Gio Gonzalez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Gio Gonzalez is almost too efficient in his second spring start

    Washington Post "Gio Gonzalez encountered a problem he usually doesn’t face in his start against the Cardinals on Saturday: He was too efficient. Gonzalez needed just 29 pitches to hold the Cardinals scoreless over three innings in his second Grapefruit League outing. The brisk pace forced him to diverge from his..." March 05

  • Nationals GM: We aren't looking to trade Gonzalez

    Washington Post "Two years ago, the Washington Nationals ambled into the offseason woozy from a disappointing National League Division Series loss with a few obvious weaknesses. Starting pitching wasn’t one of them. They had Stephen Strasburg, Gio Gonzalez, Tanner Roark, Doug Fister and Jordan Zimmermann together..." November 14

  • Nationals pick up option on Gonzalez, decline Petit

    TSN "The Washington Nationals have exercised their $12 million club option for 2017 on left-hander Gio Gonzalez's contract. The team announced the move Thursday via Twitter and also said it would decline its option for reliever Yusmeiro Petit for next season. The 31-year-old Gonzalez was 11-11..." November 03

  • On Gio Gonzalez’s option and the options he gives the Nationals

    Washington Post "Gio Gonzalez‘s contract includes a team option that would pay him $12 million for the 2017 season. If the Nationals pick that option up, and Gonzalez throws 180 innings next year, a vesting option kicks in to pay him $12 million for 2018, too. If the Nationals pick up that 2017 option, then,..." November 02

  • Nationals' Gio Gonzalez turning page on regular season, focused on Dodgers

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "Gio Gonzalez says that the regular season is over, and the postseason is something new and different. Gonzalez had his worst season in his fifth with the Nationals, said he wiped out his 2016 regular season memories a week ago when the regular season ended. “This is the playoffs now...." October 09