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                        ***** Detroit Tigers *****
 
  Team Founded: 1880
  Team History:
                1801-'88     - Detroit Tigers (National League)
                1901-Present - Detroit Tigers (American League)
 
  Stadium Address:
  Comerica Park
  2100 Woodward Avenue
  Detroit, MI. 48201
 
  Opened: April 11, 2000
  First Official Game:  April 11, vs. Seattle Mariners
  Stadium Capacity: 40,000
  Surface:  Natural Grass
 
  Owner: Michael Illitch
  General Manager:  Dave Dombrowski
  Manager: Brad Ausmus
 
  Managerial History:
 
  Term                Coach                Reg.Season      Playoff
  1881-82             Frank Bancroft         83-  84
  1883-84             Jack Chapman           68- 142
  1885                Charlie Morton         41-  67
                      (Replaced during 1885 Season)
                      Bill Watkins
  1886-87             Bill Watkins          166-  81       10- 5
  1888                Bill Watkins/Bob Leadly
                                             68-  63
  1901                George Stallings       74-  61
  1902                Frank Dwyer            52-  83
  1903-04             Ed Barrow              97- 117
                      (Replaced after 78 games of 1904 Season)
                      Bobby Lowe             30-  44
  1905-06             Bill Armour           150- 152
  1907-20             Hugh Jennings        1131- 972        4-12
  1921-26             Ty Cobb               479- 444
  1927-33             Bucky Harris          355- 410
                      (Replaced after 148 games of 1933 Season)
                      Del Baker               6-   0
  1934-38             Mickey Cochrane       379- 278        7- 6
                      (Replaced After 48 games of 1938 Season)
                      Del Baker              67-  39
  1939-42             Del Baker             319- 297        3- 4
  1943-48             Steve O'Neill         509- 414        4- 3
  1949-52             Red Rolfe             278- 256
                      (Replaced after 72 games of 1952 Season)
                      Fred Hutchinson        27-  55
  1953-54             Fred Hutchinson       128- 180
  1955-56             Bucky Harris          161- 147
  1957-58             Jack Tighe             99- 104
                      (Replaced after 49 games of 1958 Season)
                      Bill Norman            56-  49
  1959                Bill Norman             2-  15
                      (Replaced after 17 games of 1959 Season)
                      Jimmie Dykes           74-  63
  1960                Jimmie Dykes           44-  52
                      (Replaced after 96 games of 1960 Season)
                      Joe Gordon             27-  31
                      (Interim manager for 58 games of 1960 Season)
  1961-63             Bob Scheffing         210- 173
                      (Replaced after 60 games of 1963 Season)
                      Chuck Dressen          55-  47
  1964-65             Chuck Dressen         150- 132
                      (Replaced after 120 games of 1965 Season)
                      Bob Swift              24-  18
                      (Interim manager for 42 games of 1965 Season)
  1966                Chuck Dressen          16-  10
                      (Replaced after 26 games of 1966 Season)
                      Bob Swift              32-  25
                      (Interim manager for 57 games of 1966 Season)
                      Frank Skaff            40-  39
                      (Interim manager for 79 games of 1966 Season)
  1967-70             Mayo Smith            363- 285        4- 3
  1971-73             Billy Martin          248- 204        2- 3
                      (Replaced after 134 games of 1972 Season)
                      Joe Schultz            14-  14
  1974-78             Ralph Houk            366- 443
  1979                Lee Moss               27-  26
                      (Replaced after 53 games of 1979 Season)
                      Sparky Anderson        58-  50
  1980-95             Sparky Anderson      1373-1198        8- 5
  1996-1998           Buddy Bell            184- 277
                      (Fired after 137 games (52-85) of the 1998 season)
                      Larry Parrish          13-  12
                      (Interim manager for final 25 games of 1998 season)
  1999                Larry Parrish          69-92
  2000-2002           Phil Garner           145-185
                      (Fired after 6 games (0-6) of the 2002 season)
  2002-2002           Luis Pujols            55-100
  2002-2005           Alan Trammell         186-300
  2005-2013           Jim Leyland           700-597        25-23
  2014-present        Brad Ausmus
 
  Retired Numbers: (6)
 
   2 - Charlie Gehringer
   5 - Hank Greenberg
   6 - Al Kaline
  11 - Sparky Anderson
  16 - Hal Newhouser
  42 - Jackie Robinson
 
  Tigers in the Hall of Fame: (23)
 
  1936 - Ty Cobb
  1945 - Dan Brouthers, Hughie Jennings
  1947 - Mickey Cochrane
  1953 - Al Simmons
  1956 - Charlie Gehringer, Edward G. Brown, Hank Greenberg
  1957 - Sam Crawford
  1964 - Heinie Manush
  1968 - Goose Goslin
  1969 - Waite Hoyt
  1973 - Billy Evans
  1974 - Sam Thompson
  1975 - Earl Averill, Bucky Harris
  1978 - Eddie Mathews
  1980 - Al Kaline
  1983 - George Kell
  1984 - Rick Ferrell
  1996 - Jim Bunning, Ned Hanlon
  2000 - Sparky Anderson
 
