Sat, 10 Oct 2009 04:18:29 -0700
The Associated Press reports that Venezuelan authorities will exhume the body of former MLB P Geremi Gonzalez Oct. 29, to figure out if he was killed last year by lightning, as an autopsy determined, or if he was the victim of a deadly robbery. Authorities had determined that Gonzalez was killed in May 2008 after being hit by lightning on a beach, but doubts surfaced after a family friend noticed that some of Gonzalez's belongings were being offered for sale, including a gold chain he was wearing at the time of his death.
Mon, 26 May 2008 09:16:02 -0700
The Associated Press reports former MLB SP Geremi Gonzalez, 33, was killed when he was struck by lightning in his native Venezuela Sunday, May 25. Emergency management official Herman Bracho said Monday that Gonzalez was struck by lightning at a beach. Gonzalez pitched for five major league teams from 1997-2006. The right-hander appeared in 131 games with 83 starts, compiling a 30-35 record. KFFL sends its condolences to family and friends.
Fri, 10 Nov 2006 21:21:15 -0800
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed P Geremi Gonzalez to a one-year minor league contract, with an invitation to spring training camp, according to the Associated Press.
Thu, 12 Oct 2006 13:21:29 -0700
USAToday.com reports the Milwaukee Brewers have released SP Geremi Gonzalez.
Sat, 05 Aug 2006 16:52:49 -0700
Sportsline.com reports Milwaukee Brewers SP Ben Sheets (pectoral) left the game in the second inning Saturday, Aug. 5, with tightness in his pectoral. P Geremi Gonzalez replaced him on the mound.
Fri, 30 Jun 2006 00:28:47 -0700
The Associated Press reports Milwaukee Brewers SP Geremi Gonzalez allowed three hits and two unearned runs with five walks and six strikeouts to earn his first win as a starter since May 8, 2005, with the Boston Red Sox. Milwaukee topped the Chicago Cubs, 5-4, on June 29.
Wed, 28 Jun 2006 22:50:51 -0700
Milwaukee.Brewers.MLB.com reports Milwaukee Brewers SP Geremi Gonzalez (0-0, 6.08 ERA) will pitch Thursday, June 29, against the Chicago Cubs.
Sun, 18 Jun 2006 15:17:21 -0700
Milwaukee Brewers P Geremi Gonzalez has informed the team that his first name should be spelled "Geremi," and not "Jeremi," according to Adam McCalvy of Milwaukee.Brewers.MLB.com.
Sat, 10 Jun 2006 20:25:57 -0700
The Associated Press reports that Milwaukee Brewers SP Jeremi Gonzalez (shoulder) has tendinitis in his shoulder, but is still on the active roster.
Tue, 06 Jun 2006 06:41:30 -0700
Adam McCalvy, of Milwaukee.Brewers.MLB.com, reports Milwaukee Brewers manager Ned Yost is leaning toward givings P Zach Jackson the start Wednesday, June 7. SP Jeremi Gonzalez is also in the running to get the start.