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Thank you for your support!       Team Lineup Index Detroit Tigers
           
            1950-1959
               
Previous Decade DET 1950 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
95 59 .617 2 837 3 713 3
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 106 4 4 Aaron Robinson           L 35   103 283 64 7 9 37 37 75 0 .226 .388 .346 .734 12.5 12.55
1B 52 9 7 Don Kolloway   R 31   118 463 134 20 6 55 61 29 1 .289 .331 .389 .720 8.2 6.16
2B 162 1 1 Jerry Priddy T17   R 30   157 618 171 26 13 104 75 95 2 .277 .376 .401 .777 24.3 28.75
3B 141 2 2 George Kell 4 A   R 27   157 641 218 56 8 114 101 66 3 .340 .403 .484 .887 26.4 29.28
SS 108 3 3 Johnny Lipon   R 27   147 601 176 27 2 104 63 81 9 .293 .378 .368 .746 19.3 18.85
LF 141 1 1 Hoot Evers 11 A   R 29   139 515 166 34 21 98 101 70 5 .322 .407 .553 .960 25.0 30.20
CF 111 4 4 Johnny Groth   R 23   157 566 173 30 12 95 85 95 1 .306 .407 .451 .858 22.2 21.18
RF 174 1 1 Vic Wertz 10         L 25   145 559 172 37 27 99 123 91 0 .308 .408 .533 .941 26.2 32.33
Top 5 reserves  
C 12 Bob Swift           R 35   66 132 30 4 2 14 9 25 0 .227 .350 .303 .653 4.3 3.17
C 17 Joe Ginsberg R   L 23   31 95 22 6 0 12 12 11 1 .232 .318 .295 .613 2.1 1.57
LF 17 Pat Mullin   L 32   21 88 19 3 4 10 14 12 1 .216 .310 .386 .696 1.7 1.38
1B 14 Dick Kryhoski   L 25   47 169 37 10 4 20 19 8 0 .219 .258 .349 .607 1.1 0.48
                                                       
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 131 2   Art Houtteman T24   a   R 22   34 21 4 17 12 264.33 248 92 87 .256 3.61 22.3 25.97
SP 17 Hal Newhouser   L 29   30 15 1 14 13 208.00 223 78 84 .279 4.28 13.3 12.73
SP 16 Fred Hutchinson   R 30   26 10 1 13 8 191.67 225 44 60 .223 4.18 13.1 13.37
SP   10   Dizzy Trout T12       R 35   20 11 1 12 5 153.33 161 48 72 .344 3.64 13.5 15.95
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 121 3 Hal White   R 31   34 6 3 1 66.67 55 40 34 .358 3.78 6.6 7.52
MR T12 Paul Calvert   R 32   32 2 2 4 51.33 71 25 14 .146 6.31 0.0 0.00
MR                                                
DET 1951
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
73 81 .474 5 685 6 741 5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 87 3 3 Joe Ginsberg           L 24   95 304 79 10 8 44 37 43 0 .260 .355 .385 .740 10.2 9.69
1B 77 6 6 Dick Kryhoski   L 26   112 421 121 19 12 58 57 28 1 .287 .335 .437 .772 11.1 10.43
2B 93 4 4 Jerry Priddy   R 31   154 580 151 22 8 73 57 69 4 .260 .339 .360 .699 15.5 13.94
3B 110 3 3 George Kell 15 A   R 28   147 598 191 36 2 92 59 61 10 .319 .386 .400 .786 21.7 22.40
SS 57 8 7 Johnny Lipon   R 28   125 487 129 15 0 56 38 49 7 .265 .335 .300 .635 8.1 5.85
LF 73 6 6 Pat Mullin   L 33   76 261 73 10 11 36 45 35 2 .280 .365 .483 .848 10.0 9.95
CF 79 5 5 Johnny Groth   R 24   112 428 128 29 3 41 49 31 1 .299 .349 .393 .742 11.9 10.55
