OAKLAND – A’s manager Bob Melvin expressed optimism that left fielder Yoenis Cespedes will play in Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Friday.
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SEATTLE – They will have home-field advantage through the first round of the playoffs. Unlike last postseason, they will also have Bartolo Colon.
SEATTLE – Oakland A’s left fielder Yoenis Cespedes left Friday’s game in the bottom of the fourth inning with right shoulder soreness.
SEATTLE – Yoenis Cespedes is back in left field for the Oakland A’s on Friday for the first time in two weeks.