• Full name Hayden Randall Minton
  • Born 03/14/2001 in Collinsville, MO
  • Profile Ht.: 6'4" / Wt.: 220 / Bats: L / Throws: R
  • School Johnson County CC
  • Drafted in the 9th round (260th overall) by the Detroit Tigers in 2023 (signed for $162,500).
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    A 6-foot-3, 210-pound righthander, Minton pitched two seasons at Missouri State, then spent one season in the juco ranks before coming back to Missouri State for his 2023 senior season. In 2023 Minton posted a 4.07 ERA over 84 innings and 15 starts, with a 26.3% strikeout rate and 7.4% walk rate. He throws a low-90s fastball that has been up to 96, and primarily works off a mid-70s curveball and low-80s slider, though he has mixed in a mid-80s changeup infrequently.

Career Transactions

  • RHP Hayden Minton assigned to FCL Tigers.
  • FCL Tigers activated RHP Hayden Minton.
  • Detroit Tigers signed RHP Hayden Minton.

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