Signed by the Tigers as a non-drafted free agent on Nov. 2, 2016 (signing scout: Jim Bretz).
Spent most of the 2022 season with the Tigers, appearing in 60 games...Earned a spot on an Opening Day roster at the big league level for the first time in his career...Picked up his first Major League win on Aug. 2 at Minnesota, allowing a hit and walking one in a scoreless inning...Allowed a run in two thirds of an inning on Aug. 5 vs. Tampa Bay, snapping his scoreless appearance streak at 11, which was the longest of his career...Named Tigers Pitcher of the Month for August, appearing in 12 games and compiling a 1-0 record with a 2.31 ERA (11.2IP/3ER) and eight strikeouts...Issued a walk on Sept. 29 vs. Kansas City, snapping his streak of appearances without a base on balls at 20, over which he threw 18.0 innings...ranked as the longest streak by a Tigers reliever since Ian Krol also had a 20-game streak from April 4-May 19, 2014.
Saw the first big league action of his career in 2021, pitching in 11 games...also appeared in 32 games with Triple A Toledo...Made his Major League debut June 6 at Chicago (AL), throwing a scoreless inning...Earned his first Major League hold June 10 vs. Seattle, throwing 2.0 innings and allowing a run on a hit with one strikeout...fanned J.P. Crawford leading off the fifth inning for his first big league punchout...Appeared in eight games with Triple-A Toledo in July, allowing just one earned run in 8.1 innings...Allowed just one run over his last seven outings, posting a 1.69 ERA (5.1IP/1ER)...Rated as possessing the best fastball in the Detroit Tigers player development system by Baseball America.
Worked out remotely during the 2020 season as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic...Rated as possessing the best fastball in the Detroit Tigers player development system by Baseball America.
Returned to the mound in 2019, making 36 relief outings with Single A Lakeland...Posted a 0-1 record with one save, a 1.80 ERA (10.0IP/2ER) and 10 strikeouts in eight appearances during May...Closed the season by not allowing an earned run in 12-of-14 appearances from July 3-August 27, compiling a 1-0 record with one save, a 1.40 ERA (19.1IP/3ER) and 14 strikeouts...Rated as possessing the best fastball in the Detroit Tigers player development system by Baseball America.