For all seasons after 1973, the play-by-play data is complete (summary of missing data for pre-1974). For some games from 1954 to 1973, we do not have complete play-by-play.

Summary of 117 Home Runs

7 leading off, 0 walk-off, 11 tying, 46 go ahead

1 Tm
DET 117
vs LHP 65
vs RHP 52
Home 62
Away 55
0 52
1 34
2 31
13 Opps
BAL 20
CLE 16
NYY 11
CHW 11
15 Parks
Tiger Stad 62
ClevelandStd 12
Memor. Stad 7
Metrop. Stad 7
Fenway Pk 6
Where Hit
7 84
9 12
8 7
78 4
89 1
General field locations
when available.
Game Totals
1·HR gms 107
2·HR gms 5
Gms w/ this # = 0
are not shown.
--- 75
1-- 19
12- 9
-2- 5
--3 3
1 10
2 12
3 15
4 10
5 10
+4.. 8
+3 6
+2 4
+1 14
Tied 34
Before event,
for batter
CF 89
1B 11
RF 6
SS 6
PH 2
1st 36
7th 24
2nd 24
6th 20
8th 6
High Lev 29
Medium Lev 46
Low Lev 42

Play By Play

Play By Play
1965 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
11111965-09-03DETWSAMarshall Bridgesahead 9-0b 70---1780.000100%Home Run
22211965-09-05 (1)DETWSAPete Richertbehind 0-2b 80---1180.13728%Home Run
33311965-09-14 (2)DET@BALMilt Pappasbehind 0-1t 32---1180.12546%Home Run
1966 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
44111966-09-02 (2)DET@CLEJohn O'Donoghuebehind 1-5t 20---1780.06420%Home Run
55211966-09-04DET@CLESam McDowelltied 1-1t 20---1680.11662%Home Run
66311966-09-05 (2)DETWSAFrank Kreutzerahead 3-2b 40---1680.10680%Home Run
1967 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
77111967-06-01DETCLEJohn O'Donoghuebehind 0-8b 80---1730.0020%Home Run
88211967-06-17 (2)DETKCADiego Seguibehind 4-5b 151---1780.47457%Home Run
99311967-06-29DETCLELuis Tiantbehind 0-1b 71-2-2880.41379%Home Run; Freehan Scores/unER
1010411967-07-02DETCHWGary Peterstied 0-0b 211--2680.20275%Home Run; Freehan Scores
1111511967-07-16DET@BOSSparky Lylebehind 4-9t 90---1980.0071%Home Run
1212611967-08-06 (2)DET@CLEOrlando Penabehind 2-6t 91---1880.0071%Home Run
1313711967-09-06 (2)DETKCAPaul Lindbladahead 4-2b 80---1480.02998%Home Run
1968 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
1414111968-05-05DETCALGeorge Brunetbehind 1-2b 52-2-2130.34070%Home Run; Tracewski Scores
1515211968-05-15DETBALPete Richertbehind 3-7b 51--32280.10121%Home Run; McAuliffe Scores
1616311968-06-02 (2)DETNYYSteve Barberahead 2-0b 521234580.13198%Home Run; Comer Scores/unER; Northrup Scores/unER; Freehan Scores/unER; Stanley Scores/unER
1717411968-06-05DET@BOSRay Culpbehind 0-3t 62---1280.06614%Home Run
1818511968-06-20DETBOSGary Waslewskiahead 1-0b 5112-3280.18495%Home Run; McLain Scores; McAuliffe Scores/unER
1919611968-06-28DETCHWWilbur Woodbehind 3-4b 701--2280.41681%Home Run; McAuliffe Scores
2020711968-07-11DET@MINDean Chancebehind 0-2t 32-233280.32460%Home Run; Matchick Scores; Wert Scores
2121811968-07-13DET@MINDave Boswelltied 0-0t 101--2280.17771%Home Run; McAuliffe Scores
