Detroit, Mich.(WOOD Radio)
The Detroit Tigers announced Friday that they have named former Twins manager Ron Gardenhire as the 38th manager in Tigers franchise history. The club said both parties had formally agreed to terms on a three-year contract.
On the hiring Gardenhire said, "I know what a great baseball town Detroit is ... fans here are some of the most passionate in all of sports."
Gardenhire will wear #15 for the Tigers as their next manager.