The Detroit Tigers have enjoyed a rich baseball history over more than 100 years. Here is an all-time 25-man roster made up of Tigers through the years.
Oct 5, 2014; Detroit, MI, USA; General view of Comerica Park before the game of the Detroit Tigers against the Baltimore Orioles during game three of the 2014 ALDS baseball playoff game at Comerica Park. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
As a charter member of the American League, the Detroit Tigers have 115 seasons in their history book. With so many years of history, some of the game’s best have worn the Old English D through the years.
They may not be able to claim the number of world Titles of the New York Yankees, but the Tigers have made World Series appearances in seven different decades.
What if we could take the very best Tigers players from all the years in their storied history to create one ultimate 25-man roster? Through the magic of the interwebs, we can and we did as a joint effort between Detroit Jock City editors Matt Snyder and Zac Snyder.
Some of the decisions were no-brainers while others might be surprising to some. Take a look at this Tigers all-time 25-man roster and let us know what you think by leaving a comment at the bottom of this post or find Detroit Jock City on Facebook and/or Twitter.
Now on to the roster…