Given the chance to play regularly, Gonzalez blossomed into a quality major-league regular in 2006. He led the Padres in home runs and batting average and became the first player to have more than one multiple-homer game in a season at Petco Park.
HOME RUNS: 24
ON-BASE PERCENTAGE: .362
OPS : 127
Stats courtesy baseball-reference.com.Photos courtesy of AP Images.
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BURLINGTON, Vt. — A former Major League Baseball player is running for governor in Vermont as a member of the Liberty Union party, which bills itself as nonviolent and socialist.
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