RF 148 1 1 Vic Wertz   A       L 26   131 501 143 24 27 86 94 78 0 .285 .383 .511 .894 21.6 26.04
Top 5 reserves  
RF 18 Steve Souchock           R 32   29 89 22 5 5 16 13 9 0 .247 .316 .494 .810 2.3 1.93
LF 13 Hoot Evers   R 30   66 232 52 9 6 28 27 24 3 .224 .300 .349 .649 2.9 1.67
LF 14 Steve Souchock   R 32   30 88 22 5 5 15 13 8 0 .250 .313 .500 .813 2.2 1.63
CF 13 Hoot Evers   R 30   45 158 35 6 4 19 18 16 2 .222 .293 .348 .641 2.5 1.60
C   11   Aaron Robinson           L 36   35 82 17 6 0 3 9 17 0 .207 .343 .280 .623 2.0 1.37
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 84 18   Ted Gray         L 26   28 9 1 7 13 188.33 185 89 125 .456 3.92 10.7 9.47
SP 33 Dizzy Trout   R 36   22 7 0 6 13 145.33 139 58 68 .345 4.52 4.8 3.21
SP 29 Fred Hutchinson   a R 31   20 9 2 6 9 144.00 174 21 41 .210 4.31 5.9 4.59
SP   23   Bob Cain         L 26   22 6 1 9 8 129.67 121 75 47 .240 4.65 3.6 1.66
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 95 2   Dizzy Trout         R 36   20 3 1 5   46.33 33 17 20 .400 2.53 8.5 10.44
CL    
MR 97 5 Gene Bearden   L 30   33 1 3 0 81.67 88 46 32 .239 4.30 5.4 5.17
MR 13 Hal White   R 32   34 2 1 4 57.00 53 36 22 .247 4.89 2.9 2.00
MR   17   Hank Borowy         R 35   25 2 2 0   38.00 49 23 11 .153 7.58 0.0 0.00
DET 1952
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
50 104 .325 8 557 8 738 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 58 8 7 Joe Ginsberg           L 25   101 307 68 13 6 29 36 51 1 .221 .338 .336 .674 6.2 4.57
1B 59 6 7 Walt Dropo 26   R 29   115 459 128 17 23 56 70 26 2 .279 .320 .479 .799 11.1 9.22
2B 75 6 6 Jerry Priddy   R 32   75 279 79 23 4 37 20 42 1 .283 .379 .430 .809 8.8 8.76
3B 52 10 8 Fred Hatfield   L 27   107 407 96 11 2 39 23 32 2 .236 .300 .287 .587 4.5 2.60
SS 44 13 8 Neil Berry   R 30   66 183 42 4 0 21 13 21 1 .230 .312 .284 .596 2.4 1.35
LF 57 11 7 Pat Mullin   L 34   60 228 57 12 6 26 31 28 4 .250 .332 .417 .749 4.9 4.16
CF 57 7 6 Johnny Groth   R 25   137 516 147 22 4 55 50 50 2 .285 .348 .359 .707 10.4 7.36
RF 87 4 5 Vic Wertz   a       L 27   79 285 70 15 17 46 51 46 1 .246 .352 .498 .850 10.7 11.02
Top 5 reserves  
3B 3 George Kell           R 29   39 152 45 8 1 11 17 15 0 .296 .359 .368 .727 4.3 4.02
RF 12 Steve Souchock   R 33   41 136 34 8 7 21 23 11 1 .250 .306 .493 .799 2.8 2.06
SS 11 Johnny Pesky   L 32   41 110 26 2 1 16 6 25 1 .236 .378 .282 .660 2.7 1.99
LF 14 Jim Delsing   L 26   32 113 31 2 3 14 15 11 1 .274 .344 .389 .733 2.3 1.83
LF   8   Don Lenhardt           R 29   43 144 27 2 3 18 13 28 0 .188 .320 .278 .598 2.6 1.80
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 68 20   Ted Gray         L 27   32 13 2 12 17 221.67 205 101 136 .444 4.06 9.2 6.88
SP 27 Virgil Trucks   R 35   29 8 3 5 18 192.67 185 80 126 .475 4.02 6.5 4.28
SP 31 Art Houtteman   R 24   28 10 2 7 18 197.33 195 59 96 .378 4.38 4.2 2.26
SP   25   Hal Newhouser         L 31   19 8 0 6 9 138.67 138 42 46 .256 3.96 5.9 4.58
