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Jonny Gomes lays out for diving catch and saves two runs (VIDEO)

Jonny Gomes took a dive out in left field to make an amazing catch, stealing two runs from the Astros at Minute Maid Park Tuesday night.The A's left fielder's third-inning stretch wasn't enough though. Houston ended up winning 4-2.Your browser does not support iframes.
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Jonny Gomes and Jon Lester Take the the Bucket Challenge. And It’s as Epic as You’d Expect.

Say this about Gomes and Lester: They don’t half-ass anything. The post Jonny Gomes and Jon Lester Take the the Bucket Challenge. And It’s as Epic as You’d Expect. appeared first on Surviving Grady.
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes Do Ice Bucket Challenge; Ben Cherington Next? (Video)

Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes accepted David Ortiz’s challenge. Lester and Gomes, both of whom were traded from the Boston Red Sox to the Oakland Athletics before the Major League Baseball non-waiver trade deadline, on Wednesday participated in the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge. They did so in emphatic fashion. The duo had been challenged by Ortiz, who was challenged by former Red Sox...
6 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes Slams Into Wall To Make Spectacular Sliding Catch (Video)

Jonny Gomes isn’t exactly renowned for his defense. If anything, glovework probably is the weakest aspect of the former Boston Red Sox outfielder’s game. Gomes still finds a way to come through with the occasional web gem, though. During the first inning of Sunday’s matchup with the Atlanta Braves, Gomes, who was traded to the Oakland A’s along with Jon Lester last month...
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes Introduces World To Oakland Athletics ‘NBA Referee’ (Video)

Jonny Gomes already is having a good time in his new home. Gomes, who was traded from the Boston Red Sox to the Oakland Athletics before last week’s Major League Baseball non-waiver trade deadline, appeared on MLB Network’s “Intentional Talk” this week. While chatting with the show’s hosts, Kevin Millar and Chris Rose, Gomes introduced the world to the A’s “NBA referee...
18 days ago  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes: ‘I Just Can’t Fathom’ A Player Wanting To Leave Red Sox

Jonny Gomes is heading back home — reluctantly. The outfielder, along with Boston Red Sox teammate Jon Lester, was traded Thursday to the Oakland A’s for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and now will play his games just down the road from his hometown of Petaluma, Calif. Gomes greatly enjoyed his brief time in Boston, though, a one-and-a-half year stint that included a World Series...
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Red Sox Trade Jon Lester And Jonny Gomes To A’s For Yoenis Cespedes

Trying to confirm, but hearing Lester and Gomes might be moving for Cespedes — Alex Speier (@alexspeier) July 31, 2014 Confirmed. — Alex Speier (@alexspeier) July 31, 2014 It was rumored that the Boston Red Sox could be trading Jon Lester once he was scratched from a start earlier in the week. On Thursday morning, the […] The post Red Sox Trade Jon Lester And Jonny Gomes To...
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27 days ago  |  Discuss

Top Five Likely Sox Departures By Thursday

Here are the top five most likely Red Sox players to no longer be Red Sox players by this time Thursday:1.) Jonny Gomes, OF. There are plenty of contending teams that could use the "Good Luck Playoff Charm" that is Gomes. The guy just seems to win wherever he goes. He still hits lefties at a ridiculous pace and is no longer in Boston's plans;2.) Andrew Miller, RP. There...
Via FenwayNation
28 days ago  |  Discuss

Are Royals looking to acquire Jonny Gomes?

Photo Courtesy of Bob ReinartNick TarantinoContributing Writer Rumor has is it that the Kansas City Royals are in need of a right handed bat for their outfield in wake of Nori Aoki's struggles this season. One of the right handed bats that is on their list is Boston's beloved personality Johnny Gomes, according to ESPN Boston and Jerry CrosniackI'm not so against this...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes Is On KC Royals Trade Radar

(Getty Images)According to's Jerry Crasnick, the Kansas City Royals are interested in a trade with the Red Sox to acquire Jonny Gomes. The Royals are in need of a right-handed bat as they make a push for the post-season in the AL Central. Currently, Kansas City is in second place behind Detroit—6.5 games out of first and 2.5 games out of an AL Wild Card berth. Interestingly...
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July 14, 2014  |  Discuss
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