Report: Tigers to hire Ron Gardenhire as manager

Posted at 5:32 PM, Oct 19, 2017
and last updated 2017-10-19 18:49:00-04

The Tigers have found their replacement for Brad Ausmus.

Ron Gardenhire will become the team's new manager, according to The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal. 

Al Avila sought out a manager with experience, The Athletic's Katie Strang reports.

Gardenhire spent 13 years as the manager of the Minnesota Twins from 2002-2014.

He worked with the Arizona Diamondbacks this past season.