Tigers Press Release
Join the Tigers as we salute Jim Leyland in a special pre-game ceremony on Saturday, May 10
The Tigers take on the Minnesota Twins at 1:08 p.m.; Upon exit from the game, all fans will receive a commemorative Jim Leyland art piece
Join the Tigers on Saturday, May 10 as we honor the third-winningest manager in franchise history, Jim Leyland in a special pre-game, on-field ceremony prior to the Tigers 1:08 p.m. game against the Minnesota Twins.
Leyland led the club for eight seasons (2006-13), taking them to the postseason four times during his managerial career, including three-straight American League Central Division Crowns (2011-13), two American League pennants (2006, 2012) and two World Series Appearances. He is the only manager in franchise history to lead the Tigers to the postseason four times.
Following the ceremony, Leyland will throw out the ceremonial first pitch.
Tickets for this once-in-a-lifetime ceremony are on sale now. Call 866-66-TIGER, or visit tigers.com to be a part of this special day.