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Top 5 MLB Power Rankings – April 30, 2015

The first month of the season is nearly complete and like any year, there are plenty of early surprises and disappointments. The defending champion Giants are currently at the bottom of the NL West with […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/30/2015

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 26: Jake Marisnick #6 of the Houston Astros steals third bases sliding under the tag of Brett Lawrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics in the top of the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on April 26, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Astros won the game 7-6. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

A’s Swept By Astros After Gattis Leads Rally In 9th

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) – The Athletics will finally get a day off – their first in more than a week and just the second of the season. With a tired bullpen and a four-game losing […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/27/2015

HOUSTON, TX - APRIL 13: Scott Kazmir #26 of the Oakland Athletics throws against the Houston Astros in the first inning at Minute Maid Park on April 13, 2015 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Astros At Athletics

(AP) – Once again shining in April, Scott Kazmir will try to help the Oakland Athletics regain their footing after an inconsistent road trip. Dallas Keuchel will try to get the Houston Astros back in the win column […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/24/2015

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Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – Kendall Graveman became one of the most anticipated young pitchers of the season due to a phenomenal spring training, but the excitement was undone in a dreadful season debut. He’ll look to bounce back […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/14/2015

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Game Preview: Athletics At Astros

(AP) – Scott Kazmir appeared to be in midseason form with a dazzling debut last week. The Oakland Athletics could surely use another solid performance as they try to get back on track in the opener […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/13/2015

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30 Players: Healthy Quad Means Returned Speed, Power For Astros’ Springer

Joining the 40-40 club (40 homers and 40 steals in a single season) has always been a rare feat, evidenced by the fact that it’s been accomplished just four times in baseball history. But if you were to make a list of baseball’s top candidates to even have a shot at reaching the milestone, Astros outfielder George Springer would be at or near the top.

04/08/2015

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – Feb 11th, 2015

2ND HOUR–2ND SEG Jim Crane owner of the Houston Astros joined Keith and Dave and talked a little baseball and a little golf.

KHTK Sports 1140–02/11/2015

ARLINGTON, TX - SEPTEMBER 27: Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics fields a ground ball in the fifth inning hit by Adam Rosales #9 of the Texas Rangers  at Globe Life Park in Arlington on September 27, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Lowrie The Most Recent Player To Jump Ship From Oakland

Infielder Jed Lowrie and the Houston Astros have agreed to a $23 million, three-year contract. The agreement, announced Monday, includes a 2018 club option. Lowrie was acquired by the Astros from Boston for pitcher Mark […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/15/2014

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Musicians + Sports: Chase Bryant On Nolan Ryan And Texas Baseball

The “Take It on Back” singer does just that as he reminisces about the glory days of the Houston Astros and watching the legendary Baseball Hall of Fame pitcher Nolan Ryan hurl when he was a kid.

09/29/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 07: Josh Donaldson #20 of the Oakland Athletics reacts in front of Jason Castro #15 of the Houston Astros after a called third strike to end the game at O.co Coliseum on September 7, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Houston Astros defeated the Oakland Athletics 4-3. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s Blow Late Lead, Fall To Houston

A day after a dramatic comeback victory, the Oakland Athletics had quite the letdown. Ryan Cook walked three of his four batters, helping the Houston Astros score two runs in the ninth without a hit […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/07/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 06:  Jed Lowrie #8 of the Oakland Athletics is congratulated by teammates after hitting a walk off single against the Houston Astros during the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on September 6, 2014 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Houston Astros 4-3.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Lowrie Propels A’s To Walk-Off Win In 9th

Jed Lowrie and Oakland are hoping Saturday’s ninth inning against Houston will carry over to the rest of the season for the Athletics. Lowrie hit a game-ending RBI single, sending the A’s to a 4-3 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/06/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 05:  Jose Altuve #27 congratulated by Chris Carter #23 of the Houston Astros after Carter hit a home run that scored both of them in the sixth inning of their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on September 5, 2014 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Carter Continues To Homer, A’s Continue To Slump

Even as their once-promising season continues to unravel, the Oakland Athletics are trying to keep a positive outlook. It’s a task that’s getting more difficult for manager Bob Melvin’s club with each passing day. Chris […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/05/2014

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