  World Series Titles: (4) 1935, 1945, 1968, 1984
  American League Pennants: (11) 1907, '08, '09, '34, '35, '40, '45, '68, '84,
  2006, '12
  Division Titles: (6) 1972, '84, '87, '2011. '12, '13
  Wild Card: (1) 2006
 
  AL Most Valuable Player                AL Cy Young Award
  -----------------------                -----------------
  1934 - Mickey Cochrane                 1968 - Denny McLain
  1935 - Hank Greenberg                  1969 - Denny McLain (tie)
  1937 - Charlie Gehringer               1984 - Willie Hernandez
  1940 - Hank Greenberg                  2011 - Justin Verlander
  1944 - Hal Newhouser                   2013 - Max Scherzer
  1945 - Hal Newhouser
  1968 - Denny McLain
  1984 - Willie Hernandez
  2011 - Justin Verlander
  2012 - Miguel Cabrera
  2013 - Miguel Cabrera
 
  Rookie of the Year                     Manager of the Year
  ------------------                     -------------------
  1953 - Harvey Kuenn                    1984 - Sparky Anderson
  1976 - Mark Fidrych                    1987 - Sparky Anderson
  1978 - Lou Whitaker                    2006 - Jim Leyland
  2006 - Justin Verlander
 
  Yearly Records:
 
                        Reg. Season                      Playoff
  Year Location       W    L   Pct.  GB    Pos.   Div.   W   L  Pct.
  -------------------------------------------------------------------------
  1881 Detroit       41   43   .488  15    (4)     NL
  1882 Detroit       42   41   .506  12.5  (6)     NL
  1883 Detroit       40   58   .408  23    (7)     NL
  1884 Detroit       28   84   .250  56    (8)     NL
  1885 Detroit       41   67   .380  44    (6)     NL
  1886 Detroit       87   36   .707   2.5  (2)     NL
  1887 Detroit       79   45   .637  --    (1)     NL    10   5 .667 Champ
  1888 Detroit       68   63   .519  16    (5)     NL
 
