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Thank you for your support!       Team Lineup Index Detroit Tigers
           
            1970-1979
               
Previous Decade DET 1970 Next Decade
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
79 83 .488 4E 666 6 731 10
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 99 3 3 Bill Freehan   A       R 28   114 392 94 17 16 44 52 52 0 .240 .332 .421 .753 15.6 16.77
1B 116 5 4 Norm Cash   L 35   114 353 90 18 14 59 49 69 0 .255 .379 .436 .815 14.7 14.62
2B 164 2 2 Dick McAuliffe   L 30   127 448 112 20 9 65 41 87 5 .250 .374 .359 .733 16.5 18.64
3B 47 14 12 Don Wert   R 31   117 345 76 12 6 33 31 44 1 .220 .313 .307 .620 5.4 3.18
SS 44 10 9 Cesar Gutierrez R   R 27   135 415 101 11 0 40 22 18 4 .243 .275 .299 .574 5.7 3.39
LF 97 6 5 Willie Horton a   R 27   94 356 107 15 17 53 68 28 0 .301 .352 .497 .849 15.0 16.81
CF 89 8 7 Mickey Stanley G   R 27   132 529 132 19 12 76 44 42 9 .250 .303 .395 .698 12.3 10.26
RF 114 4 4 Al Kaline           R 35   91 293 87 17 9 46 45 49 1 .297 .395 .461 .856 12.7 13.62
Top 5 reserves  
RF 9 Jim Northrup           L 30   79 279 67 11 16 43 41 22 1 .240 .301 .459 .760 8.5 8.01
1B 13 Al Kaline   R 35   52 171 43 7 7 18 26 28 1 .251 .351 .439 .790 6.1 5.79
CF 14 Jim Northrup   L 30   38 132 38 5 7 17 25 18 0 .288 .382 .500 .882 5.4 5.57
2B 13 Ike Brown   R 28   23 62 17 3 4 12 10 7 0 .274 .343 .516 .859 3.3 3.92
LF   17   Jim Northrup           L 30   35 90 26 5 1 11 14 17 2 .289 .404 .400 .804 3.6 3.24
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 89 11   Mickey Lolich         L 29   39 13 3 14 19 271.67 270 109 229 .604 3.74 16.7 17.00
SP 28 Joe Niekro R 25   34 6 2 11 13 201.67 208 69 97 .350 4.19 8.6 6.73
SP 20 Les Cain R L 22   29 5 0 12 7 180.67 167 98 156 .589 3.84 10.7 10.11
SP   T52   Mike Kilkenny         L 25   21 3 0 6 6 108.67 118 54 84 .488 4.72 0.0 0.00
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 61 11   Tom Timmerman         R 30   61 6 7 27 5 85.33 90 34 49 .395 4.11 10.7 9.93
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MR 205 18 Daryl Patterson R 26   43 7 1 2 2 78.00 81 39 55 .458 4.85 3.6 2.94
MR 7 Fred Scherman R L 25   48 4 4 1 2 69.67 61 28 58 .652 3.23 5.9 5.83
MR   1   John Hiller         L 27   42 5 3 3 3 71.00 50 36 58 .674 2.79 7.9 9.64
DET 1971
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
91 71 .562 2E 701 2 645 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 155 1 1 Bill Freehan   A       R 29   144 511 142 26 21 56 71 54 2 .278 .355 .468 .823 24.6 30.64
1B 136 1 1 Norm Cash 12 A   L 36   131 445 127 10 32 73 91 58 1 .285 .374 .537 .911 24.4 29.18
2B 112 7 7 Dick McAuliffe   L 31   123 469 96 16 17 63 56 48 4 .205 .285 .373 .658 13.3 12.95
3B 69 8 8 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 23   153 599 152 30 15 68 39 27 4 .254 .288 .402 .690 14.0 11.32
SS 81 5 5 Ed Brinkman   R 29   159 527 120 18 1 40 37 44 1 .228 .293 .275 .568 11.2 9.43
LF 141 4 4 Willie Horton   R 28   107 363 105 18 18 52 59 31 0 .289 .354 .493 .847 14.6 15.77
