Tigers GM Dombrowski released

Posted at 4:18 PM, Aug 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-08-04 16:29:46-04

DETROIT, Mich. – Detroit Tigers General Manager Dave Dombrowski has been released from his contract, the team announced Tuesday.

Al Avila will replace him as the team’s general manager, according to a release.

“I would like to thank Dave Dombrowski for his 14 years of service,” Tigers owner Mike Illitch said in a release, later adding, “I feel this is the right time for the Tigers to move forward under new leadership.”