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  • Alex Gonzalez's Hot Start
    in FanGraphs by Matthew Carruth - 5/3/2010 -  9
    Signed to a one-year contract with a team option for 2011 by the Blue Jays this offseason, Alex Gonzalez did not attract much attention on the free agent market after being cut loose by the Red Sox

  • Firing Fredi Gonzalez
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 6/24/2010 -  12
    Yesterday, Fredi Gonzalez became the second third managerial casualty of the year, following Trey Hillman's ouster in Kansas City (update: and Dave Trembley in Baltimore. Thanks, Rob Stratmeyer

  • Josh Reddick and Alex Gonzalez: Waiver Wire Help
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 5/2/2012 -  13
    type guy. Alex Gonzalez, MIL  |SS|  Ownership:  ESPN - 21.5%  Yahoo - 16.0% Gonzalez might be a tough sell for a lot of you, but given his power production and the current state of the shortstop

  • The Power Will Not Return for Adrian Gonzalez
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 5/6/2013 -  8
    At the beginning of last year, we took some heat for leaving Adrian Gonzalez near the top of the first base rankings. Our reasoning, if I can speak for the consensus ranking crew, was that power

  • Should MLB Punish A-Rod Based on News Reports?
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 1/31/2013 -  107
    nicknamed "BALCO East." Of course, as Cameron notes, "Rodriguez is going to get the most attention, because he’s Alex Rodriguez." The Yankees are reportedly exploring all avenues to void the last five

  • Team Preview: Atlanta Braves
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 3/4/2011 -  87
    ) 3. 3B Chipper Jones^ (38 years old) 4. 2B Dan Uggla (30 years old) 5. C Brian McCann* (27 years old) 6. SS Alex Gonzalez (34 years old) 7. 1B Freddie Freeman* (21 years old) 8. CF Nate McLouth

  • Brewers Lose Gonzalez to Injured Knee
    in FanGraphs by J.P. Breen - 5/7/2012 -  20
    disabled list with a left hamstring injury. Finally, over the weekend against the San Francisco Giants, shortstop Alex Gonzalez landed on the disabled list with what appears to be a very serious leg

  • Wally Pipping Jason Heyward
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 8/18/2011 -  128
    with more than the Braves' inconsistent offense and the slumping Jason Heyward. Fredi Gonzalez is a first-year manager, and I think he is trying to send a message and set a clear precedent that will last

  • Arlington Power Struggle: Jon Daniels vs. Nolan Ryan
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 3/7/2013 -  70
    in team history have been connected to performance-enhancing drugs, including Rafael Palmeiro, Juan Gonzalez, Alex Rodriguez, and the single best player in team history, Ivan Rodriguez

  • Jerry Jr. and The Amazing Hairstons
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 12/12/2013 -  12
    in his 30s, the 2009 World Championship and his brilliant fill-in play for the Reds in 2008. As Reds Reporter explains, "Due to injuries to Alex Gonzalez, Jeff Keppinger, and Jolbert Cabrera

  • Marlins Close Upper Deck: Can Loria Admit Fault?
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 7/14/2011 -  64
    one year in; his replacement, Fredi Gonzalez, was fired midseason in 2010 after three and a half years' service. Gonzalez's replacement, Edwin Rodriguez, resigned a month ago amid rumors that he too

  • Does It Matter If a Manager Was a Major Leaguer?
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 7/21/2011 -  54
    Of the 30 managers in the major leagues today, eight of them never made the major leagues as players (Manny Acta, Terry Collins, Fredi Gonzalez, Jim Leyland, Joe Maddon, Jack McKeon, Mike Quade

  • Airing the Marlins' Dirty Laundry in Public
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 5/20/2010 -  16
    did," said Dan Uggla. Really, just about everyone, from Uggla to Posnanski to our own Jack Moore approved of manager Fredi Gonzalez's austere treatment of his moody star. Hanley finally apologized

