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2005 Detroit Tigers

Roster (40-man)

Franchise Encyclopedia: 2004 / 2006

71-91, Finished 4th in AL Central (Schedule and Results)
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Manager: Alan Trammell (71-91)
GM: David Dombrowski, Farm Dir: Dan Lunetta, Scouting Dir: David Chadd
Scored 723 runs, Allowed 787 runs. Pythagorean W-L: 75-87

Ballparks: Comerica Park · Attendance: 2,024,431 (10th of 14)
Park Factors  Over 100 favors batters, under 100 favors pitchers.
  multi-year:
Batting - 97, Pitching - 97 · one-year: Batting - 97, Pitching - 98

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2004 / 2006 Roster (40-man)

Team Roster & Games By Position

Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Jeremy Bonderman 22 R R 6' 0" 210 Oct 28, 1982 3 29 29 3 29 29 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.4 $400,000
Roman Colon 25 R R 6' 5" 245 Aug 13, 1979 2 12 3 0 12 12 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Doug Creek 36 L L 5' 10" 205 Mar 1, 1969 9 20 0 2 20 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Vic Darensbourg 34 L L 5' 10" 165 Nov 13, 1970 8 22 0 0 22 22 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5
Craig Dingman 31 R R 6' 4" 215 Mar 12, 1974 4 34 0 0 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Sean Douglass 26 R R 6' 6" 200 Apr 28, 1979 5 18 16 1 18 18 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4
Kyle Farnsworth 29 R R 6' 4" 230 Apr 14, 1976 7 46 0 6 46 46 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.2 $1,975,000
Franklyn German 25 R R 6' 7" 260 Jan 20, 1980 4 58 0 4 58 58 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.6 $321,000
Tony Giarratano 22 B R 6' 0" 180 Nov 29, 1982 1st 15 12 15 13 0 0 0 0 0 13 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -0.3
Matt Ginter 27 R R 6' 1" 215 Dec 24, 1977 6 14 1 0 14 14 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $333,000
Alexis Gomez 26 L L 6' 2" 180 Aug 8, 1978 3 9 4 9 9 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 3 0 9 0 2 0 -0.4
Andrew Good 25 R R 6' 3" 170 Sep 19, 1979 3 2 0 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.0
Curtis Granderson 24 L R 6' 1" 200 Mar 16, 1981 2 47 42 47 45 0 0 0 0 0 0 20 41 0 61 0 3 0 2.2
Jason Grilli 28 R R 6' 4" 235 Nov 11, 1976 4 3 2 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.3
Carlos Guillen 29 B R 6' 1" 215 Sep 30, 1975 8 87 82 87 75 0 0 0 0 0 75 0 0 0 0 10 5 0 2.5 $4,000,000
Bobby Higginson 34 L R 5' 11" 180 Aug 18, 1970 11 10 6 10 7 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 6 7 1 3 0 -0.4 $8,850,000
Kevin Hooper 28 R R 5' 10" 160 Dec 7, 1976 1st 6 1 6 6 0 0 0 1 0 2 3 0 0 3 0 0 1 -0.0
Omar Infante 23 R R 5' 11" 195 Dec 26, 1981 4 121 108 121 119 0 0 0 69 0 50 0 0 0 0 0 4 3 0.4 $355,000
Brandon Inge 28 R R 5' 11" 190 May 19, 1977 5 160 159 160 160 0 0 0 0 160 0 1 1 0 2 0 0 0 3.4 $1,350,000
Jason Johnson 31 R R 6' 6" 225 Oct 27, 1973 9 33 33 1 33 33 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.9 $4,000,000
Jason Karnuth 29 R R 6' 2" 190 May 15, 1976 2 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.0
Wil Ledezma 24 L L 6' 4" 225 Jan 21, 1981 3 10 10 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -1.2 $335,000
