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Tigers fire longtime general manager Al Avila

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Detroit Tigers fire general manager Al Avila after 22 years with the franchise. Owner Christopher Ilitch says he thanked the 64-year-old for his "loyalty and dedication" The Tigers have failed to win their division or reach the postseason during his tenure. The Tigers are last in the American League Central division.
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Detroit Tigers Fire General Manager Al Avila After 7 Years, No Playoffs

DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers fired general manager Al Avila on Wednesday, ending a seven-year tenure without a playoff appearance.“I wish the results would have been better this season,” Avila said in a statement released by the team. “But know there is a lot to look forward to in the coming years.”Owner Chris Ilitch announced the move with his team mired in another disappointing season. Detroit entered Wednesday at 43-68, last in the AL Ce…

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Detroit Tigers fire general manager Al Avila after seven seasons

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Detroit Tigers fire general manager Al Avila with team on pace for sixth straight losing season

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Detroit Tigers fire general manager Al Avila with team on pace for sixth straight losing season

DETROIT (AP) — Detroit Tigers fire general manager Al Avila with team on pace for sixth straight losing season.

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Tigers fire Al Avila: Five candidates who could take over as Detroit's general manager

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Tigers fire longtime general manager Al Avila

The Detroit Tigers fired general manager Al Avila, ending his two-decade tenure with the MLB franchise, team owner Christopher Ilitch announced.

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