Joe Gibbon

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Birthday
10, 1935
Birthplace
Mississippi
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
10, 1935 (age 83)
Birthplace
Mississippi

About

Left-handed reliever and spot starter who won a World Series his rookie year with the Pittsburgh Pirates in 1960.

Before Fame

He played baseball at Hickory High School in Mississippi.

Trivia

Used almost exclusively as a starter in 1961, he set career-highs in wins (13) and innings (195.1) while posting a solid 3.32 ERA.

Family Life

He has four sons and a daughter.

Associated With

Hall-of-Fame second baseman Joe Morgan was his teammate on the Cincinnati Reds.