Coco Crisp

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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

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 01: Jorge Soler #68 of the Chicago Cubs hits a double against the Milwaukee Brewers during the second inning on September 1, 2014 at Wrigley Field in Chicago, Illinois.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 25 Starts And Sits

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

09/12/2014

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Mixed Emotions For Athletics After Weekend

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 It was a big weekend for the Oakland Athletics. They entered Friday two games back of the division leading Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim. Luckily for them, Friday was also […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/25/2014

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Reddick’s Hot Play Since Return, A Welcome Sight For Athletics

By Matt Furtado / KHTK Sports 1140 The Oakland Athletics beat the Houston Astros Tuesday night after a six run ninth inning comeback. It was a complete team effort, but Josh Reddick’s play was key […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/30/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 21:  Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics is pied in the face by Yoenis Cespedes #52 after hitting a walk off single against the Boston Red Sox during the tenth inning at O.co Coliseum on June 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Boston Red Sox 2-1 in 10 innings.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Win In 10th On Crisp Walkoff Hit

Even with a runner on second and an open base at first, Coco Crisp fully expected Boston closer Koji Uehara to come right after him. For the second straight game, Oakland’s speedy leadoff hitter guessed […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/21/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 20:  Coco Crisp #4 of the Oakland Athletics hits an RBI single scoring Kyle Blanks #88 in the bottom of the eighth inning against the Boston Red Sox at O.co Coliseum on June 20, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won the game 4-3. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Crisp’s Single In 8th Lifts A’s Past Boston, 4-3

Coco Crisp says it is too early to declare the Athletics the best team in baseball, even though their record says otherwise. Oakland’s veteran center fielder has been around far too long to make that […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/20/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 15:  Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics hits a three run home run off of Vidal Nuno (not pictured) of the New York Yankees during the first inning at O.co Coliseum on June 15, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Norris, Crisp Power A’s Past Yankees

The Oakland Athletics took time out to honor retiring Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter before Sunday’s game, giving him a vintage bottle of fine Northern California wine and a check for his foundation. They didn’t treat […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/16/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - JUNE 6: Marcus Stroman #54 of the Toronto Blue Jays delivers a pitch in the first inning during MLB game action against the St. Louis Cardinals on June 6, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 12 Starts And Sits

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

06/13/2014

Coco Crisp (Phtoo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Crisp, A’s Agree To 2-Year Extension

Center fielder Coco Crisp is staying with the Oakland Athletics for an additional two seasons, agreeing Friday to a new contract through 2016 that adds $22.75 million in guaranteed money. The agreement includes a 2017 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/07/2014

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