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1962 Detroit Tigers  (1961)  (1963)
95-67, 1st in American League
Scored 857 runs, Allowed 748 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 92-70
Defensive Efficiency Rating: .683
Park Factor: Batting - 109 / Pitching - 108 (over 100 favors batters)
Pyth2 W-L: 84-78   (What is this?)

Actual W-L record in MLB: 85-76
Manager(s): Alan Boodman

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
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
 3B *Eddie Mathews        30  158  539  100  144  38   7  31  105   1   1  104  107  .267  .387  .536  117   7.7  3e19       45  
 OF  Rocky Colavito       28  155  587  113  160  24   0  39  109   0   0   88   71  .273  .366  .513  107   6.4  2(-5)e3    -6  
 1B *Norm Cash            27  146  476   95  123  17   0  43  111   0   1   69   79  .258  .360  .565   97   7.2  3e12       31  
 OF *Bill Bruton          36  110  434   79  139  23   5  22   70   8   3   36   50  .320  .379  .548   90   7.7  2(+1)e8   151  
 SS  Dick Groat           31  159  659   72  188  34   3   3   45   2   2   36   48  .285  .322  .360   74   4.0  3e38       -4  
 OF  Al Kaline            27  124  406   74  112  10   7  25   73   6   0   45   42  .276  .345  .520   71   6.2  1(-4)e6  -104  
 2B *Dick McAuliffe       22  137  457   67  116  10   3  23   80   4   0   58   73  .254  .337  .440   64   4.8  3e32       25  
 OF *Lenny Green          29  105  298   54   86  10   2   5   38   4   1   47   15  .289  .388  .386   50   6.2  2(+2)e2     5  
 C   Jim Pagliaroni       24   78  268   40   70  10   0   9   46   1   0   37   60  .261  .361  .399   40   5.3  4(+1)e8   -37  
 OF  Bubba Morton         30   75  178   27   46   5   4   5   27   0   0   22   26  .258  .338  .416   23   4.6  3(0)e3      4  
 OF *Jose Tartabull       23   68  168   30   52   6   3   0   12   6   2    8   12  .310  .343  .381   20   4.2  2(-2)e11   73  
 C   Hank Foiles          33   64  125   18   32   4   1  10   23   0   0    9   38  .256  .301  .544   20   5.7  3(+1)e10    9  
 2B  Jake Wood            25   64  173   20   37  10   0   2   23   2   0   17   31  .214  .281  .306   16   3.1  4e41      -49  
 C  *Russ Nixon           27   41  144   15   40   7   2   1   14   0   0    5   17  .278  .302  .375   16   4.2  4(+2)e5    -6  
 C   Earl Averill         30   33   95   14   21   3   0   3   10   0   0   15   25  .221  .330  .347   12   4.3  4(+2)e3   -20  
 3B  Bobby Wine           23   53  151    8   27   4   0   1    9   0   0    4   33  .179  .197  .225    6   1.2  2e14     -176  
 SS  Don Buddin           28   10   27    1    8   3   0   0    5   0   0    3    8  .296  .367  .407    4   6.1  4e19      134  
 PH  Purnal Goldy         24    3    6    1    2   0   0   0    0   0   0    0    0  .333  .333  .333    0   4.5             31  
 1B *Bob Farley           24    7   13    2    1   0   0   0    0   0   0    3    3  .077  .250  .077    0    .7  4e25     -298  
+---+--------------------+--+----+----+----+----+---+---+---+----+---+---+----+----+-----+-----+-----+----+-----+---------+----+
             Average age: 28                                                                           835                    7

