Diamondbacks bringing back Gibson

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Updated: October 8, 2013

Phoenix, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) – The Arizona Diamondbacks are bringing back
manager Kirk Gibson.

Gibson’s contract ended at the conclusion of the 2013 season. Terms and length
of his new contract will likely be announced later Tuesday afternoon.

Gibson’s 290 wins rank third all-time in franchise history. He will return for
his fifth season with the D-backs.

Arizona also brought back coaches Don Baylor, Glenn Sherlock, Alan Trammell,
Turner Ward and Matt Williams. Sherlock, the longest-tenured coach on the
staff, will be back for his 17th season, Williams his fifth, Baylor and
Trammell their fourth and Ward his second.

Pitching coach Charles Nagy and first base coach Steve Sax will not return for
the 2014 season.