1. Team 96: The 2001 Tigers

    Year: 2001 Record: 66-96 Win Percentage: .407 Win Percentage Change: -.081 from year before Run Differential: -152 Pythagorean Record: 67-95 AL Finish: 11th of 14 Manager: Phil Garner ...

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  2. Team 97: The 1904 Detroit Tigers

    Year: 1904 Record: 62-90 Win %: .408 Win % Change: -70 from the year before Run Differential: -122 Pythagorean Record: 61-91 AL Finish: 7th of 8 Manager: Ed Barrow and Bobby Lowe Best Transaction: Traded Billy Lush to the Cleveland Naps for Ed Killian...

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  3. Team 98: The 1912 Tigers

    Year: 1912 Record: 69-84 Win %: .451 Win % Change: -127 Run Differential: -55 Pythagorean Record: 71-82 AL Finish: 6th of 8 Manager: Hughie Jennings Best Transaction: There are two here and they are huge...

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  4. Detroit Tigers: So Long, Marcus Thames

    The Tigers have cleared Marcus Thames from their 40-man roster, making the veteran a free agent.  Thames, who has been with the Tigers since 2004, is coming off his worst season as a Tiger...

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  5. Team 99: The 1998 Tigers

    Year: 1998 Record: 65-97 Win %: .401 Win % Change: -87 Run Differential: -141 Pythagorean Record: 68-94 AL Finish: 13th of 14 Manager: Buddy Bell and Larry Parrish Best Transaction: ...

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  6. Team 100: The 1931 Tigers

    Year: 1931 Record: 61-93 Win Percentage: .396 Win Percentage Change: -.091 Run Differential: -185 Pythagorean Record: 60-94 AL Finish: Seventh of eight Manager: Bucky Harris Best Transaction ...

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  7. Team 101: The 1902 Tigers

    Year: 1902 Record: 52-83 Win Percentage: .385 Win Percentage Change: -.163 Run Differential: -91 Pythagorean Record: 58-77 AL Finish: Seventh of eight Manager: Frank Dwyer Best Transaction: ...

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  8. Team 102: The 1920 Tigers

    Year: 1920 Record: 61-93 Win Percentage: .396 Win Percentage Change: -.175 from season before Run Differential: -181 Pythagorean Record: 60-94 AL Finish: Seventh of eight Manager: ...

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  9. Team 103: The 1989 Tigers

    Year: 1989 Record: 59-103 Win Percentage: .364 Win Percentage Change: -.179 Run Differential: -199 Pythagorean Record: 61-101 AL Finish: 14th of 14 Manager: Sparky Anderson Best Transaction: The re-signing of Dave Bergman Seriously...

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  10. Team 104: The 1953 Tigers

    1953 Detroit Tigers Statistics: Year: 1953 Record: 60-94 Win Percentage: .390 Win Percentage Change: +65 Run Differential: -228 Pythagorean Record: 57-97 AL Finish: 6th of 8 teams ...

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  11. Team 105: The 1975 Tigers

    Year: 1975 Record: 57-102 Win %: .358 Win % Change: -86 from the previous season Run Differential: -216 Pythagorean Record: 57-102 AL Finish: 12th of 12 Manager: Ralph Houk Best Transaction: This is a tough call...

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  12. Team 106: The 2002 Detroit Tigers

    Year: 2002 Record: 55-106 Win Percentage: .342 Win Percentage Change: -65 from the year before Run Differential: -289 Pythagorean Record: 52-109 AL Finish: 14th of 14 teams Manager: ...

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  13. Team 107: The 1996 Tigers

    Year: 1996 Record: 53-109 (second most losses in franchise history) Win Percentage: .327 Win Percentage Change: -90 from the year before Run Differential: -320 Pythagorean Record: ...

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  14. Team 108: The 1952 Tigers

    Year: 1952 Record: 50-104 Win %: .325 Win % Change: -149 from year before Run Differential: -149 Pythagorean Record: 58-96 AL Finish: 8th of 8 Manager: Red Rolfe and Fred Hutchinson Best Transaction: Signed Harvey Kuenn as an amateur free agent...

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  15. Team 109: The 2003 Tigers

    Year: 2003 Record: 43-119 (worst Tigers record of all-time) Win %: .265 (worst) Win % Change: -77 from the year before Run Differential: -337 (worst for a Tigers team) Pythagorean Record: 49-113 ...

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  16. Swing and a Miss

    One criticism of the Tigers farm system the past few years has been that their guys strike out too often and walk far too frequently...

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  17. Cup of Coffee: Part 6

    Below is part six of this ever-expanding series. This is the final post. Enjoy. Edgar Renteria: We all know that the Tigers gave up Jair Jurrjens to bring Renteria to Detroit for the 2008 season...

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  18. Cup of Coffee: Part 5

    This segment is taking forever, but I’m having a good time so I’m going to stick with it. Here we go, part five...

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  19. Cup of Coffee: Pt. Four

    Part One Part Two Part Three Part Four… Jair Jurrjens: Too soon? Ray Knight: Knight had a long and productive big league career with five different teams. He spent the bulk of his career with the Cincinnati Reds...

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  20. Cup of Coffee: Pt. 3

    Part 1 Part 2 Grand Cards gives us the baseball cards of these guys Now onto part three… Roy Face: Face spent 16 years in the big leagues and pitched only one inning for the 1968 Tigers at the age of 40...

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  21. Cup of Coffee, Part Two

    If you missed Part One of this installment, check it out here. Now, for Part Two: Eddie Cicotte This is the man that inspired this little project...

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  22. Cup of Coffee, Pt. 1

    I’m becoming a bigger fan of baseball history. I don’t have a lot of free-time, but when I do, I like to read books about baseball...

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  23. Giving Ryan Raburn His Due

    I have admit, I’m just starting to come to terms with the Tigers September collapse. The Tigers became the first team ever to blow a three game lead with four to go. Let that settle in some… Done? Good...

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  24. The Answers

    Patrick Hayes at Mlive.com has all of the answers as to how the Tigers can fix their roster before next season. A big piece of the plan involves the Tigers trading Jeremy Bonderman for Milton Bradley (funny name, insane personality)...

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  25. Detroit Tigers Final Grades: Pitchers

    Around midseason this year, JayRC and I went through the Tigers roster and assigned players grades based on their performances up to that point...

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