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1908 Detroit Tigers

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1907 / 1909

90-63, Finished 1st in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Hughie Jennings (90-63)
Scored 647 runs, Allowed 547 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 88-65

Ballparks: Bennett Park · Attendance: 436,199 (5th of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 104, Pitching - 100 · one-year: Batting - 101, Pitching - 99

Postseason:  Lost World Series (4-1) to Chicago Cubs


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1907 / 1909 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Game Results

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Team Batting

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Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
1 C Boss Schmidt# 27 122 454 419 45 111 14 3 1 38 5 16 21 .265 .297 .320 .617 97 134 3 16
2 1B Claude Rossman* 27 138 571 524 45 154 33 13 2 71 8 27 50 .294 .330 .418 .748 138 219 1 19
3 2B Red Downs 24 84 303 289 28 64 10 3 1 35 2 5 43 .221 .237 .287 .524 67 83 1 8
4 SS Germany Schaefer 32 153 665 584 96 151 20 10 3 52 40 37 75 .259 .304 .342 .646 106 200 1 43
5 3B Bill Coughlin 29 119 450 405 32 87 5 1 0 23 10 23 47 .215 .269 .232 .501 60 94 7 15
6 OF Sam Crawford* 28 152 654 591 102 184 33 16 7 80 15 37 28 .311 .355 .457 .812 159 270 3 23
7 OF Ty Cobb* 21 150 635 581 88 188 36 20 4 108 39 34 42 .324 .367 .475 .842 169 276 6 14
8 OF Matty McIntyre* 28 151 672 569 105 168 24 13 0 28 20 83 63 .295 .392 .383 .775 148 218 7 13
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
9 SS Charley O'Leary 32 65 231 211 21 53 9 3 0 17 4 9 16 .251 .295 .322 .617 97 68 4 7
10 OF Davy Jones* 28 56 138 121 17 25 2 1 0 10 11 13 9 .207 .284 .240 .523 67 29 0 4
11 C Ira Thomas 27 40 108 101 6 31 1 0 0 8 0 5 10 .307 .346 .317 .663 112 32 1 1
12 MI Red Killefer 23 28 85 75 9 16 1 0 0 11 4 3 10 .213 .253 .227 .480 53 17 1 6
13 SS Donie Bush# 20 20 79 68 13 20 1 1 0 4 2 7 11 .294 .360 .338 .698 123 23 0 4
14 C Fred Payne 27 20 55 45 3 3 0 0 0 2 1 3 2 .067 .176 .067 .243 -22 3 3 4
15 3B Clay Perry 26 7 18 17 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .118 .167 .118 .284 -9 2 1 0
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
16 P George Mullin 27 55 137 125 13 32 2 2 1 8 2 7 27 .256 .306 .328 .634 102 41 2 3
17 P Ed Summers# 23 40 117 113 6 14 2 0 0 5 0 0 37 .124 .124 .142 .265 -15 16 0 4
18 P Bill Donovan# 31 30 93 82 5 13 1 0 0 2 2 10 26 .159 .250 .171 .421 35 14 0 1
19 P Ed Killian* 31 28 73 73 5 10 3 0 0 6 0 0 10 .137 .137 .178 .315 0 13 0 0
20 P Ed Willett 24 30 70 67 4 11 1 0 0 8 0 0 19 .164 .176 .179 .356 14 12 1 2
21 P George Winter 30 7 20 18 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .111 .111 .111 .222 -29 2 0 2
22 P Ed Siever* 33 11 19 18 0 3 0 0 0 2 0 0 3 .167 .167 .167 .333 7 3 0 1
23 P George Suggs 25 6 12 10 1 2 1 0 0 1 0 1 1 .200 .273 .300 .573 83 3 0 1
24 P Herm Malloy 23 3 9 9 0 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 .333 .333 .333 .667 113 3 0 0
Team Totals 27.2 154 5668 5115 644 1347 199 86 19 520 165 320 558 .263 .312 .347 .659 110 1775 42 191
Rank in 8 AL teams 2 1 1 1 2 3 5 6 1 1 1 1 1 1 6
Non-Pitcher Totals 27.2 154 5118 4600 610 1257 189 84 18 487 161 302 429 .273 .323 .363 .686 119 1668 39 177
Pitcher Totals 27.2 154 550 515 34 90 10 2 1 33 4 18 129 .175 .207 .208 .415 33 107 3 14
Rk Pos Name Age G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS OPS+ TB GDP HBP SH SF IBB
* - bats left-handed, # - bats both, else - bats right, ? - unknown; OPS_lg for OPS+ does not include pitchers.

