Auburn standout selected as #1 pick in MLB draft
UPDATE: Mize was selected as #1 pick by the Detroit Tigers.
Auburn righthander Casey Mize is poised to become the highest Major League Baseball Draft pick in the history of the Auburn Baseball program.
The draft is tonight at 6. He is projected to go #1 to the Detroit Tigers. Mize played high school ball at Springville. His HS coach Jonathan Ford talks about what kind of player the team that picks him will get and how excited the community is for this night.