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5 Facts You Didn’t Know About Back-To-Back HR Derby Champ Yoenis Cespedes

Yoenis Cespedes is the name on every sports announcer’s lips but what do you really know about this Cuban powerhouse center fielder with an amazing arm? Here are a few facts.

07/15/2014

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The 5 Dirtiest Plays in Baseball History

Check out our list of the 5 dirtiest plays in baseball history.

06/27/2014

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3 Things Yoenis Cespedes Was Compared To On Twitter

After Tuesday’s 300-plus foot throw to home by the Athletics’ left fielder went viral, fans took to twitter to express who and what Yoenis Cespedes really is. Here are some of the comparisons.

06/12/2014

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Who Is Yoenis Cespedes? 5 Facts You Didn’t Know About The A’s Outfielder

Yoenis Cespedes is the name on every sports announcer’s lips but what do you really know about this Cuban powerhouse center fielder with an amazing arm? Here are a few facts.

06/12/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 05: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Houston Astros during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on September 5, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Athletics Need Sonny Gray To Show Off Masterful Curveball

The Oakland A’s, bitten by the injury bug, need to lean on starting pitcher Sonny Gray even more than expected.

03/21/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 11: Derek Norris #36 and Nate Freiman #7 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after Norris hit a three-run homer against the New York Yankees in the fourth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 11, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sabathia Struggles As Yankees Lose 6-4 To A’s

As soon as Coco Crisp sent the second pitch of the game from CC Sabathia over the left-field wall it was clear the New York Yankees’ ace didn’t have his best stuff. Derek Norris also homered and drove in four runs and Bartolo Colon pitched six scoreless innings to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 6-4 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night.

06/12/2013

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A’s Edge Yankees, 6-5

Nick Swisher had already pulled the Yankees
close with one swing.

08/24/2011

Hideki Matsui

Bumbling Mets Fall Again at Home 7-3

All of a sudden, Dillon Gee looked like a scatter-armed kid out there.

06/22/2011

Boston Red Sox's Carl Crawford breaks his bat on a go ahead two-run single during the seventh inning of a baseball game at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, June 3, 2011, as Oakland Athletics catcher Kurt Suzuki looks on. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Sox Win Seesaw Battle with A’s

Carl Crawford helps the Sox snap a four-game losing streak.

06/04/2011

Curtis Granderson

Yankees Power Past A’s 10-3

Instead of being benched against southpaws, Curtis Granderson is thriving against them this season. Granderson became the first left-handed hitter to homer off Brett Anderson in nearly two years and Derek Jeter had two hits […]

06/01/2011

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