VIDEO: Mike Trout, Coco Crisp exchange wall grabs

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Angels center fielder Mike Trout robbed A’s slugger Yoenis Cespedes of an extra-base hit with this leaping catch along the left-center field wall Wednesday night in Anaheim …

That probably would have fallen just short of a home run. But still … great grab.

A’s center fielder Coco Crisp then decided to get in on the party in the bottom of the second:

That one was most definitely headed out. Not shown in that short video highlight was Crisp giving a finger-wag to the Angel Stadium fireworks operator, who thought Josh Hamilton had just left the yard.

Giants sign Austin Jackson to two-year, $6 million contract

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The Giants announced on Monday night the signing of outfielder Austin Jackson. According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, it’s a two-year, $6 million deal with performance incentives that allow Jackson to earn up to an additional $2.5 million for a total of $8.5 million.

Jackson, who soon turns 31 years old, spent last season with the Indians. In 318 plate appearances, he hit .318/.387/.482 with seven home runs, 35 RBI, and 46 runs scored.

The Giants have been on the hunt for a center fielder and Jackson addresses that need relatively cheaply. Jackson will join Hunter Pence and newcomer Andrew McCutchen in the outfield.