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Detroit Tigers

1939 Detroit Tigers Roster

American League (AL)
Team Record: 81-73
Finished 5th in the AL

Manager: Del Baker (81-73)

1939 Detroit Tigers Statistics
1939 Detroit Tigers Roster

The Detroit Tigers of the American League ended the season with a record of 81 wins and 73 losses, finishing fifth in the AL. Del Baker served as manager.


Regular Season Runs Scored: 849
Regular Season Runs Scored Against: 762

DateGameResHomeRoadRecord
April 18, 1939Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 6W1-00-01-0
April 20, 1939Chicago White Sox 7 at Detroit Tigers 8W2-00-02-0
April 21, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Cleveland Indians 5L2-00-12-1
April 22, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Cleveland Indians 2L2-00-22-2
April 23, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at Cleveland Indians 0W2-01-23-2
April 24, 1939St. Louis Browns 2 at Detroit Tigers 4W3-01-24-2
April 25, 1939St. Louis Browns 7 at Detroit Tigers 2L3-11-24-3
April 26, 1939St. Louis Browns 6 at Detroit Tigers 7W4-11-25-3
April 27, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Chicago White Sox 2L4-11-35-4
April 29, 1939Cleveland Indians 7 at Detroit Tigers 1L4-21-35-5
April 30, 1939Cleveland Indians 1 at Detroit Tigers 14W5-21-36-5
May 2, 1939New York Yankees 22 at Detroit Tigers 2L5-31-36-6
May 3, 1939New York Yankees 10 at Detroit Tigers 6L5-41-36-7
May 4, 1939Boston Red Sox 7 at Detroit Tigers 6L5-51-36-8
May 5, 1939Boston Red Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 1L5-61-36-9
May 6, 1939Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 4L5-71-36-10
May 7, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Detroit Tigers 3L5-81-36-11
May 8, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Detroit Tigers 5L5-91-36-12
May 10, 1939Washington Senators 1 at Detroit Tigers 5W6-91-37-12
May 11, 1939Washington Senators 4 at Detroit Tigers 2L6-101-37-13
May 12, 1939Detroit Tigers 0 at St. Louis Browns 1L6-101-47-14
May 13, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at St. Louis Browns 5L6-101-57-15
May 14, 1939Detroit Tigers 14 at St. Louis Browns 4W6-102-58-15
May 14, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at St. Louis Browns 4W6-103-59-15
May 16, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Washington Senators 2W6-104-510-15
May 17, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Washington Senators 4L6-104-610-16
May 18, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at Washington Senators 3L6-104-710-17
May 19, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Philadelphia Athletics 11L6-104-810-18
May 20, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6L6-104-910-19
May 21, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Boston Red Sox 8L6-104-1010-20
May 23, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at Boston Red Sox 2W6-105-1011-20
May 24, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at New York Yankees 1W6-106-1012-20
May 25, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at New York Yankees 5L6-106-1112-21
May 27, 1939St. Louis Browns 5 at Detroit Tigers 12W7-106-1113-21
May 28, 1939St. Louis Browns 2 at Detroit Tigers 6W8-106-1114-21
May 29, 1939St. Louis Browns 9 at Detroit Tigers 10W9-106-1115-21
May 30, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at Chicago White Sox 6L9-106-1215-22
May 30, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at Chicago White Sox 3W9-107-1216-22
June 1, 1939Boston Red Sox 14 at Detroit Tigers 5L9-117-1216-23
June 2, 1939Boston Red Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 8W10-117-1217-23
June 4, 1939New York Yankees 8 at Detroit Tigers 4L10-127-1217-24
June 5, 1939New York Yankees 0 at Detroit Tigers 3W11-127-1218-24
June 6, 1939New York Yankees 2 at Detroit Tigers 6W12-127-1219-24
June 7, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 5 at Detroit Tigers 4L12-137-1219-25
June 8, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 8W13-137-1220-25
June 9, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 14W14-137-1221-25
June 10, 1939Washington Senators 5 at Detroit Tigers 6W15-137-1222-25
June 10, 1939Washington Senators 5 at Detroit Tigers 17W16-137-1223-25
June 11, 1939Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 6W17-137-1224-25
