DETROIT TIGERS 1983

 

DETROIT 1983 Schedule - June-to-July

 

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1 Tue 5 Apr @ Minnesota L 2 3 10 0-1 Lysander (1-0) James (0-1)   Tigers fail to score in 10th with runners on corners with no outs.
2 Wed 6 Apr @ Minnesota W 13 4   1-1 Petry (1-0) O'Connor (0-1)   Parrish 4-4, 2 BBs, 2B, HR (1), 3 RBI, 2 RS
3 Thu 7 Apr @ Minnesota L 1 3   1-2 Williams (1-0) Urdur (0-1) Davis (1) Tigers score with 2-outs in 9th on 3-base error by RF.
4 Fri 8 Apr H Chicago L 3 10   1-3 Lamp (1-0) Wilcox (0-1) Barojas (1) Gibson 2-5, 2B, RBI, SB
  Sat 9 Apr H Chicago RAIN OUT          
5 Sun 10 Apr H Chicago W 4 0   2-3 Morris (1-0) Hoyt (1-1)   Morris: CG, 5-hits, 4 BB, 6 Ks. Gibson, 2-run HR (1)
  Mon 11 Apr   OFF                  
6 Tue 12 Apr @ New York W 11 0   3-3 Petry (2-0) Guidry (1-1)   Petry: CG, 5-hits, 1 BB, 3 Ks. Whitaker: 4-5, 2B, HR (2), 2 RBI, 3 RS.
7 Wed 13 Apr @ New York W 8 5   4-3 Berenguer (1-0) Frazier (0-1) Lopez (1) Tigers score 3 runs in 9th breaking 5-5 tie.
8 Thu 14 Apr @ New York L 2 4   4-4 Righetti (2-0) Morris (1-1) Gossage (3) Parrish hits 2-run HR (2) in 1st.
9 Fri 15 Apr @ Chicago L 3 4 10 4-5 Tidrow (1-0) Rozema (0-1)   Herndon, 2-5, HR (1), RBI
10 Sat 16 Apr @ Chicago L 4 6   4-6 Bannister (2-0) Petry (2-1) Barojas (2) Herndon's 3-run HR (2) gives Tigers 4-3 lead in 8th.
11 Sun 17 Apr @ Chicago W 12 9   5-6 Berenguer (2-0) Burns (0-1) Lopez (2) Leach, 2-5, 2 2Bs, 5 RBI; Wilson 5-5, 3B, 4 RBI
  Mon 18 Apr   OFF                  
  Tue 19 Apr H Kan. City RAIN OUT          
12 Wed 20 Apr H Kansas City W 5 1   6-6 Morris (2-1) Gura (0-3)   Morris: CG, 4-hits, 0 ER, 1 BB, 11 Ks. Cabell, 2-run HR (1) & Whitaker 2-run HR (2)
  Thu 21 Apr   OFF                  
13 Fri 22 Apr H Seattle L 3 9   6-7 Stoddard (1-3) Wilcox (0-2) Vande Berg (3) Gibson, 2-4, 2B, HR (2), 3 RBI
14 Sat 23 Apr H Seattle W 10 9   7-7 Petry (3-1) Moore (1-3) Lopez (3) Parrish 3-5, 2 HRs (3,4), 6 RBI
15 Sun 24 Apr H Seattle L 3 5   7-8 Stanton (1-0) Morris (2-2)   RARE PLAY: 4th, Wilson out on fan interference in 1st base stands.
  Mon 25 Apr   OFF                  
  Tue 26 Apr   OFF                  
16 Wed 27 Apr @ California W 3 1   8-8 Wilcox (1-2) Zahn (2-1) Lopez (4) Tigers rally for 2-run in 9th on RBI singles by Whitaker & Trammell
  Thu 28 Apr @ California RAIN OUT         Rescheduled as DH on 21 July
17 Fri 29 Apr @ Oakland W 4 3   9-8 Morris (3-2) Baker (0-3)   Morris: CG, 5-hits, 3 ER, 3 BB, 8 Ks. Brookens, 3-5, 2B, HR (3), 2 RBI.
  Sat 30 Apr @ Oakland RAIN OUT         Rescheduled as DH on 1 May
18 Sat 1 May (DH1) @ Oakland W 6 1   10-8 Urdur (1-1) Codiroli (1-2)   Tigers score 4-runs in 3rd. Brookens, HR (4), 2 RBI.
19 Sun 1 May (DH2) @ Oakland W 5 3   11-8 Wilcox (2-2) Conroy (1-1) Lopez (5) Trammell's 2-run HR (1) in top of 9th breaks 3-3 tie.
  Mon 2 May   OFF                  
20 Tue 3 May @ Seattle L 1 4   11-9 Young (5-1) Petry (3-2) Caudill (5) Tigers held to 4-hits; Score only run in 6th for 1-0 lead.
21 Wed 4 May @ Seattle W 12 0   12-9 Morris (4-2) Beattie (0-1)   Morris: CG, 4-hits, 2 BB, 9 Ks. Tigers: 20 hits and HRs by Herndon (3), Parrish (6) & Johnson (1).
  Thu 5 May   OFF                  
22 Fri 6 May H California W 6 1   13-9 Wilcox (3-2) Kison (2-2)   Tigers score 5 runs in first.
