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Al Kaline    \KAY-line\

Albert William Kaline (Mr. Tiger)

Position: Outfielder
Bats: Right, Throws: Right
Height: 6' 1", Weight: 175 lb.

Born: December 19, 1934 in Baltimore, Maryland, United States
High School: Southern HS (Baltimore, MD)

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Register Batting

Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1953 18 -10.7 DET AL MLB DET 30 30 28 9 7 0 0 1 2 1 0 1 5 .250 .300 .357 .657 10 1 1 0
1954 19 -9.4 DET AL MLB DET 138 535 504 43 139 18 3 4 43 9 5 22 45 .276 .305 .347 .652 175 21 0 7 2
1955 20 -8.5 DET AL MLB DET 152 681 588 121 200 24 8 27 102 6 8 82 57 .340 .421 .546 .967 321 13 5 0 6 12
1956 21 -7.4 DET AL MLB DET 153 693 617 96 194 32 10 27 128 7 1 70 55 .314 .383 .530 .913 327 10 1 1 4 4
1957 22 -6.7 DET AL MLB DET 149 636 577 83 170 29 4 23 90 11 9 43 38 .295 .343 .478 .821 276 10 3 6 7 7
1958 23 -5.5 DET AL MLB DET 146 607 543 84 170 34 7 16 85 7 4 54 47 .313 .374 .490 .864 266 18 2 3 5 6
1959 24 -4.8 DET AL MLB DET 136 595 511 85 167 19 2 27 94 10 4 72 42 .327 .410 .530 .940 271 11 4 2 6 12
1960 25 -3.5 DET AL MLB DET 147 629 551 77 153 29 4 15 68 19 4 65 47 .278 .354 .426 .781 235 18 3 5 5 3
1961 26 -2.2 DET AL MLB DET 153 665 586 116 190 41 7 19 82 14 1 66 42 .324 .393 .515 .909 302 16 4 4 5 2
1962 27 -0.8 DET AL MLB DET 100 452 398 78 121 16 6 29 94 4 0 47 39 .304 .376 .593 .969 236 17 1 2 4 3
1963 28 0.3 DET AL MLB DET 145 616 551 89 172 24 3 27 101 6 4 54 48 .312 .375 .514 .889 283 12 4 3 4 12
1964 29 1.5 DET AL MLB DET 146 608 525 77 154 31 5 17 68 4 1 75 51 .293 .383 .469 .851 246 12 3 2 3 6
1965 30 2.7 DET AL MLB DET 125 474 399 72 112 18 2 18 72 6 0 72 49 .281 .388 .471 .859 188 9 0 0 3 11
1966 31 3.8 DET AL MLB DET 142 572 479 85 138 29 1 29 88 5 5 81 66 .288 .392 .534 .927 256 7 5 1 6 7
Year Age AgeDif Tm Lg Lev Aff G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1967 32 4.8 DET AL MLB DET 131 550 458 94 141 28 2 25 78 8 2 83 47 .308 .411 .541 .952 248 16 1 2 6 10
1968 33 5.8 DET AL MLB DET 102 389 327 49 94 14 1 10 52 6 4 55 39 .287 .392 .428 .820 140 4 3 1 3 7
1969 34 6.7 DET AL MLB DET 131 518 456 74 124 17 0 21 69 1 2 54 61 .272 .346 .447 .793 204 11 1 0 7 4
1970 35 7.4 DET AL MLB DET 131 555 467 64 130 24 4 16 71 2 2 77 49 .278 .377 .450 .826 210 20 1 3 7 5
1971 36 8.3 DET AL MLB DET 133 501 405 69 119 19 2 15 54 4 6 82 57 .294 .416 .462 .878 187 12 7 1 6 9
1972 37 9.2 DET AL MLB DET 106 314 278 46 87 11 2 10 32 1 0 28 33 .313 .374 .475 .849 132 11 2 1 5 5
1973 38 10.0 DET AL MLB DET 91 347 310 40 79 13 0 10 45 4 1 29 28 .255 .320 .394 .713 122 10 3 0 5 4
1974 39 11.3 DET AL MLB DET 147 630 558 71 146 28 2 13 64 2 2 65 75 .262 .337 .389 .726 217 12 1 1 5 2
All Levels (22 Seasons) 2834 11597 10116 1622 3007 498 75 399 1582 137 65 1277 1020 .297 .376 .480 .855 4852 271 55 45 104 131
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Register Fielding

Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1953 18 DET AL MLB DET CF 11
1953 18 DET AL MLB DET LF 5
1953 18 DET AL MLB DET OF 20 71.0 12 11 1 0 0 1.000 1.52 0.60
1953 18 DET AL MLB DET RF 4
1954 19 DET AL MLB DET OF 135 1181.0 308 283 16 9 0 .971 2.28 2.21
1954 19 DET AL MLB DET RF 135
1955 20 DET AL MLB DET OF 152 1326.0 327 306 14 7 4 .979 2.17 2.11
1955 20 DET AL MLB DET RF 152
1956 21 DET AL MLB DET CF 12
1956 21 DET AL MLB DET LF 1
1956 21 DET AL MLB DET OF 153 1345.0 367 343 18 6 4 .984 2.42 2.36
1956 21 DET AL MLB DET RF 142
1957 22 DET AL MLB DET CF 21
1957 22 DET AL MLB DET LF 5
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1957 22 DET AL MLB DET OF 145 1311.0 337 319 13 5 2 .985 2.28 2.29
1957 22 DET AL MLB DET RF 137
1958 23 DET AL MLB DET OF 145 1232.0 341 316 23 2 4 .994 2.48 2.34
1958 23 DET AL MLB DET RF 145
1959 24 DET AL MLB DET CF 122
1959 24 DET AL MLB DET OF 136 1175.0 372 364 4 4 0 .989 2.82 2.71
1959 24 DET AL MLB DET RF 15
1960 25 DET AL MLB DET CF 142
1960 25 DET AL MLB DET OF 142 1277.0 377 367 5 5 1 .987 2.62 2.62
1961 26 DET AL MLB DET 3B 1 9.0 2 1 1 0 0 1.000 2.00 2.00
1961 26 DET AL MLB DET CF 22
1961 26 DET AL MLB DET LF 1
1961 26 DET AL MLB DET OF 147 1300.0 391 378 9 4 3 .990 2.68 2.63
1961 26 DET AL MLB DET RF 141
1962 27 DET AL MLB DET OF 100 882.0 237 225 8 4 1 .983 2.38 2.33
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1962 27 DET AL MLB DET RF 100
1963 28 DET AL MLB DET CF 2
1963 28 DET AL MLB DET OF 140 1223.0 264 257 5 2 0 .992 1.93 1.87
1963 28 DET AL MLB DET RF 140
1964 29 DET AL MLB DET OF 136 1193.0 287 278 6 3 2 .990 2.14 2.09
1964 29 DET AL MLB DET RF 136
1965 30 DET AL MLB DET 3B 1 5.0 3 2 1 0 0 1.000 5.40 3.00
1965 30 DET AL MLB DET CF 62
1965 30 DET AL MLB DET OF 112 956.0 198 193 2 3 0 .985 1.84 1.74
1965 30 DET AL MLB DET RF 51
1966 31 DET AL MLB DET CF 86
1966 31 DET AL MLB DET OF 136 1130.0 288 279 7 2 1 .993 2.28 2.10
1966 31 DET AL MLB DET RF 53
1967 32 DET AL MLB DET CF 1
1967 32 DET AL MLB DET OF 130 1087.0 235 217 14 4 2 .983 1.91 1.78
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1967 32 DET AL MLB DET RF 130
1968 33 DET AL MLB DET 1B 22 165.0 169 152 13 4 15 .976 9.00 7.50
1968 33 DET AL MLB DET LF 4
1968 33 DET AL MLB DET OF 74 602.0 135 131 1 3 0 .978 1.97 1.78
1968 33 DET AL MLB DET RF 75
1969 34 DET AL MLB DET 1B 9 69.0 67 65 2 0 3 1.000 8.74 7.44
1969 34 DET AL MLB DET OF 118 974.0 208 192 9 7 4 .966 1.86 1.70
1969 34 DET AL MLB DET RF 118
1970 35 DET AL MLB DET 1B 52 403.0 409 374 31 4 39 .990 9.04 7.79
1970 35 DET AL MLB DET OF 91 687.0 161 156 3 2 1 .988 2.08 1.75
1970 35 DET AL MLB DET RF 91
1971 36 DET AL MLB DET 1B 5 29.0 28 27 1 0 3 1.000 8.69 5.60
1971 36 DET AL MLB DET CF 3
1971 36 DET AL MLB DET OF 129 977.0 213 207 6 0 0 1.000 1.96 1.65
1971 36 DET AL MLB DET RF 128
Year Age Tm Lg Lev Aff G GS CG Inn Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO
1972 37 DET AL MLB DET 1B 11 44.0 41 37 4 0 5 1.000 8.39 3.73
1972 37 DET AL MLB DET OF 84 570.0 117 111 5 1 0 .991 1.83 1.38
1972 37 DET AL MLB DET RF 84
1973 38 DET AL MLB DET 1B 36 240.0 258 245 12 1 32 .996 9.64 7.14
1973 38 DET AL MLB DET OF 63 435.0 103 102 1 0 0 1.000 2.13 1.63
1973 38 DET AL MLB DET RF 63
All Levels (6 Seasons) 1B 135 950.0 972 900 63 9 97 .991 9.12 7.13
All Levels (2 Seasons) 3B 2 14.0 5 3 2 0 0 1.000 3.21 2.50
All Levels (11 Seasons) CF 484
All Levels (5 Seasons) LF 16
All Levels (21 Seasons) OF 2488 20934.0 5278 5035 170 73 29 .986 2.24 2.09
All Levels (20 Seasons) RF 2040
A 7890 (underlined) value in the totals indicates career mark is incomplete.

Teams Played For

Year Age Tm Lg Lev
1953 18 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1953-06-25 1953-09-27
1954 19 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1954-04-13 1954-09-26
1955 20 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1955-04-12 1955-09-25
1956 21 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1956-04-17 1956-09-30
1957 22 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1957-04-16 1957-09-29
1958 23 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1958-04-15 1958-09-28
1959 24 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1959-04-10 1959-09-27
1960 25 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1960-04-19 1960-10-02
1961 26 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1961-04-11 1961-10-01
1962 27 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1962-04-09 1962-09-30
1963 28 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1963-04-09 1963-09-28
1964 29 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1964-04-14 1964-10-03
1965 30 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1965-04-12 1965-09-28
1966 31 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1966-04-12 1966-10-02
1967 32 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1967-04-11 1967-10-01
1968 33 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1968-04-10 1968-09-29
1969 34 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1969-04-08 1969-09-28
1970 35 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1970-04-06 1970-09-26
1971 36 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1971-04-06 1971-09-26
1972 37 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1972-04-15 1972-10-03
1973 38 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1973-04-07 1973-09-30
1974 39 Detroit Tigers American League MLB 1 1974-04-05 1974-10-02

Sabr ID: a141b60c

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