Jim Leyland helps out Brad Ausmus

Updated: November 11, 2013, 8:48 PM ET
Associated Press

DETROIT -- Jim Leyland is happy to help Brad Ausmus in any way the new Detroit manager wants.

Ausmus is replacing Leyland in the Tigers' dugout next season, but the outgoing skipper is remaining part of the organization, and he's already had a chance to visit with his successor a bit.

"He asked me a few questions about the team and the personnel. Obviously, I answered them. I mean, I work for him, basically," Leyland said. "I'm with the organization. I'll do everything I can to help ...

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