Adrian gonzalez

Kirk Minihane
January 19, 2011 - 12:16 pm
According to Buster Olney of ESPN, Red Sox first baseman Adrian Gonzalez played catch on Monday, the first time he has tossed a baseball since the labrum surgery on his right shoulder was performed on October 20. Gonzalez -- who played catch with his brother, former Padres' second baseman EdgarÂ...
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December 30, 2010 - 8:29 am
What can be said in 140 characters? Well, apparently enough to cause a shift in how the media, professional athletes and sports organizations go about their everyday business. (For those counting, these last two sentences accounted for 147 characters without spaces.) Twitter, the social media site...
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December 28, 2010 - 3:08 am
For the final 10 days of 2010, will count down the top 10 stories of the year. In what was a memorable 12 months for all four of Boston's major professional teams, there was a plethora of compelling storylines. The countdown continues with No. 4: The Red Sox ' signings of free agents...
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November 04, 2010 - 6:04 pm
John Boggs , the agent for Padres first baseman Adrian Gonzalez , told The Associated Press that it is "pretty much a fait accompli" that his client will test the free agent market following the 2011 season. Earlier in the week, the Padres exercised a $6.2 million option on Gonzalez for the 2011...
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November 03, 2010 - 10:05 pm
According to Jon Heyman of , free agent outfielder Jayson Werth rejected a contract offer from the Phillies this summer along the lines of the four-year, $66 million deal that Jason Bay signed with the Mets as a free agent last offseason. Heyman suggested that Bay will be seeking a deal more...
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November 03, 2010 - 4:22 am
The Padres picked up All-Star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez ' option for the 2011 season. Gonzalez is entering his eighth season and will make $5.5 million, with a possible $300,000 bonus if he makes another All-Star Game appearance. The slugger finished 2010 with 31 homers and 101 RBIs, the fourth...
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July 28, 2009 - 1:29 pm
According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post , one AL official said he thinks the Sox "will step up" for San Diego Padres first baseman Adrian Gonzalez . The official said he sees Gonzalez being a good fit offensively ("a lefty with power and patience"), defensively ("he is a strong glove at...
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August 18, 2008 - 2:31 am
So just who was taken ahead of Jason Bay in the 2000 draft? As mentioned in today's story , Bay's availability in the 22nd round that year wasn't the result of some absurd demands for piles of cash. He ended up signing for just $1,000. The development is made all the more remarkable by the...
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