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Detroit Tigers

1917 Team Roster

Pitchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Boland, Bernie Right   Right   5'8"  168  01/21/1892
-- Couch, Johnny Left   Right   6'0"  180  03/31/1891
-- Coveleski, Harry Both   Left   6'0"  180  04/23/1886
-- Cunningham, George Right   Right   5'11"  185  07/13/1894
-- Dauss, Hooks Right   Right   5'10"  168  09/22/1889
-- Ehmke, Howard Right   Right   6'3"  190  04/24/1894
-- James, Bill Both   Right   6'4"  195  01/20/1887
-- Jones, Deacon Right   Right   6'1"  174  12/20/1892
-- Mitchell, Willie Right   Left   6'0"  176  12/01/1889
Catchers
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Spencer, Tubby Right   Right   5'10"  215  01/26/1884
-- Stanage, Oscar Right   Right   5'11"  190  03/17/1883
-- Yelle, Archie Right   Right   5'10"  170  06/11/1892
First Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Burns, George Right   Right   6'1"  180  01/31/1893
-- Crawford, Sam Left   Left   6'0"  190  04/18/1880
-- Ellison, Babe Right   Right   5'11"  170  11/15/1895
Second Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- DeFate, Tony Right   Right   5'8"  158  02/22/1895
-- Jones, Bob Left   Right   6'0"  170  12/02/1889
-- Young, Ralph Both   Right   5'5"  165  09/19/1889
Third Basemen
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Vitt, Ossie Right   Right   5'10"  150  01/04/1890
Shortstops
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Bush, Donie Both   Right   5'6"  140  10/08/1887
-- Dyer, Ben Right   Right   5'10"  170  02/13/1893
Undesignated
No. Player Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Cobb, Ty Left   Right   6'1"  175  12/18/1886
-- Flagstead, Ira Right   Right   5'9"  165  09/22/1893
-- Harper, George Left   Right   5'8"  167  06/24/1892
-- Heilmann, Harry Right   Right   6'1"  195  08/03/1894
-- Nicholson, Fred Right   Right   5'10"  173  09/01/1894
-- Veach, Bobby Left   Right   5'11"  160  06/29/1888
-- Walker, Frank Right   Right   5'11"  165  09/22/1894
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