2012 Detroit Tigers Roster

The 2012 Detroit Tigers team roster seen on this page includes every player who appeared in a game during the 2012 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 2012 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 2012 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 2012 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 2012 Detroit Tigers primary starters list. These team rosters are presented only when and where the data is available.

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6-00
195
Right
Right
1986-06-10
6-05
190
Right
Right
1986-06-06
6-03
220
Left
Left
1985-11-15
6-04
250
Right
Right
1977-07-26
6-01
210
Left
Left
1982-07-19
6-05
225
Left
Right
1988-09-17
6-00
230
Right
Right
1973-11-25
6-03
210
Left
Right
1984-12-26
6-08
210
Right
Left
1984-02-04
5-11
200
Right
Right
1986-08-26
5-11
185
Right
Right
1988-10-12
6-05
205
Right
Right
1988-12-27
6-06
215
Right
Right
1986-05-10
6-00
205
Right
Right
1984-02-27
6-03
215
Right
Right
1984-07-27
6-00
210
Left
Left
1986-05-09
6-03
190
Left
Left
1989-06-13
6-05
215
Right
Right
1991-05-21
6-04
265
Right
Right
1978-03-24
6-05
225
Right
Right
1983-02-20
6-00
170
Right
Right
1987-05-10
6-02
205
Right
Right
1984-09-28
6-02
180
Left
Left
1987-12-09
5-11
210
Right
Left
1987-01-29
6-00
214
Right
Right
1987-11-19
6-01
230
Right
Right
1979-11-13
6-00
200
Right
Right
1981-04-29
6-02
220
Right
Right
1981-06-21
6-04
249
Right
Right
1983-04-18
6-05
270
Right
Right
1980-07-12
5-11
275
Right
Left
1984-05-09
5-11
195
Right
Right
1981-12-26
5-11
190
Right
Right
1977-05-19
6-02
225
Right
Right
1982-05-28
6-01
215
Right
Right
1991-03-26
5-11
175
Right
Both
1979-08-31
6-01
195
Right
Right
1985-09-30
6-01
195
Left
Left
1984-11-21
6-04
225
Left
Left
1985-04-12
6-00
195
Left
Left
1986-01-24
6-04
250
Right
Right
1991-06-12
6-01
198
Right
Right
1987-02-01
6-04
215
Right
Left
1980-02-15
6-00
185
Right
Right
1981-04-17
5-11
195
Right
Left
1983-11-14
6-03
240
Right
Right
1985-09-14
5-08
175
Right
Left
1982-10-03
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The 2012 Detroit Tigers played 162 games during the regular season, won 88 games, lost 74 games, and finished in first position. They played their home games at Comerica Park (Park Factors: 104/104) where 2,642,045 fans witnessed their 2012 Tigers finish the season with a .543 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 2012 Detroit Tigers Opening Day starters list, a 2012 Detroit Tigers salary list, a 2012 Detroit Tigers uniform number breakdown and a 2012 Detroit Tigers primary starters list:

2012 Detroit Tigers
Opening Day Starters

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2012 Detroit Tigers
Salaries

Prince Fielder $23,000,000.00
Miguel Cabrera $21,000,000.00
Justin Verlander $20,000,000.00
Jose Valverde $9,000,000.00
Delmon Young $6,750,000.00
Joaquin Benoit $5,500,000.00
Brandon Inge $5,500,000.00
Jhonny Peralta $5,500,000.00
Omar Infante $4,000,000.00
Max Scherzer $3,750,000.00
Rick Porcello $3,100,000.00
Octavio Dotel $3,000,000.00
Ryan Raburn $2,100,000.00
Ramon Santiago $2,100,000.00
Jacob Turner $1,175,000.00
Phil Coke $1,100,000.00
Gerald Laird $1,000,000.00
Don Kelly $900,000.00
Austin Jackson $520,000.00
Alex Avila $510,000.00
Doug Fister $507,500.00
Brennan Boesch $502,500.00
Al Alburquerque $495,000.00
Daniel Schlereth $490,000.00
Jose Ortega $489,000.00
Collin Balester $485,000.00
Andy Dirks $485,000.00
Brad Eldred $485,000.00
Quintin Berry $484,000.00
Duane Below $482,000.00
Danny Worth $482,000.00
Clete Thomas $481,000.00
Casey Crosby $480,000.00
Darin Downs $480,000.00
Avisail Garcia $480,000.00
Bryan Holaday $480,000.00
Luis Marte $480,000.00
Hernan Perez $480,000.00
Luke Putkonen $480,000.00
Omir Santos $480,000.00
Drew Smyly $480,000.00
Brayan Villarreal $480,000.00
Thad Weber $480,000.00
Adam Wilk $480,000.00
Matthew Young $480,000.00

2012 Detroit Tigers
Uniform Numbers

Did you know that a 2012 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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