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11-21-2012, 08:23 PM
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Red Sox sign Jonny Gomes to 2 year/10 M deal

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Only 3 mil less a than Melky's contract.

John Farrell's dream signing...

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Should be a nice platoon guy. What are the speculative plans for his use?

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Should be a nice platoon guy. What are the speculative plans for his use?
He's great vs lefties. Perfect for the DH spot and if Manny can play LF at fenway, he can as well. He's a very good teammate fwiw.

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Only 3 mil less a than Melky's contract.

John Farrell's dream signing...
do we really need to be the bitter ex-girlfriend everytime anything about the sox comes up?

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Solid deal, didn't overpay.

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As much as I hate the Red Sox, this is a good signing Gomes will do very good at Fenway I wouldnt be suprised if he hit 25-30 homers

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Player I don't like on a team I don't like. That's the way it should be.

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Solid deal, didn't overpay.
Disagree. $5 million for two years for a weak side platoon player that can't play defense is an awful deal.

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Gomes isn't paid to play defense. He's paid for his bat. He hit 18 hr's in 333 pa's and had on ops of .868. Those numbers should improve playing wall ball at Fenway.


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Disagree. $5 million for two years for a weak side platoon player that can't play defense is an awful deal.
better than the red sox giving 3 years and 24+ million to cody ross.

gomes is diet cody ross and the red sox got him at a good price.

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