Cespedes' late HR lifts Athletics over Mariners

SEATTLE (AP) Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a scoreless tie in the eighth inning, lifting the Oakland Athletics over the Seattle Mariners 3-0 Sunday.
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Twins drop home opener against Athletics

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Yoenis Cespedes proved he can play through a hurting right heel, giving Scott Kazmir and the Oakland Athletics a spark with a pair of RBI that helped spoil the Minnesota Twins' home opener with an 8-3 victory on Monday. Cespedes has been hobbling around the last few days with the injury, but the team wasn't worried enough about it to hold him out of the...
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10 days ago  |  Discuss

Athletics Updates on Yoenis Cespedes, Coco Crisp, Ryan Cook & Craig Gentry

The Oakland Athletics have had a ton of injury news surfacing in the past 24 hours.  They're off to a mediocre 3-3 start but that would be a 5-1 start if Jim Johnson hadn't blown a couple saves.  The last thing this team can afford to have happen is a growing list on the Disabled List.  They're not capable to go out and fill those spots due to their financial restraints...
Via MLB Injury News
10 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Power hitter Yoenis Cespedes still trying to master new swing

Yoenis Cespedes There are not many sluggers in the Oakland A’s lineup, so when Yoenis Cespedes steps up to the plate, fans wait anxiously on the edge of their seats for that monster swing, which usually results in a homerun. When Cespedes cames to the Athletics in 2012, he made a splash with 23 home runs and 82 RBIs. He ended that season with a .292 batting average. The next season...
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25 days ago  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: 3 up and 3 down

Oakland A’s: 3 up and 3 downEric Sogard 2013 was a great year for the Oakland A’s. They won the AL West for a second year in a row with a 96-66 record. Hopes were high as the Athletics entered the postseason. However, the season ended just like it had in 2012 in the fifth game of the series. The A’s and the Detroit Tigers were tied two games apiece. Ultimately, the Tigers...
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March 04, 2014  |  Discuss

The Oakland A’s Should Look To Trade Yoenis Cespedes

For the past few months now, I’ve been making overtures with Oakland A’s fans trying to see if there is any agreement, or sense of logic, in my assessment that the A’s should look into possibly trading their star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this offseason,  two years before he even is eligible to become a free agent.  Most of the time this overture is met with some understanding...
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August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

A's opening up for Cespedes show

The Oakland A's have decided to make a change in light of Yoenis Cespedes winning the Home Run Derby.

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July 17, 2013  |  Discuss

The Oakland Athletics: Cespedes wins the 2013 Home Run Derby

When Yoenis Cespedes was picked to represent the American League in the 2013 Home Run Derby, some were Yoenis Cespedes wins 2013 Home Run Derby quite surprised. Many were not expecting a small market team player who had never participated in the Home Run Derby before to be chosen. But Cespedes was thrilled and ready for the challenge. Cespedes, who is originally from Cuba and has...
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July 16, 2013  |  Discuss

Cespedes smashes windshield in HR Derby

Two Chevrolet Silverado’s were placed in center field at Citi Field and while twitter argues over which balls actually hit the truck there was no doubting that Yoenis Cespedes smashed the windshield. While the smash happened in the second round, Cespedes actually hit enough home runs to qualify for the finals in the first round but his second round was enough to earn the American...
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July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

Cespedes' family was stranded

While Yoenis Cespedes was making a name for himself in MLB last season, his family was battling a much more harrowing ordeal of their own on their way to the States. 

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July 15, 2013  |  Discuss

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