1941 Detroit Tigers season

1941 Detroit Tigers season

1941 Detroit Tigers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) Walter Briggs, Sr.
Manager(s) Del Baker
Local radio WWJ (AM)
(Ty Tyson)
WXYZ
(Harry Heilmann)
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The 1941 Detroit Tigers season was a season in American baseball. The team finished tied for fourth in the American League with a record of 75-79, 26 games behind the New York Yankees.

Contents

  • Regular season 1
    • Season standings 1.1
    • Notable transactions 1.2
    • Roster 1.3
  • Player stats 2
    • Batting 2.1
      • Starters by position 2.1.1
      • Other batters 2.1.2
    • Pitching 2.2
      • Starting pitchers 2.2.1
      • Other pitchers 2.2.2
      • Relief pitchers 2.2.3
  • Farm system 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Regular season

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB
New York Yankees 101 53 .656 --
Boston Red Sox 84 70 .545 17
Chicago White Sox 77 77 .500 24
Cleveland Indians 75 79 .487 26
Detroit Tigers 75 79 .487 26
St. Louis Browns 70 84 .455 31
Washington Senators 70 84 .455 31
Philadelphia Athletics 64 90 .416 37

Notable transactions

Roster

Player stats

Batting

Starters by position

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
OF Campbell, BruceBruce Campbell 141 512 141 .275 15 93
OF Radcliff, RipRip Radcliff 96 379 120 .317 3 40

Other batters

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
Sullivan, BillyBilly Sullivan 85 234 66 .282 3 29
Harris, NedNed Harris 26 61 13 .213 1 4
Patrick, BobBob Patrick 5 7 2 .286 0 0

Pitching

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
Bridges, TommyTommy Bridges 25 147.2 9 12 3.41 90

Other 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
Benton, AlAl Benton 38 157.2 15 6 2.97 63

Relief pitchers

Note: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Player G W L SV ERA SO
Thomas, BudBud Thomas 26 1 3 2 4.21 17
Cook, EarlEarl Cook 1 0 0 0 4.50 1

Farm system

Level Team League Manager
AA Buffalo Bisons International League Al Vincent
A1 Beaumont Exporters Texas League Gordie Hinkle
A Elmira Pioneers Eastern League Ray Brubaker
B Hagerstown Owls Interstate League Dutch Dorman
B Winston-Salem Twins Piedmont League Jake Atz
C Utica Braves Canadian-American League Frank Zubik
C Texarkana Twins Cotton States League Walter Kopp and Jake Atz, Jr.
C Muskegon Reds Michigan State League Jack Tighe
D Tallahassee Caps Georgia-Florida League Lance Richbourg
D Fulton Tigers KITTY League Vince "Moon" Mullen
D Jamestown Falcons PONY League Greg Mulleavy

LEAGUE CHAMPION: Elmira[2]

References

  1. ^ Rip Radcliff page at Baseball Reference
  2. ^ Johnson, Lloyd, and Wolff, Miles, ed., The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball, 2nd and 3rd editions. Durham, N.C.: Baseball America, 1997 and 2007

External links

  • 1941 Detroit Tigers season at Baseball Reference