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1971 Detroit Tigers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    110Gary RauschP------------YesP------------------
    1971-  1-  10-DET
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    111Tom VeryzerSSHigh SchoolIslip (Islip,NY)HSHSNYYesSS-2B6-1185RR1953-02-11Port Jefferson,NY
    1971-  1-  11-DET
    MLB1973-19841971-1984
    111Kim Cates1BCollegeFullerton CollegeCCCAA---CAYes1B6-5210RR------
    1971-  1-  11-DET
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    111Arnold CostellPCollegeNassau CCNJCAA---NYYesP6-3205BL---Levittown,NY
    1971-  1-  11-DET
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    121Charles CoeSSCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1---KSYesSS5-10168RR------
    1971-  1-  21-DET
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    233George HartCCollegeBrookdale CCNJCAA---NJYesC5-11180LR1950-07-29---
    1971-  2-  33-DET
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    234Don KrekeP------------NoP6-4195RR1952-01-16Breese,IL
    1971-  1-  16-PHI
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    235Dennis DeBarrPHigh SchoolKennedy (Fremont,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-2190LL1953-01-16Cheyenne,WY
    1971-  2-  35-DET
    MLB1977-19771977-1979
    244Danny FifePCollegeMichiganNCAA 1SrMIYesP6-3175RR1949-10-05Harrisburg,IL
    1971-  2-  44-DET
    MLB1973-19741973-1974
    351Gary BondPCollegeLos Angeles CCCCCAA---CAYesP6-5220RR------
    1971-  3-  51-DET
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    358Ron HerringP------Fr---NoP6-4200RR---Greenville,AL
    1972-  3-  41-TEX
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    359Benjamin HuntSSHigh SchoolBel Air (El Paso,TX)HSHSTXYesSS5-11150BR1953-06-28El Paso,TX
    1971-  3-  59-DET
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    366Ron CashSSCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1SrFLYes1B-3B6-0180RR1949-11-20Atlanta,GA
    1971-  3-  66-DET
    MLB1973-19741973-1974
    469Fred StrinePCollegeOhio StateNCAA 1---OHYesP6-2200RR1948-11-22New Philadelphia,OH
    1971-  4-  69-DET
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    482Ray HuardSSCollegePrincetonNCAA 1---NJYesIF6-2185RR------
    1971-  4-  82-DET
    NCAA1969-1969
    484Ramon GimenezOFCollegeNew York TechNCAA 2---NYYesOF5-10185RR1952-03-23---
    1971-  4-  84-DET
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    5101Rick EisenacherPCollegeAuburnNCAA 1---ALNoP6-1190RR---Kensington,MD
    1971-  5-  57-MIN
    NCAA1969-1971
    5109Billy MichaelOFHigh SchoolStonewall Jackson (Charleston,WV)HSHSWVYesSS6-1185LL1954-04-08Charleston,WV
    1971-  5- 109-DET
    AA1977-1978
    6134Jeff NatchezOFHigh SchoolFlint Southwestern Academy (Flint,MI)HSHSMIYesOF6-3190RR1953-02-11Flint,MI
    1971-  6- 134-DET
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    7159Gene PentzPHigh SchoolGreater Johnstown (Johnstown,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-1200RR1953-06-21Johnstown,PA
    1971-  7- 159-DET
    MLB1975-19781975-1981
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    8184David BowdenSSHigh SchoolKathleen (Lakeland,FL)HSHSFLNoSS5-11170RR---Lakeland,TX
    1975- 22- 504-DET
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    9209Don LesliePHigh SchoolJefferson (Lafayette,IN)HSHSINYesP6-0200RR1953-02-22Lafayette,IN
    1971-  9- 209-DET
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    10234Frank CatalanoOFHigh SchoolEast Meadow (East Meadow,NY)HSHSNYNoOF------------------
    1971- 10- 234-DET
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    11258Robert NemcekPHigh SchoolLittle Falls Central (Little Falls,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-2190RR---Little Falls,NY
    1971- 11- 258-DET
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    12282Lawrence BraccopHigh SchoolDeer Lakes (Russelton,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-0175RR---Russelton,PA
    1971- 12- 282-DET
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    13306Gary ChristensonpHigh SchoolNew Hyde Park (New Hyde Park,NY)HSHSNYYesP6-5200LL1953-05-05Mineola,NY
    1971- 13- 306-DET
    MLB1979-19801971-1982
    14330Mitch LukevicspHigh SchoolBethlehem Liberty (Bethlehem,PA)HSHSPANoP6-2195RR1953-12-03Bethlehem,PA
    1975-  2-  35-CHA
    AAA1977-1980
    15354Vince BuszkopHigh SchoolSouth River (South River,NJ)HSHSNJNoP------------------
    1971- 15- 354-DET
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    16378Marvin OttoCHigh SchoolStarpoint (Lockport,NY)HSHSNYNoC---------------Lockport,NY
    1971- 16- 378-DET
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    17402Dennis McLainpHigh SchoolSoutheastern (Detroit,MI)HSHSMINoP---------------Detroit,MI
    1971- 17- 402-DET
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    18426Maurice HortonSSHigh SchoolEast St. Louis (East St. Louis,IL)HSHSILYesSS6-0180RR---East St. Louis,IL
    1971- 18- 426-DET
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    19450Robert ShortellpCollegeSt. John'sNCAA 1---NYYesP6-1180BR1950-07-20---
    1971- 19- 450-DET
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    20474Curtis BishoppHigh SchoolRoswell (Roswell,NM)HSHSNMNoP------LL1953-03-14Moberly,MO
    1972-  1-  19-DET
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    21496John GutowskipHigh SchoolPiscataway (Piscataway,NJ)HSHSNJNoP------------------
    1971- 21- 496-DET
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    22518Michael JohnsonpHigh SchoolRobinson (Robinson,IL)HSHSILNoP---------------Robinson,IL
    1971- 22- 518-DET
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    23540Bob FlandersOFCollegeBrownNCAA 1---RIYesOF6-0195BR------
    1971- 23- 540-DET
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    24562Glenn FaulkpHigh SchoolRosemead (Rosemead,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-4190BL---Rosemead,CA
    1971- 24- 562-DET
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    25583Scott Thompson3BHigh SchoolManchester Memorial (Manchester,NH)HSHSNHYes3B6-0185RR---Manchester,NH
    1971- 25- 583-DET
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    26603Jim EschenIFCollegeWake ForestNCAA 1---NCYes2B-SS5-11170BR1950-05-25Port Jefferson,NY
    1971- 26- 603-DET
    AAA1968-1980
    27621Andy KanozaSSCollegeCentral MichiganNCAA 2---MIYesSS5-8165LR1948-11-20---
    1971- 27- 621-DET
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    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    28638Stewart Sims3BHigh SchoolSnyder (Snyder,TX)HSHSTXYes3B6-0---RR---Snyder,TX
    1971- 28- 638-DET
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    29654Richard MicellpCollegeWestern New MexicoNCAA 2---NMYesP6-1187RR---Waterford,MI
    1971- 29- 654-DET
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    30669Roberto Perez3BHigh SchoolMiami Senior (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYes3B6-0175RR---Miami,FL
    1971- 30- 669-DET
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    31684Michael CorbettOFHigh SchoolLiverpool (Liverpool,NY)HSHSNYYesOF6-2185RR1953-08-15Stoughton,MA
    1971- 31- 684-DET
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    32699Paul BockpHigh SchoolMishawaka (Mishawaka,IN)HSHSINNoP6-3197RL---Mishawaka,IN
    1974- 12- 272-CHA
    A1977-1977
    33712Edmund BeschpHigh SchoolOrchard Park (Orchard Park,NY)HSHSNYNoP------------------
    1971- 33- 712-DET
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    34724Greg GromekSSCollegeFlorida StateNCAA 1---FLYesIF5-10165RR---Birmingham,MI
    1971- 34- 724-DET
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    35735Robert BrownpHigh SchoolBrother Rice (Bloomfield Hills,MI)HSHSMINoP---------------Bloomfield Hills,MI
    1971- 35- 735-DET
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    36745Mark PalmerpHigh SchoolLa Quinta (Westminster,CA)HSHSCAYesP6-3199RR1953-10-09Westminster,CA
    1971- 36- 745-DET
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    37754Kent MarshSSHigh SchoolCaledonia (Caledonia,MI)HSHSMINoSS---------------Caledonia,MI
    1971- 37- 754-DET
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