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1952 Detroit Tigers  (1951)  (1953)
63-91, 7th in American League
Scored 612 runs, Allowed 742 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 62-92
Defensive Efficiency Rating: .691
Park Factor: Batting - 105 / Pitching - 106 (over 100 favors batters)
Pyth2 W-L: 67-87   (What is this?)

Actual W-L record in MLB: 50-104
Manager(s): Tom Austad (14-14), Rick Field (49-77)

Team Batting (ordered by runs created)    Glossary        Team Schedule and Splits            Photos
 Pos Player               Ag   G   AB    R    H   2B  3B  HR  RBI  SB  CS  BB   SO    BA   OBP   SLG   RC  RC/27  Defense  Diff
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
 OF *Vic Wertz            27  128  450   75  132  20   2  32   96   1   1   83   86  .293  .400  .560  101   8.1  4(-2)e7    73  
 3B  George Kell          29  130  474   62  145  15   1  12   47   1   0   61   33  .306  .385  .418   77   5.9  1e19        1  
 SS *Pete Runnels         24  152  618   78  170  16   2   3   43   0   0   73   81  .275  .353  .322   76   4.4  3e26      -26  
 2B  Jerry Priddy         32   85  322   48  104  21   4  11   44   6   8   31   33  .323  .384  .516   60   6.9  2e28       90  
 C   Stan Lopata          26   72  185   30   57   9   3  10   44   1   2   42   30  .308  .430  .551   46   9.2  4(+2)e6   184  
 OF  Hoot Evers           31  130  452   48  105  11   2  18   60   3   4   29   83  .232  .282  .385   45   3.4  2(0)e9    -83  
 UT  Steve Souchock       33   75  220   35   61  14   1  12   34   0   1   25   23  .277  .355  .514   37   5.9             77  
 OF *Pat Mullin           34  108  278   34   72  13   5   7   30   5   1   30   42  .259  .332  .417   36   4.4  3(+1)e7    -6  
 1B *Dick Kryhoski        27  103  371   29   83   9   0  10   36   1   0   18   49  .224  .260  .329   31   2.8  4e18      -91  
 OF  Bobby Del Greco      19  101  256   24   48  10   2   1   18   6   1   28   63  .188  .269  .254   19   2.5  1(-2)e10  -57  
 2B  Al Federoff          27   83  262   25   64   4   5   0   20   1   1    9   13  .244  .265  .298   19   2.4  3e19       -8  
 1B  Don Kolloway         33   50  169   23   47  13   0   2   19   0   0    2   16  .278  .289  .391   18   3.9  3e28       70  
 OF  Bob Thorpe           25   69  226   21   55   3   2   4   14   3   2    3   34  .243  .255  .327   17   2.7  3(-1)e8   -25  
 C   Matt Batts           30   65  187   17   43   1   2   4   15   4   0   10   36  .230  .273  .321   16   3.0  4(-1)e7   -28  
 OF *Russ Sullivan        29   24   58    7   17   1   0   5   12   0   0    5    4  .293  .359  .569   12   8.2  3(-3)e25  -24  
 2B *Merl Combs           32   14   53    3   17   0   1   1    5   1   0    4    4  .321  .362  .415    8   5.9  4e19      327  
 OF *Cliff Mapes          30   68   89    9   16   3   0   5   11   0   0    8   26  .180  .247  .382    7   2.4  3(0)e7    -39  
 1B *George Wilson        26   56   78    6   16   3   0   2    5   0   0    3   12  .205  .235  .321    5   2.2  4e14      -40  
 C  #Ebba St.Claire       30   38  116    5   18   4   0   0    5   0   0   10   23  .155  .233  .190    5   1.4  3(-1)e11 -132  
 1B *Johnny Hopp          35   24   68    4    9   0   0   0    3   1   0    9   13  .132  .234  .132    2   1.2  2e11     -133  
 C   Bob Swift            37   20   58    3    7   2   0   0    5   0   0    6   10  .121  .203  .155    1   1.0  3(-1)e8   -39  
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
             Average age: 28                                                                           647                    0

