He's just a warm, cuddly fellow, isn't he? According to Tom Gage's blog re: Skip's morning press conference:
8:33 a.m.-Leyland's first request of spring for PR director Brian Britten "get me another pack of cigarettes." (glad I'm not his PR man.)
"You can be a jerk sometimes," Leyland says to the reporter who asks him how it feels to manage the Tiger's first player born in the 1990's, Jacob Turner.
From The Detroit News: http://apps.detnews.com/apps/blogs/tigersblog/index.php?blogid=2022#ixzz0g0Xo7PbR