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Adrian Gonzalez

32-Year-Old First Baseman – Los Angeles Dodgers

2014 Stats

AVG

.262

HR

15

RBI

70

R

53

SB

1

2014 Preseason Projections

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2014 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

The Dodgers' most consistent player, Gonzalez batted .293/.342/.461 with 22 home runs in 2013. He also reached the 100-RBI mark for the sixth time in seven seasons (99 RBI in the other campaign). In h...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: L   THROWS: L   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 225   DOB: 5/8/1982   BORN: San Diego, CA   COLLEGE: None   DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Adrian Gonzalez Contract Information:

Agreed to a seven-year, $154 million contract extension with the Dodgers in April 2011.

July 30, 2014  –  Adrian Gonzalez News

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Adrian Gonzalez Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2004 22 AAA OKL 123 508 457 61 139 43 28 3 12 88 1 1 39 73 2 4 6 .304 .364 .457 .821
2005 23 AAA OKL 84 368 328 61 111 36 17 1 18 65 0 1 32 44 0 4 4 .338 .399 .561 .960
2005 23 MAJ TEX 43 162 150 17 34 14 7 1 6 17 0 0 10 37 0 2 0 .227 .272 .407 .678
2006 24 MAJ SDG 156 631 570 83 173 63 38 1 24 82 0 1 52 113 1 5 3 .304 .362 .500 .862
2007 25 MAJ SDG 161 720 646 101 182 79 46 3 30 100 0 0 65 140 0 6 3 .282 .347 .502 .849
2008 26 MAJ SDG 162 700 616 103 172 69 32 1 36 119 0 0 74 142 0 3 7 .279 .361 .510 .871
2009 27 MAJ SDG 160 681 552 90 153 69 27 2 40 99 1 1 119 109 1 4 5 .277 .407 .551 .958
2010 28 MAJ SDG 160 692 591 87 176 64 33 0 31 101 0 0 93 114 2 4 2 .298 .393 .511 .904
2011 29 MAJ BOS 159 715 630 108 213 75 45 3 27 117 1 0 74 119 0 5 6 .338 .410 .548 .958
2012 30 MAJ BOS 123 527 484 63 145 52 37 0 15 86 0 0 31 81 0 7 5 .300 .343 .469 .812
2012 30 MAJ LAD 36 157 145 12 43 14 10 1 3 22 2 0 11 29 0 1 0 .297 .344 .441 .785
2012  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ BOS/LAD 159 684 629 75 188 66 47 1 18 108 2 0 42 110 0 8 5 .299 .344 .463 .806
2013 31 MAJ LAD 157 641 583 69 171 54 32 0 22 100 1 0 47 98 0 10 1 .293 .342 .461 .803
2014 32 MAJ LAD 105 445 397 53 104 42 27 0 15 70 1 1 39 76 0 8 1 .262 .324 .443 .767
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3-Year Averages     158 679 614 84 190 64 41 1 22 108 1 0 54 109 0 7 4 .309 .365 .487 .852
Career  (View All)     1438 6,115 5,406 793 1,576 599 337 12 250 920 6 3 617 1,064 4 55 33 .292 .364 .497 .861

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Adrian Gonzalez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Jul. 30 Atl 5 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .262 .324 .443 .767
Jul. 29 Atl 5 2 3 2 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .265 .327 .449 .776
Jul. 27 @SF 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .261 .324 .442 .766
Jul. 26 @SF 5 1 3 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .264 .327 .446 .773
Jul. 25 @SF 4 1 2 0 0 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .259 .324 .439 .763
Jul. 23 @Pit 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .321 .439 .760
Jul. 22 @Pit 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .259 .321 .442 .763
Jul. 21 @Pit 3 1 3 2 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .320 .433 .753
Jul. 20 @StL 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .312 .423 .735
Jul. 19 @StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .313 .426 .739
Jul. 18 @StL 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .314 .428 .742
Jul. 13 SD 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 1 .250 .312 .429 .741
Jul. 12 SD 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .315 .434 .749
Jul. 11 SD 3 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 .250 .313 .430 .743
Jul. 10 SD 3 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 .252 .315 .434 .749
Jul. 9 @Det 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .316 .435 .751
Jul. 8 @Det 3 1 1 1 0 0 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .319 .440 .759
Jul. 6 @Col 5 1 1 0 0 0 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .254 .319 .438 .757
Jul. 5 @Col 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .255 .321 .442 .763
Jul. 4 @Col 6 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .258 .322 .447 .769
Jul. 3 @Col 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .322 .449 .771
Jul. 2 Cle 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .323 .452 .775
Jul. 1 Cle 3 1 1 0 0 1 2 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 .257 .324 .453 .777
Jun. 30 Cle 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .256 .322 .445 .767
Jun. 29 StL 4 2 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .253 .320 .441 .761
Jun. 28 StL 5 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .250 .318 .440 .758
Jun. 27 StL 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .319 .444 .763
Jun. 26 StL 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .251 .320 .447 .767
Jun. 25 @KC 4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 .253 .323 .451 .774
Jun. 24 @KC 3 1 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 .254 .325 .454 .779
Last 7 Days 30 5 10 4 0 1 8 2 5 0 0 0 1 0 .333 .364 .567 .931
Last 14 Days 56 7 18 7 0 1 11 6 10 0 0 0 4 1 .321 .364 .500 .864
Last 30 Days 116 14 33 9 0 2 24 9 20 0 1 0 4 1 .284 .326 .414 .740