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 48 9   Hal White         R 33   41 1 8 5   63.33 53 39 18 .196 3.69 4.0 2.55
CL    
MR 65 6 Billy Hoeft   R L 20   24 0 2 4 53.67 55 25 38 .475 4.70 2.0 1.75
MR 3 Dick Littlefield   R L 26   27 0 3 1 46.33 40 25 32 .492 3.89 0.6 0.09
MR   13   Marlin Stuart         R 33   21 1 0 0   44.00 47 24 22 .310 6.34 0.0 0.00
DET 1953
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
60 94 .390 6 695 4 923 8
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 93 4 4 Matt Batts           R 31   103 374 104 24 6 38 43 24 2 .278 .322 .406 .728 10.6 9.75
1B 51 8 7 Walt Dropo   R 30   150 606 150 30 13 61 96 29 2 .248 .289 .371 .660 8.3 5.71
2B 92 6 6 Johnny Pesky   L 33   73 308 90 22 2 43 24 27 3 .292 .353 .390 .743 9.1 9.41
3B 126 2 2 Ray Boone 8   R 29   97 373 116 16 21 71 90 47 2 .311 .395 .555 .950 21.2 24.72
SS 124 3 3 Harvey Kuenn 15 a R-1   R 22   155 679 209 33 2 94 48 50 6 .308 .356 .386 .742 18.9 19.66
LF 86 7 6 Bob Nieman   R 26   74 272 77 17 8 39 37 31 0 .283 .356 .456 .812 8.6 8.61
CF 103 5 5 Jim Delsing   L 27   133 479 138 26 11 77 62 66 1 .288 .380 .436 .816 18.2 17.85
RF 103 12 7 Don Lund           R 30   69 215 55 11 5 26 24 20 2 .256 .322 .395 .717 4.2 3.15
Top 5 reserves  
RF 7 Bob Nieman           R 26   64 236 66 15 7 33 32 26 0 .280 .351 .449 .800 7.5 7.80
RF 9 Steve Souchock   R 34   44 146 44 7 6 15 24 4 3 .301 .325 .500 .825 4.4 4.23
LF 12 Steve Souchock   R 34   39 129 39 6 5 13 21 4 2 .302 .328 .481 .809 3.8 3.48
3B 9 Fred Hatfield   L 28   54 202 51 7 2 27 12 26 2 .252 .341 .327 .668 4.2 2.92
2B   10   Fred Hatfield           L 28   28 105 27 4 1 14 6 13 1 .257 .339 .324 .663 2.5 2.18
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 41 34   Billy Hoeft         L 21   27 9 0 9 14 195.67 222 57 87 .312 4.88 2.8 1.31
SP 25 Ned Garver   R 27   26 13 0 10 11 191.33 221 65 66 .231 4.47 6.1 4.28
SP 29 Ted Gray   L 28   28 8 0 10 15 174.67 166 76 114 .471 4.64 5.3 3.34
SP   27   Steve Gromek         R 33   17 6 1 6 8 123.67 130 33 57 .350 3.93 4.2 2.89
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 20 10   Ray Herbert       R R 23   40 4 4 6   77.67 93 35 34 .266 4.87 2.3 1.13
CL    
MR 48 11 Dick Marlowe   R R 24   31 3 1 0 64.00 84 24 27 .250 5.20 1.5 0.86
MR T15 Dave Madison   R 32   31 3 3 0 61.00 74 41 27 .235 6.34 0.0 0.00
MR                                                
DET 1954
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
68 86 .442 5 584 6 664 4
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 110 4 4 Frank House     R     L 24   107 343 87 12 9 36 38 29 2 .254 .308 .373 .681 11.0 10.12
1B 68 13 8 Walt Dropo   R 31   95 302 85 13 3 26 42 25 0 .281 .332 .368 .700 6.0 4.34
2B 71 9 7 Frank Bolling R   R 22   113 365 87 15 6 44 38 36 3 .238 .304 .340 .644 6.2 3.91
3B 111 2 2 Ray Boone T26 A   R 30   148 543 160 19 20 74 84 68 4 .295 .373 .466 .839 22.4 23.30
SS 136 2 2 Harvey Kuenn 8 a   R 23   155 656 201 28 5 81 48 29 9 .306 .335 .390 .725 18.8 20.88
