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Gonzalez launches comeback attempt in winter league

Juan Gonzalez Gonzalez

CAROLINA, Puerto Rico -- Two-time AL MVP Juan Gonzalez
returned to the Puerto Rican winter league this offseason in hopes
of landing a contract with a major league team.

Gonzalez said "some" big league teams have showed interest in
him, although he would not name them.

"There are some teams interested, but we'll wait and see what
happens," the former slugger said Monday before Puerto Rico played
Mexico in the Caribbean Series. "My goal is to play good baseball
here and try to win."

Gonzalez returned to the Puerto Rican league after an 11-year
absence.

In the past he has said his main goal is to reach 500 home runs
in the majors and be inducted into the Hall of Fame. He has 434
homers.

"The most important is that I'm happy and healthy," he added.

Gonzalez played one game with Cleveland in 2005 and 33 with Kansas City in 2004.