The very much professional Carlos Gonzalez is one of the most prominent figures of the baseball. He is a Venezuelan professional baseball right fielder. He plays for the Colorado Rockies of the Major League Baseball. He started his baseball career with Oakland Athletics in 2008. He also managed to win Silver Slugger Award and Gold Glove Award (three times). Carlos Gonzalez was born on October 17, 1985 and this makes his age 31 years at this time. His place of birth was Maracaibo, Venezuela. He is Venezuelan. His ethnicity is Amerindians. His star sign is Libra. He made his parents proud with his professional achievements. With sheer dedication and devotion, Carlos Gonzalez makes himself one of the eminent personalities of the sports world.
From his early age of life, Carlos Gonzalez has shown huge dedication and devotion towards baseball. On August 3, 2002, the Arizona Diamondbacks acquired him. He started his professional baseball career in 2003. He began his career with Missoula Osprey. In 72 games, he batted .258 with 6 home runs in 72 games.
On May 30, 2008, Carlos Gonzalez made his MLB debut against the Texas Rangers. On June 20, 2008, he hit his first career home runs by playing against the Florida Marlins. On Nov 12, 2008, the Colorado Rockies along with Huston Street and Greg Smith picked him. On January 11, 2011, he agreed to a seven-year, $80.5 million contract extension with the Rockies. Through 2016 season, his batting average (.291), hits (1152), Home runs (201), Runs Batted in (654), stolen base (114). Numerous awards and rewards have honored him for his professional achievements.
Opening some important pages of his personal life and biography, Carlos Gonzalez is a married man. He has a beautiful wife whose name is Indonesia Riera. His wife is Venezuelan. Indonesia Riera is a successful model, actress and television personality of Venezuela. Since getting married to till date, the lovely couple is living happily together. They married in 2012. In 2014, she gave birth to twins named Carlota and Genova. However, the twins born at 30 months premature. They also had a son Santiago whom Gonzalez adopted.
It says celebs cannot complete without controversy. Until now, Carlos Gonzalez has not been the part of the controversy though. As he has a beautiful wife and lovely children so there is no any confusion about his sexuality. He is straight. He has the busiest schedule but he maintains a perfect balance between personal life and professional life.
Carlos Gonzalez has a good height of 6 feet and 1 inch, which is around 1.83m. He is popular on social media. Recent updates about his life and bio can be taken from Twitter and Wikipedia. His salary is impressive. As of 2016, his salary is 10.5 million USD. His net worth is around $36 million. He is an inspiration for upcoming generations.