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Kirk Gibson #1AW-10WS-2

+ Played in Major Leagues 1979-1995
Biography Data
Positions: OF-1359, DH-327, P-27
Proper Name: Kirk Harold Gibson
Born: May 28, 1957 (58.005)
Place Pontiac, Michigan
Height/Weight: 6-3 / 215 Bats/Throws: Left-Left
High School: Waterford-Kettering (Waterford,MI)
College: Michigan State University
Drafted: 1978 -- 1st round (12th overall) by Detroit Tigers (June-Reg)
MLB Debut:September 8,1979 (22.103)
TBC Player ID:11862
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Career Activity
Organizations:DET, LAN, KCA, PIT
Relationship(s):Father of Cam Gibson

Scouting Scores
speed contact patience batting power
83 15 71 50 83
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Batting Statistics
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Month Day of Wk vs LH/RH Home/Away Day/Night vs Team Outs Inning Lineup Position
Situation Leadoff Last Batter Runner in Motion 1st Pitch Action Count Pitcher Type 1st Pitch Result vs Pitcher Stadium

YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
1978LakelandFSLA+-detof21541752742548401312254304 .240.328.451779.211.406.2912.4521.979204
1979EvansvilleAmerAAA-detof2289327508013594220234110611 .245.326.398724.153.312.3403.2436.3130369
1979Detroit TigersALMLB23detof2238
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3
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01
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4331
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3
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00000.237.256.395651.158.184.2353.0038.01539
1980Detroit TigersALMLB23detof23175
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2346
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2
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9
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45
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0.263.303.440743.177.217.3014.5019.477189
1981Detroit TigersALMLB23detof24290
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4195
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11
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9
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.328.369.479848.152.255.3933.5632.2139313
1982Detroit TigersALMLB23detof25266
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3474
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.278.341.444785.165.267.3031.6433.3118294
1983Detroit TigersALMLB23detdh-of26401
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6091
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.227.320.414734.187.347.2591.8126.7166467
1984Detroit TigersALMLB23detof27531
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.282.363.516879.234.390.3021.6319.7274611
1985Detroit TigersALMLB23detof28581
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.287.364.518882.231.398.3251.9320.0301670
1986Detroit TigersALMLB23detof29441
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84118
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.268.371.492863.224.442.2901.5715.8217521
1987ToledoILAAA-detp3061724000310430000 .235.381.235616.000.294.2860.75--421
1987ToledoILAAA-detp3028100000000000000 .000.000.0000.000.000.000----01
1987Detroit TigersALMLB23detof30487
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.277.372.489861.211.396.3171.6520.3238568
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23lanof31542
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.290.377.483860.194.378.3271.6421.7262632
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23lanof32253
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.213.312.368680.154.328.2361.5728.193292
1990AlbuquerquePCLAAA-lanof3351466201410430200 .429.556.7861342.357.714.5000.7514.01118
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLB23lanof33315
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.260.345.400745.140.340.3031.6739.4126359
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLB30kcaof34462
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.236.341.403744.167.346.2701.4928.9186540
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLB25pitof3556
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.196.237.304541.107.196.2144.0028.01760
1993Detroit TigersALMLB23detdh36403
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.261.337.432769.171.303.3011.9831.0174454
1994Detroit TigersALMLB23detdh-of37330
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7191
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.276.358.548906.273.397.2801.6414.3181382
1995Detroit TigersALMLB23detdh38227
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.260.358.449807.189.366.3141.8525.2102265
MLB Totals (17 Seasons)163557989851553260542558702847871812856172235672.268.352.463815.195.355.3011.7922.726866656
MLB: Average per 162 Games1625749815426525862887112767267.268.352.463815.195.355.3011.7922.7266659
Minor League Totals (4 seasons)1825348513220918893536417092150.247.335.419754.172.352.3252.6629.7224613
AAA (3 seasons)128359589015510492224211662110.251.338.404742.153.326.3422.7635.9145409
A+ (1 seasons)54175274254840131225430040.240.328.451779.211.406.2912.4521.979204
Detroit Tigers (12 seasons)11774170698114018745195668194644999304350184345.273.354.480834.207.358.3061.8621.420024773
Los Angeles Dodgers (3 seasons)310111020029356342142699147240121931117.264.353.433786.169.356.2991.6326.44811283
Kansas City Royals (1 seasons)1324628110917616551846910363129.236.341.403744.167.346.2701.4928.9186540
Pittsburgh Pirates (1 seasons)165661100253131200101.196.237.304541.107.196.2144.0028.01760
YearTeamLgLevel#OrgPosAgeGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSISOsecABabipK/BBAB/HRTBPA
Other Batting Statistics
YearTeam NameLeagueGABRH2B3BHRRBISBCSBBSOHBPIBBSHSFGDPAVGOBPSLGOPSTB
1984DetroitChampionship Series312251012102100000.417.500.75012509
1984DetroitWorld Series518460027304400000.333.455.667112212
1987DetroitChampionship Series521461014303800000.286.375.47685110
1988LA DodgersWorld Series111100120000000001.0001.0004.00050004
1988LA DodgersChampionship Series726240026203600000.154.241.38562610
Fielding Statistics
Year Team League Level Position G INN PO A E DP FPCT RF/9 RF/G
1978LakelandFSLA+OF52 115261.951--20.25
 
1979EvansvilleAmerAAAOF65 100591.921--14.54
1979Detroit TigersALMLBOF10 150001.000--13.50
 
1980Detroit TigersALMLBOF49 122110.992--22.59
1980Detroit TigersALMLBDH1 .000--0.00
 
1981Detroit TigersALMLBOF67 142140.973--19.21
1981Detroit TigersALMLBDH9 .000--0.00
 
1982Detroit TigersALMLBOF64 167413.994--24.05
1982Detroit TigersALMLBDH4 .000--0.00
 
1983Detroit TigersALMLBOF54 116230.975--19.67
1983Detroit TigersALMLBDH66 .000--0.00
 
1984Detroit TigersALMLBOF139 2454122.954--16.12
1984Detroit TigersALMLBDH6 .000--0.00
 
1985Detroit TigersALMLBOF144 2861110.963--17.94
1985Detroit TigersALMLBDH8 .000--0.00
 
1986Detroit TigersALMLBOF114 190221.990--15.16
1986Detroit TigersALMLBDH4 .000--0.00
 
1987ToledoILAAAP27 102131.912--10.33
1987Detroit TigersALMLBOF121 253670.974--19.26
1987Detroit TigersALMLBDH4 .000--0.00
 
1988Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBOF148 3116123.964--19.28
 
1989Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBOF70 146332.980--19.16
 
1990AlbuquerquePCLAAAOF3 2010.667--6.00
1990Los Angeles DodgersNLMLBOF81 191411.995--21.67
 
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBOF94 162340.976--15.80
1991Kansas City RoyalsALMLBDH30 .000--0.00
 
1992Pittsburgh PiratesNLMLBOF13 251001.000--18.00
 
1993Detroit TigersALMLBOF32 76010.987--21.38
1993Detroit TigersALMLBDH76 .000--0.00
 
1994Detroit TigersALMLBOF38 76310.987--18.71
1994Detroit TigersALMLBDH56 .000--0.00
 
1995Detroit TigersALMLBOF1 0000.000--0.00
1995Detroit TigersALMLBDH63 .000--0.00
Fielding Totals by Position/League:MLBOF123902523416312.976--18.62
 MLBDH3270.000--0.00
 AAAOF6801025101.915--14.16
 AAAP270102131.912--10.33
 A+OF520115261.951--20.25

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