Wed, 23 Apr 2014 20:08:17 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez (shoulder) was removed from his start Wednesday, April 23, against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim due to some shoulder tightness. Manager Matt Williams said the tightness was due to a cold night, and he doesn't consider it a big deal.
Fantasy Tip: It sounds like the removal of Gonzalez was simply a precaution, and Gonzalez isn't in danger of missing his next scheduled start which is set for Tuesday, April 29, on the road against the Houston Astros. Barring any unexpected setbacks, start him in all fantasy leagues as you normally would.
Wed, 09 Apr 2014 04:32:30 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez is off to a hot start with a 2-0 record and a 0.75 ERA. C Jose Lobaton has encouraged Gonzalez to throw more changeups, and he has allowed one earned run and struck out 11 batters in 12 innings to start the season.
Sun, 06 Apr 2014 12:04:25 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez (illness) is tentatively scheduled to start against the Miami Marlins Tuesday, April 8, even though he has been battling an illness recently.
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:58:29 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Jordan Zimmermann will work third in the rotation, following SPs Stephen Strasburg and Gio Gonzalez. Zimmermann will make his first scheduled regular season start Thursday, April 3, against the New York Mets.
Wed, 19 Mar 2014 18:58:00 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez will follow SP Stephen Strasburg in the rotation, and Gonzalez will make his first start of the season on the road Wednesday, April 2, against the New York Mets.
Sun, 16 Mar 2014 16:02:15 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez focused on his changeup in his latest spring start in which he allowed one earned run in 4 2/3 innings on three hits, a walk and four strikeouts. Gonzalez said he used the pitch around 30 percent of the time, and he was able to throw it for strikes when needed.
Tue, 11 Mar 2014 07:16:47 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez struck out the first five Houston Astros he faced Monday, March 10, but gave up five straight base runners after that, including a two-run homer. Manager Matt Williams didn't sound concerned about the outing, and Gonzalez said his arm is at 100 percent.
Fantasy Tip: Just a rough patch, seemingly, for the southpaw.
Sat, 28 Sep 2013 11:13:45 -0700
Washington Nationals manager Davey Johnson said SP Gio Gonzalez remains a possibility to start the final game of the regular season Sunday, Sept. 29, against the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Mon, 23 Sep 2013 17:12:30 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Tanner Roark is likely making his final start of the regular season Monday, Sept. 23, barring any last-minute changes or injuries to the rotation for the end of the week. Manager Davey Johnson said Monday that the rotation for the final series against the Arizona Diamondbacks will consist of SPs Stephen Strasburg, Dan Haren and Gio Gonzalez.
Wed, 18 Sep 2013 21:50:29 -0700
Washington Nationals SP Gio Gonzalez will move up in the rotation to start Thursday, Sept. 19, with SP Stephen Strasburg (forearm) being pushed back to Saturday, Sept. 21.