1960 Detroit Tigers season
|1960 Detroit Tigers|
|Major League affiliations|
|Owner(s)||Fred Knorr, John Fetzer|
|Manager(s)||Jimmy Dykes, Billy Hitchcock, Joe Gordon|
|< Previous season Next season >|
The 1960 Detroit Tigers season was a season in American baseball. It involved the Tigers' sixth-place finish in the American League with a 71-83 record, 26 games behind the AL Champion New York Yankees.
- Offseason 1
Regular season 2
- Season standings 2.1
- Notable transactions 2.2
- Roster 2.3
Player stats 3
- Starters by position 3.1.1
- Other batters 3.1.2
- Starting pitchers 3.2.1
- Other pitchers 3.2.2
- Relief pitchers 3.2.3
- Batting 3.1
- Farm system 4
- Notes 5
- References 6
- October 26, 1959: Gus Zernial was released by the Tigers.
- November 30, 1959: Steve Bilko was drafted by the Tigers from the Los Angeles Dodgers in the 1959 rule 5 draft.
- December 5, 1959: Ted Lepcio, Ken Walters, and Alex Cosmidis (minors) were traded by the Tigers to the Philadelphia Phillies for Chico Fernández and Ray Semproch.
|New York Yankees||97||57||.630||--|
|Chicago White Sox||87||67||.565||10|
|Boston Red Sox||65||89||.422||32|
|Kansas City Athletics||58||96||.377||39|
- June 15, 1960: Ray Semproch and cash were traded by the Tigers to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Clem Labine.
- July 26, 1960: Harry Chiti was purchased by the Tigers from the Kansas City Athletics.
Starters by positionNote: Pos = Position; G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|C||Berberet, LouLou Berberet||85||232||45||.194||5||23|
|1B||Cash, NormNorm Cash||121||353||101||.286||18||63|
|2B||Bolling, FrankFrank Bolling||139||536||136||.254||9||59|
|3B||Yost, EddieEddie Yost||143||497||129||.260||14||47|
|SS||Fernández, ChicoChico Fernández||133||435||105||.241||4||35|
|LF||Maxwell, CharlieCharlie Maxwell||134||482||114||.237||24||81|
|CF||Kaline, AlAl Kaline||147||551||153||.278||15||68|
|RF||Colavito, RockyRocky Colavito||145||555||138||.249||35||87|
Other battersNote: G = Games played; AB = At bats; H = Hits; Avg. = Batting average; HR = Home runs; RBI = Runs batted in
|Bilko, SteveSteve Bilko||78||222||46||.207||9||25|
|Amorós, SandySandy Amorós||65||67||10||.149||1||7|
Starting pitchersNote: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
Other pitchersNote: G = Games pitched; IP = Innings pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Bruce, BobBob Bruce||34||130||4||7||3.74||76|
Relief pitchersNote: G = Games pitched; W = Wins; L = Losses; SV = Saves; ERA = Earned run average; SO = Strikeouts
|Aguirre, HankHank Aguirre||37||5||3||10||2.85||80|
|Semproch, RayRay Semproch||17||3||0||0||4.00||9|
- Gus Zernial page at Baseball Reference
- Steve Bilko page at Baseball Reference
- Chico Fernández page at Baseball Reference
- Ray Semproch page at Baseball Reference
- Harry Chiti page at Baseball Reference
- Johnson, Lloyd; Wolff, Miles, eds. (1997). The Encyclopedia of Minor League Baseball (2nd ed.). Durham, N.C.: Baseball America.
- 1960 Detroit Tigers season at Baseball Reference