Ben Zobrist

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Certain Positions In Fantasy Baseball Require Quality Backups On Your Bench

What are the thinnest positions in fantasy baseball? Catcher? The infield positions of second base, shortstop and third base? All of the above? Yes, depth is better in the outfield and first base positions, so when you think about which players to stash on your bench, think about the ones with multi-position eligibility. They may not be the most productive on a day-to-day basis, but they have the capability to be very valuable to your team’s chances of winning.

06/29/2015

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – June 15th, 2015 – Seg. 4

Brodie Brazil, host of A’s pregame live, joins Grant to talk about the A’s attempt at salvaging their season, trade rumors surrounding the team, Sonny Gray, Ben Zobrist, and more. Following the interview Grant discusses […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/15/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 2:  Ben Zobrist #18 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his grand slam against the Detroit Tigers with Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics as catcher James McCann #34 of the Detroit Tigers looks on during the seventh inning at Comerica Park on June 2, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Zobrist Hits A Grand Slam; A’s Win Against Tigers, 5-3

Ben Zobrist hit a grand slam to cap a five-run seventh inning, and the Athletics went on to beat the Tigers 5-3 on Tuesday night.

KHTK Sports 1140–06/03/2015

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Fantasy Baseball Season Is One-Third Over, So What Does Your Team Need To Win?

Two months into baseball season, and it’s time to assess what categories your fantasy team needs to improve—and win. On offense, you want to find players that can help your team batting average, for example, or move you up a few places in steals. For the pitching side, do you need more wins or saves? Figuring out now where the biggest gains are to be had in your league will make all the difference through the summer months.

05/30/2015

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – May 15th, 2015 – Seg. 6

Joe Stiglich, Oakland A’s insider on Comcast Sports Net Bay Area, joins Grant to discuss the struggles of the Green and Gold who are trying to bounce back after a terrible last few weeks. Stiglich […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/16/2015

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – May 8th, 2015 – Seg. 9

Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle joins Grant to talk about the Oakland A’s, identifying their biggest struggles and also providing an update on all the injuries for the green and gold. She also […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/09/2015

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – Feb. 25th, 2015 – Seg. 3

Susan Slusser, Oakland A’s beat writer for the San Francisco Chronicle, is in Arizona with the Oakland A’s for spring training and she joins grant to discuss the mood around spring training so far, the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/25/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 15:  Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits a walk off single with the bases loaded to score Logan Forsythe during the ninth inning of a game against the New York Yankees on September 15, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

New A’s INF Zobrist Discusses Opossum Incident

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Ben Zobrist needs few reminders of the quirks that come with playing in the Oakland Coliseum, his new home. In the 10th inning of a loss last August playing […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/13/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 6:  Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays after scoring off of a wild pitch by Tom Wilhelmsen #54 of the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning of a game on June 6, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Acquire Zobrist, Escobar From Rays

By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports Writer After spending much of the offseason dealing away stars, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane added one for a change. The A’s acquired versatile two-time All-Star infielder Ben Zobrist and […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/10/2015

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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

NEW YORK, NY - JULY 22: Newly aquired Chase Headley of the New York Yankees looks on from the dugout during the fourth inning against the Texas Rangers on July 22, 2014 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 18 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

07/25/2014

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10 Players Who Could Get Traded At MLB Trade Deadline

With the MLB trade deadline just two weeks away, it’s time to see who could potentially be on the move in late July.

07/24/2014

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