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Detroit Tigers

1979 Team Roster

No. Player Position Bats Throws Height Weight Birth Date
-- Billingham, Jack P Right   Right   6'4"  195  02/21/1943
-- Hiller, John P Right   Left   6'1"  185  04/08/1943
-- Staub, Rusty DH Left   Right   6'2"  190  04/01/1944
-- Summers, Champ -- Left   Right   6'2"  205  06/15/1946
-- Rodriguez, Aurelio 3B Right   Right   5'10"  180  12/28/1947
-- LeFlore, Ron -- Right   Right   6'0"  200  06/16/1948
-- Lopez, Aurelio P Right   Right   6'0"  185  09/21/1948
-- Morales, Jerry -- Right   Right   5'10"  155  02/18/1949
-- Wockenfuss, John 1B Right   Right   6'0"  190  02/27/1949
-- Wilcox, Milt P Right   Right   6'2"  185  04/20/1950
-- May, Milt C Left   Right   6'0"  190  08/01/1950
-- Machemer, Dave 2B Right   Right   5'11"  180  05/24/1951
-- Arroyo, Fredie P Right   Right   6'2"  180  03/21/1952
-- Jones, Lynn -- Right   Right   5'9"  175  01/01/1953
-- Mankowski, Phil 3B Left   Right   6'0"  180  01/09/1953
-- Tobik, Dave P Right   Right   6'1"  190  03/02/1953
-- Corcoran, Tim -- Left   Left   5'11"  175  03/19/1953
-- Taylor, Bruce P Right   Right   6'0"  178  04/16/1953
-- Brookens, Tom 3B Right   Right   5'10"  170  08/10/1953
-- Putman, Ed C Right   Right   6'1"  190  09/25/1953
-- Gonzales, Dan -- Left   Right   6'1"  195  09/30/1953
-- Stegman, Dave -- Right   Right   5'11"  190  01/30/1954
-- Wagner, Mark SS Right   Right   6'0"  165  03/04/1954
-- Thompson, Jason 1B Left   Left   6'4"  200  07/06/1954
-- Kemp, Steve -- Left   Left   6'0"  195  08/07/1954
-- Fidrych, Mark P Right   Right   6'3"  175  08/14/1954
-- Young, Kip P Right   Right   5'11"  175  10/29/1954
-- Greene, Al DH Left   Right   5'11"  190  11/09/1954
-- Burnside, Sheldon P Right   Left   6'5"  200  12/22/1954
-- Morris, Jack P Right   Right   6'3"  200  05/16/1955
-- Peters, Ricky 3B Both   Right   5'9"  170  11/21/1955
13 Parrish, Lance C Right   Right   6'3"  225  06/15/1956
-- Rozema, Dave P Right   Right   6'4"  185  08/05/1956
-- Baker, Steve P Right   Right   6'0"  185  08/30/1956
-- Underwood, Pat P Left   Left   6'0"  175  02/09/1957
1 Whitaker, Lou 2B Left   Right   5'11"  185  05/12/1957
23 Gibson, Kirk -- Left   Left   6'3"  225  05/28/1957
-- Chris, Mike P Left   Left   6'3"  180  10/08/1957
3 Trammell, Alan SS Right   Right   6'0"  185  02/21/1958
-- Petry, Dan P Right   Right   6'4"  215  11/13/1958
-- Robbins, Bruce P Left   Left   6'1"  190  09/10/1959
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