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Jonny Gomes LF

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Career Summary
Years PA AVG OBP SLG TAv WARP
15 4009 .242 .333 .436 .276 11.9
Birth Date11-22-1980
Height6' 1"
Weight230 lbs
Age37 years, 10 months, 27 days
BatsR
ThrowsR
WARP Summary

MLB Statistics

YEAR TEAM AGE G PA AB R H 2B 3B HR TB BB SO HBP SF SH RBI SB CS AVG OBP SLG TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2003 TBA 22 8 16 15 1 2 1 0 0 3 0 6 1 0 0 0 0 0 .133 .188 .200 .198 -0.7 0.0 -0.1
2004 TBA 23 5 15 14 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 0 1 0 0 .071 .133 .071 .082 -2.9 0.0 -0.3
2005 TBA 24 101 407 348 61 98 13 6 21 186 39 113 14 5 1 54 9 5 .282 .372 .534 .305 27.0 -0.7 2.7
2006 TBA 25 117 461 385 53 83 21 1 20 166 61 116 6 9 0 59 1 5 .216 .325 .431 .255 1.5 -0.2 0.1
2007 TBA 26 107 394 348 48 85 20 2 17 160 35 126 7 4 0 49 12 4 .244 .322 .460 .268 9.8 1.5 1.1
2008 TBA 27 77 177 154 23 28 5 1 8 59 15 46 7 1 0 21 8 1 .182 .282 .383 .237 -1.6 -2.2 -0.4
2009 CIN 28 98 314 281 39 75 17 0 20 152 26 85 5 2 0 51 3 1 .267 .338 .541 .293 17.9 -0.9 1.7
2010 CIN 29 148 571 511 77 136 24 3 18 220 39 123 12 9 0 86 5 3 .266 .327 .431 .284 28.1 -10.5 1.9
2011 CIN 30 77 265 218 30 46 8 0 11 87 38 74 5 4 0 31 5 3 .211 .336 .399 .278 6.5 -0.6 0.6
2011 WAS 30 43 107 93 11 19 4 1 3 34 10 31 3 1 0 12 2 0 .204 .299 .366 .247 2.2 0.5 0.3
2012 OAK 31 99 333 279 46 73 10 0 18 137 44 104 8 1 1 47 3 1 .262 .377 .491 .318 22.4 -0.6 2.3
2013 BOS 32 116 366 312 49 77 17 0 13 133 43 89 6 5 0 52 1 0 .247 .344 .426 .283 17.8 -0.7 1.9
2014 BOS 33 78 246 209 22 49 7 0 6 74 26 70 6 5 32 0 0 .234 .329 .354 .265 5.6 -2.1 0.4
2014 OAK 33 34 75 64 6 15 1 0 0 16 9 18 0 2 5 0 0 .234 .320 .250 .235 -0.2 -0.3 -0.1
2015 ATL 34 83 228 195 27 43 7 0 7 71 28 67 3 2 0 22 1 1 .221 .325 .364 .261 6.0 -6.1 -0.0
2015 KCA 34 12 34 30 2 5 2 0 0 7 3 14 0 1 0 4 0 0 .167 .235 .233 .202 -1.5 -0.3 -0.2
Career1203400934564958351571416215064171088835125265024.242.333.436.276137.8-22.911.9

