2012 Detroit Tigers

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2012 Detroit Tigers

What was the record of the 2012 Detroit Tigers?

The Detroit Tigers finished the regular season with a 88-74 record. They went 50-31 at home and 38-43 on the road. Including the postseason, the Detroit Tigers went 95-80. Their final game was a loss in the World Series to the San Francisco Giants.

What division did the 2012 Detroit Tigers play in?

The 2012 Detroit Tigers played in the Central Division of the American League.

What was the division record of the 2012 Detroit Tigers?

During the regular season, the 2012 Detroit Tigers went 43-29 against their AL Central opponents.

Who won the AL Central in 2012?

The Tigers won the AL Central in the 2012 season with a 88-74 record. The White Sox finished 3 games back with a 85-77 record. The Royals finished 16 games back with a 72-90 record. The Indians finished 20 games back with a 68-94 record. The Twins finished 22 games back with a 66-96 record.

What was the 2012 Detroit Tigers record against each of their divisional opponents?

Opponent Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
Kansas City Royals 13-5 72.2% +25
Chicago White Sox 12-6 66.7% +15
Minnesota Twins 10-8 55.6% +11
Cleveland Indians 8-10 44.4% +15

What was the 2012 Detroit Tigers record by month?

Among qualifying months, the 2012 Detroit Tigers had their best month in July, when they went 16-10 and had a 61.5% win percentage. Their worst month was May, when they went 13-16 and had a 44.8% win percentage.

Month Record Win Percentage % Run Differential
April 11-11 50% -10
May 13-16 44.8% +4
June 14-13 51.9% -3
July 16-10 61.5% +16
August 16-11 59.3% +25
September 16-12 57.1% +22
October 2-1 66.7% +2

Did the 2012 Detroit Tigers Win The World Series?

No. While the 2012 Detroit Tigers did play in the World Series, they lost to the San Francisco Giants.

What was the run differential for the 2012 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 86.9 wins, or a 87-75 record in the regular season.

How did the 2012 Detroit Tigers perform in one-run games?

In one-run games, or games that went into extra innings, the 2012 Detroit Tigers went 22-29.

How did the 2012 Detroit Tigers perform in extra inning games?

During the regular season, the 2012 Detroit Tigers went 4-5 in extra inning games.

What was the longest win streak for the 2012 Detroit Tigers?

The longest win streak during the regular season for the 2012 Detroit Tigers was a 6 game winning streak on 2 separate stretches during the season.

What was the longest losing streak for the 2012 Detroit Tigers?

The longest losing streak that the Detroit Tigers had during the 2012 regular season was 5 games, which happened once during the season.

