Mariano Rivera

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Memorable Moments In MLB All-Star History

New York Yankees’ legendary shortstop Derek Jeter made his fourteenth and final appearance in the MLB All-Star Game last night at Target Field in Minneapolis. Jeter got a pair of hits and scored the first […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/16/2014

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The Grant Napear Show – September 25, 2013

Grant opened the show discussing Shaq, Terrelle Pryor’s concussion, and tomorrow night’s divisional matchup between the 49ers and Rams. Callers weigh in on Shaq and Sacramento’s downtown arena project. Grant also talked about Mariano Rivera’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–09/25/2013

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Rivera Blows 3rd Straight Save, A-Rod Homers In Yanks Walk-Off Win

NEW YORK (AP) Mariano Rivera stood on the mound, looking down at his cleats. Somehow, he’d let yet another lead slip away. Never before had baseball’s all-time saves leader blown three straight chances. Silenced by […]

KHTK Sports 1140–08/12/2013

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Keith Brooks & Carmichael Dave – July 17, 2013

Keith and Dave led off by recapping last night’s All-Star Game and Mariano Rivera’s memorable performance in the 8th inning that earned the Yankee legend the game’s MVP award. This prompted a conversation as to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/17/2013

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AL Blanks NL With 3-0 Shutout; Rivera named MVP

NEW YORK (AP) Mariano Rivera was all set up to save his final All-Star game – or so it seemed. Jim Leyland just wasn’t about to take that chance. Summoned in the eighth inning to […]

KHTK Sports 1140–07/17/2013

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Sports Verdict: Most Impressive Start To The Season? Mariano Rivera Vs. Miguel Cabrera

Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.

05/16/2013

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Dodgers’ Kenley Jansen Respected As One Of Majors’ Best Relievers

If Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.

03/27/2013

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The Grant Napear Show – May 9, 2012

Today on the Grant Napear Show there was a lot going on with Josh Hamilton’s 4 home run game, the NBA Draft approaching and the NBA Playoffs in full swing. Grant took calls about people’s […]

KHTK Sports 1140–05/09/2012