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... and pay all that money? Why would you take an injury-prone whiner like Carl Crawford and clubhouse lawyer Adrian Gonzalez ? Before that, the Dodgers went after another guy with a reputation, Hanley Ramirez . "They wanted to make a big splash with ... Comment?
Adrian Gonzalez has seen a baseball season in ruins. He was in the middle of one in Boston at this time last year, before an August blockbuster deal sent him home to Southern California, a delighted Dodger. Comment?
... and the clubhouse-cleansing deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers that exiled Carl Crawford, Josh Beckett, and Adrian Gonzalez were vindication for Francona. The Sox thought the problem was the manager. It never was. It was a clubhouse culture of ... Comment?
... making over their lineup towards the end of last season. They were able to dump malcontents Josh Beckett , Adrian Gonzalez , and Carl Crawford on the Dodgers and the replacements in Boston haven't missed a beat. The additions of players like Mike ... Comment?
... with their monster trades with the Boston Red Sox and Miami Marlins, acquiring All-Star first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, All-Star shortstop Hanley Ramirez, All-Star outfielder Carl Crawford and All-Star starting pitcher Josh Beckett. They even took it ... Comment?
... 19th overall in 2002, the Dodgers shipped him to the Red Sox last August in the deal that sent first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, among others, to Los Angeles. Ironically, Loney has one fewer homer (three) than Gonzalez thus far this season and is ... Comment?
... making sweeping changes. The most notable changes from the Guggenheim group was adding high-priced veterans. Adrian Gonzalez and Carl Crawford were acquired in a deal with the Boston Red Sox during the 2012 regular season, and starting pitcher Zack ... Comment?
... selection in June, but at this point I expect Houston to opt for a college pitcher. When the Red Sox traded Adrian Gonzalez, Josh Beckett, Carl Crawford and Nick Punto to the Dodgers last August , they not only cleared $261 million in salary ... Comment?
... his power numbers tailing off into this year's .758 OPS, nearly 80 points lower than his career figure. Can Adrian Gonzalez save him? Not anymore. Did you hear how he told the Los Angeles Times' Bill Shaikin that shoulder surgery robbed him of power ... Comment?
First baseman Adrian Gonzalez established himself as a regular in 2006, his first year with the Padres. Comment?
... such a trade. The Red Sox's intention, with the trade, was to dump the huge salaries of Carl Crawford , Adrian Gonzalez and Josh Beckett and start from scratch. Critics jumped all over the Red Sox for "giving up" and selling the team, resulting in a ... Comment?
... RBIs (41), on-base percentage (.293) and on-base plus slugging (.630). Tossed into the Carl Crawford / Adrian Gonzalez / Josh Beckett megadeal as a take-back by the Dodgers then tossed away by the Red Sox, who had no interest in keeping him. ... Comment?
... as anyone in college baseball. He has good enough opposite field power that he could probably compare to an Adrian Gonzalez type as his absolute ceiling, somebody who hits over .300 with around 20 home runs, a good number of which are over the ... Comment?
... his last five games. The hitters acquired in last season's trade with the Red Sox have done reasonably well. Adrian Gonzalez is batting .349 and leads the team in RBI's with 27. The issue is whether Gonzalez will be able to provide the power hitting ... Comment?
... with all five runs, which raised his ERA to 4.05. Despite dumping the outsized salaries of Josh Beckett, Adrian Gonzalez, and Carl Crawford on the Dodgers last season, Boston's payroll still ranks fourth overall in MLB at just under $159 million. ... Comment?
... complexity. , with six plate appearances. After those guys, their top three hitters have been Carl Crawford, Adrian Gonzalez, and Nick Punto. While Josh Beckett has been, if not a garbage fire, then at least garbage, the other three have been every ... Comment?
... year since then. He was hitting .254 with a .302 on-base percentage when the Dodgers threw him into the Adrian Gonzalez trade last August, and he was even worse in his month-plus with the Red Sox. But through the first six weeks of this season, ... Comment?
... win after they walk into the theater of the absurd and walk out with fractures in their non-pitching arms. Adrian Gonzalez and Albert Pujols can play through injuries, but their production will suffer because of their threshold for nagging pain. ... Comment?
... Josh when the Dodgers first acquired him from the Boston Red Sox in the blockbuster trade that netted them Adrian Gonzalez , Carl Crawford , and Nick Punto . We all heard the stories from the Red Sox fans and writers about his declining velocity, ... Comment?
... that season. He recovered, became a top prospect and was dealt to San Diego in December 2010 as part of the Adrian Gonzalez trade. Rizzo then played 49 games for the Padres in 2011 but struggled, hitting .141 with one homer and RBIs. He was traded ... Comment?