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JONNY GOMES RUMORS & GOSSIP

James Shields: Ex-Teammate Jonny Gomes Helped Me Develop As Leader

Jonny Gomes still is leaving his fingerprints on October, apparently. James Shields has emerged as a leader — first in Tampa Bay and then in Kansas City — over the last nine seasons. According to the Royals ace, Gomes played a role in that development. James Shields mentioned Jonny Gomes as a teammate who helped him develop as a leader. Because of course. #boysclub #mensleague—...
Via NESN.com
3 days ago  |  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...
Via isportsweb.com
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Cubs Could Be Interested In Signing Ex-Red Sox Jonny Gomes

Jonny Gomes might be on Theo Epstein’s radar. The Chicago Cubs are in the market for a veteran outfielder with playoff experience and leadership qualities, according to ESPN.com’s Jesse Rogers. League sources told Rogers that the Cubs could be interested in signing Gomes for such a role. Gomes is set to become a free agent after spending 2014 with the Boston Red Sox and Oakland...
Via NESN.com
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...
Via NESN.com
July 31, 2014  |  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
July 29, 2014  |  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...
Via RedSoxLife
July 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Jonny Gomes Is On KC Royals Trade Radar

(Getty Images)According to ESPN.com'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...
Via FenwayNation
July 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...
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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