|Week's #1 Player Honored by NL|
Monday, June 4th, 2012
The top batter in the National League last week was Carlos Gonzalez, who batted .556 and towered above everybody with a 7-game hitting barrage.
During the week Gonzalez banged out a .556 batting average (15-27), 5 home runs, 14 runs batted in and scored 8 runs.
Today the Colorado left fielder received the NL Player of the Week Award.
Hitting .315 to date, Gonzalez has 21 home runs and 56 RBIs. He has played in 53 games.