1971 Detroit Tigers

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91-71 Missed Playoffs
Record Outcome

1971 Detroit Tigers

What was the record of the 1971 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a 91-71 record. They went 54-27 at home and 37-44 on the road.

What division did the 1971 Detroit Tigers play in?

The 1971 Detroit Tigers played in the East Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 1971 Detroit Tigers?

During the regular season, the 1971 Detroit Tigers went 52-38 against their AL East opponents.

What was the 1971 Detroit Tigers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Washington Senators 14-4 77.8% +33
Cleveland Indians 12-6 66.7% +31
New York Yankees 10-8 55.6% +17
Baltimore Orioles 10-8 55.6% -9
Boston Red Sox 6-12 33.3% -9

What was the 1971 Detroit Tigers record by month?

The 1971 Detroit Tigers had their best month in September, when they went 19-9 and had a 67.9% win percentage. Their worst month was July, when they went 13-15 and had a 46.4% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 10-10 50% -2
May 16-12 57.1% +18
June 16-13 55.2% +4
July 13-15 46.4% -14
August 17-12 58.6% +25
September 19-9 67.9% +25

Did the 1971 Detroit Tigers make the Postseason?

No, the Tigers didn't make the Postseason in 1971.

What was the run differential for the 1971 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a run differential of +56. Based on their run differential and their pythagorean expectation, the Tigers could have been expected to have about 87.2 wins, or a 87-75 record in the regular season.

How did the 1971 Detroit Tigers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 1971 Detroit Tigers went 36-33.

How did the 1971 Detroit Tigers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 1971 Detroit Tigers went 11-8 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 1971 Detroit Tigers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 1971 Detroit Tigers was a 7 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 1971 Detroit Tigers?

The longest losing streak that the Detroit Tigers had during the 1971 regular season was 3 games, which occured 6 separate times.

1971 Detroit Tigers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Tue, Apr 6, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 8 - 2
Fri, Apr 9, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 5 - 6
Sat, Apr 10, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Apr 11, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 4 (11)
Sun, Apr 11, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Apr 13, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 5
Wed, Apr 14, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 4 - 8
Thu, Apr 15, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 3 - 2
Fri, Apr 16, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Sat, Apr 17, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 9 (10)
Sun, Apr 18, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 0 - 1
Tue, Apr 20, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 6
Wed, Apr 21, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 1
Fri, Apr 23, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 9
Sat, Apr 24, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Apr 25, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Win 10 - 2
Mon, Apr 26, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 3
Tue, Apr 27, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 1 - 8
Wed, Apr 28, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1 (10)
Fri, Apr 30, 1971 @ California Angels Win 7 - 4
Sat, May 1, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 1 - 9
Sun, May 2, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 3 - 4
Tue, May 4, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Win 6 - 5
Wed, May 5, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 5
Fri, May 7, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 1
Sat, May 8, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 2 - 1
Sun, May 9, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 6
Mon, May 10, 1971 vs California Angels Win 5 - 2
Tue, May 11, 1971 vs California Angels Loss 0 - 5
Wed, May 12, 1971 vs California Angels Win 8 - 1
Fri, May 14, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 2 - 3
Sat, May 15, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 3 - 4 (15)
Sun, May 16, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 5 - 4
Mon, May 17, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 2 - 3
Tue, May 18, 1971 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 5
Wed, May 19, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 12 - 1
Thu, May 20, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3 (11)
Fri, May 21, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 1 - 0
Sat, May 22, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 3 - 1
Sun, May 23, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 5 - 0
Sun, May 23, 1971 vs Washington Senators Win 11 - 0
Tue, May 25, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 7 - 4
Wed, May 26, 1971 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Thu, May 27, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 3
Fri, May 28, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 6 - 3
Sat, May 29, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Loss 2 - 9
Sun, May 30, 1971 @ Milwaukee Brewers Win 9 - 5
Mon, May 31, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 2 - 6
Tue, Jun 1, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 1 - 3
Wed, Jun 2, 1971 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 4
Fri, Jun 4, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sat, Jun 5, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 3
Sun, Jun 6, 1971 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 8
Tue, Jun 8, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 8 - 3
Wed, Jun 9, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 0
Thu, Jun 10, 1971 vs Milwaukee Brewers Win 3 - 2
Fri, Jun 11, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 1
Sat, Jun 12, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 5
Sun, Jun 13, 1971 vs Minnesota Twins Win 9 - 5
Mon, Jun 14, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 3 (10)
Tue, Jun 15, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 6
Wed, Jun 16, 1971 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 5
Thu, Jun 17, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 4 - 3
Fri, Jun 18, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 0 - 7
Sat, Jun 19, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Sun, Jun 20, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 7 (11)
Sun, Jun 20, 1971 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 7 - 8
Tue, Jun 22, 1971 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 4
Tue, Jun 22, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 1 - 2
Wed, Jun 23, 1971 @ New York Yankees Loss 5 - 6 (13)
Thu, Jun 24, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 3 - 0
Fri, Jun 25, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Sat, Jun 26, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Win 1 - 0
Sun, Jun 27, 1971 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 3
Mon, Jun 28, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 9 - 4 (15)
Tue, Jun 29, 1971 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 6 - 15
Wed, Jun 30, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 6
Thu, Jul 1, 1971 vs Boston Red Sox Loss 7 - 8
Fri, Jul 2, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 3 - 1
Sat, Jul 3, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 1 - 8
Sun, Jul 4, 1971 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Tue, Jul 6, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 12 - 7
Wed, Jul 7, 1971 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 5 (11)
Thu, Jul 8, 1971 vs New York Yankees Win 3 - 1
Fri, Jul 9, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 1 - 0 (11)
Sat, Jul 10, 1971 @ Washington Senators Win 4 - 2
Sun, Jul 11, 1971 @ Washington Senators Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Thu, Jul 15, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 7 - 8
Fri, Jul 16, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 0 - 4
Sat, Jul 17, 1971 @ Oakland Athletics Win 2 - 1
Sun, Jul 18, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 8
Sun, Jul 18, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Loss 3 - 4 (10)
Mon, Jul 19, 1971 @ Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 2
Tue, Jul 20, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 0 - 2
Wed, Jul 21, 1971 @ California Angels Win 6 - 3 (11)
Wed, Jul 21, 1971 @ California Angels Loss 6 - 7
Fri, Jul 23, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 7 - 9
Sat, Jul 24, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 2 - 7
Sun, Jul 25, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Win 7 - 4
Sun, Jul 25, 1971 vs Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 6
Tue, Jul 27, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 5 - 4 (11)
Wed, Jul 28, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 7
Thu, Jul 29, 1971 vs Kansas City Royals Win 10 - 9
Fri, Jul 30, 1971 vs California Angels Win 4 - 3