2001 Detroit Tigers season

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2001 Detroit Tigers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Mike Ilitch
Manager(s) Phil Garner
Local television WKBD
(Frank Beckmann, Al Kaline)
FSN Detroit
(Kirk Gibson, Josh Lewin)
Local radio WXYT (AM)
(Ernie Harwell, Jim Price, Dan Dickerson)
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The Detroit Tigers' 2001 season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Detroit Tigers attempting to win the AL Central.

Offseason[edit]

  • December 5, 2000: Randall Simon was signed as a Free Agent with the Detroit Tigers.[1]

Regular season[edit]

Season standings[edit]

AL Central W L Pct. GB Home Road
Cleveland Indians 91 71 0.562 44–36 47–35
Minnesota Twins 85 77 0.525 6 47–34 38–43
Chicago White Sox 83 79 0.512 8 46–35 37–44
Detroit Tigers 66 96 0.407 25 37–44 29–52
Kansas City Royals 65 97 0.401 26 35–46 30–51


Opening Day lineup[edit]

Roger Cedeño, rf

Damion Easley, 2b

Bobby Higginson, lf

Tony Clark, 1b

Billy McMillon, dh

Deivi Cruz, ss

Juan Encarnación, cf

Shane Halter, 3b

Brandon Inge, c

Jeff Weaver, p

Roster[edit]

2001 Detroit Tigers
Roster
Pitchers Catchers

Infielders

Outfielders

Other batters

Manager

Coaches

Game log[edit]

Legend
Tigers win Tigers loss Game postponed
2001 Game Log

Player stats[edit]

Batting[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
Brandon Inge 79 189 34 .180 0 15
Tony Clark 126 428 123 .287 16 75
Damion Easley 154 585 146 .250 11 65
Jose Macias 137 488 131 .268 8 51
Deivi Cruz 110 414 106 .256 7 52
Bobby Higginson 147 541 150 .277 17 71
Roger Cedeno 131 523 153 .293 6 48
Juan Encarnacion 120 417 101 .242 12 52
Shane Halter 136 450 128 .284 12 65
Robert Fick 124 401 109 .272 19 61
Wendell Magee 90 207 44 .213 5 17
Randall Simon 81 256 78 .305 6 37
Ryan Jackson 79 118 25 .212 2 11
Dean Palmer 57 216 48 .222 11 40
Javier Cardona 46 96 25 .260 1 10
Billy McMillon 20 34 3 .088 1 4
Eric Munson 17 66 10 .152 1 6
Jarrod Patterson 13 41 11 .268 2 4
Chris Wakeland 10 36 9 .250 2 6

Note: pitchers' batting statistics not included

Starting pitchers[edit]

Player G IP W L ERA SO
Steve Sparks 35 104.0 14 9 3.65 116
Jeff Weaver 33 229.1 13 16 4.08 152
Chris Holt 30 151.1 7 9 5.77 80
Jose Lima 18 112.2 5 10 4.71 43
Dave Mlicki 15 81.0 4 8 7.33 48
Nate Cornejo 10 42.2 4 4 7.38 22
Adam Pettyjohn 16 65.0 1 6 5.82 40

Relief pitchers[edit]

Player G W L SV ERA SO
Victor Santos 33 2 2 0 3.30 52
Danny Patterson 60 5 4 1 3.06 27
Heath Murray 40 1 7 0 6.54 42
Matt Anderson 62 3 1 22 4.82 52
Todd Jones 45 4 5 11 4.62 39
C.J. Nitkowski 56 0 3 0 5.56 38
Matt Perisho 30 2 3 0 5.72 19
Dave Borkowski 15 0 2 0 6.37 30
Luis Pineda 16 0 1 0 4.91 13
Adam Bernero 5 0 0 0 7.30 8
Kevin Tolar 9 0 0 0 6.75 11

Farm system[edit]

Level Team League Manager
AAA Toledo Mud Hens International League Bruce Fields
AA Erie SeaWolves Eastern League Luis Pujols
A Lakeland Tigers Florida State League Kevin Bradshaw
A West Michigan Whitecaps Midwest League Brent Gates
Short-Season A Oneonta Tigers New York–Penn League Gary Green
Rookie GCL Tigers Gulf Coast League Howard Bushong

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References[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.baseball-reference.com/s/simonra01.shtml
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 3rd edition. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 2007

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