OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 16:  A general view during the Oakland Athletics game against the Seattle Mariners at Coliseum on June 16, 2013 in Oakland, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Update On Proposed A’s Move To San Jose

A federal appeals court upheld the dismissal of antitrust claims in a lawsuit by the city of San Jose against Major League Baseball, which accused the sport of illegally blocking a proposed move of the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/16/2015

SAN DIEGO, CA - SEPTEMBER 04:  Pitcher Ian Kennedy #22 of the San Diego Padres throws the first pitch of the game against Ender Inciarte #5 of the Arizona Diamondbacks in the first inning of the game before a crowd of 16,025 at Petco Park on September 4, 2014 in San Diego, California. (Photo by Kent C. Horner/Getty Images)

2016 MLB All-Star Game Host Announced!

By BOB BAUM AP Sports Writer San Diego’s Petco Park will host baseball’s All-Star game in 2016, making the second straight year the game will be played at a National League site. This summer’s game […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/15/2015

BALTIMORE, MD - AUGUST 28: Shortstop Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays makes a play on Caleb Joseph #36 of the Baltimore Orioles (not pictured) in the second inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on August 28, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland. (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

A’s Keep Dealing: Trade Newly Acquired Escobar To Nats

By HOWARD FENDRICH AP Sports Writer Yunel Escobar is heading to the Nationals, and All-Star reliever Tyler Clippard is going to the Athletics, thanks to the ninth deal between those clubs in a little more […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/15/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 15:  Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays hits a walk off single with the bases loaded to score Logan Forsythe during the ninth inning of a game against the New York Yankees on September 15, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

New A’s INF Zobrist Discusses Opossum Incident

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Ben Zobrist needs few reminders of the quirks that come with playing in the Oakland Coliseum, his new home. In the 10th inning of a loss last August playing […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/13/2015

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 21:  Jesse Chavez #60 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Boston Red Sox during the first inning at Coliseum on June 21, 2014 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

A’s, RHP Chavez Agree To 1-Year Deal

Right-hander Jesse Chavez and the Oakland Athletics have agreed to a $2.15 million, one-year contract that avoided salary arbitration. Chavez stepped in as a key member of the rotation in 2014 when projected starters Jarrod Parker […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/12/2015

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 6:  Yunel Escobar #11 of the Tampa Bay Rays celebrates with Ben Zobrist #18 of the Tampa Bay Rays after scoring off of a wild pitch by Tom Wilhelmsen #54 of the Seattle Mariners during the seventh inning of a game on June 6, 2014 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida.  (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Oakland A’s Acquire Zobrist, Escobar From Rays

By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports Writer After spending much of the offseason dealing away stars, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane added one for a change. The A’s acquired versatile two-time All-Star infielder Ben Zobrist and […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/10/2015

SAN FRANCISCO- SEPTEMBER 25:  Outfielder Barry Bonds #25 of the San Francisco Giants is seen during the game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at SBC Park on September 25, 2004 in San Francisco, California. The Giants defeated the Dodgers 9-5.  (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

MLB Hall Doors Remain Sealed To Steroid Suspects

By HOWIE RUMBERG AP Sports Writer Roger Clemens, Barry Bonds, Sammy Sosa and Mark McGwire’s chances to enter the Hall of Fame are dwindling. Baseball writers so far overwhelmingly have decided the outsized statistics of […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/08/2015

The Grant Napear Show

The Grant Napear Show – January 6, 2015 – Seg 5

Grant’s Rant was a discussion of the MLB Hall of Fame vote, Grant approving of the voters leaving Roger Clemens and Barry Bonds off of their ballots, criticizing those who believe that players who lied […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/07/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - OCTOBER 14:  Tim Hudson #17 of the San Francisco Giants reacts in the seventh inning while taking on the St. Louis Cardinals during Game Three of the National League Championship Series at AT&T Park on October 14, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Giants’ Hudson Undergoes Ankle Surgery

Giants right-hander Tim Hudson has undergone surgery to remove bone spurs from his right ankle, the same one he injured during the 2013 season with Atlanta that sidelined him for the final two months. The expected […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/07/2015

WASHINGTON - JUNE 04:  Randy Johnson #51 of the San Francisco Giants tips his hat to the crowd after winning his 300th career game against the Washington Nationals at Nationals Park on June 4, 2009 in Washington, DC.  The Giants won the game 5-1.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

4 Elected To MLB Hall Of Fame, Largest Class Since 1955

By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz and Craig Biggio were elected to baseball’s Hall of Fame on Tuesday, the first time since 1955 writers selected four players in one […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/06/2015

SAN FRANCISCO - APRIL 3:  Former San Francisco Giants player Stu Miller throws out the ceremonial opening pitch before the Opening Day game against the San Diego Padres on April 3, 2007 at AT&T Park in San Francisco, California. The Padres won 7-0. (Photo by Jed Jacobsohn/Getty Images)

Former Giants All-Star Pitcher Dead At 87

By JOSH DUBOW AP Sports Writer Stu Miller, the former Giants pitcher who committed perhaps the most famous balk in All-Star game history, has died. He was 87. The Giants said Monday that Miller died […]

KHTK Sports 1140–01/06/2015

KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 29:  Madison Bumgarner #40 of the San Francisco Giants celebrates after defeating the Kansas City Royals to win Game Seven of the 2014 World Series by a score of 3-2 at Kauffman Stadium on October 29, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

MadBum Earns AP Male Athlete Of The Year Honors

By JANIE McCAULEY AP Baseball Writer Madison Bumgarner sat in the outfield alongside Jake Peavy before Game 7 of the World Series and told his teammate exactly what needed to happen: Tim Hudson would work […]

KHTK Sports 1140–12/31/2014