Cole MacLaren, a catcher from Morell, Prince Edward Island has signed as a free agent with the Detroit Tigers organization. Maclaren, who recently completed his senior season at the University of Pittsburgh went undrafted in this month’s First Year Player Draft.
This past season he hit .247 with seven doubles and three home runs for the Panthers. He is a product of the Okotoks Dawgs Baseball Academy in Alberta. MacLaren played his first two seasons of college baseball with Colby Community College in Kansas before joining Pittsburgh for the past two seasons.