KANSAS CITY, MO - OCTOBER 22:  Bruce Bochy #15 of the San Francisco Giants stands on the field prior to Game Two of the 2014 World Series against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on October 22, 2014 in Kansas City, Missouri.  (Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Giants Manager Bochy Returns To Camp After Heart Procedure

By DON KETCHUM Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Bruce Bochy watched Giants pitchers and catchers while a song by Waylon Jennings wafted over the sound system at Scottsdale Stadium. All was OK for the San […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/23/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - MARCH 10:  Starting pitcher Jarrod Parker #11 of the Oakland Athletics on the mound during the spring training game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Camelback Ranch on March 10, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona.  (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Oakland’s Parker, Griffin Looking Ahead To June, Not April

By DON KETCHUM Associated Press MESA, Ariz. (AP) Two of the pitchers at spring training with the Oakland Athletics are getting ready for June, not April. Right-handers Jarrod Parker and A.J. Griffin are both coming […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/21/2015

MESA, AZ - MARCH 8: A general view of an overall of HoHokam Stadium during a spring training game between the Chicago Cubs and the Seattle Mariners at HoHoKam Stadium on March 8, 2012 in Mesa, Arizona. (Photo by Rob Tringali/Getty Images)

36 Years Later, Oakland A’s Back At HoHoKam Park

By DON KETCHUM Associated Press MESA, Ariz. (AP) Thirty-six years later, the Oakland Athletics are back at HoHoKam Stadium. After basing at Phoenix Municipal Stadium since 1984, the A’s have returned to their former spring […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/21/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JULY 01:  Tim Lincecum #55 of the San Francisco Giants pitches against the St. Louis Cardinals at AT&T Park on July 1, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Lincecum On Regaining Form: ‘It’s A Total 180 For Me’

By JOSE M. ROMERO Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Tim Lincecum decided that the best way to regain the form that led to two NL Cy Young Awards was to acknowledge father knows best. And […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/20/2015

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Keith Brooks and Carmichael Dave Show – Feb 20th, 2015

2ND HOUR–1ST SEG Headlines…..

KHTK Sports 1140–02/20/2015

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - JUNE 25:  Hector Sanchez #29 of the San Francisco Giants hits an RBI sacrifice fly against the San Diego Padres during the second inning at AT&T Park on June 25, 2014 in San Francisco, California.  (Photo by Jason O. Watson/Getty Images)

Giants’ Sanchez Eager For Comeback After 2 Concussions

By JOSE M. ROMERO Associated Press SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) Hector Sanchez’s physical on Wednesday was scheduled for 1:30 p.m. local time. But maybe Sanchez, excited as he was to be at spring training on the […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/19/2015

GLENDALE, AZ - MARCH 22: A general view during a game between the Chicago White Sox and the San Francisco Giants at Camelback Ranch on March 22, 2014 in Glendale, Arizona. (Photo by Sarah Glenn/Getty Images)

5 Reasons To Get Excited For Spring Training

Pitchers and catchers report today for 13 of the MLB teams, with 5 teams reporting yesterday to their various spring training locations.


MIAMI, FL - AUGUST 05:  Anthony Bosch (R), former Biogenesis of America clinic owner, walks out of a Federal building after being charged with conspiracy to distribute steroids on August 5, 2014 in Miami, Florida. Federal authorities say that 10 people were arrested in connection with the Major League Baseball steroid scandal.  (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Former Owner Of MLB Steroid Clinic Sentenced To 4 Years

By CURT ANDERSON AP Legal Affairs Writer MIAMI (AP) The former owner of a Florida medical clinic who posed as a doctor and illegally supplied steroid injections and other performance-enhancing drugs to professional baseball players […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/17/2015

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Beane Makes Low-Risk Move, Brings Back Fan Favorite Zito

By Matt Furtado/KHTK Sports 1140 Monday began with news of former Oakland Athletics first baseman Jason Giambi announcing his retirement and it ended with starting pitcher Barry Zito, 36, returning to the A’s. One former Athletic […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/17/2015

MIAMI, FL - MAY 24: Casey McGehee #9 of the Miami Marlins rounds the third base to score in the second inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Marlins Park on May 24, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

McGehee, Giants Finalize 1-Year Deal

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Third baseman Casey McGehee and the San Francisco Giants have agreed to a $4.8 million, one-year contract and avoided salary arbitration. San Francisco acquired the 32-year-old from the Miami Marlins in December […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/17/2015

WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 04:  Tyler Clippard #36 of the Washington Nationals celebrates a call in the tenth inning against the San Francisco Giants during Game Two of the National League Division Series at Nationals Park on October 4, 2014 in Washington, DC.  (Photo by Patrick Smith/Getty Images)

Clippard, Athletics Avoid Arbitration, Agree At $8.3M

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) Right-hander Tyler Clippard and the Oakland Athletics avoided salary arbitration when they agreed to an $8.3 million, one-year contract. Clippard was 7-4 with a 2.18 ERA in 75 relief appearances last year […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/12/2015

MIAMI, FL - MARCH 31:  A general view of Marlins Park during Opening Day  at Marlins Park between the Miami Marlins and the Colorado Rockies on March 31, 2014 in Miami, Florida.  (Photo by Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images)

2017 MLB All-Star Game Host Announced

By STEVEN WINE AP Sports Writer MIAMI (AP) The Marlins’ wait to host an All-Star Game will end in the franchise’s 25th season. A person familiar with the decision says the Marlins have been awarded […]

KHTK Sports 1140–02/11/2015