Found May 14, 2013 on MLB Injury News:
Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes exited last night's victory against the Texas Rangers due to a stomach illness, according to Jane Lee of It was hard to tell Cespedes was dealing with illness when he launched a solo shot in the third inning of last night's contest. However, after coming out to warm up for the top of the fifth inning, Cespedes exited before the frame began. The A's replaced him in the outfield by shifting Brandon Moss to center and using Michael Taylor in right. Following the game, manager Bob Melvin told reporters that he doesn't believe Cespedes is dealing with a virus. For this reason, the outfielder is expected to be available today for the second game of the series. Melvin said the team's training staff believes Cespedes "should be in good shape to play." Prior to yesterday's home run, Cespedes was mired in a 1-for-20 slump. This had pulled his season totals to .212/.283/.465 with two doubles, one triple and seven home runs. Cespedes is one of several A's outfielders -- also including Josh Reddick, Coco Crisp and Chris Young -- that have dealt with injuries this season. Follow @mlbinjurynews Looking for fantasy baseball advice?

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