CF 111 9 8 Mickey Stanley   R 28   139 395 114 13 7 42 40 24 1 .289 .326 .400 .726 13.2 10.73
RF 147 3 3 Al Kaline   a       R 36   128 378 112 18 13 65 46 77 4 .296 .418 .452 .870 20.7 22.15
Top 5 reserves  
LF 6 Gates Brown           L 32   56 169 57 1 9 31 24 17 4 .337 .401 .527 .928 10.1 12.54
CF 10 Jim Northrup   L 31   68 215 63 13 9 35 35 30 4 .293 .377 .488 .865 10.4 10.73
2B 11 Tony Taylor   R 35   51 165 46 9 3 26 14 11 5 .279 .328 .412 .740 5.6 5.49
RF 20 Jim Northrup   L 31   39 98 25 5 5 16 16 16 1 .255 .371 .459 .830 4.1 3.54
RF   21   Willie Horton           R 28   29 85 25 7 4 13 13 6 1 .294 .337 .518 .855 3.4 3.10
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 106 3   Mickey Lolich 5 2 a   L 30   45 29 4 25 14 376.00 336 92 308 .720 2.92 29.1 33.87
SP 8 Joe Coleman R 24   38 16 3 20 9 285.33 241 96 236 .700 3.15 19.7 20.53
SP 42 Les Cain L 23   26 3 1 10 9 144.67 121 91 118 .557 4.35 4.2 2.44
SP   T46   Joe Niekro         R 26   15 0 0 4 7 84.33 100 37 29 .212 5.12 0.0 0.00
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 139 4   Fred Scherman         L 26   68 10 6 20 7 104.00 85 45 43 .331 2.68 14.4 14.92
CL 16 Tom Timmerman R 31   50 6 5 4 6 70.00 66 34 46 .460 3.86 4.6 3.14
MR 14 19 Bill Denehy R 25   30 0 2 1 0 45.67 41 27 25 .368 3.94 1.1 0.58
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DET 1972
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
86 70 .551 1E 558 5 514 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 147 2 2 Bill Freehan T26 A       R 30   105 360 91 17 10 47 55 46 0 .253 .346 .394 .740 19.2 22.22
1B 85 7 7 Norm Cash a   L 37   134 429 114 16 22 50 60 48 0 .266 .343 .457 .800 18.5 17.23
2B 153 3 3 Dick McAuliffe   L 32   116 398 97 15 8 46 28 59 0 .244 .344 .357 .701 15.5 17.51
3B 93 6 6 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 24   153 598 142 23 13 65 56 28 2 .237 .273 .358 .631 14.1 12.71
SS 81 9 8 Ed Brinkman 9 G   R 30   156 516 105 19 6 42 49 38 0 .203 .259 .279 .538 10.3 8.64
LF 89 9 9 Gates Brown   L 33   72 224 54 5 9 32 28 22 3 .241 .311 .384 .695 6.5 5.89
CF 78 8 8 Mickey Stanley   R 29   139 430 99 16 14 45 54 29 1 .230 .274 .393 .667 11.2 8.51
RF 108 5 4 Al Kaline T24         R 37   84 238 71 11 9 41 26 25 1 .298 .366 .475 .841 11.7 12.50
Top 5 reserves  
2B 11 Tony Taylor           R 36   67 186 58 10 1 26 16 12 5 .312 .350 .425 .775 7.9 8.38
C 11 Duke Sims   L 31   25 82 27 2 4 10 15 15 0 .329 .439 .500 .939 5.1 6.23
LF 10 Willie Horton a   R 29   80 229 55 7 9 28 30 18 0 .240 .299 .424 .723 6.4 5.46
RF 16 Jim Northrup   L 32   72 217 55 9 5 20 20 25 2 .253 .333 .373 .706 5.8 4.71
C   17   Tom Haller           L 35   36 101 23 5 2 7 13 14 0 .228 .319 .376 .695 3.9 3.47
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 127 3   Mickey Lolich 10 3 a   L 31   41 23 4 22 14 327.33 282 74 250 .702 2.50 26.4 30.79
SP 9 Joe Coleman a-inj R 25   39 9 3 19 14 278.00 215 108 221 .684 2.82 18.2 18.08
SP 38 Tom Timmerman R 32   25 3 2 8 10 141.00 116 38 83 .539 3.00 7.0 5.38
