Thu, 10 May 2007 12:28:21 -0700
Mark Sheldon, of Reds.MLB.com, reports Cincinnati Reds SS Alex S. Gonzalez was held out of the lineup Thursday, May 10, to give him a rest.
Fri, 30 Mar 2007 14:13:30 -0700
Alan Eskew, of KansasCity.Royals.MLB.com, reports Kansas City Royals SS Alex S. Gonzalez opted out of his contract and will now become a free agent.
Thu, 29 Mar 2007 07:11:01 -0700
Alan Eskew, of Royals.MLB.com, reports the Kansas City Royals reassigned IF Alex S. Gonzalez to their minor league camp Wednesday, March 28.
Tue, 20 Mar 2007 01:59:24 -0700
The Kansas City Star reports Kansas City Royals IF Alex S. Gonzalez has nine hits in 20 at-bats in his bid to make the roster as a utility player.
Fri, 16 Mar 2007 16:04:34 -0700
Alan Eskew, of KansasCity.Royals.MLB.com, reports Kansas City Royals manager Buddy Bell has stated SS Angel Berroa has not secured the starting shortstop job for Opening Day as he is being pushed by infielders Andres Blanco and Alex S. Gonzalez. "First of all, Angel is still our everyday shortstop and Gonzalez and Blanco are pushing him a little bit," Bell said. "Angel is still ahead. That is a decision that more than likely will go down to the end. It is open. We still want Angel to be the shortstop. We still expect him to be the shortstop, but that could change in the next couple of days. He has to play better. He knows that. He wants to play better."
Mon, 05 Mar 2007 09:12:06 -0800
Alan Eskew, of KansasCity.Royals.MLB.com, reports the knee injury suffered by 2B Mark Grudzielanek (knee) that is expected to keep him out for at least the first 10 days of the regular season means either IF Alex S. Gonzalez or SS Andres Blanco has a better chance at making the team as a reserve infielder.
Tue, 23 Jan 2007 07:23:48 -0800
Dick Kaegel, of Royals.MLB.com, reports the Kansas City Royals have extended a non-roster invitation to spring training to Royals IF Alex S. Gonzalez.
Fri, 12 Jan 2007 21:17:05 -0800
The Kansas City Royals have agreed to terms with IF Alex S. Gonzalez (Phillies) on a minor league contract, according to USAToday.com.
Sat, 02 Dec 2006 23:14:00 -0800
Philadelphia Phillies IF Alex S. Gonzalez was not offered salary arbitration, according to the Associated Press.
Sun, 21 May 2006 11:31:12 -0700
Phillies.MLB.com reports Philadelphia Phillies IF Alex S. Gonzalez announced his retirement Sunday, May 21. "I have decided to retire and open a new chapter in my life," Gonzalez said in a statement. "It has been an excellent ride through the years and I would like to thank the fans who have supported me throughout my career." Gonzalez batted .243 with 137 homers and 536 RBI in his 13-year career.