Originally Posted by BruinVol
Very darn sad that a proud athletic department would allow a kid that transferred out of the university to have an article written on the website. Appalling that the baseball program is somehow accepting this as one of their own by putting this online.
I think the fact that Raleigh ran him off, despite being the best player on the team, over the objection of administrators is what is appaling, personally.
Gomes is a guy that works out here in the offseason, makes his home here, and has been a supporter of our program, despite being run off by Raleigh. I honestly can't see the issue with them highlighting the accomplishments of someone who openly and proudly identifies himself as a Vol.
I enjoyed the story, had no idea he was the first Brazilian in the majors. Congrats to him.