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2012 DETROIT TIGERS

+    Level: MLB
Location:  Detroit,MI
Team Record:  88-74   .543
Result:   1st in American League - Central Division
Manager(s):  Jim Leyland
General Manager:   Dave Dombrowski
Stadium:  Comerica Park
Attendance:  3,028,033
Payroll:  $132,300,000
Playoffs:  Lost World Series (Giants)

Detroit Tigers affiliate history
Oldest Player:  Octavio Dotel (36)
Youngest Player:  Avisail Garcia (21)
Longest Tenure:  Brandon Inge (12)
Top Hitter:  Miguel Cabrera (1)
Top Pitcher:  Justin Verlander (1)
Top Draft Pick:  Jake Thompson (#91)

Roster Continuity:  75.41%
Top Prospect:   Jacob Turner
American League Standings
CentralWLPctGB
Detroit8874.543--
Chi White Sox8577.5253.0
KC Royals7290.44416.0
Cleveland6894.42020.0
Minnesota6696.40722.0


PITCHING STATISTICS
PitcherGameSeasonResultDecisionIPHRERHRBBSOWPBKHBTBFPitchesStrBalStr%Career GCareer W-LFeat Description
Justin Verlander2012-04-052012W  3-2 vs BOS  820001700028105663963%200107-57200th career game
Duane Below2012-04-072012W  10-0 vs BOSW 2.1100002000831211068%151-21st career win
Drew Smyly2012-04-122012W  7-2 vs TBA  44111340012090494154%10-01st career game
Max Scherzer2012-04-132012L  5-2 @ CHAL 6533111100024100653565%11236-3611 Strikeouts
Thad Weber2012-04-222012L  3-2 vs TEXL 1311010000623131057%10-11st career game
Drew Smyly2012-04-282012W  7-5 @ NYAW 62111270002292563661%41-01st career win
Luke Putkonen2012-04-292012L  6-2 @ NYA  1.23220200001152302258%10-01st career game
Justin Verlander2012-05-182012W  6-0 vs PITWSHO9100021200030109763370%208112-5812 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 1-hitter
Max Scherzer2012-05-202012W  4-3 vs PITW 7422211500026110753568%11939-3815 Strikeouts, Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Brayan Villarreal2012-05-252012W  10-6 @ MIN  0.211000000042318578%231-2Threw 78% strikes
Octavio Dotel2012-05-262012W  6-3 @ MIN  1.200000400051814478%71355-48Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Luis Marte2012-05-282012L  7-4 @ BOS  3211003000113527877%51-0Threw 77% strikes
Brayan Villarreal2012-05-292012L  6-3 @ BOS  1.2000015000628151354%252-2Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Casey Crosby2012-06-012012L  9-4 vs NYAL 3.14661430001875403553%10-11st career game
Casey Crosby2012-06-072012W  7-5 vs CLEW 5.15330321002290533759%21-11st career win
Jose Ortega2012-06-082012L  6-5 @ CIN  0.1200000000384450%10-01st career game
Brayan Villarreal2012-06-132012W  8-4 @ CHN  200000300062923679%324-2Threw 79% strikes
Duane Below2012-06-152012L  12-4 vs COL  1.220000000062419579%332-3Threw 79% strikes
Max Scherzer2012-06-172012W  5-0 vs COLW 8700001200031121883373%12442-3912 Strikeouts
Darin Downs2012-07-032012L  8-6 vs MIN  100001100041911858%10-01st career game
Drew Smyly2012-07-062012W  4-2 vs KCAW 6622001000024106713567%154-310 Strikeouts
Doug Fister2012-07-182012W  7-2 vs ANAW 8211121000026107654261%8424-3710 Strikeouts
Jacob Turner2012-07-222012W  6-4 vs CHAW 5.17331030002380562470%61-21st career win
Octavio Dotel2012-07-222012W  6-4 vs CHA  1.200000400051918195%72757-49Struck out at least 2 batters per inning (1.2+ ip)
Darin Downs2012-08-052012W  10-8 vs CLEW 0.221100000042013765%81-01st career win
Justin Verlander2012-08-062012W  7-2 vs NYAW 8920011400035131953673%222119-6414 Strikeouts
Phil Coke2012-08-082012L  12-8 vs NYA  132200100062521484%25516-20Threw 84% strikes
Octavio Dotel2012-08-102012W  6-2 @ TEX  210000100072116576%73457-49Threw 76% strikes
Jose Valverde2012-08-142012W  8-4 @ MIN  110000100042318578%56426-29Threw 78% strikes
Max Scherzer2012-08-152012W  5-1 @ MINW 7400021000026117744363%13448-4110 Strikeouts
Justin Verlander2012-08-232012W  3-2 vs TOR  9422121200133113743965%225119-6412 Strikeouts
Brayan Villarreal2012-08-242012L  2-1 vs ANA  220000410082522388%554-4Threw 88% strikes
Octavio Dotel2012-08-312012W  7-4 vs CHAW 1.210000100062318578%74359-49Threw 78% strikes
Justin Verlander2012-09-022012W  4-2 vs CHAW 8411121110130121774464%227120-6411 Strikeouts
Octavio Dotel2012-09-172012L  5-4 @ CHA  1.220001100073023777%74759-50Threw 77% strikes
Doug Fister2012-09-222012W  8-0 vs MINWSHO970000700033117764165%9530-40Complete game/Shutout
Justin Verlander2012-09-242012W  6-2 vs KCAW 892210800032112872578%231123-65Threw 78% strikes
Anibal Sanchez2012-09-252012W  2-0 vs KCAWSHO9300011000031105772873%14448-5110 Strikeouts, Complete game/Shutout, 3-hitter
Al Alburquerque2012-09-262012W  5-4 vs KCA  2.110000300072821775%476-1Threw 75% strikes
Doug Fister2012-09-272012W  5-4 vs KCA  7.253200100012999702971%9630-4010 Strikeouts
Luke Putkonen2012-10-032012W  1-0 @ KCASv 1000011000423121152%120-21st career save


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