I know it’s not a popular in the 2014 sports world but my initial thought on the A’s acquisition of Jon Lester for Cespedes is simple–let’s see how it plays out. It’ll go down as […]
The Oakland Athletics acquired left-hander Jon Lester along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday’s trade deadline, a person with knowledge of the deal said. The […]
The NBA free agency period is in top gear, and a market littered with max-contract-worthy players has left many teams feeling like this is the year they can turn the tides in their direction. Here […]
The beginning of July’s first blockbuster trade occurred about a month ago, when Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane called Chicago Cubs executive Theo Epstein to ask about Jeff Samardzija and Jason Hammel.
Scott Hatteberg joined the show today to discuss the Oakland A’s. Hitting with runners in scoring position and great pitching are the reasons the A’s are the best team in baseball.
Friday March 21st was a good day for the boys. Early on they were joined by Scott Howard Cooper who broke down the upcoming NBA draft. Discussed who the players likely to be drafted in […]
Bill James the man who created Sabermetrics joined the guys. The movie Moneyball was basically about the books and life of Bill James. He discussed the whole outlook on Sabermetrics. His philosophy took the Boston […]
Greg Amsinger from MLB Network joined Grant to talk about Major League Baseball as the season winds down. Greg discussed the suspensions of Melky Cabrera and Bartolo Colon following their positive drug tests. He further […]
Today on the Grant Napear Show, there was lots of talk about performance enhancing drug use and Bartolo Colon’s suspension. Grant took calls about steroid use in high school, the punishments in Major League Baseball […]
Oakland Athletics owner Lew Wolff said Tuesday that the team has agreed to extend the contracts of the general manager as well as team President Michael Crowley through the 2019 season.