Cespedes' Homer in 8th Gives A's Sweep of Royals

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Cespedes' Homer in 8th Gives A's Sweep of Royals
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Yoenis Cespedes was hitting the ball hard in all directions much of this homestand, and it seemed just a matter of time before he snapped back into fearsome-Cespedes mode. He did today at the exact right time for Oakland, mashing a solo homer to left center to lead off the eighth inning, the deciding blow in the A's 4-3 victory over the Royals.

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