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Yoenis Cespedes celebrates with WWE belt after winning second straight Home Run Derby

MINNEAPOLIS — Oakland A’s outfielder Yoenis Cespedes hit nine home runs in the final round to beat Reds third baseman Todd Frazier and win his second straight Home-Run Derby at Target Field on Monday. 141 more words

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MLB All-Star Game Dirty Politics

If the Major League Baseball All-Star Game had a place in American History curricula, 11-year-old me would be a figure taught alongside Boss Tweed. The democratic nature of electing the Midsummer Classic’s starting lineups was intoxicating to the dorky kid who watched coverage of the 2000 Florida recount every day after school. 641 more words

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