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1943 Detroit Tigers

1943 > Class Major League > 1943 American League
Overall: 78-76
Scored 632 runs, Allowed 560 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 85-69

Affiliation: none or n/a
Manager: Steve O'Neill
Represented: Detroit, MI
Ballpark: n/a
Attendance: n/a
Other Years: 1942 / 1944

Team Batting

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 Jimmy Bloodworth 25 129 519 474 41 114 23 4 6 52 4 7 29 59 .241 .289 .344 .632 163 29 3 13
2 Tommy Bridges 36 25 73 64 4 14 3 0 0 3 0 0 5 14 .219 .275 .266 .541 17 2 0 4
3 Doc Cramer* 37 140 651 606 79 182 18 4 1 43 4 3 31 13 .300 .335 .348 .684 211 8 1 13
4 Rufe Gentry 25 4 11 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 5 .000 .091 .000 .091 0 0 0 0
5 Johnny Gorsica 28 36 26 23 2 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 6 .174 .208 .261 .469 6 0 0 2
6 Ned Harris* 26 114 411 354 43 90 14 3 6 32 6 8 47 29 .254 .343 .362 .705 128 6 1 9
7 Roy Henshaw 31 26 18 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .111 .111 .111 .222 2 2 0 0
8 Pinky Higgins 34 138 592 523 62 145 20 1 10 84 2 5 57 31 .277 .349 .377 .726 197 17 1 11
9 Joe Hoover 28 144 640 575 78 140 15 8 4 38 6 5 36 101 .243 .289 .318 .607 183 10 1 28
10 John McHale* 21 4 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 .000 .250 .000 .250 0 0 0 0
11 Charlie Metro 25 44 44 40 12 8 0 0 0 2 1 1 3 6 .200 .256 .200 .456 8 1 0 1
12 Hal Newhouser* 22 37 72 65 4 12 2 0 0 5 0 0 3 8 .185 .221 .215 .436 14 0 0 4
13 Prince Oana 33 20 27 26 5 10 2 1 1 7 0 0 1 2 .385 .407 .654 1.061 17 2 0 0
14 Joe Orrell 26 10 4 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .250 .250 .500 1 0 0 0
15 Jimmy Outlaw 30 20 76 67 8 18 1 0 1 6 0 0 8 4 .269 .347 .328 .675 22 1 0 1
16 Stubby Overmire 24 29 52 42 1 7 0 1 0 2 0 0 5 7 .167 .255 .214 .470 9 1 0 5
17 Dixie Parsons 27 40 117 106 2 15 3 0 0 4 0 0 6 16 .142 .188 .170 .357 18 5 0 5
18 Rip Radcliff* 37 70 133 115 3 30 4 0 0 10 1 1 13 3 .261 .341 .296 .637 34 3 1 4
19 Paul Richards 34 100 355 313 32 69 7 1 5 33 1 0 38 35 .220 .307 .297 .604 93 7 1 3
20 Don Ross 28 89 270 247 19 66 13 0 0 18 2 0 20 3 .267 .325 .320 .644 79 6 1 2
21 Dizzy Trout 28 45 97 91 9 20 5 0 1 6 2 0 2 8 .220 .237 .308 .544 28 1 0 4
22 Virgil Trucks 26 33 74 72 7 13 1 0 0 7 0 0 2 4 .181 .203 .194 .397 14 3 0 0
23 Al Unser 30 38 118 101 14 25 5 0 0 4 0 1 15 15 .248 .350 .297 .647 30 3 1 1
24 Dick Wakefield* 22 155 697 633 91 200 38 8 7 79 4 5 62 60 .316 .377 .434 .811 275 23 0 2
25 Hal White 24 32 67 57 4 8 0 0 0 2 0 0 7 18 .140 .246 .140 .387 8 0 1 2
26 Joe Wood 23 60 174 164 22 53 4 4 1 17 2 2 6 13 .323 .347 .415 .762 68 7 0 4
27 Rudy York 29 155 661 571 90 155 22 11 34 118 5 5 84 88 .271 .366 .527 .893 301 22 1 5
27 Players 28.9 155 5983 5364 632 1401 200 47 77 571 40 43 483 553 .261 .324 .359 .683 1926 159 13 123
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
Only players for whom we have stats are shown. See roster for more complete team list.

