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Gio González
ERA W-L K
2.68 15-7 179
Team: WashingtonHt / Wt: 6-0 / 207 NFBC ADP: 285.54
Position: SPBorn: 9/19/1985 Birthplace: Hialeah, Florida
Bats/Throws: R/L Draft: Supplemental Round by White Sox (2004)


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Sep. 1 11:30 PM PT12:30 AM MT1:30 AM CT2:30 AM ET2:30 ET6:30 GMT14:30 11:30 PM MST1:30 AM EST2:00 AM VEN10:30 UAE1:30 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez fell to 13-6, allowing five runs on eight hits and three walks in 6.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals lost to the Milwaukee Brewers 6-3 on Thursday. Gonzalez struck out seven, ending the game with a 2.58 ERA and 1.14 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez may have been due for a clunker after posting a spectacular 0.79 ERA while winning each of his five previous starts. He's still been among the most consistent pitchers in baseball this season, and gets a potentially good next spot Tuesday in Miami. In his last visit to Marlins Park, the left-hander took a no-hitter into the ninth inning in a 1-0 Washington win on July 31.
Aug. 26 5:38 PM PT6:38 PM MT7:38 PM CT8:38 PM ET20:38 ET0:38 GMT8:38 5:38 PM MST7:38 PM EST8:08 PM VEN4:38 UAE (+1)7:38 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 13-5, allowing two runs on six hits and one walk in 6.2 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the New York Mets 9-4 on Saturday. Gonzalez struck out two, ending the game with a 2.40 ERA and 1.11 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: The steady lefty won his fifth straight start and recorded a sixth consecutive quality start. Gonzalez has had only one shaky outing since mid-June as he's aided many a fantasy roster by compiling an 8-4 record, a 1.91 ERA and a 0.91 WHIP over his last 14 assignments.
Aug. 21 8:29 AM PT9:29 AM MT10:29 AM CT11:29 AM ET11:29 ET15:29 GMT23:29 8:29 AM MST10:29 AM EST10:59 AM VEN19:29 UAE10:29 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 12-5, allowing one run - zero earned - on five hits and one walk in 6.2 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the San Diego Padres 4-1 on Sunday. Gonzalez struck out eight, ending the game with a 2.39 ERA and 1.12 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez's fantastic season continues. He's won four straight starts while sporting a 0.33 ERA and holding opponents to a .156 average.
Aug. 15 7:04 PM PT8:04 PM MT9:04 PM CT10:04 PM ET22:04 ET2:04 GMT10:04 7:04 PM MST9:04 PM EST9:34 PM VEN6:04 UAE (+1)9:04 PM CT-Gonzalez improved to 11-5, allowing two hits and three walks over 6.0 scoreless innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Los Angeles Angels 3-1 on Tuesday. Gonzalez struck out four, ending the game with a 2.49 ERA and 1.13 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: He's 3-0 with an 0.96 ERA in his last four starts.
Aug. 10 7:37 AM PT8:37 AM MT9:37 AM CT10:37 AM ET10:37 ET14:37 GMT22:37 7:37 AM MST9:37 AM EST10:07 AM VEN18:37 UAE9:37 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 10-5, allowing one run on seven hits in 7.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Miami Marlins 10-1 on Wednesday. Gonzalez struck out six, ending the game with a 2.59 ERA and 1.14 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez has been excellent this season, and he's posting a 2.22 ERA over his last 12 starts while holding opponents to a .178 average.
Aug. 4 11:28 AM PT12:28 PM MT1:28 PM CT2:28 PM ET14:28 ET18:28 GMT2:28 11:28 AM MST1:28 PM EST1:58 PM VEN22:28 UAE1:28 PM CT-Gonzalez (paternity list) has been activated and is scheduled to make his next start Wednesday against the Marlins.
Analysis: Gonzalez had his bid for the Nationals' fourth no-hitter in four years end when Dee Gordon laced a clean single to center to lead off the bottom of the ninth in his last outing July 31 in Miami.