  • Nyjer Morgan Wants A Piece of the Marlins. I Don't Blame Him.
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 9/2/2010 -  121
    Gonzalez at first when Adam Kennedy hit a slow double-play ball to Dan Uggla; Uggla flipped to Hanley Ramirez at second for the first out, but Hanley double-clutched and threw home to get Morgan, who had

  • MLB DNA Testing — Is Baseball Breaking the Law?
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 5/31/2012 -  149
    are understandable: teams want to avoid being defrauded out of millions of dollars by players who falsify their name and age. The Nationals gave a $1.4 million signing bonus 16-year old Esmailyn Gonzalez

  • Why the Pirates Always Limp to the Finish
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 9/20/2012 -  39
    in 2009, and so on. But they weren't always sellers, and actually have made their share of misguided win-now trades. They traded Mike Gonzalez for Adam LaRoche in 2007, and a few days later traded Rajai

  • If You Vote for Surhoff and Tino, You Have to Vote for Everyone
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 1/6/2011 -  69
    , Rafael Palmeiro, and Kevin Brown, not to mention Juan Gonzalez, who after all has more MVP awards than Don Mattingly. In fact, to vote for Jack Morris, Don Mattingly, Tino Martinez, Edgar Martinez

  • 2011 Organizational Rankings: #5 – Atlanta
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 3/31/2011 -  83
    pretty adept at everything, and well-positioned in the National League with a playoff caliber team for at least the next several years. Time will tell whether new skipper Fredi Gonzalez is a better

  • Wilson Ramos Is Home. Now What?
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 11/17/2011 -  39
    that every player will continue to think long and hard about how long they want their family to live there. Carlos Gonzalez's reaction may be representative of many players. He returned home

  • Ozzie Guillen, Fidel Castro and Why No One Cares
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 5/17/2012 -  61
    in the Cuban-American community may have had two primary catalysts. First, the Elian Gonzalez case — which demonstrated to many within the community that knee-jerk, anti-Castro sentiment didn't necessarily lead

  • When Should San Diego Trade Adrian Gonzalez?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/8/2010 -  47
    While it has generally been assumed that Adrian Gonzalez won't be in San Diego much longer, the Padres front office confirmed these beliefs with some public comments last week, stating

  • Deep League Waiver Wire: Heisey & Gonzalez
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Podhorzer - 4/3/2013 -  4
    as he's starting, he may even earn some shallow mixed league value. Alex Gonzalez | 3% Owned What is this, 2010 (when Gonzalez actually earned positive fantasy value)? The 37 year old former

  • Alex Liddi and the Greatest European Players Ever
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 5/24/2012 -  85
    Yesterday, Alex Liddi hit a grand slam, which the AP noted was "the first major league grand slam by an Italian-born player in half-century." That actually understates the true rarity of Liddi's

  • Dallas Braden Attacks Alex Rodriguez Again. Is Baseball's "Code" Really Still Relevant?
    in FanGraphs by Alex Remington - 5/6/2010 -  114
    Every time Alex Rodriguez does anything -- poses in Details Magazine, slaps a ball out of a glove, shouts to distract a fielder from a pop-up, admits to taking banned drugs, runs across the pitcher's

  • Crawford and Gonzalez
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/10/2010 -  93
    Sox this week. That's right, over the last five years, Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford have been virtually identical in value. They're nine months apart in age. Gonzalez has a shoulder problem

  • Alex Gordon is...
    in RotoGraphs by Eno Sarris - 8/27/2012 -  9
    It's like a mad lib! Alex Gordon is... sexy? Misunderstood? Pretty good with a chance of more? Not as good as last year? Better than this year? Let's try something else. Let's try to answer

  • The ALEX RIOShootthat'sagiantpastramisandwich
    in NotGraphs by Jeremy Blachman - 5/21/2014 -  10
    and will not collapse under the weight of their fans. I propose a few new Rangers-player-themed concessions to add to the menu: 1. The ALEX RIOShootthat'sagiantpastramisandwich, a two-foot-long pastrami sandwich