SP   12   Woodie Fryman         L 32   14 6 1 10 3 105.33 90 30 66 .550 2.22 11.6 15.34
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 162 4   Chuck Seelbach       R R 24   58 9 5 14 3 97.33 77 31 71 .657 2.22 11.5 12.27
CL 10 Fred Scherman L 27   54 7 1 12 6 85.67 78 48 48 .381 2.94 6.9 5.91
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DET 1973
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
85 77 .525 3E 642 9 674 6
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 120 9 8 Bill Freehan   a       R 31   98 339 76 9 6 29 26 37 0 .224 .318 .304 .622 10.8 10.50
1B 104 6 5 Norm Cash   L 38   114 348 91 19 18 49 38 45 1 .261 .356 .471 .827 15.1 15.28
2B 129 3 3 Dick McAuliffe   L 33   102 334 91 17 12 39 45 49 0 .272 .367 .437 .804 16.0 18.95
3B 51 12 10 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 25   160 553 122 26 9 46 57 31 3 .221 .265 .327 .592 9.4 6.31
SS 64 8 7 Ed Brinkman a   R 31   162 515 122 16 7 55 40 34 0 .237 .284 .324 .608 7.4 5.59
LF 126 3 3 Willie Horton T29 a   R 30   107 400 128 19 17 45 52 22 1 .320 .365 .510 .875 15.4 18.48
CF 72 8 8 Mickey Stanley G   R 30   157 602 147 23 17 81 57 48 0 .244 .297 .384 .681 14.6 11.98
RF 125 3 3 Jim Northrup   L 33   78 281 89 13 8 36 35 20 2 .317 .363 .491 .854 12.1 13.89
DH 92 11 11 Gates Brown           L 34   119 359 87 11 11 44 47 45 1 .242 .326 .370 .696 5.9 4.28
Top 5 reserves  
C 8 Duke Sims           L 32   68 219 56 10 8 31 29 26 1 .256 .336 .411 .747 9.6 10.50
RF 14 Al Kaline   R 38   63 190 51 11 7 28 29 20 4 .268 .338 .437 .775 5.6 4.87
DH 14 Frank Howard   R 36   76 197 53 7 9 21 25 20 0 .269 .336 .452 .788 4.7 3.81
LF 18 Jim Northrup   L 33   56 84 25 1 4 12 6 14 2 .298 .394 .476 .870 4.1 3.51
2B   14   Tony Taylor           R 37   72 248 62 9 5 31 24 17 8 .250 .300 .371 .671 3.9 2.72
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 105 14   Mickey Lolich         L 32   42 17 3 16 15 308.67 315 79 214 .543 3.82 18.5 18.18
SP 8 Joe Coleman T23 R 26   40 13 2 23 15 288.33 283 93 202 .537 3.53 21.4 23.19
SP 26 Jim Perry R 37   34 7 1 14 13 202.00 224 55 65 .233 4.05 11.3 9.65
SP   47   Woodie Fryman         L 33   29 1 0 6 13 158.33 187 57 111 .455 5.34 1.2 0.36
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 173 1   John Hiller T4 4     L 30   65 10 5 38 4 125.33 89 39 124 .969 1.44 30.5 43.65
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MR 237 7 Fred Scherman L 28   34 2 2 1 1 61.67 59 30 28 .315 4.23 3.1 2.91
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DET 1974
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
72 90 .444 6E 620 11 768 12
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 125 16 11 Jerry Moses           R 27   74 196 47 6 4 19 19 11 0 .240 .284 .362 .646 4.9 3.82
1B 100 8 8 Bill Freehan   R 32   65 236 63 7 9 30 25 21 2 .267 .328 .428 .756 9.1 10.18
2B 59 10 9 Gary Sutherland   R 29   147 599 152 19 5 60 48 24 1 .254 .281 .314 .595 7.3 4.73
3B 48 11 11 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 26   159 571 127 23 5 54 49 26 2 .222 .255 .306 .561 7.7 4.97
