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47 Gio Gonzalez SP

Chicago White Sox

Fantasy Stats
Own%Start%
28%14%
Key Stats
IPW-LSVERAKsBB
87.13-203.507837
Pitching Summary
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2018MIL10114.2132320000171.0167848017280148
2019MIL323.501916000087.1763634903778

Player Updates

February 15, 2020 09:32 AM
White Sox's Gio Gonzalez: Plays catch Friday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez (shoulder) played catch Friday, Daryl Van Schouwen of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

Gonzalez experienced shoulder discomfort during his offseason throwing program and is being held back early in training camp. "We're in no hurry at this point, you know?" manager Rick Renteria said. "So we'll take our time." Despite the issue, the White Sox anticipate Gonzalez being ready for Opening Day.

February 12, 2020 03:36 PM
White Sox's Gio Gonzalez: Dealing with shoulder discomfort
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez is dealing with left shoulder discomfort but should be ready for Opening Day, James Fegan of The Athletic reports.

The shoulder problem doesn't appear to be a major worry, but it's never a positive to see a pitcher dealing with arm troubles right at the start of camp. Still, Gonzalez should open the year in the starting rotation, barring setbacks.

December 19, 2019 08:24 PM
White Sox's Gio Gonzalez: Agrees to deal with White Sox
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez signed a contract with the White Sox on Thursday, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

Gonzalez dealt with arm and shoulder injuries in 2019, but he still managed to record a 3.50 ERA with a 1.29 WHIP over 19 appearances (17 starts) with the Brewers. The southpaw could serve either as a back-end starter or bullpen piece for the White Sox as he looks to bounce back from an injury-plagued campaign.

October 1, 2019 07:40 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Won't play in NL Wild Card Game
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez is not on the roster for Tuesday's National League Wild Card Game.

Gonzalez threw 4.2 innings Saturday and won't be called upon on just two days' rest. If the Brewers defeat the Nationals on Tuesday, he'll likely factor into the team's NLDS plans.

September 30, 2019 07:28 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Unlikely to be available Tuesday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez isn't expected to be available to pitch in Tuesday's game against the Nationals, Sam Fortier of The Washington Post reports.

Gonzalez fired 72 pitches in Sunday's regular-season finale, so he'll need at least a few more days before he's ready to take the mound again. The Brewers figure to use him as a reliever during the postseason, though they'll have to get past Tuesday first.

September 28, 2019 11:48 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Keeps Rockies off scoreboard
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez allowed four hits and two runs while striking out five over 4.2 scoreless frames in a no-decision versus the Rockies on Saturday.

Gonzalez has recently served as a primary reliever, but he did well as a traditional starter in this contest, throwing 40 of his 72 pitches for strikes. The 34-year-old has seen mostly limited innings in his appearances, posting a 3.50 ERA and 1.29 WHIP in 87.1 innings this season. He produced a 78:37 K:BB and 3-2 record as well.

September 27, 2019 11:20 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Rejoining rotation Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez is scheduled to start Saturday at Colorado, Sophia Minnaert of FOX Sports Wisconsin reports.

Gonzalez worked as a primary pitcher behind Brandon Woodruff in his last two outings, but he'll serve as a traditional starter for his final appearance of the regular season Saturday. The 34-year-old has pitched well in limited innings during September, posting a 1.47 ERA, 1.04 WHIP and 15:7 K:BB in five outings (18.1 frames).

September 23, 2019 10:20 AM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: First win since May
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez tossed 3.1 scoreless innings of relief and picked up his third win of the season in Sunday's victory over the Pirates.

Gonzalez worked as a primary pitcher a second straight time through the rotation, and that ultimately resulted in him picking up his first win since May 15. While Gonzalez has not helped fantasy players in the win department the last few months, he has done decent work in the ratio categories, posting a 3.70 ERA and 1.29 WHIP across 82.2 innings this season.

September 21, 2019 11:56 AM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Another piggyback assignment on tap
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez is slated to piggyback starter Brandon Woodruff in Sunday's series finale with the Pirates.

Gonzalez moved to the bullpen Tuesday to accommodate Woodruff's return from the injured list, but the veteran southpaw still ended up pitching the most innings for the Brewers in their 3-1 win over the Padres that day. With Woodruff limited to two innings (37 pitches) following a two-month absence, Gonzalez followed him with three scoreless frames (53 pitches). The Brewers have indicated that Woodruff will add around 15-to-20 pitches to his count in his final two turns through the rotation during the regular season, so expect the division of labor between him and Gonzalez to be more even during Sunday's contest.

September 18, 2019 03:40 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Excels in piggyback role
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez scattered two hits and a walk over three scoreless innings in relief and struck out four Tuesday in the Brewers' 3-1 win over the Padres.

Brandon Woodruff's return from the injured list resulted in Gonzalez losing his starting role, but the lefty ended up handling the larger workload of the two while manager Craig Counsell deployed the duo as a piggyback tandem. The piggyback arrangement won't necessarily be in place when Woodruff's next turn comes up, but Gonzalez should have ample opportunity to eat innings behind any of the team's rotation members. No Brewers pitcher has covered more than 6.1 innings in any game since Jordan Lyles tossed seven frames Aug. 11.

