Outgieler Carlos Gonzalez has agreed a minor league deal with the Cleveland Indians, said ESPN's Jeff Passan sources, confirming many reports.
He earns a base salary of $ 2 million if he is the main league career. ] Gonzalez – the longtime charismatic outfielder of the Rockies, emotional leader and three-time All-Star and three-time Gold Glove winner – left the team as a free agent after the 2017 season, then returned to Colorado last March with $ 5 millions, one year contract – a big cut from his previous deal for $ 80 million over seven years.
Nicknamed player has been hit in CarGo .280 with 11 home runs and 41 RBIs in the first half of last season, but his production followed after the break, with him batting .272 with only five home runs at 23 RBIs. He finished pedestrian-by-his-standards 1
Gonzalez, 33, went on 1-for-10 with two runs to defeat the NL division-series at the Milwaukee Brewers.
In years since he had loved his first postseason journey, there were many highs, with Gonzalez becoming the NL batting champ in 2010, putting two 100-RBI seasons and pressing a career -High 40 homers in 2015. His numbers for the Rockies also include the .290 average with 227 homers and 749 RBIs.