Bosio, McClendon part of new Detroit coaching staff
Posted: 1:10 PM, Nov 02, 2017
Image copyright 2017 Getty Images. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.
<p>Comerica Park is the No. 2 thing to do in Detroit, according to TripAdvisor.</p><p> </p><p>DETROIT, MI - APRIL 7: A general view of Comerica Park prior to the start of the opening day game between the Boston Red Sox and the Detroit Tigers on April 7, 2017 at Comerica Park in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)</p>
The Detroit Tigers are adding Chris Bosio as their pitching coach and keeping Lloyd McClendon as hitting coach.
The team announced new manager Ron Gardenhire's staff Thursday. Dave Clark is also staying on as third base coach, a position he filled under previous manager Brad Ausmus. Rick Anderson will be the team's bullpen coach, Phil Clark an assistant hitting coach, Steve Liddle the bench coach, Ramon Santiago the first base coach and Joe Vavra a quality control coach.
Bosio spent the previous six seasons as pitching coach for the Chicago Cubs, but they parted ways with him as part of a staff shake-up after losing in the NL Championship Series this year.
Copyright 2017 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.