2222911968-08-09DETBOSJuan Pizarrobehind 0-1b 40---1280.16055%Home Run
23231011968-08-21DETCHWBob Lockerbehind 1-2b 82---1280.36052%Home Run
24241111968-09-09DET@CALDennis Bennettahead 3-0t 31---1280.06290%Home Run
1969 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
2525111969-04-10DETCLEMike Paulahead 9-3b 82---1230.001100%Home Run
2626211969-04-25DETBOSJim Lonborgahead 1-0b 30---1260.09977%Home Run
2727311969-05-07DETKCRJim Rookerahead 3-0b 50---1160.04594%Home Run (Deep CF-RF)
2828411969-05-23DETCALAndy Messersmithbehind 0-3b 421234160.42066%Home Run; Matchick Scores; Freehan Scores; Lolich Scores
2929511969-06-17 (1)DET@NYYAl Downingahead 5-0t 8012-3180.007100%Home Run; Freehan Scores/unER; Hiller Scores
3030611969-06-20DETWSAJoe Colemantied 0-0b 31---1260.12565%Home Run
3131711969-07-05DETBALDave McNallybehind 2-9b 81---1180.0031%Home Run
3232811969-08-09DET@CHWJack Hamiltonahead 5-4t 821-33180.20896%Home Run; Brown Scores; Cash Scores
3333911969-08-17DET@OAKPaul Lindbladahead 8-3t 92---1580.003100%Home Run
34341011969-08-21DET@SEPJim Boutontied 6-6t 80---1180.26576%Home Run
35351111969-08-23DET@CALRudy Maytied 0-0t 10---1180.10961%Lead-OffHome Run
36361211969-08-26 (2)DETOAKLew Kraussetied 0-0b 10---1160.10365%Lead-OffHome Run
37371321969-08-26 (2)DETOAKLew Krausseahead 3-0b 221--2160.10092%Home Run; Wilson Scores
38381411969-09-07DETBALDave McNallybehind 3-4b 71---19PH0.24555%Home Run
39391511969-09-25DETWSADick Bosmanbehind 1-7b 90---1180.0041%Home Run
40401611969-09-28DET@BOSRon Klineahead 9-2t 70---1180.004100%Home Run
1970 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
4141111970-04-25DET@MINJim Kaatbehind 0-2t 60---1130.12233%Home Run
4242211970-06-19DET@CLESam McDowelltied 0-0t 10---1180.10160%Lead-OffHome Run
4343311970-06-21 (2)DET@CLEPhil Hennigantied 8-8t 121---1180.38483%Home Run
4444411970-06-30DETNYYFritz Petersonahead 1-0b 32---1180.10875%Home Run (LF-CF)
4545511970-07-04DET@BALPete Richerttied 5-5t 92---1180.41882%Home Run
4646611970-07-12 (1)DETBALDave McNallytied 0-0b 10---1180.10465%Lead-OffHome Run
4747711970-07-16DET@CHWGerry Janeskibehind 0-1t 30---1280.11950%Home Run
4848811970-07-29DETKCRJim Rookerbehind 0-1b 10---1180.10755%Lead-OffHome Run
4949921970-07-29DETKCRWally Bunkerahead 9-3b 80---1180.001100%Home Run
50501011970-08-05DETWSAJoe Colemanahead 2-1b 80---1180.07194%Home Run
51511111970-08-08DET@BOSVicente Romobehind 1-4t 521--2280.17130%Home Run; McAuliffe Scores
52521211970-08-28DETOAKBlue Moon Odombehind 1-6b 80---1280.0204%Home Run
53531311970-09-25 (2)DET@NYYStan Bahnsenbehind 1-3t 801--2280.31550%Home Run; McAuliffe Scores
1971 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
5454111971-05-16DET@WSACasey Coxahead 1-0t 21---1780.11071%Home Run
5555221971-05-16DET@WSADenny Riddlebergertied 4-4t 80---1780.27778%Home Run
