Fri, 11 Jul 2014 17:30:00 -0700
Updating a previous report, Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes was out of the lineup Friday, July 11, against the Seattle Mariners. The fact SP Felix Hernandez was on the mound was not a factor, but the fact Cespedes looked "frustrated" Thursday, July 10, meant manager Bob Melvin thought the outfielder could use a day off.
Fri, 11 Jul 2014 14:48:48 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes is not in the starting lineup Friday, July 11, against the Seattle Mariners.
Fantasy Tip: Replace Cespedes in your daily lineups. Cespedes is 6-for-30 in his career against Felix Hernandez, with 10 stikeouts. It is a perfect time to give him a night off.
Tue, 08 Jul 2014 15:40:10 -0700
The American League Home Run Derby participants were announced Tuesday, July 8, led by the captain, Toronto Blue Jays OF Jose Bautista. The others include Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (the reigning champion), Minnesota Twins 2B Brian Dozier and Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones.
Mon, 07 Jul 2014 12:37:30 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes is expected to participate in the 2014 Home Run Derby.
Sun, 06 Jul 2014 17:28:13 -0700
Oakland Athletics C Derek Norris, 1B Brandon Moss and OF Yoenis Cespedes, Minnesota Twins C Kurt Suzuki, Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu and SS Alexei Ramirez, Houston Astros 2B Jose Altuve, Texas Rangers 3B Adrian Beltre, Cleveland Indians OF Michael Brantley, Kansas City Royals OF Alex Gordon, Toronto Blue Jays 1B Edwin Encarnacion and Detroit Tigers DH Victor Martinez have been named as the reserves for the American League in the 2014 All-Star Game.
Fri, 04 Jul 2014 01:15:27 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes saw his 15-game hitting streak come to an end Thursday, July 3, when he went 0-for-4.
Wed, 02 Jul 2014 07:38:31 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) returned to the lineup Wednesday, July 2, as the designated hitter.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 14:23:45 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) is uncertain for tomorrow and is basically day-to-day. He's not performing any baseball activities Tuesday, July 1.
Fantasy Tip: This somewhat goes against his proclamation that he could play whenever. Keep an eye out and be prepared to keep him out of your lineup for at least a few days.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 13:10:23 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) said his hamstring is tight but he could play if needed. Cespedes is not in the lineup Tuesday, July 1.
Fantasy Tip: If you have a choice, it's probably still not worth starting him in the hopes of him doing something in pinch-hit duty.
Tue, 01 Jul 2014 12:36:26 -0700
Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (hamstring) isn't in the starting lineup Tuesday, July 1, due to a hamstring issue.
Fantasy Tip: Remove Cespedes from your daily lineups and check back in the following days to see if he's good enough to get back in there.