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Yoenis Cespedes Disappears Before Game Then Ends Season With Mets [Video]

Yoenis Cespedes Disappears Before Game Then Ends Season With Mets

Yoenis Cespedes Disappears Before Game Then Ends Season With Mets On Sunday, the 34-year-old outfielder failed to report for the team's afternoon matchup against the Braves. The Mets then put out a..

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From the Mets acquiring Yoenis Cespedes to Manny Ramirez heading to Los Angeles, here are the best deadline deals of the 2000s. - Published

Mets' Dominic Smith homers in third straight game Friday, capitalizing on Yoenis Cespedes opt-out

Smith went deep for the third straight game Friday night
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Mets legend Dwight Gooden says Yoenis Cespedes may get 'blackballed' after 2020 opt-out

Yoenis Cespedes opted out of the 2020 MLB season after starting the season with the team, which drew the ire of former Cy Young winner Dwight Gooden. - Published

Yoenis Cespedes' departure (and who-to-believe story) just latest example of Mets being a magnet for drama

"There's two sides of the story," said Brandon Nimmo, adding more inrigue to slugger's opt-out. 
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Mets teammates don't fault Yoenis Cespedes for opting out because of COVID-19 concerns

Pete Alonso and Brandon Nimmo have no issues with Cespedes leaving without contacting the team. 
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With Yoenis Cespedes gone, Mets have more flexibility at DH

Manager Luis Rojas said he envisions using several different players in the role
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Samson: What the Mets did wrong with the Yoenis Cespedes situation

David Samson sits down to discuss Yoenis Cespedes opting out of the season
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Mets Star Yoenis Cespedes Opts Out Of The Season By Packing Up His Bags And Just Leaving

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Fantasy Baseball Waiver Wire: On Yoenis Cespedes, Roberto Osuna replacements and Yusei Kikuchi's breakout

From prospect Nick Madrigal to the Astros' new closer, Scott White highlights some of the biggest pickups from the weekend.
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There's more to Yoenis Cespedes' move than just an opt-out

The last the Mets heard from Cespedes was his agent's phone call to Brodie, at some point later in Sunday's game, telling the GM that Yo was calling it a season — and in doing so, ending his Mets..
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Mets’ Yoenis Cespedes Opts Out of 2020 Season

Cespedes had failed to show up to the ballpark in Atlanta for the Mets’ game against the Braves on Sunday, and the team did not know his whereabouts. After the game, it announced his decision to opt.. - Published

Yoenis Cespedes Update: Mets Baseball Player Decides To Opt Out of Season

Yoenis Cespedes has been found after not showing up to the ballpark for a scheduled baseball game on Sunday (August 2). The 34-year-old baseball player for the New York Mets caused concern earlier in..
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NY Mets Can't Find Yoenis Cespedes, Never Reported To Ballpark

The NY Mets are concerned about their star outfielder Yoenis Cespedes -- saying he didn't show up to the ballpark for Sunday's game -- and hasn't checked in with team officials. In other words, they're.. - Published

Mets unable to contact Yoenis Cespedes after ballpark no-show; team doesn't believe his safety is at risk

The Mets are playing in Atlanta on Sunday, but do not know where Cespedes is
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Mets unable to contact Yoenis Cespedes after slugger doesn't report to ballpark Sunday, Brodie Van Wagenen says

A Mets source later said an hour later that the team has "no reason to believe Yoenis' safety is at risk" at this time.
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Yoenis Cespedes Is Missing From the Mets, the Team Says

The team said Cespedes failed to show up to the ballpark in Atlanta, where the team was playing the Braves. - Published

Mets' slugger Yoenis Cespedes a no-show for game Sunday

New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes did not report to the ballpark in time for Sunday's game at Atlanta. "Our attempts to contact him have been unsuccessful," Mets general manager Brodie Van.. - Published

Mets say they can't reach Cespedes in Atlanta

The Mets have not been able to contact Yoenis Cespedes, who did not report to Truist Park for Sunday's game against the Braves, according to general manager Brodie Van Wagenen.
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Yoenis Cespedes not at ballpark at Mets play Braves

Yoenis Cespedes did not show up to the ballpark for Sunday's game. Team officials say they haven't received "any explanation for his absence." - Published

New York Mets Star Yoenis Cespedes Didn't Show Up for MLB Game, Team Is Unable to Contact Him

Major league baseball star Yoenis Céspedes, who plays for the New York Mets and was an integral player in their run to the World Series back in 2015, did not report to the team’s game today (August..
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MLB Star Power Index: Joe Kelly mocks the Astros; Yoenis Cespedes shushes haters

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Will Yoenis Cespedes be a 'remember me' MVP for the Mets?

