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ST LOUIS, MO - OCTOBER 18: Clayton Kershaw #22 of the Los Angeles Dodgers pitches in the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in Game Six of the National League Championship Series at Busch Stadium on October 18, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Fantasy Baseball Preview: Starting Pitcher

CBS Local Sports breaks down the top starting pitchers for your fantasy baseball draft.

03/10/2014

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Tigers Ace Verlander Has Core Muscle Repair Surgery

Tigers ace Justin Verlander underwent muscle repair surgery Thursday after injuring himself last month during offseason conditioning. Dr. Bill Meyers in Philadelphia performed the operation on Verlander, who is expected to need six weeks of […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/10/2014

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 15: Justin Verlander #35 of the Detroit Tigers pitches in the first inning of Game Three of the American League Championship Series against the Boston Red Sox at Comerica Park on October 15, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

Does Beating Verlander in Game 3 Mean Boston Will Win ALCS?

John Lackey out-pitched Justin Verlander — albeit not by much — to help the Red Sox beat the Tigers, 1-0, in Game Three.

10/16/2013

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The Grant Napear Show – October 11, 2013

Today, Grant started the show talking about the Tigers vs. Athletics ALDS game last night and how he doesn’t believe that Bartolo Colon is an ace of a staff but that Justin Verlander is. Later, […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/11/2013

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TTYM: Derrick Rose Does Duck Dynasty,Who Owns The A’s? And Best Strikeout Call Ever?

  by @TaraLipinskyMore Columns here. In this week’s That Thing You Missed another one bites the dust at a sporting event, the best strikeout call ever, and what does Derrick Rose have in common with Willie Robertson from […]

10/11/2013

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave Show – October 11, 2013

Keith and Dave reviewed the Athletics’ game five loss to the Tigers behind Justin Verlander’s dominant performance. They also debated whether pitching Sonny Gray was the right call and questioned why Bartolo Colon was never […]

KHTK Sports 1140–10/11/2013

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A’s Eliminated By Detroit Yet Again

Oakland didn’t get a hit until the seventh inning, and even though the team brought the tying run at the plate in the ninth with two outs, it wasn’t meant to be for the AL West champs this year. Again.

10/10/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 05: Sonny Gray #54 of the Oakland Athletics reacts after closing out the fifth inning against the Detroit Tigers during Game Two of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Oakland, California.

A’s Name Gray to Start Game Five as Oakland Hopes to Break ALDS Hex

Once again, it’s an elimination game at home for the Oakland Athletics at the O.co Coliseum on Thursday night, and they’re starting a rookie against Justin Verlander.

10/09/2013

DETROIT, MI - OCTOBER 07: Seth Smith #15 of the Oakland Athletics celebrates with teammate Yoenis Cespedes #52 after hitting a two RBI home run against the Detroit Tigers in the fifth inning of Game Three of the American League Division Series at Comerica Park on October 7, 2013 in Detroit, Michigan. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Resilient A’s Win Game Three After Blowing Early Lead

Oakland was up 3-0 in the fourth, but the Tigers tied it up. Right away, the A’s took the lead back and never let go of it in Game Three.

10/08/2013

SEATTLE, WA - SEPTEMBER 28: Starting pitcher Jarrod Parker #11 of the Oakland Athletics pitches in the first inning against the Seattle Mariners at Safeco Field on September 28, 2013 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Parker No Stranger to Comerica Park as A’s Look to Win Game Three

Jarrod Parker will take the mound in Game Three against the Detroit Tigers.

10/07/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 05: Stephen Vogt #21 of the Oakland Athletics gets a pie in the face by teammate Josh Reddick #16 after scoring the game winning single against Al Alburquerque #62 of the Detroit Tigers in the ninth inning to win Game Two of the American League Division Series at O.co Coliseum on October 5, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Phenomenal Pitching Put Vogt in Position to Even ALDS

Detroit and Oakland have each scored 3 runs in the series so far. The teams head to Motown for Game Three.

10/06/2013

OAKLAND, CA - OCTOBER 03: The Oakland Athletics celebrate after they beat the Texas Rangers to win the American League West Division Title at O.co Coliseum on October 3, 2012 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

A’s Looking To Defy History Against Tigers In ALDS

Oakland definitely needs to take advantage of its home-field edge in 2013, for once. The series starts tonight.

10/04/2013

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