July 31 6:33 PM PT7:33 PM MT8:33 PM CT9:33 PM ET21:33 ET1:33 GMT9:33 6:33 PM MST8:33 PM EST9:03 PM VEN5:33 UAE (+1)8:33 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 9-5, allowing one hit and three walks over 8.0 scoreless innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Miami Marlins 1-0 on Monday. Gonzalez struck out five, ending the game with a 2.66 ERA and 1.15 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez had his bid for the Nationals' fourth no-hitter in four years end when Dee Gordon laced a clean single to center to lead off the bottom of the ninth. The Miami-area native still was able to pick up just his second win over his last seven assignments, though he's posted a 2.06 ERA and six quality starts during that period. He's slated to face the Marlins again in a week, this time at Nationals Park.
July 26 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET22:33 ET2:33 GMT10:33 7:33 PM MST9:33 PM EST10:03 PM VEN6:33 UAE (+1)9:33 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs on five hits and one walk in 7.0 innings as the Washington Nationals defeated the Milwaukee Brewers 8-5 on Wednesday. Gonzalez struck out eight, ending the game with a 2.81 ERA and 1.18 WHIP on the season.
July 20 8:59 AM PT9:59 AM MT10:59 AM CT11:59 AM ET11:59 ET15:59 GMT23:59 8:59 AM MST10:59 AM EST11:29 AM VEN19:59 UAE10:59 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez fell to 8-5, allowing four runs on five hits and three walks in 5.2 innings, as the Washington Nationals lost to the Los Angeles Angels 7-0 on Wednesday. Gonzalez struck out three, ending the game with a 2.83 ERA and 1.20 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: This was Gonzalez's worst outing in two months, ending a stretch of nine straight quality starts. Things might not get much better Wednesday against Milwaukee. He's 0-3 with an 8.31 ERA in his last four starts versus the Brewers.
July 14 7:33 PM PT8:33 PM MT9:33 PM CT10:33 PM ET22:33 ET2:33 GMT10:33 7:33 PM MST9:33 PM EST10:03 PM VEN6:33 UAE (+1)9:33 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 8-4, allowing four hits and two walks over 8.1 scoreless innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Cincinnati Reds 5-0 on Friday. Gonzalez struck out six, ending the game with a 2.66 ERA and 1.19 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez had lost his previous three starts despite allowing a total of five runs. The left-hander has a 1.65 ERA in his past four outings.
July 7 11:06 PM PT12:06 AM MT1:06 AM CT2:06 AM ET2:06 ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST1:36 AM VEN10:06 UAE1:06 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez fell to 7-4, allowing three runs on seven hits and two walks in 6.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 5-2 on Thursday. Gonzalez struck out six, ending the game with a 2.86 ERA and 1.23 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez lost his third straight start. He had lost his two previous starts despite allowing just one run and two hits in each.
July 2 9:26 AM PT10:26 AM MT11:26 AM CT12:26 PM ET12:26 ET16:26 GMT0:26 9:26 AM MST11:26 AM EST11:56 AM VEN20:26 UAE11:26 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez fell to 7-3, allowing one run on two hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals lost to the St. Louis Cardinals 2-1 on Saturday. Gonzalez struck out nine, ending the game with a 2.77 ERA and 1.21 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez was the hard-luck loser in another solid performance. He's dropped back-to-back starts despite allowing one run in each as the Nationals haven't give him single run of support.
June 27 10:45 AM PT11:45 AM MT12:45 PM CT1:45 PM ET13:45 ET17:45 GMT1:45 10:45 AM MST12:45 PM EST1:15 PM VEN21:45 UAE12:45 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez fell to 7-2, allowing one run on two hits and five walks in 6.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals lost to the Chicago Cubs 5-4 on Monday. Gonzalez struck out eight, ending the game with a 2.87 ERA and 1.26 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez again had control issues and lost for the first time since May 8. His 45 walks on the season are the third-most in the majors, but he's managed to work around his wildness, compiling a 2.53 ERA in five June starts. In only two of his 16 starts this season did he not walk a batter, and one of those opponents he faces Saturday. Against the Cardinals on April 11, he allowed two runs - one earned - and six hits without a base on balls in seven innings of an 8-3 win.
