Filed under: Stream Tigers coaching staff taking shape Contributors: Bless You Boys Staff Share this story Share this on Facebook Share this on Twitter Share All sharing options Share All sharing options for: Tigers coaching staff taking shape Reddit Pocket Flipboard Email Brad Ausmus' new staff is coming together slowly but surely 8 Total Updates Since Nov 3, 2013, 5:52pm EST Follow this stream November 25, 2013 Darnell Coles named assistant hitting coach By Al Beaton Brad Ausmus adds the final piece to his coaching staff, hiring Brewers' minor league manger Darnell Coles. November 19, 2013 Ausmus coaching picks put Tigers on cutting edge By Patrick OKennedy@Tigerdog_1 With the selection of Omar Vizquel and Matt Martin as infield, first base coach and defensive coordinator, the Tigers have signaled that they're ready to deploy the most modern methods to increase win expectancy. November 18, 2013 Matt Martin joins Tigers as defensive coordinator By Al Beaton Also joining Brad Ausmus' staff will be bullpen coach Mick Billmeyer. November 18, 2013 Omar Vizquel named Tigers' first base coach By Al Beaton The best fielding shortstop of his generation leaves his job with the Angels to join the Tigers as their new first base coach. November 17, 2013 Wally Joyner to be Tigers' hitting coach By Rob Rogacki@BYBRob Joyner will replace Lloyd McClendon, who became the Seattle Mariners' manager. November 6, 2013 Jones, Clark named to Tigers' coaching staff By Kurt Mensching@KurtJustKurt Jones returns as pitching coach, Clark will coach third and instruct outfielders. November 5, 2013 Lloyd McClendon named Mariners manager By Rob Rogacki@BYBRob The Tigers are now in search of a new hitting coach after Lloyd McClendon took the Seattle Mariners' vacant managerial position. November 3, 2013 Brad Ausmus named Tigers' manager By Kurt Mensching@KurtJustKurt The former catcher becomes the 38th manager in team history.