Yoenis Cespedes hit a home run in the Dominican Winter League last night

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Yoenis Cespedes’ early struggles in the Dominican Winter League playoffs have been well documented, but he finally caught up with one last night. The 26-year-old outfielder turned on a 97 mph fastball from Astros’ Rule 5 pick right-hander Rhiner Cruz for a long home run over the left field fence.

Below is the video footage, courtesy of Baseball America:

Wow. That’s enough swag to make Bryce Harper blush. But honestly, should we expect anything less from this guy?

Cespedes is now 3-for-23 (.130) with six strikeouts in six games with Aguilas Cibaeñas. It’s not clear when he’ll be granted residency in the Dominican Republic, an important hurdle before he can be declared a free agent by MLB.