Make No Mistake, Carlos Gonzalez is in the Argument for Best MLB Player

Colorado Rockies’ outfielder Carlos Gonzalez may be the best all-around player in the bigs – Mandatory Credit: Justin Edmonds/Getty Images Sidney Crosby; Lebron James; Peyton Manning. Each one of them are the best players in the sport they perform in. In Major League Baseball, there is no clear-cut player who’s deemed the best-of-the-rest. Sure, Tigers’ first baseman Miguel...
Via The Sports Journal
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Video: Carlos Gonzalez launches two-run homer into McCovey Cove

Carlos Gonzalez‘s fourth home run of the season is a two-run jack off  left-hander Madison Bumgarner that goes all the way into the McCovey Cove on Friday night.Interesting fact via ESPN Info:With that bomb, Carlos Gonzalez now has five career home runs against Madison Bumgarner, which is the most by any player versus the lefty.
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies role players will determine overall team success

Much of the Rockies success will depend on the contributions of role players.There is no way around it. As Troy Tulowitzki and Carlos Gonzalez go, so go the Colorado Rockies.Rockies fans know that this is the case. Unfortunately for them, they have had to experience what happens when one or both of those two guys are injured. It has been a common theme for the two Rockies studs in...
Via Rockies Review
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez Swallows Dip, Has To Leave Game

Mark this one down in the “reasons not to dip” category. Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez left Wednesday night’s game against the Miami Marlins because of dizziness after he swallowed his chewing tobacco, says Brandon Maloy of Sports Illustrated. While many players dip with regularity, its pretty rare — and strongly suggested against — to turn it into a meal...
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Carlos Gonzalez left the Rockies’ Wednesday night because he swallowed tobacco

Carlos Gonzalez left the Rockies’ game Wednesday night because he accidentally swallowed his chewing tobacco.Colorado manager Walt Weiss told reporters after the game:“I talked to him last night after the game and he assured me he was fine and was going to be all right, so it’s a nice name to write in a lineup,” Weiss said. “He might’ve swallowed some dip or something...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez sat Wednesday due to chewing tobacco-related illness

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonalez was back in the lineup Thursday but was a no-go for Wednesday’s tilt against the Miami Marlins due to illness. Later, it was learned that not only was he suffering from dizziness and dehydration, the fact that he swallowed some of his chewing tobacco may have contributed to CarGo feeling […] The post Rockies’ Carlos Gonzalez sat Wednesday...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Rockies removed Carlos Gonzalez from game with dizziness

According to the Rockies, Carlos Gonzalez left the game Wednesday night due to dizziness and dehydration.’s Thomas Harding revealed Thursday that swallowing a wad of chewing tobacco caused Gonzalez to experience dizziness and dehydration. Well at least the Rockies ended up winning Wednesday 6-5 or else Gonzalez might have caught more beef.“I talked to him last night...
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16 days ago  |  Discuss

Carlos Gonzalez exits game due to dizziness

The Colorado Rockies entered their game against the Miami Marlins Wednesday night in search of their first win of the 2014 season. Things started off well for them, as they charged out to a 6-1 lead. As the game wore on things got a bit more nervous for the Rockies, with the Marlins closing the gap to just two runs. But then, far more important than the results of this game, everybody...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss

Colorado Rockies: 3 up and 3 down

Colorado Rockies: 3 up and 3 downThe Colorado Rockies are both blessed and cursed. They possess two of the best in-their-prime players in the game in Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki. Few teams wouldn’t trade their two best offensive players for these guys if they had a track record of staying healthy. And therein appears the curse. Neither superstar talent can seem to suit...
March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Gonzalez trips over bat in massive bunt attempt failure (GIF)

Colorado Rockies left fielder Carlos Gonzalez (a.k.a. CarGo) tripped over the bat after missing the ball and fell flat on his face during Friday night's game in what must be the most hilarious failed bunt attempt in major league baseball this season. Gonzalez struck out to finish the at-bat. No word how much ribbing CarGo took from his teammates after he returned to the dugout...
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July 20, 2013  |  Discuss

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