Tigers' AJ Hinch unfazed by 'complicated' history with two of his top coaches

DETROIT – AJ Hinch knew it was coming. Of course he did. The minute he hired former Dodgers first base coach George Lombard to be his bench coach in Detroit, he knew he’d have to answer the inevitable question about the 2017 World Series.It’s what we call in the journalism business “low-hanging fruit.” Or as Hinch called it, “The easiest angle to go at.”But the fact remains, Hinch’s Astros beat Lombard and the Dodgers in seven games in the 2017 World Series. It was later revealed, of course, that the Astros had been cheating throughout the 2017 season, using cameras to steal signs from the opp…

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