• Indians place Jason Giambi on DL; Yan Gomes returns from paternity leave

    Let's Go Tribe "The Indians have placed Jason Giambi on the 15-day disabled list with a strained right calf. It is unclear at this moment whether or not the 43-year-old slugger will still be able to provide a positive clubhouse presence. Giambi went 0 for 10 and played sporadically after joining the team (after..." May 05

  • Gomes, Raburn and a chicken help Indians to 6-4 victory over O's

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Indians manager Terry Francona is willing to accept just about anything in the clubhouse if it produces victories. Almost anything that is. He might draw the line at chickens. "I don't know about farm animals" he said shaking his head. He might not have any choice. Not after the Tribe..." September 05

  • Indians recall Yan Gomes, Scott Barnes put Lou Marson on disabled list

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Lefty Scott Barnes and catcher Yan Gomes were recalled from Class AAA Columbus on Sunday morning by the Indians in preparation for a day-night doubleheader against the Royals. Barnes fills the role of the 26th player all clubs are allowed to add for doubleheaders. Gomes replaces Lou Marson, who..." April 28

  • Yan Gomes working toward career as catcher with Cleveland Indians

    Akron Beacon Journal "Yan Gomes is the most talked-about player from Brazil in Indians history. He also happens to be the only Brazilian-born player ever to play in the majors. That happened last May, when he was called up from Triple-A Las Vegas because Adam Lind, the everyday first baseman for the Toronto Blue..." March 14