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John Gibbons up for Pirates job

Updated: October 11, 2010, 5:35 PM ET
Associated Press

PITTSBURGH -- Former Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons has interviewed for the Pittsburgh Pirates' managerial job.

Gibbons, the Kansas City Royals' bench coach, follows former Cleveland Indians manager Eric Wedge and former Arizona and Florida coach Bo Porter in interviewing. The Pirates fired John Russell on Oct. 4, a day after completing a 105-loss season.

Gibbons has a much different personality than Russell, who rarely showed anger or argued calls. Gibbons had a much-publicized ...

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