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Kirk Gibson stricken with Parkinson’s disease

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A tough revelation this morning. Kirk Gibson, 1988 National League MVP and World Series Game 1 hero, has been diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease. Jason Beck has more at

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  1. Sad, never want to hear about health issues no matter what type of person you may think they are.

  2. oldbrooklynfan

    This is sad news but I feel Kirk is the type of guy who can fight this disease. I wish him luck and his future remains bright.

  3. Sad news. My best to Gibby.

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