June 20 7:36 PM PT8:36 PM MT9:36 PM CT10:36 PM ET22:36 ET2:36 GMT10:36 7:36 PM MST9:36 PM EST10:06 PM VEN6:36 UAE (+1)9:36 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 7-1, allowing three runs on six hits and two walks in 7.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Miami Marlins 12-3 on Tuesday. Gonzalez struck out eight, ending the game with a 2.96 ERA and 1.26 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez notched his fifth straight quality start and 11th in 15 tries this season. He's 4-0 with a 3.06 ERA in his last five outings.
June 15 7:34 PM PT8:34 PM MT9:34 PM CT10:34 PM ET22:34 ET2:34 GMT10:34 7:34 PM MST9:34 PM EST10:04 PM VEN6:34 UAE (+1)9:34 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 6-1, allowing two runs on five hits in 7.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the New York Mets 8-3 on Thursday. Gonzalez struck out five, ending the game with a 2.89 ERA and 1.27 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez notched his fourth straight quality start and 10th in 14 tries this season. He's 3-0 with a 2.84 ERA in his last four starts.
June 10 2:48 PM PT3:48 PM MT4:48 PM CT5:48 PM ET17:48 ET21:48 GMT5:48 2:48 PM MST4:48 PM EST5:18 PM VEN1:48 UAE (+1)4:48 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez allowed one run on three hits and one walk in 6.0 innings as the Washington Nationals lost to the Texas Rangers 6-3 on Saturday. Gonzalez struck out nine, ending the game with a 2.91 ERA and 1.32 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: The bullpen blew what would have been a third straight win for Gonzalez. He's struck out 20 in 18 1/3 innings in those outings - all quality starts.
June 6 9:51 AM PT10:51 AM MT11:51 AM CT12:51 PM ET12:51 ET16:51 GMT0:51 9:51 AM MST11:51 AM EST12:21 PM VEN20:51 UAE11:51 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 5-1, allowing two runs on four hits and two walks in 6.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Los Angeles Dodgers 4-2 on Monday. Gonzalez struck out five, ending the game with a 3.03 ERA and 1.37 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez has allowed two runs or fewer in each of his last three starts, striking out 19 over 17.2 innings. He makes his next start Saturday against the Rangers.
May 31 9:45 AM PT10:45 AM MT11:45 AM CT12:45 PM ET12:45 ET16:45 GMT0:45 9:45 AM MST11:45 AM EST12:15 PM VEN20:45 UAE11:45 AM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 4-1, allowing three runs on eight hits and three walks in 6.1 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Tuesday. Gonzalez struck out six, ending the game with a 3.03 ERA and 1.40 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez pitched at least six innings for the first time in three starts and earned his first win since April 27. Control has been an issue for Gonzalez, who leads the majors with 35 walks. His next start is Monday at Dodger Stadium, and Los Angeles is tied for the NL lead with 206 base on balls.
May 25 1:14 PM PT2:14 PM MT3:14 PM CT4:14 PM ET16:14 ET20:14 GMT4:14 1:14 PM MST3:14 PM EST3:44 PM VEN0:14 UAE (+1)3:14 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez allowed two runs on three hits and four walks in 5.1 innings as the Washington Nationals lost to the Seattle Mariners 4-2 on Thursday. Gonzalez struck out eight, ending the game with a 2.90 ERA and 1.37 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Control issues plagued Gonzalez again. He's walked 32 in 62 innings so far and has pitched less than six innings in three of his last five starts.
