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Carlos Gonzalez To Have Season-Ending Surgery

#453273528 / Neil Mehta Staff Writer  Former All-Star left fielder Carlos Gonzalez will have season-ending surgery on his left knee to repair his patella tendon repaired.  This has been an horrible season for Gonzalez who also had an right ankle problem and a tumor in his left index finger. Gonzalez was hitting .238, 11 home runs and 38 RBIs this season. Gonzalez...
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August 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Oft-injured stars deserve some share of the blame for the Colorado Rockies struggles

Carlos Gonzalez and Troy Tulowitzki spend plenty of time on the DL.It was a line all too familiar to Colorado Rockies fans. Carlos Gonzalez was placed on the 15-day disabled list with lingering knee tendinitis and a non-recovering ankle.With CarGo back on the disabled list, the club recalled Ben Paulsen, who impressed in his initial debut. He picked up right where he left off on...
Via Rockies Review
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies believe Carlos Gonzalez will avoid DL

getty images The Colorado Rockies have had outfielder Carlos Gonzalez in their lineup for 66 of their 111 games this season. Gonzalez, 28, missed Sunday’s game while dealing with a sprained right ankle. The Rockies will make a decision on whether or not Gonzalez will go on the disabled list on Tuesday. Rockies manager Walt Weiss believes that Gonzalez will avoid a trip to the disabled...
August 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Carlos Gonzalez leaves with ankle sprain

The Colorado Rockies fell to the Detroit Tigers on Friday by the score of 4-2. The loss dropped the Rockies to 21 games below .500 at 44-65, last in the National League West. An offense that is fourth in runs scored managed just two runs off Justin Verlander over eight innings. To further add to their offensive woes, outfielder Carlos Gonzalez had to leave the game in the fifth...
Via Sports Injury Alert
August 02, 2014  |  Discuss

Could the Colorado Rockies Deal Carlos Gonzalez?

It’s been a rough year for the Colorado Rockies. They got out to a nice start, but things have been downhill from there. As of now they own a 43-62 record, which puts them in last place in the NL West. While they have several attractive trade chips, the front office and ownership are seemingly at odds with regards to whether or not they should be traded. Carlos Gonzalez has been...
Via Baseball News Source
July 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Rockies Injury Update: Carlos Gonzalez scratched

Carlos Gonzalez of the Rockies is out of the lineup Saturday due to an ankle injury. Thomas Harding of says he rolled his right ankle earlier in the day. #Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez rolled his right ankle earlier today. That's why he is out— Thomas Harding (@harding_at_mlb) July 26, 2014 #451018564 / gettyimages.comThe Rockies play game two Saturday as they sit at...
Via Sports Injury Alert
July 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Tempers and tumors this week for the Colorado Rockies

It’s been a rough week for the Colorado Rockies. The kind of week that can really take a toll on a manager, his team, and the fan base. The kind of week that teams usually experience in the late-July or mid-August. Carlos Gonzalez had a small tumor removed from his left index finger on Tuesday at the Cleveland Clinic. Often times these tumors are the result of repetitive trauma...
June 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Carlos Gonzalez's finger tumor had 'fatty mass with tentacles'

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez has been dealing with a hand injury related to a growth on his left index finger. Rockies head athletic trainer Keith Dugger reported that the growth on CarGo’s left index finger was a giant cell tumor and it was removed during a surgical procedure on Tuesday. The surgery was prompted […] The post Carlos Gonzalez’s finger injury referred...
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June 12, 2014  |  Discuss

When will the Colorado Rockies matter in the West?

  Nowadays it seems like building a franchise in professional sports doesn’t take much. Building a franchise that consistently contends for the postseason does. For the Colorado Rockies, building that type of franchise seems impossible. But take a step back and the foundation for another playoff franchise in Denver is there. So what is holding back this relatively young franchise...
September 01, 2013  |  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...
Via Holdout Sports
July 20, 2013  |  Discuss
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