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Yan Gomes

28-Year-Old Catcher – Cleveland Indians

2015 Stats

AVG

.227

HR

6

RBI

20

R

18

SB

0

2015 Preseason Projections

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2015 Fantasy Baseball Outlook

Expectations were high for Gomes entering 2014, as he was coming off a strong showing in a limited role in 2013 and had taken over primary catching duties in Cleveland from Carlos Santana. He easily s...

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LEAGUE: Majors   40 MAN: YES   BATS: R   THROWS: R   HT: 6' 2"   WT: 215   DOB: 7/19/1987   BORN: Mogi das Cruzes, Brazil   COLLEGE: Barry   DRAFTED: 10th Rd    Show ContractHide Contract

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Yan Gomes Contract Information:

Signed a six-year, $23 million deal with the Indians in March of 2014.

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Yan Gomes Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm G PA AB R H XBH 2B 3B HR RBI SB CS BB SO SH SF HBP AVG OBP SLG OPS
2010 22 A+ DUN 68 247 233 37 64 31 21 1 9 40 0 0 9 64 0 1 4 .275 .312 .489 .801
2010 22 A LAN 7 31 26 2 6 2 2 0 0 8 0 0 3 11 0 2 0 .231 .290 .308 .598
2011 23 AA NEW 79 309 276 34 69 32 18 1 13 51 0 0 25 75 0 4 4 .250 .317 .464 .781
2011 23 AAA LAS 4 15 14 1 3 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 4 0 0 0 .214 .267 .286 .553
2012 24 AAA LAS 79 334 305 44 100 43 29 1 13 59 4 0 25 72 0 2 2 .328 .380 .557 .937
2012 24 MAJ TOR 43 111 98 9 20 8 4 0 4 13 0 0 6 32 1 3 3 .204 .264 .367 .631
2013 25 AAA COL 6 24 20 2 6 4 4 0 0 3 0 0 4 4 0 0 0 .300 .417 .500 .917
2013 25 MAJ CLE 88 322 293 45 86 31 18 2 11 38 2 0 18 67 0 4 7 .294 .345 .481 .826
2014 26 MAJ CLE 135 518 485 61 135 49 25 3 21 74 0 0 24 120 0 6 3 .278 .313 .472 .785
2015 27 A LAK 2 5 4 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 .500 .600 .500 1.100
2015 27 AAA COL 4 15 12 2 4 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 1 .333 .400 .333 .733
2015 27 MAJ CLE 53 209 198 18 45 16 10 0 6 20 0 0 6 57 0 3 2 .227 .254 .369 .623
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3-Year Averages     88 316 292 38 80 28 15 1 12 41 0 0 16 73 0 4 4 .274 .316 .455 .772

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Yan Gomes Game Log    (View Full Game Log)
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DATE OPP AB R H 2B 3B HR RBI BB SO SB CS HBP SF E AVG OBP SLG OPS
Aug. 3 @LAA 4 1 1 0 0 1 2 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .254 .369 .623
Aug. 2 @Oak Did not play.
Aug. 1 @Oak 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .227 .254 .356 .610
Jul. 31 @Oak 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .254 .358 .612
Jul. 30 @Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .254 .360 .614
Jul. 29 KC 4 1 2 0 0 1 3 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 .230 .258 .366 .624
Jul. 28 KC Did not play.
Jul. 27 KC 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .223 .249 .346 .595
Jul. 26 CWS Did not play.
Jul. 25 CWS 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .229 .254 .354 .608
Jul. 24 CWS 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .228 .254 .351 .605
Jul. 23 CWS 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .253 .351 .604
Jul. 22 @Mil 3 0 2 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .230 .257 .358 .615
Jul. 21 @Mil 4 1 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .241 .352 .593
Jul. 19 @Cin 2 0 1 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .241 .348 .589
Jul. 18 @Cin 5 1 1 0 0 1 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .233 .346 .579
Jul. 17 @Cin 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 .219 .234 .331 .565
Jul. 12 Oak 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .218 .234 .327 .561
Jul. 11 Oak Did not play.
Jul. 10 Oak 4 0 1 1 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .222 .238 .333 .571
Jul. 9 Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 0 .221 .238 .329 .567
Jul. 8 Hou 3 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 0 .221 .238 .331 .569
Jul. 7 Hou 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .226 .237 .338 .575
Jul. 6 Hou 4 1 2 2 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .225 .237 .341 .578
Jul. 5 @Pit Did not play.
Jul. 4 @Pit 3 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .216 .229 .320 .549
Jul. 3 @Pit 5 1 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 .213 .227 .320 .547
Jul. 2 @TB 4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 .205 .220 .316 .536
Jul. 1 @TB Did not play.
Jun. 30 @TB 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 .204 .218 .319 .537
Last 7 Days 19 3 5 0 0 2 5 0 8 0 0 1 0 0 .263 .300 .579 .879
Last 14 Days 40 5 10 2 0 2 6 2 12 0 0 1 0 0 .250 .302 .450 .752
Last 30 Days 89 8 22 6 0 3 11 3 25 0 0 2 0 2 .247 .287 .416 .703

Yan Gomes: MLB Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 51 2
2014 126 8
2013 85 1 3
2012 9 20 8 4 4 2

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Yan Gomes: Minor League Games Played By Position

Year C 1B 2B 3B SS OF LF CF RF DH
2015 3

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Yan Gomes Split Stats    (View Full Split Stats)

Vs. Left

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015565120.232.339.606
2014145246210.331.517.879
2013104195150.327.558.934

Vs. Right

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
2015138124160.225.362.611
20143403715530.256.453.745
2013189266232.275.439.766

Home

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
201590103100.244.400.663
2014222259330.257.459.759
2013149236242.289.470.809

Away

Year AB R HR RBI SB AVG SLG OPS
20151047280.212.317.563
20142633612410.297.483.807
2013144225140.299.493.843
Yan Gomes Advanced Stats
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Year Age Lg Tm PA AB Walk Rate Strikeout Rate BB/K Ratio Contact Rate BABIP Isolated Power
2010 22 A+ DUN 247 233 3.6% 25.9% 0.14 73% .344 .214
2010 22 A LAN 31 26 9.7% 35.5% 0.27 58% .400 .077
2011 23 AA NEW 309 276 8.1% 24.3% 0.33 73% .298 .214
2011 23 AAA LAS 15 14 6.7% 26.7% 0.25 71% .300 .072
2012 24 AAA LAS 334 305 7.5% 21.6% 0.35 76% .395 .229
2012 24 MAJ TOR 111 98 5.4% 28.8% 0.19 67% .258 .163
2013 25 AAA COL 24 20 16.7% 16.7% 1.00 80% .375 .200
2013 25 MAJ CLE 322 293 5.6% 20.8% 0.27 77% .349 .187
2014 26 MAJ CLE 518 485 4.6% 23.2% 0.20 75% .331 .194
2015 27 A LAK 5 4 20% 0% 0.00 100% .500 .000
2015 27 AAA COL 15 12 6.7% 20% 0.33 75% .444 .000
2015 27 MAJ CLE 209 198 2.9% 27.3% 0.11 71% .289 .142
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3-Year Averages     316 292 5.1% 23.1% 0.22 75% .329 .181

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2015 Stat Review for Yan Gomes    As compared to the top 200 hitters in 2014 (min 400 PA)

Contact

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.227 AVG
POOR
71% Contact Rate
TERRIBLE
.289 BABIP
BELOW AVERAGE
Power

SLG and ISO are useful indicators of power.

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.369 SLG
WEAK
.142 ISO
AVERAGE
Plate Discipline

Patience at the plate often leads to positive outcomes.

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0.11 BB/K
TERRIBLE
2.9% BB Rate
TERRIBLE
27.3% K Rate
TERRIBLE
OPS/OBP

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.623 OPS
TERRIBLE
.254 OBP
TERRIBLE

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Yan Gomes: Past News Updates   ( ▲ View most recent update )

Gomes went 2-for-4 with a two-run homer in Wednesday's 12-1 victory over the Royals.

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Gomes is out of the lineup Sunday against the White Sox.

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Gomes went 2-for-3 with two walks and an RBI in Wednesday's win over the Brewers.

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Gomes is out of the lineup Sunday against the Reds, C. Trent Rosecrans of the Cincinnati Enquirer reports.

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Gomes is not in the lineup for Saturday's game against the Athletics.

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Gomes is out of the lineup Sunday against the Pirates, MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports.

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Gomes is out of the lineup Wednesday against the Rays, Paul Hoynes of the Northeast Ohio Media Group reports.

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Gomes is out of the lineup for the second game of Sunday's doubleheader with the Orioles, MLB.com reports.

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Gomes (neck) is in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Tigers, MLB.com's Jordan Bastian reports.

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Gomes (neck) is out of the lineup Tuesday against Detroit.

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Gomes (neck) remains out of the lineup Monday against the Tigers, but manager Terry Francona expects the catcher to return later in the series, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

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RotoWire's Preseason Outlooks

2015

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2014

Gomes parlayed an injury to backup Lou Marson into a significant role with the Indians, hitting 11 homers in just 88 games and grabbing a larger chunk of the catching duties as the season wore on. He struggled to control the strike zone down the stretch (25 strikeouts in 90 plate appearances) as the scouting reports made the rounds, but Gomes still managed to punish mistakes. Over his limited time in the big leagues, Gomes has carried a low (5.5%) walk rate, and it should be noted that his .294/.345/.481 line is supported more by hard contact than a discerning eye at the plate. Carlos Santana expressed some displeasure with his decreased time behind the plate, but Gomes figures to get most of the time as the Indians' primary catcher while the team moves Santana to DH and first base on a more regular basis.

2013

Gomes made history in May, becoming the first Brazilian-born player in Major League Baseball history. The callup was well deserved as he was hitting .359 in Triple-A, and he proved to be a capable fill-in at first, third and catcher for the Jays. Of course Gomes didn't hit, so he was optioned back to the minors, only to get called up four more times during the year. The Indians acquired Gomes in November, and if the pre-PCL numbers are any indication, Gomes offers pop at the expense of mediocre plate discipline, but his versatility could lead him to a 25-man roster spot in Cleveland.