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+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  81-81   .500
Result:   3rd in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Jim Leyland
General Manager:   Dave Dombrowski
Stadium:  Comerica Park
Attendance:  2,461,237
Payroll:  $122,864,929
Playoffs:  -

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Johnny Damon (36)
Youngest Player:  Rick Porcello (21)
Longest Tenure:  Brandon Inge (10)
Top Hitter:  Miguel Cabrera (1)
Top Pitcher:  Justin Verlander (2)
Top Draft Pick:  Nick Castellanos (#44)

Roster Continuity:  54.44%
Top Prospect:   Jacob Turner
American League Standings
Chi White Sox8874.5436.0
KC Royals6795.41427.0

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
Alex AvilaDetroit Tigers201020101$ 404,900 
Brennan BoeschDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Jeremy BondermanDetroit Tigers200720104$ 38,000,000$ 9.50mavoided arbitration
Eddie BonineDetroit Tigers201020101$ 404,000 
Miguel CabreraDetroit Tigers200820158$ 152,300,003$ 19.04mExtension Replaced previous deal, avoided arbitration
Phil CokeDetroit Tigers201020101$ 425,000 
Johnny DamonDetroit Tigers201020101$ 8,000,000 
Adam EverettDetroit Tigers201020101$ 1,550,000 
Casey FienDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 Minor league contract
Alfredo FigaroDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Armando GalarragaDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Carlos GuillenDetroit Tigers200820114$ 48,000,000$ 12.00m
Brandon IngeDetroit Tigers200720104$ 24,000,000$ 6.00mAvoided arbitration
Austin JacksonDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Don KellyDetroit Tigers201020101$ 405,000 
Gerald LairdDetroit Tigers201020101$ 3,950,000 avoided arbitration
Jeff LarishDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Fu-Te NiDetroit Tigers201020101$ 407,500 
Magglio OrdonezDetroit Tigers201020101$ 18,000,000 Option year from prior contract
Jhonny PeraltaCleveland Indians200620105$ 13,000,000$ 2.60m$1.25m signing bonus. Club option for 2011 ($7m)
Ryan PerryDetroit Tigers201020101$ 408,500 
Rick PorcelloDetroit Tigers200720104$ 7,285,000$ 1.82mClub options for 2011 and 2012
Ryan RaburnDetroit Tigers201020101$ 438,000 
Ramon SantiagoDetroit Tigers201020112$ 2,500,000$ 1.25mavoided arbitration
Jay SborzDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Max ScherzerArizona Diamondbacks200720104$ 4,300,000$ 1.08m
Daniel SchlerethDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Scott SizemoreDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Brad ThomasDetroit Tigers201020101$ 1,000,000 
Jose ValverdeDetroit Tigers201020112$ 14,000,000$ 7.00mClub option for 2012
Justin VerlanderDetroit Tigers201020145$ 80,000,000$ 16.00mavoided arbitration
Casper WellsDetroit Tigers201020101$ 400,000 
Dontrelle WillisDetroit Tigers200820103$ 29,000,000$ 9.67mAvoided arbitration
Joel ZumayaDetroit Tigers201020101$ 915,000 avoided arbitration

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