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Carlos Gonzalez • LF
Ht/Wt:6'1", 220 lbs.
Born:Oct 17, 1985 (32 yrs) in Maracaibo, VEN
Experience:10 years
Drafted:Signed by Arizona in 2002.
Bats:L
Throws:L
2017 Season Stats
G AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB K SB CS OBP SLG AVG
YTD 136 470 72 123 34 0 14 57 56 119 3 0 .339 .423 .262
Playoffs 1 5 0 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 0 .400 .400 .400
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Scouting Report
Assets: Has all the required tools: excellent speed, good power, a nice glove with range, a strong throwing arm and the ability to bat for a good average. He is an excellent athlete and plenty versatile (offensively and defensively).
Flaws: Is quite prone to injury. He is a bit of a free swinger who strikes out too much and would benefit by being more selective at the dish. Also, he can be rather inconsistent at the plate versus left-handed pitching.
Career Potential: Talented, veteran outfielder.
Career Honors & Awards
League Honor Description
NL Silver Slugger 2015, 2010
NL Rawlings Gold Glove Award 2013, 2012, 2010
Named to the All-Star Game 2012
Midwest League (A) Most Valuable Player 2005
Midwest League (A) Prospect of the Year 2005
Midwest League (A) All-Star Team 2005
California League (A) All-Star Team 2006
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