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1906 Detroit Tigers season

1906 Detroit Tigers
Major League affiliations
Location
Other information
Owner(s) William H. Yawkey
Manager(s) Bill Armour
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1906 was the sixth year for the Detroit Tigers in the American League. The team finished in sixth place with a record of 71-78 (.477), 21 games behind the Chicago White Sox.

Regular season

The 1906 Tigers were outscored by their opponents 599 to 518. The team's attendance at Bennett Park was 174,043, seventh out of the eight teams in the AL.

Season standings

American League W L Pct. GB Home Road
Chicago White Sox 93 58 0.616 54–23 39–35
New York Highlanders 90 61 0.596 3 53–23 37–38
Cleveland Naps 89 64 0.582 5 47–30 42–34
Philadelphia Athletics 78 67 0.538 12 48–23 30–44
St. Louis Browns 76 73 0.510 16 40–34 36–39
Detroit Tigers 71 78 0.477 21 42–34 29–44
Washington Senators 55 95 0.367 37½ 33–41 22–54
Boston Americans 49 105 0.318 45½ 22–54 27–51



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
C Schmidt, BossBoss Schmidt 68 216 47 .218 0 10
1B Lindsay, ChrisChris Lindsay 141 499 112 .224 0 33
2B Schaefer, GermanyGermany Schaefer 124 446 106 .238 2 42
3B Coughlin, BillBill Coughlin 147 498 117 .235 2 60
SS O'Leary, CharleyCharley O'Leary 128 443 97 .219 2 34
OF McIntyre, MattyMatty McIntyre 133 493 128 .260 0 39
OF Crawford, SamSam Crawford 145 563 166 .295 2 72
OF Cobb, TyTy Cobb 98 358 113 .316 1 34

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
Jones, DavyDavy Jones 84 323 84 .260 0 24
Payne, FredFred Payne 72 222 60 .270 0 20
Warner, JackJack Warner 50 153 37 .242 0 10
Lowe, BobbyBobby Lowe 41 145 30 .207 1 12
Thompson, SamSam Thompson 8 31 7 .226 0 3
Scheibeck, FrankFrank Scheibeck 3 10 1 .100 0 0
Hetling, GusGus Hetling 2 7 1 .143 0 0

Note: pitchers' batting statistics not included

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
Mullin, GeorgeGeorge Mullin 40 330 21 18 2.78 123
Donahue, RedRed Donahue 28 241 13 14 2.73 82
Donovan, BillBill Donovan 25 211.2 9 15 3.15 85
Siever, EdEd Siever 30 222.2 14 11 2.71 71
Killian, EdEd Killian 21 149.2 10 6 3.43 47
Willett, EdEd Willett 3 25 0 3 3.96 16
Rowan, JackJack Rowan 1 9 0 1 11.00 0

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
Eubank, JohnJohn Eubank 24 135 4 10 3.53 38
Wiggs, JimmyJimmy Wiggs 4 10.1 0 0 5.23 7

Awards and honors

Notes

  1. ^ Jack Rowan page at Baseball-Reference

References

  • 1906 Detroit Tigers Regular Season Statistics
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