4 Tigers selected in MLB draft sign contracts
SC (James F. Byrnes HS HS)
Years Played: 2012 - 2014
CLEMSON, S.C. - Four of the six Tigers who were selected in the major league draft last week have signed professional contracts. Daniel GossettDaniel Gossett
Jr. RH Pitcher
#23 6-0, 180
View Full Profile (Athletics, 2nd round), Steve WilkersonSteve Wilkerson
Sr. 2nd Base
#17 6-1, 195
View Full Profile (Orioles, 8th round), Matt CampbellMatt Campbell
Sr. RH Pitcher
#36 5-11, 195
View Full Profile (Dodgers, 9th round) and Jay BaumJay Baum
#13 6-0, 190
View Full Profile (Mariners, 21st round) have signed and have joined their respective teams.
Two more Tigers were drafted, Garrett BoulwareGarrett Boulware
#30 6-1, 210
View Full Profile (Reds, 16th round) and Matthew CrownoverMatthew Crownover
So. LH Pitcher
#44 5-11, 205
View Full Profile (Giants, 21st round). The six picks tied for 15th-most in the nation.
Jack Leggett has had 102 players drafted in his 21 seasons as head coach at Clemson. A total of 18 of those 102 players were drafted twice, meaning a Tiger has been drafted 120 times in Leggett's tenure at Clemson.