The Detroit Tigers are an American professional baseball team based in Detroit. They are a member of the American League (AL) Central division and one of the AL's eight charter franchises. The Tigers were founded in Detroit as a member of the minor league Western League in 1894 and are the only Western League team still in its original city. They played their first Western League game at Bennett Park, which was built for the team in 1895. The Tigers are the oldest American League baseball team to have only one home city and one name in their history. They have won four World Series titles and 11 AL Pennants. The team's current home field is Comerica Park, located in Detroit. In the 2023 season, some of the most important players for the Tigers include Eduardo Rodriguez, Nick Maton, Donny Sands, Matt Vierling, and Riley Greene.