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Chi Chi Gonzalez

25-Year-Old Pitcher – Texas Rangers

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Just a season removed from making 10 starts in his first taste of the major league level, Gonzalez took a major step backward in 2016. The 2013 first-round draft pick was unable to claim the Rangers f...

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STATUS:  60-Day DL     INJURY TYPE:  Elbow     EST. RETURN:  9/1/2018
LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: NO   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 3"   WT: 210   DOB: 1/15/1992
DRAFTED: 1st Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Signed with the Rangers in June of 2013.

August 4, 2017  –  Chi Chi Gonzalez News

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Gonzalez (elbow) is rehabbing in Arlington after undergoing Tommy John surgery last month, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Chi Chi Gonzalez Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS SH IP H ER HR K BB W L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
2013 21 A SPO 5 9 0 23.2 30 12 1 20 7 0 4 0 0 0 4.56 1.59
2013 21 A MYR 5 5 0 19.0 15 6 1 15 9 0 0 0 0 0 2.84 1.26
2014 22 A MYR 11 11 0 65.1 56 19 3 49 16 5 2 0 0 0 2.62 1.11
2014 22 AA FRI 15 14 0 73.1 67 22 3 64 25 7 4 0 0 0 2.70 1.26
2015 23 AAA ROU 16 16 0 88.1 95 35 3 56 31 8 7 0 0 0 3.57 1.43
2015 23 MAJ TEX 14 10 1 67.0 49 29 6 30 32 4 6 0 0 0 3.90 1.21
2016 24 AAA ROU 25 24 0 138.0 154 72 8 91 44 8 10 0 0 0 4.70 1.43
2016 24 MAJ TEX 3 3 0 10.3 21 10 1 7 9 0 2 0 0 0 8.71 2.90
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3-Year Averages     8 6 0 38.7 35 19 3 18 20 2 4 0 0 0 4.42 1.42
Career  (View All)     17 13 1 77.3 70 39 7 37 41 4 8 0 4.54 1.44

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Chi Chi Gonzalez Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP IP H R ER HR BB K HBP WP CG W-L SV BS HLD ERA WHIP
Last 14 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 30 Games (Team)
0 Games Pitched:  Avg. 0.0 IP/G
0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00
Last 60 Games (Team)
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0.0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0-0 0 0 0 0.00 0.00

Chi Chi Gonzalez Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
2016404514000.412
2015130131428501.246

Vs. Right

Year Batters K BB H 2B 3B HR BAA
201622347201.389
2015150171821615.164

Home

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20164.70105517.713.00
201535.7230171634.791.23

Away

Year IP W L SV K BB HR ERA WHIP
20165.70102409.532.82
201531.3230131632.871.18
Chi Chi Gonzalez vs. Today's Pitcher Stats

Chi Chi Gonzalez Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G GS IP K/9 BB/9 K/BB HR/9 GB/FB Ratio Strand % Fastball ERA FIP BABIP
2013 21 A SPO 5 9 23.2 7.76 2.72 2.86 0.39 69.4% 4.56 3.07 .390
2013 21 A MYR 5 5 19.0 7.11 4.26 1.67 0.47 78.3% 2.84 3.73 .266
2014 22 A MYR 11 11 65.1 6.77 2.21 3.06 0.41 76.8% 2.62 3.31 .283
2014 22 AA FRI 15 14 73.1 7.88 3.08 2.56 0.37 78.7% 2.70 3.17 .310
2015 23 AAA ROU 16 16 88.1 5.72 3.17 1.81 0.31 74% 3.57 3.56 .323
2015 23 MAJ TEX 14 10 67.0 4.03 4.30 0.94 0.81 1.58 69.3% 91.4 MPH 3.90 5.04 .213
2016 24 AAA ROU 25 24 138.0 5.93 2.87 2.07 0.52 66.3% 4.70 3.68 .329
2016 24 MAJ TEX 3 3 10.3 6.10 7.84 0.78 0.87 1.50 69% 91.5 MPH 8.71 5.72 .475
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3-Year Averages     8 6 38.7 4.19 4.66 0.90 0.70 69.2% 4.42 4.83 .260
Career     17 13 77.3 4.31 4.77 0.90 0.81 69.2% 4.54 5.06 .258

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Chi Chi Gonzalez Defensive Stats

Year Pos Inn PMFinal (?) EXP Tot (?) PM (?) AirPM (?) EPM (?) InnHome (?) PMH (?) InnLHP (?) PMLHP (?) LEFT (?) MID (?) RGHT (?)
2015 P 67 2 9 2 0 36 1 0 0
2016 P 10.3 -1 2 -1 0 5 -1 0 0
Year Pos SHAL (?) MED (?) DEEP (?) CERS (?) SBRS (?) PSBRS (?) BRS (?) GDPRS (?) OFARS (?) GFPDMERS (?) PMRS (?) SZRS (?) TRS (?)
2015 P 0 0 0 0 2 0 2
2016 P 0 0 0 0 -1 0 -1

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

Gonzalez (elbow) will undergo Tommy John surgery next week after experiencing a setback in his recovery, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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An MRI on Gonzalez's right elbow showed good signs of healing, Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Gonzalez will have have an MRI taken on his injured elbow Thursday, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Gonzalez (elbow) was placed on the 60-day DL on Saturday, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Gonzalez (elbow) will receive a platelet-rich plasma injection on Wednesday after a second MRI confirmed a partial UCL tear, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Gonzalez (elbow) will seek a second opinion before making a final decision on his rehab plan, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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Gonzalez has a partially torn UCL and will be shut down for the next six weeks, Stefan Stevenson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports.

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2017

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2016

At first glance it looks like a stone-cold fluke that Gonzalez was able to muster a 3.90 ERA and 1.21 WHIP despite more walks than strikeouts. Both his walk and strikeout rate were terrible, however that didnít stop him from posting passable results in 67 innings. His .206 BABIP was a big reason for that, and while it would never sustain over a full season, he does deserve some credit. His sinker and slider kept hitters off balance and combined for a .146 average ó eighth-best among 139 pitchers who threw 300 combined sinkers and sliders. Those pitches were tough to square up, leading to a lot of weak contact (he managed just a 17 percent K rate with them), 114th among those same 139 pitchers. The strikeouts have to improve for fantasy viability, but Gonzalez was a heralded prospect so it is too early to write him off.

2015

Gonzalez is the most advanced starting pitcher in the minors who has yet to reach Triple-A. He does not have the upside of a No. 1 or No. 2 starter, but he could be a very good third starter on a contending team in the near future. His strong four-pitch arsenal sets him apart, highlighted by a low-to-mid 90s fastball and a slider that are already big-league caliber pitches, and a curveball with the potential to be a third plus offering. In his age-22 season, Gonzalez posted a 2.62 ERA in 65.1 innings at High-A Myrtle Beach and a 2.70 ERA in 73.1 innings at Double-A Frisco. Over those two stops, he managed just 113 strikeouts in 138.2 innings, demonstrating his limitations in that department, but preventing runs should not be a problem for the 6-foot-2 righty. Given the Rangersí lack of quality starting pitching depth, Gonzalez is a good candidate to join the rotation after a couple months at Triple-A Round Rock.