He was traded from Los Angeles to Atlanta as part of a five-player deal in December and released two days later. It was the fewest games of playing time he saw since 2005, when he was a member of the Texas Rangers.
When the New York Mets signed free agent Jay Bruce on Wednesday, there was talk that the veteran outfielder might see some action at first base.
He has been a star and pivotal part of teams through much of his 14-year career but was limited by injury to 71 games last season and was not part of the Dodgers' run to Game 7 of the World Series. Terms of the deal have yet to be publicized, but the club is only on the hook for the league minimum in 2018 as the bulk of Gonzalez's salary will still be paid by the Braves. Rather, he would be available to replace or at least tutor Dominic Smith, whose first partial season with the Mets did not convince the club he is ready to be the everyday first baseman.
He could still very well be the future of the team at first, but could need more time in triple-A to hone his game, leaving the Mets to search for a short-term option at the position. Smith hit.198/.262/.395 with nine homers and 26 RBIs in 49 games.
Gonzalez, whose better days are certainly behind him is the epitome of a low risk, high reward signing.
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USA Today first reported the agreement between Gonzalez and the Mets.
At the end of the day, this is a five-time All-Star who finished in the top 20 of MVP voting eight times.
The 35-year-old first baseman is coming off of a down year, during which he struggled to remain healthy and produced a meager.242/.287/.355 batting line with three home runs in 252 plate appearances.
The cause of the incident is still being investigated, BBC reports. "The front of the plane crashed and the back was in the air". Some 162 passengers and crew were on board the aircraft when it overshot the runway and nosedived downhill.
Ashwin might have not been the most likely bowler to take wickets at Centurion but he ended up picking 4 in the first innings. And then, the Indian fielders closed in and this coincided with some utterly ridiculous running from South Africa .
In that absurd move, the manager took two of his best players off the field when they needed a goal the most . An injury that forced Chelsea captain Gary Cahill off late in the first half added to Conte's problems.
Lyon has taken 17 wickets from just 13 ODIs at an average of 34.82 but hasn't played in this format for Australia since mid-2016. England's Eoin Morgan poses with the trophy after the fifth Royal London One Day International at the Ageas Bowl, Southampton.
The move underscores a strengthening USA business climate stemming from the tax code overhaul, Fiat Chrysler officials said. The Saltillo plant will eventually be retooled to build a future commercial vehicle - perhaps something van-shaped.
Diplomacy Works, a pressure group set up by former secretary of state John Kerry to defend the deal, was scathing. Trump will also demand Iran allow easier and more immediate access to worldwide inspections of its nuclear sites.
The unthinkable has happened at the annual electronic devices expo in Las Vegas - there's been a power cut. It wasn't a case of too many gadgets being plugged in, but a rainstorm knocking out the main power-lines.
The outcry over Trump's remarks dominated news coverage on Friday and has complicated efforts to reach a deal on immigration. Many of those troops are based at a United States base in the East African country of Djibouti.
Give the edge to the Vikings in this one, although don't expect them to run away with this game like they did in Week 1. Bradford was back for the Bears game, but hobbled around in the first half before being pulled for Keenum.
The Ranger retains body-on-frame construction and has standard steel bumpers, a solid rear axle and Dana differentials. An electronic-locking rear differential will be standard on the FX2 and FX4, and optional on all other models.
Cold, dry weather builds for Sunday and Monday
Temperatures are expected to drop even colder overnight Sunday into Monday , with lows forecast in the upper single digits. Skies will be mostly cloudy Friday with highs ranging from near 20 northeast to the 30s for far western Kansas.
Indian Migrant Workers to Get Orange Passports
All current passports will continue to be valid, even once the new series of passports are issued, up till their expiry date. The committee also looked upon the passport issues relating to the children with single parent and that of adopted children.
Watch Legend Bill Murray As Steve Bannon On SNL
Speaking slowly, Murray's Bannon referred to himself as a "kingmaker". "It's time for America to slide down the Bannonster". Asking Armisen's Wolff about something shocking about Donald Trump , he cited the "baby races". "There were baby races.
Kane and Son set records in win over Everton
The result was also Sam Allardyce's 19th Premier League defeat by four or more goals - the most of any manager in the competition. I saw some of the good signs of the players last week against Liverpool , and I saw some of the worst signs second half tonight.
Catholic leaders condemn Trump remarks about Haiti, Africa
When it came to talk of extending protections for Haitians, Mr Durbin said the president replied: "We don't need more Haitians". Two Republican senators who were in the room have said they do not recall the president making those remarks specifically.
Hard search goes on in California mudslides
Next to some of the devastated areas sat large estates untouched by the torrent, their lawns still green and the landscaping lush. The family rode out the storm unharmed on kitchen counters as the debris smashed through the walls and water swirled around them.
Texas Hit By Worst Flu Season in Decades
That's just one reason why officials are asking people to visit their primary doctor or urgent care instead of hospitals. The number of flu-related deaths in Manitoba has almost doubled in the past week, now surpassing last year's total.
Xbox One Outsold PS4 in December 2017
The first Wave, available on the 31st, adds Aegislash to the playable roster, with Mega Rayquaza and Mimikyu assists. There are plenty of discs in this set, as From Software is also bundling in soundtrack CDs for each of the games.
Musician Seal Calls Oprah Winfrey A 'Part Of The Problem'
King described being in the room as "electrifying" and said producers wanted her to originally keep it to three minutes. King noted that there are already people lining up to be Winfrey's campaign manager and volunteers for a potential bid.