#22 Ricardo Gomez

 
Position: RHPBirthday: June 14, 1978
Born: San Felipe, Dominican Republic                          Bats/Throws: R/R
Height: 6'2"Weight: 165 lbs
Pro Experience: 21 years


Gomez, 41, enters his first season with the Skeeters and his 17th at the professional level …. Spent the 2018 season with York and went 3-1 with a 3.77 ERA and two saves in 46 relief appearances, striking out 62 batters in 43 innings pitched …. Went 2-2 with a 2.92 ERA in 25 games with the Cardenales de Lara of the Venezuelan Winter League in the 2018-19 offseason …. Has appeared in the Atlantic League with the Lancaster Barnstormers (2008-09), Long Island Ducks (2010.’15) and York Revolution (2011-12, ‘14, 16-18) …. Selected as an ALPB Mid-Season All-Star in 2016 with York …. Selected as Puerto Rican Winter League All-Star in 2013 with the Cangrejeros de Sancture and in ‘17 with the Criollos de Caguas …. Voted Puerto Rican Winter League Pitcher of the Year in ‘13 after going 1-0 with a 1.02 ERA and 14 saves, striking out 22 batters in 17 ⅔ innings pitched …. Selected as Mexican League All-Star in 2013 with Veracruz, in ‘14 with Yucatan and in ‘15 with Campeche …. Has appeared at affiliated level with the Pittsburgh Pirates (1997-98) and the New York Yankees (2001-01), peaking at Single-A …. Over 16-year pro career, has gone 56-50 with a 3.41 ERA and 149 saves in 737 games (30 games) and 956.2 IP .... Oldest and longest-tenured ALPB player on Skeeters roster