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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

White Sox 9, Red Sox 2 7/30/2015
All the action from Fenway Park.

Robin Ventura and Adam Eaton on the trade deadlin 7/30/2015
White Sox's Robin Ventura and Adam Eaton talk about the trade deadline.

Melky Cabrera's hot streaks continue against Red Sox 7/30/2015
White Sox manager Robin Ventura said Melky Cabrera "seems to be in the middle of everything" during his team's recent hot streak.

White Sox winning streak reaches seven with 9-2 thumping of Red Sox 7/30/2015
Adam Eaton signaled it was going to be another good night at Fenway Park when he led off with a home run to right field Wednesday against the Red Sox.

Wednesday's recap: White Sox 9, Red Sox 2 7/30/2015
Adam Eaton and Alexei Ramirez homered to help push the White Sox to a 9-2 victory over the Red Sox on Wednesday night at Fenway Park. The White Sox, who scored six runs on 10 hits in two-plus innings off Red Sox starter Rick Porcello, extended their winning streak to seven, a first for the club...