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Nick Gonzales

Nick Gonzales

2B,SS - Pittsburgh Pirates

Age: 25College: New Mexico StateBats: RThrows: RCountry: USA

Next Game

CIN @ PIT
N. Lodolo #53
Tue, 6/18 6:40pm
Matchup (?)
Rank H #187
Projection (?) 0 pts

Roster %

 
Yahoo
47%
 
ESPN
17%

Eligibility

Yahoo 2B,SS
ESPN 2B,SS
CBS 2B
Nick Gonzales shines despite Pirates' heavy loss

Nick Gonzales went 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBI in the Pirates' 16-4 loss to the Rockies.

Fantasy Impact

His performance was a bright spot in an otherwise dismal game for Pittsburgh, contributing a two-run homer that did little to close the wide scoring gap. Gonzales's season batting average remains impressive at .308, and his power numbers are decent, with five homers and 25 RBI over 31 games. His consistent hitting and moderate power make him a valuable asset in fantasy lineups, particularly in deeper leagues or as a middle infield option. However, his low walk rate and high strikeout rate could be areas of concern for point-based leagues, suggesting a need for cautious optimism in his fantasy outlook.

Chris SchommerJun 16, 2024
Nick Gonzales Shines Despite Pirates' Loss

Nick Gonzales went 2-for-5 with a home run and two RBI in the Pirates' 11-7 loss to the Dodgers.

Fantasy Impact

His performance included a solo home run, contributing to his season totals which now boast a .315 batting average and 22 RBI over 24 games. Gonzales's consistent hitting, evidenced by his solid batting average and .371 wOBA, makes him a valuable asset in fantasy lineups, particularly in leagues that reward power and average. While his walk rate remains low, his ability to contribute in multiple categories can offset that deficiency for fantasy managers looking for infield productivity.

Chase Davis2 weeks ago
Nick Gonzales Shines in Pirates' Victory Over Dodgers

Nick Gonzales went 2-for-3 with a double and four RBI in the Pirates' 10-6 win over the Dodgers.

Fantasy Impact

His performance included driving in crucial runs, contributing significantly to the team's offensive output. Gonzales's season batting average now sits at a healthy .310, and with 20 RBI over 23 games, he's proving to be a valuable asset in fantasy lineups, especially in leagues that reward extra-base hits and RBI. His moderate strikeout rate and BABIP suggest a level of consistency, though his walk rate could use improvement. Fantasy managers should consider Gonzales a viable option in middle infield slots, particularly while he maintains this form.

Jesse Garcia2 weeks ago
Nick Gonzales Shines in Pirates' Rout of Tigers

Nick Gonzales went 3-for-5 in the Pirates' 10-2 victory over the Tigers, contributing a home run, a double, two runs scored, and two RBI.

Fantasy Impact

This performance underscores his growing reliability as a fantasy asset, especially given his solid .313 batting average over 18 games this season. While his strikeout rate remains a concern at 0.247, his ability to consistently hit for extra bases (adding his third homer and fourth double of the season) helps balance that out. Gonzales's wOBA of .386 indicates he's been effective at creating runs when he does connect, making him a potentially valuable middle infield option in fantasy leagues, particularly if he can maintain or improve his current levels of production.

Jesse Garcia3 weeks ago
Nick Gonzales shines in Pirates' offensive outburst

Nick Gonzales went 2-for-3 with a double and four RBI in the Pirates' 11-5 victory over the Braves.

Fantasy Impact

Gonzales's performance was a key component in Pittsburgh's offensive explosion, driving in runs and maintaining pressure on Atlanta's pitching throughout the game. With a season batting average now sitting at .300 and his RBI count rising to 13, Gonzales is proving to be a valuable asset in fantasy lineups, especially in leagues that reward on-base percentage and RBI. His ability to draw walks and connect with the ball, evidenced by his .358 wOBA, suggests sustained potential for fantasy relevance. While his power numbers aren't eye-popping, his consistent contact and knack for getting on base make him a solid option at second base in most fantasy formats.

Chris Schommer3 weeks ago