With the first overall pick in the MLB Draft, the Tigers chose Arizona State slugger Spencer Torkelson. And they continued to add talent from there.
But don't take it from us. Take it from the national experts, all of whom loved Detroit's draft.
The Tigers earned similar praise for picking LSU outfielder Daniel Cabrera No. 62 overall and Rice shortstop Trei Cruz No. 73 overall.
"Absolutely. And when did that ever happen?" he cracked. "We're very excited about it, in all seriousness. We thought we did very well."