Rangers get infielder Gonzalez
The Rangers have signed infielder Alberto Gonzalez to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training. He has spent all or parts of the last five seasons in the Majors with the Mets, Nationals and Padres. He can play all four infield positions. He has a career batting average of .242.
He spent last season with the Padres and played in 102 games. He hit .215 with a .256 on-base percentage and a .283 slugging percentage. He has played 138 career games at second base and 124 at shortstop.