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Jim Leyland announces 2013 will be his last as a manager

DETROIT - A picture of Jim Leyland's face stared out from the video board at an empty Comerica Park, next to that familiar Olde English "D'' and a message that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-21/jim-leyland-announces-20
Orioles sweep Tigers in ALDS

...feel like you let the fans down and you feel like you let the organization down," said Brad Ausmus, who replaced Jim Leyland as Detroit's manager after last season.Detroit acquired Price at this year's trade deadline, adding another impressive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-05/orioles-sweep-tigers-ald
Rookie managers mold teams in their image

...after 17 years; Ausmus, 45, stopped in 2010 after 18 years). Both replaced long-time managers (Davey Johnson; Jim Leyland) and kept the predecessor's bench coach and pitching coach. Both took over talented teams (the 2012 Nationals won...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2014-10-01/rookie-managers-mold-tea
Tigers use Max Scherzer in relief, force deciding Game 5

...after an intentional walk to load the bases, manager Jim Leyland left his 21-game winner on the mound.Scherzer struck...behind the 8-ball a little bit," Detroit manager Jim Leyland said. Oakland hasn't announced a starter for Game...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2013-10-08/tigers-use-max-scherzer-
Leyland: My computer cut Wood

NEW YORK -- Jim Leyland didn't leave Kerry Wood off the All-Star team, his computer did. "He would have been a great story," NL manager Jim Leyland said Thursday. "If we had plugged in his numbers from yesterday...

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World Series notes

MIAMI - Speculation about Marlins manager Jim Leyland's future began even before the World Series ended...televisions on at the time. BOBBY DROPPED: Marlins manager Jim Leyland dropped slumping Bobby Bonilla from the cleanup spot...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/27/oth_216643.shtml
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Tigers say kiss wasn't meant as insult to Athletics

OAKLAND, Calif. - Ideally, Jim Leyland would have everybody hug it out and play ball.Just...He has bigger concerns at the moment.''I respect Jim Leyland about as much as I respect anyone," Melvin said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2012-10-08/tigers-say-kiss-wasnt-me
Marlins notes: Is Brown pitching or is it fish story?

...Marlins general manager Dave Dombrowski and manager Jim Leyland each indicated that pitcher Kevin Brown had flown with...career with the Braves next season. THIS AND THAT: Jim Leyland was asked if he can glean any insight from the Braves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/14/oth_215980.shtml
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Girardi, Leyland win honors

...rookie-laden Marlins in contention nearly all season. Jim Leyland took the AL honor after a quick turnaround with the Detroit...rejoin the New York Yankees' broadcast booth. AL: JIM LEYLAND - After a six-year hiatus, Leyland took over a Tigers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/11/16/bas_104730.shtml
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Distant karma: A great night for a good man

...Sid Bream slid home and the Atlanta Braves ripped out Jim Leyland's heart for the second straight season, one game short...wife. " I'd feel weird throwing the ball out against Jim Leyland." Her husband didn't watch Tuesday's game. He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/15/oth_216033.shtml
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