Last Game
Wed, May 31
vs Tampa Bay Rays (40-18)
  • Wrigley Field
4
Final
3

NL Central Standings

Team W-L L10 STRK
28-26 4-6 L1
28-27 4-6 W2
25-29 6-4 W4
25-32 5-5 W1
24-31 4-6 L1

2023 Batting

STATS AVG
Batting Average
HR
Home Runs
RBI
Runs Batted In
OPS
On-base Plus Slugging
SB
Stolen Bases
Regular Season .273 6 19 .742 1

Top Yan Gomes News

  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Sitting out day game

    Gomes is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Rays.

    Gomes will take a seat for the second time in the series while the Cubs wrap up their three-game set versus Tampa Bay with a matinee contest. Tucker Barnhart will form a battery with starting pitcher Justin Steele on Wednesday.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Gets rest Monday

    Gomes is out of the lineup for Monday's game against the Rays.

    He'll retreat to the bench for the day game at Wrigley Field after catching in both of the Cubs' last two contests. Tucker Barnhart will step in behind the dish, forming a battery with starting pitcher Marcus Stroman.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Sitting Friday

    Gomes is not in the starting lineup Friday versus the Reds.

    Gomes will take a seat after he went 2-for-8 with an RBI and a run scored during the Cubs' recent three-game series with the Mets. Tucker Barnhart will take over at catcher and bat ninth in the series opener with Cincinnati.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Exits lineup

    Gomes is out of the lineup for Wednesday's game against the Mets.

    Gomes will give way to Tucker Barnhart behind the dish after previously starting at catcher in three of the Cubs' last four games. Since coming off the 7-day injured list May 10 after recovering from a concussion, Gomes is hitting .286 with a home run and six RBI in eight games.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Sitting Sunday

    Gomes is not in the starting lineup Sunday against the Phillies.

    Gomes will take a seat after he went 3-for-7 with an RBI and a run scored over the first two games of the series. Tucker Barnhart will take over at catcher and bat ninth in the series finale with Philadelphia.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Returns to lineup Sunday

    Gomes is starting at catcher and batting eighth in Sunday's game against the Twins.

    Gomes sat out Saturday but will return following the one-game absence, bumping Tucker Barnhart to the bench. Gomes has been outstanding so far with a .324 batting average, .935 OPS and six home runs across 21 games, making him a surprise fantasy standout at this point in the season.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Out of lineup

    Gomes will sit Saturday against Minnesota.

    Gomes returned from a concussion Wednesday and went 4-for-8 with a homer, two walks and three RBI across a pair of starts. Tucker Barnhart will take over behind the plate Saturday.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Returns with big game

    Gomes went 3-for-3 with a walk and a two-run home run in Wednesday's 10-4 win over the Cardinals.

    Gomes missed a little over a week due to a concussion, but he returned to the lineup with a bang Wednesday. The veteran catcher is now batting a robust .324, which would be a career high, with six home runs and 15 RBI in 20 games. Tucker Barnhart is also in the mix, though Gomes should see the larger share of playing time with the way he's been hitting.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Close to return

    Cubs manager David Ross said Tuesday that Gomes (concussion) is close to being activated, Maddie Lee of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.

    It sounds like it could happen ahead of Wednesday's series finale against the visiting Cardinals. Ross was placed on the 7-day concussion injured list Wednesday, but the move was made retroactive to last Tuesday, and he has been participating in baseball activities without issue since the weekend.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Back from concussion IL

    The Cubs activated Gomes (concussion) from the 7-day injured list Wednesday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

    Gomes will return to the starting lineup Wednesday against the Cardinals after missing a little over a week of action. Miguel Amaya was sent to Triple-A Iowa in a corresponding roster move.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Going through baseball activities

    Gomes (concussion) will go through normal baseball activities Monday, Jared Wyllys of AllCHGO.com reports.

    It would seem to be a good sign that Gomes' return in imminent, provided he doesn't experience any setbacks. He's eligible for activation Tuesday. Tucker Barnhart and Miguel Amaya have been sharing catching duties since Gomes' concussion.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Takes part in batting practice

    Gomes (concussion) was spotted taking batting practice Sunday, Mike McGraw of the Chicago Daily Herald reports.

    The activity is a sign that Gomes is making progress in his recovery from the concussion he suffered last Monday, though he still hasn't received official medical clearance from the head injury. Once he's activated from the 7-day injured list, Gomes should settle back in as the Cubs' No. 1 catcher, but Tucker Barnhart and Miguel Amaya will split time at the position for now.

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  • Cubs' Yan Gomes: Light baseball activities

    Gomes (concussion) will go through conditioning and light baseball activities Friday, Jordan Bastian of MLB.com reports.

    It's a significant first step as Gomes eases back into things following a concussion. The veteran catcher will be eligible for activation May 9, but it's not yet clear whether he might have a shot to return that day.

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Player Bio

HT/WT: 6-2, 215 lbs
Birthplace: Sao Paulo, Brazil
Age: 35
Experience: 10
Bats/Throws: R, R