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David Ross, Jonny Gomes likely to follow Lester to Cubs

Jon Lester choosing to sign with the Chicago Cubs could have a domino effect. Some believe that Lester agreeing to a deal with the Cubs means free agents David Ross and Jonny Gomes could follow. Yahoo’s Jeff Passan said the chances the two sign with the Cubs “increases significantly.” ESPN’s Buster Olney also believes Ross...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
16 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Ex-Red Sox Jonny Gomes Draws Interest From Rangers, Mariners

This embed is invalid" /> Jonny Gomes could soon find a new home. The Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners have checked in on Gomes, according to’s Jerry Crasnick. The Chicago Cubs, who have been linked to Gomes in the past, also reportedly inquired about the free-agent outfielder. Gomes’ market has been taking shape for a few weeks. WEEI...
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Free Agent Jonny Gomes drawing interest from several teams

Jonny Gomes was traded along side Boston veteran Jon Lester at this year’s non-waiver trade deadline. Gomes finished the 2014 season with a .234/.350/.250 slash line and entered free agency. Now, alongside the previously announced Chicago Cubs, the Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers are working on trying the ink the free agent per ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick. The Cubs are noted...
Via Baseball Essential
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Market Beginning To Heat Up For Jonny Gomes

Jeremy Crasnick of ESPN has reported on Twitter that teams are starting to check in with outfielder Jonny Gomes. He specified that the Texas Rangers, Seattle Mariners and Chicago Cubs have all reached out to Gomes. The 34-year old Gomes is a career .244/.335/.442 hitter. His splits are what stand out a bit more, producing at a .276/.373/.371 clip against southpaws. Sandy Alderson...
Via Mets Merized Online
22 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Jonny Gomes Drawing Legitimate Interest From Cubs, Four Others

This embed is invalid" /> The Chicago Cubs must have been licking their chops in July. The Cubs, who reportedly met with free-agent pitcher Jon Lester on Tuesday, are one of five teams showing legitimate interest in free-agent outfielder Jonny Gomes,’s Rob Bradford reported Tuesday, citing a source. Gomes and Lester, of course, were traded...
November 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Jonny Gomes Drawing Interest From Six Teams In Free Agency

Jonny Gomes’ market is starting to develop. Six teams are interested in Gomes, a source told’s Chris Cotillo. The Chicago Cubs reportedly are believed to be among the teams, though the free-agent outfielder still is “early in the process” of choosing his next squad. Gomes was traded from the Boston Red Sox to the Oakland Athletics along with pitcher Jon Lester...
November 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Who will be the 2015 starter in left field?

With Jonny Gomes most likely leaving due to free agency, the Oakland A’s will not have a starting left fielder. In the Athletics depth chart, Stephen Vogt is their backup in left field. However, he is a catcher and after his foot surgery, he should be back behind the plate. Next comes Sam Fuld and Craig Gentry who were both backup outfielders for the Oakland A’s in 2014. Sam...
October 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes Gives Flag Blazers To Teammates

That wacky Jonny Gomes! You just never know what he'll do next. Tattoos in places most humans would never consider putting them, beard growth and shaving on a whim. And now, Gomes is giving all of his teammates an (how shall we say?) interesting Stars and Stripes-themed sport jacket. According to The Boston Globe's Peter Abraham, Gomes finagled a deal with the coat-maker...
Via FenwayNation
March 26, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes Shaves and I Can’t Stop Watching

Not sure what it says about me — and I’m not so sure I want to know — but I have watched this video of Jonny Gomes taming his trademark dirt beard about 500 times in the last hour. There really isn’t a lot to it; the guy cleans up his facial hair, eliminates the pesky mustache portion, and drops a few Gomes-isms. But it holds me enraptured. And I don’t know why. Maybe...
Via Surviving Grady
February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes unveils amazing Red Sox World Series tattoo

Jonny Gomes has a crazy new Boston Red Sox tattoo. It was revealed by teammate Mike Napoli on Twitter on Friday. Napoli sent out a photo of the World Series-inspired tattoo on Twitter along with the caption, “How sick is this?” The Red Sox first baseman then encouraged his followers to guess the tattoo’s owner before ultimately revealing that Gomes is the man behind the ink...
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss

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