Gio Gonzalez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Milwaukee Brewers activate Gio Gonzalez, option Burch Smith

    Brew Crew Ball "We learned a few days ago that Gio Gonzalez would make his long-awaited return to the roster tonight against the Arizona Diamondbacks, and this afternoon the Milwaukee Brewers officially announced his activation from the injured list: Gonzalez signed in late April after opting out of..." July 20

  • Gio Gonzalez Nearing Rehab Assignment

    MLB Trade Rumors "Brewers left-hander Gio Gonzalez, out since June 1 with a dead arm, is finally progressing toward a return. He’ll start a rehab assignment at the High-A level on Wednesday, Sophia Minnaert of Fox Sports Wisconsin reports. Gonzalez threw a bullpen session of 40-plus pitches..." July 07

  • Gio Gonzalez headed to IL with tired arm

    MLB.com "The Brewers will place left-hander Gio Gonzalez on the 10-day injured list with what manager Craig Counsell described as a case of dead arm. Gonzalez isn't experiencing pain, just a “not right” feeling, Counsell said, perhaps related to his late signing. Gonzalez..." June 01

  • Brewers To Sign Gio Gonzalez

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Brewers have agreed to a deal with lefty Gio Gonzalez, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic (via Twitter). He’ll earn $2MM for his work the rest of the season with up to $2MM more in available incentives. Gonzalez, who recently moved to CAA Baseball, triggered an..." April 24

  • Gio Gonzalez reportedly mulling offers from multiple teams

    Larry Brown Sports "Gio Gonzalez was unable to earn a spot on the New York Yankees’ MLB roster despite the injuries they have dealt with to their starting rotation, but apparently the left-hander is still drawing substantial interest from other teams. Gonzalez was granted his release this week..." April 23

  • Gio Gonzalez a free agent again after not being called up by Yankees

    Larry Brown Sports "Gio Gonzalez was unable to generate much interest on the free agent market over the winter before signing a minor league contract with the New York Yankees, and the left-hander will now have to do it all over again. The Yankees chose not to add Gonzalez to their 25-man roster prior to..." April 22

  • Four Solid Landing Spots for Gio Gonzalez

    The Big Lead "Gio Gonzalez opted out of his contract with the Yankees over the weekend, making himself the hottest starting pitcher on the market right now (sorry, Dallas Keuchel). With a career 3.69 ERA, Gonzalez isn’t going to make or break a contender’s chances, but he can come in..." April 22

  • Gio Gonzalez is reportedly expected to opt out of his Yankees contract and could be an option for the Mets

    CBS Sports "The New York Yankees could be losing a well-known name from their organizational depth chart this weekend. Per Jeff Passan of ESPN, veteran southpaw Gio Gonzalez is expected to exercise the opt-out clause in his contract. Once Gonzalez triggers that clause, the Yankees will have two days to add..." April 20

  • Gio Gonzalez has fired Scott Boras

    Lone Star Ball "Gio Gonzalez and the New York Yankees agreed to a minor league deal late in the spring that gives Gonzalez the right to opt out if he is not added to the Yankees’ 25 man roster by tomorrow. According to Mark Feinsand, in advance of that opt-out date, Gonzalez has fired Scott Boras as his..." April 19

  • How Yankees’ Gio Gonzalez has been Triple-A Santa Claus

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Yankees have just a few more days to decide on Gio Gonzalez. The veteran left-hander has an April 20 opt-out clause in his minor-league deal. But if he doesn’t help the big-league club, he’s at least made an impact at Triple-A..." April 17

  • Why Gio Gonzalez, coming off a great Triple-A start, is in no hurry to join Yankees

    Newark Star-Ledger "A bunch of Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders players were hungry Sunday night when they arrived in Allentown around 11 p.m. after bussing in from Buffalo, so 10 of them headed to a local Waffle House. The late-night breakfast group included the team’s big-league established newbie to..." April 10

  • How Yankees’ Gio Gonzalez reacted to brutal Triple-A debut for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders

    Newark Star-Ledger "Gio Gonzalez’s first real audition as a Yankees farmhand definitely didn’t show anyone that he’s out of place starting the season in Triple-A. It might have some people thinking the 33-year-old, two-time All-Star left-hander is far past his..." April 05

  • Yankees drop big hints on Gio Gonzalez’s immediate future

    Newark Star-Ledger "Yankees pitching coach Larry Rothschild had an interesting takeaway Thursday morning while watching newly acquired lefty Gio Gonzalez throw a bullpen session in Tampa. “He is pretty close to ready right now,” Rothschild told reporters. That..." March 22

  • Gio Gonzalez says offer from Yankees was only one he received

    Larry Brown Sports "Gio Gonzalez made a somewhat surprising decision to sign a minor league contract with the New York Yankees earlier this week, but the left-hander really didn’t have another option. As in, there were no other offers. Gonzalez told reporters on Wednesday that the only offer he..." March 20

  • What adding Gio Gonzalez means to Yankees’ rotation battle

    New York Post "Add veteran lefty Gio Gonzalez to the mix of candidates who might help the Yankees at some point this season. Gonzalez, a free agent, and the Yankees agreed to a minor league deal Monday night that, according to GM Brian Cashman, was a verbal agreement that required minor..." March 19

  • Yankees reportedly sign Gio Gonzalez to minor-league deal

    Pinstripe Alley "After watching two-fifths of their starting rotation fall victim to injuries, the Yankees have made their move to stabilize the situation. Fancred’s Jon Heyman has reported that the Yankees and left-hander Gio Gonzalez are closing in on a deal. The..." March 19

  • MLB Rumors: 4 reasons Gio Gonzalez isn’t worth Yankees’ time

    Newark Star-Ledger "Help could be on the way, but it might not be what the Yankees truly need. As the baseball world learned about a contract offer from the Yankees to free-agent lefty Gio Gonzalez, this reality became present: New York is at least slightly concerned with..." March 18

  • Report: Yankees have had internal discussions about Gio Gonzalez

    Larry Brown Sports "If the New York Yankees decide to add some starting rotation depth in the wake of Luis Severino’s shoulder injury, Gio Gonzalez is one name to watch. Severino was scratched from his scheduled Grapefruit League start on Tuesday with shoulder discomfort, and the Yankees announced..." March 05

  • Report: Gio Gonzalez drawing interest from 'at least a handful' of teams

    The Score "The market for free-agent starting pitcher Gio Gonzalez appears to be heating up, as "at least a handful of teams" are interested in his services, according to USA TODAY Sports' Bob Nightengale. The Milwaukee Brewers, San Francisco..." February 05

  • Padres, Mets Among Teams Interested In Gio Gonzalez

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Padres have been connected to a number of high-profile names over the past week — Manny Machado, Bryce Harper, J.T. Realmuto — and MLB.com’s Jon Morosi now adds that they’re also considering free-agent lefty Gio Gonzalez. The Mets,..." February 01