Last week the Cleveland Indians traded All-Star catcher Yan Gomes to the Washington Nationals for a package of prospects. For Cleveland fans, this move was expected, and hopefully not the last deal this offseason for a team in flux. The fantasy implications are clear, with one of the better catchers moving, and toolsy prospects coming... Read More (více...)
Cleveland Indians trade catcher Yan Gomes to Washington Nationals
(1. 12. 2018, 03:21:01, Jayson Stark)
A person familiar with the talks says the Cleveland Indians have agreed to trade All-Star catcher Yan Gomes to the Washington Nationals. (více...)
Nationals acquired C Yan Gomes from the Indians for OF Daniel
(1. 12. 2018, 00:56:20, rotoworld.com)
Nationals acquired C Yan Gomes from the Indians for OF Daniel Johnson, RHP Jefry Rodriguez and a player to be named later. Gomes, 31, is one of the top performing offensive backstops in the league, coming off a 2018 season in which he slashed . [...] (více...)
Headed to Washington
(30. 11. 2018, 23:28:29, RotoWire)
The Indians traded Gomes to the Nationals in exchange for Daniel Johnson on Friday, Jon Heyman of FancredSports.com reports.
Gomes will likely split time with the recently-signed Kurt Suzuki at the catching position after spending the past six seasons as the primary backstop for Cleveland. The 31-year-old slashed .266/.313/.449 with 16 home runs and 48 RBI in 112 games in 2018. Look for Gomes to provide decent value as a cheaper option near the middle-to-late stage of standard drafts.
The Nationals appear to be nearing a trade with the Indians to bring in catcher Yan Gomes. Veteran reporter Bill Madden suggested on Twitter that a deal was in the works, with Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic among others reporting (Twitter link) that the sides are in â€śserious discussions.â€ť Itâ€™s hard to say precisely howâ€¦ (více...)