Marlins newcomer Andre Rienzo paving way as Brazilian-born big leaguer
Rienzo can be that for kids in Brazil who want to give a sport other than "futebol" a try. Cleveland Indians catcher Yan Gomes is the only other Brazilian-born player on a 40-man roster. Both are trailblazers. "It's getting better," Rienzo
Moss encouraged after taking on-field batting practice
RUNDOWN DAY: The Indians practiced catching runners during rundown plays that presented one interesting matchup. Catcher Yan Gomes got to frequently tag his brother, Juan, who was drafted by the Indians last summer.
Do we get more surprising hitters, or pitchers?
Lucroy wasn't a big-time prospect. Jose Bautista and Yan Gomes have been different sorts of surprises. Baseball players ..... McHugh. Shane Greene. Roark. On the hitting side, Gomes . Matt Carpenter. Matt Adams. Kyle Seager. On, and
Do the Indians have the best catching duo in the American League?
Yan Gomes admitted during Tribe Fest that he was leery ..... Francona decided to carry two catchers. With Gomes winning a Silver Slugger award and Perez ..... this week. "I am thankful for him," said Gomes of Perez. "It was tough to take a day off
Kluber calls trip to New York for Cy Young 'a little surreal'
Fest. Kluber, along with catcher Yan Gomes , were given the option of returning ..... along with all those other people." Gomes didn't find out until a couple days ..... getting to attend. Like Kluber, Gomes was also a little in awe of who else
Cleveland Indians announce 2015 promotional schedule
Santana (July 8, courtesy of Discount Drug Mart); and a Yan Gomes jersey (August 29, courtesy of Sherwin-Williams ..... presented by Wayside Furniture August 29: Fireworks/ Yan Gomes jersey+ courtesy of Sherwin-Williams August 30: KeyBank
Kluber, Brantley to appear at Tribe Fest
20 homers, 20 steals and 45 doubles in a season. Among players confirmed to attend are Silver Slugger Award winner Yan Gomes , Cody Allen, Carlos Carrasco, Nick Swisher, Jason Kipnis, Mike Aviles, Trevor Bauer, Michael Bourn, Lonnie Chisenhall
Top Michael Brantley moments of 2014
was thrown out at the plate on a perfect throw from Brantley, who got his 10th outfield assist of the season. Catcher Yan Gomes hesitated for a second after tagging out Gordon, which allowed Yasiel Puig to tag up from first. Puig was originally
Thursday's Sports In Brief
Beltre won for the fourth time and was joined on the AL team by White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez, Cleveland catcher Yan Gomes and Detroit designated hitter Victor Martinez. Trout was joined in the outfield by Toronto's Jose Bautista and Cleveland
Mike Trout, Andrew McCutchen keep Silver Slugger streaks alive
White Sox shortstop Alexei Ramirez, Cleveland catcher Yan Gomes and Detroit designated hitter Victor Martinez. Trout joined ..... pitcher and Buster Posey at catcher. Brantley, Bumgarner, Gomes , Rendon, Stanton and Walker also were first-time winners