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Tigers Prospect Profile #44: Edwin Gomez

With the Tigers' 2009 fourth round pick, they snagged lanky shortstop Edwin Gomez, who got his pro career off to a bit of a rough start in rookie ball. But Gomez is still a very talented youngster with plenty of potential.

Edwin Gomez Position: Shortstop Height: 6-3 Weight: 175 Born: 8/26/1991 Bats: Both Throws: Right Background Gomez was the Tigers fourth round selection in the 2009 draft out of Yabucoa, Puerto Rico. His selection in the fourth round was on the upper bounds of where he was projected to be picked, and despite some early speculation to the contrary, Gomez signed quickly and reported to the Gulf...