A perfect game All-American, freshman Zack Hess was selected in the 35th round of the MLB Draft by the Yankees. Hess is one of the top power arms in the country to make it to campus and could make an immediate impact on this team.
Junior Hunter Kiel was selected in the 29th round last season by the Arizona Diamondbacks. Kiel, who began his pitching career just two years ago, was one of the hardest throwing JUCO pitchers in the country.
Baton Rouge native Bryce Adams should make an impact in the Tigers' lineup with his power. The transfer from Delgado enters his second season in Purple and Gold and is just 44 days away from the 2017 season.