September 16, 2019 06:12 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Shifts to piggyback role
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez will follow Brandon Woodruff (oblique) on Tuesday against the Padres, Todd Rosiak of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.

Woodruff is ready to return from an oblique injury, though he hasn't yet built up to a full starter's workload. He'll bump Gonzalez from the rotation, but the veteran should still be expecting to throw multiple innings Tuesday. It's unclear if he'll be shifted to a typical bullpen role following Tuesday's contest.

September 13, 2019 12:16 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Yields two runs in four frames
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez allowed two runs on seven hits with zero walks and three strikeouts across four innings during a no-decision against the Marlins on Thursday.

The veteran southpaw has allowed three runs in his last 12 innings, but that covers a span of three outings, as Gonzalez hasn't pitched deep into games recently. Gonzalez has limited his value by not working long enough to even qualify for wins. He is 2-2 with a 4.01 ERA, 1.35 WHIP and 66 strikeouts in 76.1 innings this season. Gonzalez will pitch next against the Padres at home Tuesday.

September 8, 2019 06:08 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Provides five strong innings
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez gave up one run on two hits and two walks across five innings during Saturday's 3-2 win over the Cubs. He struck out three and did not factor in the decision.

Gonzalez issued four walks in each of his past four starts, but he illustrated better command Saturday while giving up only one hard-hit ball, a solo homer to Addison Russell. The veteran left-hander has a 3.98 ERA, 1.33 WHIP and 63:34 K:BB over 72.1 innings and lines up to pitch at Miami on Thursday.

September 2, 2019 05:28 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Struggles with control
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez allowed no hits and four walks while striking out two through three scoreless innings in a no-decision against the Cubs on Sunday.

Gonzalez didn't allow a run, but he wasn't efficient, throwing only 22 of his 56 pitches for strikes. Gonzalez only threw one first-pitch strike to the 13 batters he faced. The left-hander has a 4.14 ERA with 60 strikeouts and a 4.41 FIP through 14 starts this season. Gonzalez is scheduled to make his next start Saturday against the Cubs at Miller Park.

August 26, 2019 11:08 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Drilled for nine runs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez (2-2) allowed nine runs (seven earned) on nine hits and four walks over five innings Monday, striking out five batters and taking the loss against St. Louis.

After giving up just one run in five innings against the Cardinals in his last outing, Gonzalez got absolutely shelled in this one. He coughed up two runs in the first inning before giving up a massive six-run second. For good measure, Yadier Molina took him deep in the fourth. Gonzalez will put his 4.34 ERA on the line against the Cubs in Chicago on Sunday.

August 22, 2019 11:32 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Fans six in no-decision
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez didn't factor into the decision in Tuesday's 9-4 loss to the Cardinals, giving up one run on three hits and four walks over five innings while striking out six.

The veteran southpaw wasn't exactly sharp, tossing only 47 of 92 pitches for strikes. However, aside from a Harrison Bader triple, he didn't allow any loud contact and kept the Brewers in the game. Gonzalez will take a 3.64 ERA and 53:24 K:BB through 59.1 innings into his next start Monday -- a rematch with the Cards back in Miller Park.

August 15, 2019 02:20 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Surrenders five earned runs
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez allowed five earned runs on five hits and four walks while striking out five across 3.2 innings Wednesday against the Twins. He did not factor into the decision.

There was little positive to take away from Gonzalez's stat line, as he allowed three solo home runs and also struggled mightily with his control. While this was his shortest outing of the season, Gonzalez has struggled to pitch deep into games since returning from the injured list on July 20, logging 4.1 or fewer innings in three of his five starts. However, his 3.81 ERA and 1.25 WHIP across 54.1 innings this season remain respectable, and he'll look to bounce back in his next outing Monday at St. Louis.

August 10, 2019 08:32 AM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Stingy in no-decision
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez didn't factor into the decision in Friday's 6-5 win over the Rangers, allowing one run on two hits and three walks over five innings while striking out two.

The veteran southpaw wasn't dominant, but aside from a solo shot by Hunter Pence, Gonzalez didn't give up any hard contact and exited the game in line for his third win of the year. He'll carry a 3.20 ERA and 42:16 K:BB through 50.2 innings into his next start Wednesday, at home against the Twins.

August 4, 2019 08:52 AM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Strikes out four in return from IL
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez (shoulder) didn't factor into the decision in Saturday's 4-1 loss to the Cubs, allowing one run on five hits and one walk over 4.1 innings while striking out four.

The veteran lefty returned from the injured list and only permitted a second-inning run on a Javier Baez triple and a wild pitch. He was removed after 71 pitches (43 strikes). He'll take a 3.35 ERA and 40:13 K:BB over 45.2 innings into his next start Friday at home against the Rangers.

August 1, 2019 02:32 PM
Brewers' Gio Gonzalez: Cleared to start Saturday
by RotoWire Staff | RotoWire

Gonzalez (shoulder) will start Saturday against the Cubs, Adam McCalvy of MLB.com reports.