5656311971-08-27DETCHWSteve Kealeyahead 3-2b 81---1680.07794%Home Run
5757411971-09-04DET@NYYAl Clostertied 1-1t 4012-3780.23085%Home Run; Price Scores; Brown Scores
5858511971-09-13 (1)DET@BALDave McNallybehind 0-9t 90---1180.0000%Home Run
5959611971-09-14DET@BALGrant Jacksonahead 5-1t 82---1780.01799%Home Run (LF-CF)
6060711971-09-17 (1)DETBALDave McNallybehind 2-3b 4112-3680.31879%Home Run; Freehan Scores; Cash Scores
1972 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
6161111972-04-29DETCHWWilbur Woodahead 2-0b 21---1780.08184%Home Run
6262211972-05-03DETKCRPaul Splittorfftied 1-1b 51---1780.17871%Home Run
6363311972-05-31DET@CLEMilt Wilcoxtied 2-2t 821--2780.42488%Home Run; Haller Scores
6464411972-06-04DETMINBert Blyleventied 0-0b 711--2680.31890%Home Run; Northrup Scores
6565511972-06-12DET@MINBert Blyleventied 1-1t 40---1280.14564%Home Run
6666611972-06-16DET@CALRickey Clarktied 0-0t 30---1780.14264%Home Run
6767711972-07-09 (1)DET@CHWWilbur Woodbehind 0-1t 21-2-2780.20260%Home Run; Brown Scores
6868811972-07-09 (2)DET@CHWTom Bradleybehind 0-1t 32-2-2280.24860%Home Run; McAuliffe Scores
6969911972-07-11DETTEXPaul Lindbladtied 5-5b 60---1780.19576%Home Run
70701011972-08-06 (2)DET@CLEMike Kilkennybehind 0-1t 211--2780.22060%Home Run; Horton Scores
71711121972-08-06 (2)DET@CLEDenny Riddlebergertied 5-5t 82---1780.31975%Home Run
72721211972-08-11DETCLESteve Dunningbehind 0-5b 90---1780.0071%Home Run
73731311972-08-15DETMINRay Corbinbehind 0-4b 601-33780.18036%Home Run; Freehan Scores; Northrup Scores
74741411972-09-02DET@OAKDave Hamiltonahead 2-1t 112---1680.08794%Home Run
1973 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
7575111973-04-07DET@CLEGaylord Perrybehind 0-2t 80---1780.11825%Home Run
7676211973-04-19DET@BOSJohn Curtistied 2-2t 321-33780.27377%Home Run; Howard Scores; Rodriguez Scores
7777311973-04-24DET@TEXBill Gogolewskibehind 0-2t 81---1880.09819%Home Run
7878411973-05-18DETBOSMarty Pattintied 3-3b 61---1780.17972%Home Run
7979511973-05-23DETNYYFritz Petersonbehind 3-5b 61---1680.13235%Home Run
8080611973-06-01DET@MINJim Kaattied 0-0t 101--2280.15469%Home Run; Taylor Scores
8181711973-06-12DETCHWWilbur Woodbehind 0-1b 10---1180.10255%Lead-OffHome Run
8282811973-06-30DETBALMike Cuellarahead 2-0b 22---1180.08180%Home Run
8383911973-07-01 (2)DETBALDave McNallytied 0-0b 61---1180.17972%Home Run (LF-CF)
84841011973-07-02DET@CLEDick Tidrowtied 0-0t 31-2-2180.18070%Home Run; Brinkman Scores
85851111973-07-18DETKCRSteve Busbytied 0-0b 30---1280.11567%Home Run
86861211973-08-04DETNYYLindy McDanieltied 1-1b 51---1180.15169%Home Run
87871311973-08-05DETNYYPat Dobsonahead 1-0b 31--32280.11583%Home Run; Northrup Scores
88881411973-08-17DET@CALNolan Ryanbehind 1-9t 80---1280.0020%Home Run
89891511973-08-19DET@CALClyde Wrighttied 0-0t 30---1180.12563%Home Run
