1986 Detroit Tigers Roster

The 1986 Detroit Tigers team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 1986 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 1986 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 1986 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 1986 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 1986 Detroit Tigers primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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1986 Detroit Tigers


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Complete Roster

6-03
190
Right
Right
1948-08-09
6-04
210
Left
Left
1960-03-03
6-03
180
Left
Left
1954-11-14
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-02-24
6-02
215
Right
Right
1964-04-10
6-03
215
Left
Left
1959-07-29
5-11
200
Right
Right
1956-03-30
6-03
200
Right
Right
1955-05-16
6-02
195
Right
Right
1960-08-30
6-03
195
Right
Right
1956-09-15
6-04
200
Right
Right
1958-11-13
6-04
180
Left
Left
1958-01-20
6-00
185
Right
Right
1950-06-19
6-03
195
Left
Left
1953-07-03
6-02
205
Right
Left
1958-05-11
6-00
193
Left
Left
1956-09-12
5-11
190
Right
Right
1955-02-05
6-03
210
Right
Left
1957-10-23
6-01
185
Right
Left
1963-10-31
6-03
220
Right
Right
1956-06-15
5-09
165
Right
Both
1961-04-03
6-02
185
Left
Left
1953-06-06
5-10
170
Right
Right
1953-08-10
6-01
185
Right
Right
1962-06-02
6-03
216
Right
Right
1956-11-30
6-02
205
Right
Left
1947-05-26
6-02
210
Left
Left
1960-06-14
5-11
195
Right
Both
1959-09-12
6-00
175
Right
Right
1958-02-21
5-11
160
Right
Left
1957-05-12
5-11
175
Left
Both
1952-10-20
6-00
185
Right
Left
1960-10-06
6-03
215
Left
Left
1957-05-28
6-02
195
Right
Right
1959-10-16
6-03
195
Right
Right
1953-11-03
6-00
195
Right
Right
1955-02-12
6-03
175
Right
Left
1957-12-04
6-00
195
Right
Right
1956-04-20
6-03
188
Right
Left
1948-08-04
6-01
190
Right
Left
1954-07-18


The 1986 Detroit Tigers played 162 games during the regular season, won 87 games, lost 75 games, and finished in third position. They played their home games at Tiger Stadium (Park Factors: 100/99) where 1,899,437 fans witnessed their 1986 Tigers finish the season with a .537 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 1986 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 1986 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 1986 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 1986 Detroit Tigers primary starters list:

1986 Detroit Tigers
Opening Day Starters


No Opening Day Information Available


1986 Detroit Tigers
Salaries

Kirk Gibson $1,200,000.00
Willie Hernandez $960,000.00
Jack Morris $875,000.00
Dan Petry $875,000.00
Lance Parrish $850,000.00
Darrell Evans $793,333.00
Dave Collins $700,000.00
Chet Lemon $698,571.00
Larry Herndon $687,500.00
Lou Whitaker $670,000.00
Frank Tanana $662,500.00
Alan Trammell $567,143.00
Dave LaPoint $550,000.00
Tom Brookens $325,000.00
Dave Bergman $316,667.00
Walt Terrell $260,000.00
Johnny Grubb $250,000.00
Bill Campbell $200,000.00
Pat Sheridan $150,000.00
Randy O'Neal $80,000.00
Darnell Coles $75,000.00
Mike Laga $72,500.00
Dwight Lowry $62,500.00
Doug Baker $60,000.00
Chuck Cary $60,000.00
Bruce Fields $60,000.00
Bryan Kelly $60,000.00
Eric King $60,000.00
Jack Lazorko $60,000.00
Scotti Madison $60,000.00
Matt Nokes $60,000.00
Jim Slaton $60,000.00
Harry Spilman $60,000.00

Did you know that a 1986 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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