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A’s Blockbuster Deal Sends Cespedes To Red Sox For Ace Jon Lester, Local Boy Jonny Gomes

The A’s have added another ace to their rotation, and brought back fan favorite Jonny Gomes for slugging outfielder Yenis Cespedes, confirms John Heyman of CBS Sports.


Brett Anderson of the Oakland A's. (Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

GameDay: Don’t Give Up On Resilient A’s Yet

Sunday night’s game two ended with Detroit reliever Al Alburquerque snagging a comebacker, and kissing the baseball before throwing it to first base for the final out. The kiss was seen as a classless act by some A’s player.


Johnny Gomes seen with the Cincinnati Reds. (Chris Graythen/Getty Images)

A’s Sign Petaluma Native Johnny Gomes

The A’s cleared room on the 40-man roster for Johnny Gomes on Thursday by designating infielder Adrian Cardenas for assignment.