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Eric Roof

Eric Roof 15 C

Lakeland Flying Tigers

  • Status: Inactive
  • Full Name: Eric Christopher Roof
  • Age: 28 (November 15, 1986)
  • Birthplace: Paducah, KY
  • Bats/Throws: L/R Ht: 6' 3" Wt: 185
  • Draft: Round 18 (2009, DET)
  • School: Michigan State
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Eric Roof Career Stats

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Team Date Transaction
March 29, 2012 Lakeland Flying Tigers released C Eric Roof.
March 30, 2011 C Eric Roof assigned to Lakeland Flying Tigers from Connecticut Tigers.
March 18, 2011 C Eric Roof assigned to Detroit Tigers.
June 16, 2010 Eric Roof assigned to Connecticut Tigers from West Michigan Whitecaps.
April 3, 2010 Eric Roof assigned to West Michigan Whitecaps from Connecticut Tigers.
January 26, 2010 Detroit Tigers invited non-roster C Eric Roof to spring training.
June 19, 2009 Eric Roof assigned to Oneonta Tigers from Detroit Tigers.
June 17, 2009 Detroit Tigers signed Eric Roof.
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Eric Roof Awards and Honors

Eric Roof  15 C

Eric Roof
  • Full Name: Eric Christopher Roof
  • Born: November 15, 1986
  • Age: 28
  • Birthplace: Paducah, KY
  • Bats: L
  • Throws: R
  • Height: 6' 3"
  • Weight: 185
  • Draft: Round 18 (2009, DET)
  • School: Michigan State
Selected by the Detroit Tigers in the 18th round of the 2009 First-Year Player Draft out of Michigan State University. ... Is the son of Tigers Minor League roving outfielder/baserunning coordinator Gene Roof. His father played for the St. Louis Cardinals and Montreal Expos in the early 1980s. ... His brother, Eric, is a catcher in the Tigers organization. ... Hit .299 (59-for-197) with 42 runs scored, 15 doubles, 36 RBI and 40 stolen bases in 58 games as a senior at the University of Illinois in 2007. ... Batted .333 (69-for-207) in 57 games as a junior season, scoring 39 runs and collecting seven doubles, two triples, 22 RBIs and 25 stolen bases.