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Cespedes more at ease for sophomore seasonMLB.com Updated Feb 17, 2013Having never completed a round of batting practice with Yoenis Cespedes that didn't involve a single ball clearing the fence, A's manager Bob Melvin finally saw the light at the end of the tunnel on Sunday afternoon following a few home run-free pitches…Share Tweet
Seeing A's as a fluke would be a mistakeMLB.com Feb 17, 2013In every corner of the A's spring clubhouse, there's a determination to repeat the feat of 2012, but also a pride in having already accomplished something almost no one on the outside thought possible.Share Tweet
Weeks' comeback in 2013 a family affairMLB.com Feb 17, 2013Both Weeks brothers are back for 2013, Rickie having further cemented his role as the Brewers' starting second baseman with a strong finish to 2012, and Jemile back in A's camp trying to win back his old job.Share Tweet