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1937 Detroit Tigers

Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics

Franchise Encyclopedia: 1936 / 1938

89-65, Finished 2nd in American League (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Mickey Cochrane (42-33), Del Baker (41-23) and Cy Perkins (6-9)
Scored 935 runs, Allowed 841 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 84-70

Ballparks: Navin Field · Attendance: 1,072,276 (1st of 8)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 102, Pitching - 101 · one-year: Batting - 110, Pitching - 108


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1936 / 1938 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 Rudy York 23 104 417 375 72 115 18 3 35 103 3 2 41 52 .307 .375 .651 1.026 151 244 0 1
2 1B Hank Greenberg 26 154 701 594 137 200 49 14 40 183 8 3 102 101 .337 .436 .668 1.105 172 397 3 2
3 2B Charlie Gehringer* 34 144 662 564 133 209 40 1 14 96 11 4 90 25 .371 .458 .520 .978 144 293 1 5
4 SS Billy Rogell# 32 146 632 536 85 148 30 7 8 64 5 5 83 48 .276 .376 .403 .779 95 216 3 10
5 3B Marv Owen 31 107 441 396 48 114 22 5 1 45 3 4 41 24 .288 .358 .376 .734 84 149 2 2
6 OF Jo-Jo White* 28 94 358 305 50 75 5 7 0 21 12 7 50 40 .246 .354 .308 .662 67 94 1 2
7 OF Gee Walker 29 151 683 635 105 213 42 4 18 113 23 7 41 74 .335 .380 .499 .880 118 317 5 2
8 OF Pete Fox 28 148 679 628 116 208 39 8 12 82 12 8 41 43 .331 .372 .476 .848 110 299 0 10
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 OF Chet Laabs 25 72 267 242 31 58 13 5 8 37 6 2 24 66 .240 .308 .434 .742 83 105 0 1
10 OF Goose Goslin* 36 79 219 181 30 43 11 1 4 35 0 1 35 18 .238 .367 .376 .743 86 68 2 1
11 C Birdie Tebbetts 24 50 175 162 15 31 4 3 2 16 0 0 10 13 .191 .238 .290 .528 31 47 0 3
12 C Mickey Cochrane* 34 27 124 98 27 30 10 1 2 12 0 1 25 4 .306 .452 .490 .941 135 48 1 2
13 C Ray Hayworth 33 30 96 78 9 21 2 0 1 8 0 0 14 15 .269 .394 .333 .727 84 26 2 2
14 IF Gil English 27 18 72 65 6 17 1 0 1 6 1 1 6 4 .262 .333 .323 .656 65 21 1 0
15 C Cliff Bolton* 30 27 65 57 6 15 2 0 1 7 0 0 8 6 .263 .354 .351 .705 77 20 0 0
16 IF Flea Clifton 28 15 52 43 4 5 1 0 0 2 3 0 7 10 .116 .240 .140 .380 -3 6 0 2
17 SS Charlie Gelbert 31 20 51 47 4 4 2 0 0 1 0 0 4 11 .085 .157 .128 .285 -28 6 0 0
18 OF Babe Herman* 34 17 22 20 2 6 3 0 0 3 2 0 1 6 .300 .364 .450 .814 102 9 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
19 P Elden Auker 26 43 105 91 14 18 4 2 3 16 0 0 8 36 .198 .263 .385 .647 60 35 0 6
