Jason Joseph Foley (born November 1, 1995) is an American professional baseball pitcher for the Detroit Tigers of Major League Baseball (MLB). He made his MLB debut in 2021.
Foley attended Mepham High School in his hometown of North Bellmore, New York, before attending Sacred Heart University for college. Foley went 10–14 over his Sacred Heart career, starting 37 of his 48 appearances over his three seasons, with a 4.84 career ERA and a K/9 ratio of 7.33.
Foley threw in six games during the 2016 professional season, primarily at the short-season Single-A level with the Connecticut Tigers, but Foley turned heads in 2017 at the Class-A level with the West Michigan Whitecaps.
Over 18 appearances and 29 innings, Foley logged a 1.55 ERA with five saves, 36 strikeouts to just five walks, and recorded a WHIP of 0.86, giving up just five earned runs during the duration of the season.
On June 6, 2021, the Tigers selected Foley’s contract and promoted him to the major leagues for the first time. At the time of his promotion, Foley had a 3.60 ERA, 1.40 WHIP, and ten strikeouts in nine appearances (ten innings pitched) with the Toledo Mud Hens. He made his MLB debut that day, pitching a scoreless inning of relief against the Chicago White Sox.
There are no details about whether he has children or not. He may be may or may not have children. There are also no rumors about his children.