Kirk Gibson of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Joe Maddon of the Tampa Bay Rays have been voted Managers of the Year.
Minutes before the first pitch, fans at Comerica Park broke into a polite smattering of applause after hearing Kirk Gibson’s name.
Kirk Gibson quotes Sparky Anderson. Kirk Gibson’s players quote Kirk Gibson. And they don’t even know it. “Gibby-speak,” Diamondbacks president Derrick Hall calls it. “They talk like he does.”
Kirk Gibson and Alan Trammell back in Detroit, this time as part of the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Kirk Gibson grew up in Michigan and helped the Detroit Tigers win their most recent World Series title, but that doesn’t mean the Arizona Diamondbacks manager plans on letting any cherished memories cloud his trip home this weekend.
Kirk Gibson takes a tumble at 1st base while taking some batting practice. Click here to see the video!
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Bidding for the bat former Tiger Kirk Gibson used to hit an historic home run during the 1988 World Series has reached nearly 91 thousand dollars, with several days to go before the auction closes.