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The 20 Greatest Detroit Tigers of All-Time

The Detroit Tigers franchise has existed since 1901. For the entirety of their existence, they have played in the American League and been known as the Detroit Tigers. The Tigers franchise has won four World Series titles (1984, 1968, 1945, 1935) and over 9,000 games. Eligibility for position players requires 1,500 plate appearances, starting pitchers require 100 games started, and

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100 Greatest Catchers of All-Time

Catcher is one of the most difficult positions in all of sports. The list of responsibilities for a catcher is extensive. If a player demonstrates quality defensive ability most teams are willing to accept his shortcomings at the plate. The man who can handle both the defensive and offensive aspects equally well is incredibly rare. Players like Johnny Bench, Yogi

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Detroit Tigers All-Time Roster

This is the Detroit Tigers all-time roster. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to have a minimum of 1,500 plate appearance. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting pitchers had to start at least

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Detroit Tigers Best Single Seasons

This is a list of the Detroit Tigers best single seasons. I decided to select two players for each infield position, six outfielders (regardless of specific position), and one designated hitter for each AL team. Hitters had to play at least 51% of games at their position. For pitching, we selected seven starting pitchers, three non-closers, and two closers. Starting

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