Tag Archives: Carlos Gomez

St. Louis Cardinals Trying to Trade For Astros’ OF Carlos Gomez

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The St. Louis Cardinals are feeling the pressure with the Chicago Cubs skyrocketing in the National League Central division race. They are quite a ways back of the Cubs and quite simply are seeing their Wild Card hopes continue to diminish. Now that Matt Holliday has gone down with yet another injury, the Cardinals could be looking to make a ...

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Carlos Gomez tells Joe Girardi, Yankees to ‘shut up’

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Your browser does not support iframes. Carlos Gomez told Joe Girardi and the Yankees’ dugout to “shut up,” causing the benches to clear in the sixth inning of the Astros 15-1 win. With the Astros already up 9-0, Gomez exchanged words with someone on the Yankees’ bench after he flied out to center field.  Yankees manager Joe Girardi said his players yelled ...

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Houston Astros trade for Carlos Gomez, Mike Fiers

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The Houston Astros acquired outfielder Carlos Gomez and pitcher Mike Fiers in a trade with the Milwaukee Brewers, the Brewers announced Thursday. The Brewers will receive prospects Brett Phillips, Domingo Santana, Josh Hader and Adrian Houser from Milwaukee for Gomez and Fiers. The deal came a day after a reported trade of Gomez to the New York Mets fell through because of ...

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Mets GM: Mets will not acquire Carlos Gomez

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Update: Mets’ general manager Sandy Alderson spoke to the media after the Mets game against the Padres, and said the Mets will not acquire Gomez. Alderson also indicated the Mets are still searching for an offensive upgrade, furthering the notion that Gomez will not be joining the team. Original: The New York Mets have been searching for offensive additions, and ...

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Brewers sweep Dodgers; take over top record in NL

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Call it the “broom stroke heard round the world.” The NL Central leading Milwaukee Brewers made perhaps their biggest statement of the season this weekend, sweeping the NL West leading Los Angeles Dodgers in Chavez Ravine to take over the top record in the National League as baseball reaches its dog days of August. It began Friday night when the ...

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Brewers beat Dodgers, end Kershaw winning streak

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The Milwaukee Brewers have slain the dragon, at least until October that is. Facing the most indomitable starting pitcher in the game today, Los Angeles’ Clayton Kershaw, the Brewers came away with perhaps their biggest win of the season Saturday night in a potential playoff preview with the Dodgers. Kershaw, the National League’s reigning Cy Young Award winner, had won ...

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Brewers win fourth straight, lose Gomez and Segura to minor injuries

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The hottest team in baseball got another win on Saturday, but it didn’t come without a price. Star center fielder Carlos Gomez, whose first inning three-run home run catapulted the Milwaukee Brewers to a 7-4 victory over the Colorado Rockies, collided with right fielder Ryan Braun in the seventh inning while chasing a fly ball into shallow right-center field. The ...

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Reed Johnson, Carlos Gomez suspended 1-game for Braves-Brewers brawl

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Atlanta Braves’ Reed Johnson and Milwaukee Brewers’ Carlos Gomez have each been suspended by the MLB for one game for their roles in a benches-clearing incident Wednesday. Both will serve their suspensions on Thursday, when the Braves host the Phillies and the Brewers play against the Mets. “I send my apologies to everybody in the Braves’ organization and to my ...

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Oakland A’s outfielder Yoenis Céspedes selected as final Home Run Derby contestant

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When the Home Run Derby participants were announced Monday evening there was one glaring omission–a fourth contestant for the American League side. On Tuesday, the final contestant was announced–Oakland Athletics left fielder Yoenis Céspedes. As a player, Céspedes is known more for being a complete five-tool outfielder. So, while hitting home runs is not a specialty of his, he is quite capable. ...

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