90901611973-09-11DET@MILJim Slatontied 2-2t 1021--2880.48992%Home Run; Cash Scores
91911711973-09-18DETBALJesse Jeffersonbehind 1-6b 82---1280.0112%Home Run
1974 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
9292111974-04-07 (2)DET@BALMike Cuellartied 0-0t 20---1680.11461%Home Run
9393211974-04-11DETNYYMel Stottlemyreahead 1-0b 721--2780.16394%Home Run; Kaline Scores
9494311974-06-11DETTEXDon Stanhouseahead 5-4b 8112-3180.09699%Home Run; Rodriguez Scores; Brinkman Scores
9595411974-06-26DET@BALRoss Grimsleytied 0-0t 311--2180.21171%Home Run; Brinkman Scores
9696511974-07-06DETCHWTerry Forsterbehind 5-9b 6012-3180.20838%Home Run (Deep LF); Moses Scores; Brinkman Scores
9797611974-07-19DETMINVic Alburybehind 0-3b 10---1180.08834%Lead-OffHome Run (LF-CF)
9898711974-07-28DET@CLEFred Beenebehind 1-3t 9112-3180.68183%Home Run; Brown Scores; Knox Scores
9999811974-07-29DET@CLEFritz Petersonahead 3-0t 11---1580.06884%Home Run
1975 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
100100111975-06-06DET@OAKDick Bosmanahead 3-0t 401--2850.08593%Home Run; Freehan Scores
101101211975-06-20DETNYYDave Paganahead 7-3b 7212-3630.025100%Home Run; Meyer Scores; Horton Scores
102102311975-07-03DETBALWayne Garlandahead 6-5b 7212-3630.18197%Home Run; Meyer Scores; Horton Scores
1976 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
103103111976-07-19DET@MINEddie Banebehind 2-3t 621--2770.34763%Home Run; Rodriguez Scores
104104211976-07-30DETBALRoss Grimsleybehind 0-3b 201--2630.16243%Home Run; Johnson Scores
105105321976-07-30DETBALRoss Grimsleybehind 2-7b 72---1630.0183%Home Run
106106411976-08-28DET@OAKVida Bluebehind 1-5t 91---1230.0071%Home Run
1977 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
107107111977-04-21DET@BOSReggie Clevelandahead 3-0t 701--2180.06596%Home Run; Rodriguez Scores
108108211977-04-24 (2)DETBALMike Flanaganbehind 0-1b 511--2670.26168%Home Run; Thompson Scores
109109311977-04-29DET@MINTom Johnsonbehind 4-5t 80---18PH0.24850%Home Run
110110411977-05-29DETSEARick Jonestied 1-1b 42---1690.13265%Home Run (Deep LF)
111111511977-05-31DETOAKBob Laceyahead 3-2b 81---1530.08193%Home Run (Deep LF)
112112611977-06-21DETNYYRon Guidrytied 1-1b 41--32690.14977%Home Run; Kemp Scores
113113711977-07-05 (2)DET@BALRoss Grimsleytied 0-0t 221--2790.20568%Home Run; Wockenfuss Scores
114114811977-09-06DETBALMike Flanaganbehind 1-7b 70---1690.0194%Home Run
1978 #car #yr #gm Date @Bat   Pitcher Score Inn Out RoB RBI BOP Pos WPA bWE Notes Play Description
115115111978-06-14DET@KCRPaul Splittorffbehind 0-4t 50---1690.05915%Home Run
116116211978-06-20DET@TORJerry Garvinbehind 1-2t 42---1690.13245%Home Run
117117311978-08-23 (1)DETTORTom Underwoodbehind 1-3b 70---1630.14535%Home Run

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