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Tigers Prospect Profile #28: Alex Burgos

Burgos battled adversity in 2012 in Lakeland

A left-hander on the small side, Alex Burgos had been very successful on the mound, up until 2012, when he for the first saw his ERA balloon along with his walk totals. Can Burgos still find success despite struggling against the High-A challenge he faced in 2012?

Alex Burgos Position: Lefthanded Pitcher Height: 5-11 Weight: 180 Born: 12/1/1990 Bats: Left Throws: Left Acquired: 2010 MLB Draft, 5th Round Ranking History: #40 (2010), #15 (2011) Background The Tigers loved what Burgos brought to the table coming out of junior college and signed him as a fifth round pick in 2010. After debuting with a 1.54 ERA in eight relief appearances with the GCL Tigers...

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