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Gene Lamont

HOUSTON - MAY 04:  Bench coach Gene Lamont and Manager Jim Leyland of the Detroit Tigers looks on from the dugout against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on May 4, 2013 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Paul Rudd, Jason Sudeikis, Jon Hamm Among Others Tease Gene Lamont [VIDEO]

It’s always great when celebrities know who you are.

97.1 The Ticket–06/13/2014

Brad Ausmus - File 2000 (Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Ausmus The Vegas Favorite To Replace Leyland

They’ll put odds on anything from The Oscars to “Survivor” to the Super Bowl coin toss to who will be the next Tigers manager.

97.1 The Ticket–10/22/2013

DETROIT - AUGUST 20: Victor Martinez #41 of the Detroit Tigers scores in the fifth inning and is congratulated by Lloyd McClendon #8 during the game against the Cleveland Indians at Comerica Park on August 20, 2011 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Leyland On McClendon, Lamont: ‘If It’s One Of Those Guys, I Would Be Thrilled’

“There’s a lot of guys that could manage this team, but are they really the right guy for this team? There’s a difference.”

CBS Detroit–10/22/2013

Gene Lamont - watches batting practice during an afternoon workout at Comerica Park on October 26, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Who Wouldn’t You Mess With?

The anniversary of the Nolan Ryan- Robin Ventura brawl begs the question: Who wouldn’t you mess with?

08/04/2013

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 23:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers is congratulated by third base coach Gene Lamont #22 after hitting a solo home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the interleague game on June 23, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Leyland Shakes Up Coaching Staff

No, this isn’t because Gene Lamont sent home Prince Fielder in Game 2 of the World Series.

97.1 The Ticket–12/05/2012

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 28: Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers and Third Base Coach Gene Lamont #22 looks on from the dugout against the San Francisco Giants during Game Four of the Major League Baseball World Series at Comerica Park on October 28, 2012 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

You Won’t Have Gene Lamont To Kick Around Anymore

Sometimes sports belies logic. Sure, Gene Lamont made a mistake in the World Series, but Tiger fans are actually happy that the third base coach was moved to the bench.

97.1 The Ticket–12/05/2012

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 25: (L-R) Pitching coach Jeff Jones, third base coach Gene Lamont and manager Jim Leyland look on from the dugout against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Gene Lamont ‘Nobody Wants To Talk To You Unless You F*&K Up!’ (Video)

Tigers fans are left to wonder what this series might have looked like if a game turning, crucial play in the 2nd inning of game two never happened.

97.1 The Ticket–10/26/2012

Catcher Buster Posey #28 of the San Francisco Giants tags out Prince Fielder #28 of the Detroit Tigers at home plate in the second inning during Game Two of the Major League Baseball World Series at AT&T Park on October 25, 2012 in San Francisco, California. (Credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Tigers’ Coach Gene Lamont Admits Bad Decision, Drops F-Bombs

“The difficult part is nobody wants to talk to you unless you f*** up, you know? F*** those guys in Detroit I see every day and haven’t said ‘Hello’ to me all f****** year,” Tigers’ third base coach Gene Lamont said.

CBS Detroit–10/26/2012

PITTSBURGH, PA - JUNE 23:  Miguel Cabrera #24 of the Detroit Tigers is congratulated by third base coach Gene Lamont #22 after hitting a solo home run against the Pittsburgh Pirates during the interleague game on June 23, 2012 at PNC Park in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Aggressive Baserunning Pays Off For Tigers

It’s the nature of the business of being a third base coach.

97.1 The Ticket–08/23/2012

Manager Jim Leyland #10 and Gene Lamont #22 of the Detroit Tigers look on from the dugout.  (File photo by G. Newman Lowrance/Getty Images)

Tigers Lamont In Running For Red Sox Job

Valentine has also met with Red Sox ownership, Cherington said; Lamont is scheduled to meet with the owners this week.

97.1 The Ticket–11/28/2011

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