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Yoenis Cespedes’ new ride is, well, something

Yoenis Cespedes

New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes speaks during a baseball press conference at CitiField in New York, Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2016. Cespedes agreed to a $75 million, three-year deal with the team. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens)

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Ballplayers aren’t like you and me. They make a lot of money for bringing people a lot of entertainment and, given that their weekends and evenings are booked for most of the year, they gotta spend that somehow. Cars, as we recently read, are an obsession for many of them. And we ain’t talking about Buicks, Hondas and Subarus.

Yoenis Cespedes was given a shoutout in that article linked above. He’s stepping up his game, however. Here, via the tweets of Anthony DiComo of MLB.com, is what he showed up in to the Mets complex in Port St. Lucie this morning:

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Andrew Beaton of the Wall Street Journal got an action shot:

It’s good to make $27.5 million a year.