Statistics for All Levels

'opp' stats - Quality of opponents faced - have been moved and are available only as OPP_QUAL in the Statistics reports now.
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YEAR Team Lg G PA TAv oppAVG oppOBP oppSLG oppTAv BABIP BPF BRAA repLVL POS_ADJ FRAA BRR BVORP BWARP VORP WARP
2001 PRI Rk 62 270 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .373 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BAK A+ 134 569 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .387 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TBA MLB 8 16 .198 .274 .326 .413 .259 .222 101 -1.1 0.4 -0.3 0.0 0.2 -0.7 -0.1 -0.7 -0.1
2003 ORL AA 120 515 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .336 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DUR AAA 5 23 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .429 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TBA MLB 5 15 .082 .268 .326 .428 .251 .125 98 -2.9 0.4 -0.3 0.0 -0.1 -2.9 -0.3 -2.9 -0.3
2004 DUR AAA 114 470 .000 .000 .000 .000 .000 .326 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0 0.0
2005 TBA MLB 101 407 .305 .263 .324 .416 .260 .352 103 19.6 11.7 -5.7 -0.7 1.4 27.0 2.7 27.0 2.7
2005 DUR AAA 45 202 .318 .266 .329 .418 .247 .365 105 5.7 2.6 -0.7 -7.2 -0.1 7.4 0.0 7.4 0.0
2006 TBA MLB 117 461 .255 .270 .330 .430 .254 .244 106 -2.8 13.9 -8.5 -0.2 -1.1 1.5 0.1 1.5 0.1
2007 TBA MLB 107 394 .268 .264 .333 .411 .259 .325 103 3.5 11.7 -5.4 1.5 0.1 9.8 1.1 9.8 1.1
2007 DUR AAA 13 56 .308 .269 .338 .413 .264 .444 94 2.9 1.6 -0.7 -1.0 -0.5 3.3 0.2 3.3 0.2
2008 TBA MLB 77 177 .237 .265 .335 .411 .261 .198 104 -4.3 5.1 -2.4 -2.2 0.1 -1.6 -0.4 -1.6 -0.4
2008 DUR AAA 26 123 .264 .248 .319 .380 .253 .342 97 0.7 4.4 -1.8 5.2 1.1 4.3 0.9 4.3 0.9
2009 CIN MLB 98 314 .293 .259 .328 .410 .260 .309 97 11 9.0 -2.9 -0.9 0.8 17.9 1.7 17.9 1.7
2009 LOU AAA 37 147 .287 .260 .328 .401 .247 .326 115 4.2 4.2 -1.4 -0.4 -2.0 5.0 0.5 5.0 0.5
2010 CIN MLB 148 571 .284 .257 .322 .402 .267 .311 97 13.8 15.7 -4 -10.5 2.6 28.1 1.9 28.1 1.9
2011 CIN MLB 77 265 .278 .256 .317 .401 .262 .255 102 4.8 7.1 -2 -0.6 -3.5 6.5 0.6 6.5 0.6
2011 WAS MLB 43 107 .247 .250 .316 .387 .257 .267 100 -1.4 2.9 -0.6 0.5 1.3 2.2 0.3 2.2 0.3
2012 OAK MLB 99 333 .318 .251 .313 .402 .258 .348 96 19.2 9.1 -4.3 -0.6 -1.7 22.4 2.3 22.4 2.3
2013 BOS MLB 116 366 .283 .257 .317 .409 .267 .298 101 8.1 9.6 -2.5 -0.7 2.5 17.8 1.9 17.8 1.9
2014 BOS MLB 78 246 .265 .251 .313 .390 .262 .312 102 1.1 6.3 -1.5 -2.1 -0.3 5.6 0.4 5.6 0.4
2014 OAK MLB 34 75 .235 .251 .311 .372 .254 .312 93 -1.7 1.9 -0.6 -0.3 0.2 -0.2 -0.1 -0.2 -0.1
2015 ATL MLB 83 228 .261 .255 .317 .403 .264 .293 95 0.2 6.1 -1.1 -6.1 0.7 6.0 -0.0 6.0 -0.0
2015 KCA MLB 12 34 .202 .279 .337 .476 .286 .294 101 -1.9 0.9 -0.4 -0.3 -0.1 -1.5 -0.2 -1.5 -0.2