The oft-injured slugger has a message for MLB: He's back and ready to rake.
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Cespedes' 1st HR since '18 powers Mets' 1-0 win

Yoenis Cespedes homered for the first time since his last major league game in July 2018 to give the Mets a 1-0 win in their season opener.
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Yoenis Cespedes homers in return to lead Mets in Opening Day win over Braves

Yes, Cespedes can still hit, three surgeries removed from when he last played on July 20, 2018, lifting the Mets to a win on Opening Day.
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Mets' Yoenis Cespedes homers on 2020 Opening Day in first MLB game since 2018

Cespedes put the Mets up, 1-0, with his seventh inning shot at Citi Field
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Fantasy Baseball Week 2 Preview: Top 10 sleeper hitters include Howie Kendrick, Yoenis Cespedes

Stuck with an injured player in your lineup for Week 1? Prepare yourself for Week 2 with one of these 10 sleeper hitters.
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Yoenis Cespedes will DH on Opening Day but says he's ready to play field

Regarding Cespedes playing leftfield, manager Luis Rojas said, "I feel comfortable, I want to say, with how he's looked off the bat moving and everything, but I want to see more action — him..
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Yoenis Cespedes, Rick Porcello and more to watch for when Mets face Yankees in home-and-home exhibition series

The No. 1 player to watch will be Yoenis Cespedes, who figures to play both games, one in leftfield and one as DH.
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Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes vows to be ready on Opening Day

The presumptive DH also said he'll be ready to contribute as part of the outfield rotation.
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Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes says he'll be ready for Opening Day after missing 2019 season

Cespedes missed the entire 2019 season, but expects to be available when the Mets play their first game on July 24
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Mets' Yoenis Cespedes showing why Brodie Van Wagenen is 'excited' for slugger's return

The Mets slugger, who hasn't played since July 2018, still needs to show progress on the basepaths and in the outfield but his swing is rounding back into form.
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Yoenis Cespedes practices at first base, but Mets manager Luis Rojas says not to read anything into that

The Mets have flirted with the idea of Cespedes playing first in the past, but right now they have Pete Alonso and plenty of depth at the position.
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Luis Rojas says Yoenis Cespedes has been sprinting, but wouldn't say what's next for slugger in Mets workouts

There is less optimism about Jed Lowrie, who has been dealing with a leg injury since at least February, 2019.
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Yoenis Cespedes as DH would be a 'luxury,' says Mets manager Luis Rojas

Mets manager believes they have several options to fill the new DH slot in their lineup.
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Brodie Van Wagenen 'optimistic' Yoenis Cespedes will be ready for Opening Day

The GM also said that Jed Lowrie remains in the large brace that he wore on his left leg during spring training and that Michael Conforto is fully recovered from his strained oblique.
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Mets GM 'optimistic' Yoenis Cespedes will play in 2020 as team tweaks player pool, mulls Tim Tebow addition

The Mets added veteran bats Melky Cabrera and Gordon Beckham to their player pool on Monday
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Yoenis Cespedes, Mets would hit it off well with universal DH

A healthy Cespedes isn't the only candidate for DH at-bats with the Mets, who long have squeezed square offensive pegs into round defensive holes.
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Mets position analysis: J.D. Davis, Dominic Smith or Yoenis Cespedes makes who's right in left a tricky question

Two of the three possibilities are converted infielders, and the most dynamic option has missed two seasons because of injuries.
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Fantasy Baseball Mailbag: Long-term looks at Brandon Woodruff, Jose Berrios, Jack Flaherty and Shane Bieber

How should we value Brandon Woodruff in the long term? What about Yoenis Cespedes in the short term? What about closers in a condensed season? Scott White tackles these questions and more.
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Yoenis Cespedes progressing, could play sooner than later for Mets

He is running at full speed to first base and there is a good chance that his bat could be a presence in the lineup, though it might not be for Opening Day.
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Mets' Seth Lugo says he 'felt good' after live BP session

Mets slugger Yoenis Cespedes hits two homers off him, but the reliever is pleased with work as he recovers from broken pinky toe.
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Cespedes breaks silence, aims for Opening Day

Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes backtracked on his vow to avoid the media and said he is planning to be ready for Opening Day.
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Back on the Field, Yoenis Cespedes Is Mum About What Kept Him Away

The Mets hope the two-time All-Star outfielder, sidelined by injuries since 2018, can return to form. - Published

Fun battle between Jacob deGrom, Yoenis Cespedes highlights Mets workout

During a live batting practice showdown, Jacob deGrom and Yoenis Cespedes went mano a mano, with the two-time Cy Young Award winner seeming to get the better of the hobbled slugger.
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Yoenis Cespedes of Mets says he won't speak with media for indefinite period

Cespedes is scheduled to take live batting practice on Monday, his first participation in formal team activity since 2018.
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Mets' Yoenis Cespedes seen running, hitting, fielding in Twitter video

The 34-year-old Cespedes has been out since July 2018 after surgery on both heels last year and then right ankle fractures that required surgery in May. 
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New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes' ankle injury result of boar encounter, report says

New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes has not played since halfway through 2018. The answer as to why became a little clearer this week. - Published

Fractured ankle suffered by Yoenis Cespedes last year was result of encounter with wild boar, report says

The boar reportedly was removed from a trap on Cespedes' property in Port St. Lucie, Florida, and either charged at or startled the Mets slugger, causing him to step in a hole.
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