Yoenis Céspedes facts for kids
Céspedes playing with the Mets on August 10, 2015
|New York Mets — No. 52|
|Born: October 18, 1985
Campechuela, Granma Province, Cuba
|Bats: Right||Throws: Right|
|March 28, 2012 for the Oakland Athletics|
(through September 4, 2015)
|Runs batted in||351|
|Career highlights and awards|
Yoenis Céspedes Milanés (born October 18, 1985) is a Cuban professional baseball player. He is an outfielder for the New York Mets of Major League Baseball (MLB). Céspedes played before for the Oakland Athletics, Boston Red Sox, and the Detroit Tigers. He has also played in the Cuban National Series. He is a member of the Cuba national baseball team. Céspedes won the Home Run Derby in 2013 and 2014.
On July 31, 2015, Céspedes was traded from the Detroit Tigers to the New York Mets in exchange for minor league pitchers Michael Fulmer and Luis Cessa.
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