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Tigers Select 30 Players on Final Day of the 2018 MLB First-Year Draft

LAKELAND, FL - The Detroit Tigers selected 30 players on the final day of the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. From rounds 11 through 40 today, the Tigers picked 13 pitchers (10 RH, 3 LH) and 17 position players (2 C, 8 INF, 7 OF).

 

LAKELAND, FL - The Detroit Tigers selected 30 players on the final day of the 2018 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft. From rounds 11 through 40 today, the Tigers picked 13 pitchers (10 RH, 3 LH) and 17 position players (2 C, 8 INF, 7 OF).

 

The list of players selected by the Tigers in the 2018 draft is as follows:

 

Rd.      Player                         Pos.     Ht.       Wt.       B/T      Age       School

1          Casey Mize                  RHP     6-3       220      R/R      21       Auburn University

2          Parker Meadows         OF       6-4       195      L/R       18      Grayson HS (GA)

3          Kody Clemens             2B        6-1       190      L/R       22      University of Texas

4          Kingston Liniak            CF       6-2       173      R/R      18      Mission Hills HS (CA)

5          Adam Wolf                   LHP     6-6       225      L/L       21      University of Louisville

6          Hugh Smith                  RHP     6-10     220      R/R      21      Whitworth College (WA)

7          Eric De La Rosa          CF       6-6       175      R/R      21      Grossmont College (CA)

8          Jeremiah Burks           2B        6-2       175      R/R      21      Fresno State University

9          Tarik Skubal                LHP     6-3       215      L/L       21      Seattle University

10        Brock Deatherage        CF       6-1       186      L/L       22        North Carolina State University

11       Kacey Murphy             LHP     6-0       200      L/L       21      University of Arkansas

12        Reece Hampton          CF       5-10     165      S/R      21        UNC Charlotte

13        Chris Proctor               C          6-1       180      L/R       21        Duke University

14        Luke Sherley               SS       6-1       190      R/R      22        Texas State University

15        Nick Ames                   1B        6-3       220      L/R       21      University of Nevada Las Vegas

16       Dayton Dugas              LF        6-3       245      R/R      21      Wichita State University

17        Avery Tuck                  CF       6-4       195      L/R       20        New Mexico Junior College

18        Ethan DeCaster           RHP     6-3       190      R/R      23        Duke University

19        Angel Reyes                RHP     6-2       200      R/R      20      University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma

20        Kelvin Smith                SS       5-11     188      R/R      18      Redan HS (GA)

21        John Valente               3B        5-11     190      S/R      22        St. John's University (NY)

22        Maddux Conger           RHP     6-1       200      R/R      21      Vanderbilt University

23        Jordan Verdon             1B        6-3       205      L/R       21        San Diego State University

24        Zach Malis                   3B        6-4       190      L/R       21        Grand Canyon University

25        Chance Kirby               RHP     6-0       195      R/R      22      University of Texas San Antonio

26       Garrett Hill                   RHP     6-0       175      R/R      22        San Diego State University

27        Steve Ledesma           RHP     6-5       190      R/R      22        UC Santa Barbara

28        Danny Reyes               LF        6-2       205      R/R      21      University of Miami

29        Jeb Bargfeldt               LHP     6-0       175      L/L       22      University of Miami

30       Jared Tobey                LHP     6-4       225      L/R       22      Wayne State University

31        Jayce Vancena            RHP     6-5       235      R/R      22      University of Michigan

32        Clark Brinkman             CF       6-2       195      R/R      22      Creighton University

33        Justin Childers             1B        6-2       210      R/R      22        Ohio Dominican University

34        Vinny Esposito             LF        5-11     200      R/R      22        Cal State Sacramento       

35        Chavez Fernander       RHP     6-3       220      R/R      20        Polk State College (FL)

36        Yaya Chentouf             RHP     5-9       170      R/R      21      University of Pittsburgh

37        Matthew Jarecki          LF        6-2       205      R/R      22      Benedictine College (KS)

38        Cole Henry                  RHP     6-3       205      R/R      18      Florence HS (AL)

39        Cory Acton                   2B        6-0       175      L/R       19      American Heritage School (FL)

40        Kevynn Arias               C          6-0       215      R/R      21      Montreat College (NC)

 

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