Gibbons says he expects to sign with a team in the independent Atlantic League and be back in uniform within days, The Baltimore Sun reported. The outfielder, who was named in the Mitchell report and acknowledged using human growth hormone, had been without a job since he was released by the Orioles a the end of training camp.I guess we'll soon see if, as he claims, his best baseball is ahead of him.
"I want to continue my career and start over," Gibbons said, according to the report. "This is an opportunity, and that is all I have been looking for."
Thursday, June 12, 2008
Gibbons Gets His Chance
One day after his desperate plea for a job went public, Jay Gibbons is poised to sign a professional contract: