1938 Detroit Tigers Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 84-70
Finished 4th in the AL
Attendance: 891,850, Avg. 13,311
Ballpark: Briggs Stadium
Manager: Mickey Cochrane (47-51)
Manager: Del Baker (37-19)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1938 Detroit Tigers Roster
1938 Detroit Tigers Results

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the 1938 season with a record of 84 wins and 70 losses, finishing fourth in the AL.

The Tigers scored 862 runs and yielded 795 runs. Hank Greenberg crushed 58 homers for Detroit, while Rudy York and Charlie Gehringer walloped 20 or more, too. Hank Greenberg accounted for 146 RBI and topped hitters with significant playing time by hitting .315. Tommy Bridges led the squad with 13 wins, and Harry Eisenstat registered a 3.73 earned run average, best among regularly-used pitchers.

Mickey Cochrane and Del Baker coached the team.

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Pitching:

Player W L W% ERA G GS GF CG SHO SV IP H R ER HR BB IBB SO HBP BK WP BF
Tommy Bridges139.5914.59252041301151.0171837714580101212665
George Gill129.5714.12242311310164.019582751550030200719
Vern Kennedy129.5715.06332661102190.321512310713113053127877
Elden Auker1110.5245.27272431210160.718497941456046501717
Harry Eisenstat96.6003.7332917504125.31316052729037102527
Roxie Lawson89.4715.4627168501127.015485771382039002610
Boots Poffenberger67.4624.8225156811125.01477467866028202569
Al Benton53.6253.301910360095.39340351039033103409
Slick Coffman44.5006.023961510295.71207064648031001444
Jake Wade32.6006.562721100070.0735651948023001325
Bob Harris101.0007.2031210010.01498040700148
Woody Davis001.502010006.0311040100023
Joe Rogalski002.572020007.01242000200030
Schoolboy Rowe02.0003.0043100021.0201171110400093
Totals8470.5454.7928915580753111348.315327957171106080435143226056

Batting:

Player GP PA AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO BA OBP SLG OPS TB DP HBP SH SF IBB
Pete Fox1556756349118635107961673139.293.328.413.74226202800
Hank Greenberg155681556144175234581467511992.315.438.6831.12238003300
Charlie Gehringer1526885681331743252010714111321.306.425.486.91127604300
Dixie Walker12752645484140276643546532.308.396.434.83019701600
Rudy York1355574638513827233127129274.298.417.579.99526802000
Billy Rogell13659750176130228355928637.259.373.353.72717705500
Chet Morgan74333306508761027562012.284.330.310.6419501600
Mark Christman95347318357964144522721.248.307.302.6099600200
Don Ross77297265226971130102911.260.333.306.6398100300
Jo-Jo White78240206405461015343015.262.359.301.6606201300
Chet Laabs64229211265073737321552.237.288.398.6868400300
Birdie Tebbetts53158143164262125121213.294.348.385.7335500300
Vern Kennedy3787791023300800111.291.300.329.6292600700
Roy Cullenbine2579671219130920129.284.392.388.7802600000
Tony Piet41978091760014241511.213.351.288.6382302000
Boots Poffenberger2547440800020029.182.217.182.399800100
Tommy Bridges25645457110300617.130.217.185.4021000400
George Gill24625746110100015.105.105.158.263900500
Harry Eisenstat32453645000100416.139.225.139.364500500
Elden Auker27655765000210424.088.161.088.249501300
Ray Hayworth822191400051034.211.318.211.529400000
Slick Coffman3928242410050037.167.259.208.468500100
Al Benton19353314000100013.121.121.121.242400200
Benny McCoy716152310000012.200.250.267.517400000
Roxie Lawson2747451200010019.044.065.044.110200100
Bob Harris3431100000012.333.500.333.833100000
Schoolboy Rowe4761110000001.167.167.333.500200100
Jake Wade2722210100000018.048.091.048.139100000
Joe Rogalski2220000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Woody Davis2110000000001.000.000.000.000000000
George Archie3221000000001.000.000.000.000000000
Totals1678606052708621434219521378047641693579.272.359.411.77021680227500


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Rudy York1B100.040011.0004.0000000
Hank Greenberg1B15500.0148412014146.9911.3480000
Tony Piet2B100.00000.0000000
Benny McCoy2B600.0101614.9634.3330000
Charlie Gehringer2B15200.039345521115.9765.5790000
Don Ross3B7500.0901571415.9463.2930000
Tony Piet3B1800.0124553.9193.1670000
Benny McCoy3B100.00020.000.0000000
Mark Christman3B6900.086140414.9833.2750000
Rudy YorkC11600.040670510.9904.10310000
Birdie TebbettsC5300.01082024.9852.4155000
Ray HayworthC700.032110.9714.7140000
Rudy YorkOF1400.021150.8151.5710000
Jo-Jo WhiteOF5500.0141450.9672.6360000
Dixie WalkerOF11400.0224851.9792.0350000
Chet MorganOF7400.0192642.9802.6760000
Chet LaabsOF5300.0128441.9712.4910000
Pete FoxOF15500.03011322.9942.0260000
Roy CullenbineOF1700.0341001.0002.0590000
Jake WadeP2700.021411.941.5930000
Schoolboy RoweP400.00810.8892.0000000
Joe RogalskiP200.010001.000.5000000
Boots PoffenbergerP2500.051711.957.8800000
Roxie LawsonP2700.092620.9461.2960000
Vern KennedyP3300.064634.9451.5760000
Bob HarrisP300.023001.0001.6670000
George GillP2400.033211.9721.4580000
Harry EisenstatP3200.062722.9431.0310000
Woody DavisP200.01010.500.5000000
Slick CoffmanP3900.0116001.000.4360000
Tommy BridgesP2500.081920.9311.0800000
Al BentonP1900.032510.9661.4740000
Elden AukerP2700.0124111.9811.9630000
Billy RogellSS13400.029143131101.9595.3880000
Mark ChristmanSS2100.04666617.9495.3330000
Totals158000.040621832147446.9763.73015000




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