The San Francisco Giants won the first game of the 2010 and 2012 World Series, which put them on the championship path both times.
The Kansas City Royals traded for starting pitcher James Shields before the 2013 season, giving up top hitting prospect Wil Myers.
The Baltimore Orioles and Kansas City Royals are both in the ALCS, with unlikely sweeps in their respective ALDS matchups.
The Detroit Tigers and Los Angeles Angels each find themselves in an 0-2 hole. Can either team recover?
Broadcasting great Ernie Johnson of Turner Sports joined Grant to describe his experience calling last night’s instant classic between the Royals and Athletics, the Wild Card play-in game Kansas City’s first postseason baseball appearance since […]
The Grant Napear Show opened with discussion of the recent coaching change in Oakland, the Raiders firing Dennis Allen last night in favor of assistant coach Tony Sparano, who will serve as the interim head […]
Bip Roberts came on the show today to talk about the Wild Card game tonight between the Oakland A’s and the Kansas City Royals.
The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.
For the Royals, it’s “Big Game James” – James Shields, the centerpiece of a deal with the Tampa Bay Rays that finally pushed the long-downtrodden franchise into the postseason for the first time in 29 years. For the A’s, it’s Jon Lester – the postseason star of the Red Sox last season who was acquired by Oakland at the trading deadline just for this moment.
Bob Melvin knew Oakland’s offense might struggle after trading away cleanup hitter Yoenis Cespedes. The manager just didn’t think it would be this bad. Two days after being shut out in the series opener against […]
Coming into the 2012 season, Matt Moore was likely the most-hyped pitching prospect in baseball – not without good reason.