A nine-time Golden Glove Award winner, two-time World Series MVP and nine-time All-Star, Gibson spent his entire 17-year career in St. Louis before retiring in 1975 and was inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame in 1981. In his Hall of Fame induction ceremony speech, Gibson said he would want to be remembered as "a competitor that gave 100%" every time he took the field.
The New York Yankees, Houston Astros, Tampa Bay Rays and Chicago White Sox all won on Tuesday.
Despite blame placed on manager Charlie Montoyo, the defeat had little to do with poor dugout decision-making.
The Wild Card Series is almost upon the baseball world, and Sporting News has the schedule, scores and more from the opening series of the 2020 MLB playoffs.