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Tigers reel in two more from Draft class

Tigers reel in two more from Draft class

HOUSTON -- The Tigers announced Saturday that they've agreed to terms with two more selections from the 2014 First-Year Player Draft -- fifth-round pick Shane Zeile and ninth-round pick Josh Laxer.

When the deals become official, the Tigers will have signed 26 of their 40 selections, including eight of their first 10 picks.

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Zeile, a catcher, hit .324 for UCLA this season with two homers and 28 RBIs and earned All-Pac 12 honors.

Laxer, a right-handed pitcher, had an ERA of 1.47 in 36 2/3 innings for Ole Miss.

Mike Vernon is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.

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