Blogs > Out of Left Field

A sometimes-irreverent look at Detroit's Boys of Summer, the Tigers, as they try to return to the top of the American League Central.

Saturday, August 31, 2013

REPORT: Phil Nevin out as manager of Tigers' Triple-A affiliate

According to John Wagner of the Toledo Blade, the Tigers Triple-A affiliate, the Toledo Mud Hens, announced Saturday night that manager Phil Nevin had been fired, and will not finish out the final two games of the season International League season. 

The former big-leaguer amassed a 192-238 record in three seasons in Toledo.

Gene Roof, the organization's coordinator of baserunning, will be the team's interim manager, Wagner reported, while hitting coach Leon "Bull" Durham and pitching coach A.J. Sager will be with the team for the final two games.


Post a Comment

Subscribe to Post Comments [Atom]

<< Home