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The Detroit Tigers selected Derek Hill with their first round pick, 23rd overall. Reaction by Tigers’ fans, analysts and writers was varied but positive overall, though the digs at the current state of the 2014 Tigers’ team and their mighty, ugly struggle of late were widespread.
Hill, though had a little love to throw to current right fielder Torii Hunter:
The most astute poing of the evening, though belongs to the Detroit News’ Tony Paul:
That’s something to chew on.