April 5, 2012; Detroit, MI, USA; General view of the new scoreboard on opening day at Comerica Park before the game between the Detroit Tigers and the Boston Red Sox. Mandatory Credit: Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports
Fox Sports Detroit has a video of the press conference:
Ausmus was given the number seven which was his number during his first stint with the Tigers as a player in 1996. He finished his 18-year career as a player in 2010 with the Los Angeles Dodgers.