Weatherford High School graduate Beau Burrows made his professional baseball debut yesterday in Florida.
Playing for the Detroit Tigers’ rookie league team in the Gulf Coast League, the GCL Tigers, Burrows faced the GCL Braves. He pitched an inning and two-thirds, giving up two runs on two hits with two walks and two strikeouts. The Tigers won 8-5.
The game was held at the Walt Disney World Resort at Disney’s Wide World of Sports Complex.