The Arizona Diamondbacks have fired Manager Kirk Gibson and Bench Coach Alan Trammell.
Jim Louvau Kirk Gibson.
"Kirk has done an admirable job under difficult circumstances and we are grateful for his professionalism and his dedicated service to the organization over the past eight years," D-backs Chief Baseball Officer Tony La Russa says in a statement. "We feel like it is time for a fresh start and with our recent restructuring in Baseball Operations, we want to get started immediately moving in a new direction. We are also appreciative of Alan Trammell for all that he has done for the D-backs and have great respect for what both men have accomplished in the game of baseball."More »