Team Pitching

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer
Rk Name Age W L W-L% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 Tommy Bridges 36 12 7 .632 2.39 25 22 3 11 3 0 191.2 159 57 51 9 61 124 0 0 3 774 1.148 7.5 0.4 2.9 5.8 2.03
2 Rufe Gentry 25 1 3 .250 3.68 4 4 0 2 0 0 29.1 30 12 12 2 12 8 2 0 0 126 1.432 9.2 0.6 3.7 2.5 0.67
3 Johnny Gorsica 28 4 5 .444 3.36 35 4 18 1 0 5 96.1 88 43 36 3 40 45 2 1 2 406 1.329 8.2 0.3 3.7 4.2 1.13
4 Roy Henshaw* 31 0 2 .000 3.79 26 3 12 0 0 2 71.1 75 35 30 2 33 33 3 0 0 319 1.514 9.5 0.3 4.2 4.2 1.00
5 Hal Newhouser* 22 8 17 .320 3.04 37 25 9 10 1 1 195.2 163 88 66 3 111 144 0 1 3 850 1.400 7.5 0.1 5.1 6.6 1.30
6 Prince Oana 33 3 2 .600 4.50 10 0 7 0 0 0 34.0 34 21 17 4 19 15 2 0 0 155 1.559 9.0 1.1 5.0 4.0 0.79
7 Joe Orrell 26 0 0 3.72 10 0 8 0 0 1 19.1 18 9 8 0 11 2 2 0 1 84 1.500 8.4 0.0 5.1 0.9 0.18
8 Stubby Overmire* 24 7 6 .538 3.18 29 18 7 8 3 1 147.0 135 56 52 5 38 48 1 0 3 604 1.177 8.3 0.3 2.3 2.9 1.26
9 Dizzy Trout 28 20 12 .625 2.48 44 30 14 18 5 6 246.2 204 83 68 6 101 111 0 0 6 1019 1.236 7.4 0.2 3.7 4.0 1.10
10 Virgil Trucks 26 16 10 .615 2.84 33 25 6 10 2 2 202.2 170 72 64 11 52 118 1 1 1 817 1.095 7.5 0.5 2.3 5.2 2.27
11 Hal White 24 7 12 .368 3.39 32 24 4 7 2 2 177.2 150 84 67 6 71 58 1 0 1 738 1.244 7.6 0.3 3.6 2.9 0.82
11 Players 27.0 78 76 .506 3.00 155 155 88 67 18 20 1411.2 1226 560 471 51 549 706 14 3 20 5892 1.257 7.8 0.3 3.5 4.5 1.29
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors

Team Fielding--By Pos

Bold indicates they played in the majors or are a HOFer

C

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
Paul Richards 100 537 86 9 12 .986 6.23 6 37 55 60%
Dixie Parsons 40 167 31 5 2 .975 4.95 5 22 15 41%
Al Unser 37 143 20 3 4 .982 4.41 1 19 10 34%

1B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Rudy York 155 1349 149 15 105 .990 9.66
Rip Radcliff 1 2 2 0 0 1.000 4.00

2B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Jimmy Bloodworth 129 349 393 21 74 .972 5.75
Joe Wood 22 54 41 11 6 .896 4.32
Don Ross 7 14 19 4 3 .892 4.71

3B

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Pinky Higgins 138 156 253 26 22 .940 2.96
Joe Wood 18 16 23 1 0 .975 2.17
Don Ross 1 1 2 0 0 1.000 3.00

SS

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Joe Hoover 144 301 393 41 84 .944 4.82
Don Ross 18 29 41 4 7 .946 3.89

LF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Wakefield 139 0.00
Ned Harris 6 0.00
Don Ross 6 0.00
Jimmy Outlaw 4 0.00
Rip Radcliff 2 0.00

CF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Doc Cramer 138 0.00
Charlie Metro 11 0.00
Ned Harris 6 0.00
Jimmy Outlaw 3 0.00

RF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Ned Harris 84 0.00
Don Ross 32 0.00
Rip Radcliff 17 0.00
Dick Wakefield 16 0.00
Jimmy Outlaw 9 0.00
Charlie Metro 3 0.00

