100000043045059188394 hits
Michael Hollimon2008-06-262008W  3-2 vs DET402100000010000520101st career hit
Curtis Granderson2008-06-272008W  7-1 vs DET53402011001000043145459189401 Triples, 4 hits
Dane Sardinha2008-06-292008W  4-3 vs DET401010200000001410201st career hit, 1st career RBI
Marcus Thames2008-06-302008W  5-4 @ MIN5110011000400003852767820234 strikeouts
Michael Hollimon2008-07-032008W  8-4 @ SEA522001100010000961201st career home run
Matt Joyce2008-07-032008W  8-4 @ SEA524200100000000231651204 hits
Ivan Rodriguez2008-07-062008W  2-1 @ SEA7040000010000002215257029112101204 hits
Miguel Cabrera2008-07-082008W  9-2 vs DET424002300000000806937153576182 home runs, 4 hits
Clete Thomas2008-07-132008W  4-2 vs DET41210120000000140331921st career home run
Ivan Rodriguez2008-07-182008L  7-4 @ BAL4240012000000002220257729312131204 hits
Jeff Larish2008-07-192008L  11-10 @ BAL211001210210000191221011st career stolen base
Magglio Ordonez2008-07-192008L  11-10 @ BAL300000200000020147817472591045872 sacrifice flies
Placido Polanco2008-07-192008L  11-10 @ BAL6342001100100001257142575482604 hits
Miguel Cabrera2008-07-212008W  19-4 @ KCA625200600010000816949155590186 RBis, 5 hits
Curtis Granderson2008-07-212008W  19-4 @ KCA54300000011000045147960196414 runs scored
Carlos Guillen2008-07-212008W  19-4 @ KCA45310020020000011011148102567705 runs scored
Matt Joyce2008-07-212008W  19-4 @ KCA6340115000100003632102405 RBis, 4 hits
Ivan Rodriguez2008-07-272008W  6-4 vs DET4141000000000002226258429312141204 hits
Curtis Granderson2008-07-302008W  14-12 @ CLE73500020011000045949361199425 hits
Gary Sheffield2008-07-302008W  14-12 @ CLE7040001000000002427257748816052484 hits
Marcus Thames2008-07-302008W  14-12 @ CLE6111001000400004042908321334 strikeouts
Placido Polanco2008-08-052008L  10-8 @ CHA6330124001100001270144678492612 home runs
Ryan Raburn2008-08-052008L  10-8 @ CHA6040001100200001227584264 hits
Miguel Cabrera2008-08-092008W  10-2 vs DET422002400100001833973161612182 home runs
Gary Sheffield2008-08-122008L  6-4 vs DET4220022000000002437258449216112492 home runs
Magglio Ordonez2008-08-132008L  4-3 vs DET412000000010000150017822621064871500th career game
Edgar Renteria2008-08-172008L  16-8 vs DET534000010000000183020451238042784 hits
Curtis Granderson2008-08-182008W  8-7 @ TEX40202040011000047751465210444 Triples
Matt Joyce2008-08-192008W  11-3 @ TEX4220024000000006048123102 home runs
Miguel Cabrera2008-08-222008W  4-3 @ KCA422002200000000845985165622182 home runs
Placido Polanco2008-08-292008W  6-3 vs DET411000110000000128914697950064500th career RBI
Dusty Ryan2008-09-042008L  7-1 vs DET100000000010000100001st career game
Marcus Thames2008-09-052008L  10-2 @ MIN3220022000000004233018721832 home runs
Miguel Cabrera2008-09-072008W  7-5 @ MIN5220011000200008601000170636181000th career hit
Dusty Ryan2008-09-072008W  7-5 @ MIN311001200100000211201st career hit, 1st career home run, 1st career RBI
Mike Hessman2008-09-082008W  14-8 vs DET3210011000020007231102302 hit by pitches
Magglio Ordonez2008-09-082008W  14-8 vs DET343101200200000152318122661081884 runs scored
Gary Sheffield2008-09-082008W  14-8 vs DET5220025000000002460260449616262492 home runs, 5 RBis
Chris Lambert2008-09-102008L  5-2 vs DET000000000000000100001st career game
Curtis Granderson2008-09-142008L  11-7 @ CHA5110011000000005005396922045500th career game
Miguel Cabrera2008-09-172008W  17-4 @ TEX5341013000000008681012172644184 hits
Dusty Ryan2008-09-172008W  17-4 @ TEX524100200010000781504 hits
Miguel Cabrera2008-09-192008L  6-5 @ CLE4220024000000008691014174648182 home runs
Ramon Santiago2008-09-252008W  7-5 vs DET433002200000000362233977242 home runs
Gary Sheffield2008-09-262008W  6-4 vs DET4230022000100002471261449916322492 home runs


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