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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...

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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
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...

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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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Recent hires of post-retirement age managers in baseball have worked out

...those who won big in their golden years includes Hall of Famers Tony La Russa, Tommy Lasorda and Bobby Cox, along with Jim Leyland and Charlie Manuel.And the guys who got jobs after the "post-retirement" period? Very successful, right from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-11-04/recent-hires-post-retire
Tigers insist they haven't decided Ausmus' future

...said he became aware of the reports following Thursday night's 7-5 loss to Cleveland.After replacing the retired Jim Leyland, Ausmus guided Detroit to a fourth straight division title in 2014. The Tigers, though, were swept in the Division...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-09-11/tigers-insist-they-haven