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WBC: Puerto Rico 4, United States 3

MIAMI, March 15 (UPI) -- A two-run double by Andy Gonzalez keyed a big sixth-inning Friday and Puerto Rico went on to eliminate the United States from the WBC with a 4-3 win.

WBC: Puerto Rico 4, Italy 3

MIAMI, March 13 (UPI) -- An RBI single by Andy Gonzalez capped a three-run, eighth-inning rally Wednesday that gave Puerto Rico a 4-3 win over Italy in the World Baseball Classic.

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MLB: Cleveland 13, Baltimore 8

CLEVELAND, Aug. 11 (UPI) -- Ben Francisco had a homer, two RBI and three runs scored Monday to lead the Cleveland Indians to a 13-8 win over the Baltimore Orioles.

MLB: Detroit 14, Cleveland 12 (13 inn.)

CLEVELAND, July 31 (UPI) -- Placido Polanco put Detroit in front with an RBI groundout in the 13th inning Wednesday and the Tigers came from six runs behind to defeat Cleveland 14-12.

MLB: Texas 5, Chi. White Sox 1

ARLINGTON, Texas, Aug. 31 (UPI) -- Sammy Sosa hit a homer and drove in another run Thursday night as the Texas Rangers beat the Chicago White Sox, 5-1, to complete a series sweep.

MLB: Chicago White Sox 5, Tampa Bay 4

CHICAGO, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Josh Fields hit a two-run homer in a four-homer, five-run seventh inning Monday as the Chicago White Sox rallied past Tampa Bay 5-4.

MLB: Detroit 13, Chi. White Sox 9

CHICAGO, July 25 (UPI) -- Four hits and seven RBI from Ryan Raburn, both career highs, helped Detroit outslug the Chicago White Sox 13-9 Wednesday.

MLB: Chi. White Sox 3, Kansas City 1

KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 1 (UPI) -- Jon Garland gave up an earned run and seven hits in seven innings Sunday as the Chicago White Sox beat Kansas City, 3-1.

MLB: Chi. White Sox 5, Tampa Bay 3

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 27 (UPI) -- Paul Konerko put Chicago in front with a two-run double in the eighth Wednesday and the White Sox held on to defeat Tampa Bay 5-3.

MLB: Chicago Sox 6, Tampa Bay 1

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 26 (UPI) -- Andy Gonzalez had a home run and three RBI Tuesday, powering the Chicago White Sox to a 6-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Devil Rays.

MLB: Chicago Sox 5, Tampa Bay 4

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla., June 25 (UPI) -- Andy Gonzalez went 4-for-5 with two RBI and a run scored, and Paul Konerko drove in the winning run Monday as the Chicago White Sox beat Tampa Bay 5-4.
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Angel Manuel "Andy" González (born December 15, 1981 in Río Piedras, Puerto Rico) is a Major League Baseball utility player for the Florida Marlins organization.

González was drafted by the Chicago White Sox in the 5th round of the 2001 Major League Baseball Draft and was a Gulf Coast League All-star shortstop in 2001, with a .323 batting average. He steadily advanced through Chicago's minor league system and made his major league debut on April 25, 2007. In 189 at-bats in the majors in 2007, González batted only .185. After the season, the White Sox did not tender González a contract making him a free agent.

On December 21, 2007, he signed a minor league contract with the Cleveland Indians with an invitation to spring training. After not making the team out of spring training, González began the year with Triple-A Buffalo. He was called up to the majors on July 26, 2008, to fill the roster following the trade of Casey Blake. He was designated for assignment on August 29 and became a free agent at the end of the season.

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