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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.


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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – July 15th, 2014

  Tuesday in Vegas. The boys are in Vegas for the NBA Summer League. They caught the Kings yesterday playing the  D LEAGUE select team. The Kings were winners as Ben McLemore shined with 18 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/15/2014

MINNEAPOLIS, MN - JULY 14:  American League All-Star Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland A's bats during the Gillette Home Run Derby at Target Field on July 14, 2014 in Minneapolis, Minnesota.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Cespedes Repeats As Home Run Derby Champ

The Oakland Athletics Yoenis Cespedes followed up his 2013 title with a resounding win, outslugging the Cincinnati Reds Todd Frazier 9-1 to defend his title.


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Cespedes To Defend Home Run Derby Title

Jose Bautista and Troy Tulowitzki have announced three members of their respective teams for Monday night’s Home Run Derby at Target Field. Joining Bautista on the American League team are Oakland’s Yoenis Cespedes, who was […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/09/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 25:  Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammates Yoenis Cespedes #52 and Josh Donaldson #20 after hitting a three run home run in the first inning against the New York Mets at Citi Field on June 25, 2014 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Cespedes, Moss Send A’s Past Mets 8-5

Claimed off waivers in spring training last year, Brad Mills toiled in Triple-A for a couple of teams and even went to Japan before getting another shot in the big leagues. No wonder he fits […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/25/2014

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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.


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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.


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The Grant Napear Show – June 11, 2014

The Grant Napear Show talked about the NBA Finals game yesterday talking about the impressive game by the San Antonio Spurs. Grant talked about the game last night with the Oakland A’s and the throw […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - JUNE 10:  (Center)Collin Cowgill #7 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim is mobbed by his teammates after hitting a walk off homerun to defeat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 in fourteen innings at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on June 10, 2014 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

Cowgill’s Walk-Off Homer Lifts Angels Past A’s

About two hours after Yoenis Cespedes made a defensive play for the ages, Collin Cowgill decided not to watch while the Oakland left fielder chased after his long drive in the 14th inning. Cespedes couldn’t […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2014

NEW YORK, NY - JUNE 4: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics rounds second base after he hits a home run against the New York Yankees during the fourth inning in a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on June 4, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Cespedes Homers Twice, A’s Rally Past Yanks 7-4

Make no mistake about it: Sean Doolittle and the Oakland Athletics are enjoying these wins over the skidding New York Yankees. Yoenis Cespedes homered twice, Josh Donaldson hit a tiebreaking shot in the seventh inning […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/04/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - MAY 18: Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics hits during the second inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on May 18, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Cespedes Drives In 5; A’s Sweep Indians 13-3

CLEVELAND (AP) The Oakland Athletics showed off their offensive prowess all weekend at Progressive Field. Sunday’s 13-3 win gave Oakland a three-game sweep over slumping Cleveland, a series in which the Athletics outscored the Indians […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/19/2014

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Cespedes’ Late HR Lifts Athletics Over Mariners

Another well-pitched game for the Oakland Athletics came with a price. Scott Kazmir threw six sharp innings before leaving with tightness in his left triceps, and Yoenis Cespedes hit a two-run homer that broke a […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/14/2014