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5th Rd Pick: Prospect Profile: Austin Wood

While many draftees will go straight into negotiations with the Tigers, Austin Wood still has some unfinished business, with his Texas squad preparing to play in the College World Series. What might Tigers' fans see in Wood?

Austin Wood Position: Left-handed Pitcher Height: 6-2 Weight: 190 Born: 11/2/1986 Bats: Left Throws: Left Background Wood has been in the news a ton lately, even before the Tigers drafted him. In an NCAA regional game against Boston College – a game that went 25 innings – Wood threw 170 pitches over 12-plus innings. The performance, including many, many hitless innings, would draw plenty of... Recommended Stories

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