Josh Reddick

CLEVELAND, OH - JULY 11: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates after scoring during the seventh inning at Progressive Field on July 11, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio.

Josh Reddick Hits Grand Slam, Athletics Slug Past Twins 14-1

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Jake Smolinski has made a big impression with his bat in less than 24 hours of his first home games for Oakland. Smolinski homered twice for four RBIs a day after driving […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - AUGUST 05: Josh Reddick #16 of the Oakland Athletics catches and then drops a fly ball hit off the bat of Evan Longoria (not pictured) of the Tampa Bay Rays for a single during the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum on August 5, 2014 in Oakland, California.

Three Players The A’s Should Not Trade At Deadline

The MLB trade deadline is approaching and if you’re an Oakland A’s fan, you know your team will be involved. Last year, the A’s made a splash by trading Yoenis Cespedes for ace Jon Lester. That […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/09/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 29: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics is congratrulated by Stephen Vogt #21 on his two-run homer against the Colorado Rockies in the bottom of the first inning at O.co Coliseum on June 29, 2015 in Oakland, California.

Reddick, Davis, Butler Homer For A’s In 7-1 Win Over Rockies

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Josh Reddick and Ike Davis quickly helped the Oakland Athletics put a difficult weekend behind them. Reddick and Davis hit two-run homers in the first inning to back seven scoreless innings from […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/30/2015

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When It Comes To Fantasy Baseball, Always Beware Wrist And Foot Injuries On Your Roster

Strange as it may seem, not all injuries are created equal in sports. In baseball, any kind of hand/wrist injury can really impact a hitter’s ability to turn on a fastball, and those players trying to come back from such injuries often struggle at the plate. Likewise, foot injuries are hard to overcome for hitters and pitchers, especially if it’s to a plant foot that gives the player power to swing or throw the ball.

06/20/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 10: Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics has Gatorade poured on him by Billy Butler #16 and Stephen Vogt #21 after hitting a walk off RBI against the Texas Rangers at O.co Coliseum on June 10, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Oakland Athletics defeated the Texas Rangers 5-4.

Fuld Scores Game-Winning Run On Reddick’s Grounder In Ninth

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) For one night in a rough season, Sam Fuld and the Oakland Athletics enjoyed some of that old walkoff magic that used to define this club. Fuld slid into home to just […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/11/2015

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Josh Reddick Perfectly Ends the Jordan vs. LeBron Debate

Josh Reddick knows how to end a debate. Right now, the Golden State warriors are in the middle of a series with the Cleveland Cavaliers. There are endless stories right now about who has the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/05/2015

DETROIT, MI - JUNE 3: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Detroit Tigers during the second inning at Comerica Park on June 3, 2015 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Duane Burleson/Getty Images)

Gray & A’s Send Tigers To 6th Straight Loss, 6-1

DETROIT (AP) No matter how badly things are going for the Oakland Athletics, they have a good feeling every fifth day. That’s when Sonny Gray takes the mound, and they usually have their best shot […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/04/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - MAY 24:  Josh Reddick #22 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates his home run with teammate Stephen Vogt #21 during the seventh inning of a game against the Tampa Bay Rays on May 24, 2015 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Vote Your Favorite A’s Players Into The All Star Game!

We are just over a month away until the 2015 MLB All Star Game! Who will be selected? Who will rep their team and league in Cincinnati? Well, you have a choice in the matter! […]

KHTK Sports 1140–06/01/2015

SEATTLE, WA - MAY 10:  Starting pitcher Felix Hernandez #34 of the Seattle Mariners pitches against the Oakland Athletics in the first inning at Safeco Field on May 10, 2015 in Seattle, Washington.  (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Hernandez Gets 2,000th Strikeout, Win Against A’s

SEATTLE (AP) – As soon as strike three was called, everyone in Safeco Field knew it was a special moment. Felix Hernandez became the fourth-youngest player to reach 2,000 strikeouts in a 4-3 win against the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/11/2015

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Patience Is Not A Virtue One Month Into The Fantasy Baseball Season

If you have veterans who are not performing after one month of the season, it’s time to let them go. Someone else has to chance them on the roster; you need players performing right now. So shelve your emotions and make the tough choices that other owners can’t—and won’t—make. It will help you win in September.

05/02/2015

OAKLAND, CA - APRIL 28: Eric Sogard #28 of the Oakland Athletics and Brett Lowrie #15 of the Oakland Athletics celebrate with teammates after a win against the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim at O.co Coliseum on April 28, 2015 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Game Preview: Angels At Athletics

(AP) – Mike Trout put together an impressive hitting streak to open the season, but he’s fallen on harder times in the batter’s box more recently. It’s likely no coincidence that Los Angeles’ offense is struggling […]

KHTK Sports 1140–04/29/2015

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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

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