  • The Adrian Gonzalez that Isn't Anymore
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 10/17/2013 -  17
    The Dodgers are still alive in large part thanks to Adrian Gonzalez, and for Gonzalez, it's been a series somewhat defined by the inside pitch. The crucial double he hit off Adam Wainwright

  • Is Gio Gonzalez Worth the Hype?
    in FanGraphs by Chris Cwik - 12/8/2011 -  37
    Step aside, C.J. Wilson. There's a new pitcher in town commanding the attention of major league teams. Following his best season as a pro, the Oakland Athletics are looking to deal Gio Gonzalez

  • Adrian Gonzalez and the Petco Challenge
    in RotoGraphs by Brian Joura - 12/1/2008 -  0
    When fantasy players think of the top first basemen in the game, Adrian Gonzalez is not the first name that comes to mind. But the first overall pick in the 2000 draft put up his third straight

  • Adrian Gonzalez to Boston
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 12/5/2010 -  5
    While the deal is not quite official, the San Diego Padres and the Boston Red Sox have agreed in principle to a swap that would send 1B Adrian Gonzalez to Beantown in exchange for RHP Casey Kelly, 1B

  • Adrian Gonzalez's Walks
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 11/10/2009 -  53
    speculation is Adrian Gonzalez, the Padres star first baseman. With two years remaining on an unbelievably team friendly contract (he's owed just $10.25 million over both years), and coming off a +6.3 win

  • Gonzalez vs Teixeira
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 3/3/2010 -  46
    Adrian Gonzalez is the new Roy Halladay. Given his agent's statements that he is not willing to give San Diego a hometown discount and sees Mark Teixeira's contract as the comparison for what his

  • Is Gio Gonzalez Learning?
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 5/4/2010 -  3
    As a lefty who can spin curves that put Beyonce to shame (okay, not really), Gio Gonzalez garners attention. Gio whiffed 10.3 batters per nine innings on the farm and rated among Baseball America's

  • Joey Votto or Adrian Gonzalez?
    in RotoGraphs by David Golebiewski - 2/23/2010 -  12
    seasons, with one posting the third-best wOBA in the majors at first base, and the other ranking sixth at the position. Cincinnati's Joey Votto and San Diego's Adrian Gonzalez seem to be valued about

  • Gonzalez vs Beltre
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/4/2010 -  115
    Faced with a decision between two Adrians, the Red Sox finally settled on the younger, left-handed one, and have agreed to a deal that will bring Adrian Gonzalez to Boston. In return, the Padres

  • Mike Gonzalez Potentially an Oriole
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 12/16/2009 -  13
    it appears likely that Mike Gonzalez will join the fray on a two-year deal worth at least $12M and up to as much as $16M. The deal is currently contingent on Gonzalez passing a physical – usually a given

  • Four Factors: Carlos Gonzalez
    in FanGraphs by Jack Moore - 7/15/2010 -  12
    series, this time a request: Colorado Rockies uber-outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. Gonzalez is in his third season in the majors, and this is the first in which he will likely approach 600 plate appearances

  • Adrian Gonzalez: Resetting Expectations
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Petriello - 10/19/2012 -  11
    If you’d done nothing in 2012 but read the local papers, you might think that Adrian Gonzalez was among the biggest busts of modern times. Coming off a stellar 2011 Boston debut, his production

  • Adrian Gonzalez, Crushing and Missing
    in FanGraphs by Mike Petriello - 4/14/2014 -  11
    has been shockingly useful so far... and because Adrian Gonzalez has been surprisingly powerful. Gonzalez is currently riding a nine-game hitting streak. He's had at least one extra base hit

  • Will Adrian Gonzalez Rebound?
    in RotoGraphs by Chris Cwik - 2/28/2013 -  20
    Adrian Gonzalez was a disappointment last season. While his overall slash line of .299/.344/.463 isn't terrible for most players, it represented a pretty big fall from the elite production he's

