Detroit Tigers add former Longhorn Kody Clemens to 40-man roster

The Detriot Tigers included infielder Kody Clemens to their active 40-man lineup on Friday. Including Clemens to the lineup keeps him from being readily available to other groups in the upcoming Guideline 5 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 Huge 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 a sufficient protector.

According to, 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-term strategies.

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Jobber Wiki author Frank Long contributed to this report.