Yoenis Cespedes has been ridiculous lately

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As the A’s heat up, it’s worth noting that one of the biggest reasons for it has been their biggest offseason acquisition: Yoenis Cespedes.

All of the A’s did great against the Blue Jays last night, but Cespedes had a particularly nice evening: two doubles, a walk, two runs scored two RBI and a stolen base. Since the All-Star break, he’s 21-for-44 (.477) with eight extra-base hits and 14 RBI.  Overall he’s hitting .302/.361/.533 with 13 homers and 50 RBI.

Not bad for a guy who’s only making $6.5 million this year. And who anyone could’ve had a few short months ago.