     * - 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 *Johnny Podres        29  17   8  .680  34  33   3   0   0   0   0  206.1  239  127  118  27   69  129  5.15  131   5.7   48  
  P  Bob Friend           31  17  12  .586  39  37  11   1   0   0   1  255.0  292  129  110  17   45  134  3.88  123   4.3   -7  
  P  Jim Bunning          30  15  10  .600  38  36   6   0   0   0   0  258.1  271  125  109  24   70  182  3.80  131   4.6  -28  
  P  Paul Foytack         31  10   8  .556  39  17   2  11   1   0   1  146.2  151   94   83  16   78   57  5.09   82   5.0  -52  
  P *Don Mossi            33  10   9  .526  32  24   2   1   0   0   0  175.1  231  109  106  21   41  128  5.44  125   6.4   46  
  P  Don McMahon          32   5   2  .714  61   0   0  50  34   8   0   83.2   71   25   21   6   35   68  2.26   30   3.4   47  
  P *Sam McDowell         19   5   3  .625  35   7   1   8   1   0   1   89.0   68   40   31   6   59   77  3.13   38   3.8 -155  
  P  Larry Sherry         26   5   5  .500  55   0   0  22   2   1   0   95.1   83   37   34  13   48   70  3.21   42   4.0  -35  
  P  Terry Fox            26   5   6  .455  45   0   0  30   9   3   0   59.2   52   19   18   2   11   26  2.72   18   2.8   -4  
  P  Jerry Casale         28   3   0 1.000  22   1   0   7   0   2   0   32.1   29    9    7   2   15   12  1.95   12   3.4 -107  
  P  Frank Lary           32   2   2  .500   7   4   0   2   0   0   0   27.0   31   16    9   4    5   15  3.00   14   4.5  -99  
  P  Sam Jones            36   1   1  .500   9   3   0   4   1   0   0   20.2   30   14   12   3    8   16  5.23   17   7.3  103  
  P *Doug Gallagher       22   0   1  .000   8   0   0   1   0   0   0    9.2   16    4    4   0    9    7  3.72   10   9.9  126  
+---+--------------------+--+---+---+-----+---+---+---+---+---+---+---+------+----+----+----+---+----+----+-----+----+-----+----+
             Average age: 29                                                                                      779         -9

     * - 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
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---
 Jim Pagliaroni        633  70  75  439   23   6   0  .987  25  16
 Russ Nixon            313  38  40  197   14   1   1  .995  20  10
 Hank Foiles           282  26  47  215    8   2   1  .991   6   4
 Earl Averill          231  28  29  168   11   1   0  .994  11   9
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+---+---

First Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Norm Cash 1122 125 133 1051 92 5 83 .996 9.17 Eddie Mathews 294 33 35 262 22 7 18 .976 8.70 Bob Farley 23 3 4 24 0 1 2 .960 9.39 Bubba Morton 20 1 3 16 1 1 2 .944 7.65 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Second Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Dick McAuliffe 1069 115 135 301 296 21 67 .966 5.03 Jake Wood 390 47 52 113 115 7 27 .970 5.26 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Third Base Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Eddie Mathews 1060 119 126 103 206 10 23 .969 2.62 Bobby Wine 377 41 50 29 77 4 7 .964 2.53 Dick McAuliffe 16 1 2 1 1 1 0 .667 1.12 Don Buddin 6 1 1 0 0 0 0 .000 0.00 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Shortstop Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Dick Groat 1416 157 158 255 524 45 70 .945 4.95 Don Buddin 42 5 5 6 16 0 4 1.000 4.71 Bobby Wine 1 0 2 1 0 0 0 1.000 6.75 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

 Left Field            Inn  GS  G   PO    A   E   DP   FP    RF
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----
 Rocky Colavito       1381 154 154  276   16   6   2  .980  1.90
 Jose Tartabull         61   7   8   14    0   1   0  .933  2.05
 Lenny Green             8   0   3    1    0   0   0 1.000  1.08
 Bubba Morton            8   1   1    0    0   0   0  .000  0.00
+--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Center Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Bill Bruton 886 100 104 282 9 7 0 .977 2.95 Bubba Morton 310 35 39 101 2 0 0 1.000 2.99 Jose Tartabull 233 24 27 68 3 1 0 .986 2.74 Lenny Green 30 3 4 9 0 0 0 1.000 2.73 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

Right Field Inn GS G PO A E DP FP RF +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+----- Al Kaline 848 94 98 211 6 1 0 .995 2.30 Lenny Green 571 64 64 140 2 1 0 .993 2.24 Jose Tartabull 21 2 3 4 0 0 0 1.000 1.71 Bubba Morton 11 1 1 5 0 0 0 1.000 4.09 Purnal Goldy 8 1 1 2 0 0 0 1.000 2.25 +--------------------+----+---+---+----+----+---+---+-----+-----

1962 Draft


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