The Detriot Tigers included infielder Kody Clemens to their active 40-man lineup on Friday. Adding Clemens to the lineup keeps him from being offered to other groups in the upcoming Rule Five Draft.
Clemens was picked in the 3rd round of the 2018 MLB draft after an All-American junior season at Texas.
His 2018 season was among the very best in Texas baseball history. Clemens won Big 12 gamer of the year, completed as a finalist for the Golden Spikes Award and led the Longhorns to the College World Series.
The previous Longhorn batted .247 with 18 crowning achievement and 97 RBIs last season in Triple-A. Clemens main played 2nd base and has actually shown to be an appropriate protector.
According to mlb.com, Clemens is the No. 18 possibility in the Tigers’ company. Detriot including him to the 40-man lineup reveals they have him in their long-lasting strategies.
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