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  1. Baseball's trade deadline: The latest dealsRead the original story

    15 min ago | SILive.com

    Boston's outstanding southpaw Jon Lester was traded along with outfielder Jonny Gomes to Oakland for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.

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  2. Oakland A's Trade Cespedes For Lester, GomesRead the original story w/Photo

    54 min ago | NBC Los Angeles

    ... CSNNE reported. He averaged 25 homers a year in his first two seasons with the A's after defecting from his native Cuba, and has 17 homers so far this year to go along with a .256 batting average, a .303 on-base percentage and a .464 slugging ...

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  3. Red Sox deal Lester to A's for slugger CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    56 min ago | Albany Times Union

    The person spoke on condition of anonymity because neither club announced the swap, another blockbuster by A's general manager Billy Beane to win the Lester sweepstakes.

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  4. Will Red Sox make Rusney Castillo their next big addition?Read the original story w/Photo

    59 min ago | Over The Monster

    While the trade deadline has stolen the spotlight of late, there's a storm brewing in Miami, where Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo has been working out for interested teams.

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  5. Who Is Yoenis Cespedes? All You Need To Know About Boston's Newest OutfielderRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    ... to their historically bad outfield in Yoenis Cespedes. Cespedes is said to be one of the best prospects to come out of Cuba, and has put up some solid numbers over his first three years in Major League Baseball. Here is all you need to know about ...

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  6. It's Tough to See Jon Lester go, but Acquiring Yoenis Cespedes is a Fascinating MoveRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Boston.com

    ... liked the return. Cespedes is as fun to watch as his name is to say. A three-year veteran at 28 after defecting from Cuba, is a one-man force of nature, albeit one who still has some recklessness in his game. His top statistical comp, Bryce Harper, ...

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  7. Jon Lester traded: A's were supposed to do Yoenis Cespedes...Read the original story

    1 hr ago | NJ.com

    The A's traded the Cuban outfielder to the Boston Red Sox on Thursday morning to get ace Jon Lester back.

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  8. Lester for CespedesRead the original story

    1 hr ago | Baseball Musings

    The 28-year-old Cespedes is batting .256 with 17 home runs and 67 RBIs. He belted 23 homers in his 2012 rookie season and 26 home runs last season.

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  9. Lester to A's; Red Sox land CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Chicago Cubs

    ... Yankees. Cespedes, who is mainly a left fielder but has also started three games in center this season, came over from Cuba in 2012. The Red Sox had interest in him at that time before he signed with Oakland. The 28-year-old signed a four-year, $36 ...

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  10. MLB trade deadline: Lester dealt from Red Sox to A's for CespedesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | PennLive.com

    The final day for Major League Baseball teams to trade players without putting them through waivers started with a bang Thursday.

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  11. Unlike Lester, will Red Sox extend Yoenis Cespedes?Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Over The Monster

    Yoenis Cespedes is here for 2015, but will the Red Sox let him walk afterwards, or do they have long-term plans for their new outfielder? Yoenis Cespedes is now a member of the Boston Red Sox.

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  12. Jon Lester Trade: Lefty Goes to the Athletics for Yoenis CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Big Lead

    So much for a quiet baseball trading deadline, eh? The Red Sox and Athletics dropped a genuine blockbuster today, with Boston sending Jon Lester to the West Coast for Yoenis Cespedes .

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  13. Prominent black Cuban dissident asks the Congressional Black Caucus...Read the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Babalu Blog

    Cuban dissident Yris Tamara Perez Aguilera personifies courage. The petite Afro-Cuban dissident has suffered beatings, imprisonment and sexual harassment at the hands of Raul Castro's goons in Cuba.

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  14. Twitter Reacts as Jon Lester Is Reportedly Traded for Yoenis CespedesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The Oakland Athletics continued their wheeling and dealing ways Thursday by acquiring starting pitcher Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes prior to the 4 p.m. ET non-waiver trade deadline.

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  15. Boston Red Sox trade Jon Lester, Jonny Gomes to Oakland Athletics for Yoenis CespedesRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    ... outfielder who has hit 66 home runs over the last three seasons, his first three in the majors after signing out of Cuba. An American League All-Star this year, Cespdes is hitting .256 with 26 doubles, 17 home runs and a .303 on-base percentage. He ...

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  16. Live MLB Trade Deadline coverage: Get the latest news and updates as...Read the original story

    2 hrs ago | MassLive.com

    Breaking : The Boston Red Sox have traded Jon Lester and Jonny Gomes to the Oakland A's in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.

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  17. Reports: Lester, Gomes Traded to Oakland Athleticsmore 12 minutes agoRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Boston.com

    According to multiple reports, Red Sox lefthander Jon Lester has been traded to the Oakland Athletics along with Jonny Gomes.

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  18. Red Sox send Lester to Aa s in monster swap for CespedesRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | New York Post

    Red Sox ace Jon Lester is headed to the Oakland A's in exchange for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, according to The Post's Joel Sherman.

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  19. Jon Lester traded to Athletics: reportsRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | CBC News

    The Boston Red Sox have traded ace right-hander Jon Lester and outfielder Jonny Gomes to the Oakland Athletics for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, according to reports.

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  20. Yemen repatriates 8 Saudi Al-Qaeda suspectsRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Daily Star

    ... who have joined Al-Qaeda in the Arabian Peninsula, based in Yemen. Former prisoners at the U.S. Guantanamo prison in Cuba who had been returned to Saudi Arabia for rehabilitation in December 2006 underwent a reform program but later escaped to ...

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