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  1. Fantasy Baseball daily notes for April 10Read the original story

    Friday Apr 10 | ESPN

    ... venue, so I think there are safer options available. In fact, I'd much rather go with left-hander Gio Gonzalez , who squares off against a Philadelphia Phillies team that's full of left-handed bats. The Phillies produced a .299 wOBA versus ...

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  2. The Bard's Take: Goodbye, Farewell, and AmenRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 9 | AZ SnakePit

    ... going all-in on the original reported deal, which would have included also sending Tyler Skaggs but receiving Gio Gonzalez in addition to Trevor Cahill and Craig Breslow. This ultimate half-measure always felt like it was not enough to move the ...

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  3. Beane/Melvin combo will lead A's to fourth-straight postseason berth in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 6 | Examiner.com

    ... Remember when the guy Brad Pitt played in a Oscar-nominated film jettisoned Andrew Bailey, Trevor Cahill and Gio Gonzalez? Oakland did okay without those two, as well. Beane likes to pawn off his All-Star players while their value is high and ...

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  4. A's emerge from roster churn with tremendous pitching depthRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | Oakland Athletics

    ... in a position where they have that kind of depth. "You talk about 2012, we traded our last three All-Stars -- Gio Gonzalez , Trevor Cahill , Andrew Bailey -- brought in the Tommy Milones, the Jarrod Parkers, the A.J. Griffins and these guys and it ...

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  5. Rafael Martin is turning heads with his sliderRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Mar 24 | The Washington Post

    ... makes it harder for a batter to figure out. An average major league fastball is known to spin at 2,200 RPM. Gio Gonzalez's curveball, one of the best in baseball when he is healthy, spins at 2,800 RPM. A reliever at Class AAA Syracuse you probably ...

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  6. Scherzer not the only Nats newcomer ready to contributeRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 12, 2015 | Washington Nationals

    ... the best rotation in baseball. A group that includes Jordan Zimmermann , Stephen Strasburg , Doug Fister and Gio Gonzalez helped Washington lead all Major League rotations with a 3.04 ERA last season. With Scherzer added to the mix, Tanner Roark ...

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  7. Awkward A's assemble for first day of schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | SFBay

    ... talent. Catcher Derek Norris and pitcher Tommy Milone were acquired from the Nationals for top-flight starter Gio Gonzalez . General manager Billy Beane has made other moves that have shaken up the club, like moving outfielder Yoenis Cespedes to ...

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  8. Projecting the Washington Nationals' 2015 Opening Day RosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2015 | BleacherReport

    ... Zimmermann finished fifth in NL Cy Young voting and threw a no-hitter in the last game of the regular season. Gio Gonzalez earned third in the 2012 NL Cy Young race. But when it comes to Opening Day, whoever Washington's starter is will leave ...

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  9. New York Mets Must Solve Washington Nationals Problem In Order To Reach PostseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... once again be the team to beat in the East. Scherzer, in addition to Stephen Strasburg , Jordan Zimmermann , Gio Gonzalez and Doug Fister , round out arguably the best rotation in all of baseball. Overcoming that will be extremely difficult for any ...

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  10. Washington Nationals Should Trade Stephen Strasburg With Max Scherzer SigningRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 20, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... standing at 6.0 to Strasburg's 3.5. Not to mention, the Nationals' worst starting pitcher in terms of ERA was Gio Gonzalez at 3.57, and if he's the low man on the totem pole, that's a very good problem to have. The return Strasburg would generate ...

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  11. Washington Nationals Will Regret Money Spent On Max ScherzerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... the starting pitching department led by first overall pick Stephen Strasburg , followed by Jordan Zimmermann , Gio Gonzalez , Doug Fister and Tanner Roark . The signing of Scherzer means Roark, the least experienced pitcher out of the bunch, is more ...

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  12. Nationals acquire Yunel Escobar from Athletics for Tyler ClippardRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... last week. The Nationals have made several deals with Oakland in recent years, including trades for left-hander Gio Gonzalez, catcher Kurt Suzuki and reliever Jerry Blevins, among others. Clippard was one of nine Nationals who filed for salary ...

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  13. Nationals acquire Yunel Escobar from Athletics for Tyler ClippardRead the original story

    Jan 14, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... last week. The Nationals have made several deals with Oakland in recent years, including trades for left-hander Gio Gonzalez, catcher Kurt Suzuki and reliever Jerry Blevins, among others. Clippard was one of nine Nationals who filed for salary ...

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  14. 2015 Oakland Athletics Have One Major Distinction From 2012Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2015 | Swingin' A's

    Aug 3, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays second baseman Ben Zobrist scores during the fifth inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports A lot has been made of how similar this offseason feels to the one that we experienced before the 2012 season, when the A's traded away Gio Gonzalez , Andrew Bailey and Trevor Cahill , who were all thought to be key pieces in the future of the Oakland Athletics.

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  15. A.J. Cole: Checking in on the Nationals' No. 2 prospectRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 31, 2014 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... the 2010 First-Year Player Draft but traded him to the Athletics after the 2012 season in the deal that brought Gio Gonzalez to the nation's capital. "When he came back to us we did a few mechanical things with him to get him to a place where we ...

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  16. Could the Oakland Athletics Have Reacquired Cespedes?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Swingin' A's

    ... in an offseason they won the division the next year. In 2011 Billy Beane jettisoned starters Trevor Cahill , Gio Gonzalez , and closer Andrew Bailey before surprising everyone by winning the AL West in 2012. Yesterday, the Boston Red Sox sent ...

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  17. New York Mets leave winter meetings with bench batRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Isportsweb.com

    ... Mayberry will get a handful of starts against the tough left-handers in the division such as Cole Hamels or Gio Gonzalez. Then the Mets could move Cuddyer to first base, have Mayberry play right field, as he's a better defender than Cuddyer, and ...

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  18. Oakland A's GM Billy Beane Is Working as a Competent Executive, Not a VillainRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 9, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... seasons. He learned from that mistake. After the 2007 season, he traded 27-year-old Nick Swisher and acquired Gio Gonzalez. In 2008, he traded 26-year-old Rich Harden, who had a 2.34 ERA at the time. That trade brought in Donaldson. Then, after the ...

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  19. Everybody's waiting on the A's after Josh Donaldson tradeRead the original story

    Nov 30, 2014 | South Side Sox

    Sometimes he gets it right, like when he surprised everybody by signing Yoenis Cespedes before the 2012 season, and after trading away Gio Gonzalez and Trevor Cahill earlier in the winter. The A's looked like they were rebuilding, and they ended up winning 94 games instead.

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  20. Updated Odds for Washington Nationals to Sign Top 5 Remaining Free-Agent TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... that to be true in 2011 with the acquisition of outfielder Jayson Werth and in 2012 when he brought in starter Gio Gonzalez, two players who have been instrumental in the Nationals' recent success. This time around, it's free-agent hurler Max ...

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