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Detroit Tigers Active Roster

+ American League (MLB)
League: American League
Stat Years Available: 1901-2017
Team Location: Detroit,Michigan

Ballparks:   Comerica Park (2000-2017), Tiger Stadium (1961-1999), Briggs Stadium (1938-1960), Navin Field (1912-1937), Bennett Park (1903-1911)

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Organization Affiliates:MLB: Detroit Tigers (MLB-AL)   AAA: Toledo Mud Hens (IL)   AA: Erie SeaWolves (East)   A+: Lakeland Flying Tigers (FSL)   A: West Michigan Whitecaps (Midw)   A-: Connecticut Tigers (NYPL)   Rk: Dominican Tigers (DSL)   Rk: Gulf Coast Tigers (East) (GCL)   Rk: Gulf Coast Tigers West (GCL)  

Affiliate History
Historical Matchup:
  • Active rosters are generally set at 25 players and does not include injuries. On September 1, active rosters are expanded to a maximum of 40 players where the players on the active roster must be on the team's 40-man roster.
  • The 25man date column refers to the date the player was added to the 25-man roster for this team. The date does not consider injuries or minor league rehab stints as an interruption of this date. The date indicates that a player joined this team's active roster on xxxx-xx-xx date and was not demoted or on a different team since. TBC only started tracking daily roster movement since May of 2012.
  • PitchersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Victor AlcantaraRPActive24.2016-2190R-R20170.000UDFA2017-09-05Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Chad BellRPActive28.2356-3200R-L20170.000TEX: 2009-14-4242017-09-01Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Matt BoydSPActive26.2616-3215L-L20150.169TOR: 2013-6-1752017-07-17Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Jeff FerrellRPActive26.3326-3185R-R20150.040DET: 2010-26-7932017-08-13Contract purchased from minors
    Michael FulmerSPActive24.2206-3200R-R20160.157NYN: 2011-1-442016-04-29Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Shane GreeneRPActive28.3386-4210R-R20142.075NYA: 2009-15-4652016-04-29DL-15 Middle finger blister
    Blaine HardyRPActive30.2216-2195L-L20142.037KCA: 2008-22-6552017-09-01Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Myles JayePActive25.2986-3170B-R20170.000TOR: 2010-17-5162017-09-02Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Jairo LabourtPActive23.2286-4204L-L20170.000UDFA2017-09-01Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Artie LewickiPActive25.1966-3195R-R20170.000DET: 2014-8-2502017-09-03Contract purchased from minors
    Daniel NorrisSPActive24.1796-2180L-L20141.073TOR: 2011-2-742016-08-08Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Zac ReiningerPActive24.2666-3170B-R20170.000BAL: 2017-20-6082017-08-24Contract purchased from minors
    Anibal SanchezRPActive33.2376-0180R-R200610.099UDFA2017-06-18Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Warwick SaupoldRPActive27.2786-1195R-R20160.068UDFA2017-05-18Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Daniel StumpfP Active26.2906-2200L-L20160.114KCA: 2012-9-2832017-06-03Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Drew VerhagenRPActive26.3646-6222R-R20141.079DET: 2012-4-1542017-07-24Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Alex WilsonRPActive30.3526-1215R-R20133.038BOS: 2009-2-772015-04-24Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Jordan ZimmermannSPActive31.1516-2200R-R20097.154WAS: 2007-2-672015-12-02Signed to 5-year contract for 2016-2020 ($110m) 18--18--24--25--25 [Free Agent]
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Bryan HoladayCActive29.3375-11190R-R20123.025DET: 2010-6-1932017-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    James McCannCActive27.1306-2185B-R20142.028DET: 2011-2-762014-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Miguel Cabrera1BActive34.1866-2218R-R200313.101UDFABefore May '12
    Jeimer Candelario3BActive23.3316-1180B-R20160.006UDFA2017-09-02Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Nick Castellanos3BActive25.2316-4195R-R20133.029DET: 2010-1-442013-09-01Contract purchased from Toledo (AAA)
    John Hicks1BActive28.0516-1182R-R20150.069SEA: 2011-4-1232017-07-31Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Ian Kinsler2BActive35.1216-0175R-R200611.000TEX: 2003-17-4962013-11-21Traded from Rangers to Tigers for Prince Fielder and cash considerations
    Dixon MachadoSSActive25.2426-0140R-R20150.075UDFA2016-09-06Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Efren Navarro1BActive31.1606-0200L-L20111.072ANA: 2007-50-14502017-09-01Contract purchased from minors
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Tyler CollinsRFActive27.1375-11200L-L20141.080DET: 2011-6-1972017-08-18Contract purchased from minors
    JaCoby JonesCFActive25.1646-3190R-R20160.034PIT: 2013-3-872017-08-26Recalled from Toledo (AAA)
    Mikie MahtookRFActive27.3256-1205R-R20151.011TBA: 2011-1-312017-01-17Traded from Rays to Tigers for Future considerations
    Alex PresleyRF-LFActive32.0885-9180L-L20103.100PIT: 2006-8-2302017-05-28Contract purchased from minors
    Andrew RomineCF-LFActive31.3016-1180B-R20104.049ANA: 2007-5-1782014-03-21Traded from Angels to Tigers for Jose Alvarez
    Designated HittersTop
    Player NamePosStatusAgeHtWtB-TBornPlaceMLB SinceServDraft Info25man DateRoster Transaction (how he joined team)
    Victor MartinezDHDL-6038.3026-2170B-R200213.114UDFA2014-11-14Signed to 4-year contract for 2015-2018 ($68m)

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