Jim Leyland’s wife Katie Leyland


  1. Laureen Schuler

    Katie-My husband and I are “old school “, and appreciate how you and Jim put family first. The in which Jim conducts his business with the Tiger a d his Family is exemplary. Jim is very fortunate and blessed to have a wife who could allow him to follow his passion while the home family going. May the Lord continue to bless you and your “Two Families”.

  2. John Fosnaugh

    I grew up in Ft Wayne IN in 60’s catching Tiger baseball on radio. I finally moved to Detroit in 76 and I was able to see Fidyrch pitch with Sparky at the helm. Those were the days. I moved to CA in 80’s and run into Sparky in Thousand Oaks.
    what great man. I am now back in IN and am still huge Tiger fan. I am in my fifties and still die hard fan. Jim and Sparky are my true heroes.
    I would love to see Jim win the big one. If St. Louis meets Detroit we will try to go to see them in St. Louis. GO TIGERS GO JIM!!!

  3. WInnie

    Met you and knew Jim years ago, in my ‘other life…’ will explain if you ask!!
    Wishing all would have turned out differently, but all will settle!
    God bless!

  4. Rocci

    Katie, I am detroit fan, from Michigan and so as my wife. I had never seen a guy with class and love for the game better than jim. Weall blessed to have him and today is sad day for family and I tosee my hero step down. WIfe and I wishing you and Jim th best of love and life with health and joyful time to come. I am crying while writing this to you. With love fro mTiger man.

    People saying Jim was old and having a young beautiful wife, He is old by number and young in heart and soul. We do miss him and our pryers are with you and family for ever. He gave us life and joy. Even we are living in differnt state now, never missed tiger game since Jim cecame coach.

    With love from us to you and yours!!

  5. maria

    Katie, Now it’s time to enjoy Jim more we had him for a long time and enjoyed him being the manager of the Tigers. Now you two can have fun with you’re retirement and have a good time with each other, go on trips and probably see lots of baseball games! Best of luck, you have a good egg!!

  6. Terri Samide

    Katie I went to school with you .you were always so happy and pleasant in school,and always smiling.best wishes to you and your family.may God Bless you and your family.if we are ever attending a class reunion I will be anxious to get to see you and be re-acquainted.Have a Blessed life. TERRI

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