June 14, 1939Detroit Tigers 9 at Boston Red Sox 8W17-138-1225-25
June 14, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Boston Red Sox 2W17-139-1226-25
June 15, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Boston Red Sox 3W17-1310-1227-25
June 16, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at Boston Red Sox 7W17-1311-1228-25
June 17, 1939Detroit Tigers 0 at New York Yankees 1L17-1311-1328-26
June 18, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at New York Yankees 5W17-1312-1329-26
June 19, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at New York Yankees 8L17-1312-1429-27
June 20, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 0W17-1313-1430-27
June 22, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 6L17-1313-1530-28
June 23, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at Washington Senators 4W17-1314-1531-28
June 24, 1939Detroit Tigers 4 at Washington Senators 12L17-1314-1631-29
June 25, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Washington Senators 5W17-1315-1632-29
June 26, 1939Detroit Tigers 11 at Cleveland Indians 2W17-1316-1633-29
June 27, 1939Detroit Tigers 0 at Cleveland Indians 5L17-1316-1733-30
June 30, 1939Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 3W18-1316-1734-30
July 1, 1939Chicago White Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 6W19-1316-1735-30
July 1, 1939Chicago White Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 3L19-1416-1735-31
July 2, 1939Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 5W20-1416-1736-31
July 3, 1939Cleveland Indians 4 at Detroit Tigers 2L20-1516-1736-32
July 4, 1939Cleveland Indians 0 at Detroit Tigers 4W21-1516-1737-32
July 6, 1939Detroit Tigers 9 at St. Louis Browns 5W21-1517-1738-32
July 7, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at St. Louis Browns 8L21-1517-1838-33
July 8, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at Chicago White Sox 10L21-1517-1938-34
July 9, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Chicago White Sox 4L21-1517-2038-35
July 9, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Chicago White Sox 6L21-1517-2138-36
July 13, 1939New York Yankees 6 at Detroit Tigers 10W22-1517-2139-36
July 14, 1939New York Yankees 6 at Detroit Tigers 3L22-1617-2139-37
July 15, 1939New York Yankees 10 at Detroit Tigers 7L22-1717-2139-38
July 16, 1939Boston Red Sox 9 at Detroit Tigers 2L22-1817-2139-39
July 16, 1939Boston Red Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 0L22-1917-2139-40
July 17, 1939Boston Red Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 13W23-1917-2140-40
July 18, 1939Washington Senators 10 at Detroit Tigers 2L23-2017-2140-41
July 19, 1939Washington Senators 0 at Detroit Tigers 11W24-2017-2141-41
July 20, 1939Washington Senators 8 at Detroit Tigers 7L24-2117-2141-42
July 21, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 6 at Detroit Tigers 2L24-2217-2141-43
July 22, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 2L24-2317-2141-44
July 22, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 10 at Detroit Tigers 11W25-2317-2142-44
July 23, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 3 at Detroit Tigers 16W26-2317-2143-44
July 25, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Washington Senators 5L26-2317-2243-45
July 26, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Washington Senators 1W26-2318-2244-45
July 27, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at Washington Senators 1W26-2319-2245-45
July 28, 1939Detroit Tigers 0 at Philadelphia Athletics 3L26-2319-2345-46
July 29, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 6W26-2320-2346-46
July 30, 1939Detroit Tigers 14 at Philadelphia Athletics 0W26-2321-2347-46
July 30, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at Philadelphia Athletics 3W26-2322-2348-46
August 1, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at New York Yankees 2W26-2323-2349-46
August 2, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at New York Yankees 2W26-2324-2350-46
August 3, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at New York Yankees 12L26-2324-2450-47
August 5, 1939Detroit Tigers 16 at Boston Red Sox 4W26-2325-2451-47
August 6, 1939Detroit Tigers 10 at Boston Red Sox 1W26-2326-2452-47
August 6, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Boston Red Sox 8L26-2326-2552-48
August 8, 1939Chicago White Sox 5 at Detroit Tigers 3L26-2426-2552-49
