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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

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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

Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Lester Fans 15, Gomes Hits Slam As Red Sox Top A’s

Jon Lester struck out a career-high 15, allowing one hit over eight scoreless innings and pitching the Boston Red Sox over the Oakland Athletics 6-3 on Saturday.

05/03/2014

Dustin Pedroia #15 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with David Ortiz #34 after he hit grand slam home run. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Pedroia Slam Helps Red Sox To 7-1 Win Over A’s

Dustin Pedroia hit a grand slam for his 100th career home run and Clay Buchholz picked up his first win at home as the Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 7-1 on Friday night.

05/02/2014

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

Red Sox rookie Brandon Workman delivers a pitch against the Oakland A's on Sunday, July 14, 2013. (Credit: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Oakland Walks Off With 3-2 Win Over Red Sox

Newly acquired Matt Thornton gave up a gaming-winning, walk off hit to the A’s on Sunday and took his first loss with the Red Sox.

07/14/2013

Alfredo Aceves #91 of the Boston Red Sox throws during a game with Oakland Athletics. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Red Sox Option Aceves To Triple-A, Will Reportedly Look For Trade Partners

The Red Sox have optioned right-hander Alfredo Aceves to Triple-A Pawtucket, and will look to trade the pitcher according to reports.

04/24/2013

Andrew Bailey #40 of the Boston Red Sox celebrates with teammate David Ortiz #34 of the Boston Red Sox after striking out the side to end the game and win 6-5 against the Oakland Athletics in the ninth inning during the game on April 24, 2013 at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Drew And Ortiz Carry Red Sox Past A’s 6-5

Stephen Drew hit a two-run triple, David Ortiz had two hits and drove in a run and the Boston Red Sox beat the Oakland Athletics 6-5 on Wednesday afternoon to take a three-game series.

04/24/2013

A lone fan waits during a rain delay for the Oakland Athletics and the Boston Red Sox to resume play at Fenway Park on April 23, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

A’s Beat Sox 13-0 In Rain-Shortened Game

Bartolo Colon allowed three hits and the Oakland Athletics capitalized on eight walks, two balks and two errors to beat the Boston Red Sox 13-0 in a rain-shortened seven-inning game Tuesday night.

04/23/2013

Mike Napoli celebrates with David Ortiz of the Boston Red Sox. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Roche: Red Sox Rebound

After an emotional weekend at Fenway Park where what happened “off” the field mattered way more than what occurred “on” it, it was nice to see the Red Sox open up their series with the Oakland A’s with a victory.

04/22/2013

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