Eric Walter Munson is a former Major League Baseball catcher. He was the third overall pick in the 1999 Major League Baseball draft by the Detroit Tigers, behind Josh Hamilton and Josh Beckett. He is of no relation to former major league catcher Thurman Munson. His wife is Shanda Besler.
About Eric Munson
Left-handed hitter known for his power who played third base, first base, and catcher; he played for the Detroit Tigers from 2000-2004.
He attended Mount Carmel High School in California.
He played college baseball at USC.
He was born and raised in San Diego, California.
He was part of the same MLB draft that produced All-Star slugger Josh Hamilton.
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