Gulf Coast League Tigers

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Gulf Coast Tigers
Lakeland, Florida
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Team logo Cap insignia
Current Rookie
Minor league affiliations
League Gulf Coast League
Division North Division
Major league affiliations
Current Detroit Tigers
Team data
Nickname Tigers
Ballpark Joker Marchant Stadium
Detroit Tigers

The Gulf Coast Tigers are the Rookie Level minor league affiliate of the Detroit Tigers. The team plays in Lakeland, Florida, at Joker Marchant Stadium. The team is composed mainly of players who are in their first year of professional baseball either as draftees or non-drafted free agents from the United States, Canada, Dominican Republic, Venezuela, and other countries. The team's main purpose is to get players ready for the Major League. Some of Detroit's starting players or frequently used players were on this team at one time.

Current roster[edit]

Gulf Coast Tigers roster
Players Coaches/Other


  • 25 Dean Aldridge
  • 21 Cesar Burgos
  • -- Anthony Castro
  • 22 Emanuel Chavez
  • 10 Ricardo Ciriaco
  • 41 Joe Jimenez
  • 39 Micah Kellogg
  • 37 Confesor Lara
  • 47 Daryl Norris
  • 53 Fernando Perez
  • -- Gregorio Solano ‡


  • 12 Franklin Navarro
  • -- Arvicent Perez


  • 35 Steven Fuentes
  •  1 Aaron Sayers


  •  7 Rashad Brown
  • 18 Adrian Castano
  • 20 Samuel Crafort
  • 34 Jacob Kapstein
  • -- Victor Padron
  • 13 Miguel Paulino
  •  3 Ismael Salgado
  • 26 Orvin Tovar


  • 43 Basilio Cabrera


Injury icon 2.svg 7-day disabled list
* On Detroit Tigers 40-man roster
∞ Reserve list
§ Suspended list
‡ Restricted list
# Rehab assignment
Roster updated May 16, 2014
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Detroit Tigers minor league players

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