20 P Tommy Bridges 30 34 104 96 9 23 2 1 0 8 0 0 5 26 .240 .277 .281 .558 40 27 0 3
21 P Roxie Lawson 31 37 92 81 11 21 3 0 0 6 0 0 6 14 .259 .310 .296 .607 52 24 0 5
22 P Jake Wade* 25 33 63 59 4 11 1 0 0 1 0 0 3 31 .186 .226 .203 .429 8 12 0 1
23 P Boots Poffenberger 21 29 53 51 5 11 3 0 0 3 0 0 0 8 .216 .216 .275 .490 22 14 0 2
24 P George Gill 28 31 52 50 6 7 1 0 0 2 0 0 1 12 .140 .157 .160 .317 -21 8 0 1
25 P Slick Coffman 26 28 38 29 3 5 1 0 0 2 0 0 5 13 .172 .294 .207 .501 27 6 0 4
26 P Schoolboy Rowe 27 10 12 10 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 .200 .273 .200 .473 20 2 0 1
27 P Pat McLaughlin 26 11 11 10 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .100 .182 .100 .282 -28 1 0 0
28 P Jack Russell 31 25 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 2 .000 .222 .000 .222 -40 0 0 1
29 P Clyde Hatter 28 3 4 3 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 2 .000 .250 .000 .250 -32 0 0 0
30 P Vic Sorrell 36 7 4 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 .000 .000 .000 .000 -100 0 0 1
31 P Bob Logan 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Team Totals 29.0 155 6264 5516 935 1611 309 62 150 873 89 45 656 712 .292 .370 .452 .822 104 2494 22 70
Rank in 8 AL teams 2 2 1 2 6 2 2 5 2 8 1 1 2 2 2 4
Non-Pitcher Totals 29.2 155 5716 5026 880 1512 294 59 147 834 89 45 623 560 .301 .380 .471 .851 111 2365 22 45
Pitcher Totals 27.4 155 548 490 55 99 15 3 3 39 0 0 33 152 .202 .252 .263 .516 29 129 0 25
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 Elden Auker 26 17 9 .654 3.88 39 32 6 19 1 1 252.2 250 127 109 13 97 73 6 0 2 1081 120 4.35 1.373 8.9 0.5 3.5 2.6 0.75
2 SP Tommy Bridges 30 15 12 .556 4.07 34 31 2 18 3 0 245.1 267 129 111 15 91 138 3 1 4 1076 115 3.86 1.459 9.8 0.6 3.3 5.1 1.52
3 SP Roxie Lawson 31 18 7 .720 5.26 37 29 5 15 0 1 217.1 236 141 127 17 115 68 1 1 6 995 89 5.03 1.615 9.8 0.7 4.8 2.8 0.59
4 SP Jake Wade* 25 7 10 .412 5.39 33 25 4 7 1 0 165.1 160 106 99 14 107 69 3 0 5 744 87 5.30 1.615 8.7 0.8 5.8 3.8 0.64
5 SP Boots Poffenberger 21 10 5 .667 4.65 29 16 10 5 0 3 137.1 147 83 71 8 79 35 4 0 2 625 101 5.10 1.646 9.6 0.5 5.2 2.3 0.44
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 Gill 28 11 4 .733 4.51 31 10 18 4 1 1 127.2 146 74 64 11 42 40 1 0 2 564 104 4.54 1.473 10.3 0.8 3.0 2.8 0.95
7 RP Slick Coffman 26 7 5 .583 4.37 28 5 15 1 0 0 101.0 121 61 49 8 39 22 3 2 1 457 107 4.88 1.584 10.8 0.7 3.5 2.0 0.56
8 RP Jack Russell 31 2 5 .286 7.59 25 0 16 0 0 4 40.1 63 35 34 4 20 10 1 0 0 196 62 5.40 2.058 14.1 0.9 4.5 2.2 0.50