SS 87 7 7 Ed Brinkman   R 32   151 496 111 15 14 55 54 29 2 .224 .269 .351 .620 10.5 9.15
LF 123 6 4 Willie Horton   R 31   64 229 68 8 15 33 43 19 0 .297 .357 .537 .894 11.7 15.51
CF 53 16 11 Mickey Stanley   R 31   90 353 78 12 8 36 32 24 5 .221 .272 .334 .606 4.8 3.10
RF 68 8 8 Jim Northrup   L 34   97 368 88 12 11 42 42 36 0 .239 .304 .367 .671 9.2 8.01
DH 126 3 3 Al Kaline   a(OF)       R 39   146 555 146 28 13 73 64 65 2 .263 .339 .391 .730 14.9 14.75
Top 5 reserves  
C 1 Bill Freehan           R 32   63 205 68 10 9 28 33 18 0 .332 .393 .541 .934 13.8 19.59
LF 15 Ben Oglivie   L 25   61 179 48 8 4 18 20 28 4 .268 .365 .402 .767 6.7 6.89
1B 16 Norm Cash   L 39   44 140 31 3 7 17 11 19 1 .221 .327 .407 .734 5.1 5.19
CF 15 Ron LeFlore R   R 26   59 254 66 8 2 37 13 13 23 .260 .301 .323 .624 5.2 4.32
1B   20   Reggie Sanders     R     R 24   25 97 27 7 3 11 10 5 1 .278 .314 .443 .757 3.1 3.26
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 69 16   Mickey Lolich         L 33   41 27 3 16 21 308.00 310 78 202 .521 4.15 16.7 15.68
SP 24 Joe Coleman R 27   41 11 2 14 12 285.67 272 158 177 .412 4.32 13.2 11.02
SP 43 Larrin LaGrow R 25   34 11 0 8 19 210.00 236 76 83 .266 4.46 6.1 3.80
SP   T52   Woodie Fryman         L 34   22 4 1 6 9 120.33 108 61 77 .456 4.86 0.0 0.00
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 153 1   John Hiller 20 7 a   L 31   59 17 14 13 9 150.00 127 62 134 .709 2.64 20.3 25.39
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DET 1975
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
57 102 .358 6E 570 12 786 11
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 6 6 Bill Freehan   a       R 33   113 406 98 16 14 43 47 30 2 .241 .302 .399 .701 12.3 11.95
1B 35 24 12 Dan Meyer R   L 22   46 184 36 7 3 18 16 7 4 .196 .231 .283 .514 1.0 0.40
2B 65 7 6 Gary Sutherland   R 30   128 502 130 12 6 51 39 45 0 .259 .321 .331 .652 9.6 7.51
3B 82 8 8 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 27   151 507 124 20 13 47 60 30 1 .245 .286 .385 .671 12.8 11.31
SS 55 9 9 Tom Veryzer R   R 22   128 404 102 13 5 37 48 23 2 .252 .297 .327 .624 6.4 4.72
LF 51 16 11 Ben Oglivie   L 26   76 276 84 14 7 37 29 15 9 .304 .336 .438 .774 6.6 5.86
CF 50 12 10 Ron LeFlore   R 27   134 550 142 13 8 66 37 33 28 .258 .302 .347 .649 8.6 6.18
RF 54 10 9 Leon Roberts R   R 24   127 443 114 16 10 51 36 36 3 .257 .316 .384 .700 9.0 6.77
DH 104 2 2 Willie Horton           R 32   159 614 169 13 25 62 92 44 1 .275 .320 .422 .742 12.5 11.30
Top 5 reserves  
1B 15 Jack Pierce     R     L 27   49 166 40 6 8 19 22 19 0 .241 .323 .434 .757 4.7 3.99
C T17 John Wockenfuss R   R 26   34 117 27 6 4 15 13 10 0 .231 .289 .436 .725 3.5 3.30
LF 25 Dan Meyer R   L 22   74 284 74 10 4 38 28 19 4 .261 .306 .359 .665 2.7 1.56
2B 23 John Knox   L 26   23 79 21 1 0 5 2 8 1 .266 .333 .278 .611 1.0 0.60
SS   22   Gene Michael           B 37   44 115 24 1 3 11 8 6 0 .209 .246 .296 .542 0.9 0.42
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 79 16   Mickey Lolich         L 34   32 19 1 12 18 240.67 260 64 139 .429 3.78 15.0 15.17
