Dodgers' Yasiel Puig impresses countryman
Outfielder, 22, has another big Cactus League game, this time against the Oakland Athletics and fellow Cuban defector Yoenis Cespedes, who believes Puig is ready for the major leagues. Outfielder, 22, has another big Cactus League game, this time against the Oakland Athletics and fellow Cuban defector Yoenis Cespedes, who believes Puig is ready for the major leagues.
HBT: Trout unanimous pick for Rookie of the Year
Despite an historically awesome crop of competitors, Mike Trout won American League Rookie of the Year honors in a landslide, claiming the top spot on all 28 ballots. Yoenis Cespedes finished second.
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Anderson pitches A’s past Tigers to avoid sweep
OAKLAND, Calif. — Brett Anderson outdueled fellow playoff first-timer Anibal Sanchez and received stellar defense all over the diamond, and the upstart Oakland Athletics avoided another playoff sweep by Detroit, beating the Tigers 2-0 Tuesday night in their AL division series. The A’s cut their deficit in the best-of-five matchup to 2-1. Coco Crisp saved a likely home run by Prince Fielder with a leaping catch at the top of the center-field wall in the second — and the A’s will play another day in this improbable season full of remarkable rallies. Yoenis Cespedes hit an RBI single in the …
Tigers, Fielder Foiled in 2-0 Game 3 Loss to A's
Prince Fielder halted his home run trot when Coco Crisp snagged his fly at the top of the center-field wall in the second. He seemed stunned when shortstop Stephen Drew robbed a single from him in the fourth, and he stopped his sprint around first when Yoenis Cespedes made a diving catch in left in the seventh.
Injured Cespedes hits home run as Athletics top Orioles
Yoenis Cespedes and the A's topped the Orioles 3-2 to prevent Baltimore from taking first place in the AL East.
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