9 RP Pat McLaughlin 26 0 2 .000 6.34 10 3 6 0 0 0 32.2 39 23 23 3 16 8 0 0 0 150 74 5.21 1.684 10.7 0.8 4.4 2.2 0.50
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
10 Schoolboy Rowe 27 1 4 .200 8.62 10 2 2 1 0 0 31.1 49 32 30 6 9 6 1 0 1 152 55 6.10 1.851 14.1 1.7 2.6 1.7 0.67
11 Vic Sorrell 36 0 2 .000 9.00 7 2 1 0 0 1 17.0 25 18 17 3 8 11 0 0 1 83 53 5.45 1.941 13.2 1.6 4.2 5.8 1.38
12 Clyde Hatter* 28 1 0 1.000 11.57 3 0 0 0 0 0 9.1 17 12 12 0 11 4 1 0 0 54 42 6.04 3.000 16.4 0.0 10.6 3.9 0.36
13 Bob Logan* 27 0 0 0.00 1 0 0 0 0 0 0.2 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 4 4.54 3.000 13.5 0.0 13.5 13.5 1.00
Team Totals 27.4 89 65 .578 4.87 155 155 85 70 6 11 1378.0 1521 841 746 102 635 485 24 4 24 6181 96 4.73 1.565 9.9 0.7 4.1 3.2 0.76
Rank in 8 AL teams 2 7 7 5 3 6 3 6 5 7 5 6 6
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 GS CG Ch PO A E DP Fld% RF/G PB WP SB CS CS% lgCS% PO Pos Summary
Elden Auker 26 39 32 19 90 15 72 3 4 .967 2.23 P
Cliff Bolton 30 13 13 11 57 47 9 1 2 .982 4.31 1 11 3 21% 38% C
Tommy Bridges 30 34 31 18 61 14 46 1 2 .984 1.76 P
Flea Clifton 28 14 12 10 54 21 29 4 4 .926 3.57 3B-SS-2B
Mickey Cochrane 34 27 27 25 121 108 13 0 1 1.000 4.48 0 7 3 30% 38% C
Slick Coffman 26 28 5 1 21 4 16 1 1 .952 0.71 P
Gil English 27 17 16 15 62 26 34 2 5 .968 3.33 2B-3B
Pete Fox 28 143 141 140 335 321 6 8 0 .976 2.29 OF
Charlie Gehringer 34 142 142 141 828 331 485 12 102 .986 5.75 2B
Charlie Gelbert 31 16 8 7 61 22 35 4 7 .934 3.56 SS
George Gill 28 31 10 4 37 3 32 2 3 .946 1.13 P
Goose Goslin 36 42 41 32 101 93 3 5 1 .950 2.34 OF-1B
Hank Greenberg 26 154 154 153 1592 1477 102 13 133 .992 10.25 1B
Clyde Hatter 28 3 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 1.000 0.33 P
Ray Hayworth 33 28 21 17 133 118 14 1 2 .992 4.71 2 8 6 43% 38% C
Babe Herman 34 2 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 1.000 1.50 OF
Chet Laabs 25 62 60 57 139 133 2 4 0 .971 2.18 OF
Roxie Lawson 31 37 29 15 51 16 33 2 2 .961 1.32 P
Bob Logan 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.00 P
Pat McLaughlin 26 10 3 0 4 1 3 0 0 1.000 0.40 P
Marv Owen 31 106 102 102 337 108 219 10 17 .970 3.08 3B
Boots Poffenberger 21 29 16 5 41 8 32 1 3 .976 1.38 P
Billy Rogell 32 146 145 135 800 323 451 26 103 .968 5.30 SS
Schoolboy Rowe 27 10 2 1 12 6 6 0 0 1.000 1.20 P
Jack Russell 31 25 0 0 14 1 13 0 0 1.000 0.56 P
Vic Sorrell 36 7 2 0 5 1 3 1 0 .800 0.57 P
Birdie Tebbetts 24 48 40 37 187 155 25 7 1 .963 3.75 4 19 11 37% 37% C
