HAMILTON TIGER-CATS HISTORY

 

 

 TEAM HISTORICAL HI-LITES:

 

1869

 - Hamilton Tigers were formed. In 1907, they joined the Interprovincial Rugby Football Union.

1872

 - team begins play at the AAA GROUNDS.

1914

 - amalgamation of the Hamilton Alerts and the Hamilton Tigers. Team to continue playing under 

 

   the name "Tigers".

1941

 - Tigers suspended play for remainder of World War II.

1948

 - Hamilton Wildcats joined the IRFU to replace the Tigers who joined the Ontario Rugby Football Union.

1950

 - Tigers and Wildcats amalgamate to form the Hamilton Tiger-Cats in the IRFU.

 

 - Hamilton Tiger-Cats begin play in IVOR WYNNE STADIUM.

1999

 - Ti-Cats win fifteenth Grey Cup, becoming the ONLY team in North American professional sports history

 

   to win a championship in every decade of the 20th Century!

 

 PAST & ALTERNATE TEAM LOGOS:

 

 FIFTEEN GREY CUP VICTORIES FOR HAMILTON-BASED TEAMS:

ALERTS:

 

TIGERS:

 

 

 

 

 

FLYING WILDCATS:

First Grey Cup: Hamilton Alerts, 1912

 

Hamilton Tigers: 1913 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tigers: 1915 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tigers: 1928 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tigers: 1929 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tigers: 1932 Grey Cup Champions

 

Hamilton Flying Wildcats: 1943 Grey Cup Champions

1912

 

1913

1915

1928

1929

1932

 

1943

 TIGER-CATS:

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1953 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1957 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1963 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1965 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1967 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1972 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1986 Grey Cup Champions

Hamilton Tiger-Cats: 1999 Grey Cup Champions

1953

1957

1963

1965

1967

1972

1986

1999


 

HAMILTON'S REGULAR SEASON RECORD

1950 THROUGH OCTOBER 23, 2009

# - In 2001 & 2002, 1 point was awarded for an Overtime loss.  [The Ti-Cats had three OT losses.]

 

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PTS

PCT

HOME

AWAY

965

454

493#

18

21,103

22,669

927#

.480

270-198-7

183-282-10

 

 

HAMILTON'S RECORD AGAINST OTHER TEAMS

SINCE 1950

 

OPPONENT:

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PTS

PCT

HOME

AWAY

BRITISH COLUMBIA LIONS

1961 TO PRESENT

77

29

45#

3

1,747

2,107

62#

.396

18-20-0

11-25-3

CALGARY STAMPEDERS

1961 TO PRESENT

77

29

48#

0

1,682

2,128

59#

.377

20-19-0

9-29-0

EDMONTON ESKIMOS

1961 TO PRESENT

77

27

49

1

1,681

1,990

55

.357

16-22-1

11-27-0

MONTREAL ALOUETTES/CONCORDES

1946-1986; 1996 TO PRESENT

164

72

85

7

3,408

3,628

155

.463

45-30-3

27-55-4

SASKATCHEWAN ROUGHRIDERS

1961 TO PRESENT

75

34

37

4

1,829

1,874

72

.480

21-14-2

13-23-2

TORONTO ARGONAUTS

1946 TO PRESENT

204

119

83#

2

4,423

4,301

241#

.588

66-36-1

53-47-1

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS

1961 TO PRESENT

94

44

50

0

2,147

2,397

88

.468

25-22-0

19-28-0

TOTALS:

768

354

397

17

16,963

18,431

728#

.472

210-164-7

144-233-10

 

 

HAMILTON'S RECORD AGAINST DEFUNCT TEAMS:

1946 THROUGH 2005

 

OPPONENT:

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PTS

PCT

HOME

AWAY

OTTAWA ROUGH RIDERS

(1946-1996)

170

89

80

1

3,497

3,488

179

.526

 

 

SACRAMENTO GOLDMINERS

(1993, 1994)

3

1

2

0

62

85

2

.333

 

 

BALTIMORE STALLIONS

(1994, 1995)

