In 2018, the Detroit Tigers used their 3rd round pick on infielder Kody Clemens out of the University of Texas.
Just over a year later, Clemens, who is the son of former MLB great Roger Clemens, has been promoted to Double-A.
The infielder has played 115 games with Single A Lakeland this season, batting .238 with 24 doubles, seven triples, 11 home runs and 59 RBI. He leads the FSL with 42 extra-base hits. pic.twitter.com/Nzd7LpVxyX
— Detroit Tigers Player Development (@RoadtoDetroit) August 20, 2019
In 115 games with Single-A Lakeland, Clemens batted .238 with 11 home runs and 59 RBIs while leading the FSL with 42 extra-base hits.
Clemens made his debut with the Erie SeaWolves on Tuesday night, going 0-for-1 with a pair of walks.