Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers
  • FOUNDED

    1901

  • LEAGUE

    American League

  • DIVISION

    Central

  • STADIUM

    Comerica Park

  • STADIUM CAPACITY

    41,083

  • LOCATION

    Detroit, MI

  • GOVERNOR

    Christopher Ilitch

  • PRESIDENT

    Christopher Ilitch

  • GENERAL MANAGER

    Al Avila

  • MANAGER

    A.J. Hinch

MAJOR AWARDS

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1935
1945
1968
1984

DIVISION TITLES

7

CONFERENCE TITLES

11

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TEAM HISTORY

One of the AL's eight charter franchises, the club was founded in Detroit as a member of the minor league Western League in 1894 and is the only Western League team still in its original city. They are also the oldest continuous one-name, one-city franchise in the AL.


Since their establishment as a major league franchise in 1901, the Tigers have won four World Seri...

One of the AL's eight charter franchises, the club was founded in Detroit as a member of the minor league Western League in 1894 and is the only Western League team still in its original city. They are also the oldest continuous one-name, one-city...

1901

James D. Burns

14-13 win over the Milwaukee Brewers

Gene Lamont

George Stallings

74-61

Bennett Park and Burns Park

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