Tigers instructs features first-round hurlers from past two years

Tigers instructs features first-round hurlers from past two years

2016 MLB.com Top Prospects: Matt Manning is a premium athlete, who could have played two sports in college In each of the last two Drafts, the Tigers scouting department has gone after the highest-risk category of player with their first-round selection: high-school pitcher. In 2015, Texas high school right-hander Beau Burrows was the choice at No. 22 overall. This past June, the Tigers went to Northern California to get former two-sport standout Matt Manning with the ninth overall pick. With Burrows spending the year with West Michigan in the full-season Midwest League and Manning getting his professional feet wet […]

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