Just moments ago, Detroit Tigers GM Al Avila met with the media and announced that manager Ron Gardenhire is retiring, effective immediately.
Following the announcement, Gardenhire spoke to reporters and he talked about Detroit Tigers’ fans.
Ron Gardenhire on Tigers fans:
"Some of the best fans you'll find anywhere. Very passionate about this baseball team. I tip my hat to them for loving this baseball team.”
— Brad Galli (@BradGalli) September 19, 2020