  ENTERED AMERICAN LEAGUE
 
  1901 Detroit       74   61   .548   8.5  (3)
  1902 Detroit       52   83   .385  30.5  (7)
  1903 Detroit       65   71   .478  25    (5)
  1904 Detroit       62   90   .408  32    (7)
  1905 Detroit       79   74   .516  15.5  (3)
  1906 Detroit       71   78   .477  21    (6)
  1907 Detroit       92   58   .613  --    (1)           0   4  .000 AL Pen
  1908 Detroit       90   63   .588  --    (1)           1   4  .200 AL Pen
  1909 Detroit       98   54   .645  --    (1)           3   4  .429 AL Pen
  1910 Detroit       86   68   .558  18    (3)
  1911 Detroit       89   65   .578  13.5  (2)
  1912 Detroit       69   84   .451  36.5  (6)
  1913 Detroit       66   87   .431  30    (6)
  1914 Detroit       80   73   .523  19.5  (4)
  1915 Detroit      100   54   .649   2.5  (2)
  1916 Detroit       87   67   .565   4    (3)
  1917 Detroit       78   75   .510  21.5  (4)
  1918 Detroit       55   71   .437  20    (7)
  1919 Detroit       80   60   .571   8    (4)
  1920 Detroit       61   93   .396  37    (7)
  1921 Detroit       71   82   .464  27    (6)
  1922 Detroit       79   75   .513  15    (3)
  1923 Detroit       83   71   .539  16    (2)
  1924 Detroit       86   68   .558   6    (3)
  1925 Detroit       81   73   .526  16.5  (4)
  1926 Detroit       79   75   .513  12    (6)
  1927 Detroit       82   71   .536  27.5  (4)
  1928 Detroit       68   86   .442  33    (6)
  1929 Detroit       70   84   .455  36    (6)
  1930 Detroit       75   79   .487  27    (5)
  1931 Detroit       61   93   .396  47    (7)
  1932 Detroit       76   75   .503  29.5  (5)
  1933 Detroit       75   79   .487  25    (5)
  1934 Detroit      101   53   .656  --    (1)           3   4  .429 AL Pen
  1935 Detroit       93   58   .616  --    (1)           4   2  .667 WS Champs
  1936 Detroit       83   71   .539  19.5  (2)
  1937 Detroit       89   65   .578  13    (2)
  1938 Detroit       84   70   .545  16    (4)
  1939 Detroit       81   73   .526  26.5  (5)
  1940 Detroit       90   64   .584  --    (1)           3   4  .429 AL Pen
  1941 Detroit       75   79   .487  26    (4t)
  1942 Detroit       73   81   .474  30    (5)
  1943 Detroit       78   76   .506  20    (5)
  1944 Detroit       88   66   .571   1    (2)
  1945 Detroit       88   65   .575  --    (1)           4   3  .571 WS Champs
  1946 Detroit       92   62   .597  12    (2)
  1947 Detroit       85   69   .552  12    (2)
  1948 Detroit       78   76   .506  18.5  (5)
  1949 Detroit       87   67   .565  10    (4)
  1950 Detroit       95   59   .617   3    (2)
  1951 Detroit       73   81   .474  25    (5)
  1952 Detroit       50  104   .325  45    (8)
  1953 Detroit       60   94   .390  40.5  (6)
  1954 Detroit       68   86   .442  43    (5)
  1955 Detroit       79   75   .513  17    (5)
  1956 Detroit       82   72   .532  15    (5)
  1957 Detroit       78   76   .506  20    (4)
  1958 Detroit       77   77   .500  15    (5)
  1959 Detroit       76   78   .494  18    (4)
  1960 Detroit       71   83   .461  26    (6)
  1961 Detroit      101   61   .623   8    (2)
  1962 Detroit       85   76   .528  10.5  (4)
  1963 Detroit       79   83   .488  25.5  (5t)
  1964 Detroit       85   77   .525  14    (4)
  1965 Detroit       89   73   .549  13    (4)
  1966 Detroit       88   74   .543  10    (3)
  1967 Detroit       91   71   .562   1    (2t)
  1968 Detroit      103   59   .636  --    (1)           4   3  .571 WS Champs
  1969 Detroit       90   72   .556  19    (2)    East
  1970 Detroit       79   83   .488  29    (4)    East
  1971 Detroit       91   71   .562  12    (2)    East
  1972 Detroit       86   70   .551  --    (1)    East   2   3  .400 AL Div
  1973 Detroit       85   77   .525  12    (3)    East
  1974 Detroit       72   90   .444  19    (6)    East
  1975 Detroit       57  102   .358  37.5  (6)    East
  1976 Detroit       74   87   .460  24    (5)    East
  1977 Detroit       74   88   .457  26    (4)    East
  1978 Detroit       86   76   .531  13.5  (5)    East
  1979 Detroit       85   76   .528  18    (5)    East
  1980 Detroit       84   78   .519  19    (5)    East
  1981 Detroit *     31   26   .544   3.5  (4)    East
                     29   23   .558   1.5  (2t)   East
  1982 Detroit       83   79   .512  12    (4)    East
  1983 Detroit       92   70   .568   6    (2)    East
  1984 Detroit      104   58   .642  --    (1)    East   7   1  .875 WS Champs
  1985 Detroit       84   77   .522  15    (3)    East
  1986 Detroit       87   75   .537   8.5  (3)    East
  1987 Detroit       98   64   .605  --    (1)    East   1   4  .200 AL Div
  1988 Detroit       88   74   .543   1    (2)    East
  1989 Detroit       59  103   .364  30    (7)    East
  1990 Detroit       79   83   .488   9    (3)    East
  1991 Detroit       84   78   .519   7    (2t)   East
  1992 Detroit       75   87   .463  21    (6)    East
  1993 Detroit       85   77   .525  10    (3t)   East
  1994 Detroit *     53   62   .461  18    (5)    East
  1995 Detroit *     60   84   .417  26    (4)    East
  1996 Detroit       53  109   .327  39    (5)    East
  1997 Detroit       79   83   .488  19    (3)    East
  1998 Detroit       65   97   .401  24    (5)    Cent
  1999 Detroit       69   92   .429  27.5  (3)    Cent
  2000 Detroit       79   83   .488  16    (3)    Cent
  2001 Detroit       66   96   .407  25    (4)    Cent
  2002 Detroit       55  106   .342  39    (5)    Cent
  2003 Detroit       43  119   .265  37    (5)    Cent
  2004 Detroit       72   90   .444  20    (4)    Cent
  2005 Detroit       71   91   .438  28    (4)    Cent
  2006 Detroit       95   67   .586   1    (2)    Cent   8   5  .615 AL Pennant
  2007 Detroit       88   74   .543   8    (2)    Cent
  2008 Detroit       74   88   .457  14.5  (5)    Cent
  2009 Detroit **    86   77   .528   1    (2)    Cent
  2010 Detroit       81   81   .500  13    (3)    Cent
  2011 Detroit       95   67   .586  --    (1)    Cent   5   6  .455 ALCS
  2012 Detroit       88   74   .543  --    (1)    Cent   7   6  .538 AL Pennant
  2013 Detroit       93   69   .574  --    (1)    Cent   5   6  .455 ALCS
 
  * Strike Shortened Season
  ** Played an extra game to determine Central Division but lost to
  the Minnesota Twins
 
  Overall Regular Season Record:            9255  - 9084  (.505)
  Overall Post 1900 Regular Season Record:  8921  - 8647  (.508)
  Overall Post Season Record:                 67  -   64  (.511)
 
 
 
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