Gonzalez is not in the lineup Sunday against Atlanta, Jenny Cavnar of AT&T SportsNet Rocky Mountain reports. Gonzalez sits for just the third time in the Rockies' last 33 games. He's hitting .316/.395/.579 over that stretch. David Dahl will slide over to right field Sunday, with Gerardo Parra starting in left.
Gonzalez is not in the lineup Sunday against the Dodgers. Gonzalez collected hits in each of the past three games, but manager Bud Black will give him a day off with lefty Rich Hill toeing the rubber for Los Angeles. David Dahl will take over in right field for the afternoon.
Gonzalez is not in the lineup against Pittsburgh on Wednesday, Patrick Saunders of The Denver Post reports. Gonzalez will receive a rare day off -- his first since July 10 -- as David Dahl gets a start in right field in his absence. Since the All-Star break, Gonzalez has hit .313/.361/.567 with three home runs and 10 RBI. Look for him to rejoin the starting nine Thursday versus the Dodgers.
Gonzalez went 1-for-4 with a double and two RBI in Tuesday's loss to the Pirates. Gonzalez provided all of Colorado's offense in this one, plating a pair with his sixth-inning double in the 10-2 defeat. The 32-year-old hit a blazing .345/.389/.667 in July, and he's now gotten off to a solid start in August as well. Through seven games in the month, he's 7-for-27 with a homer, two doubles and four RBI.
Gonzalez went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run in Friday's loss to the Brewers. Gonzalez took Junior Guerra deep for his 14th homer of the year. Gonzalez has recorded a hit in five straight games, bringing his slash line to .291/.340/.505 on the year. The 32-year-old has matched his home run total from last year in 47 fewer games, and is hitting well above the .262 average he put up as well.
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