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#52 LF

Yoenis Cespedes

Bats:
Right
Throws:
Right
Height:
5' 10"
Weight:
210 lbs
Age:
28
Born:
Oct 18, 1985
Campechuela, Cuba
Drafted:
2012 - round , overall by Oak
AVG HR RBI OBP OPS
2014 Regular Season
.256 17 67 .303 .767

Cespedes went 3 for 5 with a run scored and an RBI in Tuesday's 7-4 win at Houston.

Cespedes has hit safely in nine of 10, batting .357 with three homers and 11 RBIs.

Cespedes was 2 for 5 with two RBIs Sunday.

Cespedes needs to turn it around for fantasy owners since he is at .190 in July. Consider dangling him as trade bait if these struggles persist.

Cespedes homered twice and tied a career high with five RBIs before leaving with a sprained right thumb Wednesday.

Cespedes, the two-time reigning Home Run Derby champion, has had several hand and wrist injuries in his two-and-a-half years in the majors. A's manager Bob Melvin said the slugger hurt his thumb when he fell following an awkward swing on a ground out in the fifth. X-rays on Cespedes' thumb were negative, Melvin said.

Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star home run derby in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati's Todd Frazier by a whopping 9-1 in the final round Monday night. Ken Griffey Jr. took the title in 1998 and 1999.

Cespedes hit a total of 30 home runs on the night. He saved his best for last, a 452-foot blast to the third deck above left field that officially measured as the longest of the night.

Cespedes went 0 for 4 in a 4-1 win over Toronto on Thursday night to snap a 15-game hitting streak

Cespedes, batting .269, hit .344 (21 for 61) with 13 RBIs during his streak.

Cespedes extended his hit streak to 12 games by going 2 for 7 in a 7-6 win in 14 innings against Miami on Saturday.

The Oakland outfielder, currently batting .272, has gone 18 for 50 (.360) during his streak with three doubles, two homers and 13 RBIs.

Cespedes was 2 for 4 and scored three runs in Friday's win over Miami.

Cespedes has hit safely in 11 straight and is batting .343 with 23 RBIs over his last 24 games.

Cespedes went 2 for 4 with his 14th home run in Thursday's 4-2 win over Boston.

In addition to showing off his arm, Cespedes is performing well at the plate recently. He's 8 for 20 with two homers and seven RBIs in his last five games.

Cespedes went 3 for 5 with a double and two RBIs in Wednesday's win over the Angels.

Cespedes is batting .366 on a nine-game hitting streak.

Cespedes went 3 for 5 with two home runs in Wednesday's win over the New York Yankees.

He has three homers and seven RBIs in his last four games.

Data provided by STATS LLC.

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