Team Pitching

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Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
1 SP Ed Summers 23 24 12 .667 1.64 40 32 8 23 5 1 301.0 271 112 55 3 55 103 20 1 5 1195 145 2.29 1.083 8.1 0.1 1.6 3.1 1.87
2 SP George Mullin 27 17 13 .567 3.10 39 30 8 26 1 0 290.2 301 142 100 1 71 121 7 0 12 1187 77 2.12 1.280 9.3 0.0 2.2 3.7 1.70
3 SP Bill Donovan 31 18 7 .720 2.08 29 28 1 25 6 0 242.2 210 78 56 2 53 141 6 0 3 967 115 1.78 1.084 7.8 0.1 2.0 5.2 2.66
4 SP Ed Willett 24 15 8 .652 2.28 30 23 7 18 2 1 197.1 186 67 50 2 60 77 14 0 10 786 105 2.58 1.247 8.5 0.1 2.7 3.5 1.28
5 SP Ed Killian* 31 12 9 .571 2.99 27 23 4 15 0 1 180.2 170 78 60 3 53 47 8 0 1 736 80 2.81 1.234 8.5 0.1 2.6 2.3 0.89
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
6 RP George Suggs 25 1 1 .500 1.67 6 1 3 1 0 1 27.0 32 8 5 0 2 8 0 0 0 109 147 1.73 1.259 10.7 0.0 0.7 2.7 4.00
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
7 Ed Siever* 33 2 6 .250 3.50 11 9 2 4 1 0 61.2 74 37 24 0 13 23 0 0 1 258 69 1.99 1.411 10.8 0.0 1.9 3.4 1.77
8 George Winter 30 1 5 .167 1.60 7 6 1 5 0 1 56.1 49 19 10 0 7 25 3 0 0 214 151 1.75 0.994 7.8 0.0 1.1 4.0 3.57
9 Herm Malloy 23 0 2 .000 3.71 3 2 1 2 0 0 17.0 20 11 7 1 4 8 2 0 1 78 67 2.98 1.412 10.6 0.5 2.1 4.2 2.00
Team Totals 27.2 90 63 .588 2.40 154 154 35 119 15 5 1374.1 1313 552 367 12 318 553 60 1 33 5530 100 2.23 1.187 8.6 0.1 2.1 3.6 1.74
Rank in 8 AL teams 1 8 6 1 4 4 7 8 6 6 4 2 7
Rk Pos 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 ERA+ FIP WHIP H9 HR9 BB9 SO9 SO/W
* - throws left-handed, # - throws both, else - throws right, ? - unknown, for minors bold indicates they appeared in majors
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Team Fielding--Totals

