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Carlos Gonzalez

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez erupts yet again

Wed, 29 Jun 2016 01:31:33 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez homered for the third straight game and finished 4-for-5 with five RBI, including a three-run shot, and scored twice in a 14-9 setback against the Toronto Blue Jays at Coors Field on Tuesday, June 28.

Fantasy Tip: Once upon a time earlier this season, CarGo went 24 games without a homer and 17 games without an RBI. No more. He is a ridiculous 8-for-12 with three home runs, 12 RBI and has scored five runs over the last three contests. Gonzalez has 29 RBI this month - seven more than he had in April and May combined - and is hitting .368 this month. Start him.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez drives in three

Mon, 27 Jun 2016 22:31:19 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez went 2-for-3 with a three-run home run, two runs scored and a walk Monday, June 27, against the Toronto Blue Jays.

Fantasy Tip: CarGo has three straight multi-hit games with two homers and seven RBIs over his past two outings. He has turned up the intensity in the month of June with eight doubles, seven homers, 24 RBIs and a 1.000-plus OPS. He is a must-start fantasy option in DFS regardless of price.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez, Trevor Story return

Sat, 25 Jun 2016 11:57:28 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez and SS Trevor Story are back in the starting lineup against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Shelby Miller Saturday, June 25. In addition, INF Daniel Descalso will bat sixth and play first base, while C Tony Wolters starts behind the plate and bats eighth. 1B Mark Reynolds and C Nick Hundley are receiving the day off.

Fantasy Tip: Gonzalez is batting .317 with five homers and 17 RBI through 79 June at-bats, while Story is hitting .282 with four homers and 13 RBI this month. Both players should be viewed as viable fantasy options this afternoon. Wolters is hitless in his last 12 at-bats and should be avoided in all formats, while Descalso is nothing more than an inexpensive flier option.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez out with an injury

Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:21:44 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez (wrist) is not in the starting lineup Friday, June 24. OF Brandon Barnes is starting in left field and batting eighth against Arizona Diamondbacks SP Archie Bradley Friday.

Fantasy Tip: Stash Gonzalez in all fantasy formats and check back for updates on the severity of his injury. He's got 48 runs, 15 home runs, 38 RBI and a .310/.355/.542 slash line, after all. Barnes is 7-for-41 with a .496 OPS this season, but the game is in Coors Field, so he is a potential low-priced flier in daily contests Friday.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez exits

Thu, 23 Jun 2016 23:22:32 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez (wrist) left the game Thursday, June 23, after he tweaked is wrist on a swing in the eighth inning.

Fantasy Tip: Car-Go is probably unlikely for Friday, and wrist injuries are tricky. Check his status Friday. Brandon Barnes could be a low-end consideration in his place.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez enjoys four-hit night

Tue, 14 Jun 2016 22:21:30 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez went 4-for-5 with a home run, three runs scored and two RBI against the New York Yankees on Tuesday, June 14.

Fantasy Tip: That's five home runs and 13 RBI in the last 10 games for Gonzalez, who looks to be in the midst of a power surge -- he has already topped his RBI total from May and is just one homer short of matching that number as well. He's striking out a lot right now, which is hurting his average a bit, but it's a worthwhile trade off.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez out vs. lefty

Thu, 09 Jun 2016 12:17:07 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez is not in the starting lineup against Pittsburgh Pirates left-handed SP Jeff Locke Thursday, June 9. OF Gerardo Parra shifts to right field and is hitting seventh, while OF Ryan Raburn is starting in left field and is batting cleanup.

Fantasy Tip: It looks like a routine off day for Car-Go against the southpaw. Raburn is a notorious lefty killer and should be an excellent consideration as a value play in DFS play today. Parra, on the other hand, loses some luster today against the lefty with his move down in the order.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez homers twice

Mon, 06 Jun 2016 05:19:10 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez hit his 12th and 13th home runs of the season Sunday, June 5, in a 10-3 win over the San Diego Padres.

Fantasy Tip: Gonzalez is doing everything he did last year and then some. Gonzalez has even raised his batting average 37 points from the .271 mark he put up last year. Needless to say, this makes Gonzalez a must-play in all formats.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez out vs. lefty

Fri, 03 Jun 2016 16:25:40 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez is not in the starting lineup against San Diego Padres left-handed SP Drew Pomeranz Friday, June 3. OF Ryan Raburn is starting in left field and is hitting cleanup, while OF Gerardo Parra shifts to right field.

Fantasy Tip: Raburn has been a lefty killer in his career, so you should be seriously considering him in daily formats. Parra is hitting a surprising .314 with a home run and nine RBI in 51 at-bats against lefties this year, but tonight isn't the night to run with him in any fantasy formats. Pomeranz has been very tough on lefty sticks this year with his devastating curveball.

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Rockies | Carlos Gonzalez continues HR streak

Wed, 01 Jun 2016 05:22:07 -0700

Colorado Rockies OF Carlos Gonzalez went 3-for-5 with one home run and two RBI against the Cincinnati Reds Tuesday, May 31. He has hit a home run in each of his last four games.

Fantasy Tip: Gonzalez currently has a nine-game hitting streak and has seven multi-hit games during that span. He is a must-start option in all leagues as long as he is on his hot streak.

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