Found April 28, 2013 on FF Locker Room:
There is great news in O-Town as the Oakland Athletics have activated star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from the disabled list. Cespedes has missed the past few weeks but has had a successful rehab stint after straining his muscle in his hand. He is expected to once again fill a middle-of-the-order spot in the Athletics lineup. The post Oakland Athletics Activate Outfielder Yoenis Cespedes appeared first on FFLockerRoom | NFL - MLB News | Fantasy Sports Advice | Sports Talk.

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