SP 48 Joe Coleman R 28   31 6 1 10 18 201.00 234 85 125 .392 5.55 3.4 1.67
SP 29 Vern Ruhle R R 24   31 8 3 11 12 189.00 195 65 67 .258 4.00 10.6 9.15
SP   46   Lerrin LaGrow         R 26   26 7 2 7 14 145.00 169 54 66 .296 4.47 3.5 1.90
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   John Hiller         L 32   36 2 3 14 5 70.67 52 36 87 .989 2.16 11.6 14.11
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DET 1976
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
74 87 .460 5E 609 9 709 11
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 81 11 8 Bill Freehan           R 34   61 218 58 9 5 21 25 12 0 .266 .305 .385 .690 6.0 5.83
1B 69 8 7 Jason Thompson R   L 21   117 409 90 12 17 45 53 65 2 .220 .326 .379 .705 12.1 11.00
2B 42 17 12 Pedro Garcia   R 26   77 227 45 10 3 21 20 9 2 .198 .239 .300 .539 2.7 1.55
3B 45 12 11 Aurelio Rodriguez G   R 28   128 480 115 13 8 40 50 19 0 .240 .267 .325 .592 5.5 3.26
SS 60 14 12 Tom Veryzer   R 23   97 353 83 8 1 31 25 21 1 .235 .287 .278 .565 4.1 2.63
LF 49 18 10 Alex Johnson   R 33   89 346 93 12 5 36 37 17 11 .269 .303 .358 .661 5.8 4.57
CF 141 1 1 Ron LeFlore 23 A   R 28   132 542 172 23 4 91 39 51 57 .317 .378 .411 .789 26.2 31.81
RF 162 2 2 Rusty Staub A   L 32   126 460 138 22 13 55 71 67 1 .300 .389 .446 .835 21.4 25.98
DH 123 3 3 Willie Horton           R 33   105 395 104 17 13 40 55 46 0 .263 .340 .405 .745 10.8 10.51
Top 5 reserves  
RF 12 Ben Oglivie           L 27   36 136 42 6 5 17 19 3 3 .309 .326 .493 .819 5.0 5.49
DH 9 Rusty Staub A(OF)   L 32   36 129 38 6 2 18 25 16 2 .295 .373 .388 .761 4.9 5.48
C 19 Bruce Kimm R   R 25   61 152 40 8 1 12 6 15 4 .263 .329 .336 .665 4.2 3.42
SS 15 Mark Wagner R   R 22   39 115 30 2 0 9 12 6 0 .261 .298 .330 .628 2.8 2.34
C   23   John Wockenfuss           R 27   59 143 32 7 3 18 10 17 0 .224 .311 .364 .675 3.0 2.10
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 111 18   Dave Roberts         L 31   36 18 4 16 17 252.00 254 63 79 .249 4.00 14.0 12.83
SP 1 Mark Fidrych 11 2 A R-1 R 21   29 24 4 19 9 249.33 214 53 96 .360 2.35 26.5 37.24
SP 30 Vern Ruhle R 25   32 5 1 9 12 199.67 227 59 88 .308 3.92 10.2 8.47
SP   46   Ray Bare         R 27   21 3 2 7 8 112.00 126 40 50 .301 4.50 2.8 1.50
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 90 4   John Hiller         L 33   55 11 8 13 13 112.00 89 66 110 .710 2.57 14.8 16.88
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MR 52 10 Steve Grilli R R 27   36 3 1 3 1 66.00 63 41 36 .346 4.64 2.1 1.39
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DET 1977
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
74 88 .457 4E 714 8 751 9
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 88 10 8 Milt May           L 26   111 392 97 9 11 31 45 26 0 .247 .289 .370 .659 9.0 7.53
1B 104 4 4 Jason Thompson 21 a   L 22   158 585 158 24 31 87 105 73 0 .270 .347 .487 .834 18.3 17.53
2B 115 4 4 Tito Fuentes   B 33   151 610 189 19 5 82 51 38 4 .310 .350 .398 .748 16.3 17.11
