Myles Joseph Jaye...Twitter: @MJaye14...attended Starr's Mill High School in Fayetteville, GA.
Pitched in Detroit's spring training, second of his career...Combined to start 25 games between Double-A Erie and Triple-A Toledo (Detroit), going 4-13, 3.96 ERA (131.2 IP, 58 ER) with and 115 strikeouts... Recalled by Detroit September 2...Made major league debut September 2 vs. Cleveland, throwing 3.1 scoreless innings of relief...recorded first career strikeout, fanning Francisco Lindor...Earned first major league win September 5 vs. Kansas City, throwing 2.1 scoreless innings of relief...Made first major league start September 11 at Cleveland and was issued the loss, allowing seven runs on seven hits with two walks and two strikeouts in 3.2 innings.
Completed his first season in the Tigers organization in 2016, splitting the year between Double A Erie and Triple A Toledo...Assigned to Double A Erie to begin the season -- started 21 games and went 4-8 with a 4.04 ERA (122.2IP/55ER) and 104 strikeouts... Named the Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for the week ending May 29 after starting two games during the week and going 2-0 with a 1.93 ERA (14.0IP/3ER) and 12 strikeouts. Recorded four consecutive quality starts from June 7-22 -- compiled a 1-1 record with a 2.77 ERA (26.0IP/8ER) and 16 strikeouts over the four starts... Selected the Eastern League Pitcher of the Week for the week ending July 17 -- tossed a season-long 8.1 scoreless innings with two hits allowed and a season-high 11 strikeouts on July 16 at Akron... Started five games with Double A Erie in July and had a 1-2 record with a 3.60 ERA (30.0IP/12ER) and 36 strikeouts... Had his option transferred to Triple A Toledo on July 30 -- went 1-4 with a 3.69 ERA (39.0IP/16ER) and 31 strikeouts in seven starts with the Mud Hens... Picked up his first win with Toledo on August 25 vs. Columbus, allowing one unearned run on three hits with two walks and eight strikeouts in 6.1 innings... Had his contract purchased by the Tigers on November 4.