Statistics For All Levels

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Year Team Lg PA R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS AVG OBP SLG ISO TAv VORP FRAA WARP
2001 PRI Rk 270 58 60 11 2 16 44 33 73 15 4 .291 .447 .597 .306 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2002 BAK A+ 569 102 124 24 9 30 72 91 173 15 3 .278 .433 .574 .296 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 DUR AAA 23 2 6 2 1 0 1 2 5 0 0 .316 .435 .526 .211 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 ORL AA 515 68 110 28 3 17 56 53 148 23 2 .249 .350 .441 .192 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2003 TBA MLB 16 1 2 1 0 0 0 0 6 0 0 .133 .188 .200 .067 .198 -0.7 0.0 -0.1
2004 DUR AAA 470 73 100 27 1 26 78 51 136 8 5 .257 .374 .532 .275 .000 0.0 0.0 0.0
2004 TBA MLB 15 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 6 0 0 .071 .133 .071 .000 .082 -2.9 0.0 -0.3
2005 DUR AAA 202 34 52 13 0 14 46 30 44 7 1 .321 .450 .660 .340 .318 7.4 -7.2 0.0
2005 TBA MLB 407 61 98 13 6 21 54 39 113 9 5 .282 .372 .534 .253 .305 27.0 -0.7 2.7
2006 TBA MLB 461 53 83 21 1 20 59 61 116 1 5 .216 .325 .431 .216 .255 1.5 -0.2 0.1
2007 DUR AAA 56 6 13 2 0 1 7 11 15 4 1 .302 .464 .419 .116 .308 3.3 -1.0 0.2
2007 TBA MLB 394 48 85 20 2 17 49 35 126 12 4 .244 .322 .460 .216 .268 9.8 1.5 1.1
2008 DUR AAA 123 19 27 11 0 2 14 12 32 0 1 .252 .344 .411 .159 .264 4.3 5.2 0.9
2008 TBA MLB 177 23 28 5 1 8 21 15 46 8 1 .182 .282 .383 .201 .237 -1.6 -2.2 -0.4
2009 LOU AAA 147 18 37 10 1 9 27 12 36 4 1 .282 .361 .580 .298 .287 5.0 -0.4 0.5
2009 CIN MLB 314 39 75 17 0 20 51 26 85 3 1 .267 .338 .541 .274 .293 17.9 -0.9 1.7
2010 CIN MLB 571 77 136 24 3 18 86 39 123 5 3 .266 .327 .431 .164 .284 28.1 -10.5 1.9
2011 WAS MLB 107 11 19 4 1 3 12 10 31 2 0 .204 .299 .366 .161 .247 2.2 0.5 0.3
2011 CIN MLB 265 30 46 8 0 11 31 38 74 5 3 .211 .336 .399 .188 .278 6.5 -0.6 0.6
2012 OAK MLB 333 46 73 10 0 18 47 44 104 3 1 .262 .377 .491 .229 .318 22.4 -0.6 2.3
2013 BOS MLB 366 49 77 17 0 13 52 43 89 1 0 .247 .344 .426 .179 .283 17.8 -0.7 1.9
2014 BOS MLB 246 22 49 7 0 6 32 26 70 0 0 .234 .329 .354 .120 .265 5.6 -2.1 0.4
2014 OAK MLB 75 6 15 1 0 0 5 9 18 0 0 .234 .320 .250 .016 .235 -0.2 -0.3 -0.1
2015 ATL MLB 228 27 43 7 0 7 22 28 67 1 1 .221 .325 .364 .144 .261 6.0 -6.1 -0.0
2015 KCA MLB 34 2 5 2 0 0 4 3 14 0 0 .167 .235 .233 .067 .202 -1.5 -0.3 -0.2

Plate Discipline

YEAR PITCHES ZONE_RT SWING_RT CONTACT_RT Z_SWING_RT O_SWING_RT Z_CONTACT_RT O_CONTACT_RT SW_STRK_RT CSAA_CHANCES CSAA_RT
2008 659 0.4552 0.4750 0.7157 0.6433 0.3343 0.8446 0.5083 0.2843 269 0.001539
2009 1229 0.4849 0.4736 0.7268 0.6393 0.3175 0.8215 0.5473 0.2732 537 -0.002068
2010 1999 0.4682 0.5043 0.7183 0.6795 0.3500 0.8318 0.5242 0.2817 767 0.008152
2011 1475 0.4481 0.3620 0.7022 0.4947 0.2543 0.8471 0.4734 0.2978 774 0.004629
2012 1327 0.4755 0.3723 0.6923 0.5087 0.2486 0.8037 0.4855 0.3077 702 0.013831
2013 1402 0.4750 0.3902 0.7422 0.5646 0.2323 0.8324 0.5439 0.2578 718 0.017918
2014 1339 0.4668 0.3839 0.7568 0.5328 0.2535 0.8649 0.5580 0.2432 684 0.010697
2015 1061 0.4647 0.3450 0.7077 0.5051 0.2060 0.8434 0.4188 0.2923 594 0.008030
Career104910.46780.41540.72060.57320.27630.83550.51020.2794666.8980.0084

