1930 Detroit Tigers season

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1930 Detroit Tigers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Frank Navin
Manager(s) Bucky Harris
Local television none
Local radio WWJ (AM)
(Ty Tyson)
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The 1930 Detroit Tigers season was a season in American baseball. The team finished fifth in the American League with a record of 75–79, 27 games behind the Philadelphia Athletics.

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

American League W L Pct. GB
Philadelphia Athletics 102 52 .662 --
Washington Senators 94 60 .610 8
New York Yankees 86 68 .558 16
Cleveland Indians 81 73 .526 21
Detroit Tigers 75 79 .487 27
St. Louis Browns 64 90 .416 38
Chicago White Sox 62 92 .403 40
Boston Red Sox 52 102 .338 50

Notable transactions[edit]

Roster[edit]

1930 Detroit Tigers
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Player stats[edit]

Batting[edit]

Starters by position[edit]

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

Other batters[edit]

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
Rice, HarryHarry Rice 37 128 39 .305 2 24
Wuestling, YatsYats Wuestling 4 9 0 .000 0 0

Pitching[edit]

Starting pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO

Other pitchers[edit]

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

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Bridges, TommyTommy Bridges 8 37.2 3 2 4.06 17
Carroll, OwnieOwnie Carroll 6 20.1 0 5 10.62 4

Relief pitchers[edit]

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

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Sullivan, CharlieCharlie Sullivan 40 1 5 5 6.53 38
Cantrell, GuyGuy Cantrell 16 1 5 0 5.66 20

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AA Toronto Maple Leafs International League Steve O'Neill
A Hartford Senators Eastern League King Bader
A Beaumont Exporters Texas League Del Baker
B Evansville Hubs Illinois-Indiana-Iowa League Bob Coleman
C Wheeling Stogies Middle Atlantic League Bobby Prysock and Dan Tapson

Hartford club folded, June 30, 1930[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Harry Rice page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

References[edit]