Jim Leyland remains Tigers manager

Updated: October 30, 2012, 9:01 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Jim Leyland insisted throughout the latter part of the season that there would be a time and a place to discuss his managing future.

That moment came Tuesday -- when the Detroit Tigers announced Leyland would return in 2013 with a one-year contract extension.

"I really don't know why this is such a shock to everybody because we told everybody that we weren't going to talk about this until after the season," Leyland said. "It's not even 48 hours and it's done. I think ...

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