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Phillies waived Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez, sent down to Triple-A

The Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez experience has not gotten off to a great start with the Philadelphia Phillies. The Phillies signed the Cuban pitcher to a three-year, $12 million last offseason and has not been that guy they can insert into the starting rotation. According to Jim Salisbury of, the Phillies placed the 28-year-old pitcher on waivers a week ago and this morning...
Via Total Sports Live
April 01, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez Among Latest Round of Cuts

Per Todd Zolecki of the Phillies have announced the latest round of cuts. Most surprising (or maybe not surprising) is Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez who after Cliff Lee went down, seemed almost a lock for the roster. However Gonzalez has really struggled this spring a 7.53 ERA, allowing 25 hits...
Via Philliedelphia
March 29, 2015  |  Discuss

Gonzalez struggles as Astros rout Phillies

The Phillies offense struggled to put anything together this afternoon and the Astros got to Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez early on en route to a 7-1 victory. After a solid outing in his last start, Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez took a step back today against the Astros. In four innings of work,...
Via Philliedelphia
March 25, 2015  |  Discuss

Red Alert: 1st September Call-Up for the Phillies

If you want something to look forward to, you won’t have long to wait for the announcement from the Philadelphia Phillies regarding their expanded roster. Some of the Triple-A prospects are more obvious than others. There will be a published Red Alert and/or Storyline each week.  Please, scroll down for this edition of Pinstripe Focus: A Preview for 2015. RED ALERT Welcome...
August 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez to begin rehab assignment

With the Philadelphia Phillies having pitching struggles this season, good news could be coming on the way. According to Chris Branch of The News Journal, starting pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez will begin a rehab assignment today with Single-A Clearwater. This is good news for the Phillies organization as Gonzalez is the prize pitcher that they acquired last summer. Gonzalez who...
Via Total Sports Live
May 15, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies' Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez gets cortisone injection in shoulder

The Philadelphia Phillies have had a common theme among their pitchers this Spring Training. Like the spreading of the flu virus, the Phillies have had shoulder issues spread across their staff. Most notably, Cole Hamels has been set back with shoulder tendonitis and although is making progress, probably wont be ready until the beginning of May. Jontahan Pettibone, Ethan...
Via Sports Injury Alert
March 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Philadelphia Phillies: Cole Hamels a cause for concern

Philadelphia Phillies: Cole Hamels a cause for concernIt was reported yesterday that Cole Hamels suffered a setback in his attempt to be ready for the first month of the season.  His throwing session yesterday was cancelled due to arm fatigue, setting Hamels back even further than before after suffering from shoulder tendinitis during the offseason.  The Philadelphia Phillies will...
March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

What did we learn from Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez’s Phillies debut?

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez exists, people. He finally took a mound to face (some) major-league hitters Saturday afternoon in Tampa against the Yankees. Gonzalez struck out the first two batters he faced, but ended up walking four over 1 2/3 innings. It took him 51 pitches to record five outs before being pulled for Rule 5 reliever Kevin Munson. Gonzalez showed a fastball that ranged...
Via Phillies Nation
March 01, 2014  |  Discuss

Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez struggling to meet expectations in Phillies camp

Signed to a three-year deal worth $12 million there are a lot of expectations on Cuban pitcher Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez. Thus far the 27-year-old has not blown away anyone on the Philadelphia Phillies coaching staff according to Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly. “Um, well, he’s a guy that’s coming back from injury and hasn’t pitched competitively really for a couple of years,...
February 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies wonder what they've got in RHP Gonzalez

The Philadelphia Phillies have missed the playoffs in each of the last two seasons and have an aging, injury-plagued roster with a record payroll. They have many questions as spring training camp opens, but perhaps none are accompanied by the same amount of mystery that follows right-hander Miguel Alfredo Gonzalez. The 27-year-old Gonzalez signed a three-year, $12 million deal...
Via AP on Fox
February 14, 2014  |  Discuss

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