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Mark Gonzales
Reporter, Specialist
My Role

Mark is responsible for covering many facets of the White Sox's baseball beat on a year-round basis. This entails daily coverage as well as documenting trends and anticipating moves that affect the team's roster, their future and their decision-making process. He follows the team on the road, from the start of spring training in Glendale, Ariz., to the end of their season. These developments are reported at ChicagoBreakingSports.com, at Twitter @MDGonzales and in the Tribune.
My Biography

Mark has been a full-time baseball beat writer since 1992, covering the San Francisco Giants for the San Jose (Calif.) Mercury News. He became the Diamondbacks' beat writer for the Arizona Republic in 2000 and became the newspaper's national baseball writer for the 2004 season. Mark has the distinction of covering two World Series champions - the 2001 Diamondbacks and the 2005 White Sox - as well as Stanford University's 1988 College World Series title team for the Peninsula Times Tribune in Palo Alto, Calif. Mark started his career in September of 1980 at the PTT and covered Barry Bonds' feats at Serra High School in San Mateo, Calif. In April of 1989, he moved to the Mercury News, covering numerous sports, including the University of California's 1992 Florida Citrus Bowl title team. Mark was a Tribune Beck Award recipient in February of 2006.
My Interests

Traveling to warm weather climates, photography, reading.
My Recent Articles

Up next: White Sox at Rangers 4/18/2014
All games on WSCR-AM 670.

Red Sox score 2 in 9th for 3-1 victory 4/18/2014
White Sox waste strong, 10-strikeout, one hit outing from Chris Sale as foes capitalize on Jon Lester's equally fine effort With the scoreboard at U.S. Cellular Field dotted with zeros early Thursday night, Chris Sale figured his duel with fellow left-hander Jon Lester was going to come down to "who's going to crack first."

Photos: Red Sox 3, White Sox 1 4/18/2014


Sox bring Putnam in to relieve tired bullpen 4/18/2014
Designate Veal for assignment Zach Putnam was sleeping Wednesday night when the message from Triple-A Charlotte manager Joel Skinner arrived.

Reader Q&A: Colleen Kane's White Sox mailbag 4/18/2014
The Tribune's White Sox writer answers your questions about the bullpen, the bullpen and the bullpen The Tribune's White Sox writer answers your questions about the bullpen, the bullpen and the bullpen.