DETROIT TIGERS HISTORY
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Hal Newhouser

Harold Newhouser
Prince Hal
Born: 5/20/1921 in Detroit, MI USA
Died: 11/10/1998 in Southfield, MI USA
Bats: L   Throws: L
Height: 6.2   Weight: 180 lb.
Hal Newhouser of the Detroit Tigers
Tiger Years
1939 — 1953

1940 American League Champion
1944 American League Most Valuable Player
1945 World Series Champion
1945 American League Most Valuable Player
1992 Baseball Hall of Fame
Detroit Tigers jersey #16

PRIMARY POSITION

P

All-Time
Tigers Ranking

#7   Sam Crawford
#8   Hal Newhouser
#9   Hank Greenberg
All rankings

Career Pitching Record

YearTeam LgWLPCTERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPH/9BB/9SO/9
1939DETAL010.0005.40111005.03330441.405.47.27.2
1940DETAL990.5004.862820700133.314981721276891.6910.15.16.0
1941DETAL9110.4504.793327510173.01661099261371061.758.67.15.5
1942DETAL8140.3642.4538231115183.7137735041141031.376.75.65.0
1943DETAL8170.3203.0437251011195.7163886631111441.407.55.16.6
1944DETAL2990.7632.2247342562312.3264947761021871.177.62.95.4
1945DETAL2590.7351.8140362982313.3239736351102121.116.93.26.1
1946DETAL2690.7431.9437342961292.7215776310982751.076.63.08.5
1947DETAL17170.5002.8740362432285.02681059191101761.338.53.55.6
1948DETAL21120.6363.0139351921272.32491099110991431.288.23.34.7
1949DETAL18110.6213.3638352231292.0277118109191111441.338.53.44.4
1950DETAL15130.5364.3435301513213.72321101032381871.469.83.43.7
1951DETAL660.5003.92151471096.39847421019371.219.21.83.5
1952DETAL990.5003.742519800154.014872641347571.278.62.73.3
1953DETAL010.0007.067400121.73122174861.8012.93.32.5
1954CLEAL720.7782.5126100746.7341613318251.116.63.54.8
1955CLEAL000.00200002.31000412.143.915.43.9

Totals2071500.5803.0648837421233262993.0267411971016137124917961.318.03.85.4
Per 16216123830173223621194801199142
DET2001480.5753.0746037321233192944.0263911811003134122717701.318.13.85.4

Postseason Pitching Record

YearRound TeamLgWLERAGGSCGSHOSVIPHRERHRBBSOWHIPH/9BB/9SO/9
1945WSDETAL216.103320020.725141404221.4010.91.79.6
1954WSCLEAL00100000.0111010

Totals216.534320020.726151505221.5011.32.29.6

Feats & Milestones

FeatMDYTeamLgOppLocDetails
200th Win001952DETAL

Hall of Fame Voting

YearBallotCategoryVotesPCT
1962BBWAAPlayer42.5
1964BBWAAPlayer2612.9
1966BBWAAPlayer3210.6
1967BBWAAPlayer6221.2
1968BBWAAPlayer6723.7
1969BBWAAPlayer8224.1
1970BBWAAPlayer8026.7
1971BBWAAPlayer9426.1
1972BBWAAPlayer9223.2
1973BBWAAPlayer7920.8
1974BBWAAPlayer7320.0
1975BBWAAPlayer15542.8
1992VeteransPlayer
75% needed for election by the BBWAA