Yoenis Cespedes

Michael Conforto, Curtis Granderson

All Alone In First: Mets Take Sole Possession Of NL East Lead

Fresh off sweeping Washington, the Mets won their fourth in a row and moved a game ahead of the Nationals for the NL East lead.

5 hours ago

MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 03:  Michael Conforto #30 of the New York Mets is congratulated by Travis d'Arnaud #7 and Kelly Johnson #55 after hitting a three run home run during a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park on August 3, 2015 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Cespedes, Mets Hammer Marlins 12-1, Take NL East Lead

Yoenis Cespedes hit three doubles and the New York Mets took over first place in the NL East, routing the Miami Marlins 12-1 Monday night.

6 hours ago

Juan Lagares, Curtis Granderson

Keidel: Mets’ Front Office Seems To Finally Understand What Needs To Be Done

The Mets gained about 40 homers, thousands of fans, and three games on Washington in just a few days without unloading one player who would have impacted this season.

24 hours ago

Yoenis Cespedes

Mets Strike At Last Minute, Trade For Tigers Slugger Yoenis Cespedes

The Mets acquired slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes.

07/31/2015

Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees runs to second base against the Boston Red Sox in the third inning during a game at Fenway Park on September 27, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts. (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Jeter Returns To Lineup; Red Sox Beat Yankees 10-4

Derek Jeter went 1 for 2 with an infield single and left for a pinch hitter in the fifth inning. Even he wasn’t going to pull the Yankees out of this hole in the next-to-last game of his 20-year big league career.

09/27/2014

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5 MLB Players That You Didn’t Know Defected From Cuba

In light of the Boston Red Sox signing Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo to a seven-year, $72.5 million deal, let’s take a look at other MLB players who defected from Cuba.

08/25/2014

Yoenis Cespedes was trade by the Oakland Athletics to the Boston Red Sox on July 31, 2014. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Yankees-Red Sox Rivalry To Take On Entirely New Look Friday Night

The last-place Red Sox may debut newcomers Yoenis Cespedes and Allen Craig on Friday night at home, where they’ll face one former teammate in New York Yankees starter Chris Capuano and possibly another in shortstop Stephen Drew.

08/01/2014

Yoenis Cespedes was traded to the Boston Red Sox on July 31, 2014. (Photo Credit: Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

5 MLB Trade Deadline Winners

After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.

08/01/2014

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Red Sox Blow Up Rotation, Send Lester To A’s And Lackey To Cardinals

Deadline day started with a bang and then an aftershock. The Boston Red Sox are without question going to look totally different in 2015.

07/31/2014

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21 Things That Have Happened Since The Last Back-To-Back Home Run Derby Champion

With 15 years between back to back champions, lots of things have happened in the sporting world during that time. With that being said, here is a look at 21 things that have happened since we last had a back-to-back Home Run Derby champion.

07/16/2014

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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.

07/15/2014

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)

Yoenis Cespedes Tops Todd Frazier In Final, Wins 2nd Straight HR Derby

Cespedes became the first repeat winner of the All-Star skills contest in 15 years, powering his way past Cincinnati’s Todd Frazier 9-1 in the final round Monday night.

07/15/2014

Zack Wheeler #45 of the New York Mets reacts in the first inning against the Oakland Athletics at Citi Field on June 25, 2014.  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Mets’ Win Streak Ends With 8-5 Loss To Oakland Athletics

Yoenis Cespedes hit a three-run double, slumping Brandon Moss had a two-run homer and the Oakland Athletics jumped all over an ineffective Zack Wheeler in an 8-5 win over the New York Mets on Wednesday night.

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.

06/12/2014

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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.

06/12/2014

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