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Kirk Gibson  

Kirk Gibson  

Played: 1978-1995 ... MLB: 1979-1995

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Proper Name:
Kirk Harold Gibson
High Level:
MLB (1979-1995)
pos:
of (1359) ... dh (327) ... p (27)
Height:
6-3
Weight:
215
Bats:
Left
Throws:
Left
Born:
age:
65.030
place:
colleges:
Michigan State University (East Lansing,MI),
Drafted:
Detroit Tigers  -  1978  -  1 - 12 (June-Reg)more
Signing Bonus:
$ 150,000
draft posit:
OF
MLB Debut:
TBC#:
11862
MLBAM ID:
Retrosheet:
Speed
87
Power
85
Contact
30
XBH
76
RBIs
73
Runs
74
Hitting
59
Durability
57
Team
.546
Player Notes:  Father of Cam Gibson ... [1999] Inducted into the Michigan Sports Hall of Fame
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year award name league category award notes
1981 American League Player of the Week AL MLB August 24-August 30
1984 ALCS Most Valuable Player AL MLB --
1985 American League Player of the Week AL MLB June 3-June 9
1986 American League Player of the Week AL MLB July 14-July 20
1986 American League Player of the Week AL MLB June 23-June 29
1986 American League Player of the Week AL MLB April 7-April 13
1988 National League Most Valuable Player NL MLB --
1988 National League Silver Slugger Award NL MLB OF
1995 American League Player of the Week AL MLB May 22-May 28
2011 National League Manager of the Year NL MLB --
10 record(s)
Awards Voting History
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year age season team awardname rank firstplace share points
1981 24 Detroit Tigers American League Most Valuable Player 12 0 10.00 40
1984 27 Detroit Tigers American League Most Valuable Player 6 0 24.00 96
1985 28 Detroit Tigers American League Most Valuable Player 18 0 2.00 7
1988 31 Los Angeles Dodgers National League Most Valuable Player 1 13 81.00 272
2011 54 Arizona Diamondbacks National League Manager of the Year 1 28 95.00 152
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