Injury History  —  No longer being updated

Last Update: 12/31/2014 23:59 ET

Date On Date Off Transaction Days Games Side Body Part Injury Severity Surgery Date Reaggravation
2013-03-01 2013-03-03 Camp 2 0 Left Knee Laceration - -
2006-08-22 2006-10-01 15-DL 40 36 Right Shoulder Surgery Debridement & Rotator Cuff Fraying & Impingement 2006-09-05
2006-06-16 2006-06-17 DTD 1 1 Right Shoulder Strain Rotator Cuff -
2004-04-22 2004-05-05 Minors 13 0 Right Groin Strain - -
2002-12-24 2002-12-24 Minors 0 0 - General Medical Heart Attack - -

Compensation

Year Team Salary
2015 ATL $4,000,000
2014 BOS $5,000,000
2013 BOS $5,000,000
2012 OAK $1,000,000
2011 CIN $1,750,000
2010 CIN $800,000
2008 TBA $1,275,000
2007 TBA $407,800
2006 TBA $355,800
YearsDescriptionSalary
9 yrPrevious$19,588,600
9 yrTotal$19,588,600

 

Service TimeAgentContract Status
10 y 97 dDan Lozano, MVP Sports2016

Details
  • 1 year/$2M (2016), plus 2017 mutual option. Signed by Rakuten of Japan 2/16. May earn additional $1M in performance bonuses. Retired 5/25/16.
  • 1 year/$4M (2015), plus 2016 club option. Signed by Atlanta as a free agent 1/15. 15:$4M, 16:$3M club option. 2016 option may become guaranteed based on 2015 plate appearances (vests at $3M with 325 PAs, $3.5M with 425 PAs, $4M with 500 PAs). Acquired by Kansas City in trade from Atlanta 8/31/15. Kansas City declined 2016 option 11/5/15.
  • 2 years/$10M (2013-14). Signed by Boston as a free agent 11/22/12. 13:$5M, 14:$5M. Acquired by Oakland in trade from Boston 7/31/14 (Lester deal).
  • 1 year/$1M (2012). Signed by Oakland as a free agent 1/26/12.
  • 1 year/$0.8M (2010), plus 2011 club option. Re-signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 2/22/10. 10:$0.8M, 11:$1.75M club option (buyout based on 2010 PAs: $50,000 for 200 PAs, $0.1M for 250 PAs, $0.15M for 300 PAs, $0.2M for 350 PAs). Performance bonuses. Cincinnati exercised 2011 option 11/3/10. Acquired by Washington in trade from Cincinnati 7/26/11.
  • 1 year (2009). Signed by Cincinnati as a free agent 1/19/09 (minor-league contract). $0.6M salary in majors. Contract purchased 5/22/09. Non-tendered 12/12/09.
  • 1 year/$1.275M (2008). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 1/17/08 (avoided arbitration). Performance bonus: $25,000 for 500 PAs. Non-tendered 12/12/08.
  • 1 year/$0.4078M (2007). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/07.
  • 1 year/$0.3558M (2006). Re-signed by Tampa Bay 2/06.
  • Drafted by Tampa Bay 2002 (8-224) (Santa Clara). $25,000 signing bonus.

