1944 Detroit Tigers Statistics

American League (AL)
Team Record: 88-66
Finished 2nd in the AL
Attendance: 930,449, Avg. 14,538
Ballpark: Briggs Stadium
Manager: Steve O'Neill (88-66)
Location: Detroit, Michigan
1944 Detroit Tigers Roster
1944 Detroit Tigers Results

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the 1944 season with a record of 88 wins and 66 losses, finishing second in the AL.

The Tigers allowed 581 runs, least in the league. Detroit plated 658 runs. Rudy York paced the squad with 18 home runs and recorded 98 runs batted in. Pinky Higgins led hitters with significant playing time by hitting .297. Hal Newhouser earned 29 wins on the mound for the team, while Dizzy Trout, too added 15 or more wins, too Dizzy Trout recorded a 2.12 ERA, leading regularly-used pitchers.

Steve O'Neill 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
Hal Newhouser299.7632.224734102562312.32649477610201871241271
Dizzy Trout2714.6592.12494063370352.33141048398301444021421
Rufe Gentry1214.4624.24373051030203.7211104969108068404901
Stubby Overmire1111.5003.07322831131199.72148468241057212845
Johnny Gorsica614.3004.1134198814162.01928874532047411696
Joe Orrell21.6672.42102400022.326136011010102104
Boom-Boom Beck12.3333.892821500174.0673632527025301318
Chief Hogsett000.003020006.3760140520034
Jake Mooty004.45150800028.335201401807102137
Zeb Eaton005.7460400015.7191210280401068
Roy Henshaw008.7671200012.31712120601000060
Bob Gillespie01.0006.5570200011.07880120400249
Totals8866.5713.0927515669872081400.01373581480394520568225205904

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
Doc Cramer14362657869169209242653721.292.337.369.70621372900
Pinky Higgins14864054379161324776448134.297.392.409.8012221741200
Rudy York151652583771612771898536873.276.353.439.792256181000
Eddie Mayo154696607761511835639135723.249.317.313.6301901242800
Jimmy Outlaw13958453569146206357784140.273.327.350.677187132600
Joe Hoover120494441671042020297103566.236.301.290.591128461200
Dick Wakefield7833227653981551253225529.355.464.5761.04015931000
Chuck Hostetler90292265427992020442131.298.350.347.6979240600
Paul Richards953433002471130337833530.237.318.310.62893131700
Bob Swift802832471563111119202727.255.331.320.6517991800
Dizzy Trout5114413318364152420928.271.317.429.7455720200
Don Ross6618516714355021521149.210.275.275.5504651300
Joe Orengo461771541431100010112029.201.297.266.5634141200
Hal Newhouser471321201029400510612.242.278.275.5533350600
Rufe Gentry3779761152001000111.197.208.224.4311760200
Charlie Metro388278815010510310.192.222.218.4401720100
Stubby Overmire32746341131080168.175.246.254.5001620500
Boom-Boom Beck2823223730030002.318.318.455.7731010100
Johnny Gorsica4054527721040026.135.167.212.3781130000
Bubba Floyd31091410000010.444.500.5561.056500000
Don Heffner624190410010051.211.375.263.638500000
Al Unser1128252301150032.120.214.320.534800000
Joe Orrell10541100000011.250.400.250.650100000
Hack Miller5651100130011.200.333.8001.133400000
Jake Mooty15770100000000.143.143.143.286110000
Zeb Eaton911101100020011.100.182.100.282100000
Red Borom717141100010022.071.188.071.259110100
Chief Hogsett3220000010000.000.000.000.000000000
Jackie Sullivan1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Bob Gillespie7220000000002.000.000.000.000000000
Roy Henshaw7551000000001.000.000.000.000000000
John McHale1110000000000.000.000.000.000000000
Totals166860115344658140522044605916155532500.263.332.354.68718931322411100


Fielding:

Player Pos GP GS Inn. PO A E DP Fld% RF/9 RF/G PB WP SB CS CS%
Rudy York1B15100.0145310717163.9891.3310000
Don Ross1B100.0171001.00018.0000000
Joe Orengo1B500.055312.98311.6000000
Al Unser2B500.012732.8643.8000000
Jackie Sullivan2B100.010001.0001.0000000
Joe Orengo2B200.045011.0004.5000000
Eddie Mayo2B14300.038445819120.9785.8880000
Joe Hoover2B100.021011.0003.0000000
Don Heffner2B500.0121314.9625.0000000
Red Borom2B400.051411.9504.7500000
Joe Orengo3B1100.0113041.9113.7270000
Pinky Higgins3B14600.01463112221.9543.1300000
Al UnserC100.00000.0000000
Bob SwiftC7600.02884864.9824.4215000
Paul RichardsC9000.0413601013.9795.2567000
Hack MillerC500.071001.0001.6000000
Dick WakefieldOF7800.0155361.9632.0260000
Don RossOF3700.067231.9581.8650000
Jimmy OutlawOF13700.025414102.9641.9560000
Charlie MetroOF2000.0441001.0002.2500000
Chuck HostetlerOF6500.0129521.9852.0620000
Doc CramerOF14100.03371372.9802.4820000
Dizzy TroutP4900.0219448.9662.3470000
Stubby OvermireP3200.0124613.9831.8130000
Joe OrrellP1000.018001.000.9000000
Hal NewhouserP4700.096115.9861.4890000
Jake MootyP1500.03410.875.4670000
Chief HogsettP300.00110.500.3330000
Roy HenshawP700.032001.000.7140000
Johnny GorsicaP3400.0174225.9671.7350000
Bob GillespieP700.003001.000.4290000
Rufe GentryP3700.054316.9801.2970000
Zeb EatonP600.012001.000.5000000
Boom-Boom BeckP2800.00611.857.2140000
Don RossSS200.014001.0002.5000000
Joe OrengoSS2900.054861520.9034.8280000
Eddie MayoSS1100.0174025.9665.1820000
Joe HooverSS11900.025640548102.9325.5550000
Bubba FloydSS300.018001.0003.0000000
Red BoromSS100.01010.5001.0000000
Totals156500.041981952190495.9703.93012000




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