Originally posted on Fox Sports Detroit  |  Last updated 2/24/12

LAKELAND, FL - FEBRUARY 21: (EDITOR'S NOTE: IMAGES HAVE BEEN DIGITALLY DESATURATED) Manager, Jim Leyland #10 of the Detroit Tigers poses for a portrait during Photo Day on February 21, 2009 at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland, Florida. (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)
Lakeland, Fla. -- Tigers manager Jim Leyland had a spring in his step Friday morning during the first full-squad workout in Lakeland. After speaking with his outfielders and infielders separately, Leyland put his players right to work. Miguel Cabrera spent his non-batting practice time at third base and Brandon Inge spent his at second base. For Leyland, it was just what he wanted for the first day with everyone in camp. As he promised, Leyland had his pitchers throw batting practice to live hitters the first day. "I thought it went really well," Leyland said. "We had a couple little burps where a couple younger guys got confused on what field (to go to). But they got there. Other than that, it was absolutely perfect so I was tickled with it. "Pitchers did a good job being around the plate, the hitters, it's tough coming in the first day having to see those guys. They all handled it well. I thought overall it was very, very good." While Leyland was pleased with all of his pl...
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