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Oakland's Yoenis Cespedes T-shirt giveaway still on despite trade (Photo)

The Oakland Athletics will be giving away Yoenis Cespedes "La Potencia" T-shirts to the first 10,000 fans to arrive for Saturday's game, despite the fact that they just traded Cespedes to Boston.Great news #Cespedes fans: @Athletics announce they'll still give 1st 10k fans that t-shirt on Sat. #collectorsitem— Grant Lodes (@GrantLodes...
Via Holdout Sports
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Athletics to hold Yoenis Cespedes t-shirt giveaway days after trade

Saturday may be a bit awkward for the Oakland Athletics.This is because the A's are planning to give away Yoenis Cespedes t-shirts to the first 10,000 fans through the turnstiles. This coming just after the club traded the Cuban native to the Boston Red Sox in the hours leading up to the non-waiver trade deadline.Every fan loves free stuff. But Saturday's giveaway (assuming...
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A’s have Yoenis Cespedes t-shirt giveaway scheduled days after trading him (pic)

In an instance of unfortunate happenstance that could not have been predicted all those months ago when the Oakland Athletics promotions department were organizing and scheduling ballpark giveaways, the team has an Yoenis Cespedes t-shirt giveaway scheduled for Saturday at Coliseum. Of course, the immensely popular back-to-back Home Run Derby champ was traded […] The post...
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A’s acquire Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes for Yoenis Cespedes

The final day of the trade deadline began with a blockbuster between the Oakland Athletics and Boston Red Sox. In a blockbuster trade that only strengthens their rotation, the A’s acquired left-handed ace Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes from Boston in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes. Alex Speier of was first on the […]
Via Full Scale Sports
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A’s Were Scheduled To Have Yoenis Cespedes T-Shirt Giveaway Before Trade

The Oakland Athletics need to reconsider their Saturday giveaway after today’s blockbuster trade that sent Yoenis Cespedes to the Boston Red Sox for Jon Lester and Johnny Gomez. Even without the giveaway, i’m sure the A’s will have no problem bringing in fans after this trade. [Mike Cole] The post A’s Were Scheduled To Have Yoenis Cespedes T-Shirt Giveaway Before Trade appeared...
Via Diehardsport
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Oakland Deals Cespedes, Acquire Lester and Gomes from Red Sox

The Oakland A’s have acquired starting pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes for young Cuban outfielder Yoenis Cespedes according to Alex Speier of Red Sox Beat. The Red Sox are sending under $1 million to the A’s in the deal according to Bob Nightengale of USA Today.  It is worth noting that both teams filled major voids with this trade, the A’s are finally getting...
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Deadline Deal: Lester/Gomes for Cespedes

Jon Lester tips his cap as he leaves Game 1 of the 2013 World Series (Credit David J. Phillip/Associated Press) According to, the Boston Red Sox have traded starting pitcher Jon Lester, outfielder Jonny Gomes and cash considerations to the Oakland Athletics for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and a competitive balance compensation pick in the 2015 MLB Draft. states that...
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A's acquire Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes for Yoenis Cespedes

What will likely be the biggest deal of MLB’s trade deadline, the Boston Red Sox have traded staff ace Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics. Lester, who is set to become a free agent following this season, couldn’t agree to a long-term extension with the team. What was an innevitability leading up to deadline day is now a reality.  #RedSox just traded Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes...
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Athletics send Yoenis Cespedes to Red Sox for Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes

The Boston Red Sox have traded left-handed pitcher Jon Lester to an unknown tweets Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports. Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports the Oakland Athletics have a deal in place to acquire Lester.The Red Sox have sent Jonny Gomes and Lester to the Athletics in exchange for Yoenis Cespedes, according to Alex Speier of Like what you're reading? Subscribe for...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
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Yoenis Cespedes takes home WWE belt after Home Run Derby win (Video)

Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes not only took home a trophy after winning his second straight Home Run Derby on Monday night, but also a WWE championship belt.Photo via Twitter/@TripleH.Wonder what Cespedes would pick if he had to choose between the trophy and the WWE belt. Which would you choose?Cespedes hit nine home runs in the final round to beat Cincinnati Reds...
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17 days ago  |  Discuss
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