Nook Logan 25 B R 6' 2" 180 Nov 28, 1979 2 129 93 129 123 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 123 0 123 3 3 15 1.8 $320,000
Mike Maroth 27 L L 6' 0" 180 Aug 17, 1977 4 35 34 3 34 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0.4 $405,000
Ramon Martinez 32 R R 6' 1" 170 Oct 10, 1972 8 19 15 19 19 0 0 2 4 1 12 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 -0.6 $1,025,000
John McDonald 30 R R 5' 9" 185 Sep 24, 1974 7 31 21 31 31 0 0 0 8 1 22 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 -0.1
Craig Monroe 28 R R 6' 1" 195 Feb 27, 1977 5 157 154 157 156 0 0 0 0 0 0 69 33 85 187 1 1 1 1.6 $400,000
Magglio Ordonez 31 R R 6' 0" 215 Jan 28, 1974 9 82 80 82 81 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 81 81 1 2 0 1.6 $7,200,000
Carlos Pena 27 L L 6' 2" 225 May 17, 1978 5 79 72 79 51 0 0 51 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 24 5 1 0.1 $2,575,000
Troy Percival 35 R R 6' 3" 200 Aug 9, 1969 11 26 0 3 26 26 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.4 $6,000,000
Placido Polanco 29 R R 5' 9" 190 Oct 10, 1975 8 86 84 86 85 0 0 0 84 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 4.3
Nate Robertson 27 R L 6' 2" 225 Sep 3, 1977 4 32 32 2 31 32 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $355,000
Fernando Rodney 28 R R 5' 11" 220 Mar 18, 1977 3 39 0 2 39 39 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1.1 $318,500
Ivan Rodriguez 33 R R 5' 9" 205 Nov 27, 1971 15 129 124 129 123 0 123 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 5 0 2.8 $8,000,000 All-Star
Chris Shelton 25 R R 6' 0" 220 Jun 26, 1980 2 107 97 107 85 0 0 84 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 15 10 0 2.6
Jason Smith 27 L R 6' 3" 195 Jul 24, 1977 5 27 12 27 24 0 0 1 6 3 15 0 0 0 0 1 5 2 -0.3 $325,000
Chris Spurling 28 R R 6' 6" 240 Jun 28, 1977 2 56 0 6 56 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8
Marcus Thames 28 R R 6' 2" 220 Mar 6, 1977 4 38 28 38 31 0 0 0 0 0 0 21 0 10 31 4 4 1 -0.6
Ugueth Urbina 31 R R 6' 2" 185 Feb 15, 1974 11 25 0 1 25 25 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.8 $4,000,000
Justin Verlander 22 R R 6' 5" 225 Feb 20, 1983 1st 2 2 0 2 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 -0.2
Jamie Walker 33 L L 6' 2" 190 Jul 1, 1971 6 66 0 5 66 66 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.5 $900,000
Rondell White 33 R R 6' 1" 193 Feb 23, 1972 13 97 95 97 65 0 0 0 0 0 0 65 0 0 65 30 2 0 1.7 $3,250,000
Vance Wilson 32 R R 5' 11" 190 Mar 17, 1973 7 61 41 61 60 0 60 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 0.2 $760,000
Mark Woodyard 26 R R 6' 2" 195 Dec 19, 1978 1st 3 0 0 3 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0.2
Dmitri Young 31 B R 6' 2" 295 Oct 11, 1973 10 126 119 126 49 0 0 30 0 0 0 19 0 1 20 71 7 0 1.4 $8,000,000
Name Age B T Ht Wt DoB Yrs G GS Batting Defense P C 1B 2B 3B SS LF CF RF OF DH PH PR WAR Salary
Primary salary Data (about) courtesy Doug Pappas, and the Society for American Baseball Research.
Additional 1915-1969 salaries researched via Baseball Hall of Fame contract archives by Dr. Michael Haupert of UW-LaCrosse.
Salaries for mid-season call-ups or traded players may not be shown.
Salaries converted to alternate years using Consumer Price Index (CPI) data courtesy of the Minneapolis Federal Reserve Board.

2004 / 2006 Roster (40-man)