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Your browser does not support iframes. Yoenis Cespedes made his case for being the early frontrunner for “Throw of the Year” with an absolute laser throw from the left field corner to retire baserunner Howie Kendrick during the eighth inning of Tuesday’s Oakland Athletics-Los Angeles Angels tilt. With Kendrick on first after being given a […] The post Yoenis Cespedes unleashes cannon throw, guns out baserunner at home (video) appeared first on Sportress of Blogitude.

WATCH: Yoenis Cespedes makes ridiculous throw from LF

If you thought Yasiel Puig had MLB’s best arm, think again. After watching this cannon from the Oakland A’s Yoenis Cespedes in left field to get Howie Kendrick at the plate during Tuesday’s game against the LA Angels , you’d have to slot the 28-year-old at the top of the arm-strength list. One of the best […] The post Yoenis Cespedes Makes Incredible Throw To Gun Out Howie...

Angels Twitter Account Has Perfect Response After Another Yoenis Cespedes Throw

The Los Angeles Angels clearly haven’t learned their lesson about testing the strong-arm of the Athletic’s Yoenis Cespedes. After Cespedes’ bullet got Howie Kendrick on Monday night at home plate, he followed it up with another incredible throw-out on Tuesday, this time of Albert Pujols.  The Angels account had this entertaining tweet following the out: Cespedes, I […...

Official Video: Yoenis Cespedes with the throw of the year last night against the Angels

Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes bobbles and then unleashes a cannon to nail Howie Kendrick at the plate.Your browser does not support iframes.Follow us on Twitter for exclusive stories, Subscribe by Email, or Return Home

Yoenis Cespedes throw wows for A's

The Los Angeles Angels walked off with a 14-inning victory Tuesday night, but that didn't stop them from shaking their heads in amazement at a throw Yoenis Cespedes made earlier in the game. The Oakland Athletics' left fielder -- after chasing down a Mike Trout liner that had bounced off his glove and into foul territory -- recovered to unleash a flat-footed, 300-foot heave...

Watch: Yoenis Cespedes Showcases Cannon Arm Again, Throws Out Albert Pujols

In case you thought yesterday’s 300-foot dart to home plate was a fluke, Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes just proved you wrong. During the sixth inning of Wednesday’s Angels-Athletics game, Albert Pujols slapped an offspeed pitch into the left-field corner. Cespedes took his time playing the ball as it caromed off the wall, and also overran it a bit. Pujols would have had a stand...

Yoenis Cespedes Screws Up, Makes Up For It By Unleashing Monster Throw To Home Plate

Yoenis Cespedes is a pretty good baseball player. We know this. But he’s not perfect, and he almost made an extremely costly error in the 8th inning of a 1-1 game between the A’s and Angels last night. Almost…but then something amazing happened that made us forget about that dumb mistake. With Howie Kendrick on first and one out in the eighth, Mike Trout smacked a base hit...

Yoenis Cespedes’ Outfield Cannon Joins Likes Of Ichiro, Vladimir Guerrero (Videos)

There are very few things that showcase raw talent like an outfielder’s ability to throw a baseball. There’s a reason that it’s one of the most important tools on display at showcases and tryouts throughout the world. It’s sometimes an overlooked tool, though. That is, of course, until someone unleashes an absolute laser, which is exactly what Oakland Athletics outfielder...

Yoenis Cespedes Guns Down Runner At Home Plate From Warning Track (Video)

Yasiel Puig isn’t the only California ballplayer with a cannon for an arm. Oakland A’s left fielder Yoenis Cespedes proved Tuesday night that he can really gun ‘em down, too, nailing Los Angeles Angels baserunner Howie Kendrick at home plate with an absolutely perfect throw. Your browser does not support iframes. That play took place during the eighth inning of a tie game...

Yeonis Cespedes Has An Arm

((HT: MLB/CSNBA))Yeonis Cespedes has a powerful presence at the plate...We all know this...Now, we have evidence that he has an arm to go with the bat...He threw out Howie Kendrick from 300 feet on the fly last night...Your browser does not support iframes.THAT is an arm...

This Yoenis Cespedes throw is the grossest thing you’ll see all day

I know I’m a little late to the party on this, but this throw from Tuesday night by Yoenis Cespedes is just incredible. The hit by Mike Trout actually initially bounced off of Cespedes’ glove before he recovered and threw an absolute rainbow to the plate to nail Howie Kendrick. Derek Norris didn’t even need to move his glove, let alone squat! I don’t even have anything else...

Boxscore Breakdown #65: Lessons learned – Athletics 7, Angels 1

When are they going to learn? The Angels may have won two of three against the A’s, but they morphed into the Los Angeles Angels of TOOTBLANaheim in this series. Seriously, how hard is it to realize that you don’t run on Yoenis Cespedes?! You especially don’t run on Cespedes when your name is Albert Pujols and you run like you are wearing swimming flippers on your feet. It...

Yoenis Cespedes makes another great throw against the Angels

Really? He did it again? Yes, Yoenis Cespedes made a spectacular throw from the outfield for the second consecutive game, nailing another Angels runner on the basepaths Wednesday night. (Maybe he was upset that he didn’t have two plays on our list of 10 best outfield throws.) You might think the Angels would know better than to test Cespedes’ arm after he gunned down Howie Kendrick...

Yoenis Cespedes Made Another Amazing Throw To Get Albert Pujols Out

Your browser does not support iframes. As amazing as Yoenis Cespedes’ throw was last night to get Howie Kendrick out at home, tonight’s against the LA Angels nearly matched the one from Tuesday. After Albert Pujols hit a double, Cespedes once again misplayed the ball off the left field fence for an error, only to make […] The post Yoenis Cespedes Made Another Amazing Throw...
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