3B 61 17 14 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 29   95 296 66 14 10 31 31 15 1 .223 .260 .378 .638 4.6 2.85
SS 47 15 12 Tom Veryzer   R 24   124 350 69 12 2 31 28 16 0 .197 .230 .254 .484 4.6 3.03
LF 86 7 6 Steve Kemp R   L 22   148 549 142 29 18 75 88 71 3 .259 .345 .424 .769 14.4 14.13
CF 123 4 4 Ron LeFlore 20   R 29   152 649 210 30 15 100 56 37 39 .324 .362 .470 .832 22.5 24.41
RF 62 8 8 Ben Oglivie   L 28   118 435 113 24 21 59 60 37 8 .260 .320 .469 .789 11.0 8.90
DH 103 5 5 Rusty Staub           L 33   156 621 173 34 22 84 101 59 1 .279 .337 .449 .786 12.4 10.64
Top 5 reserves  
C 12 John Wockenfuss           R 28   37 120 36 8 7 22 19 13 0 .300 .368 .558 .926 5.7 6.58
3B 15 Phil Mankowski R   L 24   85 276 76 7 2 20 24 15 1 .275 .316 .344 .660 6.3 4.82
RF 31 Mickey Stanley   R 34   44 141 30 5 4 13 10 13 0 .213 .277 .348 .625 1.5 0.73
SS 26 Chuck Scrivener   R 29   50 54 4 0 0 6 2 3 0 .074 .123 .074 .197 1.0 0.48
SS   28   Mark Wagner     R     R 23   21 46 6 0 1 4 3 4 0 .130 .212 .239 .451 0.6 0.34
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 54 7   Dave Rozema   8   R-4 R 20   28 16 1 15 7 218.33 222 34 92 .359 3.09 18.4 22.52
SP 45 Fernando Arroyo R 25   28 8 1 7 16 176.67 199 43 52 .215 4.48 6.0 4.19
SP T58 Dave Roberts L 32   22 5 0 4 10 129.33 143 41 46 .250 5.15 0.0 0.00
SP   57   Bob Sykes       R L 22   20 3 0 5 6 105.33 120 37 43 .274 5.04 0.5 0.12
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 106 8   Steve Foucault         R 27   44 7 7 13 5 74.33 64 17 58 .716 3.15 10.3 10.81
CL 15 John Hiller L 34   37 5 9 7 9 68.67 69 37 62 .585 3.41 6.4 5.78
MR 52 14 Jim Crawford L 26   30 5 4 1 2 86.67 100 40 67 .479 4.57 4.2 4.05
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DET 1978
W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
86 76 .531 5E 714 5 653 6
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 11 10 Milt May           L 27   94 340 87 8 10 26 34 24 0 .256 .308 .368 .676 8.3 7.34
1B 127 3 3 Jason Thompson a   L 23   151 588 169 25 26 79 96 73 0 .287 .363 .473 .836 22.3 24.31
2B 122 4 4 Lou Whitaker R-1   L 21   136 478 135 12 3 70 57 60 7 .282 .358 .356 .714 17.2 18.72
3B 87 11 11 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 30   131 365 95 25 6 38 41 17 0 .260 .297 .384 .681 10.0 7.93
SS 113 5 5 Alan Trammell R-T4   R 20   139 448 120 14 2 49 34 45 3 .268 .335 .339 .674 14.4 15.30
LF 109 3 3 Steve Kemp   L 23   157 580 160 18 15 75 79 96 2 .276 .378 .398 .776 19.6 21.79
CF 136 3 3 Ron LeFlore 16   R 30   155 666 198 30 12 126 62 65 68 .297 .361 .405 .766 24.1 26.28
RF 60 24 13 Tim Corcoran R   L 25   107 306 84 13 1 34 24 17 3 .275 .318 .333 .651 4.8 2.84
DH 135 3 3 Rusty Staub 5         L 34   162 642 175 30 24 75 121 76 3 .273 .347 .435 .782 15.6 15.48
Top 5 reserves  
C 12 Lance Parrish     R     R 22   79 282 62 10 14 37 40 11 0 .220 .256 .426 .682 6.6 5.67
3B 14 Phil Mankowski   L 25   80 212 59 8 4 27 20 22 2 .278 .350 .373 .723 5.8 4.48
RF 23 John Wockenfuss   R 29   55 148 39 2 5 18 15 16 0 .264 .337 .378 .715 3.9 2.90
