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Tigers' Andre Lipcius: Hits first MLB home run
Lipcius went 1-for-5 with a two-run home run in Saturday's 10-0 win over the White Sox.
Lipcius connected in the first inning against Chicago starter Mike Clevinger, giving him his first home run at the MLB level in his second game after hitting 11 long balls for Triple-A Toledo this season across 97 games. The 25-year-old looks mostly like a depth option for the Tigers at this point, though they could give him more playing time down the stretch as they turn their focus to 2024.... See More ... See Less
Tigers' Andre Lipcius: Recalled from Triple-A
Lipcius was recalled from Triple-A Toledo on Friday.
Lipcius has slashed .272/.363/.419 with 11 home runs in 97 games this season with Toledo. The 25-year-old can play all over the infield and can also handle left field in a pinch. He'll be making his major-league debut when he gets into a game.... See More ... See Less
Tigers' Andre Lipcius: Set for callup
The Tigers will recall Lipcius on Friday.
Lipcius was impressive during spring training, posting a .909 OPS with three home runs across 41 at-bats. He's gone on to post a respectable season with Triple-A Toledo by maintaining a .272/.363/.412 line across 416 plate appearances, though that's translated to just a 96 wRC+. It's unclear what his role may be in Detroit, as both Matt Vierling and Zack Short are likely ahead of him on the third base depth chart.... See More ... See Less
Tigers' Andre Lipcius: Optioned to Triple-A
Lipcius was optioned to Triple-A Toledo by the Tigers on Tuesday.
Lipcius has had a nice spring with a .909 OPS and three home runs. The 24-year-old is capable of playing all over the infield and could find himself in a utility role in Detroit before long.... See More ... See Less
Tigers' Andre Lipcius: Blasts third spring home run
Lipcius went 2-for-3 with a two-run home run, two runs scored and three RBI in Tuesday's Grapefruit League game against the Cardinals.
Lipcius has had an impressive start to his spring, as he now has three home runs and a 1.600 OPS across 15 at-bats. The 24-year-old was added to the 40-man roster in November, and after a productive 2022 split between Double-A Erie and Triple-A Toledo, Lipcius could be in line for his MLB debut at some point in 2023. He figures to play some at second base and third base whenever he reaches the majors.... See More ... See Less
Tigers' Andre Lipcius: Added to 40-man roster
Lipcius was added to the Tigers' 40-man roster Tuesday.
Lipcius had a productive year between Double-A Erie and Triple-A Toledo with an .826 OPS in 2022, and the Tigers elected to protect him from the upcoming Rule 5 draft. The 24-year-old could be called up for his major-league debut sometime next season.... See More ... See Less
|HT/WT: 6-1, 190 lbs
|Birthplace: Annapolis, MD
|Bats/Throws: R, R