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Mom Says Yuba City Star Max Stassi Recovering After Taking Fastball To Head For Astros

The pitch that hit Stassi came with the bases loaded in Wednesday night’s game with the Astros down a run to the Texas Rangers. It counts as Stassi’s first major-league RBI.

08/22/2013

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Freiman, Gray Help A’s Shutout Astros, 5-0

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Sonny Gray has been hearing the comparisons since his high school days in Tennessee. The references to Tim Hudson, another right-hander with a slight build and a big arm. Fittingly, in the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/16/2013

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – August 16, 2013

Keith and Dave kick off the show with the “Morning After” with the best highlights from Thursday including the Giants big win in Washington and Sonny Gray’s performance against the Astros. In the “Beyond on […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/16/2013

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – August 15, 2013

Keith and Dave kick off the show with the “Morning After” with the best highlights from Wednesday including Chris Young getting robbed in another tough loss, LA Dodgers walk-off and the Rangers win. The Kings […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/15/2013

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A’s Fall To Astros After Controversial Call, 5-4

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Bartolo Colon’s velocity was up but so was his fastball. After four months of dominant outings and even talk of a possible run at another Cy Young Award, the 40-year-old Colon has […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/14/2013

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – August 14, 2013

Keith and Dave kick off the show with the “Morning After” with the best highlights from Tuesday including the A’s tough loss to the Astros and the six games that went to extra innings. The […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/14/2013

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The Grant Napear Show – August 13, 2013

Grant began the show discussing the Cy Young race, James Harrison’s recent comments about ‘Hard Knocks,’ and NFL defensive lineman Travis Johnson’s comments about Tony Romo. Callers gave their thoughts on which NFL commentator is […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/13/2013

Bud Norris (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Orioles Aquire P Norris From Astros, Place P Hammel On DL

BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Orioles have acquired right-hander Bud Norris from the Houston Astros to help bolster a rotation that will be without injured Jason Hammel for what could be an extended period. The Orioles […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/31/2013

Justin Maxwell (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images)

Royals Acquire OF Maxwell From Astros

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Kansas City Royals have acquired outfielder Justin Maxwell from the Houston Astros for minor league pitcher Kyle Smith in an attempt to upgrade their depth for the stretch run. Maxwell […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/31/2013

Coco Crisp (Photo By Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Crisp’s Homer Gives A’s 4-3 Win Over Astros

HOUSTON (AP) The Oakland Athletics weren’t concerned when they were down by two runs entering the seventh inning on Wednesday against the Houston Astros. They hit three homers after the seventh inning in the first […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2013

Grant Balfour (Photo By Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Astros Rally Off Balfour For 5-4 Win Over A’s

HOUSTON (AP) A’s closer Grant Balfour hadn’t blown a save all season, and his streak of 44 straight saves was an Oakland record and the sixth longest run in major league history. But things went […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/24/2013

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TTYM: The Indy 500 Winner Buzz and Why You Should Never Eat At A Stadium

Tara Lipinsky brings you some of the most interesting sports stories you may not have heard about in That Thing You Missed.

05/31/2013

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