Wayne Gomes

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Wayne Gomes
Born: (1973-01-15) January 15, 1973 (age 42)
Hampton, Virginia
Batted: Right Threw: Right
MLB debut
June 13, 1997 for the Philadelphia Phillies
Last MLB appearance
September 28, 2002 for the Boston Red Sox
Career statistics
Win–Loss 30–23
Earned run average 4.60
Saves 29

Wayne Maurice Gomes (born January 15, 1973 in Hampton, Virginia), is a retired professional baseball player who pitched in the Major Leagues from 1997-2002. He attended college at Old Dominion University. Gomes is a member of Phi Beta Sigma fraternity.

Following his retirement from baseball, Gomes returned to his hometown area of Suffolk, Virginia, and formed the Virginia Baseball Academy. The VBA soon will be located at the Hampton Family YMCA on LaSalle Avenue in Hampton, and will offer baseball training services, practice venues, and baseball products. In addition, the VBA will serve as the operator of the Peninsula Pilots AAU baseball and softball organization.[citation needed]

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