Tag Archives: Yoenis Cespedes

Last Home Stand; Injury News

The 2013 season has been a whirlwind of emotion and celebration, and we can expect the feelings of excitement to become amplified as we enter the final two weeks of the regular season schedule with an eye on the playoffs. The A’s … Continue reading

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Is Cespedes Back on Track?

About four weeks ago I posted an entry in which I detailed the myriad of struggles Yoenis Cespedes has dealt with this season. At the time, Cespedes was batting .225 and piling up strikeouts at a dizzying rate that made Mark Reynolds look like Ty Cobb. Whatever … Continue reading

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The Sophomore Slump: An Oakland Tradition

There seems to be a strange tradition going on in recent years. A’s players who burst onto the scene as rookies come back in their second season and lose all semblance of the player that captured the hearts and minds of the fans. … Continue reading

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Braun Goes Down, Updates on Anderson and Cespedes

For those of us who don’t really care about the Royal Baby and were dying for a distraction, we now have the announcement of Ryan Braun being suspended for the remainder of the 2013 season to occupy our attention. The Biogenesis scandal has … Continue reading

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I Don’t Care Too Much for the Home Run Derby

There is no denying the transcending allure of the home run. The explosive sound of the bat making ample contact with the ball and marveling at the rate it soars over the landscape are already enough to make it the … Continue reading

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