MLB Draft

2017 MLB Draft with Dallas Tigers

MLB Draft

Congratulations to these young men getting the opportunity to play professional baseball.  The Tiger family wish you all the best!

Dallas Tigers in 2017 MLB Draft

2nd Round : Colorado Rockies, Ryan Vilade

4th Round : New York Yankees, Caanan Smith

7th Round : Houston Astros, Parker Mushinski

9th Round : New York Yankees, Austin Gardner

9th Round : Texas Rangers, Tanner Gardner

10th Round : Detroit Tigers,  Garrett McCain

Blake Beavan

Blake Beavan’s Story

Long time Tiger Blake Beavan shares his baseball story and more.  Must see video!


mlb draft 2015

Dallas Tigers in the MLB Draft 2015

mlb draft 2015The MLB Draft 2015 is well underway and the Dallas Tigers Alumni are already representing early in this year’s draft.  We are excited for these young men and those coming up in future rounds this year.  Below is the beginning list of former players drafted …more updates to follow here.

  1. Beau Burrows – 1st round, Detroit Tigers, Weatherford High School
  2. Mitchell Hansen – 2nd round, Los Angeles Dodgers, Plano Senior High
  3. who is next …?

Watch the full and up to the minute updates at

Michael Kopech Goes in 1st Round of MLB Draft

Michael Kopech baseballCongratulations to Michael Kopech of the Dallas Tigers on getting drafted in the 1st round of the 2014 MLB draft this month.  Michael has played in the Dallas Tigers Baseball Club since 14U and was a commit to University of Arizona.

To see more about Michael Kopech, visit and watch his prospect video.

Congratulations to Michael and the Kopech family!

MLB Drafts 10 Former Dallas Tigers

Ten Dallas Tigers were recently drafted in the 2013 Major League Draft. Congratulations boys on a great moment and honor in your career to this point.

Round – Team – Name – School
1-KC-Hunter Dozier-SFA
2-Boston-Teddy Stankiewicz-Seminole JC
4-SF-Brian Ragira-Stanford
6-Wash.-Cody Gunter-Grayson JC
11-TampaBay-Hunter Lockwood-Weatherford
11-NY-Kendall Coleman-Rockwall HS
21-Dodgers-James Baune-Southern Arkansas
24-WhiteSox-Jacob Morris-Arkansas
28-Dodgers-Crayton Bare-Baylor
30-Mariners-Rafael Pineda-A&M

Dallas Tigers in the MLB Draft

mlb-logoTwo of our Dallas Tigers went in the MLB draft on day one yesterday. RHP Zach Lee was selected by the Los Angeles Dodgers as the 25th overall pick in the 1st round. Zach sign a letter of intent to play football and baseball at LSU.

High school teammate Matt Lipka, short stop, was selected by the Atlanta Braves as the 35th overall pick in the 1st round. Matt signed a letter of intent with the University of Alabama.

Congratulations to both boys. The Dallas Tigers wish both boys the best of luck!!

Check out more Tigers in the 2010 Major League Draft!!!  Wow!

Zach Lee           28th pick       Dodgers   McKinney HS

Matt Lipka         35th pick       Braves     McKinney HS

Jordan Swagerty 75th pick       Cardinals  Arizona St.

Bobby Doran      123rd pick      Astros     Texas Tech

Cole Green        133rd pick      TIGERS!    U of Texas

Shane Henderson 622nd pick    Dodgers   FlowerMoundHS

Evan Gattis         704th pick    Braves     Odessa P.B.

Justin Howard      717th pick    Pirates     Uof NewMexico

Brian Ragira         916th pick    Rangers     Arl.MartinHS

Shawn Tolleson    922nd pick       Dodgers   Baylor

Jonathan Kaskow  1237th pick     Reds        Stanford

Tant Shephard    1417th pick   Reds        U of Texas

JTAutrey            1463rd pick   RedSox    StephenvilleHS

Blake Beavens Drafted 1st Round by Texas Rangers

blake-beavan-rangers-dallas-tigersThe Dallas Tigers Blake Beavans was drafted in the first round by the Texas Rangers as the No. 17 overall pick.  Blake played in the club for seven years under head coach Linty Ingram.  Blake was recently selected by Baseball America as the National Youth Player of the Year.  As a member of the USA Junior National Team, Blake threw a complete game, 7 hit shut out with 11 strikeouts to defeat Cuba, the defending IBAF Junior World Champions, in Ciego de Avila, Cuba on September 26, 2006.

Congratulations Blake!