LF 71 9 7 Jim Delsing   L 28   90 298 75 21 5 34 32 36 4 .252 .333 .386 .719 8.2 7.03
CF 73 4 4 Bill Tuttle R   R 24   145 527 140 20 7 63 58 62 5 .266 .343 .385 .728 14.8 12.26
RF 51 8 7 Al Kaline T23   R-3     R 19   135 501 138 18 4 44 42 22 9 .275 .305 .347 .652 7.1 4.93
Top 5 reserves  
C 5 Red Wilson           R 25   53 169 48 11 2 23 22 27 3 .284 .381 .396 .777 7.4 7.92
2B 8 Fred Hatfield   L 29   54 167 50 10 1 25 18 24 4 .299 .398 .377 .775 6.3 5.79
1B 11 Wayne Belardi   L 23   79 238 56 7 11 31 24 32 1 .235 .335 .412 .747 6.7 5.61
LF 10 Bob Nieman   R 27   62 225 58 14 7 25 33 19 0 .258 .312 .422 .734 5.2 4.28
                                                       
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 102 3   Steve Gromek T26       R 34   32 17 4 16 16 246.67 230 55 100 .351 2.77 21.9 26.61
SP 5 Ned Garver   R 28   32 16 3 14 11 241.33 212 62 88 .321 2.87 18.7 21.00
SP 25 George Zuverink   R R 29   25 9 2 9 13 181.67 181 58 66 .276 3.67 7.9 6.53
SP   38   Billy Hoeft         L 22   25 10 4 6 14 156.33 160 50 102 .486 4.66 2.9 1.45
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 143 T14 Ray Herbert   R 24   38 3 3 0 73.00 88 41 40 .310 4.93 0.0 0.00
MR 7 Dick Marlowe   R 25   36 5 2 2 71.33 63 34 33 .340 4.04 4.2 3.85
MR   5   Bob G. Miller       R L 18   31 1 1 1   67.00 56 24 26 .325 2.42 5.7 6.55
DET 1955
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
79 75 .513 5 775 1 658 5
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 76 3 3 Frank House           L 25   93 316 82 10 15 39 50 22 0 .259 .310 .440 .750 10.7 10.80
1B 106 4 4 Earl Torgeson   L 31   83 292 82 9 8 56 44 61 9 .281 .397 .401 .798 11.7 12.56
2B 83 6 6 Fred Hatfield   L 30   92 310 72 15 5 39 21 52 2 .232 .347 .348 .695 9.3 8.47
3B 114 1 1 Ray Boone 16   R 31   126 492 140 22 20 61 113 50 1 .285 .348 .480 .828 18.7 20.29
SS 162 1 1 Harvey Kuenn T18 A   R 24   141 616 189 38 8 103 60 40 8 .307 .348 .424 .772 20.9 26.62
LF 59 9 7 Jim Delsing   L 29   101 342 82 14 10 48 56 43 2 .240 .323 .380 .703 7.9 6.57
CF 91 4 4 Bill Tuttle   R 25   154 602 168 23 14 102 78 76 6 .279 .358 .400 .758 17.5 15.15
RF 151 1 1 Al Kaline 2 A       R 20   152 588 200 24 27 121 102 82 6 .340 .421 .546 .967 31.0 37.40
Top 5 reserves  
1B 7 Ferris Fain           L 34   44 131 34 7 2 26 22 47 2 .257 .446 .322 .768 5.4 5.33
2B 8 Harry Malmberg R   R 28   65 207 45 5 0 24 19 29 0 .217 .311 .261 .572 3.6 2.43
1B 15 Jack Phillips   R 33   35 94 28 5 1 15 15 9 0 .298 .352 .404 .756 2.7 2.14
LF 15 Charlie Maxwell   L 28   22 63 15 5 4 10 11 4 0 .238 .290 .540 .830 2.2 2.07
C   15   Red Wilson           R 26   72 233 52 9 2 26 16 26 1 .223 .301 .288 .589 2.3 1.22
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 115 19   Ned Garver         R 29   32 16 1 12 16 229.67 248 67 84 .267 4.00 10.4 8.73
SP 10 Frank Lary   R R 25   31 16 2 13 14 223.00 225 87 94 .301 3.23 13.2 12.69
SP 5 Billy Hoeft T24   a L 23   29 17 7 16 6 218.33 182 73 130 .510 2.93 18.1 21.06
