One of the eight charter franchises in the American League, the Detroit Tigers are a storied Major League Baseball team that is based in Detroit, Michigan. Founded in 1894 as a member of the Western League, the Tigers are the oldest continuous one-name and one-city franchise that is now a member of the American League. Throughout the team's existence, the Detroit Tigers won four World Series Championships in 1935, 1945, 1968, and 1984. Additionally, the Tigers secured 11 American League Pennants and three AL Central Division championships, making the franchise one of the most successful in the league. Playing in Tiger Stadium until 1961, the Tigers now call Comerica Park home and have since the year 2000.
Although the Tigers had many noteworthy early years with historic players, like Ty Cobb, Detroit didn't tale home its first World Series Championship until 1935. With Hall of Famers, Hank Greenberg, Mickey Cochrane, Goose Goslin, and Charlie Gehringer, the Tigers finally won the 1935 World Series by defeating the Chicago Cubs for the franchise's first championship. The Tigers went on to win the title again at the 1945 World Series and then again in the 1968 World Series with Al Kaline at the helm. Detroit’s most recent championship was won during the 1984 World Series against the San Diego Padres. Within the American League the Tigers are one of the strongest competitors with a winning history considering the team’s 11 AL Pennants. With a talented roster and determined coach, the Detroit Tigers are expected to have a bright future and much success throughout the future.
Throughout its long and noteworthy history, the Detroit Tigers gave rise to many big name major league players who went on to make their mark on the sport, such as Miguel Cabrera and Al Kaline. If you are the fan of the Tigers or any players to wear a Detroit uniform, our selection boasts the broadest authentic Detroit Tigers memorabilia available. Every piece of autographed Tigers memorabilia is certified and guaranteed authentic with temper proof hologram. Add one of our post popular items to your collection with Miguel Cabrera signed bat to commemorate his slugging legacy. Each bat is hand signed by Miguel and available with limited quantity plus adds value to any baseball collection. Don't forget to shop Al Kaline memorabilia to add historic value to your collection with collectibles signed by a Tigers legend and one of the greatest to grace the game. Each piece of sports memorabilia in our selection of Detroit Tigers products is fully certified genuine and will bring great value to any fan's collection, so be sure to shop all of our baseball collectibles.
-World Series Championships: 1935, 1945, 1968, 1984
-Retired Jersey Numbers: Charlie Gehringer (2), Hank Greenberg (5), Al Kaline (6), Sparky Anderson (11), Hal Newhouser (16), Willie Horton (23)
-Current Stars: Jose Valdez, Justin Verlander, James McCann, Michael Fulmer, Justin Upton
Most popular Detroit Tigers players: Alan Trammell