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Tigers Prospect Profile #17: Josue Carreno

Carreno spent 2010 in Connecticut

Just turning 19 as the season started, Josue Carreno was challenged with facing short season A ball competition and held his own. His success on the mound coupled with his now-developed frame has left many excited about his potential.

Josue Carreno Position: Right-handed Pitcher Height: 6-1 Weight: 215 Born: 6/26/1991 Bats: Right Throws: Right Background Carreno was signed as a 16-year old out of Venezuela in October 2007. Being signed after the season held Carreno back from making his professional debut until 2008 in the Venezuelan Summer League. As a 17-year old in the VSL, the 6-foot-1 right-hander posted an impressive... Recommended Stories

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