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Athletics | Billy Burns to start against lefties

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:24:57 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Billy Burns will likely start in center field against left-handed hitters, with OF Yoenis Cespedes playing there the rest of the time, according to manager Bob Melvin.

Fantasy Tip: Burns will make his first career start Wednesday with the team facing a left-hander. Jump on the Burns train immediately in AL-only and deep mixed leagues if you're searching for stolen bases.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes back in action

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 21:32:26 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (thumb) returned to the starting lineup Friday, July 25, against the Texas Rangers. He went 1-for-4 with an RBI and a stolen base, starting in center field and batting third in the lineup.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes returns, replaces Coco Crisp

Fri, 25 Jul 2014 13:49:44 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (thumb) is back in the lineup Friday, July 25, in place of OF Coco Crisp (rest), who has the day off.

Fantasy Tip: Good news for Cespedes. Crisp is just getting over a neck malady and could always use an extra day off. The Athletics' three-catcher lineup will keep fantasy owners guessing, though, so pay attention to their daily offensive changes.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: San Jose Mercury News - John Hickey

Athletics | Good news for Yoenis Cespedes

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 11:27:06 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (thumb) is available to pinch-hit Thursday, July 24, and could start Friday, July 25.

Fantasy Tip: This is a boon for his fantasy owners, as long as he doesn't aggravate the injury. Stay tuned for more updates.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes sitting

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 10:07:22 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes (thumb) is not in the lineup Thursday, July 24, as he continues to rest his sprained thumb.

Fantasy Tip: This could last at least a few more days if not result in a DL stint.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes suffers sprained thumb

Thu, 24 Jul 2014 05:06:39 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes' (thumb) X-rays were negative after leaving the game Wednesday, July 23, with a right thumb sprain. He hit two homers in the game before leaving.

Fantasy Tip: This is still an injury that can wreck a swing and require a DL stint. Monitor his status, but expect Josh Reddick and Stephen Vogt to see more ABs in the interim.

Comment (0) | Share: Tweet!Share on Facebook | Source: San Francisco Chronicle - Susan Slusser

Athletics | Sunday lineup notes

Sun, 20 Jul 2014 11:35:55 -0700

Oakland Athletics C John Jaso will be behind the plate against the Baltimore Orioles Sunday, July 20, with C/OF Stephen Vogt playing first base. OF Yoenis Cespedes will serve as the designated hitter.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes snaps skid

Sat, 19 Jul 2014 05:11:10 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes snapped an 0-for-19 streak with two singles Friday, July 18. It was the longest hitless streak of his career.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes snaps hitless skid

Fri, 18 Jul 2014 22:31:36 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes broke an 0-for-19 slide Friday, July 18, against the Baltimore Orioles by collecting a pair of singles. The hitless streak was the longest of his career.

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Athletics | Yoenis Cespedes wins HR Derby

Mon, 14 Jul 2014 21:06:01 -0700

Oakland Athletics OF Yoenis Cespedes took down Cincinnati Reds 3B Todd Frazier in the final round of the 2014 MLB Home Run Derby at Target Field to become just the second-ever back-to-back champ (Ken Griffey Jr. 1998-99).

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