COLUMBIA (WACH)- The Detroit Tigers have selected USC catcher Grayson Greiner with the 99th pick in the third round of the 2014 MLB Draft on Friday.
A native of Blythewood, SC, Greiner started 58 of the Gamecocks' 60 games this season behind the plate. He hit .311 with 39 runs scored, 50 RBI, 13 doubles and eight homers.
Greiner was named to the SEC All-Defensive team in 2014 and is a semifinalist for the Johnny Bench Award watch list. He also played on the USA Baseball collegiate team in 2013.