The Detroit Tigers are coming off their best season since 2006 making it to the World Series and get this, they are offering a 54-year-old pitcher a chance to tryout with the Tigers.
Tom Wright is a former outfielder who went to major league spring training with the Yankees and also played in the Mexican Major Leagues. Wright sent out a YouTube video link to the Major League Teams of him throwing the knuckleball, lifting, running and hitting.
Don’t believe me? Check out his YouTube video below. The Tigers invited Wright to try out on March 4th at their spring training facility in Lakeland, Florida. Opening Day in Detroit this year is April 5th… GO TIGERS!