2012 Detroit Tigers Schedule

= Playoff Team

Bold = Division Opponent

Date Opponent Score
Regular Season
Thu, Apr 5, 2012 vs Boston Red Sox Win 3 - 2
Sat, Apr 7, 2012 vs Boston Red Sox Win 10 - 0
Sun, Apr 8, 2012 vs Boston Red Sox Win 13 - 12 (11)
Tue, Apr 10, 2012 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 5 - 2
Wed, Apr 11, 2012 vs Tampa Bay Rays Loss 2 - 4
Thu, Apr 12, 2012 vs Tampa Bay Rays Win 7 - 2
Fri, Apr 13, 2012 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 5
Sat, Apr 14, 2012 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Apr 15, 2012 @ Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 2
Mon, Apr 16, 2012 @ Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 2
Tue, Apr 17, 2012 @ Kansas City Royals Win 3 - 1
Wed, Apr 18, 2012 @ Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 3
Thu, Apr 19, 2012 vs Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 10
Sat, Apr 21, 2012 vs Texas Rangers Loss 4 - 10
Sat, Apr 21, 2012 vs Texas Rangers Win 3 - 2
Sun, Apr 22, 2012 vs Texas Rangers Loss 2 - 3 (11)
Tue, Apr 24, 2012 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 4 - 7
Wed, Apr 25, 2012 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 9
Thu, Apr 26, 2012 vs Seattle Mariners Loss 4 - 5
Fri, Apr 27, 2012 @ New York Yankees Loss 6 - 7
Sat, Apr 28, 2012 @ New York Yankees Win 7 - 5
Sun, Apr 29, 2012 @ New York Yankees Loss 2 - 6
Tue, May 1, 2012 vs Kansas City Royals Win 9 - 3
Wed, May 2, 2012 vs Kansas City Royals Loss 2 - 3
Fri, May 4, 2012 vs Chicago White Sox Win 5 - 4
Sat, May 5, 2012 vs Chicago White Sox Loss 2 - 3
Sun, May 6, 2012 vs Chicago White Sox Win 3 - 1
Mon, May 7, 2012 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 2 - 3
Tue, May 8, 2012 @ Seattle Mariners Win 6 - 4
Wed, May 9, 2012 @ Seattle Mariners Loss 1 - 2
Thu, May 10, 2012 @ Oakland Athletics Win 10 - 6
Fri, May 11, 2012 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 4 - 11
Sat, May 12, 2012 @ Oakland Athletics Loss 1 - 3
Sun, May 13, 2012 @ Oakland Athletics Win 3 - 1
Mon, May 14, 2012 @ Chicago White Sox Loss 5 - 7
Tue, May 15, 2012 @ Chicago White Sox Win 10 - 8
Wed, May 16, 2012 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 7 - 11
Thu, May 17, 2012 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 4
Fri, May 18, 2012 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 6 - 0
Sat, May 19, 2012 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 3 - 4
Sun, May 20, 2012 vs Pittsburgh Pirates Win 4 - 3
Tue, May 22, 2012 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 5
Wed, May 23, 2012 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 4
Thu, May 24, 2012 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 1 - 2
Fri, May 25, 2012 @ Minnesota Twins Win 10 - 6
Sat, May 26, 2012 @ Minnesota Twins Win 6 - 3
Sun, May 27, 2012 @ Minnesota Twins Win 4 - 3
Mon, May 28, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 7
Tue, May 29, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 6
Wed, May 30, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 4 - 6
Thu, May 31, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 3
Fri, Jun 1, 2012 vs New York Yankees Loss 4 - 9
Sat, Jun 2, 2012 vs New York Yankees Win 4 - 3
Sun, Jun 3, 2012 vs New York Yankees Loss 1 - 5
Tue, Jun 5, 2012 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 4
Wed, Jun 6, 2012 vs Cleveland Indians Loss 6 - 9
Thu, Jun 7, 2012 vs Cleveland Indians Win 7 - 5
Fri, Jun 8, 2012 @ Cincinnati Reds Loss 5 - 6 (10)
Sat, Jun 9, 2012 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 3 - 2
Sun, Jun 10, 2012 @ Cincinnati Reds Win 7 - 6
Tue, Jun 12, 2012 @ Chicago Cubs Loss 3 - 4
Wed, Jun 13, 2012 @ Chicago Cubs Win 8 - 4
Thu, Jun 14, 2012 @ Chicago Cubs Win 5 - 3
Fri, Jun 15, 2012 vs Colorado Rockies Loss 4 - 12 (10)
Sat, Jun 16, 2012 vs Colorado Rockies Win 4 - 1
Sun, Jun 17, 2012 vs Colorado Rockies Win 5 - 0
Tue, Jun 19, 2012 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 6 - 3
Wed, Jun 20, 2012 vs St. Louis Cardinals Loss 1 - 3
Thu, Jun 21, 2012 vs St. Louis Cardinals Win 2 - 1 (10)
Fri, Jun 22, 2012 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 4
Sat, Jun 23, 2012 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Loss 1 - 4
Sun, Jun 24, 2012 @ Pittsburgh Pirates Win 3 - 2
Mon, Jun 25, 2012 @ Texas Rangers Win 8 - 2
Tue, Jun 26, 2012 @ Texas Rangers Loss 5 - 7
Wed, Jun 27, 2012 @ Texas Rangers Loss 9 - 13
Thu, Jun 28, 2012 @ Tampa Bay Rays Win 5 - 2
Fri, Jun 29, 2012 @ Tampa Bay Rays Loss 2 - 4
Sat, Jun 30, 2012 @ Tampa Bay Rays Win 6 - 2
Sun, Jul 1, 2012 @ Tampa Bay Rays Win 5 - 3
Mon, Jul 2, 2012 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 4 - 6
Tue, Jul 3, 2012 vs Minnesota Twins Loss 6 - 8
Wed, Jul 4, 2012 vs Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Thu, Jul 5, 2012 vs Minnesota Twins Win 7 - 3
Fri, Jul 6, 2012 vs Kansas City Royals Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jul 7, 2012 vs Kansas City Royals Win 8 - 7
Sun, Jul 8, 2012 vs Kansas City Royals Win 7 - 1
Fri, Jul 13, 2012 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 7 - 2
Sat, Jul 14, 2012 @ Baltimore Orioles Loss 6 - 8 (13)
Sun, Jul 15, 2012 @ Baltimore Orioles Win 4 - 0
Mon, Jul 16, 2012 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Win 8 - 6
Tue, Jul 17, 2012 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Loss 0 - 13
Wed, Jul 18, 2012 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Win 7 - 2
Thu, Jul 19, 2012 vs Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Win 5 - 1
Fri, Jul 20, 2012 vs Chicago White Sox Win 4 - 2
Sat, Jul 21, 2012 vs Chicago White Sox Win 7 - 1
Sun, Jul 22, 2012 vs Chicago White Sox Win 6 - 4
Tue, Jul 24, 2012 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 2 - 3
Wed, Jul 25, 2012 @ Cleveland Indians Win 5 - 3
Thu, Jul 26, 2012 @ Cleveland Indians Loss 3 - 5
Fri, Jul 27, 2012 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 3 - 8
Sat, Jul 28, 2012 @ Toronto Blue Jays Loss 1 - 5
Sun, Jul 29, 2012 @ Toronto Blue Jays Win 4 - 1
Mon, Jul 30, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 3 - 7
Tue, Jul 31, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Loss 1 - 4
Wed, Aug 1, 2012 @ Boston Red Sox Win 7 - 5
Fri, Aug 3, 2012 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 2
Sat, Aug 4, 2012 vs Cleveland Indians Win 6 - 1
Sun, Aug 5, 2012 vs Cleveland Indians Win 10 - 8 (10)
Mon, Aug 6, 2012 vs New York Yankees Win 7 - 2
Tue, Aug 7, 2012 vs New York Yankees Win 6 - 5
Wed, Aug 8, 2012 vs New York Yankees Loss 8 - 12
Thu, Aug 9, 2012 vs New York Yankees Loss 3 - 4
Fri, Aug 10, 2012 @ Texas Rangers Win 6 - 2
Sat, Aug 11, 2012 @ Texas Rangers Loss 1 - 2
Sun, Aug 12, 2012 @ Texas Rangers Loss 3 - 8
Mon, Aug 13, 2012 @ Minnesota Twins Loss 3 - 9
Tue, Aug 14, 2012 @ Minnesota Twins Win 8 - 4
Wed, Aug 15, 2012 @ Minnesota Twins Win 5 - 1
Fri, Aug 17, 2012 vs Baltimore Orioles Win 5 - 3
Sat, Aug 18, 2012 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 2 - 3
Sun, Aug 19, 2012 vs Baltimore Orioles Loss 5 - 7
Tue, Aug 21, 2012 vs Toronto Blue Jays Win 5 - 3