Optioned to Triple-A Buffalo by the Blue Jays on May 1 -- made 16 starts with Buffalo and had a 3-10 record with a 4.27 ERA (90.2IP/43ER) and 78 strikeouts.Allowed three earned runs or fewer in each of his first nine starts with Buffalo from May 6-June 18 -- during the stretch he had a 3.44 ERA (49.2IP/19ER) and 51 strikeouts.Split the 2016 season between Detroit and Triple A Toledo -- posted a 5-7 record with a 4.54 ERA (73.1IP/37ER) and 77 strikeouts in 14 starts with the Mud Hens, while he was 4-2 with a 3.38 ERA (69.1IP/26ER) and 71 strikeouts in 14 appearances, including 13 starts, with the Tigers...Placed on the 15-day disabled list on April 2, retroactive to March 25, with a lower back strain...Made his Tigers debut on August 2 at Baltimore and earned the win, tossing a career-long 7.1 innings and allowing one run on four hits with one walk and five strikeouts.Hit a home run in his first professional plate appearance, a two-run home run in the second inning on August 19 at the Chicago Cubs off of Jon Lester to record his first major league hit, home run and RBI -- became the first Tiger pitcher to hit a home run in a game since Jason Johnson on June 8, 2005 at the Los Angeles Dodgers and the first American League pitcher to hit a home run at Wrigley Field.
Posted a 1-2 record with a 3.86 ERA (37.1IP/16ER) and 39 strikeouts in seven starts at home, while he went 3-0 with a 2.81 ERA (32.0IP/10ER) and 32 strikeouts in seven starts on the road...
• Compiled a 0-2 record with a 6.19 ERA (16.0IP/11ER) and 12 strikeouts in four home starts..3-0 with a 2.86 ERA (44.0IP/14ER) and 33 strikeouts in nine starts on the road.
Posted a 1-0 record with a 1.57 ERA (23.0IP/4ER) and 14 strikeouts in five starts against AL Central opponents... Allowed two runs in 3.1 IP, receiving a no-decision in a 7-5 loss.
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