Tigers manager Jim Leyland retiring

Tigers have press conference set for 11:30 a.m.

Author: Ken Haddad, Social Media Producer, @KenHLocal4, KHaddad@wdiv.com
Published On: Oct 21 2013 10:16:54 AM EDT   Updated On: Oct 21 2013 11:57:27 AM EDT
Jim Leyland before ALCS Game 4
DETROIT -

Jim Leyland is saying goodbye to his job as manager of the Detroit Tigers.

Local 4 has confirmed that Tigers manager Jim Leyland is stepping down.

The Tigers have called a news conference for 11:30 AM this morning to, presumably, make the announcement official. We'll carry it live on "Live in the D" on Local 4.