August 9, 1939Chicago White Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 10W27-2426-2553-49
August 10, 1939Chicago White Sox 3 at Detroit Tigers 4W28-2426-2554-49
August 11, 1939St. Louis Browns 3 at Detroit Tigers 4W29-2426-2555-49
August 12, 1939St. Louis Browns 17 at Detroit Tigers 3L29-2526-2555-50
August 13, 1939St. Louis Browns 11 at Detroit Tigers 7L29-2626-2555-51
August 14, 1939Cleveland Indians 8 at Detroit Tigers 4L29-2726-2555-52
August 14, 1939Cleveland Indians 3 at Detroit Tigers 10W30-2726-2556-52
August 15, 1939Cleveland Indians 3 at Detroit Tigers 12W31-2726-2557-52
August 16, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Chicago White Sox 7L31-2726-2657-53
August 17, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Chicago White Sox 2L31-2726-2757-54
August 19, 1939Detroit Tigers 9 at St. Louis Browns 3W31-2727-2758-54
August 20, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at St. Louis Browns 6L31-2727-2858-55
August 22, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 4 at Detroit Tigers 9W32-2727-2859-55
August 23, 1939Philadelphia Athletics 7 at Detroit Tigers 6L32-2827-2859-56
August 24, 1939Washington Senators 1 at Detroit Tigers 8W33-2827-2860-56
August 25, 1939Washington Senators 2 at Detroit Tigers 5W34-2827-2861-56
August 26, 1939Washington Senators 3 at Detroit Tigers 6W35-2827-2862-56
August 27, 1939New York Yankees 13 at Detroit Tigers 3L35-2927-2862-57
August 28, 1939New York Yankees 18 at Detroit Tigers 2L35-3027-2862-58
August 29, 1939New York Yankees 6 at Detroit Tigers 7W36-3027-2863-58
August 30, 1939Boston Red Sox 6 at Detroit Tigers 7W37-3027-2864-58
August 31, 1939Boston Red Sox 4 at Detroit Tigers 11W38-3027-2865-58
September 1, 1939Boston Red Sox 10 at Detroit Tigers 14W39-3027-2866-58
September 2, 1939Detroit Tigers 0 at Chicago White Sox 2L39-3027-2966-59
September 3, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Chicago White Sox 8L39-3027-3066-60
September 3, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at Chicago White Sox 2W39-3028-3067-60
September 4, 1939St. Louis Browns 3 at Detroit Tigers 2L39-3128-3067-61
September 4, 1939St. Louis Browns 5 at Detroit Tigers 539-3128-3067-61
September 5, 1939St. Louis Browns 2 at Detroit Tigers 4W40-3128-3068-61
September 6, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at Cleveland Indians 0W40-3129-3069-61
September 7, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at Cleveland Indians 9L40-3129-3169-62
September 10, 1939Chicago White Sox 1 at Detroit Tigers 5W41-3129-3170-62
September 10, 1939Chicago White Sox 11 at Detroit Tigers 9L41-3229-3170-63
September 12, 1939Detroit Tigers 1 at Boston Red Sox 2L41-3229-3270-64
September 13, 1939Detroit Tigers 0 at Boston Red Sox 1L41-3229-3370-65
September 14, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at New York Yankees 1W41-3230-3371-65
September 15, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at New York Yankees 10L41-3230-3471-66
September 16, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at New York Yankees 8L41-3230-3571-67
September 17, 1939Detroit Tigers 3 at Washington Senators 2W41-3231-3572-67
September 18, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at Washington Senators 4L41-3231-3672-68
September 19, 1939Detroit Tigers 8 at Philadelphia Athletics 4W41-3232-3673-68
September 20, 1939Detroit Tigers 4 at Philadelphia Athletics 5L41-3232-3773-69
September 21, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at Philadelphia Athletics 6W41-3233-3774-69
September 22, 1939Detroit Tigers 4 at Cleveland Indians 5L41-3233-3874-70
September 23, 1939Detroit Tigers 6 at Cleveland Indians 3W41-3234-3875-70
September 24, 1939Detroit Tigers 2 at Cleveland Indians 1W41-3235-3876-70
September 24, 1939Detroit Tigers 9 at Cleveland Indians 1W41-3236-3877-70
September 26, 1939Detroit Tigers 5 at St. Louis Browns 4W41-3237-3878-70
September 26, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at St. Louis Browns 5W41-3238-3879-70
September 27, 1939Detroit Tigers 7 at St. Louis Browns 4W41-3239-3880-70
September 29, 1939Cleveland Indians 4 at Detroit Tigers 3L41-3339-3880-71
September 29, 1939Cleveland Indians 3 at Detroit Tigers 0L41-3439-3880-72
October 1, 1939Cleveland Indians 8 at Detroit Tigers 3L41-3539-3880-73
October 1, 1939Cleveland Indians 0 at Detroit Tigers 1W42-3539-3881-73