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Tigers Scouting Report #40: Aaron Westlake

Aaron Westlake has had an up-and-down pro career since the Tigers drafted him in 2011, but the 2013 season was a bright spot for the big first baseman, who hit .291 for Lakeland. Has the turnaround year brightened his future projections?
Via tigers.scout.com
January 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Aaron Westlake Blasts Home Run in Detroit Tigers’ Spring Training Loss: Video

Aaron Westlake, the Detroit Tigers’ 22nd round pick in 2010 out of Vanderbilt, has not had many opportunities to prove himself thus far in spring training. He took advantage of one of his few chances on Sunday, though, blasting a home run in Detroit’s loss to the Braves. Your browser does not support iframes. Westlake hit .249 with nine home runs and 69 RBI for Class A West Michigan...
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March 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Tigers Prospect Profile #41: Aaron Westlake

After being a third round pick, Aaron Westlake hasn't quite lived up to expectations of many Tigers fans, not showing the power in games that he was projected to possess by many scouts. Despite those struggles, there's still reason for optimism with Westlake.
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January 03, 2013  |  Discuss

2013 Minor League Preview: Detroit Tigers

Organizational Talent Rankings via Baseball America 2012 (22) | 2011 (25) | 2010 (27) | 2009 (28) | 2008 (27) 2012 Affiliate Records MLB: [88-74] AL Central AAA: [60-84] International League – Toledo AA: [57-84] Eastern League – Erie A+: [73-58] Florida State League – Lakeland A: [72-68] Midwest League – West Michigan A(ss):  [35-40] New York-Penn League — Connecticut...
Via Razzball
December 05, 2012  |  Discuss

Prime Nine: Detroit Tigers

As we move through the league, we see more and more teams that have used their farm system to go for it. That is one of the utilizations of a good farm system. The Tigers traded their best prospect and their best catching prospect (among others) for Anibal Sanchez and Omar Infante. The idea was to get back to the ALCS and bust through the glass ceiling this time. So...
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September 02, 2012  |  Discuss

Westlake Adjusting Well to Pro Game

Aaron Westlake may not have been drafted for his fielding ability, but his approach at the plate coupled with the fact that he demolished opposing pitchers throughout his decorated career at Vanderbilt, intrigued the Detroit Tigers far too much to pass on him.
Via tigers.scout.com
April 29, 2012  |  Discuss
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