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JONNY GOMES RUMORS & GOSSIP

Vin Scully explains how Jonny Gomes was once attacked by a wolf

When Vin Scully talks, we listen. During Monday night’s Braves-Dodgers game, Scully narrated a story about Braves outfielder Jonny Gomes…and how he was once attacked by a wolf as a child. Wait, what? I’m more curious as to why a “hired hand” brought in by Gomes’s grandmother would bring a leashed wolf to a jobsite, but hey, I’m just being picky now. I’d much rather...
Via Awful Announcing
7 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vin Scully tells a story about the time a wolf nearly devoured Jonny Gomes

During Monday's contest between the Braves and Dodgers, legendary broadcaster Vin Scully veered into David Attenborough territory for a story about the time a 12-year-old Jonny Gomes nearly became a wolf's lunch.   Scully also references Gomes' other rough life experiences, which include surviving a heart attack that lasted 24 hours before he sought treatment. By comparison, the...
Via Fox Sports
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Vin Scully Tells Amazing Story About Jonny Gomes Surviving Wolf Attack (Video)

Jonny Gomes is quite the character. So, too, is legendary broadcaster Vin Scully. Combine the two, and it’s only a matter of time before you get the most amazing story ever. That’s exactly what happened Monday when the Atlanta Braves visited Los Angeles to take on the Dodgers. As Gomes came to bat for Atlanta in the fourth inning, Scully launched into a tale of truly epic proportions...
Via NESN.com
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Ex-Red Sox Jonny Gomes: Boston, World Series Will ‘Always Be Part Of Me’

This embed is invalid" /> You can take Jonny Gomes out of Boston. But you can’t take Boston out of Jonny Gomes. Gomes returned to JetBlue Park in Fort Myers, Fla., on Tuesday as his Atlanta Braves played the Boston Red Sox in Grapefruit League action. He used the trip to reconnect with former teammates, as it’s clear Boston still holds a special...
Via NESN.com
March 18, 2015  |  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 MLBDailyDish.com’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...
Via NESN.com
November 14, 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, Loudmouth...
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...
Via NESN.com
February 07, 2014  |  Discuss
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