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ATLANTA, GA - MAY 20:  Jake Odorizzi #23 of the Tampa Bay Rays pitches during the first inning against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on May 20, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia.  (Photo by Daniel Shirey/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Rays

(AP) – The Oakland Athletics open this four-game series against the Tampa Bay Rays with the starter who has a substantially lower ERA, though there’s reason to believe that won’t give them that big an advantage. That’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/21/2015

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Dave, Deuce and Morgan in the Morning – May 20, 2015

Wednesday, Dave, Deuce and Morgan talk about game one of the Western Conference Finals, the NBA Draft Lottery and Marc Davis talking about keeping the Raiders in Oakland. Former Giants legend Will Clark joins the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/20/2015

HOUSTON, TX - MAY 19:  Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros is tagged out by Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics trying to score as home plate umpire Andy Fletcher looks on in the fifth inning at Minute Maid Park on May 19, 2015 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – Even when Dallas Keuchel is not at his best, the Houston Astros keep finding ways to win for their ace. As the Astros try to continue that trend, the left-hander looks to extend his undefeated […]

05/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 15:  Adam LaRoche #25 high-fives Jose Abreu #79 of the Chicago White Sox after they both scored on a double by Avisail Garcia #26 in the seventh inning of their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on May 15, 2015 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

White Sox Score Five In 7th To Beat A’s 7-6

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Chicago White Sox are getting quite comfortable putting together late comebacks. That’s four and counting for manager Robin Ventura’s ballclub so far. Avisail Garcia doubled in two runs to cap […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/16/2015

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

SEATTLE, WA - MAY 8: First Base Coach Chris Woodward #28 of the Oakland Athletics tosses his bat during an at-bat in a game against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on May 8, 2015 in Seattle, Washington. The Mariners won the game 4-3 in eleven innings.

What’s Wrong With Oakland? 5 Ways The A’s Can Turn It Around

The baseball season is more than 30 games deep and the Oakland A’s have nothing but a disappointing 12-22 record to show for it. The team is young and filled with potential, but so far […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/12/2015

OAKLAND, CA - MAY 11:  Mookie Betts #50 of the Boston Red Sox breaks up the double-play sliding into Marcus Semien #10 of the Oakland Athletics in the top of the seventh inning at O.co Coliseum on May 11, 2015 in Oakland, California. Dustin Pedroia #15 was safe at first base on the play. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Red Sox At Athletics

(AP) – Boston Red Sox starter Justin Masterson has never won in six starts at Oakland. The Athletics, however, can’t feel too confident since they’ve lost six in a row and have dropped five straight starts by Drew […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/12/2015

SEATTLE, WA - MAY 10:  Starting pitcher Felix Hernandez #34 of the Seattle Mariners pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning at Safeco Field on May 10, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hernandez Gets 2,000th Strikeout, Win Against A’s

SEATTLE (AP) – As soon as strike three was called, everyone in Safeco Field knew it was a special moment. Felix Hernandez became the fourth-youngest player to reach 2,000 strikeouts in a 4-3 win against the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/11/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30: Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates on his way to scoring after Brandon Moss #37 of the Oakland Athletics hit a two-run home run in the first inning against the Kansas City Royals during the American League Wild Card game at Kauffman Stadium on September 30, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri. (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Athletics At Twins

(AP) – The Oakland Athletics cooled off the Minnesota Twins’ surging offense behind a dominant pitching performance in the middle game of this four-game series. Scott Kazmir looks capable of keeping the Twins in check, though […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/06/2015

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Four Reasons Why The Oakland A’s Will Surprise You This Season

The Oakland A’s seem to shock the baseball world every year when they trade away star players and assemble a rag-tag group of players, only to make it to the postseason. This has become the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/16/2015

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A Roller Coaster Ride In Oakland During First Week Of Baseball

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 Although the 2015 baseball season is still fresh and new, the Oakland Athletics have learned a lot about themselves in just a short weeks time. The team has started the […]

04/13/2015

Jason Grilli #39 of the Atlanta Braves. (credit: Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

First Week Of The Season Always Means Change For Your MLB Fantasy Roster

Every year, it’s the same story: Fantasy baseball teams scramble in the first week to pick up that hot rookie or replace dud closer who has already gotten the hook from the manager.

04/11/2015

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