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Chicago White Sox left-hander Gio Gonzalez struggled in an 8-3 loss to the Brewers on Thursday. Gonzalez allowed five runs (four earned) in 4 1/3 innings of work. He struck out three and walked three in the loss.
Gonzalez was excellent in his season debut last week but he was unable to follow up on that against the Brewers on Thursday. At this point in his career, inconsistency should be expected from Gonzalez. He will take on the Tigers in a plus matchup for his next start.
Chicago White Sox left-hander Gio Gonzalez tossed 3 2/3 scoreless innings in an 11-5 win over the Royals on Saturday. He struck out six and was able to work around five hits and three walks.
Eight baserunners over 3 2/3 innings shows that Gonzalez's start wasn't as great as it appears at first glance but he was able to escape without allowing any runs. Gonzalez will take on the Brewers next time up.
White Sox LHP Gio Gonzalez will be moved into the team's starting rotation.
Gonzalez is taking the spot of Reynaldo Lopez, who landed on the IL with a shoulder injury over the weekend. The 34-year-old lefty got hit for six earned runs in 3 2/3 innings out of the bullpen the other day. There isn't much to see here for fantasy purposes.
Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports the White Sox have signed Gio Gonzalez to a one-year contract.
Gonzalez made 19 appearances in 2019, including 17 starts. He posted a 3.50 ERA with 78 strikeouts in 87 1/3 innings. We expect the veteran lefty to begin the 2020 season in Chicago's rotation.
Gio Gonzalez allowed four hits and two walks while striking out five over 4.2 scoreless innings Saturday against the Rockies, but did not factor into the decision.
Gonzalez served as a traditional started in this contest, after being utilized as a bulk reliever in his past several appearances. This season, he is 3-2 with a 3.50 ERA, 1.29 WHIP, and has 78 strikeouts in 87.1 innings.