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1985 Detroit Tigers Draft Picks

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  • RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    18Gary PiferPCollegeSanta Ana CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-4215RR1964-08-22El Toro,CA
    1985-  1-   8-DET
    A+1985-1988
    126Randy NosekPHigh SchoolChillicothe (Chillicothe,MO)HSHSMOYesP6-4215RR1967-01-08Omaha,NE
    1985-  1-  26-DET
    MLB1989-19901986-1991
    126Kenny WilliamsP------------YesOF-3B6-1184RR1964-04-06Berkeley,CA
    1985-  1-  26-DET
    MLB1986-19911982-1992
    126Pete RobertsPCollegeMira Costa CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-3190LL1965-05-17Solana Beach,CA
    1986-  1-   3-SDN
    AAA1986-1991
    234Ken PenningtonSSCollegeEl Camino CollegeCCCAA---CANo3B-OF6-1175RR1966-03-31San Diego,CA
    1986-  6- 136-ATL
    AA1986-1992
    251David MillerPCollegeCamden County CollegeNJCAA---NJNoP6-1190RR1966-08-25Woodbury,NJ
    1986-  1-   3-BAL
    AAA1986-1992
    252Paul JacksonP-SSCollegeCitrus CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP-SS6-4215RR---City of Industry,CA
    1985-  2-  52-DET
    ---
    254Scott CarterPHigh SchoolHavelock (Havelock,NC)HSHSNCYesP6-3195RR1966-11-04Havelock,NC
    1986-  3-  53-HOU
    A+1985-1989
    357Larry CratsenbergIFCollegeOrange Coast CollegeCCCAA---CAYesIF5-11165RR---Federal Way,WA
    1985-  3-  57-DET
    ---
    373Rob HartwigOFCollegeLos Angeles Harbor CollegeCCCAASoCAYesOF-C6-0180RR1964-10-05Torrance,CA
    1985-  3-  73-DET
    A+1990-1991
    378David CooperOFCollegeMacomb CCNJCAA---MIYesP-C6-3220RR1964-12-12Detroit,MI
    1985-  3-  78-DET
    AAA1985-1990
    380Steve SearcyPCollegeTennesseeNCAA 1---TNYesP6-1185LL1964-06-04Knoxville,TN
    1985-  3-  80-DET
    MLB1988-19921985-1993
    485Kevin RitzPCollegeIndian Hills CC-CentervilleNJCAA---IAYesP6-4229RR1965-06-08Eatontown,NJ
    1985-  4-  85-DET
    MLB1989-19981986-1998
    595Gary AlexanderPCollegeLaney CollegeCCCAASoCAYes1B-OF6-2190RR1964-11-24San Francisco,CA
    1987-  8- 207-TEX
    AAA1987-1992
    6101Mike SiscoSSCollegeSt. Louis CC-MeramecNJCAA---MONoSS-3B6-3170RR1965-07-05---
    1987- 20- 501-SEA
    A-1987-1987
    4104Jerald FrostSSCollegeOcean County CollegeNJCAAFrNJNoSS-2B5-11169RR1965-09-22Long Branch,NJ
    1986-  2-  35-ATL
    A+1986-1989
    7104Tom PowersPCollegeTriton CollegeNJCAA---ILYesP6-3220RR---Chicago,IL
    1985-  7- 104-DET
    A+1986-1988
    4106Rob FriesenPHigh SchoolMeridian (Meridian,ID)HSHSIDYesP6-3195RR1966-11-01Meridian,ID
    1985-  4- 106-DET
    A1985-1987
    5130Frank MastersCCollegeScottsdale CCNJCAA---AZYesC-1B6-3205RR1965-05-20St. Louis,MO
    1985-  5- 130-DET
    AA1985-1989
    5132Gerry WetherellPCollegeMount Vernon NazareneNAIASrOHYesP6-0190RR------
    1985-  5- 132-DET
    A1985-1986
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    6155Craig BurnsOFCollegeSacramento City CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF------RR---Sacramento,CA
    1985-  6- 155-DET
    NCAA1987-1987
    6158Scott LusaderOFCollegeFloridaNCAA 1---FLYesOF-DH5-10165LL1964-09-30Chicago,IL
    1985-  6- 158-DET
    MLB1987-19911985-1991
    7179Robert FassoldCCollegeMira Costa CollegeCCCAA---CAYesC------------------
    1985-  7- 179-DET
    ---
    7184Doug Strange2BCollegeNC StateNCAA 1JrNCYes3B-2B6-1188BR1964-04-13Greenville,SC
    1985-  7- 184-DET
    MLB1989-19981985-2000
    8203Tyrone BosemanSSCollegeMontreat CollegeNAIA---NCYesSS------------------
    1985-  8- 203-DET
    ---
    8210Donnie Rowland2BCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYes2B-3B5-10165RR1962-12-16Grosse Pointe,MI
    1985-  8- 210-DET
    AAA1985-1989
    9226Rodger CastnerPCollegeArizona Western CollegeNJCAA---AZNoP6-3200RR1966-04-21Lexington,KY
    1987- 50-1168-PIT
    A-1987-1988
