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DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21: Jim Leyland speaks during a press conference to announce his retirement as manager of the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on October 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jim Leyland Reveals Carefree New Attitude To Jeff Riger, Laughs About ‘Cat And Mouse’ Game He Played With Media

It’s always nice to see the ole’ skip at the ballpark…

97.1 The Ticket–07/22/2014

DETROIT, MI - MAY 10: Former manager Jim Leyland of the Detroit Tigers hugs Justin Verlander #35 while Miguel Cabrera #24 looks on during a ceremony honoring Leyland prior to the Minnesota Twins playing the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on May 10, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Gregory Shamus/Getty Images)

Leyland Enjoying New Role With Tigers; Players Reminisce About Old Skipper

“I’m quite a ways away,” Leyland said, “but at the same time pretty close.”

CBS Detroit–05/12/2014

PITTSBURGH, PA - MARCH 31: Former Pittsburgh Pirate MVP Barry Bonds (L) hugs manager Clint Hurdle #13 of the Pittsburgh Pirates during Opening Day at PNC Park on March 31, 2014 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images)

Mixed Reaction For Bonds In Pittsburgh Homecoming

Barry Bonds spent a portion of Monday morning driving around Pittsburgh, marveling at the changes he’s seen in the city since baseball’s career home run king bolted for San Francisco more than two decades ago.

97.1 The Ticket–04/01/2014

NEW YORK, NY - AUGUST 23: Manager Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers talks to reporters in the dugout before the start of a game against the New York Mets on August 23, 2013 at Citi Field in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Has It Come To This For Jim Leyland? Son Mocks Him On Twitter

Apparently when he left the world of head coaching, he also retired from the world of walking.

CBS Detroit–12/13/2013

(credit: George Fox/CBS Detroit)

Ex-Tigers Manager Takes ‘Grand’ New Gig In Detroit

Jim Leyland may no longer be manager of the Detroit Tigers, but he picked up another high-profile position in the city.

97.1 The Ticket–11/28/2013

Photo by WWJ's Laura Bonnell

Snow Falls On Detroit’s Thanksgiving Parade

Snow covered the parade floats as people, young and old, cheered the bands, celebrities and other units as they made their way down the 2.9 mile course from outside the Detroit Institute of Arts to Campus Martius.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/28/2013

(Photo By Steve Wiseman / CBS Detroit)

Guide To America’s Thanksgiving Parade 2013

Everything you need to know about the 87th America’s Thanksgiving Parade including, parking, road closures and a list of the celebrity who’s who.


DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 21: Detroit Tigers President CEO General Manager David Dombrowski (L) and Jim Leyland speak during a press conference to announce Leyland's retirement as manager of the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on October 21, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jim Leyland Says Treatment Of Prince Fielder Was Unfair But Likes Trade

Just as Leyland expects the Ballpark at Arlington to help Fielder, he expects Comerica to benefit Kinsler.

CBS Detroit–11/21/2013

ATLANTA, GA - NOVEMBER 02: Head coach Paul Chryst of the Pittsburgh Panthers converses with Tom Savage #7 during the game against the Georgia Tech Yellow Jackets at Bobby Dodd Stadium on November 2, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Pitt Coach Paul Chryst Breaks Out In Dance After Beating Notre Dame

Everyone loves a dancing coach. Everyone loves a dancing coach that looks cool doing the dance.

97.1 The Ticket–11/12/2013

Jim Leyland at the "Detroit Legacies in Black and White" fundraiser. (WWJ/Beth Fisher)

Scherzer A “Slam Dunk” For Cy Young Award Says Former Tigers Manager Leyland

Former Detroit Tigers Manager Jim Leyland was honored Monday night at the Fox Theatre as part of the “Detroit Legacies in Black and White” fundraiser.

WWJ Newsradio 950–11/11/2013



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