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Adrian Gonzalez: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2014 104 1
2013 151 1
2012 151 18 18 1
2011 156 2 2 2
2010 159 1
2009 156 2

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Adrian Gonzalez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201410971180.174.239.478
2013183184391.273.432.747
2012230236461.322.491.846

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20142884614521.295.521.876
20134005118610.303.475.829
20123995212621.286.446.783

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014180266250.256.422.734
20132902511571.303.483.835
2012344429571.317.491.847

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2014217279451.267.461.794
20132934411430.283.440.772
2012285339511.277.428.757
Adrian Gonzalez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2004 22 AAA OKL 508 457 7.7% 14.4% 0.53 84% .341 .153
2005 23 AAA OKL 368 328 8.7% 12% 0.73 87% .350 .223
2005 23 MAJ TEX 162 150 6.2% 22.8% 0.27 75% .262 .180
2006 24 MAJ SDG 631 570 8.2% 17.9% 0.46 80% .344 .196
2007 25 MAJ SDG 720 646 9% 19.4% 0.46 78% .319 .220
2008 26 MAJ SDG 700 616 10.6% 20.3% 0.52 77% .311 .231
2009 27 MAJ SDG 681 552 17.5% 16% 1.09 80% .280 .274
2010 28 MAJ SDG 692 591 13.4% 16.5% 0.82 81% .325 .213
2011 29 MAJ BOS 715 630 10.3% 16.6% 0.62 81% .384 .210
2012 30 MAJ BOS 527 484 5.9% 15.4% 0.38 83% .335 .169
2012 30 MAJ LAD 157 145 7% 18.5% 0.38 80% .354 .144
2012  (Multiple Teams) 30 MAJ BOS/LAD 684 629 6.1% 16.1% 0.38 83% .339 .164
2013 31 MAJ LAD 641 583 7.3% 15.3% 0.48 83% .322 .168
2014 32 MAJ LAD 445 397 8.8% 17.1% 0.51 81% .291 .181
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3-Year Averages     679 614 8% 16.1% 0.50 82% .348 .178
Career     6,115 5,406 10.1% 17.4% 0.58 80% .324 .205

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2014 Stat Review for Adrian Gonzalez    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2013 (min 400 PA)

Contact

Good contact skills often lead to better fantasy stats.

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.262 AVG
WEAK
81% Contact Rate
GOOD
.291 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.443 SLG
GOOD
.181 ISO
GOOD
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.51 BB/K
GOOD
8.8% BB Rate
GOOD
17.1% K Rate
AVERAGE
OPS/OBP

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.767 OPS
GOOD
.324 OBP
WEAK

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Adrian Gonzalez: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gonzalez went 3-for-5 with two doubles, one RBI and a run scored in Saturday's 5-0 victory over the Giants.

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Gonzalez went 2-for-4 with a run and two RBI against the Giants on Friday.

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Gonzalez got it done offensively again Tuesday, going 2-for-4 with his 15th homer of the year and three RBI in a loss to the Pirates.

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Gonzalez was productive Monday night, going 3-for-3 with an RBI.

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Gonzalez was 2-for-4 with a run scored in the Dodgers' 1-0 walkoff win over San Diego on Saturday night.

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Gonzalez (neck) is back in the lineup Thursday against the Rockies.

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Manager Don Mattingly said Gonzalez was held out of Wednesday's lineup vs. the Indians due to a sore neck, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Gonzalez is not in the lineup Wednesday against the Indians, Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times reports.

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Gonzalez went 1-for-3 with a two-run home run, a walk, one run scored, and two RBI in Tuesday’s loss to the Indians.

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Gonzalez finished Monday's loss to the Royals with two hits, including a solo home run off of closer Greg Holland.

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Gonzalez went 2-for-4 with two RBI and a run on Wednesday.

