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Tigers Prospect Profile #36: Billy Nowlin

There were high hopes for Billy Nowlin heading into 2010 after a season of crushing the ball in low-A West Michigan, unfortunately, Nowlin wasn't able to continue the incredible success he had in '09. Can Nowlin get that magic back in his bat?

Billy Nowlin Position: First Baseman Height: 6-1 Weight: 210 Born: 12/16/1986 Bats: Right Throws: Right Background The 25th round pick of the Tigers in 2008, Nowlin has made his bat his meal ticket. Pushed to the NYPL after just six GCL games in his debut season, Nowlin hit a modest .236/.287/.365 in 49 games for the Tigers. The catch is, he ripped six home runs and five doubles, and only...