4

0

4

0

63

123

0

.000

 

 

LAS VEGAS POSSE

(1994)

1

0

1

0

21

25

0

.000

 

 

SHREVEPORT PIRATES

(1994, 1995)

4

3

1

0

112

87

6

.750

 

 

BIRMINGHAM BARRACUDAS

(1995)

2

1

1

0

59

64

2

.500

 

 

MEMPHIS MAD DOGS

(1995)

1

0

1

0

21

23

0

.000

 

 

SAN ANTONIO TEXANS

(1995)

2

1

1

0

42

76

2

.500

 

 

OTTAWA RENEGADES

(2002-2005)

10

5

5

0

263

277

10

.500

 

 

TOTALS

197

100

96

1

4,140

4,248

201

.510

 

 

 

 

HAMILTON'S POST-SEASON RECORD

1950 through November 5, 2004

Not including Grey Cup.

 

OPPONENT:

GP

W

L

T

PF

PA

PCT

OTTAWA ROUGH RIDERS

30

12

17

1

510

477

.417

TORONTO ARGONAUTS

21

7

13

1

383

424

.357

MONTREAL ALOUETTES/CONCORDES

24

14

10

0

543

485

.583

WINNIPEG BLUE BOMBERS

6

1

5

0

105

174

.167

CALGARY STAMPEDERS

1

0

1

0

13

30

.333

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

TOTALS

82

34

46

2

1,554

1,590

.427

 

 

HAMILTON'S GREY CUP RECORD:

 

 

 

 

YEAR:

SITE:

WINNING TEAM:

LOSING TEAM:

1910

Hamilton

U of Toronto Varsity Blues 16

Hamilton Tigers 7

1912

Hamilton

HAMILTON ALERTS 11

Toronto Argonauts 4

1913

Hamilton

HAMILTON TIGERS 44

Parkdale Canoe Club 2

1915

Toronto

HAMILTON TIGERS 13

Toronto Rowing/Athletic Assn. 7

1927

Toronto

Toronto Balmy Beach Beachers 9

Hamilton Tigers 6

1928

Hamilton

HAMILTON TIGERS 30

Regina Roughriders 0

1929

Hamilton

HAMILTON TIGERS 14

Regina Roughriders 3

1932

Hamilton

HAMILTON TIGERS 25

Regina Roughriders 6

1935

Hamilton

Winnipegs 18

Hamilton Tigers 12

1943

Toronto

HAMILTON FLYING WILDCATS 23

Winnipeg RCAF Bombers 14

1944

Hamilton

Montreal St. Hyacinth-Donnacona Navy 7

Hamilton Flying Wildcats 6

1953

Toronto

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 12

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 6

1957

Toronto

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 32

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 7

1958

Vancouver

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 35

Hamilton Tiger Cats 28

1959

Toronto

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 21

Hamilton Tiger Cats 7

1961

Toronto

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 21

Hamilton Tiger Cats 14

1962

Toronto

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 28

Hamilton Tiger Cats 27

1963

Vancouver

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 21

BC Lions 10

1964

Toronto

BC Lions 34

Hamilton Tiger Cats 24

1965

Toronto

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 22

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 16

1967

Ottawa

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 24

Saskatchewan Roughriders 1

1972

Hamilton

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 13

Saskatchewan Roughriders 10

1980

Toronto

Edmonton Eskimos 48

Hamilton Tiger Cats 10

1984

Edmonton

Winnipeg Blue Bombers 47

Hamilton Tiger Cats 17

1985

Montreal

BC Lions 37

Hamilton Tiger Cats 24

1986

Vancouver

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 39

Edmonton Eskimos 15

1989

Toronto

Saskatchewan Roughriders 43

Hamilton Tiger Cats 40

1998

Winnipeg

Calgary Stampeders 26

Hamilton Tiger Cats 24

1999

Vancouver

HAMILTON TIGER CATS 32

Calgary Stampeders 21

 

APPS

WON

LOST

PF

PA

PCT

29

15

14

601

512

.517

 

 

 

 

 

 


 

 

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