     * - bats left-handed, # - switch hits, otherwise bats right-handed

Team Pitching   Glossary

     Player               Ag  W   L   Pct   G   GS  CG  GF  SV  BS SHO   IP     H    R   ER   HR  BB   SO   ERA   RC  RC/27  OPS
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
  P  Art Houtteman        24  13  10  .565  35  31   3   4   1   0   3  220.1  229  105   89  20   58  146  3.64  107   4.4  -46  
  P *Hal Newhouser        31  11   7  .611  43  19   2  15   4   1   1  166.2  182   85   70  19   61   76  3.78   93   4.9   47  
  P  Jim Wilson           30  10  13  .435  35  33   6   1   0   0   1  222.1  244  117  100  33   75  105  4.05  138   5.6   57  
  P  Bob Friend           21   8  15  .348  37  32   3   2   0   0   0  199.2  213  111   85  13   80   97  3.83  106   4.7   -7  
  P *Billy Hoeft          20   6   8  .429  77   1   0  29   4   8   0  112.0  116   78   70  22   63   73  5.62   75   6.1   23  
  P  Virgil Trucks        35   6  16  .273  34  33   2   1   0   0   0  210.0  203  108   90  15   95  165  3.86  103   4.4  -23  
  P  Turk Lown            28   4  11  .267  72   3   0  45  17   4   0  126.1  134   81   73  14   71   68  5.20   82   5.8   24  
  P *Joe Nuxhall          23   3   8  .273  63   0   0  33   8   5   0   80.0   81   39   35   6   42   55  3.94   43   4.9   61  
  P  Ray Moore            26   1   0 1.000  13   2   0   1   0   0   0   28.1   22    4    4   0   15   17  1.27    8   2.6 -278  
  P  Fred Hutchinson      32   1   3  .250  33   0   0   7   0   0   0   28.2   32   14   12   2    8   11  3.77   15   4.7  -48  
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
             Average age: 27                                                                                      775          4

     * - throws left-handed, otherwise throws right-handed


Team Fielding   (completed seasons only)
 An asterisk after a player's name means his fielding stats are for multiple teams.

 Catchers              Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP  OSB OCS
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---
 Stan Lopata           481  55  59  320   29   5   0  .986  27  18
 Matt Batts            465  51  64  315   20   6   4  .982  18   8
 Ebba St.Claire        291  31  38  181   17   4   1  .980   5   8
 Bob Swift             158  17  20   97    6   3   0  .972  10   3
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---

First Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Dick Kryhoski 774 91 92 799 74 11 59 .988 10.15 Don Kolloway 329 36 36 331 33 6 32 .984 9.97 Johnny Hopp 126 13 16 131 8 0 12 1.000 9.90 George Wilson 123 10 31 129 13 2 13 .986 10.42 Steve Souchock 41 4 6 44 4 0 1 1.000 10.62 Vic Wertz 2 0 1 3 0 1 0 .750 13.50 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Second Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Jerry Priddy 667 73 79 156 223 12 42 .969 5.12 Al Federoff 602 68 69 148 209 13 49 .965 5.34 Merl Combs 110 12 12 31 30 0 11 1.000 4.99 Don Kolloway 16 1 5 3 5 0 1 1.000 4.50 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Third Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- George Kell 1091 118 129 161 323 13 34 .974 3.99 Steve Souchock 303 36 36 34 65 7 4 .934 2.94 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Shortstop Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Pete Runnels 1359 151 152 284 444 23 76 .969 4.82 Merl Combs 22 2 3 4 8 0 2 1.000 4.98 Al Federoff 13 1 5 3 3 1 0 .857 4.05 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

 Left Field            Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP    RF
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----
 Pat Mullin            523  58  61  124    4   1   0  .992  2.20
 Hoot Evers            327  35  41   84    2   4   0  .956  2.36
 Bobby Del Greco       141  16  16   52    3   0   1 1.000  3.52
 Steve Souchock        127  15  17   31    1   1   0  .970  2.26
 Russ Sullivan         108  12  13   26    0   1   0  .963  2.16
 Bob Thorpe             76   9   9   24    0   1   0  .960  2.84
 Cliff Mapes            42   4   9    6    0   0   0 1.000  1.28
 Vic Wertz              41   4   6    9    0   2   0  .818  1.96
 Don Kolloway            8   1   1    2    0   0   0 1.000  2.25
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Center Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Hoot Evers 676 78 78 158 15 11 1 .940 2.30 Bobby Del Greco 463 48 58 109 7 1 0 .991 2.26 Bob Thorpe 154 18 18 34 1 1 0 .972 2.04 Johnny Hopp 46 5 5 7 2 0 0 1.000 1.76 Cliff Mapes 32 3 4 6 0 1 0 .857 1.71 Pat Mullin 17 2 2 5 0 0 0 1.000 2.65 Steve Souchock 7 0 4 1 0 0 0 1.000 1.35 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Right Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Vic Wertz 995 118 118 191 8 4 1 .980 1.80 Bob Thorpe 239 25 31 37 0 2 0 .949 1.39 Pat Mullin 78 6 17 9 0 1 0 .900 1.04 Cliff Mapes 35 3 7 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.29 Bobby Del Greco 23 0 13 5 0 0 0 1.000 1.99 George Wilson 17 2 2 4 0 1 0 .800 2.12 Hoot Evers 6 0 1 3 0 0 0 1.000 4.50 Steve Souchock 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 Russ Sullivan 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

1952 Draft


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