TIGERS SELECT 45 PLAYERS IN 2007 DRAFT

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DETROIT --- The Detroit Tigers today announced the selection of 39 players during the second day of the 2007 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft.

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The list of the players selected in both days of the draft follows:

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Rd   Player        Position        Ht.        Wt.        B/T        Age        School
1      Rick Porcello        RHP        6-5        195        R/R        18        Seton Hall Prep School (NJ)

1*    Joey Hamilton        RHP        6-2        205        R/R        18        Stanhope Elmore High School (AL)

2      Danny Worth        SS        6-1        180        R/R        21        Pepperdine University (CA)

3      Luke Putkonen        RHP        6-6        200        R/R        21        University of North Carolina

4      Charles Furbush        LHP        6-5        215        L/L        21        Louisiana State University

5      Casey Crosby        LHP        6-5        200        R/L        18        Kaneland High School (IL)

6      Cale Iorg        SS        6-2        175        R/R        21        No School

7      Devin Thomas        C        5-11        195        S/R        22        Brown University

8        Emmanuel Miguelez        LHP        6-2        200        L/L        21        University of Miami (FL)

9      Justin Henry        2B        6-3        190        L/R        22        University of Mississippi

10    Dominic De La Osa        SS        5-11        205        R/R        21        Vanderbilt University

11    Gary Perinar        RHP        6-0        200        R/R        21        University of Minnesota

12        Christopher White        CF        5-11        165        S/R        19        Sacramento Community College

13    Londell Taylor        CF        6-2        215        R/R        18        Vian High School (OK)

14        Christopher Hernandez        LHP        6-2        185        L/L        18        Monsignor Edward Pace HS (FL)

15    Kody Kaiser        RF        5-9        185        S/R        22        Oklahoma City University

16    Mark Brackman        RHP        6-7        220        R/R        22        William Jewell College

17    Noah Krol RHP        6-2        185        S/R        22        Wichita State University

18    Kevin Rhoderick        RHP        6-0        192        R/R        18        Horizon High School (AZ)

19    Andrew Hess RHP        6-4        210        R/R        22        University of Michigan

20    Erick Crichton        RHP        5-10        190        R/R        21        Oral Roberts University

21    Kyle Brule RHP        6-2        185        R/R        17        Marcos De Niza High School (AZ)

22        Kristopher Rochelle        C        6-2        210        R/R        22        University of North Carolina – Charlotte

23    Brandon Harrigan        C        6-0        215        R/R        22        Oklahoma City University

24    Barret Loux RHP        6-4        205        R/R        18        Stratford High School (TX)

25    Colin Kaline        2B        5-10        150        S/R        18        Groves High School (MI)

26    Matthew Hoffman        LHP        6-2        195        L/L        18        Oswasso High School (OK)

27    Stephan Susdorf        LF        6-1        190        L/L        21        Fresno State University

28    Warren McFadden        OF        6-1        200        R/R        21        Tulane University

29    Wade Lamont        1B        6-2        230        L/R        22        Flagler College

30        Jonathan Kibler        LHP        6-5        210        L/L        20        Michigan State University
31    Paul Nardozzi        RHP        6-0        200        R/R        22        University of Pittsburgh

32    Forrest Moore        LHP        6-2        180        L/L        18        Parkview Baptist School (LA)

33    Shawn Roof SS        6-0        175        R/R        22        University of Illinois

34    Kyle Peter CF        6-2        185        L/R        21        Washburn University

35    Sean Finefrock        RHP        6-5        200        R/R        20        Butler County Community College

36    Tanner Rindels        CF        6-0        180        L/L        20        Seward County Community College

37    Toby Matchulat        RHP        6-5        190        R/R        18        Redford Union High School (MI)
38    Austin Woodward        LHP        6-5        170        L/L        18        Bishop Carroll Catholic High School (KS)

39    Jake Oberlechner        SS        6-0        175        R/R        18        Arkansas City High School (KS)

40        D’Andrea Vaughn        CF        6-0        190        R/R        18        Tavares High School (FL)

41    David LeMahieu        SS        6-4        185        R/R        18        Brother Rice High School (MI)
42    Matthew Robertson        RHP        6-1        170        L/R        18        Valley Center High School (KS)

43    Richard Zumaya        RHP        6-1        185        R/R        18        Bonita Vista High School (CA)

44    Kolby Wood        RHP        6-6        185        R/R        18        Berrien Springs High School (MI)
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* - supplemental choice for loss of LHP Jamie Walker to Baltimore via free agency