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  1. Defending champion Red Sox trade 5 playersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Jose Mercury News

    They parted with their best two starters by sending left-hander Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics and John Lackey to the St. Louis Cardinals.

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  2. Tigers assemble a starting rotation for the agesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bless You Boys

    ... the White Sox at Comerica Park on July 31, 2014 - Leon Halip Starting pitchers were on the move today. The Oakland Athletics traded for Jon Lester to assemble a strong postseason rotation with Sonny Gray , Scott Kazmir , and Jeff Samardzija. Losing ...

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  3. Media reaction: Dave Dombrowski swings for the fences with David...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Bless You Boys

    ... the Tigers cornering the market on MVPs and Cy Youngs and having no CF. It was Dombrowski's response to Oakland Athletics General Manager Billy Beane's shot over the Tigers' bow in picking up battle tested starting pitcher Jon Lester from the Boston ...

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  4. Oakland A's Cespedes T-Shirt Giveaway Still On After TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | NBC Bay Area

    The Oakland Athletics still plan to give away a Yoenis Cespedes "La Potencia" T-shirt to the first 10,000 fans showing up for the Aug. 2 game against Kansas City, the team announced Thursday.

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  5. MLB Trades 2014: Grades and Analysis for Latest Deadline DealsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    The Oakland Athletics general manager is all in on a 2014 World Series crown. He's been around the league long enough to know that you can ride a deep pitching staff all the way to a title and is loading up on starting talent, even at the expense of losing a fan favorite.

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  6. A's Acquire Lester, Send Cespedes to Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | KOLO-TV Reno

    A person with knowledge of the trade says the Oakland Athletics have won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's trade deadline.

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  7. Thompson: Cespedes trade is clear indication A's are going for World SeriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Contra Costa Times

    ... the A's rotation scary good with a top four of Sonny Gray, Scott Kazmir, Jeff Samardzija and now Lester. Oakland Athletics' Yoenis Cespedes swings and sprains his thumb during the fifth inning of a Major League Baseball game against the Houston ...

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  8. A's get Lester, Gomes from Red Sox for CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Republic

    The Oakland Athletics won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday's trade deadline.

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  9. What is the fantasy impact of the Jon Lester trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Fantasy CPR

    Earlier today, the Boston Red Sox traded ace Jon Lester along with Jonny Gomes to the Oakland Athletics for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and their 2015 "competitive balance" draft pick.

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  10. Cherington Makes Best of Horrible SituationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Obnoxious Boston Fan is long-time sports journalist Bill Speros and offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on the Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, Patriots and whatever else people are talking about in the world of sports.

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  11. Fantasy Baseball: Fallout of the Lester and Cespedes tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Isportsweb.com

    The Oakland Athletics showed that they were going all-in to win the World Series in 2014 when they acquired Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel a few weeks ago.

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  12. Rounding Third: Blockbusters dominate wild deadline dayRead the original story

    Thursday | FOX16

    The Oakland Athletics started the day with a blockbuster that seemingly would have been hard to top, as they picked up left-hander Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes from Boston for slugger Yoenis Cespedes.

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  13. Billy Beane to A's Fans:Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | San Francisco Magazine

    Oakland A's fans are known to greet the Major League trade deadline with the kind of exuberance and joy usually reserved for Tax Day.

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  14. The Oakland A's Pitching Staff Will Scare The Life Out Of YouRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Daily Caller

    Could a team have put themselves in a better position to win the World Series than the Oakland A's? Less than an hour ago marked the trade deadline for non-waiver acquisitions, and the A's landed the big fish.

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  15. Aa s deal Tommy Milone to Twins for Sam FuldRead the original story

    Thursday | Foster's Daily Democrat

    The Oakland Athletics have traded left-hander Tommy Milone to the Minnesota Twins for outfielder Sam Fuld.

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  16. 2014 Trading Deadline: Evaluating the Twins Roster ShuffleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Twinkie Talk

    Apr 2, 2014; Oakland, CA, USA; Oakland Athletics center fielder Sam Fuld bumps fists with first base coach Tye Waller after hitting an rbi single against the Cleveland Indians during the fourth inning in game two of a double header at O.co Coliseum.

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  17. Yoenis Cespedes and Tommy Milone out; Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes and Sam Fuld inRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Athletics Nation

    Breaking news in Oakland as Yoenis Cespedes has been traded away and the A's and the fans try to find a way to say goodbye to the glitz and glamor of this larger-than-life player.

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  18. Billy Beane, You Did What?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Swingin' A's

    Billy Beaqne made post season assurances by trading Yoenis Cespedes to the Red Sox for John Lester and Jonny Gomes Mandatory Credit: Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports That thumping sound heard all across the East Bay this morning was that of Oakland Athletics fans' jaws dropping when they heard the news of fan favorite slugger Yoenis Cespedes being ... (more)

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  19. Block. Buster.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Virginian-Pilot

    With a few minutes left before the major-league trade deadline, something quick on today's deal of Yoenis Cespedes from the Oakland Athletics to the Boston Red Sox for Jon Lester: Sure, Cespedes is a free agent after next season.

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  20. Nightengale: Lester proves A's are all about OctoberRead the original story

    Thursday | Daily Press & Argus

    Well, just when we don't think it's possible for Billy Beane and the Oakland Athletics to surprise us again, they absolutely stun us.

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