    9236Derek BastinckCCollegeRamapoNCAA 3---NJYesC-1B6-3210RR1964-10-25Fair Lawn,NJ
    1985-  9- 236-DET
    A+1985-1987
    10247Daniel CetnarPCollegeSouth Suburban CollegeNJCAA---ILYesP------------------
    1985- 10- 247-DET
    ---
    10262Lou FrazierOFCollegeScottsdale CCNJCAA---AZNoOF-SS6-2175BR1965-01-26St. Louis,MO
    1986-  1-   5-HOU
    MLB1993-19981986-1999
    11265Steve KovenskyPCollegePalomar CollegeCCCAA---CAYesP6-2192RR---San Diego,CA
    1985- 11- 265-DET
    ---
    12279Scott SpurgeonC-3BCollegeLabette CCNJCAA---KSNo1B-C5-11195RR1965-02-02Carthage,MO
    1988- 36- 922-HOU
    A1988-1989
    11288Ruben JacksonOFHigh SchoolCajon (San Bernardino,CA)HSHSCAYesOF-P6-4190LR---San Bernardino,CA
    1985- 11- 288-DET
    A1985-1986
    13292Gary Smithp-1BCollegeBrookdale CCNJCAA---NJYesP-1B------------------
    1985- 13- 292-DET
    ---
    14302Donald MireOFCollegeCitrus CollegeCCCAA---CAYesOF------------------
    1985- 14- 302-DET
    ---
    12314Joe SlavikpCollegeEastern MichiganNCAA 1---MIYesP6-0185LL1964-03-31Wheeling,WV
    1985- 12- 314-DET
    A+1985-1988
    13340Alain PatenaudepCollegeMiamiNCAA 1---FLYesP6-2190RR1962-05-10Laval,QC
    1985- 13- 340-DET
    A1985-1986
    14366Doyle BalthazarCHigh SchoolLos Angeles (Los Angeles,CA)HSHSCAYesC-1B6-2180RR1967-11-26Los Angeles,CA
    1985- 14- 366-DET
    AA1985-1992
    15392Mark LeepCollegeFlorida IntlNCAA 1JrFLYesP6-5220LL1964-07-20Williston,ND
    1985- 15- 392-DET
    MLB1988-19951985-1997
    16418Jeff HendersonpCollegeStetsonNCAA 1---FLNoP------------------
    1985- 16- 418-DET
    ---
    RndOverallPlayer NamedPosSourceSchool Drafted FromSch LevelClassRegSignedPosHtWtBaThBorn DatePlace Of BirthDraft InfoHiLvlMLB YearsStat Years
    17444Allen LiebertCHigh SchoolWest (Waukegan,IL)HSHSILYesC5-10195LR1967-10-28Waukegan,IL
    1985- 17- 444-DET
    AAA1985-1992
    18470Andy Stankiewicz2BCollegePepperdineNCAA 1---CANo2B-SS5-9165RR1964-08-10Inglewood,CA
    1986- 12- 314-NYA
    MLB1992-19981986-2001
    19496Ted LawrenceOFCollegePaceNCAA 2---NYYesC5-11180RR---Mahopac,NY
    1985- 19- 496-DET
    AA1985-1985
    20522Ed WaylockSSCollegeBradleyNCAA 1---ILYes3B-SS6-0175RR---Oconomowoc,WI
    1985- 20- 522-DET
    A+1982-1986
    21548Ted WeisfussSSHigh SchoolChatsworth (Chatsworth,CA)HSHSCANoSS---------------Chatsworth,CA
    1985- 21- 548-DET
    NCAA1988-1989
    22574John SmoltzpHigh SchoolWaverly (Lansing,MI)HSHSMIYesP6-3220RR1967-05-15Warren,MI
    1985- 22- 574-DET
    MLB1988-20091986-2009
    23600Thelanious PrioleauSSCollegeCentral StateNCAA 2---OHYesSS-3B6-2170BR---Baltimore,MD
    1985- 23- 600-DET
    A+1985-1987
    24626Craig GoodpHigh SchoolRio Mesa (Oxnard,CA)HSHSCANoP---------------Oxnard,CA
    1985- 24- 626-DET
    ---
    25652Thomas KnappOFCollegeFerris StateNCAA 2---MIYesOF6-1174LR------
    1985- 25- 652-DET
    Rk1985-1985
    26677Tom SnowbergerOFCollegeIowaNCAA 1---IAYesOF6-2180LL---Pittsburgh,PA
    1985- 26- 677-DET
    A1985-1985
    27702Dan DisherpCollegeMichiganNCAA 1JrMINoOF6-2190RR1964-01-26Sandusky,OH
    1986- 10- 245-SEA
    A+1983-1988
    28725Ken GohmannpCollegeNorthwesternNCAA 1---ILYesP6-5225RR1964-06-18Chicago,IL
    1985- 28- 725-DET
    AA1985-1989
    29746Ken DealpCollegeTrinidad State Junior CollegeNJCAA---CONoP6-6240RR---Denver,CO
    1987- 27- 704-SLN
    ---
    30766Steve Kern3BHigh SchoolB.M.C. Durfee (Fall River,MA)HSHSMANo3B---------------Fall River,MA
    1985- 30- 766-DET
    ---
    31781Adam DempsayCCollegeBradleyNCAA 1---ILYesC-OF5-10180RR1963-05-14Joliet,IL
    1985- 31- 781-DET
    AAA1983-1988
    32795Rob ThomsonCCollegeKansasNCAA 1---KSYesC-3B6-0200RR1963-08-16Sarnia,ON
    1985- 32- 795-DET
    A+1982-1988
    33807Randy KotchmanSSHigh SchoolSeminole (Seminole,FL)HSHSFLNo3B-2B6-0185BR1967-08-30Seminole,FL
    1985- 33- 807-DET
    A+1989-1990
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