Gonzalez threw a bullpen session with no issues Thursday, clearing the way for him to make his next start on schedule. The southpaw delivered a quality start against the Cubs his last time out, allowing two runs on three hits and a walk while striking out nine in 6.1 innings.

Situational Stats
SituationIPWLERASVBBSO
vs LHB 20.100 0.890716
vs RHB 67.000 4.3003062
Last 7 Games
  OPP W L SV IP H ER BB Ks
8/26STL0105.09745
9/1@CHC0003.00042
9/7CHC0005.02123
9/12@MIA0004.07203
9/17SD0003.02014
9/22PIT1003.11003
9/28@COL0004.24025
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Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2008OAK14 7.681070000 34.0323429932534
2009OAK67 5.7520170000 98.2113686314156109
2010OAK159 3.2333331000 200.2171757215492171
2011OAK1612 3.1232320000 202.0175817017891197
2012WAS218 2.8932322100 199.114969649576207
2013WAS118 3.3632321100 195.2169797317276192
2014WAS1010 3.5727270000 158.2134666310356162
2015WAS118 3.7931310000 175.218179748469169
2016WAS1111 4.5732320000 177.1179989019959171
2017WAS159 2.9632320000 201.0158696621779188
2018WAS-MIL1011 4.2132320000 171.0167848017280148
2019MIL32 3.5019170000 87.1763634903778
2020CHW00 ---0000000.00000000
Total 13099 3.6833232442001901.11704838778165487961826
Batting Stats
YearTeamGABRHHRRBIBBSOSBCSOBPSLGAVG
2008OAK10000000000 --- --- ---
2009OAK20000000000 --- --- ---
2010OAK33400000300 .000 .000 .000
2011OAK32300000100 .000 .000 .000
2012WAS3264261412500 .106 .156 .094
2013WAS3256251111600 .121 .161 .089
2014WAS2746341202600 .087 .174 .087
2015WAS3143140211800 .152 .116 .093
2016WAS3252170202400 .148 .173 .135
2017WAS3266360542900 .143 .091 .091
2018WAS-MIL3251340113100 .096 .098 .078
2019MIL1925110011700 .077 .040 .040
Total 3324101637317919000 .118 .129 .090
Fielding Stats
YearTeamPosnGGSTCPOAEDPFLD%
2008OAKP107615011.000
2009OAKP20171611411 .938
2010OAKP33334173310 .976
2011OAKP323234102313 .971
2012WASP323234102221 .941
2013WASP32322361611 .957
2014WASP27272661911 .962
2015WASP313141932011.000
2016WASP323240132610 .975
2017WASP323229623011.000
2018WAS-MILP32322842311 .964
2019MILP19171851210 .944
Total  332324336782481011 .970
More Pitching Stats
YearTeamIBBGOAOGO/AOSBCSPKBKWPAVGPAMB9SLGRPF
2008OAK13831 1.2602201 .242163 15.9 .5380
2009OAK29482 1.2742202 .288455 15.5 .4710
2010OAK1228185 1.33123214 .229851 12.0 .3290
2011OAK1209184 1.23194216 .230864 12.2 .3360
2012WAS3214171 1.301210110 .206822 10.4 .2990
2013WAS1192187 1.10115314 .231819 11.4 .3630
2014WAS0155143 1.1586302 .230653 10.9 .3480
2015WAS3202133 1.6487204 .269758 13.0 .3740
2016WAS2194153 1.38114107 .262765 12.5 .4040
2017WAS5208187 1.20145007 .216827 10.9 .3450
2018WAS-MIL2182167 1.1656105 .256746 13.1 .3990
2019MIL09778 1.3372105 .234366 11.6 .3970
2020CHW000 ---00000 ---0 --- ---0
Total 2120131701 1.271114719457 .2398089 12.1 .3660
Postseason Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVSVOINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2012WAS00 4.50220000 10.0655001110
2014WAS00 0.00110000 4.04200011
2016WAS00 6.23110000 4.14331014
2017WAS00 6.75220000 8.066620611
2018MIL00 6.00220000 3.03221121
Total 00 4.91880000 29.1231816412127
Minor League Pitching Stats
YearTeamWLERAGGSCGSHOSVINNHRERHRHBPBBSO
2004 A-Kannapolis11 3.0366000 32.2301311101327
2004 R-Bristol12 2.2576000 24.0178600836
2005 A-Winston-Sal83 3.561313000 73.1613329512579
2005 A-Kannapolis53 1.871110000 57.2361612322284
2006 AA-Reading712 4.662727000154.2140888024881166
2007 AA-Birmingham97 3.182727000150.0116575310257185
2008AAA-Sacramento87 4.242322100123.0106655812261128
2009AAA-Sacramento41 2.511212000 61.0422117533471
2014AFA-Potomac Nationals00 10.5722000 7.29991189
 
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Player Info

Height/Weight:
6-0/195
Birthdate:
9/19/1985
Age:
34
Hometown:
Hialeah, FL
Bats/Throws:
R/L
Team:
Chicago White Sox
College:

MLB Experience:
12