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1941 Detroit Tigers
Major league affiliations
1941 Information
Owner(s) Walter Briggs, Sr.
Manager(s) Del Baker
Local television none
Local radio WWJ (AM)
(Ty Tyson)
(Harry Heilmann)

The Detroit Tigers' 1941 season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Detroit Tigers attempting to win the American League.


Regular season


Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 101 53 .656 --
Boston Red Sox 84 70 .545 17
Chicago White Sox 77 77 .500 24
Cleveland Indians 75 79 .487 26
Detroit Tigers 75 79 .487 26
St. Louis Browns 70 84 .455 31
Washington Senators 70 84 .455 31
Philadelphia Athletics 64 90 .416 37

Notable transactions


1941 Detroit Tigers roster
Pitchers Catchers



Other batters



Player stats


Starters by position

Note: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Pos Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
OF Radcliff, RipRip Radcliff 96 379 120 .317 3 40

Other batters

Note: G = Games played; AB = At Bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting Average; HR = Home Runs; RBI = Runs Batted In

Player G AB H Avg. HR RBI
Sullivan, BillyBilly Sullivan 85 234 66 .282 3 29
Harris, NedNed Harris 26 61 13 .213 1 4
Patrick, BobBob Patrick 5 7 2 .286 0 0


Starting pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bridges, TommyTommy Bridges 25 147.2 9 12 3.41 90

Other pitchers

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Benton, AlAl Benton 38 157.2 15 6 2.97 63

Relief pitchers

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Thomas, BudBud Thomas 26 1 3 2 4.21 17

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Buffalo Bisons International League Al Vincent
A1 Beaumont Exporters Texas League Gordie Hinkle
A Elmira Pioneers Eastern League Ray Brubaker
B Hagerstown Owls Interstate League Dutch Dorman
B Winston-Salem Twins Piedmont League Jake Atz
C Utica Braves Canadian-American League Frank Zubik
C Texarkana Twins Cotton States League Walter Kopp and Jake Atz, Jr.
C Muskegon Reds Michigan State League Jack Tighe
D Tallahassee Caps Georgia-Florida League Lance Richbourg
D Fulton Tigers KITTY League Vince "Moon" Mullen
D Jamestown Falcons PONY League Greg Mulleavy



  1. ^ Rip Radcliff page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007



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