Lester wins A's debut, Gomes backs him to beat KC
pitching into the seventh inning and Jonny Gomes got two hits during an eight-run ..... champion Boston Red Sox, Lester and Gomes teamed up to boost the club with ..... with the AL West-leading A's, Gomes delivered in an eight-run fifth
Gomes' grand slam powers Red Sox
Johnny Gomes on Boston's 6-3 win over the A's.
Sizemore, Gomes HRs lead Red Sox over Yankees 4-2
year, 4-2 over the New York Yankees on Friday night. Jonny Gomes led off the sixth with another long ball off CC Sabathia ..... allowed just David Ross' third-inning double until Gomes led off the sixth with his first homer of the year, on
Will 2015 be another 2012 for Athletics?
production from their first basemen, DH's, and right fielders, consisting largely of Josh Reddick, Brandon Moss, Jonny Gomes , and Chris Carter. Coco Crisp and Seth Smith were also good. Oh, and the A's signed Yoenis Cespedes that year
Is fouling off pitches a skill?
089 16.5% Tommy Medica 16.0% 0.175 29.0% Jonny Gomes 15.9% 0.095 27.4% Joe Mauer 15.8% 0.095 ..... just grip it and rip it (or take) with two strikes. Jonny Gomes , we're looking at you. Unless you're Pablo Sandoval
Cubs make earth-shattering move with Lester acquisition
been talking to some of Lester’s former Red Sox teammates, free agents such as catcher David Ross and outfielder Jonny Gomes . And they’ve got the prospect power to acquire more pitching (Johnny Cueto? Jordan Zimmermann? Aroldis Chapman
Jon Lester ready to help lead A's back to playoffs
being traded along with outfielder Jonny Gomes to the two-time reigning AL West ..... Young already know each other well, Gomes ' presence should help Lester adjust ..... the postseason in the game,'' Gomes said. ''You guys don't get to
A's struggling without Cespedes (so far)
had a feeble 303 on-base percentage and modest .767 OPS before the A’s traded him for Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes . In fact, Gomes was a greater threat against left-handed pitching. So, how valuable was Cespedes to the Athletics’ offense
How far away is the in-game corner outfield switch?
Brett Gardner NYY LF 5.6 Carlos Beltran NYY RF -20.5 Jonny Gomes OAK LF -9.1 Josh Reddick OAK RF 16.3 Mike Morse SFG ..... the particularities of each park. "I'd hate to have Gomes in right field at Fenway or Morse in right field in AT
A's deal Tommy Milone to Twins for Sam Fuld
Twins claimed him off waivers eight days later. He and newly acquired Jonny Gomes are likely to compete for time in left field after Yoenis Cespedes was traded to Boston for left-hander Jon Lester and Gomes .