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2012 Detroit Tigers


88 - 74

(1st place in the AL Central)

2011 / 2013 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 726 / 724 (+2)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 670 / 727 (+57)

Pythagorean Record: 87 - 75 (+1)

Home Record: 50 - 31 (.617) +6.8 wins
Away Record: 38 - 43 (.469) +0.2 wins
Team Uniforms Dressed to the Nines
Baseball-Reference Links Links
Team Page Schedule/Results Retrosheet
Batting Stats Transactions Baseball-Almanac
Pitching Stats Minor Lg Affiliates BR Bullpen
Def Lineups Batting Orders Wikipedia

Comerica Park

Attendance: 3,028,033 Avg Att: 37,383 (1.27)
Att Rank: 5 / 14 Lg Avg: 29,439
       
Park Factor: 1.02    
HR Factor: 1.00 R/L HR: 0.99 / 1.00

Notes:


• American League Champions
• Central Division Champions
• Lost to San Francisco Giants in the World Series
• Defeated New York Yankees in the ALCS
• Defeated Oakland Athletics in the ALDS


Retroactive Top Prospects

(As of March 1, 2012)


Bats:


Throws:



Glossary
# Pos Acquired Via Date
1
SP 22
9.7
-0.1
0.0
9.7
0.1
1.6
2.7
3.8
1.6
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
2
RP 25
4.6
-0.1
0.0
4.6
0.1
0.9
0.2
1.9
0.3
-0.1
Free Agency
Nov 19, 2010
3
SS 20
2.6
3.0
-1.5
0.0
1.1
0.4
0.8
1.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 9, 2008
4
C 21
1.9
-0.3
0.8
0.0
1.4
-0.1
1.0
1.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
5
C 23
1.4
0.2
0.3
0.0
0.9
-0.1
1.0
0.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
6
RP 20
1.2
0.0
0.0
1.2
0.0
0.4
0.1
0.7
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
7
3B 20
0.9
0.3
0.5
0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.5
1.7
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2007
8
RP 25
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
0.6
Free Agency (Amateur)
Nov 16, 2005
9
3B 19
0.6
5.0
-5.3
0.0
0.9
-0.2
-1.4
0.5
1.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2010
10
RP 25
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.1
0.2
0.6
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
11
C 24
0.3
-0.4
-0.2
0.0
0.9
0.0
0.3
-0.5
0.2
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
12
RP 22
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.1
0.2
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jun 4, 2009
13
SS 20
0.2
-0.1
0.1
0.0
0.1
0.1
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2008
14
RP 24
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
1.3
-0.8
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 25, 2005
15
RP 21
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Mar 4, 2008
16
RP 23
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.2
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 3, 2006
17
RP 21
-0.0
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.5
-0.3
0.8
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
18
RP 21
-0.1
-0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.5
-0.9
0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Sep 12, 2007
19
LF 21
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
20
- 21
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
21
- 22
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.2
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jan 23, 2012
22
RP 22
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
23
- 22
-0.3
0.0
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
24
RF 20
-0.4
0.3
-0.5
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
-0.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 1, 2008
25
LF 21
-0.4
0.8
-0.8
0.0
-0.3
0.1
-0.2
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
26
RP 24
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
27
- 23
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
28
RP 21
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Apr 24, 2009
29
RF 20
-0.6
4.0
-2.9
0.0
-1.7
-0.3
0.2
-0.4
-0.3
0.2
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 6, 2007
30
C 22
-1.1
-1.1
-0.7
0.0
0.7
0.6
-1.5
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
31
SP 20
-1.4
-0.1
-0.0
-1.2
-0.0
0.1
1.3
-1.5
-0.8
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James