As a baseball manager, Brad Ausmus did OK, not great.
Ausmus, 52, was 313-332 as manager for Detroit from 2014-17, and was 72-90 in his solo season with the Los Angeles in 2019.
Now, he's headed to a lower-profile gig, according to a correspondent at the MLB Network.
Brad Ausmus is expected to be named A’s bench coach. The former Tigers and Angels manager and 18-year MLB catcher brings experience to staff led by new manager Mark Kotsay.— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) January 7, 2022
He began his player career with the San Diego Padres in 1993, played for the Tigers in 1996 and ended his career with the Dodgers in 2010.