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NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 06: Brandon McCarthy #38 of the New York Yankees delivers a pitch against the Kansas City Royals during the first inning of a MLB baseball game at Yankee Stadium on September 6, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Rich Schultz/Getty Images)

Little Joe Loudmouth: Brandon McCarthy Owns Ryan Theriot On Twitter

Former major leaguer Ryan Theriot wasn’t impressed by the Dodgers new GM hire of Farhan Zaidi, and of course, went to Twitter to voice his opinion. Wow Dodgers! Nice hire for the GM job. Hahahahahaha…….Good luck […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/07/2014

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WATCH: Fan Catches Two HR Balls

Former Oakland A’s and River Cats player Chris Carter hit two home runs on Tuesday night but that wasn’t the story of the game. You have to give it up to Astros fan Tim Pinkard, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/13/2014

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WATCH: MLBer Celebrates Win With Backflip

The Kansas City Royals have won eight straight games and are in first-place in the AL Central after beating the A’s on Monday night. How would you celebrate after taking the lead in the division […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/12/2014

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VIDEO: A’s Stephen Vogt As An NBA Referee

Jonny Gomes is back in Oakland which means it’s time for one of his entertaining appearances on MLB Network’s Intentional Talk. Gomes was joined by his A’s teammate Stephen Vogt who showed off his skills as an […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/07/2014

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Deuce’s Must-See Video Of The Day

Chicago White Sox slugger Adam Dunn has spent 14 years in MLB and he did something that he’s never done. He pitched during Tuesday night’s 16-0 loss to the Rangers. Dunn’s fastball was Barry Zito-esque […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/06/2014

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Athletics Chase A Third Straight AL West Crown

Before the season has even begun, the Oakland Athletics are dealing with a devastating injury that could affect their chances of chasing a third straight AL West title. Right-hander Jarrod Parker, who had been the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–03/26/2014

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Jimenez Takes No-Hit Bid Into Sixth As Indians Win

Once Ubaldo Jimenez got through the fifth without allowing a hit, he began thinking back to his no-hitter at Atlanta in April 2010.

08/17/2013

Minnesota Twins v Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim

Angels Trade Alberto Callaspo To Athletics

Callaspo will take over at second base for the A’s. He’s played exclusively at third base this year for the Angels, but he has experience at second, having played 1,773 2/3 innings in 217 games at second in his career.

KHTK Sports 1140–07/30/2013

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A’s Rally To Beat Angels 10-6, Increase Their Lead In AL West

By MICHAEL WAGAMAN Associated Press OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Yoenis Cespedes struck out looking in his first at-bat, then quickly regained the stroke that has made him such a central part of the Athletics’ lineup. On […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/29/2013

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Reddick’s 2-Run Homer Lifts A’s Past Astros 4-3

Josh Reddick put Oakland on top with a two-run homer in the eighth inning and the Athletics remained perfect this season against the Houston Astros with a 4-3 victory Monday night.

07/22/2013

Chevrolet Home Run Derby

Last Addition To AL Home Run Derby Team Makes Lasting Impression

Yoenis Cespedes was the last member added to the Monday night Home Run Derby contest. It didn’t take him very long to reward American League team captain Robinson Cano. “I said, ‘Let me choose somebody that’s not in the All-Star [Game] so he can get an opportunity to be here,'” Cano said earlier in the day. “He accepted.” No, he dominated.

KHTK Sports 1140–07/15/2013

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A’s Extend Lead In AL West By Getting To Yu

Brandon Moss and John Jaso homered, Jarrod Parker went seven strong innings for his fourth consecutive victory and the AL West-leading A’s beat the Rangers 6-2 on Tuesday night.

CBS Sacramento–06/19/2013

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