Nine Tigers have less than three years of Major League experience, compared with six last year.
All that comes despite the addition of 37-year-old shortstop Alex Gonzalez, the oldest Opening Day shortstop the Tigers have fielded since Alan Trammell in 1996.
Jason Beck is a reporter for MLB.com. Read Beck's Blog and follow him on Twitter @beckjason. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.