SP   23   Steve Gromek         R 35   25 8 2 11 10 168.33 177 32 65 .311 4.17 7.1 5.57
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 241 2 Al Aber   L 27   38 6 3 3 78.00 82 24 36 .340 3.12 6.3 7.05
MR 4 Babe Birrer   R R 26   33 3 1 3 66.33 60 24 26 .310 3.80 4.5 4.56
MR   14   Paul Foytack       R R 24   21 0 0 0   45.67 42 36 37 .474 4.93 0.6 0.28
DET 1956
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
82 72 .532 5 789 2 699 4
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 85 13 8 Frank House           L 26   88 312 74 6 8 41 38 20 1 .237 .288 .346 .634 5.0 3.42
1B 101 5 4 Earl Torgeson   L 32   83 290 73 7 11 49 38 69 5 .252 .392 .410 .802 10.7 11.10
2B 98 2 2 Frank Bolling T27   R 24   102 366 103 21 7 53 45 42 6 .281 .354 .434 .788 13.2 14.52
3B 147 1 1 Ray Boone a   R 32   130 481 148 14 25 77 80 77 0 .308 .404 .518 .922 22.2 27.22
SS 189 1 1 Harvey Kuenn 4 A   R 25   141 585 195 32 12 96 88 55 8 .333 .389 .474 .863 25.8 33.37
LF 124 4 4 Charlie Maxwell T23 a   L 29   134 486 155 13 27 94 80 78 1 .319 .409 .525 .934 24.6 29.46
CF 40 6 6 Bill Tuttle   R 26   137 541 136 22 9 60 65 38 4 .251 .300 .357 .657 7.3 4.09
RF 143 1 1 Al Kaline 3 A       R 21   142 579 179 28 25 94 120 68 7 .309 .381 .522 .903 25.7 30.21
Top 5 reserves  
C 4 Red Wilson           R 27   78 227 66 12 7 32 38 42 2 .291 .394 .454 .848 10.6 11.22
1B 12 Jack Phillips   R 34   56 209 61 12 1 34 20 21 1 .292 .355 .383 .738 4.0 3.08
1B 13 Wayne Belardi   L 25   31 110 32 3 4 19 12 8 0 .291 .347 .427 .774 3.2 2.97
SS 15 Jim Brideweser   R 29   32 43 12 1 0 7 4 6 2 .279 .367 .302 .669 1.3 0.77
2B   15   Jim Brideweser           R 29   31 101 20 3 0 13 4 14 0 .198 .296 .228 .524 1.1 0.63
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 116 5   Frank Lary T17       R 26   38 20 3 21 13 289.67 281 113 161 .409 3.11 22.0 23.26
SP 13 Billy Hoeft L 24   34 18 4 18 14 240.33 269 104 163 .437 4.04 13.7 12.08
SP 14 Paul Foytack R 25   33 16 1 14 13 243.00 205 136 172 .504 3.78 12.5 10.69
SP   25   Virgil Trucks         R 39   16 3 1 6 4 101.33 95 54 38 .255 3.91 5.4 4.36
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 98 5   Al Aber         L 28   42 4 4 7   63.00 65 25 21 .233 3.43 5.6 4.84
CL    
MR 80 15 Walt Masterson R 36   35 1 1 0 49.67 54 32 28 .326 4.17 1.9 1.01
MR 8 Steve Gromek R 36   27 3 0 4 57.00 54 22 35 .461 3.47 5.9 6.27
MR                                                
DET 1957
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
78 76 .506 4 614 5 614 4
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 95 5 5 Frank House           L 27   97 341 88 9 7 33 36 32 1 .258 .323 .346 .669 9.8 9.48
1B 96 5 4 Ray Boone   R 33   117 442 122 25 10 47 59 53 1 .276 .355 .414 .769 12.3 11.70
2B 108 3 3 Frank Bolling   R 25   146 576 149 27 15 72 40 57 4 .259 .327 .405 .732 17.1 16.83
3B 64 10 8 Reno Bertoia   R 22   83 277 80 15 4 25 28 19 2 .289 .342 .401 .743 5.8 4.81
