1962 Detroit Tigers

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Season Overview

85-76 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1962 Detroit Tigers

What was the record of the 1962 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a 85-76 record. They went 49-33 at home and 36-43 on the road.

What division did the 1962 Detroit Tigers play in?

The 1962 Detroit Tigers played in the American League, which didn't have any divisions in 1962.

What was the 1962 Detroit Tigers record by month?

The 1962 Detroit Tigers had their best month in September, when they went 18-10 and had a 64.3% win percentage. Their worst month was June, when they went 13-17 and had a 43.3% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 8-6 57.1% +20
May 16-13 55.2% +19
June 13-17 43.3% -4
July 12-15 44.4% -16
August 18-15 54.5% +27
September 18-10 64.3% +20

Did the 1962 Detroit Tigers make the Postseason?

No, the Tigers didn't make the Postseason in 1962.

What was the run differential for the 1962 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a run differential of +66. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Tigers could have been expected to have about 87.2 wins, or a 87-74 record in the regular season.

How did the 1962 Detroit Tigers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1962 Detroit Tigers went 28-29.

How did the 1962 Detroit Tigers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1962 Detroit Tigers went 7-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1962 Detroit Tigers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1962 Detroit Tigers was a 5 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1962 Detroit Tigers?

The longest losing streak that the Detroit Tigers had during the 1962 regular season was 7 games, which occured 2 separate times.

1962 Detroit Tigers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Mon, Apr 9, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 1 - 4
Fri, Apr 13, 1962 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 3
Sat, Apr 14, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 5 - 11
Tue, Apr 17, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 9 - 2
Wed, Apr 18, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 1
Thu, Apr 19, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 5 - 9
Sat, Apr 21, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Apr 22, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 6
Tue, Apr 24, 1962 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 1 - 0
Wed, Apr 25, 1962 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 8 - 9
Thu, Apr 26, 1962 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 11 - 7
Fri, Apr 27, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 13 - 4
Sat, Apr 28, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Apr 29, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 13 - 6
Tue, May 1, 1962 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 3 - 2 (10)
Wed, May 2, 1962 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 8 - 12
Thu, May 3, 1962 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 4 - 6
Fri, May 4, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 4
Sat, May 5, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 7
Sun, May 6, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 7 - 10
Tue, May 8, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 10 - 1
Wed, May 9, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Win 6 - 3
Thu, May 10, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 4 - 6
Fri, May 11, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Win 5 - 1
Sat, May 12, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 5
Sun, May 13, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Win 6 - 5
Tue, May 15, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 4
Wed, May 16, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 8
Fri, May 18, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 9
Sat, May 19, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Win 9 - 3
Sun, May 20, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 7
Sun, May 20, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 6
Mon, May 21, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Thu, May 24, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4 (11)
Fri, May 25, 1962 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 4
Sat, May 26, 1962 @ New York Yankees Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 27, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 4
Sun, May 27, 1962 @ New York Yankees Win 5 - 1
Mon, May 28, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 1
Tue, May 29, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 12 - 4
Wed, May 30, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Wed, May 30, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 6
Thu, May 31, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 13 - 5
Fri, Jun 1, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 7
Sat, Jun 2, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 3, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 6
Wed, Jun 6, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jun 6, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2 (11)
Thu, Jun 7, 1962 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Jun 8, 1962 @ Washington Senators Win 7 - 6 (10)
Fri, Jun 8, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 0 - 1
Sat, Jun 9, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 4 (10)
Sun, Jun 10, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Jun 10, 1962 @ Washington Senators Loss 4 - 5
Tue, Jun 12, 1962 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jun 15, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 3
Sat, Jun 16, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jun 17, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Win 8 - 5
Sun, Jun 17, 1962 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 5
Tue, Jun 19, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 0
Wed, Jun 20, 1962 vs Washington Senators Loss 4 - 5
Thu, Jun 21, 1962 vs Washington Senators Win 6 - 3
Fri, Jun 22, 1962 vs New York Yankees Win 7 - 5
Sat, Jun 23, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Sat, Jun 23, 1962 vs New York Yankees Win 5 - 4
Sun, Jun 24, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 7 - 9 (22)
Mon, Jun 25, 1962 vs New York Yankees Loss 0 - 2
Tue, Jun 26, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 0
Tue, Jun 26, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 3 (12)
Wed, Jun 27, 1962 vs Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 0
Fri, Jun 29, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 1 - 0
Sat, Jun 30, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 6
Sat, Jun 30, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 4
Sun, Jul 1, 1962 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Mon, Jul 2, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 2 - 1
Tue, Jul 3, 1962 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4 (11)
Wed, Jul 4, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 1 (10)
Wed, Jul 4, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 6 (13)
Thu, Jul 5, 1962 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Jul 6, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4
Sat, Jul 7, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 6 - 7
Sun, Jul 8, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 1
Sun, Jul 8, 1962 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 2
Thu, Jul 12, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Fri, Jul 13, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Jul 14, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 4
Sun, Jul 15, 1962 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 3 - 5
Tue, Jul 17, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 0 - 1
Wed, Jul 18, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 0 - 5
Thu, Jul 19, 1962 @ Los Angeles Angels Loss 1 - 2
Fri, Jul 20, 1962 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 10 - 3
Sat, Jul 21, 1962 @ Kansas City Athletics Win 7 - 5
Sun, Jul 22, 1962 @ Kansas City Athletics Loss 3 - 11
Mon, Jul 23, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 8
Tue, Jul 24, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Wed, Jul 25, 1962 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Jul 27, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 4 - 3
Sat, Jul 28, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 6 - 1
Sun, Jul 29, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Win 7 - 6
Sun, Jul 29, 1962 vs Los Angeles Angels Loss 8 - 12
Wed, Aug 1, 1962 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 6 - 5
Wed, Aug 1, 1962 vs Kansas City Athletics Win 9 - 1
Thu, Aug 2, 1962 vs Kansas City Athletics Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Aug 3, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 7
Sat, Aug 4, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4
Sun, Aug 5, 1962 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 8 (11)