Jake Wade 25 33 25 7 39 6 33 0 1 1.000 1.18 P
Gee Walker 29 151 151 143 340 316 9 15 2 .956 2.15 OF
Jo-Jo White 28 82 71 71 226 216 4 6 0 .973 2.68 OF
Rudy York 23 97 94 87 359 246 95 18 11 .950 3.52 12 29 11 28% 37% C-3B-1B
Team Totals 28.8 155 1395 1253 6111 4139 1825 147 149 .976 3.78 19 74 34 31% 37%
Rank in 8 AL teams 1 1
Name Age G GS 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
Elden Auker 26 43 105 -8 0 0 0 12 4 0.3 0 4 0.3 .507 .502 0.3 0.0 4 $7,500 1
Cliff Bolton* 30 27 65 -2 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 2 1 0.1 .495 .499 0.1 0.0 1 Purchased 2
Tommy Bridges 30 34 104 -10 0 0 0 11 2 0.1 0 2 0.1 .504 .501 0.1 0.0 2 $16,500 Free Agency 1
Flea Clifton 28 15 52 -7 1 0 -1 0 -7 -0.7 2 -5 -0.5 .454 .496 -0.4 -0.1 -4 /564
Mickey Cochrane* 34 27 124 7 -0 0 1 1 9 0.8 4 13 1.2 .530 .505 1.1 0.2 12 $36,000 Traded 2
Slick Coffman 26 28 38 -4 0 0 0 4 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .501 .500 0.0 0.0 0 $1,800 1
Gil English 27 18 72 -3 -0 0 0 1 -3 -0.3 3 -0 -0.0 .485 .498 -0.0 0.1 -0 4/5
Pete Fox 28 148 679 10 -1 0 4 -6 8 0.7 24 31 2.9 .505 .504 2.6 -0.2 27 $7,500 *O987
Charlie Gehringer* 34 144 662 46 1 0 6 5 58 5.2 23 81 7.4 .536 .532 6.8 1.0 75 $17,500 Free Agency *4
Charlie Gelbert 31 20 51 -10 0 0 0 1 -9 -0.9 2 -7 -0.7 .458 .495 -0.7 0.1 -7 Waivers 6
George Gill 28 31 52 -10 0 0 0 6 -4 -0.4 0 -4 -0.4 .488 .498 -0.4 0.0 -4 $3,600 1
Goose Goslin* 36 79 219 -3 -0 0 0 -2 -5 -0.5 8 3 0.3 .494 .497 0.3 -0.2 3 $12,000 Traded 7O/39
Hank Greenberg 26 154 701 64 1 0 2 -7 60 5.4 24 84 7.7 .535 .533 7.5 -0.5 82 $25,000 Free Agency *3
Clyde Hatter 28 3 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .493 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 Conditional Deal /1
Ray Hayworth 33 30 96 -1 0 0 0 1 -0 -0.0 3 3 0.3 .499 .500 0.3 0.1 3 Purchased 2
Babe Herman* 34 17 22 -0 0 0 0 -0 0 0.0 1 1 0.1 .501 .500 0.1 -0.0 1 Purchased /7O
Chet Laabs 25 72 267 -10 1 0 -3 -2 -14 -1.3 10 -4 -0.4 .482 .492 -0.1 -0.4 -1 $3,300 O87
Roxie Lawson 31 37 92 -6 0 0 0 10 4 0.3 0 4 0.3 .509 .502 0.3 0.0 4 $4,500 1
Bob Logan 27 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0 0 0 0.0 .500 .500 0.0 0.0 0 Traded /1
Pat McLaughlin 26 11 11 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .493 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Marv Owen 31 107 441 -8 -1 0 4 2 -3 -0.3 16 12 1.2 .497 .498 0.8 0.5 8 $9,000 *5
Boots Poffenberger 21 29 53 -7 0 0 0 6 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 1
Billy Rogell# 32 146 632 -2 -1 0 0 10 7 0.6 23 30 2.8 .505 .504 2.8 0.9 30 $11,000 *6
