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Jim Leyland is coming back for more, Tigers manager signs one-y…

Jim Leyland is coming back for more, Tigers manager signs one-year extension

yahoo.com ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Oct 30, 2012
Jim Leyland may have just missed his best chance to add another World Series ring, but he's not going to let it be his last one. The official Twitter feed of the Detroit Tigers announced on Tuesday morning that the contract of the 67-year-old manager ha…
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  • Young, Valverde not in Tigers' current plans

    Young, Valverde not in Tigers' current plans

    MLB.com Oct 30, 2012
    Barring something unforeseen, Jose Valverde has closed his last game for the Tigers. Almost certainly, Delmon Young has hit his last clutch home run in a Detroit uniform. The Tigers will, however, pursue bringing back right-hander Anibal Sanchez.
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  • Tigers exercise '13 options on Peralta, Dotel

    Tigers exercise '13 options on Peralta, Dotel

    MLB.com Oct 30, 2012
    The Tigers exercised their club options for 2013 on shortstop Jhonny Peralta and reliever Octavio Dotel.
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  • Video - Tigers Bring Back Leyland 00:17

    Tigers Bring Back Leyland

    Oct 30
    The Detroit Tigers announced that Jim Leyland's contract has been extended through the 2013 season.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA: Steve Nash and the Los Angeles Lakers looking for the right path

    Oct 30
    With Princeton offense run over the pick-and-roll, the Lakers' opening loss to the Mavericks showed a team in need of repair.
  • Peter King: Rams' Jackson still has gas in tank for playoff contender; mai…

    Oct 30
    NEW YORK -- On Sandy, Steven Jackson's fate, one name we haven't heard in the trade market, the amazing night of Alex Smith, falling in like with the Dolphins, and my stupid rankings:
  • Ty Lawson, Denver Nuggets, agree to contract extension

    Oct 30
    The Denver Nuggets have reached terms on a contract extension with point guard Ty Lawson.
  • West Side -- James Harden trade will alter 2012-13 NBA outlook

    Oct 30
    The Thunder's ill-timed chemistry experiment should change the way things look out West in 2012-13.