OF

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dick Wakefield 155 314 11 14 1 .959 2.10
Doc Cramer 138 346 9 4 3 .989 2.57
Ned Harris 96 192 6 8 2 .961 2.06
Don Ross 38 62 3 1 0 .985 1.71
Rip Radcliff 19 37 1 0 1 1.000 2.00
Jimmy Outlaw 16 32 2 0 0 1.000 2.13
Charlie Metro 14 28 0 1 0 .966 2.00

P

Name G CG PO A E DP Fld% RF/G lgCS% PO
Dizzy Trout 44 20 67 4 1 .956 1.98
Hal Newhouser 37 8 49 1 1 .983 1.54
Johnny Gorsica 35 10 30 0 3 1.000 1.14
Virgil Trucks 33 16 24 0 0 1.000 1.21
Hal White 32 12 38 1 2 .980 1.56
Stubby Overmire 29 10 23 0 2 1.000 1.14
Roy Henshaw 26 9 13 1 0 .957 0.85
Tommy Bridges 25 18 28 0 1 1.000 1.84
Prince Oana 10 0 6 2 2 .750 0.60
Joe Orrell 10 2 3 0 0 1.000 0.50
Rufe Gentry 4 1 6 0 0 1.000 1.75

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Birthplace
Jimmy Bloodworth 25 R R 5' 11.0" 180 Jul 26, 1917 Tallahassee, FL, US
Tommy Bridges 36 R R 5' 10.0" 155 Dec 28, 1906 Gordonsville, TN, US
Doc Cramer 37 L R 6' 2.0" 185 Jul 22, 1905 Beach Haven, NJ, US
Rufe Gentry 25 R R 6' 1.0" 180 May 18, 1918 Daisy Station, NC, US
Johnny Gorsica 28 R R 6' 2.0" 180 Mar 29, 1915 Bayonne, NJ, US
Ned Harris 26 L L 5' 11.0" 175 Jul 9, 1916 Ames, IA, US
Roy Henshaw 31 R L 5' 8.0" 155 Jul 29, 1911 Chicago, IL, US
Pinky Higgins 34 R R 6' 1.0" 185 May 27, 1909 Red Oak, TX, US
Joe Hoover 28 R R 5' 11.0" 175 Apr 15, 1915 Brawley, CA, US
John McHale 21 L R 6' 0.0" 200 Sep 21, 1921 Detroit, MI, US
Charlie Metro 25 R R 5' 11.0" 178 Apr 28, 1918 Nanty Glo, PA, US
Hal Newhouser 22 L L 6' 2.0" 180 May 20, 1921 Detroit, MI, US
Prince Oana 33 R R 6' 2.0" 193 Jan 22, 1910 Waipahu, HI, US
Joe Orrell 26 R R 6' 4.0" 210 Mar 6, 1917 National City, CA, US
Jimmy Outlaw 30 R R 5' 8.0" 165 Jan 20, 1913 Orme, TN, US
Stubby Overmire 24 R L 5' 7.0" 170 May 16, 1919 Moline, MI, US
Dixie Parsons 27 R R 6' 2.0" 180 May 12, 1916 Talladega, AL, US
Rip Radcliff 37 L L 5' 10.0" 170 Jan 19, 1906 Kiowa, OK, US
Paul Richards 34 R R 6' 1.0" 180 Nov 21, 1908 Waxahachie, TX, US
Don Ross 28 R R 6' 1.0" 185 Jul 16, 1914 Pasadena, CA, US
Dizzy Trout 28 R R 6' 2.0" 195 Jun 29, 1915 Sandcut, IN, US
Virgil Trucks 26 R R 5' 11.0" 198 Apr 26, 1917 Birmingham, AL, US
Al Unser 30 R R 6' 1.0" 175 Oct 12, 1912 Morrisonville, IL, US
Dick Wakefield 22 L R 6' 4.0" 210 May 6, 1921 Chicago, IL, US
Hal White 24 R R 5' 10.0" 165 Mar 18, 1919 Utica, NY, US
Joe Wood 23 R R 5' 9.0" 160 Oct 3, 1919 Houston, TX, US
Rudy York 29 R R 6' 1.0" 209 Aug 17, 1913 Ragland, AL, US

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