Sports News

MLB Baseball
Scoreboard|Postseason|Stats|Standings|Teams|Players|Player News|Injuries|Transactions

Beloved Tigers star Kaline dies at 85

DETROIT (AP) Al Kaline, who spent his entire 22-season Hall of Fame career with the Detroit Tigers and was known affectionately as “Mr. Tiger,” died Monday. He was 85.

John Morad, a friend of Kaline's, confirmed to The Associated Press that he died Monday at his home in Michigan. Morad, who spoke first to the Detroit Free Press, said he'd been in contact with Kaline's son. No cause of death was given.

Kaline was the youngest player to win the American League batting title in 1955 at age 20 with a .340 batting average. The right fielder was a 15-time All-Star, won 10 Gold Gloves and was elected into the Hall of Fame in 1980 in his first year of eligibility.

Read More...

AL Home Runs
Rank Name HR
1 J. Soler, KC48
2 M. Trout, LAA45
3t A. Bregman, Hou41
3t N. Cruz, Min41
5 G. Springer, Hou39
6 G. Torres, NYY38
7t M. Chapman, Oak36
7t M. Kepler, Min36
7t J. Martinez, Bos36
7t M. Olson, Oak36
View Full Leaderboard
 
AL Runs Batted In
Rank Name RBI
1 J. Abreu, CWS123
2t X. Bogaerts, Bos117
2t J. Soler, KC117
4 R. Devers, Bos115
5 A. Bregman, Hou112
6 E. Rosario, Min109
7 N. Cruz, Min108
8 J. Martinez, Bos105
9t Y. Gurriel, Hou104
9t M. Trout, LAA104
View Full Leaderboard

Sports Data API Powered by STATS © 2020 by STATS PERFORM.
Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS PERFROM is strictly prohibited.