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Chicago, IL
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

With chance to advance, Bulls show lack of urgency in Game 5 loss 4/28/2015
Opportunity greeted the Bulls when they arrived Monday at the United Center.

Bucks stun Bulls at home, set sights on winning series 4/28/2015
Nothing about this Bulls season has been easy.

White Sox-Orioles game postponed due to Baltimore riots 4/28/2015
BALTIMORE — All of the TVs in the White Sox clubhouse at Camden Yards on Monday afternoon were tuned to news reports of unrest in the streets of Baltimore.

Blackhawks expect toughest challenge yet from Wild 4/27/2015
It was late Monday afternoon when the Blackhawks announced that single-game tickets for the potential third round of the Stanley Cup playoffs would go on sale Wednesday.

Dominoes on offensive line could sway Bears' draft 4/27/2015
Before the Bears hunker down in the draft room at Halas Hall on Thursday night, they will take to the practice fields for the extra minicamp afforded organizations that have hired a new head coach.