Robert Edward Grossman (born September 16, 1989) is an American professional baseball outfielder for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB).
He previously played for the Houston Astros, Minnesota Twins, and Oakland Athletics. After attending high school in Texas, Grossman was drafted by the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2008. He made his MLB debut with the Astros in 2013.
On February 15, 2019, Grossman signed a one-year deal with the Oakland Athletics. Grossman did not perform as he did the previous season, as he hit just .240 with 6 home runs and 38 RBI in 138 games.
On January 5, 2021, Grossman signed a two-year, $10 million contract with the Detroit Tigers. On May 28, Grossman hit his first career walk-off home run against Justin Wilson to give the Tigers a 3–2 extra-innings win over the New York Yankees.
While hitting .239 for the 2021 season, Grossman had a career-high 98 walks (fourth in the AL) for a solid .357 on-base percentage. He posted numerous other career highs, including at-bats (557), home runs (23), RBI (67), and stolen bases (20).
He became the seventh player in Tigers franchise history to post a season of 20+ home runs and 20+ stolen bases. On May 10, 2022, Grossman set a new MLB all-time record for position players with 401 consecutive games without an error.
American professional baseball outfielder, Robbie Grossman prefers keeping his personal affairs private hence no record of him ever having any children.