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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

Bob Welch#35 of the Los Angeles Dodgers winds back to pitch during a 1987 season game against the San Diego Padres at Jack Murphy Stadium in San Diego, California. (Photo by: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Former Dodgers Pitcher, Cy Young-Winner Bob Welch Dies At 57

Former Dodgers pitcher and Cy Young-winner Bob Welch has died at the age of 57, the Oakland Athletics announced Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–06/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 28: Kole Calhoun #56 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a single in his first Major League at bat against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on July 28, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Kole Calhoun Out For 4-6 Weeks With Injured Ankle

The Angels’ leadoff hitter Kole Calhoun is placed on the 15-day disabled list with an injured right ankle.

04/16/2014

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Donaldson, A’s Rally In 11th To Beat Angels Again

Josh Donaldson drove in Jed Lowrie with an 11th-inning double, and the Oakland Athletics overcame Mike Trout’s tying homer in the ninth for a 10-9 victory against the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.

04/15/2014

Pinch hitter John Jaso #5 of the Oakland Athletics is greeted by teammates in the dugout after hitting a two run home run in the ninth inning to give the As a 3-2 lead against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on April 14, 2014 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

John Jaso’s Pinch-Hit Homer Lifts A’s Over Angels, 3-2

John Jaso came up big again as a pinch-hitter with a home run against Los Angeles Angels closer Ernesto Frieri, a year and five days after doing the same thing to Kevin Jepsen at Angel Stadium — a place where Jaso just loves to hit.

04/14/2014

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

Carl Crawford #3 of the Los Angeles Dodgers high fives Andre Ethier #16 after Ethier hit a three run home-run against the Oakland Athletics during the first inning of the spring training game at Camelback Ranch on March 10, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (credit: Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Ethier, Uribe Homer As Dodgers Tie A’s, 8-8

Andre Ethier hit a three-run homer and Juan Uribe added a solo shot in the first inning off Oakland’s Jarrod Parker as the Los Angeles Dodgers and A’s played to an 8-all tie Monday.

03/10/2014

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Kershaw Hit Hard In Dodgers Spring Training Loss To A’s

Clayton Kershaw allowed five runs on two hits and three walks and was unable to get an out in the third inning as the Oakland Athletics beat the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-3 Monday.

03/03/2014

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ - AUGUST 24: Geno Smith #7 of the New York Jets passes against the New York Giants during their pre season game at MetLife Stadium on August 24, 2013 in East Rutherford, New Jersey. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Around The NFL: Raiders Game Pushed Back, Pats Lose Wilfork, Rex Ryan Supports Geno Smith

Major League Baseball is getting into the postseason and that means some NFL games are going to suffer the consequences. Speaking of consequences, the New England Patriots are dealing with a big one while Jets QB Geno Smith may suffer none.

10/02/2013

Jered Weaver #36 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the second inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 25, 2013, in Anaheim, California. (credit: Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Weaver Pitches Angels Past A’s In Home Finale, 3-1

Jered Weaver shredded the opposing lineup and Josh Hamilton drove in key runs. The Angels got flawless defense and relief pitching in a dominant win over one of the majors’ best teams.

CBS2 / KCAL9–09/25/2013

Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his two run homerun with Jed Lowrie #8 for a 7-4 lead over the Los Angeles Angels during the fifth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 23, 2013 in Anaheim, California. (credit: Harry How/Getty Images)

Richards Gets Shelled As A’s Roll Past Angels 10-5

Jed Lowrie hit a three-run homer, Brandon Moss added a two-run shot and the Oakland Athletics kept rolling toward the postseason with their fifth straight victory, 10-5 over the Angels on Monday night.

09/23/2013

Alberto Callaspo #6 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a foul ball against the Texas Rangers at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington on August 26, 2011 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Angels Trade Third Baseman Callaspo To Oakland

The Oakland Athletics have acquired third baseman Alberto Callaspo from AL West rival Los Angeles Angels for infielder Grant Green.

07/30/2013

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