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2012 Detroit Tigers


88 - 74

(1st place in the AL Central)

2011 / 2013 (Team History)

Runs Scored/Expected: 726 / 730 (-4)
Runs Allowed/Expected: 670 / 734 (+64)

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
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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: 1.03    
HR Factor: 0.99 R/L HR: 0.98 / 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
8.6
-0.1
0.0
8.6
0.1
1.6
2.7
3.8
0.6
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
2
RP 25
5.0
-0.1
0.0
4.9
0.1
0.9
0.2
1.9
0.5
Free Agency
Nov 19, 2010
3
SS 20
0.9
0.8
-0.5
0.0
0.6
0.4
0.4
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 9, 2008
4
C 21
0.7
0.4
-0.1
0.0
0.4
-0.1
0.8
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
5
RP 25
0.7
-0.0
0.0
0.7
0.0
0.6
Free Agency (Amateur)
Nov 16, 2005
6
RP 25
0.5
-0.0
0.0
0.5
0.1
0.2
0.6
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
7
DH 21
0.3
0.4
0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.1
0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
8
SP 20
0.3
0.0
0.0
0.3
0.0
0.4
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
9
RP 21
0.2
-0.0
0.0
0.2
0.1
0.5
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Sep 12, 2007
10
RP 24
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
1.3
-0.8
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 25, 2005
11
RP 21
0.1
0.0
0.0
0.1
0.0
0.1
Free Agency (Amateur)
Mar 4, 2008
12
RF 20
0.0
0.0
0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
Free Agency (Amateur)
Oct 1, 2008
13
C 23
0.0
-0.2
-0.1
0.0
0.3
-0.1
0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
14
RP 23
-0.0
-0.0
0.0
-0.0
0.0
0.1
0.2
-0.3
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 3, 2006
15
LF 21
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
16
- 21
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.1
0.0
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
17
SS 20
-0.2
-0.1
-0.1
0.0
0.0
-0.2
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2008
18
C 24
-0.2
-0.3
-0.5
0.0
0.6
0.0
0.3
-0.5
-0.1
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
19
RP 22
-0.2
0.0
0.0
-0.2
0.0
-0.0
-0.2
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
20
RP 24
-0.4
-0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.3
0.0
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
21
- 23
-0.4
0.0
0.0
-0.4
0.0
-0.4
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2007
22
RP 21
-0.5
0.0
0.0
-0.5
0.0
-0.5
Free Agency (Amateur)
Apr 24, 2009
23
SP 20
-0.6
-0.1
-0.0
-0.5
-0.0
0.1
1.3
-1.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 9, 2009
24
RF 20
-0.7
2.4
-2.5
0.0
-0.6
-0.3
0.2
-0.4
-0.2
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 6, 2007
25
2B 20
-0.8
-0.8
-0.2
0.0
0.2
0.0
-0.3
0.0
-0.5
Free Agency (Amateur)
Jul 2, 2007
26
C 22
-0.8
-0.8
-0.6
0.0
0.6
0.6
-1.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 8, 2010
27
- 21
-0.8
0.1
0.0
-0.9
0.0
-0.5
-0.3
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2011
28
3B 19
-2.0
1.0
-3.5
0.0
0.5
-0.2
-1.4
-0.5
Draft (Amateur)
Jun 7, 2010
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Win Shares are calculated using the formula in the book Win Shares by Bill James