Tigers to announce hiring later Wednesday
DETROIT -- The Detroit Tigers made former shortstop Alan Trammell their next manager, ESPN has confirmed.
The club has scheduled a news conference for 6 p.m. ET at Joe Louis Arena, where they are expected to announce the hiring.
According to the Detroit Free Press, the Tigers offered Trammell the job Tuesday, but the financial details were still being worked out.
Detroit received permission last week from the San Diego Padres to interview Trammell, their first-base coach.
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