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BP Chats

DateQuestionAnswer
2014-12-18 15:00:00 (link to chat)If you were the Cubs, would you sign Jonny Gomes? How do you quantify 'clubhouse leadership'? He's a bad player for a team riddled with outfield question marks.
(LGBT from Evanston, Il)
I'd definitely be open to it, but it depends a bit on the terms, of course. I don't know that you "quantify" clubhouse leadership because it can manifest itself in multiple ways, and we don't really know if there's a point of diminishing returns in terms of having "clubhouse guys." Or even if having a different mix of "clubhouse guys" is important (I'd assume it is, but that it can depend heavily on the group of players in question). I don't have an issue with trying to quantify it (trying is important!) but I'm not sure we're ever going to settle on a number, nor that we should. He's depth on a team riddled with outfield question marks, which hardly strikes me as a bad thing. He can mash left-handed pitching. Having those guys around isn't a bad thing, and they're usually trade-able. Also his name is Jonathan Johnson Gomes. (Craig Goldstein)
2013-10-30 12:00:00 (link to chat)Is this World Series "fixed"? Not going all conspiracy theorist, but Walk-off via obstruction, walk-off on pick-off that noone saw on FOX(they were panning to a cute Cardinal fan), Ortiz being nearly unstoppable, Jonny Gomes delivering knockout blow in game he only started due to late-scratch, Wacha-Martinez-Rosenthal showing off Cardinals' insane scouting, "in the neighborhood" calls, defensive misplays abound, "clutch"-ness and how noone on FOX seems to know the situation's statistical definition & #shutdowninning ....seems like a national writers dream with all these narratives at their disposal
(jlarsen from Chicago)
It's been a crazy and exciting World Series, for sure. A lot to write about and the guys here at BP have been, if I may say so, crushing it. (Matthew Kory)
2013-03-20 11:00:00 (link to chat)Hi Cory, What type of year do you think Jonny Gomes will have ?
(Brian from Boston)
He'll hit for power, strike out a lot, make a lot of friends and some enemies, and be exposed as an everyday player. The better Jackie Bradley does, the better it will be for Gomes. (Cory Schwartz)
2012-11-29 13:00:00 (link to chat)Toronto claims that Maicer Izturis is their starting secondbaseman. Boston has Jonny Gomes and David Nava penciled in their starting outfield. Is there a trend now from sabermetric oriented teams away from young high ceiling players to overachievers?
(John Carter of Hootstown from Toronto by way of Connecticut)
Outstanding question, John Carter of Hootstown! I will focus on Izturis, who I really like because of his intangibles. Has a knack for doing a lot of little things right on a daily basis, extremely good instincts, and he is a terrific hitter in clutch situations with quality at bats. Great selection by the Jays in my opinion, as he is a winning player. Makeup so important, and he, Gomes, and Nava are those types. Their contribution to a club is big picture. Scouting always adds dimensions that cannot be achieved strictly by stats, and that's why smart organizations rely on both to minimize risk and maximize their return. (Dan Evans)
2012-11-13 13:00:00 (link to chat)Could you set us straight, please, about some slow right-handed sluggers: 1) Why are the Orioles pursuing Jonny Gomes, unless Nolan Reimold is not expected to fully recover? 2) Why would anyone want a 27 year old .700 OPS (last two seasons) player known for his miscues - Delmon Young, unless they are duped into thinking he's still going to be good based on a good week in the ALCS?
(John Carter from Toronto)
Good afternoon, John Carter. The Orioles-Gomes connection surfaced yesterday, and I touched on it in today's Rumor Roundup. A designated hitter platoon certainly isn't ideal, but Gomes has a track record of mashing left-handed pitching, so there's room for him to share that job with, say, Chris Davis, even if Reimold and Nick Markakis are healthy and playing full-time in the outfield corners.

As for Delmon, I think most teams will be smart enough to seek other options, so a rough landing might be in store. (Daniel Rathman)
2012-10-01 13:00:00 (link to chat)I'm within 1 of multiple people in the HR and Win categories in a league. No one can catch me in the "conflicting" categories, like AVG or Hitter's strikeouts or Losses (which we have). Could you name 1 hitter and 1 pitcher you think most likely to hit a homer or win a game?
(SimplyFalco from Amherst)
Jonny Gomes is widely available, and if you have daily transactions, you'll get him against Martin Perez tonight. Wei-Yin Chen has pitched well against the Rays, is widely available, and pitches tonight, so he's a guy I'd gamble on. (Josh Shepardson)
2011-05-23 13:00:00 (link to chat)Is Jonny Gomes toast? Is Russell Branyon?
(PadresOnTop from san diego)
It's 157 plate appearances (for Gomes), 7 of which have ended in home runs. I think it's way too early to use the .171 batting average as a sign he's done. His strikeout rate is up a little bit, but not way up from his career rate.

With Branyan you have to worry about his career-long struggles to have a healthy back. As such, his lack of power this year concerns me. But I haven't been following him closely enough this year to emphatically tell a GM (like the Rays, for instance) that he isn't worth a look. (Mike Fast)
2011-05-05 13:00:00 (link to chat)Hi Steve What kind of playing time and production do you anticipate for Fred Lewis going forward? Thanks
(Ed from Cranford, NJ)
With Jonny Gomes a-slumpin' and Dusty Baker apparently uninterested in giving Chris Heisey any more playing time, perhaps he can work himself into the left field picture with some hot hitting. I'm afraid that if he doesn't hit right away, he'll be just one more guy in a big outfield mix.

