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ARLINGTON, TX - JULY 25:  Jason Hammel #40 of the Oakland Athletics leaves the game against the Texas Rangers in the sixth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 25, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Hammel 0-3 For A’s After 4-1 Loss To Rangers

Jason Hammel, the other pitcher the Oakland Athletics got in the trade with Jeff Samardzija , is still adjusting to his new team. And is still without a victory. Hammel lost his third consecutive start […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/25/2014

Deck McGuire (Photo by Nick Laham/Getty Images)

A’s Acquire Minor League RHP McGuire from Toronto

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Athletics have acquired minor league right-hander Deck McGuire from the Toronto Blue Jays for cash. The A’s said Friday that McGuire will be optioned to Triple-A Sacramento. The 25-year-old McGuire […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/25/2014

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Trade for Second Baseman Needed For Athletics

By Matt Furtado / KHTK Sports 1140 The MLB Trade Deadline is less than a week away and the Oakland Athletics still have room for improvement. Billy Beane made a big splash just before the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/25/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 24:  Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates as he rounds the bases after he hit a grand slam home run in the sixth inning of their game against the Houston Astros at O.co Coliseum on July 24, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Moss Powers A’s Past Astros 13-1

A warm day helped Brandon Moss reach another milestone and it helped Jeff Samardzija enjoy even more run support. Moss hit a grand slam and the Oakland Athletics gave Samardzija more run support than he […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 23:  Jim Johnson #45 of the Oakland Athletics stands on the pitchers mound next to John Jaso #5 and Josh Donaldson #20 after giving up a run against the Houston Astros during the eighth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 23, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Designate RHP Johnson For Assignment

The Oakland Athletics have designated right-hander Jim Johnson for assignment before Thursday’s game against the Houston Astros. Johnson, acquired in a trade with the Baltimore Orioles, was 4-2 with a 6.92 ERA in 38 games […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 23:  Yoenis Cespedes #52 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by Eric Sogard #28 after hitting a three-run home run against the Houston Astros during the second inning at O.co Coliseum on July 23, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Cespedes Hits 2 HRs, Injures Thumb In A’s Win

What should have been a runaway win for the Oakland Athletics ended with questions and concerns. Yoenis Cespedes homered twice and tied a career high with five RBIs before leaving with a sprained right thumb. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 22:  Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros slides into home plate to score a run past Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics during the third inning at O.co Coliseum on July 22, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Miss Chances, Fall To Astros In Extras

All that walkoff magic followed by whipped cream-pie celebrations the Oakland Athletics have enjoyed in recent years turned the Astros’ way this time. The big hit was missing, and the A’s watched L.J. Hoes connect […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/23/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19:  Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics pitches to Xander Bogaerts #2 of the Boston Red Sox during the sixth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 19, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Agree To 10-Year Lease To Stay In Oakland

The Athletics have agreed to a 10-year lease extension to stay in Oakland, the team and city officials announced Tuesday. After reviewing several modifications made by the Oakland City Council last week, team owner Lew […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/22/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 20:  John Jaso #5 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates after scoring a run against the Baltimore Orioles during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on July 20, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Gray, A’s Pound Orioles 10-2 To Take Series

As mid-July statements go, the Oakland Athletics delivered a powerful message to the Baltimore Orioles. Sonny Gray struck out eight to win his fifth consecutive decision, and the major-league best A’s pounded the Orioles 10-2 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/21/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 19:  Starting pitcher Jason Hammel #40 of the Oakland A's gets behind in the first inning against the Baltimore Orioles at O.co Coliseum on July 19, 2014 in Oakland, California.  The Orioles lead 8-4 in the bottom of the 9th inning.  (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Hammel Loses Again As O’s Beat A’s, 8-4

Jason Hammel planned to go home, get a good night’s rest and return to the ballpark ready to get back at it. He wants to put his latest outing behind him as soon as possible. […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/19/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 18:  Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics has Gatorade poured on him by Stephen Vogt #21 and Derek Norris #36 after hitting a walk off three run home run against the Baltimore Orioles  at O.co Coliseum on July 18, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Baltimore Orioles 5-4.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Walk-Off With Donaldson Homer In 9th

Josh Donaldson swiped the spotlight from Manny Machado in the biggest way he could. Donaldson hit a three-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning, sending the Oakland Athletics to a stunning 5-4 comeback […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/18/2014

DETROIT, MI - JULY 01: Brad Mills #49 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning of the game against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park on July 1, 2014 in Detroit, Michigan.  (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Jays Claim Brad Mills Off Waivers From Oakland

The Toronto Blue Jays have claimed Brad Mills off waivers from the Oakland Athletics, bringing the left-handed pitcher back to the team that drafted him. The 29-year-old Mills started three games for Oakland this season, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/18/2014

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Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 29, 2014

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Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 22, 2014

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5. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim (37-31)

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