Alberto Gonzalez # - IF

  • Age: 31
  • DOB: 1983/04/18
  • POB: Maracaibo, Venezuela
  • Height: 5-10 Weight: 195lbs
  • Bats/Throws: R/R
  • MLB Seasons: 7
  • Signed by Arizona in 2002.

Scouting Report

AssetsHas a slick glove and the ability to play a utility infielder role. Is a low-maintenance performer with excellent instincts.
FlawsIs a fairly pedestrian hitter with little home-run power. Can't compensate with enough base-stealing prowess, either.
Career potentialJourneyman utility infielder.

Transactions / Injuries / Suspensions

2014/04/23Released by the San Diego Padres.
2013/12/02Signed by the San Diego Padres to a minor league contract.
2013/11/05Opted for minor league free agency.
2013/07/22Outrighted to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2013/07/20Designated for assignment by the New York Yankees.
2013/06/21Contract purchased from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2013/05/20Outrighted to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2013/05/18Designated for assignment by the New York Yankees.
2013/05/12Contract purchased from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2013/05/09Acquired from the Chicago Cubs.
2013/04/21Outrighted to Iowa (AAA).
2013/04/19Designated for assignment by the Chicago Cubs.
2013/04/01Contract purchased from Iowa (AAA).
2012/11/21Signed by the Chicago Cubs to a minor league contract.
2012/08/12Outrighted to Round Rock (AAA).
2012/08/10Designated for assignment by the Texas Rangers.
2012/04/04Contract purchased from Round Rock (AAA).
2011/12/09Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2011/11/16Released by the San Diego Padres.
2011/03/28Acquired from the Washington Nationals.
2010/12/02Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2009/05/30Recalled from Syracuse (AAA).
2009/04/29Optioned to Syracuse (AAA).
2009/02/19Re-signed by the Washington Nationals to a one-year contract.
2008/09/01Missed 25 games (hamstring).
2008/08/14Hamstring, early September (retroactive to August 5th, 2008).
2008/08/12Gluteus maximus, day-to-day (retroactive to August 12th, 2008).
2008/07/31Acquired from the New York Yankees.
2008/07/04Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/06/13Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/05/26Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/05/11Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/05/06Optioned to Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/04/09Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2008/03/04Re-signed by the New York Yankees to a one-year contract.
2007/09/01Recalled from Scranton/Wilkes-Barre (AAA).
2007/03/14Assigned by the New York Yankees to their minor league camp.
2007/01/09Acquired from the Arizona Diamondbacks.
2006/11/20Contract purchased from Tucson (AAA).


2013/12/02Signed by the San Diego Padres to a minor league contract.
2013/05/09Chicago Cubs traded Alberto Gonzalez to the New York Yankees for a player to be named later or cash.
2012/11/21Signed by the Chicago Cubs to a minor league contract.
2011/12/09Signed by the Texas Rangers to a minor league contract.
2011/03/28San Diego Padres traded Erik Davis and cash to the Washington Nationals for Alberto Gonzalez.
2008/07/31Washington Nationals traded Jhonny Nunez to the New York Yankees for Alberto Gonzalez.
2007/01/09New York Yankees traded Randy Johnson and cash considerations to the Arizona Diamondbacks for Luis Vizcaino, Ross Ohlendorf, Steven Jackson and Alberto Gonzalez.
2002/08/03Signed as a non-drafted free agent by the Arizona Diamondbacks.

Career Stats

2014El PasoAAA1953411300211200-.
2013NY YankeesAL133436100406001.
2013Chicago CubsNL112335101226001.217.269.391.660
2013Total ChN/NYAMLB24576112016212002.
2012Round RockAAA1451516202601100-.314.327.471.798
2011San DiegoNL10224718531021321337123.
2008NY YankeesAL28524920014800-.
2008Total NYA/WshMLB4510113268011081401-.257.318.366.684
2007NY YankeesAL121431000111011.
2005South BendA9535260112217142204212511.318.359.426.785
2004South BendA100319397615622516449717.238.296.342.638


GP - games played
AB - at bats
R - runs
H - hits
TB - total bases
2B - doubles
3B - triples
HR - home runs
RBI - runs batted in
BB - walks or base on balls
SO - strikeouts
SB - stolen bases
CS - caught stealing
E - errors
AVG - average
OBP - on-base percentage
SLG - slugging perentage

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