Former Vol Andre Lipcius has been promoted to Detroit’s Triple-A team, the Toledo Mudhens.
Lipcius opened the 2022 season with the Erie Seawolves, the Tigers’ Double-A affiliate.
Lipcius has appeared in 88 games this season, recording a .264 batting average and totaling 80 hits, 20 doubles, one triple and nine home runs, 52 runs, 39 RBIs and 12 stolen bases.
The former Vol was a third round draft pick by Detroit in the 2019 MLB draft. He is the No. 20 prospect in the Tigers’ organization.
Lipcius played shortstop and third base at Tennessee from 2017-19.
He started 168 contests for the Vols and was a member of the SEC’s All-Freshman Team in 2017.