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Detroit Tigers

SP: Kid Nicholls
SP: Bert Blyleven
SP: Ted Lyons
SP: Babe Adams
SP: Don Newcombe

RP: Sparky Lyle
RP: Elroy Face
RP: Dave Giusti
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CL: Doug Jones

C: Jorge Posada
1B: Dan Brouthers
2B: Charlie Gehringer
SS: Joe Sewell
3B: Eddie Matthews
RF: Harry Heilmann
CF: Willie Mays
LF: Ed Delahanty

Bench: Roger Connor
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Willie Mays - OF
1951-1973
New York / San Francisco Giants (1951–1952, 1954–1972)
New York Mets (1972–1973)
2992 Games, 3,283 Hits, .302 BAA, 660 HR

"No record book reflects this kind of concentration, determination, perseverance or ability. As a player, Willie Mays could never be captured by mere statistics." - Sportswriter Harry Jupiter in The San Francisco Chronicle

24 All-Star (1954, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1959, 1960, 1960, 1961, 1961, 1962, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973)
World Series champion (1954)
12 Gold Glove Award winner (1957, 1958, 1959, 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968)
2 NL MVP (1954, 1965)
1951 NL Rookie of the Year
2 MLB All-Star Game MVP (1963, 1968)
NL Batting Title (1954)
1971 Roberto Clemente Award
San Francisco Giants #24 retired
Major League Baseball All-Century Team
Major League Baseball All-Time Team
Baseball Hall of Fame

Kid Nichols - SP
1890-1906
Boston Beaneaters (1890–1901)
St. Louis Cardinals (1904–1905)
Philadelphia Phillies (1905–1906)
520 Games, 361 Wins, 2.95 ERA,

"I take pride in two things. My election to baseball's Hall of Fame and the fact I never was removed from a game for a relief hurler." - Kid Nichols

National League pennant: 1891, 1892, 1893, 1897, 1898
7th-most wins in Major League history (361)
11th-most innings pitched in Major League history (5056.3)
National League wins champion: 1896–1898
3-time National League shutout leader
11 20-win seasons
7 30-win seasons
Baseball Hall of Fame

Eddie Matthews - 3B
1952-1968
Boston / Milwaukee / Atlanta Braves (1952–1966)
Houston Astros (1967)
Detroit Tigers (1967–1968)
2,391 Games, .271 AVG, 512 HR, 1,453 RBI

"I've only known three or four perfect swings in my time. This lad has one of them." - Ty Cobb

12 All-Star selection (1953, 1955, 1956, 1957, 1958, 1959, 1959, 1960, 1960, 1961, 1961, 1962)
2 World Series champion (1957, 1968)
Atlanta Braves #41 retired
Baseball Hall of Fame

Charlie Gehringer - 2B
1924-1942
Detroit Tigers (1924–1942)
2323 Games, .320 AVG, 184 HR, 1,427 RBI

"He'd (Charlie Gehringer) say hello at the start of Spring Training and goodbye at the end of the season and the rest of the time he let his bat and glove do all the talking for him." - Ty Cobb

6 All-Star (1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938)
World Series champion (1935)
1937 AL MVP
1937 AL batting title
Detroit Tigers #2 retired
Baseball Hall of Fame


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