Tigers Select 14 Players In MLB First-Year Player Draft

DETROIT — The Detroit Tigers today announced the selection of 14 players during the second day of the 2012 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

The list of the players selected follows:

Rd Player Position Ht. Wt. B/T Age School
1 No selection – pick to Milwaukee for signing Type A Free Agent Prince Fielder
2 Jake Thompson RHP 6-4 235 R/R 18 Rockwall-Heath HS (TX)
3 Austin Schotts CF 5-11 180 R/R 18 Centennial HS (TX)
4 Drew Verhagen RHP 6-6 230 R/R 21 Vanderbilt University (TN)
5 Joe Rogers LHP 6-0 200 L/L 21 University of Central Florida
6 Jordan John LHP 6-3 215 L/L 21 Oklahoma University
7 Hudson Randall RHP 6-3 180 R/R 21 University of Florida
8 Jeff McVaney LF 6-2 210 R/R 22 Texas State University
9 Jake Stewart CF 6-2 205 R/R 21 Stanford University (CA)
10 Charles Gillies RHP 6-2 200 R/R 21 The Masters College (CA)
11 Bennett Pickar C 6-2 210 R/R 21 Oral Roberts University (OK)
12 Julio Felix RHP 6-1 185 R/R 20 Pima Community College (AZ)
13 Devon Travis 2B 5-9 185 R/R 21 Florida State University
14 Hunter Scantling RHP 6-8 270 R/R 22 Florida State University
15 Jordan Dean SS 5-10 170 R/R 21 Central Michigan University

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