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Career W-L
29-20
 
Career ERA
3.47
Name  Miguel Gonzalez
Born  5/27/1984
Height  6-1
Weight  170
Number  50
Position  SP
Bats  R
Throws  R
Hot8/29/2014 10:05:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez pitched seven innings, allowing one run on four hits to earn a victory on Friday against the Twins. Gonzalez also struck out six and walked one.
Insight: Gonzalez has nearly dropped his ERA a whole point since the beginning of July. Over his last eight starts, he is 3-2 with a 2.33 ERA. This season he is 7-7 with a 3.61 ERA and 1.35 WHIP.
 
Hot7/27/2014 7:38:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez has posted a 1.82 ERA in July.
Insight: Gonzalez allowed one run on eight hits in six innings Sunday at Seattle, but he took a no decision. He's 5-5 with a 3.77 ERA, a 1.42 WHIP and 75 Ks in 102 2/3 innings.
 
Hot7/11/2014 10:15:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez has thrown eight innings in back-to-back starts.
Insight: Gonzalez took no decisions in both, but he allowed three earned runs and struck out 11 in that span to lower his ERA from 4.56 to 4.04. He allowed two runs on six hits and struck out five Friday against the Yankees.
 
6/17/2014 5:34:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez (oblique) has been activated from the disabled list. He'll start Tuesday against the Rays.
Insight: Gonzalez last pitched on May 30. He was on a roll prior to the injury, going 3-3 with a 3.27 ERA in his last 55 innings after giving up seven runs in his first start of the year. The Orioles haven't announced how they'll proceed now that Gonzalez is back. Kevin Gausman is scheduled to start Wednesday and the O's may stick with a six-man rotation if he pitches well.
 
6/6/2014 12:04:00 PM
Description: The results of Orioles right-hander Miguel Gonzalez's MRI were better than the club expected, but a DL stint could still be a possibility. Source: Eduardo A. Encina.
Insight: The Orioles don't believe that Gonzalez's (4.17 ERA, 1.37 WHIP, 50 K) side injury is an oblique strain, but his status for Saturday's game against Oakland is still up in the air. Baltimore will decide today whether or not he can go or whether he'll be placed on the DL. Regardless, it might be a smart idea to grab Kevin Gausman if he's available.
 
6/4/2014 5:54:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez is dealing with pain in his side and will have an MRI, according to Roch Kubatko of masnsports.com.
Insight: Chris Tillman will start in Gonzalez' place on Thursday, though he'll be on normal rest due to Monday's off day. Gonzalez had a 3.34 ERA and 29 Ks over 32 1/3 innings in May.
 
Cold5/4/2014 6:57:00 PM
Description: Baltimore righthander Miguel Gonzalez couldn't make it out of the fifth inning Sunday at Minnesota.
Insight: Gonzalez gave up six hits, walked four and allowed three earned runs in 4 2/3 innings. The right-hander had a 3.58 ERA over the previous two seasons but his 4.42 FIP suggested he should have been much worse. This year, his ERA is 5.28 and his FIP is 4.90.
 
Hot9/26/2013 10:25:00 PM
Description: Baltimore righthander Miguel Gonzalez held the Blue Jays to just one unearned run in seven innings Thursday at Camden Yards.
Insight: Gonzalez will finish the season on a high note. He went 3-1 with a 2.30 ERA in his final five starts of 2013. The Orioles will finish up the regular season by hosting the Red Sox for a three-game set.
 
9/21/2013 9:26:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez (groin) returned to the mound Saturday against the Rays and allowed three runs over six innings in a loss.
Insight: Gonzalez left his last start with a Grade 1 groin strain but he didn't have to miss any time. The right-hander is 10-8 with a 3.94 ERA and a 1.26 WHIP this season.
 
9/19/2013 4:48:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez (groin) said he felt good during a bullpen session Thursday and is ready to start Saturday if Buck Showalter allows it. SOURCE: Roch Kubatko, MASNSports.com
Insight: Gonzalez is 2-0 with a 2.45 ERA in September but left his last start with a Grade 1 groin strain. The O's play the Rays this weekend.
 
9/5/2013 10:09:00 PM
Description: Baltimore righthander Miguel Gonzalez held the White Sox to just four hits and one run Thursday night at Camden Yards.
Insight: The win snaps a four-game losing streak for Gonzalez. Before tonight, his last win came July 20th against Texas. Gonzalez's next start is scheduled for Tuesday against the Yankees.
 
8/17/2013 4:50:00 PM
Description: Miguel Gonzalez's next start has been moved back to Tuesday. SOURCE: Dan Connolly, Baltimore Sun
Insight: Chris Tillman will now pitch Monday versus Tampa Bay. Gonzalez (8-5, 3.84 ERA) will be available out of the bullpen if the O's need him Saturday against the Rockies.
 
Hot7/11/2013 10:46:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez has thrown seven straight quality starts.
Insight: Gonzalez allowed one run on four hits and walked two over 6 2/3 innings in his latest start Thursday versus Texas to run his record to 7-3. He has a 3.48 ERA, a 1.19 WHIP and for the second straight season is stranding better than 79 percent of his baserunners.
 
6/21/2013 4:54:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez has been activated off the paternity leave list and will start Saturday at Toronto.
Insight: Gonzalez is 5-2 with a 3.75 ERA and a 1.21 WHIP this season. He has a 3.31 ERA and a 0.5 HR/9 on the road this season, compared to a 4.15 ERA and a 1.85 HR/9 at home.
 
6/11/2013 9:48:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez tossed eight impressive innings Tuesday versus the visiting Angels.
Insight: Gonzalez allowed four hits and one run, walked one and struck out five to improve to 4-2. He came in with a 5.11 ERA in four home starts this season. The right-hander has won his last two starts with a 1.29 ERA and a 12/2 K/BB.
 
5/21/2013 4:22:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez (blister) has been activated from the 15-day disabled list.
Insight: Gonzalez left his start on May 3 with a blister on his right thumb and was placed on the DL a week later. He'll start Tuesday against the Yankees, a team he has a career 2.75 ERA against in 19 2/3 career innings. Jair Jurrjens has been demoted.
 
5/15/2013 5:53:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez (blister) will throw a simulated game Friday, according to Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com. He'll return to the rotation next week if all goes well.
Insight: Gonzalez left his start on May 3 with a blister on his right thumb and was placed on the DL a week later. He'll throw 25 pitches in the bullpen and then 25-30 in the simulated game Friday.
 
5/14/2013 4:48:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez is looking to make a rehab start this week, according to Brittany Ghiroli of MLB.com.
Insight: Gonzalez left his start on May 3 with a blister on his right thumb and was placed on the DL a week later. He'll have to make a rehab start Saturday if the team is going to slot him in the next time it needs a fifth starter.
 
5/9/2013 8:05:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez has been placed on the 15-day disabled list, retroactive to May 4, due to a blister on his right thumb.
Insight: Gonzalez left Friday's start after six innings after the blister opened up on his throwing hand. He's eligible to return next weekend.
 
5/7/2013 6:30:00 PM
Description: Orioles starter Miguel Gonzalez (thumb) will have his next start pushed back to Friday or Saturday, according to beat writer Roch Kubatko.
Insight: Gonzalez left Friday's start after six innings due to a blister on his right thumb. He was a surprise last season with a 3.25 ERA in 105 1/3 innings, but he has come back to Earth this year with a 4.58 ERA and a 1.42 WHIP.