“El Titan” Makes Network Debut During Dodgers-Angels Broadcast Friday, August 15
LOS ANGELES – Five-time Major League Baseball All-Star Adrian “El Titan” Gonzalez joins FOX Deportes’ talent lineup as an MLB game analyst for the 2020 season. The announcement was made today by Orlando Silver, Vice President of Production, FOX Deportes.
“We are thrilled to add Adrian and feel that he fits in perfectly with our star-studded talent roster,” Silver said. “Adrian continues to have a major presence in Major League Baseball and will no doubt add invaluable expertise to our broadcasts. We are honored that he has chosen FOX Deportes to make his debut as a game analyst.”
The Mexican legend makes his network debut as his former team, the Los Angeles Dodgers, face the Los Angeles Angels Friday, August 15, at 9:30 PM ET. Gonzalez joins fellow San Diego native Adrian Garcia Marquez on the call.
“I’m incredibly excited to join FOX Deportes,” Gonzalez said. I look forward to getting in the booth and offering viewers my perspective of the game from a player’s and coach’s point of view based on what I learned over my years in the major leagues .”
A five-time All Star, Gonzalez’s illustrious 15-year career included starring roles for the San Diego Padres, Boston Red Sox and Los Angeles Dodgers, with appearances with the Texas Rangers and New York Mets. He earned four Gold Glove Awards and two Silver Slugger Awards and led the league in RBIs in 2014.
The overall first-round pick in the 2000 MLB Draft by the Florida Marlins, Gonzalez finished his career with a batting average of .287 alongside 317 home runs and 1,202 Runs Batted In. Gonzalez also appeared in four editions of the World Baseball Classic with Mexico.
Friday’s game is also available on the new FOX Sports app . Fans can also visit www.foxdeportes.com and follow FOX Deportes on Twitter, Instagram and Facebook for MLB highlights, scores and analysis.