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Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Donie Bush 20 20 112 42 63 7 9 .938 5.25 SS
Ty Cobb 21 150 249 212 23 14 5 .944 1.57 OF
Bill Coughlin 29 119 355 120 214 21 12 .941 2.81 3B
Sam Crawford 28 151 464 428 22 14 14 .970 2.98 OF-1B
Bill Donovan 31 29 60 16 39 5 0 .917 1.90 P
Red Downs 24 83 483 181 266 36 25 .925 5.39 2B-3B
Davy Jones 28 32 75 67 5 3 2 .960 2.25 OF
Red Killefer 23 27 114 48 54 12 9 .895 3.78 2B-SS-3B
Ed Killian 31 27 89 15 71 3 0 .966 3.19 P
Herm Malloy 23 3 13 2 10 1 0 .923 4.00 P
Matty McIntyre 28 151 354 329 17 8 4 .977 2.29 OF
George Mullin 27 39 128 21 102 5 2 .961 3.15 P
Charley O'Leary 32 65 337 131 179 27 15 .920 4.77 SS-2B
Fred Payne 27 18 67 54 10 3 1 .955 3.56 1 14 7 33% 45% C-OF
Clay Perry 26 7 20 7 10 3 1 .850 2.43 3B
Claude Rossman 27 138 1560 1429 102 29 70 .981 11.09 1B
Germany Schaefer 32 155 855 319 479 57 58 .933 5.15 SS-2B-3B
Boss Schmidt 27 121 762 541 184 37 12 .951 5.99 5 134 129 49% 45% C
Ed Siever 33 11 23 5 16 2 0 .913 1.91 P
George Suggs 25 6 4 0 4 0 1 1.000 0.67 P
Ed Summers 23 40 117 20 90 7 2 .940 2.75 P
Ira Thomas 27 29 143 124 15 4 3 .972 4.79 1 29 11 28% 45% C
Ed Willett 24 30 99 14 81 4 3 .960 3.17 P
George Winter 30 7 33 6 22 5 1 .848 4.00 P
Team Totals 27.2 154 6516 4131 2078 307 95 .953 4.26 7 177 147 45% 45%
Rank in 8 AL teams 7 7
Name Age G CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Batters

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary
Donie Bush# 20 20 79 2 -0 0 -1 1 2 0.2 3 4 0.5 .510 .501 0.6 0.0 6 Purchased 6
Ty Cobb* 21 150 635 39 2 0 -3 -8 30 3.8 22 52 6.1 .525 .523 6.4 -1.4 56 $4,500 Purchased *O
Bill Coughlin 29 119 450 -16 -1 0 -4 4 -17 -2.2 16 -1 -0.4 .482 .487 0.0 0.0 3 Purchased *5
Sam Crawford* 28 152 654 36 -1 0 -9 -4 22 2.7 22 44 5.1 .517 .516 6.1 -1.6 53 $4,000 Jumped Lgs *O3
Bill Donovan# 31 30 93 -6 -0 0 0 6 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .501 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Jumped Lgs 1
Red Downs 24 84 303 -11 -0 0 -6 0 -16 -2.1 11 -6 -0.9 .475 .487 -0.2 -0.7 0 Purchased 4/5
Davy Jones* 28 56 138 -4 1 0 0 -1 -3 -0.4 5 2 0.1 .492 .497 0.1 -0.1 2 Purchased O
Red Killefer 23 28 85 -4 0 0 -4 1 -7 -0.9 3 -4 -0.6 .468 .495 -0.1 -0.4 0 Rule 5 Draft 4/65
Ed Killian* 31 28 73 -7 0 0 0 5 -2 -0.3 0 -2 -0.3 .490 .498 -0.3 0.0 -2 Traded 1
Herm Malloy 23 3 9 0 0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .526 .500 0.1 0.0 1 /1
Matty McIntyre* 28 151 672 30 -2 0 8 -8 28 3.6 22 51 5.9 .524 .522 4.8 0.0 43 Traded *O
George Mullin 27 55 137 -0 -0 0 0 9 9 1.1 0 9 1.1 .520 .507 1.1 0.0 9 1
Charley O'Leary 32 65 231 -1 -0 0 -6 4 -3 -0.4 8 5 0.5 .494 .498 1.2 -0.2 11 6/4
Fred Payne 27 20 55 -6 -0 0 0 1 -5 -0.6 2 -3 -0.4 .470 .496 -0.4 0.1 -3 Rule 5 Draft 2/O
Clay Perry 26 7 18 -2 0 0 -1 0 -3 -0.3 1 -2 -0.3 .453 .498 -0.1 -0.1 -1 /5
Claude Rossman* 27 138 571 19 -1 0 -4 -5 10 1.2 20 30 3.4 .509 .508 3.9 -1.1 34 Purchased *3
Germany Schaefer 32 153 665 2 3 0 -8 6 3 0.4 23 26 2.8 .502 .502 3.7 -0.3 33 Purchased 645
Boss Schmidt# 27 122 454 -1 -0 0 -1 8 5 0.6 16 22 2.4 .505 .504 2.5 0.9 22 Purchased *2
Ed Siever* 33 11 19 -2 0 0 0 1 -0 -0.1 0 -0 -0.1 .494 .500 -0.1 0.0 -0 Purchased 1
George Suggs 25 6 12 -0 0 0 0 1 1 0.1 0 1 0.1 .513 .500 0.1 0.0 1 /1
Ed Summers# 23 40 117 -14 0 0 0 8 -6 -0.8 0 -6 -0.8 .480 .495 -0.8 0.0 -6 1
Ira Thomas 27 40 108 1 0 0 1 2 4 0.5 4 8 0.9 .513 .503 0.8 0.4 7 Purchased 2
Ed Willett 24 30 70 -6 0 0 0 5 -2 -0.2 0 -2 -0.2 .493 .499 -0.2 0.0 -2 Purchased 1
George Winter 30 7 20 -3 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.2 0 -1 -0.2 .477 .499 -0.2 0.0 -1 Waivers /1
Team Total 27.2 1515 5668 48 1 0 -38 37 49 5.8 179 227 25.0 .504 .505 29.1 -4.5 265 $8,500
Name Age G PA Rbat Rbaser Rdp Rfield Rpos RAA WAA Rrep RAR WAR waaWL% 162WL% oWAR dWAR oRAR Salary Acquired Pos Summary

