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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
1Jimmy Bloodworth2512951947441114234652472959.241.289.344.63216329313
2Tommy Bridges36257364414300300514.
3Doc Cramer*3714065160679182184143433113.300.335.348.6842118113
4Rufe Gentry25411100000000015.
5Johnny Gorsica283626232401000016.
6Ned Harris*261144113544390143632684729.254.343.362.705128619
7Roy Henshaw312618180200000002.
8Pinky Higgins34138592523621452011084255731.277.349.377.72619717111
9Joe Hoover28144640575781401584386536101.243.289.318.60718310128
10John McHale*214430000000011.
11Charlie Metro2544444012800021136.
12Hal Newhouser*2237726541220050038.
13Prince Oana3320272651021170012.385.407.6541.06117200
14Joe Orrell2610440100000001.
15Jimmy Outlaw3020766781810160084.269.347.328.67522101
16Stubby Overmire242952421701020057.
17Dixie Parsons2740117106215300400616.
18Rip Radcliff*37701331153304001011133.261.341.296.63734314
19Paul Richards34100355313326971533103835.220.307.297.60493713
20Don Ross2889270247196613001820203.267.325.320.64479612
21Dizzy Trout2845979192050162028.220.237.308.54428104
22Virgil Trucks2633747271310070024.
23Al Unser303811810114255004011515.248.350.297.64730311
24Dick Wakefield*2215569763391200388779456260.316.377.434.8112752302
25Hal White2432675748000200718.
26Joe Wood236017416422534411722613.323.347.415.76268704
27Rudy York2915566157190155221134118558488.271.366.527.8933012215
27 Players28.915559835364632140120047775714043483553.261.324.359.683192615913123
* - 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
1Tommy Bridges36127.6322.39252231130191.215957519611240037741.1487.
2Rufe Gentry2513.2503.6844020029.130121221282001261.4329.
3Johnny Gorsica2845.4443.363541810596.1884336340452124061.3298.
4Roy Henshaw*3102.0003.792631200271.1753530233333003191.5149.
5Hal Newhouser*22817.3203.04372591011195.2163886631111440138501.4007.
6Prince Oana3332.6004.50100700034.0342117419152001551.5599.
7Joe Orrell26003.72100800119.118980112201841.5008.
8Stubby Overmire*2476.5383.1829187831147.01355652538481036041.1778.
9Dizzy Trout282012.6252.484430141856246.22048368610111100610191.2367.
10Virgil Trucks261610.6152.84332561022202.2170726411521181118171.0957.
11Hal White24712.3683.3932244722177.21508467671581017381.2447.
11 Players27.07876.5063.00155155886718201411.21226560471515497061432058921.2577.
* - 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


Paul Richards10053786912.9866.236375560%
Dixie Parsons401673152.9754.955221541%
Al Unser371432034.9824.411191034%


Rudy York155134914915105.9909.66
Rip Radcliff122001.0004.00


Jimmy Bloodworth1293493932174.9725.75
Joe Wood225441116.8964.32
Don Ross7141943.8924.71


Pinky Higgins1381562532622.9402.96
Joe Wood18162310.9752.17
Don Ross112001.0003.00


Joe Hoover1443013934184.9444.82
Don Ross18294147.9463.89


Dick Wakefield1390.00
Ned Harris60.00
Don Ross60.00
Jimmy Outlaw40.00
Rip Radcliff20.00


Doc Cramer1380.00
Charlie Metro110.00
Ned Harris60.00
Jimmy Outlaw30.00


Ned Harris840.00
Don Ross320.00
Rip Radcliff170.00
Dick Wakefield160.00
Jimmy Outlaw90.00
Charlie Metro30.00


Dick Wakefield15531411141.9592.10
Doc Cramer138346943.9892.57
Ned Harris96192682.9612.06
Don Ross3862310.9851.71
Rip Radcliff19371011.0002.00
Jimmy Outlaw16322001.0002.13
Charlie Metro1428010.9662.00


Dizzy Trout44206741.9561.98
Hal Newhouser3784911.9831.54
Johnny Gorsica351030031.0001.14
Virgil Trucks331624001.0001.21
Hal White32123812.9801.56
Stubby Overmire291023021.0001.14
Roy Henshaw2691310.9570.85
Tommy Bridges251828011.0001.84
Prince Oana100622.7500.60
Joe Orrell1023001.0000.50
Rufe Gentry416001.0001.75

Team Roster

Bold indicates they played in the majors
Jimmy Bloodworth25RR5' 11.0"180Jul 26, 1917Tallahassee, FL, US
Tommy Bridges36RR5' 10.0"155Dec 28, 1906Gordonsville, TN, US
Doc Cramer37LR6' 2.0"185Jul 22, 1905Beach Haven, NJ, US
Rufe Gentry25RR6' 1.0"180May 18, 1918Daisy Station, NC, US
Johnny Gorsica28RR6' 2.0"180Mar 29, 1915Bayonne, NJ, US
Ned Harris26LL5' 11.0"175Jul 9, 1916Ames, IA, US
Roy Henshaw31RL5' 8.0"155Jul 29, 1911Chicago, IL, US
Pinky Higgins34RR6' 1.0"185May 27, 1909Red Oak, TX, US
Joe Hoover28RR5' 11.0"175Apr 15, 1915Brawley, CA, US
John McHale21LR6' 0.0"200Sep 21, 1921Detroit, MI, US
Charlie Metro25RR5' 11.0"178Apr 28, 1918Nanty Glo, PA, US
Hal Newhouser22LL6' 2.0"180May 20, 1921Detroit, MI, US
Prince Oana33RR6' 2.0"193Jan 22, 1910Waipahu, HI, US
Joe Orrell26RR6' 4.0"210Mar 6, 1917National City, CA, US
Jimmy Outlaw30RR5' 8.0"165Jan 20, 1913Orme, TN, US
Stubby Overmire24RL5' 7.0"170May 16, 1919Moline, MI, US
Dixie Parsons27RR6' 2.0"180May 12, 1916Talladega, AL, US
Rip Radcliff37LL5' 10.0"170Jan 19, 1906Kiowa, OK, US
Paul Richards34RR6' 1.0"180Nov 21, 1908Waxahachie, TX, US
Don Ross28RR6' 1.0"185Jul 16, 1914Pasadena, CA, US
Dizzy Trout28RR6' 2.0"195Jun 29, 1915Sandcut, IN, US
Virgil Trucks26RR5' 11.0"198Apr 26, 1917Birmingham, AL, US
Al Unser30RR6' 1.0"175Oct 12, 1912Morrisonville, IL, US
Dick Wakefield22LR6' 4.0"210May 6, 1921Chicago, IL, US
Hal White24RR5' 10.0"165Mar 18, 1919Utica, NY, US
Joe Wood23RR5' 9.0"160Oct 3, 1919Houston, TX, US
Rudy York29RR6' 1.0"209Aug 17, 1913Ragland, AL, US

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