Adrian Gonzalez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Adrian Gonzalez finds his power after mechanical adjustment

    New York Post "Adrian Gonzalez’s spring training of zeroes finally added a tally on Tuesday. The Mets first baseman was without a homer or RBI in his first 49 plate appearances this spring before lofting a fly ball over the left-field fence at Roger Dean Chevrolet Stadium in the sixth inning and circling the..." March 21

  • Adrian Gonzalez may not have to prove himself but will anyway

    New York Post "Adrian Gonzalez arrived to spring training expecting something of a competition for the Mets first-base job, but may have already won it by default. As Dominic Smith remains sidelined by a quadriceps injury that has limited him to one appearance this spring, with fewer than two weeks of..." March 13

  • Should Adrian Gonzalez get the 1B job over Dominic Smith?

    SNY TV "Mets manager Mickey Callaway said Tuesday that, assuming the health of Adrian Gonzalez, it will be a tough decision regarding whether the team carries Dominic Smith or sends him to Triple-A Las Vegas. "That's something that is going to be a tough decision," Callaway said. "Dom Smith has come..." February 14

  • Mets, Adrian Gonzalez agree to deal: source

    New York Daily News "The Mets are adding some insurance at first base. The Amazin’s have agreed to terms with free agent Adrian Gonzalez pending a physical, a source confirmed to the Daily News. The veteran first baseman will likely split time at first depending on how much Dominic Smith, a 2013 first-round pick..." January 14

  • Mets after former MVP-caliber first baseman?

    Newark Star-Ledger "If the Mets can find a time machine for Adrian Gonzalez, perhaps a bargain-bin star could arrive to jolt New York's offense in 2018. According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Mets will kick the tires on Gonzalez--a free agent after a release from the Atlanta Braves following last week's..." December 19

  • Braves Release Adrian Gonzalez

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Braves have formally released Adrian Gonzalez, tweets Mark Bowman of MLB.com. Gonzalez was acquired over the weekend in a stunning five-player salary dump and immediately designated for assignment. As David O’Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution writes, being designated and immediately..." December 18

  • Matt Kemp Traded to Dodgers for Adrian Gonzalez, Scott Kazmir, More

    Bleacher Report "The Atlanta Braves announced Saturday that they traded outfielder Matt Kemp to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a package consisting of first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, left-handed pitcher Scott Kazmir, right-hander Brandon McCarthy, infielder Charlie Culberson and cash considerations. Kemp is..." December 16

  • Braves' Adrian Gonzalez: Dished to Braves, designated for assignment

    CBS Sports "Gonzalez (back) was traded to the Braves along with Scott Kazmir (hip), Brandon McCarthy, Charlie Culberson and cash in exchange for Matt Kemp on Saturday, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports. Following the Trade, Gonzalez was designated for assignment, Mark Bowman of MLB.com reports. Gonzalez, who..." December 16

  • Adrian Gonzalez Is Clearly An Awful Teammate If He Skips Out On World Series

    The Big Lead "Adrian Gonzalez is the second highest-paid player on the Los Angeles Dodgers, and while the team makes its first World Series appearance since 1988 Tuesday night, Gonzalez will be nowhere in sight. Instead, the 35-year-old first baseman will be on vacation in Italy with his family. Yes, instead..." October 24

  • Injured Adrian Gonzalez won't be at World Series because he's on a Euro vacation

    Los Angeles Times "There is no better World Series tradition than the introduction of each player in uniform. If you work for the home team, you get a nice round of applause, even if you are an obscure reliever, a quality assurance coach or a soft tissue specialist. The fan favorites draw the loudest and most..." October 24