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2014 Avg.
.275
 
Career Avg.
.292
Name  Adrian Gonzalez
Born  5/8/1982
Height  6-2
Weight  225
Number  23
Position  1B
Bats  L
Throws  L
Hot8/27/2014 12:19:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is a lifetime .222 hitter (4-for-18) against Arizona starter Wade Miley.
Insight: Gonzalez continued his hot August with a single, RBI and two runs on Tuesday. This month, he is batting .325 with 19 RBI and a .892 OPS. He is also 6-for-9 with two doubles, a home run and seven RBI in the last three games. With those numbers, it might be hard to sit him, but be aware of his lack of success against Miley. together his best month since April, batting .325 with an .897 OPS. For the season he's hitting .275 with 18 homers, 89 RBI and a .795 OPS. Start him in this favorable matchup.
 
Hot8/26/2014 11:10:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is a lifetime .458 hitter against Arizona starter Trevor Cahill, including a pair of long balls and seven RBI.
Insight: Gonzalez is putting together his best month since April, batting .325 with an .897 OPS. For the season he's hitting .275 with 18 homers, 89 RBI and a .795 OPS. Start him in this favorable matchup.
 
Hot8/24/2014 7:58:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has gone 43-for-125 (.344) with 14 doubles, four homers and 29 RBI since the All-Star break.
Insight: Gonzalez, who went 3-for-3 with two doubles Sunday against the Mets, is now hitting .275 with 18 homers, 89 RBI and a .795 OPS on the year. He was batting .250 with a .741 OPS at the break.
 
Hot8/14/2014 10:24:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is a career .400 hitter with three home runs and a 1.405 OPS versus Braves starter Aaron Harang.
Insight: Gonzalez is just 3-for-11in the first three games of this four-game series after going off against Milwaukee in the preceeding series (7-for-10, three doubles, two homers). We like A-Gone to continue his climb to his career .292 batting average.
 
Hot8/12/2014 3:28:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is on fire, batting .478 over the past seven days and .357 for the last month.
Insight: Gonzalez has put together five consecutive multi-hit games including two home runs and five extra-base hits. On top of that he's 3-for-5 with a home run versus Braves starter Mike Minor. Update: Gonzalez is not in the starting lineup. Scott Van Slyke will be at first.
 
Hot8/12/2014 9:49:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is on fire, batting .478 over the past seven days and .357 for the last month.
Insight: Gonzalez has put together five consecutive multi-hit games including two home runs and five extra-base hits. On top of that he's 3-for-5 with a home run versus Braves starter Mike Minor. He's a must start.
 
Hot8/10/2014 6:20:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez had his fourth straight multi-hit game Sunday at Milwaukee.
Insight: Gonzalez has gone 9-for-14 with three doubles, two homers and seven RBI in that span. The first baseman hit just three home runs in a 67-game span from May 22 to Aug. 7, but he continued to drive in runs during that time and is up to 79 RBI, tied for first in the NL, following Sunday's game.
 
8/2/2014 5:53:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, injured on a slide at home Friday night, is not in Saturday's starting lineup
Insight: Gonzalez had just two homers in July, but he still has 15 homers, 71 RBI, 53 runs and a .776 OPS on the year. Justin Turner should get the start at first base.
 
7/22/2014 10:53:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez went 2-for-4 with a homer and three RBI Tuesday at Pittsburgh.
Insight: Gonzalez hadn't homered since July 1 and has hit just three in his last 53 games, but he still has 15 homers, 65 RBI, 49 runs and a .763 OPS on the year.
 
7/21/2014 10:24:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez went 3-for-3 with two doubles, two walks and one RBI Monday at Pittsburgh.
Insight: Gonzalez is still driving in runs, but he's homered twice in his last 52 games and is batting .256 with a .754 OPS on the year.
 
7/19/2014 10:22:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is 4-for-7 with a couple of extra-base hits against youngster Joe Kelly.
Insight: Gonzalez is still knocking in runs, but his .251 batting average is 40 points below his career average. Hopefully the four-day break did him good.
 
7/2/2014 2:55:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is out of the lineup Wednesday due to a neck injury, according to Dylan Hernandez of the LA Times.
Insight: Gonzalez was just starting to get his bat going again. He has hit .289 with six doubles, two homers and 14 RBI over his last 20 games after batting .133 (8-for-60) with zero homers from May 22 to June 8.
 
Cold6/15/2014 11:32:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is stuck in a 14-for-80 (.175) slump with zero homers, and he'll face Bronson Arroyo of the Arizona Diamondbacks on Sunday.
Insight: Arroyo has limited Gonzalez to five hits in 32 at-bats, a .156 average. We'd avoid the Dodgers first baseman Sunday.
 
Cold6/9/2014 3:24:00 PM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez is not in Monday's lineup.
Insight: No injury, just a routine day off. The bad news is that Gonzalez is struggling with the bat (.247), particularly against left-handers (.164). With the left-handed Tony Cingrani on the hill, it's a good time to let him rest.
 
Cold6/8/2014 10:55:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez hasn't been a hitter who struggles against southpaws in his career, but he's hitting just .169 with 23 Ks in 71 at-bats against them in 2014.
Insight: The bad news is that Gonzalez has gone 8-for-58 (.138) with zero home runs in his last 16 games and will face a lefty Sunday against the Rockies. The good news is that the lefty is Jorge De La Rosa, who has allowed Gonzalez to bat .382 with two doubles and three homers in 34 career at-bats against him.
 
5/28/2014 10:51:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has laid waste to Homer Bailey in his previous meetings against the right-hander.
Insight: Gonzalez is 10-for-21 (.476) with two doubles and five homers against Bailey, who hasn't had a good season. Make sure he's in your lineup Wednesday.
 
Cold5/25/2014 11:49:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez could be in for a rough afternoon Sunday versus Phillies starter A.J. Burnett.
Insight: Gonzalez is a .167 career hitter against the right-hander. He's also hitless in his last 15 at bats so maybe today isn't the best day to have him in your fantasy lineup.
 
Hot5/21/2014 10:19:00 PM
Description: Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez homered for the third straight game Wednesday against the Mets.
Insight: Gonzalez didn't have a home run in 14 straight games before hitting one Sunday at Arizona, and he's followed it up with one in each of the past two games. After a few years of declining power, Gonzalez has blasted 12 homers in 175 at-bats while batting .286 with 33 RBI, 27 runs and a .916 OPS.
 
5/18/2014 8:24:00 PM
Description: Dodgers first baseman Adrian Gonzalez broke out of a slump with three hits Sunday against the Diamondbacks.
Insight: Gonzalez's two-run homer in the third inning was his first since May 1st. He's hitting just .212 for the month of May (14-for-66).
 
Cold5/18/2014 10:17:00 AM
Description: Los Angeles first baseman Adrian Gonzalez has not had a good month of May.
Insight: He's collected 11 hits in 62 at-bats (.177). He'll also face Arizona starter Bronson Arroyo Sunday, who he's gone 5-for-32 (.156) against.