1957 Detroit Tigers Roster

The 1957 Detroit Tigers team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1957 season. It is a comprehensive team roster and player names are sorted by the fielding position where the most number of games were played during the regular season. Every player's name links to their career statistics.

Below the main roster you will find in the Fast Facts section: a 1957 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 1957 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 1957 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 1957 Detroit Tigers primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1957 Detroit Tigers


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Complete Roster

6-02
195
Left
Left
1927-07-31
6-03
195
Right
Right
1931-10-23
6-01
188
Right
Right
1925-02-03
5-10
180
Right
Right
1926-02-17
6-02
195
Right
Right
1933-09-17
5-11
180
Right
Right
1930-11-16
6-02
180
Right
Both
1920-01-15
6-03
205
Left
Left
1932-05-17
5-11
180
Right
Right
1930-04-10
6-04
210
Right
Right
1934-02-26
5-10
170
Right
Right
1929-01-31
6-00
170
Right
Right
1928-10-07
6-02
195
Right
Right
1933-06-29
5-10
185
Left
Left
1926-09-08
6-00
188
Right
Right
1932-02-10
6-00
175
Right
Right
1936-05-04
5-11
185
Right
Right
1919-12-01
6-02
190
Right
Left
1930-02-18
6-00
200
Right
Right
1929-03-07
5-11
180
Right
Right
1932-05-09
185
Right
Right
1935-01-08
6-01
175
Right
Right
1931-11-16
6-01
188
Right
Right
1923-07-27
6-00
185
Right
Right
1936-09-03
6-01
175
Right
Left
1928-01-10
5-11
175
Right
Right
1928-08-19
6-02
190
Right
Right
1930-12-04
6-00
188
Right
Both
1920-05-16
6-02½
210
Right
Left
1920-12-15
5-11
156
Right
Right
1930-02-28
6-03½
190
Right
Right
1937-11-29
6-03
180
Left
Left
1924-01-01
6-00
180
Right
Right
1924-07-07
6-00
182
Right
Right
1926-07-23
6-02
180
Right
Right
1934-12-19
5-11
185
Left
Left
1927-04-08
6-03½
205
Right
Right
1930-07-06
1 , 3
6-01
205
Right
Left
1935-10-12
6-02
180
Right
Right
1933-01-17
6-01½
180
Left
Left
1937-03-08
6-03
212
Right
Left
1929-12-30
6-00
190
Right
Right
1929-07-04
6-04
193
Right
Right
1921-09-06


The 1957 Detroit Tigers played 154 games during the regular season, won 78 games, lost 76 games, and finished in fourth position. They played their home games at Briggs Stadium (Park Factors: 103/102) where 1,272,346 fans witnessed their 1957 Tigers finish the season with a .506 winning percentage.

Baseball Almanac is pleased to present a unique set of rosters not easily found on the Internet. Included, where data is available, is a 1957 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 1957 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 1957 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 1957 Detroit Tigers primary starters list:

1957 Detroit Tigers
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1957 Detroit Tigers
Salaries

Al Kaline $29,000.00
Ray Boone $28,000.00
Frank House $14,000.00
Mel Clark $9,500.00
Jim Bunning $8,500.00
Lou Sleater $8,500.00
Jack Dittmer $4,100.00

Did you know that a 1957 Detroit Tigers Schedule is available and it includes dates of every game played, scores of every game played, a cumulative record, and many hard to find splits (Monthly Splits, Team vs Team Splits & Score Related Splits)?

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