Reports: Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland to retire Monday

DETROIT — Jim Leyland led the Detroit Tigers to some of the best times in franchise history, including three straight playoff appearances, and two trips to the World Series.After this last playoff loss, he apparently decided it would be best for a younger voice to lead the Tigers. According to published reports by Ken Rosenthal, among others, the 68-year-old Leyland will announce his retirement at a news conference at 11:30 a.m. Monday. Leyland led the Tigers for eight seasons, compiling ...

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