- — Toronto Star (@TorontoStar)Tue, Nov 20 2012 06:33:02
- Even John Gibbons didn't see this move coming. Star reporters Brendan Kennedy and Richard Griffin tweeted live from a press conference with Gibbons and Alex Anthopoulos on Tuesday.
- — Richard Griffin (@RGriffinStar)Tue, Nov 20 2012 06:28:43New managers usually are the polar opposite of man they replace. Gibbons handles bullpen and would have handled #jays clubhouse
- — Brendan Kennedy (@BKennedyStar)Tue, Nov 20 2012 06:41:21"Players love playing for him," AA says. "At the same time he will put his foot down." Calls Gibbons "perfect fit."
- — Brendan Kennedy (@BKennedyStar)Tue, Nov 20 2012 06:47:19Gibbons: "You look at what front office has done last few weeks, gets lot of attn ... this is serious now. Who wouldn't want to manage here?
- So, welcome back to the Rogers Centre, John? Fans have mixed opinions on the hire.
- — Scott MacIntosh (@scottmacnews957)Tue, Nov 20 2012 02:53:23
- Some negative.
- — Shawn Cayley (@ShawnCayley)Tue, Nov 20 2012 05:21:24
- And some positive.