Gomes is not in the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Mets. Gomes has four hits in his last two games after recording zero in his previous eight. Kurt Suzuki will take over behind the plate Wednesday.
Gomes went 3-for-4 with an RBI in Monday's 5-3 loss to the Mets. The catcher hadn't collected a hit since May 4, but he broke out of his slump in a big way. Gomes is slashing .228/.297/.317 on the year with only two homers and 12 RBI through 32 games as he continues to split time behind the plate with Kurt Suzuki.
Gomes is not in the lineup for Sunday's series finale against the Cubs. Gomes will head to the bench for the third time in four games as he is mired in an 0-for-22 slump over his last seven games. Kurt Suzuki will start behind the plate and bat fifth Sunday night.
Gomes is out of the lineup for Friday's game against the Cubs, Brittany Ghiroli of The Athletic reports. Gomes will remain on the bench for the second straight contest as he is 0-for-17 with six strikeouts over his last six games. Kurt Suzuki will start behind the plate and bat sixth Friday.
Gomes is out of the lineup for Thursday's game against the Mets. Gomes will receive a maintenance day after drawing three of the last four turns behind the dish. Kurt Suzuki will step in as the starting catcher and bat seventh Thursday.
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