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ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 31:  Starting pitcher Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics reacts as he returns to the dugout after being relieved in the second inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 31, 2014 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

A’s Frustrated After Being Swept In SoCal

The Oakland Athletics arrived in Orange County eager to move back atop the AL West before Labor Day. They headed back north with a struggling offense, umpiring complaints and a five-game deficit after the Los […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/31/2014

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 11: Adam Dunn #44 of the Chicago White Sox rounds the bases after hitting a solo home run during the fifth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Progressive Field on July 11, 2014 in Cleveland, Ohio. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Adam Dunn Dealt To Struggling A’s

One more shot at the playoffs for Adam Dunn before he says he’s probably done. The slugger with 460 career home runs but zero at-bats in the postseason was traded by the Chicago White Sox […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/31/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 30:  Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics reacts after strikin gout swingin with runners on second and third as catcher Hank Conger #24 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim holds the ball at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 30, 2014 in Anaheim, California  (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

A’s Offense Absent Again In 2-0 Loss To Angels

Jeff Samardzija pitched a complete game, giving up one earned run, and still lost. Adding to his frustration was the fact that the Oakland Athletics’ suddenly anemic offense was held to three hits by eight […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/30/2014

ANAHEIM, CA - AUGUST 29:  Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics hits a single in the ninth inning against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on August 29, 2014 in Anaheim, California.  (Photo by Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images)

A’s Fall Back In AL West, Blanked By Angels

Injuries are quickly catching up to the Oakland Athletics. As a result, they have to start playing catch-up with the Los Angeles Angels. Jon Lester gave up Albert Pujols’ 516th career homer during his first […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/29/2014

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After A’s Protest, Angels Rally In 10 For 4-3 Win

Even after an obstruction call compelled the Oakland Athletics to finish the game under protest, they still escaped the ninth inning with remarkable poise. In the 10th, the A’s slipped another game behind the Los […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/28/2014

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 27:  Sam Fuld #23 of the Oakland Athletics receives a high five from Coco Crisp #4 after hitting a home run in the ninth inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on August 27, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Super Sam Fuld: Late HR Powers A’s Past Astros

The Oakland Athletics have rallied to win game after game this season after trailing late. So it was no surprise that they did it again on Wednesday night thanks to Sam Fuld’s tiebreaking, two-run homer […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/27/2014

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 26:  Chris Carter #23 of the Houston Astros hits a three-run home run in the eighth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Minute Maid Park on August 26, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Former Athletic Fuels Astros Comeback Against A’s

Oakland Athletics outfielder Jonny Gomes robbed Chris Carter of an extra-base hit that likely would have given the Houston Astros an early lead on Tuesday night. After that dazzling defensive play in the fourth inning, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/26/2014

HOUSTON, TX - AUGUST 25:  Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics doubles in the third inning against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on August 25, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Samardzija Pitches A’s To 8-2 Win Over Astros

Jeff Samardzija was determined to get back on track Monday night after a couple of bad starts, so he was thrilled to see Josh Donaldson back in the Oakland lineup. Samardzija pitched eight solid innings […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

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A’s Seek Options For New Stadium At Current Site

The Oakland Athletics are checking out the possibility of building a new stadium on the same site of their current home. The A’s announced Friday that architectural consultant 360 Architecture will evaluate design options for […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

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Mixed Emotions For Athletics After Weekend

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 It was a big weekend for the Oakland Athletics. They entered Friday two games back of the division leading Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Luckily for them, Friday was also […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 23:  Derek Norris #36 and Sean Doolittle #62 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate after defeating the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim 2-1 at O.co Coliseum on August 23, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Place Sean Doolittle On DL

Athletics closer Sean Doolittle was placed on the 15-day disabled list by Oakland about an hour before Sunday’s game with the Los Angeles Angels with a strained right intercostal. Doolittle, who saved the last two […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 24:  Mike Trout #27 of the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim hits a home run against the Oakland Athletics during the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 24, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Hamilton Powers Angels Past A’s, 9-4

The Oakland Athletics dealt with a double dose of injuries even before Sunday night’s game against Los Angeles. Derek Norris was the only catcher available, with Stephen Vogt limited to emergency duty and backup John […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/24/2014

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