SS 99 4 4 Harvey Kuenn T22 A   R 26   136 555 155 28 8 68 38 38 5 .279 .324 .395 .719 13.8 13.58
LF 92 5 5 Charlie Maxwell 18 a   L 30   136 483 132 22 24 75 82 76 3 .273 .376 .480 .856 21.5 22.45
CF 64 7 6 Bill Tuttle   R 27   128 448 112 11 5 49 47 43 2 .250 .315 .326 .641 8.2 4.98
RF 119 3 3 Al Kaline 10 A   G   R 22   136 488 146 23 21 76 80 34 10 .299 .344 .492 .836 17.6 18.82
Top 5 reserves  
C 8 Red Wilson           R 28   59 180 43 8 3 21 13 26 2 .239 .344 .344 .688 6.0 5.83
3B 12 Jim Finigan   R 28   59 162 45 4 0 20 15 22 1 .278 .366 .327 .693 4.2 3.52
CF 12 Al Kaline 10 A G   R 22   32 75 20 5 2 8 8 9 1 .267 .345 .413 .758 2.7 1.88
CF 16 Johnny Groth   R 30   25 92 27 8 0 11 15 4 0 .293 .327 .380 .707 2.3 1.61
1B   15   Dave Philley           B 37   27 101 28 4 1 10 7 6 3 .277 .315 .366 .681 2.0 1.59
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 147 20   Frank Lary         R 27   35 12 2 11 15 233.00 245 69 105 .334 4.02 9.8 7.77
SP 2 Jim Bunning 9 A R 25   30 14 1 18 7 237.00 195 57 158 .627 2.89 20.4 25.18
SP 14 Billy Hoeft L 25   28 10 1 9 11 191.67 182 62 106 .434 3.62 10.7 9.90
SP   7   Paul Foytack         R 26   27 8 1 11 9 189.33 159 89 96 .387 3.28 13.8 14.76
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 100 10 Lou Sleater L 30   41 3 3 2 2 69.33 61 28 43 .483 3.76 4.5 3.32
MR 7 Harry Byrd R 32   36 4 3 5 1 59.00 49 28 20 .260 2.75 5.9 5.32
MR   T15   Al Aber         L 29   28 3 3 1 2 37.00 46 11 15 .263 6.81 0.0 0.00
DET 1958
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
77 77 .500 5 659 4 606 3
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 83 5 4 Red Wilson           R 29   101 295 89 13 3 31 29 35 10 .302 .376 .383 .759 12.7 12.78
1B 95 3 3 Gail Harris   L 26   122 437 118 18 19 61 80 36 1 .270 .327 .478 .805 13.0 12.95
2B 135 3 3 Frank Bolling 16 G   R 26   154 610 164 25 14 91 75 54 6 .269 .328 .392 .720 20.6 22.15
3B 60 12 8 Reno Bertoia   R 23   68 221 52 6 6 23 25 19 4 .235 .294 .344 .638 4.2 3.28
SS 71 5 5 Billy Martin   R 30   88 354 96 15 7 40 34 8 3 .271 .289 .379 .668 5.1 4.31
LF 85 7 7 Charlie Maxwell   L 31   113 349 102 13 13 58 60 56 5 .292 .385 .464 .849 15.0 15.10
CF 114 3 3 Harvey Kuenn 13 a   R 27   138 560 178 39 8 73 54 51 5 .318 .372 .441 .813 21.0 21.67
RF 114 3 3 Al Kaline T20 a   G   R 23   143 529 167 33 16 85 84 54 7 .316 .378 .495 .873 22.6 23.61
Top 5 reserves  
3B 14 Ozzie Virgil           R 25   49 192 47 10 3 19 19 8 1 .245 .274 .365 .639 3.4 2.82
SS 10 Coot Veal R   R 25   58 207 53 10 0 29 16 14 1 .256 .304 .324 .628 2.9 2.28
1B 10 Ray Boone   R 34   32 107 26 4 5 15 18 14 0 .243 .333 .439 .772 2.5 2.13
LF 11 Gus Zernial   R 35   24 86 25 6 2 6 11 3 0 .291 .311 .453 .764 2.4 2.10
C   17   Jim Hegan           R 37   45 130 25 6 1 14 7 10 0 .192 .250 .262 .512 1.9 1.10
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 128 2   Frank Lary 23       R 28   34 19 3 16 13 250.00 239 66 124 .407 2.88 20.1 23.47
