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Jim LeylandTrack this Player High Level: - Status: -
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PositionsCPlayer Listed UnderOther Players
Proper NameJames Richard Leyland
Height5-11Weight175BatsRightThrowsRight
Born DateDecember 15,1944 [73.283]PlaceToledo,Ohio
High SchoolPerrysburg (Perrysburg,OH)Awards3Awards Voting12-515
TBC Player ID153463Retrosheet IDleylj801MLBAM ID492447
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Jobs in Baseball

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YearTeamLgLevelCategoryOrgAgeJobGWLPctGBLRankManager/HCPlayoffs
1977Lakeland TigersFSLA+Minordet32Manager1388553.616--1 
1978Lakeland TigersFSLA+Minordet33Manager1387860.5655.03 Lost in Finals
1979Evansville TripletsAmerAAAMinordet34Manager1367858.574--1 League Champions
1980Evansville TripletsAmerAAAMinordet35Manager1356174.45213.52 
1981Evansville TripletsAmerAAAMinordet36Manager1367363.537--1 
1982Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha37Third Base Coach1628775.5376.03Tony La Russa
1983Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha38Third Base Coach1629963.611--1Tony La RussaLost ALCS (Orioles)
1984Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha39Third Base Coach1627488.45710.05Tony La Russa
1985Chicago White SoxALMLBMLBcha40Third Base Coach1628577.5256.03Tony La Russa
1986Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit41Manager1626498.39544.06 
1987Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit42Manager1628082.49415.05 
1988Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit43Manager1608575.53115.02 
1989Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit44Manager1627488.45719.05 
1990Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit45Manager1629567.586--1 Lost NLCS (Reds)
1991Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit46Manager1629864.605--1 Lost NLCS (Braves)
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit47Manager1629666.593--1 Lost NLCS (Braves)
1993Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit48Manager1627587.46322.05 
1994Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit49Manager1145361.46513.03 
1995Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit50Manager1445886.40327.05 
1996Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBMLBpit51Manager1627389.45115.05 
1997Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo52Manager1629270.5689.02 Won World Series (Indians)
1998Florida MarlinsNLMLBMLBflo53Manager16254108.33352.05 
1999Colorado RockiesNLMLBMLBcol54Manager1627290.44428.03 
2006Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet61Manager1629567.5861.02 Lost World Series (Cardinals)
2007Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet62Manager1628874.5438.02 
2008Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet63Manager1627488.45714.55 
2009Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet64Manager1638677.5281.02 
2010Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet65Manager1628181.50013.03 
2011Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet66Manager1629567.586--1 Lost in ALCS (Rangers)
2012Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet67Manager1628874.543--1 Lost World Series (Giants)
2013Detroit TigersALMLBMLBdet68Manager1629369.574--1 Lost in ALCS (Red Sox)
* The team record above is related to the full season for that team. It is possible that the job was only held for part of the season.
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* Highlighted rows indicate league champions

Awards [3]

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YearAwards (Notes)# Awards
1990National League Manager of the Year1
1992National League Manager of the Year1
2006American League Manager of the Year1