I have some openings in my queue for some new questions and questioners, as things are unusually quiet for a Steve chat. I hope you haven't lost that lovin' feeling. For me, I mean. If you're about to dump your significant other, I guess that's okay. But I feel for you. I really do. (Steven Goldman)
2011-04-25 13:00:00 (link to chat)Is Jonny Gomes worth keeping? Will he keep up the production with this huge walk rate? Or would Jason Bay be a better pick up?
(Reginald from NY)
I wrote about Gomes last Friday, and I don't think we can expect him to remain a productive fantasy player. Given the way his ownership rates have skyrocketed, though, you may want to see what you can get for him in a trade. (Marc Normandin)
2011-04-12 13:00:00 (link to chat)Jonny Gomes is hitting .231/.432/.615 despite a .176 BABIP and second only to Youkilis in walks in MLB. He's only swinging at 29% of the pitches he sees (compared to a career 47%). Sure, the sample size is tiny and his results are not predictive. But at what point can you use the stats as reasonable jumping off point for a more qualitative assessment? It's tough to completely ignore something seemingly so drastic!
(Rick from Chicago)
Gomes is weird. Last year he suddenly started racking up infield hits, and this year he's turned into the [insert ethnicity here] God of Walks. I wouldn't expect his newfound patience to prove any more enduring than his Ichiro act from 2010. That said, swing rate stabilizes early, around 50 PA. Walk rate takes a little longer (200 PA). There's a large body of evidence to suggest that Gomes isn't this kind of hitter, and free swingers don't generally become big walkers all at once (or at all, really). (Ben Lindbergh)
2010-10-25 13:00:00 (link to chat)Loving the BP Universe this postseason CK. Y'all are doing a great job, and following each game on Twitter has been a blast. What do we do in cincy to cement the gains we've made and repeat in the postseason?
(Scartore from The Queen City)
The more I think about it, the more I think dealing from depth to get Greinke would be one worthwhile move. The other, non-mutually-dependent move is getting in on one of the real boppers in the outfield--thank you, Jonny Gomes, here's a fruit basket, but we need more. If that's going nuts for Carl Crawford, that works for me, pace Jayson Werth. Even a one-plus-option deal for His Mannyness would be interesting--if Dusty's handled Barry Bonds, he ought to be up for that particular challenge as well. (Christina Kahrl)
2009-02-11 14:00:00 (link to chat)What kind of numbers could a Chris Dickerson/Jonny Gomes platoon put up?
(Brandon from Charleston)
Not good. (John Perrotto)
2008-06-27 14:00:00 (link to chat)Thoughts on Chris Davis from Texas? I have some horrendous offensive players (Jonny Gomes, better at punching than hitting, leaps to mind) and want to know if I should aggressively go after Davis. I think so. Thoughts?
(Jeff from Boston)
Yes. Now. Don't talk to me, just go. (Christina Kahrl)
2008-03-31 13:00:00 (link to chat)Matt Murton or Jonny Gomes, if given the choice...who would you rather have?
(jlarsen from DRays Bay, FL)
Sounds like a perfect platoon to me. Actually, I remarked in today's Pinstriped Bible that the Indians could usefully liberate Murton and Sean Marshall from the Cubs, given that their outfield corner production looks a bit weak and the back of their rotation is nothing special. (Steven Goldman)


BP Roundtables

DateRoundtable NameComment
2010-10-06 10:00:002010 Playoffs Day OneFYI, Scott Rolen, Jonny Gomes, Jay Bruce combined 3-for-19 against Roy during the regular season.
(Jesse Behr)
2010-10-06 10:00:002010 Playoffs Day OneHitting the ball at Jonny Gomes usually involves happy outcomes, but there wasn't much anybody could have done with that one. (Christina Kahrl)
2009-10-16 13:00:00NLCS Game Two/ALCS Game OneI got asked the steel cage question earlier this season and it was decided that Jonny Gomes would be the winner. His pro wrestling experience made up for any size disadvantage. (Will Carroll)
 

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