Gomes will sit for the first half of Saturday's doubleheader against the Giants.
Gomes had a hit in five straight games before going 0-for-3 on Friday. Alex Avila will catch Erick Fedde in his absence, though Gomes will likely return to the lineup for the nightcap.
Gomes (hamstring) is batting sixth and catching Tuesday against the Rays.
The veteran catcher is back in the lineup after missing four consecutive games with right hamstring tightness. Hitting .258 with five homers, Gomes has been a reliable bat near the bottom of Washington's order this season.
Gomes (hamstring) is out of the lineup for Sunday's game against the Phillies.
Gomes' tight right hamstring will keep him on the bench for the fourth game in a row, but manager Dave Martinez said Sunday that the catcher's condition is improving, per Maria Torres of The Athletic. Alex Avila will get another turn behind the plate Sunday in his stead, but Gomes could be ready to catch Tuesday in Tampa Bay following the Nationals' off day Monday.
Gomes (hamstring) remains on the bench for Saturday's game against the Phillies.
Gomes is battling a tight right hamstring and will sit for the third straight game. Alex Avila remains the starter behind the plate in his absence.
Gomes is out of the lineup Friday at Philadelphia due to some tightness in his right hamstring, Matt Weyrich of NBC Sports Washington reports.
The 33-year-old is on the bench for the second straight contest due to the injury. Gomes is considered day-to-day, and the fact the Nationals have yet to make a roster move to add a third catcher indicates it may not be a serious injury. Alex Avila will receive another start behind the plate in his place.
Gomes is not in the starting lineup for Thursday's game against Atlanta.
Gomes hits the bench after starting five straight games. Alex Avila will get the nod behind the plate in his absence.
Gomes went 2-for-4 with a solo home run and a second run scored in Wednesday's 5-3 win over Atlanta.
His eighth-inning blast off A.J. Minter broke a 3-3 tie and proved to be the winning run. Gomes hadn't gone yard in nearly a month, and on the season the veteran catcher is slashing .258/.291/.430 with five homers and 17 RBI in 36 games.
Gomes isn't starting the first game of Saturday's doubleheader against the Brewers.
Gomes will retreat to the bench for the third time in the last five games as he continues to alternate starts behind the dish. Alex Avila will start at catcher and bat seventh.
Gomes isn't starting Wednesday's game against the Reds, Matt Weyrich of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Gomes went 1-for-3 in Tuesday's loss to the Reds and will retreat to the bench for the second time in the last three games. Alex Avila will start behind the dish and bat seventh.
Gomes is not in the lineup Sunday against the Orioles, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.
Gomes is 2-for-19 over his past five games and will take a seat for Sunday's series finale. Alex Avila will catch for Patrick Corbin and bat seventh.
Gomes isn't starting Thursday's game against the Cubs.
Gomes went 1-for-11 with a double, two runs and a strikeout across the last three games. Alex Avila will start at catcher and bat sixth.
Gomes is not in the lineup Sunday at Arizona, Matt Weyrich of NBC Sports Washington reports.
Gomes started the past three games and will take a seat for Sunday afternoon's series finale. Alex Avila will catch Sunday for Washington.
Gomes went 5-for-6 with a triple, a double, four runs and two RBI in Friday's 17-2 blowout victory over the Diamondbacks.
The backstop enjoyed the first five-hit game of his career in the rout while also scoring a career-high four runs. He fell a home run short of the cycle and collected just the eighth triple in his 10 seasons as a major-leaguer. With the huge effort, Gomes' batting average jumped 45 points to .288.
Gomes isn't starting Saturday's game against the Yankees.
Gomes had started in each of the last six games and went 9-for-24 with three home runs, a double, six RBI and four runs during that time. Alex Avila will start behind the dish and bat eighth.
Gomes went 1-for-5 with a two-run homer and a strikeout in Friday's 11-4 win over the Yankees.
Gomes homered in his first plate appearance but failed to get on base in any of his other at-bats. However, the 33-year-old has been on a tear recently, as he's hit .375 with three home runs, a double, six RBI and four runs in his last six games.
Gomes went 2-for-4 with a solo home run in Wednesday's 5-3 loss to Atlanta.
His fourth-inning blast was the only offense the Nats could muster off Max Fried. Gomes is locked in right now, going 7-for-15 over the last four games with a double and two of his three homers on the year as he looks to prove last year's .284/.319/.468 slash line was no fluke.
Gomes went 2-for-4 with a two-run home run and an additional run scored during Saturday's 7-2 win over Miami.
The 33-year-old was 0-for-14 across his past four games, but he went deep off Paul Campbell during the fourth inning to pad Washington's early lead. Gomes has a .227/.277/.386 slash line with two home runs, a double, seven RBI and five runs in 13 games this season.
Gomes will sit Friday against the Marlins, Mark Zuckerman of MASNSports.com reports.
Gomes and fellow catcher Alex Avila have now alternated starts for eight straight games. If the pattern continues, expect Gomes to return to the lineup Saturday but head back to the bench for Sunday's game.
Gomes will hit the bench Tuesday against Toronto.
Gomes and Alex Avila have been alternating starts for the last six games. Avila gets the nod behind the plate Tuesday, but Gomes should return for Wednesday's contest if the pattern holds.
Gomes is not starting Saturday against the Mets.
Gomes finds himself on the bench for the second time in three games. Alex Avila will take over behind the plate in his absence.
|Last 7 Games|
|06/12||vs SF||L 1-2||3||1||1||0||0||0||0|
|06/11||vs SF||L 0-1||3||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|06/09||@ TB||W 9-7||5||0||1||0||1||0||0|
|06/08||@ TB||L 1-3||4||0||1||0||0||0||0|
|06/02||@ ATL||W 5-3||4||2||2||1||1||0||0|
|06/01||@ ATL||W 11-6||5||0||1||0||2||0||0|
|05/31||@ ATL||L 3-5||4||0||2||0||0||0||0|
|More Batting Stats|
|Minor League Batting Stats|
|2009||R-Gcl Blue Jays||4||14||1||5||0||0||0||2||3||2||0||0||.357||.471||.357|
|2010||AFA-Dunedin Blue Jays||68||233||37||64||21||1||9||40||9||64||0||0||.275||.312||.489|
|2011||AA-New Hampshire Fisher||79||276||34||69||18||1||13||51||25||75||0||0||.250||.317||.464|
|2011||AAA-Las Vegas 51s||4||14||1||3||1||0||0||1||1||4||0||0||.214||.267||.286|
|2012||AAA-Las Vegas 51s||79||305||44||100||29||1||13||59||25||72||4||0||.328||.380||.557|
|2015||AFX-Lake County Captains||2||4||1||2||0||0||0||0||1||--||0||0||.500||.600||.500|