  • Adrian Gonzalez's Power Outage
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 8/11/2011 -  32
    Adrian Gonzalez has been pretty much everything the Red Sox expected him to be and then some after sending three top prospects (and Eric Patterson) to the Padres to acquire the now-29-year-old

  • Adrian Gonzalez's Power Outage
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 5/10/2012 -  16
    When I published our updated first base tier rankings last week, I mentioned that Adrian Gonzalez had hit just 13 homers in his previous 478 plate appearances dating back to last year. That stretch

  • Calling a Pitch to Adrian Gonzalez
    in FanGraphs by Jeff Sullivan - 10/15/2013 -  10
    disagreement. Moments later, the Dodgers had the only run they'd need. Make no mistake: the Cardinals lost Game 3 for a variety of reasons. They didn't lose because Adrian Gonzalez fisted a ball over

  • ADP Crowdsourcing: Adrian Gonzalez
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 12/6/2010 -  15
    When I first wrote this, Gonzalez was still on the road to being a Red Sox. Then, I edited it when the deal fell through, and again when the deal ended up getting done. However, the question set I

  • Adrian Gonzalez 2.0
    in RotoGraphs by Howard Bender - 10/23/2013 -  9
    or you can roll with the punches, accept the need to adapt and thrive through change. Last season Adrian Gonzalez found himself at one of those evolutionary crossroads, made the conscious decision

  • Carlos Gonzalez And The Value Of Runs
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 9/8/2010 -  69
    of the points worth making have already been spoken for, as those three are among the best on earth at discussing issues relating to baseball. And so, when they all tackled Carlos Gonzalez over the last few

  • Comparing the Bruce and Gonzalez Extensions
    in FanGraphs by Joe Pawlikowski - 1/4/2011 -  30
    at it again this week, signing Carlos Gonzalez to a seven-year deal for around $80 million. That's a pretty massive contract for a player who has played one full season and parts of two others. It also seems

  • Toying with the Adrian Gonzalez Market
    in FanGraphs by R.J. Anderson - 12/18/2009 -  33
    (and represented in the Total category) rather than making everyone translate the wOBA to runs and figure things out from there. Now obviously, we’re talking about acquiring Adrian Gonzalez – who

  • Examining Gio Gonzalez
    in FanGraphs by Michael Barr - 11/20/2012 -  23
    Lost in the improbable and rather infatuating season from R.A. Dickey and yet another commanding performance by Clayton Kershaw sits Gio Gonzalez and his measly 5.4 WAR season. Gonzalez went 21-8

  • Crowdsourcing Results: Gonzalez and Reynolds
    in RotoGraphs by Zach Sanders - 12/10/2010 -  6
    Here are your results from this week’s round of topical crowdsourcing. Adrian Gonzalez (Red Sox / Padres) My vote: 16 / 25 Average: 13.3 / 23.2 Median: 12 / 23 Std Dev: 5.3 / 6.6 Good news

  • Projecting Carlos Gonzalez
    in RotoGraphs by Mike Axisa - 1/3/2011 -  21
    There's nothing more exciting than a breakout star both in reality and in fantasy, and that's what Carlos Gonzalez was last season. He took home the National League batting title with a .336 AVG

  • How Good Is Gio Gonzalez?
    in FanGraphs by Dave Cameron - 12/23/2011 -  32
    Yesterday, the Nationals gave up four prospects, including three of their top 10 guys, for the right to acquire Gio Gonzalez from the Oakland A's. This follows on the heels of the Mat Latos trade

  • Mike Gonzalez Traded to Rangers
    in FanGraphs by Steve Slowinski - 9/1/2011 -  23
    Gonzalez from the Orioles for a PTBNL. On the surface, this is a relatively minor move. Ooo, the Rangers add another veteran arm to help them shore up their bullpen down the stretch -- not such a big