1. MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Recap and Report Cards for Every Deal

    The 2014 MLB non-waiver trade deadline has concluded, and it didn't come and go quietly. On Wednesday, only one major trade transpired, as the St...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 4 months ago 237,788 reads 231 comments

  2. Adam Jones Loses Track of Outs, Allows Yoenis Cespedes to Jog Home on Sac Fly

    Throughout a 162-game season, MLB players are going to make mental mistakes. Fans may not like it, but it happens. Adam Jones happened to be the latest player to have a lapse in concentration...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 4 months ago 66,184 reads 47 comments

  3. Home Run Derby 2014: Winner Yoenis Cespedes Sets Stage for Huge 2nd Half

    Not that the Oakland Athletics needed more good vibes in 2014, ending the first half with the best record in Major League Baseball and acquiring Jeff Samardzija before ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 894 reads 0 comments

  4. MLB Home Run Derby 2014: Full Results and Key Storylines from Event

    The format may have been confusing, Yasiel Puig may have disappointed with zero home runs and the crowd may have been focused on other players, but Monday was Yoenis Cespedes ’ night at the Home Run Derby...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 3,053 reads 0 comments

  5. 2014 Home Run Derby Results: Convoluted Structure Still Led to Deserving Winner

    To be honest, I'm not sure how Yoenis Cespedes won the 2014 Home Run Derby, but he was clearly the best on the night, so it all worked out in the end...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 1,411 reads 0 comments

  6. Yoenis Cespedes' Home Run Derby Display Shows He Performs Best on the Big Stage

    When the lights shine brightest, Oakland Athletics outfielder Yoenis Cespedes stars. In the aftermath of a second consecutive Home Run Derby crown, it's becoming abundantly clear that the 28-year-old has a flair for the dramatic...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 4 months ago 31,577 reads 79 comments

  7. 2014 Home Run Derby Results: Yoenis Cespedes Makes History in Impressive Win

    It was a brand-new format for the 2014 Home Run Derby, but it was Yoenis Cespedes who was making the history...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 1,311 reads 0 comments

  8. Yoenis Cespedes 1st to Win Consecutive Home Run Derbies Since Ken Griffey Jr.

    Oakland Athletics left fielder Yoenis Cespedes is known for his power, but it's one thing to produce on a big stage when knocking it out of the park is the only objective...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 months ago 4,850 reads 10 comments

  9. Inside MLB's Cuban Pipeline: It's High-Risk, High-Reward

    Ken Williams wasn't even sure whether to get on the plane. The Chicago White Sox liked Jose Abreu, but they also knew they weren't alone...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 5 months ago 95,682 reads 65 comments

  10. Home Run Derby Format 2014: Explaining Updated Rules for MLB Spectacle

    Who's ready for some dingers ? This year's Home Run Derby will have plenty of them, and if that wasn't exciting enough, the format for the annual summer event has been reworked in a fun new way...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 5,089 reads 0 comments

  11. Yoenis Cespedes Injury: Updates on Athletics Star's Hamstring and Return

    Updates from Wednesday, July 2 Yoenis Cespedes has returned to the Oakland Athletics ' lineup, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle: Original ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 2,145 reads 1 comments

  12. Ranking the Oakland A's Best 2014 All-Star Game Candidates

    Despite having Major League Baseball's best record at 51-30, the Oakland A's only have one player who is currently in line for a 2014 All-Star Game starting nod ...

    Jacob Garcia Written by Jacob Garcia about 5 months ago 1,290 reads 0 comments

  13. Has Jose Abreu Already Passed Up Yasiel Puig as MLB's Best Cuban Hitter?

    Remember when Yoenis Cespedes was going to be the next great power hitter in the major leagues after defecting from Cuba? You certainly recall "The ...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 7 months ago 9,645 reads 27 comments

  14. Yoenis Cespedes Injury: Updates on Athletics Star's Hamstring and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, April 29 Yoenis Cespedes has returned to the A's lineup, according to Jane Lee of MLB .com: Updates from Monday, April 28 Yoenis Cespedes is not in the lineup for Monday's game vs...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 7 months ago 3,363 reads 0 comments