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Gonzalez is out of the lineup Monday against the Rockies.

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Gonzalez went 2-for-5 on Tuesday to break out of an 0-for-20 slump.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2014

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2013

The Dodgers haven't had average production out of first base since the days of Eric Karros, and while they certainly have that now with Gonzalez, there are some questions as to how much power we'll see going forward. A .299/.344/.463 line is solid enough, but after averaging 34 homers from 2007-2010 in Petco Park, he's dropped off to 27 and 18 the past two seasons. His walk rate has also plummeted, as pitchers seem to be gaining confidence that he's no longer a huge threat at the plate. He'll hit in the middle of what should be a great Dodgers lineup, so the 100-RBI mark is likely to be surpassed, but we just can't count on 30-plus homers these days.

2012

Statistically, 2011 was the best of Gonzalez's career, as he posted career-highs in hits, runs, batting average, on-base percentage and slugging percentage. There was a sense he'd hit more homers in the move to Boston, but there's little else to complain about. He had a couple of nagging injuries, but was in the starting lineup 159 times and has missed just seven games in the past three seasons. Gonzalez is locked in as Boston's starting first baseman after signing a seven-year extension with the club early in the 2011 season.

2011

Gonzalez once again had a great season as a member of the Padres. He stayed healthy, hit 30 homers for the fourth straight season, hit for a good average (.298), and was an on-base machine. He had better numbers on the road (.315/.402/.578) than at home (.279/.383/.438), but that's understandable considering Petco Park. In the offseason, he was finally traded to Boston. The improved park and lineup should boost his stats and finally show the world what he's capable of achieving. Few first basemen will have as much upside as Gonzalez heading into 2011.

2010

Should Gonzalez be traded, he would immediately become the second-best first baseman in fantasy. On the road last year, he hit .306/.402/.643, and he's had big home/road splits due to playing in Petco Park for four years running. In Fenway Park, in a lineup where he bats with runners on a lot, he'd have production numbers like Ryan Howard. Until then, he'll just have to be a great player whose fantasy value is less than it should be.

2009

Gonzalez, who has only missed one game over the past two seasons combined is as productive as he is reliable, setting a career high in homers and RBI during the 2008 campaign. But beware, his HR/FB rate was extremely lofty and is likely to regress, making it difficult for him to match his 2008 total of 36 bombs. That said, he is now in the class of sluggers that can be counted on for 30 homers and 100 RBI. His only fault is a high strikeout rate, which tempers his batting average a bit, so he will need a little good fortune to hit better than .280.

2008

Gonzalez reached some nice round numbers in 2007: 30 homers and 100 RBI. He also hit .282, a departure from his .304 mark in 2006 but still a strong offensive season in one of the majors' most pitcher-friendly home ballparks. Gonzalez increased his doubles total from 38 to 46 in 2007 and is a well-balanced young hitter who can drive the ball to all fields. Think of Gonzalez like a sea-level Todd Helton, circa 2003. At 25 years old, he should be entering his prime as San Diego's starting first baseman.

2007

Gonzalez cemented his status as a cornerstone of the Padres' future plans with a huge 2006 season, his first full major league campaign. He's a good all-around hitter who will split the gaps and also hit the ball over the fence. Expect Gonzalez to anchor the middle of the Padres' lineup for years to come.

2006

The power started to come in 2005, which was Gonzalez's only real weakness before. He was blocked in Texas by Mark Teixeira and Phil Nevin, so he could now win a starting job at first base with the Padres after coming over in the Adam Eaton trade. While playing in a pitcher's park won't help, he could surprise if he wins regular playing time.

2005

Gonzalez is still not showing a great deal of power, but he's still young for his level. Mark Teixeira is considered the long-term solution at first base in Texas now, so Gonzalez may be dangled as trade bait.

2004

Gonzalez tanked during his first exposure to Triple-A, and then was dealt to Texas in the Ugie Urbina swap. He didn't hit particularly well at Double-A following the trade either, but he flashed decent power and a good eye during the Arizona Fall League. A strong spring could land him with a job in Arlington, especially since Rafael Palmeiro left for Baltimore.

2003

Jason Stokes got all the ink in 2002, but all Gonzalez did was hit .266/.344/.437 with 96 RBI as the youngest everyday player in the Double-A Eastern League. That's two levels higher than Stokes, and Gonzalez is three and a half months younger. There's nobody in the pipeline between Gonzalez and Derrek Lee, so the Marlins will probably let him try Triple-A in 2003 and see how he does. If he looks ready, and if Florida is out of the playoff hunt and decides it needs to cut payroll again, he could be the starting 1B by the end of the year.