Major League Baseball Draft Update
CLEMSON, SC -- On Monday, the 2000 Major League Baseball First-Year Player Draft began
by conference call among the 30 Major League Clubs. The 50-round draft continues on Tuesday
before concluding on Wednesday.
Thru 50 rounds the following Tigers have been selected:
Patrick Boyd RF/CF from Palm Harbor, FL
Round 4 (pick #119) to Pittsburgh
Ryan Mottl RHP from Florissant, MO
Round 6 (pick #183) to Cincinnati
Scott Berney RHP from Hampton, CT
Round 18 (pick #527) to Colorado
Quotes from Ryan Mottl:
"One of my main goals this year was to help get this team to Omaha.
This was an added bonus that I improved my stock in the draft.
Basically I came back and needed a third pitch that I could throw for a strike.
The guys that play behind me made it easy."