SP 11 Jim Bunning R 26   34 10 3 14 12 219.33 186 79 177 .668 3.49 13.8 13.35
SP 9 Paul Foytack R 27   33 16 2 15 13 219.67 189 75 127 .481 3.48 14.5 14.59
SP   26   Billy Hoeft         L 26   21 6 0 9 7 118.00 119 42 78 .484 4.19 4.6 3.27
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL -                                              
CL    
MR 160 8 Tom Morgan R 28   38 2 5 1 2 60.67 64 2 33 .500 2.82 4.5 4.28
MR 6 Hank Aguirre L 27   41 2 2 5 1 54.00 44 18 31 .500 3.17 5.1 4.97
MR                                                
DET 1959
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
76 78 .494 4 713 3 732 7
Team index - 100 = average
Team Pos Str All Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP Star Rk GG SS Bats Age Gms AB H 2B HR R RBI BB SB BA OBA SA OPS WS WSQ
C 70 9 5 Lou Berberet           L 29   95 335 73 8 13 39 44 32 0 .218 .281 .370 .651 6.0 4.53
1B 38 19 8 Gail Harris   L 27   93 327 73 4 8 38 35 29 0 .223 .297 .327 .624 3.2 1.92
2B 105 3 3 Frank Bolling   R 27   126 458 122 18 13 56 55 45 2 .266 .340 .404 .744 15.4 15.17
3B 155 1 1 Eddie Yost   R 32   146 517 144 19 21 115 59 135 9 .279 .436 .437 .873 27.3 33.52
SS 97 4 4 Rocky Bridges   R 31   110 359 96 16 3 36 34 30 1 .267 .323 .354 .677 9.0 8.47
LF 96 2 2 Charlie Maxwell   L 32   136 510 127 12 30 80 90 80 0 .249 .356 .457 .813 17.6 18.83
CF 137 2 2 Al Kaline 6 A,a G   R 24   122 449 142 17 24 81 86 66 8 .316 .404 .523 .927 24.7 27.46
RF 126 2 2 Harvey Kuenn 8 a       R 28   115 464 164 36 9 84 56 40 7 .353 .403 .511 .914 22.6 26.82
Top 5 reserves  
CF 9 Harvey Kuenn 8 a       R 28   24 96 34 6 0 15 15 7 0 .354 .396 .458 .854 4.3 4.50
C 10 Red Wilson   R 30   64 225 60 17 4 28 35 10 2 .267 .299 .413 .712 5.0 4.21
SS 13 Ted Lepcio   R 28   35 83 23 5 3 10 11 7 1 .277 .333 .446 .779 3.0 2.89
2B 15 Ted Lepcio   R 28   24 84 24 3 3 8 9 5 1 .286 .326 .429 .755 2.6 2.37
1B   21   Gus Zernial           R 36   32 104 24 4 6 12 19 7 0 .231 .274 .442 .716 1.6 1.17
Team Pos Str All   Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   GS CG SHO W L IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
SP 114 33   Paul Foytack         R 28   37 11 2 14 14 238.00 238 64 110 .364 4.69 5.2 2.91
SP 6 Jim Bunning a R 27   35 14 1 17 12 245.67 217 75 197 .675 3.85 16.6 17.06
SP 7 Frank Lary R 29   32 11 3 17 10 223.00 225 46 137 .506 3.55 14.6 14.72
SP   4   Don Mossi         L 30   30 15 3 17 8 219.00 201 49 117 .468 3.29 18.2 21.17
Team Pos Str All   Bl Total Adj
Pos Index Rank Rank Name MVP CY Star Rk Thrw Age   RA W L Svs Svs IP H BB SO SO/WH ERA WS WSQ
CL 117 6   Tom Morgan         R 29   45 1 3 9 3 87.33 88 18 37 .349 3.71 6.5 5.59
CL 8 Dave Sisler R 27   32 1 3 7 3 51.67 46 36 29 .354 4.01 3.5 2.50
MR 58 7 Pete Burnside L 28   30 1 3 1 0 62.00 55 25 49 .613 3.77 3.4 3.33
MR 17 Ray Narleski R 30   32 2 7 5 3 53.00 50 28 40 .513 5.94 0.0 0.00
MR                                                
Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia