TORONTO, CANADA - MAY 24: Fernando Rodriguez #33 of the Oakland Athletics delivers a pitch in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays on May 24, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Davis, Rodriguez Agree To Deals With A’s

First baseman Ike Davis and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $3.8 million, one-year contract, while right-hander Fernando Rodriguez has received a $635,000 deal. Oakland declined to tender contracts to first baseman Kyle Blanks and […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/03/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - MAY 12:  Brett Lawrie #13 of the Toronto Blue Jays celebrates his two-run home run in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim on May 12, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

New A’s 3B Lawrie Excited For New Start In Oakland

More than worrying about the daunting task of trying to replace All-Star Josh Donaldson or dwelling on the shock of being traded from Toronto, Brett Lawrie is embracing the idea of staying healthy as he joins […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/02/2014

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 15:  Third basemen Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics  walks off the field after flying out during the game against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on August 15, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Mike Zarrilli/Getty Images)

Donaldson: Blue Jays Have Pieces To Win

Josh Donaldson has good memories of playing in Toronto. He made his major league debut there in 2010, striking out as a pinch-hitter. The following day he smacked a game-winning, two-run homer for his first […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/01/2014

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A’s Deal Josh Donaldson To Toronto

Josh Donaldson has good memories of playing in Toronto. He made his major league debut there in 2010, striking out as a pinch-hitter. The following day he smacked a game-winning, two-run homer for his first career hit.

KHTK Sports 1140–11/29/2014

DENVER, CO - JULY 26: Ike Davis #15 of the Pittsburgh Pirates rounds the bases after hitting a pinch hit home run in the ninth inning of a game against the Colorado Rockies at Coors Field on July 26, 2014 in Denver, Colorado. (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Athletics Acquire 1B Ike Davis From Pirates

The Oakland Athletics filled their second key position in five days Sunday, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27. Oakland, which […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/24/2014

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Jose Canseco Is Selling His Shot-off Finger?

- Lauren Chiong, KHTK/Sacramento According to some humorous and bizarre tweets from baseball-turned-reality-star Jose Canseco, he’d like to sell his “slightly used middle finger,” the same one he recently blew off his hand while cleaning […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/19/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 22: Billy Butler #16 of the Kansas City Royals hits an RBI single in the sixth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the 2014 World Series at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

A’s Begin Offseason Moves, Sign DH Butler

The Oakland Athletics agreed to terms on a $30 million, three-year contract with designated hitter Billy Butler through the 2017 season. The A’s announced the deal Wednesday to bring in Butler, who provides versatility for manager Bob […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/19/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 05:  A general view of the Athetics logo durring the game between the Oakland Athletics and the Houston Astros at O.co Coliseum on September 5, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Noah Graham/Getty Images)

Former A’s First Baseman Dies In Georgia

Former Oakland Athletics first baseman Kelvin Moore, who played parts of three major league seasons, has died. He was 57. The A’s confirmed Wednesday, with information provided by the family, that Moore died Sunday in […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/13/2014

PHOENIX, AZ - FEBRUARY 23:  Hiroyuki Nakajima #3 of the Oakland Athletics leads off second base during the spring training game against the Milwaukee Brewers at Maryvale Baseball Park on February 23, 2013 in Phoenix, Arizona.  (Photo by Jennifer Stewart/Getty Images)

A’s Decline To Exercise Shortstop’s Contract Option

The Oakland Athletics have declined to exercise their $5.5 million contract option for shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima and instead owe him a $500,000 buyout. The highly touted Nakajima, 32, never played a major league game after receiving […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/31/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 15:  Pitching coach Derek Lilliquist, bench coach Mike Aldrete and Manager Mike Matheny of the St. Louis Cardinals look on during Game Two of the National League Championship Series against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park on October 15, 2012 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

A’s Hire Mike Aldrete As Bench Coach

The Athletics have hired former Oakland and San Francisco first baseman and outfielder Mike Aldrete as bench coach on manager Bob Melvin’s staff. Aldrete fills a vacancy left when Chip Hale became Arizona’s manager earlier this […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/28/2014

ATLANTA, GA - AUGUST 17: Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics sits on the field after being forced out at second base against the Atlanta Braves during the fourth inning at Turner Field on August 17, 2014 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

While Giants Prep For World Series, A’s Prep For Surgeries

Oakland Athletics catcher Stephen Vogt is scheduled for surgery on his troublesome right foot Tuesday, while outfielder Brandon Moss is set for surgery on his right hip later this month. Vogt said Friday he would […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/17/2014

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Little Joe Loudmouth: Who’s To Blame For The A’s Early Exit?

I won’t forget July 4th, hearing the news that the Oakland A’s traded for Jeff Samardzija.  At that time, the A’s were 3.5 games up on the Angels and had the best record in baseball at 53-33.  […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/03/2014

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