Description: Indians catcher Yan Gomes hit his ninth home run of the season Saturday at Detroit.
Insight: Cleveland's backup backstop has hit .288 with 29 RBI and an .827 OPS this season, making him an option for AL-only leagues even though he doesn't play everyday.
5/20/2013 9:14:00 PM
Description: Indians catcher Yan Gomes smashed a walk-off home run Monday against Seattle.
Insight: It was Gomes' second home run of the game and his fourth of the season. He's gone 9-for-20 at the plate over his last five games.
11/3/2012 6:32:00 PM
Description: The Blue Jays shipped infielder Yan Gomes to Cleveland Saturday as part of a three-player deal.
Insight: Former Boston shortstop Mike Aviles was also involved in the trade. Gomes only hit .204 in the majors last season but he showed tons of potential during his 79 games in Triple-A (.328, 13 HR, 59 RBI). His eligibility at multiple positions (he played games at first base, third base, catcher and left field last season) makes him an intriguing fantasy possibility.
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