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Tigers Scouting Report #16: Joe Jimenez

Joe Jimenez came to the organization as an undrafted free agent out of Puerto Rico - usually such players don't elicit much excitement, but Jimenez isn't the usual case. Find out why the Tigers got a steal when they signed the young power arm.

Joe Jimenez Vitals Position: Right-handed Pitcher Date of Birth: 1/17/1995 (2014 Opening Day Age: 19) Height/Weight: 6-3/220 Bats/Throws: Right/Right Acquired: Amateur Free Agent, 2013 Ranking History: #16 (2014) Background: Projected as a potential fifth round pick entering last year's draft, Jimenez fell due to high bonus demands. The Tigers stayed on him and signed him for less than $100,00... Recommended Stories

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