Schoolboy Rowe 27 10 12 -1 0 0 0 1 -0 -0.0 0 -0 -0.0 .499 .500 -0.0 0.0 -0 1
Jack Russell 31 25 10 -2 0 0 0 1 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .498 .500 -0.1 0.0 -1 $8,000 Free Agency 1
Vic Sorrell 36 7 4 -1 0 0 0 0 -1 -0.1 0 -1 -0.1 .488 .499 -0.1 0.0 -1 Traded /1
Birdie Tebbetts 24 50 175 -18 0 0 -2 1 -18 -1.7 6 -12 -1.1 .465 .489 -1.0 -0.1 -10 Amateur Free Agent 2
Jake Wade* 25 33 63 -10 0 0 0 7 -3 -0.2 0 -3 -0.2 .492 .498 -0.2 0.0 -3 $4,800 1
Gee Walker 29 151 683 16 2 0 1 -7 12 1.1 24 36 3.4 .507 .507 3.3 -0.5 35 $10,000 *O798
Jo-Jo White* 28 94 358 -14 -0 0 -2 -1 -18 -1.7 13 -5 -0.5 .482 .490 -0.3 -0.3 -3 O8/7
Rudy York 23 104 417 26 0 0 -5 2 23 2.1 15 38 3.5 .520 .513 4.0 -0.2 43 25/3
Team Total 29.0 1695 6264 28 3 0 5 60 97 8.3 202 298 27.4 .505 .506 27.1 0.6 293 $178,000
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
Elden Auker 26 252.2 39 32 127 4.52 5.23 0.03 0.00 101.0 5.25 20 1.9 1.0 -0.2 4.2 50 .549 .512 $7,500
Tommy Bridges 30 245.1 34 31 129 4.73 5.21 0.03 0.00 100.5 5.20 13 1.2 1.0 -0.2 3.4 42 .535 .507 $16,500 Free Agency
Slick Coffman 26 101.0 28 5 61 5.44 5.11 0.03 0.00 102.3 5.19 -3 -0.3 1.0 -0.1 0.7 9 .491 .498 $1,800
George Gill 28 127.2 31 10 74 5.22 5.24 0.03 0.00 102.0 5.31 1 0.1 1.0 -0.1 1.3 16 .504 .501 $3,600
Clyde Hatter* 28 9.1 3 0 12 11.57 5.27 0.04 0.00 99.8 5.22 -7 -0.5 1.0 -0.0 -0.4 -5 .329 .497 Conditional Deal
Roxie Lawson 31 217.1 37 29 141 5.84 5.12 0.03 0.00 101.1 5.14 -17 -1.5 1.0 -0.1 0.5 9 .459 .491 $4,500
Bob Logan* 27 0.2 1 0 0 0.00 5.52 0.03 0.00 94.0 5.17 0 0.0 1.0 -0.0 0.0 0 .536 .500 Traded
Pat McLaughlin 26 32.2 10 3 23 6.34 5.15 0.03 0.00 102.1 5.23 -4 -0.4 1.0 -0.0 -0.1 -0 .464 .498
Boots Poffenberger 21 137.1 29 16 83 5.44 5.25 0.03 0.00 101.1 5.27 -3 -0.2 1.0 -0.1 1.0 13 .492 .499
Schoolboy Rowe 27 31.1 10 2 32 9.19 5.66 0.04 0.00 98.4 5.53 -13 -1.1 1.0 -0.0 -0.8 -9 .393 .493
Jack Russell 31 40.1 25 0 35 7.81 5.38 0.04 0.00 100.1 5.35 -11 -1.0 1.0 -0.0 -0.6 -6 .460 .494 $8,000 Free Agency
Vic Sorrell 36 17.0 7 2 18 9.53 5.20 0.03 0.00 104.0 5.38 -8 -0.7 1.0 -0.0 -0.5 -6 .405 .496 Traded
Jake Wade* 25 165.1 33 25 106 5.77 5.53 0.03 0.00 98.3 5.41 -7 -0.6 1.0 -0.1 0.9 13 .481 .496 $4,800
Team Total 27.4 1378.0 287 155 841 5.49 5.25 0.03 0.00 100.8 5.26 -37 -3.0 1.0 -0.9 9.8 125 .490 .500 $46,700
Name Age IP G GS R RA9 RA9opp RA9def RA9role PPFp RA9avg RAA WAA gmLI WAAadj WAR RAR waaWL% 162WL% Salary Acquired

1936 / 1938 Batting, Pitching, & Fielding Statistics