Jon Lester

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – Decemeber 11, 2014 – Seg 2

Grant continued talked about the upcoming clash between the Kings and Rockets during the show’s second segment, sizing up Sacramento’s current position in the standings with an opportunity to move back above .500 with a […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/13/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30:  Jon Lester #31 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the 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 Ed Zurga/Getty Images)

Chicago Cubs Win Jon Lester Sweepstakes

Jon Lester agreed Tuesday night to a $155 million, six-year contract with the Cubs, the first big deal of the offseason involving a top-level starting pitcher and one Chicago hopes will help end more than […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/10/2014

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – November 9, 2014 – Seg 3

Joe Stiglich, Oakland Athletics’ insider for Comcast SportsNet California, joined Grant at the beginning of segment to talk about Billy Beane’s moves to this point in the offseason, Oakland’s famous front office-genius dismantling the squad […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/09/2014

KANSAS CITY, MO - SEPTEMBER 30:  Jon Lester #31 of the Oakland Athletics reacts after the third out in the seventh 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)

Giants Turn Attention To LHP Jon Lester

The Giants are turning their attention to Jon Lester following Pablo Sandoval’s departure. The free agent pitcher has plans to meet with the World Series champions next week, a person with knowledge of the meeting said […]

KHTK Sports 1140–11/25/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

BALTIMORE, MD - OCTOBER 11: Alcides Escobar #2 celebrates with teammate Billy Butler #16 after scoring on Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals RBI single to left field in the ninth inning against Zach Britton #53 of the Baltimore Orioles during Game Two of the American League Championship Series at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on October 11, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.

Playoff Pinch Hits: It’s All Kansas City In The American League Playoffs

The Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.

10/12/2014

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Little Joe Loudmouth: Who’s To Blame For The A’s Early Exit?

I won’t forget July 4th, hearing the news that the Oakland A’s traded for Jeff Samardzija.  At that time, the A’s were 3.5 games up on the Angels and had the best record in baseball at 53-33.  […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/03/2014

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Little Joe Loudmouth: Who’s To Blame For The A’s Early Exit?

I won’t forget July 4th, hearing the news that the Oakland A’s traded for Jeff Samardzija.  At that time, the A’s were 3.5 games up on the Angels and had the best record in baseball at 53-33.  […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/02/2014

The Grant Napear Show

Grant Napear Interview with Ernie Johnson

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 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – September 30, 2014

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 […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – October 1st, 2014

Hump day was a big day!!!  Not only did we have one of the greatest playoff baseball games in history, we also had Mike Tyson on the show. The Oakland A’s somehow lost to the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

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5 Things The A’s Must Do This Offseason

The A’s season ended in disappointing fashion last night, falling 9-8 in 12 innings in a one-game wildcard playoff in Kansas City. Oakland had the best record in baseball at the All-Star Break, but went […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/01/2014

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