Kirk Harold Gibson Net Worth

Kirk Harold Gibson Net Worth is
$17 Million

Kirk Harold Gibson Bio/Wiki, Net Worth, Married 2018

Kirk Harold Gibson (born May 28, 1957) is an American former professional baseball player and manager. As a player, Gibson was an outfielder who batted and threw left-handed. He spent most of his career with the Detroit Tigers but also played for the Los Angeles Dodgers, Kansas City Royals, and Pittsburgh Pirates.Gibson is best known for a home run he hit off Dennis Eckersley in Game 1 of the 1988 World Series, during his time with the Dodgers. He was named the National League MVP in 1988. He was named to the All-Star team twice, in 1985 and 1988, but declined the invitation both times. He announced his retirement from baseball in August 1995.Following his retirement as a player, he spent five seasons as a television analyst in Detroit, then became a coach for the Tigers in 2003. He became the Diamondbacks' bench coach in 2007, and was promoted to interim manager in 2010 following the midseason dismissal of A. J. Hinch. On October 4, 2010, the Diamondbacks removed the "interim" label, naming Gibson their manager for the 2011 season. Gibson was relieved of his duties as manager on September 26, 2014.

Full NameKirk Gibson
Date Of BirthMay 28, 1957
Place Of BirthPontiac, Michigan, USA
Height6' 3" (1.91 m)
ProfessionManager, Baseball player
EducationWaterford Kettering High School, Michigan State University
SpouseJoAnn Sklarski
ChildrenKirk Gibson Jr., colleen Gibson, Kevin Gibson, Cam Gibson
ParentsBarbara Gibson, Bob Gibson
AwardsNational League Most Valuable Player Award
MoviesMajor League Baseball: Memorable Moments
Star SignGemini
1Selected by the St. Louis Cardinals in the 7th round (173rd overall) of the 1979 NFL Draft.
2Brother-in-law of former MLB Pitcher Dave Rozema.
3Finished 6th in voting for 1984 American League MVP for having .516 Slugging Percentage, 10 Triples, 29 Stolen Bases and being Hit by Pitch 8 times.
4Ranks 79th on MLB All-Time Strikeouts List with 1,285.
51984 American League Championship Series MVP for having .417 Batting Average (5 of 12), 2 Runs, 1 Double, 1 Home Run, 2 RBI, 2 Walks and 1 Stolen Base.
61988 National League MVP for having .377 On-base percentage, .483 Slugging Percentage, 106 Runs, 25 Home Runs, 120 Strikeouts, 237 Times on Base and being Hit by Pitch 7 times. Did not lead National League in any statistical category.
7Member of 1984 World Series Champion Detroit Tigers team. Member of 1987 American League Western Division Champion Detroit Tigers team. Member of 1988 World Series Champion Los Angeles Dodgers team. Member of 1992 National League Eastern Division Champion Pittsburgh Pirates team.
8Outfielder for Detroit Tigers (1979-1987 and 1993-1995), Los Angeles Dodgers (1988-1990), Kansas City Royals (1991) and Pittsburgh Pirates (1992).


Prime 92009-2011TV SeriesHimself
Rome Is Burning2007TV SeriesHimself
ESPN 25: Who's #1?2004-2007TV Series documentaryHimself
Dodger Blue: The Championship Years2005VideoLA Dodgers
Beyond the Glory2004TV Series documentaryHimself
ESPN SportsCentury2002-2004TV Series documentaryHimself
ABC News Nightline1999TV SeriesHimself - Ballplayer
Michigan & Trumbull1999DocumentaryHimself (Detroit Tigers)
Sunday Night Baseball1991-1995TV SeriesHimself - Detroit Tigers Designated Hitter / Himself - Detroit Tigers Center Fielder / Himself - Kansas City Royals Designated Hitter
1988 World Series Video: Los Angeles Dodgers vs Oakland A's1988VideoHimself
1988 National League Championship Series1988TV SeriesHimself - Los Angeles Dodgers Left Fielder
1987 American League Championship Series1987TV SeriesHimself - Detroit Tigers Left Fielder
1984 World Series1984TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Detroit Tigers Right Fielder
1984 American League Championship Series1984TV SeriesHimself - Detroit Tigers Right Fielder

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Mike & Mike2013-2015TV SeriesHimself - Former MLB Player / Himself - Detroit Tigers Designated Hitter
30 for 302012TV Series documentaryHimself
Prime 92011TV SeriesHimself
The 50 Greatest Home Runs in Baseball History1992Video documentaryHimself

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