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Tigers Select 14 Players In MLB First-Year Player Draft

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DETROIT - APRIL 8: General Manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers smiles prior to the opening day game against the Minnesota Twins on April 8, 2004 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won the game, 10-6. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

DETROIT – APRIL 8: General Manager Dave Dombrowski of the Detroit Tigers smiles prior to the opening day game against the Minnesota Twins on April 8, 2004 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. The Tigers won the game, 10-6. (Photo by Tom Pidgeon/Getty Images)

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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