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2013 TigsTools: Best Defensive Catcher

The Tigers are already blessed with a strong defensive catcher at the Major League level, and they have several more on the way from the minor leagues. Check inside to find out who could pair with Alex Avila to form a deadly defensive duo!

Best Defensive Catcher 1. James McCann 2. Luis Sanz 3. Austin Green 4. Tim Remes 5. Elys Escobar McCann drew praise as one of the draft's best defensive catchers when the Tigers selected him a couple of years ago, and he has proven that report correct during his minor league tenure. Durable and strong behind the plate, McCann blocks well, has good catch-and-throw skills, a strong arm and is a... Recommended Stories

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