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The 2017 Detroit Tigers Top 10 Prospects

Announcement: Described by Michael Salfino of The Wall Street Journal and Yahoo! Sports as “an insightful and often contrarian viewpoint to prospect rankings,” The 2017 Prospect Digest Handbook is now on sale! Check it out here!  ______________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________________   1. Joe Jimenez, RHP                                                       Born: 01/17/95 Age: 22 Bats: R Top CALs: N/A   Height: 6-3 Weight: 220 Throws:…


2016 Draft Profile: Kyle Funkhouser

School: University of Louisville; Class: Senior Position: RHP; B/T: R/R Height: 6–3; Weight: 225 Previously Drafted: Los Angeles Dodgers, 1st round, 2015 Background: Well, this is something you certainly don’t see on a regular basis: the ace University of Louisville right-hander bypassed the chance to sign as a first round pick following his junior season – and along with about $1.7 million in bonus money –…


2015 Draft Profile: Kyle Funkhouser

School: Louisville; Class: Junior Position: RHP; B/T: R/R Height: 6-3; Weight: 225 Previously Drafted: N/A   Background: The awards started collecting for the former 2012 Gatorade Illinois Baseball Player of Year last season as he was named First Team All-America (American Baseball Coaches Association), Second Team All-America (Louisville Slugger), Third All-America (Perfect Game, Baseball America),…