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Tigers Select 30 Players on Final Day of 2017 MLB Draft

LAKELAND, FL. - The Detroit Tigers today selected 30 players on the final day of the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. The club selected 40 total players during this year's draft. The Tigers selected 21 pitchers during the three-day draft, while they picked 19 position players. Of the 40 players, 32 were from the college ranks, while eight were high school players.

The list of players selected by the Tigers in the 2017 draft is as follows:

LAKELAND, FL. - The Detroit Tigers today selected 30 players on the final day of the 2017 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. The club selected 40 total players during this year's draft. The Tigers selected 21 pitchers during the three-day draft, while they picked 19 position players. Of the 40 players, 32 were from the college ranks, while eight were high school players.

The list of players selected by the Tigers in the 2017 draft is as follows:

 

Rd.

Player

Position

Ht.

Wt.

B/T

Age

School

1

Alex Faedo

RHP

6-5

220

R/R

21

University of Florida

2

Reynaldo Rivera

OF

6-6

250

L/R

21

Chipola College

3

Joey Morgan

C

6-0

205

R/R

20

University of Washington

4

Gio Arriera

RHP

6-2

220

R/R

19

Palm Beach State College

5

Sam McMillan

C

6-0

190

R/R

18

Suwannee HS (FL)

6

Dane Myers

RHP

6-2

205

R/R

21

Rice University

7

Brad Bass

RHP

6-6

250

R/R

21

University of Notre Dame

8

Max Green

LHP

6-1

175

L/L

21

Pepperdine University

9

Luke Burch

OF

6-2

185

L/L

23

Kent State University

10

Garrett McCain

OF

6-0

185

R/L

21

Oklahoma State University

11

Garett King

RHP

6-4

189

R/R

21

California Baptist University

12

Will Vest

RHP

6-0

180

R/R

22

Stephen F. Austin St. University

13

Cole Peterson

SS

5-11

160

L/R

21

St. Bonaventure University

14

Antoine Mistico

CF

5-10

175

L/R

19

Chandler HS (AZ)

15

Teddy Hoffman

RF

6-0

200

R/R

20

Texas State University

16

Carson Lance

RHP

6-5

240

R/R

22

Lamar University

17

Billy Lescher

RHP

6-4

215

R/R

21

University of Pennsylvania

18

Dylan Rosa

LF

6-2

210

R/R

20

Kent State University

19

Ryan Karstetter

3B

6-4

210

R/R

20

State College of Florida Manatee - Sarasota

20

Dylan Burdeaux

1B

6-2

230

R/R

23

University of Southern Mississippi

21

Jordan Pearce

3B

6-2

200

L/R

21

University of Nevada Reno

22

Colby Bortles

3B

6-5

225

R/R

22

University of Mississippi

23

Mitchell Stalsberg

LHP

6-1

200

L/L

21

Winona State University

24

Jordan Knutson

LHP

6-0

175

R/L

22

Missouri State University

25

Dylan Stock

RHP

6-4

195

R/R

20

Binghamton University

26

Drew Crosby

LHP

6-0

196

R/L

21

University of Memphis

27

Jake Bivens

UTL

6-1

185

L/R

22

University of Michigan

28

Cameron Warner

2B

6-2

188

R/R

23

Texas Christian University

29

Grant Reuss

LHP

6-5

230

R/L

21

University of Michigan

30

Kyle Thomas

RHP

6-3

195

R/R

22

University of Northwestern Ohio

31

Nick Storz

RHP

6-6

242

R/R

19

Poly Prep Country Day School (NY)

32

Drew Carlton

RHP

6-1

207

R/R

21

Florida State University

33

Jake Nelson

RHP

6-3

215

R/R

20

University of Pennsylvania

34

Ronell Coleman

CF

5-5

155

S/R

22

Vanderbilt University

35

Jeff Criswell

RHP

6-2

201

R/R

18

Portage Central HS (MI)

36

Jesse Heikkinen

LHP

6-1

180

L/L

18

Holt HS (MI)

37

Shane Cooper

SS

5-11

185

R/R

22

Hutchinson CC

38

Steven Mann

CF

5-10

190

R/R

18

Detroit Country Day School (MI)

39

Jack Leftwich

RHP

6-3

205

R/R

18

TNXL Academy (FL)

40

Rhys Cratty

2B

5-11

185

R/R

18

Langley SS (British Columbia)

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