1B,2B,3B,LF,RP - DET
Kody Clemens will start at first base and bat 8th against Kris Bubic and the Kansas City Royals on Saturday according to Jason Beck of MLB.com.
Clemens will get the start Saturday afternoon for the Tigers as Spencer Torkelson gets the afternoon off after exiting Friday’s game following being hit by a pitch. Clemens is 5-for-36 (.139) with a home run and five RBI in 17 games this season. Clemens is the son of 7-time Cy Young Award winner Roger Clemens.
Kody Clemens went 1-for-4 with a three-run homer in a 6-3 win over Arizona on Saturday.
Clemens launched a three-run homer in the sixth inning to break a 3-3 tie. The home run goes down as the first as the rookie's career. Overall, Clemens is hitting .139 with the homer, four runs, and five RBI over 36 at-bats.
Detroit Tigers second baseman Kody Clemens went 1-for-2 with a home run in a 5-1 loss to the Twins on Tuesday.
Clemens has five hits in 12 at-bats this spring. The Tigers are high on Roger's son as a part of their future plans but he is likely to open the season in the minors.