About the Detroit Tigers Encyclopedia
The Online Detroit Tigers Encyclopedia is published by Detroit Athletic Co., a sports retailer located in downtown Detroit, less than 50 yards from the former site of Tiger Stadium at the corner of Michigan and Trumbull. Detroit Athletic Co. is committed to supporting business in Detroit, which is why we still have our showroom on Michigan Avenue and dedicate ourselves to providing the best possible customer service to fans of Detroit sports teams.
Information on this website comes from various sources, including:
- The batting and pitching statistics and basic player biographical information are from Baseball-DataBank.org.
- Hitting streak data, feats, postseason data, and awards data are from research by Dan Holmes.
- Uniform number information is from research by Dan Holmes (mostly from Detroit Tigers' media guides and yearbooks), as well as baseball-almanac.com
- Photos are from Sports-Reference LLC, and other sources such as Detroit Tigers' yearbooks. Please let us know of any photos that you believe are in copyright infringement.
- Bios, team season recaps, articles, lists, and other copy are from Detroit Athletic Co. and may not be reused without permission of Detroit Athletic Co.
- Special thanks to Scott Ferkovich, who wrote many of the team season recaps.
The Online Detroit Tigers Database is in no way affiliated with the Detroit Tigers or Major League Baseball.