23 Sat 7 May H California L 5 11   13-10 Young (4-1) Petry (3-3)   Parrish 3-5, 2B, HR (7) & 4 RBI.
24 Sun 8 May H California W 5 1   14-10 Morris (5-2) Kison (2-2)   Morris, 11 Ks; Gibson hits Grand Slam in 3rd..
  Mon 9 May   OFF                  
25 Tue 10 May H Oakland L 4 7   14-11 Langford (1-2) Rucker (0-1)   Rare Play: In 5th, Gibson has RBI triple when LF & CF collide and both are INJURED.
26 Wed 11 May H Oakland W 13 1   15-11 Wilcox (4-2) Norris (2-1)   Tigers: 20 hits and HRs by Gibson (4) 2 RBI & Johnson (2) 5 RBI.
27 Thu 12 May H Oakland W 7 2   16-11 Petry (4-3) Codiroli (2-3)   Parrish 2-4, 2B, HR (8) 4 RBI.
28 Fri 13 May @ Kan. City W 2 1   17-11 Morris (6-2) Leonard (3-3)   Parrish leads off 9th with GW HR (9).  Morris, CG, 7 hits, 1 ER, 1 BB, 8 Ks.
29 Sat 14 May @ Kan. City L 1 7   17-12 Splittorf (2-0) Rucker (0-2)   Wockenfuss' 1st HR with 1-out in 9th prevents shutout.
30 Sun 15 May @ Kan. City W 8 2   18-12 Wilcox (5-2) Blue (1-4)   Tigers score 6-runs in 2nd on 3-run HRs by Lemon (1) and Whitaker (4).
31 Mon 16 May H New York W 5 1   19-12 Petry (5-3) Guidry (5-2)   2-run HR by Lemon (2) and solo HR by Parrish (10).
  Tue 17 May H New York RAIN OUT         Game called after 3 innings with Detroit leading 4-3. Rescheduled as DH on 18 May.
32 Wed 18 May (DH1) H New York L 5 7   19-13 Rightetti (6-2) Rucker (0-3)   Lemon 2-3, HR (3), 4 RBI
33 Wed 18 May (DH2) H New York L 1 8   19-14 Alexander (2-1) Urdur (1-2)   Gibson's RBI single with 1-out in 9th prevents shutout.
34 Thu 19 May H Texas W 3 0   20-14 Wilcox (6-2) Smithson (0-6)   Wilcox, CG, 5-hits, 1 BB, 3 Ks. Gibson solo HR (5) in 3rd.
35 Fri 20 May H Texas W 8 6   21-14 Morris (7-2) Smithson (0-6)   Morris, 8 IP, 4-hits, 2 ER, 1 BB, 9 Ks.
36 Sat 21 May H Texas W 4 3   22-14 Petry (6-3) Honeycutt (2-4)   Back-to-back HRs by Wockenfuss (2) and Lemon (5) in bottom of 9th gives Tigers win. Lemon also hit solo HR in 7th.
37 Sun 22 May H Texas W 10 1   23-14 Rozema (1-1) Matlack (2-2)   Rozema, CG, 7 hits, ER, 0 BB, 8 Ks. Cabell 3-4, HR (2), 5 RBI.
38 Mon 23 May @ Toronto L 2 5   23-15 Leal (3-5) Wilcox (6-3) Moffitt (5) Whitaker's 2-run HR (5) in 5th are only Tiger runs.
39 Tue 24 May @ Toronto L 5 16   23-16 Morgan (2-1) Urdur (1-3)   2 RBI each by Whitaker & Parrish.
40 Wed 25 May @ Toronto L 0 3   23-17 Gott (2-4) Petry (6-4)   Tigers held to 4 hits and are shutout for 1st time. Lemon in 5th crashes into wall chasing long fly hit by Barfield. Lemon is INJ (1 G) but holds on to the ball.
  Thu 26 May   OFF                  
41 Fri 27 May (DH1) H Minnesota L 5 7   23-18 Lysander (5-2) Berenguer (2-1) Davis (4) Rain delay for 90 minutes with 1-out in bottom of 5th.
42 Fri 27 May (DH2) H Minnesota L 1 2   23-19 Filson (1-0) Rozema (1-2) Davis (5) Herndon's 2-out solo HR (4) in 9th is only Tiger run. In 2nd, Wilson after moving from 3rd on E by Ward was thrown out at home.
43 Sat 28 May H Minnesota W 14 3   24-19 Wilcox (7-3) Williams (2-3)   Tigers score 9-runs in 1st; first 11 batters reach base before 1st out is made. Wilson 4-5, 2 2Bs, 3 RBI.
44 Sun 29 May H Minnesota W 9 1   25-19 Morris (8-2) Viola (1-5)   Morris, CG, 5-hits, 1 ER, 1 BB, 8 Ks.   Wockenfuss, 4-4, HR (6), 3 RBI.
45 Mon 30 May H Toronto L 6 19   25-20 Stieb (9-2) Petry (6-5)   Herndon 4-5, 3 3Bs, 4 RBI.
  Tue 31 May   OFF