• Rockies' Gonzalez healthy, OK with CF move

    Summary of 3 articles · Updated Feb 23, 2014
    "The big thing is we want to keep [Gonzalez] on the field. The Rockies, coming off an injury-riddled 74-88 season, need Gonzalez to remain healthy in 2014. But the Rockies traded with the Indians for Drew Stubbs in December. And while manager Walt Weiss said Gonzalez will start the spring in center, it's possible he could go back to left if Stubbs or Charlie Blackmon play well enough at center in exhibition games. Left-handed hitting Charlie Blackmon is a center fielder by trade, and lefty Corey Dickerson played passably in center in the past and made progress over the winter.
    Source: ESPN.com
    • Rockies say Gonzalez will remain in left field

      Colorado Rockies manager Walt Weiss says slugger Carlos Gonzalez will remain in left field rather than move over to center to replace Dexter Fowler.
      Source: ESPN.com
    • Rockies nix plan to shift CarGo to center

      The Rockies have scrapped a plan to move three-time Rawlings Gold Glove Award winner Carlos Gonzalez to center field and will keep him in left, manager Walt Weiss said Saturday.
      Source: MLB.com

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