Bob Gibson

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August 14, 2019 - 9:07 am
(KMOX) - Taking nothing away from what 23-year-old Jack Flaherty is currently doing for the St. Louis Cardinals , but this is the perfect opportunity to salute Hall of Famer Bob Gibson and put his performance during the summer of 1968 into perspective. In Tuesday night's win for St. Louis in Kansas...
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July 19, 2019 - 5:11 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - It's been well documented over the last year or so about how Jack Flaherty and Bob Gibson's relationship has grown. Related: Bob Gibson's positive attitude could make the difference in fighting his toughest opponent yet The current Cardinals starter in his mid-20s befriended the...
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May 19, 2018; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals hall of famer Bob Gibson throws out a first pitch prior to a game against the Philadelphia Phillies at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports
Fred Bodimer
July 19, 2019 - 2:55 am
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) — St. Louis Cardinals legend Bob Gibson has begun his fight against pancreatic cancer -- undergoing his first chemotherapy treatment earlier this week in Omaha. If attitude counts for anything, the 83-year-old Gibson will pick up another victory in his Hall of Fame career. "He's up...
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Tom Ackerman
July 13, 2019 - 11:22 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - Dick Zitzmann, longtime agent to Cardinals Hall of Famer Bob Gibson, provided the following statement Saturday night to KMOX: "Bob Gibson confirmed to me last week that he received his diagnosis of pancreatic cancer after a week of tests at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore. He...
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June 11, 2019 - 8:50 am
BOSTON (KMOX) - Of course the biggest drought that could end Wednesday night in Boston would be the 52 years that the St. Louis Blues have waited to win a Stanley Cup Final. But there's something else that St. Louis hasn't done in 52 years, that could also happen that same night. Beating Boston, in...
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April 04, 2019 - 6:05 pm
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) - After being honored with a street in St. Louis being named after him , Hall of Fame pitcher Bob Gibson was asked about how his relationship with St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty originated. He said it was the 23-year-old who reached out to him. Which was something Gibson...
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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty.
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January 10, 2019 - 2:54 pm
The Cardinals phenom talked about Bob Gibson being the perfect example of an all-time great baseball player who was also a great all-around athlete.
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St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Jack Flaherty.
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August 29, 2018 - 7:49 am
A meeting two weeks ago with Cardinals legend Bob Gibson inspired Flaherty, who is now 4-0 in the month of August.
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Washington Nationals starting pitcher Max Scherzer throws
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June 06, 2018 - 8:17 am
Scherzer struck out Johnny Field, Christian Arroyo and Daniel Robertson on a combined nine pitches in the sixth inning – to complete an immaculate inning.
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