1995 Detroit Tigers season: Wikis

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1995 Detroit Tigers
Major league affiliations
Location
1995 information
Owner(s) Mike Ilitch
Manager(s) Sparky Anderson
Local television WKBD
(George Kell, Al Kaline, Jim Price)
PASS
(Ernie Harwell, Jim Price, Fred McLeod)
Local radio WJR
(Frank Beckmann, Lary Sorensen)

The 1995 Detroit Tigers finished in fourth place in the American League Eastern Division with a record of 60-84 (.417). They were outscored by their opponents 844 to 654. The Tigers drew 1,180,979 fans to Tiger Stadium in 1995, ranking 11th of the 14 teams in the American League.

Contents

Regular season

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Season standings

AL East W L Pct. GB
Boston Red Sox 86 58 .597    --
New York Yankees * 78 65 .549   7.0
Baltimore Orioles 71 73 .493 15.0
Detroit Tigers 60 84 .417 26.0
Toronto Blue Jays 56 88 .389 30.0

Notable transactions

  • April 3, 1995: Kent Bottenfield was signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers. [1]
  • April 7, 1995: Joe Boever was signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers. [2]
  • April 7, 1995: Kirk Gibson was signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers. [3]
  • April 13, 1995: Tony Phillips was traded by the Detroit Tigers to the California Angels for Chad Curtis. [4]
  • April 17, 1995: Juan Samuel was signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers. [5]
  • June 1, 1995: Mark Mulder was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 55th round of the 1995 amateur draft, but did not sign. [6]
  • June 1, 1995: Gabe Kapler was drafted by the Detroit Tigers in the 57th round of the 1995 amateur draft. Player signed June 10, 1995. [7]
  • August 7, 1995: Buddy Groom was traded by the Detroit Tigers to the Florida Marlins for a player to be named later. The Florida Marlins sent Mike Myers (August 9, 1995) to the Detroit Tigers to complete the trade. [8]
  • August 10, 1995: Mike Henneman was traded by the Detroit Tigers to the Houston Astros for a player to be named later. The Houston Astros sent Phil Nevin (August 15, 1995) to the Detroit Tigers to complete the trade. [9]
  • September 8, 1995: Juan Samuel was traded by the Detroit Tigers to the Kansas City Royals for a player to be named later. The Kansas City Royals sent Phil Hiatt (September 14, 1995) to the Detroit Tigers to complete the trade. [5]

Roster

1995 Detroit Tigers
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders Manager

Coaches

Player stats

Batting

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
John Flaherty 112 226 56 .248 4 22
Cecil Fielder 136 376 94 .250 27 72
Scott Fletcher 67 545 147 .270 11 55
Travis Fryman 144 616 165 .268 22 100
Chris Gomez 123 179 35 .196 7 20
Chad Curtis 144 440 141 .320 26 81
Bobby Higginson 131 217 55 .253 1 14
Danny Bautista 89 431 106 .246 24 60
Kirk Gibson 70 215 43 .200 6 26
Lou Whitaker 84 400 105 .263 10 37
Alan Trammell 74 391 97 .248 26 80
Juan Samuel 76 267 80 .300 10 31
Ron Tingley 54 226 56 .248 4 22
Franklin Stubbs 62 376 94 .250 27 72
Tony Clark 27 545 147 .270 11 55
Phil Nevin 29 616 165 .268 22 100
Milt Cuyler 41 179 35 .196 7 20
Derrick White 39 440 141 .320 26 81
Todd Steverson 30 217 55 .253 1 14
Steve Rodriguez 12 431 106 .246 24 60
Rudy Pemberton 12 215 43 .200 6 26
Joe Hall 7 400 105 .263 10 37
Shannon Penn 3 391 97 .248 26 80

Starting pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Sean Bergman 32 194.7 6 14 5.22 113
Mike Moore 25 160 7 11 4.89 81
Felipe Lira 17 91.7 4 8 7.17 60
David Wells 11 59 1 6 4.58 44
Jose Lima 9 36.3 2 4 11.39 16
C.J. Nitkowski 11 43.3 0 4 9.35 36
Clint Sodowsky 11 45.7 2 3 8.08 36

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts

Player G IP W L SV ERA SO
Mike Henneman 68 70.0 5 4 31 3.09 70
Joe Boever 71 82.7 3 2 3 5.01 79
John Doherty 61 78.0 3 4 2 3.23 60
Brian Bohanon 38 84.0 3 4 3 4.18 53
Brian Maxcy 17 41.7 0 3 0 5.40 27
Mike Christopher 21 40.3 2 2 0 6.69 19
Buddy Groom 7 29.0 1 2 0 5.28 20
Ben Blomdahl 19 24.7 2 0 0 5.47 8
Kevin Wickander 16 20.3 1 0 1 5.31 12
Mike Gardiner 13 10.7 0 0 0 7.59 11
Greg Gohr 2 9.0 1 1 0 5.00 4
Pat Ahearne 2 1.3 0 0 0 40.50 2
Dwayne Henry 13 10.7 0 0 0 7.59 11
Mike Myers 88 53.7 0 4 2 5.70 50
Sean Whiteside 2 9.0 1 1 0 5.00 4

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AAA Toledo Mud Hens International League Tom Runnells
AA Jacksonville Suns Southern League Bill Plummer
A Lakeland Tigers Florida State League Dave Anderson
A Fayetteville Generals South Atlantic League Dwight Lowry
Short-Season A Jamestown Jammers New York-Penn League Bruce Fields
Rookie GCL Tigers Gulf Coast League Kevin Bradshaw

[10]

References

  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/players/b/botteke01.shtml
  2. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/b/boevejo01.shtml
  3. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/g/gibsoki01.shtml
  4. ^ Tony Phillips Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  5. ^ a b Juan Samuel Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  6. ^ Mark Mulder Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  7. ^ Gabe Kapler Statistics - Baseball-Reference.com
  8. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/g/groombu01.shtml
  9. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/h/hennemi01.shtml
  10. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball". Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997

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