Team Player Value--Pitchers

League Register · WAR Explained (v2.2): 8+ MVP, 5+ A-S, 2+ Starter, 0-2 Sub, < 0 Repl
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired
Bill Donovan 31 242.2 29 28 78 2.89 3.34 -0.23 0.00 101.0 3.61 18 2.5 1.0 -0.2 4.6 38 .585 .515 Jumped Lgs
Ed Killian* 31 180.2 27 23 78 3.89 3.34 -0.26 0.00 101.0 3.63 -6 -0.7 1.0 -0.2 0.9 9 .474 .496 Traded
Herm Malloy 23 17.0 3 2 11 5.82 3.34 -0.28 0.00 101.0 3.66 -4 -0.4 1.0 -0.0 -0.3 -3 .350 .497
George Mullin 27 290.2 39 30 142 4.40 3.34 -0.25 0.00 101.0 3.63 -26 -3.0 1.0 -0.3 -0.5 -3 .422 .481
Ed Siever* 33 61.2 11 9 37 5.40 3.34 -0.27 0.00 101.0 3.64 -12 -1.4 1.0 -0.1 -0.8 -7 .375 .492 Purchased
George Suggs 25 27.0 6 1 8 2.67 3.34 -0.27 0.00 101.0 3.64 3 0.4 1.0 -0.0 0.6 5 .562 .502
Ed Summers 23 301.0 40 32 112 3.35 3.34 -0.25 0.00 101.0 3.63 8 1.0 1.0 -0.3 3.7 32 .526 .506
Ed Willett 24 197.1 30 23 67 3.06 3.34 -0.24 0.00 101.0 3.62 12 1.5 1.0 -0.2 3.3 27 .550 .509 Purchased
George Winter 30 56.1 7 6 19 3.04 3.34 -0.24 0.00 101.0 3.61 3 0.4 1.0 -0.0 0.9 8 .564 .503 Waivers
Team Total 27.2 1374.1 192 154 552 3.61 3.34 -0.25 0.00 101.0 3.62 -4 0.3 1.0 -1.2 12.4 105 .501 .500
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1907 / 1909 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics