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1997 Detroit Tigers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    11Matt AndersonPCollegeRiceNCAA 1---TXYesP6-4200RR1976-08-17Louisville,KY
    1997-  1-   1-DET
    MLB1998-20051998-2008
    253Shane LouxPHigh SchoolHighland (Gilbert,AZ)HSHSAZYesP6-2205RR1979-08-13Rapid City,SD
    1997-  2-  53-DET
    MLB2002-20121997-2015
    385Matt Boone3BHigh SchoolVilla Park (Orange,CA)HSHSCAYes3B-OF6-2175RR1979-07-18Willingsboro,NJ
    1997-  3-  85-DET
    A+1997-2003
    4115Alan WebbPHigh SchoolDurango (Las Vegas,NV)HSHSNVYesP5-10160LL1979-09-26Las Vegas,NV
    1997-  4- 115-DET
    AAA1997-2009
    5145Heath SchesserSSCollegeKansas StateNCAA 1---KSYes3B-SS6-1190RR1976-01-07Manhattan,KS
    1997-  5- 145-DET
    A1995-1998
    6175Chris ParkerCHigh SchoolWestlake (Westlake Village,CA)HSHSCAYesC6-2185RR1979-08-16Thousand Oaks,CA
    1997-  6- 175-DET
    A+1997-2001
    7205Michael DieboltPCollegeMinnesotaNCAA 1---MNYesP6-0195RL1974-11-02Mayfield Village,OH
    1997-  7- 205-DET
    A-1997-1997
    8235Dan Lauterhahn2BCollegeWilliam Paterson New JerseyNCAA 3---NJYesSS-2B6-1175RR1976-04-23Wallington,NJ
    1997-  8- 235-DET
    A+1997-1999
    9265Bud SmithOF-PHigh SchoolSt. John Bosco (Bellflower,CA)HSHSCANoP6-0170LL1979-10-23Torrance,CA
    1998-  4- 108-SLN
    MLB2001-20021998-2007
    10295Rick RobertsPHigh SchoolForest Hills (Sidman,PA)HSHSPAYesP6-1180LL1979-05-20Windber,PA
    1997- 10- 295-DET
    AAA1997-2003
    11325Leo Daigle1BHigh SchoolMonte Vista (Spring Valley,CA)HSHSCAYes1B-3B6-3225RR1979-09-18San Diego,CA
    1997- 11- 325-DET
    AAA1998-2006
    12355Darrell PenderOFHigh SchoolNorthwestern (Miami,FL)HSHSFLYesOF5-10170RR1979-01-14Miami,FL
    1997- 12- 355-DET
    Rk1997-1998
    13385John AlkirepCollegeCal State FullertonNCAA 1---CAYesP6-5190RR1975-04-29San Jose,CA
    1997- 13- 385-DET
    A-1997-1997
    14415Brennan Hervey1BCollegeFlorida AtlanticNCAA 1---FLYes1B6-5230BR1975-04-26St. Petersburg,FL
    1997- 14- 415-DET
    A-1996-1997
    15445Jason HowardpCollegePurdueNCAA 1---INYesP6-4205RR1975-06-18Kokomo,IN
    1997- 15- 445-DET
    A-1997-1997
    16475Alex SteeleOFCollegeSUNY-CortlandNCAA 3---NYYesOF6-3225RR1975-12-09Englewood,NJ
    1997- 16- 475-DET
    A+1997-2000
    17505Chris CurryCCollegeMeridian CCNJCAAFrMSNoC-1B6-1195RR1977-11-17Little Rock,AR
    1999-  9- 290-CHN
    AAA1999-2006
    18535Ryan GrimmettOFCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYesOF5-9165RR1975-03-04Cincinnati,OH
    1997- 18- 535-DET
    A+1995-1999
    19565Jeremy SassanellaCHigh SchoolDekalb (Waterloo,IN)HSHSINYes1B-C6-1225BR1978-10-21Auburn,IN
    1997- 19- 565-DET
    A+1997-2000
    20595Craig JohnsonpCollegeSiena CollegeNCAA 1---NYYesP6-3200RR1975-11-08Wolfeboro,NH
    1997- 20- 595-DET
    AAA1997-2002
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    21625Nelson Alvarez1BHigh SchoolNorth Rockland (Thiells,NY)HSHSNYYesC-1B6-0175RR1978-09-27Orangeburg,NY
    1997- 21- 625-DET
    Rk1997-2000
    22655Mandy JacominoOFCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYesOF-1B6-2210LR1974-06-01Miami,FL
    1997- 22- 655-DET
    A1997-1998
    23685Kevin MobleypCollegeGeorgia Perimeter CollegeNJCAA---GAYesP6-7245RR1975-01-26Vidalia,GA
    1997- 23- 685-DET
    AA1997-2001
    24715Doyle WashingtonOFHigh SchoolInglewood (Inglewood,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-2180LL1979-02-23Inglewood,CA
    1997- 24- 715-DET
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    25745Kelly CrosbyOFHigh SchoolWheaton Warrenville (Wheaton,IL)HSHSILNoOF6-2205RR1978-08-22Manhattan,KS
    1997- 25- 745-DET
    Rk2001-2001
    26775Maxim St. PierreCHigh SchoolCollege de Levis (Levis,QC)HSHSQCYesC6-0170RR1980-04-17Quebec City,QC
    1997- 26- 775-DET
    MLB2010-20101997-2012
    27805Bill SnyderpCollegeRPINCAA 3---NYYesP6-0190RR1975-01-29Oswego,NY
    1997- 27- 805-DET
    AAA1997-2002
    28835Jacob SchafferSSCollegeBradleyNCAA 1---ILYes2B-SS5-10170RR1975-03-28Bloomington,MN
    1997- 28- 835-DET
    A+1995-1999
    29865Joseph HallOFHigh SchoolArtesia (Lakewood,CA)HSHSCANoOF6-3275RR1979-11-03Lakewood,CA
    1997- 29- 865-DET
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    30895Rich OzarowskiSSCollegeFlorida AtlanticNCAA 1---FLYes2B-SS5-9175BR1974-10-19Boca Raton,FL
    1997- 30- 895-DET
    A+1996-1999
    31925Scott Martines1BHigh SchoolPunahou (Honolulu,HI)HSHSHINo1B5-10210RR1978-06-05Honolulu,HI
    1997- 31- 925-DET
    NCAA1999-2002
    32955Steve RodriguezOFCollegeEast Los Angeles CollegeCCCAA---CAYes1B-OF6-4210RR1978-01-28---
    1997- 32- 955-DET
    Rk1998-1999
    33985Joel GreenepCollegeWilliam Penn UniversityNCAA 3JrIAYesP6-2185LL1976-05-18Portland,OR
    1997- 33- 985-DET
    A-1997-1997
    341015John GuilmetpCollegeMerrimack CollegeNCAA 2---MAYesP6-6205RR1975-05-22North Andover,MA
    1997- 34-1015-DET
    A-1997-1997
    351045Matthew BeckpCollegeBradleyNCAA 1---ILYesP6-2195RR1975-08-10Effingham,IL
    1997- 35-1045-DET
    A-1995-2000
    361075Brian ColeSSHigh SchoolMeridian (Meridian,MS)HSHSMSNoOF5-9168RR1978-09-28Meridian,MS
    1998- 18- 544-NYN
    AA1998-2000
    371105Antonio HasbubSSHigh SchoolBriarcliff (Briarcliff Manor,NY)HSHSNYYesSS------------------
    1997- 37-1105-DET
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    381135Curtis Wickwire1BHigh SchoolClovis West (Fresno,CA)HSHSCANo1B6-6225RR1979-04-17Fresno,CA
    1997- 38-1135-DET
    NCAA2001-2002
    391165Bernie PedersoliCCollegeIllinois-ChicagoNCAA 1SrILYesC6-0170RR1974-12-20Chicago,IL
    1997- 39-1165-DET
    A-1994-1997
    401195Clark Parker2BCollegeCal State NorthridgeNCAA 1---CAYes2B-P5-8160LR1975-09-26Los Angeles,CA
    1997- 40-1195-DET
    AA1997-2005
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    411225Matthew Altagen1BHigh SchoolUniversity (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesOF6-2185RL1979-09-05Los Angeles,CA
    1997- 41-1225-DET
    Rk1998-1999
    421252Carlos HernandezpHigh SchoolChristopher Columbus (Bronx,NY)HSHSNYNoP6-1195RR1978-09-10Bronx,NY
    1997- 42-1252-DET
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    Rnd Drafted Round Overall Drafted Overall or College Team Overall Record Player Name Name of the player. If not linked, then no profile on the site dPos Position when drafted (May differ from eventual position) School Drafted From High School or College attended by player at time when drafted Class Player Class related to college. Fr,So,Jr,Sr,5S (5th year senior) Reg Region related to nearby geographical element Signed Drafted player signed with the drafting team Pos Defensive Position Ht Height Wt Weight Ba Bats Th Throws Born Date Date of Birth for Player Place of Birth City,State or City,Country for birthplace Draft Info Year-DraftRound-Overall-Drafted by Team Abbreviation. Click the link to view picks for that round. Indicates most recent draft instance HiLvl Highest Level Reached MLB Years Up-to-date Range of Years played Stat Years Available range of years of statistics within the TBC system