The Grant Napear Show - May 4, 2016Grant starts the show after the A's game today and was joined by his longtime friend Chris "Mad Dog" Russo from the MLB Network to talk about the baseball season, the NBA Playoffs, and growing up in New York. Grant then had on Scott Howard-Cooper to talk about the NBA Playoffs and the Kings Head Coach search. Grant then took calls on what fans who they wanted for the Kings next head coach. Grant ended the show with an interview with Sharks Analyst Bret Hedican to talk about the Sharks 2-1 lead over the Predators in the second round of the Stanley Cup Playoffs.
Mariners Rally Against A's Bullpen For First Sweep Of SeasonSeattle Mariners rallied for a back-and-forth 9-8 win over the Oakland Athletics on Wednesday and their first 2016 series sweep.
Mariners Hit 3 Home Runs To Power Past The AthleticsRobinson Cano, Kyle Seager and Leonys Martin hit home runs, Hisashi Iwakuma pitched seven solid innings and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 8-2 on Tuesday night.
The Grant Napear Show - May 3, 2016Grant started the show talking about the lack of calls at the end of the Oklahoma City Thunder San Antonio Spurs game last night. Grant had on Kurt Helin of probasketballtalk.com to talk about the OKC-SA game and the controversy with the non calls at the end of the game. Grant's next guest was Jim Barnett, TV analyst of the Golden State Warriors, to talk about the Warriors playoff run and the health of Steph Curry. Next up on the show was Ken Korach who talk about the A's season so far. Grant finished the show by taking calls about the Kings search for a new head coach.
Davis Homers Twice But Athletics Lose 4-3 To MarinersRobinson Cano had three hits and scored twice, Kyle Seager hit a tiebreaking double in the sixth inning and the Seattle Mariners beat the Oakland Athletics 4-3 on Monday night.
Altuve Homers To Back Fister In Astros' 2-1 Win Over A'sJose Altuve homered leading off a game for the fourth time this season, one of just two hits by Houston, and the Astros beat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 Sunday to avoid a series sweep.
Gray Lasts Only 2 Innings, A's Lose 9-4 To TigersSonny Gray lasted only two innings in the shortest start of his big league career, and the Oakland Athletics lost 9-4 to the Detroit Tigers on Wednesday night. J.D. and Victor Martinez both homered for the Tigers.
Hill Pitches 7 Outstanding Innings, A's Beat Tigers 5-1Hill allowed four hits in seven scoreless innings, and the Athletics beat the Tigers 5-1 on Tuesday night.
Tigers' Collins Flips Off Home Crowd During Win Over AthleticsAfter missing what looked to be a routine fly ball in the lights at Comerica Park in Detroit, the home crowd started heckling him.
Athletics Lose To Tigers 7-3, Dropping 3rd Straight On RoadThe Oakland Athletics were the first team to break through to score against Jordan Zimmermann and strung together 10 hits against the Detroit Tigers.
Davis, Crisp Homer To Back Hill As A's Beat Yankees 7-3Khris Davis and Coco Crisp homered on consecutive pitches, backing Rich Hill's six strong innings, and the A's beat the New York Yankees 7-3 Thursday night to complete a three-game sweep.
Lowrie's 4 Hits Leads A's Over Yankees 3-2 In 11 InningsJed Lowrie tied his career high with four hits, doubling in the 11th inning and scoring the go-ahead run on Mark Canha's single to lead the Oakland Athletics over the New York Yankees 3-2 on Tuesday night.