RF 27 Mickey Stanley   R 35   28 81 23 4 2 7 6 6 0 .284 .333 .407 .740 1.7 1.17
2B   20   Steve Dillard           R 27   41 117 26 5 0 19 6 5 1 .222 .254 .299 .553 1.8 1.15
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 37   Jim Slaton         R 28   34 11 2 17 10 225.00 233 80 85 .272 4.24 9.1 7.00
SP 23 Jack Billingham R 35   30 10 4 15 8 201.67 218 65 59 .208 3.88 12.4 11.84
SP 14 Dave Rozema R 21   28 11 2 9 12 209.33 205 41 57 .232 3.14 14.9 16.15
SP   17   Milt Wilcox         R 28   27 16 2 13 11 210.00 203 63 128 .481 3.60 13.5 14.19
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 88 2   John Hiller         L 35   51 9 4 15 7 92.33 64 35 74 .747 2.34 14.8 17.52
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W L Pct Stdg Runs Rank Op Runs Rank
85 76 .528 5E 770 5 738 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 141 3 3 Lance Parrish           R 23   142 489 135 25 19 65 62 49 6 .276 .344 .456 .800 20.7 23.49
1B 84 10 10 Jason Thompson   L 24   140 477 117 16 19 58 78 68 2 .245 .338 .403 .741 12.5 10.77
2B 124 4 4 Lou Whitaker   L 22   126 418 121 14 3 75 42 76 20 .289 .397 .383 .780 19.7 22.16
3B 68 14 13 Aurelio Rodriguez   R 31   106 340 86 18 5 28 36 11 0 .253 .276 .350 .626 5.8 4.15
SS 129 5 5 Alan Trammell   R 21   142 460 127 11 6 68 50 43 17 .276 .335 .357 .692 13.2 13.74
LF 124 2 2 Steve Kemp T17 a   L 24   117 436 138 25 22 74 90 58 2 .317 .395 .539 .934 22.0 29.44
CF 108 5 5 Ron LeFlore   R 31   113 468 149 18 6 88 46 35 65 .318 .366 .434 .800 18.1 19.45
RF 97 27 13 Jerry Morales   R 30   87 291 69 18 11 34 37 15 5 .237 .275 .419 .694 2.5 1.16
DH 79 9 6 Rusty Staub           L 35   66 244 58 12 9 32 40 32 1 .238 .333 .406 .739 5.6 5.09
Top 5 reserves  
RF 5 Champ Summers           L 33   68 193 61 8 15 39 37 32 7 .316 .419 .591 1.010 12.7 15.09
3B 17 Tom Brookens R   R 25   42 133 33 4 3 15 18 6 7 .248 .289 .376 .665 3.5 3.09
SS 15 Mark Wagner   R 25   41 73 24 2 1 9 7 10 1 .329 .410 .397 .807 2.9 2.63
C 20 John Wockenfuss   R 30   20 63 16 3 2 7 13 4 1 .254 .309 .429 .738 2.3 2.32
DH   20   Ron LeFlore           R 31   34 131 30 4 3 22 11 17 12 .229 .313 .344 .657 2.6 2.25
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 99 7   Jack Morris         R 24   27 9 1 17 7 197.67 179 59 113 .475 3.28 16.9 20.09
SP 37 Milt Wilcox R 29   29 7 0 11 10 183.00 186 67 104 .411 4.13 9.9 8.69
SP 43 Jack Billingham R 36   19 2 0 7 5 115.33 118 47 38 .230 3.59 6.8 6.11
SP   52   Dave Rozema         R 22   16 4 1 4 4 97.33 101 30 33 .252 3.51 5.5 4.85
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 122 4   Aurelio Lopez   T7     R 30   61 10 5 21 5 127.00 95 51 106 .726 2.41 19.1 22.22
CL 23 John Hiller L 36   43 4 7 9 7 79.33 83 55 46 .333 5.22 2.9 1.56
MR 74 8 Dave Tobik R R 26   37 3 5 3 5 68.67 59 25 48 .571 4.33 4.1 3.41
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Copyright 2009-11 by Andre Lower
Sources:
All-Time Major League Handbook
Win Shares Digital Update
baseball-reference.com
ESPN Baseball Encyclopedia