ST. LOUIS ( -- Ozzie Smith is the latest to share his thoughts on the loss of Hall of Famer Bob Gibson. 

Smith was one of Gibson's best friends in recent years. He talked with News 4's Brooke Grimsley on Gibson's influence on his life and baseball in general.

Gibson died on Friday. He was 84. 

Watch the above video for the full report. 

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