Yan Gomes moved to Oakland in trade with Nationals
According to Jeff Passan, the Oakland Athletics have reportedly acquired catcher Yan Gomes in a trade with the Washington Nationals.
Gomes will head back to the American League after the veteran catcher was included in a deal with Josh Harrison. Expect Gomes to play a part-time role with Sean Murphy behind the plate.
Per Baseball Savant on 171 batted balls this season, Gomes has produced a 8.8% barrel rate and a .289 expected average.
- Max Stassi starting on Saturday for Los Angeles September 18th, 2021
- Juan Lagares sitting for Angels Saturday night September 18th, 2021
- Jose Rojas starting for Angels Saturday September 18th, 2021
- Kurt Suzuki sitting for Los Angeles on Saturday September 18th, 2021
- Steven Duggar in center field for Giants on Saturday September 18th, 2021
- Atlanta's Guillermo Heredia in center field on Saturday September 18th, 2021
- Athletics starting Elvis Andrus at shortstop on Saturday September 18th, 2021
- Oakland's Sean Murphy catching on Saturday night September 18th, 2021
- Athletics' Daulton Jefferies (elbow) scratched on Saturday, James Kaprielian to start against Angels September 18th, 2021
- Yan Gomes handling catching duties for Athletics on Friday September 17th, 2021
- Oakland's Matt Chapman hitting sixth on Friday night September 17th, 2021
- Jed Lowrie idle Thursday afternoon for Athletics September 16th, 2021