May 19 8:35 PM PT9:35 PM MT10:35 PM CT11:35 PM ET23:35 ET3:35 GMT11:35 8:35 PM MST10:35 PM EST11:05 PM VEN7:35 UAE (+1)10:35 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez allowed four runs on nine hits and three walks in 5.2 innings as the Washington Nationals lost to the Atlanta Braves 7-4 on Friday. Gonzalez struck out five, ending the game with a 2.86 ERA and 1.38 WHIP on the season.
May 14 3:00 PM PT4:00 PM MT5:00 PM CT6:00 PM ET18:00 ET22:00 GMT6:00 3:00 PM MST5:00 PM EST5:30 PM VEN2:00 UAE (+1)5:00 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez allowed one run on four hits and three walks in 6.2 innings as the Washington Nationals lost to the Philadelphia Phillies 4-3 on Sunday. Gonzalez struck out five, ending the game with a 2.47 ERA and 1.29 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez, who bounced back after being tagged for six runs at Baltimore on May 8, next takes the ball Friday in Atlanta. The lefty hasn't faced the Braves since last September, when he was knocked around for 12 runs and 17 hits in 7.1 innings in a pair of starts.
May 8 7:44 PM PT8:44 PM MT9:44 PM CT10:44 PM ET22:44 ET2:44 GMT10:44 7:44 PM MST9:44 PM EST10:14 PM VEN6:44 UAE (+1)9:44 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez fell to 3-1, allowing six runs on seven hits and four walks in 6.0 innings, as the Washington Nationals lost to the Baltimore Orioles 6-4 on Monday. Gonzalez struck out two, ending the game with a 2.64 ERA and 1.33 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez failed to record a quality start in his second straight outing. He gave up a season-high six earned runs after allowing seven in his first six starts, spanning 38 1/3 innings.
May 3 8:11 PM PT9:11 PM MT10:11 PM CT11:11 PM ET23:11 ET3:11 GMT11:11 8:11 PM MST10:11 PM EST10:41 PM VEN7:11 UAE (+1)10:11 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez allowed one run on three hits and seven walks in 5.0 innings as the Washington Nationals defeated the Arizona Diamondbacks 2-1 on Wednesday. Gonzalez struck out eight, ending the game with a 1.64 ERA and 1.25 WHIP on the season.
Apr. 27 4:27 PM PT5:27 PM MT6:27 PM CT7:27 PM ET19:27 ET23:27 GMT7:27 4:27 PM MST6:27 PM EST6:57 PM VEN3:27 UAE (+1)6:27 PM CT-Gio Gonzalez improved to 3-0, allowing two runs on seven hits and three walks in 6.2 innings, as the Washington Nationals defeated the Colorado Rockies 16-5 on Thursday. Gonzalez struck out five, ending the game with a 1.62 ERA and 1.14 WHIP on the season.
Analysis: Gonzalez had his fifth quality start in as many outing this season and is 3-0 with a 1.62 ERA after five starts.
Apr. 22 5:55 PM PT6:55 PM MT7:55 PM CT8:55 PM ET20:55 ET0:55 GMT8:55 5:55 PM MST7:55 PM EST8:25 PM VEN4:55 UAE (+1)7:55 PM CT-Gonzalez was very good again Saturday in a win over the Mets, allowing one run and two hits over 6 1/3 innings.
Analysis: Gonzalez improved to 9-1 with a 1.62 ERA in 14 career starts at Citi Field. Overall, he's 12-5 against the Mets.
Apr. 12 10:51 AM PT11:51 AM MT12:51 PM CT1:51 PM ET13:51 ET17:51 GMT1:51 10:51 AM MST12:51 PM EST1:21 PM VEN21:51 UAE12:51 PM CT-Gonzalez allowed two runs - one earned - over seven innings and retired his last 11 batters he faced in Tuesday's 8-3 win over St. Louis.
Analysis: He has an 0.69 ERA through two starts.

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