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Tigers Scouting Report #26: Ben Verlander

The younger brother of Tigers' ace Justin, Ben Verlander was snagged in the 13th round of last summer's amateur draft. He may not have the ceiling of a future ace, but he's a strong prospect in his own right.

Ben Verlander Vitals Position: Outfielder Date of Birth: 1/31/1992 (2014 Opening Day Age: 22) Height/Weight: 6-3/170 Bats/Throws: Right/Right Acquired: 2013 MLB Draft, 14th Round Ranking History: #26 (2014) Background: The younger brother of Tigers ace Justin Verlander, Ben was a sly choice of the club during the 2013 draft. He started out strong during his professional debut but faded down the... Recommended Stories

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